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Here’s What Happens When College Kids Have Their Smartphones Confiscated For An Hour

Can you say “separation anxiety”?<p>The term <i>nomophobia</i> was coined a few years ago–an awkward mash-up of <i>no</i>–<i>mobile</i>–<i>phobia</i>–to describe that altogether modern surge of anxiety that comes when you can’t, for whatever reason and however long, use your preferred mobile device. It is not the most elegant …

Mashups

Worse than Heartbleed? Today's Bash bug could be breaking security for years

Linux users got a nasty surprise today, as a security team at Red Hat uncovered a subtle but dangerous bug in the Bash shell, one of the most versatile and widely used utilities in Linux. It's being called the Bash bug, or Shellshock. When accessed properly, the bug allows for an attacker's code to …

Kevin Mitnick will sell you security exploits, if you have $100,000

Ever since he was released from prison, legendary hacker (and social engineering expert) Kevin Mitnick has spent much of his time helping companies protect against internet attacks. However, his security consulting work recently entered murky territory. He's now offering the Absolute Zero Day …

Apple’s iOS 8.0.1 Update Says HealthKit Apps Can Now Come To The App Store

<b>Update:</b> Apple has pulled the iOS 8.0.1 update from availability, a fix is likely incoming. For now, it appears to only affect iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users. An Apple spokesperson provided us with the following statement:<p>“We have received reports of an issue with the iOS 8.0.1 update. We are …

If Jim Glickenhaus ran Ferrari...

Super-enthusiast shares his ideas on what's best for Maranello.<p>Ferrari CEO Luca De Montezemolo angrily left the company this week. In the wake of that news, super-enthusiast, collector, and now boutique automaker James Glickenhaus took to Facebook with his ideas for how Ferrari could thrive and …

Sports Cars

Drone Reveals Apple's New Spaceship Campus

Although Apple will be revealing its latest selection of products next week, a drone pilot has<p>Although Apple will be revealing its latest selection of products next week, a drone pilot has recently managed to capture footage of the new Apple spaceship campus, which is expected to be finished in …

Apple Has Considered $400 Price for Wearable Device

Apple's high-end wearable will be among the most expensive of the category.<p>Apple executives have discussed charging around $400 for the company’s new wearable device.<p>Pricing has yet to be finalized for the forthcoming product, which is expected to begin shipping next year. Sources say consumers …

The Hidden History of Far Cry 3

“What if you have a game that’s so sweet, it’s like getting an overdose on drugs?”<p>“I said everything I wanted to say about shooters with Far Cry …

PAX 2014: The Order: 1886 Seems Great, Except for One Thing…

The upcoming PlayStation 4 game excels in some respects, but stumbles where it counts.<p>The Order: 1886 demo I played at PAX Prime was one of the …

The New Nintendo 3DS is everything fun, exhausting, about Nintendo's strategy

Nintendo has announced a "new" 3DS system coming to Japan later this year, to be released in other regions in 2015.<p>The changes are interesting, and include another analog stick above the face buttons, two extra shoulder buttons, some speed improvements that are said to help make the menus and …

‘Assassin’s Creed: Unity’ Is Not Nearly As Delayed As It Should Be

First of all, I’m going to half-gloat because I totally called this delay. There was no way <i>Assassin’s Creed: Unity</i> was going to make its October 28th release date. And I was right, just not about it being delayed to 2015. Which, according to <i>its own delay announcement</i>, it really should be.<p>Ubisoft …

Microsoft now lets you record gameplay with Xbox One SmartGlass

Microsoft has been working hard to make Xbox One SmartGlass more useful and appealing for users, and it's doing a great job so far. The most recent update to the app, however, may just be its best yet. Most notably, you can now record Xbox One game clips directly from the SmartGlass application, …

The Best SSD

The SSD you should buy for your computer or PlayStation 4<p>For your money, nothing breathes life into an aging PC like a sold state drive. Faster …

2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe Test Drive And Review: Action Caddy

Swooping down Mulholland Drive, downshifting before entering a curve and preparing to clip the apex on my way back uphill, I’m struck by the realization that I’m driving a Cadillac — and I’m having fun. Other than the brutish power of some of the recent “V” models (XLR-V, STS-V, CTS-V and CTS-V …

20,000 People Are Watching A Fish Play Pokemon On Twitch

The world now has an answer to the mania that was Twitch Plays Pokemon, a grand social experiment where thousands upon thousands of people tried to somehow coordinate their haphazard control inputs to play a single game of Pokemon. This answer is more sedate, less crazed, and even less likely to …

Physicist Invents Color-Changing Ice Cream

There’s nothing better than a cone of cold, fruit-flavored ice cream on a hot day, unless it’s a cold, fruit-flavored ice cream cone that changes …

Adventure Time Chair

What makes <b>this antique restoration</b> perfect is that the chair almost seems originally designed to look like Finn. It wasn't, of course, but redditor …

"Se7en" As An 8-Bit Videogame Actually Shows You "What's In The Box"

Spoiler alert.

20 Ways To Turn Boring Hot Dogs Into Delicious Beacons Of Patriotism

Here we are at another Fourth of July! We're ready for fireworks, sparklers, star-spangled everything and that most all-American of foods -- hot dogs!<p>So what if they're not the most, um, homogeneous food? They may be made up of bits and pieces that come from all over, sure, but <i>so is America</i>, you …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Coffee

Samsung's dizzying array of tablet choices gets dizzier with Galaxy Tab S

A new flagship tablet gives consumers yet another option from Samsung. But is that a good thing?<p>Choosing a Samsung tablet just became a more daunting task -- if that's even possible.<p>The Korean electronics giant on Thursday unveiled two new tablets, the 8.4- and 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S devices. Both …

Galaxy Note

Why do cameras exist? To capture the biggest and even the most smallest of those moments and everyone should have a great moment.

Why do bugs exist? Nobody knows.

10 New Tech Gadgets for Your Backyard

New ways to enjoy the great outdoors.<p>A slew of new devices, accessories, and lighting options makes it easier than ever to enjoy the great outdoors.

Gardening

'Tomodachi Life' is the weirdest thing Nintendo has ever made

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime attended my wedding. His date was Piper Chapman, the main character from <i>Orange is the New Black</i>, who's also really good friends with my one-and-a-half year old daughter Charlotte. My kid lives on her own, in an apartment that looks like the bottom of …

Space strategy game Spacecom coming to PC and mobile devices this year

<i>Spacecom</i>, a minimalist game that focuses on real-time strategy, will launch for Linux, Mac, Windows PC and mobile devices in the second half of this year, publisher 11 Bit Launchpad announced today.<p>First created as an "after-hours" project, <i>Spacecom</i> was Greenlit by the community on Steam. The game …

2 New Stages in Super Smash Bros. - IGN Conversation - IGN Video

Tim Gettys and Jose Otero take a deep look into the latest batch of Super Smash Bros. screenshots.