Joshua H.K. Beasley

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OLEV-powered buses enter regular use in Korea

As of this Tuesday (August 6th) the South Korean city of Gumi’s transit system will see the addition of two electric buses that draw their power from …

New technique for turning sunshine and water into hydrogen fuel

A new technique developed by a University of Colorado Boulder team converts sunshine and water directly into usable fuel. The technique involves …

Fuel Cell

Neuromorphic chips could help reverse-engineer the human brain

Researchers at the University of Zurich and ETH Zurich have designed a sophisticated computer system that is comparable in size, speed and energy …

CreepyDOL system can destroy your privacy for about US$500

Brendan O'Connor is an unabashed hacker who has worked for DARPA and taught at the US military's cybersecurity school. CreepyDOL (Creepy Distributed …

Talk to the hand: HOT Watch turns your palm into a mobile phone

The developers at PHTL designed the watch primarily around their patent-pending Hands On Talk technology, which is where the HOT Watch gets its name. …

FAA clears drones for civilian use

Despite being constantly in the news, UAVs haven’t been seen much in the skies of the US except in military training areas or by law enforcement …

False sense of security: Your TV, car, neighborhood may be hackable

The cyber security convention DefCon and its corporate counterpart, Black Hat, that are held annually in Las Vegas present a unique tableau where the …

SOL: The $350 Ubuntu laptop that runs on solar power

We've seen solar-powered laptops before, but never one that promised to be this energy efficient. WeWi claims the SOL never actually needs to be …

Gear & Gadgets

Coming to grips with Windows 8.1: Tips and tricks

Boot to desktop, Start button, and easier navigation<p>Two of the biggest complaints of Windows 8 was having to deal with the modern-style Start screen …

Software

2013 International Aerial Robotics Competition tests student-built espionage robots

First proposed in 2010, the Mission Six scenario is that an enemy has plans for taking control of the Eurasian banking system, a move that could …