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- This Disney AR app could be a stealth play for smart coloring booksIn our perambulations through the halls of museums, who hasn’t wanted to give paintings we pass by a little touch-up in a spontaneous act of yellowism? Disney has created an augmented reality app to allow just this, but given the company’s core competencies I can’t help but wonder if the museum use case is just a smokescreen for another: the smartification of millions of… Read More ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- The top 7 startups from Y Combinator S’17 Demo Day 2Day two of YC S’17 brought us autonomous store checkout, cannabis genomics and at home fertility testing. We whittled down the strong day of pitches to just seven hot companies. These are the startups our writers and the investors we spoke with were most excited about. If you want to check out the full list of startups from day 2 you can read about them here. Additional reporting by… Read More ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- Could astronauts make tools from pee during long space trips? – CNETTraveling through space for long periods means reusing everything, right down to atoms -- even those in human waste. ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- IBM has launched a study on the human microbiome and its role in diseaseHow the bugs in our gut and elsewhere on our body affect our overall health still remains largely a mystery. But IBM is hoping to shed some light on the human microbiome and its role in autoimmune diseases using crowdsourced supercomputers through its World Community Grid. IBM has partnered up with the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Massachusetts General Hospital, University of… Read More ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- News articles on Facebook now include publisher logo – CNETCEO Mark Zuckerberg says the update is part of larger effort to help news organizations boost subscriptions. ..... Read More.2 hours ago
- Galaxy Note 8 doesn’t work with older Gear VR headsets – CNETGuess what? You need another VR headset. ..... Read More.2 hours ago