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Google Glass controlled by brainwave

Google Glass controlled by brainwave

Google Glass has been hacked so that it can be controlled by brainwaves. By combining the smart glasses with an electroencephalography (EEG) headset, the software makes it possible to take a picture without moving a muscle. London-based start-up This Place said the tech could be utilised in high-pressure hands-free situations – such as during surgery. It has released the MindRDR software for free ... Read More »

LG unleashes a wearable that lets parents track their kids

LG unleashes a wearable that lets parents track their kids

LG Electronics is catering to parents who want to keep a closer eye on their children when they’re not around. The company unveiled a new wearable designed for kids on Tuesday that’s dubbed the LG Kizon. The water-resistant polythiourethane wristband comes in bright colors and with kiddie accessory features, like a Hello Kitty cover. It was designed primarily for the ... Read More »

‘Remote control’ contraceptive chip available ‘by 2018’

‘Remote control’ contraceptive chip available ‘by 2018’

Massachusetts company MicroCHIPS has developed a remote-controlled chip that could serve as a contraceptive for 16 years. The 20 x 20 x 7-millimeter chip works by being implanted into the skin. A daily dose of 30 milligrams of levonorgestrel, which is used in several hormonal and emergency contraceptives, is then administered through the body. A woman will be able to ... Read More »

NASA, Boeing to develop most powerful rocket for Mars

NASA, Boeing to develop most powerful rocket for Mars

WASHINGTON: NASA and Boeing have inked a $ 2.8 billion deal to develop a giant rocket which is set to be the largest and most powerful ever built, paving the way for manned missions to Mars. Boeing has finalised a contract with NASA to develop the core stage of the Space Launch System (SLS), the most powerful rocket ever built. ... Read More »

‘Smart’ luggage will text you when it gets lost

‘Smart’ luggage will text you when it gets lost

When an airline loses your luggage, it can take hours or even days to get someone to tell you where it ended up — if it ever turns up at all. Wouldn’t it be easier to hear from the luggage itself? That’s the promise of “smart luggage,” in which GPS tracking chips are embedded in bags capable of transmitting their ... Read More »