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Google Cardboard helps a woman see for the first time in 8 years

Cardboard is built on very basic optic principles and with simple materials. It has been used to provide various virtual reality experiences, games, and has even been used in hospitals to provide 3D analysis without the need for expensive equipment. Now, Cardboard has helped a blind woman see for …

Virgin Galactic will unveil its new SpaceShipTwo today

Virgin Galactic will unveil the latest version of its SpaceShipTwo spacecraft later today, 18 months after a pilot was killed when the previous model …

Space Travel

Smartwatches now more popular than Swiss watches, thanks to Apple

For the first time, smartwatch shipments have outpaced those of their luxury brethren, according to market research.<p>The venerable Swiss wristwatch industry may have a smartwatch problem.<p>Global shipments of smartwatches outpaced those of Swiss watches in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to …

Wearable Tech

Salesforce Acquires PredictionIO To Build Up Its Machine Learning Muscle

Salesforce has made another acquisition to build out its technology in machine learning and big data analytics: the company has acquired PredictionIO, a startup based out of Palo Alto that had developed an open source-based machine learning server.<p>Salesforce plans to use some of the tech to build …

Machine Learning

Photographer Spent 2,500 Hours Capturing Stunning Photos of Complex Snowflakes

Through his camera lens, Canadian photographer Don Komarechka explores a world which cannot been seen by the naked eye. Specifically interested in nature and macro photography, images by the young artist reveal a closer look at how the universe works. His recently unveiled piece, <i>The Snowflake</i>, …

Macro Photography

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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Inventions

Elon Musk: Tesla will be 90% automated next year, shame on Silicon Valley if 'we're not the leader'

Low-key mad scientist and Paypal billionaire Elon Musk told CNN Money that “a Tesla car next year will probably be 90 percent capable of autopilot.” On the highway, Musk is “for sure” confident the car will be able to drive itself.<p>It’s important to note that even if Tesla succeeds on automation, it …

You might already have a cosmic ray detector in your pocket

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: NASA<p>Our world is constantly being struck by cosmic rays–mysterious radioactive particles that likely come from …

App teaches kindergartners basic computer coding

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it.<p>Researchers in Massachusetts have created a basic computer coding app that they say is the first designed specifically for children as young as 5. Kids who haven't yet learned to read can …

Aquarium of Boise gives the internet control of a tank-dwelling submarine

Maybe you like swimming. Maybe you like going to the aquarium. Maybe you'd like to do both without leaving your house. Now, you can: a new exhibit at the Aquarium of Boise allows anyone with an internet connection to take a virtual tour of one of its largest fish habitats using a remote controlled …

Photography contest shows why drones are amazing

Drones are pretty spectacular, aren’t they? Aside from some minor scrapes along the way, consumer-use drones have yielded some neat pictures and …

Drones