Half of the UK's energy came from renewables and nuclear during the third quarter of 2016, which is up from 45.2% last year. Energy production was evenly split between the two sources. Among the contributing renewables are wind, solar, and hydroelectric.
LeEco might be struggling financially, but the team is still committed to new products. The company has now released a new TV box called the LeTV U4 TV Box, which is highly portable thanks to a dimension of just 100 x 100 x 10.8 mm and weight of only 157 grams, making it one of
Three days ago, Nokia sued Apple saying the iPhone maker infringed several mobile patents. Due to the lawsuit, Apple has decided to pull all Withings-branded accessories, a company owned by Nokia following a spring 2016 purchase, from its online store and presumably from all of
Just ahead of the holiday season, Fitbit has released a huge software update for its Charge 2 fitness tracker. The Fitbit Charge 2 just got a lot better thanks to tons of new features. If you own the Fitbit fitness tracker, make sure to check your notifications and update it.
Google has big plans for its smartwatch platform next year. Not only it will launch two flagship smartwatches, but the platform will also gain a few new features, among which is the Android Pay. That was also confirmed in an exclusive interview Android Wear's product manager Jeff
Following months of rumours and leaks, Google has finally confirmed that they have been working on two new flagship smartwatches. In an exclusive interview with The Verge, Jeff Chang, product manager of Android Wear at Google, confirmed that two flagship Android Wear 2.0 devices
The first solar panel road in the world is now operational in France. It spans 1 kilometer in Tourouvre-au-Perche, a small village in Normandy. The solar panels should be able to generate enough electricity to power the village's street lights, which isn't much.
The newest $50 Barnes & Noble Nook shipped to consumers with malware installed, potentially allowing an overseas entity to steal personal information. An update has already gone out to disable the spyware on all units. The spyware in question is from ADUPS.
A Japanese startup competing in the Google Lunar X-Prize will attempt a moon landing next year. Team HAKUTO will work in collaboration with India's Team Indus, which already has a contract to launch its rover using a rocket developed by the Indian Space Research Organization.
Zenbo, a home robot from Asus, will first be available for purchase in Taiwan. Orders begin January 1 and the robot will sell for $620 with 32 GB, which is up from the previously mentioned $599. The 128 GB model with a self-charging dock goes for $780.
Apple's online store has begun selling refurbished Series 1 and Series 2 Apple Watch units. This is the first time any refurbished Watch has been available on the store since the release of the device. These units are selling for 14-16% off depending on the exact configuration.
France's national postal service plans to experiment with a drone delivery system along a nine mile route. Drones will be used to deliver items along that route once each week. This will mark the first time a federal postal service has used drones in place of regular vehicles.
ASUS was one of the first companies that confirmed its presence at the upcoming CES 2017 trade show that is scheduled for January 4, and is now also one of the first to release video teaser of what to expect from the event. The teaser video shows that we could see at least two
iFixit had disassembled hundreds of products, but not every device is easy to open. One of those products is definitely Apple's new AirPods, which is basically a "hot mess" of components. The inside of the sleek plastic is full of tiny components coated in glue and that could be
Intel's latest Joule 550x single-board computer has just went on sale. Intel hopes to challenge Rasberry Pi 3, but that won't be an easy task especially considering the Joule 550x costs around $300 from third-party retailers such as Newegg or Mouser.
For CES 2017, NVIDIA has a few nice products. First of all, the company plans to announce the mid-range GeForce GTX 1050 mobile graphics card, but also a successor to the original Android TV-based Shield console for gaming and media streaming. The console was rumoured a few times
On September 1, Garmin has took off the wraps from its entry-level smartwatch Forerunner 35, alongside a new action camera. Today, the running smartwatch has reached new markets, including India, where it is available for a slightly higher price than expected.
Many customers around the world will receive their AirPods this week. Apple's wireless ear buds went on sale last week, though their estimated ship date quickly fell into January. Orders around the globe, including to consumers in the US, Australia, and Europe, are shipping.
An investigation by the NTSB has found Facebook's internet delivering Aquila drone crashed due to high winds. The crash occurred in June 2016 following an otherwise successful test. Aquila's autopilot system malfunctioned in the face of fairly significant wind.
Xiaomi is mostly known by its smartphone, but the company has a lot of products in its offering and is trying to improve each product with its successor. The company has now released a new power bank with support for Quick Charge 3.0 technology and two-way fast charging support.