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Admin January 20, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Researchers from Harvard have developed a way to make 3D printed objects more durable, but the technique works with the same plastics already used in consumer machines. It turns out making a stronger 3D object is as much about the […]

Admin January 20, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. DETROIT — Trucks, trucks, trucks. And SUVs. Oh, plus some cars. The introductions at this year’s North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) were further proof that the US is moving away from sedans. Most of the key introductions were pickup […]

Admin January 19, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. A power hiccup on Earth is probably little more than an annoyance, but it could be deadly during a theoretical deep space or Mars mission. NASA is looking into ways to power life support and scientific instruments reliably during future […]

Admin January 19, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Many of the previously dumb devices in our homes are getting smarter with the advent of internet-connected lights, thermostats, and more. Surely the windows can’t be smart, can they? A team of engineers from the German Friedrich-Schiller University Jena have […]

Admin January 18, 2018

One of the offshoots of CES this year was a CoinAgenda event. It was attended by over 1,000 folks paying about $ 1,000 each to hear and learn about Bitcoin and blockchain startups, and judge a variety of ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings). Bitcoin bubble or not, blockchain-based technology is here to stay. Maybe some other […]

Admin January 18, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Recently it seems like smartphones have been having all the fun when it comes to computational imaging tricks. Portrait mode, bokeh, and synthetic telephoto are all the rage. But high-end camera maker Hasselblad doesn’t want to be left out. Its […]

Admin January 18, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Most of the time, when we talk about drones and drone warfare, we’re talking about aircraft. A leaked draft of the 2018 Nuclear Report prepared by the Pentagon suggests this construction is too narrow — and it confirms reports from […]

Admin January 17, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Hearing improvement technology has marched forward at a slow-but-steady pace, but a new recent law has opened the floodgates. In a rare bipartisan consensus, Congress approved and President Trump signed into law legislation that includes the Over the Counter (OTC) […]

Admin January 17, 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Over the weekend, residents of Hawaii endured 38 searing minutes after a false alarm was broadcast to the entire island chain. A message claiming ballistic missiles were already inbound on Hawaii wasn’t rescinded for nearly three-quarters of an hour, leaving […]