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Amazon Echo Is A $199 Connected Speaker Packing An Always-On Siri-Style Assistant

Amazon has a new product that doesn’t really have any current equivalent form any other tech company – a connected speaker called Echo that’s always-on, listening for commands that its virtual assistant can then respond to with information or by triggering a task.<p>The cylindrical device has …

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge first impressions!

<i>Editor’s Note: This first impressions comes from a Japanese edition of the Galaxy Note Edge. It’s likely that many of the issues and specifics mentioned below are unique to the Japanese variant of the Galaxy Note Edge, and will be likely rectified before it reaches European and Western markets. We</i> …

A Wearable Drone That Launches Off Your Wrist To Take Your Selfie

“Oh man, this would make a great picture. I wish there was someone else here to take our picture for us so we didn’t have to take a selfie!”<p>Has this ever happened to you?<p>Of course it has. You’re a human being in the 21st century who reads tech blogs.<p>The Nixie aims to solve that. It’s, as crazy as …

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20 Smokin’ Hot Jalapeño Recipes

We’ve all topped off a heaping mound of nachos with a few rings of jalapeños, but these spicy green peppers are so much more than a last-minute addition to a standard Tex-Mex dish. We’re bringing you 20 of the most creative jalapeño recipes around to breathe some new culinary life into this …

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Picking Sides: Will You Live in an Apple or Google Smart Home?

Apple announced this week that it's joining the smart-home revolution by creating a platform, called HomeKit, that will eventually allow people use …

Airbus Patents 'Bicycle Seats' That Look Terrifying For Airline Passengers

The seat design featured in the patent is barbarically sparse, without even basic necessities like a backrest, tray tables or any leg room to speak of. In fact, the seats don't even appear to function like seats; instead they are designed to prop up the flyer in an awkward semi-upright position to …

Photos of Mercury from NASA's Messenger Spacecraft

Kandinsky Crater on Mercury<p>Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington<p>NASA's MESSENGER …

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Report: Apple’s wearable device will come in multiple designs, screen sizes

The Apple(s appl) rumor mill has returned to peak form ahead of the expected release of a wearable device this October. On Thursday, Reuters reported …

This Cat Looks Like The Devil (PHOTO)

Call it Lucipurrr.<p>Its minions will be destroyed by fur and brimstone.<p>And its followers are sentenced to purrrdition, or if they're lucky, Pur-gato-ry.<p>It's a cat with funny hair that makes it look like the devil. Look at it.<p>And feel free to send us pictures of your satanic pets.<p>Hat tip: Reddit

LG G3 review: the company's best phone yet

Bigger, higher resolution, simpler to use. That's how we described LG's latest flagship, the G3, when we finally got our hands on it last week. The headline feature is, without a doubt, that Quad HD (2,560 x 1,440) screen. I've been gazing at it intensely since the review unit landed in my hand. …

Apple's WWDC Preview Of OSX Yosemite Code Points To New 4K Retina iMacs

Sifting through some clues in the OSX code from Apple’s WWDC reveals more pointers towards an update to the iMac desktop computers with increased screen resolution.<p>You might recall that in the latest version of Mavericks code there were pointers towards the graphics cards being supported that gave …

Justin Bieber apologizes for second racist video: 'I need to take responsibility for those mistakes'

Justin Bieber is issuing apologies more frequently than he’s dropping new music these days.<p>The pop star offered another public mea culpa Thursday, …

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I …

Audi Q3 Tent

Stop, before you say anything, no, this isn't the new Pontiac Aztec — it's an Audi Q3 Tent — and we couldn't be happier about that distinction. You …

Rooftop Solar’s Emerging Markets Are In Middle-Class Neighborhoods

Middle-class households are a major force in driving rooftop solar installations in emerging residential solar markets. Last year, a Center for …

Pictures of the Week 5.29.14

Google plans fleet of driverless cars — with no steering wheel or brakes

The Empire State Building shines red, white & blue tonight for #MemorialDay http://t.co/ieYAUXVCYM via @EverythingNYC

6 Uses for Windex You Should Know

After Months Of Homelessness, A Teen Leaves The Woods Behind

You may think of homelessness as a distinctly urban issue, with people sleeping in shelters or on the streets. But homelessness happens in rural communities too, and it happens to children.<p>For Desiree Wieczorek, a 10th-grader in northern New York, homelessness was all too real last year. For five …