Philips And Accenture Deliver Proof Of Concept For Delivering Vital Patient Data Via Google Glass


Philips and Accenture announced today the creation of a proof-of-concept demo that uses Google Glass for researching ways to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of performing surgical procedures. Stories and press releases like these are sure to become more common place as Google Glass development continues to mature. Read on for the full Press Release.

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The Nest Smoke Detector


Nest Labs, Inc. released the below press release announcing their new smoke detector, this really looks very cool and could be an answer to many smoke detector headaches. Read on. 

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2014 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe

2014 Honda CRZ

So you are looking for a sporty little car that gives you good gas mileage to boot? Look no further than the 2014 Honda CR-Z Hybrid Coupe. Rated at 39mpg that’s pretty solid for a sports car with manual transmission. The 2014 CR-Z goes on-sale tomorrow, combining sleek styling, numerous standard features and sporty handling while maintaining terrific fuel efficiency.

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Zendure A-Series External Battery Is Tough


Zendure, a new electronics company based in East Palo Alto, has been turning heads on the internet with an unusual demonstration for its namesake smartphone battery: the founders ran over the battery several times with a Volvo and posted the video online.

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Indiegogo Multipath Router Combines Connections For Faster Speeds


Justin Collery developed Multipath Networks after he moved from his city center location to the suburbs and struggled to get fast and reliable broadband. Commercializing research developed in Ireland and Belgium he developed the Multipath router. Multipath technology aggregates Internet connections adding their speed and reliability. The router can bond any combination of technologies, DSL, Cable, 3G, 4G, wireless.

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Whatever Happened To The myRolltop Laptop?


Anyone remember the myRolltop laptop concept pitched back in 2009? With Samsung and LG soon to produce flexible displays on their smartphones do you think this laptop could see the light of day? Here’s a little background on the myRolltop.

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Motorola Extends Android Beyond The Moto X And Cell Phones


Motorola today announced three enterprise mobile computers running the most popular version of the Android operating system (OS) supported by new Extensions (Mx) by Motorola Solutions security features and the fourth generation of RhoMobile Suite’s cross-platform development framework. This new set of technologies and development tools will help businesses adapt, enhance, integrate and secure the Android OS for enterprise customers.

Read more… A New Site For Teens To Discover Science


Twin Cities Public Televison and 3M launched a new website that offers science and technology served up for teens. TPT and 3M developed this idea in response to declining student interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). So what is going to make this so different from any other science and technology website? Sparticl is a place where teens not only find and read information but they interact and can even contribute to the content.

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Prysm Brings On The Next Generation Of Video Walls


Prysm designs and manufactures videowall systems and is introducing the next generation of videowalls that is supposed to help users with team collaboration presentations. Prysm video walls are available in two sizes eight feet wide by five feet wide and fifteen feet wide by five feet wide.

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Viewsonic VX52 Series Delivers Super-Fast 2ms Response Time

Viewsonic just announced a new “Entertainment Display” that delivers a 2ms response time, HDMI connectivity and comes in both 22″ and 24″ variants. The VX52 series is full HD and coupled with ClearMotiv II Technology is able to deliver detailed and blur-free graphics. Read on for more from Viewsonic’s press release.

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Leap Motion Controller Now Available On Newegg With Free App


The Leap Motion Controller has hit the sales floor of and it comes with a free copy of GameWAVE, an app for mapping keyboard commands, macros, mouse clicks and movements to simple hand gestures to improve gaming and productivity. The Leap Motion is selling for $79.99 on Newegg and is available now. Here’s what Leap Motion and Newegg had to say about the announcement.

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Samsung And PowerbyProxi Form Partnership


Samsung Electro-Mechanics has formed a partnership with PowerbyProxi to further research and develop of wireless charging and wireless power solutions for consumer electronics and home appliances. PowerbyProxi has also received $4 million in funding from Samsung Ventures Investment Corporation.

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Kia Quoris Slated For 2014 U.S. Release

Looks like Kia is going to make a run at the luxury market by introducing the Kia Quoris in 2014. The Quoris has only been available in Korea and the Middle East where it goes by the name K9. The exact specifications of the Quoris have not been released but it is aiming for the luxury slot so we would expect it to have quiet a few high end features.

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