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Small World After All

Small World After All

Small World After All : Minute sensors aren’t new ,from tech sufficiently thin to be implanted in your skin to heart rate screens you can swallow like a pill, developments in the field are coming...

The Space Race

The Space Race

The Space Race : Having previously announced that it had signed a launch contract in pursuit of the Google Lunar XPRIZE, Moon Express has now received official verification of the contract from XPRIZE. It is...

Hyperloop Technologies To Start Testing

Hyperloop Technologies To Start Testing

Hyperloop Technologies To Start Testing :  The race to get us racing through near-vacuum tubes close to the speed of sound is heating up. Hyperloop Technologies, one of the startups looking to commercialize Elon...

Concept Goes To Production

Concept Goes To Production

Concept Goes To Production: Porsche already has experience building one of the most capable hybrid supercars of all time in the 918 Spyder, and now it’s moving on to an all-electric car. The Mission E...

Bugatti Takes To The Waters

Bugatti Takes To The Waters

Bugatti Takes To The Waters: Bugatti has partnered with watercraft maker Palmer Johnson to design a bespoke luxury yacht. Called Niniette, the carbon fiber yacht will be available in three models starting at 42 feet...

The Lumen flashlight

The Lumen flashlight

The Lumen flashlight : Whether it be for everyday carry (EDC), outdoor adventure, or disaster preparation, flashlights tend to be found towards the top of must-have items. But one common aspect of these luminescent devices...

Formula 1 Tech

Formula 1 Tech

Formula 1 Tech : McLaren says that it wanted to peer into the future and “imagine the art of the impossible.” The result of that vision quest by the company’s design team is the McLaren...

E-Fan 2.0 Makes An Appearance

E-Fan 2.0 Makes An Appearance

E-Fan 2.0 Makes An Appearance: When we first covered the news of the E-Fan’s first public flight, Airbus was only showing an artist’s impression of what the production model of the two-seater electric demonstrator could...

Virgin Mothership

Virgin Mothership

Virgin Mothership : Virgin Galactic has a new mothership for its small satellite launch service. “Cosmic Girl” is a 747- 400 commercial jet aircraft that once served with Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Airlines and has...

Uber Taking Over

Uber Taking Over

Uber Taking Over : Big-name apps like Google Maps and Open Table have had Uber integration for some time, but the new Ride Request button makes it easy for any developer to fulfill a person’s “intent to...

Photo Tech

Photo Tech

Photo Tech : If true this is big Nikon has reportedly acquired all of Samsung’s NX camera technology — a move that could shake up the digital camera landscape. Mirrorlessrumors heard about the deal from...

The Sphero Smartphone Controlled Ball

The Sphero Smartphone Controlled Ball

The Sphero Smartphone Controlled Ball : Here you find a ball not just any ball, mind you. Developed by Colorado-based tech firm Orbotix, Sphero is a self-propelled rolling ball that users remotely control via Bluetooth,...

Electric VTOL

Electric VTOL

Electric VTOL : Joby Aviation has put forward an incredible two-seater plane concept that uses 12 tilting electric propellers to provide multirotor-style balanced VTOL capabilities. Once it reaches cruising speeds, these rotors fold away into...

Formula E With A Twist

Formula E With A Twist

Formula E With A Twist : “Roborace is an open challenge to the most innovative scientific and technology-focused companies in the world,” said Formula E chief executive Alejandro Agag. Denis Sverdlov, founder of Kinetik, which is...

You Have Heard Of Wi-Fi Now Li-Fi

You Have Heard Of Wi-Fi Now Li-Fi

You Have Heard Of Wi-Fi Now Li-Fi : If you run a business you know what Wi-Fi is and if you are fairly tech orientated and a home user you will also know what...

Amazon's Drone

Amazon’s Drone

Amazon’s Drone : Amazon has made no secret that it wants to start an aerial delivery service using drones and is continuing to invest in the idea a lot. In its latest move, the company...

Samsung Tech

Samsung Tech

Samsung Tech : In just three short years, virtual reality has gone from a curiosity (sparked by a crowdfunding indie startup called Oculus VR) to a new category of consumer product that many consider to...

House Tech

House Tech

House Tech : The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced the winner of its prestigious House of the Year award. Formerly known as the Manser Medal, the award shines a light on the...

Spencer The Robot

Spencer The Robot

Spencer The Robot : Large sprawling airports in unfamiliar cities can be difficult places to find your way around. While it helps if someone can point you in the right direction, what’s best is if...

NASA Shines Light On A Subject

NASA Shines Light On A Subject

NASA Shines Light On A Subject : KIC 8462852 recently attracted a lot of attention owing to speculation that dramatic dips in the star’s light that were detected in 2011 and 2013 by NASA’s Kepler...