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Socialcam Looking for Monthly Active Users (MAU) or Daily Active Users (DAU) for an app or a developer? Subscribe to AppData and gain access today. For more information please visit our TOUR or PRICING pages: TourPricing You can also contact us at (415) 230-2558 or email us at more.info@insidenetwork.com. Sample Application Profile Sample Developer Profile Description Share video with friends and family. Let the Robot Drive: The Autonomous Car of the Future Is Here | Magazine The object, vaguely pink, sits on the shoulder of the freeway, slowly shimmering into view. Is it roadkill? A weird kind of sagebrush? No, wait, it’s … a puffy chunk of foam insulation! It’s a Monday, midday, and we are heading north on California Highway 85 in a Google autonomous vehicle. Anthony Levandowski, business lead on Google’s self-driving-car project, sits in the passenger seat, lanky and spectacled, wearing loud athletic shoes and clutching a MacBook Pro with a bumper sticker that reads “My other car drives itself.” The Prius begins to seem like the Platonic ideal of a driver. The last time I was in a self-driving car—Stanford University’s “Junior,” at the 2008 World Congress on Intelligent Transportation Systems—the VW Passat went 25 miles per hour down two closed-off blocks. Google isn’t the only company with driverless cars on the road. Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% The Autonomous Car of the Future Is Here Skip in :05 WHOOPS! Please refresh your browser to try again.

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Cost of gene sequencing falls, raising hopes for medical advances (Credit: Silky M/Wikimedia Commons) In Silicon Valley, the line between computing and biology has begun to blur in a way that could have enormous consequences for human longevity. Bill Banyai, an optical physicist at Complete Genomics, has helped make that happen. The promise is that low-cost gene sequencing will lead to a new era of personalized medicine, yielding new approaches for treating cancers and other serious diseases. Now that is changing: exponential increases in processing power and transistor density are accompanied by costs that fall at an accelerating rate. “For all of human history, humans have not had the readout of the software that makes them alive,” said Larry Smarr, director of the California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology. Complete Genomics is one of more than three dozen firms hastening to push the cost of sequencing an entire human genome below $1,000.

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The magnetic soap that could clean up oil spills Environment posted on January 26, 2012, at 7:30 AM A magnet pulls metallic soap out of water. Is this the key to quicker cleanup after oil spills? Photo: Institute Laue-Langevin British researchers have found a way to imbue soap with magnetic properties, which could have huge implications in the way we fight ecosystem-damaging oil spills. It does. It's simple: A detergent that you can move with magnets would be much easier to gather up and remove from the water. Scientists from the University of Bristol added iron-rich salts to create "metallic centers within the soap particles," says Ted Thornhill at Britain's . Yep.

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World Economic Forum lists top 10 emerging technologies for 2012 The World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Emerging Technologies has drawn up a list of the top 10 emerging technologies for 2012 (Image: Shutterstock) Our goal here at Gizmag is to cover innovation and emerging technologies in all fields of human endeavor, and while almost all of the ideas that grace our pages have the potential to enhance some of our lives in one way or another, at the core are those technologies that will have profound implications for everyone on the planet. For those looking to shape political, business, and academic agendas, predicting how and when these types of technologies will effect us all is critical. Recognizing this, the World Economic Forum's (WEF's) Global Agenda Council on Emerging Technologies has compiled a list of the top 10 emerging technologies it believes will have the greatest impact on the state of the world in 2012. 1. Source: World Economic Forum Blog About the Author Post a CommentRelated Articles

Mynet Looking for Monthly Active Users (MAU) or Daily Active Users (DAU) for an app or a developer? Subscribe to AppData and gain access today. For more information please visit our TOUR or PRICING pages: TourPricing You can also contact us at (415) 230-2558 or email us at more.info@insidenetwork.com. Sample Application Profile Sample Developer Profile Description Mynet uygulamasıyla Mynet servislerine giriş yapabilirsiniz. Gecko-inspired adhesive can hold 300kg A Darpa-funded team at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has invented "Geckskin" -- a gecko-inspired adhesive that can safely hold 300kg on a flat surface, or stick a 42-inch plasma television to a wall. Geckos have amazed biologists for years, because their feet can produce an adhesive force that's roughly equivalent to four kilograms, despite the lizard only weighing about 140 grams. The animal doesn't slip and is equally at home on vertical, slanted, even backward-tilting surfaces. "Amazingly, gecko feet can be applied and disengaged with ease, and with no sticky residue remaining on the surface," says biologist Duncan Irschick. Plenty of researchers -- including material scientists and roboticists -- have tried to copy the gecko's foot. Every square millimeter of a gecko's footpad contains about 14,000 hair-like setae which grip onto surfaces. But previous efforts to translate those microscopic hairs to larger scales were unsuccessful.

Updates | Global Service Jam It's over. Global Service Jam 2014 is over. This is the ninth time we have written those words, as they (or something very like them) have closed every Jam since the first Global Service Jam in 2011. In those three short years, the Global Jams - Service, Sustainabillity and Gov - have grown and evolved. That is not our doing. No-one makes a cent out of the Jam (except perhaps some local pizza shops and sticky-note salesmen). Thank you to the amazing Global HQ team who gave up way more than just 48 hours - without even getting to play. Thank you to the Secret Global Council who helped create our most innovative Secret Theme yet. But most of all, as always, we must thank the Jammers. We are tired, we are sore, we have work in the morning. Take the time to visit Planet Jam and look at some of the amazing prototypes and uploads there. We will see you again at the Global GovJam in the first week of June, 2014. But until then, it’s over, folks, it's over, Global HQ, over and out. P.S.

Nanomaterial dust is more explosion-prone that normal dust In 2008, a sugar refinery in Portwentworth, Georgia exploded, killing 13 people and injuring 42 others. The culprit was a dust explosion. That's the violent combustion of extremely fine particles when they're suspended in an enclosed location's air. Coal, wheat flour, cornstarch and other types of dust can be hazardous in certain industries. These sorts of explosions have been recorded since 1785, so we now know quite a bit about the combustible properties of dust. Researchers from Dalhousie University in Halifax, in an study for the American Chemical Society's journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, probed these smaller "nontraditional" dusts to see how they compare to old fashioned wheat and sugar. They found that the energy needed to ignite nanomaterials made of metals, such as aluminium, is less than 1 mJ -- that's less than 1/30th the amount of energy you'd need to make sugar dust explode, or less than 1/60th of the energy required to set wheat dust aflame.

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