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  • newDyson Enters Humidifier Market, Says Other Humidifiers Make You Sick
    Dyson thinks your humidifier is gross.You might use in a humidifier, especially in the colder months, to help with dry skin, nosebleeds and other winter ailments. But these machines don't treat the water they disperse into the room. So Dyson thinks…
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:37am -
  • newOscar Pistorius Sentenced To Five Years in Jail for Killing His Girlfriend
    South African double-amuptee Olympian Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced on Tuesday to a maximum of five years imprisonment for the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year.The double-amputee Olympian was also sentenced to three years in…
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:37am -
  • newCDC Releases Revised Ebola Gear Guidelines
    ATLANTA — Federal health officials on Monday issued new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients.Officials have been scrambling to come up with new advice for protective gear since two Dallas nurses b…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:43am -
  • new10 Startups to Watch in India's Tech Boom
    With a population of more than 1.2 billion, India has obvious potential to become the world’s leading tech ecosystem. Unfortunately, that opportunity has been undermined by poor infrastructure, hefty bureaucracy and the divide between the nation's…
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:00am -
  • newOscar de la Renta's Designs Through 7 Decades
    American fashion icon Oscar de la Renta died Monday at his home in Kent, Connecticut, after battling cancer. He was 82 years oldA native of the Dominican Republic who studied at fashion houses in Madrid, Paris and New York, de la Renta had been one…
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:01am -
  • new10 Snappy Life Lessons From 'The Addams Family'
    When you think of TV families, you may conjure up the Brady Bunch or the Jetsons. But, for many of us growing up in either the 1960s or the 1990s, we look to a different, less nuclear family: the Addams.Sure, they may be creepy, kooky, mysterious, s…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:30am -
  • newApple Pay: The Real-World Test
    It's finally here: Apple Pay arrived on Monday as part of iOS 8.1, which turns the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus into mobile payment machines. Just install the update, add a credit card to Passbook, and you're good to start buying stuff with your iPhon…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:02am -
  • newFashion Legend Oscar de la Renta Is Dead at 82
    Oscar de la Renta, a fixture in American fashion who designed evening wear for first ladies and Hollywood starlets alike, has died. He was 82 years old.De la Renta had been battling cancer for the last 10 years and finally succumbed to the disease o…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:26am -
  • newGerard Parkes, Doc From 'Fraggle Rock,' Dead at 90
    Gerard Parkes, an actor best known for playing the beloved Doc on Fraggle Rock, died Sunday, according to reports. He was 90 years oldParkes died of natural causes, according to The Canadian Press news, which confirmed the news with his agent.See a…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:43am -
  • newGmail's New Android App to Support Yahoo, Outlook, Report Says
    Gmail may be soon be a lot better at managing your emailThe Android version of the app will be updated in the coming weeks with support for Outlook, Yahoo and other types of non-Gmail email accounts, according to a report from Android Police.See al…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:26am -
  • newKorean Royals Fan Will Melt Your World Series Heart
    MLB's title tilt is full of magic and mojo, and it hasn't even started yet, but SungWoo Lee may already be the World Series' most popular manLee's not a player for the Royals or Giants though. He's a fan — a die-hard fan from South Korea who is ma…
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:29am -
  • newAmazon Strikes Deal With Major Publisher Simon & Schuster
    Amazon has struck a multi-year deal for the sale of print and e-books from publishing giant Simon & Schuster, both companies confirmed to Mashable.The news comes as a bit of a surprise, as Amazon has been struggling to reach a deal with Hachette, an…
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:01am -
  • newAustralia's Oldest Prime Minister Dies at 98
    SYDNEY — Gough Whitlam, the long-lived 21st prime minister of Australia, died on Tuesday aged 98.Whitlam was the only prime minister to be alive in the lifetime of all 27 Australian prime ministers. The first prime minister of Australia, Edmund Ba…
    - 10 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:42pm -
  • newNew Satellite Images Show Dramatically Changed Landscape in Battle for Kobani
    A new series of satellite images of the northern Syrian town of Kobani before and after Islamic State (ISIS) militants moved into the town shows the massive scope of the refugee crisis caused by the battle for the strategic locationSince the end of…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:26pm -
  • newVice President Biden Touts Plan to Improve NYC's 'Third-World' Airports
    NEW YORK — Vice President Joe Biden, who infamously dubbed New York City's outdated LaGuardia Airport "a third-world country," joined Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a news conference Monday to discuss plans to improve the region's airports.Biden, the White…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:56pm -
  • newAustralian Bees Engage In Warfare Over Territorial Disputes
    MELBOURNE — When not busy fighting off deadly snakes, killer sharks and venomous spiders, residents of Brisbane, Australia, may have noticed the odd swarm of bees floating around engaging in fierce and deadly battlesAnd as the bodies pile up, rese…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:53pm -
  • newNFL Star Taunts Raiders Fans in MVP Troll Performance
    Arizona Cardinals star defensive end Darnell Dockett was injured for his team's game in Oakland on Sunday, meaning he had to stand in street clothes on the sideline while Raiders fans hurled insults at him and his teammates all afternoonDockett, how…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:16pm -
  • newSatya Nadella Unveils New Initiative for Ebola Research
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella seems like an unlikely player in the fight against EbolaBut Microsoft's top executive unveiled a new Azure-powered research initiative aimed at furthering Ebola research along with other updates to its cloud platforms dur…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:15pm -
  • newTim Cook Says iPad Sales Slump is a 'Speed Bump'
    Apple's iPad sales have fallen in the past three quarters — but CEO Tim Cook doesn't see that as a sign that the product line is doomed"To me, I view it as a speed bump, not a huge issue," Cook said during a fiscal 2014 fourth-quarter call with an…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:11pm -
  • newBryan Cranston Tweets Perfect Response to Mom Who Wants 'Breaking Bad' Toys Banned
    Bryan Cranston tweeted the perfect response to a mom in Florida.Last week, Susan Schrivjer started a petition to get Breaking Bad action figures banned from Toys R Us stores, claiming the toys were a bad influence on children. Imagine that.“It's…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:08pm -
  • newHow Nigeria and Senegal Halted Ebola When Other Countries Failed
    On July 20, the Ebola outbreak that had been simmering in West Africa for months, growing more out of control by the day, arrived in Nigeria, Africa's most populous country. It came in the form of a Liberian-American airline passenger named Jonathan…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:56pm -
  • newApple's 2014: By the (Ridiculously Large) Numbers
    Apple had quite a fiscal 2014, introducing the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the Apple Watch and Apple Pay — not to mention its a high-profile acquisition of Beats Electronics.It also put up some impressive financial numbers on Monday, once again beating e…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:48pm -
  • newDock Selfie Goes Horribly Wrong on Live TV
    Dock 1, Guy 0.Remember that time a stranger busted you while taking a selfie? This is significantly worse than that.GoPros and Drones Are Taking Selfies to New HeightsMan Drops Himself Into Volcano and Takes a SelfieFather Films Daughter Taking…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:35pm -
  • newChili's Cook Fired for Posting Shirtless Photos on Facebook
    We'll have the Triple Dipper with a side of chest hair. (At least we hope that's just chest hair.)Chili's Grill & Bar fired a cook after he posted topless photos of himself posing inside the restaurant's kitchen, ABC Action News reportsSee also: Pr…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:31pm -
  • newNCAA Mascots Shake, Shake, Shake, Shake It Off
    NCAA mascots totally understand that haters are gonna hate, hate, hate.The friendly — or in the case of “Purdue Pete,” horrifying — mascots of the Big Ten NCAA conference decided to throw aside their team allegiances and band together to ma…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:30pm -
  • newMonica Lewinsky: 'I Was Periodically Suicidal'
    Monica Lewinsky made her first public appearance in over 10 years at the Forbes Under 30 Summit on Monday, speaking out against the "reputation-shredding power of the internet." Now 41, the former White House intern spoke out against cyber bullying…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:19pm -
  • newTaylor Swift's 'Welcome to New York' Sounds a Lot Like a Robyn Song
    Push play. No, this is not a dance hit from Swedish singer Robyn you're hearingIt's Taylor Swift's new single "Welcome to New York," the third released track from her upcoming pop album 1989. But it sounds like Robyn's "Call Your Girlfriend."Here'…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:11pm -
  • newNaked Russian Artist Cuts Off His Ear in Protest
    Editor's Note: This story contains graphic images.KIEV, Ukraine — The controversial Russian performance artist and political activist who nailed his scrotum to the cobblestones of Moscow’s Red Square last year sliced off his earlobe in his lates…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:45pm -
  • newAll of Peyton Manning's NFL-Record 509 TDs in 1 Infographic
    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke the NFL's career touchdown pass record with an 8-yard toss to Dmaryius Thomas on Sunday night against the San Francisco 49ers, giving him 509 scoring passes in his careerManning then threw another touc…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:43pm -
  • newApple Reports Stellar 4th Quarter
    Apple handily beat Wall Street's estimates Monday, reporting earnings per share of $1.42 and revenues of $42.12 billion for its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter, which ended Sept. 28Analysts had been expecting earnings of $1.31 and revenues of $39.8 billi…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:39pm -

Gizmodo

  • newInside the Science of Sharing Rare Blood

    Inside the Science of Sharing Rare Blood

    His doctor drove him over the border. It was quicker that way: if the man donated in Switzerland, his blood would be delayed while paperwork was filled out and authorisations sought.Read more...
    - 49 mins ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:15am -
  • newFirst Up-Close Images of Mars's Near-Miss Comet

    First Up-Close Images of Mars's Near-Miss Comet

    It may not look much, but these are the first images of Comet C/2013 A1, known as Siding Spring , as it passed by Mars on Sunday . The images were captured by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.Read more...
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:30am -
  • newMac Mini 2014 Teardown: Minor Tweaks and Major Upgrade Headaches

    Mac Mini 2014 Teardown: Minor Tweaks and Major Upgrade Headaches

    We're glad to know that the Mac Mini is back —but has it changed much inside? Fortunately, iFixit has torn the sucker apart to find out what lurks within.Read more...
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:45am -
  • newCGI footage of people falling and not getting up makes me laugh so hard

    CGI footage of people falling and not getting up makes me laugh so hard

    I must be a horrible person because I howled so hard when I saw this CGI footage by Dave Fothergill that shows computer generated people falling down over and over again as they get swept around by a swinging metal fence. Don't get me wrong, I'm roo…
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:58am -
  • newAll of Peyton Manning's record breaking touchdown passes in one chart

    All of Peyton Manning's record breaking touchdown passes in one chart

    Data Looks Dope's Max Einstein just made this visualization that charts every touchdown pass that Peyton Manning, who is now the record holder for TD passes, has thrown in his career. Yep, all 510 of them (so far). It shows the distance of each pass…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:11am -
  • newWatch The Simpsons get animated to look like other famous cartoon shows

    Watch The Simpsons get animated to look like other famous cartoon shows

    If you ever wondered what characters from The Simpsons would look like if they got animated in the style of South Park or Archer or Adventure Time or various animes or maybe even made to look like minions, well, here you go. On last night's episode,…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:43am -
  • newIndiana Jones and the Last Crusade summed up in a ridiculous 60 seconds

    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade summed up in a ridiculous 60 seconds

    I always enjoy these stupid simple and zany animation summaries of movies by 1A4STUDIO that take film classics and squeeze all the important scenes in goofy squealing glee. Here's the newest: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. It's like one awesome…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:56am -
  • newThe Man Who Makes Movie Posters Into Modern Art

    The Man Who Makes Movie Posters Into Modern Art

    Drew Struzan is a movie poster master. If you have seen a film—any film—considered to be a classic in the last three decades or so, chances are good that he painted the art that made you excited to hit the theater. Star Wars! Indy! The Goonies!…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:20am -
  • newSwimming in an iceberg is like being inside the Fortress of Solitude

    Swimming in an iceberg is like being inside the Fortress of Solitude

    Swimming inside an iceberg looks amazing because the ice looks like glass and that's crazy, and because it kind of resembles an underwater version of Superman's Fortress of Solitude. Or at least, like a crystal palace. National Geographic shows us h…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:42am -
  • newUnearthing 91-Year-Old Sphinxes From the Buried Ten Commandments Set

    Unearthing 91-Year-Old Sphinxes From the Buried Ten Commandments Set

    Hollywood lore and biblical history have been buried together for almost a century under the coastal sands of California, but archaeologists recently unearthed a massive 15-foot-tall Sphinx built for Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 black-and-white epic The…
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:28am -
  • new​The DualShock 4 Has Become A Pretty Great PC Controller

    ​The DualShock 4 Has Become A Pretty Great PC Controller

    If you're using a controller to play a PC game—I know, I know, shhh, it's okay—chances are the on-screen prompts you see will match up with an Xbox controller. But you don't have to use Microsoft's controller with your PC; you've actually got a…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:30pm -
  • newSleater-Kinney: Bury Our Friends

    Sleater-Kinney: Bury Our Friends

    Holy shit new Sleater-Kinney music for the first time in a decade. Today, Sleater-Kinney released "Bury Our Friends" and announced a new record, No Cities to Love, to be released in January. Oh and a tour. I'm so excited that I'm actually considerin…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:00pm -
  • newIsaac Asimov's Newly Published 1959 Paper for DARPA on Creativity

    Isaac Asimov's Newly Published 1959 Paper for DARPA on Creativity

    Isaac Asimov was one of the great sci-fi writers of the 20th century. So naturally, at the dawn of the space age, the military wanted to tap his brain. In 1959 he was approached by ARPA (now known as DARPA) to "think outside of the box" about how id…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:00pm -
  • newHoly crap, this amazing Universe simulator makes me want to buy a new PC

    Holy crap, this amazing Universe simulator makes me want to buy a new PC

    It's been a long time since I craved a computer program, but now I want Space Engine so much that I'm ready to buy a PC just to be able to immerse myself in it. Developed by Vladimir Romanyuk, Space Engine is a complete sandbox simulation of the Uni…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:50pm -
  • newReport: Simon & Schuster and Amazon Just Made Nice

    Report: Simon & Schuster and Amazon Just Made Nice

    Amazon and publishing house Simon & Schuster have reached a multi-year deal, sources told Business Insider. This means the tides could be turning in favor of Amazon in its battle against publishers. And that means you'll likely see cheaper Simon & S…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:32pm -
  • newThat DNA Evidence Identifying Jack the Ripper Was Wrong After All

    That DNA Evidence Identifying Jack the Ripper Was Wrong After All

    Last month, the notoriously dubious Daily Mail announced it had finally unmasked Jack the Ripper with DNA evidence. Now, in what's not that much of a surprise, it seems this all may have been a mistake. The scientist in the investigation made multi…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:15pm -
  • newMel Brooks' Spaceballs made into Chris Nolan's Interstellar

    Mel Brooks' Spaceballs made into Chris Nolan's Interstellar

    Everyone seems to be making fun of Christopher Nolan's Interstellar as we all eagerly await for it. After the Wall-E parody, here comes a classic: Spaceballs. A hard one to pull, but the Schwartz is strong in this one.Read more...
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:13pm -
  • newNo One's Buying iPads Because iPads Are Forever

    No One's Buying iPads Because iPads Are Forever

    Today, Apple trotted out its quarterly earnings, as public companies will do. Massive revenue! iPhone sales up! Mac sales up! iPad sales… well. Okay, so not everything was a hit. But don't confuse Apple's declining tablet sales with the vanishing…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:07pm -
  • newTimeline: All the new superhero movies coming out from now to 2020

    Timeline: All the new superhero movies coming out from now to 2020

    ComicsAlliance has published this helpful future timeline of all superhero movies that will come out till 2020. It's a list of all the confirmed ones—its missing "one or two movies from Marvel" in 2019, apparently—and of course dates may change,…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:56pm -
  • newCan You Get Handoff to Work in OS X Yosemite?

    Can You Get Handoff to Work in OS X Yosemite?

    When Apple first announced OS X Yosemite, Handoff was one of the features I was most excited about. And then this week, when the Yosemite update arrived, I was stoked to use it. Unfortunately, I can't—and not just because of compatibility issues…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:35pm -
  • newThe Big Lebowski painted after classic art works

    The Big Lebowski painted after classic art works

    I love Joe Forkan's The Lebowski Cycle, a series of oil paintings that uses frames of The Big Lebowski to reference artwork by classic painters like Caravaggio, Velázquez or David. I would like to have the one above—the last one of the series—m…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:32pm -
  • newThe View From the ISS Is Surprisingly Colorful

    The View From the ISS Is Surprisingly Colorful

    At night, the view from the International Space Station is surprisingly colorful. Earth's many types of artificial lights create a bright mosaic, with the different hues revealing different lightbulbs and even different countries.Read more...
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:22pm -
  • newCompressing Containers Squeeze the Air Out of Your Stored Food

    Compressing Containers Squeeze the Air Out of Your Stored Food

    Anyone who's squeezed every last molecule of air out of a Ziploc bag full of leftovers knows that food lasts longer that way. But instead of man-handling a plastic bag, or buying some kind of vacuum contraption to get the air out, consider upgrading…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:00pm -
  • newYik Yak Wants to Be More Than Your Kid's Favorite Shit-Talking App

    Yik Yak Wants to Be More Than Your Kid's Favorite Shit-Talking App

    "The real tech story is Yik Yak is blowing up,"Josh Miller, a Facebook project manager rumored to be working on an anonymity app for the social network, tweeted and deleted that comment recently, asking many people to wonder what the hell he was t…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:51pm -
  • newThese metal machining super-slow motion videos are so damn satisfying

    These metal machining super-slow motion videos are so damn satisfying

    Someone sent me this link to a YouTube black hole of glorious slow-motion videos and I have spent the last hour going through an endless torrent of metal shaving, drilling, chipbreaking and whatever else these machines are doing. It's so satisfying.…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:40pm -

TechRadar (YouTube)

iPad Mini 3 hands on
The new iPad mini 3 has landed. Here is our first look at the new tablet from Apple
- 4 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 11:04pm -
iPad Air 2 hands-on
The iPad Air 2 has landed. Here is our first look at the new sixth gen tablet from Apple.
- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 10:00pm -
MSI GT72 Dominator Pro Unboxing
Associate Editor Nick Pino unboxes the GT72 Dominator Pro. This is the latest beastly gaming laptop from MSI.
- 11 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 6:12pm -
Sony Xperia Z3 Full Review
The Sony Xperia Z3 is a phone that's had me going back and forth in terms of a verdict. On the one hand it's very similar to the Xperia Z2 - but then again, the design and brighter screen are really great upgrades. Find out what I really think about…
- 11 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 5:19pm -
Surface Pro 4 Speculation
Are you a fan of the Surface Pro 3? If so, what new features do you hope to see out of the Surface Pro 4? Nick Pino of TechRadar and Gordon Ung of MaximumPC talk about what their ideal Surface Pro 4 - and its accompanying operating system - would loo…
- 21 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 4:51pm -
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Review
Samsung has created its most desirable and balanced phone yet, though there is a price to pay. Watch the video to find out more.Subscribe to TechRadar: http://goo.gl/8dpt6Read the full Alpha review: http://goo.gl/GTv5e2Visit our website: http://…
- 21 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 10:34am -
iPhone 6 and iPhone 5S camera comparison
Concerns have been raised recently about the quality of the iPhone 6's camera. Do these issues really exist? Or is it just more Apple hate? We decided to find out by testing the iPhone 6 against two iPhone 5S's - one running iOS 8 and the other iOS 7…
- 24 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 10:22pm -
History of the Sony Xperia Z: From A to Z3
Whilst the history of the Sony Xperia Z might only span one and a half years, over this time Sony's flagship smartphone has evolved in leaps and bounds.
- 25 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 2:14pm -




Engadget

  • newZBoard's back in your future with a hoverboard and high top bundle

    ZBoard's back in your future with a hoverboard and high top bundle

    Remember when we told you about HalloweenCostumes.com's officially-licensed light-up high tops from Back To The Future Part II? We joked that the kicks would have gone great with ZBoard's limited-edition Hoverboard that it produced for the Michael J…
    - 56 mins ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:08am -
  • newAmazon and Simon & Schuster reach a deal on internet book sales

    Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach a deal on internet book sales

    Amazon just found a way to put further pressure on Hachette in its ongoing pricing war: strike a deal with another publisher. The online retailer has forged a new agreement with Simon & Schuster that will keep the book giant's digital and physical..…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:02am -
  • newPremium Tinder features will help you find love before hitting a new city

    Premium Tinder features will help you find love before hitting a new city

    If you don't count buying a few drinks or other niceties, finding love on Tinder is essentially free, but it looks like that'll change come next month. The app's CEO and cofounder Sean Rad recently teased at Forbes' Under 30 event that new features.…
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:05am -
  • newYou can now take Lyft and UberX cars to San Francisco's main airport

    You can now take Lyft and UberX cars to San Francisco's main airport

    It was only a matter of time before San Francisco International Airport allowed direct visits from app-based ridesharing services besides Sidecar, and those floodgates have officially opened. Both Lyft and Uber (specifically, UberX and UberXL) now..…
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:40am -
  • newWe rode a $10,000 hoverboard, and you can too

    We rode a $10,000 hoverboard, and you can too

    It's impossible to talk about hoverboards without invoking a particular movie title, so we're not even going to try: Remember that awesome scene from Back to the Future Part II? It's one step closer to reality: A California startup just built a real…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:20am -
  • newAudi RS 7 proves it needs no driver to go racing

    Audi RS 7 proves it needs no driver to go racing

    Audi's execs must have toasted to their autonomous car's success this weekend, because the self-driving RS 7 has successfully conquered the Hockenheimring racing circuit in Germany. While the company's announcement doesn't get into specifics, it say…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 3:12am -
  • newXbox One's next update adds custom backgrounds and Twitter

    Xbox One's next update adds custom backgrounds and Twitter

    Microsoft only just unleashed its October update for the Xbox One, and now it's talking about what to expect next month. The update will hit consoles for those in the preview test group soon, and adds many features Major Nelson and crew say the...
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:01am -
  • new'Assassin's Creed' and 'Watch Dogs' lead Jade Raymond has left Ubisoft

    'Assassin's Creed' and 'Watch Dogs' lead Jade Raymond has left Ubisoft

    The driving force behind some of Ubisoft's most successful franchises and best moments is no longer with the game maker as of today. Jade Raymond, executive producer on Assassin's Creed II, Watch Dogs and Splinter Cell: Blacklist, has left the...
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:11am -
  • newSorry, theater actors: now robots can play leading roles

    Sorry, theater actors: now robots can play leading roles

    We've seen robots star in plays before, but the one in a new production of Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis doesn't take on a bit role or even a supporting one: it's the show's lead actor. While we feel bad for struggling theater performers who can..…
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:16am -
  • newWhat's on your HDTV: World Series, 'Boardwalk Empire' and Wyatt Cenac

    What's on your HDTV: World Series, 'Boardwalk Empire' and Wyatt Cenac

    This week baseball fans tune into their championship series as two once-unlikely contenders do battle for the crown. If you prefer your drama on stage and screen however, you'll probably be saying goodbye to HBO's Boardwalk Empire this weekend as it…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:32pm -
  • newApple wants all iOS apps to use 64-bit code starting in February

    Apple wants all iOS apps to use 64-bit code starting in February

    Apple may have only introduced 64-bit computing to iPhones and iPads a little over a year ago, but it's already preparing for the day when legacy 32-bit code is gone for good. The Cupertino crew is now telling developers that their iOS apps must...
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:25pm -
  • newEngadget Daily: Kindle Voyage review, Disney's 'Big Hero 6' and more!

    Engadget Daily: Kindle Voyage review, Disney's 'Big Hero 6' and more!

    If you're a germophobe, Kindle user or Disney fan, this issue of the Engadget Daily is for you -- and really, everyone else is invited too. Read on for all our news highlights from the last 24 hours, including Dyson's germ-zapping humidifier,...
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:37pm -
  • newApple's iPhone business soars while the iPad languishes

    Apple's iPhone business soars while the iPad languishes

    Apple just dropped its 4th quarter earnings a few moments ago, revealing that the folks in Cupertino raked in $42.1 billion in revenue and $8.5 billion in pure profit -- more than enough to take care what it might owe in back taxes. More...
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:42pm -
  • newLionsgate and Tribeca are launching a video-streaming service

    Lionsgate and Tribeca are launching a video-streaming service

    There's no doubt that video on demand is about to go through its own gold rush era. From giant TV networks like CBS to wireless providers such as Rogers, it looks as if everyone wants to join the fun before it's too late. Taking note of this, film..…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:19pm -
  • newNetflix's next original series is a collaboration with Canada's Rogers

    Netflix's next original series is a collaboration with Canada's Rogers

    Video-streaming titan Netflix is set to continue its original production efforts with Between, an upcoming six-episode drama series. The story will be produced in partnership with Shomi, a video on-demand service from Canadian wireless carrier...
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:48pm -
  • newPortable cardboard desk keeps you standing while you type

    Portable cardboard desk keeps you standing while you type

    Many will tell you that it's unhealthy to sit in front of your computer for hours at a time, but you can't usually bring a standing desk with you to a remote studio or the park. However, you won't have to make do with chairs and laps now that...
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:16pm -
  • newChinese store makes sure that iPhone 6 Plus fits in your pocket

    Chinese store makes sure that iPhone 6 Plus fits in your pocket

    Let's face it: When it comes to the iPhone 6 Plus, size really does matter....
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 6:43pm -
  • newSkype for Windows Phone lets you share drawings with friends

    Skype for Windows Phone lets you share drawings with friends

    Ever wanted to convey more in a Skype chat than simple text and photos can manage, such as directions to your home? If you're using Windows Phone, you now have a better way to express yourself. Microsoft has posted a new version of Skype for Windows…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 6:11pm -
  • newTractor beams are suddenly a lot more plausible

    Tractor beams are suddenly a lot more plausible

    Tractor beams now have a better shot at crossing from science fiction trope to reality, thanks to scientists at The Australian National University (ANU). They managed to push and pull a 0.2mm sized particle nearly 20cm using a "hollow" laser beam...…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:39pm -
  • newSky Go adds the Channel 5 family and ITVBe to its streaming roster

    Sky Go adds the Channel 5 family and ITVBe to its streaming roster

    If there's one slight criticism to be made of the free Sky Go service -- which lets Sky subscribers stream live TV and on demand content to computers and mobile devices -- it's that you can't access the full selection of channels found on your...
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • newApple's iOS 8.1 update is waiting for you to download it

    Apple's iOS 8.1 update is waiting for you to download it

    Well, it's Monday, and that can only mean one thing: Apple's iOS 8.1 update has finally gone live for your installing pleasure. To recap, the new software -- which is debuting just over a month since iOS 8 first hit -- brings back once-trashed...
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:58pm -
  • newOnePlus One to open up pre-orders soon, but there's a catch

    OnePlus One to open up pre-orders soon, but there's a catch

    The OnePlus One has been sort of an underground hit, namely due to the fact you could only purchase the handset with an invite. Thankfully, if you've had your eyes on it for a while, OnePlus just revealed that its $300 Android smartphone is, more or…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:51pm -
  • newChina allegedly using iCloud to secretly collect user data

    China allegedly using iCloud to secretly collect user data

    Notorious for the constant surveilling and censorship of its people, the Chinese government appears to be at it again -- this time with Apple iOS users. According to a report from GreatFire.org, a website that focuses on privacy matters, China has..…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:18pm -
  • newDropbox's iOS 8 app adds support for Touch ID

    Dropbox's iOS 8 app adds support for Touch ID

    Not to be outdone by Microsoft's recent refresh of OneDrive, Dropbox has now made its iOS app compatible with Apple's fingerprint-scanning technology, Touch ID, as well. You'll need iOS 8 in order for the feature to work, but chances are you're...
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:46pm -
  • newNotti smart light does notifications and wake-up calls with style

    Notti smart light does notifications and wake-up calls with style

    There are already a good handful of options in the smart bulb market, but if you're after something more of a portable mood light with notification feature, then Hong Kong startup Witti may have something for you. The Notti, a project just launched.…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:11pm -

The Verge

  • newWatch a self-driving Audi become 'the fastest autonomous car on the planet'

    Watch a self-driving Audi become 'the fastest autonomous car on the planet'

    Audi put a big exclamation point on its self-driving technology — "piloted driving," as the company calls it — with an adrenaline-filled demonstration in Germany over the weekend. The car in question was a 560-horsepower RS7 rounding the c…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:06pm -
  • new3D-printed gun maker in Japan sentenced to two years in prison

    3D-printed gun maker in Japan sentenced to two years in prison

    A 28-year-old former university employee was sentenced today in Japan to two years in prison for manufacturing plastic 3D-printed firearms in violation of national weapons laws, according to The Japan News. Yoshitomo Imura is said to have cre…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:58pm -
  • newDoes Yosemite have a privacy problem? Not exactly

    Does Yosemite have a privacy problem? Not exactly

    This morning, The Washington Post called out an unexpected privacy concern in Apple's new Yosemite operating system. Apple's Spotlight application, previously used to index material on a user's hard drive, has added a new Suggestions feature th…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:55pm -
  • newSqueezed out: as the iPhone gets bigger in size and sales, the iPad keeps slumping

    Squeezed out: as the iPhone gets bigger in size and sales, the iPad keeps slumping

    Apple had a major event last week, and it unveiled new versions of its iPad. Normally the world goes crazy when Apple debuts a device, but the reaction to these iPads was decidedly muted. They were thinner and had more horsepower, sharper scree…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:05pm -
  • newApple Q4 2014 earnings: revenue surges on huge iPhone 6 sales

    Apple Q4 2014 earnings: revenue surges on huge iPhone 6 sales

    Apple, once the darling of Wall Street with a ballooning stock price, has disappointed investors in recent quarters with slowdown on its growth. But this quarter, it surprised with a blowout, posting earnings of $8.5 billion on revenue of $42.…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:41pm -
  • new'Dead Rising' film has its lead: former 'Daily Show' war correspondent Rob Riggle

    'Dead Rising' film has its lead: former 'Daily Show' war correspondent Rob Riggle

    Comedian Rob Riggle is probably best known for his work as a Daily Show correspondent through 2008, as well as his various film and TV cameos (21 Jump Street, The Other Guys, NTSF:SD:SUV). And now he's playing lead for the upcoming video game a…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:01pm -
  • newIndie-rock trio Sleater-Kinney are back and as great as ever

    Indie-rock trio Sleater-Kinney are back and as great as ever

    At this point, Carrie Brownstein is probably best known as a comedian, she being half of the wildly successful Portlandia duo. But prior to Portlandia, Brownstein rocked out hard in the band Sleater-Kinney, a trio of women who released seven in…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:32pm -

The Next Web




GizmodoUK (YouTube)

Gizmodo UK Cuts a Bratwurst With the World's Thinnest Keyboard
Will CSR's keyboard be able to cut through a meaty German bratwurst? Kat from Gizmodo UK tries her best, while the company spokesperson is out of the room.
- 6 Sep 13, 1:02pm -
Smoko Flavoured Electronic Cigarettes - The Taste Test
Hands-on /Mouth-on with Smoko's range of Electronic Cigarettes
- 8 Aug 13, 1:23pm -
Q-Sight Helmet Mounted Display System
A quick introduction to BAE Systems' Q-Sight Display
- 30 May 13, 1:20pm -
BAE - Striker Helmet Demonstration
An explanation of the Sriker helmet-mounted display system, as fitted on the Eurofighter Typhoon.
- 29 May 13, 3:21pm -
BAE Systems Electronic Systems - Factory Tour

- 1 May 13, 11:10am -
Gizmodo UK SodaStream Revolution Review
Gizmodo UK shows how to make fizz with a SodaStream Revolution. Ain't she loud?
- 29 Apr 13, 11:14am -
BAE Forward Island Roll-Out
The forward island of HMS Queen Elizabeth leaves the build yard in Portsmouth, ready to make her way to the mothership in Scotland. Video courtesy BAE Systems.
- 19 Feb 13, 2:21pm -
Nokia and Deadmau5 rip up London for 2012's lightshow
Nokia and Deadmau5 teamed up for a second year of lighting up London, this time storming London's Union Street.
- 29 Nov 12, 11:44am -

MacRumors

TechRadar

  • newReview: UPDATED: iOS 8

    Review: UPDATED: iOS 8

    Introduction, design and messagesUpdate: iOS 8.1 is available to download. Our iOS 8 review reflects the bug fixes that solve many of the launch problems.There's a lot more to iOS 8 than meets the iPhone. Sure, it doesn't usher in a dramatic new look…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:14am -
  • newFive ways to save BlackBerry for business users

    Five ways to save BlackBerry for business users

    BlackBerry as a brand and a company is starting to make a slight rebound. According to recent reports, the company is not haemorrhaging quite as much money, the stock is up a little, and a new CEO seems to have a few worthwhile ideas. But how can the…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • newUpdated: Best tablet 2014: Our top 10 ranking

    Updated: Best tablet 2014: Our top 10 ranking

    Best tablets: 10-6What's the best tablet for 2014? Today's latest tablets compared and rated - constantly updatedTablets are taking the world by storm. Just a few years ago they were an unknown for many people, but nowadays you've got more choice tha…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:30am -
  • newSkype just got an exclusive feature on Windows Phone

    Skype just got an exclusive feature on Windows Phone

    While many apps - including Microsoft's own OneDrive and Skype itself - are getting updated with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus support, Microsoft has granted the Windows Phone version of Skype an exclusive feature.Skype for Windows Phone is now the only…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:49am -
  • newZTE sharpening its portfolio with the Blade Vec in Australia

    ZTE sharpening its portfolio with the Blade Vec in Australia

    After years of OEM products for Telstra and Optus, ZTE initially tried to crack the Aussie market with its own device, the ZTE V969, back in May.That lineup is getting expanded in the lead up to Christmas, with the company announcing it will be launc…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:33am -
  • newSamsung's massive Galaxy Mega 2 hits the US on AT&T this week

    Samsung's massive Galaxy Mega 2 hits the US on AT&T this week

    The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 was revealed unceremoniously in August, when it spontaneously went on sale in Malaysia and Thailand.Now the Samsung phablet that isn't the Galaxy Note 4 is launching in the US this week through AT&T.The Galaxy Mega 2 will ar…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:23pm -
  • newApple boasts of record earnings in fourth quarter report

    Apple boasts of record earnings in fourth quarter report

    Apple has divulged its fourth quarter 2014 financials, revealing what the iPhone maker calls "record September quarter revenue and earnings."The company posted total revenue of $42.1 billion (about £26b, AU$47.9b) for the quarter that ended Septembe…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:07pm -
  • newDropbox is the latest app to gain Touch ID on iPhone 6

    Dropbox is the latest app to gain Touch ID on iPhone 6

    Dropbox had a rough first date with iOS 8, but it looks like it's smoothed things over - and added an important new security feature.The cloud storage service is the latest to gain TouchID support in its iOS app's most recent update.Like other recent…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:15pm -
  • newIn Depth: Microsoft's Azure enhancements will resonate much louder than another price reduction

    In Depth: Microsoft's Azure enhancements will resonate much louder than another price reduction

    Amazon, Google and Microsoft have fiercely battled one another to be the cloud storage provider of choice for enterprises. The competition has forced the three tech behemoths to dramatically reduce prices, most notably Google's latest 10% reduction,…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:08pm -
  • newUpdated: Surface 3: what we want to see

    Updated: Surface 3: what we want to see

    What do we want to see on the Surface 3? Many of the qualities we would expect from a new Surface tablet - namely slimmer dimensions, a lighter chassis and longer battery life - arrived on Microsoft's capable Surface Pro 3, making it a little harder…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:06pm -
  • newAndroid Lollipop's Gmail app might handle non-Google emails too

    Android Lollipop's Gmail app might handle non-Google emails too

    Android Lollipop is the biggest Android update in a very long time, and it brings with it a bevy of welcome changes, large and small.But one of the best might be something that Google hasn't even officially mentioned yet: much greater flexibility for…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:50pm -
  • newUpdated: iPad Pro release date, news and rumors

    Updated: iPad Pro release date, news and rumors

    Release date, rumors and designUpdate: Bloomberg claims to have concrete information from unnamed sources on when the iPad Pro will release. More details below.With Apple's thinner, lighter iPad Air (and now iPad Air 2) and Retina display-equipped iP…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:50pm -
  • newUpdated: Surface Mini release date, news and rumors

    Updated: Surface Mini release date, news and rumors

    Introduction and release dateDoes Microsoft have a Surface Mini in the works? If so, it's certainly living up to its name as after all the hype, rumors and guesswork, the company's elusive smaller slate is still nowhere to be found.That said, we woul…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:32pm -
  • newNadella: Women paid equally at Microsoft, but there's work to be done

    Nadella: Women paid equally at Microsoft, but there's work to be done

    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella found himself in boiling water last week when he suggested women shouldn't ask for raises and instead trust in karma that equal pay would come their way. He's spent the subsequent days trying to make amends for his remarks…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:19pm -
  • newApple might actually slash Beats Music subscription price in half

    Apple might actually slash Beats Music subscription price in half

    We've heard already that Apple wants to slash the price of a Beats Music subscription, but we hadn't heard by how much until now.Apparently the iPhone maker wants to cut Beats Music subscription prices in half, charging $5 a month for streaming music…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:36pm -
  • newNew Azure VMs and Marketplace lead Microsoft's push for the cloud

    New Azure VMs and Marketplace lead Microsoft's push for the cloud

    Microsoft hit hard at competitors like Amazon and Google with a slew of announcements centered on enterprise and the cloud during an event in San Francisco today.CEO Satya Nadella and Executive VP, Cloud and Enterprise Scott Guthrie were on hand to d…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
  • newReview: Updated: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

    Review: Updated: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

    Introduction and key featuresUpdate October 20, 2014: If you're considering either the 8.4 or 10.5 Samsung Galaxy Tab S, it's worth noting that the Nexus 9 is now available for preorder. If you can wait about two weeks, it will ship and become availa…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 6:48pm -
  • newiOS 8.1 is available for download now

    iOS 8.1 is available for download now

    iOS 8.1 is available for download now, and it's packed with some buzzworthy features.Chief among those additions to the first major iOS 8 update is Apple Pay, which lets you use your phone to make payments at certain ahead-of-the-curve retailers.Appl…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 6:33pm -
  • newIndustry voice: The Apple Watch calls time on shoddy targeting by brands

    Industry voice: The Apple Watch calls time on shoddy targeting by brands

    The comment that 'a smartwatch is a solution in search of a problem' has become something of a cliché in recent months. There's not necessarily anything wrong with that – clichés are profoundly useful to the media, which gets almost unbelievable…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • newFrom October 27 everyone will be able to buy a OnePlus One

    From October 27 everyone will be able to buy a OnePlus One

    If you've had your eye on the OnePlus One but haven't had an invite letting you order the handset then rejoice! OnePlus is just about to open up pre-orders for everyone.OnePlus originally limited the number of people who could order the handset by se…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:01pm -
  • newCompetition: WIN! A Nest Protect and Thermostat bundle

    Competition: WIN! A Nest Protect and Thermostat bundle

    We've got a fantastic Nest package to give away, which includes two Nest Protect alarms, a Nest Thermostat and a Thermostat stand.The Nest Thermostat connects to your home Wi-Fi and adjusts your home's temperature based on your behaviour, leading to…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:01pm -
  • newBuying Guide: iPad Air 2 release date: where can I get it?

    Buying Guide: iPad Air 2 release date: where can I get it?

    Apple has just announced the iPad Air 2, and it comes with a number of improvements over last year's iPad Air. It's got a new A8X chip that's been created by Apple specially for the tablet, granting the iPad Air 2 40% faster CPU performance, with 2.5…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:57pm -
  • newIndustry voice: Apple Pay vs PayPal: the mobile payments sector is at a crossroads

    Industry voice: Apple Pay vs PayPal: the mobile payments sector is at a crossroads

    Like double decker buses, two game changing announcements have arrived simultaneously to shake the future of the mobile payments industry. With eBay's decision to spin off its payments business PayPal arriving on top of Apple's unveiling and rolling…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:40pm -
  • newBuying Guide: iPad mini 3 release date: where can I get it?

    Buying Guide: iPad mini 3 release date: where can I get it?

    Apple has unveiled the new iPad mini 3, and though not much has changed from last year's iPad mini 2, if you've yet to take the plunge with Apple's smaller tablet now could be the perfect time.The iPad mini 3 comes with a 7.9-inch Retina Display with…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:15pm -
  • newBat-mobile: Channel 5 and more join the Sky Go lineup

    Bat-mobile: Channel 5 and more join the Sky Go lineup

    Sky's mobile TV service, Sky Go, has just been given another dollop of channels to its growing lineup.Channel 5, 5*, 5 USA, ITVBe and British Eurosport 2 are now available for users, bringing the total of live channels up to 70. That's especially goo…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 2:53pm -

TechMeme

Mashable

iMac with Retina 5K Display Hands On | Mashable
Apple unveiled the new iMac with Retina Display at its recent keynote. Take a look up close at the 5K display with Mashable's Lance Ulanoff.http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/mashable.videoFOLLOW us on TWITTER: http:/…
- 4 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 10:14pm -
Apple Pay Hands On | Mashable
Here's a quick tour of how Apple Pay works at the unveiling of the new iPads.http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/mashable.videoFOLLOW us on TWITTER: http://twitter.com/mashablevideoFOLLOW us on TUMBLR: http://mashable…
- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 9:34pm -
iPad Air 2 Hands On | Mashable
It's super-thin, with a laminated screen that shows high-quality photos and videos. Mashable's Lance Ulanoff takes a first look.http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/mashable.videoFOLLOW us on TWITTER: http://twitter.com…
- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 9:24pm -
Apple iPad Air 2 Keynote in 80 Seconds | Mashable
Everything you need to know: http://mashable.com/2014/10/16/ipad-air-2-recapiPad Air 2: http://mashable.com/2014/10/16/apple-ipad-air-2-revealed/iPad mini 3: http://mashable.com/2014/10/16/apple-reveals-ipad-mini-3/Retina 5K iMac: http://mashable…
- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 8:38pm -
The FBI Director vs. Privacy | Mashable
FBI Director James Comey spoke out earlier today against encrypted communication. In a 23-minute speech, the director specifically targeted Apple and Google for enabling encryption by default. Here is a condensed version of his speech. Read more ab…
- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 8:34pm -
Crumbs Bakery Reopens With This Weird New Baissant | Mashable
Crumbs Bake Shop introduced the baissant - the latest breakfast hodgepodge to hit the streets of New York City - at the reopening of it's Broadway and 37th St. location on Oct. 14. This comes on the heals of Crumbs' July bankruptcy, after which CNBC…
- 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 8:25pm -
What to Expect from Apple's iPad Event (Snapchat Version!) | Mashable
http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/mashable.videoFOLLOW us on TWITTER: http://twitter.com/mashablevideoFOLLOW us on TUMBLR: http://mashable.tumblr.comFOLLOW our INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/mashableJOIN our circle…
- 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 5:43pm -
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Unboxing | Mashable
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comes in a box, but you won't believe what happens when it comes out of it. I mean, maybe you will, but watch this anyway.http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/mashable.videoFOLLOW us on TWITTER…
- 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Review | Mashable
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is the first Quad HD smartphone from Samsung. It has a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 — the highest you can get in smartphones today. Full review here: http://on.mash.to/1rcXtwHAlthough the Galaxy S5 is Samsung's flagship p…
- 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' With RiffTrax | Mashable
The 1966 Peanuts Halloween classic probably gives you the warm fuzzies every year, but it's not exactly LOL.We've remedied this by teaming up with RiffTrax (the writers and performers of "Mystery Science Theater 3000") to turn up the sarcasm on thi…
- 7 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 7:46pm -
Mexico Protests Erupt Over Missing Students | Mashable
43 students have been missing from the southern Mexican city of Iguala since September 26. Now students around Mexico are protesting the government’s inaction in finding their missing peers.http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://face…
- 7 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 7:02pm -
Did Burger King Rip Off 'Billy on the Street'? | Mashable
Comedian Billy Eichner of Funny or Die called out Burger King for allegedly stealing his act in its new ad for chicken nuggets. Here's a side-by-side comparison. Is it a ripoff or not?http://www.mashable.comLIKE us on FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com…
- 8 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 3:33pm -

IntoMobile

  • newMonday Deals – 10/20: HP Omni 10 64GB Windows 8.1 Tablet just $299 with Free Shipping

    Monday Deals – 10/20: HP Omni 10 64GB Windows 8.1 Tablet just $299 with Free Shipping

    It’s Monday and you know what that means: time to save some money! We’ve got some awesome handpicked deals on tablets, smartphones and more below. Check them out and begin saving today! Out Favable deal of the day is the HP Omni 10 64GB 10.1 inch…
    - 10 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:50pm -
  • newMotorola Droid Turbo Press Render Leaks

    Motorola Droid Turbo Press Render Leaks

    We’ve got a nice look at one of Motorola’s upcoming Droids, thanks to @evleaks, and damn if it isn’t looking good. The new device is known as the Droid Turbo, supposedly because of the inclusion of rapid charging. Verizon could unveil the new D…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:30pm -
  • newAT&T Moto X (2014) Review: A Very Familiar Beast

    AT&T Moto X (2014) Review: A Very Familiar Beast

    Motorola has been going through quite the change over the past few years, transitioning from producing high-end handsets to taking a more modest approach. 2013’s Moto X was the beginning of something new for Motorola Mobility; finding a balance bet…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 1:14pm -
  • newNokia Lumia 830 Now Available in Canada from Fido for $80 with Contract

    Nokia Lumia 830 Now Available in Canada from Fido for $80 with Contract

    The Lumia 830 has landed in Canada on carrier Fido. The Lumia 830 can be purchased for $80 with a Tab24 Smart Plan, and $200 with a Tab24 payment plan with a standard plan. If you want the Lumia 820 with no contract that’ll run you $400. The Lumia…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 1:08pm -
  • Sony Xperia Z4 specs leak: 5.5″ QHD screen, Snapdragon 810, 4GB RAM, new camera and more

    Sony Xperia Z4 specs leak: 5.5″ QHD screen, Snapdragon 810, 4GB RAM, new camera and more

    Another day, another Sony Xperia Z4 rumor. This time round, we (think we) have the entire specs sheet to share. According to PhoneArena’s tipster, the Japanese company’s next flagship will be one of the best phones at the time of its launch. Or e…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:42am -
  • Sprint’s HTC One M7 gets a bug-fixing update

    Sprint’s HTC One M7 gets a bug-fixing update

    HTC and Sprint have started rolling out software update for the last year’s HTC One M7, AndroidPolice is reporting. While the new firmware, version 5.05.651.2, is described as a minor update that includes “Google security fixes,” we can’t hel…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:21am -
  • Pant pockets too small to carry the iPhone 6 Plus? These two carriers will enlarge them for you

    Pant pockets too small to carry the iPhone 6 Plus? These two carriers will enlarge them for you

    In a remarkable PR stunt, we have two mobile operators offering complementary pant pocket enlargement service to the future iPhone 6 Plus owners. One of them is China Unicom which managed to make its campaign go viral, with Weibo users sharing the im…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:06am -

Wired

  • newNew Dr. Who Game Teaches Kids to Code

    New Dr. Who Game Teaches Kids to Code

    The Doctor Who is facing a new challenge: teaching your nine-year-old how to code. No, it may not be as daunting as a Cybermen invasion. But for you kid, it could be as fun as it is educational. On Wednesday, the BBC will launch a game called “The…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 3:00am -
  • newAs Online Viewing Soars, Internet TV Will Soon Be the Only TV

    As Online Viewing Soars, Internet TV Will Soon Be the Only TV

    More people are watching TV online than ever—a lot more. Viewers may not be cutting the cable cord altogether, but growth in the number who want to watch TV over a different set of pipes is surging, according to a new report from Adobe. If anyone w…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:00am -
  • newIBM Stock Plummets as Company Abandons Chip Business

    IBM Stock Plummets as Company Abandons Chip Business

    IBM’s stock price is on the decline, after the company agreed to pay GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take on its ailing chipmaking business and abandoned its controversial “2015 Roadmap” to deliver $20 earnings per share by next year. News of t…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:58pm -
  • newMicrosoft Offers Cloud Device to Battle Google and Amazon

    Microsoft Offers Cloud Device to Battle Google and Amazon

    Microsoft will soon offer a hardware appliance that will let businesses run something akin to its Azure cloud computing service inside their own data centers. At a press event in San Francisco on Monday, Scott Guthrie, who oversees Microsoft’s clou…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:08pm -
  • newHow to Stop Apple From Snooping on Your OS X Yosemite Searches

    How to Stop Apple From Snooping on Your OS X Yosemite Searches

    Apple's latest operating system OS X Yosemite pushes the limits of data collection tolerance: its desktop search tool Spotlight uploads your search terms in real time to Apple's remote servers, by default. Fortunately for Apple's angry users, however…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 6:26pm -
  • newHow the Amazon Fire Phone Could Transform Customer Service

    How the Amazon Fire Phone Could Transform Customer Service

    Amazon, ever the customer-centric company, recently released its first smartphone, the Amazon Fire Phone. With it, the world’s largest online retailer and creator of the highly successful Kindle e-readers and tablets, took on the challenge to redef…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:32pm -
  • newAlgorithms: The Next Wearable Tech Frontier

    Algorithms: The Next Wearable Tech Frontier

    Ask any tech-minded individual to name the biggest industry trend right now, and you’re sure to hear wearables more than a few times. Two years ago, wearables were still a relatively unknown device category, but today you’d be hard pressed to fin…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:32pm -
  • newAre Digital Magazines Dead?

    Are Digital Magazines Dead?

    When pondering the future of digital magazines, the “I’m not dead yet” scene in Monty Python and the Holy Grail may come to mind. Is the digital magazine industry ready to be carted off with the rest of the dead? Gregg Hano, CEO of MAG+, wrote…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:32pm -
  • newApple’s iOS 8.1 Is Out Now: Here’s Everything New

    Apple’s iOS 8.1 Is Out Now: Here’s Everything New

    Apple's iOS 8.1 is out. Here are some of the missing features the company is finally bringing to its mobile platform. The post Apple’s iOS 8.1 Is Out Now: Here’s Everything New appeared first on WIRED.
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:11pm -
  • newA Click Above

    A Click Above

    [HTML1] WIRED Best e-ink screen yet. Auto-brightness control adjusts illumination based on ambient light. Clicky touch-strips speed page-flips. No micro USB cord included—because you have 10 of them floating around your house and bravo, Amazon, for…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • newHey Dubai: A 160 MPH Ambulance May Not Be a Great Idea

    Hey Dubai: A 160 MPH Ambulance May Not Be a Great Idea

    Not only do response times matter way less than we think they do, focusing on getting to those in need at full speed can make things worse. The post Hey Dubai: A 160 MPH Ambulance May Not Be a Great Idea appeared first on WIRED.
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  • newNew Smart Street Corners That Will Act Like a Fitbit for the City

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Engadget

The tech behind Disney's 'Big Hero 6' | Engadget
Get a peek behind the Disney curtain as Engadget speaks with Walt Disney Animation Studio Chief Technology Officer and the directors of 'Big Hero 6'.» Read more here: http://bit.ly/big-hero-6-tech» Subscribe to Engadget now! http://bit.ly/YA7pDV…
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Audi's Self-Driving RS 7
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Old Navy Selfiebration Machine
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- 3 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
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This little eight-by-eight LED block has Bluetooth radio and a battery. When paired with its iOS or Android app, Dotti serves as a pixel art canvas.» Read more here: http://bit.ly/Dottie-LED-pixel-art» Subscribe to Engadget now! http://bit.ly/YA7…
- 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
Apple's iMac with Retina Display | Engadget
We just saw Tim Cook and co. unveil the 27-inch iMac with Retina display, which has basically the same slim design as the last version, except this time it packs a 5K, 5,120 x 2,880 display.» Read more here: http://bit.ly/iMac-first-look» Subscri…
- 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 1:26pm -
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- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 9:53pm -
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact review | Engadget
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- 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 | Engadget
Not only does the latest version, the Galaxy Note 4, come with the snazziest spec sheet on the market, but it also ushers in a fantastic new direction in Samsung's design.» Read more here: http://bit.ly/Galaxy-Note-4-review» Subscribe to Engadget…
- 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 2:15pm -
Marvel's Dancing Groot, Part 2 | Engadget
Marvel has answered the pleas of fans and announced that it's releasing an officially-licensed dancing baby Groot toy to "all major retailers."» Read more here: http://bit.ly/dancing-groot-toy» Subscribe to Engadget now! http://bit.ly/YA7pDVEng…
- 8 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 9:40pm -
Marvel's Dancing Groot, Part 1 | Engadget
Marvel has answered the pleas of fans and announced that it's releasing an officially-licensed dancing baby Groot toy to "all major retailers."» Read more here: http://bit.ly/dancing-groot-toy» Subscribe to Engadget now! http://bit.ly/YA7pDVEng…
- 8 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 9:40pm -
Riding Honda's new electric chair | Engadget
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- 9 days ago, 12 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
#WEIRDED - Episode 2 | Engadget
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Gorilla Glass 2
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OneNote Share Extension for iOS 8
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