WHEN WATERS RISE, THESE FLOOD-PROOF HOUSES RISE RIGHT WITH THEM

WHEN WATERS RISE, THESE FLOOD-PROOF HOUSES RISE RIGHT WITH THEM

It’s really no secret at this point: The oceans are rising. A recent scientific study published in Nature nearly doubled previous predictions for sea-level rise by 2500, and some experts now believe the oceans will rise by nearly six feet by the end of th...

China Opens Longest Glass-Bottomed Suspension Bridge

China Opens Longest Glass-Bottomed Suspension Bridge

Last year, we reported a new attraction in China — a high-altitude glass bottom bridge in Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in Pingjiang county, in central Hunan province. At that time, the glass panels spanned only a few meters in the middle of the oth...

MAC MALWARE IS ON THE RISE, BUT HERE’S WHY THAT’S NOT AS SCARY AS IT SOUNDS

MAC MALWARE IS ON THE RISE, BUT HERE’S WHY THAT’S NOT AS SCARY AS IT SOUNDS

Antivirus developer McAfee released its latest threat report on Friday, and there’s some big news for Mac users: Mac malware is more prevalent than ever before. It’s still not a huge problem, however and it’s also important to take McAfee’s numbers with a...

THE BEST 360 CAMERAS YOU CAN BUY

THE BEST 360 CAMERAS YOU CAN BUY

As immersive content continues to evolve, consumer-grade 360 cameras are caught in the awkward stage of tech adolescence: They are prone to stitch-line breakouts, gangly and awkward user interfaces, and less than ideal resolution. But, while the image qua...

MASERATI’S GRANTURISMO IS THE LUXURY COUPE YOU FORGOT EXISTED

MASERATI’S GRANTURISMO IS THE LUXURY COUPE YOU FORGOT EXISTED

The Maserati GranTurismo has been in production for 10 years, making it positively ancient by industry standards. The GranTurismo has gone so long without major updates that you’d be forgiven for forgetting this big luxury coupe even existed. So it’s p...

MERCEDES-MAYBACH'S VISION 6 CABRIOLET IS THE LUXO-CRUISER OF THE FUTURE

MERCEDES-MAYBACH'S VISION 6 CABRIOLET IS THE LUXO-CRUISER OF THE FUTURE

It’s no secret that Mercedes-Maybach wants to dethrone Rolls-Royce. Part of its model offensive will include a majestic convertible that blends luxury, finesse, and performance into a package tailored specifically for the world’s most discerning buyers. T...

WHAT WILL IT TAKE TO SELL SMARTWATCHES? JUST MAKE US FEEL SOMETHING

WHAT WILL IT TAKE TO SELL SMARTWATCHES? JUST MAKE US FEEL SOMETHING

Tech firms don’t understand what makes us want to buy a watch. It’s not the latest Qualcomm processor, it’s not a heart-rate sensor, and it’s not a complex calendar app to help plan your day. We buy a watch because of how it makes us feel when wearing it....

BOOMING WEARABLES MARKET COULD BE ON TRACK FOR A RECORD YEAR OF SHIPMENTS

BOOMING WEARABLES MARKET COULD BE ON TRACK FOR A RECORD YEAR OF SHIPMENTS

Fitness trackers, smartwatches, and kid-tracking wearables are hot trends. That’s according to a new study by International Data Corporation (IDC), which predicts manufacturers like Apple and Fitbit will ship a total of 125.5 million wearable devices this...