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New website format is so revolutionary its creator doesn't know its potential

<b>A new web tool has made it possible to format an entire website as a URL string, but it’s such a different way of making websites that even its</b> …

The Morning Download: Nasdaq Blends Artificial and Human Intelligence

By<p>Sara Castellanos<p>Sara Castellanos<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@SCastellWSJ<p>sara.castellanos@wsj.com<p><b>Sign up here for The Morning Download, and get the most important news in business technology emailed to you each weekday morning.</b>• <b><br>Subscribe to WSJ Pro Cybersecurity for in-depth coverage on</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

Honda’s Insane Mean Mower V2 is a Beast

Honda is back with an updated version of the Mean Mower that was first seen back in 2014. This new version has more power and is aiming for a top …

New smart bandages HEAL wounds by tracking inflammation and delivering the right dose of medicine

The days of healing bloodied cuts with a simple plaster could soon be behind us.<p>Researchers have designed a new 'smart' bandage with an in-built …

Research

The Best Entry-Level Receivers for Your Bookshelf Speakers

To get the best out of your bookshelf speakers, or even integrate them in a home theater system that you’re building, you need to invest in a …

Unfazed by Trade War, China EV Maker Forges Ahead With U.S. Push

Byton, the Chinese electric-vehicle startup founded by former BMW AG executives, is forging ahead with plans to enter the U.S. market even as the …

Bitcoin's Lightning Network Could Play Havoc With The Bitcoin Price

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network has been hailed as the saviour of bitcoin transactions — the thing that will allow the clunky and encumbered original blockchain-based cryptocurrency to compete with the likes of more nimble bitcoin cash, dash coin, lite coin and ripple.<p>On bitcoin forums many talk of the …

Bitcoin

Discovering new drugs and materials by ‘touching’ molecules in virtual reality

To figure out how to block a bacteria’s attempt to create multi-resistance to antibiotics, a researcher grabs a simulated ligand (binding molecule) — …

Virtual Reality

Uber’s future depends on convincing a London court it has changed

Uber’s bid to keep operating in the biggest city in one of its most important global markets is about to enter its endgame.<p>Representatives for the company will appear before the Westminster magistrates court in London on Monday, June 25 to determine whether the company is “fit and proper” to …

Sony Music Exec on State of Music Streaming

Cheddar's Peter Gorenstein spoke with Sony Music Head of Digital Marketing Marcelo Perez about the state of music streaming and why vinyl is making a …

Germany plans to put Airbus and Audi’s cool flying taxi concept into the sky

Remember that awesome mobility concept called Pop.up that showed up at the Geneva Auto Show in 2017 and returned again this year, redesigned as …

Entrepreneur Uses $67 Million Life Savings to Acquire a Cryptocurrency Exchange

Earlier this month, it was revealed that Eric Cheng, a Singaporean entrepreneur, spent all of his life savings and sold his properties including two …

Watch: ARKit 2 Further Hints an Apple AR Headset Is Coming

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything about Apple’s rumored augmented reality headset — but that doesn’t mean the company isn’t paving the way …

This Tank-Killer Robot Could Revolutionize Ground Warfare

Will the battlefield of the future be robots fighting robots?<p>A new unmanned ground vehicle pairs a new and deadly anti-tank missile with a robotic platform. The result is a drone vehicle that can kill the most advanced tanks at ranges of up to three miles—and if it gets destroyed, you haven't lost …

Meet Apple’s Security Headache: The GrayKey, a Startup’s iPhone-Hacking Box

Apple is punching back at Grayshift, maker of the GrayKey box, with a change to iOS mobile software that would block the iPhone-unlocking tool<p>By<p>Robert McMillan<p>Robert McMillan<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@bobmcmillan<p>therealrobertmcmillan<p>robert.mcmillan@wsj.com<p>At a conference of law-enforcement …

Law Enforcement

The Lancia Stratos Zero Sounds Just as Crazy as It Looks

Back when concepts were real, running cars.<p>The Lancia Stratos Zero concept is already one of the coolest things on four wheels. It gets even cooler once you hear it run.<p><i>Welcome to Better Than Coffee, your daily dose of car sounds designed to help you kick that caffeine habit.</i><p>Watch the full YouTube …

Elon Musk’s Boring Company approved to build high-speed transit between downtown Chicago and O’Hare Airport

Major validation for a company that started as a lark<p>Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the selection of Elon Musk’s Boring Company to build and operate a multibillion-dollar rapid transit link between O’Hare International Airport and the city’s downtown.<p>The company plans to transport passengers …

US Spy Agencies Want to Store Data on DNA Computers

Government intelligence agencies have a plan to build computers that store information inside DNA and other organic molecules.<p>Intelligence Advanced …

the 2018 Freshman List with The Everyday Struggle

<i>XXL</i> has announced its 2018 Freshman Class—the annual cover where the publication showcases up-and-coming hip-hop acts. This year’s class features …

An end to painful sex for women? New 'wearable donut' promises pleasure for men while 'buffering' women from deep penetration

A springy, stretchy rubber sex 'donut' could put an end to the painful intercourse for women.<p>In the US, three-quarters of all women say penetrative …

Wearable Tech

Galaxy S10 info leak: Release, Reveal timing

A Samsung Galaxy S10 leak this week showed us that while the Galaxy Note 9 will be the star of late 2018, next year will belong largely to the S. …

Best of the Best: The Corvette ZR1 Is One of the Highest-Tech Sports Cars on the Planet

With 755 hp and a 212 mph top speed, it’s the most powerful production ‘Vette yet.<p><i></i>Everyone knew it was coming, and the Corvette crowd has been …

Donald Trump fires back at Robert DeNiro: ‘Wake up, Punchy!’

After a weekend spent vying for peace, U.S. President Donald Trump is punching back against actor Robert De Niro, calling him a “low IQ …

Trump, Kim Begin New Phase of Diplomacy

North Korea’s promise of denuclearization has few specifics; U.S. president says military exercises will stop<p>By<p>Michael R. Gordon,<p>Michael R. Gordon<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>michael.gordon@wsj.com<p>Jonathan Cheng and<p>Jonathan Cheng<p>The Wall Street …

North Korea

The SEC is not messing around, appoints new leader to tackle crypto

If the cryptocurrency world is the “Wild West,” Valerie A. Szczepanik is its first sheriff.<p>On Monday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) …

Destiny 2’s huge Forsaken expansion tries to recapture the magic of the original

The new Forsaken expansion arrives on September 4th bundled with an annual pass for $70<p>Game developer Bungie revealed new details today about its upcoming <i>Forsaken</i> expansion for <i>Destiny 2</i>, which will be the largest expansion since the game’s initial launch in September 2017. In a polished video put …

Destiny 2

Ron Howard Comments on Solo’s Underwhelming Box Office

Advertising [x]<p>by Christian Long<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p><b>Solo: A Star Wars Story</b> is falling short of expectations at the box office, and now director Ron …

First Bumblebee Trailer Delivers Retro '80s Transformers Action

The future of the Transformers franchise might be uncertain, but we're definitely getting at least one more movie. The spin-off <i>Bumblebee</i> hits theaters in December and will focus on the earlier adventures of the much-loved yellow VW Autobot. The first trailer has now arrived.<p>The trailer confirms …

This wearable video rig’s design is comfortable, convenient, & infinitely useful

Seldi’s ingenious curvilinear design makes it a great bodycam or snorricam rig for your phone, action camera, 360° camera, or your DSLR, but what’s …