joshbyard: Researchers Print LEDs on a Contact Lens Using Quantum Dots From the team that brought you the Bionic Ear: For the contact lens to actually work, it would require an external energy source, making it impractical as a real-world device. …the real point …was to show that it’s possible to produce electronic devices into … More
Microsoft took Samsung to court back in August, seeking to enforce a contract with Samsung over Android royalty payments. Samsung has been paying out per-device royalties to Microsoft for every… Microsoft and Samsung end Android royalties dispute
Twitter has released its latest government transparency report today, noting a 40 percent worldwide increase in government information requests. But there’s one thing it still can’t list: secret… Twitter says secret government requests affect ‘millionths of one percent’ of users
Worry about invites no more: as of today, Dish’s Sling TV service is now available to all consumers in the United States. You can sign up for a week-long trial to decide if internet TV is worth the… Sling TV now available in the US, and it’s adding AMC to the channel lineup
Guest editor Bill GatesCan mobile banking revolutionize the lives of the poor?By Ben Popper … Bill Gates on The Verge: Can mobile banking revolutionize the lives of the poor?