• Netflix Now Offers Cellular Data Controls for Quality

    Netflix Now Offers Cellular Data Controls for Quality

    Through simultaneous blog posts and app updates released this morning, Netflix customers across the globe can control cellular data usage on a number of levels.Out of the box, Netflix is set to an “Automatic” setting, which sets the quality of Netflix streams to usage of about 1GB of data per 3 hours streamed (600kb/s).
  • uHoo IoT Device Measures Indoor Air Toxins

    uHoo IoT Device Measures Indoor Air Toxins

    In Beijing, air quality is a matter of major concern to residents.The uHoo device, a small $99 concave cylinder samples the air to detect carbon dioxide (CO2), carbon monoxide (CO), ozone, air pressure, volatile organic compounds, temperature, dust, and humidity, each through a dedicated sensor.
  • Netatmo 'Healthy Home Coach' Keeps Tabs on Air Quality

    Netatmo 'Healthy Home Coach' Keeps Tabs on Air Quality

    Called "Healthy Home Coach," it offers you suggestions about how to improve indoor air quality, set the optimum temperature and humidity, and even make sure your kid's bedroom is quiet enough for optimal sleep.The home coach's combination of health and high tech was prompted by the fact that indoor living spaces are three to eight times more polluted than outdoors, according to a company news release.
  • Google RAISR Intelligently Makes Low-Res Images High Quality

    Google RAISR Intelligently Makes Low-Res Images High Quality

    This is especially true for media including images or video, and Google just delivered a major gain when it comes to viewing images online.The quality gain is clear to see: By showing RAISR a low quality image, it can intelligently upscale it to look like a high quality equivalent.