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GoPro's Drone Is Back on the Market Just 3 Months After Its Recall

GoPro reintroduced its Karma drone to the market Wednesday, roughly three months after recalling all the models it had sold.<p>The camera maker pulled …

'Star Wars: Battlefront 2' will have a proper story mode

When <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> launched, it was hard not to be disappointed. The promise of a shiny next-gen <i>Star Wars</i> game made by <i>Battlefront</i> developer DICE was a tantalizing proposition, but unfortunately the reality was a multiplayer-only game that felt frustratingly half-baked. It seems as though EA …

Star Wars Battlefront

NASA’s Juno Preps For Fourth Jupiter Flyby, All 8 Science Instruments To Be Switched On

NASA’s solar-powered Juno spacecraft will make its fourth flyby of Jupiter on Thursday morning, the space agency announced Wednesday. During its …

XPlotter Affordable Desktop CNC Plotter, Laser Cutter And Engraver Form $349 (video)

Makers, hobbyists and crafters looking for an affordable desktop CNC plotter, laser cutter and engraver may be interested in a new system called the …

10 Interesting Innovations Technology is Making Possible

In past decade or two, technology has found its rootsThe post 10 Interesting Innovations Technology is Making Possible appeared first on iamwire.

Review: Dyson Supersonic

Hair dryers are the least glamorous part of looking glamorous. They're cumbersome, their cords tangle easily, and they devour precious drawer space. …

Hair

Remember Valve’s Steam Machines?

Valve is one of the undisputed kings of PC gaming. It didn’t claim that throne through weird eugenics memes but through intelligent business …

Ripple is a wearable panic button

Ripple. To some it’s delicious fortified wine. To others, one of the more accessible Grateful Dead tracks. To others still, it’s a Silicon Valley startup that makes milk out of peas. You can add yet another name to the list — Ripple Network Technology, which shares little more than a vaguely …

Solar power and clean cars are ‘gamechangers’ consistently underestimated by big energy, says Imperial College and Carbon Tracker report<p>Falling costs of electric vehicles and solar panels could halt worldwide growth in demand for oil and coal by 2020, a new report has suggested.<p>A scenario that …

Fossil Fuels

Watch this invisible robot grab a fish out of the blue

The soft, hydrogel robot is powered by water<p>An invisible, squishy robotic claw that grabs unsuspecting fish out of the blue is the latest addition to MIT’s collection of weird little soft robots that could one day start swimming, creeping, and slithering among us.<p>The robotic claw is inspired by …

Here's Mark Zuckerberg's Ten-Year Prediction for Virtual Reality

It's a "chicken and egg" problem.<p>Top-tier video game developers, your so-called Triple-A shops, aren’t wasting their time on creating the next <i>GTA V</i> …

Virtual Reality

Jetpack pioneer David Mayman's new electric VTOL flying car project

The age of the flying car will soon be upon us. Thanks to a convergence of technology developments – lithium batteries, multirotor drones, electric …

Modular Console RetroBlox Could Be The Ultimate Old-School Gaming Platform

Support for carts, CDs and much more besides

Apple Invents Wearable Battery Charging Module for Apple Watch

Apple is weighing up the possibility of developing a wearable battery module to charge an Apple Watch while it's being worn, according to a patent published on Thursday (via <i>AppleInsider</i>).<p>Details of the invention were released by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, under the title "Charging …

AI that knows you're sick before you do: IBM's five-year plan to remake healthcare

A mix of artificial intelligence and custom silicon could help people diagnose themselves with a range of conditions before they show symptoms.<p>A chip …

Bat Bot: It's the 'holy grail' of flying robots

When it comes to building flying robots, there's a lot to be learned from the beasts of the air. And researchers have -- we've seen robots inspired by the birds and the bees. The bat, however, is a different story, an animal whose flight seemed perhaps too complicated to unlock.<p>Unless, of course, …

Robotics

How DJ Sures Built EZ-Robot from the Ground Up

“You can spend time on one robot, or share what you’ve learned with the world and have a million.”<p>That’s what my grandfather said to me one summer while I was struggling to build an R2-D2-style add-on for an iRobot Roomba vacuum.<p>Without knowing complicated C, electronics, or mechanics, there were …

VR-controlled Robots could save America

Americans could design, build, and then use VR headsets to remotely operate robots that let us do a larger number of jobs better, creating a new …

Robotics

A Sexy Tablet Keyboard Based On Typewriters

Tactile meets new tech in Lofree's tablet tool<p>There are a ton of tablet accoutrements out there, but those of us who miss the tactile feedback of …

Circular garden walkway cuts straight through Japanese timber home

Serious gardeners love to have their green space as close to their home as possible, but one Japanese couple’s love for gardening has literally come …

NVIDIA Shield TV reportedly can now work with PlayStation and Xbox controllers

If you own either the 2015 or the recently launched 2017 version of the NVIDIA Shield TV set-top box, you might be able to finally use it with some popular game controllers. Online reports claim that owners have successfully been able to pair the official PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One S …

Nintendo Switch Production Being Increased Ahead Of Launch

The new Nintendo Switch console is launching in March and it looks like this may end up being a popular device for the company.<p>Nintendo has now …

'Fallout 4' to get high-res texture pack on PC, official PlayStation 4 Pro support next week

Bethesda on Monday revealed that beginning next week, it’ll be rolling out a high-resolution texture pack for the PC version of Fallout 4. Official …

Is this the smartphone of the future?

Our gadgets often aren’t much to look at. For the most part they are functional, but they are not always beautiful. Our modern gadgets have looked …

Gear & Gadgets

Jack Wireless Audio Adapter

Bring your favorite headphones to the 21st century with the Jack Wireless Audio Adapter. Compatible with virtually any set, this device gives any …

A Designer Lists Her Three-Story Live/Work Loft in Orange County For $525K

From the front of the Santiago Street Lofts in downtown Santa Ana, California, it may not look like a residence at all—due to its industrial garage door facade. However, inside lies an interior designer's modern live/work loft space that’s available to buy for $525K.<p>As Orange County’s first …

Eco Homes That'll Change The Way You Think About Sustainability

Green design that just happens to look gorgeous.<p>Nowadays, the mark of a successful home isn’t determined by whether or not you used Carrera marble in …

The Complete Beginner’s Guide to VR 360° Cameras

VR is a HOT topic. This guide is for all of the upcoming content creators that want to start shooting their own 360 VR videos for the world to enjoy. …

One DC Comics Villain May Not Be In Justice League After All

New <i>Wonder Woman</i> details tease Diana’s team of ragtag soldiers. Richard Kelly is interested in making a new <i>Donnie Darko</i>. Finn Jones teases Danny …

Comics

For $1.395M, a post and beam with contemporary finishes in Hollywood Dell

Its large wood deck offers lovely views<p>This two-story post and beam was built in 1957, but it has been given a lot of contemporary upgrades—and it doesn’t feel vintage at all. Those upgrades include concrete finishes, stainless steel appliances, and metal staircase railings.<p>On the top level, the …

Living Rooms