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9 Revolutionary Companies to Watch

Nine little-known companies are working hard to bring game-changing tech to market.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This year is off and running with some extraordinary companies starting to make a name for themselves.<p>I attend countless conferences and meetups. Over the …

Machine Learning

Elon Musk may be gearing up for his strangest announcement yet on artificial intelligence

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO teased that he may have an announcement about "neural lace," a concept he first brought up at Vox Media's Code Conference in June, coming next month on Twitter Wednesday morning.<p>Musk first described neural lace as a brain-computer system that would link human brains with a …

Artificial Intelligence

Ability3D's Innovative 3D printer uses MIG welding and CNC milling to create sturdy metal parts

What do you get when you combine additive and subtractive manufacturing? No, it’s not a math problem that adds up to zero, but rather an …

3D Printing

Tesla's new Roadster, and more in the week that was

Has Tesla succeeded in creating a vehicle that reacts faster than its driver? A recently-surfaced dashcam video appears to show Tesla's autopilot mode predicting an accident moments before it actually happens. It currently takes hours to charge an electric car - but Elon Musk just hinted that …

This Hovering DIY Tablet Holder is Crazy Easy to Make

Soon you could be in bed with a tablet hovering above you.<p>If you're getting ready to spend a weekend in bed avoiding relatives as much as possible, there's no need for you to watch Netflix uncomfortably. DaveHax created a simple tablet stand you could DIY in just a few hours.<p>All you need is …

Gear & Gadgets

Electric Cars Just Got $5,000 Cheaper In Colorado

The State of Colorado just passed legislation granting a $5,000 point-of-sale incentive for the purchase of an electric vehicle in the State, in …

Use these Mac menu bar apps to get more done

These lightweight, powerful and helpful applications will help you get more done on your Mac.<p>Mac menu bar apps are a great way to keep information or services -- such as clipboard managers and calendars -- out of sight but no more than a click away. This makes them great for visualizing status …

Apps

Scarcity mindset is a great way to suck creativity and visionary thinking out of your life

If you consider yourself to be ambitious, this has happened to you. Your alarm goes off, and you’re ambushed by thoughts of the grind ahead; finding that needle in a haystack; denting the universe; the roller coaster that never ends—and many more horrible but unfortunately apt cliches. Today, the …

Self-improvement

Moore’s Law Is Dead. Now What? - MIT Technology Review

Mobile apps, video games, spreadsheets, and accurate weather forecasts: that’s just a sampling of the life-changing things made possible by the …

Moore's Law

Artveoli combines algae and microfluidics to generate fresh air indoors

Live in any major city, be it London, Paris, Los Angeles or Shanghai, and you’ll be all too aware that air pollution is a huge and growing problem. At the same time, indoor air quality can suffer because of attempts to reduce buildings’ energy consumption to make them less pollutive to the outdoor …

Carbon Dioxide

WaterO brings reverse osmosis drinking water to the kitchen table

A month before Disrupt, Yu Zhou sent us an email titled, “We want to help solve the Flint water problem.” WaterO’s CEO wasn’t claiming to have the catchall solution to the lead problem plaguing the Michigan city, but his company was in a unique position to lend a hand.<p>Since then, the Los …

Water

Virtual reality will revolutionize media content but VR headsets need to evolve

Virtual reality can deliver on its promise to bring new and immersive experiences to the masses, but the current iteration of hardware will need to evolve first.<p>That’s the view shared by NextVR co-founder Dave Cole and Shanna Tellerman, co-founder and CEO of Modsy, two VR industry veterans who took …

Virtual Reality

The Information Age is over; welcome to the Experience Age

Twenty-five years after the introduction of the World Wide Web, the Information Age is coming to an end. Thanks to mobile screens and Internet everywhere, we’re now entering what I call the “Experience Age.”<p>When was the last time you updated your Facebook status? Maybe you no longer do? It’s been …

App Store

Hyperloop Company Releases Details On How It Will Make Pods Float

By using "passive magnetic levitation," Hyperloop Transportation Technologies hopes to build affordable and reliable hyperloop tracks and pods.<p>For all the hyperloop hype, there are few details regarding how a magnetic levitation, pod-hurtling super track will achieve the proposed goal of 700-mph …

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Lands On Drone Ship--Again

Get used to it<p>SpaceX has done it again. After successfully launching a Japanese broadcasting satellite into orbit, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket booster successfully returned to Earth, touching down gracefully on the drone ship <i>Of Course I Still Love You.</i> The landing was particularly challenging--since …

Superhero Costume Creator Designed A Space Suit For SpaceX

If Jose Fernandez has his way, we'll all ride to space dressed like Batman<p>Astronauts who ride with SpaceX will apparently be riding in style. An interview at <i>Bleep</i> magazine has revealed that Jose Fernandez, who designed superhero costumes for <i>Batman vs Superman</i>, <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, and other …

Air Force Wants Swarms Of Small Kamikaze Drones To Defeat Missiles

10,000 drones, when all you need is a knife<p>We haven’t even begun to see the skies of future wars. Since aerial combat first evolved in World War I, it’s taken on a familiar form: scouts that find targets, fighters that attack other planes, and big heavy bombers that unload hell onto the ground …

Bentley Shows Autonomous “Future of Luxury” Pod with Holographic Butler

Luxury automakers are thinking about autonomy as hard as anybody else, and even contemplating what could happen when we get to the era beyond driving. Which is why Bentley has released this sketch of what it thinks this far-distant future could look like: the interior of what is basically Johnny …

Automotive Design

How to extend Wi-Fi coverage throughout your whole home or office - ExtremeTech

By on February 19, 2016 at 9:36 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Now that Wi-Fi is becoming an …

Legendary futurist explains how he plans to live forever

Google's leading engineer and prominent futurist Ray Kurzweil says humans just a few scientific breakthroughs away from achieving eternal life. The first step — watching what we eat.<p>Kurzweil — one of the world's leading minds on artificial intelligence, technology and futurism — has a strategy on …

Singularity

Scientists Give Disabled Rescue Cat Amazing Titanium Legs

Vincent the cat was born without most of his hind limbs, which left him unable to walk. But when Cindy Jones of rural Iowa first laid eyes on him at an animal shelter, she thought he was <i>purr</i>-fect.<p>Jones' daughter, Emily, attends veterinary school at Iowa State University, and thought one of her …

3D Printing

New Cancer Drug Ibrutinib Outperforms Chemo For Some Patients

Chemotherapy is considered the standard treatment for most cancers, including leukemia. But in a surprising new clinical trial, a non-chemo drug called ibrutinib decreased the risk of death more dramatically than the standard chemo protocol in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, the most …

Cancer

Watch someone play the new 'Halo' game on Microsoft's augmented reality headset HoloLens

Most of the videos, which can be found at #MadeWithHoloLens, are a few seconds long and show Microsoft employees messing around with the headset, usually with their children.<p>Other demos show the more serious side to the headset, which could eventually change how we use computers. HoloLens project …

Augmented Reality

Tesla wants to make fully self-driving cars happen way ahead of schedule

Tesla was already no slouch in the autonomous-vehicle world, having released its Autopilot feature into the wild just over a month ago.<p>We sampled Autopilot as soon as it hit the streets and were quite impressed, to put it mildly.<p>But evidently, Tesla's CEO isn't impressed enough. So he put out a …

Tesla

Don’t Miss These 3D Printing and CNC Machine Black Friday Deals

The holiday shopping season is upon us and there is no better time to buy a 3D printer or other digital fabrication device. Some of our favorites from this years Digital Fabrication Shoot Out are available at great prices this weekend. You can find out more about our 3D printer picks in our Buyer’s …

Jeff Bezos beats Elon Musk's SpaceX in the reusable rocket race

Blue Origin, the private space firm owned by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, has just dropped a huge gauntlet in the race to develop a reusable rocket. It just launched its New Shepard space vehicle (video, below), consisting of a BE-3 rocket and crew capsule, to the edge of space at a suborbital altitude of …

Space Travel

Kano starts shipping a DIY HD screen kit aimed at kids

London-based startup Kano has started shipping pre-orders of its latest DIY hardware, the 10.1 inch LCD HD Screen Kit.<p>Unveiled back in September, the company’s build-your-own screen can be combined with the New Kano kit powered by Raspberry Pi 2, initially offered at a special price of $250 for …

Why Tesla isn't holding back on its big Model S recall

CEO Elon Musk doesn't want to merely sell cars; he wants to change the world and end our dependence on fossil fuels.<p>When Tesla rolls out a new car — as it did recently with the Model X SUV — it throws a party. And when something goes wrong, Tesla doesn't do half-measures, as we learned Friday when …

Tesla

Printing the next generation of solar cells

Share selection to:<p>In 2004, Professor Andrew Holmes, now in the University of Melbourne’s School of Chemistry, decided to up stakes in Cambridge and …

Clean Energy

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Infographics