The Alpha-earliest stage-companies at Demo Spring in Palm Desert, Calif., didn't have lot of time to make their case for why the world needs their technology-just 90 seconds. So IEEE Spectrum took a closer look at Neverend Media, whose Neverend electronic books can be constantly updated, annotated, and discussed as they are being read.
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eBook Shoot-out: The Amazon Kindle 2 Leapfrogs Sony's Reader
Small design changes can take a product from just okay to great
The iPad, the Kindle, and the Immutable Laws of the Marketplace
A culling of the herd of book e-readers is already under way, as prices plummet
The new Kindle may be good enough to hold off the horde of tablets coming Amazon's way
Harvard’s Alternative to Google Books
Universities launch a digital public library
DEMO Spring: Keeping Track of Your Gizmos with Bluetooth
The "Phone Halo" makes sure you never lose anything again
DEMO Spring: VenueGen Launches Virtual Meeting Technology
Web conferencing that takes a page from video games
DEMO Spring: Thickbutton's Idea is a Twist on Word Prediction
It doesn't try to predict what letters you want, instead it eliminates letters you won't need
DEMO Spring: Add Some Lasers to Your Cash Register
This system uses lasers to identify loose hardware like nuts and bolts. It could make those Home Depot lines fly
DEMO Spring: Flinc Puts a High Tech Twist on Hitchhiking
Asks digital ride sharers to pull out a smart phone instead of a thumb
DEMO Spring: Quantum Dots About to Move into Camera Sensors
InVisage Technologies unveils a new digital film
Fluid-Structure Interaction Analysis of a Piezoelectric Fan
If you want to learn about modeling piezoelectric fans, then tune into this webinar with Akshat Agarwal from the Efficient Energy Transfer group at Nokia Bell Labs.
Engineering Managers Say Great Teams Need Diversity, Regular Retraining
Engineering leaders at Slack, Nest, and Facebook say solving big technical challenges requires teams with diversity
Someone Else’s Computer: The Prehistory of Cloud Computing
Well before Amazon Web Services, there was time-sharing and Tymshare’s Tymnet
How to successfully integrate complex hardware and software processes necessary to develop smart, connected products
Hear about details and best practices on how Global companies can integrate complex hardware and software processes necessary to develop smart, connected products.
Computational Acoustics Drives Innovative Design Solution
Acoustics engineers shape experiences that create lifelong memories.
Accelerate Your Product Design with Multiphysics Simulation - Volume 2
Virtually Tuning an Automotive Audio System
Engineers at HARMAN are using numerical simulation to improve the development process for the latest vehicle infotainment technology.
AI Helps Magicians Perform Mind-Reading Tricks
A muggle technology known as AI can help nonwizards exploit human psychology for magic tricks
On the Cutting Edge of Hearing Aid Research
Engineers at Knowles bring the hearing aid industry together to fight feedback with simulation.
Getting a Competitive Edge in Medical Device Engineering by Selecting the Right PLM Software
Join in to hear this medical device interview on getting a competitive edge in medical device engineering by selecting the right PLM software.