El Capitan gets reviewed, a reminder that Facebook is free, Google launches its iPad Pro competitor, Twitter considers offering more than 140 characters, and the dangers of time travel are revealed.
Prosthetic technology has begun to catch up to the vision of science fiction. This week, DARPA announced a new breakthrough that brings a natural sense of touch to these mechanical limbs.
Did you know neural networks can also paint? Researchers have trained a huge neural network to turn photographs into “neural paintings” that look as though they were painted by famous artists.
There are Star Wars fans out there that are so into George Lucas’ magnum opus that they’re happy to spend hours writing stories based in the Star Wars universe.
Following a month of speculation, Lexus has unveiled a fascinating project to the world: a working hoverboard. It’s definitely awesome – but are they being totally honest about it?
(No. No they are not.)
Only the most arrogant mind could think that death could ever be abolished for good – but those arrogant minds have begun to make real progress towards that goal.
Rick and Morty is the smartest, darkest, and most original comedy on television right now. This article explains why you, along with everybody else in the world, should watch this hilarious animated show.
Is Terminator Genisys worth watching? Read our spoiler-free review below to find out. Spoiler alert: Arnie is back, but he probably should have stayed away from this mess.
Here, for your entertainment, are the greatest fictional TV engineers of all time. Prepare to be astounded by these mechanical geniuses and master gadgeteers. Beam me up, Scotty!
There have been countless geeky television shows produced over the years, but which are the absolute best every self-respecting geek should have watched by now?
Some would say what we can do through the web now, must have been unimaginable in pre-Internet times. Not everyone has the same imagination.
Are you an optimist, or a pessimist? That’s the question at the heart of this Disney film. Is Tomorrowland worth watching? Read our spoiler-free review for geeks below to find out.
30 years after Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, George Miller revisits post-apocalyptic Australia with a new Mad Max movie. Is Mad Max: Fury Road worth watching? Read our spoiler-free review to find out.
Mediums have different strengths and weaknesses, and adapting a text from one to another sometimes calls for substantial changes. No one understood this better than legendary science fiction author Douglas Adams.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX and Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic are changing the dynamics of reusable space technology. Now, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos get in on the action.
You’d do well to give Star Wars: The Digital Movie Collection, which is now available on a range of digital platforms, a very wide berth. Here’s why.
There are a number of movies that combine hard-hitting action with deep concepts. These are smart, thought-provoking films that offer a most welcome form of intelligent entertainment.
Robots have been filtering into popular culture for decades, from C3PO to HAL 9000, the Iron…
Robots have appeared in every piece of media humans have ever created, but literature is where you’ll find the greatest trove of automaton characters with depth and complexity.
Scientists have determined that the DNA of dinosaurs is too degraded to revive them, as in the classic film Jurassic Park. However, what about the woolly mammoth? Some researchers believe that it may be possible.
Look around. Life imitates art every day. Star Trek inspired technology – from communicators to a speaking computer are already common facts. But are there some more we can get to see soon?
The BBC has just made the groundbreaking decision to release Doctor Who on BitTorrent as a legal download. This will hopefully pave the way for more legal BBC content via BitTorrent in the future.
Humanity has always had a love-hate relationship with technology, and robots are no different. Over the years, there have been hundreds of movies about sapient robots, and the portrayals have varied wildly.