There is a secretive company known as Magic Leap which is supposed to be valued at $4.5 billion, and yet the company has not revealed its product. I'm not even certain what it is, but it looks like some kind of virtual reality or augmented reality headset. This is a design patent given for Magic Leap, and it looks like some kind of bike helmet, doesn't it? That, or Space … [Read more...] about Magic Leap Patent Filed?
You know all those movies that take place in the future, where every city looks all dystopian and future-y? Well, in the future, you won't find this invisible train. Actually, you might. This is a Japanese train-travel company Seibu railway, and the idea is to develop a fast commuter train that can blend in the landscape. I don't think that this will be one of those … [Read more...] about Japanese Company Developing an Invisible Train
This is an interesting development for science that involves glass. You know the problem of how it is transparent, imagine if it just wasn't. Now, there is turnable glass that uses nanocrystals and metallic nanostructures, but it is pretty costly. That could change as Professor David Clarke and Samuel Shian at Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied … [Read more...] about Glass Turns from Opaque to Clear in a Second
So, I think we all know that technology is changing so much, that I can't tell what the next car will look like. BMW has that vision covered with the Vision Next 100 concept car which is a Car of the Future, for today. So, what does car of the future look like? Well, it is set up for autonomous driving. It has what is called Ease Mode, which can retract the steering … [Read more...] about BMW Unveils the Car of the Future (Today) with Vision Next 100 Concept Car
Okay, every once in a while, I see some kind of new device that I think is going to change the world. I think LG has already seen it. We have been living in a world where the smartphone has been just a touchscreen with very few buttons. We obviously have Apple to thank for that, but what is the next step? After all, it is very clear that those old flip phones from a … [Read more...] about LG wants their phones with Flexible OLEDs