Engineers create brighter, full-color holograms that can be viewed with low light

University of Utah electrical and computer engineering associate professor Rajesh Menon shows off a new 2D hologram that can be displayed with just a flashlight. His team has discovered a … Continue reading Engineers create brighter, full-color holograms that can be viewed with low light

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U.S. to Fund Advanced Brain-Computer Interfaces

Matt Angle’s claim might have sounded eccentric before: for years, he insisted that the key to solving one of neuroscience’s most intractable challenges lay in a 1960s-era technology invented in … Continue reading U.S. to Fund Advanced Brain-Computer Interfaces

Tiny, Lens-Free Camera Could Hide in Clothes, Glasses

The lens-free camera is so thin it could be embedded anywhere, according to researchers. Credit: Caltech/Hajimiri Lab A tiny, paper-thin camera that has no lens could turn conventional photography on … Continue reading Tiny, Lens-Free Camera Could Hide in Clothes, Glasses

Porsche changes its mind on electric vehicles, plans 50% of its production to be electric within 6 years

It wasn’t long ago that Porsche claimed all-electric powertrains didn’t offer enough performance to reach the level that their customers expect from the premium German brand. As their work on … Continue reading Porsche changes its mind on electric vehicles, plans 50% of its production to be electric within 6 years

These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

Scientists, technologists, engineers, and visionaries are building the future. Amazing things are in the pipeline. It’s a big deal. But you already knew all that. Such speculation is common. What’s … Continue reading These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

PRIVAT, a security smartphone based on hardware.

Video via Privat  | For more info Subscribe  The Problem Your photos and videos are the most sensitive data on your smartphone and it is very easy to broadcast them without noticing … Continue reading PRIVAT, a security smartphone based on hardware.

SOM’s diagrid glass tower rises like a Chinese paper lantern in Beijing

A glittering glass lantern has risen in Beijing. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) designed the Poly International Plaza, a three-tower complex located midway between the Forbidden City and the Beijing … Continue reading SOM’s diagrid glass tower rises like a Chinese paper lantern in Beijing

This Dough Can Be Programmed to Make Funny Noises (and Teach Kids About Circuits)

Most grown-ups don’t understand electrical circuits. But a new series of toys from the London-based educational toy company Technology Will Save Us aims to teach your four-year-old the basics of resistance, … Continue reading This Dough Can Be Programmed to Make Funny Noises (and Teach Kids About Circuits)

The World’s Largest Floating Solar Plant Is Finally Online

Yes! The world’s largest floating solar power plant is now online in China. Built by Sungrow, a supplier of PV inverter systems, the 40MW plant is now afloat in water … Continue reading The World’s Largest Floating Solar Plant Is Finally Online

SpaceX’s plan to blanket the world in internet

If you’re reading this, you have an internet connection. But many people around the world don’t have one, something that Elon Musk’s SpaceX aims to change. The company has long … Continue reading SpaceX’s plan to blanket the world in internet

ILIFE A4s Robot Vacuum Cleaner

  2017 improved version of ILIFE A4. Available in California Powerful suction picks up dirt and dust easily, spiral blade brushes does efficiently cleaning on carpet, sides brushes gets dirt … Continue reading ILIFE A4s Robot Vacuum Cleaner

NASA has developed a futuristic 3D-printed ‘space fabric’

Why it matters to you NASA’s new futuristic space textile could be used for everything from spaceship insulation to cutting-edge astronaut space suits. Never an organization to knowingly fall behind … Continue reading NASA has developed a futuristic 3D-printed ‘space fabric’

Watch Lilium’s successful test flight of the world’s first electric VTOL jet

Lilium has successfully tested its all-electric vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) jet for the first time, and you can watch the inaugural test flight above. The basic concept of a … Continue reading Watch Lilium’s successful test flight of the world’s first electric VTOL jet

Snapchat is doing damage control after its CEO allegedly said the app is ‘only for rich people’ (SNAP)

Snapchat maker Snap Inc. is denying that its CEO, Evan Spiegel, once said the app is “only for rich people” and that he doesn’t “want to expand into poor countries … Continue reading Snapchat is doing damage control after its CEO allegedly said the app is ‘only for rich people’ (SNAP)

YouTube has a secret ‘Dark Mode’ – this is how you activate it

You may have never seen it, but it turns out YouTube has a secret dark mode – and you can activate it too. As discovered by one resourceful Redditor, the secret … Continue reading YouTube has a secret ‘Dark Mode’ – this is how you activate it

Automotive 2.0: The new road ahead to autonomous vehicles

We are witnessing the rebirth of the automobile. It’s quite remarkable if we press pause to think about it. One could argue that much hasn’t changed since the first true gasoline-powered … Continue reading Automotive 2.0: The new road ahead to autonomous vehicles

How to Pull Water Out of Thin Air, Even in the Driest Parts of the Globe

Scientists have developed a device that can suck water out of desert skies, powered by sunlight alone. They hope that a version of the technology could eventually supply clean drinking … Continue reading How to Pull Water Out of Thin Air, Even in the Driest Parts of the Globe

Apple Receives Permit From California DMV to Test Self-Driving Cars [Updated]

Apple has been granted a permit that enables it to test autonomous vehicles on public roads in the state of California, according to the California DMV website. Apple was added to … Continue reading Apple Receives Permit From California DMV to Test Self-Driving Cars [Updated]

Apple Has ‘Secret’ Team of Biomedical Engineers Developing Sensors for Non-Invasively Monitoring Blood Glucose

At a nondescript office in Palo Alto, Apple is rumored to have a small team of biomedical engineers researching better methods for monitoring blood sugar, reports CNBC. Apple’s work on … Continue reading Apple Has ‘Secret’ Team of Biomedical Engineers Developing Sensors for Non-Invasively Monitoring Blood Glucose

For $75,000, you can get the world’s first broadcast-quality 6K VR drone

Why it matters to you As the world turns increasingly to VR content and 360 video for its immersive media, drones like the Flying Eye will certainly come in handy. … Continue reading For $75,000, you can get the world’s first broadcast-quality 6K VR drone

Elon Musk: 100 Tesla Gigafactories Could Power the Entire World

The Gigafactory The Tesla Gigafactory produces lithium ion batteries, supporting the Tesla vehicles and providing low-cost batteries using alternative energy sources. And, in a recent video, CEO and founder Elon … Continue reading Elon Musk: 100 Tesla Gigafactories Could Power the Entire World

AI can predict heart attacks more accurately than doctors

An estimated 20 million people die each year due to cardiovascular disease. Luckily, a team of researchers from the University of Nottingham in the UK have developed a machine-learning algorithm … Continue reading AI can predict heart attacks more accurately than doctors

Taxes in Nordic countries are so simple, people file them by text message

Sean Gallup/Getty Images April 18 — Tax Day in the US— is quickly approaching. Tax day. The procrastinator’s worst nightmare. But while Americans may scramble to organize their paperwork, northern Europeans are … Continue reading Taxes in Nordic countries are so simple, people file them by text message

German coal mine to become “giant battery” for storing renewable energy 

A German coal mine is about to become a massive battery for storing electricity from renewable energy sources. The Prosper-Haniel hard coal mine in the state of North-Rhine Westphalia that … Continue reading German coal mine to become “giant battery” for storing renewable energy