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Google shutting down Tango augmented reality platform

GOOGLE SHUTTING DOWN TANGO AUGMENTED REALITY PLATFORM

Project Tango began life in early 2014 as a Google ATAP experiment aimed at helping developers to use augmented reality and create...

Scanning the skies for Zone-tailed hawks

SCANNING THE SKIES FOR ZONE-TAILED HAWKS

Last week I wrote about the interesting hunting habits of our local Harris's Hawks. Today I will cover another one of Mexico's Baja...

 
 
 
Apple Invests $390 Million USD in Finisar Laser Manufacturing

APPLE INVESTS $390 MILLION USD IN FINISAR LASER MANUFACTURING

Apple has named Finisar, a company that manufactures vertical-cavity-surface-emitting lasers , as the next recipient to receive funds...

A Hungarian startup is betting cameras will help it deliver self-driving cars more quickly and cheaply than Waymo

A HUNGARIAN STARTUP IS BETTING CAMERAS WILL HELP IT DELIVER SELF-DRIVING CARS MORE QUICKLY AND CHEAPLY THAN WAYMO

AImotive, a Hungarian startup, is developing self-driving car technology that relies on cameras, instead of Lidar laser sensors, to...

 
 
 
Samsung Galaxy S9 to get much-improved iris scanning

SAMSUNG GALAXY S9 TO GET MUCH-IMPROVED IRIS SCANNING

A report fresh out of Korea has said that Samsung will give the Galaxy S9 and S9+ a much improved iris scanner over the Galaxy S8,...

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers undergoes scans; return will be 'medical decision'

PACKERS QB AARON RODGERS UNDERGOES SCANS; RETURN WILL BE 'MEDICAL DECISION'

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers underwent a series of scans Monday and a decision on his status will come down to medical evaluations.

 
 
 
Destiny 2: Bungie is nerfing the Prometheus Lens to be “way too weak” before a proper rebalance in January

DESTINY 2: BUNGIE IS NERFING THE PROMETHEUS LENS TO BE “WAY TOO WEAK” BEFORE A PROPER REBALANCE IN JANUARY

Laser-tag time is over, with Bungie committing to nerf Destiny 2's Prometheus Lens into the dust...at least for a while. If you haven't...

IMAGING PRODUCTION SPECIALIST 1

1. Scanning - Prepped cartons are moved to scanner positions. The employee loads sheets into one of various types of scanners for processing...

 
 
 
"Six Steeples" 10 x 20 watercolor pencil multi

"SIX STEEPLES" 10 X 20 WATERCOLOR PENCIL MULTI

Here are six versions of the New North Church Steeple. I posted about the upper right four recently. My goal is to create a larger...

Bungie feeds ‘Destiny 2' trolls a ridiculously overpowered gun

BUNGIE FEEDS ‘DESTINY 2' TROLLS A RIDICULOUSLY OVERPOWERED GUN

Bungie responded to Destiny 2 player's complaints by cancelling a planned "Curse of Osiris" DLC livestream to detail new changes. The...

 
 
 
Crescent-shaped eye damage in woman who stared at eclipse

CRESCENT-SHAPED EYE DAMAGE IN WOMAN WHO STARED AT ECLIPSE

Nia Payne, 26, stared into the sun during this summers solar eclipse for just a few seconds in New York. Scans done at from Mount Sinai...

Heart scans on NBA players show 60% have abnormal results

HEART SCANS ON NBA PLAYERS SHOW 60% HAVE ABNORMAL RESULTS

Basketball players are 30 times more likely than any other athlete to suffer a sudden cardiac death, and this new research by Columbia...

 
 
 
Yes, Women of Color Can Get Laser Hair Removal - What You Need to Know

YES, WOMEN OF COLOR CAN GET LASER HAIR REMOVAL - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

When I spoke with Cindy Bruna backstage before the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai , she gushed about getting laser...

PET Scan Predicts Treatment Response to Radiation Therapy in Prostate Cancer Patients

PET SCAN PREDICTS TREATMENT RESPONSE TO RADIATION THERAPY IN PROSTATE CANCER PATIENTS

PSMA PET and CT scans informs and assesses radiotherapy for prostate cancer patients post-surgery.

 
 
 
IPhone X Face ID Raises Privacy Concerns

IPHONE X FACE ID RAISES PRIVACY CONCERNS

Are apps allowed to collect too much data from Apple's facial-scanning TrueDepth scanning cameras? Also, how to revoke camera access.

Watching a Quantum Material Lose Its Stripes

WATCHING A QUANTUM MATERIAL LOSE ITS STRIPES

Stripes can be found everywhere, from zebras roaming in the wild to the latest fashion statement. In the world of microscopic physics,...

 
 
 
Facebook teaches AI to seek out suicidal users

FACEBOOK TEACHES AI TO SEEK OUT SUICIDAL USERS

Mark Zuckerberg today announced Faceboook was rolling out enhanced AI to scan posts for signs of suicidal thoughts. The new system,...

The best Star Wars games for iPhone and Android: let's shoot some stormtroopers!

THE BEST STAR WARS GAMES FOR IPHONE AND ANDROID: LET'S SHOOT SOME STORMTROOPERS!

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, people had no smartphones, but they had laser swords and lightspeed space travel... Eh,...

 
 
 
Pokemon Ultra Sun & Moon QR codes list: All QR scanner codes for Island Scan and Pokedex filling

POKEMON ULTRA SUN & MOON QR CODES LIST: ALL QR SCANNER CODES FOR ISLAND SCAN AND POKEDEX FILLING

Gotta scan 'em all, right? ...Right, guys? One major new feature of Pokemon Sun & Moon that proved extremely popular with players was...