Marios Kathitziotis

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The science-backed way to actually hack your DNA—and slow aging

When it comes to gracefully getting older, most women have a few regular habits they swear by, like drinking collagen-spiked beverages and slathering …

Simple breath test can detect cancer and 16 other diseases

Using gold nanoparticles and AI, a device correctly diagnosed 86 percent of patients.<p>Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute of Technology have proven just how true that is. They developed a device that uses …

The 11 Cheapest Caribbean Destinations to Visit in Winter 2017, Ranked

Every winter, when you get blasted with blistering, freezing winds, you may start fantasizing about a beach getaway. If you are already thinking to yourself, "I wish I was sitting on a Caribbean beach with my toes tucked in the soft sand" -- well, you are not alone. And even if you have a tight …

Dominican Republic

A 23-year-old Google employee lives in a truck in the company's parking lot and saves 90% of his income

When 23-year-old Brandon headed from Massachusetts to the Bay Area in mid-May to start work as a software engineer at Google, he opted out of …

Top Ancient Sites for Stargazing

Travel<p>From petroglyphs to castles carved into hilltops, explore our night sky through our ancestors at these amazing archaeological sites.<p>The night sky is a time machine and so is archaeology. Since I was a teenager in Iran, a land filled with ancient sites, my passion for the night sky has blended …

Australian National Parks

Smartphone batteries with twice the life may arrive in 2017

SolidEnergy is preparing to commercialize its "lithium metal" tech.<p>A type of lithium battery that could make gasoline-powered cars obsolete is on track to be commercialized, according to <i>MIT</i> <i>News</i>. The "lithium metal" batteries, developed by MIT spin-off SolidEnergy, can reportedly pack the same …

Clean Energy

Dyson’s 360 Eye robot vacuum succeeds by seeing more

Dyson’s 360 Eye robot vacuum has been a long time coming to U.S. carpets. The squat little cylinder of a bot first broke cover in September 2014, with a splashy product announcement and a consumer launch in Japan in 2015. North American homes are only just getting their first taste of Dyson’s …

Robotics

Nvidia brings desktop GPUs to laptops for 'VR ready' gaming

Nvidia first tried its hand at putting desktop-class graphics chips inside a notebook last year, with its Maxwell-based GTX 980. That was a hint at what the US-based technology company was really working on, because Nvidia is actually bringing its GTX 1000 series GPUs to notebooks. This isn't an M …

Laptops

The Best Travel Products of 2015

Not only is this Rimowa carry-on a stunner, but its utilitarian inside includes a quilted tech fabric with two removable dividers to maximize …

Backblaze's B2 is the simplest service for large backups

Whether you’re running a small business with data scattered across several employees’ systems or simply have a few terabytes of RAW photos lying around like I do, you probably want to back up all those files someplace safe and on the cheap.<p>Over the past few months, Backblaze has been trialing its …

AMD Radeon RX480 review roundup: VR graphics for the masses

On sale today, AMD's first Polaris GPU looks like a winner<p>AMD's Polaris architecture is the answer to Nvidia's Pascal: a 2016 update to graphics card technology that promises all the traditional boosts in efficiency, performance, and value for money — along with the new priority of better VR. …

Your NVIDIA Shield now plays Netflix videos in HDR

You'll also get Plex, WatchESPN and Spotify.<p>NVIDIA just underscored one of the advantages of having a high-powered streaming media hub: you can roll out new video features before anyone else. It's delivering an update to its Shield set-top box that introduces high dynamic range Netflix video on …

Dolby Atmos

Google My Activity shows everything that company knows about its users – and there’s a lot

Google has launched a new site that shows absolutely everything it knows about its users. And there’s an awful lot of it.<p>The new My Activity page …

Father's Day Tech Gift Guide

In the Digital Age, there are two types of dads. The first is the dad who would love to get any technology-related gift on Father's Day. The second dad doesn't realize he would love to get anything techie, but when he does he's excited and eager to open the box to set it up. As Father's Day 2016 …

See the Japanese mafia strip outside a police station

“Sumimasen (excuse me)” I say for the 100th time as I squeeze my way through a sea of booze, tattoos and middle-aged men. I’m at Sanja Matsuri, Tokyo’s largest and wildest traditional festival held in honour of those who founded the city’s oldest temple. The crowds are insane, with close to two …

24 Beautiful Black and White Cat Portraits That Will Win Your Heart

Like our soft spot for Caturday, we’re just as equally fond of all things monochrome! So we thought we’d combine our two obsessions together in a …

Shibue Underwear Is The Horrifying New Way To Avoid VPL

This might be worse than going commando.<p>The quest for an invisible panty line has brought the world many things. Breezy nether reigons, health …

If you love Legos and you love Porsches, you're about to be very happy

But the latest set from the Danish toy maker, not new to making very realistic models of cars, is attracting a lot of attention in the automotive world.<p>It's a model of the 911 GT3 RS, the most hard-core version of Porsche's famous sports car.<p>Features include a flat-6 engine with working pistons, an …

Lego

Lego Technic’s Porsche 911 GT3 RS has a working dual-clutch gearbox

Legos are great for building castles, replicating superhero battles, and transforming carpets into sharp plastic minefields, but for more complex …

Supercars

iPhone SE vs Xperia Z5 Compact Review: Sony Crushes The iPhone

Many years ago, Sony’s smartphone team sat down to design the Xperia Z portfolio and came up with the Xperia ZR. The principle was simple, take all the power and flexibility in the Xperia Z, and put it in as small a handset as they could with as few compromises as possible. The following year …

You Must See This Tiny Apartment's Micro Interior Design

Mood lighting, cinema, and gym facilities included.<p>Like many large cities, Hong Kong is a pricey place to live. Because of that, it's no surprise residents looking for property in the expensive urban center of the seven million-person city try to squeeze as much as they can into sometimes …

Interior Design

Yes, the jet-powered hoverboard is real, and yes, the creator has crashed it

Jet fuel can melt steely skepticism<p>One of the most talked about things this week was a strange video of a man who appeared to have a real life jet-powered hoverboard. The video was published by Zapata Racing, which has made water-powered versions of these flying machines for a few years now. The …

HTC 10 review: HTC builds the best Android flagship of 2016

No gimmicks, no nonsense—HTC keeps it simple and builds an awesome smartphone.<p>The last 12 months have been dark for HTC. Year over year, the …

Paul Walker's Daughter Awarded $10.1 Million in Lawsuit Over His Death

The 17-year-old reached a settlement with the estate of Roger Rodas, the driver who was also killed.<p>Meadow Walker, the 17-year-old daughter of actor Paul Walker, has been awarded $10.1 million in a settlement with the estate of Roger Rodas. Both Rodas and Walker died when the Porsche Carrera GT …

30 Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Tips And Tricks You Should Know About

Last month, Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. Right out of the gate, the devices received strong reviews. Consumer Reports even called Samsung’s new flagships “the best smartphones” and now the devices sit atop its <i>Ratings</i>. The S7 and S7 Edge smartphones are packed with …

10 of the best alternative city breaks in Europe

If you’re after a fresh spin on the city break look beyond the usual big names for more cool culture and great sights. Here’s our list for 2016<p>• <b>Alt. city breaks 2015</b><p><b>Why go?</b> The island of Malta itself is a sight to behold but within the walled city of its capital, Valletta, built by the Knights of …

19 Tech Products That’ll Make DIYers Drool

Unlike that gimmicky stuff you use once and forget, you'll wonder how you ever got along without these innovative home tech tools and …

9 of the best things to do in Cuba

Find the perfect beach, listen to the best music and fall into the rhythm of this beguiling country – both on the dancefloor and in its somnolent …

The Best Beaches in Europe

The focal point of this famous spot is the hulking, weathered hull of a freighter that ran aground in the early ’80s. The ship now sits in the middle …

'Cyborg heart patch' combines electronics and living tissue

It can be used to remotely monitor and administer drugs to the organ.<p>One of the latest inventions out of Tel Aviv University can patch up broken hearts. We're talking about the real organs here, especially those damaged by myocardial infarction or heart attack. A team from the Israeli university …

Tel Aviv