Magnet

08.04.15
Lexus let skateboarders put its hoverboard to the test
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08.04.15

Lexus let skateboarders put its hoverboard to the test

Lexus built a 200m skatepark to show off its magnetic hoverboard

By R. Lawler,   08.04.15
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12.02.14
Cable-free elevator moves you in any direction
12.02.14

Cable-free elevator moves you in any direction

Elevators are absolutely vital in tall buildings, but they have their limits -- they can only move...

By J. Fingas,   12.02.14
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06.06.14
Laptops to get maglev keyboards that reduce their thickness
06.06.14

Laptops to get maglev keyboards that reduce their thickness

Magnetic levitation keyboards have been around for a while, but they've never really taken off, or...

By S. Sakr,   06.06.14
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04.17.14
Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work
04.17.14

Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work

A robot doesn't have to big, powerful and terrifying to be worthwhile, and many people are working...

By J. Rigg,   04.17.14
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07.09.13
Miselu launches C.24 wireless music keyboard for iPad, we go hands-on (video)
07.09.13

Miselu launches C.24 wireless music keyboard for iPad, we go hands-on (video)

The last time we covered Miselu was during Google I/O 2012 when we took a second look the Neiro An...

By M. Joire,   07.09.13
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08.09.12
Panasonic preps SD cards that survive heat, water and X-rays, will probably outlast you
08.09.12

Panasonic preps SD cards that survive heat, water and X-rays, will probably outlast you

Much ado has been made of weather-resistant cameras, but it's all a moot point if the memory card...

By J. Fingas,   08.09.12
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07.11.12
Google's Nexus 7 discovered to have Smart Cover-like magnetic sensor
07.11.12

Google's Nexus 7 discovered to have Smart Cover-like magnetic sensor

You won't find this on its official specs list, but Google's Nexus 7 tablet apparently has a magne...

By J. Pollicino,   07.11.12
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07.09.12
IndoorAtlas uses disturbances in the (geomagnetic) force to map interiors, plot a path to aisle 3 (video)
07.09.12

IndoorAtlas uses disturbances in the (geomagnetic) force to map interiors, plot a path to aisle 3 (video)

Interior navigation is only just coming into its own, but IndoorAtlas has developed a technology t...

By J. Fingas,   07.09.12
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06.14.12
Microsoft applies to patent MagSafe-like magnetic power and data coupling
06.14.12

Microsoft applies to patent MagSafe-like magnetic power and data coupling

Microsoft has applied to patent a magnetic power and data coupling that's similar to the power-onl...

By D. Cooper,   06.14.12
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