Elijah Thornton

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The next iPhone could have a bigger display and more battery

While the iPhone 8 isn’t going to be announced until September, this week has been packed with rumors about the upcoming device. And it looks like the display is going to be the main star of the show.<p>Rumor has it that Apple is going to announce three new devices — two new versions of the iPhone 7 …

iPhone 8 Said to Feature Iris Scanner to Authenticate With Your Eyes

Apple is widely rumored to launch a high-end iPhone with an edge-to-edge OLED display this year, which has been variously called the "iPhone 8" or "iPhone X" to commemorate the smartphone's tenth anniversary, and rumors suggest the device will an include iris scanner to authenticate with your …

We might be saying goodbye to the iPhone's home button

When the iPhone 7 killed off the headphone jack, some Apple fans were up in arms. If the rumors about the features of 2017's iPhone X (or whatever …

This super-cheap paper centrifuge can spin 125,000 times per minute

The hand-powered device could help detect malaria<p>Bioengineer Manu Prakash recreates expensive scientific equipment using incredibly cheap materials. This quest has led to a paper microscope with components that cost less than a dollar and a music-box-inspired lab-on-a-chip that could cost 4500 …

Apple to deliver 3 new iPads this spring, but no new mini

Apple is expected to unveil three new iPad devices this spring, but none of them will cater to fans of the iPad mini.<p>According to one reliable analyst, the company is focusing its efforts on updating the 9.7-inch iPad and 12.9-inch iPad Pro, and on introducing a new model with a 10- to 10.5-inch …

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NASA solves mystery behind levitating lunar dust!

The latest study conducted by NASA reveals how dust levitates just above the moon's surface, despite the absence of flowing water and wind<p>One of the …

Apple is reportedly working on 3 new iPads for 2017, but will anyone care?

Holding out to buy a new tablet? Maybe wait until next quarter, when Apple is expected to launch three new iPad models.<p>According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo’s latest report, obtained by 9to5Mac, the company is working on 12.9-inch, 10-10.5-inch and 9.7-inch versions of its tablet. The …

Size of Apple's New 'High End' iPad Pro Model Said to be Between 10 and 10.5-Inches

Noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has released a new research report underlining his expectations for the future of Apple's iPad line-up, with slightly revised predictions for a new "high-end" middle-size tablet to be released later this year.<p>According to Kuo, Apple is planning to introduce three iPads in …

Intel's credit card-sized 'Compute Card' makes old devices feel new again

It’s not much to look at, but Intel’s ‘Compute Card’ could revolutionize consumer technology by making your old — but still functional — tech feel ‘new’ again.<p>What is it?<p>The Compute Card is essentially a full computer — SoC, memory, storage, various input/output options, and wireless connectivity. …

Diet Soda Is a Nutritional Scam

Fake sugar puts people at risk of obesity and diabetes — just like regular sugar. So what's the point?<p>Diet sodas, by nature of having the word <i>diet</i> …

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