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Pilot your grandparents in a battle against death in Coffin Dodgers

Coffin Dodgers is named for the slang expression for the geriatric. It’s a racing game where instead of motorbikes, cars or skateboards, you are on a race against death on mobility scooters. 396 more words

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Leka, a spherical robot designed for children with special needs, seeks funding on Indiegogo

“There are not a lot of toys targeted at children with special needs,” says Ladislas de Toldi. “Because of their special needs, it’s harder for them to focus and progress. 555 more words

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Formlabs acquires Pinshape, an online 3D printing community/marketplace

By the time the Form 1 began shipping to Kickstarter backers, the market was already flooded with countless 3D printers built around the same basic plastic extruding technology. 635 more words

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Google.org announces $250,000 in grants for the Flint, Michigan water crisis

Google’s charitable arm is today announcing several grants and donations aimed at helping the residents of Flint, Michigan respond to their ongoing water crisis. With a total amount of $250,000, the funds will be used to pay several local researchers and address health concerns connected with drinking the poisoned water. 310 more words

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Yes, it’s early May, but here are some new HP back-to-school Pavilion PCs

It’s May, and students everywhere are making last-minute preparations for the prom and eagerly watching the clocks tick down to summer break. But HP’s here to remind you that back-to-school season is just around that next corner, as the world continues mercilessly spinning forward. 271 more words

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AdBlock Plus teams up with Flattr to help readers pay publishers

Ad blockers are often painted as the enemy of online publishers, but sometimes things are more complicated.

AdBlock Plus, for example, just announced that they’re working with startup… 432 more words

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Jolla closes $12M Series C for its Sailfish mobile OS licensing business

Alternative mobile OS maker, Jolla, whose Sailfish licensing business aims to compete with Google’s Android platform by offering OEMs the ability to tailor the mobile platform to their needs, has closed out a $12 million Series C financing round. 657 more words

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