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Suspected architect of Paris attacks is dead, 2 senior European officials say

By Souad Mekhennet<p>, Reporter<p>Anthony Faiola<p>, Bureau chief<p>Missy Ryan<p>, Reporter<p>PARIS — The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks was killed Wednesday in a massive pre-dawn raid by French police commandos, two senior European officials said, after investigators followed leads that the fugitive …

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Turning Weapons Into High-End Watches

Here's a gift idea that's hard to top: a $195,000 watch, made partly from recycled components of assault rifles seized in Africa. Not only is it an attention-getting item, but it's also a chance to do good. Each purchase funds the destruction of 1,000 weapons in central Africa.<p>The man behind the …

Apple Watch is a breakthrough device that won’t polarize the wearable computing world

In many ways, the Apple Watch and its introduction resembled many Apple products before it. It is a tightly integrated combination of meticulously …

Ford and Honda stop collisions before they happen with pedestrian detection - ExtremeTech

By on October 25, 2014 at 9:32 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Oblivious pedestrians can avoid …

Turtle Beach’s Elite 800 headset put Astro on notice – Hands-on video

Turtle Beach calls its Elite 800 the ultimate gaming headset, and based on what we’ve seen so far, we’re inclined to agree. It’s pretty clear Turtle …

Samsung's new induction stovetop projects 'virtual flames' onto pots and pans

Since the dawn of man, we've associated flames with heat. But since induction stovetops don't emit any flames, it seems like they're just waiting to roast your hand. That's why Samsung's latest induction range has "Virtual Flame Technology." A set of blue LEDs around the edge of each burner …

Porsche and Mercedes want electric cars that can fight Tesla

German automakers aren't strangers to high-end electric cars, but they've typically focused on supercars instead of sedans -- a problem when Tesla is rapidly encroaching on their business. At last, though, it appears that <i>die Deutschen</i> are gearing up to fight Tesla on its home turf. <i>Manager Magazin</i> …

Exoskeleton for your hand lets you feel virtual objects and control robots

Chinese company Dexta Robotics set out to develop a hand motion-capturing device last year, but instead of creating a glove like everybody else, they designed an impressively affordable exoskeleton. This device called Dexmo -- available in classic and F2 variants -- can be used as a virtual reality …

Yardarm will tell dispatchers when and where police fire guns

With the exception of maybe old Andy Taylor, most police officers in the United States carry a firearm as part of their standard equipment. Wouldn't it be nice to know when those sidearms are drawn, and why? A Silicon Valley startup called Yardarm seems to think so -- it's testing a new gun …

This Micro Apartment Transforms When You Push A Button To Give You More Space

This is why a new apartment design aims to make it easier to live in a tiny space. As you shift activities, you push a button, and the whole …

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Honda's latest robotic stool is fun to ride, still impossible to buy

One of the several reasons for why we love CEATEC is that we get to test ride human transporters there (as well as meeting robots of all sorts). Last year we came across Honda's stool-like UNI-CUB, and this year, the company is back with a new and improved model dubbed UNI-CUB Beta, and it even let …

4 Top TNW Deals: Headphones to Drones

It’s time for another roundup of can’t-miss offers from TNW Deals! We’ve got some fantastic gear to help you enjoy your favorite media at home and on the move — and a video drone too!<p>Here’s what you can get your hands on right now:<p>AIAIAI TMA-1 Headphones: DJ-quality sound for the globetrotting …

Snapchat Says Leak of Nude Photos Isn't Its Fault

Images from tens of thousands of Snapchat user accounts, many explicit, were leaked onto the internet late Thursday — but the messaging app said the …