How to watch the second US presidential debate

How to watch the second US presidential debate The second US presidential debate promises to draw even more attention than the first. On top of giving Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump a chance to adjust their strategies, there's a switch to a town hall format based on public questions. And then t… Source: Engadget Link: […]

Ron Perlman Says Hellboy 3 Has Been Shelved, Possibly Forever

Ron Perlman Says Hellboy 3 Has Been Shelved, Possibly Forever There have been rumors, hopes, and wishes that we’d finally get a third-installment of Guillermo del Toro’s Hellboy series. But Ron Perlman, the actor who brought Hellboy to life, says the series is most likely dead. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Ron Perlman Says Hellboy […]

Science Gives Silkworms Spiderman-esque Silk

Science Gives Silkworms Spiderman-esque Silk Researchers have successfully beefed up the delicate thread of the silkworm by feeding them graphene, or single-walled carbon nanotubes. You know what that means. Get ready for some silky-smooth wearable tech. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Science Gives Silkworms Spiderman-esque Silk

Tesla is holding a 'product unveiling' on October 17th

Tesla is holding a 'product unveiling' on October 17th This October is a busy month for Tesla. On top of a SolarCity-linked event on the 28th, the company's Elon Musk has revealed that there's a Tesla-specific "product unveiling" event slated for the 17th. It's not certain what will appear at the event (… Source: Engadget […]

Ben Heck's guide to making your own Halloween costume

Ben Heck's guide to making your own Halloween costume It's almost time for Halloween! Ben and Karen put their heads together to design an electronics superhero costume, filled with sound effects and highlighted with electroluminescent wire. Ben starts to prototype the circuitry using an i2c connecte… Source: Engadget Link: Ben Heck's guide to making your […]

League of Legends Pro Suspended During Worlds For Toxic Chat, Will Be Fined $2,000

League of Legends Pro Suspended During Worlds For Toxic Chat, Will Be Fined ,000 Yesterday, Riot, creator of League of Legends, announced a ruling suspending pro player Hankil “Road” Yoon for one match and fining him $2,000. The ruling came after it was discovered that Road had been verbally abusing other players in the game […]

SNL Tackles Stranger Things Season 2's Greatest Mystery

SNL Tackles Stranger Things Season 2's Greatest Mystery The first season of Netflix’s surprise hit Stranger Things left us with a lot of questions. Is Eleven stuck in the Upside Down (Maybe)? Will Barb come back (No)? What about Will’s weird slug thing (No clue)? However, Saturday Night Live chose to answer the biggest question of all: Where […]

After Math: Ooooohhh, numbers!

After Math: Ooooohhh, numbers! It's been a big week for counting. IBM laid out $200 million in Watson research, Amazon dropped the price of its fresh produce deliveries, Oculus unveiled a slew of new accessories for its VR headset and Sony announced 80 — count 'em, 8-0 — titles… Source: Engadget Link: After Math: Ooooohhh, […]

Sunday Comics: Icicles Of Death

Sunday Comics: Icicles Of Death Welcome to Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: Sunday Comics: Icicles Of Death

Mobile, sun-seeking gardens, and more in the week that was

Mobile, sun-seeking gardens, and more in the week that was The Fisker Karma was one of the world's hottest plug-in hybrid supercars when it debuted in 2011 – and now its creator Henrik Fisker has announced plans to launch an electric sports car with a 400-mile range next year. Meanwhile, Mercedes is taking a… Source: […]

The Most Incredible Cosplay of New York Comic-Con, Day Three

The Most Incredible Cosplay of New York Comic-Con, Day Three Saturday’s winner in my personal cosplay sweepstakes: a dude done up as Kitty Pryde dissing the telepathic founder of the X-Men. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: The Most Incredible Cosplay of New York Comic-Con, Day Three

Two more Galaxy Note 7 replacements caught fire (update: AT&T and T-Mobile responses)

Two more Galaxy Note 7 replacements caught fire (update: AT&T and T-Mobile responses) Unfortunately, that replacement Galaxy Note 7 which caught fire wasn't just a one-off. There are now two more incidents of the ostensibly safer smartphone igniting and threatening the health of its users. To start, a teen in Farmington, Minnesota rep… Source: Engadget […]

Three Law Firms Join Class Action Lawsuit Against Apple Over iPhone 6 'Touch Disease'

Three Law Firms Join Class Action Lawsuit Against Apple Over iPhone 6 'Touch Disease' Three additional law firms have joined a class action lawsuit against Apple over an alleged defect that causes iPhone 6 Plus touchscreens to become unresponsive and fail. Back in August, reports began appearing from iPhone 6 owners describing an apparently latent […]

Get ready to prove the skills on your resume in virtual reality

Get ready to prove the skills on your resume in virtual reality If you're going to add skills you don't actually have on your resume, make sure the employer won't do everything in its power to make you prove it. Lloyds Banking Group, for instance, is putting potential employees to the test with the help […]

Brain-like memory gets an AI test drive

Brain-like memory gets an AI test drive Humanity just took one step closer to computers that mimic the brain. University of Southampton researchers have demonstrated that memristors, or resistors that remember their previous resistance, can power a neural network. The team's array of met… Source: Engadget Link: Brain-like memory gets an AI test drive

Germany calls for a ban on combustion engine cars by 2030

Germany calls for a ban on combustion engine cars by 2030 Germany isn't content with relying on financial incentives to usher in an era of pollution-free cars. The country's Bundesrat (federal council) has passed a resolution calling for a ban on new internal combustion engine cars by 2030. From then on,… Source: Engadget Link: Germany […]

Two more automakers can test self-driving cars in California

Two more automakers can test self-driving cars in California You might not have heard of Wheego and Valeo before, but they must be doing something right when it comes to self-driving vehicles. California has given them permission to test one autonomous car each on its roads, according to The Wall Street Journa… Source: Engadget Link: […]