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Computing

Working transporter beams photons just under four miles away using dark optics

Researchers have created a transporter capable of teleporting photons just under four miles. It used an entangled pair of photons and dark optic cables installed by the city of Calgary.
Computing

Some of the finest minds in AI descend upon London’s deep learning summit

Artificial intelligence has never been as present -- or as cool -- as it is today. And, after years as a relative outcast, deep learning has become the most successful and popular machine learning method around.
Cars

Visiting Volkswagen’s breathtaking car towers should be on your bucket list

Volkswagen's car towers in Wolfsburg, Germany, are among the most impressive car-related buildings in the world. Join Digital Trends as we take a tour of the towers to find out how they work.
Business

ULA points to SpaceX's recent launch woes as the reason why it should win contract

United Launch Alliance is pointing out rival SpaceX's recent rocket explosions as why the military should choose its services instead, claiming 111 straight successful launches.
Cool Tech

Australian child golf prodigy takes down drone with a single swing of her club

Eight-year-old Ruby Kavanagh has a swing that rivals golfers five times her age. Her swing is so good that the junior golfer was able to knock a Yuneec Typhoon H hexacopter drone out of the sky with a single drive.
Photography

Sleek and easy to fly, GoPro's Karma is a drone for the masses

We spent some time with GoPro’s first drone, the Karma. Our full hands-on impressions and thoughts on the company’s first foray into flying cameras!
Cool Tech

Tomorrow's medications could be invented by a deep learning supercomputer

A United Kingdom-based company called BenevolentAI is using the world’s most advanced deep learning supercomputer to help improve old drugs and invent entirely new ones. The result could revolutionize the pharmaceutical industry.
Home

One-man brand: The Balldur lamp is also a wireless charger, stereo, and alarm clock

The Balldur is branded as a "multi-function handmade wooden sound lamp." Promising high quality sound and wireless charging capabilities, this lamp may look a bit retro, but there's nothing antiquated about it.
Product Review

Pax 3 vaporizer Review

Discreet and simple, the Pax 3 is still the king of portable herbal vaporizers.
Cool Tech

This company is adopting cinematography drones to detect radiation and gas leaks

A drone company best known for its aerial cinematography work has partnered with the U.S. Nuclear Corp to create UAVs designed to carry out radiation and gas detection from the air.
Health & Fitness

Home on the range: California to start regulating cow farts, manure

As per a new state law, the California Air Resource Board is charged with regulating methane from dairy farms methane. The mandate calls for a 40-percent cut from 2013 levels by 2030.
Cool Tech

Flybrix is a modular drone for kids that's built almost entirely out of Legos

Flybrix, a startup based in San Francisco, has created a drone that can be built almost entirely out of Lego bricks. It's modular, too, and better yet programmable: Its flight computer can interpret commands.