Ben Heyman

12 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Following | 9 Followers | @heyheyman28 | Boston University graduate. Social Media Marketer at LogMeIn. Passionate about tech, social and new media. Love to cook, bake and drink coffee. I network.

The Coin Wants To Replace Your Credit Cards (video)

Wish you could eliminate having to carry around your wallet? The Coin wants to do just that! Just one simple card can replace your debit and credit …

Have at it, programmers: IBM makes Watson available via API

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: IBM<p>IBM didn’t have to flaunt its debatable cloud dominance over Amazon Web Services on the sides of public buses if it …

The Nimbus Alarm Clock Wants To Be Your Digital Personal Assistant

Wouldn’t you love your very own personal assistant! Yeah, we bet you would, but let’s face it, it’s not going to happen anytime soon. But to help you …

'Invisible' Bike Helmets Are A Real Thing Now

If so, then two Swedish industrial design students have solved your problem and have created an "invisible helmet" for cyclists.<p>Bike helmets are a very important safety feature, especially for those who cycle around a busy city where both drivers and pedestrians can be a problem. But there is no …

You can now join an official waitlist to be a Google Glass Explorer

It just got a little easier to pick up Google Glass. A number of tipsters noticed a change this week in Google's Glass Explorer site, which now gives users a chance to declare, "if a spot opens up, I want to purchase Glass and become an Explorer." Previously, the only way to get a Glass unit was …

Design contest: Students envision appliances of future

An army of tiny flying robots won the big prize at this year's Electrolux Design Lab competition, an annual contest for futuristic home appliances hosted by the Swedish appliance maker.<p>For Mab, an automated household system that cleans the home with hundreds of flying robots armed with drops of …

Bublcam Is A 360º Camera That Can Stream Immersive, Spherical Video In Real-Time

Meet Bublcam: a 360 degree camera made by Canadian startup Bubl that lets you capture spherical panoramas of what’s going on around you — either as still photographs or spherical video that allows you to swipe around and explore the scene. The camera can even stream video in real-time over Wi-Fi, …

Toyota Made a 4-Wheeled Segway That You Bond With Like a Horse

Japan's automakers are faced with a population that cares less about driving and can't afford to buy – let alone insure and park – a car to begin …

15 awesome 3D-printed objects have ever been realized

<i>Helen Foley is Marketing Executive at Elanders, a global printing group with production units in nine countries on four continents.</i><p>Love it or hate it, 3D printing is here to stay. It is considered the future of print and manufacturing, and is set to dramatically change the way we buy and produce …

Pivothead's new video capture glasses let you mix and match power, storage and wireless add-ons

Pivothead's video-recording specs have undergone only a slight evolution since they launched early last year, gaining live broadcast abilities through the Air Sync add-on. Here at Expand NY, however, we've seen what's next, as the company's been kind enough to bring along a prototype of its …

Rather Scrubs Facebook And Twitter, Replaces Things You Dislike With Things You Like

Remember Unbaby.me? The browser extension that promised to end the endless torrent of baby photos uploaded to Facebook by your proud procreating pals, replacing those posts with pictures of dogs, or cats, or whatever?<p>Take that concept. Expand its focus, from “babies” to “anything you’re tired of …