Today Latest Technology News – August 11th 2016

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The Touch HB Ring Lets You See and Feel Your Partners Heartbeat In Real Time

6000 years ago people started to wear rings on 4th finger of left hand believing that vein is directly connected to the heart. Today there are over 1 billion people following this tradition and now the technology push it one step further. HB Ring lets you see and feel the real-time heartbeat of your loved one, directly on your ring.


Google Fiber To Test Home Wireless Internet In Up To 24 US Areas

The company has been testing a new wireless transmission technology using the 3.5 GHz band in Kansas City, but the heavily redacted FCC filing suggests it wants to dramatically expand to testing “experimental transmitters” at up to 24 US locations, including Provo, Utah, Omaha, Nebraska, and Boulder, Colorado for a period of 24 months.

Yelp will soon let you skip the line at restaurants thanks to Nowait partnership

Yelp and Nowait announced a partnership that will enable Yelp users to check nearby restaurants’ wait times and “get in line” remotely from the Yelp app. Yelp will be making an $8 million strategic investment as part of the partnership, which was announced as part as Yelp’s 2Q earnings release yesterday.

NexDock Laptop Starts Shipping To Backers

After raising over $360,000 earlier this year thanks to a successful Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign during which over 2,600 backers help take the NexDock into production.

The company behind the system that transforms a Windows 10 smartphone, mini PC such as the Raspberry Pi or tablet into a laptop PC with full QWERTY keyboard, has today announced shipping of NexDock to backers.