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Tongue-Brain Link in Scientific American

Dear David,<p>Recently, <i>Scientific American</i> reported on a study conducted by our partners at the Tactile Communication and Neurorehabilitation Laboratory …

Multiple Sclerosis

The Annual Tomatina Festival in Spain

Edge of a Volcano

Photographer Denis Budkov has made a series of images of great beauty during an expedition to the volcanic complex Plosky Tolbatchik. Located in the …

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Plitvice Lakes, Croatia (by Marc Daniel Klotz)

A Technology Called Near Field Communication Is Gaining Momentum In The Race To Popularize Mobile Payments

In a new report from BI Intelligence, we take a look at why NFC is back. Apple may include it in the iPhone 6. Recent developments on the consumer, merchant, and developer side are reinvigorating NFC and making it a strong contender to become a leading technology for in-store mobile payments.<p><b>Access</b> …

FinTech

Segway Inventor Dean Kamen Thinks His New Stirling Engine Will Get You Off The Grid For Under $10K

For the new issue of Forbes Magazine I wrote an article about David Crane, the visionary CEO of NRG Energy. When I met Crane for lunch a couple weeks ago, no sooner had we sat down than he began singing the praises of this new contraption he had in his basement. The machine — which can generate 10 …

Green Kitchen on the App Store

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Disney researchers create 3D printed speakers that can take any shape

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Disney Research Pittsburgh<p>By adapting a little-used speaker technology developed in the 1930s to 3D printing, a Disney …

Zuckerberg pitches private sharing, says Messenger has 200M users

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Technology

Speed

How a Bitcoin Transaction Actually Works

At this point, you probably have a working understanding of what bitcoins are (at the very least your handle of bitcoins is like how you can kinda, …

Bitcoin

Digital Drills: The Monster Machines that Mine Bitcoin

Bitcoin! It's everywhere right now. Its value is dropping, spiking, dropping again. More and more new converts are hopping in, buying a few coins and …

Virtual Bitcoin Mining Is a Real-World Environmental Disaster

Here's a puzzle: How can a virtual currency, existing in digital form on computer hard drives, demand real power and real fuel, and have real-world …

It’s Tee Time! – 5 Great Golf Apps for iOS

It’s Masters weekend, so you know you’re going to get the urge to get the clubs out of the storage shed and hit the links. Why not try to make your …

Copper’s slump a warning sign for economy

Asharp drop in copper prices last week may be just the start of more woes for the industrial metal that has best weathered the global economic crisis.<p>Copper markets are threatening to move into surplus this year as demand is subdued by a slack global economy and new production comes into the market.<p>…

Business (Canada)

The Monday Equity Crowdfunding News Update

Although regulations permitting equity crowdfunding are months away, now is the time for investors and start-ups to prepare for equity crowdfunding, …

The Wednesday Equity Crowdfunding News Update

"Crowdfunding Expands Access To Capital For Women, Minority Entrepreneurs Huffington Post The growing popularity of crowdfunding has created a new …

Links From Press Releases Do Have Ranking Benefit Despite What Google Says

A few weeks ago, Google's Matt Cutts posted in the Google forums that links from within press releases do not "benefit your rankings." I covered this …

The Thursday Equity Crowdfunding News Update

crowdfunding is quickly becoming the world's incubation platform, changing the role of gatekeeper and finally giving the world true choice in …

The Winklevoss Twins Say They Own 1% Of All Bitcoins

"An array of speculators have now bid up the price of the Bitcoin to the point where the outstanding supply of the digital money was worth $1.3 billion at last count. The Winklevii — as they are popularly known — say they own nearly 1 percent of that, or some $11 million."<p>There are 10.8 million …

Paul Allen's VC firm to open new office in Silicon Valley

The new office will focus its investments on middle- and late-stage startups and pre-IPO deals, according to a report.<p>Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen's venture-capital firm is opening an office in Silicon Valley.<p>Vulcan Capital, which has invested in a wide array of companies, including DreamWorks …

Silicon Valley

Apple Ramping Up Production For Next iPhone Beginning In Q2, WSJ Reports

Apple is looking to start production of a new iPhone of “similar” design to the current one during the second quarter of 2013, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The production ramp-up is designed to set the stage for a summer launch of a new flagship iPhone, the report claims, …

Sonnet Launches New 15-Port Thunderbolt Dock with Built-In Storage and Optical Drive

Shortly after Apple introduced the new Thunderbolt I/O to Macs, many companies swiftly announced a variety of products to support the interface. …

Apple Is Preparing Such Big Changes To The iPhone Software That Engineers Are Using Special Filters To Hide Their Screens

He says the "word on the street" is that engineers inside Apple who are authorized to carry around new iPhones have a filter on their screen so that the side viewing angles are diminished. (Think about one of those filters people put on their desktop screens at work.)<p>The filter on the iPhone screen …

iOS

Argentina ‘Greek Tragedy’ Nears End as Debt Ruling Looms

Argentina may learn at any time whether a U.S. appeals court will rule that it must pay $1.4 billion to holders of its defaulted debt, something the …