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'Battlefield Hardline' And First-Person Shooters Aren't The Problem With Ferguson And Militarized Police In America

Video games glamorize violence. They do this, gleefully and without apology, and they always will.<p>Almost without exception if you’re playing video games you’re engaging in some form of physical conflict, whether that’s shooting Nazis, stabbing ninjas, or stomping on goombas.<p>There are the outliers, …

Sharp's new phone for Sprint looks like something out of a sci-fi fantasy

This week, Sharp, Softbank, and Sprint announced a new line of devices called Aquos Crystal, which feature full-screen designs like nothing we've seen before. Sprint confirmed today that it would be getting the 5-inch Aquos Crystal smartphone, a new mid-range device unlike anything else in Sprint's …

ADT wants to automate your home with the help of IFTTT

Now that home automation is all the rage, household security outfit ADT is looking to dive further into the fray with a hand from If This Then That (IFTTT). Using the home alarm company's Pulse system and the appropriate channel from the recipe-based app, you'll be able to leverage automated chores …

GTA 5 Next-Gen: Transferring Current Gen Characters and Game Progress to PS4, Xbox One and PC

Renowned YouTube tipster, DomisLive (aka Dom), has revealed some interesting titbits about the possibility of transferring current gen game ranking …

New images of Moto X+1 emerge – bigger and better

Motorola is set to announce its best upcoming devices only a few weeks from now, on September 4th. Along with the Moto G2, Moto 360 and a bluetooth headset, we are also expecting a new Moto X. Previously rumored as the Moto X+1, this device is showing itself again in today’s leaks.<p>The Moto X+1’s …

Mobile Technology

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Price Is £499

Samsung just announced their latest smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, when the handset was made official, there were no details on pricing.<p>Now UK …

Motorola Shamu aka Nexus 6 Appears in GFX Benchmark, Confirms 1080p Display and Snapdragon 801 CPU

The Nexus 6, aka Motorola Shamu, has been in the spotlight following Google's revelation about a new Nexus-like program called Android Silver being …

First Galaxy Alpha review is already out, here are the key findings

Hi-tech.mail.ru<p>The Galaxy Alpha just launched today, and while Samsung shared many details about the device, there’s nothing like real hands-on impressions to get to know a smartphone.<p>Fortunately, Russian website <i>Hi-tech.mail.ru</i> managed to obtain a Galaxy Alpha in advance and put out a good hands-on …

Samsung’s Metal-Edged Galaxy Alpha Is Its Most iPhone-A-Like Handset Ever

[gallery ids="1043093,1043092,1043085,1043086,1043087,1043088,1043090,1043089,1043091"]<p>Samsung has announced a new metal-edged flagship smartphone that takes its design language a step closer to the iPhone — and gives it something to fend off competition from surefooted Android startup Xiaomi.<p>The …

Cheetah cub: Headless running robot cat could aid in rescue research

Here's a cat that will do more whirring than purring: a robotic cheetah cub designed to trot at the fastest clip of any legged machine in its class. The mechanical running feline, described in the International Journal of Robotics Research, could help blaze a trail for engineers designing fast and …

Robotics

Learn How To Build And Fly Your Own Drones

The company's latest course offering is a bit of a departure from the norm. It's a class on how to build and pilot your own drone — a flying robot.<p>The date is yet to be determined, but the $1,750 class will be held held every Saturday over a 10-week period in Boulder. The fee includes all the …

Drones