In the not-so-distant future, prostheses may offer the sensation of touch.
Articles tagged "innovation"
On the one side, there's coffee and college. On the other, four squirts of Sprayable Energy and the Paypal founder's foundation.
Researchers have successfully stored a 300KB text file in nanostructures within fused quartz. Now that playlist you made your high school sweetheart could outlive all of humanity.
New developments in prosthetics put us well on our way to becoming awesome cyborgs.
Innovations aren't miracles. We should stop pretending they are.
Is the internet's endless fascination with remixing everything a sign we're getting bored with traditional media?
Today, as the second bubble slowly deflates, the network has evolved from curiosity to necessity, and as such is under greater threat than ever before.
It's easy to brush off the Postal Service for cutting down on deliveries. It's harder to face the ugly truths this move creates.
Samsung is a copycat, the jury ruled, after just three days of deliberation, awarding Apple over a billion dollars in damages. For the inventor of the iPhone, it was a convincing victory. In their eyes, it took Samsung just three months to steal some…
With Disrupt, Creative Week, Internet Week, "PSFK":http://motherboard.vice.com/2012/4/16/the-idea-con-i-went-to-a-400-mental-day-spa-for-techno-intellectuals, the numerous art and music festivals that have run through town recently, and that great Go…
A couple of weeks ago I found myself at the PSFK Conference, a one-day orgy of infotainment mounted by the titular New York consulting firm. Its impressive roster of multinational clients includes companies like BMW, Unicef, Target, Pepsi, and Apple;…
Imagine that you are a large consumer tech manufacturer selling TVs and phone chargers and all the usual Best Buy-type stuff that isn't exactly innovating the doors off the first-world. You're currently being sued for patent infringement by another,
Deathmatch on Mars: An Interview with Warren Ellis on Newt Gingrich, Space Realism and Future America
Whenever Newt Gingrich talks about lunar colonies and conquering Mars -- and he certainly wasn’t stingy on all that "during last night’s GOP debate in Jacksonville":http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/TechandScience/Story/STIStory_759980.htm…
In April of last year the Deepwater Horizon semi-submersible Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 men, injuring 17 others and triggering what is generally recognized as one of the greatest human errors ever made an…
In keeping with the spirit of self-starting innovation and goodness that's inspired Motherboard since the beginning, we're proud to present our newest web series, Upgrade. It's an insider's look at the creative process of some of the individuals and