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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 ...
Steam survey shows PC gamers are still mostly playing in 1080p and lower

Steam survey shows PC gamers are still mostly playing in 1080p and lower

Valve Software’s latest hardware and software survey for July 2reveals that 63.72 percent of Steam’s registered members still play games with a 1080p ...
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 ...
Watch Evernote’s founder, age 14, share his unlikely dream

Watch Evernote’s founder, age 14, share his unlikely dream

Here’s a video which didn’t quite make sense as part of my new feature on Evernote, but is far too fascinating not to share.Stepan Pachikov, the compa ...
Windows 10 Redstone: A guide to the builds

Windows 10 Redstone: A guide to the builds

Microsoft never sleeps. Even before the Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803) started to roll out, the company began work on the next ...
The ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’ ‘Blackout’ Beta Kicks Off This September

The ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’ ‘Blackout’ Beta Kicks Off This September

Call of Duty fans who pre-ordered Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 have already gotten a chance to try out the game’s traditional competitive multiplayer mo ...
'Star Trek: Discovery' has its Spock

'Star Trek: Discovery' has its Spock

CBS just cast one of the most important roles in Star Trek: Discovery's future. The network has chosen Ethan Peck to play the iconic Spock in it ...
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 ‘Fortnite’ sky rift is closing and rumored to disappear next week

The ‘Fortnite’ sky rift is closing and rumored to disappear next week

Fortnite's giant sky rift that has lit up the sky for the entirety of season 5 is slowly closing and is rumored to completely disappear next week. Fin ...
‘Dark Souls Remastered’ Releases for Nintendo Switch in October

‘Dark Souls Remastered’ Releases for Nintendo Switch in October

Summer is coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop praising the sun. Dark Souls Remastered was previously announced for Nintendo Swi ...
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 ...
Apple and Facebook could be asked by Australia to build tools to get around encryption

Apple and Facebook could be asked by Australia to build tools to get around encryption

Like the FBI, Australia has been finding ways to get past encryption, with big tech companies famously not making it easy for authorities. In response ...
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 ...
Google keeps a history of your locations even when Location History is off – TechCrunch

Google keeps a history of your locations even when Location History is off – TechCrunch

In a wonderfully clear example of “dark patterns” designed to mislead users and retain control over their data, Google continues tracking your l ...
Pricing and lack of content are still barriers against the adoption of VR

Pricing and lack of content are still barriers against the adoption of VR

A recent survey questioned 595 VR and AR professionals about business growth in the consumer and enterprise markets. Only 24 percent report strong sal ...
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 ...
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 ...
The ‘Fortnite’ Heavy Sniper Rifle is coming soon to shake up Battle Royale

The ‘Fortnite’ Heavy Sniper Rifle is coming soon to shake up Battle Royale

The Fortnite Heavy Sniper Rifle is rumored to be coming soon to the game and will shake up Battle Royale gameplay significantly. This powerful beast w ...
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 ...
‘Forza Horizon 4’ Will Reportedly Include ‘Halo’ Mission

‘Forza Horizon 4’ Will Reportedly Include ‘Halo’ Mission

The original Halo: Combat Evolved is one of the most important games — if not the most important — that Microsoft has ever published, and it looks li ...
HyperX Releases Line of Nintendo Switch-Compatible MicroSD Cards

HyperX Releases Line of Nintendo Switch-Compatible MicroSD Cards

Mike Epstein/Digital TrendsHyperX, a peripherals company primarily known for its PC products, including keyboards and mice, is jumping into the Ninten ...
AMD’s new 32-core Ryzen Threadripper chip is out, and you can get one for free

AMD’s new 32-core Ryzen Threadripper chip is out, and you can get one for free

AMD’s 32-core Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX CPU is now available for $1,800. It’s compatible with motherboards packing the TR4 socket and the X399 chipset ...
It took an 11-year-old hacker just 10 minutes to change election resul

It took an 11-year-old hacker just 10 minutes to change election resul

Experts successfully took over digital voting machines, some of which are still in use, using a variety of vulnerabilities that allowed them to explor ...
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 ...
Truth Initiative takes on JUUL over teen vaping

Truth Initiative takes on JUUL over teen vaping

JUUL is the vape giant that went from zero to in three years. Truth Initiative is the largest anti-smoking organization in the United States. Both th ...
Want to kill unwilling players in Fallout 76? You can, but it will cost you

Want to kill unwilling players in Fallout 76? You can, but it will cost you

Fallout 76 is taking an interesting approach to unwanted PvP encounters. You will be able to murder other players, but it will place a bounty on your ...
a tale of a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad idea – TechCrunch

a tale of a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad idea – TechCrunch

Let’s get the fish in the barrel out of the way. Voatz are a tech startup whose bright idea was to disrupt democracy by having p ...
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 ...
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 ...
Sorry, gamers. Magic Leap means business!

Sorry, gamers. Magic Leap means business!

Magic Leap is finally here.After seven years of rumors, speculation and hype (not to mention $2.3 billion in funding from major companies l ...
Star-Swallowing Black Holes Reveal Secrets in Exotic Light Shows

Star-Swallowing Black Holes Reveal Secrets in Exotic Light Shows

Black holes, befitting their name and general vibe, are hard to find and harder to study. You can eavesdrop on small ones from the gravitational waves ...
This powerful new “face search” engine could be a privacy nightmare

This powerful new “face search” engine could be a privacy nightmare

Cybersecurity firm Trustwave has released an open source tool to find accounts of large volumes of people across social media platforms by automatical ...
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 ...
Earn a trove of 200 skins and victory poses in ‘Overwatch’ Summer Games

Earn a trove of 200 skins and victory poses in ‘Overwatch’ Summer Games

Blizzard has unveiled the Summer Games 2018 running from August 9 to 31. It includes three Lúcioball stadiums, over 200 cosmetic loot box items, nine ...
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 ...
Anonymous deals with its QAnon branding problem

Anonymous deals with its QAnon branding problem

Take me down to the Virus CityThe branding problem is real. QAnon insists they are the "real" Anonymous, a ...
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 ...
Paid Nintendo Switch Online subscription service kicks off next month

Paid Nintendo Switch Online subscription service kicks off next month

Nintendo Switch Online, a service initially scheduled to kick off in 2017, will finally launch in the latter half of September. It will be required to ...
Munich and Shanghai are Getting Nvidia Esports Boot Camps

Munich and Shanghai are Getting Nvidia Esports Boot Camps

Andy BoxallCompetitive gaming teams are about to get a great new training opportunity in both Asia and Europe. Following the success of its GeForce e ...
‘Red Dead Redemption 2’: News, Rumors, What We Know

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’: News, Rumors, What We Know

Red Dead Redemption 2, the long-awaited sequel to Rockstar Games’ beloved 2010 Western, is in sight. As the successor to one of the most acclaimed ga ...
Tesla’s vehicle engineering chief returns to Apple

Tesla’s vehicle engineering chief returns to Apple

Doug Field, former Apple VP of Mac hardware, and also former Tesla VP of engineering, is now back at Apple and working on the company's secretive Proj ...
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 ...
Neat is a challenger bank for early-stage startups and SMEs – TechCrunch

Neat is a challenger bank for early-stage startups and SMEs – TechCrunch

With the growth in cross-border payment services and ‘challenger’ bank cards for consumers, you’d be forgiven for wondering wher ...
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 ...
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