Erin Spieth

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Astronomers saw a black hole wake up after 26 years and do something extremely violent

Such events are very rare, but astronomers managed to record incredible footage of the aftermath this summer.<p>The black hole is part of star system called V404 Cygni. The black hole is about 12 times more massive than the sun and is nearly 46 quadrillion miles away from Earth. Over at least the last …

Google brings cellular support to Android Wear

Google is today announcing the rollout of cellular support for Android Wear, which means that smartwatches running on the OS will no longer need to pair with a smartphone via Bluetooth (or connect to Wi-Fi) to get online — assuming they have a 3G or LTE chip.<p>Right now, there’s only one Android Wear …

Astronomers are freaking out over this newly discovered Earth-sized planet — and for good reason

The exoplanet, dubbed GJ 1132b, is about the size of Earth and lives in a solar system roughly 39 light-years from Earth, a team of scientists reported in the November 12, 2015, issue of the journal Nature.<p>Furthermore, the exoplanet is the closest rocky Earth-sized exoplanet ever discovered, by far.<p>…

Google's About Me page lets you easily control the privacy of your personal information

Google has introduced a new online tool that allows you to easily control which bits of your personal information are publicly available across …

Black Friday 2015 - best deals

The holiday shopping season has already started for many of us, though a number of consumers wait anxiously for the arrival of Black Friday – the day of the year where you push, shove, and combat your way into savings, or you go online and save a bunch without nearly as much effort (though arguably …

Early Galaxy S7 unveiling? Maybe not.

Historically, Samsung has saved its reveal of Galaxy S devices until <i>right</i> before Mobile World Congress. Recently, though, word on the street has been that the Galaxy S7 will arrive a bit earlier than originally expected. According to claims by “industry insiders” as well as speculation on S7 …