Google’s Lack Of Product Isolation Would Support A Chrome OS And Android Merge

 Chrome OS, the “cloud” operating system that Google introduced for laptops and Android, the operating system on phones and tablets may become one, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. The “folding” could happen as early as next year…could be introduced at Google I/O…or not. I’ve personally spoken to sources over the past… Continue reading Google’s Lack Of Product Isolation Would Support A Chrome OS And Android Merge

Underwater Drone Startup OpenROV Launches A Super Fast Exploration Robot

 Trident is a remote-controlled, camera-equipped underwater drone – and it’s the fastest machine yet from underwater robotics startup OpenROV. Trident can go “as fast as Michael Phelps,” according to co-founders David Lang and Eric Stackpole. For reference, Phelps clocks in at 4.4 mph if you factor his record for 50.77 seconds in the 100 m. So… Continue reading Underwater Drone Startup OpenROV Launches A Super Fast Exploration Robot

Meet Teforia, A Tea Brewing Robot For The Home

 Tea making is a delicate process that only the truest of enthusiasts around the world appreciate. The time-honored tradition of sourcing the right ingredients, taking care to consider the age of the leaves, the season of the year and the temperature of the water and then waiting for it to steep to just the right… Continue reading Meet Teforia, A Tea Brewing Robot For The Home

OnePlus X Unveiled: 5-Inch Display, 13MP Rear Camera, Starting At $249

 We got a look at the new device(s) at a San Francisco event earlier this week. The Onyx version is available on OnePlus.net in the UK on November 5th for EUR269 and in the US on November 19th for $249. The invite window will be a month. The Ceramic edition will be available in Europe… Continue reading OnePlus X Unveiled: 5-Inch Display, 13MP Rear Camera, Starting At $249

Understanding The 3D Printing Ecosystem

 Excitement about 3D printing has steadily accelerated over the past decade — but this excitement has largely outpaced innovation and development in the field. As a researcher in 3D printing technologies, I’ve built 3D printers using all of the major technologies, as well as more experimental ones. What I’ve learned is that many of these… Continue reading Understanding The 3D Printing Ecosystem

GoPro Plunges 15% After-Hours Following Q3 Earnings Miss

 GoPro stock took a major dive Wednesday following the release of its Q3 financials. At the market’s close, GoPro reported a miss on its Q3 earnings, posting an adjusted $0.25 per share on $400.3 million non-GAAP revenue during the period. Those figures compared to street expectations of a $0.29 per-share profit and revenue of $433.6… Continue reading GoPro Plunges 15% After-Hours Following Q3 Earnings Miss