Tag: Sensor

New Type Of Sensor Can Identify Electrical Faults Before They Even Happen

Researchers said that the system can monitor the performance of the electrical system and identify behavior that might lead to failure. The technology will point to areas that need repairs to prevent electrical failure.

Energy March 24, 2019

This Tiny Temperature Sensor Is Powered By Radio Waves From Your Internet Router

Researchers in the Netherlands have developed a new temperature sensor that doesn't need its own battery source, as it is instead powered by radio waves from a wireless router.

Gadgets December 8, 2015

For Dog Lovers: The TailTalk Can Tell You What Your Dog Is Feeling

A new sensor-oriented wearable for dogs dubbed TailTalk will enable pet owners to know what emotions their pet is feeling. The bracelet-like sensor will be mounted on the dog's tail and will help track the emotions.

Gadgets October 12, 2015

This Japanese Robot Never Loses A Game Of Rock-Paper-Scissors

It cheats by using a camera and a hyperfast reflex system.

FUTURE TECH September 21, 2015

Airports Are Testing Unmanned Traffic Control Systems

A remote-controlled AI air traffic system is claimed to outperform actual people and could reduce the cost of building new towers.

Computers September 17, 2015

Small Electronic Tags May Be Key To Solving Bee Crisis

A new electronic sensor technology developed by Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization aims to provide scientists with an explanation as to why large populations of honey bees are suddenly dying in different parts of the world.

Earth/Environment August 25, 2015

Ready To Don 'Smart Skin'? Wearable Micro Sensors Can Help Detect UV And Toxic Gases

Researchers take wearables a step further with a 'smart skin' patch that can detect levels of UV radiation and toxic gases to aid a number of applications.

June 11, 2015

Printable Fever Alarm Armband Alerts You When Your Temperature Increases

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed the wearable ‘fever alarm armband’ that makes the sound of an alarm when high body temperature is hinted. It can be worn either directly on the skin or on top of clothes.

Wearable Tech February 24, 2015

New Sensor Can Detect and Monitor Levels of Mercury in the Atmosphere

Scientists have developed a sensor that can detect and monitor mercury levels in the atmosphere. The sensor is quicker than existing mercury measuring instruments.

Earth/Environment February 3, 2015

5 Videos for Tapping Tech to Secure the Home

Home security is important for any homeowner or renter, and there are many ways to ensure no one can enter your home without your permission. Here are five videos that will help you keep your home secure.

Gadgets November 20, 2014

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