Technology

Elon Musk Wants to Create Robots to Carry Out Household Chores

There's probably not many things that scare Tesla Motors and SpaceX founder Elon Musk - but the billionaire admits that one of his...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 - 6:09AM

Security Experts Say the Mr. Robot Hack Could Happen in Real Life

In season one of the groundbreaking, critically acclaimed USA show Mr. Robot, hackers use a program to take down a huge...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 20 June 2016 - 11:14AM

Meet The First Robot Ever To Break a Law of Robotics

Isaac Asimov's three rules of robotics are simple: "[1] A robot may not injust a human being, or, through inaction, allow a human...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 20 June 2016 - 10:20AM

Our Quest for a Space Elevator Has Hit a Big Snag

The long-romanticized concept of a space elevator has popped up in science fiction for over a century and, for a while there, space...

Rhonda Dehaini
Friday, 17 June 2016 - 3:41PM

New Ultimate Star Wars VR Experience Brings C3PO and R2-D2 to Your Home

Get ready for the ultimate Star Wars virtual reality experience, as Lucasfilm has just teamed up with VR company Magic Leap to create...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 16 June 2016 - 5:19PM

This is What Happens When You Get an Artificial Intelligence to Write a Sci-Fi Movie

Artificial Intelligence is getting very good at a number of things, playing Settlers of Catan, humans at Go, and judging beauty...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 10 June 2016 - 10:29AM

Watch: Disney Tests Interactive Droids for Their Star Wars Land Attraction

We all know Disney's Star Wars Land attractions are going to have a real wow factor, the House of Mouse doesn't do things by halves,...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 10 June 2016 - 8:30AM

Google's Neural Network Dreams Up Psychedelic 2001: A Space Odyssey

By now you've probably seen Stanley Kubrick's sci-fi classic 2001: A Space Odyssey. You may even have seen those crazy, trippy image...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 09 June 2016 - 12:50PM

Apple's Siri Can Now Add 'Lifesaver' to Its Growing Resume

For most people, Apple's A.I helper, Siri, is only utilized when intoxicated, bored, or curious, and for nothing even remotely close...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 - 9:46AM

Scientists: "We're Close" to Creating a Real-Life Tricorder

At Phoenix Comic Con this weekend, medical researchers were on hand to discuss the state of burgeoning medical technologies, and they...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 06 June 2016 - 10:09AM

Hyperloop Pods Will Be Made From Real-Life Vibranium

Ever since the world got to see Captain America’s shield in live action, there’s probably not a science-fiction fan alive today...

Zain Charkawi
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 - 6:00PM

Seawater Offers a Brand New Way to Produce Clean Energy

As the world starts to move away from using fossil fuels towards cleaner and greener forms of energy, there seems to be more and more...

Zain Charkawi
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 - 4:52PM

eBay Launches World's First Virtual Reality Department Store

Whether you love it or hate it, shopping can at times be a bore. Searching for a parking spot, dealing with the crowds, and not being...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 - 12:39PM

Google Just Announced a Real-Life Smart House

Remember when Disney Channel scared the living daylights out of us with Smart House, their TV movie about a "smart" home that became...

Janey Tracey
Saturday, 21 May 2016 - 11:08AM

Google and IMAX are Working on a Virtual Reality Movie Camera

Virtual Reality is already making a splash in the gaming world, and with big name backers like Steven Spielberg and Ridley Scott it...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 20 May 2016 - 8:18AM

An In-Ear Language Translator Might Soon Become a Reality

There have been many famous alien languages over the years, which has led to a common theme throughout science fiction being the...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 6:46AM

New App Called TheWave Let’s DJs Work in Virtual Reality

As virtual reality starts to find its footing in the modern world, more and more everyday tasks, hobbies, and other activities seem to...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 14 May 2016 - 3:46PM

Cosplayer Makes a Magnetic Captain America Shield That Comes Back to You

To celebrate Captain America: Civil War, ridiculously dedicated cosplayer The Hacksmith has made Captain America's shield (minus the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 09 May 2016 - 10:01AM

San Diego Outlines Plan to Run the City Totally on Renewable Energy by 2035

San Diego seems to be on the frontline of the battle against climate change, as the city has recently released a plan that includes...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 05 May 2016 - 9:03PM

Customers Will Be Able to Request a Driverless Lyft Starting in 2017

What if you could get a Lyft without the driver? General Motors and Lyft are teaming up to put driverless Bolt taxis on the road to...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 05 May 2016 - 2:48PM