Emerging Tech
Emerging Tech

Portable CNC cutter robot is a must-have for any MakerLabs

What happens when you cross a CNC milling machine with autonomous robotics technology? The answer is a product like Goliath CNC, a portable and autonomous CNC machine tool, which just hit Kickstarter.
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Puerto Rico's governor wants Elon Musk to renew the island's electrical grid

Elon Musk reckons that Tesla could not only rebuild Puerto Rico's destroyed electrical grid, but improve upon it — and the island's governor has expressed an interest in making it happen.
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The world’s most precise clock keeps time within quadrillionths of a second

Think your watch is accurate? An international team of physicists have developed a new ultra-precise atomic clock capable of measuring time down to a couple quadrillionths of a second.
Movies & TV

The best tech-focused documentaries of all time

Love tech? Enjoy documentaries? Then, boy, are you going to love our round-up of the best tech documentaries available for your viewing pleasure. From video games to space travel, we've got it all.

Weekly Rewind: Translating headphones, tech flops, Tesla trucks, and more

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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A Phantom 4 drone hit a helicopter over New York and the drone came out worse

The occupants of an Army helicopter flying over New York had a lucky escape recently when it collided with a Phantom 4 drone. It's believed to be the first known case of a drone colliding with a manned aircraft in the U.S.
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Amazing SpiderMAV drone fires off webs to gain added stability

Researchers at the U.K.'s Imperial College London have developed a web-shooting drone called SpiderMAV which fires webs for extra stability. Peter Parker has presumably already placed a pre-order!
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New type of microscope can peer into the brain of a living, moving creature

Researchers have developed a new microscope that can observe the brain activities in a zebrafish without affecting its behavior. The results could shed more light on how our own brains function.
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Innovative drone delivery concept DelivAir delivers right to your hands

U.K.-based product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is putting a new spin on drone deliveries, with a prototype that literally drops packages directly into your hands.

Polaroid (yes, that Polaroid) now has four new camera drones

Polaroid camera drones launched with a budget-friendly price, a beginner's feature list, and those iconic rainbow stripes. The four new drones range from $50 to $300 and start shipping on October 7.

Meet K-Pan, the 3D-printed, modular 120mm panoramic camera

Launching on Kickstarter, the K-Pan is a 3D-printed camera that developers hope to expand with more print-at-home accessories. The camera uses 120mm medium format film to shoot panoramas.
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R2-Q5 — R2-D2's evil twin — will be available at Best Buy starting October 27

Sphero, the company behind BB-8, is back with two new iconic Star Wars characters: R2D2 and BB-9E. The remote-controlled robots pair with a smartphone, rove around on surfaces, and react to the major plot points of the films.