This Startup Wants Vertical Farmers to Hire a Robot Gardener

This Startup Wants Vertical Farmers to Hire a Robot Gardener

In recent years, vertical farming has emerged as a futurist’s solution to the world’s agricultural problems. The growing trend seeks to use controlled environments to boost food production, leveraging indoor labs where temperature, light, and nutrients can be mechanically controlled.

Personalised Skin Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise in New Trial Results

Personalised Skin Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise in New Trial Results

The future of cancer treatment might involve personalised vaccines meant to manage or even prevent relapses — at least if new research published Thursday continues to pan out. In a small clinical trial, high-risk melanoma patients given such a vaccine were able to create a long term, durable immune response…

All the Types of TV Tech You Can Choose From in 2021

All the Types of TV Tech You Can Choose From in 2021

On the one hand, picking a television set is a simple job: Get the most expensive one you can afford from a brand you like. On the other hand, there are so many types of screen technology and associated labels and acronyms that you’d be forgiven for feeling utterly overwhelmed…

Woolworths Loyalty Card Data Was Used For COVID-19 Tracing

Woolworths Loyalty Card Data Was Used For COVID-19 Tracing

With the COVIDSafe app having had limited success so far, the NSW government has instead used loyalty card data from supermarket Woolworths to track down thousands of people who may have been exposed to COVID-19 in one of the state’s biggest clusters. The Australian Financial Review reported on Thursday that…

China Is Working On A 800 KPH Maglev Train

China Is Working On A 800 KPH Maglev Train

Move aside Hyperloop, you were obsolete before the idea was ever dreamed up. Magnetic levitation trains are infinitely cooler, and significantly less expensive to produce as they don’t have to ride inside a vacuum tube. China is exploring avenues to increase the speed of its maglev trains, as it’s a…

This Could Be the End for LG Phones

This Could Be the End for LG Phones

After years of repeated rumours and rumblings, the future of LG’s smartphone division has come under speculation again as LG CEO Kwon Bong-Seok reportedly sent a message to staff on Wednesday suggesting that there could be major changes coming soon.

Your Guide to 2021’s Biggest TV Shows

Your Guide to 2021’s Biggest TV Shows

Early on into our prep for all the television our readers might like to watch in 2021, we realised there was a lot. Like, a lot a lot. That’s not even accounting for the fact that Gizmodo typically only covers sci-fi, fantasy, and horror creations. So we broke up our…

A New SolarWinds Malware Strain Is Discovered

A New SolarWinds Malware Strain Is Discovered

SolarWinds: it’s the hack that keeps on growing. On Monday, researchers announced the discovery of yet another malware strain used by foreign hackers to infiltrate a wide milieu of American government agencies and companies.