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Our favorite Android devices through the years

Android is quite amazing. Not only is it nearing its 10 year anniversary, but the platform has dwarfed any reasonable expectation of success the …

Android News

​Samsung Gear S3 Frontier: The best smartwatch for outdoor use

Samsung's hefty, all-purpose outdoor smartwatch is the best choice for the traveller, hiker, or active sportsperson on-the-go.<p>Samsung released two …

The New Balance RunIQ, powered by Android Wear, is now on sale for $299.99

There hasn't been many new Android Wear devices lately, likely due to the delayed AW 2.0 release and major OEMs like Motorola and HTC backing out of …

Wear OS

The best Apple Watch alternatives

Samsung Gear S3<p>The Samsung Gear S3 is a strong contender if your gripes with the Apple Watch are primarily visual. It's especially worth considering …

Sony confirms new PS4 Pro "Boost Mode" will help some older games run faster and smoother

Coming as part of the 4.50 update<p>Sony is rolling out the beta preview of the PlayStation 4’s latest firmware update, version 4.50, and it includes a pretty great new feature for early owners of the PS4 Pro console. In short, many older PS4 titles will run better on the new hardware — even if …

Tivoli Audio ART Speaker

<b>Pros</b><p>Stunning design. Clear, mids-focused audio performance. Can be grouped to work in stereo pairs.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Mono audio when used alone. Lacks much bass …

This Robot Will Carry Your Stuff and Follow You Around - MIT Technology Review

Inside an industrial building in Somerville, Massachusetts, I’m watching a robot follow someone around like an eager puppy.<p>The light-blue robot, …

Best wireless headphones

Wireless headphones were once some of the most expensive headphones outside of the audiophile genre, available only to those with deep pockets and …

The Making of ‘Planet Earth II’, the Most Epic Nature Documentary of All-Time

No one can read what’s on the cards for artificial intelligence

Ten days ago, in a Davos still shellshocked by Trump’s victory, one of the former masters of the universe sat down with an interviewer to talk about artificial intelligence (AI) and the future. His name is Sergey Brin and he is one of the co-founders of Google. The tone of the conversation was …

Artificial Intelligence

Seven years after its launch, it’s still not entirely clear what an iPad is for

In his customary mock-turtleneck and dad jeans, a gaunt Steve Jobs introduced the iPad to the world on this day in 2010. “All of us use laptops and smartphones now,” Jobs said. “And the question has arisen lately: Is there room for a third category of devices in the middle?”<p>Obviously, Apple’s …

Young Pope

Apple Working on Smart Glasses With Carl Zeiss: Report

The failure of Google Glass has not been enough to put Apple off the idea, with a new rumor suggesting the iPhone maker is working on its own pair of …

Mindful High-Tech Smart Glasses Sensitive To Our State Of Mind

It seems that when it comes to smart glasses, brands and startups are finally looking to get it right. You only have to name drop Snapchat Inc and …

Futuristic home made of massive steel cylinders hides two houses in one

Spanish architecture firm, Z4Z4, has created one very unique home consisting of massive white cylindrical structures fused together to create two …

Why Space Fanatics Are Freaking Out About SpaceX's Next Launch

Following a successful Falcon 9 launch-and-barge-landing in California this month, SpaceX is now looking to get back in the swing of regular flight. …

Above and beyond: the world's best drone photography – in pictures

Aerial photography platform SkyPixel received 27,000 entries to its 2016 competition. Here are the winning shots plus some of our favourites

Photography

The Most Stunning Visions of Earth

See phenomenal photos of the world’s wonders from the February 2017 issue of National Geographic magazine.

Acquainted

Photo: Pretty in pink

Flamingos are exotic, there's no two ways about it – and many a lawn ornament can attest to their popularity. But most of us are likely pretty …

Birds

Inspirational Monday: Photographing Pairs in Nature

It’s the start of another week, and I’m back with a list of photos to inspire your photographic pursuits.This go-round, I have 17 incredible wildlife …

Landscape Photography

Photo: Great Gray Owl is a tall ball of feathers

While the gorgeous great gray owl is the tallest American owl with the largest wingspan, it is, notes the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, "just a ball of …

Wild things: safari alternatives for nature lovers

Spotting some of the world’s most charismatic animals on a traditional African safari is surely one of travel’s greatest pleasures. But there’s so much more to wildlife and nature tourism than seeing a lion, elephant or leopard from your seat in a convoy of four-wheel drives.<p>From tracking down …

Wildlife

Call of the wild in South Georgia: Instagram snapshots

Studying penguins and seals for the British Antarctic Survey, marine biologist Jamie Coleman has unique access to the island’s wildlife and stark landscape

Study Skills

It's the beginning of a new age for artificial intelligence

AI will significantly disrupt the way organizations win, serve, and retain customers... eventually.<p>These days it seems like you can't open a …

Tesla's New 'Autopilot' Is Just the Start of a Critical Reboot

Tesla has always been about pushing full speed toward a tech-tastic future. CEO Elon Musk wouldn't settle for making a luxurious, sexy, …

Blind Woodchuck Saved From Death In A Backyard Cannot Stop Snuggling With Its Rescuers

Meet Coco the woodchuck, who was badly injured and remained in the middle of a family’s yard for three days. When the people finally noticed her, …

Giant otters roamed world six million years ago

Giant otters the size of wolves lived in prehistoric waters six million years ago, scientists have discovered.<p>US paleontologists discovered the biggest otter that ever lived while excavating an ancient lake bed in Shuitangba, in the Yunnan Province in Southwestern China.<p>The species, called <i>Siamogale</i> …

Paleontology

Diving Into Underwater Photography - Digital Photo Magazine

<i>Not every photographer will get to dive with sharks, but with the right techniques and gear, it’s possible to capture breathtaking sub-aquatic photos</i> …

Our Favorite Reader Photos from "The Great Outdoors" Assignment

Outdoor photography is a favorite with <i>Shutterbug</i> readers so this was a very competitive assignment. But we were looking for more than just your …

Photography

Black and White

I’ve seen lots of images of sand dunes captured at Death Valley and for the most part I have enjoyed both the B&W and color versions, so I could go …

Digital Cameras

Snow in the Sahara – in pictures

Red dunes turn white as record snowfall blankets desert near town of Aïn Séfra in Algeria

Snowfall