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Opening Ceremony and Intel Make a Wearable You'll Actually Want to Wear

Photo: Opening Ceremony<p>Think you've heard enough about wearable tech? Not so fast. It's been almost a year since Intel and Opening Ceremony began working together on MICA, which stands for My Intelligent Communication Accessory. And it was worth the wait. After months of anticipation, ELLE.com can …

A Robot Future - Developing Technologies, Hopes and Fears - IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

As humans, all of our greatest dreams and biggest fears about technology seem to be provoked by the stirring topic of robotic technologies. Robots …

Ursula K. Le Guin: Amazon has too much control over what books get published

<b>(Laura Anglin)</b><p>The author of “The Wizard of Earthsea” talks genre, gender and lessons from 50 years of writing science fiction<p>Laura Miller<p>November 18, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>On Nov. 19, at the annual National Book Awards gala, Neil Gaiman will present the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American …

'iPad Pro' Said to Feature 12.2-Inch Display, 7-mm Thickness, Stereo Speakers at Top and Bottom

Apple's rumored "iPad Pro" has reportedly been in the works for some time, although the most recent rumors have indicated the company has pushed back its plans for the device as it seeks to give its manufacturing partners time to catch up to iPhone 6 Plus demand. Development work on the project is …

Pink Floyd's Nick Mason Criticizes U2's Free Songs of Innocence Release

In a recent interview, the Black Keys' Patrick Carney took aim at U2 for their surprise, free iTunes release of <i>Songs of Innocence</i>, saying it "devalued their music completely". Now, a different big tent rock band's drummer has echoed that criticism: Pink Floyd's Nick Mason.<p>In an interview with</i> …

They’re here to save the world: but how many superhero movies can we take?

They bring in the big bucks, provide multiple spinoffs and sequels and offset the general decline in cinema audiences in the US, but is Hollywood overdoing it when it comes to superheroes?<p>Over the next five years a remarkable 30 superhero movies are expected to be released by Disney, Warner Bros., …

Jony Ive says Apple Watch will include Fitbit-like silent alarm clock feature to wake you up

This past week, Apple design head Jony Ive spoke about a range of topics, including the Apple Watch, at San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art. Ive noted that the development of the Watch was more difficult than the iPhone because of the historical precedence of wrist-worn timepieces. In more …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Mr Turner review – Mike Leigh shines a brilliant new light on the great master

A magnificent growling-bear performance by Timothy Spall is just one of the masterful brushstrokes in this lusty, physical, spit-and-spunk portrait of JMW Turner from singular British screen artist Mike Leigh. Adventurously wielding a digital palette to echo and invoke the oily grit of their …

12.2-inch iPad Pro could be thinner than the iPhone 6 Plus

Apple is expected to announce a huge iPad in early 2015, and a new report details some of the tablet’s specs.<p>According to the reliable Japanese site Macotakara, the larger iPad (or ‘iPad Pro’, as it’s been dubbed by the press) will feature a 12.2-inch display and improved stereo audio. The device …

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