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WhatsApp data to start being shared with Facebook: App asks for permission to share personal data with owner

WhatsApp is to start sharing data with its owner, Facebook, according to leaked screenshots.<p>An update to the site looks set to introduce a new …

Apps

Peter Molyneux's Studio Working to Make Good on Godus Promises

The new CEO of developer 22cans, Simon Phillips, is quickly working to repair the developer's image after low morale and broken promises threatened to sink it earlier this year. Phillips spoke of his plans in an interview with Eurogamer.<p>Peter Molyneux, famed Fable creator, hired Simon Phillips to …

How To Build A Flashlight That Runs On Dead Batteries

The dead shall shine again<p>Don’t throw out that seemingly lifeless battery—it’s not dead yet. A brand-new alkaline battery cell has an electric potential of about 1.5 volts, which drops as the juice runs out. The voltage eventually becomes too low to power most devices, but there’s still energy …

How to Earn Airline Miles Without Flying

There are plenty of ways to rack up frequent flyer miles, no flying required. Not all of us are in the high-flying position to jet off regularly on …

'Minecraft' meets 'Grand Theft Auto V' in space

Imagine: Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, reclines behind a desk built out of spare rocket ship parts. A gleaming saber rests to his right. Sean Murray, founder of the independent development studio Hello Games, sits across from him, chatting about Hello's new title, <i>No Man's Sky</i>. There's …

Moore's Law in action: making our machines ever more micro

Over the past few decades, engineers have leveraged Moore's Law to the fullest, resulting in powerful ultrathin laptops and feature-rich miniature wearables. Back in 1981, a 23-pound Osborne 1 computer was considered portable, with 64KB of onboard memory. Today, smartphones weigh just a few ounces …

Solar-powered Ecocapsule lets you live off-the-grid anywhere in the world

• Home<br>• ><br>• Green<br>• ><br>• Solar-powered Ecocapsule lets you live off-the-grid anywhere in the world<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: Green<p>Is your dream to live off-grid …

Gorgeous Valley House is a geometric timber cabin inspired by the Dolomite Mountains

Looking for a timber alpine retreat that’s different from the norm? Feast your eyes on the gorgeous Valley House, a proposed timber cabin that …

Architecture

Open Source Ember 3D Printer Mechanical Files Released By Autodesk

Earlier this year Autodesk announced that they would be making their Ember 3D Printer open source and keeping to their promise and following up on …

Cubit Invention And Creation Platform Launches On Kickstarter (video)

If you have ever fancied building electronic gadgets or systems that you have imagined, but feel that you don’t have the required skills to solder …

Updated Creator CI20: a beefier RPi B+ but MIPS

When it comes to hackers and makers, no platform and no development board probably rings louder than ARM and the Raspberry Pi. But they not the only …