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Snapchat's New Sunnies Let You Capture Epic Stories, Hands Free

Oh snap — our favorite video messaging app, Snapchat, just released some serious news. Not only is the company undergoing an entire rebrand and …

6 Ways to Protect Your Precious and Expensive Gadgets from Bad People

You are living in a world where technology is prevalent in every walk of life. You can hardly think of anything in the modern world that is not …

Information Systems

New Wind Turbine Tech Could Use a Single Typhoon to Power a Country For 50 Years

Taking Advantage of Earth<p>We are all farmilar with the tragedy of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, which was caused by an enormous tsunami that …

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MEET THE MAKER – David Alexander Flinn<p><i>YSL talks to him about what motivates, challenges and inspires him in his pursuit of fulfilment.</i><p>Read Past Issues

Autonomous Vehicle

Welcome to the Bedroom of the Future

How will we sleep in the future? With our eyes closed. Other than that, we have no idea. We'll most likely lie down on some comfy surface, and rely …

Interior Design

The 10 Dumbest Smart Gadgets Ever Invented

If these turkeys are any sign of what the "Internet of Things" will be like, maybe we should just take a pass.<p>In the 1960s, the NASA had a problem. Astronauts need to write in zero gravity. After considerable research, NASA scientists came up with the "space pen." The Russian space program took a …

BBC builds a 'holographic' TV to see how we may watch shows in the future

The BBC has created an experimental ‘holographic’ TV to bring to life some of its archive footage. It produced striking footage to show how …

How Uber is helping steer the future of self-driving cars

<b>GWEN IFILL:</b><p>Now: The Jetsons future may be arriving sooner than you think, for better or for worse.<p>Uber is experimenting with self-driving cars. In …

‘Tesla Autopilot was going to hurt our interest’, says Mobileye on Tesla breakup

After a very public breakup in July, Tesla CEO Elon Musk decided to refrain from commenting on his company’s relationship with Mobileye, Israel-based maker of collision detection and driver assistance systems and Tesla’s former partner in the development of Autopilot.<p>But on Wednesday, Mobileye’s …

Everyone should cover up their laptop webcams right now, says FBI director James Comey

The FBI has advised everyone to cover up their computers’ webcams to stop them being spied on.<p>Leaving webcams open means that hackers can break into …

How can we address real concerns over artificial intelligence?

As the use of AI grows, we must acknowledge and tackle concerns to help build public trust in the technology<p>The cashiers’ demands were simple: management must remove the tracking software they had installed in the checkout terminals, or the cashiers would refuse to return to work. The technology …

AI Comes to Work: How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform Business

Artificial intelligence is affecting the world's economy and society. Business News Daily spoke with experts to find out where AI is heading and what …

Socioeconomics

Musk: New Tesla Autopilot Could Have Saved Driver's Life

Tesla Motors yesterday (Sept. 11) announced the latest version of its Autopilot self-driving software for its cars, Version 8.0. In a conference call …

The Headphone Jack Is Gone—But There’s No Need to Panic

Alternatives to the AirPod to make the most of your iPhone 7 (and no, Apple did not invent bluetooth)<p>Last week’s Apple event featured the same cast …

PointShop hack uses AR to aid gadget buying

Another hack presented on stage here at the TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco 2016 hackathon uses AR to contextualize gadgets with the aim of helping consumers better understand what they’re looking at, find a local stockist and even buy the gizmo there and then.<p>The two person team, Yosun Chang and …