Emerging Tech
Emerging Tech

U.S. firm in talks to use its tech to help find missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Malaysia Airlines' Flight MH370 went missing in 2014. Despite a huge search effort, the passenger plane has never been found, but now a U.S. firm may use its underwater technology in a renewed bid to locate the aircraft.
Emerging Tech

Not-so-hidden figures — Lego’s ‘Women of NASA’ set blasts off

The new Lego set "Women of NASA," which was suggested by science writer Maia Weinstock, will be available next month. The set commemorates the hard work and contributions of four pioneering women from the space program.
Emerging Tech

Prepare for liftoff! 17 upcoming space missions worth getting excited about

The space agencies around the globe are designing an array of sophisticated probes to investigate our galactic backyard and beyond. Here's a timeline of future space missions set for the next decade.
Emerging Tech

These scientists beat the bookies — until the online casino shut them down

A trio of mathematical researchers devised a mathematical system that let them consistently win money at sports gambling sites. They did it by using the bookies' own odds against them, but then the casino retaliated.

Apple nabs top Amazon executive to helm development of original scripted series

Morgan Wandell, an Amazon executive who helped create original series like "The Man in the High Castle," has jumped ship for Apple as they ramp up their efforts to make a splash in the streaming market.
Emerging Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Ultra-grippy socks and dirt-cheap 3D printers

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
Emerging Tech

When protecting medical devices from hacks, is the cure worse than the disease?

Numerous medical devices, such as pacemakers, are at risk of being hacked, but the updates meant to protect these devices can occasionally cause them to malfunction, leading doctors in a difficult situation.
Smart Home

The Moon is a floating eyeball that can control and monitor your house

If you're looking for an elegant hi-tech centerpiece for your smart house, the Moon is a floating camera with a 360-degree range that can monitor your house and integrate with all your connected devices.
Emerging Tech

Live the experience of Blade Runner with the free VR experience 'Memory Lab'

The free VR experience 'Memory Lab' puts you in the shoes of a replicant Blade Runner on the streets of Los Angeles in 2049 as you try to cover up evidence of your own horrific crime.
Emerging Tech

Like a rocket-powered limo, Boosted’s new board boasts a smooth, fast ride

After riding around on the new Boosted 2 Dual+ for the past few weeks, we’re convinced you can’t find a smoother electric longboard on the market right now.
Emerging Tech

The top 10 most expensive drones that you (a civilian) can buy

Okay, these drones may be a bit beyond your budget: Check out the most expensive drones in the world, from industrial giants to highest-end filming tools.
Emerging Tech

Diary from the future: Augmented Reality, circa 2027

If you don’t understand the appeal of augmented reality yet, just wait 10 years. Or save yourself a decade and read this account of what day-to-day life with AR will be like 2027.