WATCH | Smart band-aids on the horizon

February 4, 2016 | 2:06 pm | Reuters' video,

By incorporating sensors and electronics into a gel-like stretchable material that mimics human tissue, researchers hope to develop new biomedical tools to monitor and heal the body.

WATCH | Chilean-designed battery could take homes off grid

January 26, 2016 | 6:04 pm | Reuters' video,

A new battery made in Chile could allow households to take themselves off the power grid and store excess energy.

WATCH | State of play for virtual reality

January 23, 2016 | 4:03 pm | Reuters' video,

2016 will be a breakthrough year for virtual reality, as the technology starts evolving past a gaming platform towards a new tool to experience live content, according to experts.

WATCH | Is your dog unhappy? Hi-tech collar could give a clue

January 18, 2016 | 4:04 pm | Reuters' video,

A hi-tech collar which claims to measure the mood of your dog and cat is unveiled at an expo of wearable devices in Tokyo.

VIDEO | App blends social network and virtual reality

January 18, 2016 | 3:50 pm | Reuters' video,

Software company hopes to bring social interaction to the growing virtual reality industry.

WATCH | A toy Star Wars robot controlled by ‘The Force’

January 15, 2016 | 3:22 pm | Reuters' video,

Toy makers Sphero hope to cash in on the Star Wars buzz with a wearable device that enables users to use ‘The Force’ to control a robot.

CES 2016 | Paper airplanes go high-tech

January 11, 2016 | 3:59 pm | Reuters' video,

The humble paper airplane has been converted into a live streaming drone that can be controlled with a virtual reality headset.

VIDEO | World’s first passenger drone unveiled at CES

January 8, 2016 | 3:28 pm | Ben Gruber, Reuters

The Ehang 184, the world’s first passenger drone.

VIDEO | Movie-style soundtracks for immersive e-reading

January 8, 2016 | 2:10 pm | Reuters' video,

Booktrack is an enhanced platform for e-books that turns reading into an immersive movie-like experience with a synchronised soundtrack.

VIDEO | Hong Kong tailor invests $100,000 in 3D personal clothing experience

January 7, 2016 | 5:36 pm | Reuters' video,

A Hong Kong tailor has spent more than $100,000 USD creating the ultimate personal clothing service, by pairing bespoke tailoring with technology.

Self-driving delivery robot could be Santa’s new helper

December 21, 2015 | 3:24 pm | Reuters' video,

Santa Claus could soon have some extra help delivering presents, with a fleet of small self-driving delivery robots gearing up to be tested on the streets of London.

Finnish company launches pocket PC

November 10, 2015 | 6:47 pm | Reuters, Reuters video, InterAksyon,com

A Finnish company has come up with what it says is the world’s smallest general-purpose computer that will revolutionize the way people use computers.

WATCH | Algorithm helps drone avoid crashes

November 6, 2015 | 4:59 pm | Reuters video,

A US-based student has developed an algorithm that helps drones fly through trees at 30 miles per hour without crashing. Reuters’ Jim Drury reports. Flying a drone fast towards trees is risky….but not for this UAV. PhD student Andrew Barry …

WATCH | A smartphone that keeps getting smarter

October 22, 2015 | 11:23 pm | Reuters video,

Sharp Corporation hopes that RoBoHoN changes the future of smartphones, by turning them into mobile robots.

WATCH | Smart pants tell you when it’s toilet time

October 15, 2015 | 12:26 pm | Reuters video,

A Japanese company unveils a device that will let you know ahead of time when you will need to go to the toilet. Jim Drury reports.