Marc Salinas

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Out Of Ideas And In Debt, Spain Sets Sights On Taxing The Sun

It’s always sunny in Spain, right? That might be a bit of an overstatement but the country hasn’t garnered a sunny reputation for nothing: cities like Huelva and Seville boast nearly 3,000 hours of sunshine per year. With so much sunshine at its disposal, Spain has aggressively pursued the …

10 Song of the Summer Contenders From Daft Punk to Ciara (VIDEO)

At summer’s midway point, Kevin Fallon ranks this year’s contenders for the season’s biggest song.<p>Each year artists hustle to deliver the song of the …

Extended Need for Speed Rivals E3 trailer gets philosophical

A new extended version of the <i>Need for Speed Rivals</i> trailer that premiered at E3 in June discusses the motivations for cop and racer alike.<p>With an extra thirty seconds of footage, the extended trailer mainly adds several new lines to both the cop and racer narrations. The police narrator mentions …

Physics sim makes nuking your town a consequential game

A simulator launched today turns the act of dropping a nuclear bomb anywhere on the globe into a game where you can view some serious simulated consequences.<p>Alex Wellerstein, an Associate Historian specializing in nuclear weapons and nuclear secrecy at the Center for History of Physics at the …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and smart watch due September

Samsung is set to reveal the Samsung Gear smart watch at the same time in September as the Galaxy Note 3 -- beating both Apple's iWatch and the new …

Samsung bringing its curved OLED TV to the US at selected retailers this week

Samsung and LG both introduced curved OLED TVs back at CES earlier this year, and it looks like Samsung's will be available in the US very soon — albeit in limited quantities. As reported earlier by <i>CNET</i>, a high-end TV and electronics dealer in Scarsdale, NY called Value Electronics says that it'll …

Ubuntu Edge smartphone seeks $32m of crowdfunded cash

<b>The developer of the Ubuntu operating system has turned to a crowdfunding site in an attempt to launch a handset pre-installed with its software.</b><p>London-based Canonical is seeking to raise $32m (£20.8m) over the next 30 days to produce 40,000 devices.<p>To succeed it needs to raise several times more …