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Drop and give me a bookcase: Learn basics of using power tools with Drill Sergeant

University of California, Berkeley Ph.D. student Eldon Schoop has developed an innovative new way to teach people how to use power tools called Drill Sergeant. The system incorporates a set of installable sensors and head-up…

Tesla just moved one step closer to SolarCity acquisition

The FTC has approved the Tesla SolarCity Acquisition. There are more steps to go in the process, but the FTC has ruled out antitrust concerns. The SEC still has to review the transaction and shareholders still have to vote.

To build a better battery, Dyson will spend $1.4 billion, enlist 3,000 engineers

Invention-centric Dyson is set on developing the world's longest-lasting, most reliable, and safest lithium-ion battery, employing thousands of engineers and investing billions of dollars.

Nintendo strengthens its supply chain with purchase of console distributor Jesnet

Nintendo has just purchased Jesnet, one of the largest video game distributors in Japan. It almost exclusively distributes Nintendo product, and the purchase will help vertically integrate Nintendo's supply chain.

Knock and the door shall be see-through: New LG fridge door goes transparent

We have all opened the fridge and stood there looking at its contents. At some point someone has told us to close the door. Now LG has come up with the perfect solution with its InstaView refrigerator.
Home Theater

RHA shows off two high-end headphones, first-ever headphone amp ahead of IFA 2016

RHA has jumped ahead of the crowd for the upcoming electronics blitz that is IFA 2016, unveiling two new headphone models, as well as the company's first-ever portable headphone amplifier and DAC, the Dacamp L1.

'Fallout Shelter' delivers new quests and special events with latest update

Bethesda has updated its popular free-to-play PC game and mobile app Fallout Shelter, giving amateur vault overseers access to a series of game-changing quests and special events that will roll out on a regular basis in the months ahead.
Movies & TV

Watch a clip from the upcoming Leonard Nimoy documentary ‘For the Love of Spock’

The Leonard Nimoy documentary, For the Love of Spock, is coming just in time for the 50th anniversary of Star Trek: The Original Series. Gravitas Ventures has released a clip, showcasing the film to come.

Leaked image shows the LG V20's front, secondary display

The LG V10 was a welcome surprise last year, and LG might be looking to spruce up its mobile division with the launch of the V20 before the end of September. Here's what we think we know about it.
Cool Tech

Smart solution for cleaning up oil spills was inspired by nature

Researchers in Germany have created a new material capable of capable of mopping up large quantities of oil, while remaining water-resistant -- and as one of its investigators tells Digital Trends, it's inspired by nature.
Virtual Reality

'Rick and Morty' co-creator is bringing his unique sense of humor to virtual reality

It's no secret that Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland is interested in virtual reality, but alongside former Epic Games producer Tanya Watson, he's finally realizing that dream with the founding of Squanchtendo.