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Robo Bees, The Next Step In Pollination? 2017-02-24 15:49:49First it was killer bees and now it's robo bees. At least the latter of the two are here to assist us. Find out how.

Scorpion-3 Hoverbike Prototype Resembles Floating Jet Ski 2017-02-23 14:42:39A new hoverbike prototype is grabbing attention for its ability to fly/float through the air. Resembling a cross between a motorcycle, a Jet Ski and a

New Virtual Reality Film Allows Users To Tour 2017-02-22 18:07:25Get out and explore the world — even if you cant do it in person — with new virtual reality film that takes you places you've never seen

New Heat-Reflecting Wrap May Be The Beginning Of 2017-02-21 14:54:32A new super material that can be mass produced from inexpensive materials might just be the answer to solar alternatives.

Tiny Patch To Reduce Peanut Allergies Shows Promise 2017-02-20 17:32:25Allergic reactions to foods such as peanuts can have life-threatening consequences. Now, there's a new transdermal patch on the horizon that could ch

Inventions of All Inventions, Watson Evolving To Do 2017-02-16 12:07:35For freelancers who are just too busy or for SMB operators who wears multiple hats, April 15th is a date that conjures up busy work you just wish yo

Nimb Is A Smart Ring With Panic Button 2016-12-07 16:44:23Emergencies are scary, but there is now a new smart ring that will quickly call for help when you need it most. Meet Nimb, a ring that includes a pani

Invention Of The Week? REKS Are Unbreakable Sunglasses 2016-12-05 17:14:55From the “what will they think of next?” files comes a new pair of shades that you will definitely want to get your hands on. Heck, your e

WaySkin Takes The Guesswork Out Of Having Glowing 2016-11-17 15:09:31Have you ever looked at your dull, lifeless skin and wondered how it got that way and how you could bring it back to its former glory? WaySkin is a h

TOOR Might Just Be The World's Smartest Lockbox 2016-11-11 13:52:16Thanks to the rise of new tech, many industries have started to adapt to allow for the innovations that can set them apart from their competitors. O

Canvas App Releases For Structure Sensor 2016-11-10 12:36:05The Structure Sensor was pretty awesome in its own right, with its ability for 3D scanning and augmented reality for mobile devices, but with the re

Vufine+ Is A Wearable That Works With Your 2016-11-03 13:04:15Google Glass didn't quite work out how people wanted, but that isn't stopping other companies from producing wearables for a user's face. Vufine,

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Why Volcanologists Didn't Predict New Zealand's Deadly Eruption New! 2019-12-10 20:30:36Scientists knew White Island was showing signs of “volcanic unrest,” but their arsenal of data and sensors couldn't prepare them for trag

This Alleged Bitcoin Scam Looked a Lot Like New! 2019-12-10 19:48:18Five men face federal charges of bilking investors of $722 million by inviting them to buy shares in bitcoin mining pools. 

Voltage Hacking, Big Tech's 'Green' Data Score Card, New! 2019-12-10 18:08:28Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

Hackers Can Mess With Voltages to Steal Intel 2019-12-10 13:00:00A new attack called Plundervolt gives attackers access to the sensitive data stored in a processor's secure enclave.

'Marriage Story' Proves Anything on Netflix Can Be 2019-12-10 12:41:40Over the weekend, the internet turned the film's most tense moment into LOLs. Because of course it did.

How the Mandalorian Might See Through Walls 2019-12-10 10:00:00Mando's sci-fi ability isn't as far-fetched as you think.

Industry Must Team up With Government to Keep 2019-12-10 09:00:00The Federal government takes on early investment risks that venture capital won't take, underwriting industry and the future.

The Best Kindle to Buy (And Which to 2019-12-10 08:00:00Amazon has four different ebook readers, and a ton of older ones. Here's how they stack up, and which may be right for you.

Amazon, Google, Microsoft: Here's Who Has the Greenest 2019-12-10 07:00:00A WIRED report card on the top three cloud providers shows how their environmental claims stack up.

What is 5G? The Complete Guide to When, 2019-12-10 07:00:00Dive deep into the 5G spectrum, millimeter-wave technology, and why 5G could give China an edge in the AI race.

Apple MacBook Pro Review (2019, 16-Inch): A Return 2019-12-10 07:00:00The new MacBook Pro is a little boring, but after years of misfires in Apple's laptop lineup, the machine reliably gets the job done.

The FCC's Push to Purge Huawei From US 2019-12-10 07:00:00The rural carriers who rely on Huawei are wary of a costly “rip and replace” effort.

IdeaConnection :: Inventions

VISTASEAL Fibrin Sealant Stops Surgical Bleeds 2019-12-07 13:00:00The VISTASEAL Fibrin Sealant from Ethicon can be delivered quickly to control unexpected surgical bleeds.

RightEye Tracks Vision to Diagnose Parkinson's 2019-12-07 01:00:00The RightEye Vision eye-tracking test for Parkinson’s disease could lead to an earlier diagnosis—and earlier treatment.

Tranparent Hydrogel Hardens When Heated 2019-12-06 19:00:00A transparent hydrogel that hardens when heated could be used to create protective clothing or insulating windows.

Breakthrough Silicon Chips Mimic Neurons 2019-12-06 13:00:00Breakthrough silicon chips able to function as artificial neurons could help treat a range of chronic diseases.

BolaWrap Safely Subdues Suspects 2019-12-06 01:00:00Designed for use by police officers, the innovative BolaWrap from Wrap Technologies will subdue subjects with minimal force.

Honey Mesh Helps Internal Wounds Heal 2019-12-05 19:00:00Nanolayers of manuka honey arranged on surgical mesh could fight infection to help internal wounds heal.

Graphene Catalyst Could Help Scrub Vehicle Smog 2019-12-05 07:00:00A graphene and titania composite able to effectively reduce atmospheric pollution from NOx could find its way into buildings and roads.

SOMATOM On.site Portable CT Scanner 2019-12-05 01:00:00The SOMATOM On.site portable CT scanner from Siemens Healthineers can be brought directly to the patient, improving patient comfort and reducing the r

Safer Deicer Made from Grape Skins 2019-12-04 19:00:00An innovative deicer made using grape skins offers an effective and less damaging alternative to road salt.

Holographic Microscope Diagnoses Asthma from a Blood Sample 2019-12-04 13:00:00A holographic microscope can quickly diagnose asthma in small children with just a simple blood test.

Insecticide Panel Kills Mosquitos 2019-12-04 01:00:00The simple and effective Barrier Bednet mosquito net could help stop the spread of malaria and other diseases.

3D-Printed Elastocaloric Cooling Material 2019-12-03 19:00:00A 3D-printed cooling material that doesn’t fatigue could make refrigeration and cooling units more eco-friendly.

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China allegedly warned nation to accept Huawei 5G New! 2019-12-11 08:36:50China’s relationship with Huawei has been questioned again as audio appears to show the country’s government using threats to secure a 5G

How merging life sciences and data analytics could New! 2019-12-11 08:22:53Managing director at Accenture Applied Intelligence Oonagh O’Shea discusses her passion for bringing the fields together. The post How merging l

What kind of start-up and founder benefits most New! 2019-12-11 07:32:16We visited Dublin's NDRC to find out about the supports, benefits and networking opportunities available to start-ups in its accelerator programmes.

Observe.AI’s tech to monitor and coach call centre New! 2019-12-11 07:22:12With $26m in fresh funding, Observe.AI plans to open a third office in Dallas and double its workforce. The post Observe.AI’s tech to monitor a

Fishy genetics: A behind-the-scenes look at UCD’s Area New! 2019-12-11 06:58:24Jens Carlsson of the UCD School of Biology is co-founder of the Area 52 research group that aims to solve a variety of genetic questions. The post F

Tech salaries are climbing alongside demand for vital New! 2019-12-11 05:53:52Hays’ James Milligan discusses the upwards trajectory of tech salaries and digital skills in the UK for 2020. The post Tech salaries are climbin

Bruton admits ‘world is watching’ as Minister addresses New! 2019-12-11 05:43:16At COP25, Minister Richard Bruton promised the world that Ireland is taking climate action seriously. The post Bruton admits ‘world is watching

NUI Galway and GTC launch scaling masterclasses for New! 2019-12-11 05:38:09The scaling masterclasses aim to prepare businesses for the challenges that come with rapid growth, particularly on a global scale. The post NUI Galw

Proposed encryption backdoor would be ‘gift to criminals’, New! 2019-12-11 05:08:37Facebook has argued that installing a backdoor, a measure lawmakers around the globe have called for, would be a security nightmare. The post Proposed

Startacus announces Derry-Strabane event to champion women in New! 2019-12-11 04:50:48Women-led tech start-ups from all over Ireland will be invited to pitch at Derry-Strabane Enterprise Week in front of a panel of industry leaders. The

Takeda announces second year of UCD biopharma scholarship 2019-12-10 08:17:42Takeda is continuing its partnership with University College Dublin, which will allow another top-performing