Posts by Category: future tech

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future tech March 8, 2017 posted by

Algorithm Predicts Earthquakes – machine learning used to predict lab quakes

Earthquakes happen every day around the world and most of them are just tremors but the ones that are bad, well they’re really bad. Many people lose their lives to earthquakes every year and we have no way of knowing if one is coming until things are falling off shelves. Which is why the news of an algorithm that can predict them is so exciting.


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Algorithm Predicts Earthquakes – machine learning used to predict lab quakes
future tech January 31, 2017 posted by

Soft Robot Helps Hearts – this robot hugs to the beat of your heart

We’re beginning to see more uses for robots outside of novelty as the technology advances. Sure, robotic helpers around the house are neat and can be useful but there’s some real life saving potential for robots. In today’s news, we’ve got a robot that will help hearts continue beating by hugging them gently. Warning, graphic image after the jump.


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Soft Robot Helps Hearts – this robot hugs to the beat of your heart
future tech January 24, 2017 posted by

Mine Kofon – is this the affordable solution to cleaning up land mines?

Landmines are a huge issue for many countries that have been touched by conflict. Although the wars may be over, the left behind mines are still killing and maiming unsuspecting people all over the world. There are many tactics used to disarm these mines. Mine Kafon is the low-cost solution that hopes to save thousands in money and lives.


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Mine Kofon – is this the affordable solution to cleaning up land mines?
future tech January 19, 2017 posted by

Robots Are Taking Our Jobs – this firm is replacing employees with AI

We’ve talked about the automation of jobs on the site before. Most people are probably hip to gigs like “driver” being taken over by AI and retail workers replaced by automated kiosks but it goes much further. The Japanese insurance firm Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance is replacing over 30 employees with an AI.


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Robots Are Taking Our Jobs – this firm is replacing employees with AI
future tech January 11, 2017 posted by

doppel – the wearable that controls your mood

Hearing and feeling certain rhythms help us get hype or calm down. Think about music, when you want to chill, listen to something slow, when you need to work, something fast. This simple mood hack isn’t always available when you need it but what if it was? The doppel is the wearable that controls your mood through rhythm.


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doppel – the wearable that controls your mood
future tech January 10, 2017 posted by

Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate Generation Terabyte Flash Drive – big drive, lots of data

Our storage capacity in mobile drives is getting bigger and bigger. If you don’t think your current storage options are enough then good news, in the near future you’ll be able to pick up a two-terabyte flash drive with the Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate Generation Terabyte Flash Drive.


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Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate Generation Terabyte Flash Drive – big drive, lots of data
but is it art? January 9, 2017 posted by

Hyperface Project – worried about facial recognition, this project has a way around it

Facial recognition is something that is spreading through our technology. Facebook uses it to make tagging photos easier, surveillance technology uses it to track people. If you’re worried about your privacy, the Hyperface Project may put you at ease, in theory.


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Hyperface Project – worried about facial recognition, this project has a way around it