Time Warner Cable’s next CEO: Sure, we could add Netflix - GigaOM Time Warner Cable incoming CEO says in no rush to sell company - Big News Network 12/9/2013 - 3:42 pm | View Link
Say cheese: Google Glass app lets you frame a camera image before ... - GigaOM This Brilliant Stop Motion Video Only Uses Photos Taken With Google ... - Business Insider 12/9/2013 - 2:59 pm | View Link
Movius Reacts To Roaming Cost Threat With An Autoprovisioning 'App ... - TMC Net Movius Reacts To Roaming Cost Threat With An Autoprovisioning ?App ... - IT Business Net 12/9/2013 - 2:36 pm | View Link
Rethinking Your IT Workforce [Government Technology] - TMC Net Since the event, the team has continued to improve the app, adding a function that locates racks for the city's bicycle sharing program and... 12/9/2013 - 1:11 pm | View Link
Fetch TV adds mobile viewing to app - ITWire Job Function * IP pay TV provider Fetch TV has released a new version of its app for iOS and Android, adding the ability to watch certain... 12/8/2013 - 8:20 am | View Link
Time Warner Cable Adding TWC TV App Support To Another Platform This Week Time Warner Cable has been making its TWC TV app available on a number of platforms which include mobile devices, some set-top boxes and even video game consoles. And this week, Time Warner Cable is set to add another platform to the mix, which we, and the ... 12/9/2013 - 4:20 am | View Link
Google adding Android screen mirroring to Chromecast Google could be set to enable Android screen mirroring on its Chromecast dongle, according to a recent report. The compact digital media player may enable Android users to push supported app content to their TV sets, but it still doesn’t enable direct ... 12/8/2013 - 7:56 pm | View Link
Google Wallet for iOS updated to allow adding credit cards with iPhone camera The latest version of Google Wallet is now available as a free download from the iOS App Store. The software will automatically capture the number and expiration date of a debit or credit card using the iPhone's camera. The new update also gives users the ... 12/7/2013 - 3:23 am | View Link
SmartThings Rolls Out A New iPhone App To Simplify Adding Your Home To The Internet Of Things If you haven’t yet connected all the rooms and lights and doors in your house to the Internet of Things, SmartThings wants to make it easier for you to do so. With the latest version of its iPhone app, SmartThings is working to better educate consumers ... 12/5/2013 - 4:26 am | View Link
FlyKly Wants To Turn Your Pedal Bike Into An E-Bike By Swapping Out The Back Wheel & Adding An App A FlyKly-augmented bike ... inside the wheel so it can warn the user when somethings needs replacing. FlyKly’s full system also includes a smartphone mount/holder — so you can access the in-app speed dial. This mount doubles as an LED ... 10/17/2013 - 4:35 am | View Link
Old News, meet New News: E. W. Scripps has announced that it will acquire video-journalism-for-hire startup Newsy for $35 million, with the deal expected to be finalized by January of next year. Newsy has made a name for itself by producing news videos alongside content for websites like the Huffington Post, Mashable and Microsoft, essentially providing a broadcast news team on commission.
Like in other areas of electronics, silicon dominates the solar field. But researchers have pinpointed other promising materials that could someday lead to cheaper and/or more efficient solar cells.
Polymers are one of those materials. They are used in organic solar cells, which many say could someday help lower the cost of solar panels and help them compete more effectively with fossil fuel power. They are also physically flexible, which means they could be incorporated into many different types of surfaces to create new types of solar energy collection.
But organic cells have a flaw: They are less efficient at converting light energy into electricity than silicon cells, and their efficiency declines as they operate.