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  • What is FinTech (and how has it evolved)?
    When you use PayPal, Apple Pay, Google Wallet or simply your credit card to make an online purchase, you the consumer, the ecommerce retailer and the banks behind the money exchange are using FinTech.When Charles Schwab, TD Ameritrade or Fidelity Inv…
    - 6 days ago 18 Sep 17, 7:03pm -
  • IDG Contributor Network: The coming evolution of the conversational interface
    Last week I wrote on how Cortana and her peers, Apple Siri and Amazon Alexa, were likely to evolve in a VR world to become the primary interface because touch, mice, and keyboards, in a virtual world, make aren’t practical unless you are emulating…
    - 6 days ago 18 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • IDG Contributor Network: Digital transformation and 5G product development
    Most of what you read about digital transformation focuses on customer experiences, business model agility, and the effect that all of this has on enterprises — particularly IT departments.Less widely recognized is the fact that digital technology…
    - 18 days ago 6 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • Why Microsoft is adding an AI co-processor to HoloLens 2
    I strapped on a pair of virtual reality (VR) goggles and looked around the room. There were three PageWide printers sitting off in the corner, so I reached out and pressed a lever to open the paper tray. A voice off in the distance, like a ghost in t…
    - 62 days ago 24 Jul 17, 1:06pm -
  • Avoid the mouse trap: Old habits wreck new tech
    Don't look now, but your desktop user interface dates back to the Nixon administration. Is it time to upgrade to the next UI?New technologies revolutionize business. And big shifts like artificial intelligent (AI) virtual assistants and augmented rea…
    - 78 days ago 8 Jul 17, 10:15am -

GizMag - Emerging Tech

  • In photos: Final roll call of the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show
    The Frankfurt Motor Show wraps up this weekend, and with it goes a stunning collection of cars, trucks, vans, urban transporters, flying taxis and more. After looking at the concept cars, the sports cars, the camper vans, and the trucks and SUV…
    - 2 days ago 23 Sep 17, 3:40am -
  • Li'l electric bike pump pops into a pocket
    When a cyclist has to change a high-pressure tire at the side of the road, pumping it back up using a compact hand pump can be quite the hassle. That's why many bikers utilize compressed air canisters, although they're not reusable. Another alt…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 8:05pm -
  • How vanadium could be a beacon for Martian life
    If all goes according to plan, in 2020 NASA (in addition to several other space agencies) will launch a rover towards Mars. When it lands there, it will begin looking for signs of past or present life on the Red Planet. To help astrobiologists…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 7:21pm -
  • Smartfoam helmets could help NFL coaches diagnose concussions
    A team of scientists from Brigham Young University (BYU), Utah, has developed a smartfoam-based sensor system capable of detecting the severity of a collision in real time. When applied to American football pads and helmets, the sensors could g…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 6:34pm -
  • Foam insert puts a damper on bouncy bike tires
    Most mountain bikers wouldn't want shock absorbers that were simply springy air chambers with no damping. According to the guys at CushCore, however, that's exactly what tires are. Their solution? An energy-absorbing foam insert that sits insid…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 6:28pm -


  • The MedTech Investing Europe Conference in London Showcases Latest Innovations
    Now celebrating its 25th gathering, the MedTech Investing Europe Conference brought together over 100 participants from throughout Europe, and further afield, to London. Attendees included startup companies and medtech industry innovation specialist…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 9:01pm -
  • Molecular Robots to Build Drug Molecules
    Scientists in the UK have developed a microscopic molecular machine that can be used to assemble individual molecules. The technology could allow scientists to build drug molecules from scratch, as well as help with drug discovery. The molecular robo…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 6:19pm -
  • Laser Monitors Mitochondria to Predict Cardiac Arrest
    Researchers have developed a laser device that can tell in real time whether tissues in the body are receiving enough oxygen. The laser system relies on resonance Raman spectroscopy, and could help doctors to predict cardiac arrest, as low oxygen le…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 5:06pm -
  • Beyond Gaming: How Osso VR is Already Transforming Surgical Training
    In a nondescript office building in downtown Palo Alto, I enter a conference room with the furnishings of a typical Silicon Valley tech company. Suddenly, my view changes, and I am transported to the inside of a brightly lit operating room, myself…
    - 3 days ago 21 Sep 17, 4:44pm -
  • New Siemens MRI for Radiation Therapy: MAGNETOM RT Pro Edition for MAGNETOM Vida
    Siemens Healthineers has just unveiled their brand new MAGNETOM RT Pro edition for MAGNETOM Vida, a 3 Tesla MRI scanner specifically designed for planning radiation therapy procedures. It has a new magnet, a pretty large 55x55x50 field of view, and…
    - 3 days ago 21 Sep 17, 4:30pm -

NextGov - Emerging Tech

Popular Science

  • !Show your social savvy with these advanced Snapchat tricks
    DIY Become an expert Snapchatter. Even if you consider yourself a photo expert, Snapchat has plenty of hidden features you might not have uncovered—yet. Here's how to find and use them.
    - 6 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 11:30am -
  • How to open your messed up files
    DIY Don't trash them right away. If you can't open a file on your computer, don't give up right away. These tricks will give you a fighting chance of accessing or recovering its contents.
    - 1 day ago 23 Sep 17, 11:30am -
  • The anatomy of a hurricane
    Science Here's how these huge storms form. Every tropical cyclone that forms on Earth has the same basic structure that sets these storms apart from the rest.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 8:35pm -
  • Five rad and random kitchen items I found this week
    Gadgets The end-of-week dispatch from PopSci's commerce editor. Vol. 24. Five rad and random kitchen things I found this week. The end-of-week dispatch from PopSci's commerce editor. Vol. 24.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 6:53pm -
  • Enormous dinosaur poops show that even herbivores ate shellfish
    Science Plus a heaping portion of decayed wood for fiber. Everyone cheats on their diets—dinosaurs were no exception. And there's one delicacy that paleontologists didn't know until now: crustaceans.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 17, 4:14pm -

Scientific American

NanoTech Now

Emerging EdTech

  • !Teaching & Technology Tweet Wrap, w/e 09-23-17
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap … George Couros reminds us...[Please click on the post title to continue readin…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 1:17pm -
  • 10 Way to Use Twitter for Fun Assignments, Projects, Class Work
    Twitter can Bring a Contemporary, Fun Social Element to Topic Exploration, Research, Projects, and Other Classroom Activities Twitter, along with other social media platforms, is more often banned...[Please click on the post title to continue readin…
    - 3 days ago 21 Sep 17, 11:35am -
  • How to Ditch Those Worksheets When Teaching Math
    While technology is constantly changing today’s learning environment, you’re probably still looking for a way to finally ditch those math worksheets and teach math in a way equating with how students...[Please click on the post title to continue…
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 17, 11:55am -
  • 4 Interesting Education Crowdfunding Campaigns
    Image Source Crowdfunding has become one of the go-to fundraising tactics for entrepreneurs and companies. It allows them to get members of a particular community or crowd to fund interesting ideas...[Please click on the post title to continue readi…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 17, 2:27pm -
  • Academic and Instructional Tech Tweet Recap, w/e 09-16-17
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap, a framework to help both faculty...[Please click on the post title to continue r…
    - 7 days ago 17 Sep 17, 2:04pm -

PwC - Emerging Tech