Technology

An End To Dental X-Rays?

Dental x-rays could be a thing of the past thanks to a new knowledge transfer partnership between the University of Abertay Dundee and pioneering research firm IDMoS. A team of scientists from the university’s SIMBIOS (Scottish Informatics and Mathematics ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 9 2007 - 11:47pm

Marvell Qdeo Video Processing Powers LG BH200 HD DVD/Blu-ray Player

SANTA CLARA, California, October 10 /PRNewswire/--- Marvell 88DE2710 Digital Format Converter Delivers Quiet, Natural Video in Full-HD 1080p Resolution Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), a leader in storage, communications, and consumer silicon solutions, today anno ...

Article - Anna Ohlden - Jan 21 2008 - 11:58am

Designing A Better Prosthetic Arm For Military Amputees

Jesse Sullivan, a double amputee from Dayton, Tenn., has been called the world's first "bionic man" with his thought-controlled, state-of-the-art prosthetic arm. He can eat with a fork, pick up a cup, paint his house or guide a weed eater by ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 10 2007 - 8:56pm

LHC@Home- Volunteer Computing Helps With Aliens And Accelerators

Researchers in the UK are gearing themselves up for an influx of help. Forty thousand people have already run the LHC@home program on their home or office computers, to help scientists discover the secrets of matter and this week researchers at Queen Mary, ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 12 2007 - 5:17pm

Videoraptor 2 Revolutionizes The Ability To Get Free MP3 And Music Video Clips

KARLSRUHE, Germany, October 16 /PRNewswire/-- RapidSolution Software today announced the release of Videoraptor Version 2 for Windows. New in this release is the ability to search the Internet for MP3 files, an enhanced music video clip download function ...

Article - Anna Ohlden - Oct 16 2007 - 10:51am

Celtro's Flexible Backhaul Switching Solutions Enable Adaptive Migration To 4G And All-IP RAN

New Mobile Backhaul Switches Enable Delivery of Multimedia Services Like Mobile TV and Video Over Existing Backhaul Infrastructure, Protecting Past Network Investments and Keeping Future Expenses in Check Celtro, a pioneer and leading global supplier of c ...

Article - Anna Ohlden - Feb 15 2013 - 6:59pm

Green Medical Tech: Wireless EEG System Powered By Body Heat

Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC) has developed a 2-channel wireless EEG (electroencephalography or monitoring of brain waves) system powered by a thermo-electric generator. It uses the body heat dissipated naturally from the forehead. The wea ...

Article - News Staff - Apr 13 2008 - 5:53pm

Buddhist Enlightment (And Politics) Goes Second Life

The Mandala is a detailed sand representation of the residence of the Medicine Buddha and one will be constructed by Tibetan monks over four days in Paris while simultaneously being displayed virtually in Second Life. This confluence of technology and rel ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Oct 20 2007 - 3:09pm

Open Source Warfare

Terrorists are leveraging information technology to learn how to create devastating weapons cheaply and quickly- and the West is now having to learn to keep up. Since the start of the Iraq War, improvised explosive devices, or IEDs, have accounted for near ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 20 2007 - 10:44am

Video Game Boosts Real-Life Confidence And Reduces Stress

A video game designed by McGill University researchers to help train people to change their perception of social threats and boost their self-confidence has now been shown to reduce the production of the stress-related hormone cortisol. ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 23 2007 - 1:12pm