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??
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 [...]
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 [...]
Finally, you can now leave your gadgets by themselves; they would look for themselves, feed when in need without moving at all!
THINK how convenient it would be if you could recharge electronic devices without ever having to plug them in — or even take them out of your briefcase. Instead, you could leave your briefcase on a counter in the living room at home, and the smartphones and tablets within could see to their own recharging. And the robotic vacuum cleaner in the corner of the room Read more [...]
لطالما شاهدنا عروضا مختلفة وبهرنا بها... وها نحن اليوم نشهد عرضا من نوع جديد.
قد يبدو المشهد مألوفا لمحبي لعبة "Mortal Combat"!
ومن يدري، قد تصبح الكهرباء فنا استعراضيا يوما ما كما في الفيديو الآتي:
اضغط هنا لمشاهدة الفيديو
ما تشاهدونه هو حدث حقيقي في احتفال "Belfast Festival" في ايرلندا!
اتساءل Read more [...]
The image speaks for itself and tells you all its secrets!
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Pretty much everyone outside of Japan knows that Japan is a little weird, for better or worse. They’re pretty weird — or innovative, depending on how weirded out you are — when it comes to vending machines, offering a wide range of product through the automated box. Some vending machines over there work via an LCD screen rather than transparent glass, some serve up nothing but bananas, while others make hot ramen noodles and dump them in a bowl full of broth. Now, beverage company Asahi Soft Read more [...]
This is a very cool MIT camera that can take photos of what’s going on around the corner. It’s an impressive technology, and the way the camera is able to do this is by using extremely fast laser pulses bounced off of its subject.
MIT announced back in 2010 that it was developing the special camera that would use light echoes to see around corners. It took two years and the researchers are now showing off the camera in action. The camera fires 50 individual femtosecond laser pulses in Read more [...]
By Inhabitat :
Tidal energy made waves around the world this week as Inhabitat reported that Verdant Power was awarded the first license for an East River power project in NYC, while across the pond the UK announced plans for a gigantic 27 gigawatt Marine Energy Park and a new SeaRaser tidal power plantthat could be the world's cheapest method of producing electricity. We also watched President Obama set forth a green blueprint for America in his State of the Union Address, despite going Read more [...]
طورت أحد الشركات الكورية كراسي مزودة بمؤثرات خاصة كالرياح, الضباب, الأضواء الخاصة, والروائح التي تتزمان كلها مع أحداث الفيلم، فحين يُعرض مشهد البحر مثلاً ستهب عليك الرياح المُحملة برائحة البحر وكأنك داخل المشهد!!
تم تجربة هذه التقنية الغريبة على فيلمي كونج-فو باندا 2 والجزء Read more [...]
Today's sewing machines are sophisticated embedded systems with exacting precision, automated stitch control, and touch-screen interfaces:
Photo: Brother International
SQUINT-FREE: When appliances go digital, some difficult tasks become easy. The Brother Quattro 6000D sewing machine shown here has a camera above the needle plate that shows the stitching area on a built-in LCD screen.
My Aunt Yetta sewed quilts—and most of her family's clothes—on an antique treadle sewing Read more [...]
لطاما شاهدنا صوراً فوتوغرافية خلابة من مصورين محترفين أو هواة... فماذا لو استطعنا دمج فن الرسم مع هذا الفن الحديث؟! إليكم النتيجة:
ما تشاهدونه امامكم هو من ابداع الرسام " Ben Heine"
Water is awesome. It’s a refreshing beverage, a hangover cure, cleanser, and now it can power your calculators. The Water Powered Calculator has 3 water powered batteries. Each battery has a pair of electrodes made of a special alloy that produces electricity through a chemical reaction. The water will last you 2-3 months before evaporating and then you simply refill the cartridge with more water. It’s free energy! The clear plastic shell of this calculator lets you see what’s happening inside. Read more [...]
The second Tutorial in my LabVIEW series is done.
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)
In this video i focused on :
1- creating a mathematic equation
2-numeric inputs and outputs
3- case structure
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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 [...]
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 [...]
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
يسرنا أن نهنئكم بعيد الأضحى المبارك على الأمة العربية والإسلامية ، وتقبل الله منا ومنكم صالح الأعمال و كل عام وأنتم بخير .
New course at BITS center, robot structural analysis for beginners, in the end of the course you will be able to model a structure using node and bar elements and view the structural analysis of your structure 🙂 Waiting for you Read more [...]
So you might have been wondering what type of apps and features www.piggyslots.com have made smartphones addictive... Here's an infographic prepared by Coupon Audit and co-produced by Cooles Tech! This Infographic is produced by Coupon Audit and Cooles Tech . Read more [...]