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Koala-sensing drone helps keep tabs on drop bear numbers

It’s obviously important to Australians to make sure their koala population is closely tracked — but how can you do so when the suckers live in forests and climb trees all the time? With drones and AI, of course. A new project from Queensland University of Technology combines some well-known ...

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Vivo's iQOO phones are tuned for hardcore mobile gamers

Perhaps to no one’s surprise, the iQOO runs on Android 9 and is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 chipset, with the 2,998 yuan (about $450) base model shipping with 6GB of RAM plus 128GB of storage, and the specced-out model packing 12GB of RAM plus 256GB of storage but asking ...

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Sony Aibo review: Just get a puppy

The Aibo ERS-1000 is Sony’s fourth-generation entertainment robot. It debuted in January of last year in Japan before coming stateside that fall. Roughly the size of a small beagle, the Aibo weighs just under five pounds. Its Li-ion battery allows for around two hours of playtime before the dog needs ...

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