Friday, April 28, 2017

Treating Crack Addiction with A Mobile App

Using smartphone data and artificial intelligence to track and interpret behavior, a Chicago startup is attempting something extraordinary: predicting and preventing relapse into drug use. When I spoke to Tasha Hedstrom this...

This New Wearable Is Your Personal, Silent Subwoofer

In the club, in the cinema, or on the dancefloor, bass makes or breaks the experience. The visceral feeling of low frequency notes roaring out of a woofer as tall as...

Man Sleeps With Charging iPhone Suffers Severe Burns

An Alabama man wakes, his dog tag makes contact with the charger and he gets a severe electric jolt. An Alabama man is lucky to be alive after nearly being electrocuted while...

How To Manage Your Addiction With Technology

Most people believe the best way to restore balance in our relationship with technology is to completely disconnect from it. But we shouldn’t have to switch off our devices to feel...

These Entrepreneurs Built Their Fortune Only After Investors Rejected Them, Again and Again

Believe in yourself is the most underestimated quotation of all times. As a startup owner, although, this might just be your mantra. There are several reasons why a startup fail, but...

Your Smartphone Will Be Smarter Than You

Does it matter if more smartphones than people will be able to read and write within the next 10 years? A new push to promote human literacy believes it does. Project...

Here’s Why Men Die Earlier Than Women

Despite the social inequality women experience, they live longer than men. This is the case without a single exception, in all countries. For instance, in the U.S. in 2015 female full-time workers...

Your Hot Hands Can Actually Give Away Your Smartphone Pin

If you were protecting your smartphone passcode from someone lurking over your shoulder, or from unseen security cameras, you might cover the screen as you tap in the PIN’s four or...

Sex in the Cloud: Erotic Technology and Internet Computing

"Your Bedroom Is Now Everywhere" Back when dinosaurs ruled the earth and home computers first became available, what you had on your desk was all there was—or ever could be. Buying your...

5th Grader Asks Police For Homework Help On Facebook

The nation's cops, it's fair to say, face some real conundrums in the course of their duty. But a math quiz sent by a 10-year-old student? Well, that could be a...

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FUTURE

Flying Cars…Yeah Right!

One of the few things that Peter Thiel has said in recent years that pretty much everyone can agree upon was about the current state of...