Dan Montague

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This is what London's Heathrow airport would look like as a futuristic city

Isaac Asimov's 1964 Predictions About 2014 Are Frighteningly Accurate

NAILED it.<p>In 1964, famed science fiction writer Isaac Asimov ventured a guess at what you might find if you set foot inside the 2014 World's Fair. Using his gift for envisioning future technology, Asimov's predictions from 50 years out are both stunningly accurate and perhaps a little bit …

Isaac Asimov

1001 Things that Are More Important than Miley Cyrus.

So, apparently, the most important news we’ve had in the past few days is that Miley Cyrus put on quite the show at the VMAs.<p>Imagine, a young, …

Chemical warfare in Syria

Reporters for "Le Monde" spent two months clandestinely in the Damascus area alongside Syrian rebels. On the scene during chemical weapons attacks, …

Pressy: the one-button Android controller so cool it was Kickstarted in under a day

If Kickstarter had a 24-hour funders club, Pebble and the Bolex Camera would be welcoming Pressy today. In under a day, the multifunction Android controller has more than doubled its $40,000 goal (raising $108,435 from 4,889 backers as of this writing) and with 45 days left to go, the numbers keep …

NFL and players reach '$765m concussion settlement'

<b>The National Football League and former players who say it hid the dangers of concussion have reached a $765m (£490m) settlement, a judge says.</b><p>The NFL would pay the sum to fund concussion-related compensation, medical exams and research.<p>Federal Judge Anita Brody in Philadelphia announced the deal …

FBI Can Remotely Activate Android Smartphone And Laptop Mics, WSJ Reports

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the FBI employs a number of high-tech hacker tactics in its efforts to round up information on suspects, including the ability to remotely activate microphones on Android devices and notebook computers, according to one of its sources who is described as a …

America's Diaper Crisis Is All Too Real

US to begin processing visa applications equally for married same-sex couples

The US will begin processing visa applications from same-sex married couples in the same manner as heterosexual spouses, secretary of state John Kerry confirmed on Friday, bringing full equality to the country's immigration system for the first time.<p>The announcement, made at the US embassy in …