Matt Mulligan

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Earin's tiny wireless earphones recharge while they're in your pocket

Bluetooth earbuds like Dre's new Powerbeats aren't actually "cordless." They still have a cable running from one bud to the other, which puts a limit on just how tidy and inconspicuous they can be. A group of former Sony Ericsson and Nokia engineers reckon they can go a step further: losing the …

Mini Drones Are More Fun: Hands on With Parrot's Latest Quadrocopters

Drone flying may still be controversial (for reasons of privacy and safety) — but the inescapable truth is that it is also a lot of fun.<p>There are few …

Nokia Unveils Impressive Foldable Displays

Nokia has demoed its new folding display technology at an academic conference in San Diego last week.<p>At the Society for Information Display (SID) 2014 conference, Nokia showed off two types of high-resolution OLED folding displays that hinted at a possible future flexible handset.<p>The first display …

GE's metallic ink can put tiny sensors inside jet engines

Embedded tech can fit into some incredible spaces, but it can't yet fit everywhere; there are places that are simply too harsh or small for modern technology. If GE gets its way, though, just about any surface will be fair game. Its Direct Write technology uses ink made from either metals or metal …

Move Over 3-D Printing, The Future Is Objects That Morph And Shift Shape

We’re a long way from Ikea bookcases that put themselves together, but the idea of having programmable, self-assembled “4-D printed” objects isn’t as far off as you think.<p>Airplane wings that change form in response to air pressure and temperature. Flat-pack furniture that self-assembles when you …

Honeywell launches Lyric smart thermostat to take on Nest

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Honeywell (s hon) has played around with a variety of connected thermostats, and even offered a Wi-Fi option that let people …