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Judge orders life support for 13-year-old girl declared brain dead

A judge has ordered an Oakland hospital to keep a girl declared brain dead on life support following what was supposed to be a routine tonsillectomy.<p>At a hearing Friday, both sides in the case agreed to get together and choose a neurologist to further examine 13-year-old Jahi McMath and determine …

New Cosmic Mystery: Butterfly Nebulae Align

Wildlife<p>This mosaic shows a selection of stunning images of butterfly-shaped planetary nebulae taken by Hubble Space Telescope. Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA; NGC 6302: NASA, ESA and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team; NGC 6881: ESA/Hubble & NASA; NGC 5189: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team …

Google Glass app store will debut in 2014

Back in July, a Google Glass software update inadvertently spilled the beans on a forthcoming app store optimized for the device, and now it looks like it's official. According to <i>The New York Times</i>, a Glass-optimized app marketplace is set to debut sometime in 2014, and a Google rep confirmed as …

New to nature special: the top 10 new species

On 23 May,the International Institute for Species Exploration announced the annual top 10 new species for the sixth time. A committee of taxon …

Planets Converge to Form Rare Glowing Triangle This Weekend

This weekend, three planets will nestle together in the western sky at twilight to form a rarely seen glowing triangle. With good timing and a bit of …

Class of Heroes 2 coming June 4 for $24.99

<i>Class of Heroes 2</i>, Acquire's dungeon-crawler role-playing game, is set to launch June 4 for $24.99 on the PlayStation Network for the PlayStation Portable and PlayStation Vita, MonkeyPaw Games announced today.<p>Last month, <i>Class of Heroes 2</i> was available for pre-order for $36.99 from Amazon, which …

Xbox One game pricing up to publishers, Phil Spencer says

Microsoft won't set the price for Xbox One games and will leave the price point of next-gen games up to publishers, Microsoft Studios corporate vice president Phil Spencer told Polygon today.<p>When asked about how games might be priced on the newly announced Xbox One console, Spencer said that's not …

Xbox One will not support Xbox 360 controllers

Xbox 360 controllers will not be compatible with the newly announced Xbox One, Microsoft's corporate vice president Phil Spencer told Polygon at the company's unveiling event in Redmond.<p>The Xbox 360's controller was introduced in 2005. Along with adding a Guide button, it removed and rearranged …

Q&A: Xbox One Australian info

Early this morning Microsoft finally took the wraps off its long-anticipated, next-generation console, the Xbox One. Following the announcement, GameSpot AU chatted with Microsoft Australia’s marketing manager for console and software, Adam Pollington about all the local details.<p><b>GameSpot AU:</b> Will …

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Next-generation Kinect will eventually see a release on Windows PC

The next-generation Kinect will come to Windows PC eventually, Ben Kilgore, corporate vice president of interactive entertainment business confirmed with Polygon today.<p>When asked if the new Kinect will see a release on the Windows PC, Kilgore responded with, "At some point down the line, yeah."<p>All …

Carbine Studios reveals WildStar's scientist and settler paths

WildStar's system of paths<p>Carbine Studios revealed two new character paths today for its massively-multiplayer role-playing game, <i>WildStar</i>: the scientist and the settler.<p>At a recent hands-on event, Carbine showed off the two paths in action: the scientist path is for players who are more interested …

Camera Traps Capture Rare and Beautiful Javan Leopards

Camera traps placed in the Javan rainforest have captured striking images of beautiful and critically endangered Javan leopards. While resting, …

View from space: Four satellites views of Moore tornado

Four images from space, from NASA and NOAA satellites, of the Moore, Oklahoma tornado on May 20, 2013.<p>On May 20, 2013, NASA and NOAA satellites were …

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Android has become a hedge against Microsoft and Windows

Hewlett-Packard rolled out another Android device this week. This could become a pattern as PC makers hedge against a world that's less about Microsoft and more about Google.<p>On Tuesday, the largest PC maker in the world -- a dubious distinction these days -- added a laptop-tablet hybrid to its …

Google+ and Glass just got the upgrade for lifelogging everything

If you’re still laughing at Google+, and at Google Glass, then it might be time to stop; Google has just shown that they’re its next route to …

Consoles that won’t die: The Sega Dreamcast

Read more:<br>Consoles<br>that won’t die<p>The Atari Jaguar<br>• The Commodore 64<br>• The Intellivision<br>• The SNES<br>• The NES<p>Looking at the Dreamcast lineup for 2013, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Sega’s 15-year-old home video game system had never gone away. Of all the supposedly dead consoles, the Dreamcast is surely …

Spacewatch: Solar maximum

There is no greater influence on the Earth and its space environment than that of our local star, the Sun. The level of solar activity, as indicated …