Nintendo this week unveiled a brand-new Mario game on a brand-new game console: It's called "Super Mario Odyssey," and it's a brand new, 3D Mario game coming to the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo debuted "Super Mario Odyssey" in a flashyShow More Summary
Estalyn Walcoff arrived at the nondescript beige building in Manhattan's Grammercy Park neighborhood on a balmy August morning, hours before the city would begin to swell with the frenetic energy of summer tourists. She was about toShow More Summary
Visual reminders of poverty do not make make people more sympathetic to the poor.
It's no secret that women are largely underrepresented in the tech industry. In 2014, women held less than 20% of the technical positions at most major Silicon Valley companies. This 20% statistic is also consistent with the percentage...Show More Summary
Using "easy," "medium," and "limited" descriptions in your driving directions.
Berlin-based Neufund has raised €2 million from Christoph Maire’s Atlantic Labs, Klaas Kersting and a group of superangels. Neufund will use the funding to build an open platform for investors to acquire startup equity in the form of tradable crypto tokens. Read More
After a long wait, Apple released redesigned laptops last fall. Although they were well-received, some Apple users complained about some decisions, especially certain limitations that affect pro users, like the lack of a 32GB RAM option. Now,...Show More Summary
The Switch needs to be a success. But has it been rushed to market?
This three-bedroom home fits into a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van. It was created by Jack Richens to be the perfect mobile home. He built it for only $18,500. Photos by Tim Hall Photography Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
It's the last day of Vine, Twitter's video-looping app, as we know it. Twitter announced in October last year that it would close its 6-second video service down. It later clarified that it would keep Vine on as a simplified Vine Camera. Show More Summary
Mine Kafon is a ball made from bamboo, iron, and plastic that has been designed to clear minefields. It was made by Afghan inventor Massoud Hassani who came up the with the idea after making miniature models as a child. Mine Kafon is just a prototype at this stage but for a price of £30, it is not a bad start. Produced by Leon Siciliano Join the conversation about this story »
US telecoms giant Verizon has announced plans to open a coworking space for up to 200 startups in London. The space, based out of an existing Verizon office in Clerkenwell, is being developed in conjunction with workspace provider Work.Life...Show More Summary
Venus is hiding something very, very big. Every so often, a wave of hot air rises up 40 miles (65 kilometers) from the planet's Hell-like surface and stretches across its entire diameter. The stationary gravity wave, as its called, hovers...Show More Summary
The typical boxy houseboat is getting a sleek modern makeover. The Floatwing looks like an Ikea home on the water. The 20 ft wide residence is designed by Nautical Design and Engineering firm, Friday. The most complete model is capable of spending a year traveling before it has to dock. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Scimitar-horned oryx were hunted to extinction in the 1990s, but are now returning to the wild, thanks to breeding in captivity and reintroduction efforts in Chad
Zoom, the cloud video conferencing service, announced a $100 million Series D round, entirely funded by Sequoia. The company also announced a significant update to the product that includes the ability for customers and third parties...Show More Summary
The rise in on-demand services from the likes of Uber, Lyft and Postmates is fuelling a new workforce of freelancers in the service industry who are not tied to single places of employment and can work hours that are more suitable to them. Show More Summary
Eugene Cernan's career was by any measure a triumph but a new profile spares a thought for the people left in his wake
Apple is increasing its App Store prices for apps and in-app purchases by more than 25% in the UK as a result of the post-Brexit fall in the pound, 9to5Mac reports, and the changes will hit in the next seven days. It means that an app currently priced at £0.79 will increase to £0.99. Show More Summary
If you're ever in a situation where you need to alert the police but talking would put you in danger there is one simple thing that you need to know. It is a protocol called Silent Solutions which decides whether or not police are dispatched...Show More Summary