Gamers Promised Better Graphics Thanks To Nano Technology Breakthrough

A new technology from the Australian National University promises ultra-fast rendering on gaming consoles. Senior ANU researcher Professor Dragomir Neshev says that currently, graphics are being “bottlenecked” by the copper wires used to transmit the data.

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Someone strapped a 360-degree camera to a rocket – CNET

What an owl would see if he were an astronaut.

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Comic-Con: Conquer Westeros in ‘Game of Thrones’ Winter Is Here experience – CNET

Hope you dressed warmly, because HBO set up a “Winter Is Here” environment for “Game of Thrones” fans at San Diego Comic-Con. It’s open to anyone with an SDCC badge, but be prepared for a line that stretches a few blocks.

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iPhones are very expensive but ‘a safe bet,’ says Woz – CNET

Commentary: Speaking in China, the Apple co-founder claims that you get what you pay for with Apple. Is this still true?

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Razer may be making a phone – CNET

A cutting-edge handset or a branding exercise, though?

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Comic-Con: The concept art of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ – CNET

In addition to props and costumes at the “Star Trek: Discovery” exhibit in San Diego, we also got to check out some sweet concept art.

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Fisker, emerging battery supplier Nanotech end JV – Automotive News (subscription) (blog)

Automotive News (subscription) (blog)Fisker, emerging battery supplier Nanotech end JVAutomotive News (subscription) (blog)A joint venture between Henrik Fisker's new car company and an emerging battery supplier was unplugged before it could ever charge up. Fisker Inc. and Nanotech Energy Inc. will not go forward with the JV called Fisker Nanotech to produce battery cells …

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Fisker, emerging battery supplier Nanotech end JV – Automotive News (subscription) (blog)

Automotive News (subscription) (blog)Fisker, emerging battery supplier Nanotech end JVAutomotive News (subscription) (blog)A joint venture between Henrik Fisker's new car company and an emerging battery supplier was unplugged before it could ever charge up. Fisker Inc. and Nanotech Energy Inc. will not go forward with the JV called Fisker Nanotech to produce battery cells …

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Ultrathin device harvests electricity from human motion

A new electrochemical energy harvesting device can generate electrical current from the full range of human motions and is thin enough to embed in clothing.

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Hulu Live TV and spiffy new menus arrive on Amazon Fire TV – CNET

Owners of the Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV box get a redesigned big-screen Hulu app, complete with the $40 live-TV streaming option.

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