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As we approach the 60th anniversary of the human race becoming a spacefaring species, Sputnik nostalgia will no doubt be on the rise. And rightly so — even though Sputnik was remarkably primitive compared to today’s satellites, its 1957...Show More Summary
With a whole lot of hoopla, Apple in January of last year excitedly announced that it was turning the popular "Carpool Karaoke" segment from The Late Late Show with James Corden into a new show available exclusively for Apple Music subscribers. Show More Summary
A couple of months after making its debut at MWC, Sony’s Xperia XA1 is now available for pre-order. The Sony Xperia XA1 can be pre-ordered from Amazon and Best Buy ahead of its May [...]
Forget about self-driving cars for a second and imagine yourself “driving” a flying car. It may happen as soon as this year, as at least one company is looking to deploy a commercial version of a mini helicopter that you’d be able to fly yourself. Show More Summary
For as much praise as the Galaxy S8 has received from critics, there is one feature that hasn't received many compliments: Bixby, Samsung's (unnecessary) answer/companion to Google Assistant. As our own Zach Epstein noted in his review,...Show More Summary
Not a bad list, but I would move the Toyota 2000GT from You Only Live Twice up to to number 3, and I would have put the Aston Martin V8 from The Living Daylights on the list. ?
Over the past couple of years, several gadget makers including Samsung, Nikon, and LG have been trying to make 360-degree video recording as straightforward and affordable as possible, with mixed results. The technology is a boon for VR developers wanting to capture realistic environments for their virtual reality experiences. Show More Summary
A secret team of NASA veterans and robotics experts recruited by Apple to lead its self-driving car project has had its cover blown by what appears to be a simple bureaucratic snafu. An Apple filing obtained by Business Insider on Friday...Show More Summary
Nintendo may never release the prototype it made for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in the style of the original NES game, but a fan just has. A developer, who goes by the named WinterDrake, has released Breath of the NES for free on the Itch.io game-distribution platform. This is a remake […]
In what may very well be the most harrowing instance of a Tesla accident we've heard of yet, a Tesla owner in China claims that his Model X became engulfed in flames after getting into an accident on the highway. According to a report...Show More Summary
'Sagaya' restaurant in Tokyo, Japan partnered with teamLab to create an interactive dining experience. Customers can watch their food come alive right before their eyes. When a dish is served, the magic unleashes. You can see flowers blooming and butterflies and birds flying by. It's the ultimate dining experience. Show More Summary
The Galaxy S8 has “a screen without limits, except one: sidewalks." That’s how SquareTrade ends its breakability test for the newly released phone. This is hardly the first Galaxy S8 drop test we’ve seen, and the results reinforce the findings shared by earlier tests. Show More Summary
Samsung's new Galaxy S8 is mighty tempting with its gorgeous design. However, with beauty comes compromise, at least when it comes to the Galaxy S8's durability. Two YouTube channels, Square Trade and JerryRigEverything, perform durability...Show More Summary
We’ve all seen footage of giant factory robots hoisting and placing heavy parts with perfect precision, so it should come as no surprise that a robot arm can adeptly play the knife game without lopping off someone’s finger. But even with that in mind, you’ll still be stressed watching this stabby robot in action. Read more...
Marble machines are kind of amazing. I love what people can create with them. Check out this video demonstration of a mini golf themed marble machine being built by Ben Tardif. There’s no actual putting required,…
In a phone call today with President Trump, he joked about drinking purified urine aboard the space station: “Better you than me.”
The Hacksmith recently built a real life version of Star-Lord’s Jet Pack (as seen in the GOTG Vol. 2 trailer) and took it for a test drive on a bicycle path, where he almost broke his arm while getting propulsed by it aboard a grocery cart. Show More Summary
Virtual reality video lets you experience the world in amazing ways—it can put you in the front row for your favorite band, take you on the field during the championship game, or bring you under the sea to explore coral reefs. However,...Show More Summary
London delivery startup Doddle is closing most of its high street stores after burning through tens of millions of pounds in investment funding. The company is laying off more than 100 people as it pivots its business model. In 2015Show More Summary