Innovation / Updated Feb. 6, 2015 / 11:06 PM GMT MIT's Personal Robots Group has created a tiny mechanized zipper that zips itself — good news for the absent-minded among us who forget now and then, but
The smartphone game that ruffled millions of feathers last year is now roosting on a dedicated gaming coin-op If you’re looking for a quick way to burn through all your loose change, veteran electronics
This story originally appeared on Business Insider Samsung just unveiled its newest smartphone, the Galaxy A7, which is its thinnest phone to date. The 6.3mm Galaxy A7 is also thinner than the iPhone which
Om nom nom A star has slipped out of view thanks to the space-time warp it creates as it orbits. The disappearing star is part of a binary star system called J1906. It's a pulsar, which means it's a rotating
Suspiciously high radiation levels around the Austrian town of St. Georgen an der Gusen had long fueled theories that there was a buried bunker nearby where Nazis had tested nuclear weapons during WWII.
Google recently introduced an important new rule prohibiting deceptive promotion of apps on its Google Play store. It’s great that Google is clamping down on spammy advertising. However, the new requirement
John Carmack, co-founder of developer id Software and current chief technical officer of Oculus, is building a virtual reality comic book shop, according to a tweet from the programmer. In January, Marvel
Defiance, the PC and console MMO that ties in with SyFy's TV show of the same name, is transitioning to a free-to-play game starting next month. Coinciding with the premiere of the second season of Defiance
When I was a kid, video games didn't end the moment I turned off the NES. If I wasn’t holding a controller, I had a pencil in my hand, furiously scribbling out maps of Hyrule or alien caves for Samus explore
Microsoft is no longer just a software giant, it’s now a hardware giant. Nearly eight months after its original announcement, Microsoft has completed its deal to purchase Nokia's devices and services today.
Roberta Firstenberg had long loved walking outside and caring for her garden. However, a hard battle with cancer had weakened her so that going outside was no longer possible. In a bid to give her one
The lawsuit between Apple and Samsung does not have Google's name attached to it, but that hasn't kept the company from being involved. Hiroshi Lockheimer, the company's current VP of engineering for took
Game development studio Naughty Dog is teaming up with Dark Horse Comics to publish an art book titled The Art of Naughty Dog, which will be available later this year. According to Naughty Dog's community
Dragon Age: Inquisition, BioWare's next installment in the role-playing game franchise, will feature Kinect-powered voice controls for Xbox 360 and Xbox One, Official Xbox Magazine reports. Although previous
To make up for the lack of an in-game auction house, players have set up a makeshift marketplace on the TESO Elite forums for buying, selling and trading goods, services and other such commerce. Developer
There Came an Echo, a real-time strategy game that uses voice commands, is coming to the PlayStation 4, according to lead designer of Iridium Studios Jason Wishnov. Posting to the PlayStation Blog, Wishnov
Last Life is an episodic adventure game in which the central character investigates his own murder. Developer Rocket Science today launched a Kickstarter for the noir-style game, backed by Double Fine
Patch notes for Respawn Entertainment's first-person shooter, Titanfall, include more information on the first public test for the game's new Private Match mode. Respawn Entertainment announced the arrival
The reason this bug is so scary is because it's a flaw in a very popular bit of software that is supposed to protect sensitive information, like passwords and credit cards. The flaw is in software called
The Internet of Things is headed to your mouth. Paris-based Kolibree is today launching a Kickstarter campaign for its connected electric toothbrush, a product that first caught our eye at CES in January.
Innovation Amazon apparently is making progress on its goal of eventually delivering small packages to your home by drone. In his annual letter to shareholders, made public Thursday, CEO Jeff Bezos provided
An alleged bill of materials for Apple's upcoming iWatch has surfaced, with supply chain sources indicating that the product will launch in the third quarter of this year, reports Taiwan's Economic Daily
If it looks like a kangaroo and hops like a kangaroo, it could be a sophisticated robot powered by electric drives and pneumatic pumps. After two years of research, German engineers have unveiled a "bionic
Project Ara has only exploded in prominence since Google unloaded Motorola earlier this year, and now we're getting yet another peek at the work in progress. The Phonebloks team just released a video off