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Does Your Toothbrush Really Need Bluetooth?

Nov 29, 2022

Philips We’re used to holding advanced wireless technology up to our ears, but putting it inside our mouth may be slightly off-putting for some. Toothbrushes are no longer content to simply hold still while you brush — now they want to lecture. When toothbrushes transitioned from folk to electric, the change was widely accepted by those looking to expend less effort with more results while brushing their teeth. Now they’re getting the smart treatment. It’s a process that imbues your ...read more

Clarifying the physics of walking: For multi-legged creatures, it's a lot like slithering

Nov 29, 2022

Experimental equipment to study ants walking similar to the one used in the study. Credit: David Baillot/University of California San Diego The physics of walking for multi-legged animals and robots is simpler than previously thought. That is the finding described by a team of roboticists, physicists and biologists in the Sept. 5 issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, in a paper titled "Walking is like slithering: a unifying, data-driven view of locomotion." "T ...read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold (2022) initial review: Hands on with the bendy, flexible laptop

Nov 29, 2022

BERLIN (Pocket-lint) - When flexible displays first started making their way to market, they originally appeared in smartphones. Either in the flip style phones like the Razr and Galaxy Z Flip, or in the larger book-style, like the Oppo Find N or Galaxy Fold series.  However, at IFA 2022 it became more clear than ever that manufacturers see this technology being applicable to other devices too. Whether it be laptops or gaming monitors, phone makers aren't the only ones getting in on the flexib ...read more

Best air purifier deals for September 2022

Nov 29, 2022

Are you looking for the best air purifier deals available? We’re in the depths of the summer season, one of the four top seasons for full force allergies. That’s a joke, albeit not a happy or even good joke. The better news is that air purifiers can help. Interest in air purifiers is especially high as concerns about the COVID-19 the pandemic refuse to quit. Greater demand has had a beneficial effect in that there are now more types and models of air purifiers than ever before. Some models f ...read more

Kensington SD5500T Thunderbolt 3 Dock review: Cloning greatness

Nov 29, 2022

At a glanceExpert's Rating ProsGreat mix of featuresBudget price60W of passthrough charging powerConsTwo DisplayPort ports limit display I/O optionsCharging power wasn’t quite up to ratingOur VerdictThis clone of the IOGear Quantum Dual Mode Thunderbolt 3 Dock Pro (GTD737) is a focused, budget Thunderbolt dock that gets the job done efficiently. Price When Reviewed$259.99 Best Prices Today: Kensington SD5500T Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C Docking Station Retai ...read more

Engineers study bird flight with an eye toward improving uncrewed drones

Nov 29, 2022

Christina Harvey with wind tunnel models of gull wings in the lab at the University of Michigan. Credit: Christina Harvey/UC Davis People have been fascinated by bird flight for centuries, but exactly how birds can be so agile in the air remains mysterious. A new study, published Sept. 5 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, uses modeling and aerodynamics to describe how gulls can change the shape of their wings to control their response to gusts or other disturbances. T ...read more

Kobo Clara 2E initial review: Hands-on with the (mostly) recycled eBook reader

Nov 29, 2022

(Pocket-lint) - Rakuten's eReader brand Kobo has carved a name for itself as a credible alternative to Amazon's Kindle, but is also often considered as following it its more illustrious rival's footsteps. However, in the all-new Clara 2E it is trying something new - it has created an eBook reader for the more eco concious. That's because the Kobo Clara 2E is mostly made from recycled materials, with 85 per cent of the exterior created with recycled plastics. That includes ocean-bound waste, suc ...read more

[LEAK] New Photos of Apple Watch Pro Cases Reveal Extra Buttons

Nov 29, 2022

(Photo : JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images) Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the Apple Watch during a media event at Apple's new headquarters during a media event where Apple is expected to announce a new iPhone and other products in Cupertino, California, on September 12, 2017. The internet is flooded with pictures of alleged third-party accessories for the alleged Apple Watch Pro. Cutouts in the image could indicate the addition of two more physical buttons to the left of the display, l ...read more


This 15-inch Dell laptop is $210 for Labor Day

Nov 29, 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us? If you’ve been looking forward to Labor Day sales to buy a dependable laptop for cheap, this may be what you’ve been waiting for — a $90 discount for the Dell Inspiron 15, which brings the laptop’s price from Dell down to a very affordable $210 from its original price of $300. This is a limited-quantity offer though, and with shoppers prowling through Labor Day laptop sales, we’re not s ...read more

Hyperpeach — Search across the metaverse

Nov 29, 2022

“ Hello Fellow Product Hunters! Like everyone who has read Snow Crash or Ready Player One, I've been ready for a virtual reality-based Internet for a long time. And I knew that virtual worlds were in development, but where were they? What was the way into the collective metaverse? That's why I was thrilled to find Hyperpeach, a search engine that unlocks the whole of the metaverse by enabling you to find and explore virtual worlds like Decentraland ...read more