Kendall Fleming

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Givenchy Enters The VR Game with a Bang!

Whether you like it or not, technology has been taking over our lives in these last couple of years in more ways than one. We’re not talking about …

Augmented Reality

I tried the desktop of the future — and I'm sticking with the past

For the past few days I've augmented my reality at work, adding virtual displays to my office so that, while wearing a special headset, I can do things like type e-mails and read news and tweets without taking up real estate on my small laptop. I've brought virtual objects to my desk, too, like a …

Augmented Reality

Bob Marley’s Son Wants to Create the Starbucks of Weed

A day spent hanging out—and smoking weed—with Rohan Marley, the entrepreneur son of reggae legend Bob Marley.<p>Entering the tony Tribeca apartment of …

Apple Bets on Augmented Reality to Sell Its Most Expensive Phone

Apple Inc. packed its $1,000 iPhone with augmented reality features, betting the nascent technology will persuade consumers to pay premium prices for …

Augmented Reality

Russian students dominate at the computer programming olympics — and American computer science students are unsurprised

<b>(Getty/sturti)</b><p>“We don’t care enough about teaching computer science”: American programming students on why our STEM ed lags<p>Samuel Blackstone<p>June 18, 2017 9:30pm (UTC)<p>When Alexander Iverson, 20, was in first or second grade, he learned about subtraction and the order of operations. Though his …

Why your Firefox is not using multiple processes

One of Mozilla's browser biggest advantages is holding back its latest feature.<p>With the arrival of Firefox 54 last week, finally the drawn out …

Mori origami robots snap together to create folding modular machines

Origami has plenty to offer the world of robotics, inspiring clever folding machines that could find their way into our stomaches and out to Mars. …

The dangers of hacking back

Last Thursday, Representative Tom Graves (R-GA) unveiled an updated version of proposed legislation to empower the private sector to hack back. He had previously asserted that such a bill could have prevented the recent WannaCry hack and empowered “individuals and companies to fight back basically …

Cybersecurity

Toyota's latest infotainment system is powered by Linux

Toyota will be the first US automaker to use "Automotive Grade Linux (AGL)" for its 2018 Toyota Camry. In case you're understandably confused by all the competing infotaintment platforms, AGL is an open-source system based on, you guessed it, Linux. It boasts 200 members from various sectors …

Linux

Cultivating Data Scientists

Data science is now table stakes. Five years ago, it was identified as the sexiest job of the twenty-first century. Now, nearly all competitive …

Scientists Are Using CRISPR To "Program" Living Cells

Living Circuits<p>Thanks to projects like Elon Musk’s Neuralink, a future in which humankind merges with machines is on everyone’s minds. While a brain …

What Neurodiversity Is And Why Companies Should Embrace It

We’ve come to recognize the benefits of a diverse group of people in the workplace, but isn’t it time we also embrace a diverse group of brain types?<p>What if we’ve been thinking about our brains in the wrong way? What if traits like ADHD, autism, dyslexia, and others weren’t thought of as …

Getting to Grips With Time Crystals. What is That Really?

You may or may not have heard that there’s a new phase of matter been discovered and it’s called a time crystal. A team of UC Berkley physicists made …

Quantum Physics

Google helps developers bind C++ to Python

Fans of C++ praise its power and speed, but even they admit its complexity can be daunting. That's true when you're writing libraries in the …

The death of the smartphone and the birth of the next big thing

The days of the smartphone are drawing to a close: what comes next will disrupt the status quo and change how we use technology.<p><i>What will come after</i> …

Are we going from “Artificial Intelligence” to “Augmented Intelligence?”

Artificial Intelligence. I can’t think of a reference to the intellect that would feel more unauthentic and fake. It’s no wonder people turn to The Terminator or The Matrix to fathom what it’s all about. Fortunately, after 60 years of AI rumors fueled by academia and movies, we’re finally starting …

Random Forests in Python

This post originally appeared on the Yhat blog. <b>Yhat</b> is a Brooklyn based company whose goal is to make data science applicable for developers, data …

Machine Learning

Cannabis coffee pods are about to become compatible with millions of household Keurig machines

Early risers seeking a little extra from their morning buzz will soon be able to turn to their Keurig brewers. A San Diego, California, company called Brewbudz says it is preparing to introduce cannabis coffee pods to the market, and promises they’ll be compatible with the ubiquitous single-serve …

Coffee

Snapchat has quietly introduced the world to augmented reality

If there was such a thing as a Holy Grail in technology, virtual and augmented reality would probably be it. Every tech giant—from Google and Facebook to Microsoft and, reportedly, even Apple—have been researching how to connect our physical and digital worlds cohesively.<p>But Snapchat might be …

Social Media

10 Augmented Reality Stats That Will Blow You Away

Augmented reality (AR) is often mentioned in the same breath as virtual reality (VR), but the two markets are very different. Whereas VR devices block off a users' perception of the outside world and enclose them in virtual worlds, AR devices enhance a user's view of the real world with digital …

Microsoft Embraces Mannequin Challenge with HoloLens

Annoying or fun time for all, the meme of 2016 is going to be the Mannequin Challenge. We go with annoying, but hey, whatever floats your boat. It …

Exponential Creates an Augmented Reality Ad Experience with New Face Filter VDX Ad Unit

<b>Emeryville, Calif.:</b> Exponential Interactive, the digital advertising company, has released a new Face Filter functionality as a part of its VDX …

IoT and augmented reality: A match made in heaven?

If the internet of things is this year's big blockbuster, augmented reality may soon nab a breakout role as the technology enabler that lets workers …

Is Snap Inc. reshaping the path to augmented reality?

Last week, bright yellow vending machines began appearing across the U.S. dispensing a small item to great hype: Snap Spectacles. These …

What Will 'Law and Order President' Mean for Encryption, Surveillance of Citizens?

Donald Trump's surprise election victory has alarmed technology companies and civil libertarians fearful that a self-described 'law and order' president will attempt to expand surveillance programs and rejoin a long-running battle over government access to encrypted information.<p>Trump's campaign …

7 ways to be great at dating, according to science

Everyone in the dating game spends untold time, money, and emotional energy trying to find a nice person to chill with on the couch while you both actually watch Netflix — but somehow, most of us still feel like we're striking out constantly.<p>Shouldn't there be a better way?<p>Well, yes: There's no …

Paramount Pictures

The future of jobs in a Machine World

Over the past year there has been much speculation and tens of thousands of column inches devoted to trying to determine just how many jobs and what …

NASA Has Found A 'Morse Code Message' On The Surface Of Mars

NASA’s eyes in the Martian sky came across some odd-looking dashes and dots on the surface of the Red Planet recently, which they pointed out has an …

As Virtual Reality Grows, Augmented Reality Hits the Spotlight

With the excitement growing as Facebook's Oculus and HTC's Vive hit homes, the tech industry has begun to pay close attention to the sleeping giant of Augmented Reality.<p>Facebook's purchase of Oculus Rift in 2014 was, at the time, seen as confusing. It was, however, the spark that ignited an entire …

Hacking sleep: Meet the transhumanists making sleep obsolete

Not everyone wants to sleep in. A growing transhumanism community wants to sleep less, and better, and they’re going to great lengths to make it …

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