Technology

Does Hyundai’s rooftop solar panel change the fuel-economy equation?

Solar panels on cars make more sense than a decade ago The new hybrid Hyundai Sonata…

The Bose 700 headphones have the strongest noise-cancelling around

They’re not made for heavy metal concerts, but we took them there anyway. There…

Apple just made it easier to get your old iPhone fixed

You’re still out of luck if you ‘re hoping to fix it on your own, though. Apple has a long…

Robotic shorts could help you run and walk more efficiently

Sportswear is getting a robotic upgrade. A new exosuit, which is worn like a pair of bike shorts, makes…

A smartphone app can detect tiny amounts of norovirus in water

A smartphone app can detect signs of norovirus, the most common cause of gastroenteritis. Jeong-Yeol Yoon and his colleagues at the University…

Nanotube microchips could make computers more energy efficient

A microchip made with carbon nanotubes can outperform modern chips when it comes to energy efficiency. If it can…

Worm robot could wiggle its way through arteries in the brain

A tiny robotic worm can wiggle its way through a model brain. It could eventually be used to make brain surgeries…

Robot pilot that can grab the flight controls gets its plane licence

A robot pilot is learning to fly. It has passed its pilot’s test and flown its first plane, but it…