At CES 2014, our Todd Townsend takes a look at the Gtech Air Ram cordless vacuum. It weighs under 8 pounds and looks pretty cool, too. Check out the video.
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Here’s our Alfred Poor’s deep dive on 2K versus 4K displays, how 2K and 4K sets compare and why 4K panel sets make for rotten monitors. For now.
MIT creates circuits from living cells. They add, multiply, divide, calculate logs and square roots. It’s called synthetic biology. WILD.
Four digit PINs only result in 10,000 possible combos. How long do you think it takes a hacker to guess yours? Not long. Check out this eye-opening infographic and get some tips on how to protect your data if you’re stuck with a four digit PIN.
Vint Cerf, developer of the IP protocol, created the BP protocol driving the DTN protocol behind the Interplanetary Internet. Here’s how BP differs from TCP/IP and why the Internet will benefit from developments of the Interplanetary Internet, all in the news now. Deep tech dive. Happy weekend!
Our European correspondent Erik Vlietinck explains an EU-funded radar sensor — what it is, how it works and possible applications.
CrushFTP 6 is the newest version of Ben Spink’s FTP server product for OS X, Linux and Windows. Our Erik Vlietinck took a look at the enterprise version.
Here’s the tech explained behind this year’s Summer Olympics 2012 torch — it changes from year to year. Cool. Also, a video from London’s receipt of the torch — a royal welcome. Enjoy!
How does fiber optic — aka optical fiber – technology work? Now you know. Here are all the basics — plus some — in this fiber optic infographic. Thanks to Technography for turning us on to it. It’s timely info in light of the Google Fiber announcement in Kansas City today…
I’ve been covering Aereo’s effort to stream local TV online since it launched — and, predictably, immediately got sued by broadcasters who want everyone to watch their broadcasts over the air. This week, Aereo won the first battle of what’s sure to be a nasty war. A New York judge ruled against ABC TV and other media outlets […]