An offshore workforce is training Amazon’s warehouse-monitoring algorithms

/ The company pays workers in India and Costa Rica to review warehouse camera footage for just hundreds of dollars a month. By Niamh McIntyre and Rosie Bradbury Share this story Adrián Astorgano / The Verge This report is published in partnership with the Bureau of Investigative Journalism. Inside a vast Amazon warehouse in Beaumont, […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

Time’s up: the leap second is being scrapped in 2035

/ The ad hoc time correction will end after causing years of disruption to tech infrastructure. But not until 2035. Leap seconds depend entirely on how quickly the Earth spins, which can be a nightmare for managing technology hardware infrastructures. (Pictured: the World Time Clock in Berlin.)Photo by INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images A global […]

Time’s up: the Leap Second is being scrapped in 2035

/ The ad-hoc time correction will end after causing years of disruption to tech infrastructure. But not until 2035. Leap seconds depend entirely on how quickly the earth spins, which can be a nightmare for managing technology hardware infrastructures. (Pictured: The World Time Clock in Berlin)Photo by INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images A global panel […]

Continuous glucose monitor startups still have to prove their worth

I have rarely, if ever, thought about my blood sugar. I think about sugar on occasion — the dentist demands it, and I get a headache when I eat an entire bag of Haribo dinosaur gummies.  But a new spate of startups wants me, and everyone, to start thinking about our blood sugar all the […]