3D-Printed Bionic Ear Can Hear Beyond Human Ability

Scientists at Princeton University have designed a bionic ear that can hear better than human ears. And get this: It was printed using an off-the-shelf 3D printer. We’ve heard of 3D printers someday building human organs before, but what’s noteworthy about this project is this printed ear intertwines embedded electronics. These Princeton researchers basically 3D-printed cells and nanoparticles,…

Wearable Technology Market Will Be $50 Billion

Credit Suisse released a massive report on Friday detailing the outlook of the wearable technology market. Wearable Technology Will Grow to $50 Billion The main takeaway: wearable tech is already a $3- to $5 billion market today. In the next two to three years, it could skyrocket to $30- to $50 billion. That means more…

Lab Tour Shows What the Future Looks Like

What is the future going to look like? One way is to get a tour of the best research lab in the world. Out of these buildings have come the Internet (it was one of the first two nodes on the Internet), the Mouse, Nuance, HDTV, and Apple’s Siri. In other words, what they are…

Networking Plants Communicate With Each Other via Underground Fungi

Fun Fungi Facts: By Eric Pfeiffer, Yahoo! News Reporter Mycorrhizal fungi (Wikicommons)A new study has demonstrated that plants can use an underground network of fungi to warn each other about incoming insect attacks. Carried out by researchers from the University of Aberdeen, the James Hutton Institute and Rothamsted Research, the study demonstrated that the plants…

Self Balancing Electric Unicycle

The Self Balancing Electric Unicycle By Ben on Thu May 16 2013 This briefcase-sized electric unicycle that keeps a rider perfectly balanced at all times with gyroscopic sensors. The unicycle’s 500-watt electric motor hat can push a 160lbs man at 13mph for up to two hours on a three hour charge. It can support riders…

Warren Whitlock Named Power Influencer Top 10 by Forbes

Las Vegas: Social media consultant Warren Whitlock, publisher of this blog and others has been named a “Forbes top 10 social media power influencer” Whitlock, active online for the last 32 years, best-selling author, speaker and serial entrepreneur in publishing, advertising and marketing consulting and more commented “I am always happy to be acknowledged by…