Algorithm turns smartphones into 3D scanners

Posted in Software on 29th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

The limitation with current 3D scanners is that the pattern projector and the camera have to precisely synchronized, which requires specialized and expensive hardware.

Google is trying to kill passwords. But what should replace them?

Posted in Online on 26th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

The tech giant is trying out a feature that lets some users confirm their identity just by using their smartphones.

MIT invention could boost resolution of 3D depth cameras 1,000 fold

Posted in Hardware on 15th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Imagine 3D depth cameras built into cellphones for 3D scanning and driverless cars with clear vision in rain, snow, or fog.

Google Wallet now lets you send money to any phone number

Posted in Online on 11th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Until now, you needed to give Google Wallet an email address. With this latest update, however, you can just send money to anyone with a phone number.

Why Using Your Phone or Tablet Before Bedtime Messes With Your Sleep Patterns

Posted in Hardware on 17th Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

The race for ever brighter, clearer and more vibrant display tech is keeping us awake.