According to co-founders Filipe Quinaz and Vitor Crespo, the glove contains a “mesh” of artificial tendons and sensors. These are controlled by an electromechanical system contained in a smartwatch-like device worn on the same hand. A user activates the glove by lightly flexing their wrist.
Good morning from San Francisco. I’ve been here all week, partly to join Thursday night’s dinner spotlighting this year’s Fortune Global Forum in Guangzhou, and partly to recruit speakers for our inaugural Brainstorm Design conference in Singapore.
A man in the desert touches flame to a snaking trail of gasoline, and as fire whips across a blasted stretch of earth, coming dangerously close to his parked monster truck, he leans back, extends his open arms to the sky, and calls out, “I am all that is man!”
China’s programme to launch a mission to Mars in 2020 is “well underway”, its top planner said Wednesday as the country moves forward with its ambitious space programme. The probe will carry 13 types of payload including six rovers, the official Xinhua news agency said.
After a rich scientific life, Cassini went out in a blaze, becoming one with the planet it had revolved around for so long It was not yet dawn on the U.S. West Coast when the Cassini spacecraft sent its final message to Earth and began its suicide plunge into Saturn.
An out-of-control spacecraft will come crashing down to Earth sometime in January or February, 2018, a new calculation predicts.
For a long time, security experts have warned that text messages are vulnerable to hijacking — and this morning, they showed what it looks like in practice.
From a loft in San Francisco in 1967, a 21-year-old named Jann S. Wenner started a magazine that would become the counterculture bible for baby boomers. Rolling Stone defined cool, cultivated literary icons and produced star-making covers that were such coveted real estate they inspired a song.
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Advertising Trade Groups Object to Safari’s New Intelligent Tracking Protection Marty Swant, writing for Adweek (headline: “Every Major Advertising Group Is Blasting Apple for Blocking Cookies in the Safari Browser”): The biggest advertising organizations say Apple will “sabotage” th
ORLANDO, Fla. — A Hyperloop route between Orlando and Miami has moved one step closer to becoming a reality. The route covering 257 miles is one of 10 named Thursday as a winner of the Hyperloop global challenge.
Amazon already accounts for about a quarter of all online sales in the United States. Now the company is holding talks to supersize its video-channel business, not just in the U.S. but around the globe.
The researchers behind the illusion, which went viral last month, explain how the plan was actually to see how people react to self-driving vehicles 04.00 EDT Last modified on Friday 15 September 2017 04.
A microchip embedded under the skin will replace credit cards and keys according to Stephen Ray, who has already overseen a program for Sweden’s largest state owned train operator that allows customers to scan their chips instead of using tickets.
HONOLULU (AP) — After eight months of living in isolation on a remote Hawaii volcano, six NASA-backed research subjects will emerge from their Mars-like habitat on Sunday and return to civilization.
Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half decades, and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever. One of the biggest takeaways: Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.
Winter is here for cable and satellite TV operators. American consumers are cancelling traditional pay-TV service at a much faster rate than previously expected, according to research firm eMarketer.
Volvo has just acquired the app-based valet service Luxe, which let users coordinate a driver to park, wash and refuel their car. But the Swedish automaker didn’t pick it up just to convenience its customers — it wants Luxe’s technology and engineers, too.