VIDEO | ‘Flashmob’ robots swarm themselves into shape

August 16, 2014 | 2:13 am | Agence France-Presse

Without any helping hand, more than 1,000 simple robots the size of votive candles can swarm themselves into complex shape like a star or the letter K, US researchers said.

VIDEO | A new boot design to put a spring in your step

August 12, 2014 | 6:51 pm | Reuters' video, InterAksyon,com

A British biomechanist believes he can help ease the strain on the shins of walkers and soldiers trekking for many miles while wearing heavy loads on their backs with a new type of footwear.

NO CELL SERVICE? NO PROBLEM | goTenna lets users send texts without cellular network connectivity

August 12, 2014 | 1:29 pm | Reuters' video, InterAksyon,com

A new pocket-sized device transforms cell phones into new age walkie-talkies, enabling you to send text messages in areas where cellular networks are unavailable.

VIDEO | Smartphone app helps non-Arabic speaking Muslims read the Qur’an

July 25, 2014 | 6:00 pm | Reuters' video, InterAksyon,com

A smartphone application translates the Qur’an (Koran) from Arabic to Bahasa Indonesia by scanning through codes at the bottom of each line, a technology that aims to encourage a younger generation of non-Arabic speakers to become more familiar with Islam’s holy book.

VIDEO | Facebook earnings put smile on investors’ faces

July 25, 2014 | 1:32 am | Reuters' video, InterAksyon,com

Facebook earnings beat forecasts- with revenue climbing 61 percent.

VIDEO | Who says fish can’t drive?

July 24, 2014 | 6:19 pm | Reuters' video, InterAksyon,com

Dutch designers have built a prototype ‘car’ for fish. Equipped with a webcam, micro-computer and motorized wheels, the mobile fish tank utilizes computer vision technology to track its fish driver’s movements to get around.

VIDEO | Bigger Apple phone, bigger orders

July 23, 2014 | 1:48 pm | Reuters video,

Apple is asking suppliers to make 70 to 80 million units of its new larger screen iPhone, a lot more initially than its current model.

VIDEO | Parking your car such a hassle? This robot will do it for you

July 15, 2014 | 6:40 pm | Reuters video,

Travellers rushing to Dusseldorf Airport in Germany can reduce their travel time to and from the airport by using an automated parking attendant called ”Ray.”

VIDEO | Toys with hi-tech poise for Christmas

June 28, 2014 | 12:25 pm | Reuters video,

Always ahead of the game, retailers are already thinking about how they’re going to cash in on Christmas.

VIDEO | Is the ‘Elf’ the lean, green driving machine we’ve been waiting for?

June 24, 2014 | 3:13 pm | Reuters video, InterAksyon,com

An unusual hybrid bike being developed in Durham, North Carolina could be the future of urban transportation, according to its creators.

VIDEO | Raptor robot gives Usain Bolt a run for his money

June 19, 2014 | 11:48 pm | Reuters video,

A bipedal robot modelled on the now extinct Velociraptor, can run faster than Usain Bolt, according to its developers.

VIDEO | Amazon tries to blaze different smartphone path

June 19, 2014 | 7:41 pm | Reuters video, InterAksyon,com

Amazon is jumping into the crowded smartphone market with a 3D model it hopes will easily connect customers to its online marketplace, in another attempt to use devices to drive sales in its key e-commerce business.

MAY UGAT ANG LAHAT NG ITO | Paying with your veins – a ‘handy’ way to shop

June 11, 2014 | 5:45 pm | Reuters video, InterAksyon,com

A new biometric system of payment where shoppers pay for goods with a scan of the veins in their hand, has been launched in Sweden

REMEMBER THE POWERLOADER IN ‘ALIENS’? After 28 years, the robotic exoskeleton is now here

June 11, 2014 | 3:36 pm | Reuters video, InterAksyon,com

Japanese robotics company Activelink, has unveiled its latest – and lightest – PowerLoader exoskeleton for lifting and carrying heavy objects.

E3 2014 | Hitting the refresh button at Electronic Entertainment Expo

June 11, 2014 | 10:27 am | Reuters video,

Game makers tout updated games, and console tweaks to enthusiastic fans at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas