Tag Archives: smartphone

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Moore’s Law Is No Joke — Pile Of Electronics From 1993 Fits In Your Palm Today

There’s nothing like a well-conceived picture to drive a point home. You know the point, right? Sure you do. (Hint: It's in the title.) Shall we run through these... more

Written By: | Posted: 05/1/13

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Switch to Tablet and Smartphone Drives Striking Sales Declines in PCs

What’s going on with PCs? According to data provider IDC, worldwide PC shipments (laptops and desktops) declined -14% in the first quarter of 2013 compared to the first... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/24/13

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Mobile Technology Milestone: First Cellular Call Made 40 Years Ago

The cell phone turned 40 just a few days ago.  Martin Cooper, former VP at Motorola, likely didn't appreciate the full significance of making the world's first cell... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/6/13


AliveCor, Heart Monitor That Attaches To Your iPhone, Receives FDA Approval

Technological innovation and the ubiquity of smartphones continue to combine to enable diagnostics outside of the traditional healthcare setting. AliveCor is an... more

Written By: | Posted: 12/8/12


Pilot Your Own Robotic Sub And Explore The Ocean With AcquatiCo

Eduardo Labarca wants to bring the ocean you. Not through the kind of striking, high-definition imagery that Planet Earth brought, but through an immersive experience where... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/23/12

3D scan (using your iPhone camera!) and model for free with 123D Catch. Then send it on to the printer.

Free 123D Catch App Makes Your iPhone a 3D Scanner

3D scan (using your iPhone camera!) and model for free with 123D Catch. Then send it on to the printer. In three years 3D scanners have gone from $30,000 to $3,000... more

Written By: | Posted: 09/15/12

Using your smartphone to check for ear infections could reduce trips to the pediatrician's office.

Now Your Smartphone Can Be Used To Diagnose Ear Infections At Home

Cameras in smartphones will inevitably replace nearly all portable cameras and camcorders, but could they also make basic medical instruments obsolete? A startup called... more

Written By: | Posted: 07/15/12

Yes i-SODOG is cute, but with AI that enables it to learn from its own behavior, it's pretty darn smart too.

i-SODOG, Your New Four-Legged Robotic Best Friend

It’s cute, likes to be pet, easy to train, and best of all, doesn’t need to be housebroken. Unveiled recently at the Tokyo International Toy Show, Japanese toymaker... more

Written By: | Posted: 07/2/12

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