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Sony's full-frame, high-ISO Alpha 7s II can record 4K video

Sony has revealed the mirrorless full-frame Alpha A7s II, the successor to one of its most unusual cameras. The original Alpha A7s carried a maximum 409,600 max ISO setting, allowing images to be captured in near darkness. The new model has similar powers, but fixes the biggest problem with the old …

Leano Ultra Portable Folding Chair Launches On Kickstarter (video)

Anyone in the market for a collapsible ultraportable folding chair that can be used practically anywhere, might be interested a new minimalist design …

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro With 5.7 Inch QHD Launches May 12th

The Xiaomi Mi Note Pro was announced back in January and now the company has announced that the handset will go on sale on the 12th of May.<p>The Xiaomi …

Mobile Technology

Illustrator vs Photoshop

Indian designer M.A. Kather created a project about the differences in illustrator and Photoshop explained in minimalistic visual design. What's your …

Xbox One to Windows 10 streaming feels just like console gaming

With the release of Windows 10, Sony won't be the only company to offer game streaming from its consoles. Today we finally got our hands on Windows 10's Xbox One game streaming feature, which lets you bring your entire Xbox gaming experience to any PC running the new OS. And even in its early …

Windows 10

The Universe Might Be A Giant Hologram. Cue The Existential Crisis...

Is the world around us really just a trick of the eye?<p>Scientists have long believed the universe could be a giant hologram -- a two-dimensional realm that only <i>seems</i> to be three-dimensional -- and now a group of Viennese researchers have done the math to prove that such a scenario isn't quite as …

Tesla Powerwall Is A New Battery For Your Home

Tesla is know for making electric cars and now the company is getting into the energy business with the launch of Tesla Energy and the Tesla …

Make it so!: NASA engineers say they successfully tested a real 'warp drive'

NASA has successfully tested a type of drive that could eventually take the concept of “warp drive” from science-fiction to reality, <i>CNET</i> reported.<p>The …

Watch A Tiny Robot Pull Something Nearly 2,000 Times Its Size [Video]

Do you even lift?<p>Could you pull a blue whale across a beach? How about scale a skyscraper carrying an elephant on your back? Of course you can't. But it would be really awesome if you could, right?<p>Tiny robots built by members of the Biomimetics and Dexterous Manipulation Lab at Stanford University …

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 Edge reportedly receiving Android 5.1.1 OTA!

Samsung has never been the fastest when it comes to updating to newer versions of Android but thankfully this situation has changed a bit with Lollipop, as the Korean giant has done a pretty good job of pushing the update out to many of its flagship devices. Of course, Android isn’t standing still …

Microsoft has a new plan to capitalize on Apple and Google’s success

Microsoft, which dominated the PC era with Windows, has seen its relevance fade as Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS have defined the mobile era. Now as Microsoft puts its muscle behind the new Windows 10 operating system, it also has a new approach to wooing companies that make apps for rival …

3 atom-thick transistor promises ultra-thin electronics

Researchers from Cornell University announced a breakthrough in transistor technology in the latest issue of the journal, <i>Nature</i>. The team has reportedly developed a novel and highly efficient method of producing an experimental material known as transition metal dichalcogenide (TMD). TMD is an …

Nanotech

Forget London: these are the best UK cities for tech jobs

London has the most jobs and offers the highest salaries, but tech hubs in other cities are growing at a faster rate and even paying freelancers more<p>Demand for IT workers is growing healthily but techies looking to beat the competition could do well to venture outside of London.<p>The number of …

Magnetically Levitating Elevators Could Reshape Skylines

They go up, down, and all around<p>With the debut of passenger elevators some 150 years ago, cities were forever changed. Freed from the tyranny of stairwells, architects built as high as they liked. That is, until they ran into another barrier: the weight of steel cables. A new elevator design from …

Is NASA one step closer to warp drive?

Potentially good news for those who want to zip around our solar system, and beyond, at speeds approaching that of light -- and maybe even faster.<p>NASA, according to NASASpaceFlight.com, is quietly claiming to have successfully tested a revolutionary new means of space travel that could one day …

Space Travel

Industrial Revolution III 3D printer places electronics within the objects it creates

There are printers that print food, printers that use lasers, printers that sinter metal, and printers that make full color objects. Adding to the …

Stephen Hawking tells fans Zayn Malik could still be in a parallel One Direction

Stephen Hawking has told One Direction fans to pay close attention to theoretical physics because it might come up with proof of an alternative universe in which Zayn Malik is still in the band.<p>The physicist and cosmologist appeared in holographic form at the Sydney Opera House on Saturday, …

Stephen Hawking