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Japanese Company Develops Mobile Payment System That Scans Your Palm Using Smartphone Camera

Following authentication processes like thumbprint scanning, facial recognition, and QR code entry, a company in Japan this week has shown off a smartphone-based payment system that uses your unique palm print to confirm transactions (via Nikkei). Japanese credit card company … Continue reading

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INCOIS develops SARAT mobile app to save lives and property at sea

The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), Hyderabad, has developed a mobile app to save lives and property at sea. SARAT is a versatile tool that can assist with searching for over 64 types of missing objects, including … Continue reading

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MIT develops AI technology for drones to maintain framing while filming movie sequences

Movies and TV Series have seen a surge of aerial tracking shots using drones. When such sequences are filmed, there are usually two people operating the drone at the same time. The drone and the camera each require a separate … Continue reading

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UBC scientist develops viable model for time machine

A US scientist has developed a mathematical model for a viable time machine – an advance that could bring stuff of popular science-fiction closer to reality. Using math and physics, Ben Tippett, from University of British Columbia in Canada, has … Continue reading

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