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Oct 21, 2017
Your app use and location can be tracked through online advertising for as little as $1,000The attacker can serve a number of hyperlocal advertisements, which are only served when the target is at a particular location.
Oct 18, 2017
UW researchers develop flexible shear force and vibration sensor for use in robots and prostheticsThe "skin" can be stretched over any part of a robots body or prosthetic and lets them successfully grasp and manipulate objects.
Oct 18, 2017
Flexible sensor 'skin' to help robots or prosthetic devices convey a sense of touchThe bio-inspired robot sensor skin mimics the way a human finger experiences tension and compression as it slides along a surface .
Aug 29, 2017
Researchers develop BiliScreen, an app that screens selfies for signs of pancreatic cancerResearchers have developed an app named 'BiliScreen' that could allow people to easily screen for pancreatic cancer simply by snapping a smartphone selfie.
Aug 22, 2017
Researchers convert consumer electronics into sonars to covertly track activity of peopleA more advanced version of the technology, known as Sonar Vision was used for covert surveillance of an entire city in the movie The Dark Knight Rises.
Aug 16, 2017
Google acquires health monitoring startup founded by Indian-origin professorThe Google acquired start-up turns smartphones into medical devices and collects various health stats.
Aug 11, 2017
Researchers remotely compromise a computer using malicious code hidden in synthetic DNAThe researchers managed to hide malicious code in synthetic DNA, which turned into executable malware when the DNA was analysed by a computer.
Aug 09, 2017
Researchers have developed a battery-free smartphone; could soon reach mass-market productsResearchers have also planned a version of the battery-free phone that uses a tiny solar cell to provide power.
Jul 12, 2017
Researchers train neural network to generate realistic videos lip-synced to audio clipsIn a video conference, the users can avoid interruptions from video feeds timing out because of connectivity problems.
Jul 09, 2017
NBA: Top draft pick Markelle Fultz signs contract with Philadelphia 76ersJust hours after announcing the deal, Fultz twisted his ankle and had to be helped off the court during Saturday night's exhibition summer league contest against Golden State.