Solve These Tough Data Problems and Watch Job Offers Roll In

Late in 2015, Gilberto Titericz, an electrical engineer at Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras, told his boss he planned to resign, after seven years maintaining sensors and other hardware in oil plants. By devoting hundreds of hours of leisure time to the obscure world of competitive data analysis, Titericz had recently become the world’s top-ranked […] Read more »

Did Prehistoric People Watch the Stars Through This 6,000 Year Old ‘Telescope’?

Prehistoric humans may have observed the sky via primitive lens-less “telescopes,” according to a team of British astronomers who have studied the long passageways of ancient megalithic tombs. The details were presented today by Kieran Simcox, a student at Nottingham Trent University, at a meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society. Read more… Uncategorized All articles […] Read more »

Kid-friendly smart watch tells them when to brush their teeth, so you don’t have to

Getting a small child to brush their teeth can feel like hosting a nightly WWE wrestling match in your bathroom. But the new icon-based Octopus watch for kids ages 3 to 8 aims to help with this and other daily habits.  The Octopus watch’s Kickstarter campaign has raised more than $ 231,000 in pledges — more […] Read more »

Get ready to watch all your favorite TV shows in virtual reality

Hulu and Netflix are jumping on the virtual reality train. All aboard, early adopters. Both streaming video services will soon offer virtual reality apps that let users explore content and watch what they want in 3D virtual spaces. Netflix is up first, with an app launching in the Gear VR store on Thursday, just hours […] Read more »

Get ready to watch all your favorite TV shows in virtual reality

Hulu and Netflix are jumping on the virtual reality train. All aboard, early adopters. Both streaming video services will soon offer virtual reality apps that let users explore content and watch what they want in 3D virtual spaces. Netflix is up first, with an app launching in the Gear VR store on Thursday, just hours […] Read more »

Get ready to watch all your favorite TV shows in virtual reality

Hulu and Netflix are jumping on the virtual reality train. All aboard, early adopters. Both streaming video services will soon offer virtual reality apps that let users explore content and watch what they want in 3D virtual spaces. Netflix is up first, with an app launching in the Gear VR store on Thursday, just hours […] Read more »

Timex’s New Men’s Watch: Smart Activity Tracker Disguised As Stylish Analog Watch

From the first Mickey Mouse watch in the 1930s to theiconic commercials from the 1950s that proved its watches could “take a licking and keep on ticking,” Timex debuts a smart activity tracker disguised as a men’s stylish analog watch. The best part? You don’t have to charge it. All articles Read more »

Apple Watch Displayed Beautifully with xylum’s Boldly Designed…

xylum’s elegant dock for the Apple Watch has cutting edge functionality with a modern and minimalistic look. A timeless design, machined from a solid piece of aircraft grade aluminum. (PRWeb September 01, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/09/prweb12935761.htm All articles Read more »

Watch a Boston Dynamics Humanoid Robot Wander Around Outside

Boston Dynamics, that company Google bought in 2013, has begun to testing one of its humanoid robots — those that are designed to function like humans — out in the wild. Marc Raibert, the founder of Boston Dynamics, talked about and showed footage on the research during a talk on Aug. 3 at the 11th […] Read more »

Watch The Coast Guard Make The Biggest Narco Submarine Coke Bust Ever

On July 18th, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Stratton intercepted a narco sub about 200 miles south of Mexico. On board the homemade semi-submersible were 16,000 pounds of cocaine worth almost a quarter of a billion dollars. Yes, billion, with a B. The Coast Guard pulled 12,000 pounds out of the turquoise-colored sub before it […] Read more »