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Can you solve it? How can you engineer a country with more girls than boys?

This week I’ve got babies on my mind because I’m about to become a dad. And thinking about kids has led me to my favourite conundrum about family-planning:<p><i>The government – which wants to increase the ratio of girls to boys – introduces a law for all couples that states:</i><p>If a couple has a boy, they …

Education

Review: Should you buy Apple’s 6th Generation iPod touch? (Video)

Today we’re taking a look at Apple’s 6th generation iPod touch for 2015 and determining whether or not it’s worth the money. It’s been a while since the iPod touch has been refreshed and even though it’s a minor one, this time around it brings along some important changes. If you’ve had Apple’s …

iPhone

Inhabitat's Week in Green: electric Corvettes and volcano sharks

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>Tesla is the hottest electric automaker around, but a mysterious new company called Faraday Future is nipping at its heels -- and poaching its employees. …

Donald Hutson, Battlebots champion, uses smartphones to help robots see the world

For Road Trip 2015, we chat with Donald Hutson, one of the reigning robot warriors, about cheaper machines and how the ubiquity of mobile devices will help push robots into the mainstream.<p>SAN DIEGO -- It only takes Donald Hutson a second or two to remember the name of the robot opponent he …

Robotics

Technology: Huawei Nexus phone details possibly leaked

Chinese company Huawei could be building a Nexus smartphone.<p>According to a tweet by industry insider Evan Blass, the Huawei Nexus will most likely …

Mobile Technology

New York’s Kennedy airport builds world’s first animal terminal – complete with flat-screen TVs

Jet-setting stallions and high-flying hounds at New York’s Kennedy airport can look forward to a new luxury terminal that will handle the more than 70,000 animals flying in and out every year.<p>The ARK at JFK, its name inspired by Noah’s biblical vessel, will more than measure up to terminals for …

New Jersey

The Apple Watch Sport could debut in gold and rose gold later this year

A reputable analyst is predicting the Apple Watch Sport will come in yellow and rose gold. And we won’t have to wait for the Apple Watch 2 to get those colors: They’ll be available alongside the iPhone 6s later this year.<p>In a new note, KGI Securities’ Ming-Chi Kuo — who is consistently the best and …

Apple Watch

Cute robot politely shows self-awareness

A robot allegedly demonstrates basic self-awareness while attempting to solve a classic logic puzzle.<p>We're a very long way from a robot that can think like a human -- if, indeed, it's a possibility at all -- but if it is going to happen, several things have to fall into place.<p>One big step toward a …

Robotics

Tesla announces new entry-level Model S alongside battery and Ludicrous Mode updates

The new fuse design that allows the performance boost has its own electronics and a small lithium-ion battery. Instead of melting beyond a certain …

Amazingly realistic renders show how the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 could look

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is all the hype for Android fans across the globe. Many of us could agree that the Note line-up features Samsung’s true flagship smartphones year after year. These over-sized devices usually sport higher-end specs and a more refined design over the Galaxy S series. There …

Phones

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab S2 tablets are thinner than the latest iPad Air

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Tab S2, a new Android tablet that’s available in two sizes and is only 5.6mm thick — that’s 0.6mm less than Apple’s iPad Air 2.<p>The Tab S2 comes in your choice of 9.7-inch (389g/13.7oz) or 8-inch (265g/9.34oz) screen sizes, with a 2048×1536 pixel Super AMOLED display. …