Technology

New Wearable Gadget Turns Your Skin Into a Touchscreen

Just in case iPhones weren't ubiquitous enough, there's now a new wearable gadget that allows you to access your tablet anywhere, even...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 February 2016 - 9:55AM

Top-Performing AI Still Can't Pass an 8th Grade Science Test

We may not have to worry about a hostile Skynet takeover just yet. According to the results of a recent contest held by the Allen...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - 2:06PM

Scientists 3-D Print Custom-Made Living Body Parts

A newly developed technology may have just revolutionized medicine as we know it. Researchers from Wake Forest University have...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - 9:55AM

New Glass Technology Brings Us One Step Closer to Smart Windows

Could we soon have windows that double as TVs, computer screens, or digital assistants? With smart mirrors already becoming a reality,...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 12 February 2016 - 4:05PM

China Just Brought Us One Step Closer to Clean Energy With Huge Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough

One of the biggest problems facing mankind today is the need for clean energy. All of the issues with fossil fuels and other sources...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 11 February 2016 - 6:51PM

This Life-Size, Voice-Controlled BB-8 Droid Follows You Around Like a Dog

The story behind BB-8's development for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is now well known, and Sphero's mini app-controlled astromechs...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 11 February 2016 - 11:19AM

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