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LG Display has made a 65-inch rollable OLED TV

A couple of years ago, LG Display showed off an intensely futuristic 18-inch OLED display that could be bent and rolled up just like a newspaper. Today, that prototype has grown to 65 inches in size, with the company announcing that it’s managed to scale up the tech to the …

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Audio company Klipsch announces two mid-century modern speakers with Google Assistant

Audio company Klipsch announced today that its next generation of Heritage Wireless speakers will have Google Assistant enabled. It’s still pretty uncommon for higher-end audio companies to include Google Assistant, which is why seeing Klipsch incorporate it is notable. While the new Heritage Wireless speakers — called The Three and …

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Amazon’s mini rainforest work space spheres are opening in Seattle

After seven years of planning and construction, Amazon’s mini rainforest spheres are finally opening in Seattle. “The Spheres,” as they’re known, hold 40,000 plants from 30 different countries around the world. They were designed as places employees can go to take a break or meet up with others away from …

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Hawaii’s missile alert interface had a one-word difference between sending a test alert and a real one

After the false missile alert in Hawaii on Saturday morning, a new image from government officials reveals how confusing the alert system is. Instead of pressing a button, operators of the alert system have to select a link on a list of choices with obscure names like “1. Test Message.” …

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HTC U11 Plus review: when more is less

Like the Huawei Mate 10 Pro that we reviewed earlier this week, the HTC U11 Plus is a high-spec, high-price flagship phone that’s going to be next to irrelevant in the US because of its lack of availability. But does that make it uninteresting? Not in the slightest. The U11 …

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How this designer helped Husqvarna return to street bikes with style

Over three hundred years ago, the King of Sweden ordered a rifle factory be founded on Lake Vättern in Sweden. This week, next door to the Scores adult entertainment club on the west side of Manhattan, a set of new motorcycles was unveiled. These two moments are related, across time …

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Motion-controlled robot performs delicate microsurgery

Surgeons in the Netherlands recently performed a procedure requiring immense precision as it’s carried out on super tiny blood and lymphatic vessels. The surgery is extremely difficult to do and only a handful of surgeons are willing to do it. But for this particular procedure, Maastricht University Medical Center+ surgeons …

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Lenovo’s anniversary ThinkPad marries retro design and modern tech

Today is the Lenovo ThinkPad’s 25th birthday, and the computer company is doing something special to celebrate. They’re releasing a limited-edition anniversary version of the laptop called (creatively) the ThinkPad Anniversary Edition 25, which is inspired by the design of the first ThinkPad. We first discussed this familiar looking computer a few weeks ago, …

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