Artificial skin could one day provide a sense of touch

Stanford chemical engineers have published new work in journal Science that describe a sort of thin artificial skin that not only covers and protects prosthetic limbs, but may also return a sense of touch to patients. The post Artificial skin could one day provide a sense of touch appeared first on Digital Trends.

Watch the spooky new trailer about a supernatural doll, The Boy

The first trailer for William Brent Bell’s creepy horror flick The Doll, starring The Walking Dead’s Lauren Cohan, shows some spooky promise. The film aims to take our natural tendency to be creeped out by porcelain dolls to 11. The post Watch the spooky new trailer about a supernatural doll, The Boy appeared first on Digital Trends.

A flexible iPhone 8 and Microsoft’s heavy handed installer

Today on DT Daily we look a few years ahead to a potentially flexible iPhone 8. Also a warning to Windows 7 and 8 users, Microsoft may try and sneak Windows 10 onto your machine. The post A flexible iPhone 8 and Microsoft’s heavy handed installer appeared first on Digital Trends.

Mad Catz insane Star Citizen controller will make you the envy of the galaxy

If you spent $14,000 on a spaceship, you’ll want a control panel that’s fittingly luxurious. Mad Catz is working on an wonderfully ridiculous, fully modular controller that’ll do the trick. The post Mad Catz insane Star Citizen controller will make you the envy of the galaxy appeared first on Digital Trends.

Public Enemy’s Chuck D is still fighting the man (but not Spotify)

Rap royalty Chuck D explains why Public Enemy’s new album Man Plans God Laughs runs only 29 minutes, why he’s not afraid of Spotify, and why he doesn’t believe in feeling pressure. The post Public Enemy’s Chuck D is still fighting the man (but not Spotify) appeared first on Digital Trends.

Intel announces Arduino 101 development platform for kids and adults

Looking to share some of the Raspberry Pi’s legacy for helping the world’s kids — and a few adults — get into programming and hardware hacking, Intel has announced Arduino 101, an Arduino-based, Curie powered micro-PC. The post Intel announces Arduino 101 development platform for kids and adults appeared first on Digital Trends.

Hackers can control Google Now and Siri through your headphones

Researchers found a way to remotely activate the Google Now and Siri voice assistants through the users’ mic-equipped headphones. The hackers can then use the voice assistants to perform a variety of functions. The post Hackers can control Google Now and Siri through your headphones appeared first on Digital Trends.

Rosario Dawson to voice Batgirl in new Lego Batman movie

Actress Rosario Dawson has signed on to voice Batgirl in DC’s upcoming Lego Batman Film, alongside comedic actors Will Arnett (Batman), Michael Cera (Robin), and Zach Galifianakis (The Joker) The post Rosario Dawson to voice Batgirl in new Lego Batman movie appeared first on Digital Trends.

Uber wins UK High Court battle against London black cabs

Uber won in court earlier today against a few black cab organizations working inside of London, with the app deemed legal and not a prohibited taximeter. Uber welcomed the ruling. The post Uber wins UK High Court battle against London black cabs appeared first on Digital Trends.

Here is every rumor we’ve heard about the Nintendo NX

Here is everything we have heard so far about Nintendo’s mysterious, upcoming console, the so-called NX, compiled into one convenient post. Updated 10-16-2015 to include Nintendo’s distribution of development kits. The post Here is every rumor we’ve heard about the Nintendo NX appeared first on Digital Trends.