• You can now ride your luggage around the airport
You can now ride your luggage around the airport

Meet Modobag . College buddies and founders Kevin O'Donnell and Boyd Bruner bill their brainchild as the "world's first, motorized, rideable luggage ". "The big concern with TSA and FAA and IATA is the safety of the batteries", he said. The suitcase weighs 19 lbs (there is a motor inside, after all) so its not the ideal case for anybody flirtin...

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  • Ainslie leads British crew to America's Cup World Series win
Ainslie leads British crew to America's Cup World Series win

That left them with 26 points the same as Groupama Team France, who needed to make running repairs to their boat after damage in practice on Friday, with an additional race victory. Points racing is scheduled for Sunday and Monday (NZT). We sailed very, very well today but we have to take our hats off to Ben and congratulate his team.

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  • Someone has sabotaged my food supplements and water intake: Narsingh Yadav
Someone has sabotaged my food supplements and water intake: Narsingh Yadav

Also Read: Rio Olympics 2016: Is the Narsingh Yadav dope saga product of precipitating North versus West lobbies in Indian Wrestling? Narsingh was in the news a few months back because of his feud with two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar over the 74kg Olympic quota place.

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  • Russia Avoids Blanket Ban From Rio 2016 Olympic Games After IOC Decision
Russia Avoids Blanket Ban From Rio 2016 Olympic Games After IOC Decision

In a statement released today, the IOC declined to impose a total collective ban as recommended earlier by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), instead requesting that the global federation for each Olympic sport should evaluate which Russian athletes can be considered clean enough to compete.

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  • Twitter Introduces User Verification with 'Blue Ticks'
Twitter Introduces User Verification with 'Blue Ticks'

Every Twitter user can undergo an online application process using an available form. It is essential that users set their accounts to "public" in order to be verified. At least one of your photos should reflect the person or company brand. I am now super cool but not cool enough to being verified without asking. As such, marketers looking to...

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  • Missing woman, 20, last seen Tuesday near Michigan-Ohio border
Missing woman, 20, last seen Tuesday near Michigan-Ohio border

The Blade in Toledo reports that 20-year-old Sierah Joughin was last seen riding the bike around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Metamora area of Fulton County. Joughin still hasn't been found and officials on Friday made a public appeal for help in finding her after announcing Worley's arrest, Fox 8 Cleveland reported.

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  • Why the Pokemon-McDonald's deal in Japan could be big
Why the Pokemon-McDonald's deal in Japan could be big

Sixteen-year-old high school student Mamiko Amaha was immersed in Pokemon Go with a group of girlfriends in Tokyo's historic Asakusa district in search of Pokemon characters, as crowds of tourists strolled around. Nintendo still owns the trademark to all the characters and retains a 32 percent stake in Pokemon Co. McDonald's Japan and Pokemo...

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  • $300000 prize pool Overwatch Open begins tomorrow with an online phase
$300000 prize pool Overwatch Open begins tomorrow with an online phase

Competitors in the Overwatch Open will be vying for their share of a US$300,000 prize pool, making it the largest Overwatch competition to date. The top teams from this payoff round will head to Atlanta for the finals. The grand final of the tournament, which will take place on September 30, will be televised live on TBS, with the victor taking...

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  • Comic Con 2016: Two New Sonic Games Announced, Coming In 2017
Comic Con 2016: Two New Sonic Games Announced, Coming In 2017

The article continues below. Not much has been said about the game, other than the facts that it's being produced by Sonic Team and that it will be a brand new experience. Sega has announced two new Sonic games - one that's a retro remake of sorts and one that's completely new. It is planned to launch digitally on for PlayStation 4, Xbox On...

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  • The wait is over for 'Pokemon Go' fans in Japan
The wait is over for 'Pokemon Go' fans in Japan

One of the Japanese creators of the game apologized for the delay in a video with the American head of Niantic posted on the internet. Pokemon Go, which spurs players to venture into the real world and "catch" creatures using their smartphones, has sparked a worldwide frenzy.

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  • Macy's puts Watson-powered virtual assistant on call for shoppers
Macy's puts Watson-powered virtual assistant on call for shoppers

Shoppers will be able to ask the On Call assistant natural language questions through their smartphone browsers about navigating the stores to find different departments and brands of products. The engagement is conducted through a simple question and answer interface leveraging Watsons Natural Language Classifier, that is helping Macys learn more ...

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  • Rahul Gandhi Meets Kin Of Una Victims, Promises Them Justice
Rahul Gandhi Meets Kin Of Una Victims, Promises Them Justice

Gandhi said "deception was not a new thing" for the Modi government and "they were skilled at ignoring facts". He also talked about the government's steps to provide LPG connections and toilets to every family. After the Opposition party in the Lok Sabha raised the issue and created din, Home Minister Rajnath Singh termed the incident "very unfortu...

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  • Will Hague Tribunal's South China Sea Ruling Inflame US-China Tensions?
Will Hague Tribunal's South China Sea Ruling Inflame US-China Tensions?

The Chinese Foreign Ministry said the judges in the case filed by the Philippines against China's massive claim in West Philippine Sea were paid by the Philippine government. He was referring to the U.S. and several European countries that want China to uphold the verdict. Lu said: "China is a responsible member of the worldwide community".

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  • Mind Over Gray Matter: New Map Lays out Brain's Cerebral Cortex
Mind Over Gray Matter: New Map Lays out Brain's Cerebral Cortex

In more general imaging studies my tool might allow clinicians, for instance, to compare brain activity between healthy people and patients with dementia so that we can better understand the effect that these diseases have on brain function.

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  • Facebook's Solar-Powered Plane Undergoes First Official Test Flight
Facebook's Solar-Powered Plane Undergoes First Official Test Flight

Mark Zuckerberg, Founder, and CEO of Facebook, Inc.[Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images] The drone project is inspired by Mark Zuckerberg's philanthropic urge to service the world through innovative technology. Aquila is a durable, solar-powered aircraft that Facebook is very confident can travel worldwide, distributing the internet to underserv...

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  • So Long, VCR. We Hardly Knew You (Were Still Around)
So Long, VCR. We Hardly Knew You (Were Still Around)

The electronics company sold as many as 15 million VCRs per year at its peak. The VHS player was a kind of technology from the late 20th-century known as a video cassette recorder, or VCR. Just like vinyl, it seems that there are those who love the VHS format due to its grittiness, in which some enthusiasts believe is lost in formats like DVD and...

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  • Neil Armstrong's helmet goes on display to mark Moon landing
Neil Armstrong's helmet goes on display to mark Moon landing

Then, on January 27, 1967, tragedy struck when a fire broke out during a manned launch-pad test of the Apollo spacecraft and Saturn rocket. A 3-D rendering of the Apollo 11 Command Module with a view inside the hatch. "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind". "The Eagle has landed". However, despite such words, and despite first-h...

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  • Ted Cruz booed for not endorsing Donald Trump
Ted Cruz booed for not endorsing Donald Trump

As for the party whose top goal this week was to project unity behind Trump, Republican delegates tried to assert that Cruz's speech wouldn't hurt them. Other former candidates such as John Kasich and Jeb Bush also have not offered endorsements of Trump. "The nation needs to grow up a little bit more in order to support the values I truly believe i...

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  • Hawaii Democratic congressman Mark Takai dies
Hawaii Democratic congressman Mark Takai dies

Takai's death comes less than a year and a half after he rose to his congressional seat - and nine months after he announced that he had been diagnosed with cancer. Takai's passing was mourned in Hawaii on Wednesday, with politicians recalling his gentle, kind nature. "Information regarding a service will be available at a later time", the state...

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  • Trump kids take the stage to pitch The Donald
Trump kids take the stage to pitch The Donald

We'll be coming to you live from Cleveland for prime time at the RNC. It turns out one of the Trumps made her own music in years past. Ahead of Tiffany Trump's speech at the Republican Convention, her mother, Marla Maples, was desperately trying to beat airport delays to get there - even if she may or may not agree entirely with Donald Trump's ...

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