Google started deploying its super-fast Google Fiber internet access some five years ago in Kansas City, but progress has been painfully slow. The demand is certainly there, as evidenced by every comment section […]
Homelessness is an issue that's not going away anytime soon, but Singapore-based non-profit Billion Bricks has created a reversible tent that it says could offer a safe shelter for those in dire straits. Billed as being quick and easy to erect, it's designed to keep its occupants cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Show More Summary
At this point, it's starting to seem that former GM and BMW executive Bob Lutz has a personal vendetta against Tesla CEO Elon Musk. While we're accustomed to the outspoken auto industry veteran lambasting Tesla, Lutz in recent months...Show More Summary
If you’ve used Twitter long enough, you’ve probably run into this classic conundrum. You’re typing out a repulsive, potentially racist, thinly veiled death threat to send to an actor, political commentator, or the person you’re currently stalking. Show More Summary
Tesla just a few minutes ago posted its earnings report for the quarter gone by and investors will have a lot to cheer about. While analysts on Wall St. were expecting Tesla to post a loss, Tesla during its September quarter actually posted a profit, and an impressive profit at that. Show More Summary
Have you ever dreamt of pissing into the Grand Canyon? Or maybe you’ve dreamt about taking a leak in deep outer space. Now, you finally can. Sort of. Read more...
If you’ve been waiting for Apple’s AirPod wireless headphones to go on sale, you’re going to have to wait a little longer. Apple says that they are not ready and they it will need ‘a little more time’. “The early response to AirPods has been incredible. We don’t believe in shipping a product before it’s ready, and we need a little more time… Read More
At an event in New York City today, Microsoft announced that it has partnered with Dell, Lenovo, Acer, and HP to create a line of virtual reality headsets that will take advantage of […]
Using a magnifying glass to scorch anything unfortunate enough to cross your path on a sunny afternoon is a popular past time among kids. But when you were younger you’d never dream of focusing that solar death ray on your beloved Lego toys. Nor would you today, since the YouTube channel Let’s Melt This has done it for you. Read more...
With Apple steadily inching towards a future where wires are superfluous, the company in early September announced a new pair of wireless headphones called AirPods. For anyone bemoaning the demise of the 3.5mm headphone jack or wired...Show More Summary
Back in September, Apple promised us that AirPods would be released at the end of October. Well, it’s the end of October. Where the hell are our AirPods? Not in your ears, that’s for sure. Read more...
At Microsoft's Windows 10 event in New York City today, the company showed the world what's coming next for Windows. It's called the "Creators Update". More »
If you are in the market for an inexpensive USB logic analyser you have a several choices, but few of them deliver much in the way of performance. There are kits from China for a few dollars using microcontrollers at their heart, but they fail to deliver significant sample rates. Show More Summary
It's a little crazy how many people we see driving around with headphones in their ears. First of all, it's ridiculously dangerous because it prevents you from hearing what's going on around you. Second of all, you look ridiculous. Put...Show More Summary
Stuck in development hell for years, the live-action Uncharted film has gotten a new director. Shawn Levy, who you may know as the executive producer and director of Netflix’s Stranger Things, will be […]
LEGO bricks can build many things, but we’ve never seen them on a functional aircraft. After all, they’re not exactly known for their stability or aerodynamic properties. Believing that nothing is impossible, YouTuber PeterSripol built what…
iOS 10.1 is here, and along with it the iPhone 7 Plus's much-vaunted Portrait mode. It uses the dual cameras to blur the background in certain photos, resulting in a "bokeh-like" effect that replicates the results of a top-quality DSLR. But the iPhone 7 Plus is not a DSLR, and Portrait mode is just clever software. Show More Summary