July 2, 2015, 11:23 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Perhaps our wearables are giving out too much information.
World's thinnest light bulb is just one-atom thick
June 20, 2015, 5:01 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Bulb is made using graphene — an ultra-thin, ultra-strong form of carbon — as a filament.
3-D printer is merely a hint of the revolution to come
June 15, 2015, 9:17 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
In a new world of digital fabrication, computer-driven tools of all kinds will change the way we make things.
Meet June, the toaster oven that thinks it's a computer
June 10, 2015, 5:08 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
The smart appliances will do what we once took for granted: make dinner without burning it.
Is a picture of a slimmer you the way to lose weight?
June 1, 2015, 3:41 p.m. by Lambeth Hochwald
Experts aren't sure that an app that creates a picture of a post-weight loss you is a good thing.
Reality check for 3-D printing as MakerBot closes stores
May 28, 2015, 5:43 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
3-D printing is in that 'trough of disillusionment' stage, but it's not going away.
Back to the future! Real-life hoverboard breaks record
May 27, 2015, 10:48 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
The hoverboard uses propellers to get off the ground, but it is still controlled by the user's feet.
Scotty, beam me up one of those Genie food replicators
May 20, 2015, 3:48 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Some call it 'a Keurig for food,' but that's a disservice. The Genie is much more interesting than that.
Should your boss be able to track you 24 hours a day?
May 15, 2015, 3:31 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
A woman is suing her boss for firing her after she refused to be tracked. Can a company really do that?