As mobile technology continues its rapid advancement according to Moore’s law, the possibilities of moving towards the sci-fi novels and films of yesteryear are becoming less and less fiction, and more reality. Augmented reality. At Wikitude, we’re working everyday on making the future potential of mobile technology a reality now. We started out in… Continue reading Augmented reality glasses powered by Wikitude – Wikitude
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A computer interface that can supply answers to users without requiring them to dig their phones out of their pockets or tap away at a keyboard is being developed by Google.Amit Singhal, Google vice-president and senior search engineer, said that the company has been inspired by sci-fi series Star Trek to develop the "ubiquitous computing"… Continue reading Google develops computer inspired by Star Trek
Apple has lost its appeal against a UK ruling that Samsung had not infringed its design rights. A judge at the High Court in London had originally ruled in July that the look of Samsung's Galaxy Tab computers was not too similar to designs registered in connection with the iPad. He said at the time… Continue reading Apple loses UK tablet design appeal versus Samsung
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Rice University researchers led by chemist James Tour have just written a paper in the journal Nature Communications that describes transparent, non-volatile, heat- and radiation-resistant memory chips created in Tour’s lab from silicon oxide sandwiched between electrodes of graphene, the single-atom-thick form of carbon. More than four years ago, they discovered it was possible to make bits of computer memory from silicon and carbon,… Continue reading High-capacity 3D transparent memory a step closer to reality
Samsung is suing Apple over claims that the iPhone 5 infringed on its patents. The Korean electronics giant filed the lawsuit in a U.S. court Tuesday, Reuters reported. “We have little choice but to take the steps necessary to protect our innovations and intellectual property rights,” Samsung said in a statement. Last month, court documents… Continue reading Samsung Sues Apple Over iPhone 5, Allowed to Sell Galaxy Tab 10.1
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The criticism heaped on Apple shows the growing importance of cartography. ... Maps are becoming important strategic terrain. They are more than an aid to getting from A to B. Apps based on location—to summon a taxi, say—need maps inside them. Digital maps can include countless layers of information, plus advertisements from which money can… Continue reading Maps on smartphones: Lost