kinect_sphero_telekinesis

Watch a Microsoft engineer use Kinect and a Sphero to simulate telekinesis

Telekinesis, defined as the psychic ability allowing one to influence a physical system without physical interaction, lives largely in the world of science fiction. Yet as we continue to see time and time again, technology is quickly helping drop the second word of that phrase and bring what we see on the big screen to the real world.

OS-X-Yosemite

Apple updates OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 with better Wi-Fi, bug fixes

Apple has released the OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 update, which it says will improve the stability and compatibility of Macs everywhere. In particular, users who have reported problems with the speed and reliability of the Wi-Fi connection to their Macs will see some improvement. The update also fixes some minor bugs in the notification center, the Mac App Store, and the Time Machine back-up service.