Turning smartphones into personal, real-time pollution-location monitors

Posted in Hardware on 14th Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

Using smartphones and sensing technology to pinpoint times and locations of the worst air pollution, which is associated with respiratory and cardiovascular problems.

Nano Ink That Lets You Draw Sensors Onto Almost Anything

Posted in Hardware on 5th Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

Nanoengineers are opening the door to an era when anyone will be able to build sensors, anywhere, including physicians in the clinic, patients in their home and soldiers in the field.

NASA equips space robots with smartphones for the International Space Station

Posted in Software on 9th Jul, 2014
by Alex Muller

NASA plans to send Google's 3D smartphones into space to function as the "eyes and brains" of free-flying robots inside the Space Station.

Google will be the GE of the internet of things era

Posted in Hardware on 18th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Google is positioning itself to be an inventor and re-inventor of hardware. Google will also be the GE of the internet age.

Thousands of Australian bees are getting tagged for research

Posted in Science on 17th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Approximately 5,000 bees are receiving RFID tags.