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Industry News

  • new5 things: House bill would prevent mandatory GMO labeling
    WASHINGTON (AP) — States could no longer require labels on genetically modified foods under legislation the House is considering.
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jul 15, 8:04am -
  • newTsinghua Holdings chief says still in Micron talks, hopeful on deal
    By Michael Gold TAIPEI (Reuters) - China's Tsinghua Holdings is still discussing a potential deal to buy U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc and hopes it could eventually go through, the state-backed investment company's chairman told Reuters on Th…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 5:34am -
  • newUber growth unhampered in surprise deal with NYC
    NEW YORK (AP) — Uber cars can continue to be a growing presence on the streets of New York City now that an agreement has been reached between the ride-hailing company and the city.
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 5:33am -
  • newNew crew arrives at space station after two-month delay
    By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) - A Russian Soyuz capsule carrying three new crew for the International Space Station arrived at the orbital outpost on Wednesday after a two-month launch delay, a NASA TV broadcast showed. Veteran Russia…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 3:58am -
  • newNYC strikes Uber deal: No cap on company during study
    New York City and Uber struck an eleventh-hour deal that backs off, for now, placing a cap on the number of cars the ride-hailing company can have on the streets of the nation's largest city. Mayor Bill ...
    - 9 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 12:08am -
  • newQualcomm slashes jobs and costs, says may split itself up
    Qualcomm shares fell 1.8 percent to $63.05 in after-market trading on Wednesday. The move comes after hedge fund Jana Partners called for Qualcomm to spin off its chip business from its highly profitable patent-licensing income, among other changes…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 11:51pm -
  • newNew York City postpones vote on Uber cap, plans study on traffic impact
    By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio postponed a vote on a controversial proposal to cap Uber's growth in the city, announcing new plans on Wednesday to study the impact of the car service app on traffic. Uber has drawn…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:51pm -
  • newDefense Department chooses Rochester for photonics center
    The Department of Defense has picked Rochester as the location for a sought-after manufacturing hub focused on the field of integrated photonics, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said Wednesday, ahead of an official ...
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:49pm -
  • newLG Display to spend $908 million for new plastic OLED plant
    South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd said on Thursday that it will invest 1.05 trillion won ($908 million) to build a new local plastic organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display production plant, ramping up spending for the next-generation technology.…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:48pm -
  • newUSDA: Bird flu vaccine works on chickens; testing on turkeys
    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Scientists have developed a vaccine strain that has tested 100 percent effective in protecting chickens from bird flu and testing is underway to see if it also protects turkeys, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told th…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:32pm -
  • newFrench MPs vote to halve energy use, slash nuclear dependence
    French lawmakers adopted a new law on Wednesday that will halve the country's energy consumption by 2050 and slash its reliance on nuclear energy.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 6:06pm -
  • newFiat Chrysler says it has a software fix to prevent hacking
    DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler said Wednesday that it has a software fix that will prevent future hacking into the Jeep Cherokee and other vehicles.
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 3:38pm -
  • newAP Interview: UN climate chief: Paris to set 50-year agenda
    PARIS (AP) — The December climate change conference in Paris is the last chance for a meaningful agreement that would offer hope for a planet at risk due to greenhouse gases, U.N. climate chief Christiana Figueres said Wednesday.
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 3:36pm -
  • new$5.7 billion wiped off European tech shares after Apple outlook disappoints
    Top European technology stocks shed nearly $6 billion of market value on Wednesday, with suppliers for Apple the top fallers after the tech giant's revenue forecasts fell short of expectations. Apple orders accounted for around 70-75 percent of Dial…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 2:52pm -
  • China air pollution levels fall: Greenpeace
    Air pollution levels in China's cities improved in the first six months of this year, environmental campaign group Greenpeace said Wednesday, but remained far worse than global and domestic standards.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 15, 2:23am -
  • Apple's iPad sales still shrinking, as other segments grow
    Apple makes most of its money from the iPhone, but the California tech giant also disclosed results for other product segments Tuesday. Here's a breakdown: ___ iPHONES Apple sold more than 47.5 million ...
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 15, 12:28am -
  • FCC chairman recommends OK of $48.5B AT&T-DirecTV deal
    The head of the Federal Communications Commission has recommended approving AT&T's $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV. The deal would create the country's largest provider of cable or satellite TV. FCC ...
    - 1 day ago 21 Jul 15, 11:49pm -
  • Apple gives weak forecast, shares fall nearly 7 percent
    BENGALURU/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc shares slumped nearly 7 percent in after-hours trading as its fourth-quarter revenue forecast fell short of estimates and it missed some targets for iPhone sales. The forecast overshadowed Apple's strong…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jul 15, 10:23pm -
  • Security experts hack into moving car and seize control
    By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A pair of veteran cybersecurity researchers have shown they can use the Internet to turn off a car's engine as it drives, sharply escalating the stakes in the debate about the safety of increasingly connected…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 8:24pm -
  • Verizon cuts revenue outlook as price war continues
    Verizon Communications Inc on Tuesday lowered its full-year revenue target as it fends promotions from its competitors. Smaller rivals such as T-Mobile US Inc have stirred up an industry price war, and wireless carriers have been offering heavy prom…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 6:55pm -
  • German car makers close to clinching Nokia maps deal for $2.74-3.29 billion: sources
    By Edward Taylor and Eric Auchard FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's premium car makers are close to a deal to buy Nokia's HERE map business for between 2.5 billion and 3 billion euros ($2.74 billion to $3.29 billion), but a final agreement hing…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 6:07pm -
  • The Space Age Invades Marvel's Cinematic Universe
    Marvel's newest movie may have only an ant-size relation to space, but overall, the Marvel Cinematic Universe's space-based plot points are quickly going galactic. "Ant-Man," which opened in theaters last week, takes a relatively small scale: The fo…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 12:46pm -
  • Exclusive: Micron does not believe deal with Tsinghua is possible - sources
    Micron Technology Inc has told China's Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd that its $23 billion acquisition offer is not realistic because U.S. authorities would block the deal due to national security concerns, according to people familiar with the matter. The B…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 8:30am -
  • Auto industry veteran Doug Betts joins Apple
    (Reuters) - Ex-Chrysler Group executive Doug Betts has joined IPhone-maker Apple Inc , according to the auto industry veteran's LinkedIn profile. Betts' account on the social networking website for professionals said he joined the Cupertino, Califor…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 2:16am -
  • Apple has cash cow in iPhone even as phone industry slows
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Smartphone sales may be slowing for some tech companies, but not for Apple.
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 5:45pm -
  • Toshiba inflated profits by $1.2 billion with top execs' knowledge: investigation
    By Ritsuko Ando TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp overstated its operating profit by 151.8 billion yen ($1.22 billion) over several years in accounting irregularities involving top management, an independent investigation said in a report on Mo…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 3:22pm -
  • Up, up, and away: NZ drone makers target Hollywood
    By Naomi Tajitsu RAGLAN, New Zealand (Reuters) - Deep in New Zealand's dairying heartland, drone maker Aeronavics tests aircraft designed to corner the fast-growing emerging market for unmanned aerial vehicles in the film and television business. Th…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 9:45am -
  • Ripping Movies For Personal Use Is Illegal Again In The UK
    The new ruling means that it is illegal to rip the files from a CD that has been paid for in order to copy the music to a user’s digital music library
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 8:59am -
  • WTO negotiators agree tariff cuts on more IT products
    World trade negotiators seeking to eliminate tariffs on information technology (IT) products agreed over the weekend to expand the list of items covered. Participants said the 54 nations had struck a tentative deal to expand to about 200 the IT prod…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 2:49am -
  • Alibaba, Unilever announce partnership to reach Chinese consumers
    Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd announced on Sunday that it had signed a strategic partnership agreement with Unilever NV to help the consumer products group reach more Chinese shoppers. The British-Dutch maker of Dove soap, Lip…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 2:06am -
  • China central bank issues guidelines on internet finance development
    China's central bank on Saturday issued guidelines promoting the development of internet finance, saying it would support "qualified" financial institutions to set up platforms for online banking, insurance and securities businesses. It added it woul…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 15, 4:16am -
  • Online gambling firm 888 wins $1.4 billion battle for Bwin.party
    By Neil Maidment LONDON (Reuters) - Online casino and poker firm 888 won the battle for larger rival Bwin.party Digital Entertainment on Friday, clinching a cash and stock deal worth almost 900 million pounds ($1.4 billion). 888, which itself rejecte…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 9:17pm -
  • Uber vs. de Blasio in fight over access to NYC streets
    NEW YORK (AP) — A dispute is simmering between the ride-booking service Uber and Mayor Bill de Blaiso's City Hall, an increasingly pitched disagreement playing out on smartphones, over the airwaves and in the press over a fundamental question: Who…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 8:55pm -
  • Finally, Bacon-Flavored Health Food Has Arrived
    Bacon-flavored seaweed is the new kale. Dulse is usually harvested in the wild, dried out and then sold for up to $90 a pound, according to researchers at the Oregon State University (OSU) Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon, who devel…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 4:40pm -
  • Ericsson profit beats forecast as U.S. sales stabilize
    By Sven Nordenstam and Eric Auchard STOCKHOLM/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Ericsson, the world's No.1 mobile network equipment maker, topped second-quarter sales and profit forecasts and said its mainstay North American business had stabilized after three…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 4:23pm -
  • Accounting probe may pressure Toshiba to write down Westinghouse
    By Ritsuko Ando and Reiji Murai TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp is set to overhaul its management after an investigation into its accounting practices concludes early next week, but a more thorough housecleaning, including a writedown on its Westingh…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 11:05am -
  • United Airlines Rewards Two Hackers A Million Air Miles Each For Spotting Security Flaws
    The two lucky hackers were awarded the top ‘bounty’ offered by United as part of a scheme where it rewards people who privately report online security flaws to them, rather than making them public
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 10:11am -
  • Apple And Samsung Join The Fight To Scrap SIM Cards
    According to The Financial Times, both of the tech brands are in discussions to develop a new electronic SIM that could be easily switched between different mobile phone companies
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 9:26am -
  • Europe divided along former Iron Curtain over nuclear power
    TEMELIN NUCLEAR PLANT, Czech Republic (AP) — A quarter-century after the collapse of communism, Central Europe faces a new divide: irreconcilable visions of nuclear power that pit nations once on the opposite sides of the Iron Curtain against one…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 15, 9:18am -
  • Correction: Thriving Netflix story
    In a story July 15 about Netflix's rapid subscriber growth, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the company executed a seven-for-one stock split last week. The first day of post-split trading ...
    - 7 days ago 16 Jul 15, 7:36pm -

Technology

  • newWal-Mart buys out China e-commerce firm Yihaodian in online push
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc has taken full ownership of Chinese e-commerce firm Yihaodian.com, buying out the 49 percent stake that it did not already own to accelerate its push online, the U.S. retail giant said on Thursday. The investment will help Wal-Ma…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 5:13am -
  • newOracle seeks permission to update copyright lawsuit against Google
    (Reuters) - Oracle Corp has asked a U.S. judge for permission to update its copyright lawsuit against Google Inc to include the Android operating system's current market dominance. The move by Oracle is its first since the U.S. Supreme Court allowed…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 3:57am -
  • newAfter 2 deaths, Ikea warns of risks with 27M dressers
    NEW YORK (AP) — A year after Ikea chests tipped over and fatally injured two boys, the Swedish furniture giant and safety regulators say consumers should keep the furniture — 27 million chests and dressers — away from children unless the produ…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 2:57am -
  • newSan Francisco-based Twitter says fraternity house-themed party 'in poor taste'
    By Curtis Skinner SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc said on Wednesday a fraternity house-themed party thrown by its employees, which was criticized as representing a male-dominated culture in Silicon Valley, was "in poor taste." A Twitter spokes…
    - 8 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 1:14am -
  • newNYC strikes Uber deal: No cap on company during study
    New York City and Uber struck an eleventh-hour deal that backs off, for now, placing a cap on the number of cars the ride-hailing company can have on the streets of the nation's largest city. Mayor Bill ...
    - 9 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 12:08am -
  • newYouTube hires former MTV executive to create original content
    (Reuters) - YouTube said on Wednesday it hired former MTV executive Susanne Daniels to join its division that works toward creating original online series. Daniels will manage the YouTube Originals development pipeline and oversee production, the vi…
    - 9 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 12:04am -
  • newSenator urges probe of Apple's music streaming practices
    By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. senator wants two federal agencies to investigate whether Apple Inc is breaking antitrust law in how it treats music services that compete with the streaming service it launched in June. Democratic Senato…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 11:16pm -
  • newNew York City postpones vote on Uber cap, plans study on traffic impact
    By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio postponed a vote on a controversial proposal to cap Uber's growth in the city, announcing new plans on Wednesday to study the impact of the car service app on traffic. Uber has drawn…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:51pm -
  • newLG Display to spend $908 million for new plastic OLED plant
    South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd said on Thursday that it will invest 1.05 trillion won ($908 million) to build a new local plastic organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display production plant, ramping up spending for the next-generation technology.…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:48pm -
  • newAnalysts as upbeat as ever on Apple; Investors not so much
    Analysts, for the most part, remain as upbeat as ever on Apple Inc after investors knocked more than $65 billion off the company's market value in initial reaction to the company's quarterly results on Tuesday. Only one of 20 brokerages that issued…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 8:20pm -
  • newMicrosoft's hardware strategy under scrutiny after record loss
    Sales of Microsoft Corp's Surface tablets and Xbox gaming consoles are soaring. "Unless Microsoft can get to hardware break-even within two years or demonstrate sufficient offsetting value elsewhere in the portfolio, we think the company should exit…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 6:42pm -
  • newRoboCup 2015: Australian team crowned robot football world champions at competition in China
    An Australian university team has been crowned robot world cup champions at the 19th RoboCup games in China after their team of automatons battled its way to glory on the football field. The world's largest robot-focused competition saw 300 teams fr…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 5:16pm -
  • newRhapsody tops 3 million paying music subscribers globally
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rhapsody International, the operator of the Rhapsody and Napster streaming music services, says it has surpassed 3 million paying subscribers globally as more consumers realize the benefits of offline listening.
    - 17 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 4:44pm -
  • newTower Bridge: Two-tonne replica of famous London landmark made using 83,000 recycled batteries
    A two-tonne replica of Tower Bridge made out of 83,000 recycled batteries has gone on display in London. TV presenter and tech expert Pollyanna Woodward, who was speaking at the event, explained how the replica was created. Woodward also claimed tha…
    - 17 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 4:38pm -
  • newEven Apple loyalists taking their time on Apple Watch
    NEW YORK (AP) — For all those who hailed the iPhone as the "Jesus Phone" in 2007, the Apple Watch's arrival has hardly been the second coming.
    - 17 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 3:58pm -
  • newBetting on blockchain: firms seek fortune in bitcoin's plumbing
    By Jemima Kelly LONDON (Reuters) - A year ago, bitcoin was widely dismissed as little more than a way for drug-dealers and terrorists to move money around anonymously. Now, some of the world's biggest banks and companies are buying into the technolo…
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 3:17pm -
  • new$5.7 billion wiped off European tech shares after Apple outlook disappoints
    Top European technology stocks shed nearly $6 billion of market value on Wednesday, with suppliers for Apple the top fallers after the tech giant's revenue forecasts fell short of expectations. Apple orders accounted for around 70-75 percent of Dial…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 2:52pm -
  • newBlackBerry to buy messaging alerts firm AtHoc to expand software base
    By Euan Rocha TORONTO (Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd said on Wednesday it is buying privately-held AtHoc, a provider of secure, networked crisis communications, as it moves to broaden its software offering and generate revenue from its BBM messaging ser…
    - 21 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 12:06pm -
  • Rocket Internet says portfolio value up 47 percent from IPO
    Germany's Rocket Internet said on Wednesday the last portfolio value (LPV) of its stable of e-commerce investments had risen by 2.3 billion euros ($2.5 billion), or 47 percent, by the end of June from its stock flotation nine months ago. Rocket's LP…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 15, 8:49am -
  • Huawei Technologies' H1 smartphone revenue more than doubles in China
    By Yimou Lee and Gerry Shih HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] more than doubled its China smartphone revenue in the first half of 2015, defying a slowdown in the world's biggest handset market that is enveloping rival…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 15, 8:48am -

Reviews

  • new5 things: House bill would prevent mandatory GMO labeling
    WASHINGTON (AP) — States could no longer require labels on genetically modified foods under legislation the House is considering.
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jul 15, 8:04am -
  • newHealth specialists call for $2 billion global fund for vaccines
    Global health experts called on Wednesday for the creation of a $2 billion vaccine development fund to feed a pipeline of potential new shots against priority killer diseases like Ebola, MERS and the West Nile virus. The fund would help bridge the g…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jul 15, 7:58am -
  • newDark matter similar to long-known subatomic particles
    Washington DC, July 23 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new theory which claims that dark matter really acts like subatomic particles, which the has been known to science since the 1930s. Dark matter is the thing keeping galaxies, stars, our sol…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 4:49am -
  • newAfter 2 deaths, Ikea warns of risks with 27M dressers
    NEW YORK (AP) — A year after Ikea chests tipped over and fatally injured two boys, the Swedish furniture giant and safety regulators say consumers should keep the furniture — 27 million chests and dressers — away from children unless the produ…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 2:57am -
  • newLeaders agree to consider changes to online GST threshold
    Federal and state government leaders have finally agreed that it may be time to begin collecting GST on online purchases valued below the current AU$1,000 threshold.
    - 7 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 1:56am -

Space Exploration

  • newNew crew arrives at space station after two-month delay
    By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) - A Russian Soyuz capsule carrying three new crew for the International Space Station arrived at the orbital outpost on Wednesday after a two-month launch delay, a NASA TV broadcast showed. Veteran Russia…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 3:58am -
  • newRussian capsule docks with International Space Station
    BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz space capsule carrying a Russian, an American and a Japanese docked smoothly Thursday with the International Space Station.
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 3:14am -
  • newRussia Launches New Space Station Crew After 2-Month Delay
    Three astronauts arrived at the International Space Station today (July 22), kicking off an orbital trek that was delayed nearly two months by an unmanned cargo-mission failure. "Stage separation went well, everything went fine," Kononenko radioed i…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:01pm -
  • newTale of Two Patches: Soyuz Crew Launching to Station Pays Tribute to Apollo
    What is blue, gold and silver and links the final manned mission to launch to the moon with the next crew lifting off for the International Space Station today (July 22)? The emblem, which represents the 43rd crew to launch on a Russian Soyuz spacec…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 6:30pm -
  • newAP Interview: UN climate chief: Paris to set 50-year agenda
    PARIS (AP) — The December climate change conference in Paris is the last chance for a meaningful agreement that would offer hope for a planet at risk due to greenhouse gases, U.N. climate chief Christiana Figueres said Wednesday.
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 3:36pm -
  • newThis Lopsided Ancient Galaxy Is the 1st View of Early Galactic Assembly
    The image was captured by the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), a giant radio telescope in Chile consisting of 66 radio antennas, most 40 feet (12 meters) in diameter. "This is the most distant detection ever of this kind of emiss…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 1:47pm -
  • newClaudia Alexander, Beloved NASA Project Scientist, Dies at 56
    Claudia Alexander, a beloved NASA project scientist who spearheaded NASA's side of the European Rosetta comet mission and the Galileo mission to Jupiter, has died at age 56. Alexander died after a 10-year battle with breast cancer, according to a NA…
    - 21 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 12:02pm -
  • newAstronauts Launching to Space Station Today: Watch Live
    Three new crewmembers will finally launch toward the International Space Station today (July 22) after a two-month delay, and you can watch the liftoff live. You can watch the launch live on Space.com beginning at 4 p.m. EDT (2000 GMT), courtesy of…
    - 21 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 12:02pm -
  • Japan space scientists hunting for new asteroid name
    Japanese space scientists are on the hunt for a new name for an asteroid that may contain the secret of life, with a public competition beginning Wednesday.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 15, 9:02am -
  • Second Mountain Range Rises from Pluto's 'Heart' (Photo)
    Pluto has a big heart — big enough to accommodate at least two sets of mountains, a new photo from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft reveals. New Horizons has spotted a second mountain range inside Tombaugh Regio, the 1,200-mile-wide (2,000 kilometer…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jul 15, 11:15pm -
  • New Photos of Pluto Moons Nix and Hydra Show Best Views Yet
    Two of Pluto's small satellites are getting their moment in the sun. Newly released photos captured by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft during its historic Pluto flyby on July 14 reveal intriguing new details about Nix and Hydra, two of the dwarf plan…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 6:38pm -
  • NASA's Pluto Flyby Gets Funky in This Awesome Music Video
    NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto just got funky (with awesome results) in this music video, which blends a healthy dose of science with the tune "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson, featuring Bruno Mars.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 1:25pm -
  • New Method Finds Best Exoplanet Candidates for Telescope Time
    If life exists on planets beyond our solar system, its presence could be obscured by the haze and clouds in the planet's atmosphere. Even next generation telescopes — such as the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) as well as ground-based telescopes…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 12:46pm -
  • US Military Satellite Explosion Caused by Battery-Charger Problem
    The explosion of a 20-year-old military weather satellite earlier this year was likely caused by a failure of the spacecraft's battery-charging system, investigators have concluded. The U.S. Air Force's Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Fligh…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 12:46pm -
  • The Space Age Invades Marvel's Cinematic Universe
    Marvel's newest movie may have only an ant-size relation to space, but overall, the Marvel Cinematic Universe's space-based plot points are quickly going galactic. "Ant-Man," which opened in theaters last week, takes a relatively small scale: The fo…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 15, 12:46pm -
  • SpaceX Rocket Explosion Likely Caused by Faulty Strut, Elon Musk Says
    The disintegration of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket shortly after it launched on a space station resupply mission for NASA last month was most likely caused by a faulty strut inside the booster's upper stage, company CEO and founder Elon Musk said Mond…
    - 2 days ago 20 Jul 15, 10:24pm -
  • Is E.T. Calling? Massive Search Will Scour Cosmos for Intelligent Aliens
    The most far-reaching search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) is now underway: A new $100 million initiative invites the world's top minds to scour the universe for signals from distant planets, scientists announced today (July 20). Yuri Mil…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 9:06pm -
  • Gorgeous NASA Photo Captures Earth from 1 Million Miles Away
    NASA released today (July 20) the first image of the sunlit side of Earth taken by the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) spacecraft from its final science orbit, and the beautiful photo has already made quite an impact. "Just got this new blue…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 7:42pm -
  • After Epic Pluto Flyby, What's Next for NASA's New Horizons?
    NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has completed its highly anticipated close flyby of Pluto, but the probe's work at the outer reaches of the solar system is far from done. New Horizons will operate in three separate "departure phases" that last until…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 4:45pm -
  • Smithsonian Launches Kickstarter to 'Reboot' Neil Armstrong Spacesuit Display
    The Smithsonian launched its first-ever crowdfunding campaign on Monday (July 20) in an effort to preserve, conserve and display the spacesuit that Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong wore while becoming the first man to walk on the moon. The Washing…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 4:45pm -
  • Crowdfunding project aims to save Neil Armstrong's spacesuit
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Air and Space Museum is launching a crowdfunding campaign to conserve the spacesuit Neil Armstrong wore on the moon.
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 4:39pm -
  • Record heat for globe in June: US scientists
    The planet just set another monthly climate record with the hottest June in 135 years, US government scientists said Monday.
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 2:54pm -
  • New Hybrid Robot Has Soft 'Skin' But Hard 'Guts'
    "One wild potential application would be in space — on the moon or Mars or other planets," said study co-lead author Nicholas Bartlett, a roboticist at Harvard University. "These are unpredictable environments, and a soft robot that can bend and a…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 12:59pm -
  • Is a Mini Ice Age Coming? 'Maunder Minimum' Spurs Controversy
    A scientist who claims waning solar activity in the next 15 years will trigger what some are calling a mini ice age has revived talk about the effects of man-made versus natural disruptors to Earth's climate. Valentina Zharkova, a professor of mathem…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 12:52pm -
  • Buzz Aldrin ‘Insurance' From Moon Landing Mission To Fetch £5700 At Auction
    An ‘insurance’ stamp covering Buzz Aldrin for the Apollo 11 moon landing is expected to fetch £5700 ($8900) at auction.
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 15, 11:21am -
  • Rare View of Black Hole Caught in 'Bull's-Eye' Eruption (Video)
    Rings of X-ray light flare and fade around an active black hole in a stunning new set of observations by NASA's Swift space telescope. The bull's-eye structure around the erupting black hole results from the jostling and reflection of X-ray light by…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 15, 1:52pm -
  • Nix Pic Sizes Up Pluto's Middle Child Moon
    The middle child of Pluto's moon family, Nix, has been given its close up by the New Horizons space probe. The first close-up image of Nix snapped by the New Horizons probe seems a little fuzzy compared with the stunning photos of Pluto and Charon,…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 15, 1:52pm -
  • Nix Pix Sizes Up Pluto's Middle Child Moon
    The middle child of Pluto's moon family, Nix, has been given its close up by the New Horizons space probe. The first close-up image of Nix snapped by the New Horizons probe seems a little fuzzy compared with the stunning photos of Pluto and Charon,…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 15, 1:52pm -
  • Complex Cirrus Clouds Seen in 3D from Space
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  • Cosmic Giant Takes on Galactic Dwarf in Adorable Video
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  • 'Beautiful eye candy': Frozen plains in Pluto's heart
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  • Mysterious Ice Plains Spotted on Pluto (Video)
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  • Renowned scientist who helped lead mission to Jupiter dies
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  • Apollo-Soyuz Spawned 1st Handshake in Space by US-Soviet Crews 40 Years Ago
    The Cold War experienced a bit of a thaw 40 years ago today (July 17), thanks to some off-Earth cooperation between the United States and the Soviet Union. The historic Apollo-Soyuz Test Project meetup showed that two different space vehicles could…
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  • NASA Spacecraft Less Than 1 Year from Jupiter
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  • NASA Unveiling New Pluto Flyby Photos Today: How to Watch Live
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History Videos

Iceland Aurora
The Aurora Borealis and the unique scenery of Iceland captured in a mesmerizing way, where the amazing Auroras tell the story. This is a short trailer for our first 30 minute film, which will be available in full HD and 4K resolution, on DVD and d…
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Utila Undersea
Four days of diving off Utila in the Bay Islands of Honduras. We were treated to healthy coral reefs, seahorses, dolphins, squid, moray eels, and vast numbers of fish, all in calm, clear, blue waters. Shot on a Canon S110 in 1080p HD. Photos: st…
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Climax, Kansas Supercells by Stephen Locke
Time lapse cinematography of the structured supercell outbreak near Climax, Kansas on May 10, 2014. License this footage. Contact Stephen Locke stephen.locke1@icloud.com visit tempestgallery.com/ visit stephenlocke.com/ Soundtrack Facing the Truth…
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Sliding Through Holland
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BBC Worldwide

Top Gear: Caravan Crush - Android IOS iPad iPhone App (By BBC Worldwide) Gameplay Review [HD+] #01
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TheGadgetShow

  • Digitsole: The radiator for your shoe!
    Frosty feet whilst commuting and cold toes on the slopes may be a thing of the past thanks to the invention of Digitsole. By now you’ll be familiar with your wrists being decked in the latest technology with smartwatches and the launch of the App…
    - 11 Sep 14, 3:54pm -
  • Samsung UE65H8000 Curved LED HD TV
    Samsung’s here with one of its latest monstrous television sets, the curved 65-inch LCD UE65H8000 TV, which promises top notch image quality and plenty of bang for your wallet-crunching buck. At £2,799, it’s an expensive set – but with 4K on…
    - 11 Sep 14, 3:23pm -
  • Nvidia reveals a HTC Nexus 9 is on the way powered by a K1 chip!
    Rumours of HTC and Google teaming up for the next Nexus tablet have been making the rounds for some time, but now Nvidia has shined some more light on what to expect from the next slate, all thanks to a legal document. Expect to see the HTC Nexus 9…
    - 11 Sep 14, 10:30am -
  • Step aside Google Glass: Samsung Gear Blink offers augmented reality keyboard!
    Not content with unleashing a load of wearables like the recent Gear S smartwatch, Samsung is also working on its own Google Glass rival, and the clever headset could use Tizen to take the fight to Google. It may also pack an augmented reality keyb…
    - 11 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • Surface Pro 3 Review
    Has Microsoft finally cracked the Surface with its third outing? Find out in our review right here…. Watch Surface Pro 3 Review on 5FWD
    - 10 Sep 14, 4:01pm -
  • Motorola Moto 360
    Hello Moto. After years trapped in mobile mediocrity, Motorola is back with a bang, two extremely promising Android smartphones and the sexiest smartwatch yet, the Motorola Moto 360. Like LG and Samsung’s intelligent tickers before it, this timep…
    - 10 Sep 14, 1:34pm -
  • The iPod classic is dead, long live the iPod
    Apple came out with all guns blazing last night, unleashing two new iPhones, Apple Pay and the company’s eagerly anticipated smartwatch, but quietly, the Cupertino giant pulled the plug on one of its most iconic gadgets, the hefty, hard-drive tot…
    - 10 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • iPhone 6 & 6 Plus
    Thinking of picking up one of Apple's new phones? To help you choose which one check them both in action right here…. Watch iPhone 6 & 6 Plus on 5FWD
    - 10 Sep 14, 10:40am -
  • Step aside YotaPhone: e-ink screens coming to a laptop lid near you!
    We loved the idea behind the YotaPhone, which rocks a second e-ink display on the rear of the phone showing off e-books and notifications, and now that same idea is also coming to a laptop near you! Intel showed off a new concept with a second e-in…
    - 10 Sep 14, 10:15am -
  • Apple's iOS 8 update incoming 17 September!
    Apple revealed its fabled smartwatch and a slew of brand new iPhones last night – the iPhone 6 and the gargantuan iPhone 6 Plus – and while you won’t be able to get your hands on one until 19 September, you’ll be able to enjoy the latest an…
    - 10 Sep 14, 9:16am -
  • Apple Watch Trailer
    The Apple Watch is finally official! Watch it in all of its glory right here…. Watch Apple Watch Trailer on 5FWD
    - 9 Sep 14, 7:13pm -
  • Apple Watch official: Everything you need to know!
    Here it is! The Apple Watch we’ve been waiting years for is finally official. Apple boss Tim Cook revealed the new intelligent timepiece live on stage this evening – we’ve got all the details and pictures on the sexiest smartwatch so far rig…
    - 9 Sep 14, 6:00pm -
  • Apple Pay: Get ready to buy next year’s iPhone with this one!
    The rumours of Apple’s plans to come up with a wireless mobile payment system were true, and it’s built into every iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the company has announced. Is this finally the end of the credit card? It might be the end of the bit…
    - 9 Sep 14, 5:48pm -
  • iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus official!
    They’re here! Right on cue, Apple has taken the wraps off the iPhone 6 and the gigantic iPhone 6 Plus live on stage at the Flint Centre. Calling the pair “the biggest advancement in the history of iPhone”, Apple boss T…
    - 9 Sep 14, 5:12pm -
  • Everything you need to build your own Lego drone!
    Drones are brilliant fun, but imagine if you could build your own using the Lego you have left over from childhood! Thanks to a new Kickstarter project, you can do exactly that, with all the instructions you need on offer, and even kits including t…
    - 9 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • inFamous: First Light review
    <!-IMAGE->As one of the PlayStation 4’s biggest exclusives so far, inFamous: Second Son was a key title and an effective demonstration of the console’s next gen power. It should come as no great surprise then to hear that DLC has been relea…
    - 9 Sep 14, 11:00am -
  • Fujifilm has a duo of retro snappers incoming next week!
    While this year’s IFA tech expo is now done and dusted, photography fans will have plenty to get excited about at next week’s huge Photokina imaging fair in Cologne, including a duo of new cameras on the way from Fujifilm! With retro styling, c…
    - 9 Sep 14, 9:50am -
  • TiVo Mega packs in 24TB of storage for 3 years of TV: Costs $5,000!
    Personal video recorders (PVRs) like TiVo are brilliant for TV fans, but it’s all too easy to run out of space once you start backing up plenty of different TV shows and films. That’s unlikely to happen with the insane TiVo Mega, a 24TB beast t…
    - 9 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • Series 20: Episode 1 Teaser
    We're back! On Monday 15th September @ 7pm on Channel 5 it's the first episode of our brand new series. And not only that it's our ten year anniversary special! Do not miss it! Until then watch the teaser right here.....Watch Series 2…
    - 8 Sep 14, 3:47pm -
  • Amazon Fire Phone: Kindle smartphone hits the UK today!
    Right before Apple reveals its latest iPhone to the world, Amazon has announced that its 3D-equipped Amazon Fire Phone is on the way to the UK, and it’ll hit shelves later this month too, exclusively on O2. Best of all, it’s on sale right…now…
    - 8 Sep 14, 3:00pm -
  • Samsung NX Mini Camera
    Compact cameras with large sensors that aim to rival DSLRs when it comes to image quality are nothing new, but now Samsung’s getting in on the market with its tiniest mirrorless camera to date, the truly miniscule and stylish NX Mini. Can it squa…
    - 8 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Snap stylish selfies with the iPhone Selfie Brush!
    File this one under ridiculous gadgets, as we may have one of the weirdest yet! If you’ve ever wished your hair brush would hold your iPhone, your dream has just become a reality. It’s all thanks to the brilliantly wacky Selfie Brush, which hol…
    - 8 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Who needs 4K now? Dell unleashes its ridiculous UltraSharp "5K" 27-inch monitor!
    Ultra high-definition might be the current benchmark for the future of gaming and movies, but Dell’s already not content with 4K. The computing powerhouse has just revealed its latest 27-inch monitor, and it packs in an eye popping resolution of…
    - 8 Sep 14, 10:15am -
  • Last minute leak: The gigantic iPhone 6 Apple doesn't want you to see
    Apple is set to unleash the iPhone 6 tomorrow in two different sizes, but already the handset is looking like one of the most leaked gadgets around. And now we’ve seen the most detailed snaps yet of Apple’s massive new handset – read on to fi…
    - 8 Sep 14, 9:00am -
  • News Round up 06/09/14 - IFA 2014
    We take a look at some of the best tech news stories from the last week – Including all the info from the tech extravaganza at IFA in Berlin!  Watch News Round up 06/09/14 – IFA 2014 on 5FWD
    - 5 Sep 14, 4:10pm -
  • Nook GlowLight
    When you think of ebook readers, you’re likely to think straight away to Amazon’s dominating Kindle range, but there’s more choice than just the online retailer’s wares. Barnes & Noble has been crafting tip-top readers for some time now, an…
    - 5 Sep 14, 2:50pm -
  • Apple iPhone 6, two new Samsung Galaxy Notes, Dyson 360 Eye: Gadget Digest
    The past few days have been some of the most action-packed we’ve seen in 2014, with the IFA 2014 expo kicking off and manufacturers queuing up to unleash some spectacular gadgets on the world! From innovative and unusual phablets, to range-toppin…
    - 5 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Hard-as-nails Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 tablets unleashed!
    On the hunt for a tablet that’s as tough as old boots? Panasonic may have the solution, unleashing the Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 at IFA yesterday, only they’re more phablet sized than full-on tablet! Each one packs a 5-inch display and either An…
    - 5 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • How Moto got its mojo back: Inside Motorola's incredible Chicago HQ
    Everyone remembers the Razr. Motorola’s wafer-thin flip phone was the essence of cool in the mid-2000s, but somewhere along the way, the company lost it mojo. It began pushing out tepid smartphones with out of date software, and all but abandoned…
    - 5 Sep 14, 6:00am -
  • Your move Apple: New Moto X and the even bigger Moto G unleashed!
    All eyes are on IFA right now, with gadget fans eagerly checking out all the new smartphones designed to compete with Apple’s iPhone 6, expected to debut next week. Not to be outdone though, Motorola’s just dropped a bombshell of its own: secon…
    - 5 Sep 14, 6:00am -
  • Samsung Wireless Mobile Streaming Device
    Every tech company under the sun seems to be hyping up the power of remote storage these days, but recent issues with celebrities finding their personal photos leaking from supposedly secure cloud services may well see some sceptics returning to th…
    - 4 Sep 14, 2:30pm -
  • Dyson 360 Eye: Is this the ultimate robotic vacuum?
    Robotic vacuum cleaners have been around for years now, and while they do help out with the cleaning, some of them often miss out on bits and pieces, leaving you to clean up afterwards. That’s why Dyson has spent 16 years researching and developi…
    - 4 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Sphero Ollie: Meet the phone-controlled robot that can unleash tricks!
    You may remember Sphero as the tiny robot ball that can be controlled by your phone, but now it’s about to get a bigger brother known as Ollie that can go even faster, and can bust out all sorts of tricks too! Fancy one of these? Read on for all…
    - 4 Sep 14, 12:30pm -
  • Amazon Fire TV hits the UK from just £49 for Amazon Prime members!
    It’s been a couple of months since the Amazon Fire TV was unleashed on the world, set to rival the likes of the Apple TV and various Roku boxes, but the set-top media streamer hasn’t been able to grab in the UK yet. If you’ve been eagerly awa…
    - 4 Sep 14, 11:12am -
  • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, Sony Xperia Z3, VR headsets, all the tablets and all the smartwatches from IFA 2014!
    The IFA 2014 tech extravaganza kicked off this week, and so far it’s been an absolutely amazing show for gadget lovers. We’ve seen everything from high-end smartphones, phablets and tablets and a new crop of Android Wear smartwatches too: there…
    - 4 Sep 14, 10:18am -
  • Oh yes: The Gadget Show is back on your screens this month!
    The wait is nearly over: The Gadget Show is back on the air later this month, with a new face to boot!Tune in to Channel 5 on Monday 15 September at 7pm and you can catch the team including newcomer and Olympic athlete Amy Williams testing out…
    - 3 Sep 14, 3:55pm -
  • Mad Catz C.T.R.L.R Mobile Gamepad
    Gaming on your phone has never been easier, all thanks to a wide range of controllers now available to pair up with your Android or iPhone blower of choice, with many even slotting around your handset to let you set your high scores on the move. Lo…
    - 3 Sep 14, 1:15pm -
  • Logitech’s portable K480 keyboard lets you type on three different gadgets!
    If you’re anything like us and have gadgets all over the place, have you ever wished you had a keyboard that could work with everything you own? That’s what Logitech is betting on with its brand new K480 keyboard, which can let you tap away on…
    - 3 Sep 14, 10:46am -
  • Super-thin Lenovo Tab S8 Android slate unleashed with an equally slim price tag!
    With the annual IFA tech show about to kick off, get ready for gadgets galore – but Lenovo has opted to announce its latest slate right before the tech extravaganza even gets started. Meet the Lenovo Tab S8, a slim-line slate that packs in a host…
    - 3 Sep 14, 9:30am -
  • Metro Redux Review
    Is this a remaster worthy of next-gen treatment? Watch our review to find out! Watch Metro Redux Review on 5FWD
    - 2 Sep 14, 3:29pm -
  • Look again: Five gadgets that aren't what they seem
    Every now and again we see a gadget that truly stands out like a sore thumb. Something with a design so outrageous that it actually looks like something else! Gadgets like the gaming PC that looks more like a spaceship, or building blocks you can e…
    - 2 Sep 14, 2:30pm -
  • HTC’s next Google Nexus tablet could boast a Surface-style keyboard case!
    Google’s Nexus range should already be close to the top of your list when it comes to affordable Android tablets, proving fast and well-specced, but it looks like the search giant’s next flagship slate could go one step further. HTC is currentl…
    - 2 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Metro: Redux review
    <!-VIDEO->Next-generation gaming is fast becoming the battleground of the remasters, with publishers pushing out past classics with graphical upgrades in an effort to fill the void until the true next-gen games arrive. While it’s easy to be…
    - 2 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Sony Xperia Z3 Compact: iPhone 5c rival leaks out in a rainbow of colours
    It’s just a day until Sony takes the stage at this year’s IFA tech expo, but one of its goodies has already leaked in a major way. The Xperia Z3 Compact has been spotted in all of its multicoloured glory, and it definitely looks like it could g…
    - 2 Sep 14, 10:45am -
  • Add some bling to your living room: Swarovski and LG unleash crystal-covered curved OLED TV!
    Crystals aren’t necessarily the first thing we’d think of when kitting out our ideal TV, but that’s exactly what you’ll get from the new partnership between LG and Swarovski: a curved OLED HD TV that’s clad in sparkly stones. Fancy one of…
    - 2 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • Kogan Agora 4G
    Motorola may have the budget blower throne locked down with its range of well-priced Moto G and Moto E handsets, but that hasn’t stopped other phone makers from stepping up to the plate. Meet the Kogan Agora 4G, the latest budget handset to enter…
    - 1 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Alienware’s new Area-51 gaming rig looks like a UFO!
    We’re used to seeing outlandish gaming rigs, but Alienware’s latest Area-51 PC is truly like nothing else on earth. The bizarrely shaped gaming machine is more UFO than computer, and the latest generation of Intel processors and up to three gra…
    - 1 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Step aside LG and Samsung: Sony Android Wear smartwatch incoming!
    Samsung and LG may have been first out of the blocks when it comes to Android Wear smartwatches, and they’ve got more on the way too, but Sony is following hot on their heels, and it’s set to unleash its own Android Wear-powered smartwatch at t…
    - 1 Sep 14, 10:45am -
  • The iPhone 6 could double up as your mobile wallet!
    The clock is ticking down until Apple’s big event on 9 September when the iPhone 6 will be revealed, and it looks like the Cupertino giant has plenty in store to show off – and it’s not just the fabled iWatch. According to reports from Bloomb…
    - 1 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • AKG Y50 headphones
    When you think of fashion headphones, you’re likely to think straight away to Dr Dre’s mammoth Beats empire – but a pair of those cans come at a hefty price. The Austrian audio boffins at AKG have been hard at work on their latest headphones,…
    - 29 Aug 14, 3:36pm -

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Engadget

  • newScientists want to send wind-powered robots to Jupiter
    An icy moon with hidden oceans would of course require an underwater probe, but what about gas giants with no solid surface to land on or water to swim in? A team of NASA JPL scientists believes the answer lies in robots that can float in the atmosp…
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  • newCanadian city app has a voice assistant powered by Watson
    Watson can beat human Jeopardy players, help people cook, critique their writing -- and apparently, it can even help the citizens of Surrey, British Columbia with their everyday life. Software developer Purple Forge has tapped into the supercomputer…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Jul 15, 7:32am -
  • newStarbucks' Lyft deal has you earning coffee with every ride
    Starbucks isn't done lining up deals with tech-savvy companies -- not by a longshot. The coffee chain has unveiled a partnership with Lyft that will reward just about everyone. As a passenger, you'll earn points (that is, Stars) at Starbucks every t…
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  • newChrome for iOS talks to smart devices through the web
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  • newNext-gen Moto X leaks hint at a big screen and a front flash
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  • newLawsuit claims Sling tricked viewers by introducing ads
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  • new'Hearthstone' expansion is a Grand Tournament with new cards
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  • newApple already took 75 percent of the smartwatch market
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  • newQualcomm 'realignment' includes job cuts and a possible split
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    - 11 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 10:19pm -
  • newNetflix's TV apps get their first major update since 2013
    While Netflix has focused on rolling out more original content to more countries over the last couple of years, we haven't seen as many updates to its software as we used to. Last week the streaming video service said it would start optimizing its m…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 9:49pm -
  • newMicrosoft makes it way easier to report revenge porn
    Revenge porn is disgusting, destructive and getting to be tragically common, so much so that titans of the web have been cooking up ways to deal with it. Microsoft is the latest to join the fray, as it just joined Google in giving victims a way to s…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 9:20pm -
  • newThese are your favorite video game soundtracks
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  • newNew York City halts its plan to slow down Uber
    After battling with not only Uber, but also celebrities and New York Governor Cuomo, the De Blasio administration has shelved plans to cap Uber growth in New York City. At least until after it conducts a four month study on the effect of Uber on tra…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 8:32pm -
  • newThe best of Public Access Vol. 6: Apple Watch edition
    It's unlikely we'll get the real dirt on Apple Watch sales anytime soon, but that hasn't stopped analysts, journalists and basically anyone with a pulse from speculating about the wearable's potential success or failure. In the leadup to Apple's lat…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 8:00pm -
  • newWatch this: The Soyuz rocket launch (update: launch successful)
    A Soyuz spacecraft carrying three astronauts -- Kjell Lindgren of NASA, Oleg Kononenko of the Russian Federal Space Agency and Kimiya Yui of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency -- launches out of Kazakhstan today at about 5PM ET, but you can watc…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 7:40pm -
  • newT-Mobile delivers iMessage-style texting, starting with Samsung phones
    What if the default texting app on your phone offered some of the same handy features as iMessage or Hangouts? Well, if you're a T-Mobile customer, you'll soon be privy to more tools. The Uncarrier announced its Advanced Messaging tech today, delive…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 7:16pm -
  • newSee Neil deGrasse Tyson explain the universe in 8 minutes
    Need proof that Neil deGrasse Tyson has a knack for explaining complex astrophysical concepts in simple terms? You don't have to spend the better part of an hour watching a Cosmos episode -- in fact, a short work break will do the trick. The famed a…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 6:53pm -
  • newSenator Lindsey Graham on how to properly break your phone
    During a recent campaign stop in South Carolina, billionaire presidential candidate and hairpiece aficionado Donald Trump decided to share Senator Lindsey Graham's personal cell phone number with the crowd (and all of televised America). This result…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 6:31pm -
  • newSpotify boosts its dance music cred with a Beatport deal
    Beatport might be the first place you visit if you want to hear a DJ's latest single or remix, but it's no longer quite as exclusive as it used to be. The service has struck a deal to bring its music and video to Spotify, including tunes that were p…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jul 15, 6:04pm -
  • newYour mouse will soon work with your Xbox One
    Beneath that shiny exterior, the Xbox One is, basically, a glorified gaming PC in a slightly smaller frame. As such, wouldn't it be great if you could play RTS games on the machine with your keyboard and mouse? The hardware can already support the f…
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