Tech & Gadgets

By Jay Jayasuriya | Technology today

Meet Boston Dynamics’ streamlined SpotMini (TechCrunch)

30 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Is More Powerful Than Technology. It's Even More True Today

For a guy like Steve Jobs, it was a remarkable statement... and it's something we can all put to use in our own lives.<p>Steve Jobs helped create wildly popular products that changed entire industries. (Hello, mobile devices. Howdy, music business.)<p>But while he definitely believed in his own ideas, …

Success

Bose Community, get to know the new SoundWear Companion speaker.

<i>Our dedication to providing you the best experience and flawless performance never stops.</i> <i>That’s why we created the SoundWear Companion, a wearable</i> …

Employment

The Jolt is a $500 electric bike for the masses

Electric bikes range in price but the best ones come in just north of $1,000. Now, however, you can own a foldable electric bike with a 50 mile range for less than $500.<p>The Jolt ebike, created by a guy named John Madden, is selling now at an early bird price of $499. That’s a quarter of the final …

Electric Bikes

Tonight Showbotics: Snakebot, Sophia, eMotion Butterflies

Comedy

Watch Dubai Police test its latest gadget -- a flying motorbike

<b>(CNN) —</b> Dubai Police, already home to Lamborghini patrol cars, self-driving robots and android officers, has decided to take to the skies in what can only be described as a flying motorbike.<p>The vehicle, called the Scorpion and designed by Russian tech company Hoversurf, relies on four propellers to …

Aerospace

Aston Martin’s limited edition submarine is totally my next car

Aston Martin has a new concept submarine designed in partnership with submarine maker Triton Submarines. The project is codenamed “Neptune,” and the concept designs envision a sleek underwater craft with aggressive pointy-ended pontoons and a central passenger bubble cockpit with an unobstructed, …

Aston Martin

Forget old batteries. Here comes the energy storage revolution

Energy demands from developing countries are going to grow by about 10 per cent between now and 2040, according to the US Energy Information …

Batteries

5 Cool Tech Gadgets On Amazon You MUST See | Mindblowing Gadgets

Gear & Gadgets

Sprint and T-Mobile could merge in late October

There have been hints that Sprint and T-Mobile are seriously talking about a merger (again), but how likely is that union, really? Quite likely, if you ask <i>Reuters</i>' sources. They understand that the two carriers are "close" to agreeing on terms, and they could have a deal ready by late October. …

Mobile Technology

700 mph in a tube: The Hyperloop experience

Hyperloop

Hyperloop Explained

Hyperloop

This e-bike can travel 236 miles on a single charge – that's more than a Tesla 3

This e-bike can travel a staggering 236 miles on a single charge, that is further than a Tesla Model 3.<p>The bike comes in 3 different models, the "Prime" has the longest range, the "Top" has a top speed of 50mph, and the "Lite" is the cheapest version.<p>The Delfast e-bike is street legal and the …

Electric Vehicles

The iPhone X is basically Samsung's Note 8 plus Animojis

Apple's new iPhone X is the first iPhone that's drastically different from what we've seen over the last decade. However, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 …

Samsung

Apple Unveils iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

Apple finally unveils the iPhone 8 in all its glory

Apple announced today the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices at the Steve Jobs Theater near its "spaceship" headquarters in California.<p>The new phones …

Phones

Apple iPhone Announcement 2017 Liveblog

Author: Wired Staff. Wired Staff Gear<p>Date of Publication: 09.12.17.<p>Time of Publication: 3:05 pm. 3:05 pm

How to watch the live stream for today’s Apple iPhone keynote

Apple is holding a keynote today at the brand new Steve Jobs Theater on Apple Campus, and the company is expected to unveil new iPhone models, a new Apple Watch as well as a new Apple TV. At 10 AM PT (1 PM in New York, 6 PM in London, 7 PM in Paris), you’ll be able to watch the event as the company …

ABOUT THE NOTE 8

How Long Do Solid State Drives Really Last?

When large-scale flash storage first came to the consumer market as an alternative to conventional hard drives, the biggest concern (aside from …

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: one for the fans

The new Note is the best Note ever<p>A year ago, I wrote that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was the best big phone ever made. It had excellent performance, a great camera, and a refined design that was surprisingly manageable for a device with a large screen. But that glory was short-lived: as everyone …

LG V30 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Samsung is the world’s largest manufacturer but one of its biggest challenges in 2017 has come from its own neighbor, LG. Samsung’s Galaxy S8 flagship saw off the challenge off the LG G6 but fast forward a few months and the battle has intensified with each company’s second major flagship of …

Samsung

We need to shift the conversation around AI before Elon Musk dooms us all

Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are playing clash of the tech titans with their views on AI. It’s a battle being played out in hyperbole-driven headlines and clickbait-optimized soundbites, and it’s currently unclear who, if anyone, will win. (Spoiler: Elon thinks it’ll be the robots.)<p>Unfortunately, …

Elon Musk

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1417

Shark detecting drones, making your Uber location more accurate, updating a Chromebox, mesh routing systems, sharing calendars and contacts with …

Tech News Today

Tech News Today explores the most important stories of the day in conversation with the world's leading journalists live each weekday at 7:00pm …

Dell updates XPS 13 with 8th generation Intel processors

Dell is updating a bunch of its laptops with Intel’s newest processors, the 8th generation Kaby Lake chips. At the top of the list is the XPS 13, which gets the option for two of Intel’s quad-core chips: an i5, running at 1.6GHz with speeds up to 3.4GHz, and an i7, running at 1.8GHz with speeds up …

13 things drones are doing besides flying around your yard

1/13<p>1. Racing at high speed<p>In a way, racing is perhaps the most logical and closest relative to the “just flying around” activity. The competitive instinct always kicks in, and once you get a couple of rules and a dedicated venue, all of a sudden you’re looking at a full-blown sport.<p>Drone racing, …

Drones

Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Top 5 reasons to buy

Hands-on with the Note 8, Android Oreo, and Verizon’s sad new data plans

Plus Space Craft episode two with Loren Grush<p>This week on <i>The Verge,</i> Dieter was able to get his hands on the new Galaxy Note 8. So on The Vergecast, Nilay, Dieter, and Paul go over the first impressions of Samsung’s latest product and what the pricing will mean for future smartphones.<p>Next up, Loren …