Your Body Can Be A Battery — Matrix Style

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays related article — “Copper top.” Those were strong words.  Could Just Swinging Your Arms Charge Your Phone? The movie ‘The Matrix’ proposed the idea that the human body could be the battery power source for millions of machines.  Scientists debunked this concept saying that the human body … [Read more…]

Derlange: Smart People With Intriguing Thoughts

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays Derlange is a PopSci user who’s comments show insightfulness and dry humor. In one post, he calculated the amount of calories your body would have to burn to power a pacemaker battery to keep your heart pounding. Does the math work?  Keep up with him here.

Crowdsourced GPS Health Data? GPS Enabled Inhaler: Can It Warn You of Impending Asthma Attacks?

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays Here’s a potential application of GPS technology that’s novel. Croudsourced GPS data for health. Imagine if your kids never had to use their inhaler again.  Making that happen is simple: 1. Make their respiratory system stronger. 2. Keep them away from poor air quality with high polution. … [Read more…]

Display Technology Industry Leaders & Contact: Byrd Hagermoser Colegrove DeManss Conner Hagermoser

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays Not more than a month ago, the 2012 Digital Signage Conference was held in Las Vegas Nevada featuring the biggest technology leaders in the large format digital (also see trade show displays) industry. While this may seem unrelated to your industry, the same players here are the … [Read more…]

PhoLED: FujiFilm Sells 1,200 OLED Patents to Universal Display. Why?

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays With $105M changing hands, FujiFilm sells over 1,200 OLED patents to NJ based Universal Display. They’ve had a strategic relationship that can be characterized as a partnership for years now. So what advantage does Universal Display see for spending $105M? What opportunities is FujiFilm abandoning in exchange … [Read more…]

GPS Bug: Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4.1.1 Jelly Bean. How to Fix it.

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays It’s just been reported if if you’re using a Samsung Galaxy Nexus and you’re on Android 4.1.1 aka Jelly Bean, you’re GPS will not work frequently. To test if you’re effected, simply go to Google Maps and check your GPS shade… if it says “searching” you’ve got … [Read more…]

Hackers and Stalkers Can Find You: GPS Security Bug in iPhone 4, 5, iPad and Samsung

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays Ralf-Philipp Weimann, of the University of Luxembourg, reported that your smart phone, iPhone 4, iPhone 5, iPad, or Samsung can be hacked remotely at the Black Hat computer security conference in Las Vegas Wed July 25th. If you unintentionally downloaded and installed software with malware in it, … [Read more…]

GPS in Medicine: Prostate Cancer Treatment with Minimal Side Effects By Virginia Hospital Center

Via superhydrophobic coating vs superhydrophilic and OLED Displays In a next-step advancement incorporating GPS technology by the Virginia Hospital Center, prostate cancer patients can experience far fewer side effects. By using what’s called rice grain sized “Beacon transponders,” the new Calypso System Virgina uses allows radiation to be accurately and precisely delivered to cancer cells … [Read more…]