10:55PM | Friday, 7 October 2011 | A pair of “social X-ray” glasses can tell you what another person is feeling and when you should stop talking, a US researcher has claimed.
10:33PM | Thursday, 6 October 2011 | Scientists have unveiled a bicycle with gears that can be changed by thinking about it.
10:55PM | Thursday, 20 October 2011 | Your mobile phone might never run out of power mid-conversation again, thanks to research from the University of Wisconsin.
10:26PM | Friday, 14 October 2011 | A battery-powered magic carpet has had lift-off in the United States, suggesting magic carpet rides could soon become a reality.
1:19PM | Tuesday, 10 January 2012 | Japanese electronics giant Sony has revealed technology that generates electricity from shredded paper.
1:06PM | Thursday, 5 January 2012 | A new Australian cloud-based platform called supporter360 has already been snapped up by organisations with a combined income of $500 million, despite still being in its pre-launch phase.
1:15PM | Thursday, 5 January 2012 | Technology trends in 2011 were heavily influenced by the uptake of mobile devices, namely smartphones and tablets. So what’s in store for the year ahead? StartupSmart picks out the top technology trends for 2012. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.
12:40AM | Friday, 23 December 2011 | A watch is replacing wallets for purchases under $23 in Britain, representing the latest development in cash-free payments.
12:53PM | Thursday, 22 December 2011 | Kaggle co-founder and chief executive Anthony Goldbloom has been named one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 top tech entrepreneurs, one month after the Australian start-up secured $US11 million in funding.
12:01PM | Thursday, 22 December 2011 | The ‘Eureka’ moment was alive and well in 2011, with plenty of weird and wonderful business ideas, from “man candles” and electronic flower pots to a bus shelter being turned into a giant oven in the name of advertising. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.