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Category: Future Tech

LG Demos 65-Inch Rollable OLED TV

LG Demos 65-Inch Rollable OLED TV
Last week we showed you LG’s latest TV that rolls up like a poster and now we have some video to share of the company giving a demo. At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show, LG showed off their 65-inch rollable OLED television, and folks were appropriately wowwed.

Helite Hip’Air: Airbags for the Elderly

Helite Hip’Air: Airbags for the Elderly
At first, I thought this was a joke. Then I checked the calendar and it wasn’t April yet. Turns out, this is very real and even though it seems a bit silly to be talking about airbags for the elderly, I suppose this is a really good idea.

This Robotic Crab Processing Machine Is the Stuff of Nightmares

This Robotic Crab Processing Machine Is the Stuff of Nightmares
Despite what science fiction movies tell us, real world robots aren’t all creepy and trying to murder us. They build cars, assemble electronic gadgets, disarm bombs, and take on tasks humans don’t want to do. But this robot really does want to kill.

Engineers Invent Folding Delivery Drone That Carries Cargo Inside

Engineers Invent Folding Delivery Drone That Carries Cargo Inside
Basic drones are a dime a dozen these days, turning up everywhere from Walmart to your local 7-Eleven. But most of them share a few drawbacks – they’re cumbersome to carry around, easy to damage, and their spinning propellers can be a hazard to anyone who goes near them.

Elon Musk’s Latest Idea? Fly People Around the World on SpaceX Rockets

Elon Musk’s Latest Idea? Fly People Around the World on SpaceX Rockets
To be honest, I’m a bit of a cynic when it comes to Elon Musk’s “big ideas.” Sure it’s cool that he’s made some insanely fast electric cars at Tesla, but the cars have suffered from lots of reliability and build quality issues.

Google Tech Could Wipe out Photo Watermarks

Google Tech Could Wipe out Photo Watermarks
If you search for images on Google, you’ll often see numerous results which have been stamped with watermarks for stock photo companies. These watermarks protect photographers and other copyright holders from having their work taken and used freely without licensing.

This Staircase Does the Climbing for You

This Staircase Does the Climbing for You
Stairs are the worst, right? Too much exercise. Especially if you are talking a multi-story building with no elevator or escalator. Well, the engineers at Georgia Tech and Emory University have created stairs that will do all the hard work for you one day soon.

NASA Shows off Cool Rover Concept Vehicle

NASA Shows off Cool Rover Concept Vehicle
NASA has shown off a concept for a slick, futuristic Mars Rover. It has a shiny black body and huge wheels. In fact, it looks a lot like the Batmobile. Also like a toy truck that you might have seen in the 1980s.

Guy Builds Holographic Cortana Appliance: Halo IRL

Guy Builds Holographic Cortana Appliance: Halo IRL
Microsoft wants to make their Cortana personal assistant a serious Alexa competitor, obviously, so they should take note of this what Jarem Archer aka untitled network has done here, with the creation of a Halo-inspired holographic Cortana appliance.

Smalt: A Salt Shaker Bluetooth Speaker

Smalt: A Salt Shaker Bluetooth Speaker
Today we have all kind of gadgets that pull double duty, but a salt shaker that is also a bluetooth speaker? Yeah, that exists. Obviously playing Salt and Pepa is mandatory. This product is pushing it.

Planar Elliptical Runner Robot Can Run Faster Than You Can

Planar Elliptical Runner Robot Can Run Faster Than You Can
As humans are getting fatter and lazier in general, robots are learning to run faster and faster. Does this concern anyone else? No? Just me? Stay in shape if you want to outrun the robots of the future, people.

Ghost Robotics’ Minitaur Robot Explores the Great Outdoors

Ghost Robotics’ Minitaur Robot Explores the Great Outdoors
Ghost Robotics‘ compact and nimble Ghost Minitaur robot is both exceptional and frightening at the same time. Now the company has released a video of the robot while it explores the outdoors. This little robot climbs, jumps, and flips over and through obstacles with ease.

The Amazon Go Store Will Sell Beer and Wine Too

The Amazon Go Store Will Sell Beer and Wine Too
Amazon’s recently unveiled brick-and-mortar grocery store, Amazon Go, not just sell food, it’s going to sell booze too. Okay, now I’m all for this. This convenience store, currently running as a test in Seattle, wants to revolutionize the old corner shop by eliminating human cashiers almost entirely.

Working Hoverbike Tested: From Russia with Love-itation

Working Hoverbike Tested: From Russia with Love-itation
Check out this crazy hoverbike test footage from Russia. This guy has only one thought: Don’t move my legs. Don’t move my legs. I love my legs. Please don’t let me lose my legs. What you’re looking at here is a brief indoor test flight of Russia-based Hoversurf’s latest creation.

UPS Drones May Soon Deliver Packages to Your Door

UPS Drones May Soon Deliver Packages to Your Door
UPS is currently testing something that takes a page out of Amazon’s playbook for the future. The shipping giant is trying out drones as delivery agents in Florida. The drones are from Workhorse and are called the HorseFly UAV Delivery Drone.

Cassie the Bipedal Robot is Creepy as Hell

Cassie the Bipedal Robot is Creepy as Hell
This is Cassie. Cassie is a bipedal robot that is only a robot arse and legs. Cassie is cool, but kind of creeps me out. I mean it’s basically robotic bum that will truck around on its own.