Mark de Haan

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'Floodlight' sensors may set off deadly septic shock - Futurity

The discovery of how interior and exterior sensors in the body work together may lead …

A Device That Converts Sunlight Into Hydrogen Fuel

Canned sunshine!<p><i>Editor's Note Although batteries are great for some things, they aren't quite up to storing large-scale solar power for later use. That's why many people are trying to make fuel from light instead.</i><p>"The idea is to take the energy in light and store it as a fuel we can use later. So …

Marked Up Photographs Show How Iconic Prints Were Edited in the Darkroom

Want to see what kind of work goes into turning a masterful photograph into an iconic print? Pablo Inirio, the master darkroom printer who works at …

How can I improve my wi-fi signal?

A reader asks for advice with a low wi-fi signal that won't send or receive.<p>I have a wi-fi system but of late the signal seems to vary from low to good and excellent. On the low and good connection it fails to send or receive though I can access internet pages. What I can do? <i><br>John Roberts, by …

Wi-Fi

How to prevent the NSA from reading your email

Advertisement<p>17 Comments<p>Credit: ollyy/Shutterstock<p>It always seems to take some sort of major meltdown for people to bother to think seriously about …

Unrealistic realism in video games

A hyperbolic life<p>Mechanics: the rules and parameters by which we live and die in the virtual realm. They're often meant to empower. Activating Bullet …

‘Oscillate’ is a Mesmerizing Digital Animation of Sine Waves by Daniel Sierra | Colossal

<p>Oscillate is a thesis animation made by Daniel Sierra for his MFA at the School of Visual Arts in New York. While essentially an experiment in …

Vertu’s First Android Phone, The New TI

Luxury phone manufacturer Vertu has once again designed a phone that is truly out of this world. The Verti Ti is unlike anything we’ve ever seen …

How Adobe Reinvented The Pen To Draw On The Internet

What is the future of the cloud-connected interface? How about a simple pen and ruler?<p>This week, Adobe announced that the Creative Suite was becoming the subscription-based Creative Cloud. It didn’t go so well. But amidst the bad news, we may have lost sight of Adobe’s rationale for pushing the …

Gigaom

Dekko is debuting its augmented reality operating system that uses the camera on your mobile device and powerful computer vision algorithms, backed …

App transcribes your shower singing into musical score

A team of music researchers has developed an app that instantly notates a tune that you sing into a mobile phone's microphone.<p>ScoreCleaner Notes …

Google unveils 'Save to Drive' button for websites, streamlines content delivery to cloud storage

Google Drive may be playing catch-up to its competitors in some ways, but the cloud storage team in Mountain View is forging ahead in others. Today, Big G announced a 'Save to Drive' button that allow users to save content directly from websites to Google-fied cloud lockers. Adding the button's …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

“I try to make poetry. Not minimalism. Not purism. Just poetry.”<p>NeoCon 2018 showcased some of the boldest brands in commercial design.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>12 rammed earth dwellings emerged in a remote part of the world’s second largest state.<p>We're …

Architecture

How to Challenge Yourself To Be A Better Photographer

We all want things to be easy, stress free, and effortless. So much in fact we often overlook the benefits of a challenge. To continue improving our …

Photography

New XM cost for Firing XMP and Deploying Resonators & Mods

The latest version of Ingress Scanner 1.25.2 brings an important update to XM depletion. There will now be an XM cost for deploying resonators, mods …

Adobe's Project Mighty Input Tools Look Pretty Awesome

Color me impressed! I figured the next generation of designer-relevant input devices would come from Apple or Wacom, but surprise—it's Adobe. The …

Google Creates Timelapses to Show How Earth Has Changed over the Past 20 Years

Ever wanted to look at the way that Earth has changed over the years? Google has put together an interesting Timelapse series doing just that. In the …

Composite Image of the Moon Taken from 47 Photos Reveals Solar Corona During a Total Solar Eclipse | Colossal

<p>Shot by Czech photographer Miloslav Druckmüller from the Brno University of Technology, these amazing composite images capture the moon during a …

Cells in hydrogel reverse diabetes in mice - Futurity

GEORGIA TECH / EMORY (US) — Scientists reversed Type 1 diabetes in mice in as …

The Ingress Economy - a visualisation of the current (hopefully) potential XM...

I wonder if the cost of upgrade is right. The chart seems to be showing that upgrades have the same xm cost as deployment (7->8 will cost you 400, …