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Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
MIT researchers develop algorithm that searches for and identifies human actions in videos   —  Algorithm searches for human actions in videos  —  An algorithm has been developed to automatically recognise human gestures or activities in videos in order to describe what is taking place.
Jun 3, 2014, 4:25 AMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
You can't beat politics with technology, says Pirate Bay cofounder Peter Sunde   —  Pirate Bay cofounder Peter Sunde spoke to Wired.co.uk about the problems with the file-sharing website in its current form, the “imminent death” of peer-to-peer and the centralised services that leave us open to NSA surveillance.
Nov 19, 2013, 5:45 AMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
MIT researchers develop InForm, a shape-shifting display surface … A research team from MIT's Tangible Media Group has developed InForm, a dynamic shape display that can shape shift to render 3D content physically.  —  The surface is made up of around 1000 pins — long, vertically assembled square sticks arranged in a square grid.
Nov 14, 2013, 11:10 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
Monotype partners with Google to release typographic experimentation tool   —  Typeface provider Monotype has partnered with Google to launch a free public version of Monotypes's typographic experimentation app Typecast, which can now be accessed through Google Fonts.
Nov 1, 2013, 10:50 AMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
Police crack down on Silk Road following first drug dealer conviction   —  An Australian drug dealer has become the first person to be convicted of a Silk Road-related crime, after using the black marketplace to buy a stash of MDMA, amphetamine, marijuana and cocaine.
Feb 4, 2013, 7:40 AMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
Internet Explorer vulnerability lets hackers track your mouse movements   —  A vulnerability found in Microsoft's Internet Explorer allows hackers to track the movements of your mouse cursor across the screen, which could in turn reveal data entered on virtual keyboards.
Dec 12, 2012, 12:30 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
Jonathan Ive: Apple's goal isn't to make money   —  Apple's goal is not to make money, but to make good products, said Jonathan Ive, senior vice president of industrial design at Apple, speaking at the British Embassy's Creative Summit.  —  “We are really pleased with our revenues but our goal isn't to make money.
Jul 30, 2012, 1:20 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
The EU signs up to Acta   —  The EU and 22 of its member states have signed up to Acta — the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement — in Tokyo today (26 January).  —  Acta — which is supported by many rights owners — has been met with widespread criticism from open rights activists …
Jan 26, 2012, 11:10 AMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
What is Acta and why should you be worried about it?   —  Sopa and Pipa might be on hold for the time-being, but there is a greater threat looming.  It's called the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) and it's an international agreement that aims to establish multinational standards on intellectual property rights enforcement.
Jan 24, 2012, 9:35 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Testing a datacenter under the sea  —  Envisioned to be resilient and self-sustainable, Project Natick enters a new research phase off the Scottish coast.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
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