LG Wants to Partner with Apple For Second-Gen AR/VR Headset

LG Wants to Partner with Apple For Second-Gen AR/VR Headset

Tim CookPhoto: Spencer Platt (Getty Images) Apple’s WWDC event came and went without any mention of an AR/VR headset, but that hasn’t slowed the influx of reports and rumors surrounding this highly anticipated product. Despite the first model’s absence, we’re now learning about Apple’s second generation mixed reality headset. I appreciate your collective eye-rolling and … Read more

Uber and Waymo Want to Make Self-Driving Freight Trucks a Thing

Uber and Waymo Want to Make Self-Driving Freight Trucks a Thing

Uber and Waymo have put the past aside, and are now in it for the long haul. On Tuesday, the two companies, previously legal foes, announced a new partnership. Together, they’re planning to combine Waymo’s self-driving technology with Uber Freight’s shipping network to help automate long-distance trucking. Although a version of reality where highways are … Read more

An America’s Cup Team Is Developing A Hydrogen Chase Boat

An America’s Cup Team Is Developing A Hydrogen Chase Boat

gif: Emirates Team New Zealand Last week, Emirates Team New Zealand took its new hydrogen-powered foiling catamaran out on Waitematā Harbor in Auckland for the first time. The America’s Cup sailing team developed the Chase Zero prototype chase boat as a part of its efforts to reduce the team’s carbon emissions. Emirates Team New Zealand … Read more

Alphabet’s Commercial Drone Delivery Takes Off in Dallas

Alphabet’s Commercial Drone Delivery Takes Off in Dallas

Delivery drones carry fast food orders through the sky in the Israeli coastal city of Hadera. March 17, 2021. Photo: JACK GUEZ / AFP (Getty Images) Coming to a city near you: the low-frequency buzz of a robot flying over your head. A bevy of companies appear poised to realize the long held dream of … Read more