hardware

First as Artificial Neurons Developed for Medical Implants

Posted in Hardware, Medicine, Science on 5th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

Artificial neurons on silicon chips that behave just like the real thing have been invented by scientists – a first-of-its-kind achievement with enormous scope for medical devices to cure chronic diseases, such as heart failure, Alzheimer’s, and other diseases of neuronal degeneration.

Smart contacts: The future of the wearable you won't even see

Posted in Hardware, Medicine on 24th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

One day, contact lenses could do much more than just correct our vision

Concentrated solar viable for industrial uses after exceeding 1,000°C

Posted in Hardware, Science on 22nd Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Advanced computer vision software that allows a large array of computer-controlled mirrors (known as heliostats) to focus their reflected sunlight onto a target with ultra-high accuracy, resulting in ultra-high temperatures.

An Apple-Valve AR headset deal makes sense given iOS 13’s StarBoard

Posted in Business, Hardware on 19th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

If you follow the rumors, augmented reality hardware has been Apple’s next big thing for at least a couple of years.

Infrared Solar Cells Will Boost Solar Power by Up to 25% and Eventually Double

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Invisible infrared light accounts for half of all solar radiation on the Earth’s surface, yet ordinary solar energy systems have limited ability in converting it to power.