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How Foam Mattresses Work

by David Holm<p>Apr 11, 2018<p>David Holm is a product quality engineer at Casper. He studied chemical engineering at the University of Minnesota.<p>If you …

The only thing that matters at CES is this self-driving Pizza Hut delivery van

Toyota and Pizza Hut teamed up to announce a partnership that could have the latter delivering hot and fresh pizza to your door without a driver. At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) today, Toyota revealed its autonomous concept vehicle, the e-Palette, a vehicle that may one day not only deliver, …

Paul Fenn Wants to Give Your Electric Company the Boot

Paul Fenn is a little-known consultant with an academic bent, but he may be the utility industry’s enemy No. 1. For more than 25 years he’s been …

Samsung foldable smartphone production to start in November? [Update]

×<b>Update:</b> According to the Korea Herald, Samsung’s mobile chief Koh Dong-jin took a step back from the remarks he did at CES regarding foldable phones …

Linksys unveils a cheaper version of its WiFi mesh router

Last year at CES, router specialist Linksys revealed its take on home mesh networking. Each tri-band 'Velop' tower could serve as a router, range extender, access point and bridge, giving you ultra-fast connectivity in every corner of your home. The only problem? They were fairly expensive — not …

Toyota unveils self-driving concept vehicle for rides, deliveries

1 / 8<p>Akio Toyoda, president of Toyota Motor Corporation, announces the "e-Pallete", a new fully self-driving electric concept vehicle, in Las …

Will This Smart Gun Solve America’s Gun Problem?

A trio of Brooklyn engineering students think they’ve figured out how to make firearms safe. But will it work?<p>More than five years ago, on the …

I Committed to 20 Pull-Ups a Day For 2 Weeks and This Is What Happened

I have a confession to make. I've been going to CrossFit for 18 months and I can't do pull-ups. It was one of the very first goals I had. It was the reason I wanted to sign up for CrossFit in the first place, yet I still can't do one.<p>During a recent WOD (workout of the day), we had to do 14 …

Workouts

Tip: Grip Position and Shoulder Mechanics

Here's a common form mistake that most lifters don't even know they're making.<p>A Common Problem<p>Allowing your grip position or hand placement to …

Harvard Reveals Blueprint for Avoiding Stock Crashes

Robin Greenwood, Harvard Business School professor of banking and finance, explains how you actually can predict crashes in the equity market. He …

Samsung starts shipping the world's largest capacity SSD

Samsung has started shipping the 16TB (well, okay, 15.36TB) SSD it showed off at the Flash Memory Summit in California last year. The company says the positively tiny, 2.5-inch drive has the largest capacity among all the SSDs in the world. It still didn't mention how much one would cost you -- not …

Computer Hardware

Navy SEALs tell top House lawmaker they don't have enough combat rifles

The tip of the spear may be losing its edge.<p>Navy SEAL teams don't have enough combat rifles to go around, even as these highly trained forces are relied on more than ever to carry out counterterrorism operations and other secretive missions, according to SEALs who have confided in Rep. Duncan …

This week in patents: Google pop-up books and flexible phones

Microsoft is working on an emotionally intelligent digital personal assistant. The system determines the emotional state of a user based on certain parameters then based on the perceived state, the system provides the user with feedback concerning an item of content generated by the user or an …

23 Oscars After-Party Beauty Looks That Prove The Real Action Happens Off the Red Carpet

After the party it’s the after-party, and at the Academy Awards, that means the opportunity for a quick-change beauty transformation. Red carpets may call for elegance and glamour, but the post-show festivities are defined by a pared-down, loosened-up vibe, particularly for those who opted to skip …

Salma Hayek

Guide to Build a Solar Panel

Solar panels are great. They are rechargeable and they help you cut electricity cost by using energy from sunlight, which is certainly a free energy …

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.