Look for the label before you hop on that hoverboard
February 8, 2016, 7:56 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
It's shocking that hoverboards have been sold without any kind of testing or approval. Here's what to look for.
Ahead of Valentine's Day, GE calls it quits with the CFL bulb
February 1, 2016, 3:47 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Don't let the door hit you on the way out, pigtail.
Indonesia's 'Iron Man' claims to have invented a bionic arm
February 1, 2016, 2:49 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Despite doubt from scientists, I Wayan Sumardana's 'mind-reading' bionic arm has captured international attention.
Google's solar-powered drones aim to bring high-speed Internet to all
February 1, 2016, 9:48 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Search giant's 'Project SkyBender' is currently testing in secret at Virgin Galactic's HQ in New Mexico.
Google's artificial intelligence just won a 2,500-year-old board game
January 28, 2016, 4:44 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Chinese game of Go, considered the most complex board game in the world, may soon have a non-human world champion.
Why do we feel empathy for robots and inanimate objects?
January 25, 2016, 4:59 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Most people experience emotional attachments and reactions to non-alive 'stuff.'
This house in Atlanta keeps 'stealing' people's phones
January 22, 2016, 2:37 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
According to phone-finding apps, Christina Lee and Michael Saba are criminal masterminds. There's just one problem: They're completely innocent.
How the hoverboard became a parable of modern life
January 19, 2016, 12:20 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
It is a demonstration of how fast things happen in the modern world, and how quickly things can come to a fiery end.
Super 8 is back, and it's not hipster retro nostalgia
January 7, 2016, 6:17 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Because as Kodak says, there are some moments that digital just can't deliver.