In drone versus firehose there is one clear winner. But was the drone controller invading privacy, or are the firefighters guilty of destroying his property?
On today's show, we show you a robot putting out fires on naval ships, discuss BitTorrent's plans to start cranking out original content and check out a smart air-conditioning system that follows you around a room.
An Italian architect and MIT's Senseable City Lab have teamed up to create an air-conditioning system that only cools when it detects a person underneath it, cutting energy and water costs in sweltering desert locations like Dubai.
Technology previously used by the military could give fire crews an edge as they battle wildfires. The Wave Relay system, which uses Android devices, enables two-way, real-time voice and video communications, even in remote areas. As CNET's Sumi Das reports, the Prescott, Ariz., fire department, which lost 19 Hot Shot firefighters last year, is testing the technology.
Designed for commercial uses like firefighting and agriculture, the XT combines DJI's drone and stabilization technologies with FLIR's thermal imagers.
Ashley and Jeff discuss bionic cats, firefighting drones and 8-player NES games. Also, Jessica Chobot from "Nerdist News" joins us to try out Japanese candy.
We take a closer look at our favorite Tomorrow Daily stories of the week, and welcome Nerdist's own Jessica Chobot for a segment full of Japanese candy tests.
The wireless capsule works alongside a belt that also tracks skin temperature, pulse, and respiration rate and is being used this year in the fight against bush fires in Australia.
This tracked monster can spit out 600 gallons of water per minute and take on train wrecks. Just don't step on the hose.
Barnes and Noble is releasing two new tablets for Brits, the 7 and 9-inch Nook HD and Nook HD+.