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Drone crashes through woman's apartment window

Drone crashes through woman's apartment window A woman in New York City was jolted to attention on Sunday evening when a GoPro camera drone crashed into her high-rise apartment window, according to local news reports.The drone smashed through the glass of the 27th-floor window in Manhattan, missing the 66-year-old woman by just four feet, according to the New York Post.

Apple patent for scroll-like mobile device with rollable display surfaces

Apple patent for scroll-like mobile device with rollable display surfaces An Apple patent dating back to August 2015 has just surfaced, illustrating a scroll-like device with a bendable display.The two barrels would house all of the device’s internal components between them, according to the filing.

Kaspersky Lab report says 2016 saw a threefold increase in mobile malware

It looks like mobile malware is on the rise.Well, for starters, there were three times as many malware installations in 2016 as in 2015 and a total of 8.

Google patents an “energy manager” that tracks and controls electricity usage

Google patents an “energy manager” that tracks and controls electricity usage On Thursday, Google filed a patent for a system that would provide “intelligent temperature management based on energy usage profiles and outside weather conditions.The data provided by these two factors could then be used to tell customers how best to save energy in their homes, allowing for more efficient energy management.

Plug the USG into your port before you plug in that new USB flash drive

Plug the USG into your port before you plug in that new USB flash drive But the most embarrassing, perhaps, is when you infect your own PC by plugging in a malware-infested USB flash drive.More: With BadUSB, hackers can make your USB devices turn against you The reason malware-infected USB flash drives are so dangerous is that devices using attacks like BadUSB inject their malicious code directly into the USB driver software that enables a PC to connect to a USB device.

Breathe cleaner air with a Dyson Pure Hot Cool Link Air Purifier ($100 off)

Breathe cleaner air with a Dyson Pure Hot Cool Link Air Purifier ($100 off) To ensure you keep the air you’re breathing clean and crisp, you may want to consider an air purifier, such as the Dyson Pure Hot Cool Link Air Purifier, currently discounted $100 off on Amazon.These Five Air Purifiers Can Offer Relief The Dyson Pure Hot Cool Link Air Purifier is a three-in-one device that purifies the air, and also acts as a fan or heater.

Cyclists can record what is happening behind them with the Hexagon camera

Cyclists can record what is happening behind them with the Hexagon camera All in one package, it combines a tail light, rear-view camera, brake lights, turn indicator, and more.Whether or not the rider is recording the video, the Hexagon is always buffering the last few minutes of footage.

Needle-free, painless vaccinations may become a reality thanks to MucoJet

Needle-free, painless vaccinations may become a reality thanks to MucoJet That might change within a decade though thanks to a needle-free device called the MucoJet that make vaccinations practically painless.To activate the MucoJet, a patient first need to squeeze the device together, creating a reaction and increasing pressure inside.

Safety and savings: Canary All-in-One Home Security Device is 33% off

Safety and savings: Canary All-in-One Home Security Device is 33% off The security device acts as more than just a camera, as it has motion-detection technology that sends a notification with encrypted HD video and audio directly to your phone if anything unusual pops up.You can then use the Canary app to sound the device’s built-in 90-plus-decibel siren, or connect directly with the local police, fire, or EMS.

The iBus dongle could help you restore your Apple Watch Series 1 by yourself

The iBus dongle could help you restore your Apple Watch Series 1 by yourself The device is called the iBus Data Cable and it’s basically a small dongle that plugs into the Apple Watch’s maintenance port that sites behind the watch strap.Most Apple Watch owners don’t even know that the port exists and speculation suggests that it is mostly built for Apple use — but MFC says that through the port, the dongle can completely restore the Apple Watch’s software.

Sony patent could let you wirelessly charge your phone from another device

Sony patent could let you wirelessly charge your phone from another device If Sony gets its way, however, keeping all charged up could be a little bit easier.The company has applied for a patent that will allow you to wirelessly charge your phone straight from someone else’s phone.

Swarovski is indefinitely postponing the launch of its ‘smartwatch for women’

Swarovski is indefinitely postponing the launch of its ‘smartwatch for women’ The Swarovski smartwatch was first announced at CES 2017, and at the time was being pitched as a smartwatch specifically for women.This year is a big one for Android Wear due to the anticipated release of Android Wear 2.

How to use recovery mode to fix your Android phone or tablet

How to use recovery mode to fix your Android phone or tablet If your Android phone or tablet isn’t acting right, or you’re trying to tackle malware, you should try entering recovery mode.Here’s how to ‘completely wipe’ your Android device Recovery is an independent, lightweight runtime environment that’s included on a separate partition from the main Android operating system on all Android devices.

Want to test your fertility? Researchers develop a device to help you at home

Want to test your fertility? Researchers develop a device to help you at home In this new age of telemedicine, not only do we not need to leave our homes to see a doctor, but we may not even need to see a doctor at all in order to test fertility.45 and a prototype of the device requires less than five seconds to test how strong your swimmers are.

Motorcyclists, here’s a smart glove that’ll ensure you never get lost again

Motorcyclists, here’s a smart glove that’ll ensure you never get lost again “Sometimes I would drive my car instead of riding just because I needed GPS,” Friedlander told Digital Trends.The problem inspired him to develop the TurnPoint, a smart glove with a Bluetooth LE device that pulls data from your smartphone to show turn-by-turn directions via 18 super-bright LED lights.

Researchers develop an artificial lung that fits in a backpack

Researchers develop an artificial lung that fits in a backpack Engineers at the University of Pittsburgh developed an artificial lung that can be carried in a patient’s backpack.Trials have so far shown that the device works on sheep and could offer relief and mobility for people who suffer from lung failure.

Alcatel’s new A30 costs just $60 after discount, can be pre-ordered from Amazon

Alcatel’s new A30 costs just $60 after discount, can be pre-ordered from Amazon The company launched a number of phones at Mobile World Congress 2017, and now its back with another device — the Alcatel A30.It’s set to be released in April, and it’s currently available for pre-order on Amazon Prime — where you can get it at a $40 discount, which brings the price to $60.

How to use Facebook Messenger’s secret conversations in iOS and Android

How to use Facebook Messenger’s secret conversations in iOS and Android In 2016, Facebook rolled out a privacy feature for the Messenger app called “Secret Conversations,” which are end-to-end encrypted conversations.As you may or may not know, Facebook Messenger encrypts your normal chats until they reach Facebook’s servers, so if required by law, Facebook could hand over your messages.