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Opera is the first big web browser with a built-in VPN

If you've wanted to use a virtual private network to improve your web privacy or (let's be honest) dodge content restrictions, you've usually had to either install a third-party client or use a relatively niche browser with the feature built-in. As of today, though, you have a more mainstream …

Google and Apple, once enemies, unite thanks to the FBI

The fault lines dividing Silicon Valley's two most powerful technology companies shifted this week, however briefly, as Google was compelled to stand …

Privacy

Would you set sail on Titanic II?

As sequels go Titanic II seems a hard sell, yet the full-size replica may yet venture forth, from Jiangsu to Dubai. Plus, more quirky stories and great photography<p><b>When you’re a billionaire</b>, you can pretty much do whatever the damn hell you want. For Aussie moneyman Clive Palmer, this means building …

Windows Phone sales have almost ground to a halt

Gartner has released its smartphone stats for Q4 2015 and the news is especially bad for Microsoft. In Q4 2014, the software giant owned 2.8 percent of the smartphone market -- not great, but still good enough for around 10 million units sold. In the same quarter of 2015, however, Windows Phone …

Inside the U.S. presidential graveyard - CNN Style

Written by By Sheena McKenzie, CNN<p>In a field in Williamsburg, Virginia, a ghostly army of U.S. presidents appears buried chest-deep, as if caught in a nightmarish quicksand.<p>George Washington's nose -- or what's left of it -- struggles to stay attached to his crumbling concrete face. Stains streak …

George Washington

Why You Can't Buy Microsoft's Best Laptop

Customers are lined up to buy Microsoft’s new Surface Book model, the one with a roomy one-terabyte (TB) flash drive. But there’s a problem. They …

This Tiny Glass Disc Can Store 360TB of Data For 13.8 Billion Years

Our knowledge will live on.<p>It's estimated that humans are producing the equivalent of 10 million Blu-ray discs' worth of data every single day - and …

5 Books That Chronicle the Secret War Between Science and Magic

Life is a never-ceasing struggle between the old and the new. Ideas burst onto the scene amid fireworks, and then slowly rust and rot until they’re …

Books

Microsoft’s HoloLens will be ‘totally wireless’ with up to 5.5 hours of battery life

Microsoft technical evangelist Bruce Harris has unveiled new details for Microsoft’s augmented reality headset, HoloLens. At an event in Tel Aviv, Harris was recorded (via Petri) saying that that any universal Windows 10 app will run natively on the device, as we’ve already heard, and that …

Twitter Gaming debuts so you can tweet about games in 140 characters

Gamers have a new place to gather on Twitter. The social network has launched @TwitterGaming, a new way to discover, follow, and join conversations about gaming.<p>The new handle shows that gaming is just getting too big to ignore. Thousands of gaming-related tweets are already sent on Twitter each …

Xbox Live is down for some — and Snoop Dogg is mad as hell about it

Gamers are having difficulty getting online to play games with friends on Xbox One, and that’s ruining one rapper’s day.<p>Xbox Live is down for some players today. The service is preventing people from using matchmaking, cloud storage, and social features, according to an update on the Xbox Live …

Snoop Dogg

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This DIY Thermal Camera Reveals Hot and Cold Spots Around the House, Is Fun to Build

A thermal camera is a really useful device to have, especially for home improvement projects. You can see hot and cold spots where your home may be …

Lily Camera Drone Points Toward A Nano-Sized Future For Personal Recorders

Lily, the personal camera drone that follows the user and records in HD, has taken in a massive 60,000 pre-orders since launch in May and amassed a whopping $34m in funding at the end of 2015.<p>Lily is a self-flying camera drone that takes flight once it’s thrown into the air and follows its owner …

This is the first book of photos ever made, and it's only images of British algae

In 1843, British botanist Anna Atkins made history.<p>When experimenting with photography, Atkins didn't go for images of landscapes or pictures of pretty flowers. Instead, the amateur botanist created the first book produced entirely of photographic works, titled "Photographs of British Algae."<p>The …

The best underwater photography of 2015 illuminates rarely seen marine life

Winners of the 2015 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition were announced this week, and they include images of rarely seen marine life.<p>The contest, …

These Photos Show the Alien Beauty of Life Underwater

Most of us have a vague, abstract concept of life beneath the sea. But a few men and women are dedicated to brining the secrets of the deep into the …

Nikon has video samples of its KeyMission 360 camera

With virtual reality headsets on the rise, so too are the cameras that capture content for the device. We’ve seen a wide variety of them already, …

Videography

See a Photographer’s Dreamy Visions of Couture

View Slideshow<p>The scenes that photographer Cathleen Naundorf concocts to photograph couture are so atmospheric, at first glance, they appear to be …

The Amazing Neuroscience of Drummers

Drummers may find themselves as the butt of the jokes in the music world, but science says that science shows drummers have an advantage over …