Why it feels way hotter than it actually is

A swimmer cools off at the Clovelly ocean pools in Sydney this morning where temperatures are forecast to break through 35 degrees. Picture: Brook Mitchell/Getty ImagesTHE sun is beaming, you...

Downside of binge-watching your old favourites

Mulder and Scully are coming back this year. Woo Hoo.THERE is a theory that suggests if you perform any task for 10,000 hours, you can be considered an expert in...
The jobs that will disappear within a decade

The jobs that will disappear within a decade

A university in Singapore has shown footage of their robot receptionist, which closely resembles a human. Rise of the machines ... robots are set to put millions of us out of jobs. DISRUPTIVE...

Meet the world’s next Einstein

Sabrina Pasterski, 22, will graduate from Harvard with the world at her feet, looking skyward. Picture: Michael Noble Jr./Chicago Tribune/TNS“I TOLD you, Daddy, I told you,” Sabrina Pasterski shouted excitedly...
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Would you buy this gun for $1m?

I mean it looks nice, but $1m is a little out of my range. In the market for a gun that is out of this world? Then the Big Bang pistol may...

Five tricks to charging your iPhone faster

Staring at the back of your iPhone more could mean it’s charging quicker.EVEN the latest version of the iPhone — the 6s — has not dealt with users’ biggest gripe...
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Case to bring down $64 billion company

Auto-giant General Motors is facing a series of lawsuits this year that will dredge up a high-profile and costly scandal at the company. Picture: AFP/Getty Images IT WAS the summer of 2014...

The fatal flaw of your Fitbit

Don’t believe everything you see.The smartwatch brand Fitbit has been hit with a class-action suit filed by customers who say the gadgets’ measures are wildly — and dangerously — far...

Five game-changers from CES 2016

At the annual tech show in Las Vegas, WSJ's Geoffrey A. Fowler and Joanna Stern check out the coolest and craziest new and upcoming products. It’s a wrap ... The 2016...

The solution to your smartphone storage

The new invention is a godsend for iPhone users.IT’S 2016 but two major smartphone issues are yet to be fixed. First of all, there’s never enough storage on most mobile...