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Mattermark Lists The Top 100 Internet Of Things Startups For 2015

• 48 of the top Internet of Things (IoT) startups are based in the Bay Area, 5 in Boston, 3 in Los Angeles and Toronto, and 2 in Dallas, Paris and San Diego.<br>• Venture funding in Jawbone, Genband, Silver Spring Networks and View Glass combined is $1.6B or 26% of all funding in the top 100 IoT …

Internet of Things

The 73 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around

New Indian tech could help rural communities bridge digital divide

Bringing Internet access to the developing world has been a major goal for both governments and the tech elite. One of the big roadblocks, though, has been the lack of quality infrastructure in third world countries -- but an Indian company may have just developed a device that can clear that …

How to achieve your goals faster

We’ve all dreamed of these lofty goals in life at one point or another.<p>Setting goals is an essential technique to  accomplishing what we truly want in our lives, and more importantly —living a more fulfilling life. And the importance of goal setting is only increasing as our ability to focus …

10 Common Web Developer Mistakes

There seem to be endless choices regarding how to accomplish the same task: to develop a website that works in today's modern web. Through research, …

Web Development

GCHQ is giving out advice on how to set a good password

UK intelligence agency wants you to simplify your approach to online passwords. But will you take data-protection advice from the organisation famed for its snooping exploits?<p>The UK intelligence agency responsible for vast amounts of snooping, as exposed by the Snowden revelations, has released new …

Surveillance

These 16 life hacks will change the way you use Gmail

But that doesn't mean it can't be better.<p>A bunch of apps and plug-ins floating around the internet can make your experience using Gmail so much more enjoyable. With these amazing add-ons, you can see when people are tracking your emails, automatically know everything about people who email you, and …

Smart insole counts your steps and keeps your toes warm

BERLIN — Everyone is fixated on how far you walk or run and how many steps you've climbed, but who is worried about your feet and if they feel safe …

NASA prototypes a drone aircraft destined for Mars

No, you're not looking at a very sophisticated boomerang -- that may be the first aircraft to fly the Martian skies. NASA has revealed that it's building a prototype for Prandtl-m (Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on Mars), a glider drone that would launch from a descending rover and …

Acer rolls out a curved, super-wide display with AMD's gaming tech

You can get desktop PC displays that are curved, super-wide and gaming-friendly, but all three at once? That's tricky. Thankfully, Acer thinks it has an answer. The company has just launched the 34-inch XR341CK in the US, giving you a curvy, 21:9 aspect ratio LCD with AMD's anti-tearing FreeSync …

Computer Hardware

You could be able to buy your own jetpack for $150,000 next year

Martin Aircraft has announced that it will begin selling its manned jetpack in the second half of 2016 for about $150,000.<p>Developed over the past 35 years, Martin says its jetpack is powered by a 200HP V4 petrol engine that drives two ducted fans for upto 30 minutes of flight time. The company …

Watch This Terrifying Cheetah Robot Jump Over Hurdles

Author: Neel V. Patel. Neel V. Patel Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.29.15.<p>Time of Publication: 1:29 pm. 1:29 pm<p>When you combine robots and cheetahs …

The Amazing Science Teachers You Wish You Had in School

I had some amazing science teachers growing up. Steve Cooperman was so kind. And Garcia Stone (not his real name, he never told us his real name, but …

How The Internet of Things is Inspiring the Next Generation of Coders

“Google Search is your best friend.”<p>That’s the advice of Intel’s Dirk Roziers, the company’s “Internet of Things” evangelist, whose job it is to go …

I/O Spotlights Google’s Machine Learning Smarts

Few will argue that this year’s I/O keynote was Google’s flashiest yet. If you were expecting people to jump out of blimps to bring you a new version of Google Glass, the event surely left you disappointed. Instead, Google used its relatively low-key keynote to announce an evolutionary update to …

Google

'World's smallest' USB 3.0 flash drive is about the size of a dime

Thanks to Moore's Law we've seen flash drives grow steadily smaller and smaller as storage capacity does exactly the opposite. To wit, the new SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 USB 3.0 storage unit is perhaps the tiniest we've witnessed yet. The company claims the device is smaller than a dime and the …

Computer Hardware

US Special Forces Are Experimenting With Bug Drones

As intelligence, reconnaissance, and surveillance needs grow, devices are shrinking.<p><b>I</b> f you hear this tiny flying bug drone buzzing around your head, …

'League Of Legends' Introduces Automated System To Battle Abusive Language

The world's most popular computer game is taking a bold new step to counter harassment.<p>"League of Legends" publisher Riot Games announced in a blog post last week that North American players now have access to a new "reform system" that works to correct abusive behavior in the competitive online …

Google has patented a potentially offensive way to predict what you like by your accent

If you say “tom-ay-to” and I say “tom-ah-to,” Google may someday suggest a tall latte for you and a nice cuppa tea for me.<p>In a patent awarded today, Google outlined a voice search system that would assess users’ accents and predict their preferences for restaurants, places, and movies based off …

Linguistics

Smart credit cards are coming. Here's what you need to know

At least four startups are betting the world isn't ready for mobile payments.<p>Unlike services like Apple Pay and Google Wallet (which use your phone), all-in-one cards or "smart cards" embrace a familiar medium -- the plastic credit card -- and turn it into an all-in-one payment solution.<p>Smart …

Entrepreneurs: Don't Write A Check Your Reputation Can't Cash

I have to say I am sick of hearing people talk about personal branding. Let’s not think of it as a brand, let’s understand it as your reputation. That reputation plays heavily into your success as an entrepreneur, particularly at securing other people’s money. And a reputation isn’t something …

The US wants cars to 'talk' to each other, sooner rather than later

The Department of Transportation wants America's cars to talk to each other, and it wants that to happen pretty soon. That's why Secretary Anthony Foxx has announced that legislation to make vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication a mandatory feature of new cars will be brought forward. At a speech …

USDOT

These startups from around the globe are innovating their way to a better world

The week-long startup competition focused on four areas of public innovation: education, energy & sustainability, health, and transportation.<p>Unlike other well-known incubators and seed funds, 1776 solely funds startups that are focused on making a major impact in heavily regulated industries.<p>At the …

Startups

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