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Watch the world’s most powerful tractor beam levitate its biggest catch

It’s a far cry from levitating a space ship—or even a human being—but a tractor beam armed with 192 loudspeakers has just levitated its heaviest …

Physics

LG has released an affordable laser projector

$1,500<p>Laser projectors aren’t exactly cheap, and portable ones will cost you even more. That’s why LG’s $1,500 ProBeam laser projector is notable — it’s (relatively) cheap and can be moved without much hassle.<p>The 4.6-pound ProBeam, which is about the size of a football, can project up to 2,000 …

StumbleUpon

Ask Ethan: What's The Deal With The Speed Of Light?

Nothing in the Universe can move faster than the speed of light in vacuum. 299,792,458 meters per second. If you’re a massive particle, you can only approach — but never reach — that speed; if you’re a massless particle, you are compelled to always travel at exactly that speed so long as you’re …

Physics

How To Install iCleaner Pro On iOS 10 Without Jailbreak

Here's how to download and install iCleaner Pro for iOS 10 on iPhone or iPad. No jailbreak is required for this to work.<br>[ Continue reading this over …

Nuzzle - Your GPS Pet Tracker

Nuzzle GPS Collar<p>Ultra-reliable GPS + the Nuzzle app = pet peace of mind, all without an extra monthly fee<p>If your pet ever decides to wander off, …

Microsoft Flow and PowerApps get a public launch November 1st

Flow, Microsoft's in-house version of IFTTT, has been in preview mode since April, but the folks at Redmond are finally ready to open the service up to the general public. Starting November 1, Flow will be available in 42 languages worldwide, alongside PowerApps -- Microsoft's code-free …

Hands on: Epson BT-300

Augmented reality is in its infancy – experts believe virtual reality will be the big thing over the next few years, and augmented reality will take …

Dogs

New hydrogen discovery could make room-temperature superconductors a reality - ExtremeTech

By on January 12, 2016 at 10:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Hydrogen is everywhere — it …

Hydrogen

mJoose Smartphone Battery Case Also Improves Your Signal (video)

If you find your smart phone signal strength is a little poor in certain areas you frequent on a daily basis, you might be interested in a new …

Apple Watch Photo Face Gallery Offers Cool Customization

Twitter user and Apple Watch aficionado Stefan Poulos of Poulos Collective has posted a series of wearable wallpapers he’s designed for use with …

Apple Watch

Extended DAC Shield For Arduino Projects Unveiled

Mayhew Labs have unveiled a new DAC add-on board they have created for the Arduino platform in the form of the Extended DAC Shield that takes the …

Everything Apple announced at its September 2015 event

A couple hundred hints later, Apple has finally revealed what Siri had up her sleeves… along with a slew of other announcements.<p>Here’s a quick recap of everything you need to know from today’s keynote. As always, click through to the full articles for more details.<p>Apple Watch x Hermes, plus a few …

Smart TV

Kodak Pixpro SP360-4K Offers 360 Degree 4K Ultra HD Photography For $500

During IFA 2015 this month Kodak unveiled a new addition to their range of action cameras with the launch of the Kodak Pixpro SP360-4K (pictured …

Gear & Gadgets

Earin – The World’s Smallest Wireless Earbuds

Earin is the smallest, wireless earbuds available on the market. Two earbuds that together function as one Bluetooth headphone, no cables, no …

Tech Trends

LG PV150G LED Minibeam Projector Launches For $350

LG has this month launched a new minibeam projector in the form of the LG PV150G that uses LED illumination and is capable of providing up to 30,000 …

Opener For iOS Lets You Open Web Links In Your Apps Instead

If you’re a nerdy sort of iPhone user, then you know the frustration that comes from tapping a link on the web and then being directed to some crappy mobile website for the app instead of the lovely, native version you already have installed on your phone. For example, a link in a news article …

Tech Specs » Camera. Reinvented. Lily - Next Gen Drone

Geofencing<p>Helps prevent flight into restricted areas.<p>Smart Hover™— Helps maintain the drone’s position in wind<p>Lily Next-Gen returns to last known …

The US Navy is giving up on fighter pilots and turning to drones

The US Navy is planning to stop using crewed fighter jets in the coming years, according to Navy secretary Ray Mabus, turning instead to uncrewed aerial vehicles and drones to perform missions at sea, on land, and in the air. Speaking at the Sea-Air-Space 2015 conference on Wednesday, Mabus said …

America's airline CEOs cry foul about foreign competition

Chief executives of America's largest airlines brought their campaign against Persian Gulf carriers to Chicago this week, claiming three Middle East airlines benefit unfairly from government subsidies.<p>On Tuesday, those U.S. carriers released what they call a "massive cache" of financial documents …

Rock Hall of Fame postscript: Rock 'n' roll without the drugs?

“Sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll!” has been the rallying cry in rock music for the last half-century, yet some of the most moving moments during Saturday’s induction ceremony at the<p>Rock and Roll Hall of Famein Cleveland revolved around musicians who got sober — and those who didn’t.<p>That wasn't lost on …

John Mayer

GE announces first FAA approved 3D-printed engine part

We've only just begun to see the huge impact 3D-printing technology will have on manufacturing, and the aerospace industry is a prime example. …

3D Printing

$150 laser pointer can stay steady even if your hands can't

Is there a market for a $150 laser pointer when you can get one anywhere for a few bucks? Maybe, in special cases or, as the creators of SteadyLaser believe, if the user shakes like a leaf when he has to speak in public. SteadyLaser promises to cancel out tremors through a mechanism that separates …

How to record your iPad screen using QuickTime Player on your Mac [UPDATED]

While I was surfing around the internet the other day, I came across a procedure that allows you to record the screen of your iOS device using QuickTime Player on your Mac. As someone who could really benefit from this feature for demonstrative purposes, my curiosity was definitely piqued. Add to …

Flic – The Wireless Smart Button

The wireless button that creates a shortcut to your favorite actions on your phone. Flic is a simple and stylish wireless button that lets you create …

iOS

The Equil Smartmarker Records Everything You Write

It’s been just over five months since we checked out the Equil Smartpen, a gadget that lets you record your notes and doodles to the cloud and even convert them to text. Today we’re checking out their new Smartmarker, which does the same thing but on any erasable surface.<p>Out of the box, the two …

With Curie, Intel hopes to break new ground in wearables, sensors, and the Internet of Things - ExtremeTech

By on January 8, 2015 at 10:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Every CES has at least theme — a …

Internet of Things

Jalousier

A device that automates venetian blinds. Jalousier adjusts blinds based on the weather, time, ambient light and room temperature. You can also …

Weather

Mathematician Suggests New Way Get To Mars On A Budget

Sometimes the cheapest distance between two points is not a straight line<p>In 1991, Japan's budding space agency sent its first spacecraft to the moon: Hiten, alongside a smaller orbiter named Hagamoro. Hagamoro was supposed to orbit the moon, but mission control lost contact with it after it …

The year in reviews: a look back at the best gadgets of 2014

It's been quite a year in products here at the Engadget offices. Not only have we looked at the latest flagship phones and hottest laptops, but our reviews have run the gamut from VR headsets to WiFi Crock-Pots. We've worn lots of smartwatches and fitness wristbands on our arms, tried out an …