Alphabet's Project Wing, a drone delivery initiative under Alphabet's X lab, is expanding its tests in Australia with two new partnerships. These partnerships with Guzman y Gomez (a Mexican food chain) and Chemist Warehouse (a pharmacy chain) involve deliveries to regular homes.
Large batteries made by Tesla are starting to arrive in Puerto Rico to help the region with its energy demands. It was recently devastated by a hurricane and Tesla has committed to helping Puerto Rico recover, at least in the form of improving its energy status.
Valve is working on SteamVR Tracking 2.0 that will support larger rooms, up to 33 x 33 feet, but that will also require four trackers instead of two. On the other hands, the company is also working on new lenses that will make virtual reality a better, more immersive experience
A few months ago, Samsung unveiled two new wearables - Gear Sport smartwatch and new wireless earbuds called Gear IconX. By the end of last week, both devices were listed online and people could pre-order them. The Gear Sport is available in the US in both the blue and black
Misfit Vapor smartwatch, the company's first proper smartwatch was expected to launch a few weeks ago. Due to some unknown reasons, the company decided to postpone the launch to October and while there is no official confirmation of the launch, the smartwatch is now listed on
Nearly half of the power used by South Australia can now come from rooftop solar installations, demonstrating how useful the technology can be, especially in sunny locations. A new minimum power demand low was hit on September 17, when just 587.8 MW of power came from the grid.
Stylus support hasn't been included with Apple's iPhones so far, but it could arrive within the next couple years. According to The Korea Herald, the company is considering a new version of the Apple Pencil for a stylus-ready smartphone that'll debut as early as 2019.
The Tiangong-1, an 8.5-ton Chinese space station, is going to crash to Earth within the next few months, reports The Guardian. Because its orbit has been decaying, a fall out of orbit must occur soon. Speaking with the UN in 2016, China said it couldn't correct its altitude.
Back at Mobile World Congress 2017, Motorola and Lenovo unveiled several new Moto Mods for the Moto Z smartphones. Among them were also two unfinished accessories called Amazon Alexa speaker and Polaroid Insta-Share printer. Now, thanks to Evan Blass of @evleaks, we
The popular drone maker DJI has now unveiled a new camera system that is designed to work with Inspire 2 drone. The new aerial camera is called Super 35 Zenmuse X7 and comes with a number of advancements to make it the perfect match for cinema-quality aerial video capture.
Back in June, Sony's Xperia Touch projector landed in Europe, where it went on sale priced at £1,299.99 or €1,499.99, depending on the market. US customers had to wait for a few more months, but starting today, they can buy an Xperia Touch from Amazon, the Sony Square
Amazon is finally coming out with a waterproof Kindle. The company has just announced an updated Kindle Oasis that features the largest display of any device in the lineup at 7-inches. Adaptive auto brightness is included, which was absent on the prior Oasis.
Facebook is coming out with a new virtual reality headset, the Oculus Go. This model is the company's first entirely wireless and standalone system. CEO Mark Zuckerberg says Oculus Go is "the first product to hit the sweet spot between mobile and desktop VR."
Facebook is coming out with new Oculus Rift virtual reality headset bundles intended for enterprise customers. Head of the Oculus division, Hugo Barra, announced the bundles during the company's Connect event. Included with the enterprise offers is a full VR commercial license.
Following the trademark applications of a new VR headset in both Europe and the United States, another HTC VR headset has now surfaced online. This time, the company registered a trademark in New Zealand for a product called Vive Eclipse. The application was spotted by the
Google's second-generation Android Wear platform arrived earlier this year with the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport, but since then, many changes have been made. Not only Android Wear devices are no longer available from Google Store, but the company has now announced that
As users of Google Home Mini started receiving their units, first problems started appearing online. Users have been reporting that their Home Mini has been incidentally recording at random occasions due to an incorrectly calibrated touch sensor that sits atop the device.
If you haven't been able to find an SNES Classic so far, you may have some luck at GameStop starting this week. The gaming retailer says it's going to have more units available, though it hasn't said how many will be offered or exactly when and where they'll be offered.
Nokia is backing out of virtual reality. The company has announced it's killing off its expensive Ozo virtual reality camera and it's also cutting 310 jobs. These changes are being implemented because the VR market hasn't developed as quickly as Nokia had anticipated.
You can now use Apple Pay and similar services to withdraw cash from more than 5,000 Wells Fargo ATMs, making it easier to access your money without a physical card in hand. Wells Fargo revealed in March that cardless withdrawals would be coming to thousands of ATMs in the US.