Newsletter | August 3rd, 2017
This week we're talking about full-body VR wearables, human organ factories in New Hampshire, the largest electric vehicle highway in Australia 🛣️⚡, and [w]earables that go into... your ear. 👂
WEARABLES + VR . True whole-body tracking now possible in VR 🏃🕹
Animation Magazine threw out some major +1's this past [...]
Newsletter | July 27th, 2017
This week we're talking about robotic eels tracking water pollution, building DNA from scratch👨🔬, the first floating wind farm💨, and the first solar-powered train ☀️🚆.
ENVIRONMENT . Robotic eels vs water pollution
We have certainly measured water pollution before. But what about measuring water pollution [...]
Newsletter | July 20th, 2017
This week we're talking about smart gloves that translate sign language! 🙋, Moon-mining in 2020 🌕, the top programming languages of 2017 💻, and new, cool, skin-like wearable tech!
WEARABLES . Smart glove can translate sign language 👏
This glove can not only translate sign language into text, but also control [...]
Newsletter | July 13th, 2017
This week we're talking about electric bike-sharing programs 🚲⚡, a new phone that doesn't need a battery 😒, cryptocurrency using more energy than small nations, and an AR device that screws in like a light bulb. Now let's get lit... 💡
TRANSPORTATION . Electric bike-sharing in Denmark, it's moving 🚲⚡
Newsletter | July 6th, 2017
This week we're talking about wearables knowing your drinking limit 🍺🛑, wearables taking your blood 💉, AI better than doctors at matching IVF embryos?, and tracking money 💸 in Macau with facial recognition.
WEARABLES . Telling you to stop drinking ⌚🍺
A lot of people believe that wearables should monitor how [...]
Newsletter | June 29th, 2017
This week we're talking about playing 🕹️ Super Mario Bros. in Central Park, an AR iOS app for real-time measuring, smelling with VR 👃, and one state down (Florida), 46 to go for legalizing robot delivery.
AR . It's Me, Mario, in Central Park 🌲
Abhishek Singh is our hero. This past week, the developer [...]
Newsletter | June 22nd, 2017
This week we're talking about Switzerland with a top 3 global supercomputer, blockchain for refugees, A.I. that can beat Ms. Pac-man, and A.I., again, in competition between Airbnb and hotels.
COMPUTING . U.S. no longer in top 3, welcome Switzerland 🇨🇭
The Swiss have some impressive new supercomputing [...]
Newsletter | June 15th, 2017
This week we're talking about innovative air taxis, a CityTree🌲 that's more than a tree, smart beacons helping the visually impaired, Boeing's dream for self-flying planes ✈️
TRANSPORTATION . Air taxis, for real, and... safer? 🚕 🚁
We know you’re anxiously following the latest developments in the [...]
Newsletter | June 8th, 2017
This week we're talking about AI detecting autism early and accurately, 🇨🇭 Swiss building-sized air purifiers, there may be a sixth taste 👅?, and VR for drug rehabilition.
MEDICAL . AI Detects Austism in Infants Before Humans
Our last newsletter mentioned how the FDA is hiring computer and data scientists like [...]
Newsletter | June 1st, 2017
This week we're talking about Walmart combining blockchain and drone technology 😲, the FDA playing catch up with artificial intelligence, new IoT for watering your plants, and a twist on robot delivery ⚡.
DRONES + BLOCKCHAIN . Like PB+J? Walmart looking to mix and match
In past newsletters we've discussed how [...]