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July 18, 2016

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Jul
2016

iOS 10 tidbit: auto-playing full-screen effects in Messages for texts like “Happy Birthday”

iOS 10’s Messages app offers a number of new features and meaningful improvements, such as bubble effects, smarter emoji, full-screen animations and so forth. Moreover, iOS 10 turns Messages into a software platform of its own with support for third-party iMessage Apps, stickers and other downloadable items via the App Store. We previously covered various Messages […]

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Jul
2016

UK power station demolished by an international team — of robots

Reamda's Reacher robot placing a cutting charge on site in Didcot, UK

A power station in the UK county of Oxfordshire was demolished on July 17. Large-scale demolitions aren't unusual, but this particular event was a little unorthodox. Following the tragic death of four workers on the site earlier this year, the location was deemed too dangerous for the project to continue as normal, leading the team to turn to a series of robotic workers to get the job done.

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Category: Robotics

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Jul
2016

Big plans for “world’s smallest” 360-degree camera

The Nico360 is billed as the world's smallest 360 camera

The Nico360 is a compact and water resistant 360-degree camera which is being billed as the "world's smallest." The diminutive camera will feature dual lenses front and back, and will also be capable of live streaming your immersive footage. The camera is currently on Indiegogo where it has already exceeded its funding target.

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Category: Digital Cameras

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Jul
2016

“World’s smallest” 360-degree camera is hoped to make it big

The Nico360 is billed as the world's smallest 360 camera

The Nico360 is a compact and water resistant 360-degree camera which is being billed as the "world's smallest." The diminutive camera will feature dual lenses front and back, and will also be capable of live streaming your immersive footage. The camera is currently on Indiegogo where it has already exceeded its funding target.

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Category: Digital Cameras

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Jul
2016

Piaggio gives mid-size Vespas more power

A choice of seat colors and body colors let Vespa Primavera and Sprint owners personalize their ...

Piaggio has established itself as one of the premier manufacturers of scooters, and one of the most iconic scooter brands it owns is Vespa. In an effort to continue to improve upon the Vespa line, Piaggio recently replaced its Vespa LX and S models with the upgraded Primavera and Sprint, both of which now get the company's i-Get engine introduced in the Piaggio Medley in 2015.

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Category: Motorcycles

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Jul
2016

New Apple invention would employ multi-axis haptic feedback based on device orientation

A new patent filing by Apple, which surfaced Tuesday in the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) database, proves that Apple’s engineers continue work on perfecting haptic feedback in its products as the company invented a multi-axis haptic feedback solution that would be capable of producing vibrations in different directions, based on whether a user holds […]

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Jul
2016

Solar shelter shines a light on refugee integration

The shape of the structure is like that of a lean-to, with one large sloping face ...

One of the problems that can arise when providing housing for asylum seekers is that communities can see a burden involved, but not necessarily a benefit. The SolarCabin refugee shelter is designed to tackle this, with a large, visible solar array used to produce a surplus of electricity that can help power the local area.

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Category: Architecture

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