Technology

3D printer
Mar 26 '14 08:14

The UMC Utrecht has given a 22-year old woman a brand new skull implant. According to the hospital, this is a revolutionary procedure that has never been done before. The skull is made of plastic and was made with a 3D printer.

Cheers
Mar 18 '14 07:17

WhatsApp CEO, Jan Koum, is "setting the record straight" in a blog post about privacy concerns raised by the app's customers after the Facebook deal.

Mar 15 '14 04:31

The Google Chromecast, an hdmi-dongle to send audio or video from a smart Phone or tablet to a TV, may be available on the Dutch market soon. Google's Senior Vice President, Sundar Pichai, announced during SXSW in Austin, TX, Chromecast will soon be available in more countries than just the U.S.

Cheers
Mar 11 '14 15:00

WhatsApp for Android has released a new update, which includes new privacy features and the option to pay for a friend's subscription, the Inquirer reports.

Mar 5 '14 12:52

More Dutch people read newspapers and magazines on their smartphones or tablets, according to the yearly Media Standard Survey.

On Phone
Mar 3 '14 13:48

An Amsterdam company is going to make special phone cases to protect against radiation from mobiles.

Rabobank Random Reader
Feb 27 '14 09:44

The Rabobank is leaving the Random Reader behind very soon, in favor of a newer authentication system, with the help of a new device: The Rabo Scanner.

Geurt Bagchus
Feb 26 '14 07:52

Clients who accidentally paid out the same amount via internet banking due to a disruption at ING have to find a way to get that money back themselves.

Cheers
Feb 25 '14 07:21

WhatsApp has collected the phone numbers of millions of people, even if they don't use the app themselves.

Wifi
Feb 11 '14 11:17

A super-antenna has been developed in the Netherlands that is going to change the online world and deliver unto us a wifi Valhalla.

Feb 6 '14 04:32

Approximately 4,300 Smartwatches were sold in the Netherlands in 2013, mainly in the last few months of the year, according to market research agency GfK.

Jan 31 '14 17:45

Belgian researchers are working on a concept for a flexible smartphone/tablet that leverages engineering principles of the Rubik’s Magic Puzzle.

Jan 31 '14 04:31

The (Universitair Medisch Centrum) UMC Utrecht inserted two extendable corrective rods in the back of a child with scoliosis, making repetitive surgery unnecessary. It's the first time the technique is applied in the Netherlands.

Jan 30 '14 16:45

Ridix has opened the first 3D printer shop in Netherlands.

Jan 29 '14 10:04

The Netherlands has the fastest internet in Europe, surpassing Switzerland, according to the Akamai’s State of the Internet.

Jan 29 '14 09:34

Samsung has officially launched the Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo in the Netherlands.

Jan 28 '14 16:04

The Hague court order to unblock The Pirate Bay torrent site will not apply to KPN, UPC and Tele2.

Jan 24 '14 16:38

A new report by the U.S. Defense Department has criticized the performance and reliability of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters (JSF) and pointed out some faults in the stealth fighter jets being developed by Lockheed Martin.

Wii
Jan 23 '14 15:56

Nintendo, a Japanese consumer electronics company, cannot allow jailbreaking of on its portable DS and fixed Wii consoles and uses encryption software to prevent its devices, Times Live reported.

Jan 21 '14 11:45

In the Netherlands, the number of reports of Internet fraud has tripled in 2013, according to the Fraud Helpdesk.

Jan 16 '14 11:04

A team of researchers is working on a project to develop a network for robots enabling them to work together and share information.

Jan 16 '14 10:43

Samsung has confirmed prices of the Galaxy Note PRO and Tab PRO in Europe, including the Netherlands.

Mobile Computing
Jan 8 '14 10:33

In the Netherlands, use of mobile internet has increased in 2013.

Dec 27 '13 12:58

Police and courtroom officials regularly use data collected from public transportation cards and an organization monitoring street parking, according to De Telegraaf. The newspaper's investigation into investigation practices found that Translink Systems, the company which runs the OV-chipkaart transit cards, releases confidential customer data several times per week.

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