15 Mar '12, 12am

Your chance to develop an app using NASA data

Going into space may be a dream out of reach for us mere mortals, but here’s the next best thing: You can develop an app using data sets from NASA. The International Space Apps Challenge will be held in Jakerta, Indonesia from 21st to 22nd April to attract developers to collaborate together and create app using thousands of publicly available data sets. The aim of the hackathon is to “accelerate the development of solutions focused on building innovative solutions to solve critical issues on our planet.” The Challange will be held on all seven continents, and even in space. It is platform agnostic, meaning, the final product can be a mobile, desktop, or web app. Indonesia tech blog DailySocial and the US Embassy Jakarta are the co-organizers along with NASA. The following challenges will be presented this year: Open Data Challenge — Kepler The challenge is to help NASA eit...

Full article: http://sgentrepreneurs.com/news-stop/2012/03/15/your-chan...

Tweets

@RunKeeper. Check it out!

runkeeper.com 17 Mar '12, 10am

In connection with User Content, you further agree that you will not: (i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected b...

Rolex in Control at NASA

Rolex in Control at NASA

rolexblog.blogspot.com 14 Mar '12, 8pm

Dr. Wernher von Braun is pictured below at NASA ground control in 1965 during the testing of a Saturn rocket. Dr. von Brau...

Robot arm demos #satellite #repair #NASA #SpaceDebris

Robot arm demos #satellite #repair #NASA #Space...

eetimes.com 15 Mar '12, 1am

WASHINGTON – NASA said Wednesday (March 14) it has successfully demonstrated the ability to repair satellites in orbit usi...

Clear to land: NASA new 'augmented reality' goggles will let airline pilots 'see' through fog

Clear to land: NASA new 'augmented reality' gog...

element14.com 14 Mar '12, 10pm

NASA has created augmented reality goggles which could soon be available to airline pilots and help them 'see' through fog...

Scientists develop automatic air navigation, collision avoidance model

Scientists develop automatic air navigation, co...

eetimes.com 14 Mar '12, 4pm

PARIS – Researchers at the Department of Artificial Intelligence of the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM), Spain, sai...

Recovering (Not Provided) Keyword Data

Recovering (Not Provided) Keyword Data

searchenginewatch.com 12 Mar '12, 11am

There seems to be a school of thought that Google Webmaster Tool data is useless and inaccurate. General bugginess, delaye...

You got NoSQL in my Postgres! Using Hstore in R...

rubyflow.com 14 Mar '12, 7pm

You got NoSQL in my Postgres! Using Hstore in Rails Posted by schneems on March 14, 2012 — 0 comments Wouldn't it be aweso...

5 Ways To Turn Social Media Feedback Into Valuable Business Data

5 Ways To Turn Social Media Feedback Into Valua...

seo.com 14 Mar '12, 3pm

Social networking sites are important tools for Internet marketers. These sites are a way for companies to connect with fa...

"I'm Getting Arrested" App Aims to Help Undocumented Immigrants | Care2 Causes

"I'm Getting Arrested" App Aims to Help Undocum...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 12am

PHOENIX — A group of pro-immigrant rights activists in Arizona aim to develop a smartphone application that would help imm...

You're An Idiot For Not Using Heroku // RailsTi...

railstips.org 11 Mar '12, 3pm

I’m definitely excited about the direction Heroku is going. I briefly used them for a production site a year ago, when the...

New blog post:: App Review: Runner's Log

New blog post:: App Review: Runner's Log

jillwillrun.com 12 Mar '12, 2pm

I know there are plenty of places out there “in the cloud” to log your mileage. I myself have an account on DailyMile. But...

Using sand to store solar energy doable or wish...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 18 Mar '12, 1pm

GreenBuildingAdvisor.com From the publishers of Environmental Building News and Fine Homebuilding Sign in | Free 10-day GB...

Do we get slower because our bodies fail us, or do our bodies fail us because we train less?

Do we get slower because our bodies fail us, or...

Which comes first with aging: the decline in physical fitness, or the decline in physical activity? Or, to put it in runni...

ITE, NTUC ink agreement to help students develo...

todayonline.com 12 Mar '12, 8am

SINGAPORE - More students from the Institute of Technical Education will have the chance to develop entrepreneurial skills...