hardware

Japan Display launches 1058ppi 2.1-inch screens for smaller VR glasses

Posted in Business, Hardware on 18th Feb, 2020
by Alex Muller

Two of this year's most important evolutions of VR glasses involve increasing their display resolution and reducing their size, changes that Japan Display (JDI) is making possible.

NextMind is building a real-time brain computer interface, unveils Dev Kit for $399

Posted in Hardware on 6th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

NextMind is part of a growing number of startups building noninvasive neural interfaces that rely on machine learning algorithms.

Battery-free biosensor is the smallest one yet

Posted in Hardware, Medicine on 29th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

Designed to continuously monitor various bodily processes, externally-powered biosensors are not only smaller than their battery-packing counterparts, but they also don't have to be surgically retrieved for battery-changes.

Retail Robots Are on the Rise

Posted in Business, Hardware on 21st Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

As countless robots work behind the scenes to stock shelves, serve customers, and deliver products to our doorstep, the speed of retail will accelerate. These changes are already underway.

IBM's lithium battery uses seawater materials instead of heavy metals

Posted in Business, Featured, Hardware on 20th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

IBM has unveiled a new battery that relies on materials from seawater.