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BMW Remotely Locks Stolen Car With Alleged Thief Still Inside

Last week, a suspected thief’s getaway vehicle turned into his jail cell when BMW employees managed to track and remotely lock a stolen car in …

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The 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Has 603 HP and a Tire-Smoking Drift Mode

Forget the E43, this is the AMG E-Class you want.<p>The recently debuted Mercedes-AMG E43 sedan is a cool car, but it's not the full-on AMG nutjob you've been waiting for. The one you want is this, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63, an E-Class that's gone off the deep end. Like the last E63, this one comes …

Mercedes-Benz

How to tell if you have a fake iPhone cable or charger

Apple made headlines recently when it sued an Amazon seller over fake Lightning cables. According to the lawsuit filed by Apple, the company spent …

The iPhone 8 is coming — and it could make Apple CEO Tim Cook look like a genius

<b>(AP/Richard Drew)</b><p>Buzz around Apple’s next major release is peaking at the ideal time — as Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 crashed and burned<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>October 25, 2016 7:55pm (UTC)<p>Rumor has it that the iPhone 8 will be something completely different!<p>It’s hard to say how reliable these reports are, …

These 10 creepy Iowa ghost stories will give you goosebumps

Ghost Stories

Have We Detected Hundreds of Signals From Extraterrestrial Life?

It’s a bold claim: A Canadian astronomer says he’s found not just one alien signal from a far-away world, but 234 of them. Ermanno Borra, an …

Nato has asked Spain not to refuel Putin's warships. They let them anyway

Russia has withdrawn its request for warships to refuel at a Spanish port on their way to bomb Syria amid international outrage.<p>Spain previously …

HG Wells made a series of utopian predictions 100 years ago and was right about nearly all of them

No writer is more renowned for his ability to foresee the future than HG Wells. His writing can be seen to have predicted the airplane, the tank, space travel, the atomic bomb, satellite television, and the World Wide Web. His fantastic fiction imagined time travel, alien invasion, flights to the …

Science Fiction

What's That Noise? 11 Strange and Mysterious Sounds on Earth & Beyond

1 of 12<p>Nature's noises<p>What’s that sound? Many scientists have come up with curious answers to explain some of the mysterious noises found in nature, …

Watch this autonomous Tesla drive from home to work on its own

Tesla announced Wednesday evening that all Tesla cars made from now on will have all the hardware they need on board to achieve full self-driving (though autonomous software will rollout later, with a cross-country demo planned for the end of 2017). Tesla’s already doing its own early testing, of …

Tesla

Samsung made YouTube remove video of GTA mod that turns Note 7 into a bomb

Really?<p>Samsung apparently doesn't see much humor in a <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> mod that turns the recalled, hazardous Galaxy Note 7 into an in-game weapon. In fact, the company is trying to erase it from the internet completely. Samsung has issued a DMCA takedown targeting a YouTube video that showcased …

Grand Theft Auto

The 32GB iPhone 7 has 8 times slower storage speed than 128GB model

Apple isn’t telling you everything about its phones. Few weeks back, GSMArena reported that the 32GB iPhone 7 and 7 Plus had significantly slower storage performance than the 128GB and 256GB models of the device.<p>In a new video, Unbox Therapy‘s Lew Hilsenteger conducted a series of speed tests that …

7 Levitating Gadgets for an Otherworldly Experience

You’ve seen portable speakers, smart plant pots and a lot more innovation in the modern world. How about taking a step ahead and living an experience …

JUNOJUMPER V2 Edition Charging System

You have the power!<p>This rechargeable 6,000 mAh can jump your dead car<br>• Or charge your tablet or phone<br>• USB 5V 2.1A output + 12V at 150-300 amps output<p>We …

Leaked OnePlus 3 pic looks like the iPhone 6s and HTC 10 had a lovechild

The OnePlus 3 is probably going to be sold as the next “flagship killer,” a phone billed as being better than any other high-end handset out there …

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Yup, scientists have finally made wood that's transparent

By Dom Reseigh-Lincoln<p><b>Researchers at the University of Maryland have been working on a new treatment that gives a regular piece of wood some rather</b> …

The Next Apple Watch Sounds Awesome

<i>For GQ by Justin Fenner.</i><p>(Courtesy of Apple)<p>Did you know that Sunday, April 24 was the one-year anniversary of the Apple Watch? Neither did we. But after a year dominating the smartwatch category, the brilliant team of engineers and designers at Apple are reportedly doing what they do best: figuring …

The Coolest Things You Can Do With Android's Hidden System UI Tuner

Google introduced a sweet hidden menu in Android Marshmallow called the System UI Tuner. It packs a ton of neat little tweaks like hiding status bar …

What makes someone ‘creepy’?

Psychologists from Knox College, in Illinois, decided to find out its definition for a study entitled “On the Nature of Creepiness”.<p>Researchers …

Facebook is hiding messages from you in a secret inbox — here's how to find it

Some of them can be vitally important, with one Facebook user, Daniel Emery, only discovering his friend had died after checking this folder.<p>When you receive a message from someone on Facebook who isn't your friend, Facebook alerts you to let you know. But the social-media network doesn't do this …

How to Erase Mysterious “Other Data" to Speed Up Your iPhone or iPad

Out of the box, iOS devices are some of the most powerful pieces of technological goodness on the market. And even though they feature RAM and …

Hang on, is this an actual flying saucer being towed out of Area 51?

Enlightened alien-watchers know, of course, that the U.S. is in league with the green men and have been experimenting with flying saucers for years – …

Weird glitch causing some iOS users to receive ghost emails from 1st January 1970

Not long after Apple fixed one 1970-related iPhone glitch, a second one appears to be at work. A number of iPhone and iPad owners are tweeting screengrabs of ghost emails arriving from 1st January 1970. The emails have no sender, subject or content, and cannot be deleted, reports the <i>Telegraph</i>.<p>The …

No Man's Sky Just Got Even Cooler, Now That We've Seen Its Aliens

For the past several years, the video game community has been salivating over <i>No Man’s Sky</i>, a space exploration game by Hello Games. Now at last, the …

Mars Had a Volcanic Blowup So Huge That It Tilted the Whole Planet

Space is so metal.<p>Earth has had some whoppers of volcanic explosions in the past, including one that may have been half of the one-two punch that led to the extinction of dinosaurs. But Mars can easily blow any of that away. It once had a volcanic eruption so huge, that it tilted the entire face of …

iOS 10 concept video shows off some intriguing new features

With so much buzz surrounding Apple’s upcoming iPhone SE and the highly anticipated iPhone 7, we curiously haven’t heard much about iOS 10, the …

iOS 9.3 lets employers lock the layout of your homescreen

A small, but important detail buried in Apple’s developer documentation for its upcoming iOS 9.3 release details a new feature that lets employers lock apps to your homescreen so they can’t ever be moved.<p>The feature means that an employer-issued iPhone could require Slack and your company’s email …

Gymkhana 8: Ken Block Invades Dubai With Drifting In Gorgeous Insanityfest

Finally, we get to see Ken Block hoon his spectacularly reflective flame-spitting Ford Fiesta through Dubai. Gymkhana 8 makes plowing through sand an …

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