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  • Video: Nike CEO hints that Apple and Nike are working ‘stealth’ new wearable gadgets
    Nike and Apple have a long history together, so as the worlds of fitness and technology continue to collide, it stands to reason that these two giants of their respective industries would come together once again. Of course when Nike discontinued its…
    - 3 days ago 23 Oct 14, 12:50pm -
  • Google Self-Driving Car: It May Never Actually Happen
    Innovation, the Internet, gadgets, and more. The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
    - 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 8:49pm -
  • Will we soon see the end of Barbie?
    Traditional children's playthings are now competing with a saturation of digital games and gadgets. And Barbie dolls are no exception.
    - 5 days ago 21 Oct 14, 12:46am -
  • weekly radar: What's on our (tech)radar?
    As tech experts here at TechRadar, we're always striving to bring you the best technology reviews and news every single day. So you may be wondering, what gadgets and apps would a tech expert use? Because we have a variety of editors and contributors…
    - 11 days ago 14 Oct 14, 6:37pm -
  • 4 Things You Should Know About Energy Storage
    We don't fawn over battery technology like we do over shiny gadgets and smart apps, but know this: it's set to play an important role in our attempt to use more low-carbon energy like solar and wind.
    - 25 days ago 30 Sep 14, 9:44pm -

Computer Gadgets

  • newEvent shows how technology changes birdwatching
    CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) - Today's birdwatcher can use a radar image accessed through a smartphone to find out the best place to go birding. The birder doesn't even need a cumbersome field guide anymore. It's all on their phone, which will even provide a…
    - 11 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 5:43pm -
  • new5 top tech myths
    Humans are great at creating myths. From Marduk and Zeus to unicorns and mermaids, there's no end to what we can imagine. That's true even with technology.
    - 14 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 2:04pm -
  • Technodailies Has Launched a Technology News Aggregator Website
    Technodailies has built a technology news aggregator website that clusters and organizes news for easier, faster, and smarter reading. []
    - 2 days ago 24 Oct 14, 1:10pm -
  • Queen sends her first ever tweet
    The Queen sends her first ever tweet - and the first from a reigning UK monarch - as she opens a new exhibition about communications technology at the Science Museum
    - 2 days ago 24 Oct 14, 12:09pm -
  • Are Consumers Ditching Their Tablets For PCs?
    Intel's latest financial figures released recently paint a rather rosy picture not just for the company as a whole, but for PC's too. The humble personal computer has seen sales nose-dive during the last six years of financial problems, but sales of…
    - 3 days ago 23 Oct 14, 11:11am -
  • Marin Senior Fair connects people with technology, teaches computer skills
    After being goaded by her 103-year-old father, Ruth Wetherow, of San Rafael, decided to follow in his technologically savvy footsteps and sign up for a Facebook account — but she has yet to fully use the social media website.
    - 3 days ago 23 Oct 14, 1:01am -
  • Jailbreak Released For Apple iOS 8.1: Works On iPhone 6 And 6 Plus
    As those familiar with the jailbreaking scene, iOS 8.1 signaled the possible release of a jailbreak for Apple's new mobile operating system and iPhones. I previously reported on how to jailbreak previous model iPhone on iOS 7, and it was anyone's gue…
    - 3 days ago 22 Oct 14, 8:57pm -
  • Will US Regulations Threaten America's Technological Edge In Virtual Currencies?
    America has been at the forefront of the technological revolution since its inception. With ample funding from venture capitalists, consumers eager to try new gadgets, top-notch universities supplying computer scientists, and a favorable regulatory e…
    - 5 days ago 21 Oct 14, 4:03pm -
  • Hewlett-Packard's rise, fall and future
    NEW YORK - Hewlett-Packard is splitting itself into two companies, one focused on its personal computer and printing business and another on technology services such as data storage, servers and software, betting that it can drive faster sales growth…
    - 19 days ago 7 Oct 14, 7:37am -
  • Dyson DC59 Is A Great Vacuum With A Few Serious Flaws
    My writing career took a turn in the last year or so. I went from writing primarily about computer and network security, to writing about technology in general, and then somewhere along the way I morphed into playing with and reviewing a much wider r…
    - 23 days ago 2 Oct 14, 6:57pm -


The Gadget Show

Blackberry Passport Review - The Gadget Show
Blackberry Passport Review - The Gadget ShowCould Blackberry's Passport save their ailing fortunes? We take a look in this very video review…..From:The Gadget ShowViews:457668ratingsTime:03:10More inScience & Techn…
- 1 day ago 25 Oct 14, 3:50am -
Gadget Digest 24th October 2014
Gadget Digest 24th October 2014Phew, what a week for tech! It looks like our Back to the Future dreams are coming true, as we've spotted a real, working hoverboard, not to mention Microsoft has made its Xbox One even easier...From:The G…
- 1 day ago 25 Oct 14, 2:57am -
Assassin's Creed Unity Preview - The Gadget Show
Assassin's Creed Unity Preview - The Gadget ShowAssassin's Creed Unity is the first game in the series that has been built for the new gen hardware from the ground up and promises new and improved gameplay...From:The Gadget ShowViews…
- 1 day ago 25 Oct 14, 1:07am -
LG G3 vs iPhone 6 - The Gadget Show
LG G3 vs iPhone 6 - The Gadget ShowWhich of these two super power smartphones comes out top? We take a look at the pros and cons of both to find out....From:The Gadget ShowViews:178141ratingsTime:03:33More inScience…
- 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 8:43pm -

Car Gadgets

  • Verizon Wireless And AT&T Fight For Car Connectivity
    Cellular companies are now fighting for the right to connect to your car. Much of the news surrounding the rush for in-car connections sound like the controversies surrounding cellular service. But instead of talking about mobile gadgets like smartph…
    - 22 days ago 3 Oct 14, 7:17pm -
  • Car Makers Vaunt Future Tech at Paris Motor Show
    High-tech gadgets drive a big wow factor at the Paris Motor Show.
    - 23 days ago 3 Oct 14, 4:00pm -
  • High-tech gadgets drive wow factor at Paris motor show
    Paris (AFP) - Ever had trouble getting out of a tight parking space? Had a crash in a foreign country? And what if your car could avoid a potentially fatal collision with a pedestrian?
    - 23 days ago 2 Oct 14, 10:23pm -
  • iOS 8 woes continue with Bluetooth problems
    Apple's mobile operating system iOS 8 may be having problems connecting to certain Bluetooth devices, especially in-car gadgets such as stereos and navigation systems. Users of iOS 8, which comes preinstalled on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and can…
    - 24 days ago 2 Oct 14, 11:21am -
  • Thinking of changing your car? Hold on – second-hand prices may be set to plunge
    Phil Oakley looks at the mathematics of buying a car, and explains why if you’re looking to buy a nearly-new motor, the market may soon be much more attractive. The post Thinking of changing your car? Hold on – second-hand prices may be set to pl…
    - 30 days ago 26 Sep 14, 12:56pm -


  • 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…
    - 45 days ago 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…
    - 45 days ago 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…
    - 45 days ago 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…
    - 45 days ago 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
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 46 days ago 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…
    - 47 days ago 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…
    - 47 days ago 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…
    - 47 days ago 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…
    - 47 days ago 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…
    - 48 days ago 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…
    - 48 days ago 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…
    - 48 days ago 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…
    - 48 days ago 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…
    - 48 days ago 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…
    - 48 days ago 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
    - 51 days ago 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…
    - 51 days ago 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…
    - 51 days ago 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…
    - 51 days ago 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…
    - 51 days ago 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…
    - 51 days ago 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…
    - 52 days ago 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…
    - 52 days ago 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…
    - 52 days ago 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…
    - 52 days ago 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…
    - 52 days ago 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…
    - 53 days ago 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…
    - 53 days ago 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…
    - 53 days ago 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…
    - 53 days ago 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
    - 54 days ago 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…
    - 54 days ago 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…
    - 54 days ago 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…
    - 54 days ago 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…
    - 54 days ago 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…
    - 54 days ago 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…
    - 55 days ago 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…
    - 55 days ago 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…
    - 55 days ago 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…
    - 55 days ago 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,…
    - 58 days ago 29 Aug 14, 3:36pm -

Geekanoids Tube

In Your Ears Without My Face | Geek Vlog 320
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Nerd Block October 2014 Unboxing in 4K
Nerd Block October 2014 Unboxing in 4KPlease Support Me on Patreon Nerd Block October 2014 Unboxing Get your Nerd Block here ... Subscribe on YouTube:…
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2014 £99 GoPro Hero Video Test | Geek Vlog 318Please Support Me on Patreon 2014 £99 GoPro Hero Video Test | Geek Vlog 318 2014 GoPro Hero Unboxing Supplied by ...Fro…
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Speck CandyShell Grip Case for iPhone 6
Speck CandyShell Grip Case for iPhone 6Please Support Me on Patreon Speck CandyShell Grip Case for iPhone 6 Buy your Speck CandyShell Grip here … UK…
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  • newIRL: Keeping a journal with Day One
    Trying to keep a journal has always been difficult for me. Before the age of smartphones, I tried to rely on text files or a physical notepad. If I wasn't forgetting to write down my thoughts, I was losing the file or my handwriting was so bad it..…
    - 11 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • newInvestigating the science in Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar'
    Even the most well respected filmmakers have been known to bend the truth a bit when it comes to depicting science on the silver screen, throwing accuracy to the wind in favor of trivialities like "plot" and "drama." We kid, of course. But how does…
    - 13 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 3:44pm -
  • newSony wants to show you how PS4's online game-sharing works
    When next Tuesday's 2.0 update hits for the PlayStation 4, Sony will finally turn one of the most ambitious promises it made when the console was first announced a reality. We're talking about Share Play, of course. We know: the ability to virtuall…
    - 14 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 2:38pm -
  • newWho'd have thought the Power Mac G5 made a good bench?
    Like it or loathe it, you have to admit that the design of the Power Mac G5 was a very clever way of getting around the system's legendary thermal issues. It was no surprise that the ol' cheesegrater was kept around for the Mac Pro, at least until.…
    - 15 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 1:04pm -
  • newRobotic hand uses the power of static electricity to pick up objects
    A cheap robotic hand developed by a company called Grabit offers something most of the other mechanical limbs we've seen before don't: the ability to pick up objects using electrostatic attraction. Even if you're not familiar with term, you've like…
    - 17 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 11:18am -
  • newAmazon has made its Appstore for Android obsolete
    Since its creation, the Amazon Appstore stood apart, banned from being offered in the official store for Android apps, Google Play, until now... sort of. When Amazon recently updated its main Android app, it got a new "Apps & Games" department that…
    - 22 hours ago 25 Oct 14, 6:39am -
  • Netflix has two more TV shows for 2015: 'Bloodline' and 'F is for Family'
    Concerned there's not enough to watch on Netflix, or that the big studios and networks might hold stuff back for their own streaming services? Rest easy, the video streamer has plans for a slew of exclusive content over the next few years, and this…
    - 1 day ago 25 Oct 14, 2:45am -
  • Engadget Daily: Nexus 9, Google VP sets new space-jump record, and more!
    It's Friday, ya'll. But before you checkout for the weekend, check out all our news highlights from the last 24 hours, including our hands-on with the Nexus 9, a new high-altitude jump record, the best gaming mice you can buy right now, and more..…
    - 1 day ago 25 Oct 14, 12:39am -
  • Nest owns Revolv's home automation tech now, too
    Google's adding another member to its household family that includes Nest and Dropcam, and this time its home automation outfit Revolv. The firm's website lists it as "a Nest company" now, and goes on to to assure existing customers that they're...
    - 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 11:58pm -
  • Sundar Pichai takes control of Google's crucial products
    Well, we guess congratulations are in order. According to Re/code, Sundar Pichai, the senior vice president at Google who used to just be in charge of the Chrome, Android, and web apps teams now basically has control of almost every other Google...
    - 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 10:55pm -
  • Playdate: We're livestreaming 'Fantasia: Music Evolved' on Xbox One! (update: game over!)
    The developers at Harmonix Music Systems know a thing or two about music. And we'd hope so, it is in the company name, after all. The studio's latest Kinect game, Fantasia: Music Evolved, is quite a bit different than anything they've done...
    - 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 10:30pm -
  • Got Google's new Inbox app? Now you can invite three friends!
    The jury's still out on Google's new mobile approach to email, but that hasn't stopped people from going a little batty over getting invited to use it (see also: Gmail, Google Wave). In case you were feeling a little weird about begging Google for…
    - 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 9:39pm -
  • Yardarm will tell dispatchers when and where police fire guns
    With the exception of maybe old Andy Taylor, most police officers in the United States carry a firearm as part of their standard equipment. Wouldn't it be nice to know when those sidearms are drawn, and why? A Silicon Valley startup called Yardarm.…
    - 1 day ago 24 Oct 14, 8:48pm -
  • AT&T locks your new iPad's SIM so you can't switch carriers without a new one
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Home Gadgets

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    Google Inc. (GOOG) added home-automation device maker Revolv Inc. to its portfolio of companies as the search provider pushes deeper into the business of making houses more intelligent.
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  • Orange targets home applications with new mobile-to-TV gadgets and services
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  • A Fire-Safety Nightlight That Offers a New Take on the Smart Home
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  • Get Ready For The Bluetooth Smart Home
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  • Home-control wearable technology coming soon
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  • Move Smart Watches Aside, Smart Houses Are The Next Big Thing
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  • Out of Milk? Your 'Smart Home' Could Fix That Someday
    How Amazon getting into the smart home game could change everything.
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Robot Technology

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  • Robots Gearing Up to Join Ebola Front Lines
    The White House and roboticists have set Nov. 7 to get together in a workshop to explore ways of using robots to help in the battle against Ebola. The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy will cohost the workshop on safety robotics for…
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  • Are robots too cute for comfort?
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  • Robots: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020
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  • Vimicro Announces $39.80 Million Contract Wins in Taiyuan City of Shanxi Province
    BEIJING, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, today announced that its joint venture, Shanxi Zhongtianxin Science…
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  • Mass internet surveillance threatens international law, UN report claims
    Actions of intelligence agencies are corrosive of online privacy, Ben Emmerson says in response to Edward Snowden leaks Mass surveillance of the internet by intelligence agencies is corrosive of online privacy and threatens to undermine international…
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  • Surveillance technology
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  • Vimicro's JV Secures $65 Million Revolving Line of Credit
    BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, today announced that its joint venture, Shanxi Zhongtianxin Science…
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  • Vimicro Announces $12.4 Million Contract Win in Taiyuan City of Shanxi Province
    BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, today announced that its joint venture, Shanxi Zhongtianxin Science…
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