The largest wind turbines in the world are now operating off the coast of the UK. 32 turbines from Dong Energy, a Danish company, have been turned on in Liverpool Bay. They're 640-feet tall and use 262-foot long blades. These turbines build upon the Burbo Bank farm.
A Washington DC court has ruled in favor of consumers who don't want to register their personal drones with the federal government. Due to the ruling, personal drones no longer need to be registered with the FAA, at least for now. This stems from a January 2016 lawsuit.
The laptop and tablet ban that's currently in place for some Middle Eastern flights isn't going to be expanded to cover flights from Europe, US and EU officials have agreed. US officials were interested in expanding restrictions that'd keep those devices out of the cabin.
Besides announcing the new Tizen 4 operating system, Samsung also used the annual Tizen Developer Conference to announce its new, lightweight IoT chipset called ARTIK 053. The new module will hopefully help Samsung to boost its Tizen IoT efforts, which provides "high-performance
Google Photos isn't the only product that is getting new software update. The search giant has also announced that it is working on a big update for its standalone voice-controlled assistant device. The Google Home will get five new enhancements and also launch in five new
Following the Daydream VR announcement for Galaxy S8 lineup and upcoming LG smartphone, Google has also announced that a standalone Daydream VR headsets are coming. At least three companies, including Google itself, HTC and Lenovo, are working on a standalone Daydream VR headset.
A range of connected appliances from GE can now be controlled using Google Assistant and the Google Home smart speaker. GE worked with Google to integrate Assistant support into its WiFi-connected products. Commands given to Assistant are directed through Geneva, a GE-made skill.
Facebook's Open Compute Project may have stolen server and rack technology from BladeRoom, a UK data center company. A case against Facebook is underway and a district court judge in California has laid out the timeline for the proceedings. Blueprints were allegedly stolen.
Like in the US, China is setting up a drone registry system that'll mandate all drones over 250 grams be registered with the authorities. Inappropriate piloting behavior has led to flight groundings in China, affecting thousands of people's travel plans.
Recent rumours suggest that ASUS will kill its ZenWatch smartwatch lineup due to poor sales. The company is reportedly shipping an average of just 5,000 to 6,000 ZenWatch units per month across the product line, which is too low for the company. This could be another company that
Google I/O developer conference is about to begin and we are eager to see what has Google prepared for us this year. It is safe to say that we'll see more about the next version of the mobile operating system, the Android O, but some people also think we might see the next-gen VR
A version of the LG Watch Sport is not going to be released for Verizon, reports Droid Life. The LTE-ready model has been entirely cancelled. Initially the Watch Sport was supposed to offer LTE on Verizon and AT&T. The Verizon model was first delayed.
SpaceX's latest mission to bring internet delivery satellites from Immarsat into orbit has seen a successful launch. The company's Falcon 9 rocket had a successful take off and the mission has so far gone according to plan. This is the Falcon 9's largest payload.
Apple is reportedly developing wearable technology that'll be useful in diabetes treatment. BGR claims the company has a team working on technology for a future Apple Watch that'll enable things like glucose monitoring. 200 PhDs have been hired in the past year.
Asus isn't moving forward with its ZenWatch Android Wear smartwatch line, reports Digitimes. Sources along the company's Asian supply chain claim development of the smartwatch lineup is ending. It's decided against releasing additional ZenWatch devices due to low sales.
KGI's analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has earlier reported that Apple will most likely announce Siri-powered smart speaker product at the upcoming WWDC conference that is scheduled next month. The smart speaker will go on sale in the second half of the year and compete against
The first Windows Mixed Reality development kits made by HP and Acer are now officially available for pre-order. This was now announced by Microsoft, who has listed the virtual reality headsets in the Microsoft Store. Developers can expect their kits to be shipped later this
The sensors in the Apple Watch can be accurately used to detect potentially dangerous abnormalities in a person's heart rhythm, a study from Cardiogram and the University of California (San Francisco) has found. It was found to have a 97% accuracy rate.
Microsoft has created a wearable device that could help reduce limb tremor in those with Parkinson's. The Emma Watch is a wrist-worn device that uses "vibrating motors" like those in smartphones to "distract the brain" in such a way that abhorrent muscle activity is reduced.
The carrier nicknamed Big Red has just announced that its smartwatch is now available for purchase. Just as promised, the Wear24 is now available in stores and online. If you're willing to sign a contract, the watch will cost you $299. Otherwise, it is priced at $349.