MIT’s ‘Nightmare Machine’ uses AI to give your photos a horrifying Halloween makeover

MIT researchers have created a so-called “Nightmare Machine,” which uses cutting-edge deep learning technology to conjure up images designed to scare the bejesus out of us. Here's how it works. The...

Nike to open new SoHo store loaded with tech

Nike has come a long way from its humble beginnings, when founder Phil Knight sold early shoe models from his station wagon, to its present status as the most powerful...

Japan’s bid to launch world’s smallest satellite-carrying rocket ends in failure

Japan's unique "mini rocket" is built with parts from gadgets like mobile phones and is touted as the world's smallest satellite launch vehicle. It could slash the cost of sending...

Wicked Lasers FlashTorch Mini review

When it comes to backpacking and camping, multipurpose tools are a great way to minimize the amount of gear you need to haul around. The FlashTorch Mini is touted as...

These smart cities are building infrastructures for the 23rd century

Currently more than 54 percent of the world’s population lives in urban areas. The United Nations projects this number will increase to 66 percent by 2050. As our cities become more...

MekaMon robots battle in augmented reality so you don’t have to clean up carnage

Judging by the popularity of Comedy Central’s BattleBots, the BBC’s Robot Wars, and TLC’s Robotica, mechanized combat remains one of the most engrossing — and enduring — spectator sports on...

Weekly Rewind: Yahoo’s massive hack, Japan’s weird answer to the Echo, 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 everything. That’s...

Adidas opens up industrial tech NYC flagship store

Adidas has followed the Nike lead in opening a truly gigantic four-story retail store in New York City, opening just as the Christmas shopping season kicks into high gear. The post...

Facts and apps for tonight’s New Year’s Eve Times Square ball drop

It’s a classic American New Year’s Eve tradition. Say goodbye to the old year (and as far as 2016 goes, that’s probably a good thing) and ring in the new...

The Madrisa ski lift uses lasers to assist small children and the handicapped

Skiing is a great pastime for millions of families each year. For some, it hasn’t always been easy to get to the top of the mountain without assistance. The average chairlift just...

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Android Nougat update comes to Galaxy A9 Pro smartphone

After Galaxy A7 and Galaxy A5, Samsung has now released the Android  Nougat update for its another A series phone- the Galaxy A9...