FIFA experiments with AI for more accurate offside calls

FIFA, football’s governing body, is experimenting with artificial intelligence in hope of making bet...

’World’s strongest’ robotic hand can cut paper, hold eggs — and even play the piano

Researchers have unveiled a robotic hand that can serve drinks, pick up eggs, cut paper with scissors...

This AI could reunite families after an earthquake

A new AI prototype could transform how earthquake aftermaths are managed, by predicting the safest r...

UK to combat air pollution with AI-powered traffic lights

The UK plans to tackle pollution with AI-powered traffic lights that delay the arrival of vehicles i...

AI predicts Oscar winners — but betting sites do it better

You don’t normally need to be a fortune teller to predict the Oscar winners, but the Academy has spr...

This AI needs your help to identify child abusers by their hands

Scientists are developing a system that can identify suspected pedophiles just by analyzing their ha...

Google algorithm teaches robot how to walk in mere hours

A new robot has overcome a fundamental challenge of locomotion by teaching itself how to walk.Researchers...

This cute dancing robot is actually a 3D-printed teapot hooked to an Arduino

Thanks to the wonders of microcomputing and Arduino’s excellent boards, you can now build your own d...

Nintendo’s $35 wearable lets you play Pokémon Go without pulling out your phone

At long last, Nintendo has finally launched its Pokémon Go Plus wearable, which pairs with your phon...

Review: Opera 40’s VPN is so good, you won’t even realize it’s running

Update : Well, that was shortlived. Less than three hours after this review was published, Netflix h...

Samsung kicks off the Galaxy Note 7 exchange program in the UK

Samsung has just announced that its Galaxy Note 7 exchange program is now live in the UK. Customers are...

The Microsoft Band is pretty much dead

It looks like the Microsoft Band may soon be a thing of the past. Despite renaming its Health app to...

Review: The Hello Sense is an excellent sleep monitor that you’ll actually want to use

Unlike a lot of people I know, I don’t have much trouble falling asleep at night or waking up on tim...

Samsung unveils its stunning GPS- and LTE-equipped Gear S3 smartwatches

At the IFA trade show in Berlin, Samsung showcased its brand new Tizen-powered Gear S3 smartwatches....

Catch ‘em all with the LinearFlux PokeCharger Portable Battery (50% off)

There are two truths that apply to all Pokémon Go players. One, you’re certain to wander into traffi...

This fire-breathing drone is having none of your rubbish

A power company in China found a novel way to eliminate trash on power lines — set it on fire.A vide...

Microsoft is reportedly gearing up to launch HoloLens v3 in 2019

Although the consumer-ready version of Microsoft’s HoloLens mixed reality headset is a while away,...

Qualcomm’s new all-in-one VR headset will be cheaper than the Rift and Vive

Getting into VR is a damn costly proposition.First, you’ve got to get a headset. The HTC Vive costs...