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New Face-Scanning Technology Can Spot Drunks

09/04/2012, Having drunk people in a crowd or at a public place is usually not be a good idea. While not everyone indulges in brawls when drunk, a crowd of sober persons is definitely lot more preferable. However, it is very hard to individually check out the...

Junaio 3.0: Universal Scanner to “Scan the World”

08/29/2011,   Junaio is one of the top augmented reality mobile browsers out there; the two most famous competitors are Wikitude and Layar. Today, metaio, the developer behind the application, is releasing Junaio 3.0 with a key feature labeled “Scan The...

New software removes “naked” body scans (airport security)

07/20/2011, Airport security is never easy. Ever since the rise of aircraft-related crimes in recent years, the country has taken serious measures to ensure the safety of its flight crew and passengers on planes. One of the measures implemented to counter this...

Hipscan makes QR codes cool again

06/16/2011, Everything seems to be about NFC these days, but when there are more phones on the market that are unable to scan NFC cards compared to those that can, it’s catching on pretty slowly. However, most phones (if not all smartphones) can read QR codes with...

Stery-Hand makes sure you wash your hands properly

04/04/2011, When you wash your hands, how do you know if your hands are clean enough? Most of the time you don’t really know. A test would be to eat food using your bare hands and see if you get sick the next day – other than that, there’s really not...

Researchers try to determine if you’re a pro gamer with science

01/13/2011, Are researchers running out of things to research about? Probably not, but a group of psychology professors at the University of Illinois have been doing some research and discovered that you can tell how gifted someone is at gaming by analyzing their...

HoverCam Office Cameras scan office documents instantly

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] Pathway Innovations and Technologies are set to show off their new HoverCam Office Cameras at CES this week. These special cameras, specifically designed to scan office documents instantly instead of scanning them line-by-line in a sweeping...

Tobii S32 recorded speech device

08/12/2010, The Tobii S32 recorded speech device is a unique gadget that enables one to communicate using pre-recorded messages which can be activated at the touch of a finger. Apart from pre-recorded messages, it also handles sounds or IR-signals simply by touching...

Fujitsu ScanSnap S1500 Review

03/16/2010, Most people look at scanners as a commodity that sometimes comes for free in the form of a printer/scanner combo (like my Canon MP150), but those who do serious scanning can boost their productivity simply by using a faster scanner and better document...