Kano makes coding magic with Harry Potter wand kit

Kano has announced a partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to launch the Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit, the first-ever Harry Potter STEM product. Kano has been doing great things but don’t think that they have simply stamped Harry’s lightning mark on a Raspberry Pi. The new kit is actually a build-it-yourself wireless wand! Furthermore, […]

MERGE Cube – give the gift of AR this Christmas

MERGE has just announced its newest product, the MERGE Cube. It might unnervingly look like the ‘Box of Delights’ from Hellraiser, but the MERGE Cube merges the physical and digital worlds. Also, I can pretty much guarantee that no Cenobites will be sneaking in to your kids’ room. Not via this cube any how. MERGE […]

Powerful, soft robot muscles bring androids closer

Humanoid autonomous robots are currently science fiction. However, scientists have come up with an artificial muscle that responds like natural muscle. It’s also squidgy which makes the likihood that our robot overlords might soon appear human. Bringing a new meaning to software, these artificial muscles could enable humanoid robots to move and act with more […]

Technologies that have been to space

In a world dominated by computers, it’s easy to forget about the small things that make the world go round and the technology that makes everything so easy. NASA is notorious for creating and acquiring technology that is later used and mass marketed by the private sector. The following are just a few of these […]

ResMed S+ sleep sensor looks but doesn’t touch

ResMed, a leading innovator in sleep that has been changing lives for more than 25 years, announced today that their smarter sleep solution, the S+, is available for consumers in the UK. The S+ features patent-protected SleepSensor technology which makes it possible for the first time to track, analyse and improve sleep at home without […]

Project Mayak – crowdfunded satellite to become brightest star

The Project Mayak team has announced the official start of preparations for the launch of the Mayak satellite into orbit – the first Russian spacecraft created by crowdfunding. It will also become the brightest star in the Earth’s sky. This exciting space venture is the work of a skilled team including the official Chief Stress […]