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Twitter suspends Alex Jones for urging people to keep “battle rifles” ready

Twitter suspends Alex Jones for urging people to keep “battle rifles” ready

Oli Scarff/Getty Images After holding out for a few weeks, Twitter joined the chorus of social media and tech giants that have p ...
Apple AR glasses | News, Specs, Rumors, and More

Apple AR glasses | News, Specs, Rumors, and More

Apple has major plans for augmented reality (AR). These started with ARKit, a new augmented reality platform launched at its annual Worldwide Develope ...
Alexa and Cortana integration starts rolling out today

Alexa and Cortana integration starts rolling out today

Microsoft's Cortana and Amazon's Alexa digital assistants can now talk to each other. The collaboration between the two assista ...
Reebok’s Newest Sneaker Is Made From Cotton and Corn

Reebok’s Newest Sneaker Is Made From Cotton and Corn

We already have shoes made out of trash from Adidas, so why not footwear made out of corn from Reebok? The global footwear and apparel firm this week ...
Lyd is a battery-powered, ‘no-spill’ bottle that is activated by your lips

Lyd is a battery-powered, ‘no-spill’ bottle that is activated by your lips

Lyd is a battery-powered bottle that’s something like a sippy cup for adults. Its no-spill solution is a specialized lid that uses an algorithm to det ...
Over 700 3D Scientific Specimens Available for Free on Sktechfab

Over 700 3D Scientific Specimens Available for Free on Sktechfab

The internet is a Wunderkammer, a cabinet of curiosities where you can explore ocean depths, ancient artifacts, and outer space with the click of a b ...
Stork-Like Robot Uses a Drone to Compensate For its Spindly, Twig Legs

Stork-Like Robot Uses a Drone to Compensate For its Spindly, Twig Legs

We can be suckers for weird robots here at Digital Trends — and they don’t get much weirder than this “Aerial-Biped” robot developed by engineers fro ...
Best tech deals: Bose headphones, Roku sticks, TK

Best tech deals: Bose headphones, Roku sticks, TK

Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of deals to share. Today's list is headlin ...
This $600 Shoe-Tying Robot is Proof That the Future is Already Here

This $600 Shoe-Tying Robot is Proof That the Future is Already Here

Technology can be a great labor-saving aid, carrying out many of the tasks which are considered too dull, dirty, or dangerous for us to bother wastin ...
The world’s first practical quantum computer has cash and a timeline

The world’s first practical quantum computer has cash and a timeline

The dream of building a practical quantum computer could be closer than ever, thanks to a $15 million grant from the National Science Foundation to se ...
Google Pixel XL users say Android 9 Pie causes quick-charging problems

Google Pixel XL users say Android 9 Pie causes quick-charging problems

Despite a lengthy beta period that lasted around fives months, it seems Android 9 Pie managed to ship with a few bugs. As first ...
Omega Centauri hosts 10 million stars and probably not an ounce of life

Omega Centauri hosts 10 million stars and probably not an ounce of life

Omega Centauri is about 16,000 light years away, making it visible to the naked eye. And it contains some 10 million stars, making it the largest glob ...
Be a master of your own ever-changing ‘galaxy’ with this kinetic wall art

Be a master of your own ever-changing ‘galaxy’ with this kinetic wall art

Art Machine is a stunning work of kinetic art that looks like a continuously swirling galaxy or turbulent weather formation viewed through a ship's po ...
How lidar technology is working to enhance trucking safety

How lidar technology is working to enhance trucking safety

Long haul truckers are very good at their jobs, but they face long hours and unpredictable conditions. Autonomous tech may be coming, but here’s how l ...
No Keyboard? Masterkey Will Project a Virtual One for You to Type On

No Keyboard? Masterkey Will Project a Virtual One for You to Type On

In most cases, the kind of swipe-based gestures available on mobile devices are analogous for the input devices we have available on traditional pers ...
Back to School essentials for 2018: Best laptops, headphones, and electronics

Back to School essentials for 2018: Best laptops, headphones, and electronics

Enlarge / A few gadgets we think will be appreciated this school year.Jeff Dunn College is a time for meeting new people, openin ...
Just like iOS 11, Apple is delaying a key feature of iOS 12: Group FaceTime

Just like iOS 11, Apple is delaying a key feature of iOS 12: Group FaceTime

Enlarge / Apple demonstrates Group Facetime at WWDC 2018. Apple released the seventh beta build of iOS 12 today. The update is f ...
Stanford A.I. can realistically score computer animations just by watching them

Stanford A.I. can realistically score computer animations just by watching them

Researchers at Stanford University have developed a computer system that’s able to synthesize realistic sounds for 3D animation, based entirely on its ...
‘Rogue medicine in a bathtub’ 4 experts on the vice and virtue of pharma hacking

‘Rogue medicine in a bathtub’ 4 experts on the vice and virtue of pharma hacking

A biohacker, pharmahacker, and two bioethicists walk into a bar. We ordered them a metaphorical round and had a chat about the risks and rewards of DI ...
Don’t get burned! How to back crowdfunding projects the smart way

Don’t get burned! How to back crowdfunding projects the smart way

In the world of crowdfunding, there’s no such thing as a sure thing. There's a million reasons why a project might fail. But with this handy guide, yo ...
The Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend! Here’s how to watch

The Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend! Here’s how to watch

Thanks to a new moon, 2018's Perseid Meteor Shower will be much easier to view, with even the dimmest meteors observable by the naked eye. Here's how ...
Replaced by robots: 10 jobs that could be hit hard by the A.I. revolution

Replaced by robots: 10 jobs that could be hit hard by the A.I. revolution

There’s no doubt that artificial intelligence (A.I.) and other cutting edge technologies are going to change the face of employment as we know it. Acc ...
By studying patient data, A.I. can limit toxicity in cancer treatment

By studying patient data, A.I. can limit toxicity in cancer treatment

In a bid to improve quality of life for cancer patients, a team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have turned to machine lea ...
Ask Engadget: Do I buy, build… or both?

Ask Engadget: Do I buy, build… or both?

The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've kn ...
The Best Solar Chargers for Your Smartphone or Tablet

The Best Solar Chargers for Your Smartphone or Tablet

Dead phones and tablets are no fun, and it’s even worse when you don’t have access to a power outlet right away. Fortunately, the sun is always on (at ...
How To Watch The 2018 Perseid Meteor Shower

How To Watch The 2018 Perseid Meteor Shower

cylonphoto/123RFIf your weather cooperates this weekend, look up towards the constellation Perseus. Why? August 11-13 is the expected peak of the Per ...
‘There’s Waldo’ Robot Can Find Waldo Way Faster Than You

‘There’s Waldo’ Robot Can Find Waldo Way Faster Than You

Matt Reed / RedpepperAdd another name to the list of games machines have dominated: Where’s Waldo. Few things fill us with angst growing up quite as ...
Georgia is paving the way for a high-tech, sustainable highway

Georgia is paving the way for a high-tech, sustainable highway

A consortium of government, corporate, and non-profit entities have come together to build a “smart” highway in Georgia. See how this 18-mile route is ...
These yeast colony patches are like living Geiger counters

These yeast colony patches are like living Geiger counters

A team of researchers from Purdue University have designed a patch that can help measure radiation exposure in nearly real time. They're simple, made ...
Engineers in the U.K. unveil the world’s first graphene-skinned airplane

Engineers in the U.K. unveil the world’s first graphene-skinned airplane

Engineers at the U.K.'s University of Central Lancashire have unveiled Juno, the world’s first graphene-skinned airplane, at an international air show ...
U.S. Navy Wants to ‘Weaponize Slime’ to Stop Enemy Ships

U.S. Navy Wants to ‘Weaponize Slime’ to Stop Enemy Ships

Whether it’s autonomous ships with no crew or ultra-strong underwater glue inspired by mussels, the U.S. Navy has some pretty intriguing research proj ...
Here’s How Stanford Scientists Measured the Speed of Death

Here’s How Stanford Scientists Measured the Speed of Death

How fast does death move? No, it’s not a riddle, but an actual honest-to-goodness question examined by researchers at Stanford University. For the fir ...
The Best Drone Photos | Digital Trends

The Best Drone Photos | Digital Trends

Drones, once primarily the domain of professionals and well-to-do hobbyists, have slowly become more accessible to even the biggest penny-p ...
Airbus Just Flew Its Zephyr Solar Aircraft for a Record 26 Days

Airbus Just Flew Its Zephyr Solar Aircraft for a Record 26 Days

AirbusA solar-powered aircraft built by Airbus recently broke the record for the longest continuous flight. On its first-ever outing, the unmanned Ze ...
Smelly Shoes? Panasonic’s Deodorizer Kit Promises to Waste the Whiff

Smelly Shoes? Panasonic’s Deodorizer Kit Promises to Waste the Whiff

PanasonicIf your sneakers reek after a run in the park, how do you get rid of the whiff? Throwing them in the freezer for 24 hours apparently kills o ...
Watch this giant ‘Lego’ helicopter drone take to the skies

Watch this giant ‘Lego’ helicopter drone take to the skies

Adam Woodworth loves to build flying machines. His latest effort is a "Lego" helicopter created mainly from polystyrene foam, and which comes with a t ...
To infinity and beyond? Space Force may be a real thing by 2020

To infinity and beyond? Space Force may be a real thing by 2020

In a speech at the Pentagon on Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence laid out the Trump Administration's plans to establish a Space Force by the end of ...
A NASA Probe Will Set Out to Try and ‘Touch’ the Sun

A NASA Probe Will Set Out to Try and ‘Touch’ the Sun

On Saturday, August 11, when most of you are enjoying what will hopefully be a relaxing and enjoyable day off work, NASA engineers will be facing one ...
The Roku Channel is now available on the Web without a Roku device

The Roku Channel is now available on the Web without a Roku device

Enlarge / The Roku Channel on the Web on an iPhone. The Roku Channel, a platform for streaming TV and movies, is now available o ...
This underwater camera drone can auto-follow and film while you dive

This underwater camera drone can auto-follow and film while you dive

Youcan Robot's BW-Space hails itself as the world's first underwater photography drone that can recognize images and intelligently follow a target, wh ...
Dr. Dabber Switch vaporizer review

Dr. Dabber Switch vaporizer review

At $400, the Switch might be out of the price range of many cannabis users. But no other device we’ve tested so far has even come close in terms of ef ...
Materials scientists have found a way to make graphene twice as tough

Materials scientists have found a way to make graphene twice as tough

Graphene may be stronger than steel, but its extreme thinness also means it can tear. Researchers have found a way to make it more than twice as tough ...
Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch runs Tizen, lasts “several days” on one charge

Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch runs Tizen, lasts “several days” on one charge

Samsung Alongside the release of the Galaxy Note9 smartphone, Samsung also debuted a new wearable: the Galaxy Watch. It's the fi ...
InfoWars app will stay in the iOS App Store—here’s Apple’s reason why

InfoWars app will stay in the iOS App Store—here’s Apple’s reason why

Apple will continue to allow the InfoWars mobile app on its App Store even after removing almost all of the podcast episodes as ...
There’s a New Use For the Failed Google Glass: Helping Kids With Autism

There’s a New Use For the Failed Google Glass: Helping Kids With Autism

For all intents and purposes, Google Glass has joined the ranks of the LaserDisc or Nintendo Power Glove among the once-promising gadgets which failed ...
Caltech trains drones to autonomously ‘herd’ flocks of birds. Here’s why

Caltech trains drones to autonomously ‘herd’ flocks of birds. Here’s why

Birds can cause problems issues for airplanes. To help, engineers at Caltech have developed an algorithm that allows a single drone to herd a whole fl ...
Anki’s new home robot is like Alexa with wheels, eyes, and a personality

Anki’s new home robot is like Alexa with wheels, eyes, and a personality

Anyone who has ever watched Short Circuit or WALL-E has surely dreamed about having a robot buddy come live with them. Finally, that dream is now a re ...
Galaxy Tab S4 review: Even Samsung’s Dex desktop can’t save Android tablets

Galaxy Tab S4 review: Even Samsung’s Dex desktop can’t save Android tablets

Enlarge / Samsung Dex can be used with or without an external monitor.Valentina Palladino OEMs are trying to make tablets that c ...
Spider-like Microbots Will Get Under Your Skin … in a Good Way

Spider-like Microbots Will Get Under Your Skin … in a Good Way

It might sound like the beginning of a nightmare, but researchers are developing a line of small, insect-inspired robots that could one day crawl int ...
When it comes to bringing you a slice, Pizza Hut’s new robot can’t be topped

When it comes to bringing you a slice, Pizza Hut’s new robot can’t be topped

Pizza Hut has added a robotic waiter to its staff in South Korea, where it will bring pizza to hungry customers. While it's not the first time the cha ...
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