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Boxing Week Sale! Up To 60% Off Until Dec 31st

Up to 60% off selected products until 9am Dec. 31st. Over 300 products on sale. Some of the products on sale this week: Take advantage of our boxing week sale to buy the perfect robotic gift for your loved ones or for yourself. BEETHEFIRST 3D Printer • $200 Off • Professional and best-looking printer on the [...]Show More Summary

These Thought-Controlled Robotics Are Beating Paralysis and Amputation

In 2012, University of Pittsburgh researchers released a video of Jan Scheuermann feeding herself a bite of chocolate. This, of course, wouldn’t be noteworthy but for one thing: Scheuermann is... read more

FAA: Merry Christmas, and Use Caution and Common Sense When Flying Your New Drone

Be smart and safe with your new flying toy, so that you don't screw things up for the rest of us

Coming Data Deluge Means You’ll Know Anything You Want, Anytime, Anywhere

We’re heading towards a world of perfect knowledge. Soon you’ll be able to know anything you want, anytime, anywhere, and query that data for answers and insights. Why is this... read more

Cyborg Superpower: Man Can Hear the Internet

Television, cellphones, radio, WiFi—modern civilization converses in radio waves. Most of us need some kind of device to translate the signals into something we can consume on a screen or... read more

A 3D Printed Moon Base: Science Fiction or Science Fact?

One day everything in space will be made in space, and this will radically increase the potential for human space exploration. I recently read a novella that explores this very... read more

One Small Experiment in Learning and Memory, One Giant Leap for Mankind

Benjamin Storm, a psychologist at the University of California, Santa Cruz, recently ran an interesting experiment in memory and technology. Storm took twenty college students and gave them a... read more

Lynxmotion Introduces New SSC-32U USB Board

Many of you may know the Lynxmotion SSC-32 Servo Controller board: it is one of our most popular products and is found in most Lynxmotion robot kits. It has a long history, designed years ago by Mike Dvorsky, a great contributor that worked with the founders of Lyxnmotion. Show More Summary

This Week’s Awesome Stories from Around the Web (Through Dec 20)

As this is the last curation post of the year, I want to extend our team’s thanks and appreciation to readers of Singularity Hub. Your support has allowed us to continue... read more

HR-OS1 Pre-sales are almost over!

Only one HR-OS1 Pre-Order left, get it while you can! Pre-orders expected to ship January 2015.

Future of Work: What Skills Will Help Us Keep Pace?

From Elon Musk’s tweet that artificial intelligence may be more dangerous than nuclear weapons to the growing clamor of voices warning robots will take away our jobs, it is clear... read more

How Technology Brought Us Closer to the Future in 2014

As the year draws to a close, it’s worth glancing over our shoulder. What technologies and themes were brightest in 2014? Read on. (And keep in mind, attempting such a summation is ambitious... read more

Jaguar Plans a (Partially) Transparent Car

How does the Jaguar make blind spots disappear? With virtual reality, of course

For Self-driving Cars, Another Maker of Maps to Steer By

Before Nokia traded in smartphones, it was already dialing up technology for smart cars

Mobile, the Metatrend of the Decade

Four billion people are buying new smartphones every two years, massively outpacing the PC industry (where we buy 1.6 billion PCs every five years). Our desire for the most powerful,... read more

RoboSimian Beats Out Surrogate for JPL's DRC Finals Spot

For the DRC Finals, JPL is betting on a robot that looks like a monkey over a robot that looks like a human

Worm ‘Brain’ Uploaded Into Lego Robot

Can a digitally simulated brain on a computer perform tasks just like the real thing? For simple commands, the answer, it would seem, is yes it can. Researchers at the... read more

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