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Freddie Laker: How To Make People Accept Avatars

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Track & Control Home Energy Use From Anywhere In The World

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HIV Drugs Delivered Using Electro-Magnetic Particles

Drugs will counteract the brain barrier in the body, and may be the answer to curing fatal diseases.<p>Researchers at Florida International University …

Man Sells His Personal Data On Kickstarter

Federico Zannier is offering his own computer activity data for $2 a day, including web history, keyboard presses and mouse tracking.<p>In the face of …

Basic Phone Lets Parents Keep In Touch With Their Toddlers

Only the size of a credit card, 1stfone was designed for children aged 4 to 9 to call important contacts.<p>1stfone is a credit card-sized mobile device …

Gigaom | What’s the best price for a self-published ebook? $3.99, Smashwords research suggests

Advertisement<p>One of the biggest decisions that self-published authors have to make is how to price their ebook. What’s the sweet spot? …

Would Lincoln Drive a Lincoln? “Namesake Motors” Pairs Cars With Their Human Counterparts

<i>Namesake Motors</i> is a collaboration between art director Jimm Lasser and photographer Ray Gordon that brings to life the figures behind the names …

Splittable Game Controller Tracks User's Movements

Mad Genius Controllers believes it can take on the challenge of bringing Sony’s break-apart DualShock controller to life – using its camera-less …

Turning Literal Dreams Into Photographs

When someone comes to you and asks you if you’d like to create a photograph of your most vivid dream on their dime — let’s be clear on this one — you …

Hackers Map Out Who Uses The Internet The Most

Hackers have published a research paper detailing how they built a 420,000-node botnet resulting in an impressive map of the Internet over a 24-hour …

11 Stories You Need To Know Today

Mobile retail apps on the rise, online privacy ignored in the UK and more holographic rappers to come...links to start your day with.<p>American drivers …

Top Five Health Innovations Of The Week

An app that helps teens get to sleep and a prosthetic hand controlled via smartphone. The most innovative stories from the world of wellness.<p>Each …

Google Game Creates Racetrack Across Multiple Screens

Racer is a Google Chrome game that lets users play across several synced devices.<p>The mobile Chrome experiment allows players to line up their phones …

Protein Could Keep Ageing Hearts Beating Longer

Researchers at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute have found a way to rejuvenate the old muscles with young blood.<p>Steve Jobs once said, ‘death is the …

Augmented Reality Previews 3D Printed Items In Real Time

The UltimARker lets users see what their item will look like while its being made.<p>The UltimARker is what you get when you bring together two …

Viruses Can Now Detect Bacterial Superbugs

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Rupert Murdoch warns Facebook faces same fate as MySpace

Rupert Murdoch has taken to Twitter to compare Facebook with troubled peer MySpace.<p>Rupert Murdoch has claimed Facebook may suffer the same fate as troubled peer MySpace on the eve of the anniversary of the social networking group's difficult initial public offering. He tweeted this …

Futuristic Seed-Planting Concepts : Symbolic Art Response

A sleek and eco-friendly sowing machine stands in the fields of the East, West, South and North US. Eco-Seed Sowing Machines are Michael Jantzen’s …

Personalized Social Media : personalized social media

These clever personalized social media creations are great examples of how people are using their experiences on the Internet to bring digital cool …

Social Media

When Will AI Be Created?

Strong AI appears to be the topic of the week. Kevin Drum at <i>Mother Jones</i> thinks AIs will be as smart as humans by 2040. Karl Smith at <i>Forbes</i> and …

The Psychology of Nothing: Phantom Symptoms

Lovable anti-hero George Costanza is having a salad for lunch when he suddenly clutches at his chest and declares, “I think I’m having a heart …

Butterfly Fly Again!

<b>Your universe crashes.</b> The world you had constructed in your mind falls like a tower collapsing into the dust of fallen dreams.<p>Like thunder in the …

10 Steps to Attract the Life You Want

Life didn't come with a guidebook! We write it as we go along, and sometimes we fudge it!<p>The more guidelines and wisdom we have, the better we can …

21st Century Masters Create Their Own Fields

Mozart, Einstein and Steve Jobs were all masters of their respective fields. And this was due to their ability to elevate their minds to an extremely …

Navigating the Ethical Minefield of Bio-Printing

Many people actually believe right now that we can print an entire living organ. There’s this notion that we can print a real eyeball right now. …

3D Bioprinting

Human Intelligence Stems From a Single Algorithm

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>A number of new neuroscience projects, combined with an important theory about how the mind works from infancy, may …

Why I Became a Believer in Artificial Intelligence

I’ve been asked periodically for a couple of decades whether I think artificial intelligence is possible. And I taught the artificial intelligence …

The Art of the Five-Minute Favor

You should be willing to do something that will take 5 minutes or less for anybody. This simple notion is not only important for the purpose of being …