Hotawa Hawk-eye writes "Tor Books has announced that the release date for the final volume in the Wheel of Time series of books, A Memory Of Light, will be January 8, 2013. [Barring a Mayan apocalypse, of course.] The fantasy series, started by Robert Jordan and continued by Brandon Sanderson after Jordan's death, will span 15 books and over 10,000 pages."Link to Original Source
Hotawa Hawk-eye writes "Toyota researchers have developed a brain-machine interface (BMI) that allows patients to control their wheelchair with a response time of a fraction of a second. Imagine if they gave one of these units to Stephen Hawking ..."Link to Original Source
Hotawa Hawk-eye writes "Robert Jordan, the author of the Wheel of Time series of novels, passed away around 2:45 PM on Sunday September 16th (warning, Dragonmount.com server seems to already be Slashdotted.)"