Even with so many things on display at CES 2016, there were a few of them that grabbed our attention. Less of a technology and more of a product, the Prima Cinema is a package that allows you to watch new films the same day that they come out in theaters. In early 2013 a Canadian firm called Six Safety Systems will begin installing similar drowsiness-detection technology in vehicles operated by three big mining and drilling companies. Google voice typing will grow and mature along the way and help students mold class and technology into one.
The ability to use eye tracking to control a computer has obvious advantages for disabled people, but fans of the technology believe it could become a widely used input technology for the able-bodied, too. Initially, there were some barriers when this type of voice/speech recognition technology was introduced many years ago, with products such as IBM’s ViaVoice and Nuance’s Dragon Naturally Speaking. Google’s new technology allows students to have more accessibility for use at home, or while on campus, making it more convenient to train in meaningful blocks of words, forming sentences, and practicing pronunciation. Pilots dislike the technology because it exposes their mistakes, says John Farr of Polhemus.
But actually their meanings are very intelligent and quite clear for those who can understand it. Geothermal technology for heating and cooling is a much needed requirement in today’s world that is becoming more and more geared towards a very clean environment and savings on the cost of energy.
Consumers now expect things like USB ports where they can plug in their phones, iPods and other electrical gadgets. Entertainment technology has come far in the past decades, from early radio and television to cutting-edge plasma screens, video games with astonishing graphics, and more. It comes from a Kickstarter that achieved funding of more than 200 percent in October, and the first batch is scheduled to go to backers in early 2016. The HairMax Laserband, a hands-free device promoted to treat hair loss, is demonstrated at the opening event at the CES 2016 consumer electronics show in Las Vegas Jan.
By analysing the reflections using a lot of very fancy matrix maths” it is then possible to work out where the eye is pointing, says Bryan Reimer of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The new Vivitar Speaker Smartbulb LB-120, which is both a speaker and a lightbulb that can be controlled with a smartphone app, is displayed at the CES 2016 Consumer Electronics Show.