Bug-zapping laser will only kill bad insectshttps://www.engadget.com/2017/06/26/intellectual-ventures-lab-photonic-fence-first-trial/The Photonic Fence can differentiate between pests and plain old bugs, then zap them with lasers, if a Department of Agriculture trial goes well. Using cameras and other optics, the Photonic Fence scans for pests within 100 metres, looking at each bug’s “form, velocity, acceleration and wing-beat frequency.” When a target has been recognized as being from the kill list, the Fence will shoot it with the laser, and the insect will be dead within 25 milliseconds.
Marisa Tomei: ‘I only got to be old very recently’ | Film | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/jun/25/marisa-tomei-spider-man-homecoming-interview?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=232265&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2A quarter of a century after winning an Oscar for My Cousin Vinny, the actor is causing a stir as Spider-Man’s Aunt May. She talks about being allowed to ‘get old’ and her reputation as a great on-screen kisser
Custom Spectacles takes snaps under the seahttps://www.engadget.com/2017/06/25/custom-spectacles-takes-snaps-under-the-sea/Snapchat teams up with Royal Caribbean for a Spectacles-based diving mask. Called the SeaSeeker, the video and photo recording mask lasts for 30 minutes underwater at depths up to 150 feet. So it’s perfect for scuba and free diving.
The Clear Divisions on Bitcoin – Hacker Noonhttps://hackernoon.com/the-clear-divisions-on-bitcoin-2523e218dfe4This was written on June 22nd, 2011, and first appeared on BLOGDIAL. The Statists have finally capitulated to Bitcoin with the investment of Google into a Bitcoin wallet which is designed in such a way that the company has no control over its users and is not a custodian. We are now on the brink of a sea change in how people account for and transmit money, disrupting every service that manages money for consumers.
https://www.wired.com/2017/06/orwl-secure-desktop-computer/?mbid=nl_62317_p7&CNDID=49046367A dedicated hacker can pwn your PC in seconds. The ORWL? Not so much. he motherboard is enclosed in a mesh sleeve that can’t be unscrewed, cracked, or even bored through, thanks to a circuit lining the interior that shatters at the touch of a drill bit. The moment that barrier is breached, all your data is zapped—along with the hopes of your attacker.
10 Awful Client Cliches That Make Every Designer Cringe | Design Shackhttps://designshack.net/articles/business-articles/10-awful-client-cliches-that-make-every-designer-cringe/This is the third part in our series all about making fun of design related clichés that drive us all crazy. We put out the word on Twitter and asked for some of the worst and crazy things that clients say to their designers. There’s no shortage of cliches to choose from!