Kevin Kurian

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Apple reportedly acquires PrimeSense for $345M

The Israel-based 3D-sensing company provides the technology that powers Microsoft's Kinect sensor.<p>Apple has reportedly closed a deal to acquire PrimeSense, the 3D-sensor company behind Microsoft's Kinect sensor.<p>Apple paid $345 million for the Israel-based company, according to a Calcalist financial …

Upp is a $199 hydrogen fuel cell for USB devices that lets you fill up instead of plugging in

Hydrogen fuel cells have been helping astronauts for nearly half a century already, so it's about time they became small enough -- and cheap enough -- to be of use to everyone else. That's exactly what Intelligent Energy claims to have achieved with its the latest fuel cell system, called the …

Apple Reportedly Developing Large Curved Screen iPhones For Late 2014, Better Touchscreen Sensors

Apple is said to be working on two curved display iPhone models for the “second half of next year,” according to a source speaking to Bloomberg, with a likely release planned for the third quarter, as well as better touchscreen sensors that introduce fine pressure sensitivity for later devices to …

Explaining nuclear fusion: is it the way forward for cheap energy?

<b>The government has recently approved a new</b> <b>nuclear fission</b> <b>power station. But could nuclear fusion soon be a viable alternative? Professor Steve Cowley, CEO of the UK Atomic Energy Authority, the operator of the Jet fusion reactor, explains</b><p><b>What is fusion?</b><p>The most stable nucleus of an atom is a …

Wellbeing: the pitfalls to avoid if you want to stay healthy

The index card: Professor Paul M Stewart offers some golden rules that can help you to dodge poor health, expensive gym fees and trouble with the law

A brief history of video games (Part I) - Safwat Saleem

Mini Atari 2600 and Commodore 64 LEGO Kits: 8-Bit Bricks - Technabob

Now that he’s conquered the world of tiny LEGO Macintosh and iMac computers, LEGO builder Chris McVeigh (aka Powerpig) has headed further backwards …

Xbox One Requires Day-One Patch To Play Video Games

<i>The Xbox One won’t function at all without a day-one patch Microsoft revealed.</i><p>The Xbox One won’t require an internet connection check-in every 24 hours as Microsoft had initially planned.<p>However, you will need to download a one-time, day one patch for the system. And without it you won’t even be …

PS4 and Vita friends list update on PSN increases limit to 2,000 today, PS3 remains at 100

According to a post from community manager Chris Own on the official PlayStation EU forums, an update increasing the friends list limit to 2,000 people is now live.<p>The update specifically applies to the Vita and upcoming PlayStation 4. The PS3, meanwhile, will still only allow 100 friends. Owen …

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