LumiWatch smartwatch turns your arm into a touchscreen – CNET

See the prototype LumiWatch project an interactive experience onto the wearer’s arm.

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A new tower speaker for audio elitists – CNET

Hand crafted in California, the Magico A3 speaker’s beauty is more than skin deep.

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Meet the hippotherapy robot horse named Stewie – CNET

Students at Rice University create a special robot to help patients get equine-based therapy without needing a real horse.

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Digital and analog audio’s curious coexistence – CNET

Since nearly all music is digitally recorded, why buy a turntable?

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EU bans outdoor use of pesticides that harm bees – CNET

To help protect dwindling bee populations, the European Union votes to restrict farmers from using neonicotinoids on their crops.

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What does the Avengers: Infinity War post-credits scene mean? – CNET

Spoilers ahead! Avengers: Infinity War ends with one of the best after-credits scenes yet. Let’s break it down.

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Behind the scenes at the Dolby Theater, home of the Oscars – CNET

From the Academy Awards to countless world premieres and TV shows, Hollywood’s Dolby Theater is a focal point for the entertainment world. Here’s what it looks like inside.

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Amazon Prime’s price went up, but you probably won’t leave anyways – CNET

Amazon increased the fee for annual US Prime members, taking it from $99 to $119. Though some folks are squawking, they’ll probably pony up regardless.

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Philip Ball’s Beyond Weird is a whirlwind tour of the strangeness of quantum physics – New Statesman

New StatesmanPhilip Ball's Beyond Weird is a whirlwind tour of the strangeness of quantum physicsNew Statesman“If I could tell you in two sentences,” said Richard Feynman, “I wouldn't have won the Nobel Prize.” It was October 1965 and a reporter had asked him to explain in potted form what he had done to deserve the accolade. Feynman was being rewarded for his …

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How nanotechnology could be used to clean water in Nevada

Nanotechnology could soon help clean up almost all of the dirty water in Northern Nevada, making it safe to drink, Lance Gilman, the partner broker of the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Complex, said this week on “Nevada Newsmakers.” “Think in terms, for a minute, of being able to take all the water that is here and literally, effectively and competitively, clean it to drinking water standards,” Gilman said, adding the new technology could also clean wastewater from households.

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