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Spencer Stone, French Train Attack Hero, Stabbed in Sacramento

Spencer Stone, one of three Americans who helped foil a terror attack on a French train in August, was stabbed after a fight in Sacramento on Wednesday night, police said.<p>Airman First Class Stone, 23, was in stable condition on Thursday, an Air Force spokesperson said. Police said he was stabbed …

Terrorism

Samsung-Oculus Consumer Virtual Reality Headset to Cost $99

The news from Facebook's virtual reality conference, Oculus Connect.<p>Oculus and Samsung’s co-developed virtual reality headset will cost $99 when it ships in November, Samsung SVP Peter Koo said today at Facebook’s VR developer conference, Oculus Connect.<p>The new, consumer-minded edition of the …

Virtual Reality

23% of women report sexual assault in college, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new survey of college students, one of the largest ever focusing on sexual assault and sexual misconduct, has reignited the debate over just how big a problem sexual assault on campus really is.<p>Among female college students, 23% said they experienced some form of unwanted sexual contact …

College & University

The House That Could Save the World

The next generation of ultra-efficient houses will redefine how we fight climate change—and how we live.<p>In July, when Portland was sweltering at upwards of 100 degrees, the tenants of The Orchards wondered if they had air conditioning. The temperature in their apartments never rose above 70.<p>They …

Green Living

Turing's 'Dark Wyvern' up for preoder, comes with Armor case enabling 60GHz data transfers

If you have been following the Turing Phone you know the regular version of the device will begin shipping on December 11. We have given the Turing Phone the hands-on treatment and know what to expect from it, but Turing Robotic Industries is throwing in a little something extra for those of you …

Alan Turing