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Tricorder-like tech could detect bombs, tumors

Taking on a challenge from DARPA, Stanford scientists create scanning technology similar to the piece of Star Trek gear that's "the holy grail of detection devices."

By 14 November 2015


Microbot Push makes dumb buttons smart

Push any mechanical button from afar, and on a schedule, with this app-controlled "robot finger."

By 11 November 2015


Nook GlowLight Plus (pictures)

Barnes & Noble finally has a new e-reader with a sharper 300 dpi E-Ink display, capacitive touch scre, built-in ambient light and full waterproofing for $129.99.

13 Images By 21 October 2015


Nook GlowLight Plus e-reader is fully waterproof, has sharper screen

Barnes & Noble finally has a new e-reader with a sharper 300dpi e-ink display, capacitive touch screen, built-in ambient light and full waterproofing for $129.99.

By 21 October 2015


Engineer builds 'working' Thor's hammer only he can lift

Using powerful electromagnets and a fingerprint scanner, an electrical engineer builds a replica of Thor's hammer Mjolnir that can only be lifted by the worthy.

By 14 October 2015


Acer unveils its first wave of Windows 10 devices

The Taiwanese tech company has shown off three new Windows 10 devices -- a convertible tablet, an all-in-one laptop and a 5.5-inch smartphone.

By 12 October 2015


BlackBerry CEO tries to demo upcoming Android phone

CEO John Chen runs into a little trouble taking us on a tour of BlackBerry's Priv Android phone. Is that a bad omen?

By 29 September 2015


Take a look at 3D Touch on Apple's new iPhones

3D Touch is a new feature found on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus that relies on pressure as another way to interact with the screen. Here's a look at how it works.

By 10 September 2015


Haier's pitch at IFA: Connect all of the things

With a focus on air, water, diet, security and health, Haier's U+ Smart Life Platform make the case for connecting everything in your home.

By 3 September 2015


Samsung targets BlackBerry owners with Galaxy Note 5 keyboard case

Samsung's new Keyboard Cover for the Galaxy Note 5 adds physical buttons, just like a Blackberry. It will be available in September for $80USD.

By 14 August 2015