8 Weird Robots NASA Wants To Send To Space

From Tech Insider. NASA is developing a bunch of robots it wants to send to space. Some are humanoid like the RoboSimian and Robonaut 2. But other bots like the Ice Worm, Astrobee, and LEMUR are more abstract. Of course, there’s also the Mars 2020 Rover, which will be bringing along several smaller robots. NASA…

How Does Autopilot Actually Work?

From Tech Insider. An automatic flight control system is described as dumb and dutiful. The success of the autopilot depends on the knowledge of the actual human pilot. Autopilot isn’t as “auto” as you might think. It lets a pilot fly without white-knuckling the controls. Like a polar bear, autopilot functions through a negative feedback…

Everything Wrong With In-Flight WiFi | Untangled

From Tech Insider. The in-flight WiFi industry is expected to be worth $30 billion by 2035. Despite the industry growing, the technology is still lacking. It’s slow and usually expensive. And paying more for your WiFi doesn’t mean you’ll get faster service. The quality of your WiFi actually depends on your airline, aircraft, in-flight WiFi…

Amazon’s 2019 Alexa Devices Event In 5 Minutes

From Tech Insider. Amazon held its annual 2019 devices event today, where it unveiled a bunch of new Alexa-enabled devices. Some of the devices the company showed off include the long-rumored Echo Buds, a smart oven, and Alexa-enabled Echo frames. Amazon also debuted the Echo Studio, a smart speaker designed to compete with higher-quality offerings…

Everything Wrong With E-Scooters | Untangled

From Tech Insider. E-scooters are another shared form of transportation and more popular than bike-sharing programs. They’re convenient and easy, but e-scooters are congesting streets and sidewalks. It seems like e-scooters have been popping up everywhere in the last few years. Companies like Bird, Lime, and Ojo have placed their e-scooters in over 100 cities…

How To Use The iPhone’s New Voice Control Feature

From Tech Insider. The new voice control feature on iOS 13 allows you to perform a handful of commands on your iPhone. They’re great for using your phone hands-free. The best part is you don’t need to use Siri. —————————————————— #iPhone #iOS13 #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets,…

All The New iPhone Photos Tricks You Need To Know

From Tech Insider. With iOS 13, Apple has overhauled the Photos app and added tons of new features. —————————————————— #iPhone #iOS13 #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to’s, gaming, science, digital culture, and more. Visit us at: https://www.businessinsider.com TI on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/techinsider TI on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tech_insider/ TI on…

How To Use PS4 And Xbox Controllers With The iPhone

From Tech Insider. With iOS 13, Apple has made it possible to use PS4 and Xbox controllers on iPhone and iPad games. Here’s how to set it all up. —————————————————— #iPhone #iOS13 #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to’s, gaming, science, digital culture, and more. Visit us at:…

What Happens To The Human Body In Space

From Tech Insider. Space is a dangerous, unfriendly place not particularly suited for human life, yet astronauts are sent to the International Space Station every year. From exposure to high levels of radiation to surviving in microgravity conditions, space can be a tough place to live. Here’s what living in space does to the human…

Apple’s 2019 iPhone Event In 12 Minutes

From Tech Insider. At its 2019 iPhone event, Apple unveiled the new iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and 11 Pro Max. The company also debuted a new iPad and the Apple Watch Series 5, along with giving updates about Apple Arcade and Apple TV+ . Here’s everything you need to know from the event. MORE APPLE…

Watch Apple Unveil The Apple Watch Series 5

From Tech Insider. Apple debuted its new Series 5 Watch at its September 2019 iPhone event. The watch has an always-on Retina display and a compass to always show you your location and even elevation. —————————————————— #Apple #AppleWatch #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to’s, gaming, science, digital…

Watch Apple Unveil The New iPad

From Tech Insider. Apple unveiled a new iPad model at its September 2019 event. The new iPad is the 7th generation of the device, has a 10.2″ screen, will support the Apple pencil, and has a retail price of $329. —————————————————— #Apple #iPad #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech:…

Apple’s Secret Keynote Formula, Explained

From Tech Insider. Apple’s keynotes have been an essential part of its brand for over twenty years. The techniques Apple’s presenters use may not be immediately obvious, but they are effective, and they create enormous anticipation prior to Apple’s multiple product launches. Watch the video above to see how an Apple keynote’s structure breaks down. …

How The Corvette Became An Exotic Supercar

From Tech Insider. For the 2020 year model, Chevrolet’s iconic Corvette has been transformed from a sports car into a full-blown supercar with one crucial design change. For more, check out: https://www.chevrolet.com/upcoming-vehicles/2020-corvette —————————————————— #Corvette #Cars #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to’s, gaming, science, digital culture, and more.…

How To Spot Fake Pokémon Cards

From Tech Insider. Counterfeit trading cards are a big issue for the games industry, and some of the fakes can be hard to spot. We visited Roy Raftery, a trading card expert with years of experience buying and selling Pokémon cards, at his shop in East London to find out more. Roy gave us some…

How Adidas Turns Plastic Bottles Into Shoes

From Tech Insider. In 2015 Adidas partnered with Parley for the Oceans to turn marine pollution like plastic bottles into shoes and sportswear. Like its Ultraboost and Alphaboost shoes, the two companies have prevented over 2,800 tons of plastic from reaching the ocean. And in 2019 Adidas expects to make 11 million pairs of shoes…

16 Inventions Getting Us Off Fossil Fuels

From Tech Insider. Much of the world’s energy is sourced from fossil fuels. However, there are several individuals and companies who have developed inventions to help get the world off of non-renewable energy. Watch the video above to see these inventions in action. MORE ENVIRONMENTALISM CONTENT: How One Company Turns Plastic Waste Into Reusable Packaging…

Why Haven’t Bidets Caught On In The US?

From Tech Insider. Bidets have been around for over 300 years. They’re used worldwide and are more hygienic than just toilet paper. Why haven’t they made it to the US? While the video states the bidet originated in France and spread from there, South Asia, the Middle East, and nearby regions had been instilling a…

Everything Wrong With AirPods | Untangled

From Tech Insider. AirPods are the best selling wireless earbuds. But their sound quality, battery life, and environmental impact could be better. AirPods pair really easily with other Apple products, but their sound quality is just okay. There are a lot of other wireless earbuds that sound better than AirPods. They also lack extra features…

Why Apple Products Use 30 Year Old Software

From Tech Insider. Steve Jobs left Apple in 1985. And used $12 million of his own money to start a new computer company called NeXT. With NeXT Steve Jobs could regain the control he lost at Apple. Unfortunately, NeXT’s computers were expensive and never found massive success. But the NeXTSTEP operating system, built on top…

How Trucking Companies Master Data Collection

From Tech Insider. Sponsor Content produced by Insider Studios with AT&T Business Trucking companies are strategically using data to track engine hours, fuel consumption, and vehicle maintenance. In the next 20 years, we’re going to see chains of trucks working together, anticipating one another’s next move with the help of 5G. —————————————————— #Trucks #Data #TechInsider…

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Event In 6 Minutes

From Tech Insider. At its 2019 Galaxy Unpacked event, Samsung unveiled its new Galaxy Note10, which now comes in two sizes. The company also showed off the Galaxy Book S — a Windows 10 laptop that will be available starting in September. Here’s everything that was shown off. —————————————————— #Samsung #GalaxyNote10 #TechInsider Tech Insider tells you…

Why It Takes Years To Create Emoji

From Tech Insider. New sets of emoji are released each year. But did you know they were created by everyday people? Here’s the process of how an emoji is made and how you can submit an idea that you think would be a great addition. MORE EXPLAINER CONTENT: Everything Wrong With Lightning Cables | Untangled…