For more than 30 years, a U.S. government program has helped provide connectivity to the poor. It recently expanded to provide broadband access—but critics want to shut it down.
Solar Freaking Roadways. What is it? It’s technology that replaces all roadways with a smooth sheet of glass and solar panels. You know how asphalt is soooo easy to repair and soooooo cheap? Yes, this is the exact opposite of that. They’re coming to freaking Missouri. Show More Summary
Boston Dynamics, a robot group born out of MIT and currently owned by Google, makes absolutely incredible robots. From giant dog robots to ones resembling humans, these are definitely the most advanced robots we've ever seen. Here'sShow More Summary
The original "Super Mario Bros." is more than just the 32 or so levels you've played. The original "Super Mario Bros." actually has hundreds more levels. Hundreds! Those levels, however, are messed up. They're broken, contain enemies that have no place within them (a Goomba underwater?!), and look completely bananas. Show More Summary
Say hello to the one, the only, the MrMobile. Michael Fisher is back in action, ladies and gentlemen! As the one and only MrMobile, he'll be bringing to YouTube, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram his own unique take on the latest...Show More Summary
The 2016 CAVES course takes astronauts 800 meters underground to prepare them for life 250 miles above the ground.
To teens, “memes r life.”
We’ve already seen a bunch of exciting trailers earlier this week, including Inferno, Jack Reacher 2 and Tim Burton’s adaptation of Miss Peregrine’s Home for the Peculiar Children. But there are plenty of other new movie trailers toShow More Summary
Called CivilizationEDU, the classroom version will allow teachers to follow their students' progress.
The road is part of the country’s plan to have all of its vehicles fossil fuel-free by 2030.
From Edmond Pang: This is my college’s final project for motion graphic design. The theme is pixel art, and the title is 10 benefits of playing video games. Hope you guys enjoy it :) [Edmond Pang | Via Dueling Analogs]
When I took Drivers Ed way back when, I remember being shown unusually graphic videos from the 1960s which depicted horrific scenes recorded in the aftermath of particularly gruesome accidents. The message was clear, if not a bit overdone:...Show More Summary
As difficult as it must be to construct and film a compelling action scene, it takes more than just punching, kicking, car chases and explosions to create a truly memorable sequence that will stick in the minds of moviegoers forever. In...Show More Summary
A couple years ago, investors were begging to put their money into many startups, and startups were happy to comply. But that has started to change, says GV (formerly Google Ventures) managing partner David Krane. " First half of last...Show More Summary
Nissan earlier today unveiled the GT-R Drone, an incredibly advanced drone that Nissan categorizes as "one of the fastest accelerating FPV (First Person View) racing drones in the world. So just how fast is it? Well, the GT-R Drone was...Show More Summary
For three years I’ve been writing at least once a week about self-driving cars and I’ve recently noticed a shift in popular opinion. The wide-eyed optimism of seeing Google’s cute-as-a-button robot bopping unassisted around a parking...Show More Summary
[dmitry] writes in to let us know about a new project that combines lasers with fans and turns the resulting modulation of the light beams into an autonomous soundscape. The piece is called “divider” and is a large, wall-mounted setShow More Summary
Yahoo's cofounder had a big role in Google's success. Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who built their Google search engine prototype while at Stanford University, wanted to try to license out their technology to other companies, so theyShow More Summary
This weekend's penultimate episode of Game of Thrones season 6 was one of the most exciting and brutal in the history of the series. The Battle of the Bastards lived up to the hype, but until you watch some of the episode's highlights...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama joined Mark Zuckerberg and other entrepreneurs from around the world for a panel presentation on Friday at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Silicon Valley to discuss how technology can empower small businesses SEE...Show More Summary