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SpaceX Sees Offshore Spaceports Around the Globe
Jun 25 • 1 min
SpaceX Sees Offshore Spaceports Around the Globe
Attorneys Guilty in $200 Million Extortion Scheme
Jun 23 • 1 min
According to the Department of Justice, a pair of Virginia attorneys pleaded guilty to federal extortion charges on Friday.
Bombardier Abandoning Commercial Aviation
Mar 3 • 1 min
More than 30 years after snowmobile pioneer Bombardier first entered the aerospace sector, the company is reportedly set to depart the commercial aircraft industry entirely amid a broad restructuring effort.CBC/Radio-Canada reports that fresh off a $1.6…
F-35 Guns Don’t Shoot Straight
Mar 3 • 2 min
The F-35 program has been the target of a lot of criticism. Like, a lot.The military aircraft, said to be the most lethal and connected fighter jet in the world, has been plagued by ballooning cost, delays and technical problems for years, and the…
Made-In-China Pens Draw Ire Of UAW Members
Mar 3 • 2 min
The UAW has been struggling, for a while now, as fallout from corruption investigations has implicated more and more of its ranking members, including president Gary Jones, who abruptly resigned from the organization this past November.Jones, who was…
Border Wall Proposal Threatens Manufacturers
Mar 3 • 1 min
A Northeast Wisconsin heavy-duty vehicle manufacturer stands to bear the brunt of tens of millions in proposed spending reductions if the White House gets its way.Defense contractors are always subject to the whims of global conflict and political…
Plant-Based Seafood Brand Threatens Suit Over Expo Ban
Mar 3 • 2 min
Nashville-based Atlantic Natural Foods’ is a producer and distributor of plant-based food products, and its flagship brand, Loma Linda, has a number of plant-based meat products, ranging from hot dogs and veggie steaks, to its most popular offering,…
FCA Dealers Threaten To Sue Over Incentives
Mar 3 • 2 min
Over the past two years, Fiat Chrysler has seen some dramatic highs and some crushing lows. After the automaker endured the sudden passing of longtime leader Sergio Marchionne in 2018, it concluded 2019 with a binding agreement to merge with Peugeot to…
Startup ‘Collecting Faces’ From Social Media
Mar 3 • 1 min
A New York City based startup is facing the wrath of some the world’s biggest tech companies due to the way it’s populating a database for its facial recognition product.According to its website, Clearview AI’s mission is to enable law enforcement…
Startup Launches Autonomous Trucks
Mar 3 • 1 min
A Denver-area autonomous vehicle startup made its public debut this week with a more than $50 million fundraising haul and the announcement of pilot projects at several large companies.Outrider says it offers first-of-its-kind technology to help…
Volvo’s Unveils Concept Electric Sedan
Mar 3 • 1 min
About a year ago, Polestar — the electric vehicle brand founded by Swedish automaker Volvo — unveiled a compact car touted as a potential challenger to Tesla’s Model 3 in the still-young industry of mass-market electric vehicles.The Polestar 2 debuted…
Air Force Adds To ‘Boneyard’
Mar 3 • 1 min
The 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group on the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona is often referred to as the Boneyard.That’s because it houses approximately 4,000 retired military aircraft – more than anyplace else in the…
Assault Weapons Offer ‘Guaranteed Hit’
Feb 17 • 1 min
The SMASH system utilizes advanced optics and computerized feedback to ensure accuracy.
Subaru Is Going Electric…Eventually
Jan 30 • 2 min
A recent announcement suggests the brand is heading towards EVs, but they’re taking their time.
The First Dodge Viper Sells For $285K
Jan 30 • 1 min
Perhaps its famous owner helped propel the sale price well past expectations.
GM Rolls Out Robo-Taxi
Jan 30 • 1 min
The company wants a self-driving fleet of vehicles without steering wheels or brakes.
The Motorola Razr Reboot Is Here
Jan 30 • 1 min
But is anyone crazy enough to pay $1,500 for it?
Dad Makes Gaming A Reality With Re-Engineered Controller
Jan 30 • 1 min
How a dad helped his daughter with mobility issues take on ‘The Legend of Zelda.’
FDA Warns Purell: Stop Claiming Hand Sanitizer Prevents Flu
Jan 30 • 2 min
Agency says the claims are unproven.
Walmart Deploys Robot Workers in 650 More Stores
Jan 22 • 2 min
Despite creeping out customers and making human counterparts feel uneasy, Walmart is increasing its robotic workforce.
Sony Built A Car
Jan 22 • 1 min
The four-door EV showcases the company’s advanced display tech, as well as some new applications unique to automotive.
Reporters Sell Dumpster Food On Amazon
Jan 22 • 2 min
One expert says there’s ‘absolutely nothing’ preventing third-party sellers from listing literal garbage.
Long Lost Shelby Mustangs Restored
Jan 22 • 1 min
Many thought the ‘Holy Grail of lost collector cars’ was lost forever.
Plant Worker Arrested For Putting Pine-Sol In Coworker’s Drink
Jan 22 • 2 min
He told the authorities that the female coworker had teased him.
Engineering Problems Plague China’s First Passenger Jet
Jan 22 • 1 min
Technical glitches are pushing the project further behind schedule.
Laffite’s All - Terrain Supercar
Jan 22 • 2 min
The street-legal all-terrain vehicle combines off-road power with high-end luxury.
Logistics Startup Fires CEO For Expensing $76K At Strip Clubs
Jan 22 • 1 min
Buttering up clients with entertainment expenses is nothing new, but Turvo’s former CEO apparently took things to another level.
Electric, Autonomous DeLorean is ‘Flawless’
Jan 22 • 1 min
Despite a design that hasn’t changed in over 35 years, the DeLorean continues to inspire.
GM is Bringing Back the Hummer
Jan 22 • 1 min
It will be a departure from it’s gas-guzzling origins.
3M Makes Bid to Ditch the Box
Jan 22 • 3 min
Let’s just say that the new packaging design is a little out-of-the-box.
Worker Dies in Workplace Shooting at Dart Container
Dec 23, 2019 • 1 min
The shooter was tracked down at a bus station about 170 miles away.
Apple Accused of Reading Employee’s Texts
Dec 23, 2019 • 1 min
What happens on your iPhone stays on your iPhone… unless you work for Apple, it appears.
Google, Facebook No Longer in Top 10 Places to Work
Dec 23, 2019 • 2 min
Employees are changing their tune on what constitutes a top workplace.
Google Accused of Union-Busting
Dec 23, 2019 • 2 min
Current and former employees wonder if the tech giant is “being evil.”
Straight off Batman’s Utility Belt
Dec 23, 2019 • 1 min
A Dark Knight-like detention device that fires an 8’ Kevlar cord is ready for real-life law enforcement.
Boeing Bows Out of $85B Military Bid
Dec 19, 2019 • 2 min
The winner-take-all award is set to be the largest contract awarded in 2020, but Boeing has walked away.
Ford’s Explorer Rollout Just Keeps Getting Worse
Dec 19, 2019 • 2 min
Despite a design overhaul, the 2020 model can’t catch a break.
Team 3D Prints Tracheas
Dec 19, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers from Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) used an integrated tissue-organ printer (ITOP) to 3D-bioprint a trachea. Researchers have already 3D-printed tracheal splints and scaffolds to grow tissue-engineered tracheas, but…
Cadillac May Be All-Electric by 2030
Dec 19, 2019 • 1 min
The automaker also hinted at some significant name changes for its models.
Tesla Wouldn’t Help Police Investigate Factory Theft
Dec 19, 2019 • 1 min
Millions of dollars in raw materials went missing from the company’s Nevada Gigafactory.
3D-Printing Improves Lightning Strike Protection
Dec 19, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers from Oak Ridge National Laboratory are using a new 3D printing technique to improve lightning strikes on airplanes. Airplane exteriors sare traditionally made of carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP). It’s lighter than metal, but its low…
3D-Printed Autonomous Podcars
Dec 19, 2019 • 1 min
This week, NOWLAB introduced LOCI, a design prototype for a 3D-printed autonomous podcar designed for last-mile movement.NOWLAB is the additive manufacturing innovation arm of the BigRep Consultancy, the team behind the NERA eBike, a 3D-printed…
Pablo Escobar’s Brother Made a Foldable Smartphone
Dec 11, 2019 • 2 min
The Medellin Cartel’s former accountant feels he has created a replacement for the iPhone.
Ballistics Team Scans Bullets that Killed JFK
Dec 11, 2019 • 2 min
The fragments were in such rough shape that a single piece took more than 30 scans to image the entire surface.
Daimler, Bosch Begin US Tests of Self-Driving Cars
Dec 11, 2019 • 1 min
The industrial giants officially kicked off a pilot project that could pave the way for autonomous taxis.
This Smart Shelf Will Re-Order Your Office Supplies
Dec 4, 2019 • 2 min
It’s branded as “The scale that keeps businesses stocked.”
Boeing Cited for Overcharging NASA by Millions
Dec 4, 2019 • 2 min
Just as it looks to resume deliveries, Boeing is facing criticism over a contract that some feel SpaceX could have done at a lower cost.
SpaceX Starship Explodes During Test
Dec 4, 2019 • 1 min
The explosion wasn’t necessarily a setback, or unexpected.
Underwater Ammo Design Mimics Torpedoes
Dec 4, 2019 • 1 min
It went through more than 55 feet of water and still penetrated 2 cm of steel.
Shoe Co. Blasts Amazon for Private Label Knockoff
Dec 4, 2019 • 2 min
In an open letter, the company’s co-founder asks Amazon to also “please steal our approach to sustainability.”
The 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in 2018
Dec 4, 2019 • 2 min
Thefts are actually down 3% from 2017.
Jaguar Partners with Hot Wheels for F-Type Launch
Dec 4, 2019 • 2 min
They built a 761-foot long Hot Wheels track through the new design studio
GM Hits Fiat Chrysler with Bombshell Corruption Lawsuit
Dec 4, 2019 • 2 min
GM says Fiat Chrysler has been in cahoots with the UAW for years, and it’s cost them billions.
Insolvent Supplier Headed for Shutdown After GM Jumps Sinking Ship
Nov 20, 2019 • 2 min
General Motors, responsible for 70 percent of the company’s orders, recently cut ties with the firm. But problems were piling up well before that.
First You Print It, Then You Shoot It
Nov 20, 2019 • 1 min
Tubulanes are theoretical structures that exhibit extraordinary strength because they are made of crosslinked carbon nanotubes.
These Toilets Will Know Everything About You
Nov 20, 2019 • 2 min
Smart toilets on the market today primarily boast energy savings with more accurate flushes or simple luxuries like a seat warmer or massaging bidet.
‘Unsinkable’ Metal Backed by Bill and Melinda Gates
Nov 20, 2019 • 2 min
A metalworking process supported by the Gates Foundation could prevent maritime disasters.
Sensor Saves Babies in Hot Cars
Nov 20, 2019 • 1 min
University of Waterloo researchers have created a new device that takes a small, cheap sensor and solves a sometimes heartbreaking problem.
NASA Unveils Electric Aircraft
Nov 20, 2019 • 1 min
NASA reportedly wants the X-57 initiative to develop electric technology that can help larger manufacturers meet strict government aviation standards.
Formula 1 Announces Plan to Go Carbon Neutral
Nov 20, 2019 • 2 min
Some wonder whether the sport itself can withstand such a dramatic shift.
Tyson Plant Prepares to Reopen After Fire
Nov 20, 2019 • 1 min
The company paid workers throughout the shutdown.
Chameleon’s Tongue One Quick Snatcher
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
A chameleon’s tongue is fast.
Jumping Spiders Inspire New Sensors
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
Harvard researchers have created a new depth sensor inspired by the eyes of a jumping spider. It could soon be in everything from microbotics to wearable devices. The tiny arachnids have incredible depth perception, which enables them to attack prey…
Researchers Tether Man & Machine
Nov 13, 2019 • 2 min
Researchers Tether Man & Machine
Hyundai Plans to Have Flying Cars by 2023
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
The company will lean on collaborations to make it happen.
Automatic Braking is Soon to Be Standard, But ‘Phantom Braking’ Still a Problem
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
People were beginning to turn the system off, which adds to the incentive for agencies to “move towards a recall very quickly.”
Microsoft Experiments with 4-Day Workweek
Nov 13, 2019 • 2 min
The company announced a nearly 40 percent boost in productivity.
Ohio Man Gets Prison for Illegal Export Scam
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
The 64-year-old man illegally exported industrial equipment for more than a decade.
New Airplane Feature Could Save You If Your Pilot Can’t
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
And it’s actually exactly what you’re picturing: a big red button.
Nearby Workers Save Man’s Life After Accident
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
They used a belt as a tourniquet to help control and stop the bleeding.
Adidas to Test Shoe Production in Space
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
The footwear company announced plans to send its proprietary material for experiments on the International Space Station.
Sysco Reaches Deal Over Discrimination Allegation
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
The company is on the hook for more than $182,000 in back wages.
Aston Martin Unveils First-Ever Bike
Nov 13, 2019 • 1 min
It’s about what you’d expect from the makers of James Bond’s cars.
Aerospace Engineers Assemble
Oct 30, 2019 • 1 min
Aerospace Engineers Assemble
Bulletproof Foam Builds a Better Airplane Wing
Oct 30, 2019 • 2 min
Bulletproof Foam Builds a Better Airplane Wing
Artificial Skin Can Be Twisted, Tickled & Pinched
Oct 30, 2019 • 2 min
Artificial Skin Can Be Twisted, Tickled & Pinched
Chopper Concept Inspired by Sci-Fi and Jaws
Oct 30, 2019 • 1 min
Looking like a flying saucer, the Super White Shark can reportedly reach a top speed of over 400 mph.
Datsun Again on the Chopping Block
Oct 30, 2019 • 1 min
Nissan is expected to scrap the revived brand amid a broad restructuring effort.
Plant Manager Gets Prison in Worker Death Cover-Up
Oct 30, 2019 • 1 min
They lied during the investigation and tried to strong-arm subordinates.
Flying Taxi Takes to the Air
Oct 30, 2019 • 1 min
Less than six months after a brief initial liftoff, Lilium showed its all-electric jet in full flight.
Implantable Prevents Overdose
Oct 23, 2019 • 1 min
Implantable Prevents Overdose
Uniti One’s 3-Seater EV is Tiny
Oct 23, 2019 • 1 min
Uniti One’s 3-Seater EV is Tiny
Robotic Hand Autonomously Solves Rubik’s Cube
Oct 23, 2019 • 1 min
Robotic Hand Autonomously Solves Rubik’s Cube
Tesla Gets Green Light in China
Oct 23, 2019 • 1 min
Tesla Gets Green Light in China
Taking the Car-Driver Relationship to the Next Level
Oct 23, 2019 • 2 min
Taking the Car-Driver Relationship to the Next Level
Microsoft CEO Nets 66% Pay Bump
Oct 23, 2019 • 2 min
Microsoft CEO Nets 66% Pay Bump
Fingerprint Smudges Can Unlock Certain Phones
Oct 23, 2019 • 1 min
Fingerprint Smudges Can Unlock Certain Phones
NSC Takes Firm Stance on Cannabis
Oct 23, 2019 • 2 min
NSC Takes Firm Stance on Cannabis
Dyson Scraps Electric Vehicle Plans
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
Dyson Scraps Electric Vehicle Plans
Robot Flies
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
Robot Flies
The Northern Clingfish Sucks
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
The Northern Clingfish Sucks
World’s Largest 3D Printer Prints Fully Functioning Boat
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
World’s Largest 3D Printer Prints Fully Functioning Boat
Amputees Merge with New Limbs
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
Amputees Merge with New Limbs
Researchers Use Giant Gun to Test Hypersonic Flight
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers Use Giant Gun to Test Hypersonic Flight
Faraday Backer Files for Bankruptcy
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
Faraday Backer Files for Bankruptcy
Hyundai Enters Flying Car Game
Oct 17, 2019 • 1 min
Hyundai Enters Flying Car Game
Stealth Sub Builder Accused of Falsifying Tests
Oct 16, 2019 • 2 min
Stealth Sub Builder Accused of Falsifying Tests
Grenades Use Building Block Concept
Oct 9, 2019 • 1 min
Grenades Use Building Block Concept
$1.2B Scandal Takes Networking Giant Back to the 90s
Oct 9, 2019 • 2 min
$1.2B Scandal Takes Networking Giant Back to the 90s
Gov’t Paid Millions in EV Tax Credits for Ineligible Vehicles
Oct 9, 2019 • 2 min
Gov’t Paid Millions in EV Tax Credits for Ineligible Vehicles
HR Shames Applicant on Social Media
Oct 9, 2019 • 2 min
HR Shames Applicant on Social Media
Corvette Stingray Debuts First Hardtop Convertible
Oct 9, 2019 • 1 min
Corvette Stingray Debuts First Hardtop Convertible
Boston Dynamics Starts Selling Robot Dog
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
Boston Dynamics Starts Selling Robot Dog
CBD Makers Sue for $44M Over Bad Seeds
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
CBD Makers Sue for $44M Over Bad Seeds
Ford Patents Convertible Pickup Truck
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
Ford Patents Convertible Pickup Truck
Elon Musk is Trying to Buy a Village
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
Elon Musk is Trying to Buy a Village
Chinese EV Startup Slashes Jobs
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
Chinese EV Startup Slashes Jobs
Tesla Cop Cruiser Runs Out of Juice During High-Speed Chase
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
Tesla Cop Cruiser Runs Out of Juice During High-Speed Chase
Mattel Launches Gender-Inclusive Dolls
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
Mattel Launches Gender-Inclusive Dolls
This Smart Airplane Tracks Your Bathroom Breaks
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
This Smart Airplane Tracks Your Bathroom Breaks
Air Force Wants Flying Car to Replace V-22 Osprey
Oct 2, 2019 • 1 min
The Air Force wants a flying car, and according to a report from Defense One, they want it to replace the V-22 Osprey tiltrotor.Agility Prime is the name of a new U.S. Air Force (USAF) project to replace the V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft with a…
Marines Continue to Use Recalled, Defective ATVs
Sep 20, 2019 • 2 min
Marines Continue to Use Recalled, Defective ATVs
Worker Dies After Affair; Death Ruled Work-Related Accident
Sep 18, 2019 • 1 min
Worker Dies After Affair; Death Ruled Work-Related Accident
OSHA’s Top 10 Safety Citations
Sep 18, 2019 • 2 min
OSHA’s Top 10 Safety Citations
Boeing Plane in Development Fails Safety Test
Sep 18, 2019 • 2 min
Boeing Plane in Development Fails Safety Test
Bentley to Produce Replica 1929 Racecars
Sep 11, 2019 • 1 min
Bentley to Produce Replica 1929 Racecars
Man Arrested in Elaborate Counterfeit Vaping Plot
Sep 11, 2019 • 1 min
Man Arrested in Elaborate Counterfeit Vaping Plot
Scientist Can Inject Night Vision Straight into Your Eye
Sep 11, 2019 • 2 min
Scientist Can Inject Night Vision Straight into Your Eye
Porsche Debuts First Electric Vehicle
Sep 11, 2019 • 1 min
Porsche Debuts First Electric Vehicle
Stealth Gliders Dissolve in Sunlight
Sep 11, 2019 • 1 min
Stealth Gliders Dissolve in Sunlight
SpaceX Closer to Mars Mission After Starhopper Flight
Sep 4, 2019 • 1 min
SpaceX Closer to Mars Mission After Starhopper Flight
Fiat Announces the Latest Dead Car Model
Sep 4, 2019 • 2 min
Fiat Announces the Latest Dead Car Model
Microwave-Sized Harvester Pulls Water from Desert Air
Sep 4, 2019 • 1 min
Microwave-Sized Harvester Pulls Water from Desert Air
Exosuit Fits Like a Pair of Shorts
Sep 4, 2019 • 1 min
Exosuit Fits Like a Pair of Shorts
121-Ton EV Can Generate More Energy Than It Uses
Sep 4, 2019 • 1 min
The largest electric vehicle on the planet relies on regenerative braking and a 4.5-ton battery.
Gold Industry Roiled by ‘Forgery Crisis’
Sep 4, 2019 • 2 min
High gold prices have enhanced the appeal of the bullion market, and no one has yet been able to determine who is producing these sophisticated fakes.
75-Year-Old Worker Dies in Accident
Aug 28, 2019 • 0 min
75-Year-Old Worker Dies in Accident
Truth Behind Salmon Video Climate Claim Sham
Aug 28, 2019 • 1 min
Truth Behind Salmon Video Climate Claim Sham
Survey: Nearly 80% of Professionals Have Positive Outlook On Cannabis
Aug 28, 2019 • 2 min
Nearly 80% of Professionals Have Positive Outlook On Cannabis
Is Ford Finally Killing the Lincoln Continental?
Aug 28, 2019 • 1 min
Is Ford Finally Killing the Lincoln Continental?
Missiles Could Find Their Own Targets
Aug 21, 2019 • 1 min
Missiles Could Find Their Own Targets
Chinese EV Co. Stiffs Aston Martin in Deal Gone Bad
Aug 21, 2019 • 2 min
Chinese EV Co. Stiffs Aston Martin in Deal Gone Bad
Salmon Cannon Fires Fish Over Dams
Aug 21, 2019 • 2 min
Salmon Cannon Fires Fish Over Dams
Supplier Allegedly Paid $900K in Kickbacks for UAW Contracts
Aug 21, 2019 • 2 min
Supplier Allegedly Paid $900K in Kickbacks for UAW Contracts
Drone Swarms Descend Upon Mock City Hall
Aug 21, 2019 • 1 min
Drone Swarms Descend Upon Mock City Hall
Astro the Robotic Dog
Aug 21, 2019 • 1 min
Astro the Robotic Dog
Autonomous Boat Looks for Amelia Earhart
Aug 21, 2019 • 1 min
Autonomous Boat Looks for Amelia Earhart
Amid Shortage, Airlines Are Leasing Older and Older Planes
Aug 21, 2019 • 2 min
Amid Shortage, Airlines Are Leasing Older and Older Planes
Swimming Robot Mimics Moon Jellyfish
Aug 14, 2019 • 2 min
Swimming Robot Mimics Moon Jellyfish
Latest Air Force One $2B Over-Budget
Aug 14, 2019 • 1 min
Latest Air Force One $2B Over-Budget
Beetl Robot Uses State-of-the-Art Tech to Address Backyard Poop Problems
Aug 14, 2019 • 1 min
Beetl Robot Uses State-of-the-Art Tech to Address Backyard Poop Problems
Electric Motorcycle Concept is Wrapped in Wood
Aug 14, 2019 • 1 min
Electric Motorcycle Concept is Wrapped in Wood
Startup is Going to Use Helicopters to Catch Rockets
Aug 14, 2019 • 1 min
Startup is Going to Use Helicopters to Catch Rockets
Rumored Lordstown Plant Buyer Posted $6,000 in Q2 Sales
Aug 14, 2019 • 2 min
Rumored Lordstown Plant Buyer Posted $6,000 in Q2 Sales
Airbus Unveils Bird of Prey Concept
Aug 14, 2019 • 2 min
Airbus Unveils Bird of Prey Concept
Engineers Drop 500-Pound Weights on Lithium-Ion Batteries
Aug 14, 2019 • 1 min
Engineers Drop 500-Pound Weights on Lithium-Ion Batteries
Latest Mustang Looks to Chase Down Corvette
Aug 7, 2019 • 1 min
Latest Mustang Looks to Chase Down Corvette
Lyft e-Bikes Are Starting on Fire
Aug 7, 2019 • 1 min
Lyft e-Bikes Are Starting on Fire
Co-Worker Shot, Killed on Assembly Line
Aug 7, 2019 • 1 min
Co-Worker Shot, Killed on Assembly Line
Inventors Sue Amazon, Target Over Trendy Lightbulb
Aug 7, 2019 • 2 min
Inventors Sue Amazon, Target Over Trendy Lightbulb
Programmer Guilty After Scheming Siemens with ‘Logic Bombs’
Aug 1, 2019 • 1 min
Programmer Guilty After Scheming Siemens with ‘Logic Bombs’
Curtiss Motorcycles CEO Says Harley’s LiveWire is ‘Bloodless’
Aug 1, 2019 • 2 min
Curtiss Motorcycles CEO Says Harley’s LiveWire is ‘Bloodless’
Nintendo Sued Over ‘Manufacturing Defect’
Aug 1, 2019 • 2 min
Nintendo Sued Over ‘Manufacturing Defect’
Fisker is Back with an Electric Crossover
Aug 1, 2019 • 2 min
Fisker is Back with an Electric Crossover
Inventor Crashes into English Channel on Hoverboard
Jul 26, 2019 • 1 min
I know for a fact that we’ve all wondered whether someone could successfully fly across the English Channel on a homemade hoverboard. I mean… right? We’ve thought about that?Well, the short answer is no… you cannot. Or, not yet anyway.Yesterday, French…
Amazon Tells Customers They May Have Bought Fake Pills
Jul 26, 2019 • 2 min
Amazon Tells Customers They May Have Bought Fake Pills
The Fastest Corvette Ever
Jul 26, 2019 • 2 min
The Fastest Corvette Ever
Six Untested Connectors Cost ITT Cannon $11 Million
Jul 19, 2019 • 1 min
Six Untested Connectors Cost ITT Cannon $11 Million
Buckle Up: The UAW Contract Talks Are Going to Be a Bear
Jul 18, 2019 • 2 min
Buckle Up: The UAW Contract Talks Are Going to Be a Bear
Combat Vehicles Enter Video Game Mode
Jul 18, 2019 • 2 min
Combat Vehicles Enter Video Game Mode
Lead Paint Makers Pay Millions in Lawsuit
Jul 18, 2019 • 1 min
40 Years After its Ban, Lead Paint Makers Pay Millions in Lawsuit
Virgin Orbit Rocket Falls 35,000 Feet
Jul 12, 2019 • 1 min
Cosmic Girl conducted a successful ‘drop test’ of its airborne launch system, then crash landed.
Pharma Exec Gets 30 Years in Prison for Fraud Scheme
Jul 11, 2019 • 2 min
Pharma Exec Gets 30 Years in Prison for Fraud Scheme
BMW Made a Pickup Truck
Jul 10, 2019 • 1 min
BMW Made a Pickup Truck
Bird Strike Triggers Accidental Bombing
Jul 10, 2019 • 1 min
Bird Strike Triggers Accidental Bombing
Russian Defense Unveiled a Owl Drone
Jun 28, 2019 • 1 min
Russian Defense Unveiles Owl Drone
Ex-Engineer Accused of Starting Identical Startup in China
Jun 26, 2019 • 2 min
Ex-Engineer Accused of Starting Identical Startup in China
Harley to Make a Smaller Motorcycle
Jun 26, 2019 • 1 min
Harley to Make a Smaller Motorcycle
Robot Queen Custom Builds a Tesla Truck
Jun 26, 2019 • 1 min
Robot Queen Custom Builds a Tesla Truck
Boeing May Rename Jet Involved in Fatal Crashes
Jun 26, 2019 • 2 min
Boeing May Rename Jet Involved in Fatal Crashes
Playable Burger-Powered Guitar
Jun 26, 2019 • 1 min
The same guy who makes guitars for Eric Clapton and Keith Richards has created the first playable burger.
Autonomous Flying Car to Begin Flight Tests Next Year
Jun 19, 2019 • 1 min
Autonomous Flying Car to Begin Flight Tests Next Year
Equipment Inventor Headed to Prison
Jun 19, 2019 • 2 min
Equipment Inventor Headed to Prison
Beekee Box Creates Network Without Internet, Electricity
Jun 19, 2019 • 1 min
Beekee Box Creates Network Without Internet, Electricity
MIT Helps Factory Robots Understand Humans
Jun 19, 2019 • 1 min
MIT Helps Factory Robots Understand Humans
Musk Says Tesla Has Designed a Submarine Car
Jun 14, 2019 • 1 min
It would be modeled after the Lotus Esprit used in the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me.
Report Says GM’s Driverless Cars Are Plagued by Glitches
Jun 14, 2019 • 2 min
Report Says GM’s Driverless Cars Are Plagued by Glitches, San Francisco
‘Maker Faire’ Backer Suspends Operations
Jun 13, 2019 • 1 min
Maker Media, which hosts engineering, science and art showcases around the world, laid off its entire workforce amid a drop in corporate sponsorships.
Once the Darling of Millennials, LaCroix Water is Sued Again
Jun 12, 2019 • 2 min
Once the Darling of Millennials, LaCroix Water is Sued Again
The Genius/Madness of Apple’s $1,000 Monitor Stand
Jun 11, 2019 • 2 min
The Genius/Madness of Apple’s $1,000 Monitor Stand
Foam Armor Designed to Stop Armor-Piercing Bullets
Jun 11, 2019 • 1 min
Foam Armor Designed to Stop Armor-Piercing Bullets
Polymer Made from Waste Cooking Oil Could Cure PFAS Pollution
Jun 11, 2019 • 2 min
Polymer Made from Waste Cooking Oil Could Cure PFAS Pollution
Why You Should Keep That Extra Toe
Jun 11, 2019 • 1 min
Why You Should Keep That Extra Toe
New Michelin Tire Means No More Flats
Jun 11, 2019 • 2 min
New Michelin Tire Means No More Flats
Warren Buffett’s Co. Takes $377M Hit from ‘Ponzi Scheme’
Jun 6, 2019 • 2 min
Warren Buffett’s Co. Takes $377M Hit from ‘Ponzi Scheme’
How Bosch Took a Dumb SKIL Drill Press and Made it ‘Smart’
Jun 6, 2019 • 2 min
How Bosch Took a Dumb SKIL Drill Press and Made it ‘Smart’
Musk: Tesla Pickup Will Be Sub-$50K, Better Than the F-150
Jun 4, 2019 • 2 min
Musk: Tesla Pickup Will Be Sub-$50K, Better Than the F-150
Sensor-Laden Glove Could Lead to More Capable Robots
Jun 3, 2019 • 1 min
Sensor-Laden Glove Could Lead to More Capable Robots
Worker Gets 10 Months in Prison for Peeing on Food Products
May 31, 2019 • 1 min
Worker Gets 10 Months in Prison for Peeing on Food Products
Salto is a Jumping Robot Bush Baby
May 30, 2019 • 1 min
Salto is a Jumping Robot Bush Baby
Amazon Denies Report its Cutting Thousands of Suppliers
May 30, 2019 • 2 min
Amazon Denies Report its Cutting Thousands of Suppliers
Novartis Unveils World’s Most Expensive Drug Treatment
May 30, 2019 • 2 min
Novartis Unveils World’s Most Expensive Drug Treatment
Ford’s Self-Driving Delivery Van Deploys Humanoid Robot
May 30, 2019 • 2 min
Ford’s Self-Driving Delivery Van Deploys Humanoid Robot
Wearable Sensors Designed with Octopus-Inspired Suckers
May 30, 2019 • 1 min
Wearable Sensors Designed with Octopus-Inspired Suckers
Researchers 3D-Print Bathrooms in 12 Hours
May 29, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers 3D-Print Bathrooms in 12 Hours
Boring Company Hits Pay Dirt
May 24, 2019 • 1 min
Boring Company Hits Pay Dirt
The Chicago River’s Crowd-Controlled, Floating Roomba
May 24, 2019 • 1 min
The Chicago River’s Crowd-Controlled
WWII Plane Found in Boneyard Refurbished in Time for D-Day
May 23, 2019 • 1 min
WWII Plane Found in Boneyard Refurbished in Time for D-Day
Robot Designed to Forever Mop Up Blood
May 23, 2019 • 1 min
Robot Designed to Forever Mop Up Blood
Microscopic Robot Drops Bombs on Cancer Cells
May 23, 2019 • 1 min
Microscopic Robot Drops Bombs on Cancer Cells
Robotic Dogs Redesigned to Care for the Elderly
May 23, 2019 • 2 min
Robotic Dogs Redesigned to Care for the Elderly
Exec’s Escort-Turned-Girlfriend Charged $5.8 Million to His Company Card
May 21, 2019 • 1 min
Exec’s Escort-Turned-Girlfriend Charged $5.8 Million to His Company Card
Company Unveils Flying Taxi Prototype
May 20, 2019 • 1 min
Company Unveils Flying Taxi Prototype
Tesla Issues Software Update After Second Parked Car Starts on Fire
May 17, 2019 • 2 min
Tesla Issues Software Update After Second Parked Car Starts on Fire
3D-Printed Martian Habitat Nets $500K
May 16, 2019 • 1 min
3D-Printed Martian Habitat Nets $500K
Researchers Make More Affordable Fuel Cell
May 16, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers Make More Affordable Fuel Cell
Designer Creates Floating U.F.O. Timeshares
May 16, 2019 • 1 min
Designer Creates Floating U.F.O. Timeshares
Congress Cracks Down on Manufacturer’s ‘Extreme Profit Margins’
May 16, 2019 • 2 min
Congress Cracks Down on Manufacturer’s ‘Extreme Profit Margins’
Engineer Gets 2.5 Years in Prison for Bribery, Fraud
May 15, 2019 • 2 min
A Hawaiian engineer was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for bribing public officials in Hawaii and the Federated States of Micronesia. 53-year-old Frank James Lyon pleaded guilty to paying $250,000 to Hawaiian officials to secure $2.5 million in state…
Hellfire Cuts Like Swords from the Heavens
May 14, 2019 • 2 min
Hellfire Cuts Like Swords from the Heavens
Will All Wheel Drive Save the Sedan?
May 13, 2019 • 1 min
Will All Wheel Drive Save the Sedan?
DoD Won’t Let Sonar Supplier Walk Away
May 9, 2019 • 2 min
DoD Won’t Let Sonar Supplier Walk Away
Ohio Town Solves the Mystery of the Blocked Key Fob
May 9, 2019 • 1 min
Ohio Town Solves the Mystery of the Blocked Key Fob
Smart Suitcase Helps Visually Impaired Travelers
May 8, 2019 • 1 min
Smart Suitcase Helps Visually Impaired Travelers, Carnegie Mellon University,
Lawsuit After Man Dies Under ‘Avalanche’ of Salt
May 7, 2019 • 1 min
Lawsuit After Man Dies Under ‘Avalanche’ of Salt
Adidas a Victim of its Popularity
May 6, 2019 • 1 min
Adidas a Victim of its Popularity
SUVs Run Smart Cars Out of the U.S.
May 3, 2019 • 2 min
SUVs Run Smart Cars Out of the U.S.
Researchers Fight Fire with Nanocellulose
May 3, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers Fight Fire with Nanocellulose
Samsung’s Galaxy Fold Fails
May 3, 2019 • 1 min
Samsung’s Galaxy Fold Fails
Researchers Finally Made the Magic Fat Pill
May 3, 2019 • 1 min
Researchers Finally Made the Magic Fat Pill
Man Arrested for $72M Counterfeit Component Scheme
May 2, 2019 • 2 min
Man Arrested for $72M Counterfeit Component Scheme