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Comparison: Tesla Model 3 vs. Chevrolet Bolt

Looking Into the Future of Affordable Electric Cars<p>Elon Musk’s new <b>Tesla Model 3</b> may have garnered all of the media’s attention last night at the car’s debut, but it won’t be the affordable first mass-market electric vehicle with at least 200 miles of range to hit the market. That honor goes to the</b> …

The 14 hottest apps of the month

March was a great month for new apps and big updates to apps we already know and love. Here's everything you may have missed:

Watch a baby’s adorable reaction to being able to see clearly for the first time

We often forget how miraculous glasses are until we see a baby with poor vision trying them on for the first time. Proud mother Jessica Sinclair …

Blinky.Shoes are customizable LED light strips for your shoes

Do you miss those blinking shoes you had as a kid? Blinky.Shoes aims to fill that inner void, and it takes the technology to the next level. …

Arduino

Up close with the new Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman costumes

Man of Steel

London Bridge transformed into a rainbow brick road will brighten your Monday

LONDON — It was a grey, rainy and cold morning for most of the city Monday, but people crossing the Thames via London Bridge were given something to …

The microwave may be getting its biggest upgrade in 50 years

The microwave has been a household staple since its inception nearly 50 years ago, but hasn't seen much in innovation despite major tech …

Here's why Apple had no chance against Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift, 25, is the most powerful businesswoman in America.<p>Swift wrote an immaculately phrased Tumblr post about why Apple should pay artists …

The Taylor Swift guide to being a kickass businesswoman

Darling, she’s a businesswoman dressed as a pop star.<p>Taylor Swift is known for selling out arenas with her catchy ballads about love, loss, and …

How can this adorable baby hippo even be real?

Prepare yourself — your heart is about to be melted by a tiny hippo.<p>Obi is Melbourne Zoo's newest baby pygmy hippo. He recently got to go for his …

3 Aussie entrepreneurs on how they're mixing technology and fashion

You might not think fashion and the hoodie-dominated world of technology would mix. Technology is often focused on efficiency, while fashion is about …

Robots could one day give factory workers super strength

Super strength has long been a dream limited to comic books and sci-fi movies. But a robotic exoskeleton designed to help factory workers lift heavy …

Charging your phone will soon be a thing of the past

Imagine never again having that frantic feeling that your smartphone battery is about to die.<p>Amazingly, charging your phone may soon be a thing of the past: Technology companies are developing a way for your gadgets to power up while they're sitting in your pocket.<p>By converting radio waves into …

Tech Trends

California's black license plates are back in production

The black license plates used on California cars from 1963 to 1969 are back, thanks to a piece of legislation sponsored by Los Angeles Assemblyman<p>Mike Gattoand 7,500 paying customers.<p>The California Department of Motor Vehicles announced Monday that it has received 7,500 orders for the classic black …

Rooting the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge disables one of their unique features

We already know that U.S. carriers are removing certain apps from the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. But you should also know that rooting the device …

Could 'Sprayable Sleep' help your insomnia?

You spray your hair to keep it in place. You spray your mouth to keep your breath fresh on first dates. Now, how about spraying your neck to help you …

Google opens its first branded retail store

Google is taking its biggest step yet into the world of bricks-and-mortar retail.<p>On Wednesday, the Internet giant opened its first branded store in …

Watch people code in real time with Livecoding.tv

There are plenty of decent options to learn basic code — such as Codeacademy or Coursera — but what about people who want to take it a step …

Showing hello: 15 ways people greet each other around the world

<i>Bonjour</i>. <i>Namaste</i>. <i>Ciao</i>. <i>Ni hao</i>. <i>Guten tag</i>.<p>There are a number of ways to say hello around the world, and just as many ways to show them.<p>These traditional …

Every parent is frozen in terror about 'Frozen 2'

Disney ruined lives on Thursday by announcing the sequel to 2013's cult-classic (by cult, we mean the entire galaxy) <i>Frozen</i>.<p>While Elsa has maninted …

Pencil by FiftyThree smart digital stylus for iPad: Graphite $40, Walnut $50 shipped (orig. up to $75)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon has the Pencil by FiftyThree smart digital stylus for iPad for <b>$39.95</b> shipped in black graphite aluminum and <b>$49.95</b> shipped …

This Electric Bike Folds Up To Fit Inside Your Backpack

There goes your last excuse for not biking to work.<p>Most folding bikes are still fairly large even when they’re folded up, and they’re awkward to carry on a crowded subway car or elevator. Folding electric bikes are even bulkier. But the Impossible Bike, a new electric bike now crowdfunding on …

The Army is getting serious about cyberwarfare

When Laura Jackson went to her local Army recruiter, she wasn't actually sure what she wanted to do in uniform. She was interested in intelligence, figuring it would be challenging, with some good career prospects to boot. One of the options was a job labeled "35Q."<p>"I had another semester of school …

China restaurant introduces robot waiters

A restaurant in China is trying to revolutionise customer service by introducing robot waiters to deliver food and drinks.<p>Tim Allman reports.

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7 Reasons Why You Should Buy An Android Phone Over An iPhone

Android Phones

How to Optimize Your Business with a Mobile App

When it comes to the business value of mobile, the growth and engagement numbers speak for themselves. According to one study from Cisco, traffic from wireless and mobile devices are expected to outpace wired devices by 2018. Not to mention, mobile data traffic will grow three times faster than …

Karlie Kloss Wants to Teach Girls Everywhere How to Code

If you follow supermodel <b>Karlie Kloss</b> on Instagram, you know she’s been on a mission to learn how to code. Now, she’s putting those recently acquired skills to good use by joining Code.org, a nonprofit seeking to encourage girls and women to embrace computer science. On Monday, the organization will …

This awesome iOS keyboard does something that SwiftKey, Swype and others can’t

With so many third-party iOS 8 keyboards to choose from these days, standing out can be a huge challenge for anyone who’s not an established player. …

'Arrow' shoots to highest rating ever

Oliver should hang out with Barry more often. The CW’s <i>Arrow</i> just shot to its highest rating ever for the conclusion of its crossover with <i>The</i> …