Tesla has received 375,000 preorders for the Model 3

Tesla announced Thursday that it has received 375,000 preorders for its recently unveiled Model 3. If it sells every car that’s been reserved, the company says it will earn enough revenue to make this the “biggest one-week launch of any product ever.” A few days ago, the electric car company was …

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story gets its first trailer

The first teaser trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has arrived, and by the look of things this is a very different take at the rejuvenated sci-fi saga. Directed by Gareth Edwards (Godzilla, Monsters), Rogue One is the first of several planned spin-off movies, and is said to …

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3D-printed hydraulic robot 'can practically walk right out of the printer'

Researchers from MIT have used a new 3D printing method that works with both solids and liquids to create a six-legged, hydraulically-powered robot. The team from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) created the bot using a commercially-available 3D printer. Several sets of tiny bellows power the robot’s legs, …

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Google self-driving cars head to Arizona to test desert road conditions

Google continues to tap new testing locations for its self-driving cars, with the metropolitan area of Phoenix, Arizona picked as the next spot, reports Reuters. Jennifer Haroon, head of business operations for Google’s autonomous vehicles said that Arizona was attractive not just as a place where tech research is welcome, but also …

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