Technology

Disabled Violinist Composes Music Using Brain Signals

Rosemary Johnson was a violinist in the Welsh National Opera Orchestra, and was hailed as a future world-class musician until she...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 3:34PM

Google's Driverless Cars Could Be Treated as Human Drivers Under the Law

Driverless cars have already become a reality, in the sense that the technology exists. Google's self-driving car has been in...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 12:17PM

Furby Hacking Project Invites Terrifying Modifications to Create "Social Robots"

Furbies were somehow an immensely popular children's toy at one point, until we all collectively realized that they're horrifying...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 09 February 2016 - 12:05PM

How Virtual Reality Will Soon Revolutionize Sports Viewing

Virtual Reality is rapidly becoming the darling of the Entertainment industry, with video game developers clamouring to utilize the...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 08 February 2016 - 3:21PM

Elon Musk on the Science of a Martian Hyperloop

Elon Musk's vision of a hyperloop is slowly but surely becoming a reality, but even though we don't actually have one on Earth yet,...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 February 2016 - 1:55PM

Nano-Suturing Technique Can Now Close Deep Wounds Using Lasers

Is this the end of traditional staples and stitches? Scientists from the University of St. Andrews and Harvard Medical School have...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 February 2016 - 11:04AM

Say Goodbye to Retinal Scanners, Say Hello to Brainwave Identification

Most would consider a security system that included a fingerprint scanner for identity verification pretty advanced, and one that...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 8:02PM

Google Engineer Builds Futuristic Smart Mirror for Your Bathroom

There are a few "smart mirrors" on the market, but they're not particularly advanced, and Google engineer Max Braun was unsatisfied...

Janey Tracey
Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 11:20AM

Steven Spielberg is Working on a Project Exclusively for Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality is widely regarded to be the future of the gaming industry, but what about the film industry? While the likes of...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 - 5:33PM

Octopus-Like Robots Will Face Off in a Soft Robots Olympics in April

Flexible, tentacled robots are taking over Livorno, Italy, as the Biorobotics Institute is holding the first-ever outdoor competition...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 - 12:55PM

Watch: Canadian Inventor Recreates Scene From The Dark Knight Returns With a Homemade Exoskeleton and a Mini Cooper

There’s probably not a person in the world who doesn’t know about Batman’s armored Batsuit now that it’s been so heavily...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 30 January 2016 - 9:05PM

Watch a Step-By-Step Demonstration for Building a DIY Life-Size BB-8

This could be your favorite Star Wars toy yet.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 January 2016 - 9:52AM

Harvard Scientists Just Created 4D Printing

It seems like just yesterday that 3D printing became a thing. It looks like even that wasn’t good enough, however, as Harvard...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 28 January 2016 - 7:45PM

Google's DeepMind Just Won the Race to a Huge Artificial Intelligence Breakthrough

Google and Facebook are currently vying for the top spot in artificial intelligence right now, and Google's Deepmind has just won the...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 January 2016 - 5:22PM

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

Because Science: How TR-8R's Baton Repels a Lightsaber

Here's how the coolest Stormtrooper in Star Wars: The Force Awakens fights against the power of lightsabers.

Janey Tracey
Saturday, 23 January 2016 - 10:35AM

First Full-Scale Hyperloop to Carry Passengers in 2019

Move over self-driving cars, here comes the hyperloop, an insanely ambitious high-speed transportation system that will be able to...

Noelle Phansalkar
Friday, 22 January 2016 - 1:36PM

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

The Military Wants Your Brain to Speak Directly to Computers

Asking Siri a question only to have her tell you what she "found on the web" for something unrelated is kind of impressive, we guess,...

Johnny Brayson
Tuesday, 19 January 2016 - 8:06PM

New Polymer Sphere Can Help Bones Regrow Themselves

The age of Terminator biotechnology is officially upon us. Scientists at the University of Michigan have developed a polymer sphere...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 18 January 2016 - 11:44AM