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What can artificial intelligence teach us about human intelligence? Quite a bit, it turns out. IBM's Watson had its crowning moment back in 2011 when the cognitive computing system famously destroyed its Jeopardy champion contenders, but lately Watson has been wading into far more murky cognitive...

August 29th 2015 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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The 2015 Tesla Model S P85D is officially the highest-rated vehicle ever tested by Consumer Reports. In fact, it's so good, it actually broke the magazine's rating system, achieving 103 points on a 100-point scale. The reviewers call the sedan "a glimpse into the future of the auto industry." They...

August 27th 2015 at 8:47pm 0 Comments
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By Cat DiStasio When kids are young, most parents have some kind of monitoring device at home to keep tabs on the tots when they're in another room. Whether they're audio-only or combo audio/video contraptions, baby monitors are extremely common. In addition, though, there's a slew of other devic...

August 27th 2015 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Imagine a pocket-sized camera that lets you refocus after you take the shot. Believe it or not, the technology isn't a far-fetched photographer fantasy anymore: The Lytro Light Field Camera has kicked the evolution of photography into overdrive, capturing images in 3D to put the entire frame in sh...

August 26th 2015 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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There's a reason this guy's so popular. Bjorn Nyland might be familiar to readers because he just earned himself a free Tesla Model X by successfully getting ten people to buy a Model S. He was able to promote the all-electric car so well because he's been doing it for ages. He's proven the capabi...

August 26th 2015 at 4:09am 0 Comments
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Translogic heads to St. Cloud, MN to hit the dirt bike trails with X Games champion "Monster" Mike Schultz. In 2008, Schultz had a snowmobiling accident that required the amputation of his left leg. Now, as president of BioDapt he's developed the Moto Knee, a prosthetic leg specifically designed...

August 25th 2015 at 3:42pm 0 Comments
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This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a list of the best technology to buy. Read the full article here. Not everyone needs a Bluetooth headset. But if you're hopping on and off the phone throughout the day, or if you frequently—not that we recommend this—talk on the p...

August 21st 2015 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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This story on Adobe Flash was supposed to turn out a bit differently. The idea was to talk with some of the biggest websites still using Adobe's browser plugin, which has fallen out of favor within tech circles for its constant security issues and thirst for system resources. Maybe they could exp...

August 20th 2015 at 11:14pm 0 Comments
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By Cat DiStasio Medical technology advances faster than the speed of light, or at least that's the way it seems sometimes. These days, there are implants to treat all sorts of afflictions, and researchers are developing new medical devices that can help a person become a little more human than hu...

August 19th 2015 at 2:30pm 0 Comments