Stick it in your ear! That’s how you listen to the other party while holding a conversation on this new wrist phone by NTT DoCoMo as reported by The Standard. WIRED reports on hackers starting to modify Digital Convergence’s Cue:C.A.T. (see previous post) into a general purpose bar code scanner in this article.
Finger phone, Hacked Cue:C.A.T.
- Secure your debit and credit card fro... — Secure your debit and credit card from fraud with Privacy.com – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/secure-your-debit-and-credit-card-from-fraud-with-privacy-com/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472In just the first weekend of 2017 holiday shopping there was a 123% spike in malware infections. With weeks still to go until the holidays it’s a safe bet that infection rates will stay high: Hackers love the holiday season just as much as [...]
- 2017’s best tech gifts for the ... — 2017’s best tech gifts for the holidays – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/2017s-best-tech-gifts-for-holidays/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472Stumped on stocking stuffers? TechRepublic’s gift guides compile the best gadgets for everyone on your holiday gift list. From tech gadgets like drones to wearables like the Apple Watch to Raspberry Pis, TechRepublic put together a list of great holiday gift ideas for your kids, family members, [...]
- The Movi Phone Stabilizer Will Make A... — https://www.wired.com/story/freefly-movi-gimbal/?mbid=nl_120617_daily_list3_p4The Movi, a stabilizing gimbal for shooting mobile video, is powered by some advanced software. Like any gimbal, it holds your camera still while you’re filming and mitigates bumps and shakes. A pair of motors inside the hand-held unit work to keep the phone from bouncing around while recording, and some nifty software keeps the [...]
- Email Is Broken. Can Anyone Fix It? — https://www.wired.com/story/email-is-broken-can-anyone-fix-it/?mbid=nl_120117_gadgetlab_list1_p2Gmail, Outlook, and some exciting startups are all trying to rebuild email for 2017. Over the past decade or so, the rise in smartphones turned email into a primarily mobile experience, but the rules of engagement never caught up. You’d never sign your name to a text message—so why do it in an email? So [...]
- Ode to calligraphy: the world’s first... — Ode to calligraphy: the world’s first electronic calligraphy platform | DesignFaveshttps://www.designfaves.com/2017/11/ode-to-calligraphy-calligraphy-doesnt-lie#refnlCurrently on Kickstarter, the TSDL CALLIGRAPHY platform is dubbed “an ode to calligraphy”. The main goal of the platform is to develop the art of calligraphy by spreading it on popular, casual products. They’ve chosen the three most demanding ones: t-shirts, phone cases, canvasses and [...]