Daniel Hargreaves

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No, seriously: It’s time for Adobe Flash to die

Somewhere, Steve Jobs is smiling. Per <i>The Verge</i>, Facebook chief security officer Alex Stamos has taken to Twitter to argue that Adobe needs to set a …

A closer look at Sony's first crowdfunded products

It could be the start of a new Sony -- a company that's trying to recalibrate its new product compass by throwing nascent ideas and projects to the public... and asking for money. Perhaps Sony's most interesting move might be launching First Flight, its very own crowdfunding platform-slash-online …

Japan’s new space satellite has captured the most beautiful images of Earth

It’s always neat to look at pictures of Earth from space but Japan’s Himawari-8 weather satellite has just outdone every beautiful set of Earth …

10 Ways to Achieve Cold Brew Coffee Greatness

From better ice cubes to DIY flavored syrup, here are 10 simple, awesome ways to make cold brew iced coffee even better.<p>There are three things that iced coffee should be: strong, bracingly cold, and in your hand as soon as possible. Unfortunately, it can also be expensive, so we're big fans of DIY …

Internet’s new addressing system now mainstream, says Apple – prioritized in iOS 9 & OS X 10.11 betas

With the Internet running out of standard 32-bit IP addresses (known as IPv4), the switch to IPv6 – which offers 128-bit addresses – has been quietly underway for some time. Apple says this work has now progressed sufficiently for IPv6 to be considered mainstream, and it is prioritizing the use of …

OS X

Tesla 'Most Popular' U.S. Electric Vehicle In Q1, While Norway Leads Globally, Says IHS

<b>UPDATE</b>: Tesla Motors leads the U.S. electric vehicle market, while Norway is tops globally, according to data released last week by a major market research firm.<p>In a research note (hat-tip to Motor Trend), market researcher IHS issued its quarterly Automotive Plug-in Electric Vehicle Index. The …

Update makes iTunes Match play nice with Apple Music

While Apple hasn’t been adding DRM to your music, there must have been some issue with the service when paired with iTunes Match.<p>iTunes 12.2.1 is out now, and it contains a fix for any iTunes Match users who saw iTunes change some songs from Matched (which gives you access to high-resolution audio …

Smart TV

Stella Lux EV ready to tackle solar challenge [w/video]

Using the sun's rays to actually power a useable production car rather than just some accessories is still science fiction. A group of Dutch college students are getting about as close as possible to making that future a reality right now, though. The Solar Team Eindhoven from the Eindhoven …

Philae Comet Lander Phones Home After Two Weeks of Silence

European scientists received data from the newly revived comet lander Philae on Thursday night, a boost to the team as they try to establish a secure line of communication for their historic scientific experiments on the surface of the comet. The European Space Agency landed Philae on comet …

How To Build A Flashlight That Runs On Dead Batteries

The dead shall shine again<p>Don’t throw out that seemingly lifeless battery—it’s not dead yet. A brand-new alkaline battery cell has an electric potential of about 1.5 volts, which drops as the juice runs out. The voltage eventually becomes too low to power most devices, but there’s still energy …

Arduino

SMAP Team Investigating Radar Instrument Anomaly

<b>Mission Status Report</b><p>Updated - Aug. 5, 2015 at 2 p.m. PDT / 5 p.m. EDT<p>The JPL SMAP mission team continues to troubleshoot the anomaly that occurred …

I Learned the Hard Way: Don't Install iOS 9 Beta on Your Primary iPhone

No cell service after downloading iOS 9.<p>I must have been taunting the software-update gods yesterday when I wrote that Apple advises people to install beta software on a secondary device, then promptly turned around and tried to install the iOS 9 beta on my primary device.<p>Don’t do what I …

What Video Game Character Deserves His/Her Own Spin-Off?

Welcome back to GameSpot Q&A a weekly section where we ask our staff and readers an interesting discussion question about video games. Look at this as a forum where you and others can discuss and compare your opinions of this beloved hobby of ours. Let us know what your answer is to this week's …

Grand Theft Auto

Nike Air Max 95: The Story Behind the Revolutionary Runner

In honor of its 20th anniversary we explore the classic model’s origins, design and emergence in pop culture.<p>It’s been 20 years since Nike first …

Shoes

The 6 Best Off-Road Trailers of 2018

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018.</i><p>There was once a time when exploring the great outdoors on wheels …

Microbes may hold the key to future high-tech meds and materials

When most people think about advanced technology, they imagine robots or hypersonic vehicles or new additions to the Internet of Things. But there is another tool that may have more high-tech potential than anything else: biology.<p>“Biology can do things that no other man-made technology or chemistry …

Hiking Essentials: The Items Every Backpacker Should Have

The wilderness can be a frightening place to be if you're not prepared. Yet, the Andrews-Sharer sisters, who claim to be experienced hikers, still …

Inside a Chinese Internet Addiction Rehab Center

A documentary captures the awkwardness and recovery of IRL escapees.<p>Internet addiction, for better or worse, started off as a poorly-hinted joke, made by an American psychologist in 1995. But it's an unfortunate reality for Chinese teenagers, some of whom have died, had hands chopped off, and are …

Why Siri sucked — and what's coming next

But it's about to get a lot better.<p>Apple advertised Siri as an "intelligent assistant that helps you gets things done just by asking." It was the central feature on the iPhone 4S, and the only major difference between that phone and its predecessor, the iPhone 4.<p>Siri ignited sales of the iPhone 4S, …

Apps

11 of the Greatest American Race Cars of All Time

Racing is in America's blood.<p>Racing is in America's blood. This country has created some of the boldest, most successful, and most innovative racecars in history. Here are 11 of our favorites—and they only scratch the surface of America's rich racing heritage.

Hands-on with Apple News: Will it kill Flipboard?

The first iOS 9 public beta was released on Thursday. We've been testing iOS 9 on a variety of devices but have been spending a lot of time with it …

Wow! Hubble Telescope Sees Rare 3-Moon Shadow Dance on Jupiter

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has captured three of Jupiter's moons marching across the huge planet's disc, a stunning sight that happens only once …

Google releases ‘Ivy’ app for iOS, an experimental big number calculator

Google has quietly launched a new iOS app today called Ivy that it describes as an experimental big number calculator.<p>The minimalistic UI offers users arbitrary floating point formatting, big number logarithm, trigonometric functions, and exact ration arithmetic, according to the app’s release …

Programming

As PC sales implode, Apple Mac sales are surging

The latest data from research firms IDC and Gartner reveals that the PC industry is imploding. Year over year, PC sales dropped by about 10-12%. …

Behind the scenes of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, in pictures - Telegraph

The Scary Way Diabetes Affects Thinking Skills And Brain Function

A growing body of research is finding that diabetes can take as devastating a toll on the brain as it takes on the body.<p>A new study published this week in the journal Neurology shows that people with Type 2 diabetes demonstrate a decline in cognitive skills and ability to perform daily activities …

Diabetes