Day: October 9, 2017

Sit back and relax – this delivery system levitates food straight to your mouth

Are you ready for a new type of culinary experience where you don’t have to lift a finger? If so, this food delivery system is what you’ve been waiting for. Initiated by researchers at the University of Sussex’s SCHI Lab, TastyFloats is a contactless food delivery system that levitates food morsels straight into your mouth. …

These hearing implants let you connect your iPhone to your nervous system

Cochlear and Apple recently unveiled hearing implants that can be connected to an iPhone. Those who suffer hearing-loss have had the surgical option for years, but this is the first time we’ve been able to connect their nervous system directly to a smartphone. The two companies previously worked together on external hearing aids that were …

YouTube up in arms over gun mod videos, community fires back

In the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting earlier this month, YouTube is striking out content related to specific types of firearm modifications — and the community isn’t happy about it. YouTube apparently began removing videos showing the modification of guns with bump stocks last week, and issuing strikes against channels who hosted the videos. …

Bored Microsoft programmer built a bot that tweets anytime devs swear on GitHub

Developers sure have a penchant for ranting and spitting wisecracks at the most unusual places. So much so that one bored Microsoft programmer has built a Twitter bot that tweets anytime a developer swears publicly on GitHub. Yes, that is apparently a thing. Built by MS Azure software engineer Will Pearson, Gitlost is a hilarious bot …