Robert Frost famously noted that,"Some say the world will end in fire / Some say in ice." Lucky us! We're pretty sure we know the answer: it's ice. But how long do we have until the end of time, and what will it look like?
Exploring the deep oceans presents huge technical challenges, many of which could be overcome if there were some cheap and efficient way to deliver power to machines while at depth. To tackle this problem, a collaborative research team including Ryuhei Nakamura from the RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science has now demonstrated a remarkable system that uses natural hydrothermal vents on the sea floor to generate electricity.
Pressure-Sensing Electronic “Skin” Mike Orcutt MIT Technology Review More Ways to Connect. Discover one of our 28 local entrepreneurial communities » · Be the first to know as we launch in new countries and markets around the globe.
Times LIVE Raspberry Pi, the world's cheapest computer, makes a mint Times LIVE The Raspberry Pi is now powering robots in Japan and warehouse doors in Malawi, photographing astral bodies from the United States and helping to dodge censorship in...
A small US-based company called Solar Roadways are developing a solar road surface that, if installed nationwide, has the potential to produce more renewable energy than the entire country uses. In fact, they’ve actually already developed a working prototype that’s been installed in a parking lot, and they’re now crowdsourcing funds in order to tweak the design and move towards production.
Scientists have invented a new low-cost method to create a safe welding flame using water as its only fuel. Called the Safeflame, the device splits water in oxygen and hydrogen, recombining them both outside of the torch's mouth to create fire.
Wolverton: Bluetooth gets smart San Jose Mercury News Dubbed Bluetooth Smart, the new version of the technology is already being used in fitness devices, including Fitbit's Force and Nike's latest FuelBand, to help track users' physical activity.
e Collaborative robots offer advances in automation Plastics News WEST SPRINGFIELD, MASS. — The collaborative robot — a robot able to work freely around humans — is touted by its supporters as an attractive automation option for small manufacturers.
Darrin Jillson's insight:
Really? Looks like cartoon meets a spider. I think they need a little less gimic.
Robots widening US economic divide, experts say Arizona Daily Star Despite rising fears of technology displacing huge swaths of the workforce, there remain huge classes of jobs that robots (and low-wage foreign workers) still can't replace in the...
A McKinsey report shows that cloud computing advanced genomics and autonomous vehicles have advanced rapidly (RT @usbank: #Innovation driving rapid change RT @GlenGilmore: 12 Technologies That Are Improving At Insane Speeds
Belkin WeMo Smart Home Automation Switch review The Gadgeteer I wrote about some home automation devices from Belkin that plug in to an AC outlet and can be app-controlled over WiFi a while ago, and I decided I'd try them out.
Two Marine Corps jets were forced to make an emergency jettison off the coast of Australia this week, dropping four unarmed bombs into the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, two U.S. officials told NBC News.
Darrin Jillson's insight:
Imagine having these fall near you during a scuba dive.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.