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[FREE ANDROID APP] Elevate - Your Personal Brain Trainer

Today FREE APP is Elevate - Brain Training.<p>For more FREE APPS or FREE GAMES, visit: <br>http://android711.blogspot.com/<p>Elevate - Brain Training is an app …

Tiny robots pull objects up to 2,000 times their own weight

The equivalent of a human dragging a blue whale<p>Engineers from Stanford University have created miniature robots named "MicroTugs" capable of pulling and lifting objects more than 100 times their own weight. The strongest of the bots weighs just 12 grams but can pull objects 2,000 times heavier than …

Google's New Chromebit Computer Is Ridiculously Small

An inch or two longer than the typical USB drive.<p>Google's newest computer is about the size of an inhaler and could easily be mistaken for one were it not for its Chrome branding. It's called the Chromebit and it will be one of the smallest computers on the market when it ships this …

HP teamed up with Microsoft to build its latest flagship laptop

This isn't your typical laptop announcement post. The most interesting thing about the Spectre x360, HP's new flagship notebook, isn't its design, performance or even price. No, what's interesting about this laptop is that Microsoft helped build it. Over the course of a year and a half, the two …

HP's Spectre x360 is a powerful new MacBook Air competitor

HP is introducing what it's calling its "most premium" computer yet: the Spectre x360, a high-end laptop that's able to flip its display around to work as a tablet, too. The Spectre x360 has an aluminum body that's 15.9mm thick and weighs 3.3 pounds. It has a simple, silver-gray style that probably …

HP's Omen 15 Gaming Notebook Straddles The Ultrabook Line With Voodoo DNA

When industry visionary and entrepreneur Rahul Sood parted ways with HP a few years back, post-acquisition of his boutique game PC company VoodooPC, it was clear that HP had assimilated his start-up company enough such that he felt his job was done there as CTO of its gaming PC business unit. Sood …

This clock rotates to tell you the time anywhere in the world

11+ is a small Korean design firm that's slowly carving out a name for itself as a maker of truly beautiful objects. Its latest is a simple cylindrical desk clock with a difference. Major world city names adorn the side of the appropriately named World Clock, and it can be rotated to display the …

HP’s Surface Pro 3 replica debuts today

Another HP clone<p>HP is launching its own version of the Surface Pro 3 today. No, it hasn’t taken over manufacturing of Microsoft’s tablet, it’s merely imitating it. HP’s new Envy x2 has a multi-angle kickstand, a fabric keyboard cover that clicks into place with a stylus holder loop, and it all adds …

Microsoft can't explain why its Surface tablet needs a pen

It’s hard to say why pens for tablets are still a thing, at least in 30 seconds<p>What can you do in 30 seconds? If it’s an advertisement for the Surface, the answer is: a lot. For the past two years, Microsoft has been showing the tablet running the full version of Office, editing photos in Adobe …

Google's internet balloons are staying aloft longer than anyone expected

The company is announcing a number of milestones as it moves forward with its ambitious X Labs project<p>When Google announced Project Loon in June of last year many balloon experts were skeptical of its chances. The stated goal was that the balloons that would last 100 days or more in the air, but …

Yale, Organovo team up to 3D print organs for transplants

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Organovo<p>Every day, an average of 18 people die waiting for an organ donation. The growing transplant wait list was …

Apple Patents An iPhone Drop Protection Mechanism That Changes Device Angle In Freefall

Apple has a new patent granted by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider), which describes a system that can actually re-orient an iPhone during freefall, changing the angle of its eventual impact with the ground after first determining how best to shift it to make sure the fall does as little damage as …

Now We've Got The First Colour Photos of Comet 67P

Redditors are sharing the above snap, which looks like it was set for release at the AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco on December 15.<p>There has been a lot of discussion online as to why we're only being shown monochrome images of the comet. A lot of the most stunning pics have been taken by …

Samsung's Galaxy S5 Sales Fall, While Apple Sees The Same Problem With The iPad

Much has been written recently about Samsung’s failure to sell as many Galaxy S5s as predicted. Of course, producing more phones than you can sell is a problem in anyone’s book, but the decline in interest around the S5 is a problem that will befall all smartphones eventually. Apple has dodged the …

Apple iPhone 6 Plus teardown reveals subtle differences from iPhone 6

On the outside, the iPhone 6 Plus looks like just a scaled up iPhone 6, but the internal hardware tells a different story. The phones are very similar but far from identical.<p><b>For more information on the iPhone 6 Plus, including performance and battery life benchmark tests, check out Tim Stevens'</b> …

Mobile Technology

A Bus Isn't The Only Thing That Can Be Powered By Poop

What can you do with human waste? Besides flushing it?<p>That's a question that came to mind when we read about the United Kingdom's first-ever "Bio-bus." It's a tour bus that runs between the cities of Bristol and Bath. The tank is filled with biomethane gas generated from food waste and human …

These 5 smartwatch uses will make you stop loving your smartphone

Maybe smartphones weren’t such a great idea.<p>As an ideal personal computing device, they may have been doomed from the start. Smartphones, after all, have their roots in a completely different tech paradigm — telephony. The personal computing functions were bolted on over time. That’s why they were …

Forget flares. Next time you're in trouble, send up a balloon

We've all seen the movie. A character gets lost at sea or deep in the woods and he or she shoots a flare into the air. It glows brightly, fizzles out and then -- nothing. A cold, lonely night accompanied by poignant violin-heavy music ensues. The next day, rescue helicopters zip by overhead but …

Hiking

Siri uses sick rhyming skills to dis Cortana

Microsoft has assaulted Siri with a wave of ads pitting the popular digital assistant against Windows Phone’s Cortana, and while Siri repeatedly gets topped in areas like traffic alerts and reminders, she’s got some secret rhyming skills Cortana can’t top.<p>To showcase Siri’s mad ability to flow like …

Here's a machine that turns water into synthetic gasoline

Even with the amount of electric vehicles we've seen lately, it's likely going to be a long time until they completely replace traditional combustion engines on the road. So how are we going to get away from pricey fossil fuels until then? Well, water could be a possibility. German company Sunfire …