Gadgets

Chinese Soldiers Are Now Being Armed With Laser Guns

It’s recently been reported that Chinese soldiers are now being armed with laser guns, but not the kind most would think. It’s...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 23 January 2016 - 6:53PM

Apple Might be Adding Li-Fi Capabilities to Its Devices

It seems like only yesterday that we first heard about Li-Fi, super fast wireless communication technology transmitted through LED...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 - 12:30PM

Scientists Are Currently Creating Real-Life Force Fields for Spaceships

Science fiction could once again become science fact if scientists succeed in their goal to create real-life force fields for...

Zain Charkawi
Sunday, 03 January 2016 - 5:55PM

The Air Force Is Looking for a Real-Life Star Trek Universal Translator

In the Star Trek universe, the officers on the Enterprise had access to a useful little gadget called the Universal Translator, which...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 December 2015 - 12:02PM

New Device Will Allow You to Feel the Impact of Virtual Reality Punches

Virtual reality may be taking a significant step towards fully immersive, realistic simulated experiences, as a new device from the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 12 November 2015 - 11:41AM

Watch: The "World's Only True Jetpack" Flies Around New York City

Van Nuys-based company Jetpack Aviation might have just fulfilled every sci-fi fan's childhood dreams and created a real-life...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 09 November 2015 - 3:19PM

This Amazing Drone Can Dodge Obstacles at 30mph

Drones are incredibly popular these days, so popular in fact, that current estimates suggest over 1 million of the unmanned flying...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 - 11:13AM

It's Happened - Someone Finally Created a Desk That Will Let You Work While Lying Down

Pack your bags folks, because we're heading to the future. Standing desks might be all the rage in offices at the moment, but little...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 30 October 2015 - 1:18PM

Real-Life X-Ray Vision Allows You to See Through Walls Using Wifi

A team of computer scientists from MIT has been developing technologies that allow for long-distance motion detection for several...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 - 3:44PM

Marvel Fan Builds a Real-Life Mjolnir that Only He Can Lift

"Whosoever holds this hammer, if he be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor," say the Marvel gods (although that's since been...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 - 11:16AM

Watch: Techies Cut Open Baby BB-8 to See What's Inside

Find out what makes the adorable droid tick.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 12:37PM

NASA Asks Freelancers to Design a Smartwatch App for Astronauts to Use on the ISS

When astronauts perform sensitive tasks on the ISS, having free hands is key. The advent of augmented reality goggles on the space...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 6:45PM

Blind People May Be Able to 'See' Through Their Smartphones

Could mobile technology give the blind a bionic "vision"?

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 25 June 2015 - 7:44PM

This Real-Life Jetpack Could Help Emergency Workers Save Lives

The future transportation vehicle of EMT and first responders is here. Meet the jetpack that could one day help first responders save...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 - 3:07PM

Creepy 'Hello Barbie' Eavesdrops on Your Children and Learns Your Dog's Name

Barbie was already creepy on so many different levels, but now Mattel has decided to add one more. The new "Hello Barbie" has voice...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 - 4:16PM

New 3-D Printer Named Scotty 'Teleports' Physical Objects By Destroying Them

Thanks to a new 3-D printer fittingly named Scotty, we may be able to add teleportation to the list of scientific advancements...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 5:09PM

Microsoft Unveils Windows Holographic and HoloLens Augmented Reality Goggles

At the Windows 10 event today, Microsoft announced their newest project: augmented reality goggles called Hololens. Creator Robert...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 2:17PM

The Ten Coolest Gadgets to Debut at CES 2015 So Far

CES 2015 is well underway, and although there are two days left, there are plenty of amazing gadgets that have already been introduced...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 - 3:29PM

The Real Holodeck: Microsoft's RoomAlive Turns Your Entire Room into a Game

Gamers can now immerse themselves in a virtual reality using RoomAlive, a game that can turn the user's living room into an...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 06 October 2014 - 1:25PM

Hackers Could Turn 3-D Printers into Bombs

3-D printing is becoming more and more commonplace, particularly for defense contractors. However, a new report published by the...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 10:09AM