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Arx Pax Demos Its New Steerable Mag-Lev Hoverboard

Hoverboards are real, right now, not just in Back To The Future. Today Arx Pax showed off version 2 of its magnetic levitation Hendo Hoverboard that glides above copper flooring.<p>The big advancement is that the mag-lev motors are tilted in towards the board to give it traction so you can shift your …

McLaren 675LT: Built to slay the Ferrari 458 Speciale

If you think this is some garden-variety tweaked 650S, you're missing the point.<p>Measuring a miniscule 1.34 inches longer than the regular 650S, judged purely on its plume, McLaren's 'Longtail' 675LT looks like a classic case of over-promising and under-delivering. But it's not about the tail, says …

Archaeology

Archaeology

Your first look at the 1,160-hp Koenigsegg Agera RS

Nearly 1,200 horsepower moving 3,000 lbs. This is just insane.<p>Koenigsegg hasn't officially unveiled the Agera RS yet—that's coming tomorrow at the Geneva Motor Show.<p>But intrepid YouTuber Marchettino got the chance to walk around the to-be-announced hypercar just now, camera in hand, and, uh, …

Apple And Samsung Join Forces For iPhone 7

Following reports at the end of last year that Samsung’s manufacturing plant in Austin was working on the early batches of A9 system-on-chips (SoC) for the presumptively named Apple iPhone 7, it appears that the South Korean manufacturer will be the lead manufacturer for most, if not all, of the A9 …

Mobile

The 7 WORST Foods To Eat At Night

“The single greatest risk factor is, by far, the time that people eat dinner,” says Koufman. She recommends having supper no later than three hours before bed. But even if you manage to do that, be aware that late-night snacking can have the same ruinous effect. If you are going to hit the fridge …

Windows 10: what Microsoft needs to get right

The latest version of the operating system, which skips straight from 8 to 10, needs to convince users to upgrade to keep Windows relevant<p>If there is one thing we know about Windows 10, it is that the Start menu will not be missing this time. Microsoft, which reveals more details about the latest …

Windows 10

‘I emailed a message between two brains’

Could we one day hook up our brains to the internet? Rose Eveleth investigates a claim for the ‘first’ online message sent between two minds.<p>As internet connections become faster and more of the devices we carry help keep us online, it can sometimes feel like we’re on the verge of spontaneous email …

The Brain

Will autocomplete make you too predictable?

Computers can now identify what you will say before you know yourself, and as philosopher Evan Selinger argues, this could subtly shape your conversations without you realising.<p>Do you know what you really want? Right now, there are computers all over the world busily trying to tell you the answer – …

Text Messaging

Women's Health

13 Things That Are Only True in Porn<p>#3 is so true.<p>Just like your love life doesn’t resemble a Nicholas Sparks movie, your sex life is probably a far cry from what you see in porn. And while it’s fine to use porn to help spice things up—both solo and with your partner—it’s crucial to remember that …

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UK's 5G could make video holograms a reality

Futuristic 5G networks with speeds of 50 Gbit/s could be up and running in the UK by 2020, with holographic video one of many applications for the …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

In an era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter, we’re all required to do several things at once. But this constant multitasking is taking its toll. Here neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin explains how our addiction to technology is making us less efficient<p>Daniel J Levitin Q&A<p>Our brains are …

Productivity

The 12 Most Important Cars From Day One of the Detroit Auto Show

The Sexy Acura NSX, the forward-thinking Chevy Bolt, and the other cars that lit up the floor at the North American International Auto Show.<p>The Sexy Acura NSX, the forward-thinking Chevy Bolt, and the other cars that lit up the floor at the North American International Auto Show.

The Ford GT seems to be production-ready

Look closely, and you'll see features that scream "street legal."<p>It's only day two of the Detroit auto show, and the decision is near-unanimous: Ford's surprise reveal of the awesome GT absolutely won the show. If the mid-engine supercar was merely a nonfunctional show piece, it would still be a …

Ford GT

Hands On With Samsung's 110-inch 8K Glasses-Free 3D TV (My Head Hurts)

If there was a CES 2015 award for Craziest TV That Actually Looks Likely To Go On Sale Eventually, it would surely have been won by Samsung for the 110-inch wide, 8K resolution monster posturing away in one corner of the Korean brand’s CES stand.<p>As well as being larger than most households could …

Televisions