Slashdot Items Tagged "sensors"

Date / Time Story
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:49PM CleanSpace CO Sensor Runs On Freevolt RF Harvesting
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @07:22PM Second Gravitational Wave Detected From Ancient Black Hole Collision
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:32PM US Army Creates Virtual Reality Dome To Assess Soldier Thinking During Combat
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @12:57AM Encryption Securing Mobile Money Transfers Can Be Broken
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:13PM FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:17AM Algorithm Deduces Drunk Tweets From Geolocation, Behavioral Data
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @05:23PM NASA Will Intentionally Burn Unmanned Orbiting Craft In Space
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:19AM Study Finds That Humidity Has More Effect On Drive Failures Than Temperature
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:46PM 16 US Ships That Aided In Operation Tomodachi Still Contaminated With Radiation
Monday March 14, 2016 @08:35AM ESA's ExoMars Successfuly Lifts Off From Baikonur
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:59PM Fukushima Cleanup, 5 Years On
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:27PM Software Bug in F-35 Radar Causes Mid-Flight System Reboot
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:31AM Laser System Set To Revolutionize Future Aircraft, Satellite Data Links
Thursday March 10, 2016 @12:52AM First Bionic Fingertip Implant Delivers Sensational Results
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @11:58PM Oculus Co-Founder's New Venture: Long-Range Virtual Reality Tracking System
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @03:40PM Pentagon Admits Deploying Spy Drones Over US, Claims All Were 'Lawful'
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @11:17AM Dutch Companies Not Allowed To Fitness-Track Their Employees
Monday March 07, 2016 @10:26PM Forget "Bottom-up" Reporting of Emissions; Try an Atmospheric Monitoring System
Monday March 07, 2016 @03:58PM Fighting Food Poisoning In Las Vegas With Machine Learning
Sunday March 06, 2016 @12:22PM Samsung Galaxy S7's Moisture Warning Prevents Charging When Wet
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:56PM Hopkins Study Finds Popular Blood Pressure App Wildly Inaccurate
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:03PM U8 Smartwatch Engages In Covert Traffic With Chinese IP Behind Your Back
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:41AM Skydio's Forthcoming Consumer Drones Can Sense and Avoid Obstacles
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:06PM Australia Deploys Shark-Spotting Drones To Keep Watch Over Beachgoers
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:45AM Pentagon Research Could Make 'Brain Modem' A Reality
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:22AM Scientists Plot Sea Levels Using GPS Satellites
Friday February 26, 2016 @11:43AM NASA's New Horizons Returns Images of the Canyons of Pluto's North Pole
Thursday February 25, 2016 @09:19PM Damage Report: LA Methane Leak Is One of the Worst Disasters In US History
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @02:17AM Big Test Coming Up For Kilogram Redefinition
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:40PM In Progress: Fastest Sea Rise In At Least 2800 Years
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:25PM Astronomers No Longer Need To Avoid the "Zone of Avoidance"
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @02:22PM Surveillance Culture Brought To the Masses, Courtesy of Verizon
Monday February 15, 2016 @07:38PM Last January Was the Hottest Global Temperature Anomaly In Recorded History
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:55AM Self-Propelling Microparticles Spot Ricin In Minutes
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:58AM It's Official: LIGO Scientists Make First-Ever Observation of Gravity Waves
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:51AM LIGO Will Make Gravitational Waves Announcement on Thursday
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @07:48PM Engineers Devise a Way To Harvest Wind Energy From Trees
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:38PM FAA Eases Drone Restrictions Around Washington, DC
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @04:35PM Trane Takes 2 Years To Remove Hard-Coded Root Passwords From IoT Thermostat
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:56AM Startup Uses Sensor Networks To Debug Science Experiments
Saturday February 06, 2016 @12:27PM Giant Magellan Telescope Set To Revolutionize Ground-Based Astronomy
Saturday February 06, 2016 @11:14AM Let Your Pupils Do the Typing
Friday February 05, 2016 @06:38PM Nintendo Hits Snooze On Sleep-Tracking Device
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:10PM To Respond To a Disease Outbreak, Bring In the Portable Genome Sequencers
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:09PM Low-Cost EEG Head-Sets Promise Virtual Reality Feedback Loops
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:08AM Homemade Speed Trap Made By Former UVA CS Professor
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:15PM Shopping Mall SMS Parking Notifications Could Be Used To Track Any Car
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @07:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @09:22AM China's Chang'e 3 Lander and Yutu Rover Camera Data Released
Monday February 01, 2016 @06:49PM Harvard: No, Crypto Isn't Making the FBI Go Dark
Sunday January 31, 2016 @09:06PM Israeli Vulture Suspected of Spying Returned
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:22AM Tiny Pluto Big On Frozen Water Reserves
Friday January 29, 2016 @03:44PM Jailbreak Turns Cheap Walkie-Talkie Into DMR Police Scanner
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:27PM The Future of Astronomy: NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
Thursday January 28, 2016 @09:47AM Collecting Private Flight Data On the World Economic Forum Attendees With RTL-SDR
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:45AM Uber's Smartphone-Based Gyrometer Monitoring Seems To Be the Future of Driving
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @09:36AM Sensors Slip Into the Brain, Then Dissolve When Their Job Is Done
Friday January 15, 2016 @10:17PM The Hardware That Searches For Dark Matter
Thursday January 14, 2016 @09:47AM Nest Thermostat Bug Leaves Owners Without Heating
Sunday January 10, 2016 @10:36AM Scientists Can Pinpoint Surface Gravity On Other Stars
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:13PM Apple Purchases Software Company To Read Users' Expressions
Saturday January 09, 2016 @06:25PM How We Know North Korea Didn't Detonate a Hydrogen Bomb
Friday January 08, 2016 @09:46PM Lenovo To Build Google's First Project Tango Phone
Thursday January 07, 2016 @06:52PM New Maps Show Spread and Impact of Drought On California Forests
Thursday January 07, 2016 @05:31PM Seismic Data From North Korea Suggest a Repeat of 2013 Nuclear Test
Thursday January 07, 2016 @11:26AM The E6-B Flight Computer Is 75 Years Old, Still In Use
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:33AM Exploding Munitions Caught On Seismometer
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:33AM Rail Gun Controller Lets You Pack the Heat of Your Air Soft Gun In Any FPS Game
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:57PM NASA Rings Out 2015 With Close Looks At Ceres and Enceladus
Thursday December 24, 2015 @05:47PM Forrest Mimms On Modern Air Travel With a Bag Full of Electronics
Thursday December 24, 2015 @01:03PM Apollo 17 Soil Matches Ancient Earth's Ocean Ridges In Water Content
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:47PM NASA Has Suspended Its Next Mission To Mars
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @09:21AM Can Electric Signals In Earth's Atmosphere Predict Earthquakes?
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:06PM Swedish Researchers Break 'Unbreakable' Quantum Cryptography
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:55AM Boeing 787 "Blacklisted" From Some Air Traffic Control Services
Friday December 11, 2015 @07:25PM US Navy's $700 Million Mine-drone Won't Hunt
Thursday December 10, 2015 @02:51PM NHTSA Toughens Crash Test Rating Standards
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @12:35PM Hit-and-Run Suspect Arrested After Her Own Car Calls Cops
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:57AM Racing a Real Car While Wearing an Oculus VR Headset
Monday December 07, 2015 @02:05PM Beijing Issues 'Red Alert' Over Smog
Friday December 04, 2015 @10:06PM Take a Visual Tour of CyberKnife Radiosurgery
Friday December 04, 2015 @09:32PM New Horizons' First Ultra High Resolution Photos of Pluto Released
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:58AM Nokia's $60,000 Virtual Reality Camera Goes On a Drone Test Flight
Thursday December 03, 2015 @01:45PM More Than Half of Kepler's Giant Exoplanets Were False Positives
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @04:39PM Xbox Kinect Technology Helps Create Higher-Quality X-Rays
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @09:16AM It's Getting Harder To Reside Anonymously In a Modern City
Saturday November 28, 2015 @07:15PM Swarm Robotics Breakthrough Brings Pheromone Communication To AI
Saturday November 28, 2015 @12:13PM Air Force Hires Civilian Drone Pilots For Combat Patrols
Friday November 27, 2015 @07:19PM Telemedicine: The State of Telepresence In Healthcare
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @09:12AM This October Was the Hottest Ever Measured
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:36AM GPS Always Overestimates Distances
Friday November 13, 2015 @10:07PM Ad Networks Using Inaudible Sound To Link Phones, Tablets and Other Devices
Friday November 13, 2015 @07:20PM Lunar Scientist Proposes Dozens of Impact Probes To Map Moon's Water
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @10:18AM In Ireland, All RC and Drones Over 1kg To Be Registered
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @09:21AM The Neuroscientist Who Tested a Brain Implant On Himself
Saturday November 07, 2015 @12:05AM Jack McCauley's Next Challenge: the Perfect Head-Tracker For VR
Thursday November 05, 2015 @06:10PM Ocean-Mapping Robots Could Help Uncover Mysteries of the Deep Blue
Thursday November 05, 2015 @12:37PM Lytro Announces World's First Light Field VR Camera
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:11AM Deep Magma Chambers Seen Beneath Mount St. Helens
Monday November 02, 2015 @02:54AM How GoDaddy's Quest For Respect Led To an Improbable Partnership With MIT
Sunday November 01, 2015 @03:39PM Greenland Ice Sheet Not Covered In Soot
Sunday November 01, 2015 @04:03AM NASA Study Shows Net Gains For Antarctic Ice
Friday October 30, 2015 @06:29PM Google Wants To Monitor Your Mental Health
Friday October 23, 2015 @08:33PM Patricia, Strongest Hurricane Ever Seen In Eastern Pacific, Strikes In Mexico
Thursday October 22, 2015 @05:08PM Dutch Researchers Show Connected Cars Can Be Cheaply Tracked
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:44PM How a Frozen Neutrino Observatory Grapples With Staggering Amounts of Data
Thursday October 15, 2015 @11:12AM UCF Researchers Perform World's First Automated Mass-Crowd Count
Thursday October 15, 2015 @10:04AM Over 10,000 Problems Fixed In Detroit Thanks To Cellphone App
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:58AM What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars?
Monday October 05, 2015 @06:58PM Sensor Network Makes Life Easier For Japan's Aging Rice Farmers
Sunday October 04, 2015 @08:03PM Daimler Tests a Self-Driving Truck On the Autobahn
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:50AM Scientists Have Spotted the Signs of Flowing Water On Mars
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:26AM ISRO Launches Astrosat, India's First Dedicated Space Observatory
Saturday September 26, 2015 @05:26PM EPA To Overhaul Emissions Testing In the Wake of VW Cheating
Saturday September 26, 2015 @04:14PM Don't Worry, That Blimp Isn't Watching You Much
Saturday September 26, 2015 @09:27AM Brain-Controlled (Inflatable) Shark Attack
Thursday September 24, 2015 @02:18PM The New Technique That Finds All Known Human Viruses In Your Blood
Thursday September 24, 2015 @10:23AM How Did Volkswagen Cheat Emissions Tests, and Who Authorized It?
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @10:15AM Scientists Propose Using Fast Radio Bursts To Chart Universe In 3D
Sunday September 20, 2015 @05:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Friday September 18, 2015 @08:44PM Microsoft's Satya Nadella Shown Up By Confused Cortana Assistant
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:55AM Big Pharma Hands Out Fitbits To Collect Better Personal Data
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:22AM For Future Wearable Devices, the Network Could Be You
Friday September 11, 2015 @11:18AM Scientists Propose App That Detects Emotions Based On Walking Style
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:12PM Pioneer Looks To Laserdisc Tech For Low-Cost LIDAR
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:32AM Boston Tracks Vehicles, Lies About It, Leaves Data Exposed
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:33AM NASA's Ten-Year Mission To Study All the Ways the Arctic Is Doomed
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:31AM Researcher Hacks Self-Driving Car Sensors
Thursday August 27, 2015 @09:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:20AM Skylake Has a Voice DSP and Listens To Your Commands
Saturday August 22, 2015 @04:06PM Re-Examined IceCube Data Firms Up Case For Extra-Galactic Neutrinos
Saturday August 22, 2015 @01:33PM Mobile Phone Data Can Track the Spread of Infectious Diseases
Saturday August 15, 2015 @12:46AM Google Research Leads To Automated Real-Time Pedestrian Detection
Saturday August 15, 2015 @12:27AM Motorola Quickly Shows Next Moto 360 Smartwatch, 'Flat Tire' Display Lives On
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:15AM Internet's Deep Infrastructure Could Double As a Sensor Network For Earthquakes and More
Sunday August 09, 2015 @07:19PM MIT Researchers Develop 'Real Steel' Robot With Human-Like Reflexes
Sunday August 09, 2015 @10:05AM A Fermilab First: Detecting Oscillating Neutrinos
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @03:21AM A Computer Umpires Its First Pro Baseball Game
Friday July 24, 2015 @05:58PM Pluto's Haze
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:23PM Emotionally Aware Apps That Respond To Feelings Are On the Horizon
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:56PM Elon Musk: Faulty Strut May Have Led To Falcon 9 Launch Failure
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:41AM New Horizons Phones Home After Pluto Flyby -- Craft Healthy, Data Recorded
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:37AM Macon-Bibb County Government Wants $5.7 Million Drone Fleet For Emergencies
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:02AM Cell Phone Radiation Emission Tests Assume Use of Belt Clip
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:06AM There Aren't a Trillion Different Smells After All
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:37AM Robot Performs Prostate Surgery Inside an MRI
Friday July 03, 2015 @05:49PM 3-D Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanning Could Strengthen Smartphone Security
Thursday June 18, 2015 @05:05PM Big-Data Animal Tracking As an Eye On Life and Planet
Monday June 15, 2015 @07:06AM UW Researchers Prototype Sonar-Based Contactless Sleep Monitoring
Saturday June 13, 2015 @07:12PM Droning For Sharks
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:35PM Commodore PC Still Controls Heat and A/C At 19 Michigan Public Schools
Thursday June 11, 2015 @05:32PM NASA Releases Massive Climate Change Data Set
Thursday June 11, 2015 @10:50AM Jaguar Land Rover Makes System For Mapping Potholes For Autonomous Vehicles
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:23PM NOAA: Global Warming 'Pause' Never Happened
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @09:34AM How Biostamps Can Replace Clunky Biomedical Sensors
Saturday May 30, 2015 @12:23AM The Case For a Muon Collider Succeeding the LHC Just Got Stronger
Friday May 29, 2015 @07:42PM Hacked Emails Reveal Russian Plans To Obtain Sensitive Western Tech
Friday May 29, 2015 @07:22AM Why Detecting Drones Is a Tough Gig
Thursday May 28, 2015 @01:04PM New Class of "Non-Joulian" Magnets Change Volume In Magnetic Field
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @06:04PM Making the World's Largest Panoramic Photo
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:07AM Hackers Can Track Subway Riders' Movements By Smartphone Accelerometer
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @06:58PM Huawei's LiteOS Internet of Things Operating System Is a Minuscule 10KB
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:54AM Feds Order Amtrak To Turn On System That Would've Prevented Crash
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:50AM Cocaine Use Can Now Be Tested In Fingerprints Using Ambient Mass Spectrometry
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:00AM Rockwell Collins To Develop Cockpit Display To Show Sonic Boom Over Land
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:02AM Will Robot Cars Need Windows?
Sunday May 10, 2015 @05:53PM Can Earthquakes Be Predicted Algorithmically?
Thursday May 07, 2015 @03:18PM Centimeter-Resolution GPS For Smartphones, VR, Drones
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @03:06PM Apple's Plans For Your DNA
Sunday May 03, 2015 @07:04PM 4.0 Earthquake Near Concord, California
Saturday May 02, 2015 @02:46PM Native Hawaiian Panel Withdraws Support For World's Largest Telescope
Friday May 01, 2015 @11:30PM Seafloor Sensors Record Possible Eruption of Underwater Volcano
Thursday April 30, 2015 @05:38PM Messenger's Mercury Trip Ends With a Bang, and Silence
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:52AM Submersible Photographs WW2 Japanese Sub's Long-Lost Airplane Hangar
Thursday April 30, 2015 @10:14AM Tattoos Found To Interfere With Apple Watch Sensors
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:40AM World-First Remote Air Traffic Control System Lands In Sweden
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @01:19PM US Successfully Tests Self-Steering Bullets
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @12:45PM Signs of Subsurface 'Alien' Life Found In Antarctica
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:29AM A Cheap, Ubiquitous Earthquake Warning System
Friday April 24, 2015 @10:52AM Cosmic Rays Could Reveal Secrets of Lightning On Earth
Thursday April 23, 2015 @03:04PM Virtual Telescope Readied To Image Black Hole's 'Ring of Fire'
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:32AM Stunning Hubble Silver Anniversary Picture Unveiled
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:29AM New Sampling Device Promises To Make Blood Tests Needle-Free
Sunday April 19, 2015 @07:56PM New Nudge Technology Prods You To Take Action
Friday April 17, 2015 @07:00PM Recon Instruments' Sports-Oriented Smart Glasses Now Shipping
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:54PM The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:21AM Calling Out a GAO Report That Says In-Flight Wi-Fi Lets Hackers Access Avionics
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:37AM Tracking the Weather On an Exoplanet
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:38PM How Flight Tracking Works: a Global Network of Volunteers
Friday April 10, 2015 @05:57PM 'Smart Sewer' Project Will Reveal a City's Microbiome
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:30PM Biometrics Are Making Espionage Harder
Thursday April 09, 2015 @11:50AM The Arrival of Man-Made Earthquakes
Sunday April 05, 2015 @02:51PM Kinect For Windows Is Dead; Long Live Kinect For Windows Via USB
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:10PM Tiny LIDAR Chip Could Add Cheap 3D Sensing to Cellphones and Tablets
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @09:34AM Hack Air-Gapped Computers Using Heat
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @08:30AM Android's Smart Lock Won't Ask You For a Password Until You Set Your Phone Down
Sunday March 22, 2015 @11:19AM Chevy Malibu 'Teen Driver' Tech Will Snitch If You Speed
Thursday March 19, 2015 @01:51PM No Fuel In the Fukushima Reactor #1
Thursday March 19, 2015 @01:08PM Google: Our New System For Recognizing Faces Is the Best