How Cheap Must Batteries Get for Renewables to Compete With Fossil Fuels?

While solar and wind power are rapidly becoming cost-competitive with fossil fuels in areas with lots…

Would You Want a Personal AI That Knows Everything About You?

A couple years ago I took part in a marketing video where I was recorded answering…

How Two Robots Learned to Grill and Serve the Perfect Hot Dog

The list of things robots can do seems to be growing by the week. They can…

A Community of 50 3D Printed Homes Is Under Construction in Mexico

Last year, the first permitted 3D printed house in the US went up in Austin, Texas.…

Will Cultured Bacon Be Delicious? A Dutch Startup Is Developing the First Lab-Grown Pork

The food chain has always worked roughly like this: sunlight feeds plants. Plants feed insects. Insects…

Linux-Based Open-Source ‘PinePhone’ Ready For Pre-Order

PINE64’s PinePhone, an affordable Linux-based smartphone is now available for pre-order for everyone. Previously, the smartphone was available to…

Microsoft would have beaten Android if not for antitrust – Gates

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says we would all be using Windows Mobile today instead of Android if…

Volocopter Launches Volodrone – The Heavy-Lift Autonomous Drone

Volocopter announced the launching of Volodrone, a result of their collaboration with John Deere, who specializes…

WhatsApp Rolls Out Fingerprint Login on Android

WhatsApp officially rolled out the ability to login to your WhatsApp account on Android using your…

Incognito Mode for Google Maps on Android Begins Roll Out

Earlier this year Google announced the debut of Incognito mode feature for Maps at Google I/O. The feature has…