Watch science fiction become reality with these real-life jetpacks


Once a part of science fiction, jet packs have exploded onto the scene as a realistic possibility for military and commercial uses.

Nvidia's Pascal-powered Jetson TX2 computer blows away Raspberry Pi


The Raspberry Pi may be the most widely known board computer being sold, but Nvidia's Jetson TX2 is one of the fastest.

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ROBOTICS: Vyo Is a Fascinating and Unique Take on Social Domestic Robots Evan Ackerman IEEE Spectrum "Vyo is'a personal assistant serving as a centralized interface for smart home devices.' Nothing new there, but what sets Vyo apart is how you interact with it: it combines non-anthropomorphic design with anthropomorphic expressiveness and a tactile object-based control system into a social robot that's totally, adorably different."