• OUKITEL Tests WP1's IP68 Rating Via 8 “Challenges”: Video

    8 days ago - By Android Headlines

    The OUKITEL W1 is one of OUKITEL's newest smartphones, and the company has decided to put the device through a number of water-related tests. The OUKITEL WP1 is IP68 certified, which means it can be submerged 1.5m under water surface for 30 minutes, and OUKITEL decided to film all these tests for you to enjoy. The video itself is embedded down below, and has a duration of around 5 minutes.
    The first test the company performed includes oil, as the OUKITEL WP1 was placed in a plastic box, and covered with oil. At that point, the company decided to add some soy sauce to the mix, and mix the...
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  • Facebook's secretive Building 8 tested a prototype device to let you 'hear' through your skin

    Facebook's secretive Building 8 tested a prototype device to let you 'hear' through your skin

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Starting as early as January 2017 , the staff of a secretive Facebook initiative called Building 8 have been working to make the world's first brain-computer interfaces, devices that essentially put the functionality of a laptop in your head.
    The initiative includes at least two major publicly reported projects : a noninvasive brain sensor designed to turn thoughts into text and a device that essentially lets you "hear" with your skin.
    That second project is being led by Freddy Abnousi, a cardiologist who previously worked at Stanford University.
    In a study published this summer and...
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