Eye Tracking

Trend Lab Musical Mobile Superheroes

Encourage eye tracking and sound perception skills with the Superheroes Musical Mobile by Trend Lab. Mobile features a white plush cloud with a …

Cute

Porsche Taycan Orders Are Pouring In

Porsche opened this month orders book for the Taycan (formerly Mission E) – its first electric car – and seems thrilled by the feedback.The Porsche …

Autos

How AB Tasty created a visual identity for a B2B trade show

Defining the visual elements, hitting the right note between “modern art expo” and “fancy business trade show,” and selling the project …

Artificial Intelligence

4 Japanese data analytics startups to check out at TIA Tokyo 2018

Over the past few years, the region has seen an explosive growth of data collection and processing thanks largely in part to the growing number of …

Startups

Data-based ways of getting a job - Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science

Bart Turczynski writes:<p>I read the following blog with a lot of excitement:<p>Then I reread it and paid attention to the graphs and models (which don’t …

Data Science

Bossa Studio Announces “Give Trump the Finger” Program, Will Be Donating Money to Charity

Bossa Studios, the developers behind games such as Purrfect Date and Worlds Adrift, have announced the Give Trump the Finger program. This program …

Donald Trump

Much of the excitement and cool factor around Magic Leap is now gone

Another less than revealing demo. A major tie-up with AT&T. A Google investment fading into the past. Will this company really deliver?<p>I had grown accustomed to those periodic, breathless tweets about the wonder and promise of Magic Leap’s mixed reality glasses. These tweets, which started showing …

Augmented Reality

TV subtitles can do wonders for literacy, bureaucracy must take note

SLS simply recommends subtitling audio-visual content on TV, in the 'same' language as the audio. Word for word, what you hear is what you read.

Education

UXDI: Case Study on SPCA website

UX Designs plays a huge part in the UX of a website, but can it play a part in combating the Bystander Effect?I will be discussing this project in 2 …

UX Design

Can't get off the sofa or stop eating comfort food? Take this quiz to reveal YOUR health personality

Can't get off the sofa or stop eating comfort food? Take this quiz to reveal YOUR health personality – and banish those bad habits for good…<p><b>A recent</b> …

Health (UK)

Believe it or not, Magic Leap says its headset will ship “this summer”

If you’ve been following the saga of Magic Leap, the augmented reality startup that’s raised a quadrillion dollars–okay, $2.3 billion–to make a very special headset, you may have come to the conclusion that it was the best-funded vaporware in history.<p>But no more. Today, in a live-streamed …

Augmented Reality

Magic Leap One coming this summer, will run on Nvidia Tegra X2

After a few years of waiting, Magic Leap says it will finally ship its first hardware this summer. The company has already detailed that the Magic Leap One would be shipping the device in 2018, but after scant follow-up it was a little dubious whether they would actually hit that deadline.<p>In a …

Augmented Reality

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker - Switch and 3DS Review

In 2013, Super Mario 3D World’s ‘Adventures of Captain Toad’ challenges impressed Shigeru Miyamoto so much that he requested a full game be made out …

Retrogaming

The Additive Everyone Warned You About Could Actually Be Key To Healthy Eating, Say Scientists

For decades, the food additive monosodium glutamate (better known as MSG) was demonized in the West. More recently it has been discovered to be …

Nutrition

Five Innovative Wearable Technology Devices

<b>When you want to make an good impression, wearable technology products are your allies. Not only that, but they make your life easier, as well.</b> There …

Wearable Tech

Want To #DeleteFacebook? Surprise, It’s Designed To Be A Nightmare

Facebook’s account deletion process is a master class in bad UX.<p>I deleted my Facebook account this weekend. For years I’d had this nagging feeling that the company was trying to hijack my life story, so I had already deactivated it about three years ago. But as the Cambridge Analytica details …

Cambridge Analytica

The Lesson Of Two Epic Logo Debacles

What happens when a brand goes from beloved to beleaguered? Siegel+Gale’s Kevin Grady on the ingredients of resilience.<p>In 2010, Gap unveiled a new logo for their brand. It was nothing particularly shocking: Helvetica paired with a tinted blue square, referencing the familiar blue square used in its …

The Brain

This AI Knows When Your Graphic Design Is Good (Or Bad)

EyeQuant is training software to predict how irresistible banner ads will be to human eyes. Welcome to the future of AI-powered marketing.<p>The Berlin-based company EyeQuant uses eye-tracking tech for marketing and design, including utilizing machine learning to evaluate the usability of websites. …

Machine Learning

Six Tips for Sharper Pix - Digital Photo Magazine

If your picture isn’t sharp, it isn’t good. While there are always exceptions to the rules, this one is true the majority of the time. And the better …

Landscape Photography

A savory starter could help you to make better food choices

For centuries, we have known that there exist four basic tastes: sweet, salty, bitter, and sour. Over the past few years, we have accepted that there …

Nutrition

Evoking and tracking zebrafish eye movement in multiple larvae with ZebEyeTrack

Protocol | Published: 09 July 2018<p>Florian A. Dehmelt,<br>• Adam von Daranyi,<br>• Claire Leyden &<br>• Aristides B. Arrenberg<p><i>Nature Protocols</i> (2018) | Download Citation<p>…

Neurology

A Design Revolution That Could Lift Humanity

Studies show that fractals mimicking natural forms can improve our health and wealth. Those findings have major implications for how we design our spaces, Lance Hosey writes.<p><i>Editors’ note: The following is an excerpt from The Shape of Green: Aesthetics, Ecology, and Design (Island Press).</i><p>In iconic …

Mathematics

Science Just Settled One Of Type Design’s Oldest Debates

One space or two spaces? It’s a war that has raged for centuries.<p>Ever since the invention of movable type, the debate has raged: Are two spaces after a period better than one? The French said “Non!” from the beginning, using one space only. The British said “Aye!” and established their own …

Time I

10 Projects That Have Us Excited About the Next Generation of VR & AR

Eye-tracking<p>Eye-tracking has been discussed often with regards to foveated rendering—the ability to render sharply at the center of your vision and …

Augmented Reality

Here, put these on and feel what I feel

Futurelearning<p><i>Technology being developed at the University of Auckland is letting people share each other's experiences in real time</i><p>Fifty years ago …

Augmented Reality

Future Samsung phone might get face-scanning camera, like iPhone X

Apple's had Face ID on its iPhone X for a while now, and Samsung aims to have something similar or even better, soon.<p>The Korean tech giant has been granted a patent for its 2014 filing of a biometric camera by the US Patent Office, and it will feature iris recognition as well as 3D face …

Technology

How Technology Helped Me Cheat Dyslexia

I'm going to tell you a secret. It's something almost no one in my professional life knows. I'm dyslexic. Given that knowledge, my chosen …

Hung Up

Two IIT-Gandhinagar professors among 50 women education leaders

Two professors of the Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (IIT-Gn), have been named among the 50 women education leaders for 2018. Professors …

India News

UX Design: How to Make Web Interface Scannable

Day by day we are overwhelmed with massive information flow both offline and online. Due to new technologies and fast internet connection, people can …

UI Design

Experimental eye-tracking headset could help the disabled

For people who cannot speak, nor move their arms, hands or even heads, computer-connected eye-tracking systems allow for communications via eye …

Augmented Reality