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New trailer for Michael Bay's 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Ahead of its US release this Friday, the third trailer for director Michael Bay’s upcoming action thriller <b>13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi</b> …

Call of Duty

Convicted fraudster Allen Stanford says: 'Embarrassment I caused ECB breaks my heart'

Criminal was jailed for 110 years for a $7bn Ponzi scheme but says from prison he and Giles Carke enjoyed a mutual respect<p>The disgraced banker Allen Stanford has said that he “got along well” with Giles Clarke and revealed his “heartbreak” at the embarrassment he caused the England and Wales …

Cricket

Will LiFi Take Big Data And The Internet Of Things To A New Level?

The enormous demand for WiFi and transmissions of mass quantities of data is putting a strain on the current technologies. With the predicted exponential growth of mobile devices, by 2019 more than ten billion mobile devices will exchange 35 quintillion (1018) bytes of information each month — and …

Internet of Things

Has this Indiegogo campaign raised $100,000 selling a fake?

The Lucent 1.0 looks like hardware you want. The micro projector promises both 4K and 3D video packed into a device no bigger than your average smart phone. It’s racked up more than $100,000 from backers on Indiegogo who are keen to get their hands on its ultra-powerful, Android Lollipop UI. It’s …

The Cyber Activists Who Want to Shut Down ISIS

Somewhere in Europe, a man who goes by the name “Mikro” spends his days and nights targeting Islamic State supporters on Twitter.<p>In August 2014, a Twitter account affiliated with Anonymous, the hacker-crusader collective, declared “full-scale cyber war” against ISIS: “Welcome to Operation Ice …

Islam

Need faster broadband? Try posting your data via Amazon's big box

Amazon has come up with a new system for getting huge amounts of data from your computers to theirs: send it by post. As computer science pioneer Andy Tanenbaum wrote: “Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway.”<p>The company’s new Snowball hardware …

Cloud Computing

This Bug-Eyed Camera Is a Whole New Take On Capturing Pro Quality Pics

You’ve never seen a camera that looks like this. Its flat black visage is like the face of some terrible spider. It’s called the Light L16, and it …

MORGAN STANLEY: GoPro's new tiny camera is a flop — we're hacking our price target

Morgan Stanley analysts think GoPro's new tiny camera was a flop, and now the stock is tanking.<p>Shares fell more than 8% to an all-time low of around $27.52.<p>GoPro launched the Hero4 Session in July, touting it as its most compact and most convenient camera yet.<p>But according to Morgan Stanley's James …

Here’s What Was Launched Yesterday for Lightroom CC, Mobile, and Web

In addition to Photoshop Fix, Adobe also announced a bevy of updates to its Lightroom line of programs yesterday at the Adobe MAX conference. It’s an …

Tutorials

Webflow Builds Sites Without Code, Like Squarespace Crossed With Photoshop

When design and code combine, building websites may never be the same.<p>Right now, the web is split between designers and developers. The designers mock up layouts in Photoshop. The developers turn that imagery into functional code via standards like CSS and Javascript. As a result, designers have …

Top Gun Onesie

Take my breath away is right. This Top Gun jumpsuit does it in the comfort of 100% French terry cotton too. So soft, according to maker OnePiece, I …

16 extraordinary McDonald's restaurants around the world

McDonald's

UK police seek gang behind '200 million pound' heist | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British police were hunting for a gang on Wednesday who raided safety deposit boxes in London’s major jewellery business district, making off with cash and gems in what local media said could be the country’s biggest-ever heist.<p>A man passes a safe deposit building on Hatton …

Defy The Cable Company With A DIY HDTV Antenna

Stick it to the man<p>Frustrated by years of expensive cable bills, Norm Sutaria ditched his set-top box and used online instructions to build a homemade HDTV antenna. Then the education specialist shared his newfound expertise with a class at Brooklyn Brainery, a crowd-sourced education space in New …

Uber Has Been Effectively Broken For Blind iPhone Users Since January

For more than six weeks, the ride-hailing app has been difficult — and in some cases impossible — to access for a group of people that relies on it heavily. Accessibility activists say they've repeatedly asked for a fix. Uber says it's working on the issue.<p>Blind people have been largely unable to …