Forensics

06.14.14
Recommended Reading: sexist video games and origins of forensic science
06.14.14

Recommended Reading: sexist video games and origins of forensic science

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the...

By T. O'Brien,   06.14.14
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05.13.14
How Amiga hackers saved Andy Warhol's digital images
05.13.14

How Amiga hackers saved Andy Warhol's digital images

A new documentary from the HIllman Photography Iniative (see the video below) has revealed exactly...

By S. Dent,   05.13.14
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11.26.12
NEC shows 2014-era portable DNA analyzer that could outpace your favorite crime drama
11.26.12

NEC shows 2014-era portable DNA analyzer that could outpace your favorite crime drama

NEC gave us promises of truly on-the-spot forensics when it unveiled its first portable DNA analyz...

By J. Fingas,   11.26.12
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06.20.12
MIT thaumaturges work to turn any windowed room into a camera obscura
06.20.12

MIT thaumaturges work to turn any windowed room into a camera obscura

Those interested in criminology, forensics or the basics of voyeurism probably have a decent grasp...

By D. Murph,   06.20.12
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05.17.12
RIM patent application shines a light on unseen filth, might make forensics mobile
05.17.12

RIM patent application shines a light on unseen filth, might make forensics mobile

CSI: Waterloo? We're not sure how compelling that spin-off would be (inexplicable popularity of th...

By J. Volpe,   05.17.12
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08.10.11
Robot skin captures super detailed 3D surface images
08.10.11

Robot skin captures super detailed 3D surface images

Remember those awesome pin art toys where you could press your hand (or face) into the pins to le...

By L. Leavitt,   08.10.11
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08.02.11
Portable device can sniff out anthrax in an hour, won't bring the noise
08.02.11

Portable device can sniff out anthrax in an hour, won't bring the noise

Got some mysterious white powder sitting on your coffee table? A new, suitcase-sized device can tell...

By A. Toor,   08.02.11
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12.28.10
CCTV cameras help solve 'six crimes a day' in London, says Metropolitan Police
12.28.10

CCTV cameras help solve 'six crimes a day' in London, says Metropolitan Police

Been questioning the value of having omnipresent surveillance cameras tracking your every move? Well...

By Vlad Savov,   12.28.10
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08.12.10
Purdue's 'self-calibrating' MEMS could produce the most accurate sensors yet
08.12.10

Purdue's 'self-calibrating' MEMS could produce the most accurate sensors yet

Micro electromechanical systems, or MEMS, aren't anything new. But Purdue University's Jason Vaughn...

By D. Murph,   08.12.10
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