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Brain scans could better predict your future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget horoscopes or fortune tellers. There's a new way to tell your future, and it involves a much more reliable medium: human neuroscience.<p>A new study looks at over 70 scientific publications about brain scans such as functional magnetic resonance imaging or electroencephalography, …

The Brain

Waterproof Your Apple Watch Using Liquipel Nano-Coating

If you were a little disappointed to learn that you would not be able to wear the new Apple Watch in the shower. You might be interested to know …

Even In Steve Jobs' Home, Apple Devices Were Never Present At The Dinner Table

Jobs was a low-tech parent, according to The New York Times' Nick Bilton, who had spoken with Jobs in late 2010.<p>When Bilton asked Jobs how his children liked the iPad, Jobs replied: "They haven't used it. We limit how much technology our kids use at home."<p>In fact, Jobs' children didn't seem …

Microsoft reportedly announcing ‘Minecraft’ acquisition on Monday

A potential boost for Windows Phone<p>Reports of Microsoft’s plans to acquire Mojang, creator of the <i>Minecraft</i> video game franchise, surfaced earlier this week, shortly after Apple’s iPhone 6 event. <i>Reuters</i> now reports that the surprise deal is said to be worth $2.5 billion, and Microsoft will announce …

Breathtaking Photos of Ocean Waves Capture the Thrill of Surfing

New Jersey-based photographer Ryan Struck seeks to capture the thrill and beauty of surfing in his gorgeous images of crashing waves awash with the glow of natural sunlight. Transporting the viewer right into the depths of the ocean, the dynamic photos bring time to a breathtaking standstill. …

Photography

One-Wheeled Electric Micro-cycle Lets Riders Travel in Ease and Style

Move over, Segway, a new personal mobility vehicle has rolled into town. After his 13-year-old daughter asked if it was possible to build a one-wheeled motorcycle that she had seen in a video game, engineer Chris Hoffmann spent the next seven years making that dream a reality by constructing the …

Bike Lanes

Scientists are getting closer to a quantum computer — here's why it matters

Over the past few decades, scientists around the world have been working to develop an ambitious new type of device called a quantum computer. And, this week, they took a step closer to that goal.<p>Compared to normal computers, these quantum computers — first theorized in the 1980s, and still in …

How Would Humans Know If They Lived in a Multiverse?

Some theories in physics give rise to the idea of multiple universes, where nearly identical versions of the known universe exist. But if such a …

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

The Aero-X hoverbike from Aerofex is slated for a commercial release in 2017 for just $85,000. Chump change, right?<p>Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has …

Carbon Fiber

NASA successfully uses laser to transfer video from the space station to Earth

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: NASA JPL<p>An experiment on the International Space Station has successfully beamed high definition video back to Earth …

FYI: Can Anything Move Faster Than Light?

Yes, the universe itself will eventually outpace the speed of light. Just how this will happen is a bit complicated, so let's begin at the very beginning: the big bang. Around 14 billion years ago, all matter in the universe was thrown in every direction. That first explosion is still pushing …

First Glimpse of Higgs Bosons at Work Revealed

An extremely rare collision of massive subatomic particles could reveal the nuts and bolts of how the subatomic particles called Higgs bosons impart …

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Apple Said to Be Using Tokenization Technology to Secure Mobile Payments Service

Apple may be integrating tokenization technology in its forthcoming mobile payments solution, reports <i>Bank Innovation</i>. Citing sources close to the matter, the report notes that the company will look to utilize token technology to address security and fraud concerns as integrates the service with the …