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British supermarket Costcutter first in the world to implement payment by fingerprint

It seems that very soon the usual purses will finally leave in the past. They will replace the system of biometric payments. Sthaler company, engaged in the provision of authentication services, in partnership with Worldpay, has developed a system of purchases 3D fingerprint scanning. The system has been tested in a British supermarket Costcutter with […]

September 22nd, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

Underwater drone 1 Blue Water makes the ocean accessible to everyone

A rapidly growing family of underwater drones will be a new replenishment. On the platform Indiegogo project came about drone Blue Water 1 (BW1), which will allow you to explore the oceans for everyone. BW1 is able to dive to 100-meter depth, video capture 1080p/30 fps and doing a 4-megapixel still images. His remote-controlled camera […]

September 22nd, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

Autonomous system for DARPA allows you to control a helicopter gunship with a tablet

In may 2016 the company Lockheed Martin has reported the use of the grant in the amount of $8 million for development of a pilot automation system of control of the helicopter. Device model Sikorsky S-76 successfully took off, circled and landed with no pilot in the cockpit. This was the beginning of the program […]

September 21st, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

Printed on a 3D printer synthetic muscle is three times stronger than human

Humanoid robots have become more advanced than ever thanks to artificial muscles that allow them to lift cargo up to 1,000 times its own weight. New artificial muscles developed by a team of engineers at Columbia University, headed by Professor Hod Lipson. They are created by 3D printing have the unique plasticity and mobility. Muscles […]

September 21st, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

New wireless system transmits power and data simultaneously for gadgets

To wireless data transmission systems (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth) we have long been accustomed. Gradually improved and wireless charging technology. However, within a single device, they still operate separately from each other. Researchers from Duke University (North Carolina), and Disney Research has decided to merge them into one. In wireless systems used charging coil for generating an […]

September 21st, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

The advanced features of modern smartphones — what’s new offered by the manufacturers of “smart” mobile

Of all the modern gadgets the most popular is the smartphone. “Smart” mobile with lots of extra functions can replace a dozen devices. It allows you to always be connected, listen to music and watch your favorite movies, make colorful images to navigate by using navigation systems in unfamiliar places — and it fits easily […]

September 21st, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

British Airways wants to recycle garbage into fuel for jets

The largest British air carrier intends to become a leading and a garbage man all in the country. British Airways announced a cooperation plan with the company Velocys, which is engaged in the production of renewable fuels. And by 2050-th British aircraft probably will have to fly on fuel from garbage. The subject of interest […]

September 21st, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

The US Navy plans to use the twelve year Xbox 360 on the newest submarines

We live in a time when even the most complex products of modern electronics for several months hopelessly obsolete, giving way to another more advanced new products. In this sense, the game controller from Microsoft Xbox 360 is a real “grandfather”, who turned 13 years. However, despite such a venerable age, he is also serve […]

September 20th, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

The head of the company PAL-V will go round the world trip on a flying car

Vice-President of the company PAL-V, mark Jennings-Bates, announced his plans to circumnavigate the globe in a gyroplane model PAL-V Liberty. It’s not experimental, but is already a production model, which will be available in stores next year. Just in time for the end of the journey, which takes 90 days, but the pilot-adventurer hopes to […]

September 20th, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »

All electric yacht Dasher opens a new era of shipbuilding

A veteran of the industry, the company Hinckley Company with 90 years of history of the yacht, at the last exhibition in Newport, presented his new creation. “Dasher” is positioned as a “boat picnic” and has a small radius of only 64 kilometers, at a cost of $500 000. But to look at this boat […]

September 20th, 2017 | Posted in HiTech | read More »