Passwords can be forgotten, and while fingerprint sensors have made logging into apps and devices easier, Google sees a future where we don’t have to rely on either of them when we want to access things we use every day.
Google’s trust system is called Project Abacus, and it was developed within the ATAP division, where ... Read More »
Google ATAP is constantly announcing cool new projects for the future, and the latest is Project Jacquard. It’s not just some new high tech device though, but instead a push for creating interactive textiles. The new Jacquard yarn looks and feels like normal yarn, but is made out of conductive threads.
This yarn can ... Read More »
Project Ara is the long-awaited effort to bring a modular smartphone to the masses. Instead of buying a smartphone and tossing it out when you upgrade, you’ll be able to swap out modules just by pulling them out and sliding new ones in. Everything from the processor to the display will be replaceable, and it seems people love ... Read More »
Imagine what you could do with a tablet that uses a myriad of sensors and cameras to plot exactly where you are in a 3D map of your environment. Every person and object around you becomes fair game for assets in an augmented reality role playing game. You could try on clothes or redesign your ... Read More »