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Haptic Helmet - a fire helmet of the future

Haptic Helmet - a fire helmet of the future

Engineers at Carnegie Mellon University have created a fire helmet that can help you find your way even in total darkness.
Albatrosses are being recruited to patrol the ocean

Albatrosses are being recruited to patrol the ocean

It turned out that these birds can ‘spy’ on poachers much more efficiently than humans. Because of this, these feathered vigilantes were equipped with GPS sensors. 
Eye tracking technology opens up a lot of new insights

Eye tracking technology opens up a lot of new insights

Scientists at the University of Nevada grasp how our vision works.

AirDresser dry cleaning cabinet for $1,400

Samsung presented an unusual cabinet with functionalities so far alien to such objects. However, only very wealthy customers are likely to go for it.

Dutch Ministry of Defence creates team in CS:GO 

The KM Esports cyber team will focus on identifying and recruiting new ministry employees among cyberathletes. 

What kind of VR headset will NASA use?

VRgineers have unveiled an improved version of the XTAL professional headset that has 8K resolution.  The device has already interested NASA.

Antimicrobial smartphone screen protector created in the United States

The new technology is called Amplify Glass. The invention has already been registered in the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 

Samsung have come up with a revolutionary new way to type on a smart phone

The Samsung C-Lab startup incubator have come up with ‘SelfieType’ technology, which will allow users to type on any surface. The development will be officially presented at CES 2020.

‘Artificial People’ or Samsung's Best Deepfake

The developer Samsung has announced a new deepfake technology. The company assures that the project will serve only worthy purposes.

Amazon AI successfully recognizes curved text

Instead of using rectangular frames for recognition, the new algorithm employs ‘tube’ representations of text reference frames.

Carbon dioxide capture technology can reduce lorry and bus emissions by 90%

Today, up to 40% of vehicle emissions are from lorries.

DJI devises an unmanned SUV with a camera stabilizer

The company has patented the invention, but it is still unclear whether such a device will appear on the market.

AT&T starts testing 5G in US cities

The company has decided to increase the initial number of cities in the network trial from five to ten.

Ford announces electric SUV based on Rivian platform

The company presented two 4 x 4 models that will be released under the Lincoln brand.

Frequency of phishing attacks soars before Black Friday

The number of attacks on online stores has experienced nearly a twofold increase during the week of fall sales.