Facebook AI turns whistling into musical masterpieces

Ever wish you could whistle a tune and have a computer build a whole song out of that idea? It might just happen. Facebook AI Research has developed an AI that can convert music in one style or genre into virtually any other. Instead of simply try...

The Snapdragon 710 will add flagship features to mid-range phones

Expensive flagship phones won't be the only way for you to play with advanced features like AR Emoji, Animoji and Face ID much longer. Qualcomm is making it easier for companies to create mid-range smartphones that pack those functions by launching a...

NYT: Apple teams up with VW for self-driving shuttle vans

Apple's Project Titan efforts to develop self-driving car technology apparently have found a partner in Volkswagen, according to a report by the New York Times. While the paper said the tech company has pursued deals with BMW and Mercedes, it will ap...

Twitch is hosting a seven-week ‘Doctor Who’ viewing event

If you're a die-hard Doctor Who fan, Twitch is about to make your summer. The livestreaming service is teaming with BBC Studios on a seven-week Doctor Who viewing event on May 29th that will show more than 500 classic episodes of the Time Lord's adv...

Samsung wants AI features in all its devices by 2020

Samsung hasn't been shy about wanting to spread AI features like Bixby beyond its mobile devices. But how far is it willing to go? Very far, actually. The company's Kim Hyun-suk told the Wall Street Journal that he expects AI features to be availa...

The Pez Dispenser of Public Sports!


Whether it’s serious teams or casual players, plenty of people enjoy using public parks for their favorite sports. The only problem is lugging around tons of equipment and wasting time organizing the field. Designed with this in mind, the Adidas Sport Tower aims to take the hard work (and guesswork) out of game day so you can do more playing and less setting up.

The tower is designed to be installed on either end of a park. It contains all the necessities for playing football, badminton, volleyball and other ball sports. After checking in, the tower will dispense the appropriate equipment and ball before casting laser guides on to the field with size adjustments for different types of games. It also features an integrated net system that can be extended for volleyball. Better yet, scheduling is automated so users can check in on the Smart Tower app. The system will automatically reset when a group’s time has expired so all teams get time to play.

Designer: Andrea Rizzotto







LG G7 pre-orders start this week at Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon

If you've decided that the LG G7 ThinQ is more appealing than its major rivals, you now know when and how you can get it in the US. Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon are all beginning pre-orders this week, starting on May 24th for Verizon and the 25th fo...