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High-Tech Airships Could Be NASA’s Next Challenge

High-Tech Airships Could Be NASA’s Next Challenge

One of NASA’s new citizen science endeavors could involve high-tech, record-breaking airships designed to aid scientific research projects. NASA has proposed a challenge that calls for airship designs that can fly higher and longer than existing airships. At the moment, no airship — blimp-like devices — can maintain an altitude of 65,000 feet (20 kilometers) for more than 8 hours. ... Read More »

Ikea Bends Over for Flexible LED Lighting

Ikea Bends Over for Flexible LED Lighting

Light emitting diodes, better known as LEDs, run cool and use very little electricity. That’s a cost benefit that furniture giant Ikea simply can’t pass up. What Is Light Made Of? The company is partnering with Scottish company Design LED Products to incorporate thin, flexible LED tiles on to a range of household products from furniture to bulbless lamps or for ... Read More »

See 3-D Animations from Any Angle

See 3-D Animations from Any Angle

Researchers from the University of São Paulo, in Brazil, and University of British Columbia, in Canada, have developed a spherical display that lets users see and interact with three-dimensional objects. In one demonstration, viewers have the sensation of staring into a snow globe that they can control with simple gestures from any angle. The device, called Spheree, represents the first ... Read More »

Huawei Deploys Commercial LTE TDD Easy Macro in Beijing with China Mobile

Huawei Deploys Commercial LTE TDD Easy Macro in Beijing with China Mobile

Huawei has completed its first LTE TDD Easy Macro commercial deployment in Beijing with China Mobile. According to Huawei , this newly improved LTE TDD Easy Macro improves the download rate by 40% for outdoor users and 180% for indoor users. Huawei’s Easy Macro is a small and light weight macro base station which resembles the size of a traditional ... Read More »

Australian airlines approve phone use on flights

Australian airlines approve phone use on flights

Travellers on Qantas and Virgin Australia will be able to use their mobile phones and other electronic devices during flights from Tuesday. The new rule applies to international and domestic passengers flying the two Australian airlines. It will affect tablets, e-readers and small game consoles, as well as smartphones. Passengers were previously asked to switch off these types of devices ... Read More »