Tag Archives: technology

Cyber patch is here – Heart goes bionic!

patch for the heart can save lives Science tends to move at a snail pace, till at certain points in time, it makes leaps as one research or another reaches a peak. This is one of those times. Recently, a team of scientists from Tel Aviv university in Israel, developed a special patch (cyborg heart patch). …

Bitcoin state of mind

Bitcoin is back in the news, as some moves cause the value to rise again in November to over 400 USD.(http://www.coindesk.com/price/) Speculations on different causes exploded in the bitcoin and financial communities, and of course the bitcoin demise profeets made a comeback to once again declare that this is a.. bubble! a ponzi scheme! that it …

Humanoid Robots.. How far are we and do we really want them?

In the past 10-20 years, and beyond the portrayal of Human-like or Humanoid robots in Film, Television and elsewhere, the advancement in robotics did not seem to catch up with the ability to mimic the look of humans. The ability to stand up and keep balanced for instance, seemed to be a major obstacle, not …

Why do games still fail to show realistic graphics?

It may seem like a strange statement, accompanied by a screenshot from one of the latest and greatest hits on PC and consoles – “Call of duty: Advanced warfare” which features the digitized image of Kevin Spacey in quite a massive amount of detail. But that comes to show the point: graphics in video games …