Nissan concept van includes an all-electric carpentry shop

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Nissan concept van includes an all-electric carpentry shop Nissan Nissan doesn’t just think electric power should be reserved for the motors in its cars — it should also apply to what you do in the back of those cars. Its newly unveiled…

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MIT, Stanford Academics Design Cryptocurrency to Better Bitcoin – Bloomberg

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MIT, Stanford Academics Design Cryptocurrency to Better Bitcoin – Bloomberg MIT, Stanford Academics Design Cryptocurrency to Better Bitcoin  Bloomberg Some of the brightest minds in America are pooling their brain power to create a cryptocurrency that’s designed to do what Bitcoin has proved…

Breakthrough in ice-repelling materials: Research has implications for aircraft, power transmission lines and more

Breakthrough in ice-repelling materials: Research has implications for aircraft, power transmission lines and more

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Breakthrough in ice-repelling materials: Research has implications for aircraft, power transmission lines and more Icy weather is blamed for multibillion dollar losses every year in the United States, including delays and damage related to air travel, infrastructure and power generation and transmission…

Technique identifies electricity-producing bacteria: Microbes screened with a new microfluidic process might be used in power generation or environmental cleanup

Technique identifies electricity-producing bacteria: Microbes screened with a new microfluidic process might be used in power generation or environmental cleanup

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Technique identifies electricity-producing bacteria: Microbes screened with a new microfluidic process might be used in power generation or environmental cleanup Living in extreme conditions requires creative adaptations. For certain species of bacteria that exist in oxygen-deprived environments, this means finding a way…

Hackers are stealing computer power to make millions in cryptocurrency

Hackers are stealing computer power to make millions in cryptocurrency

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Hackers are stealing computer power to make millions in cryptocurrency Cryptojacking is a growing problemLouisa Svensson / Alamy Stock Photo By Chris Stokel-Walker Hacker gangs are raking in millions of dollars using a technique called cryptojacking. It works by illicitly harnessing the…

Cryptocurrency Mining Could Crash The Entire Power Grid Of Abkhazia – Bitcoinist.com

Cryptocurrency Mining Could Crash The Entire Power Grid Of Abkhazia – Bitcoinist.com

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Cryptocurrency Mining Could Crash The Entire Power Grid Of Abkhazia – Bitcoinist.com The tiny Republic of Abkhazia has high hopes that cryptocurrency mining and operations could be its solution to economic woes. But the rickety ex-Soviet electricity network is already at capacity, leaving…

National Inventors Hall of Fame honors creators of Unix, power drills and more

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National Inventors Hall of Fame honors creators of Unix, power drills and more Cherlynn Low / Engadget The National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) joined Engadget on stage today at CES to announce its 2019 class of inductees. While the official induction…

Engineers identify improved membranes to capture CO2 at coal-fired power plants

Engineers identify improved membranes to capture CO2 at coal-fired power plants

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Engineers identify improved membranes to capture CO2 at coal-fired power plants A computational modeling method developed at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering may help to fast-track the identification and design of new carbon capture and storage materials for use…

Tile partners with chip makers to bring stuff-finding power to everything

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Tile partners with chip makers to bring stuff-finding power to everything Tile Tile’s Bluetooth trackers have been a godsend for forgetful types. Many a lost wallet or set of keys have been located using the Tile Platform, which last year expanded beyond…

2019 Mazda CX-5 review: More style and power makes the CX-5 even better

2019 Mazda CX-5 review: More style and power makes the CX-5 even better

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2019 Mazda CX-5 review: More style and power makes the CX-5 even better A few years ago I sat in a presentation where Mazda engineers showed how the throttle response of a CX-5 crossover compared to that of a Porsche, a Lexus…

ASUS’s updated ZenBook S packs the ‘world’s slimmest’ bezels

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ASUS’s updated ZenBook S packs the ‘world’s slimmest’ bezels ASUS’s new StudioBook was designed to make workstation-caliber power available to more people, but the refreshed ZenBook S is ambitious in a different way. The company’s S line was always about extreme portability,…

ASUS’s new StudioBook S is a portable workstation for creators

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ASUS’s new StudioBook S is a portable workstation for creators ASUS’s new ZenBooks are pretty solidly spec’d, but sometimes you need some serious power to get your work done. That’s where the company’s new StudioBook S comes from: sleekness and portability were…

Samsung’s first Exynos Auto chip is coming to future Audi cars

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Samsung’s first Exynos Auto chip is coming to future Audi cars Audi Samsung’s first Exynos chip for cars will power Audi‘s upgraded in-vehicle infotainment system starting in 2021, the company announced today. The Exynos Auto V9 is based on 8-nanometer (nm) process…

OhMiBod debuts an Apple Watch app for its remote vibrators

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OhMiBod debuts an Apple Watch app for its remote vibrators OhMiBod OhMiBod’s power to let folks connect with one another from opposite ends of the internet just got a little bit bigger. The company has announced that it is building both an…

Government of Abkhazia Cuts Off Power to 15 Cryptocurrency Mining Facilities

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Government of Abkhazia Cuts Off Power to 15 Cryptocurrency Mining Facilities The government of the Republic of Abkhazia has cut power to some cryptocurrency mining farms due to electricity concerns, state electric utility Chernomorenergo RUE announced in a Facebook post on Dec….