WATCH | Clean water thanks to robot swans

August 21, 2015 | 2:28 pm | Reuters video,

Researchers in Singapore have developed an autonomous robotic swan that collects real time data about water quality in an effort to efficiently monitor reservoirs.

WATCH | 3D printed drone launched from warship

August 20, 2015 | 2:52 pm | Reuters video,

Engineers launch a 3D printed unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) from a Royal Navy warship to demonstrate the potential of small, lightweight drones which can be used in a marine environment.

WATCH | Filmmaker creates mind-controlled movie

August 18, 2015 | 10:38 am | Reuters video,

An experimental short-film controlled by the viewer’s brainwaves while they are watching it aims to bridge the gap between visual arts and neuroscience.

Samsung Electronics unveils high-end phones in search of sales boost

August 14, 2015 | 4:13 pm | Jeffrey Dastin, Se Young Lee, Reuters

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled a new Galaxy Note phablet and a larger version of its curved-screen S6 edge smartphone on Thursday, marking a fresh bid by the South Korean company to revive momentum in its handset business.

WATCH | Dutch engineer develops autonomous quadcopter vehicle

August 13, 2015 | 3:30 pm | Reuters video,

A Dutch engineer moves a step closer to a Jetson’s-style flying car with a manned quadcopter that flies itself.

THE WALKCAR | Japanese engineer develops world’s first ‘car in a bag’

August 8, 2015 | 10:19 am | Reuters video,

Japanese company unveils a miniature transporter which can fit in a backpack.

VIDEO | Hot trend at Gamescom, virtual reality headsets

August 6, 2015 | 5:07 pm | Reuters video,

Virtual reality headsets are generating big buzz according to industry experts at Cologne’s Gamescom, the world’s biggest computer games fair.

VIDEO | Eco-friendly 3D printed supercar

August 5, 2015 | 1:05 pm | Ben Gruber, Reuters

A California automotive start-up is hoping their prototype supercar will redefine car manufacturing. The sleek race car dubbed ‘Blade’ didn’t come off an assembly line — but out of a 3D printer.

THE FUTURE OF MUSIC IS RETRO | Gameboys are back in fashion as music makers

July 15, 2015 | 9:32 am | Reuters video,

A new craze is sweeping clubs with music makers armed with 80s game consoles and utilizing their old music making software to create clubbing anthems.

APP SOUND | Music handpan opens limitless possibilities, say creators

June 29, 2015 | 4:13 pm | Reuters video,

A small handpan that offers a wide range of musical possibilities to users has been devised by Barcelona-based performers.

WATCH | World’s first commercial jetpack set for 2016 launch

June 26, 2015 | 4:14 pm | Reuters video,

The Martin Jetpack is set for commercial launch in 2016, and its creators believe it could transform emergency response and search-and-rescue missions.

VIDEO | Cockroach robot uses shell to overcome obstacles

June 24, 2015 | 11:39 pm | Reuters video,

The cockroach robot that can overcome obstacles could help inspire new generation of search and rescue robot helpers.

VIDEO | Apple bows to Taylor Swift

June 23, 2015 | 5:33 pm | Reuters video,

Apple Inc reverses its upcoming music streaming policy after pop star Taylor Swift said she would hold back her latest hit album “1989″ from the service.

VIDEO | High-tech trap to catch graffiti vandals in the act

June 23, 2015 | 1:12 pm | Reuters video,

Graffiti on public transport is a problem the world over. But Sydney is having dramatic success at reducing the amount of graffiti on its trains. How are they doing it? By setting a trap to catch vandals in the act.

PARIS AIRSHOW 2015 | Connectivity for pilots, passengers on display

June 18, 2015 | 6:10 pm | Reuters video,

Ground-breaking aviation technology is on display at this week’s Paris Airshow.