Marty Burke

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Michelin wants to reinvent the wheel for the driverless age

Airless, indestructible, and 3D-printed from orange zest (among other biomaterials)<p>They’re completely airless, last virtually forever, and could be the perfect tire for our autonomous future. Michelin, the 128-year-old tire manufacturer based in Clermont-Ferrand, France, recently unveiled a …

A condom-free male contraceptive takes a step closer after successful trial in monkeys

A condom-free form of male contraception is a step closer after the gel successfully passed a year-long trial in primates.<p>Academics from the …

Monkeys

'New Jihadi John' appears in ISIL execution video

LONDON — The Islamic State released a new video purporting to show the killing of five hostages who the militant group said were spying for Britain in Syria.<p>In the footage released online Sunday, a masked man with a British accent calls British Prime Minister David Cameron a "slave of the White …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Four ex-Skype engineers are desperate to make their messaging app go viral

Fleep allows people to IM each other, and keep files and pinned notes synced across multiple devices. In order to message someone over Fleep, the user needs to enter the recipient's email address or Fleep username.<p>Ultimately, Fleep wants to change the way businesses and individuals communicate. …