Archives for October 2012

Week 19, 2012: Smartphone Shopping and Salsa

IBM’s research lab has developed a technology that allows your smartphone to recognize everyday objects on store shelves. This could…

Week 19, 2012: E-Wastes and Artificial Organs

Less than 20% of E-waste is recycled properly and is slowly polluting the planet. We take a look at the…

Week 18, 2012: Cancer Prevention App & Green Cargo Ships

Doctors are now using an App to quickly diagnose cancer cells in patients. In only one hour they have 96%…

Week 18, 2012: Leap Motion & Jennifer the Robot

Remember Tom Cruise in Minority Report controlling his computer with hand gestures? Thanks to the Leap Motion Sensor you can…

Week 18, 2012: Flying with Bio Fuel & On Safari with Electricity

How far could you go on cooking oil? Apparently you can fly from Toronto to Mexico City, thanks to Air…