UberAIR

Uber partnership with NASA that will see it develop “UberAIR”

Uber partnership with NASA that will see it develop “UberAIR”   LOS ANGELES: Uber on Wednesday unveiled a partnership with NASA that will see it develop flying taxis priced competitively with standard Uber journeys. It also announced Los Angeles will join two other previously revealed “UberAIR” pilot schemes in Dallas Fort-Worth, Texas, and Dubai. California […]

Thought-controlled computer cursor

Thought-controlled computer cursor

PARIS: Scientists working to perfect a thought-controlled computer cursor said Monday they have achieved their best results yet, and are moving closer to creating a version that paralysis victims can use. The device works twice as fast as in previous trials after American developers found better ways to read brain activity and fine-tuned its hardware and […]

Smart Darma! Stress-Tracking Seat Cushion

Smart Darma! Stress-Tracking Seat Cushion

Digital health upstart Darma has developed a cushion that aims to help people remember to maintain good posture when sitting down for long periods of time. The cushion contains one millimeter-thick fiber optic sensors that sense the user’s movements. The pillow also has embedded sensors that detect heart rate, stress level, and respiration. All of this information is sent […]