Smartwatch prototype uses laser projection to turn your arm into a touchscreen

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon have developed a prototype for a next-gen smartwatch that vastly increases its capacitive touch surface area by projecting a touchscreen onto a user's arm. The post Smartwatch...

Airbus’ latest A350 aircraft to break record for longest commercial flight

Airbus has started testing an aircraft that can fly more than 20 hours without needing to refuel. The A350-900 XWB will go into service for Singapore Airlines next year, flying...

Battery-free high definition video streaming is on the way

Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a technique which makes HD video streaming possible using low- or no-power devices such as smart glasses. Here's how it works. The post...

In blow to coal industry, tech firms push for renewable energy

Since 2008, renewable energy sources have gone from generating 9 percent of America’s electricity to 18 percent, and, as USA Today reports, a large part of that is due to tech...

This exquisite clockwork contraption will sign your name — for $365,000

The Signing Machine from Swiss watchmaker Jaquet Droz is an extraordinary piece of work. Created to showcase the company's mechanical clockwork technology, the machine can sign your name so you...

We’re closer to China’s disturbing ‘Social Credit System’ than you realize

China's new Social Credit System offers a dystopian look at the future of online tracking. But don't think that the same thing isn't happening a bit closer to home. Here's...

Google Arts & Culture explores remote world heritage sites in virtual reality

Using high-resolution cameras and 3D imaging, Google has opened up world heritage sites around the world for exploration to anyone with a virtual reality headset. The data is also being...

From robotic bees to bacteria, the tech that is making for a greener tomorrow

Freight FarmsWe love when technology gives us new gadgets or entertaining features, but it’s even better when scientists get together and use technology for more noble pursuits… like saving...

SEC files fraud charges against co-founder of Centra Tech

Centra Tech, which promised investors a crypto debit card, has came under legal scrutiny as the SEC has filed charges against its third co-founder. The post SEC files fraud charges against...

NASA reveals its plans to have astronauts orbiting the moon by 2025

At the Space Symposium conference, NASA outlined their plans for the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway, a stepping stone for future missions to Mars. The first Orion test flight will be launched...

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Your.MD raises $10M to grow AI-driven health information service and marketplace

Your.MD, an AI-driven health information service delivered via a bot, has raised $10 million in new funding. The...