Emerging Tech

Walmart has officially jumped on the meal kit bandwagon

One of the world's largest retailers, Walmart, has gotten into the meal kit market. The company has entered into a partnership with several meal kit companies to sell their products on its website.
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Astronomers have observed the most-distant supermassive black hole

First observed by Carnegie Observatories researchers, the supermassive black hole was found to exist in a quasar dating to some 690 million after the Big Bang -- an eon to us, but brief in the timescale of the universe.
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Don’t put glue in your eyes — unless it’s this superglue for punctured eyeballs

Scientists at the University of Southern California have developed a temperature-sensitive gel that could help deliver on-the-spot treatment for plugging wounds in injured eyeballs.
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Scientists paint the world’s tiniest ‘Mona Lisa’ using strands of DNA

Innovative researchers at the California Institute of Technology have reproduced the iconic Mona Lisa, probably the world’s most famous piece of art, at nanoscale using strands of DNA.
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Delivery robots may not be able to roam freely about San Francisco anymore

As tickled as you may be by the prospect of having little robots deliver your Seamless meals, Amazon orders, or other little luxuries to your doorstep, San Francisco's government don't exactly share in your excitement.
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Scientists say screens hurt our ability to comprehend the information we read

Ever find yourself reading through a scientific article and struggling to wrap your head around it? It may be the fact that you spend too much time staring at screens throughout the day.
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High fashion meets high tech in this 3D-printed store

In a collaboration between 3D-printing company Ai Build and luxury fashion brand Bottletop, a 3D-printed store has recently opened in London and was finished using recycled materials.
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Honda just rolled out 4 of its cutest robot designs yet

Honda has long had a dedicated team working on robotics development. It has recently been working on a set of four robots with a focus on mobility and companionship, and all four of the cute designs will be shown at CES 2018.

Weekly Rewind: Best products of 2017, Google vs. Amazon, Facebook’s top issues

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top tech stories from this week.
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Elon Musk dares Boeing to race SpaceX to Mars

SpaceX founder Elon Musk challenged Boeing's CEO to be first to get a human to Mars. Now that is a competition with some serious stakes! Here's how the crazy Twitter drama went down.
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Watch Nvidia’s powerful A.I. change day into night, and winter into summer

Nvidia has developed some super smart machine learning technology that is able to transform a video of a winter scene into one that looks like it was shot on a sunny July 4 weekend.
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Open source suicide: This 3D-printable ‘death pod’ provides painless euthanasia

Euthanasia is a controversial topic. A new 3D-printed pod could offer a new possible way to achieve a pain-free, but high-tech death. The results are bound to prompt endless debate.