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Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence

<i>science + technology news</i><p>Top story<p>Brain "listens" to itself, re-balances its brainwave activity between hemispheres<p>January 3, 2018<p><i>You are relaxing</i> …

A Skateboarding Devotee Gets the Lounge of His Dreams

As young ones, we all dreamed of turning our rooms into the most epic pillow forts, tree houses, or any number of far-fetched spaces—if only our parents were imaginative enough to allow it.<p>Lucky enough for a South African teen, having parents with a keen sense of design not only allowed for a skate …

Architecture

Make Yourself at Home in One of These Small Spaces on Boats That You Can Rent - Dwell

Moored along rivers, lakes, and canals, these homes on the water offer easy access to land during the day—and gentle waves that will rock you to sleep at night. We scoured some of the world’s most interesting waterways to find 10 floating abodes that are surprisingly modern.<p>If you're eager to put …

Bang & Olufsen

Are You a Lazy Workaholic?

Working in reactive mode will hold you back regardless of how many hours you put in<p>A lazy workaholic works a lot, but without thinking. They're in constant reactive mode, instead of proactively charting the course for their day. They let years fly by, responding to anyone and everyone shouting …

Time Management

Make every aspect of your life better by sending 5 simple emails

You can make strides in 5 fundamental areas by just sending 5 emails.<p>1. Happiness<p>Every morning send a friend, family member or co-worker an email to say thanks for something.<p>Might sound silly but it's actually excellent advice on how to make your life better.<p>There's tons and tons and tons of …

Loneliness

Tiny 3D-printed camera lens could give drones vision like ours

One lens is good, four lenses are better. A tiny camera combines four 3D-printed lenses to mimic natural vision – with super-sharp focus in a central …

3D Printing

Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

Physics

I trained myself to be less busy — and it dramatically improved my life

My overwhelming schedule left me exhausted and empty. Here’s how I fought back.<p>I am a robot, programmed to obliterate my to-do list. During the day, I direct a research laboratory, write papers, and teach classes as a professor of psychology at the University of Arizona. Come 4:30 pm, I run a kid …

Working with Duet Display

Stumbling around on a Monday morning, I wake up too late, throw on a hat, and unplug four devices: my 12.9" iPad Pro, my iPhone 7, its companion Apple Watch, and my 12" MacBook. The first and last are tossed in my backpack to be used in and between classes to take notes, check social media, and …

Air 33 E-Bike

This folding e-bike ($800) has a max range of 25 miles and folds in seconds for easy storage and transport. Plus, it only weighs 33 pounds and has a seven-speed Shimano drivetrain, making it a pleasure to pedal, even without the e-assist.<p>Buy Now

Google Home Controlling Kubernetes Cluster

Kubernetes

How Economists View the Rise of Artificial Intelligence

To really understand the impact of artificial intelligence in the modern world, it’s best to think beyond the mega-research projects like those that …

98 tools I use to learn, work and travel anywhere in the world

I OFTEN GET ASKED what apps, services and tools I use to work and travel, learn, plan, track habits, manage time, write, read and more.<p>I’d like to …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Digital Photography

Google launches Science Journal to turn your phone into a research lab

Google believes there’s a scientist in all of us, so it’s launching a new app that turns your phone into a powerful little research lab.<p>Called Science Journal, the app uses the sensors in your phone to measure and record data in real time, including movement, light and sound:<p>See something you want …

Apps

Intel Internet of Things

It's in Our Jeans: Check out how Levi's and Intel Internet of Things collaborated to achieve nearly 100% inventory accuracy thanks to the newly …

Samsung Launched Personal Assistant Robot To Compete With Amazon Echo

Samsung Launched Personal Assistant Robot To Compete With Amazon Echo<p>en_US<p>article<p>As we all know that Samsung is a South Korean multinational …

New Design Incubator Will Have You Building A Shippable Gadget In 8 Weeks

The product development company Nascent has launched a new hardware incubator aimed at helping designers bring gadgets to market in just eight weeks. The typical product development process takes 6 to 12 months.<p>Nascent is the startup behind Nascent Objects, a Lego-like system of modules that can be …

LimeSDR: Flexible, Next-generation, Open Source Software Defined Radio

A Software Defined Radio for Everyone<p>LimeSDR is a low cost, open source, apps-enabled (more on that later) software defined radio (SDR) platform that …

Open Source Software

Yescom 4-in-1 Moving Head Stage Light $89 at eBay

eBay with Xcceries has the Yescom 4-in-1 Moving Head Stage Light (28STL001-003C-7X10W) for <b>$89</b> with free shipping. Features seven 10W LED lights, RGB …

Free Shipping

This Cisco-Backed Firm Wants To Bridge Internet-Of-Things Platforms

The British Internet-of-things company Evrythng has long been trying to be the “Facebook for things,” pitching itself as the ideal player to manage …

Here’s How to Scientifically Train Your Mind to Be Happy

Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like accounting and law) can lead you toward a pervasive pessimism that …

How Closing Your 3 Gaps -- Beliefs, Values And Time -- Dramatically Improves Your Life And Work

<b>Part of the series “Living and Working Better”</b><p>Almost 10 years ago now, I embarked on a yearlong qualitative research study for my first book <i>Breakdown, Breakthrough</i> on how women experience what they perceive to be professional “crisis,” and how they overcome it. More than one hundred riveting …

Self-improvement

A Complete 30 Minutes Night Timelapse Tutorial That Covers Everything You Need To Know

Taking a time-lapse is a complex task. Unlike a photo, which you can chimp and (usually) retake, retaking a time-lapse is not as trivial. This is why …

Time-lapse Photography

62 best apps for iPhone and iPad UK 2017: Photography, entertainment, work and more

Our choice of the best apps on iOS for iPhone and iPad in 2017<p>Best apps for iPhone and iPad in 2017: Productivity<p><b>Buffer (free)</b><p>Buffer lets you line up …

Shake N Wake Vibrating Alarm Clock with bedpost wrap makes for a must have dorm product especially college students with roommates

Getting up for college class has to be a priority for any college student. The Dorm Co must have Shake N Wake Vibrating Alarm Clock is a roommate …

College & University

Controversial multibillion-dollar health startup Theranos just got a huge seal of approval from the US government

The approval marks an important step for Theranos, which has come under fire for operating in secret, releasing few details about the way their tests — which use a small amount of blood from a finger-prick — actually work.<p>The FDA's decision is about more than just this one test, the company says. …

Genetic Engineering

On-Demand 3D Printing Service Opens at UPS Hub

On Monday a new cloud-based, on-demand 3D printing company, called CloudDDM (Direct Digital Manufacturing), announced itself and its plan to open a facility in partnership with UPS.<p>CloudDDM will allow customers to use a browser-based design program to create parts, prototypes, even complete …

3D Printing