Category: Technology News

Was the 24-Hour Le Mans Endurance Race Too Tough on Hybrid Tech?

Toyota’s president said 24-hour endurance races may be too hard on hybrid electric drivetrains, and for now, he may be right. The winner of the 24 Hours of Le Mans...

Force Fields Become a Weapon in the Fight Against Prostate Cancer

Scientists from the UK have figured out how to use a force field to separate cells, and it’s about to change prostate cancer research. It’s done with an “electric...

AI Acquires Spatial Reasoning Abilities, in a Victory for Our Machine Overlords

The London-based AI group DeepMind is at it again, inching us closer to the robot apocalypse and collecting news headlines along the way. In a pathbreaking paper...

The WhiteFox Mechanical Keyboard Comes to Kickstarter

Getting deep into custom mechanical keyboards can be a costly hobby as you search for the right combination of switches, keycaps, and features. Even more annoying than...

5 Features That Will Reshape Phones

It’s been ten years since smartphones were reimagined by Apple as a mainstream device, and now everyone has them. It’s about time for some big changes, though. The...

Can You Build a $500 Gaming PC to Match the Xbox One X?

Microsoft’s Xbox One X got an official price tag at E3 last week. At $499, it’s coming in at the same price the original Xbox One debuted at. In this case the...

Intel Launches Core i9 X-Series CPUs, 10-Core Available Now, 18 in October

When Intel announced its new Core X-series of parts, it made several significant changes to its HEDT (High-End DeskTop) product lineup. First, these new Core i9 CPUs...

This Tiny Radioactive Implant is a Powerhouse for Treating Prostate Cancer

Nobody wants to hear they have cancer. And after a cancer diagnosis, good news can be thin on the ground. So it might be a pleasant change to hear that for the most...

There’s No Profit Margin for Microsoft on the Xbox One X

Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One X is an impressive piece of kit, given its $499 price point. But Microsoft could only hit the specs it targeted by compromising on one...

The Best Games of E3 2017

In one sense, E3 2017 was something of a disappointment. Sure, Microsoft had its new half-step console to unveil, but we spent the majority of the press events watching...