Designer virus carries cancer genes, tells immune system to attack tumor
Developed by Swiss scientists from the University of Basel and the University for Geneva (UNIGE), these designer viruses stimulate the immune system, causing it to target tumors with killer cells. The post Designer virus carries cancer genes, tells immune system to attack tumor appeared first on Digital Trends.
From solar stoves to skewers, 12 grill gadgets that’ll crown you king of summer
Now that grilling season is almost upon us, we took some time to round up the best BBQ tech gadgets to help you conquer your next cookout. From helping you keep your gear clean to just really awesome ways to light stuff on fire, we've got you covered. The post From solar stoves to skewers, 12 grill gadgets that’ll crown you king of summer appeared first on Digital Trends....
First science data from Juno shows Jupiter is a complex and chaotic planet
The recent results sent back from NASA's Juno spacecraft depict Jupiter as a highly complex and chaotic world, featuring cyclones the size of Earth and a surprisingly powerful magnetic field. The post First science data from Juno shows Jupiter is a complex and chaotic planet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Bonkers inventor Colin Furze turns a microwave into a video game console
Oh, what to do while waiting for a microwave to cook your peanut-butter-topped onion. Thankfully, bonkers British inventor and YouTube star Colin Furze has come up with a solution. The post Bonkers inventor Colin Furze turns a microwave into a video game console appeared first on Digital Trends.
Billionaire funding the world’s largest yacht to research saving the oceans
A large part of Norway's economy is dependent on the ocean. One of the country's richest people is funding an ocean research superyacht. The superyacht REV will be set up for research, expeditions, and private charters. The post Billionaire funding the world’s largest yacht to research saving the oceans appeared first on Digital Trends....
Baby, these are the best Bond gadgets from the Roger Moore canon
Roger Moore's James Bond movies were home to some of the most memorable spy gadgets in the franchise's proud (and occasionally not-so-good) history. Here are our picks for the top 10. The post Baby, these are the best Bond gadgets from the Roger Moore canon appeared first on Digital Trends.
Chinese company will train U.S. coal miners for a future in clean wind energy
The coal mining industry in Wyoming has seen better times. This Chinese wind-turbine company hopes to retool a workforce of unemployed coal miners and provide the state with a much-needed source of job growth. The post Chinese company will train U.S. coal miners for a future in clean wind energy appeared first on Digital Trends....
Weekly Rewind: ‘Game of Thrones’ is coming, ‘Twin Peaks’ returns, Bond’s best rides
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 it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week. The post Weekly Rewind: ‘Game of Thrones’ is coming, ‘Twin Peaks’ returns, Bond’s best rides appeared first on Digital Trends....
TeslaBot is a new AI assistant from SmartCar for your Tesla Model S or X
Thanks to a new chatbot from SmartCar, you can now talk to your Tesla with TeslaBot. The virtual assistant is synced with your Tesla Model S or Tesla Model X by way of the car company’s open APIs The post TeslaBot is a new AI assistant from SmartCar for your Tesla Model S or X appeared first on Digital Trends.
A ‘parasitic robot’ uses conditioning and LED lights to control a turtle
Researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have built a robot that controls turtles with LEDs. The technology could be used to better understand animal behavior and to develop animal-robot hybrids. The post A ‘parasitic robot’ uses conditioning and LED lights to control a turtle appeared first on Digital Trends....
From solar stoves to skewers, 12 grill gadgets that’ll crown you king of summer
Now that grilling season is almost upon us, we took some time to round up the best BBQ tech gadgets to help you conquer your next cookout. From helping you keep your gear clean to just really awesome ways to light stuff on fire, we've got you covered. The post From solar stoves to skewers, 12 grill gadgets that’ll crown you king of summer appeared first on Digital Trends....
Spent too long in duty free? Airport uses AR maps so you won’t miss your flight
Airports are notoriously difficult to navigate around, but new technology installed at Gatwick in the U.K. aims to take the pain out of finding your way. The new system uses beacons and augmented reality to make getting your plane on time a breeze. The post Spent too long in duty free? Airport uses AR maps so you won’t miss your flight appeared first on Digital Trends....
Makerball is a pinball machine that you build yourself
Pinball fans, ever fancied building your own machine? Makerball is a super-simple starter kit that encourages your imagination to run wild, offering a fun experience for kids and adults alike. The post Makerball is a pinball machine that you build yourself appeared first on Digital Trends.
This smart mannequin aims to improve pat-down procedures at airports
Airport security frisks can sometimes upset passengers, so the TSA is now using a smart mannequin to train officers on how to get the pat-down procedure exactly right while ensuring nothing's missed The post This smart mannequin aims to improve pat-down procedures at airports appeared first on Digital Trends.
Smacircle is a 15-pound foldable ebike that fits in a backpack
There's a lot to like about the Smacircle ebike. Not only does it weigh just 15 pounds and fit in a backpack when folded, it also has a top speed of 12 mph and can scoot along for up to a few hours on a single charge. The post Smacircle is a 15-pound foldable ebike that fits in a backpack appeared first on Digital Trends.
Meet Stan, a robot that can pick up your car and park it for you
Stan is a robot that wants to park your car for you. The innovative system powering Stan has the potential to utterly transform how large parking lots use space, making them far more efficient than they are now. The post Meet Stan, a robot that can pick up your car and park it for you appeared first on Digital Trends.
The world’s largest floating solar power plant just went online in China
China has unveiled the largest floating solar power planet on earth. This is just the latest in a series of moves designed to make the nation less reliant on fossil fuels. Will other nations follow suit? The post The world’s largest floating solar power plant just went online in China appeared first on Digital Trends....
Beekeepers think AI that targets mites can save us from the ‘beepocalypse’
A concerned team of beekeepers from Sweden has proposed a plan to save bees. They want to develop an AI-powered app called BeeScanning, which would analyze images of beehives to spot harmful mites. The post Beekeepers think AI that targets mites can save us from the ‘beepocalypse’ appeared first on Digital Trends....
Samsung will show off a stretchable screen at a display convention in L.A.
Samsung's first stretchable screen -- a 9.1-inch AMOLED screen that retains its shape when bent and rolled -- will make its public debut at the Society for Information Display 2017 in Los Angeles. The post Samsung will show off a stretchable screen at a display convention in L.A. appeared first on Digital Trends.
‘Biki’ is an underwater camera drone that swims like a fish
If you're tired of your aerial drone then how about exploring the deep blue with this underwater equivalent? The Biki is a wireless camera drone that can dive down as far as 190 feet and run for 90 minutes on a single charge. The post ‘Biki’ is an underwater camera drone that swims like a fish appeared first on Digital Trends....