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What Is A Meccano MeccaNoid G15 KS? And Why You Need To Know!

The Meccano Meccanoid G15 KS is personal robot that you can build from over one thousand pieces! When completed the 4-foot tall smart talking best friend is here to stay! Futuristic voice recognition capabilities and over a thousand pre-programmed phrases, comments and witty comebacks, it can tell jokes and play games and entertain all your […]

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Nikola Tesla unveiled one of the world’s first wireless remote controls at Madison Square Garden in New York City in 1898

What is the history of the remote control? Remote controls are one of the most ubiquitous symbols of our modern technologies. Serious electronics connoisseurs might have a dozen remotes scattered on their coffee tables for their entertainment system; even your friends who are less fond of electronics likely have a handful of remotes at their […]

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Japan’s Lost Black Hole Satellite Just Reappeared and Nobody Knows What Happened to It

Earlier this week something happened to make Japan’s brand new black hole satellite suddenly, mysteriously lose all contact with Earth. Now, we have video of it spinning wildly in space—and JAXA has also received a few odd, new messages. After a long, tense silence, Hitomi sent two very terse messages in response to JAXA’s continued […]

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Best Drones Under $100

Currently, U.S. officials estimate that nearly one million consumer drones were sold in the U.S. last holiday season. With that, there is a lot of talk which drone you should buy. Most people might not know that you can get a high quality drone for under $100. Here is a quick look at the top […]

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Watch this trained eagle destroy a drone in a Dutch police video

The Dutch National Police released a video that shows huge birds of prey flying through the air and grabbing small, consumer drones out of the sky. That tradition has been in decline for decades, but now the bird’s keen eyesight, powerful talons and lethal hunting instincts are being used to take out a new kind […]

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Freedom from Comcast? Aereo founder takes on ISPs with millimeter wave wireless internet

Starry aims to deliver broadband-level wireless internet to your home with tech used by the military. Aereo dared to take on the broadcast industry by streaming over-the-air TV channels on the internet — that is, until the Supreme Court ruled that its technology was illegal. Now that company’s founder, Chet Kanojia, is taking on yet […]

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This amazing new Chrome extension blocks out everything related to Donald Trump

There is now a Chrome filter that will get Donald Trump out of your version of the Internet. If this Chrome extension does its job correctly (and my God, I hope it does), you won’t be able to read this piece. In what may be the best and easiest anger management treatment for the 2016 […]

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How to Turn an Old Laptop Into a Chromebook with CloudReady

Google’s version of Chrome OS isn’t available for users to install, but its open source base, Chromium OS, is—and CloudReady, from developer Neverware, makes it dead simple to install it on your laptop. No need to fiddle with drivers or find compatible hardware—just click to install. If you haven’t used a Chromebook in a while, […]

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Introducing The MotoBot

The MotoBot, An Autonomous Motorcycle-Riding Robot That Claims to Surpass Human Skill The Yamaha MotoBot, an autonomous concept humanoid with the amazing ability to ride a motorcycle, recently debuted at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show and became the subject of a new promotion during which the MotoBot sang its own praises.

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Somebody Just Claimed a $1 Million Bounty for Hacking the iPhone

Apple devices are widely considered extremely secure and hard to hack. But as the internet adage says, everything can be hacked—even the new iPhone. Over the weekend, somebody claimed the $1 million bounty set by the new startup Zerodium, according to its founder Chaouki Bekrar, a notorious merchant of unknown, or zero-day, vulnerabilities. An unknown […]

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Command Legendary WWII Warships

Looking for a new game with big guns, high seas and more salt in the breeze than in the chat log? Then take a look at this. Ultimately this game has everything going for it. It’s fun, well designed and well made all round. It looks nice enough and plays well too. If you can […]

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