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Industry News

  • newAirbus Group starts $150 million venture fund, Silicon Valley base
    By Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus Group announced the creation of a $150 million venture capital fund and said it had hired a Google executive to run a new centre in Silicon Valley as it seeks to wave a digital wand over its heavy-manufacturing…
    - 22 hours ago 29 May 15, 7:21pm -
  • newNew tech is changing the restaurant reservations game
    At noon on a recent Wednesday in May, San Francisco's Lazy Bear restaurant began taking reservations for June. Just 45 minutes later, nearly every seat for the entire month was sold out. Not reserved. ...
    - 24 hours ago 29 May 15, 5:50pm -
  • Air Force's Mysterious X-37B Space Plane Spotted by Amateur Astronomers
    The unmanned X-37B launched May 20 atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. "It's in a lower orbit than normal … had us confused for a while, as I thought it would be the standard operating orbi…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 4:07pm -
  • Equinix to buy TelecityGroup for $3.6 billion, Interxion deal ended
    By Sarah Young and Liana B. Baker LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. data centre company Equinix Inc said on Friday it would buy British peer TelecityGroup in a deal worth 2.35 billion pounds ($3.6 billion) that would also end Telecity's pursuit of a s…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 3:54pm -
  • Exclusive: FCC leans against new limits for Verizon, AT&T in 2016 U.S. auction
    By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. telecoms regulators are leaning toward rejecting a T-Mobile US Inc request that more airwaves be set aside for smaller wireless companies like itself to bid on during a government auction next year, accor…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 3:53pm -
  • Mobile apps turn bedroom traders into star professionals
    By Atul Prakash LONDON (Reuters) - When Noa Strijbos picks a financial asset to trade on her smartphone whilst taking her dog for a walk, almost 26,000 people pay close attention. The 30-year-old Dutchwoman is among the top-ranked traders on eToro.c…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 3:11pm -
  • Sany says diversifying into smartphones, as machinery demand slips
    Chinese construction machinery maker Sany Group, which has been impacted by a sustained market slowdown, said it is venturing into smartphones, as part of a plan to diversify away from heavy machinery. Xiang Wenbo, president of Sany Heavy Industry C…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 9:09am -
  • Fingerprint Cards shares at record after Google tie-up
    Swedish fingerprint sensor firm Fingerprint Cards said it had cooperated with Google on fingerprint recognition in the new Android software platform, as the U.S. software group looks to boost the use of fingerprint sensors on mobile phones. Fingerpri…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 8:03am -
  • Australia confident Great Barrier Reef not 'in danger'
    Australia said Friday it was confident it had done enough to prevent the United Nations from listing the Great Barrier Reef, the world's biggest coral reef ecosystem, as being 'in danger'.
    - 2 days ago 29 May 15, 3:45am -
  • Avago, Broadcom deal could put pressure on Qualcomm
    Avago Technologies Ltd's $37 billion deal to buy chipmaker Broadcom Corp creates new competitive challenges for Qualcomm and may force the world's largest mobile chip maker to radically rethink its own strategy. Qualcomm Inc , which has dominated th…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 10:54pm -
  • Factbox: Notable U.S. semiconductor M&A deals since December 2013
    (Reuters) - Avago Technologies Ltd on Thursday agreed to buy Broadcom Corp for $37 billion in the largest chip industry deal ever, turning a lesser-known company run by a ferocious dealmaker into one of the biggest industry players. Demand for cheape…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 10:38pm -
  • Avago to buy Broadcom for $37 billion in biggest-ever chip deal
    Avago Technologies Ltd agreed on Thursday to buy Broadcom Corp for $37 billion in the largest merger of chipmakers ever, turning a lesser known company run by a ferocious dealmaker into one of the biggest industry players. Avago, which serves the wi…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 9:40pm -
  • After security scandal, a tech firm says it's changing focus
    A Silicon Valley startup says it's shutting down operations and shifting to a new business model after it was blamed earlier this year for turning unwitting computer users into targets for annoying web ...
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 9:26pm -
  • Avago looks to grow with $37B deal for chipmaker Broadcom
    NEW YORK (AP) — Avago Technologies is buying rival chipmaker Broadcom in a cash and stock deal worth about $37 billion, vastly expanding its lineup of products for the rapidly growing wireless device market at a time when sales growth has otherwise…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 9:10pm -
  • Uber, Lyft push back against proposed NYC regulations
    NEW YORK (AP) — Representatives of Uber and Lyft warned Thursday that a New York City effort to regulate app-based ride-hailing services will stall innovation and threaten competition.
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 9:02pm -
  • Rules aim to protect imperiled bird's habitat in 10 states
    CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell revealed plans Thursday to preserve habitat in 10 Western states for an imperiled ground-dwelling bird, the federal government's biggest land-planning effort to date for conservation of a singl…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 8:46pm -
  • Exclusive: FCC poised to side with Verizon, AT&T in airwaves spat
    By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. telecoms regulators are leaning toward rejecting a T-Mobile US Inc request that more airwaves be set aside for smaller wireless companies like itself to bid on during a government auction next year, accor…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 6:53pm -
  • Vodafone investors open to Liberty deal
    By Sinead Cruise and Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) - Some of the biggest investors in Vodafone say they are open to a European tie-up with Liberty Global, as the British company is now in a stronger position to negotiate a deal with John Malone's cab…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 6:03pm -
  • Hints of Salty Water on Mars Raises Planetary Protection Concerns
    Orbiting spacecraft of Mars have imaged over the past several years dark, finger-like features – now called "recurring slope lineae" – or RSL for Martian short-hand. RSL's are a type of feature that creep down some Martian slopes in warmer month…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 12:51pm -
  • Avago to buy chipmaker Broadcom for about $37B
    Avago Technologies is buying rival chipmaker Broadcom in a cash and stock deal worth about $37 billion. The deal, announced Thursday, comes at a time when technology stocks are booming and the companies ...
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 12:10pm -
  • Technology replaces schmoozing: the future of private banking
    Swiss private bankers are turning to video games and virtual reality to attract a new generation of sceptical clients and see off digital rivals. Technology is likely to appeal to multi-tasking millionaires with little time to spare. In a fifth floo…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 6:00am -
  • China cybersecurity plan aims to protect state secrets: official paper
    China will prepare a five-year cybersecurity plan to protect state secrets and data, the official China Daily said on Thursday, citing a senior official of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. Such a plan could add to the challenges o…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 5:48am -
  • Charter-Time Warner Cable deal could spawn an online video service
    By Malathi Nayak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Charter Communications Inc executives are exploring whether to launch an online video service as part of its combination with larger rival Time Warner Cable Inc, in what would be an unprecedented move in the cab…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 11:28pm -
  • AP sources: IRS believes identity thieves from Russia
    WASHINGTON (AP) — IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operation based in Russia, two officials told the Assoc…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 9:41pm -
  • Deaths from major heatwave sweeping India top 1,100
    More than 1,100 people have died in a blistering heatwave sweeping India, authorities said Wednesday, as forecasters warned searing temperatures would continue.
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 3:28pm -
  • Alibaba-affiliated online bank get green light from China regulator
    China's banking regulator has given a green light to MYbank, the online bank affiliated with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, to start operating. The bank, owned in part by Alibaba-linked Ant Financial, is expected to launch in Jun…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 9:40am -
  • Sony mobile executive: pricing tweaks, cost cuts to cope with dollar's rise
    The head of Sony Corp's loss-making mobile telecoms unit plans to tweak handset prices and cut costs if need be to absorb the dollar's sharp rise versus the yen, citing currency shifts as a bigger potential threat to the Japanese electronics maker's…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 9:07am -
  • Novartis digs into health tech with bet on "robotic pill"
    By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis is raising its bet on smart technology by collaborating with U.S. start-up Rani Therapeutics on a “robotic pill” for complex biotech drugs that would normally have to be given by injec…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 8:06am -
  • Vox Media acquiring tech news website Re/code
    Vox Media, owner of The Verge and other websites, is acquiring Revere Digital, the company that owns technology news website Re/code, according to a post on the Re/code website on Tuesday. Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal exchanged its minority interest i…
    - 4 days ago 27 May 15, 3:08am -
  • Charter's Time Warner Cable bid faces $2 billion regulatory question
    By Diane Bartz and Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Time Warner Cable, entering into talks to be acquired by Charter Communications Inc just a month after regulators killed a proposed takeover by Comcast Corp's, was determined not to get burned a…
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 11:55pm -
  • Tech blog spinoff Re/code is acquired by online media chain
    Tech news blog Re/code said Tuesday it's been acquired by online publishing company Vox Media, just 18 months after spinning off from its former parent, The Wall Street Journal.
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 11:18pm -
  • Obama administration asks U.S. top court to decline Google copyright appeal
    By Lawrence Hurley and Dan Levine WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Tuesday sided against Google Inc and said the U.S. Supreme Court should not hear the company's appeal in a case against Oracle Corp with wide implicat…
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 11:18pm -
  • Amtrak to install long-sought cameras in locomotives
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Amtrak said Tuesday it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record the actions of train engineers, a move that follows a deadly derailment earlier this month in which investigators are searching for clues to the t…
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 10:12pm -
  • Charter's $56 billion Time Warner Cable deal to face U.S. scrutiny
    By Malathi Nayak and Diane Bartz NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Charter Communications Inc, seeking to remake the U.S. cable television industry by acquiring larger rival Time Warner Cable Inc for $56 billion, will try to skirt the regulatory obsta…
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 9:59pm -
  • Greenpeace calls for probe into DR Congo wood trade
    Greenpeace on Tuesday called on the United States, Europe and China to launch probes into companies selling lumber from the Democratic Republic of Congo where illegal logging is damaging the country's forests.
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 8:49pm -
  • What Charter-Time Warner Cable deal could mean for consumers
    NEW YORK (AP) — As the Internet has upended their business, cable companies have been racing to reinvent themselves as dominant broadband providers and distributors of online video.
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 8:27pm -
  • Charter buying Time Warner Cable as TV viewers go online
    NEW YORK (AP) — As TV watchers increasingly look online for their fix, cable companies are bulking up. In the latest round, Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion.
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 5:07pm -
  • Will 3D printing for consumers ever become popular?
    The printers are also very expensive, with prices ranging from $459 (£299) up to $2,500. If the user encounters problems with their 3D printer and requires support, according to Aaron Roy, head of operations for free open source software platform …
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 4:41pm -
  • Foxconn plans 10-12 new Indian facilities by 2020: chairman
    By Paul Carsten GUIYANG, China (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology, the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer, is aiming to develop 10-12 facilities in India, including factories and data centres, by 2020, Chairman Terry Gou said on…
    - 4 days ago 26 May 15, 1:51pm -
  • What's hot? Life sciences challenge tech in global innovation
    By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - The life sciences industry is increasingly taking over from the tech sector in driving global innovation, according to a Thomson Reuters analysis of global patents. With more patents applied for or granted in 2014…
    - 5 days ago 26 May 15, 4:09am -

Technology

  • newA look at the expiring surveillance provisions
    A look at the post-Sept. 11 surveillance provisions that, barring a last-minute deal in Congress, are set to expire when Sunday turns into Monday:
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:06pm -
  • newDisagreement over impact if US surveillance laws do expire
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Barring a last-minute deal in Congress, three post-Sept. 11 surveillance laws used against spies and terrorists are set to expire as Sunday turns into Monday.
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:04pm -
  • newRollback of U.S. spy powers would mark post-9/11 watershed
    By Warren Strobel and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - At 3:59 p.m. EDT on Sunday, the National Security Agency and telecommunications companies will begin mothballing a once-secret system that collected Americans' bulk telephone records, shutt…
    - 6 hours ago 30 May 15, 11:04am -
  • newCreator of Silk Road website faces sentencing for drug scheme
    By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - The accused mastermind behind the Silk Road underground website was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for orchestrating a scheme that enabled more than $200 million of anonymous online drug sales using the di…
    - 17 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:31am -
  • newSilk Road website creator gets life term for drug plot
    By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - The accused mastermind behind the Silk Road underground website was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for orchestrating a scheme that enabled more than $200 million of anonymous online drug sales using the di…
    - 17 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:16am -
  • newObama: 'Handful of senators' standing in way of Patriot Act
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Blaming a "handful of senators" for stalled national security legislation, President Barack Obama said Friday he has told Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other senators that he expects them to take action swiftly to ex…
    - 19 hours ago 29 May 15, 10:08pm -
  • newSilk Road founder gets life for creating online drug site
    NEW YORK (AP) — A San Francisco man who created the underground drug-selling website Silk Road was sentenced Friday to life in prison by a judge who cited six deaths from drugs bought on his site and five people he tried to have killed.
    - 19 hours ago 29 May 15, 10:08pm -
  • newPaul claims new momentum ahead of second Senate showdown
    CHICAGO (AP) — A confident Rand Paul claimed new momentum Friday in his fight against government surveillance programs, just days ahead of his second Capitol Hill showdown in as many weeks.
    - 20 hours ago 29 May 15, 9:21pm -
  • newAirbus Group starts $150 million venture fund, Silicon Valley base
    By Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus Group announced the creation of a $150 million venture capital fund and said it had hired a Google executive to run a new centre in Silicon Valley as it seeks to wave a digital wand over its heavy-manufacturing…
    - 22 hours ago 29 May 15, 7:21pm -
  • newNew tech is changing the restaurant reservations game
    At noon on a recent Wednesday in May, San Francisco's Lazy Bear restaurant began taking reservations for June. Just 45 minutes later, nearly every seat for the entire month was sold out. Not reserved. ...
    - 24 hours ago 29 May 15, 5:50pm -
  • newVodafone, Wind sign letter of intent for Italy fibre-optic network
    Britain's Vodafone and Vimpelcom's Italian mobile phone unit Wind have signed a letter of intent with shareholders of broadband firm Metroweb to build a fibre-optic network in Italy, the companies said in a joint statement. The agreement comes as It…
    - 24 hours ago 29 May 15, 5:49pm -
  • newApple buys German augmented-reality software maker Metaio
    By Harro Ten Wolde FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Apple Inc has acquired Metaio, a German company whose technology melds real-world imagery and computer-generated elements into moving video presentations, according to a corporate filing. Metaio's previous in…
    - 24 hours ago 29 May 15, 5:47pm -
  • Exclusive: FCC leans against new limits for Verizon, AT&T in 2016 U.S. auction
    By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. telecoms regulators are leaning toward rejecting a T-Mobile US Inc request that more airwaves be set aside for smaller wireless companies like itself to bid on during a government auction next year, accor…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 3:53pm -
  • Mobile apps turn bedroom traders into star professionals
    By Atul Prakash LONDON (Reuters) - When Noa Strijbos picks a financial asset to trade on her smartphone whilst taking her dog for a walk, almost 26,000 people pay close attention. The 30-year-old Dutchwoman is among the top-ranked traders on eToro.c…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 3:11pm -
  • Paul running hard on civil liberties after his Senate gambit
    He infuriated Republican leaders by almost single-handedly delaying the extension of the anti-terrorism Patriot Act. Now, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is fighting to transform his recent Capitol Hill victory ...
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 2:30pm -
  • Toshiba says accounting probe to take until mid-July
    By Ritsuko Ando TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp will file its annual report up to two months later than usual as an ongoing independent investigation into accounting irregularities will likely last until mid-July, the Japanese conglomerate said on Fr…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 12:41pm -
  • Alibaba courts more China bad debt managers for online auctions
    By Shu Zhang and Matthew Miller HANGZHOU, China/BEIJING (Reuters) - Huarong Asset Management Co Ltd is poised to become the second Chinese bad loan firm to auction soured loans online amid a push by the government to settle these debts as the econom…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 9:42am -
  • Sany says diversifying into smartphones, as machinery demand slips
    Chinese construction machinery maker Sany Group, which has been impacted by a sustained market slowdown, said it is venturing into smartphones, as part of a plan to diversify away from heavy machinery. Xiang Wenbo, president of Sany Heavy Industry C…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 9:09am -
  • Google and GoPro strike virtual reality deal
    Tech giant Google has announced it is collaborating with camera-makers GoPro to create a virtual reality (VR) filming system using a multi-camera rig and Google Jump software. GoPro, whose lightweight, wearable cameras are popular with adventure spo…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 8:59am -
  • Google and GoPro announce virtual reality deal
    Tech giant Google has announced that it is collaborating with camera-makers GoPro to create a virtual reality (VR) filming system using a multi-camera rig and Google Jump software. GoPro, whose lightweight, wearable cameras are popular with adventur…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 8:59am -
  • Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants and protect privacy on mobile devices as the Internet company duels with Apple in the quest to make their technology…
    - 2 days ago 29 May 15, 3:01am -
  • Google offers unlimited free storage of photos, videos
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is willing to store and organize all of the world's digital photos and videos for free.
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 11:16pm -
  • Avago, Broadcom deal could put pressure on Qualcomm
    Avago Technologies Ltd's $37 billion deal to buy chipmaker Broadcom Corp creates new competitive challenges for Qualcomm and may force the world's largest mobile chip maker to radically rethink its own strategy. Qualcomm Inc , which has dominated th…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 10:54pm -
  • FCC looks to subsidise Internet access for poor
    The top U.S. communications regulator on Thursday revealed a plan to expand a government phone subsidy programme for low-income Americans to begin covering broadband Internet access. The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote on June…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 9:48pm -
  • Avago to buy Broadcom for $37 billion in biggest-ever chip deal
    Avago Technologies Ltd agreed on Thursday to buy Broadcom Corp for $37 billion in the largest merger of chipmakers ever, turning a lesser known company run by a ferocious dealmaker into one of the biggest industry players. Avago, which serves the wi…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 9:40pm -

Reviews

  • newThe Weekender: Sundar Pichai, Oculus Rift, and an artificial language
    Hello fellow weekend-goers, and welcome back to The Weekender. This week, we talked to Google's SVP Sundar Pichai, we caught a wild new Oculus Rift demo, and we learned about the forgotten language Esperanto. We'll also be setting you up for a stell…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:00pm -
  • newHands-on: Android Wear 5.1.1 update greatly improves usability and adds WiFi support
    Google started rolling out Android 5.1.1 for Android Wear devices. The update provides significant upgrades and enhancements, including support for WiFi and a new app launcher.
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:21pm -
  • newRollback of U.S. spy powers would mark post-9/11 watershed
    By Warren Strobel and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - At 3:59 p.m. EDT on Sunday, the National Security Agency and telecommunications companies will begin mothballing a once-secret system that collected Americans' bulk telephone records, shutt…
    - 6 hours ago 30 May 15, 11:04am -
  • new'Touchy-feely' bionic hands come closer to reality
    Washington, May 30 (ANI): "Touchy-feely" bionic hands have come closer to reality as researchers are exploring new approaches to designing prosthetic hands capable of providing "sensory feedback." University of Michigan's Paul S. Cederna and colleagu…
    - 10 hours ago 30 May 15, 7:55am -
  • newU.S. military orders review as anthrax mishap widens
    By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Friday it discovered even more suspected shipments of live anthrax than previously thought, both in the United States and abroad, and ordered a sweeping review of practices meant to in…
    - 12 hours ago 30 May 15, 5:31am -

Space Exploration

  • newSounds of Science: NASA Satellites Sing at World Science Festival
    At the World Science Festival, running through Sunday here, NASA debuted the "NASA Orbit Pavilion." The exhibit's metal enclosure looks something like a spiral seashell and offers an auditory experience inspired by NASA's Earth-watching satellites.…
    - 6 hours ago 30 May 15, 11:50am -
  • newVirgin Galactic's 2nd SpaceShipTwo Lowers Its Landing Gear (Photo)
    SpaceShipTwo lowered its landing gear on May 21 in the ship's construction hangar at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California. Virgin Galactic plans to use a fleet of suborbital SpaceShipTwo spacecraft to fly paying passengers on roundtrip space…
    - 6 hours ago 30 May 15, 11:40am -
  • newRussia: Rocket failure was due to vibrations
    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian space officials say this month's launch failure of a Proton rocket was due to excessive vibrations in the engine of the rocket's third stage.
    - 22 hours ago 29 May 15, 7:02pm -
  • Air Force's Mysterious X-37B Space Plane Spotted by Amateur Astronomers
    The unmanned X-37B launched May 20 atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. "It's in a lower orbit than normal … had us confused for a while, as I thought it would be the standard operating orbi…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 4:07pm -
  • Galaxy Crashes May Give Birth to Powerful Space Jets
    Powerful jets of material spewing from the edge of monster black holes may be more likely to arise where two galaxies have merged together, a new study suggests. Like a cosmic version of Old Faithful (the famous Yellowstone geyser), some black holes…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 4:07pm -
  • It's Crater-palooza on Dwarf Planet Ceres (New Photo)
    A new photo from NASA's Dawn spacecraft shows the battered surface of the dwarf planet Ceres in unprecedented detail. Smaller surface details like this are becoming visible with increasing clarity as Dawn spirals lower in its campaign to map Ceres,"…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 11:23am -
  • Pluto Shows No Danger Signs Yet for Incoming NASA Probe
    The New Horizons probe is cruising toward a highly anticipated flyby of Pluto on July 14, a historic encounter that will return the first-ever up-close looks at the dwarf planet. Earlier this month, mission team members began using New Horizons' lon…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 11:23am -
  • 5 Mars Mission Radiation Shield Ideas Win NASA Challenge
    NASA has awarded prize money to five members of the public for their ideas about how to limit astronauts' radiation exposure during journeys through deep space. Crews on their way to Mars and other distant destinations will venture beyond Earth's pr…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 11:23am -
  • Where's Pluto? How to Find the Dwarf Planet in the Sky
    With NASA's New Horizons probe zeroing in on Pluto, due to pass it on July 14, attention of astronomers all over the world is focusing in on Pluto. Many amateur astronomers are interested in seeing Pluto with their own telescopes, and this is what w…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 10:07pm -
  • Space Station Module Move Makes Room for Private Spaceships
    Astronauts on the International Space Station moved a closet-like storage module to a new spot on the orbiting lab Wednesday (May 27) to make room for a new docking port to welcome private space taxis in 2017. During an hours-long move, the station'…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 10:07pm -
  • Milky Way Glows Over Maine Beach in Stunning Photo
    The crisp water and clear sky over Popham Beach State Park in Maine show our host galaxy in a stunning panorama. Astrophotographer A. Garrett Evans took this image the morning of April 18 as a nine-shot panorama. "The galactic core of the Milky Way…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 1:47pm -
  • NASA's Next Mars Lander Begins Tests for 2016 Launch
    NASA's next robotic Mars explorer has been put together and is now undergoing testing ahead of its launch next year. Engineers at Lockheed Martin Space Systems have finished building NASA's InSight Mars lander and have begun testing the spacecraft,…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 1:47pm -
  • NASA's Last Space Shuttle External Tank to Complete Endeavour L.A. Exhibit
    It's a sight no one thought possible again: a complete NASA space shuttle — the winged orbiter, twin rocket boosters and a massive external tank, all authentic hardware – standing vertical as if the vehicle was about to blast off for space. But…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 1:47pm -
  • For Astro Mice, Skin Ages Faster in Space
    Three mice that lived on the International Space Station for 91 days — the longest period that rodents have ever spent in space — suffered a 15 percent thinning in the dermis, the subsurface layer of the skin. The findings could have implication…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 12:50pm -
  • New species of human ancestor found in Ethiopia
    In 1974, anthropologists in Ethiopia found the astonishing fossilised remains of a human-like creature who last walked the planet some 3.2 million years ago.
    - 2 days ago 28 May 15, 11:01am -
  • LightSail Solar Sail Test Flight Stalled by Software Glitch
    A tiny solar-sailing spacecraft has gone silent in Earth orbit, apparently victimized by a software glitch. LightSail, a CubeSat designed and built by the nonprofit Planetary Society, stopped beaming data home on Friday (May 22), just two days after…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 11:08pm -
  • Dying Star May Have Torn Alien Planet Apart (Video)
    A white dwarf may seem like it would be a calm, dying star, but scientists say such stars can pack a gravitational punch so strong that they can tear a passing planet apart. Scientists using several telescopes, including NASA's Chandra X-ray Observa…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 10:25pm -
  • Pluto-bound Spacecraft Bringing Dwarf Planet into Focus (Photos)
    New photos taken by a spacecraft zooming toward Pluto reveal more intriguing details of the dwarf planet's complex and varied surface. NASA's New Horizons probe, which will make the first-ever flyby of Pluto on July 14, captured the images with its…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 10:01pm -
  • Spring Colors Swirl in Picturesque North Atlantic
    Created by the NASA OceanColor group, the striking image is a composite made with data from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite on the Suomi NPP satellite, according to NASA's Earth Observatory. Photosynthesizing phytoplankton are the basi…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 6:11pm -
  • Cheers! Bubbly 'Champagne Flow' of Stars Revealed in New Image, Video
    A dramatic new picture of young stars shows captures a cosmic "champagne flow" as the stars blow away hot hydrogen gas around them. The image was captured by the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope in Chile, which spotted the stars…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 4:20pm -
  • Free App Puts NASA Pluto Mission in Palm of Your Hand
    A new app lets you follow the progress of NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, which is in the home stretch of its historic mission to Pluto. New Horizons will make the first-ever flyby of Pluto on July 14, zooming within 7,800 miles (12,500 kilometers)…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 4:20pm -
  • Two Tiny 'CubeSats' Will Watch 2016 Mars Landing
    NASA will launch a pair of bantam CubeSats into deep space next year to provide real-time landing coverage for the space agency's next mission to Mars, officials say. Known as Mars Cube One or MarCO, the CubeSats will be launched in March 2016 as se…
    - 3 days ago 27 May 15, 4:20pm -
  • Could 'Green Rust' Be A Catalyst For Martian Life?
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  • NASA selects celestial tool box bound for Jupiter moon Europa
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  • NASA to Move Space Station Module: Watch Live Wednesday
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  • NASA Mission to Europa Will Seek Conditions for Life
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  • Antarctica's Ice Attacked from Above and Below
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  • Greased Lightning! NASA Drone Advances Unmanned Craft
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  • Ultra-Fast 'Hyperloop' Train Gets Test Track in California
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  • UN chief seeks 'global action' on climate change this year
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  • Brightest Galaxy in the Universe Found
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  • NASA Spacecraft Now Closer to Moon Than Ever
    A NASA probe has dipped closer to the moon than ever before, perhaps setting the stage for a new round of discoveries about Earth's nearest neighbor. On May 4, NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) performed two engine burns, changing its orbit…
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    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…
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  • 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
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  • 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…
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  • 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…
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  • 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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  • newA farewell tour of Google I/O 2015
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  • newRoss Ulbricht verdict dismisses the idea of Silk Road as a safe place
    Ross Ulbricht is going away for life. The prosecution urged judge Katherine Forrest to send a strong message to anyone who might be tempted to go the Silk Road way, and she did. In addition to maximum time, the judge ordered $183 million, the estima…
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  • newRecommended Reading: The new and improved 'Halt and Catch Fire'
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  • new'Halo 3: ODST' is rolling out for Xbox One, check your inbox
    From one bug-ridden console game to another -- Halo: Master Chief Collection owners should check their Xbox One inbox this morning, as redemption codes for the Halo 3: ODST add-on are going out now. Arriving as an apology for problems gamers reporte…
    - 8 hours ago 30 May 15, 9:09am -
  • newSony promises 'Ultra Street Fighter IV' PS4 patch next week
    The launch of Ultra Street Fighter IV on the PlayStation 4 hasn't exactly gone as planned, with gamers complaining of input lag, shoddy netcode, glitches, a start screen that refers to a button on the controller that doesn't exist and other issues.…
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  • newGoogle's solar plane crashed earlier this month in New Mexico
    According to Bloomberg Business, the National Transportation Safety Board is investigating an incident wherein Google's solar-powered Solara 50 plane reportedly crashed shortly after takeoff. The event occurred on May 1st at a private airfield outsi…
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  • newUS military tests a Tinker Bell-sized drone
    There's no standard set for the shape or form of drones, and the Army plans to use that to its advantage. Here's where the Black Hornet Nano comes in. This micro drone, designed by Norway-based firm Prox Dynamics, is small enough to fit in the palm…
    - 16 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:08am -
  • newGoogle's Cardboard Design Lab teaches VR with (what else) VR
    Google debuted its larger and more robust Cardboard VR headset at I/O yesterday, now it needs some apps that actually run on it. However, designing a program in a virtual 3D environment is quite different than designing one to run on a 2D touchscree…
    - 17 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:29am -
  • newWith Android Pay, Google gets mobile payments right
    Even though Google started the whole mobile payment thing years ago with Google Wallet, it never really took off with the masses. Google's newly announced Android Pay, however, might. Instead of relying on you to load the app and unlock it with a PI…
    - 18 hours ago 29 May 15, 11:26pm -
  • newHighly anticipated horror game 'SOMA' hits PC and PS4 in September
    Acclaimed developer Frictional Games has fully taken the wraps off SOMA, it's super-hyped new sci-fi horror title. The company, which built it reputation on terrifying first-person games like Amnesia: The Dark Descent and Penumbra, that focus on atm…
    - 20 hours ago 29 May 15, 9:53pm -
  • newDolby Digital Plus surround sound plugs into Microsoft's Edge
    Windows 10 won't have Media Center included but this week Microsoft revealed that it will have support for surround sound in some new ways, and it could make Netflix streaming even better. Beyond supporting Dolby Digital Plus in the Windows 10 OS --…
    - 20 hours ago 29 May 15, 9:22pm -
  • newReuters: US launched a failed Stuxnet-like attack on North Korea
    Iran wasn't the only country that had its nuclear ambitions targeted by a sneaky US cyberattack. It turns out the American government also tried to take down North Korea's nuclear programs with the Stuxnet worm five years ago, Reuters reports. But t…
    - 21 hours ago 29 May 15, 8:58pm -
  • newGoogle's Project Loon improves launch and range to expand its reach
    Google's Project Loon internet balloons have been airborne for quite some time, and now the company is planning to take the next step with the initiative. The next phase has two parts: a 50-foot-tall launcher and sharing internet signals amongst bal…
    - 21 hours ago 29 May 15, 8:34pm -
  • newSilk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison
    Despite Ross Ulbricht's emotional plea for leniency in court today, Judge Katherine Forrest has sentenced him to life in prison. He was facing a minimum of 20 years up to the maximum life sentence after he was found guilty of money laundering, narco…
    - 21 hours ago 29 May 15, 8:12pm -
  • newCooking with Watson: Swiss-Thai asparagus quiche
    Cognitive Cooking with Chef Watson is a collaboration between IBM and the Institute of Culinary Education in New York City. Once a week, as part of an ongoing series, we'll be preparing one recipe from the book until we've made all of them. Wish us…
    - 21 hours ago 29 May 15, 8:00pm -
  • newGoogle's Project Vault secures your devices with a microSD card
    Hackers are getting more brazen and passwords are becoming huge of a pain as we keep signing up for services. Password managers help ease the pain of dealing with security over multiple sites and services, but for the most part, our computing lives…
    - 22 hours ago 29 May 15, 7:15pm -
  • newPanasonic's Lumix G7 is a small camera with serious 4K chops
    Panasonic has been a huge proponent of 4K-ready cameras, starting with the Lumix GH4 and LX100. A few days ago, the Lumix G7 joined that group. The recently introduced Micro Four Thirds camera features a 16-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor, an ISO…
    - 23 hours ago 29 May 15, 6:44pm -
  • newGoogle and Qualcomm squeezed Project Tango tech into a smartphone
    It seems like a decent of chunk of Google's big news today deals with its partnerships. The search giant is already teaming up with Levi's to explore the realm of smart Jacquard clothes, and now Google has confirmed that it's been working with Qualc…
    - 23 hours ago 29 May 15, 6:15pm -
  • newGoogle's Project Soli to bring gesture control to wearables
    Gesture-based system are usually attached to video game consoles like the Microsoft Kinect or your computer like the Leap Motion. Google's ATAP team figured that the smaller form factor of the smartwatch segment needed its own finger-waving way to c…
    - 24 hours ago 29 May 15, 5:57pm -
  • newPath's social apps get sold to the company behind KakaoTalk
    Remember Path, the social network for keeping in touch with your closest friends and family? Unless you live in Indonesia, probably not. And that's part of the reason why it ended selling its social networking apps to Daum Kakao, the Korean parent c…
    - 24 hours ago 29 May 15, 5:30pm -
  • Weaponizing code: America's quest to control the exploit market
    When the US Bureau of Industry and Security published how it plans to implement the sections on hacking technologies in a global weapons trade pact called the Wassenaar Arrangement (WA) last week, it ignited an online firestorm of meltdowns, freakou…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Google's first partner for smart, sensor-laden clothes is Levi's
    Remember when we said yesterday that Google's Project Jacquard would lead to the advent of touch-friendly pants? Well, we were more right than we thought: During the Google ATAP address here at Google I/O 2015, Technical Program Lead Ivan Poupyrev c…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 4:56pm -
  • These seven climate science projects could save the world
    The human race is doomed, and it's all our own fault. With the quantity of carbon in our atmosphere now well beyond the safe limit, it's almost certain the planet's temperature will continue to rise. Climate change is causing natural disasters of bi…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 15, 4:30pm -
  • Turn Instagram food posts into meals with recipe app Handpick
    Handpick, a recipe app that helps users craft meals using ingredients they have on-hand, now scours the filtered seas of Instagram for delicious-looking dishes and their accompanying recipes. This means the next time you're searching (or drooling) t…
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  • newPlanned rail strike talks adjourned
    Crisis talks aimed at averting strike action will resume on Sunday as a dispute between National Rail and its workers over pay continues.
    - 7 hours ago 30 May 15, 10:22am -
  • newNo £100 fine for late tax returns
    People who have filed late tax returns are to be let off paying a £100 fine for missing the deadline, HM Revenue and Customs has confirmed.
    - 8 hours ago 30 May 15, 9:05am -
  • newVIDEO: 'No £100 fine for late tax returns'
    People who have filed late tax returns have been let off paying a £100 fine if they provide a "reasonable" excuse for being late.
    - 9 hours ago 30 May 15, 8:01am -
  • newVitamin D to be added to M&S bread
    Marks and Spencer is to become the first UK retailer to add vitamin D to all its packaged bread and bread rolls.
    - 10 hours ago 30 May 15, 7:20am -
  • newCup Final instant replay app tests
    Mobile operator EE and the BBC will test a mobile app at the FA Cup final which uses 4G Broadcast technology to offer instant replays to fans in the stadium.
    - 18 hours ago 29 May 15, 11:01pm -

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  • newAlmost colleagues, Kerr and Blatt are rare rookies in finals
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The path to the NBA Finals for Steve Kerr and David Blatt, a rare pair of rookie coaches on basketball's biggest stage, started with a meeting organized by their agent at Los Angeles International Airport last June.
    - 29 mins ago 30 May 15, 5:01pm -
  • newBlatter says FIFA corruption probe won't lead to him
    ZURICH (AP) — Having come through another FIFA election largely unscathed, Sepp Blatter was in a typically defiant mood Saturday when addressing the challenges that still lie ahead.
    - 31 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:59pm -
  • newChelsea beat Thai All-stars 1-0 in first tour game
    By Kaweewit Kaewjinda BANGKOK (Reuters) - English champions Chelsea kicked off their end-of-season tour with a 1-0 win over a Thai All-Stars team in a friendly on Saturday less than a week after their last Premier League match.     Chelsea starte…
    - 33 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:57pm -
  • newJimmie Johnson makes drive toward NASCAR history at Dover
    DOVER, Del. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson needs a mammoth man cave at home for all of his Dover trophies.
    - 33 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:57pm -
  • newBlatter will not see out term of office says FA's Dyke
    By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter will be forced to resign over the corruption scandals swirling around the game's world governing body, English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke told reporters on Saturday. Blatter…
    - 53 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:37pm -
  • newClinical Kerry hammer Kildare to clinch Christy Ring Cup final spot
    Mikey Boyle hit three first-half goals.
    - 55 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:35pm -
  • newContador suffers but poised to win Giro
    (Reuters) - Barring a crash in Sunday's final stage, Alberto Contador is poised to win the Giro d'Italia after the Spaniard limited the damage on the 20th stage, a punishing 199-km trek from Saint-Vincent to Sestriere on Saturday. The Tinkoff-Saxo ri…
    - 56 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:34pm -
  • newWalcott starts for Arsenal in FA Cup final against Villa
    LONDON (Reuters) - England striker Theo Walcott will lead the Arsenal attack against Aston Villa in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday after scoring a Premier League hat-trick against West Bromwich Albion last weekend. Walcott’s inclusion mea…
    - 59 mins ago 30 May 15, 4:31pm -
  • newFrench Open: Djokovic, Nadal stroll into fourth round
    Top-seed continues smooth progress while nine-time winner Nadal ; Kvitova progresses in women's draw.
    - 2 hours ago 30 May 15, 3:54pm -
  • newNadal crushes Kuznetsov to reach last 16 in style
    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal's attempt to win the French Open for a 10th time picked up pace with a 6-1 6-3 6-2 third round demolition of unseeded Russian Andrey Kuznetsov at Roland Garros on Saturday. "Things are going better," Nada…
    - 2 hours ago 30 May 15, 3:50pm -
  • newThe Latest: Nadal firing at French? Still too early to tell
    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:
    - 2 hours ago 30 May 15, 3:48pm -
  • newRuthless Djokovic downs Kokkinakis to reach last 16
    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic continued his smooth progress in his bid for a maiden French Open title with a 6-4 6-4 6-4 win over Australian prodigy Thanasi Kokkinakis to reach the fourth round on Saturday. The world number one f…
    - 2 hours ago 30 May 15, 3:30pm -
  • newRecord-breaker Cook, Lyth give England strong start
    By Ed Osmond LEEDS, England (Reuters) - Alastair Cook became England's highest test run-scorer before leading his team to 163 for no wicket at tea on the second day of the second test against New Zealand at Headingley on Saturday. Cook went past Gra…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:56pm -
  • newAn Irish international has completed his move to a Premier League club
    Darren Randolph is joining West Ham.
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:55pm -
  • newFerdinand Retires From Professional Football
    Former England captain Rio Ferdinand has announced his retirement from professional football. The 36-year-old defender earned 81 caps and won six Premier League titles, the Champions League, two League Cups and the Club World Cup during his 12 years…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:46pm -
  • newMore bad news for Davy as Clare’s 2-goal hero ruled out of qualifier
    Things aren’t going well for the Banner.
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  • newCook breaks England test run record
    By Ed Osmond LEEDS, England (Reuters) - England captain Alastair Cook became his country's highest run-scorer in test cricket on Saturday. The 30-year-old left-hander drove New Zealand's Tim Southee to the cover boundary after lunch on the second day…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:28pm -
  • newEngland's tough Cookie, born to bat long
    By Ed Osmond LEEDS, England (Reuters) - Alastair Cook was always destined to break batting records and it was no surprise that he became England's test run-scorer on Saturday, beating the record of his mentor and great friend Graham Gooch. Cook's 23r…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:27pm -
  • newMurray tames Kyrgios to reach last 16
    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Andy Murray tamed Australian wildchild Nick Kyrgios to reach the last 16 of the French Open on Saturday, winning an entertaining tussle 6-4 6-2 6-3 on Court Suzanne Lenglen. Murray, the third seed, was ultimately t…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:14pm -
  • newAlastair Cook Becomes England's Top Run-Scorer
    Cricket captain Alastair Cook has become England's all-time leading run-scorer.
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 15, 2:09pm -
  • newDjokovic and Murray cut Aussie trailblazers down to size
    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic and third seed Andy Murray slapped down a pair of Australian upstarts at the French Open to reach the last 16 in impressive fashion on Saturday. Teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis and Nick Kyrgios…
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:54pm -
  • newSepp Blatter: I Am Still The Man To Lead FIFA
    Re-elected FIFA chief Sepp Blatter has again insisted he is the man to lead the world football body through its current crisis. Mr Blatter comfortably won his fifth term as president on Friday, two days after seven FIFA officials were arrested on a…
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:51pm -
  • newGill rejects FIFA role after 'terribly damaging events'
    English Football Association vice-chairman David Gill confirmed on Saturday he will not take up his post on FIFA's executive committee following the re-election of Sepp Blatter as president of football's world governing body. The former Manchester Un…
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:39pm -
  • newFIFA's Blatter comes out fighting despite scandal and divisions
    By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA President Sepp Blatter came out fighting on Saturday as he began his fifth term in charge of football's governing body, implying that the United States timed the announcement of a major corruption probe to t…
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:37pm -
  • newIndonesian FA suspended by FIFA for government meddling
    The Indonesian Football Association has been suspended by football's world governing body FIFA because of government meddling in the Southeast Asian country's domestic league. The ban means Indonesia will be ineligible to compete in the next round of…
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:34pm -
  • newKane strikes again as Spurs win in Sydney
    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane's run of goals shows no sign of drying up as the England international struck to secure a 1-0 win over Sydney FC in front of 71,549 fans in a friendly at the Olympic Stadium o…
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:27pm -
  • newFederer wary of dangerman Monfils
    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Roger Federer will need to snap a two-match losing streak against French showman Gael Monfils on Sunday if he wants to stay in the hunt for a second French Open title. The elastic-limbed Monfils has caused Federer…
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  • newNo. 1 Novak Djokovic races into French Open 4th round
    PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic seems in a hurry as he chases his ninth Grand Slam title — and the only one he's never won — racing into the French Open fourth round with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win against 19-year-old Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis.
    - 4 hours ago 30 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • newSeveral FIFA suspects want bail on health grounds - TagesAnzeiger
    Several of the seven football officials arrested in Zurich on corruption charges in an investigation linked to FIFA are requesting bail on health grounds, Swiss newspaper TagesAnzeiger reported on Saturday. The seven individuals, who include FIFA Vic…
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:43pm -
  • newEmirates sponsor FA Cup for the next three years
    Dubai's Emirates airline will sponsor the FA Cup for the next three years until 2018, the English Football Association announced on Saturday. The FA had been looking for a new sponsor for football's oldest knockout competition after Budweiser's three…
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:42pm -
  • newI do not fear arrest, says Blatter
    A defiant Blatter, who won his fifth term as FIFA president on Friday, has come out fighting against allegations.
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:36pm -
  • newStrong earthquake strikes off Japan
    Magnitude 7.8 quake strikes off the east coast, swaying buildings in Tokyo, but with no reports of damage.
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:26pm -
  • newTHE LATEST: Europe, US are likely bidders for 2026 World Cup
    ZURICH (AP) — The latest developments concerning FIFA:
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:26pm -
  • newNo change in distribution of World Cup places
    By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA will not make any changes to the allocation of World Cup slots among the six continents for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments in Russia and Qatar, president Sepp Blatter said on Saturday. Europe will have 13 plac…
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:12pm -
  • newMurray Cruises Into French Open Fourth Round
    Andy Murray booked his place in the French Open fourth round with a straight sets win over Australia's Nick Kyrgios. In an entertaining match full of flair, both players tested their opponent's guile with numerous drop-shots, lobs and a couple of ho…
    - 5 hours ago 30 May 15, 12:05pm -
  • newEuropean countries can bid for 2026 World Cup - FIFA
    European countries will be able to bid for the 2026 World Cup following a decision by world football's governing body FIFA on Saturday. FIFA president Sepp Blatter said the executive committee had agreed that all continents could bid to host the even…
    - 6 hours ago 30 May 15, 11:58am -
  • newNeymar, Barcelona sued by Brazilian club Santos
    Santos seeking compensation for breach of contract when Neymar was signed by the Spanish club.
    - 6 hours ago 30 May 15, 11:30am -
  • newSyria barrel bomb attacks 'kill scores' in Aleppo
    At least 75 people reported killed after government forces carry out raids in Aleppo province, monitoring group says.
    - 7 hours ago 30 May 15, 10:58am -
  • newGill Rejects FIFA Executive Committee Post
    Football Association vice-chairman David Gill has confirmed he will not take up his post on FIFA’s executive committee. Gill, the former Manchester United chief executive, says the "terribly damaging events" of the past week convinced him to rejec…
    - 8 hours ago 30 May 15, 9:52am -
  • newBlatter hits out at U.S. authorities, UEFA
    By Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) - Sepp Blatter has said that the events in the run-up to his re-election as FIFA president "do not smell right" and he was the victim of "hate" on the part of European football's governing body UEFA. Blatter implied…
    - 8 hours ago 30 May 15, 9:21am -

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