Stories by Magdalena Petrova

How happy of a driver are you? Toyota's Concept-i knows

I have never really stopped to ask myself whether or not I enjoy driving, but user enjoyment is one of the main goals of Toyota's Concept-i car. To demonstrate what it might feel like to drive the Concept-i, Toyota has set up a simulator at CES in Las Vegas.

Written by Magdalena Petrova07 Jan. 17 15:24

Toyota's Concept-i car humanizes AI

The Concept-i comes with an AI agent dubbed, Yui, which will monitor a driver's attention, emotions and even have a conversation.

Written by Magdalena Petrova05 Jan. 17 15:59

The history behind NORAD's Santa tracker

Since 1955, NORAD has been helping children track Santa across the world as he delivers his presents. This is the history of how it all began.

Written by Magdalena Petrova23 Dec. 16 22:00

Apple faced a challenging 2016

Between a legal battle with the FBI, falling revenues, and the release of a new generation iPhone and MacBook Pro, 2016 was a mixed bag of fortunes for Apple.

Written by Magdalena Petrova13 Dec. 16 22:00

And the coolest robots of 2016 are...

We rehash the most intriguing robots of the year, from a robot that can imitate over 60 facial expressions, to one that will set you on a philosophical journey.

Written by Magdalena Petrova12 Dec. 16 22:00

This survey drone takes safety seriously

The LRX drone by Altus Intelligence is built to be foolproof, equipped with a number of redundant systems and a parachute when all else fails.

Written by Magdalena Petrova23 Nov. 16 07:02