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Bill Hader: ‘I’m a fraud, I really shouldn’t be here’

He has voiced a peanut in a TV ad and stars as Fear in Inside Out, as well as hosting Saturday Night Live. But, he says, he thought he’d blown it when he auditioned to co-star in Trainwreck with Amy Schumer<p>Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live’s erstwhile Man of a Thousand Faces, sits on a couch in a Los …

Comedy

Lana Del Rey Guns Down The Paparazzi In New Music Video

Lights, camera, acción.

Gear To Keep Bikers Safe

Suit up, road warriors<p>For all the fun it offers, biking can be dangerous. In 2012 some 49,000 cyclists in the United States were injured in traffic accidents, and cyclist deaths from automobile crashes increased 16 percent between 2010 and 2012. But it doesn’t have to be that way. New road gear can …

Cycling

Inside Keanu Reeves’s Custom-Motorcyle Shop

I’ve loved Keanu from the beginning. His amazing body of work spans three decades, from <i>My Own Private Idaho</i> to <i>Much Ado About Nothing</i>, <i>Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure</i> to <i>The Matrix</i> to <i>John Wick</i>. There really is no one like him; he is a unicorn. He is totally authentic, and that includes his love of …

How Microsoft built, and is still building, Windows 10

Windows 10 for PCs arrived two weeks ago. Thankfully, we don’t need to wait years to say this will be a Microsoft operating system release like no other.<p>The most obvious clue is not the fact that Windows 10 was installed on more than 14 million devices in 24 hours, that you can get it for cheap or …

Here is the first look at Samsung's new Gear smartwatch, coming next month

<b>Read next:</b> The Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch review.<p>Samsung's big news today was two big phones, but it has even more tech to come shortly: a new smartwatch that's going to be unveiled next month. At the end of its presentation today, Samsung teased the Gear S2, a circular smartwatch with an …

Meet A-Bike, the World's Lightest & Most Compact Folding Electric Bike

Urban cycling just became a whole lot easier with this new, democratic bike design.<p>One of the biggest barriers to biking in a city is arguably the size of a bike — too large, and it becomes a burden to switch between different modes of transportation with it for the most efficient journey (not to …

Robot mother builds 'cube babies' then watches them take first steps

Cambridge University has built evolution by natural selection into a robot for the first time<p>A ‘mother’ robot which can build its own ‘children’, test which ones do best, then modify their design, has been developed by scientists at Cambridge University.<p>In an astonishing video released by the …

Ghostly Particle with No Mass Finally Created in the Lab

A long-sought particle with no mass proposed more than 85 years ago has finally been created in the lab.<p>The mysterious particle, called a Weyl …

Google is sidestepping the FAA to test its unmanned drones on US soil

Google is testing its Project Wing unmanned aircrafts, otherwise known as drones, over United States soil with quiet approval by NASA, according to a new report by the <i>Guardian</i>. The technology giant would otherwise have to receive a 333 exemption by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a …

Designing the ultimate Batmobile for Batman: Arkham Knight

Cars are really just big gadgets, and that’s especially true when you’re Batman. There have been multiple iterations of the Batmobile, both in film and in the comic books, and they all serve as an extension of the character: it’s a car packed with high-tech tools perfect for snatching bad guys. …

Definitely NOT a Goldwing

<b>AT</b> a glance you'd be forgiven for thinking this is a Honda Goldwing... on detailed, closer inspection you'd still be forgiven for thinking this is a …

J.J. Abrams won't direct another 'Star Wars' film

Entertainment Weekly<p>Abrams did divulge some more details on "The Force Awakens’" big bad, Kylo Ren ("Girls'" Adam Driver). Like, that Kylo Ren isn’t even his real name. “He is a character who came to the name Kylo Ren when he joined a group called the Knights of Ren,” Abrams teased.<p>Ren is …

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820's GPU is primed for VR

Confirming earlier reports, Qualcomm announced today that the graphics processor in its next flagship mobile CPU, the Snapdragon 820, will be around 40 percent faster than its predecessor. And while that's obviously going to lead to even more complex games, Qualcomm is also envisioning a much more …

Virtual Reality

This idea could help push electric cars into the mainstream

Electric cars have a big shortcoming that keeps many people from buying them: their limited range. After a couple hundred miles, drivers have to pull …

Surgeons Smash Records with Pig-to-Primate Organ Transplants - MIT Technology Review

With the financial aid of a biotechnology executive whose daughter may need a lung transplant, U.S. researchers have been shattering records in …

Genetic Engineering

Flight Attendant’s Hilarious In-Flight Safety Demo Goes Viral

Seatbelts and oxygen masks have never seemed so funny.<p>In-flight safety demonstration or in-flight entertainment? An attendant for Canadian airline WestJet merged both jobs with aplomb.<p>Passengers posted a video on Facebook showing the attendant’s hilarious demonstration during a recent WestJet …

Details about the next Nexus smartphones leaked

New news on the next Nexuses everybody. <i>@OnLeaks</i> has just shared a bunch of details about the anticipated Nexus handsets from LG and Huawei.<p>Starting with the Huawei model, this appears to be the next super-sized handset in the Nexus line-up, with a 5.7-inch display and measurements coming in at …

I learned something surprising after binge-watching 7 iconic artificial intelligence movies

I've seen a few movies about artificial intelligence (AI), like the "Terminator" and "The Matrix," for example, but I hadn't seen "2001: A Space Odyssey," considered by many I've spoken with as the pinnacle of sci-fi. (Marvin Minsky — one of the pioneers of AI — was even an adviser to the movie's …

Artificial Intelligence

How Do Motorcycles Lean So Far Without Tipping Over?

Riding a motorcycle is just like riding a bike except it's much faster—oh, and you don't have to pedal. In both cases, the two wheeled vehicle can …

Physics

LG's premium phones to get a Hi-Fi music service

LG is launching a new Hi-Fi music service later this month, but the company's not touting it as an Apple Music or a Spotify rival. After all, it will only be accessible through certain devices, particularly its premium phones, which likely includes the LG G4 and its predecessors, the G3 and the G2. …

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note 2 Prime become official: 5.5-inch Full HD, octa-core Helio X10, 2GB RAM, 16/32GB ROM

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 was rumored in December 2014, to arrive in January. Eight month later, the company made the phone official, as the Xiaomi …

Xiaomi's mid-range Redmi Note 2 phablet packs solid specs

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi launched its mid-range Redmi Note 2 and Redmi Note 2 Prime handsets in Beijing today. Both variants sound like good deals on paper for anyone interested in a 5.5-inch Android device.<p>The 4G-capable dual-SIM Redmi Note 2 has a full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) display and …

Xiaomi announces new flagship Redmi Note 2: Octa-core and full HD for $124

Just days after releasing its last new phone, Xiaomi has announced yet another device with competitive specs at a very disruptive price point. Xiaomi calls it ‘the new monster’ and for good reason.<p>The Redmi Note 2 was unveiled this morning, complete with a 64-bit octa-core Helio processor, a full …