Real life ‘Pac-Man’ satellite will clean up space junk

The Swiss aren't big on littering, and that philosophy apparently applies to space, too. After the nation's EPFL Center for Space Engineering launched its first satellites (the tiny SwissCubes) into orbit, the very next mission planned was "CleanSpac...
Monday, July 6th, 2015 Engadget, Technology No Comments

Amazon offers £20 Prime discount for its 20th birthday

Not content with holding traditional retail sales events, Amazon's decided to make up one of its own. "Prime Day," as it's known, starts on July 15th and will let the company celebrate 20 years of selling things on internet by selling you more things...
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Amazon’s ‘Prime Day’ sale will have ‘more deals than Black Friday’

Amazon's turning 20 on July 15th and will celebrate the occasion by giving you another reason to sign up for Prime. The company is launching Prime Day, a "global shopping event" that promises to have "more deals than Black Friday." Unfortunately, you...
Monday, July 6th, 2015 Engadget, Technology No Comments

LG’s new touchscreens will make your next laptop thinner and lighter

LG's display subsidiary is promising drastically thinner, lighter touchscreens that will be ready for notebooks later this year. With full HD (1080p) resolution, the Advanced In-Cell Touch (AIT) screens substitute an touchpanel layer for a touch sens...
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Artists paint light using 3D printers and twisted video walls

Who said that you had to paint light by waving an arm around? Certainly not Ekaggrat Singh Kalsi and Daniel Canogar, both of whom have created art using some decidedly unusual tech. Kalsi's project generates floating color portraits thanks to a modif...
Sunday, July 5th, 2015 Engadget, Technology No Comments