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Virgin Mobile’s YouTube Ads Change When You Blink
"BlinkWashing" seems pretty useless, but it's a ton of fun.
The First Affordable Home Security System That Can Think For Itself
"Your cat is just chasing a reflection. Maybe I shouldn't alert the homeowner about this. Or, wait...maybe I should."
Make Your Own Doorbell Spy Cam
A simple surveillance rig that e-mails photos of visitors.
The Goods: May 2012’s Hottest Gadgets
A dozen great ideas in gear
Video: An Augmented Reality “Mirror” That Alters Your Appearance
Using a webcam hooked up to custom PC software, a pair of researchers at Queen Mary, University of London, have … Continued
2011 Invention Awards: A Mirror That Monitors Vital Signs
A no-touch system tracks your health
Video: Makeup Software Uses 3-D Imaging to Automatically Design Your Look
Your computer can do your taxes, your appointment scheduling, and your grocery shopping, and now it can do your makeup … Continued
Toshiba’s Automated Checkout Cam Can Distinguish Different Varieties of Apple
Honeycrisp? Pink Lady? Nittany? Ginger Gold? Jonagold? Golden Delicious? Cornish Gilliflower?
A Smart Pill Box Uses Face Recognition Tech to Ensure We Take Our Meds
For people with memory-degrading conditions like Alzheimer’s, it’s not always easy, or even possible, to remember to take one’s medicine. … Continued
Video: MIT Students’ DIY “Minority Report” Glove Mouse
The engineering students' project costs less than $100