Top 10 emerging technologies of 2015

Technology is perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While never without risk, technological breakthroughs promise innovative solutions to the most pressing global challenges of our time. From zero-emission cars fueled by hydrogen to computer chips modeled on the human brain, this year’s 10 emerging technologies offer a vivid glimpse of the power of innovation to improve lives, transform industries and safeguard our planet. To compile this list, the World Economic Forum’s Read more [...]

ARE SMART GRIDS REALLY SMART?

ARE SMART GRIDS REALLY SMART?? Recently there has been a great research going on around the globe in this field. There are biggies involved such as Intel and others. What are they actually researching upon? Well I am no spokesperson of these companies so its hard to mention what exactly they are going to do. But as a technology enthusiast we all can figure out the things on a broader perspective! Lets try to sum up together what features we would like too see in this grid which boasts off Read more [...]

Delete Duplicate Rows from SQL Database Without a Primary Key

Just wanted to share with you a simple trick for deleting a duplicate row in your SQL table when you haven't assigned a primary key. So you may be wondering how could this happen... Well, in most cases, it would happen when you are setting an Id to your item by hand instead of using Identity to automatically set the Id. This leads us to another question, which is why would we set the Id by hand? Now here comes several answers, the best is the case where we need to insert a new item to the table Read more [...]

Second Tutorial in LabVIEW series ( arabic version)

The second Tutorial in my LabVIEW series is done. part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdTkw-p2mws In this video i focused on : 1- applications of numeric functions 2-comparison function (equal) 3-boolean function (OR) . part 2  (please check the description is the second video) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31sc0GgSMgw In this video i focused on : 1- creating a mathematic equation 2-numeric inputs and outputs 3- case structure don't forget to subscribe for my channel Read more [...]

سنة هجرية مباركة

اقدم لكم جميعا احر التهاني والتبريكات بمناسبة حلول السنة 1435 هجرية , أسأل الله العلي العظيم أن تكون سنة خير وبركة على الجميع وأتمنى أن يعُمّ الأمن و السلام , راجين من المولى عز وجل ان يحلها علينا بالصحة والعافية واليمن والبركات على جميع الأمة الأسلامية والعربية وأن نرى بلادنا Read more [...]

Featured: Listen To Mother Nature… Literally, Music Out Of Tree Rings!

"Most of us learned when we were children that a tree’s interior rings can tell a lot about it. But thanks to Bartholomäus Traubeck, we can now not simply look at tree rings – we can also hear them. Traubeck’s Years project is a modified turntable that plays slices of trees just like records. There’s a lot of complicated stuff in the project, but the rundown is that it uses a loop-based software music sequencer called Ableton Live to turn those lovely tree rings into even lovelier Read more [...]

Featured: World’s Fastest Micromouse Robot!

One year ago, we got super excited when a micromouse managed to negotiate a maze in under five seconds. At the 2011 All Japan Micromouse Robot Competition in Tsukuba, the micromouse pictured above shaved an entire second off of that time, completing the maze in a scant 3.921 seconds. That's fast. This robot, called Min7.1, was designed by Ng Beng Kiat. It has a top speed of just over 12 kph, which is wicked quick for something that's 10 cm long and weighs only 90 grams. Of Read more [...]

Featured: صور مدهشة من الصين: درّاجات لكنها تحمل الكثير

إن أردت معرفة ما يمكن للصينيين فعله فيكفي أن تنظر لدرّاجاتهم: التقط المصور الفرنسي أليان ديلورم هذه الصور المدهشة ضمن مشروع اسمه totems، بهدف إظهار كيف تنقل الطبقة العاملة في مدينة شنجهاي الصينية أغراضها المختلفة باستخدام الدرّاجات. قد تبدو لكم أقرب لرسومات لكنها صور حقيقية Read more [...]

Featured: Toyota’s Healthcare Robots Are Ready to Help You With Absolutely Everything

Healthcare and elder care is a big concern in Japan, whose population is aging more rapidly than their current human-centric infrastructure is prepared to cope with. Companies like Toyota are hoping that robots will be able to pick up a little bit of the slack, and this week they've introduced four new robotic systems designed to help keep people healthy and independent as long as possible. The first couple systems are designed to provide single-leg walking assistance to people who Read more [...]

Featured: i-Wood — My First Laptop!

From the website: ............................. We assume that a lot of tech stuff is spread around at your home. A couple mobile devices, laptops, iPads, iPhones and the like... right? OK — and you don't want the little ones to play with your brand new iPad... think: multi-gestures with little hands that just have arisen from the porridge plate... urgh. The i-Wood takes its design cues from Mr. [Jonathan] Ive's handiwork, but instead of a trackpad, the i-Wood offers the wee Read more [...]

Featured: Our life… In the clock!

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Featured: Fake Window/Bright Blind

From the website: ................................. While it's not being prescribed as a cure for seasonal affective disorder just yet, the Bright Blind is sure to lighten one's spirit in dark, sad abodes and office spaces worldwide. Made of electroluminescent (EL) sheets, Makoto Hirahara's Bright Blind simulates a window where none exists. The artificial blind functions in exactly the way you might guess: turn the plastic stick and control the brightness. Wood, plastic, Read more [...]

Featured: Stuttgart City Library

"The city of Stuttgart, Germany has officially opened a marvelous new media center, the Stuttgart City Library.  This cavernous white wonder is unobtrusive in design, where the books and visitors provide the color to an otherwise neutral environment.  The visual center of the Stuttgart City Library is its grand atrium, a five-story open chamber that feels like the work of a modernist MC Esher.  The interior is bright without direct lighting, it is warm without paint color and intimate yet Read more [...]

Featured: Technology & Black Magic, Witches Arrested For Using Google to Speak to the Dead!

So you wonder how a crystal ball can grab information from the world of the dead? Witches Vanessa, 26, and Melissa, 32, have claimed to have a hotline to the world of the spirits that also included providing spells that protected from the devil,  & so gained hundreds of thousands of dollars through tricking people while using high-tech surveillance equipment and simply Google Search engine and social networks! They would simply search for their customers' data on Search engines and social Read more [...]

Launching a New Tutorial Series on LabVIEW in Arabic!

LabVIEW (short for Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench) is a system-design platform and development environment for a visual programming language from National Instruments. This is the first video of a LabVIEW tutorials series , targeting all those looking for the beginning point to start with graphical programming, and if you are having problems with English language don't worry because the videos are in Arabic . (P.S. : an English version will be published after the series Read more [...]

Windows 8.1 Offline ISO Installer Leaked!

Update 1: You can only use the offline image directly for clean install if you have a Windows 8.1 Key. Otherwise use this method to offline-update using your Windows 8 Key: mcakins.com To update to Windows 8.1 normally, you can go to the Windows 8 Store Then click/tap Update to Windows 8.1 If you face any errors like "Your apps were installed" or you can't find the "Update" tile, you can run cmd in elevated mode and type: Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth   To Read more [...]

Get 20GB of Free Cloud Storage!

Barracuda Networks have launched "Copy", the Cloud Service based in California and founded in 2002. Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, MacOS, Windows, Linux   Copy is available for mobile phones as well as computers. The synchronization is very easy as all options may be found in one place. Best of all, sharing folders is great feature; Copy assumes that you're with your friends at a restaurant and you must divide the bill equally, so if you have a 12GB shared folder with 4 Read more [...]

كل عام وأنتم بخير …عيد فطر سعيد

 يسرنا ان نهنئكم كما عودناكم دائما ان نقدم لكم اجمل التهانى والتبريكات بمناسبة حلول عيد الفطر المبارك اعاده الله علينا وعلى الأمة الأسلامية  بالخير واليمن والبركات نتمنى من الله ان يبارك لنا فيه ويجعله عيدا سعيدا على جميع الأمة العربية والأسلامية وينشر السلام والألفة والمحبة. Read more [...]