05:13, by Dave Herwig
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05:12, by Dave Herwig
Its Unboxing Time..
The emWave2 for heart monitoring
The Revo all in one Security System with 4 cameras.
The KEF speakers
05:01, by Dave Herwig
let battery fully discharge, car becomes brick
–nothing will work – can’t even turn the wheels
–Tesla charges u K for new batteries
–warranty doesn’t cover, insurance won’t take care of
–Tesla won’t finance it – pay in full!
–has happened to 5 clients so far
–Tesla has to warn customers about but not scare off buyers
04:59, by Dave Herwig
car stereo knob that can tell right hand from left hand
–could be programmed to not react to right hand (driver’s)
–help cut down on distracted driving
–if stereo gets banned, this could be implemented
04:57, by Dave Herwig
rider wears wireless Emotiv EPOC headset
–headset picks up signals from brain
–rider visualizes traveling speed, destination, etc
–powered by Samsung tablet w/ Windows 8 Developer Preview
–board made by Chaotic Moon Labs
–800 watt motor
04:55, by Dave Herwig
Researchers at Drexel University want to test hypotheses about how dinosaurs moved and lived in their environments
–will use 3D scanners to scan bones they already have
–then digitize it, print smaller 3D versions
–and create robotic models to study with
– “We don’t know a lot about the way dinosaurs move,” “How did they stand? How did they ambulate? Did they run or trot? How did they reproduce?
04:53, by Dave Herwig
will have to learn to move a bit faster if they’re planning on taking over hockey!
–Autonomous Agents Laboratory at the University of Manitoba
–Jennifer, named after Canadian women’s hockey star Jennifer Botterill
04:47, by Dave Herwig
scientists found an ice-age flowering plant “Silene stenophylla”
–The plant had been buried at a depth of 38 meters in sediments with a temperature of −7°
–Radiocarbon dating show that an ancient squirrel stashed them around 31,800 years ago
–used growth hormone to coax it back to life and it bloomed.
–They are now the most ancient, viable, multicellular, living organisms
04:45, by Dave Herwig
paranoid about food?
–E. coli scanner attaches to your phone and scans your food for E. coli bacteria
–attaches to a typical cell phone camera and uses fluorescence imaging to detect bacteria
–Engineers at UCLA combined quantum dots, a type of tiny semiconductor, with capillaries containing antibodies. When the capillaries contain an E. coli sample, they emit light.
04:43, by Dave Herwig
Induction Micro Device
new medical device powered by induction in our bodies
–developed by Stanford engineering professor Ada Poon
–wireless device inserted, but powered and controlled by a radio transmitter (pic then vid)
–It can travel in the bloodstream, propelling itself through blood vessels and performing tasks
–remove blod clots, deliver medicine, etc
04:41, by Dave Herwig
–contracted polio when 1 year old, got Poliomyelitis- a virus that attacks the nerves that control your muscles
–lost the control of his left leg and some of the control of his right
–learned how to breakdance with arms
–overcame all odds and now dances professionally
–Cirque du Soleil “Limping Angel” role – on crutches
04:38, by Dave Herwig
video hitting records – 5 million more in the same time frame as Friday
–350,000 people liked/disliked
–Tommy Jordan found a very disheartening post from daughter on FB
04:37, by Dave Herwig
John recommends the Harry Potter Lego App for iOS
04:35, by Dave Herwig
04:33, by Dave Herwig
-Sculpteo now has an app
–Sculpteo captures your facial profile to produce a 3D object like a bowl or marries your facial profile onto a coffee cup
–now an iOS app – before you had to upload to website
04:30, by Dave Herwig
Kids toy – has to be kept alive with solar and wind energy
–if not charged, it “dies”
–syncs to an online game via bluetooth
–designed for Fisher Price, no price point
04:28, by Dave Herwig
Android update for Google Docs
–Real time updates
–Pinch to Zoom
–Text formatting – bullets & color
04:27, by Dave Herwig
Plan UK launched ad campaign to show ad to only women
–don’t show men because they wanted to give them “a glimpse of what it’s like to have basic choices taken away”
–all about women’s lack of choice
–costs £30,000 for two-weeks
–facial recognition 90% accurate
04:20, by Dave Herwig
–Amazon trying to lower cost for users and increase their margins
–IPG – Independent Publishers Group, wouldn’t budge
–their 4,000 books are now off Amazon
04:17, by Dave Herwig
Major companies agreed to give you a Do Not Track button
–Keeps Google, Apple, advertisers, etc from keeping record of your information
–But only for purposes of customizing ads, employment, credit, health/medical
–Still can use for market research and product development
–Law enforcement still has access
–9 months to comply
04:14, by Dave Herwig
–Announcement on March 7th?
–2048×1536 Retina Display
–Quad Core A6 chip
Who knows, guess we will have to wait until it comes out..What do you think? What do you want to see? Leave us a comment.
04:09, by Dave Herwig
John and Cali ate a lot of different things while in Japan..
Squid, horse, fish brain and much more..
What is your dream come true candy flavor?? Leave us a Famespot and you could be on TV.
04:05, by Dave Herwig
John and Cali are back from Japan and they have some crazy Kit Kat flavors.
Some pancake flavored, strawberry, green tea, mellon flavored.
There will be a recap episode on GeekBeat.tv website.
John took over 2,000 photos!!
04:01, by Dave Herwig
Today on GeekBeat Live….
Cali has something better than Gummy’s..
Your kids and Facebook..
Gender specific Ads..
Mind Controlled skateboarding..
and building robotic dinosaurs..
Get ready for GeekBeat because it starts now!
02:57, by Dave Herwig
Welcome to GeekBeat.tv Live show Episode 53.. John and Cali are back from Japan.
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