Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: 4WD skateboards, robochess, a cheap CNC mill

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to...

This smart mannequin aims to improve pat-down procedures at airports

Airport security frisks can sometimes upset passengers, so the TSA is now using a smart mannequin to train officers on how to get the pat-down procedure exactly right while ensuring...

Your wallet can be a statement piece if it’s made of carbon fiber by...

If you're looking to stand out and make a statement with what's in your pocket, the Pitaka may be the wallet for you. Made of carbon fiber, the Pitaka wallet...

Keymochi, the smart mobile keyboard, can judge your mood based on how you type

You know that old saying about how it’s not what you say, but how you say it? A new mobile keyboard created by Cornell Tech students takes that idea and...

SyncThink uses VR to accurately diagnose concussions in just one minute

Boston-based neuro-technology and eye-tracking startup SyncThink has created smart virtual reality technology that uses eye-tracking tech to diagnose possible concussions in just one minute. The post SyncThink uses VR to accurately...

Meet Salto, the most hyperactive one-legged jumping robot you’ll ever see

If someone ever built a robot modeled on a three-year-old kid hopped up on candy, it would probably act a whole lot like the University of California, Berkeley’s Salto jumping...

Snake robots will crawl up your nose to help surgeons perform surgery on you

Does the idea of a snake robot that enters your body via your nose or urethra — i.e., the duct in the end of the penis through which fluids are conveyed...

Newly launched Heesen superyacht, Home, runs silently up to 9 knots

Fuel efficiency, environmental impact, and quiet operation were guiding factors in Heesen Yacht's Fast Displacement hull with hybrid power. The post Newly launched Heesen superyacht, Home, runs silently up to 9...

The new guidelines for smart guns are here, and they’re totally voluntary

Though they've been around for decades now, only recently has smart gun tech burst onto the national stage and into the spotlight. And now, the U.S. Department of Justice has...

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Mayo maker Hampton Creek is shedding execs

Food and beverage startups backed by tech investors are having a rough go of it this season, with...