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A $1 Display That Lets You See With Your Tongue

Just don’t think of it as mere vision prosthetic. Consider the other possibility: super senses.<p>The sensation feels like Pop Rocks, but this 5×5 electrode grid can let your mouth see. Tongueduino, by MIT Media Lab’s Gershon Dublon, is a display that you can’t quite taste but you’ll definitely feel …

Medical Technology

Hands-On: Recon's Jet Sunglasses Are Ready for Action

Forget telling Glass to search images of kittens. You need to work those 15 extra winter-pounds off and Recon's new HUD (Heads Up Display) sunglasses …

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

What Google was thinking when redesigning the new Google+

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>When I am feeling kind, I think of Google+ (s goog) as a social network by dictat — err, Larry Page’s mandate. And when I am …

Yahoo wants to buy Tumblr. Will Facebook swoop in at the last minute?

Advertisement<p>31 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr user Gabriele Colletti<p>Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer thinks that what Blogger did for Google, Tumblr …

In Search of Japan's Missing Startups

Japan is one of the most industrious societies in the world, but it has long been considered a land of contradictions. It is a country that changed from being a closed island nation (nearly 100 years behind the times technology-wise by 1870) to defeating Russia, a major European power just 30 years …

Apple losing its edge as a tech innovator, say 71% in global poll

Apple Inc., the world’s most valuable technology company, has lost its edge among investors, according to the latest Bloomberg Global …

Microsoft’s still trying to scare businesses into upgrading to Windows 8

Microsoft India yesterday issued a press release with the title, “Staying on Windows XP to cost three times more than migrating to Windows 8.” The release is based on a study commissioned by Microsoft and conducted by IDC, which found that sticking with XP could cost business up to $300 per …

Software