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Hyperloop Competition Accelerates

IBM microfluidics tech designed to improve cancer diagnosis

A technique to pump tiny amounts of marker fluids onto a test sample could enable many more tests during a biopsy and therefore a better understanding of a person's cancer.<p>ZURICH -- Researchers accustomed to designing tiny features on microprocessors have taken up a new tiny-technology challenge: …

Cancer

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Refurbished 128GB iPad 4 Models Now Available

Refurbished 128GB iPad 4 models are now available directly from Apple. These are the iPad 4th gen or iPad with Retina display models – with 128GB storage capacity.<p>There are currently white and black WiFi only models available at Apple’s online store – priced at $679. That price is 15% off, a …

Wi-Fi

Flipboard for Android review: Beautify your RSS and social feeds - CNET

<b>The Good</b> <b>Flipboard</b> is a great way to read RSS feeds and connect with social networks, providing a magazine-style layout you can flip through with a swipe of your finger. My Magazines feature adds even more personal touch.<p><b>The Bad</b> Flipboard, while beautiful, is not efficient for getting through …

Social Media

Amazon says oops, Chromecast not delayed after all

Internet retailer says it erred when it informed customers that their wireless video-streaming device might not be delivered until the end of October.<p>Amazon wants to assure Chromecast buyers that their order has not been delayed.<p>Contrary to e-mails sent to shoppers indicating a months-long wait for …

Customers

Roku iOS app update lets users stream videos to televisions

Similar to Apple TV's AirPlay, the new Roku iOS update allows users to beam videos recorded and stored on their mobile devices to their TVs.<p>Roku added a small, yet significant, addition to its app for iOS on Thursday. With the new 2.3 update, users can now stream videos stored on their iOS device …

Smart TV

Why Russia Helped Snowden: 5 Grievances Against the U.S.

Edward Snowden has left the Moscow airport, having been granted a year of temporary asylum by the Russian government. If you're wondering why Putin would antagonize the U.S. like this, allow us to catch you up on the reasons Moscow-Washington relations have been a bit frosty of late.<p><b>Many Americans</b> …

Russia

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Dying in Longyearbyen has been illegal since 1950. Here's why.<p>Keep an eye out for these red flags.<p>Everything has a "fresh and woody aroma," and we're betting it's strong as hell.<p>If you always gain weight in relationships, here's why.<p>For $199, you can get a lightweight smartwatch with a four-plus …

CloudMagic for iPad: Blazing Fast Search for All Your Cloud Data

Search on the iPad is one of those subjects I don’t think about much, except of course when I really need to find an email or document – and then my thoughts generally just extend to being disappointed with incomplete results or the need to search in multiple places, because just about all my …

Apps

Electric Slide: Wirelessly Present from iPad to Anywhere, No Cables or AirPlay Needed

The iPad is a fantastic device to run a presentation on. <b>Electric Slide</b> is a superb iPad (and iPhone) app that lets you share your presentation wirelessly to just about anywhere from the iPad – with no need for cables or AirPlay Mirroring.<p>If you’re presenting in a room full of people, Electric Slide …

Apps

Notable New iPad Apps: Write for Dropbox

Last week Write for Dropbox, iPad edition hit the App Store. It’s another good text editor app for the iPad, with Dropbox sync and strong Markdown support.<p>The app’s full title in the App Store is Write for Dropbox – A Beautiful Note Taking App (iPad Edition) – but I’m just going to refer to it as …

Apps

Best iPad Presentation App Updated, Adds Keynote Support & More

<b>Electric Slide</b>, the best presentation app I’ve seen for the iPad, has been updated this week and added support for Apple’s Keynote app. Version 2.0 of Electric Slide was released a couple days ago and it’s a substantial update for an already superb app.<p>Here’s a quick rundown of why I rate Electric …

Apps

Best Free iPad App of the Week

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Apps

Another Target Drone Explodes in Florida

Drone outfitted fighter-bomber aircraft crash near Panama City, Fla. Luckily, exploding is what they do best.<p>UAV explosions are strangely becoming a commonplace sight for residents in the Florida panhandle region, as two UAVs operating out of Tyndall Air Force Base near Panama City, Fla., have …

8 Popular Tooth Myths Debunked

Nothing but the tooth.<p>You've probably heard that Coke can dissolve a tooth or that bleaching your teeth weakens them. But what's the truth behind these tooth myths?

Dentistry

The School of Unmanned Bots Prowling the Sea

They don't often make headlines or rile up civil libertarians. But over the past decade, there have been a growing number of undersea robots trolling the depths. These unmanned systemssome remotely piloted, others autonomouspatrol harbors, tra<p>They don't often make headlines or rile up civil …

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

4 Ways to Cut Down Your Stuff Without Going Insane

You may not be a capital-H hoarder, but chances are you've got more stuff packed away than you really know what to do with. If it's time to reduce the clutter, start here.<p><i>Lars Plougmann/Flickr</i><p>I recently read an article on Lifehacker Australia about the process of downsizing your home—and how to do …

Minimalism

Apple reportedly signs Samsung for next-gen iPhone chips

South Korean electronics giant will supply Apple with A9 chips that will be used in a future iPhone, the Korea Economic Daily reports.<p>Apple and Samsung's relationship is apparently not so strained as to prevent the South Korean electronics giant from providing the chips that will power future …

Nextgen

AT&T gets in on no-contract, early upgrade plans too

Following T-Mobile's announcement from last week, AT&T Next offers the option for customers to pay for their smartphones in monthly installments, as well as upgrade once a year.<p>AT&T isn't going to let T-Mobile steal all of the spotlight when it comes to big shake-ups to its plans.<p>The Dallas …

T-Mobile

9 Things You Should Know About the Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Today the Supreme Court issued rulings on two historic and controversial cases which challenged the legal validity, at both the state and federal …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone who wants to work out still can.<p>"This is a healthy way for a child to be punished because it's exercise."<p>"I find using lube and taking …

How to Use Google Plus

While Google Plus isn't quite in the same league as Facebook, it's growing fast—in May 2013, Time reported that Google Plus had approximately 190 million active members. Ready to sign up? Learning how to use Google Plus is easy, especially if you already have a Google account.<p><b>Adding Yourself to</b> …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Buick brought us along for wind tunnel testing at Lockheed Martin to find out.<p>Do your gut a solid and get the good bacteria you need.<p>A guide to five fits that matter most in 2018.<p>No one owes you their forgiveness. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't apologize, anyway.<p>The Governator himself got in …

Apple: E-book pricing verdict could have 'chilling effect'

The three-week antitrust trial wrapped up Thursday, with both sides presenting their final arguments.<p>NEW YORK -- Apple warned that a guilty verdict in its e-book price-fixing case could have a negative impact on how digital media deals are negotiated in the U.S, the company said Thursday in its …

U.S. Department of Justice

New details from iOS 7

Potential hidden features in iOS 7 are surfacing, next-gen iPhone cases are already here, and Kanye West thinks he's Steve Jobs.<p>Transcript<p>-What's up? Brian Tong here and welcome to the Apple Byte for all the good and bad inside the world of Apple. There's still a combination of happy thoughts and a …

iPhone 5

iLuv City Lights in-ear headphones review: Lots of bass, little clarity for seven bucks - CNET

MSRP: $19.99<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>iLuv City Lights</b> in-ear headphones are comfortable, attractive looking, and seem to be built reasonably well for their ultralow price tag. They also pump out a lot of bass.<p><b>The Bad</b> Their high-end (treble) performance is lackluster, so they lack clarity; no inline …

Consumer Tech

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

ATT And Apple Data Leakage Battle Continues

There's only one way to describe it - Data Insecurity.<p>From the day I owned my first iPhone I've been a customer of AT&T. And certainly there's been some drama between the two camps. But no doubt, its been a marriage of convenience. And it mostly worked out, until now.<p>But over the past seven months …

Keep Your Sheets Dry And Cool This Summer With A Little Baby Powder

There's one thing about the summertime we just can't stand: being too hot in our bed. It definitely can lead to a lot of sleepless nights. But Reader's Digest found a really quick way to keep your sheets cool and you dry.<p><i>Editor's note: Be sure to check with your physician before trying this trick,</i> …