Microsoft’s One-Handed Keyboard Will Give Your Thumb A Break

Microsoft’s One-Handed Keyboard Will Give Your Thumb A Break

If you’ve ever struggled to tap out a text message with one thumb, you know most smartphone keyboards aren’t built for single-handed typing.  Microsoft is trying to change that, however. The tech company’s new Word Flow app, released for iOS on Monday, lets users trade the standard iPhone keyboard for a version that accommodates one-thumbed typing. […]

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This wireless, battery-free computer might be the future of smart devices

This wireless, battery-free computer might be the future of smart devices

Researchers at the University of Washington’s Sensor Systems Laboratory created the world’s most powerful battery-free computer, which can now be reprogrammed wirelessly. Instead of carrying a clunky battery internally, the WISP (Wireless Identification and Sensing Platform) harvests radio waves from a standard RFID tag to power itself. The team at the University of Washington teamed […]

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India to require panic buttons on phones | Fox News

India to require panic buttons on phones | Fox News

File photo – men speak on their mobile phones on a seafront in Mumbai Aug. 28, 2014. (REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui) Starting next year, all mobile phones sold across India must include a panic button, local news outlets are reporting. In addition, by 2018, all cell phones need to come with a built-in GPS chip, so a […]

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Get Ready For Your Kids To Beg For Virtual Reality Headsets

Get Ready For Your Kids To Beg For Virtual Reality Headsets

If you thought your kids were into Minecraft before, just wait until they can actually step inside of it. The game is now available for Samsung’s Gear VR headsets, Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook, announced in a blog post Wednesday. It costs $6.99 to download the game, but you’ll also need the […]

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