Stimulating brains with lasers can create ‘Matrix’-like false experiences

At the University of California, researchers have been busy exploring ways to project holograms directly into the brain. Think of it like 'Inception' meets next-generation healthcare. The post Stimulating brains with...

Feast your eyes (not literally, though) on the most powerful lasers on Earth

As time goes on and technological progress marches forward, the line between science fiction and reality seems to get increasingly blurry. Case in point? Lasers. They’ve been around for decades,...

Smartwatch prototype uses laser projection to turn your arm into a touchscreen

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon have developed a prototype for a next-gen smartwatch that vastly increases its capacitive touch surface area by projecting a touchscreen onto a user's arm. The post Smartwatch...

Does Ready Player One reveal the future of VR?

Maggie Lane is a writer and producer of virtual reality experiences and covers the industry for various publications. It was barely minutes after the Ready Player One premiere, and texts...

The Photonic Fence identifies bugs and only zaps those on a ‘kill list’

The Photonic Fence uses cameras and other optics to scan for pests within 100 meters of the device. Once the machine determines that a bug is a pest, it shoots...

APLICATIONS

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt first drive review

Ford’s latest tribute to Steve McQueen’s legendary action movie is far more than a garish paint and sticker package. It’s almost stealthy, and...