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Category: Future Tech

Beware of Doppelgangers: New Payment System Uses Facial Recognition

Beware of Doppelgangers: New Payment System Uses Facial Recognition
Move over, NFC. Uniqul is getting ready to unveil a new payment system that utilizes facial recognition to process payments. You can set aside your credit cards, debit cards, and checkbooks, too, because all you’ll need…
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Paper Plane Drone: Little Brother’s Got His Eye on You Too

Paper Plane Drone: Little Brother’s Got His Eye on You Too
UAVs designed for military use are obviously expensive, but you still wouldn’t want to break even the more affordable recreational variants like the AR.Drone. That’s why Dr. Paul Pounds and his team of roboticists at The…
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Disney’s AIREAL Creates Tactile Feedback in Mid-Air

Disney’s AIREAL Creates Tactile Feedback in Mid-Air
The technical magicians at Disney Research are at it once more. This time, they’re working on a technology which allows users to feel sensations without actually having to touch a surface.…
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ERO Robot Could Tear Down and Recycle Buildings

ERO Robot Could Tear Down and Recycle Buildings
Imagine if we had robots that could not only tear a building down, but also recycle it. Large building projects would go much faster and they would likely be cheaper and safer too. This new concept…
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Dupont Working on Wireless Charging Countertops

Dupont Working on Wireless Charging Countertops
Do you leave your phone on the kitchen table a lot? If you do, then you’ll be pleased to know that it won’t just be sitting there idly, thanks to a collaboration between DuPont Building Innovations…
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Smart Diapers Track Your Baby’s Health by Checking Their Pee

Smart Diapers Track Your Baby’s Health by Checking Their Pee
You can get a lot of information from one sampling of urine. That’s what the folks from Pixie Scientific think, because that’s the concept they’re working on with Smart Diapers.…
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Ohita Fresh Air Module Concept Would Generate Clean Air on Demand

Ohita Fresh Air Module Concept Would Generate Clean Air on Demand
Fresh air has become more scarce with the continued, rapid urbanization in many countries, particularly China. Recent issues with smog and germs have even forced residents to wear masks for their protection. The first wearable air…
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3D Printing with Liquid Metals at Room Temperature: One Small Step for Terminators

3D Printing with Liquid Metals at Room Temperature: One Small Step for Terminators
We’ve seen a 3D printer make objects out of soft materials, and one that uses titanium powder.  This 3D printer made by researchers at North Carolina State University is somewhere in between: it uses a liquid…
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Squito Throwable Ball Camera: Squito! You Shoot Me!

Squito Throwable Ball Camera: Squito! You Shoot Me!
A wild spherical camera appears! Actually it’s not the first of its kind that we’ve seen, but unlike the previous device, Serveball’s Squito is being designed for both professional and recreational use. Forget about Instagram or…
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Shape-It-Up Lets You Tweak 3D Shapes Using Simple Hand Gestures: Pottery Simulator

Shape-It-Up Lets You Tweak 3D Shapes Using Simple Hand Gestures: Pottery Simulator
The researchers behind Shape-It-Up call it a “Hand Gesture Based Creative Expression of 3D Shapes Using Intelligent Generalized Cylinders”, but it’s totally a pottery simulator. Decades from now, if – when? – Paramount Pictures decides to…
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SpaceX Grasshopper Reusable Rocket Knows How to Park in Reverse

SpaceX Grasshopper Reusable Rocket Knows How to Park in Reverse
We’ve already invented a (partially) reusable spacecraft. But the rockets that were used to boost NASA’s space shuttles – and other spacecraft in general – were all designed for one-time use only. That makes space travel…
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Ford Creates Rapid Fabrication Technique to Prototype Sheet Metal in Days, Not Months

Ford Creates Rapid Fabrication Technique to Prototype Sheet Metal in Days, Not Months
I recently had the opportunity to visit Ford’s headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan, and got a behind the scenes tour of their 3D printing and digital prototyping studio. What they’re doing with these technologies is truly impressive.…
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Hand Tree is an Air Purifier That You Can Wear

Hand Tree is an Air Purifier That You Can Wear
Smog, haze, smoke, exhaust… The atmosphere is full of pollutants these days. Unfortunately, there’s not much you can do about it. You could go out and face the world wearing a mask, or you could just…
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Teen Creates Flashlight Powered by the Heat of Your Hands

Teen Creates Flashlight Powered by the Heat of Your Hands
In times of great emergency, a flashlight is definitely one of the essentials to have, aside from food and water. When the electricity is out and it’s night time, you might have to stay in place…
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Will Crowdfunding Produce the World’s First Working Hoverboard?

Will Crowdfunding Produce the World’s First Working Hoverboard?
There have been many attempts to recreate the design of the Hoverboards from Back to the Future II, but none of them have been functional. Now, there’s a project which just kicked off with hopes of…
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Modular Aerial Vehicle: United We Fly

Modular Aerial Vehicle: United We Fly
We’ve seen how robotic quadcopters can be programmed to act and complete tasks together. These single propeller vehicles called Distributed Flight Array take that concept to the extreme. On its own, a single one of its…
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