Pittsburgh startup 360fly has unveiled an advanced version of its globe-shaped action camera that records panoramic, high-definition video footage. The updated edition of the camera, also called 360fly, was presented this week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. “360fly captures your life in immersive, interactive 360-degree video that can be sharedContinue Reading

Dutch fashion designer Pauline van Dongen has created a smart top that vibrates in response to bad posture. FysioPal is a shirt designed to correct bad upper-body posture by alerting the wearer when they are slouching. Dongen worked alongside tactile displays company Elitac to create FysioPal, which contains sensors that pairs with a smartphone app. DesignedContinue Reading

Artist Rolf Sachs has collaborated with Leica to cover the camera brand’s M-System model in the same material used on ping-pong bats. For the limited-edition piece, Sachs looked to materials that have strong gripping properties, especially those traditionally used in manufacturing. The artist decided on a red textured rubber that is usually used on the surface of tableContinue Reading

A group of scientists have developed a home HIV testing kit that speeds up diagnosis and allows patients to monitor their own treatment. The teams from Imperial College London and DNA Electronics worked together to create the USB stick, which uses a drop of blood to detect HIV. If the HIV virus is present, the acidityContinue Reading