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Smart Sprinkler System Saved This Man’s House From A Bushfire

12/01/2015, The idea that you can connect to your electronic appliances remotely, like your fan, your lights, your TV, and etc. is a good one. For some it might seem like a novel idea, but if you ever needed proof to show that IoT is indeed the future and that...

Racist Comments In Brazil Gets Posted Onto Billboards

11/30/2015, The good and bad thing about the internet is that it allows for relatively anonymity. You can post things you normally wouldn’t say to someone’s face in real life while hiding behind a screen name, meaning that the person has no way of knowing who you...

Humai: Resurrection Possible In 30 Years’ Time With AI

11/30/2015, Let’s face it – who doesn’t want to live forever? After all, with the power of compounding interest, you will soon be the richest person on earth if you are the only immortal around. Having said that, the search for the Fountain of Youth has...


Swedish Court Won’t Force ISPs To Block The Pirate Bay

11/29/2015, The idea of having an ISP block access to a piracy website like The Pirate Bay sounds ideal, especially since the blocking essentially takes place on a network-wide level. This has been done before in the past, but at the same time we have seen some...

MnemosBOX: 16TB NAS Over 200 Blu-Ray Discs

11/28/2015, Walking around professional trade shows can yield some interesting encounters: the MnemosBOX is a Rackable Blu-Ray jukebox that can read/write 16TB of data across 200 standard Blu-Ray optical discs.  It gets even better as it is possible to link 8 units...

Panasonic Surveillance Cameras Used For Online Education

11/27/2015, Panasonic is a rather large player in the world of professional video surveillance, which remains a relatively large business that require a certain level of quality, administration and certifications. But it’s also clear that consumer-level cameras can...

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens TV Spot Shows Kylo Ren

11/26/2015, There’s an abundance of Star Wars related news these days, I’m sure fans are not complaining, most of them actually like seeing the new TV spots that are being released as they give them a glimpse of what to expect from the upcoming movie....

How Thanksgiving Is Spent Aboard The International Space Station

11/26/2015, Thanksgiving is that time of the year when people gather friends and family around a big table to enjoy a hearty meal and each other’s company. That’s really how most people spend Thanksgiving here on Earth, but what if you’re not on...

Swatting Could Soon Be Made Illegal In All 50 States

11/25/2015, Swatting is a “prank” that’s anything but funny. For those unfamiliar, basically it involves one person calling the police pretending to have hostages, killed someone, or is having their house robbed. They provide the address of their victim, and...

Amazon Prime Will Reportedly Let Users Access Other Video Services

11/25/2015, An Amazon Prime subscription will cost you nearly $100 a year, but if you think about it it’s actually a pretty good deal. Not only will you gain access to better shipping options, but you will also gain access to other features offered by the website,...

Temporary Biometric Tattoos Can Track Your Health

11/25/2015, If you want to track your health like how many steps you’ve made, how many calories you’ve burnt, your heart rate, and more, you will probably need to turn to a fitness band or a smartwatch with those features. However in the future maybe we won’t...

3D Printed Haikus Only Show Up When Placed In Water

11/25/2015, 3D printing is an amazing concept as we have seen it used in all sorts of things, like printing your own gadgets, printing prosthetic limbs, and once we’ve even seen 3D printing used to print an entire motorcycle! However 3D printing can be more than...

Denver Not The Place To Drive At 3pm On Wednesday

11/25/2015, It looks like Google certainly knows just about everything – including asking folks not to drive at 3 p.m. on Wednesday. Denver City happens to be the 12th worst in the country when it comes to Thanksgiving traffic in 2015, and this was derived from...