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Tractor beam breakthrough could lead to levitating humans

Yes, really. Sci-fi technology that can float objects in mid-air like magic could become reality.<p>Tractor beams have made the jump from science fiction to reality in recent years, but only for levitating very small objects. A new breakthrough could lead to futuristic, far out new uses for the …

Breakthroughs

<b>7 Cryptocurrency Investors You Need To Follow</b> | Inc.com

If you're looking for advice about cryptocurrencies, the most important voices to follow come from those who have put their money where their mouth is. Investors who have poured large sums into bitcoin, ethereum and other blockchain-backed currencies aren't just telling other people what to do. …

Cryptocurrency

The Most Futuristic Predictions That Came True in 2017

The trouble with the future is that it never seems to arrive. That’s why we call it the future. We consequently have this bad habit of taking the …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple says color and hue shifting, OLED burn-in expected on iPhone X

iPhone X is finally arriving to customers today, and with it comes the new 5.8-inch OLED screen that Apple calls the Super Retina display. iPhone X is the first model that uses this screen technology, and with it comes a few disclaimers…<p>Namely, Apple wants customers to expect color and hue shifting …

Galaxy Note

Price Breakthrough Makes Planar Headphone Technology Available To Everyone

There are three types of headphone technologies: dynamic, planar and electrostatic. The overwhelmingly popular headphone technology is dynamic because it’s a simple voice coil surrounded by a magnet. The advantages are its energy efficiency, smallish size and affordability. However, the main …

Audiophile

Inspiring Kitchens You Won't Believe are IKEA

There's a reason IKEA cabinets are such a popular choice for new kitchens: they're incredibly affordable. The cabinets are also quite versatile, …

IKEA

The inflammation-fighting oil you’ll want to use with pretty much every meal

If you fight allergies, digestive problems, irritated skin, headaches, or even serious chronic health problems, then you might be familiar with …

Kickass Alternatives to Traditional Upper Kitchen Cabinets

Home trends have moved towards a more open kitchen, and away from traditional closed cabinets that often feel bulky. We've noticed many other types …

Kitchens

Alzheimer's treatment within reach after successful drug trial

Tablet that ‘switches off’ production of toxic amyloid proteins could be first treatment licensed in a decade if it is also shown to slow mental decline<p>An Alzheimer’s drug has been shown to successfully target the most visible sign of the disease in the brain, raising hopes that an effective …

Dementia

World's thinnest, lightest VR headset looks just like a pair of sunglasses

I had my doubts when China's Dlodlo (pronounced "dwaw dwaw") announced the V One, the world's thinnest and lightest VR headset back in April.<p>It …

The man behind HTC One talks design, Nextbit and antenna lines

You may not know Scott Croyle’s name, but you definitely his products. Before leading the charge at Nextbit to bring us the Robin, Croyle was the lead designer at HTC, and is responsible for the M7.<p>We caught up with Croyle at Tech Open Air Berlin to discuss what he’s up to, and take him to task …

Sony's Xperia XA Ultra is all screen, and even more camera

Selfie-obsessed shutterbugs after a stylish statement phone will be drawn to this 6-inch device like moths to a flame.<p>Sony has yet to put its freshly introduced Xperia X smartphone range on sale and it's already updating the lineup with a new 6-inch model.<p>Enter the Xperia XA Ultra. It might be late …

Phones
Architecture

Best iPhone 6 cases and iPhone 6S cases

iPhone 6S, 6S Plus, 6 and 6 Plus cases galore<p>Speck MightyShell + Faceplate<p>Otterbox Defender Series<p>Otterbox Symmetry Series<p>Zagg Shockguard<p>Spigen Neo Hybrid Series<p>Spigen Ultra Hybrid Tech Series<p>Mophie Juice Pack Reserve<p>Moshi iGlaze Luxe<p>Speck CandyShell Inked<p>Otterbox Strada Series<p>PureGear Slim<p>Otterbox …

Phones

What Are Some Interesting Industrial Applications for Ceramic?

Share your industry knowledge via Core77's discussion topic of the week<p>This week we bring you our pressing topic of the moment straight from our …

Ceramics

Get a better handle on photos with LG G5's Cam Plus (pictures)

Mobile Photography

Best iPhone SE and iPhone 5S cases

iPhone SE and 5S cases galore

Phones

New Details Reveal Samsung's Next Gamble

We’re close.<p>Samsung has been not-so-quietly ramping up its plans to launch the next step in smartphone technology: bendable devices.<p>The Korean tech giant has openly talked about the technology for years now. But as I’ve noted, Samsung has been increasingly covert with its future foldable plans; …

Mobile

Guide to Decorating with Flowers for Easter

Lilacs, tulips, cherry blossoms, ranunculus, it’s the time of year when you begin seeing blooms like these popping up outside your window. While you …

130 Kitchen Designs To Browse Through For Inspiration

There’s a time to be practical and there’s a time to look beautiful. When discussing interior design, it’s not a matter of choice but rather an issue …

Interior Design

Purported iPhone 7 chassis pictures show redesigned antenna lines, new larger camera

It is new iPhone rumor season once again: Following case leaks for Apple’s next-generation iPhone models last week, expected to debut in fall, an image purports to show technical drawings for the iPhone 7 chassis (via NowhereElse.fr).<p>The images show the back of the phone. At first glance, it’s …

Znaps Magnetic Charging Adapter

Owners of MacBooks know how convenient it is to have magnets handling the connection to your charger. Znaps Magnetic Charging Adapter aims to bring …

Tech Trends

Sony's 2016 Xperia X-series Include Breakthrough Qnovo Battery Tech

It looks like we’ll finally see some breakthrough battery improvements introduced this year and Sony, not Apple or Samsung, is the manufacturer bringing it to its latest smartphones. Sony’s 2016 lineup of Xperia smartphones, launched at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Spain today, will include Qnovo …

Galaxy Note

We'd Max Out Our Credit Cards for These Gorgeous Kitchen Appliances

Dream kitchens alert.<p>Is it possible to be attracted to a shiny kitchen appliance? The hottest celebrity in the world could be opening a Meneghini La Cambusa refrigerator and we'd be all: You're blocking the view! From retro ovens to sleek transparent fridges, get ready to fall in love, or at least …

New Sony Xperia C6 render shows off bezel-less display, looks drop dead gorgeous

A high-quality render of Sony’s unannounced Xperia C6 smartphone has been released by a reliable tech leaker on Twitter. The Xperia C6, if the newly released render is to be believed, looks a lot like Xperia C5 Ultra, which was introduced back in mid-2015. Just like the C5 Ultra, the new Xperia C6 …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S7 Leak Reveals Exciting New Features

Samsung’s upcoming brand new Galaxy S7 might not be the revolutionary upgrade some are expecting. But it might bring back some much loved features and some new, exciting ones. Check out my video above for more.

Samsung Galaxy S7

Google now lets you customize your OnHub router so it blends in with your home

Earlier this year, Google launched OnHub, a new router that would defy all those that came before it. One of the main selling points at the time was that it was “really ridiculously good looking.” It is, but that’s because it bucks the conventional design routers have had over the past few years. …

BLU Life One X is official, 5.2-inch full HD $99 Moto G competitor with octa-core MediaTek chip

As low-end smartphones go, few are as popular on Amazon as BLU’s unlocked budget-friendly Android phones. If it already had a reputation for offering great bang for your buck, it will only get stronger with the newest device in its lineup. The BLU Life One X has just been launched, it costs under …