Science & Technology News Science & Technology News from en 60 Ikea to put wireless phone charging in furniture New items from IKEA will include technology to charge your devices without wires Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:25:32 -0600 SciTech - Two new spider species: Skeletorus and Sparklemuffin Two new species of spider discovered in Australia are as colorful and flamboyant as their names suggest Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:39:16 -0600 SciTech - Would you buy a cellular plan from Google? The Internet giant announced it will sell wireless plans, but insists it intends to inspire not compete with major carriers Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:24:58 -0600 SciTech - Did climate change cause the Syrian civil war? Researchers deduce that massive drought due to climate change set off a series of events that led to the current conflict Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:06:29 -0600 SciTech - New "privacy glasses" make avoiding pictures easy A company called AVG debuted glasses that beam an invisible light to prevent facial recognition software from identifying you Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:24:05 -0600 SciTech - Georgia set to execute woman for husband's murder Georgia is set to execute a female for the first time in 70 years on Monday unless the U.S. Supreme Court steps in with a reprieve. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:23:00 -0600's%20murder News - Chicago Tribune Full-Body Transplants Are an Insane, Wildly Unethical Idea A neurosurgeon thinks he can sew one person's head on another person's body, and he thinks he can do it in two years time. What's the problem? Um, everything. The post Full-Body Transplants Are an Insane, Wildly Unethical Idea appeared first on WIRED. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:16:00 -0600,%20Wildly%20Unethical%20Idea WIRED Sony Unveils the Next Generation of Xperia Mobile Devices Meet Sony's new Xperia mobiles: a light and slim 10-inch tablet, a mid-range waterproof smartphone, and two low-end phones, all with Android 5.0 Lollipop on board. The post Sony Unveils the Next Generation of Xperia Mobile Devices appeared first on WIRED. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:14:50 -0600 WIRED WIRELESS SHOW HIGHLIGHTS: New Phones, New Ways to Connect New ways to connect from high-end & budget smartphones, to data plans & developing world apps Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:08:52 -0600,%20New%20Ways%20to%20Connect ABC News: Technology The Art Of The Nudge: Why Google Wants To Be A Wireless Carrier Google confirmed it will offer wireless Internet services later this year, though on a very limited basis. Its real goal: to spur traditional cellular operators to cut costs and improve service. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:48:00 -0600 Forbes - Tech Palo Alto Networks Reports Better-Than-Expected Results Palo Alto Networks Inc. reported better-than-expected results and outlook as the company cited strong demand for its cybersecurity products and services. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:44:50 -0600 What's News Technology What's Missing in Enterprise Mobility? Context. Many companies miss what is different about mobile. One critical difference is that mobile provides essential data sources and functionality for creating of contextual services. These contextual services are derived by combining data from internal resources, third-party accessible data sources (e.g. reviews, mapping data, and weather data) with sensor data ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:21:00 -0600's%20Missing%20in%20Enterprise%20Mobility%3F%20Context. Forbes - Tech Watchdog: Air traffic control system is a hacking risk WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's system for guiding planes and other aircraft is at "increased and unnecessary risk" of being hacked, according to a report by government watchdog released Monday. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:06:45 -0600 Tech News Headlines - Yahoo News Woman raped in Connecticut by man she met on dating app: police (Reuters) - A Massachusetts woman was raped in New Haven, Connecticut, on Monday by a man she met through an online dating app, police said. New Haven Police arrested Timothy Turner, of Waterbury, Connecticut, and charged him with crimes including first-degree aggravated sexual assault. It was not immediately clear if ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:06:19 -0600 Internet News Headlines - Yahoo! News Mophie announces battery case for Galaxy S6 and its non-removable battery Seeing Samsung's Galaxy S6 wrapped in a bulky battery case could soon become pretty common. During yesterday's unveiling of the Galaxy S6, Samsung repeatedly claimed that now is a perfect time for the company to say goodbye to user-swappable batteries. Samsung's stance is that since the S6 can charge faster ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:05:49 -0600 Tech News Headlines - Yahoo News