Tag Archives: health

Facebook to combat Russian election interference by mailing postcards

As the US continues to uncover the effects of Russian manipulation on its elections, Facebook has found itself desperately trying to fix its platform to eliminate interference and regain trust.

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Researchers develop electronic skin that displays vital health stats

The last few years have seen a number of flexible, electronic skin patch concepts for things like administering medicine or monitoring health conditions, but the latest version from researchers at the University of Tokyo adds an LED display to the mix. The ultrathin patch is made from flexible, breathable material, and can both measure and display a wearer’s heartbeat in … Continue reading

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Elon Musk’s space Tesla might hit Earth in 10 million years

One of the coolest things to happen in space and automotive news in a long time was the successful launch of Elon Musk’s personal Tesla Roadster atop a Falcon Heavy rocket during the first test flight for the new rocket. That launch was successful, and you can watch the Tesla head towards Mars. Some have been concerned that the Roadster … Continue reading

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Apple got a painful reminder that design and safety aren’t friends

Apple is discovering that sleek architecture doesn’t necessarily play nicely with health & safety, after multiple reported cases of Apple Park staff walking into glass doors and windows. The facility, colloquially known as “the spaceship” for its unusual ring-like shape, has only just begun accommodating staff, having seen its opening delayed after construction took longer than expected. Part of that … Continue reading

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Harry Potter returns to LEGO with Hogwarts set remake

Today we’ve got a sneak peek of the first in what we hope is a long line of Wizarding World of Harry Potter LEGO sets through the next few years. This is Hogwarts, a set that’s sort of a remake of a set released by LEGO a few years ago. Back when the “Hogwarts Castle” set was made, they went … Continue reading

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This single-seater EV has wireless charging just like Formula E

As convenience transport goes, a tiny, single-seater electric car designed for darting through urban traffic and while you never have to plug in sounds pretty good.

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Amazon-exclusive Essential Phone features Alexa built-in

It’s only been a day since Essential announced three new limited edition color options for its flagship PH-1 phone, but it turns out Andy Rubin’s startup has one more surprise to add to the mix.

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LG flagship phone Judy tipped for Summer (instead of LG G7)

On the 16th of February, a rumor of LG’s next big flagship smartphone revealed the company’s timing. This may well be the LG G7 – albeit not branded as such. This device is rumored to roll with a so-called MLCD+ display panel at 6.1-inches with an 18:9 aspect ratio.

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Twitter for Mac officially discontinued: here are alternatives

Twitter’s Mac software has never been great; it’s 1.5-star rating in the App Store underscores that fact. Rather than putting in the effort to improve it, Twitter has decided to discontinue the software entirely. The company announced its plans in a tweet, saying that the app is no longer available to new users, but existing users have a grace period

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Americans believe they’ll be happy if scientists discover aliens: study

Humanity has spent many years imaging scenarios in which extraterrestrial life is announced or spontaneously shows up on Earth for a visit. Many stories, comic books, and movies present narratives wrapped around this idea…and many of those stories are less than optimistic about the outcome.

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