Many schools aren’t teaching typing anymore because they figure students already are proficient at using keyboards. That’s a wasted opportunity.
Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish will be testing out “smart mouthguards.” Will they help to change a sport that is hurting its players?
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week
Most local news is an confusing mess; mashing it all into one place doesn’t solve that problem
Not every technology is on an endlessly compounding growth trend approaching some kind of technological singularity
Sifteo is taking pre-orders for its sensor-filled blocks.
Intense pressure can force neutrons into cubes rather than spheres, say physicists
A real-life version of the famed robotic exoskeleton is a “mere” five years from production.
A concept bike offers riders a new incentive to wear a helmet: it’s embedded with a mind-reading device that lets you shift gears using brainwaves.
Overcoming the registration problem in augmented reality is easy – as long as you’re willing to cache a three dimensional map of an entire city