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Preparing for the domestic rise of the robots

The popularity of voice assistant devices like Amazon's Echo is bringing greater automation into homes, but is tech fans ready to go one step...

SpaceX launches rocket to put satellite in orbit

SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The rocket was to put into orbit a satellite for...

Laser show on Mount Roland tells Tasmania’s history

A festival in Tasmania is using a mountain as a cinema screen in what's being described as the world's biggest drive-in. Laser specialists are...

Printing clothes: Digital knitting machine empowers designers

A new digital knitting machine let’s budding fashion designers "print" clothes just like a 3D printer creates plastic objects. London-based Kniterate hopes to empower...

Flying cars now available for pre-order (Video)

Some of the world’s most lavish supercars took a backseat to futuristic flying cars at the Top Marques Monaco luxury car show. Once just...

Smartphone app aims to cut food waste

A new app is aiming to cut food waste while giving hungry smartphone users access to discounted meals. According to the UN's Food and...

SpaceX launches satellite on Falcon 9 rocket

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the EchoStar 23 communications satellite launched from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida today. According to SpaceX, the rocket...

The latest connected smart gadgets from Berlin

Augmented reality tracking devices and smart headphones that play music while measuring body temperature and heart rate. These are just some of the connected technology...

Could battery power overtake petrol cars in the fast lane?

Will battery power one day replace growling petrol engines fitted on top-of-the line hyper cars? At the Geneva Motor Show, several auto makers are debuting...

The world’s first driverless electric racing car (Video)

Forget Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso, software engineers are getting set to do battle on the racetrack. An automotive company has unveiled what's claimed...