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Hot dogs, bacon and other processed meats increase risk of cancer, scientists say

The World Health Organization has confirmed some dietary advice that's unlikely to go down easy with most Americans: Bacon, hot dogs and other processed meats can increase your risk of cancer. Not only that, fresh cuts of red meat probably cause cancer too.<p>Doctors have long warned that steak and …

Cancer

Why Final Fantasy 15's Cast Wears All Black

You may have noticed that Final Fantasy XV's main characters, four men, wear all black. There is a reason for that fashion choice, according to game director Hajime Tabata.<p>"The clothing worn by the four main characters is the official battle gear of the Kingdom of Lucis," he said in the game's …

Final Fantasy

Power-cutting cord gives your device battery the perfect amount of juice

We know that keeping our smartphones and tablets plugged in over night, well past the point of a full charge, will deplete precious battery life. But who among us purposely gets up in the middle of the night to unplug?<p>The team at UsBidi assumes very few, which is why its developers believe they …

Tech Trends

Concept for NASA's monster rocket passes critical test — and gets an updated look

The design for NASA's future monster rocket — dubbed the Space Launch System (SLS) — passed its last critical design review. That means NASA found that the vehicle’s specifications hold up, and the agency has deemed the design capable of launching into space. Now, engineers can begin the process of …

Space Exploration

Is Nuzzle The iPod Of Pet Insurance? Ammunition Thinks So.

This smart collar insures a pet’s health in more ways than one.<p>In America, as much as 47% of all households have a dog, and up to 37% have a cat. Despite this, only 2% of all Americans have any form of pet insurance. Not because they don’t love their pet. Not because their pet doesn’t get sick. Not …

Nissan bringing GT-R N-Attack Package, tuned Titans to SEMA

Nissan will have something for its whole spectrum of fans at this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas. A trio of tuned 2016 Titans XDs will be there to show a tough side, and the brand will also present powerhouse by putting a 2016 GT-R Nismo N-Attack Package on display.<p>For the GT-R Nismo buyer that …

E-cig regulations are almost here

The White House received the FDA's final rule on Monday<p>More than a year after proposing regulations for e-cigs — battery-powered devices that vaporize liquid nicotine — the US Food and Drug Administration has sent its final rule over to the White House for review, <i>The Hill</i> reports.<p>The rule was …