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SpaceX’s Mars Colonial Transporter can go “well beyond” Mars

Elon Musk just teased that one of SpaceX’s more future-focused projects might be more ambitious than previously thought. On Twitter, the SpaceX CEO revealed that the company’s Mars Colonial Transporter (MCT) will need a new name, since in fact, it “can go well beyond Mars.”<p>This then promptly turned …

Elon Musk

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Gifts for the Advanced Home Cook

For the adventurous home chef, give the gift of these high tech kitchen gadgets.

Kitchens

NATO is sending its radar planes to coordinate airstrikes against the Islamic State | VICE News

NATO is sending its most sophisticated radar aircraft to help coordinate the campaign of airstrikes against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, the alliance decided at its summit meeting in Warsaw, Poland.<p>Sending the E-3 airborne radars, commonly known as AWACS — an acronym for "Airborne Warning …

Middle East

This Ford Focus ST prototype might hint at a power boost

Aero upgrades could indicate up to 280 hp.<p>If you think the Ford Focus ST doesn't have quite enough punch, but the has RS a little too much, you might be in luck. Ford appears to be preparing something in between. This Ford Focus ST was spied testing on the roads around the Nürburgring with some …

The Ford Focus RS Is Way More Of A Driver's Car Than A Mustang

We know you’re all thirsting for more Ford Focus RS content. So watch this drift-heavy review by <i>Carfection</i><i>,</i> the team formerly known as <i>XCar,</i> and try …

TAG Heuer's Connected smartwatch looks like an actual watch

TAG Heuer unveiled its first smartwatch called Connected at an event today. The 155-year-old luxury watch company turned to its classic Carrera for inspiration. But for the innards of the watch, it tapped into Google for its Android Wear software and leaned on Intel for its sensors and processing. …

Wearable Tech

Samsung says Gear S2 may someday work with the iPhone

Samsung’s latest wearable, the Gear S2, may make its way to iOS at some point, a company spokesperson said.<p>Just as Android Wear has, Samsung’s Tizen operating system for wearables could work as a notification center for iPhones. Speaking to Digital Spy, a Samsung spokesperson said “we are looking …

Gear S2 propels Samsung into sleeker design, focus on apps

Samsung's newest smartwatches work with the most recent Android phones and support Samsung Pay, among other features.<p>BERLIN -- Samsung on Thursday showed the world its newest smartwatch, one that the company hopes will help it regain lost ground in the hot wearables market.<p>The Gear S2, Samsung's …

Wearable Tech

Samsung finally has an elegant smartwatch in the Gear S2

Few companies have churned out as many different smartwatches as Samsung, so it's little surprise the company is showing off a new one -- the Gear S2 -- at IFA. What <i>is</i> a surprise, though, is how much more elegant, more polished the S2 feels compared to just about all of Samsung's previous attempts. …

Smartwatches

At last, Motorola reveals a Moto 360 you can take to the gym

Let's be real: As pretty as the new Moto 360 is, it definitely isn't ready for the gym. That's where the new Moto 360 Sport comes into play. The company hasn't said anything about price or when we'll be able to take these things out for a torturous run -- hell, there wasn't even a live model to …

Name the new Honor smartwatch and win products until 2020

Huawei has been gearing up to launch a small-form wearable for a while now, but doesn’t appear to be able to settle on a name. Originally known as the Honor Band Zero, Huawei has ditched the old title and is asking all of you out there to help the company come up with a better one.<p>As a reward, …

Wearable Tech

Lenovo promo image suggests September 8th announcement for new Moto 360

While the new Moto 360 has been pretty much completely leaked at this point, the new Android Wear device’s announcement date — although assumed to be sometime during IFA — has been largely a mystery. One publication claimed that September 8th would be the date, and now a new promotional image …

Yet another Moto 360 press render image surfaces, possibly shows gold-plated models

The Moto 360 leaks just won’t stop. We’ve seen images front, back and all-around of the smaller Moto 360S and larger Moto 360L, but now Evleaks (by the way, didn’t he retire or something?) has shared images of what could be one of the more expensive Moto 360 variants. They’re probably not Apple …

Mobile Technology

Trusted Lets Parents Book Vetted Babysitters At The Last Minute

Trusted is launching a new service for parents in search of high-quality babysitters — particularly parents who need to find someone ASAP.<p>CEO Anand Iyer compared the startup’s approach to the recently launched senior care service Honor. When you’re looking for a babysitter, Trusted lets you browse …

Startups

Motorola's new Moto 360 smartwatch leaks on Twitter

Sport versions of the second-gen Moto 360 smartwatch have leaked on Twitter, adding two more models to Motorola's already roster of Android Wear …

Android Wear smartwatches come to the iPhone

In a nondescript conference room at Google’s headquarters a few weeks ago, I paired my iPhone to a smartwatch running Android for the first time. I was there to ask Jeff Chang, the lead product manager for Wear, how he’d managed to get Android watches working with iOS and how much they could do …

Wear OS

Samsung's Gear S2 is a classy Tizen watch with a rotating bezel

Remember that time Samsung teased a new smartwatch after unveiling some phones we knew were coming? You should! This was seriously only two weeks ago, guys. Anyway, Samsung is finally talking specifics about the watch -- known as the Gear S2 -- ahead of the murky mobile maelstrom brewing in Berlin …

Samsung's new challenge: Sharing the smartwatch market with Apple

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Wearable Tech

Here’s Samsung’s Answer To The Apple Watch

Last week, Samsung held a big conference in New York. While many anticipated the announcements of the Galaxy Note 5 and the Galaxy S6 Edge+, the company also teased a new upcoming device — the Samsung Gear S2. This new smartwatch looks nothing like the Samsung Gear S. It’s a smaller, more …

Smartwatches

This year's Moto 360 smartwatch could come in two sizes

Regulatory documents filed by Motorola in Brazil show a '360S' and '360L'<p>Motorola could be preparing to launch two new versions of the Moto 360 smartwatch if regulatory documents filed to Brazilian telecoms agency Anatel are to be believed. Documentation for two Motorola products with the model …

Wearable Tech

Humanoid bot goes for a walk in the woods, terrifies nature on the way

Boston Dynamics' six-foot humanoid bot Atlas is breaking out of the lab... and going for walkies in nearby forests. After demonstrating that its four-legged dog robot can now open doors courtesy of a new limb, the Google-owned robot company showed how it's testing the limits of its humanoid robot. …

Fitbit adds Cortana support, Xbox One app coming this year

Fitbit's updated its Windows app for Windows 10. The app features all-new Live Tiles, pushes notifications to the Action Center, and supports Cortana voice commands. Saying things like "Fitbit, I ate chicken for dinner" or "Fitbit, I went for a three-mile run" will see Cortana automatically logging …

Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch makes its fashion debut

Just a day after teasing its upcoming smartwatch at its Unpacked event, Samsung's Gear S2 wearable has appeared beside alien-like models in its first …

Cat Scratch Laptop brings the Internet full circle

Cats love sleeping on your laptop (especially while you're using it), so why not let them geek out with their own cardboard computer perfect for tearing up the Internet?<p>Cats make the Internet fun one adorable video at a time. So it's about time we give them a treat for all that feel-good feline …

Pets

VW's new Golf SportWagen diesel bucks conventional U.S. preferences

In a U.S. auto market dominated by gasoline-powered trucks, SUVs, crossovers and family sedans, Volkswagen is taking a contrarian stand by introducing a new model of its diesel station wagon.<p>Yet despite great reviews and near-hybrid fuel economy, slim sales of its Golf SportWagen TDI demonstrate …

Pebble's next smartwatch is here

Pebble’s latest smartwatch, the Pebble Time, has been widely available for purchase for just a couple of weeks. But the company isn’t slowing down: today it’s opening up preorders of the Pebble Time Steel, with shipments due in six to eight weeks. (Kickstarter backers of the Time Steel will see …

Smartwatches

Is the VW Golf R a Better Value Than the 362 HP Audi RS3?

A battle of brothers.<p>The VW Golf R is one of the best hot hatches of the year. With 296 horsepower, all-wheel drive, and a great DSG transmission, it's a weapon on the road and on the track. It was the hottest hatch you could buy.<p>But then an even hotter hatch emerged from within the VW Group: The …

Volkswagen Golf

Luxury smartwatch maker Olio adds 24k gold to its repertoire

Back in March, Olio introduced a new kind of smartwatch to the world: the Model One. Olio aimed to set itself apart from other smartwatches by going premium; really premium. We're talking surgical-grade stainless steel, precision forged housing, leather sourced from Italian tanneries and basically …