Technology

You maybe have printer that spying on you

Yes that is maybe truth. According to Electronic Frontier Foundation ( EEF ) some printers include secret code in printout and this can be used in identify the printer, and of course the person who used it. For Security measures and purposes, US government has succeeded in persuading  some printer manufactures to encode each page with identifying information. That means that without your knowledge or consent, an act you assume is private could become public. A communication tool you’re using in everyday life could become a tool for government surveillance. And what’s worse, there are no laws to prevent abuse.


New iPhone introduced

iPhone 3G

iPhone 3G

Last month Apple introduced the new iPhone™ 3G, combining all the revolutionary features of iPhone with 3G networking that is twice as fast* as the first generation iPhone, built-in GPS for expanded location based mobile services, and iPhone 2.0 software which includes support for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and runs the hundreds of third party applications already built with the recently released iPhone SDK. In the US the new iPhone 3G is priced at a stunning $199 for the 8GB model, and just $299 for the 16GB model.


The smart pen

The specialists from Phillips have come up with a real breakthrough that is likely to change the way we write for ever. This is the expressive pen that contains special features so as to express the state of mind of the person using it.

Its creators have come up with this idea, thinking of it as a really original product. And it is original indeed. The smart, expressive pen has a micro chip, built in, so as to be able to record the writer’s state of mind, nervousness, joy or sadness. All these feelings can be easily measured by the expressive pen which uses a special technique in expressing them.


Critter cams

The great breakthrough and advance of technology has created really original innovations. Among the latest inventions of technology we may take into account the case of critter cameras. These tiny cams have been created for small pets, in order to notice their behavior and their daily routine.

People have started paying a great importance to their pets and not only that but the actual daily activities of a pet are thought to tell a lot about the pets’ feelings and disposition. For this reason, scientists have created these tiny video cams that are to be installed by mounting them to the animals’ heads or necks.


Software that decodes dogs’ barking

Two scientists from Budapest have developed revolutionary new software that they say is very efficient for interpreting dogs’ barking. They have started their project by recording first the types of dog barking under several circumstances.

Dogs are known for their intelligence and for this reason the scientists have capitalized on this idea when they started the project. They say that dogs have special ways of barking depending on the situation.