Samsung patents smart contact lenses with a built-in camera

Posted in Hardware on 6th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Samsung has been granted a patent for contact lenses with a display that projects images into the eyes. A built-in camera and sensors are controlled by blinking.

Google patents delivery trucks that drive themselves

Posted in Business on 11th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

The biggest change to delivery may not be flying unmanned robots, it could be smart package-carrying vans.

Google has filed a patent for a 'needle-free blood draw'

Posted in Medicine on 4th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

The company has filed a patent for a "needle-free blood draw" system that can be used either as a wearable on a person's wrist or as a hand-held device.

Google patent for removing biological tissue with a laser

Posted in Business on 28th Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

There arent many companies that can attempt to rid people of cancer, among other things, as a side project. Google, well, Alphabet now, is one of them.

CRISPR Patent Fight Now a Winner-Take-All Match

Posted in Science on 17th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Lab notebooks could determine who was first to invent a revolutionary gene-editing technology.