Disneyland Will Become a Covid-19 Vaccination Site

Disneyland Will Become a Covid-19 Vaccination Site

After spending months of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic in the spotlight for trying to repeatedly re-open the gates to the Magic Kingdom, Disneyland is finally letting Californians in…but not to take a ride on Haunted Mansion or sip on a green milk at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.

NordicTrack Is Making Its Own Connected Fitness Mirror

NordicTrack Is Making Its Own Connected Fitness Mirror

At-home fitness is having a moment due to the global pandemic, and connected gym equipment makers are struggling to keep up with demand. While you probably know NordicTrack best for its treadmills, the company is launching one of a smart workout mirrors — sort of like the Lululemon-owned Mirror, but…

Canadian Airline Uses Hacked-Up Neons As Baggage Tractors

Canadian Airline Uses Hacked-Up Neons As Baggage Tractors

Watching an airport operate can help pass the time while you’re waiting for a flight. As you watch the orchestra of people and vehicles prep a plane for its flight, a baggage tractor will certainly join the effort.

How Animals Use Transparency to Evade Predators

How Animals Use Transparency to Evade Predators

What would you do if you could be invisible? Would you use your power for good? For evil? Or just to avoid awkward conversations? Transparency may seem like the simplest form of camouflage, but in the last year, research has revealed new complexities behind what some animals do to vanish…

Bathing in Your Own Filth Has Never Been So Fancy

Bathing in Your Own Filth Has Never Been So Fancy

Every year CES sees a plethora of bathroom tech. So good. Some bad. Some just plain weird. But occasionally a product will come along that I will thirst for with every inch of my cold, black heart. This year it’s the Kohler Stillness smart bath and I wish to live…

The ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga Is Lenovo’s Thinnest 2-in-1 Ever

The ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga Is Lenovo’s Thinnest 2-in-1 Ever

Lenovo’s ThinkPads are some of the few commercial laptops that have crossover appeal to the general consumer market, and for CES 2021, Lenovo claims its new Thinkpad X1 Titanium Yoga is not only the thinnest 2-in-1 it’s ever made, but also the thinnest ThinkPad ever.

L’Oreal Wants to Save the Planet by Changing How We Wash Our Hair

L’Oreal Wants to Save the Planet by Changing How We Wash Our Hair

While consumer electronics companies tend to dominate CES, makeup brand L’Oreal has carved out a neat little niche for itself at the show. From augmented reality makeup lines to wearable UV and pH sensors, the company always has something up its sleeve when it comes to beauty tech. This year,…

Parler Sues Amazon Over Supposed Antitrust Violation

Parler Sues Amazon Over Supposed Antitrust Violation

Parler is now suing Amazon after the company — along with fellow tech giants Apple and Google — refused to continue hosting the “free speech” platform in the wake of last week’s violent rush on the U.S. Capitol.

You Can Now Stalk Yourself With Google Maps’ 2020 Timeline Update

You Can Now Stalk Yourself With Google Maps’ 2020 Timeline Update

It’s no secret that Google, as well as other big tech companies, know a lot about you. Probably a lot more than you think they do. And while in general that’s really creepy, sometimes it can briefly produce cool results, before going back to being creepy. Case in point: You…

Scientists Find Link Between Cat Parasite and Brain Cancer in People

Scientists Find Link Between Cat Parasite and Brain Cancer in People

A common parasite spread through undercooked pork and occasionally our cats might have more insidious health effects than previously suspected. New research suggests a link between infection with Toxoplasma gondii and an increased risk of brain cancer. At this point, however, scientists aren’t sure yet if there’s a direct cause-and-effect relationship,…

Philips Has a New Smart Toothbrush That Adapts as You Brush

Philips Has a New Smart Toothbrush That Adapts as You Brush

It’s not CES without at least one AI-powered toothbrush that promises to revolutionise how you clean your mouth. It’s usually some form of Bluetooth connectivity with an app that lets you view which teeth you’ve brushed, and which ones you may have missed. At this year’s show, however, Philips’ Sonicare…

The Taint Bandaid Is Real Now

The Taint Bandaid Is Real Now

Last year, nestled among the booths at CES Unveiled, an untouched veggie platter, and hordes of tired tech journalists, I stumbled upon the taint bandaid.

How A Data Blocker Can Protect Your Smartphone

How A Data Blocker Can Protect Your Smartphone

We’ve all had those times when we’ve forgotten to plug in our phones overnight or drop them onto wireless chargers. If you’re staying in a hotel, or you’re out and about, there’s a good chance that there’s going to be some kind of publicly accessible charger that you can jack…