Robots Were Inspired by Insects

Bug Life: These 5 Robots Were Inspired by Insects

There are an estimated 200 million insects on the planet for every human walking around. These bugs play various and consequential roles to your everyday life. Insects serve the planet's ...
The Shadow VR is available now for US$399

New standalone, Vive-based VR headset steps out of the Shadows

The virtual reality playing field is spreading out to fill all niches, and HTC is helping speed that along by getting its open source platform Vive Wave out to third ...
Varjo headset

This New Headset Lets You See VR As Clearly As the Real World

With AR and VR companies racing to build the ultimate headset that can truly embrace mixed reality, a Finnish startup, Varjo, just made waves with their near to human eye ...

This Awesome RV is Both a Caravan And a Boat

Give yourself a no-limits holiday with the Departure One, an adventurous vehicle both for land and water. Jumping in a recreational vehicle (RV) or caravan and hitting the road is ...
The Weather Channel

Weather Channel Uses Mixed Reality to Demonstrate the Dangers of Hurricane Florence

Mixed reality is a fairly new development that allows us to experience a broad range of hypothetical scenarios in real time, resulting in powerful simulations. Unlike its equally effective equivalent ...

We can make the Sahara Desert green again through clean energy

The study, reported in the journal Science on September 7, 2018, is among the first to model the climate effects of wind and solar installations while taking into account how ...

Bitcoin still well above $6,000 after losing some ground

While bitcoin (BTC) is still trading well above the $6,000 level so far it has not broken out in a definite upward or downward swing although it did lose some ...
GeForce RTX 2080

Nvidia’s new gaming GPUs are designed to handle 4K HDR at 60fps

Last week Nvidia unveiled the Quadro RTX series of GPUs, designed for professionals and with a focus on ray tracing. With Gamescom kicking off in Cologne, Germany today, the company ...
speech data conversation

Amazon patents a real-time accent translator

Amazon has applied for a patent for an audio system that detects the accent of a speaker and changes it to the accent of the listener, perhaps helping eliminate communication ...