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If Comcast gets TWC, three out of four Americans could get a broadband cap

As regulators attempt to sift through the possible public harms and benefits of Comcast’s(s cmsca) $45.2 billion plan to buy Time Warner Cable(s …

This Origami Toothpaste Tube Squeezes Out Every Last Drop

Our modern toothpaste tube designs have survived from the 1890s, despite the fact that they can waste up to 13% of the goods. Can this collapsible version change that?<p>Before a 19th-century Connecticut inventor named Washington Wentworth Sheffield came up with the idea of using a collapsible lead …

Portable Robot Printer Is Like A Roomba That Squirts Ink

“What is a printer?” asked Zuta Labs, then reimagined it as the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer, as small as your hand.<p>Designed by Zuta Labs and now on Kickstarter, the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer is one for the mobile age. It cleverly sheds the bulk of consumer printing by re-imagining what a printer …

Most People On Twitter Don't Actually Tweet

And the vast majority of people tweet less than once a month.<p>It's old news, really.<p>But the issue of inactive accounts on Twitter will become an issue again on Twitter's next earnings call, on which CEO Dick Costolo will — fingers crossed — show some upbeat user and engagement metrics on the social …

How Science, Art & Technology Together Create the Kitchen of the Future

<b>The future of the kitchen – otherwise known as the 2063 kitchen</b><p>While I was in London I attended, Design Junction, a contemporary design show where, …

G Dock ev REVIEW - Compromises at Every Turn

Performance<p>There are three ways you can use the drives in the G-Dock ev: standalone portable USB 3.0 drives; as separate drives mounted in the bays …

US Navy develops technology to turn seawater into fuel

<b>Washington:</b> Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory have now proven that it's possible to power engines instead with a cheap, convenient …

Jetfuel

Defense Stymies Offensive Progress in Spring Game

Michigan coach Brady Hoke has said that the offense heading into the spring game was going to be vanilla, about as basic as it gets.<p>After Saturday, …

Five Smart Design Technology Kickstarter Projects

Nearly five years have passed since Kickstarter launched, revolutionizing crowdfunding, and helping independent designers turn sketches into real …

Sony Unveils Curved Sensor Technology

What happens when someone creates a camera sensor that better replicates how our eyes are shaped? Well, according to Sony and a recent presentation …

Salmon: Mark Zuckerberg, the Warren Buffett of Technology?

NEW YORK (Reuters Blogs) -- What does Mark Zuckerberg think he's doing, spending $2 billion on Oculus? You could take him at his word -- that he sees …

Tell me a story: augmented reality technology in museums

Storytelling is key to the museum experience, so what do you get when you add tech? Curator-led, non-linear digital tales<p>The Night at the Museum is a children's picture book by Milan Trenc – later, a Hollywood blockbuster – that told the story of a New York museum nightwatchman discovering, to his …

Old habits at Samsung, LG embarrass them abroad

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — When Samsung unveiled a new smartphone at the storied Radio City Music Hall, the Broadway-style spectacle was memorable not …

Bomb explodes on Musharraf's route from hospital

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A bomb struck along a route used by Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf, going off shortly after he drove by it on his way …

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:<p>1. FORT HOOD SHOOTER SOUGHT MENTAL HEALTH …

Ukraine: Yanukovych ordered snipers to shoot

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's interim authorities on Thursday accused fugitive President Viktor Yanukovych of ordering snipers to open fire on …

Lebanon registers 1 million Syrian refugees

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — Yahya was trapped in his hometown for two years by Syria's civil war, moving from house to house to avoid shells and bullets. …

Brother on life support in bathtub drowning

MCCANDLESS, Pa. (AP) — The 6-year-old brother of a boy who drowned in a bathtub has no brain activity and is on life support, according to the …

Argument may have preceded deadly Fort Hood attack

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The soldier who killed three people at Fort Hood may have argued with another service member prior to the attack, and …

A look at Syrian refugees in neighboring countries

BEIRUT (AP) — The massive, chaotic influx of Syrians fleeing their country's civil war has stretched the resources of the neighboring countries …

Apple sues Samsung for $2bn as tech rivals head back to court

The smartphone world's fiercest rivalry is heading back to court again this week in the heart of the Silicon Valley, as Apple and Samsung begin a new trial - accusing each other, once again, of ripping off designs and features.<p>The trial will mark the latest round in a long-running series of …

Making the case for a large Apple 'iPad Pro'

If Apple doesn't build a large, professional tablet, then the Android and the Windows camps will. Oh wait, they <i>already are</i> building them.<p>Samsung has the Android-powered 12.2-inch Galaxy Note Pro and HP has the 13.3-inch Spectre x2 Windows tablet, among other large tablets. These are aimed squarely …

Renderings Based on Leaked Schematics Show Sapphire Glass-Backed iPhone 6 'Air'

Last week, Japanese magazine MacFan published alleged schematics for a 4.7-inch and 5.7-inch iPhone 6. French Apple website <i>Nowhereelse.fr</i>, along with graphic designer Martin Hajek, took these schematics one step further and created 3D "iPhone Air" renderings using these blueprints as a guide (Via</i> …

LG and Samsung gear up for the next bout of flexible display technology

Samsung and LG are on the cutting edge of what could become a popular future trend – curved and flexible display smartphones. The two companies have already released their first generation curved displays, the LG G Flex and the Samsung Galaxy Round. We conducted our own comparison between the two …

Samsung Gear

Thermodo turns your smartphone into an instant thermometer

Today’s smartphones offer countless apps to check the weather, find out upcoming forecasts, or even get alerts when it’s about to rain or snow. But no app can tell you exactly what the temperature is right where you stand. That’s why Robocat, the developers of Haze and other smartphone weather …

Samsung's new monitors include one with a billion-color, 3,840 x 2,160 screen

Now that Samsung's shown us the GS5, Gear 2 smartwatch and its latest Chromebook, it's time for the company's lesser-known product teams to come out of the woodwork. Next up: the display division, which today introduced three new models for 2014, including one with a billion-color, 3,840 x 2,160 …

Morpheuz Pebble app helps track your sleep

An obvious benefit to the Pebble app store are the ideas developers come up with for the smartwatch. As it stands now, the Pebble doesn't include any native activity tracking features. Naturally, developers have taken advantage of this and are attempting to fill in the holes.<p>One such app is called …