Every Android smartphone comes with a texting app that meets the basic needs of most owners. If you text a lot, though, the native app may frustrate you. Instead of sighing every time you get a new text, try these four Android apps that make texting easier. mysms The best thing about mysms is that it lets you send and receive...

Believe it or not, the next tattoo you get might be just as functional as it is aesthetically pleasing. DuoSkin, from the MIT Media Lab and Microsoft, is now capable of turning temporary tattoos into on-skin interfaces. This technology would enable almost anyone to create their own unique, wearable circuits. The tattoos would be able to act as an...

Nearly everyone living in the United States has access to clean drinking water, so the issue doesn’t always get the attention it deserves. When you look at the whole planet, though, you discover a water crisis that affects about 603 million people. As the water crisis becomes more widespread, some scientists have devoted themselves to created low-cost technologies that provide...

Virtual reality (VR) is not a new technology. The VR headset was first introduced to the general public for gaming and entertainment purposes back in the early 1990s. Unfortunately, the technology didn't really stick and was thrown on the back burner until just recently. VR technology has been vastly improved since then and in 2016 we have seen a...

People are flocking to download mobile payment apps. You don't have your physical credit cards on you, which means you can't leave them anywhere after you've paid. Splitting the bill at restaurants is easy when you can send money to the person across the table from you with a few clicks. In all the convenience, don't forget that mobile...

Ever since Pong made its way into hearts and homes everywhere, kids have battled to disprove that video games rot your brain. A recent study, however, may help gamers put an end to the myth, but leaves social media addicts to fight the battle instead. Avid Gaming Produces Above Average Scores Researcher Alberto Posso from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology...

Buying an Arduino gives you the power to build digital and interactive devices without spending much money. Using an Arduino board, however, feels intimidating to a lot of people at first. Try starting with these three Arduino projects. They will help you gain the skills you need to tackle more advanced projects in the future. Your Own Pong Video Game Pong...
- Advertisement -