This Hideously Expensive Smart Bed Cured My Back Pain

This Hideously Expensive Smart Bed Cured My Back Pain

In the last few years, tech companies have sunk an incredible amount of time, money, and hype into solving sleep. Some companies offer to help you track your sleep with wearables, some aim to help you sleep more soundly with meditation services or devices, and others have developed products that…

One of the First Computer Mice Ever Built Is Going Up For Auction

One of the First Computer Mice Ever Built Is Going Up For Auction

On December 9, 1968, Douglas Engelbart and 17 other researchers from the Stanford Research Institute gave a 90-minute demo of groundbreaking technologies that provided a startlingly accurate glimpse of a future that was still decades away. One of those technologies was a computer interface navigated with a mouse: a device…

Shared-Use Autonomous Vehicles Really Only Benefit Companies, Not Riders

Shared-Use Autonomous Vehicles Really Only Benefit Companies, Not Riders

I was thinking about Monday’s story where the autonomous robotaxi/small bus company Zoox was spotted shooting some sort of promo video with their new bi-directional autonomous transport cube-vehicle when it occurred to me that this company could be accomplishing all of their goals for likely a lot less money than…

Every Movie and TV Show Disney Announced Today

Every Movie and TV Show Disney Announced Today

After a year of production delays and shutdowns, the momentum hasn’t slowed down at Disney. At the Walt Disney Investor Day presentation on December 10, Disney announced its upcoming content across all of its brands including Star Wars, Marvel, 20th Century Studios and Disney movies and TV shows, many of…

Hyundai Thinks It Can Make Flying Taxis A Thing In Just 8 Years

Hyundai Thinks It Can Make Flying Taxis A Thing In Just 8 Years

Hyundai is certainly looking toward the future these days. Wednesday we reported that the South Korean automaker is finalising a deal to buy our future robot overlords Boston Dynamics for just under a cool billion dollars, and now Hyundai has reaffirmed its dedication to what it calls urban air mobility…

Here’s Where SpaceX Has Promised to Provide Starlink Internet

Here’s Where SpaceX Has Promised to Provide Starlink Internet

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission recently announced the winning bidders of its Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Phase 1 auction, revealing SpaceX’s Starlink won a massive $US885 ($1,177) million to provide high-speed internet to underserved and unserved rural areas of the U.S. The agency’s report provided information on how much money…

This Magic Trick Might Fry Your Brain Like An Egg

This Magic Trick Might Fry Your Brain Like An Egg

Watching a six-minute YouTube video is a lot to ask when the internet serves up bite-size snippets of entertainment requiring just a few seconds of your attention. But close-up magician Eric Chien manages to squeezed so many impossible tricks into his 2018 World Championships of Magic-winning routine, you actually might…

Mastercard Dumps Pornhub

Mastercard Dumps Pornhub

Following an opinion piece in the New York Times which called out both Pornhub for hosting nonconsensual and often illegal material, and the credit card companies for enabling the site to profit from it, Mastercard has terminated its relationship with Pornhub. For now though, Mastercard will continue to do business…

Leaked Samsung Galaxy S21 Teasers Show Off Divisive Design

Leaked Samsung Galaxy S21 Teasers Show Off Divisive Design

Rumours have been swirling around claiming the Galaxy S21 could get announced as early as January (possibly a month sooner than S20’s debut last year), and now it appears some official teasers have leaked out giving us a glimpse at the S21’s unique design.

4 Ways Tech Can Help You Buy A Home

4 Ways Tech Can Help You Buy A Home

Believe it or not, buying a home used to be a far more painstaking process than it is now. Granted, it was far easier to actually save for a home back when our parents weren’t being taxed for extra-curricular activities like bar-hopping, but in terms of the actual process of…

This YouTuber Used Cardi B Songs To Kill Mosquitoes

This YouTuber Used Cardi B Songs To Kill Mosquitoes

There aren’t many mosquito fans out there. In fact, people want to kill them — perhaps even all of them. And some have figured out very creative ways to get rid of them: specifically, killing mosquitos using Cardi B music. A YouTuber has come up with a very creative way…