The US army is considering the Earth’s magnetic field as a replacement for GPS

World global positioning system (GPS) created in the USA in the late 80-ies, relies in his work on 24 satellites. During this time it has evolved considerably and has become an integral part of our civilization. Thanks to it, users can accurately determine its location and time anywhere in the world – and this is […]

Computer game EndeavorRx officially approved as a medicine

The American Management on sanitary inspection behind quality of foodstuff and medicines has given permission for the use of computer games EndeavorRx as medicines. This summer, patients can receive a prescription from a doctor. Its main users will be children with attention deficit disorder and hyperactivity. EndeavorRx the game – racing simulator with flexible changeable […]

Formant, the company offers everyone to take robops Spot for a walk

Robodog Spot company Boston Dynamics has gained worldwide fame due to its unique achievements – for example, assistance to physicians during the epidemic and working as a sheepherder. Now, thanks to the interactive connection and the company’s Formant (USA), any Internet user may, if desired, to walk with robocable, within their homes from anywhere in […]

In New Zealand tested the world’s first system of wireless transmission of energy

Company Powerco, the second largest distributor of gas and electricity in New Zealand, has provided startup Emrod opportunities to test innovative means of transmitting energy without wires. Currently there is only a prototype of such a transmitter and developers will require about six months of work in the laboratory before they proceed to field experiments. […]

Panoramic display Brelyon will create the illusion of a giant screen

The kind of immersive displays is represented by IMAX screens, headsets virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR). However, all these modern technologies are not without drawbacks. So, for example, wearing augmented reality glasses with a weight of 200 grams within a few hours onerous. Electrical engineer Barmak Heshmat, one of the founders of the company […]

In Australia, launched Shazam for spiders

Australia is known worldwide not only for its unique nature, but the presence of a large number deadly to human creatures. However, not all residents of the country and, especially, her guests will be able to distinguish harmless from homemade spider killer spiders an Australian widow. IT specialists Nick and Murray Scher together with the […]

An unusual Swordfish boat will allow you to travel on water and under water

François-Alexandre Bertrand has designed and built an unusual surface-underwater vessel, which was named Platypus Swordfish. Swordfish is a 12-meter tourist the tender (a small support vessel for cruising in shallow water and larger ships – approx. ed Techcult) for eight people. Its unique feature is that it allows passengers to travel both over water and […]

EHang has developed a flying fire truck

Until recently, the Chinese company EHang has focused on the production of multicopters, which are used as air taxis and for transporting tourists. However, in order to prove the versatility of its Autonomous unmanned platform, the company has developed the firefighter quadcopter. Fire version quadcopter EHang 216, equipped with a capacity from 145 gallons of […]

Pandemic coronavirus brought eSports to a new incredible level

Coca-Cola, Intel, Samsung and dozens of other major companies that have historically been sponsors of sporting events, in 2020, dramatically changed its strategy. Since the current stadiums because of the quarantine and COVID-19 are empty, the money corporations have aimed to support eSports. There also rushed and professional athletes who are forced to sit idle. […]

Coral reefs help to design a perfectly optimized industrial building

Issues of land use in densely populated Metropolitan areas and countries with a small territory are so acute that the designers are willing to draw ideas from anywhere, if it works. One such source of inspiration for the architects of coral reefs. Earlier considered as just a complicated underwater structure, but recent studies have shown […]

The company XCY released a full-fledged computer N4100 palm-sized

Chinese electronics manufacturer XCY announced the beginning of sales of a full-fledged mini-PC N4100, the size of which allows it to fit in the palm of your hand. Its performance is enough for web surfing, checking e-mail, office work, and to use streaming music and video services. Dimensions XCY N4100 – 63 x 61 x […]

Clothing with active cooling protects against heat and repel water

Researchers from Donghua University (China) developed a synthetic fabric for active cooling of the body without the use of energy sources. All the matter in the chemical properties of new materials, the combination of which allows to achieve complex effect – and impressive performance. New tissue does not block the natural functions of the body […]

AIRBUS will build ESA for the first ever interplanetary cargo ship

As reports the edition, the BBC, the European space Agency (ESA) agreed with the aerospace giant AIRBUS on the construction of a space cargo vehicle Earth Return Orbiter (ERO), intended for delivery to Earth of Martian soil. ERO weight of 6.5 tons, it will be equipped with ion engines that will operate massive solar panels, […]

Ducati released three folding electric bike-SUV

Ducati Urban-E The famous Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati has introduced three models of folding bikes-SUV with electric drive: Urban-E, SCR-E SCR-E Sport. Innovations developed by the specialists of the branch of the company Centro Stile Ducati. The most stylish model – Urban-E is designed with the participation of renowned design group, Italdesign Giugiaro. Among the […]

Technology FlashBattery charge the battery of the drone in 5 minutes

Most drones-multicopters have an approximately 30-minute flight resource, then they need 1-2 hours to charge the batteries. Israeli company StoreDot thanks to its technology FlashBattery promises to cut the time down to five minutes. The composition of the battery FlashBattery includes chemically synthesized nanoteck that form the basis of a multipurpose electrode that fast charging […]

How to turn a clever column in the Baby Yoda

For those who misses the world of Star wars, the TV series “Mandalore”, or just wants their own Baby Yoda, the American manufacturer of protective cases OtterBox decided to give a chance. The solution is simple and elegant – to call on the assistance of the skilled adept Hand at its sweetest form. Simply put, […]