David Lane

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Lively Monitors Your Elderly Parents Without You Being There

Getting old sucks, but being placed in a convalescent home by your kids sucks even more. For those with elderly parents who still want to maintain …

The JBL Voyager Combines A Portable Speaker With A Subwoofer System

Portable speakers are pretty much everywhere these days; with the proliferation of Bluetooth and the rise of services like Spotify, portable speakers …

AudioOrbs Provides A Sound Experience Of Another World

The AudioOrbs Indiegogo campaign is unlike any other around. For $15,000 you can own your own spherical speaker that you can enter. Only five will be …

Scooba 450 is iRobot's Best Floor-Washing Robot Yet

iRobot released their Scooba 450 full-sized floor washing robot at CES that will replace the 390 model and they say it’s their best robot yet! …

7 of the Best Innovations of CES 2014 (list/sponsored)

<i>Thank you to Sprint for sponsoring this article. Get inspired by innovation and see what’s next at Sprint.com/faster.</i><p>Put down those gifts and pound …

Jelly Is The Best App You Never Knew You Needed

When we have a problem, it’s tough to know what to do sometimes. Sometimes we don’t even know the question to ask. If there’s someone around who’s …

Apps

JBL Authentics L16 Blends Retro Styling With Exceptional Sound

A wireless speaker with supercharged sound and good looks is what you get with the JBL Authentics L16. The walnut-veneered single enclosure with …

Meet KEECKER, The Connected Robot Who Wants To Rule Your Home

The age of robots is upon us and KEECKER is an all-singing, all-dancing smart robot that’s supposed to redefine “the home entertainment and connected …

Sony HTST7 HD Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer Review

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ony’s 46” HTST7 HD Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer is massive compared to other sound bars. By that I mean the sound bar is …

Audiophile

Science Has A New, Cheaper And Spectacularly Creepy Method Of Making Maple Syrup

I spent much of my teenage years in the state of Vermont, and as such, I have an appreciation for real maple syrup, and a deep contempt of the …

The Pocket Drone Captures Beautiful Aerial Photos and Video

Taking aerial photos and video is a breeze when you have the Pocket Drone helping you! As the world’s first multicopter that’s powerful enough to …

Ingeniously Simple Solar-Powered Charger

Designers Kyuho Song and Boa Oh have developed a solution to having no electrical power source to plug into on the go. While our advancing technology provides countless benefits, it has also added to our modern day inconveniences. One such annoyance that nearly everyone can relate to is having your …

Solar Panels

Detroit Auto Show 2014 in Pictures

Detroit Auto Show

Mother’s Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

Google’s Nest Is Great, But Is Your Kitchen Now The Smartest Room In The House?

Odds are, next time you throw a party, the hottest action will be in your kitchen. (Isn’t it always?) Soon, a slew of connected devices will leave your guests agog.<p>Room by room and appliance by appliance, homes are coming online. Front doors have Bluetooth locks and cameras, bedrooms have a suite …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Whatever Happened To The War On Piracy?

It’s been a long time since the days of SOPA and PIPA, and the period when I published what remains my most popular piece to this day, “You Will Never Kill Piracy, and Piracy Will Never Kill You.” In the face of legislation that threatened the very freedom of the internet in the name of “ …

Take Your Next Flight On This Gigantic Solar Whale-Like Plane

Oscar Viñals, from Barcelona, envisioned the “AWWA Sky Whale” concept plane as a mixture of today’s current designs and future concepts that don’t …

Solar Panels

'Snowden Effect' Threatens U.S. Tech Industry's Global Ambitions

Election officials in India canceled a deal with Google to improve voter registration. In China, sales of Cisco routers dropped 10 percent in a recent quarter. European regulators threatened to block AT&T's purchase of the wireless provider Vodafone.<p>The technology industry is being roiled by the …