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Tired of folding laundry? Bring this robotic machine into the fold

Since no one on the planet likes folding their own laundry, a San Francisco-based company has developed the Foldimate — a robotic laundry-folding machine that's capable of folding an individual piece of clothing in ten seconds.

Ubisoft reveals 'Ghost Recon Wildlands' environments, special editions

Ubisoft is showing off the vast wilderness featured in Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands as part of an extended promotional event in the weeks leading up to an expected E3 showcase in June.
Cool Tech

Planetary Resources plans to launch Earth-observing satellites as a precursor to asteroid mining ops

Planetary Resources has big plans for the future, but those plans now include an Earth-observing satellite network and not the highly entertaining idea of space selfies. This turnaround is driven partially by finances with the…
Health & Fitness

New implantable device may help doctors fight opioid addiction in U.S.

In the ongoing fight against opioid addiction, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a novel new drug that takes form in an implantable device. The first of its kind, Probuphine may be a game-changer.

Mercedes-AMG GT S not quick enough? A hotter GT R version is headed to Goodwood

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is coming up in June, and the annual racing event often hosts the world premieres of new sports cars. This year, Mercedes-AMG’s hardcore GT R will make its global debut.
Movies & TV

‘Friends’ or foes? David Schwimmer, James Corden, surprise guest engage in rap battle

in the latest segment of Drop the Mic on James Corden's The Late Late Show, the host battles actor David Schwimmer in an epic throw down that delivered a series of low-blow insults. A surprise guest then arrives to put then both…
Movies & TV

Between the Streams: Warcraft fail, Hiddleston Bond, Apple wants Netflix

This week on Between the Streams, we talk about the tepid reviews for Warcraft and X-Men: Apocalypse, a big update in the Tom Hiddleston Bond rumors, Apple's possible purchase of Netflix, AMC's excellent new series Preacher, and…

Heartbreaking GoPro documentary is company’s first to use non-Hero cameras

When We Were Knights tells the tragic story of BASE jumper Ian Flanders. The somber documentary is a departure from the norm for GoPro, and is the first film released by the company to include footage shot on non-GoPro cameras.

Report claims first Xbox One virtual reality game is coming in 2017

An unnamed but "major" development studio is reportedly working on a virtual reality game for the Xbox One, fueling speculation surrounding a possible hardware revision launching in 2017.

‘Manhattanhenge’ arrives this weekend, here’s how to best capture it

If you're in New York City this Memorial Day weekend, the summer phenomenon known as "Manhattanhenge" will make a visit. Find out what it is, and how to capture the event with a camera.

Google's iOS app revs up to high speeds, thanks to Accelerated Mobile Pages

The Google app for iOS is getting a few improvements. The latest update improves the speed of searches, and adds sports highlights and keyboard shortcuts for iPad users with an external keyboard.
Movies & TV

Supervillain to superspy? Tom Hiddleston reportedly in advanced talks to become 007

After Daniel Craig turned down a mammoth, two-film offer to reprise his role as James Bond, it looks like the torch is being passed to Tom Hiddleston. The actor is reportedly in talks to step into the character's trademark tux.