TECHNOLOGY - Heartbleed could harm a variety of systems
It now appears that the "Heartbleed" security problem affects not just websites, but also the networking equipment that connects homes and businesses to the Internet .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-04-heartbleed-variety.htm


TECHNOLOGY - How to Build an Earth-Size Telescope
Looking into the galactic center is hard. So much dust and gas lies between us and the center of the Milky Way that very little of the visible light emitted there makes it to us.-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com .. ...
http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/dark-star-diaries/2014/0


TECHNOLOGY - Tablets, apps for children are on the rise
Nick Stepka knew what gift would make his daughter's third birthday a hit, and it wasn't a toy or doll. He gave her a tablet - not a sleek new iPad or a hand-me-down Samsung, but one specifically designed and marketed for little ones. It even came with a purple protective casing and loaded with kids' applications and games .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tablets-apps-children.htm


TECHNOLOGY - The Next Silicon Valley Will Always Be Silicon Valley
California gained a greater share of total VC funding during the past year, both in terms of deals made and money raised, and the Valley dominated SoCa .. ...
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-04-10/dream-on-new


It now appears that the "Heartbleed" security problem affects not just websites, but also the networking equipment that connects homes and businesses to the Internet ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-04-heartbleed-variety.htm

Looking into the galactic center is hard. So much dust and gas lies between us and the center of the Milky Way that very little of the visible light emitted there makes it to us.-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com ...

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/dark-star-diaries/2014/04/11/how-t

Nick Stepka knew what gift would make his daughter's third birthday a hit, and it wasn't a toy or doll. He gave her a tablet - not a sleek new iPad or a hand-me-down Samsung, but one specifically designed and marketed for little ones. It even came with a purple protective casing and loaded with kids' applications and games ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tablets-apps-children.htm

California gained a greater share of total VC funding during the past year, both in terms of deals made and money raised, and the Valley dominated SoCa ...

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-04-10/dream-on-new-silicon-v

TECHNOLOGY - Hi-tech innovation gauges science learning in preschoolers
An iPad app is the first of its kind to examine how preschoolers can learn about science by getting back to nature. The iPad application is being used to streamline a research technique known as behavior mapping. The researchers say this form of data collection has been used for 40 years to assist environmental psychologists and landscape architects in studying the connection between behaviors and physical characteristics of space .. ...
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140407101712.ht


TECHNOLOGY - Raspberry Pi's computer now fits in the space of a tiny memory stick
Didn't think that Raspberry Pi's namesake computer could get any more miniscule? Think again. The organization has unveiled the Compute Module, a board that stuffs the Pi's processor and 4GB of storage into the space of a stick of DDR2 laptop memory;.. .. ...
http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/07/raspberry-pi-compute-modu


TECHNOLOGY - Red adds wireless camera control module, software development kit
Another Red introduction at NAB is RedLink. This $395 wireless module serves as a bridge between your camera and other wireless devices, letting you use a smartphone, tablet or computer to operate your cam. We caught it in action at NAB today, and.. .. ...
http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/07/red-wireless-control/?nci


TECHNOLOGY - Tech Tips: A guide to upgrading, using XP computer
Microsoft retires its 12-year-old Windows XP operating system on Tuesday. Even so, there are still millions of XP computers out there. Here's what to do if you own one of them .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tech-xp.htm


TECHNOLOGY - Tech Tips: Your risks and options with Windows XP
Microsoft is saying goodbye to Windows XP .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tech-options-windows-xp.htm


An iPad app is the first of its kind to examine how preschoolers can learn about science by getting back to nature. The iPad application is being used to streamline a research technique known as behavior mapping. The researchers say this form of data collection has been used for 40 years to assist environmental psychologists and landscape architects in studying the connection between behaviors and physical characteristics of space ...

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140407101712.ht

Didn't think that Raspberry Pi's namesake computer could get any more miniscule? Think again. The organization has unveiled the Compute Module, a board that stuffs the Pi's processor and 4GB of storage into the space of a stick of DDR2 laptop memory;.. ...

http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/07/raspberry-pi-compute-module/?ncid=r

Another Red introduction at NAB is RedLink. This $395 wireless module serves as a bridge between your camera and other wireless devices, letting you use a smartphone, tablet or computer to operate your cam. We caught it in action at NAB today, and.. ...

http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/07/red-wireless-control/?ncid=rss_trun

Microsoft retires its 12-year-old Windows XP operating system on Tuesday. Even so, there are still millions of XP computers out there. Here's what to do if you own one of them ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tech-xp.htm

Microsoft is saying goodbye to Windows XP ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tech-options-windows-xp.htm

TECHNOLOGY - California’s New Building Code: A Grid-Smart Thermostat in Every Facility
Are building codes the secret to connecting the smart consumer with the smart grid? California will test that proposition this summer, when it starts requiring every new or retrofit thermostat, HVAC system, networked lighting controller and building automation system in the state to come ready for two-way, automated utility-to-customer energy management. Now the question is whether the state’s utilities and regulators will develop the markets th ...
http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/californias-titl


TECHNOLOGY - Conflict-free Fairphone sets the bar high for repairable, responsible electronics
It's time for a more ethical smartphone, and the Fairphone, which puts social values first, could usher in a new era of transparency and openness in electronics .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/gadgets/conflict-free-smartphone-s


Are building codes the secret to connecting the smart consumer with the smart grid? California will test that proposition this summer, when it starts requiring every new or retrofit thermostat, HVAC system, networked lighting controller and building automation system in the state to come ready for two-way, automated utility-to-customer energy management. Now the question is whether the state’s utilities and regulators will develop the markets th ...

http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/californias-title-24-a-gri

It's time for a more ethical smartphone, and the Fairphone, which puts social values first, could usher in a new era of transparency and openness in electronics ...

http://www.treehugger.com/gadgets/conflict-free-smartphone-sets-bar-hi

TECHNOLOGY - Samsung: Patents developed by Google engineers
An attorney for Samsung on Tuesday denied the company had stolen technology from Apple, saying the South Korean tech giant's mobile devices contain Android software packages designed entirely by Google engineers .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-04-samsung-patents-google.htm


TECHNOLOGY - This Machine Lets You 3-D Print Your Dinner
Spending hours in the kitchen may be a thing of the past once the fabulous Foodini goes on sale .. ...
http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/foodini-machine-promises-pr


An attorney for Samsung on Tuesday denied the company had stolen technology from Apple, saying the South Korean tech giant's mobile devices contain Android software packages designed entirely by Google engineers ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-04-samsung-patents-google.htm

Spending hours in the kitchen may be a thing of the past once the fabulous Foodini goes on sale ...

http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/foodini-machine-promises-print-dinner

TECHNOLOGY - Connected watches, virtually absent but still creating buzz at Baselworld
Watches that connect to your smartphone or even a satellite to ensure perfect time, regardless of where you are in the world, or alert you if you leave your phone behind .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-03-virtually-absent-baselworld.htm


TECHNOLOGY - Heat-conducting polymer cools hot electronic devices at 200 degrees Celsius
Polymer materials are usually thermal insulators. But by harnessing an electropolymerization process to produce aligned arrays of polymer nanofibers, researchers have developed a thermal interface material able to conduct heat 20 times better than the original polymer. The modified material can reliably operate at temperatures of up to 200 degrees Celsius .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-03-heat-conducting-polymer-cools-h


TECHNOLOGY - James Lovelock: 'Instead of robots taking over the world, what if we join with them?'
The maverick scientist on the advantages of nuclear power, Fukushima meltdown 'lies' and how humans could become robo-peopleJames Lovelock lives with his wife, Sandy, in an old coastguard's cottage less than 100 metres from Chesil beach in Dorset. To reach it, you have to drive along a rough, mile-long road, which in stretches has collapsed because of the winter storms that pounded the shingle spit. You must have had a devastating winter, I say w ...
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/mar/30/james-lov
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TECHNOLOGY - Tasty Tech Eye Candy Of The Week (Mar 30)
This week, we present a host of tech meant to save people and perhaps save the planet .. ...
http://news.discovery.com/tech/gear-and-gadgets/tasty-tech-e


TECHNOLOGY - Transparent Armor Inspired by Oyster Shell
Super-tough windshields and vests could one day be made from shell-like structures .. ...
http://news.discovery.com/animals/transparent-armor-inspired


Watches that connect to your smartphone or even a satellite to ensure perfect time, regardless of where you are in the world, or alert you if you leave your phone behind ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-03-virtually-absent-baselworld.htm

Polymer materials are usually thermal insulators. But by harnessing an electropolymerization process to produce aligned arrays of polymer nanofibers, researchers have developed a thermal interface material able to conduct heat 20 times better than the original polymer. The modified material can reliably operate at temperatures of up to 200 degrees Celsius ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-03-heat-conducting-polymer-cools-hot-electro

The maverick scientist on the advantages of nuclear power, Fukushima meltdown 'lies' and how humans could become robo-peopleJames Lovelock lives with his wife, Sandy, in an old coastguard's cottage less than 100 metres from Chesil beach in Dorset. To reach it, you have to drive along a rough, mile-long road, which in stretches has collapsed because of the winter storms that pounded the shingle spit. You must have had a devastating winter, I say w ...

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/mar/30/james-lovelock-robo

This week, we present a host of tech meant to save people and perhaps save the planet ...

http://news.discovery.com/tech/gear-and-gadgets/tasty-tech-eye-candy-w

Super-tough windshields and vests could one day be made from shell-like structures ...

http://news.discovery.com/animals/transparent-armor-inspired-by-oyster

TECHNOLOGY - Is digital fabrication and 3D printing sustainable?
Kris De Decker questions some of our most cherished assumptions .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/clean-technology/digital-fabricati


TECHNOLOGY - Save money and energy by replacing, adjusting home appliances
Want to save some money and help the planet at the same time? Then take a look at some of the gadgets and appliances in your house. By turning off, adjusting or swapping out some of the devices in your house, you can potentially save hundreds of dollars a year while reducing your carbon footprint .. ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-03-money-energy-adjusting-home-app


TECHNOLOGY - Smartphone App May Help People Overcome Alcoholism
Study found more abstinence, less 'risky' drinking among A-CHESS user .. ...
People with left-brain dominance tend to listen
http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/alcohol-abuse/news/201403


TECHNOLOGY - Turn a cordless drill into a solar drill in just a couple easy steps
This project lets you make all your cool DIY ideas with a solar-powered tool .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/slideshows/gadgets/turn-cordless-d


Kris De Decker questions some of our most cherished assumptions ...

http://www.treehugger.com/clean-technology/digital-fabrication-and-3d-

Want to save some money and help the planet at the same time? Then take a look at some of the gadgets and appliances in your house. By turning off, adjusting or swapping out some of the devices in your house, you can potentially save hundreds of dollars a year while reducing your carbon footprint ...

http://phys.org/news/2014-03-money-energy-adjusting-home-appliances.ht

Study found more abstinence, less 'risky' drinking among A-CHESS user ...

People with left-brain dominance tend to listen

http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/alcohol-abuse/news/20140326/smartph

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