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Behold, The Cyber Ant [Video]

Colonizing the factory floors of the future<p>In a lab in Germany lives a strange breed of ant. These ants have ceramic limbs and 3D-printed bodies. They gain sustenance by charging their batteries through metal antennae against electric rails. Where eyes should be there are two parts of a stereo …

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Scientists discover 'new species' of dinosaur

Creature thought to be related to the Titanosaurs which could grow to 40 metres and weighed up to 90 tonnes.<p>Scientists claim to have discovered a new species of dinosaur which roamed the world 100 million years ago.<p>Nicknamed the Sibirosaurus, the creature is <b>thought to be related to the giant</b> …

Russians and NASA Discuss Building a New Space Station

Reports from Russia suggest that Moscow's space officials are talking with their NASA counterparts about building a new space station after the current one has run its course, in 2024 or later. But there's no indication of a formal agreement, even though some of the comments make it sound that …

Boeing has patented a 'Star Wars'-style force field

It might sound futuristic — and it is. The patent isn't about stopping bullets or lasers or anything like that, though. Instead, it detects explosions near a vehicle, and then quickly heats up the air or water between the vehicle and the blast. The heat creates a plasma shield that is more dense …

Patents

Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge Hide Samsung's Broken Promise

The reviews are in and the critical reaction to Samsung’s radically overhauled new flagship smartphones is overwhelmingly positive. The problem is most reviews have missed one massive flaw. You shouldn’t be surprised, Samsung has been promising the exact opposite…<p>Contrary to initial reports, both …

A 4-inch iPhone 6 would be welcomed by many users (but will Apple deliver?)

Have you noticed how many iPhone 4 series and iPhone 5 series phones are still in use in the wild? I see them everywhere.<p>Apple has no doubt noticed that lots of users of these smaller phones have not upgraded to the iPhone 6, and that’s got to be a source of concern.<p>Some people say the smaller …

Mobile Technology

Windows 10 preview will soon be available for many more phones

Microsoft opened up its Windows 10 Technical Preview to Windows Phone users last month, but only a scant few Lumia devices were supported. That's soon about to change. Microsoft has announced a second round of devices that will be able to run the very latest builds of Windows 10, and the good news …

Chrome OS beta is getting a new launcher with Google Now

Intrepid folks running Chrome OS beta will soon get to test a huge new feature that's not quite ready for stable release: Chrome Launcher 2.0. This version looks more like a new tab on the Chrome browser than the platform's current, more traditional one that's basically a windows that shows app …

Android News

First baby born from IVF technique which eliminates inherited disease

A pioneering IVF technique allows babies at risk from inherited illnesses to be born free of disease<p>The first baby has been born in Europe from a new IVF procedure that checks embryos for devastating genetic disorders.<p>Lucas Meagu was at high risk of inheriting a rare form of muscular dystrophy …

Rick Barnes out as Texas coach

The Texas Longhorns have decided to fire coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, multiple sources told ESPN.<p>Texas athletic director Steve Patterson …

Pebble Time's Kickstarter Raised More Than $20 Million

Pebble’s all new watch, the Pebble Time, launched on Kickstarter to much fanfare last month and has closed today with more than $20.3 million in funding.<p>Pebble Time features a color e-ink display, seven day battery life, a 20 percent thinner body and waterproof capabilities. The watch was available …

eReaders

The mystery of flight 9525: a locked door, a silent pilot and a secret history of illness

Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters<p>German police officers carrying items out of the home of Andreas Lubitz’s parents, where the pilot also lived part of the …

The Top 12 Vogue Pins of the Month

Romance wasn’t only in the air this February, it was also taking up major real estate on your Pinterest boards. Wedding-ready couture dresses topped Vogue.com’s list of most-pinned images. Must-have bags, the subject of our #ITBAG2015 elections, as well as celebrity style, were on your minds, as …

Marijuana Freedom Coming to D.C., But Not at Founding Fathers' Monuments

Barring a congressional intervention, marijuana possession will become legal in Washington at 12:01 Thursday morning, but with a slew of …