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Seeing Through Walls Using… WIFI

Seeing Through Walls Using… WIFI

Wi-Vi demo (Credit: MIT) It might not be Superman’s X-ray vision, but researchers from MIT are working on a technology which could track humans moving behind walls using inexpensive WIFI technology. ┬áSeveral companies have been working on developing technologies that ...

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Wind Power Without Wind

Wind Power Without Wind

Diagram of the phere (Creditt: Alexander Slocum MIT) In recent years more an more offshore wind farm projects have been emerging all over the world. Although many of them are capable of producing large amounts of power, depending on the ...

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Using Kinect to Diagnose Depression with 90% Accuracy

Using Kinect to Diagnose Depression with 90% Accuracy

SimSensei demo Could a computer software help shrinks diagnose depression? Researchers from the University of Southern California’s Institute for Creative Technologies believe it can and they are developing the technology to do so with supposedly greater accuracy than human therapists. ...

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DSC Solar Panels – 40% More Energy and 3 Times Cheaper

DSC Solar Panels – 40% More Energy and 3 Times Cheaper

3GSolar plastic organic solar cell Barry Breen 3GSolar CEO 3GSolar transparent solar cell Barry Breen with Israeli president Shimon Peres Solar technology has advanced quite considerably in the last several years. However manufacturing costs and other limitations have restricted the ...

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Replacing Nuclear: Japan Build Largest Wind Farm

Replacing Nuclear: Japan Build Largest Wind Farm

Fukushima Recovery, Experimental Offshore Floating Wind Farm Project (Credit: University of Tokyo) Japan recently announced a ambitious plan to replace all its nuclear reactors with renewable energy sources and is planning to erect the largest wind farm in the world ...

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Samsung Announces First Ever 2D/3D Lens

Samsung Announces First Ever 2D/3D Lens

The Samsung NX300 – Retro Design The Samsung NX300 – Side View The Samsung NX300 – Dails The Samsung NX300 – Flip LCD Samsung announced today a new mirrorless camera named NX300 and the first ever 2D/3D lens for mirrorless ...

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Mantis Vision – Portable Scanning in 3D

Mantis Vision – Portable Scanning in 3D

The Mantis Vision F5 3D scanner The F5 3D scanner and handheld unit Image of the F5 3D scanner and handheld unit The F5-SR scanner for short range 3D scanning An Israeli company developed a small, portable hand held scanner ...

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