NASA is making great strides at learning and explaining the complexities of not just the planets in our celestial backyard, but also the makeup of our galaxy and the universe as a whole. They're always on the lookout for signs of life outside of Earth, and with dozens of exoplanets that could host said life, they've got some interesting leads. Show More Summary
Lost in the endless coverage of iPhone 8 leaks and speculation is the fact that the 10-year anniversary of the original iPhone is just days away. On June 29th, 2007, Apple launched the first iPhone, changing the course of the industry...Show More Summary
Check this kid out! Isn’t he absolutely adorable? :) My son picked up my father’s leaf blower and immediately turned into a super villain. [MakoTitan | Via LS] The post Kid With Leaf Blower Becomes Ultimate Supervillain [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
How much time does the average person spend cleaning their elephants? No clue, but we do know you’ll spend at least 6 years eating and drinking. [Kingdom of Something] The post A Life in Numbers [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
With developers going through every crevice of the latest iOS 11 beta, it seems that new features and interesting tweaks are being unearthed almost daily. One of the more compelling new iOS 11 features we've seen is somewhat hidden inside of Apple's Maps app. Show More Summary
The highest-ranked American cyclist heading into this year's Tour de France, Andrew Talansky, is using portable neuroscience technology to try to gain an edge over his world-class rivals, and he says his performance has improved since...Show More Summary
Apple has purchased a small German company that specializes in eye-tracking, MacRumors reported on Monday. The company, SensoMotoric Instruments, previously made a specialized pair of glasses that used eye tracking for a variety of applications, including athletics. The company used the domain name eyetracking-glasses.com. Show More Summary
If you've ever crossed the border from the US to Mexico, or vice versa, you'll know it can be a pain. That's where technology comes in, making it easier to tell when borders, like the Tijuana border, are at their slowest, or even better, fastest.
Editor's note: This week our Google for Education team will be joining thousands of educators at the annual ISTE conference in San Antonio. Follow along here and on Twitter for the latest news and updates. Technology is transformingShow More Summary
Amazon's Echo Show won't be available until Wednesday, but some early reviews are already up and it appears that the critical reception to Amazon's Alexa-powered touchscreen device is mostly positive. While there are a few gripes to be had, early reviewers were rather impressed by the potential of Amazon's new smart speaker. Show More Summary
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Every other Monday, our team of blacksmiths and craftsman build some of your favorite weapons, and some weapons that you’ve never seen before. This week, the guys at Baltimore Knife and Sword take on Optimus Prime’s Sword! [AWE me] The post Forging Optimus Prime’s Sword in Real Life [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
The most epic Disney Villians Medley the world has seen! acapella! You know who sometimes gets the very best song in the whole movie? The bad guy or gal. I had an incredible time working with the INSANELY vocally talented Miss Whitney Avalon. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS – Cisco's massive customer conference kicked off this week in Las Vegas, and CEO Chuck Robbins had a surprise special guest for his opening keynote: Apple CEO Tim Cook. The two CEOs gave an update on their two-year old partnership...Show More Summary
Pre-register for The Elders Scrolls: Legends and get a free legendary card at launch! The Elders Scrolls: Legends is a free-to-play collectible card battling game, similar to the popular Hearthstone franchise, that will soon be available for Android. Show More Summary
When the [Director of Legal Evil] at Louisville’s LVL1 Hackerspace decided to demonstrate the uselessness of a 3D printer by printing a fidget spinner, another member at the space’s Tuesday meeting rose to the challenge and built a machine...Show More Summary
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Kong: Skull Island' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword'. 'Wonder Woman' completes the top three. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.
How many geeks does it take to flash a lightbulb? Judging from the list of entries in the 2017 Flashing Light Prize, so far only seven. But we suspect Hackaday readers can add to that total. The goal is almost as simple as possible: build something that can flash an incandescent light bulb for at least five minutes. Show More Summary
Over the past few years, one of the more prevalent and successful scams going around has involved individuals posing as IRS agents and demanding payment of back taxes. By preying on individuals who are either elderly, unsophisticated,...Show More Summary