FIFA experiments with AI for more accurate offside calls

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

Apple’s Jony Ive says touchscreen Macs wouldn’t be useful, but it’s hypocritical

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

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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

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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

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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

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

Xiaomi finally launches its budget 4K Android TV box in the US

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

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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

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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)

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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

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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

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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

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