Franz Zieher

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Apple now sells a 'selfie' drone camera

Powered by AI facial recognition algorithms, natch<p>A new, compact camera drone by Zero Zero Robotics is now available for purchase exclusively through Apple. The Hover Camera Passport is the perfect way to document your activities without having to be glued to your phone because it flies in the air, …

Gartenwege richtig anlegen

Wege prägen einen Garten ebenso wie die Pflanzen darin. Daher lohnt es, bei der Planung gründlich über Wegeführung und Materialwahl nachzudenken. …

Open-source IoT software framework releases preview

The OIC’s “IoTivity” project released a v0.9.0 preview of its open source IoT framework software, with ready-to-test builds for Arduino, Tizen, and …

The World's Most Accurate Apple Analyst Is Predicting Mind-Melting iPhone Sales

According to Ming Chi Kuo, analyst at KGI Securities, the company will report mind-melting iPhone sales.<p>In a new report picked up at Apple Insider, Kuo forecasts Apple sold 73 million iPhones. Of that, 42 million were iPhone 6s, 16 million were iPhone 6 Pluses, and the rest were a mix of other …

Right Now, Apple Risks Missing Out On The Next Big Thing In Technology

The initial reactions to the HoloLens have been overwhelmingly positive.<p>Business Insider's Matt Rosoff got to try it for himself on Wednesday. He says he's "convinced personal computing is on the verge of a major change," predicting head-mounted displays like these will "be a huge leap over the …

Meet The Man Behind Microsoft's Ambitious Vision For The Future Of Computing

When Kipman took the stage on Wednesday to show off the HoloLens, most of his presentation focused on how the headset helps you virtually create things you wouldn't be able to on a traditional computer.<p>Kipman has been with Microsoft for about 15 years, and on Wednesday he showed off what has been …

Google will soon unveil a new system for real-time voice translation

The move follows a similar program released from Skype<p>Last month, Microsoft's Skype unveiled a program for real-time translation of human speech. Now, it seems we'll soon be seeing Google's version.<p>Google has said it's working on a system for "near-perfect" translation<p><i>The New York Times</i> reports …

Happy 8th Birthday iPhone; Video Shows Steve Jobs's January 7, 2007 Introduction

Amazing that it's now been eight years since Apple founder Steve Jobs first introduced the iPhone in January, 2007. You can watch a four-minute video of the introduction on <i>YouTube</i> and see embedded below. He rightly refers to it as yet another revolutionary device from Apple, and that Apple is …

Apple Emerges As A Promising Internet Of Things Platform At CES 2015

The whole “Internet of Things” theme reached a fever pitch at this year’s CES in Las Vegas. Many of the big tech players are trying to become the platform for how to connect together the growing list of devices with wireless technology inside of them–everything from your car to your …

Home Automation

Jaguar and Land Rover Will Offer Diesel Engines Across Their Lineups

Clean-burning diesel engines, already popular in Europe, have been slow to catch on in the United States, especially with the price of regular gasoline now at just $2.15 per gallon, almost a dollar cheaper than diesel fuel.<p>But with tougher U.S. fuel economy standards looming, more carmakers are …