Category: Sci/Tech

Obama In Armstrong Tribute

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From the BBC: US President Barack Obama has led tributes to astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man on the Moon, who died on Saturday at the age of 82. Mr Obama said on his Twitter feed: “Neil Armstrong was a hero […]

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Samsung to pay Apple $1bn

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Well, it looks like Samsung have lost – and lost big time, in the long-running dispute over intellectual property. From the BBC: A jury has ruled that Samsung should pay Apple $1.05bn (£665m) in damages in an intellectual property lawsuit […]

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A Working Hover-bike

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Luke Skywalker, eat your heart out! Geekologie have posted about a working and functional hovercraft/hoverbike – it looks almost like a bike to me – on their site.  It’s essentially a fan-operated device, based upon previously discarded concept sketches. “[The […]

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Curiosity Descent in HD

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A high-definition video, created from picture stills as Curiosity made its descent towards Mars, has been released on YouTube. As one of the top commenters stated, for some reason, you expect there to be sound! Even without it, it’s quite […]

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Crysis 3 Tech Trailer

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If you haven’t seen this, take a look now!  N.B. Have a drool bucket at the ready! The Crysis series have consistently set the bar for video game graphics over the last five years, and this instalment looks to be […]

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