Swiss watchmaker’s latest jab at the Apple Watch has no hands

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Swiss watchmaker’s latest jab at the Apple Watch has no hands H. Moser & Cie Swiss watchmaker H. Moser & Cie is no stranger to taking digs at the Apple Watch. Its latest form of social commentary, however, is rather unique. The…

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OMRON’s redesigned ping pong robot no longer holds back

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OMRON’s redesigned ping pong robot no longer holds back OMRON is best known for its healthcare products like thermometers and blood pressure monitors — now in the form of a smartwatch, even. But those who have been following our CEATEC coverage over…

Discovery adapts natural membrane to make hydrogen fuel from water

Discovery adapts natural membrane to make hydrogen fuel from water

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Discovery adapts natural membrane to make hydrogen fuel from water A chemical reaction pathway central to plant biology have been adapted to form the backbone of a new process that converts water into hydrogen fuel using energy from the sun. In a…

Is the ETH hard fork just a temporary distraction for gloomy traders?

Is the ETH hard fork just a temporary distraction for gloomy traders?

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Is the ETH hard fork just a temporary distraction for gloomy traders? Ethereum has started 2019 on strong form. Its native Ether cryptocurrency gained 10 per cent in the first week of January, and has doubled in value since bottoming out at…

Toyota’s self-driving Lexus tests two autonomous systems at once

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Toyota’s self-driving Lexus tests two autonomous systems at once Engadget Toyota showed off its latest autonomous vehicle development efforts at CES 2019 in Las Vegas on Monday in the form of a semi-self driving prototype based on the Lexus LS500h. The test…

Ocean fertilization by unusual microbes extends to frigid waters of Arctic Ocean

Ocean fertilization by unusual microbes extends to frigid waters of Arctic Ocean

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Ocean fertilization by unusual microbes extends to frigid waters of Arctic Ocean Microbes that provide natural fertilizer to the oceans by “fixing” nitrogen from the atmosphere into a form useable by other organisms were once thought to be limited to warm tropical…

New catalyst produces cheap hydrogen fuel

New catalyst produces cheap hydrogen fuel

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New catalyst produces cheap hydrogen fuel Professor Anthony O’Mullane said the potential for the chemical storage of renewable energy in the form of hydrogen was being investigated around the world. “The Australian Government is interested in developing a hydrogen export industry to…

Threatened tropical coral reefs form complex, ancient associations with bacteria

Threatened tropical coral reefs form complex, ancient associations with bacteria

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Threatened tropical coral reefs form complex, ancient associations with bacteria When it comes to the well-being of coral reefs, for many years scientists focused on bleaching, an event that can endanger corals and the diverse marine ecosystems that they support. In bleaching,…

Facebook donates £4.5 million to help train UK newspaper reporters

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Facebook donates £4.5 million to help train UK newspaper reporters PA Wire/PA Images Facebook is extending another olive branch to the news industry in the form of a £4.5 million ($5.8 million) donation to subsidize 80 trainee journalists at local newspapers in…

Microgel powder fights infection and helps wounds heal

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Microgel powder fights infection and helps wounds heal While making smart glue, a team of engineers discovered a handy byproduct: hydrogen peroxide. In microgel form, it reduces bacteria and virus ability to infect by at least 99 percent. Hao Meng’s doctoral project…

Visualizing ‘unfurling’ microtubule growth

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Visualizing ‘unfurling’ microtubule growth Living cells depend absolutely on tubulin, a protein that forms hollow tube-like polymers, called microtubules, that form scaffolding for moving materials inside the cell. Tubulin-based microtubule scaffolding allows cells to move, keeps things in place or moves them…

iPad Pro 12.9 review (2018): The future of computing?

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iPad Pro 12.9 review (2018): The future of computing? iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2018) Get more info More 84 Scores Engadget 84   Critic Not yet scored   Users Not yet scored   Key Specs Form factor  Tablet Operating system  IOS Screen size …

Flying taxi startup Lilium hires former Audi and Airbus executives

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Flying taxi startup Lilium hires former Audi and Airbus executives Lilium Flying taxi startup Lilium has announced some key new hires in the form of a trio of Audi and Airbus employees. Mirko Reuter, who was the head of automated driving at…

One of the hottest things in cryptocurrency right now: Stablecoins

One of the hottest things in cryptocurrency right now: Stablecoins

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One of the hottest things in cryptocurrency right now: Stablecoins (Thomas White/Reuters) Brian Fung Policy reporter focusing on telecommunications, media, cryptocurrencies and competition November 1 at 8:07 AM There’s a new form of cryptocurrency gaining traction among fans of digital cash. Unlike…

James Patterson will preview his next novel in Facebook Messenger

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James Patterson will preview his next novel in Facebook Messenger James Patterson/Facebook James Patterson, the best-selling book factory in human form, is letting readers interact with the characters from his upcoming novel The Chef by speaking to them through Facebook Messenger. Starting…