Hard Drive Failure Soundboard Guarantees Debilitating Flashbacks

Data recovery service Datacent »11/12/08 8:30am11/12/08 8:30am has put together an of recordings of popular hard drives failing. This might sound pretty boring, but it isn't just bunch of typical of heartbreakers — a lot of these sounds are downright bizarre. Who knew that Maxtor drives play a song when their spindles fail? Or that failing Hitachi…

Virtual Reality Used To Help Treat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

The Virtual Reality Medical center in San Diego just got $4 million from Naval Research to improve their VR systems to help treat soldiers who are returning from battle with PTSD. How does VR work to treat PTSD? Doctors and psychologists set up a situation where the soldier is back in battle, in this case, Iraq. They… »7/26/06 6:15pm7/26/06 6:15pm