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AlterEgo: Friend for the Physically Challenged and Next Generation Digital Assistant

AlterEgo: Friend for the Physically Challenged and Next Generation Digital Assistant

This year, the prestigious Lemelson-MIT Award was won by a student named Arnav Kapoor. The young inventor will spend the $15,000 received by him on creating a silent speech transmission system.
Solve the problem of traffic jams together with Traffix 

Solve the problem of traffic jams together with Traffix 

Traffix is a city builder game that challenges its players to solve the problem of traffic jams. Despite its apparent simplicity, the game has a lot to offer even to experienced gamers. 
Who’s the boss: Instagram and WhatsApp will be renamed

Who’s the boss: Instagram and WhatsApp will be renamed

Facebook has made the decision to rename its services, Instagram and WhatsApp. Each of the app names will now also include the name of their parent company.

Delivery robots to be tested in UAE

Autonomous delivery systems have finally reached the United Arab Emirates. The first delivery robots will start making the rounds in two major UAE cities, Dubai and Abu Dhabi. 

World’s first international cable car to connect Blagoveshchensk to Heihe 

The cable car across the Amur River will offer an alternative method of crossing crossing the border between Russia and China. 

British inventors create a tank that is available for rental

Don’t let it’s tough exterior fool you: the vehicle will be used as a limousine. And it can be yours for $2 thousand per day.

KSA to Build 35-km Hyperloop Test Track

Virgin Hyperloop One and the government of Saudi Arabia have signed a long-awaited agreement to build a test site for the vacuum train. Negotiations between the parties went on for about a year.

Sony introduces a compact air conditioner fitting in a regular pocket

This small and light device can be controlled with a special mobile application. Depending on circumstances, it can lower and increase the person's body temperature.

Elon Musk plans full body casting for new Tesla

According to the inventor, this decision will optimize production costs and reduce assembly time. The concept will be implemented for the first time with the Tesla Model Y.

Introducing Coosno: the high tech coffee table

The device is available on Indiegogo in two sizes, selling for $299 and $399. The table will be officially on sale at the end of this winter, with prices increasing to $799 and $999. 

Peloton Enabling One Driver to Operate Two Trucks

The method offered by the company is a good alternative to fully self-driving trucks that are yet to risky to be put on the road.

How to turn down Intel and become a billionaire: the success story of Jeff Bezos

The idea of online retail has made Bezos the richest person on the planet. In this material we talk about what principles have helped a businessman to overcome obstacles to success.

Estonian company releases electric car you can ‘hang’ on your wall

The device is only compatible with walls featuring special fastening elements that can be installed separately. But the surprises don’t end there: the car only has three wheels.

Bill Gates: Millionaire, Businessman, Philanthropist

How did Microsoft's co-founder became one of the richest and most powerful people in the world and what principles helped his success

Voice assistants - the future of tabletop gaming?

The first game in the new genre will be St. Noire detective story from Atari. The product’s features were detailed by the company co-founder Nolan Bushnell and its creative director Zay Ortiz.