altech professor and inventor Ali Hajimiri has a reputation for defying conventional wisdom and turning science fiction into reality. His latest and boldest project to date is wireless power transfer, and it could change the way we power our lives.
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a mysterious government satellite known as “Zuma” Sunday, lighting up the night sky as the booster climbed toward space and then lighting it up again a few moments later as its reusable first stage descended on a jet of flame to a pinpoint touchdown.. CBS New York video.
This summer eBay announced new image search technology that the New York office brought to life. The technology lets you upload photos of products to the eBay mobile app and then helps you find that product or something similar. Nice work for a small team of 130 people that represents only about 1 percent of eBay employees around the world.
Beck says the office gets to work on products for 171 million buyers in 190 countries, but the office still has a startup feel because of its small size. Adding to that startup feel is the Friends of eBay program, an incubator helping to nurture New York’s tech community. Video FOX5NY
New York ebay office 625 6th Ave, New York, NY 10011 Phone: (212) 331-3890
The economic recovery that President Obama oversaw came with some costs to the environment, most notably in the increase in oil and gas extraction on American land…
Fracking has been blamed for serial earthquakes in Oklahoma, and polluted groundwater from Wyoming to Pennsylvania, but it’s also played a big role in bringing the U.S. to near energy independence, a priority that both parties have been pushing for decades.