Researchers have used frog cells to create programmable living robots

In context: As the human race has grown and changed over time, we’ve increasingly become the masters of our own evolution. Through technology, we’ve managed to heal the sick, better protect the young, and extend our lifespans. With the advancement of AI and robotics, we’re even beginning to approach a Continue Reading

Epic recognizes Tyler Blevins with a Fortnite skin

In a nutshell: Epic just announced the Fortnite Icon Series. The updates will issue periodically featuring skins and cosmetics styled after famous personalities. Each will also have a unique emote and weapon. The first patch pushes out on Thursday and the skin will be available via the Fortnite store. Teal-haired Continue Reading

US and China sign trade deal that’ll help cut down on counterfeit and pirated goods

What just happened? The United States and China on Wednesday signed what is being described as “phase one” of a broader trade agreement that, among other things, includes measures to combat the prevalence of counterfeit or pirated goods on e-commerce platforms. Article 1.14 of the trade agreement notes that both Continue Reading

Microsoft’s Chromium-powered Edge browser is out of beta, download it here

In brief: Microsoft’s original Edge browser never quite took off, but the company hoped to change that when it revealed its intention to move the browser over to the Chromium ecosystem. After months of beta testing, Microsoft feels the new Edge is finally ready for prime time and has launched Continue Reading

Super Bowl 2020: the ins and outs of the big game’s advertisers- Tempemail

Despite the rise of online advertising, the Super Bowl is still advertising’s biggest day, with major brands throwing down as much as $5.6m for a 30-second spot. Fox Sports stated that it sold out of its inventory back in November. Advertisers will no doubt be hoping for a better game Continue Reading

Lucid Motors to showcase production model of its electric sedan this April

The big picture: Electric automaker Lucid Motors this week announced intentions to unveil its first production automobile, the Lucid Air, in New York this April. That could be bad news for Tesla, a company that has done extremely well for itself in recent memory, but is viewed as nothing outside Continue Reading