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Check Out This Makeshift Bazooka Turret Built By Soldiers in World War II

Four is better than one.<p>When the bazooka was first put to work in World War II, it was a weapon at least as dangerous to its operators as to the vehicles it was firing at. Unlike bullets or artillery, the shoulder-fried missiles had a tendency to leave a tell-tale smoke trail that could often serve …

How ESA's Comet Probe Helps the Hunt for Cancer and Bedbugs

The same technology that found organics on a comet could find vampire bugs in your bed.<p>Geraint Morgan, a professor at the Open University in the UK, gave a TEDxTalk in November on his contribution to the Rosetta probe. Morgan built the Ptolemy, a shoebox sized spectrometer on the comet orbiter. …

The Justice Department Backs the FBI's Case Against Apple

The DoJ is urging a federal judge to order Apple's immediate compliance.<p>The Justice Department has weighed in on the ongoing Apple vs. FBI battle over encryption, and it's unsurprisingly siding with the FBI. In a statement issued Friday, the DoJ urged a federal judge to order Apple's immediate …

This Estonian Robot Is the Swiss Army Knife of Tanks

The tracked drone can do it all.<p>A new shape-shifting robot on display at the ongoing Singapore Air Show could be the future of land warfare. Modular and able to take on a variety of missions, the THeMIS robot—or something that looks a lot like it—is likely to become an essential part of the future …

Want to be an astronaut with NASA? Good luck!

U.S. space agency NASA said on Friday that a record number of Americans have applied to be astronauts this year.<p>NASA said in a statement it has …

Make full use of wastewater

Summer is here and the scenario with the water storage in reservoirs is grim. It will be a tough ask to nurse them through to June when the rains are …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook has created a new "Social VR" team to explore how we'll communicate in virtual reality.</b> The company made the announcement in a blog post.<p><b>2. The FBI has confirmed that it reset the San Bernardino shooter's iCloud password.</b> The reset occurred after the FBI attempted to gain access to …

Samsung Announces Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge With Expandable Storage, Larger Battery

Today at Mobile World Congress, Samsung announced the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, the latest devices in its flagship line of smartphones. While the two new devices are nearly identical to last year's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, they add a trio of features that were left out of those models: expandable …

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Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge – Hands-on with Samsung’s latest stunning flagships [Video]

Earlier this evening, Samsung finally took the wraps off its next generation Galaxy S-series smartphones. The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge take what was great about the previous year’s flagships, and improve areas which needed it. In some ways, even going back to features we’ve missed.<p>The Galaxy S7 is the …

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Epson Announces Moverio BT-300 Smart Glasses

Epson is showing off the new Moverio BT-300 today in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress 2016, the latest and most advanced member of their Smart Glasses family of products. Pre-production models are on display at their booth in Congress Square and demonstrate many advances over previous Moverio …