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Consumers in the United States spent over $250 million on Nintendo products from Thanksgiving through to Cyber Monday, and the Switch was the star of the show.  ...
To stave off feature creep, the DayZ team has frozen plans new features and content as it works on polishing the beta and build toward a 1.0 release. ...
Given the limited battery range of electric cars, they're typically used as around-town vehicles. With that in mind, do you really need a big, fast, expensive Tesla? If you don't think so, then perhaps Hover-1's Aero may be more to your liking. The New Jersey-based company is also offering an electric motorbike... Continue Reading Three-wheeled EV hits Indiegogo, along with a two-wheeled s
After successfully completing low-speed taxi testing earlier this year, the giant Stratolaunch aircraft successfully hit a new milestone recently, reaching 90 mph (145 km/h) during its latest stage of runway testing. The announcement comes days after billionaire co-founder of the company Paul Allen passed away, just months before his long-dreamed creation finally hits the sky... Continue R
The last 6 weeks or so have been pretty hectic, given the blistering pace of new-product announcements, and the Photokina show, so I'm only now managing to share an in-depth conversation I had with Kazuto (Kevin) Ogawa, named as Canon USA's President and COO back in April. I spoke with him on the day of Canon's long-awaited EOS-R announcement, so was particularly eager to hear his tho
The University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI) has published a video showing the damage caused by a consumer drone when it strikes the wing of a fixed-wing aircraft. The test simulated life-like conditions, the end result mimicking the collision of a quadcopter with the wing of an aircraft at 238MPH / 383kph.Despite weighing only 952g / 2.1lbs, the drone tore a large hole in the wing, ultimat
Back in 2015, we heard about a prototype vineyard-monitoring robot known appropriately enough as VineRobot. Now, its successor has been unveiled in Portugal. Developed via a European Union research consortium, it's called VineScout... Continue Reading New-and-improved agri-robot hits the vineyards Category: Robotics Tags: Agriculture Autonomous Crops
If you need any further convincing on the impact of wind drag on vehicle efficiency, try this on for size: a British fellow just hopped on a pushbike and went 149 mph (240 km/h) while slipstreaming a Porsche. Neil "Soupy" Campbell now holds the European bicycle speed record, but not the world one – yet... Continue Reading Neil "Soupy" Campbell hits 149 mph on a bicycle to set new European
BMW has introduced the next-generation Z4 roadster at the run-up to the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Monterey, California. The two-seater has been redesigned to have a sportier presence and more technology inside. The unveil began with a limited edition of the Z4... Continue Reading New BMW Z4 hits the beach Category: Automotive Tags: BMW
In recent years, we've heard of at least two different implants designed to measure the intraocular pressure in glaucoma patients' eyes, potentially preventing blindness. Yet another such implant, this one known as Eyemate, recently became commercially available in Europe... Continue Reading Eyemate glaucoma-monitoring implant hits the European market Category: Medical Tags: E is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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