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First Microsoft Lumia phone to be revealed next week

The new smartphone, set to debut Tuesday, drops the Nokia logo and marks a new chapter for the Lumia family of mobile devices.<p>The first Microsoft Lumia smartphone is looming, with its unveiling set for Tuesday.<p>The company posted late Thursday a teaser of a smartphone with #MoreLumia hashtag, …

Twitter is actually going to generate more than $1 billion in sales this year

Wall Street is giving Twitter a hard time—shares are down 8% in after-hours trading—as its user growth continues to slow. Twitter reported 281 million monthly active users (MAUs) at the end of the third quarter, up 23% year-over-year. But user growth is slowing: Twitter’s 13 million additional MAUs …

Licensing

Photographer Examines the Relationship Between Albinos and Light in Photo Series 'Snow White'

Photographer Sanne de Wilde draws a parallelism between albinos and light in her photo series. Light leaves a permanent imprint on an albino’s skin. …

This Many Amazing Photography Links in One Place, It's (Almost) Unbelievable

It has been another wonderful week in the wide world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking all over the internet for links to …

Street Photography

NPD: Accessory sales hit record levels in US following iPhone 6/6 Plus launch

Sales of accessories for mobile phones in the US reached record numbers following Apple’s launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, according to the latest data published today by NPD. Accessory sales topped $249 million in the two weeks following the launch, which NPD notes is “43 percent higher than the …

From play to Z: How Sony's Xperia Z3 phones could score via PS4 streaming

Sony wants to lure gamers to the Xperia Z3 line with its ability to remotely play PlayStation 4 games. And it'd be thrilled to finally see a smash-hit phone, period.<p>It's oddly fitting that Verizon Wireless was there to help Sony unveil the Xperia Z3v.<p>It was more than three years ago that Verizon …

NFL fines quarterback Colin Kaepernick for wearing Beats headphones

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for wearing Beats headphones, which are banned by the league, at a post-game press conference on Sunday, according to the Associated Press. Bose recently took over as the NFL's new headphone sponsor, and as part of …

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review

I would very much like a flexible smartphone that I could scrunch up like paper and stuff into a pocket. I don’t quite know why I would like that, but it feels like something that the future should create.<p>Samsung’s wild Galaxy Note Edge is a tiny step toward that eventuality. The screen’s glass …

Andromeda Galaxy Photos: Amazing Pictures of M31

Andromeda and the Astrophotographer<p>The Andromeda Galaxy, also known as Messier 31 (M31), is located 2.5 million light years from our own Milky Way …

Rosetta discovers comet smells like rotten eggs and horse poo

The smell of 67P/C-G was uncovered thanks to the Rosetta Orbiter Sensor for Ion and Neutral Analysis (ROSINA), which consists of two mass …

Space

Week's Best Space Pictures: Hercules Poses, California Gleams, and a Pulsar Puzzles

Purple robes swath a galaxy, shepherds dance above Saturn's rings, and fishing fleets outshine cities in this week's best space pictures.

Astronomy

To Kill Malaria Parasite, Feed Bacteria To Mosquitoes

Humanity has taken the fight against malaria into the guts of its host.<p>The deadly malaria parasite, a protozoan named <i>Plasmodium</i>, rides inside the bellies of mosquitoes to get from human to human. While some scientists have proposed using genetically engineered or sperm-free mosquitoes to fight …

Researchers: A massive amount of BP oil is coating the bottom of the Gulf

Oil is splattered for miles surrounding the spill’s source, a new study finds (updated0<p>Remember last week, when BP was patting itself on the back for its "unprecedented response" to a disaster of its own making, and assuring us all that, four years after its massive oil spill, the Gulf of Mexico is …

Arctic Ice Melt Doubles Risk of Frigid Eurasian Winters, Study Finds

Global warming-related sea ice melt in a portion of the vast Arctic Ocean has doubled the risk of colder and snowier winters in Eurasia since 2004, a …

Exploding Stellar Fireball Caught On Camera For The First Time

Africa's Lions May Be Deemed Threatened in U.S.—Will It Help?

A proposed Endangered Species Act listing would prevent citizens from selling lions across U.S. state or international borders.<p>The African lion—thousands of miles away but beloved by Americans—might become protected under U.S. law, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Monday.<p>The proposed …

Wildlife

Rocking A Rocket: The Saturn 500F Shake Test

It’s a video indicative of the sometimes bizarre test methods NASA used during the Apollo program, and it seems to reappear on social media every few months. In an era before computer modeling was common, technicians physically shook a full-scale Saturn V rocket to check its structural …

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Scientists Create Coldest Cubic Meter In The Universe, Claim New World Record

<i>Brrr!</i> An international team of scientists claims to have set a world record by cooling an 880-pound block of copper to a temperature of six milliKelvins (or -459.659 degrees Fahrenheit).<p>That's just a smidge above absolute zero, which is roughly -460 Fahrenheit.<p>"This is a major technological …

If You're Going to Circumsize, Cut Early, Study Suggests

Amazon takes on Chromecast with new $39 Fire TV Stick

Amazon is finally taking on the Chromecast. This morning it's introducing the Fire TV Stick, a streaming device that exists entirely in a small dongle that plugs into a TV's HDMI port. Amazon says that the Fire TV Stick offers the "same experience" as the full Fire TV, which was introduced back in …

Smart TV

iPad Air 2 Display Praised for Antireflective Coating, but iPad Mini 3 Display Still Lags

With the iPad Air 2, one of Apple's main selling points has been the improved display, which includes a new bonded construction that eliminates the air gap between the display and the cover glass, as well as a new antireflective coating to reduce glare in situations with high ambient light.<p>Ray …

U.S. National Parks Get The Go-Ahead To Raise Entrance Fees

If you're headed to a U.S. national park this fall, be sure to savor the last of the leaf peeping -- and what could be the last of the low admission prices.<p>The National Park Service has given 131 national parks permission to raise their entrance fees starting in 2015. Per-person prices could jump …

Icelandic Eruption Spews Record-Breaking Amounts of Lava, With No Signs of Slowing

A remote eruption in Iceland continues to send forth copious amounts of lava, monitored closely by the scientific community.<p>A tremendous gush of lava in Iceland that began six weeks ago shows no signs of slowing. The eruption, on a plain of old lava called Holuhraun in the Bárðarbunga volcanic …

Earth Science

Week's Best Space Pictures: Ripples Run, Astronauts Walk, and a Star Pulses

Ripples race across Mars, astronauts go for a walk, and a star pulses in this week's best space pictures.

Space

Scientists hope to unravel mystery of the ‘Titanic of the ancient world’

Third search for truth about sunken vessel near Antikythera island in Greece reveals objects including bronze spear<p>They call it the Titanic of the ancient world – a luxury liner dating from before the Roman empire. Now divers and archeologists, who have completed a third season on this famous wreck …

Cave Paintings in Indonesia Redraw Picture of Earliest Art

The dating discovery recasts ancient cave art as a continent-spanning human practice.<p>A hand painted in an Indonesian cave dates to at least 39,900 years ago, making it among the oldest such images in the world, archaeologists reported Wednesday in a study that rewrites the history of art.<p>The …

Anthropology