Andrew Scurti

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7 Reasons Not To File Your Taxes Early, Even If You'll Get A Refund

If the IRS owes you a refund, you want to file your taxes immediately, right? Not really. In fact, resist the temptation to file until you’re <i>sure</i> you are ready. You’ll save yourself grief and possibly significant money too.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Tax returns are like lumber</b>. Measure twice, cut once. The best way not to …

Finance

5 Ways You Know the Marvel Universe Really Is Ending

Things are looking pretty grim for the Marvel Universe.<p>Thanks to Marvel's recent Secret Wars announcement, we know that their upcoming event comic …

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …

Apps

This concept turns old phone parts into a supercomputer

Giving modular smartphones a new lease on life<p>One of the selling points for modular smartphones like Project Ara or the Puzzlephone is that they reduce waste. But little has been said about how discarded modules could be put to use. Finland's Circular Devices, the company developing the …

Global solar plane trip to stop in India, Myanmar, U.S. | CNN Travel

Planet Labs Nabs $95 Million And A New COO To Cover The Earth With Flocks Of Tiny Satellites

In less than five years since being founded, satellite startup Planet Labs has created a whole new way to do satellite imagery. Now that it’s proven out its model of deploying tiny satellites to circle the planet in low orbit, the company has brought on some additional capital and hired veteran …

Startups

Finished Dronecraft Carrier Launches Model Airplanes

Remote control and good to go<p>In November, the flight of a drone from another drone was an ephemeral thing. Recorded on video the entire event lasted less than half the duration of the Wright Brother’s famous first. Now, remote control aircraft enthusiast group FliteTest have taken their prototype, …