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...

Look to the future for a 216-foot explorer superyacht concept named Time

In the world of superyachts, bigger is always better, but one-of-a-kind features are better yet. How about a detachable party barge and an autonomous passenger drone? Two U.K. firms, the Henry...

SpaceX makes triumphant return following fall disaster

The key concept for SpaceX is "reusable." As in reusable rocket boosters. The aerospace innovator launches them and wants them to come back down so they can be sent up...

Got 50 bucks burning a hole in your pocket? Here’s the best tech to...

Now that TVs and tablets cost more than ever, everyone is on a lookout for electronics on the cheap. Check out our favorite tech accessories for under $50, whether you're...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: LED guitar tutors, electric scooters, and more

At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion crowdfunding campaigns on the web. Take a visual stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo, and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless,...

Picture this: a new imaging technology might better detect disease

Forget about a thousand words — in the future, pictures might just save your life. A new imaging technique shows promise at better identifying the telltale signs of disease, according to...

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...

Panasonic now testing HOSPI(R), the autonomous delivery robot in Japan

Panasonic is testing service robots in Narita, Japan, though they say there are "no plans" to roll them out permanently. Still, we're closer than ever to the autonomous bots from...

Nikon KeyMission 360 cams will live-stream the presidential inauguration

The USA Today Network is looking to the power of virtual reality to create an unprecedented online viewing experience for the presidential inauguration on January 20. Nikon KeyMission 360 cameras...

The best Chrome experiments to show off your browsing power

Want to know what Chrome is really capable of? These Google Chrome Experiments showcase its abilities - and provide cool games, visuals, design tools, and more! The post The best Chrome...