TECHNOLOGY - 'Wello' iPhone case can track your blood pressure, temperature and more
Last year, Scanadu caught our attention with Scout, its simple-to-use tricorder-style health monitor. Now a new iPhone case promises to make monitoring your vital signs even easier. Called Wello, the case has sensors built in that can give you a.. .. ...
http://www.engadget.com/2014/03/06/wello/?ncid=rss_truncate


TECHNOLOGY - Experiment Gives Appliances Human Personalities
Interaction designer Simone Rebaudengo pictures a world where smart appliances behave like people and humans merely host them. Continue reading .. ...
http://news.discovery.com/tech/gear-and-gadgets/experiment-g


TECHNOLOGY - Miracle Machine Turns Water To Wine
This this tabletop appliance promises to turn $2 into a $20 bottle of wine in three days. Continue reading .. ...
http://news.discovery.com/tech/gear-and-gadgets/miracle-mach


TECHNOLOGY - Mozilla to improve web page load times through image trickery
Ever tried loading websites full of selfies and filtered food images on a shabby connection? If your answer is yes, then you know it always leads to tears and frustration. Good thing Mozilla's got your back -- the non-profit behind Firefox just.. .. ...
http://www.engadget.com/2014/03/05/mozilla-mozjpeg/?ncid=rss


TECHNOLOGY - OpenKnit: Open source 3D knitter lets you digitally fabricate your clothes (Video)
If you're not a fan of knitting by hand, this build-it-yourself 3D knitting machine can help you make your own garments quickly and on an open source platform .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/openkni


TECHNOLOGY - Print 3-D Fingerprints for Better Biometrics
Scientists fabricated a realistic 3-D fingerprint with all its loops and swirls in a commercial 3-D printer .. ...
http://news.discovery.com/tech/gear-and-gadgets/print-3-d-fi


TECHNOLOGY - Software analyzes apps for malicious behavior
Last year at the end of July the Russian software company "Doctor Web" detected several malicious apps in the app store "Google Play". Downloaded on a smartphone, the malware installed—without the permission of the user—additional programs which sent expensive text messages to premium services. Although Doctor Web, according to its own statement, informed Google immediately, the malicious apps were still available for download for several days. D ...
http://phys.org/news/2014-03-software-apps-malicious-behavio


TECHNOLOGY - Squeezing light into metals: Engineers control conductivity with inkjet printer
Using an inexpensive inkjet printer, electrical engineers produced microscopic structures that use light in metals to carry information. This new technique, which controls electrical conductivity within such microstructures, could be used to rapidly fabricate superfast components in electronic devices, make wireless technology faster or print magnetic materials .. ...
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/03/140307083701.ht


TECHNOLOGY - The heat pump dryer may be the answer to the energy crisis in our laundry room
It is a closed circuit that takes the moisture and heat out of the exhaust air and recirculates it .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/heat-pu


TECHNOLOGY - We carved a custom bottle opener with the free Easel web app
Inventables' Shapeoko 2 desktop computer controlled (CNC) milling machine just got a whole lot more attractive. The company's new Easel tool is a free design and fabrication web app designed for the $650 open-source kit, which launched last October... .. ...
http://www.engadget.com/2014/03/07/Inventables-Easel/?ncid=r


TECHNOLOGY - iPhone 46% less likely to need replacement than other smartphones, insurance survey shows
The indestructible smartphone hasn't been made yet... But some seem more durable than others .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/gadgets/iphone-46-less-likely-need


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