News "World's first" smartphone-controlled SmartPlane takes off
Parrot's AR Drone quadcopter has been strutting its smartphone-controlled stuff for a few years now, but fixed wing remote controlled aircraft have been a little thinner on the ground
News Cell phone radiation breast cancer link - New study raises grave concerns
A new study raises concerns of a possible association between cell phone radiation exposure and breast cancer in young women.
News Letter Re: The Poor Man's UAV: First Person Video-Controlled RC Planes
While researching availability of a First Person Video controlled RC plane I have come across two viable contenders.
News Beat electronics companies at own game by building a cellphone
If you despair at the thought of Chinese factory workers being exploited by cellphone manufacturers, then you might want to consider building this cellphone from a kit designed by David Mellis.
News Got a screwy Xbox One disc drive? Try punching it!
http://www.dvice.com, Raymond Wong
I can't remember the last time I gave my electronics a brusin'. Today's kids probably don't know anything about smacking their electronics around. Back in the day, when electronics malfunctioned, the quickest fix usually involved smacking it around.
News Call-Log App Aims to Reverse-Engineer NSA Surveillance
http://www.technologyreview.com, By Tom Simonite
Sharing your call data with researchers could help show what the NSA can deduce from the data it harvests.
News Evena Medical invents X-ray specs, kids everywhere rejoice
A new medical headset can do what kids all over the globe have been pretending their cardboard X-ray specs can for generations:
News Have a Chromecast? And HBO GO? Well, Do a Happy Dance
Googles Chromecast dongle just got another streaming service. Hold on to your dragons: HBO GO support is available starting today.
News LED light emitting carpets are so much cooler than non-LED ones
Carpets are great until you have to whip out the old vacuum and clean up all the dirt and stuff that gets stuck in there.
News Forget The Playstation 4 And XBox One, This Device Actually Lets You Run ....
The Virtuix Omni is a virtual reality gaming platform that lets you walk, run, and move around like you're actually in the game.
News A Gooey Cure for Crack-Prone High-Capacity Batteries
technologyreview.com, By Katherine Bourzac
Polymer glue helps fracture-prone high-capacity batteries last through more charges.
Headlines: A Gooey Cure for Crack-Prone High-Capacity Batteries -- Forget The Playstation 4 And XBox One, This Device Actually Lets You Run .... -- Quirky and GE Partner to Conquer the Internet of Things -- Q: 'Siri, What Are Your Political Views?' A: Ron Paul -- Valve readying its own virtual reality prototype with Steam -- LED light emitting carpets are so much cooler than non-LED ones -- Have a Chromecast? And HBO GO? Well, Do a Happy Dance -- Motorola And 3D Systems Will 3-D-Print Modular Cell Phones -- Evena Medical invents X-ray specs, kids everywhere rejoice -- How Far Can You Damage A QR Code Before It's Unreadable? -- Make your finger full-auto, not your gun,...and avoid all that federal B.S. -- Call-Log App Aims to Reverse-Engineer NSA Surveillance -- Got a screwy Xbox One disc drive? Try punching it! -- Beat electronics companies at own game by building a cellphone -- Letter Re: The Poor Man's UAV: First Person Video-Controlled RC Planes -- 16 Gifts Every Audio Freak Will Love -- Cell phone radiation breast cancer link - New study raises grave concerns
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