Middlesex University intro to ROS summer school

From Nick WeldinMiddlesex University is running a one week Intro to ROS summer school 6-10 July in London, UK. It will be a practical hands on class with 10 turtlebot robots and a Baxter Research Robot. More details are… […]

Interview With Made In Space: the 3D Printer For The Space Station

space station The first 3D printer in space is headed to the international space station soon.  We got a chance to talk to some of the Made In Space team about their 3d printer and the challenges they faced at the 3Dprintshow in London a couple weeks … […]

Journey tracking app will use cyclist data to make cities safer for bikes

wecycleWeCycle lets cyclists track their journeys, pooling their data to create heat maps for city planners.



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Coffee stain? Menswear brand will deliver a fresh white shirt in under 90 mins

thomaspinkLondon-based tailor Thomas Pink’s 90-Minute Delivery service helps customers quickly replace a smart shirt in the case of an emergency.



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Mapping tool helps users take the most beautiful route to their destination

Photo: Andy Mitchell/FlickrYahoo Labs in Barcelona has developed an algorithm that gets users from A to B in the most scenic way.



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In case of a fashion emergency, mobile wardrobe delivers new threads to any location

closetsosCosta Rican campaign Closet S.O.S. is delivering a mini store on wheels to anyone in need of a new outfit at the last minute.



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Nokia develops world’s first smartphone-charging trousers

nokiachargingpantsThe Finland-based company has teamed up with British fashion designer A. Sauvage to create wireless charging trousers that can power its Lumia devices on the go.



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Turing Test success marks milestone in computing history

An historic milestone in artificial intelligence set by Alan Turing — the father of modern computer science — has been achieved. The 65 year-old iconic Turing Test was passed for the very first time by supercomputer Eugene Goostman during Turing Test… […]

Subscription service pairs vinyl records and cocktail recipes each month

vinylmepleaseVinyl Me, Please is a new service offering curated vinyl record selections as well as a cocktail recipe to try while listening.



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App helps travelers receive compensation for delayed flights

airhelpAirHelp makes getting a refund for delayed or cancelled flights easier for holidaymakers.



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