Daily Archives: June 6, 2019

Saab’s new spy plane has a powerful piece of hardware on top

https://www.popsci.com/globaleye-awacs-aircraft-saab?dom=rss-default&src=syn Technology The aircraft is called GlobalEye. The GlobalEye aircraft is an AWACS, or "airborne warning and control system."… via Popular Science – New Technology, Science News, The Future Now http://bit.ly/2k2uJQn June 5, 2019 at 12:52PM

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Autonomous ‘roboats’ can assemble into floating structures

https://www.engadget.com/2019/06/05/autonomous-roboats-can-assemble-into-floating-stages/ Autonomous boats might soon do a favor for people who have no intention of charting a course. Researchers at MIT and AMS Institute have developed a new version of their ‘Roboat’ that can identify and latch on to fellow … Continue reading

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Uber Copter’s $200 flights launch in NYC on July 9th

https://www.engadget.com/2019/06/06/uber-helicopter-nyc/ Uber’s autonomous flying taxis aren’t ready to take flight yet, but according to a report in the New York Times, it will offer air transit starting July 9th. Uber Copter will be available in New York City first, to … Continue reading

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Google Maps will navigate you away from crises

https://www.engadget.com/2019/06/06/google-maps-sos-alerts/ Google’s SOS alerts already give you vital information when you’re in a crisis zone, and now that includes driving directions. As part of a broader expansion of SOS alerts to Google Maps, the company has introduced navigation features that … Continue reading

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How to Make and Throw an Indoor Boomerang [Video]

https://www.geeksaresexy.net/2019/06/06/how-to-make-and-throw-an-indoor-boomerang-video/ How to Make and Throw an Indoor Boomerang [Video] VIDEO In the video above, World boomerang champion Logan Broadbent will shoe you how to make an indoor boomrering, also known as a “roomerang” using two pieces of card stock, … Continue reading

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Opioid-Maker Insys Admits To Bribing Doctors, Agrees To Pay $225 Million Settlement

https://www.npr.org/2019/06/05/730173846/opioid-maker-insys-admits-to-bribing-doctors-agrees-to-pay-225-million-settlemen?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news The company agreed to make the payments to resolve federal criminal and civil investigations of its marketing practices. Five of its executives were convicted separately for the same practices. (Image credit: Reuters) via NPR Topics: News https://n.pr/2m0CM10 June 5, … Continue reading

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Playing Mordhau With An Actual Frying Pan

https://kotaku.com/playing-mordhau-with-an-actual-frying-pan-1835284355 Medieval brawler Mordhau is supposed to be played with a controller or mouse + keyboard, but as with most games, a bit of tinkering can expand those options somewhat, up to and including the use of an actual cast … Continue reading

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