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Use Alexa Anywhere With These AI-Powered Smart Glasses

Choose from three frames in three colors (via LET Lab)<p>Many have tried—and many have failed—to create actually wearable smart glasses.<p>Last year’s …

Honda’s cute new robot concepts only want to help

Self-driving mobility vehicles and a companion bot with empathy<p>What does the future of robotics look like? Nobody knows for sure, but Honda seems pretty certain it’ll be cute. At CES next January, the Japanese manufacturer will show off a quartet of new robot concepts, including a companion bot, an …

Robotics

How To: 3 Reasons Firefox Quantum Is the Best Browser for Android

Mozilla's Firefox has always been a highly praised internet browser. Since it's open-source, users know what they're getting without any secrecy. …

Software

How to Build a Smart Home Where Everything Might Actually Work

The smart home future is here... sort of. But really how smart are a bunch of different devices all speaking different languages? Unfortunately, the …

WannaCry: Everything You Need To Know About the Ransomware Sweeping the Globe

A massive cyberattack has been spreading across the globe since Friday, hitting hundred of thousands of computers and crippling major government and …

WannaCry

How to protect yourself from the global ransomware attack

Security experts are bracing for more fallout from Friday's worldwide WannaCry ransomware attack, which has so far affected more than 150 countries and major businesses and organizations, including FedEx, Renault and Britain's National Health Service. But if you're just hearing about this attack — …

Cybersecurity

The Surprisingly Subversive Typography Of Star Trek

With Star Trek Beyond now in theaters, it’s worth remembering how its logo once served as a political statement.<p>For over 50 years, the <i>Star Trek</i> franchise has been exploring fonts that boldly go where no typographer has gone before. In an excellent article on the typography of the Final Frontier, …

Typography

NSA's Hacker-in-Chief: We Don't Need Zero-Days To Get Inside Your Network

“There's so many more vectors that are easier, less risky and quite often more productive than going down that route.”<p>The NSA has caught a lot of attention in recent years when it comes to the use of zero-day exploits, the precious security holes unknown to software vendors that hackers use to …

Cybersecurity

Build a Magic Mirror with a Raspberry Pi and an Old Monitor

One of the trademark devices in nearly every Hollywood blockbuster version of the future is a smart mirror that shows off a daily schedule, clock, …

One Million Cybersecurity Job Openings In 2016

If you are thinking about a career change in 2016, then you might want to have a look at the burgeoning cybersecurity market which is expected to grow from $75 billion in 2015 to $170 billion by 2020.<p>A knack for cat and mouse play may indicate that you have an aptitude for cybersecurity. It is a …

Employment

How to Use a Fog Machine to Deter Burglars

A burglar breaks into your house. Even though the alarm has sounded and alerted police, he reasons that he has two minutes to grab your valuables and …

Best tech products of 2015

Samsung Gear VR<p>Amazon Echo<p>DJI Phantom 3 Advanced<p>DJI Inspire 1<p>XYZprinting da Vinci Jr. 3D Printer<p>Belkin QODE Ultimate Pro Keyboard Case<p>Kenmore 95073<p>Oxo Barista Brain 12-cup Brewing System<p>Anova Precision Cooker<p>Kenmore 72482<p>Samsung RF34H9960S4 refrigerator<p>LG LDC24370ST refrigerator<p>JBL Flip 3<p>Bose …

Gear & Gadgets

28 Ridiculously Amazing Products That’ll Make Your Life Easier

Add some things that you’ll actually use to your wish list.<p>The comments for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

'Star Trek' Superfans Restore Galileo Shuttlecraft to 1960s Sci-Fi Glory

A life-size spaceship prop from TV's original "Star Trek" series, once lost and in shambles, has been lovingly restored to its former glory by …

Pyro mini is a new $150 gadget that lets you shoot fireballs from your hands like a superhero

I test hundreds of products each year that span all kinds of categories. From smartphones, tablets and wearables to clothing, headphones, accessories …

Customize An Open-Source HAL For Your Home

The ultimate DIY AI<p>Engineers Ryan Sipes and Joshua Montgomery wanted their makerspace in Lawrence, Kansas, to be more intuitive. So they borrowed an artificial intelligence system from other makers and used it to do simple tasks, such as controlling the lights or playing music. Then they realized …

Check out 10 technologies that could change your life in 2016

Introduction<p>Forget drones, FinTech and (especially) apps that claim to be 'digitally disruptive'. The big tech trends that will have a significant …

Internet of Things

5 More Maker Projects That Freaked People Out

Ahmed Mohamed is not the first Maker with a project that upset people who didn’t understand it. Technology projects can look scary to the uninitiated. Several big names in this field have had to deal with the reactions engendered by their projects.<p>Their experiences, and Ahmed’s, offer the Maker …

Rick Baker Monster Maker Live Auction Register and Bid Now!

Select your preferred catalog option below or bid now!<p>To view or download the catalogs please read and agree to the terms and conditions<p>I Agree<br>Please …

Auctions

Weekend Projects - BeagleBone Audio Looper

Justice League VS Legion Of Doom

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Nest Adds an Army of New Products to Its Smart Home Ecosystem

Fitness trackers. Cars. Washing machines. Lightbulbs. Cameras. Nest might only really make two products, but it's spent the past year building up a …

Jibo Family Robot: Him - Technabob

Virtual personal assistants are nothing new, from Google Now to Siri and even the navigation system on our cars. A new company called Jibo set out to …

Building Up To Maker Faire: Body Filler Tutorial