James Wev Whetherly

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New Goop Stops Bullets

An ambitious Air Force Academy cadet and her professor teamed up to create a goop that can be used to enhance existing body armor and help keep …

Smith & Wesson

Top Five Helmet Cameras | MCN | MCN

We’ve hand-picked some of the best helmet cameras from the MCN Shop and Amazon to find the right one for you.<p>Here's our top 5...<p>SENA 10C Combination …

The Pixel phone is exactly what we wanted, so of course we’re unhappy

What sort of unobtainium did we expect anyway?<p>There’s a curious dynamic in human psychology whereby as things improve, we sometimes complain about them even more. Respected international philanthropist Mo Ibrahim noted this with respect to Africa in an interview this week: as governance and the …

Phones

How to get extra legroom for free - and other top tips to make your flight more comfortable

No-one over about 5ft6 tall needs to be told that there’s not enough legroom for comfort in economy class these days. The standard “seat pitch” — the …

Long Haul

Heavens to Betsy, Hennessey Is Making a 600-HP Raptor 6x6

The Hennessey VelociRaptor 6x6 has 150 extra horses and 50 percent more wheels than the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor.<p>Six hundred horsepower. Six-wheel-drive. Meet your terrifyingly awesome twin-turbo nightmare: The Hennessey VelociRaptor 6x6.<p>Hennessey Performance took one look at the 450-horsepower 2017 …

Sports Cars

How Can Google Get Away With Making A Phone That Looks Just Like An iPhone?

#Twinning.<p>Yesterday, Google revealed Pixel, a new AI-driven smartphone built to lure frustrated iPhone users away from Apple. And Google is doing it with hardware that’s a dead ringer for the iPhone. Design theft? Or proof that, where form factor is concerned, the phone wars have ended?<p>The Pixel …

Patents

Everything Google announced at today's Pixel hardware event

Kicking off the show at its hardware launch, Google CEO Sundar Pichai touted the shift from mobile to artificial intelligence that allowed for two-way conversation and natural dialogue. He described Google’s desire to build an ‘individual Google’ for each user before detailing some interesting AI …