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2013-08-02 23:20:32

Magellan Echo is a Bluetooth Smart compatible watch that runs off apps to your Smartphone allowing control of fitness apps and even music from a tap screen according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Magellan Echo is a Bluetooth Smart compatible GPS runners watch that communicates directly with your Smartphone and is due out in the 4th quarter at Heart Rate Watch Company. "This is a unique spin on giving you control over your workout, your...

Echoes And Algorithm 3D Map Of Room
2013-06-19 08:35:25

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers have developed a new algorithm that makes it possible to map the shape and dimensions of a room using just a few microphones and a snap of the fingers. Developed at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland, the algorithm models a room using echoes produced from sound, similar to the way in which bats and dolphins emit sounds in order to navigate. This...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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