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Where Does The Electronic Waste of America End Up?

Jim Puckett flies above the Pacific Ocean looking for the electronic waste of America. He wants people to know what happens to their devices as the …

Hong Kong

Premiere: Electronic Soul Duo Kllo Hit Gold With The "Bolide" Video

For their latest track, "Bolide", Australian duo Kllo appear to have hit a golden formula: warm, glitchy electronics coupled with deeply emotive …

Becoming Cyborg: Scientists Figured Out How to Put Electronics Inside Our Bodies

Electronics and fluids don’t mix—this is largely the reason why, despite advances in the field, we have yet to really tap into the possibilities of …

Electronic device detects molecules linked to cancer, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

A biosensor developed by researchers at the National Nanotechnology Laboratory (LNNano) in Campinas, São Paulo State, Brazil, has been proven capable …

SteelSeries ships Rival 700 gaming mouse just in time for Overwatch

I'm sorry to interrupt your <i>Overwatch</i> play, but I have a very important mouse to tell you about that maybe will make you better at <i>Overwatch</i>. The new SteelSeries Rival 700 is a fancy gaming mouse for playing video games. Games like <i>Overwatch</i>, maybe. Look it's not like there's some sort of branded …

Take a look inside this Hyperloop pod to allay your claustrophobia

While its rival Hyperloop One is more focused on using the far-out transportation system to move freight — the startup recently announced plans to study using the Hyperloop to move cargo between the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles — Hyperloop Transportation aims to convince skeptics that its …

Multi-cloud security startup vArmour raises $41M more, led in part by Telstra

Cybercrime is a rising problem — expected to cost organizations between $500 billion and $2 trillion by 2019. Now a startup that has built what it markets as an economical tool to fight cybercrime has raised some money to help it grow.<p>vArmour — a startup that offers security solutions specifically …

Startups

Apple rehires cryptography expert to tighten security 

Renowned practical cryptography expert Jon Callas is returning to Apple to help the iPhone-maker stay ahead of hackers and the FBI in its on going battle with security.<p>Callas co-founded well known secure communications companies such as Silent Circle, Blackphone, and PGP Corp. This will be his …

Tim Cook

LG announces pricing for G5 'Friends' accessories, available now

LG took to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February to announce its new G5 smartphone, and although its processing speeds and battery life aren't good enough to knock the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge off their respective pedestals, we can't deny the convenience of its modular design.<p>Similar …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft awards grants to bring affordable Internet access to the masses

Microsoft said Tuesday it had awarded grants to 12 businesses as part of the company's Affordable Access Initiative, part of the software giant's effort to encourage low-cost Internet around the world.<p>Grant recipients include businesses from Argentina, Botswana, India, Indonesia, Malawi, Nigeria, …

After delay, solar plane will fly from Ohio to Pennsylvania

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — After a delay to check for possible damage, a solar-powered airplane will take off Wednesday for its planned flight from Ohio to …

The OnePlus 3 will be unveiled on June 14

The OnePlus 3 has been subject to quite a few leaks over the past few days. Renders have been shown off, specs have been outed, and the new handset has even been spotted in the wild. One thing that hasn’t been confirmed yet is the release date, but thanks to a tipster of ours we now have that …

Apple prepping Siri SDK and Echo-like home assistant gadget

Apple is preparing an SDK that would allow developers much greater access to Siri — and the improved assistant will power a stationary hub device like Amazon’s Echo. A report from The Information tallies with things we’ve heard over the last few weeks; expect an announcement, if not the device …

Jony Ive

Encryption expert returns to Apple in wake of San Bernardino standoff

One of the cryptography world's biggest names has returned to Apple. According to a <i>Reuters</i> report, former Silent Circle CTO Jon Callas is employed by Apple as of this month, working in an undisclosed capacity. (Reached by <i>The Verge</i>, Apple confirmed the news.) Callas is best known for his work on the …