Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 16, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 16, 2014

Forget “OK, Glass.” What if you could take a picture with your mind? That’s the goal behind MindRDR, an app that was just released for Google Glass. MindRDR syncs with Google Glass and a separate piece of head-mounted hardware to create a “communication loop.” The app then looks for and tracks the brainwaves that ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About MakerBot’s 3D Printers on Good Day Wake Up

Shelly Palmer Talks About MakerBot’s 3D Printers on Good Day Wake Up

Shelly Palmer chats with Kerry Drew and Ben Simmoneau on Fox 5's Good Day Wake Up about MakerBot's 3D printers. ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 15, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 15, 2014

Why walk to work — or even bike — when you can get there with smart electric skates? ACTON recently launched a Kickstarter for RocketSkates, the world’s first smart electric skates. Each skate has two hub motors controlled by an on-board microprocessor, and the skates are able to communicate with one another so they ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 14, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 14, 2014

Can a blanket gauge your mood? British Airways certainly thinks it can. The airline is testing out a “happiness blanket” to help make its passengers more comfortable on flights. Loaded with fiber optics, the blanket connects to a neurosensory device and acts like a big, cozy mood ring. Not every passenger flying British ...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review

Will Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 replace your laptop? That’s the million dollar question. Microsoft says it absolutely can – and they’re right. The Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft’s newest tablet. The device has a bigger screen than its predecessors (12”), is more powerful and comes with better accessories. All in ...

Jaguar Land Rover Displays Your Driving Data on Your Windshield

Jaguar Land Rover Displays Your Driving Data on Your Windshield

I've had my on-track exploits overlaid with race telemetry to be viewed after the session, but Jaguar Land Rover is looking to project that info on the windshield while you make laps or cruise the highways. The Virtual Windscreen concept beams hazard, speed and navigation graphics to the driver's view, adding both racing ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 11, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 11, 2014

What if benches in public parks were more than just a place to sit? That’s the thinking behind a new project in Boston, where solar-powered benches called “Soofas” will let you take a load off – and also give you a place to plug in and re-charge your smartphone. Designed by a Verizon Innovation Program at MIT, the ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 10, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 10, 2014

If you're one of the early adopters of the Ouya, your video game library just got a lot bigger. Ouya, the video game console that got over $8 million from Kickstarter two years ago, just launched a program called “Ouya All-Access” that gives you access its entire 800 game library for $60 a year. The program doesn't ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 9, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – July 9, 2014

If you’ve seen the third Harry Potter movie (or read the book), you probably remember the Marauder’s Map, which tracks the footsteps of everyone at Hogwarts. Kamin Whiteouse, a researcher at the University of Virginia, has turned that fiction into reality. Whitehouse said people want to know where everyone is in their ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 on Good Day Wake Up

Shelly Palmer Talks About Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 on Good Day Wake Up

Shelly Palmer chats with Juliet Huddy and Ben Simmoneau on Fox 5's Good Day Wake Up about Microsoft's Surface Pro 3. (Note: The keyboard attachment is not included in the price of the Surface Pro 3; it can be purchased as an add-on device through the Microsoft Store or any other retailer where the Surface is sold.) ...