SpaceX CEO to field questions during an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit
Agricultural robot Agbot II, designed and built by QUT with support from the Queensland Government, could save Australia’s farm sector $1.3 billion a year by reducing the costs of weeding crops by around 90 per cent. Farmers saw the robot in action at Bundaberg last week, when the fully-autonomous Agbot ll was demonstrated for the first time. More »
If you're a gadget fan of a certain age (cough), you're about to feel ancient: Apple's iPod just turned 15 years old. Steve Jobs unveiled the first version of the media player at an event on Apple's campus on October 23rd, 2001. To say that it had a wild ride after that would be an understatement. Show More Summary
Choosing the right API for your new project can play a pivotal role in its success, and it can be difficult, expensive, and time-consuming to extricate it from your project down the line. With this in mind, Deb Haldar recently published a post on A Coder’s Journey highlighting nine red flags to look out for when selecting an API.
One of the latest Samsung Galaxy S8 rumors suggests that Note 7 owners may be able to get it with a $0 price tag. Also, the Galaxy S8, rumored for a February 2017 release date, may be equipped with a battery supplied by a rival, according to the latest specs news. Show More Summary
The acquisition would combine a telecom giant that owns a leading cellphone business, DirecTV and an internet service with the company behind HBO, CNN, and some of the world's most popular entertainment, including "Game of Thrones," the "Harry Potter" franchise and professional basketball. Show More Summary
Making robots act like humans is hard, but making robots act like insects is considerably easier. And if you’ve ever seen a towering ant hill, or a massive bee hive, you know that thousands of insects working together can accomplish impressive things. So why not have a bunch of tiny robots do the same? More »
If you’re rocking a 2015 or 2016 model Samsung Smart TV, you can now get the Spotify app. And that means you can now get your tunes directly through the what are probably the loudest, most powerful speakers in your house. More » ...
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A group of engineers from Duke University have developed a way to create acoustic "holograms" that promise to be as magical as visual holograms seemed when they first appeared – all by placing an array of 3D-printed acoustic building...Show More Summary
GUEST: The hype over A.I. and bots shows no signs of simmering with the accelerating investments, a developer ‘gold rush’ and ease in building bots. According to Pandorabots, there are more than 225,000 bot developers and upwards of 300,000 bots in existence today. However, a rush like this to create bots is usually backed up by […]
In the push for traffic, viral content and revenue, has our online experience been so manipulated the Internet losing its appeal? For many of us, and if we are prepared to admit it, we are becoming fatigued by the Internet. While this by no way means that we are cutting it out of our lives...
A top adviser to Donald Trump acknowledged on Sunday the Republican presidential candidate was lagging behind rival Hillary Clinton, as the Democratic nominee pressed a strategy of encouraging early voting in key battleground states. Trump...Show More Summary
PDP's Official NFL Face-Off controller is a nice gift for the casual gamer.
Aid workers accused France and Britain on Sunday of failing more than 1,300 unaccompanied child migrants whose future remained uncertain just a day before the French government begins dismantling the filthy camp where they are holedShow More Summary
Trying out new golf clubs -- before they hit pro shops -- is one of my favorite perks of being a golf equipment writer. And last month, that extra sense of excitement came back to me as I got to try out the new single-length irons from Cobra Golf. Cobra's [...]
Yes, you can get scammed by political calls. Here's how to protect yourself.
Discovery of game's original file comes mere days after creator Michel Ancel mourned its loss.
LeEco seeks to break boundaries with its bold move into the U.S. and its ecosystem of seamlessly connected smartphones, TVs, bikes and self-driving electric cars for watching movies, sports and staying always-on in this digital era.
Slugs should be so much cooler to watch. They have antennae that wriggle around and their method of forward motion is weird. But they are just so damn slow. You feel the slug’s pain and respect its patience but you don’t really want to look very long. Whether it’s moving at 20x or 40x, timelapse is truly the way to watch a slug do its thing. Read more...