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Apple Watch Sport Costs Apple Just $83.70 To Make

According to a newly released report, the Apple Watch carries the lowest hardware cost to retail price ratio when compared to other products in …

IBM Researchers Can Now Spot Errors In Quantum Calculations

IBM researchers say they’ve solved a big piece of the quantum computing puzzle with a new system for protecting against errors that can crop up among quantum bits, or ‘qubits.’<p>The issue the team is addressing is similar to an error that can crop up among the bits storing data in traditional …

Quantum Computing

12 Ways to Optimize Your Time Like a Pro

<i>Matthew Capala is an Internet entrepreneur, SEO strategist, speaker, and author. He is the founder of Alphametic, an organic growth accelerator, and SearchDecoder. Mathew is an Adj. Professor at NYU, and is the author of Amazon-bestselling book, “SEO Like I’m 5</i>.”<p>Every entrepreneur I know is …

Nasa unveils shape-changing bird-like plane wing

<b>Nasa has jointly developed a plane wing that can change shape during flight.</b><p>The US space agency says the new wing will "save millions of dollars annually in fuel costs, reduce airframe weight and decrease aircraft noise during take-offs and landings."<p>The wing features a seamless flexible edge that …

Aviation

Project Spartan's Name Is Finally Revealed: Microsoft Edge

At its Build conference today, Microsoft finally revealed the official name for Project Spartan, its replacement for Internet Explorer. It’s called Microsoft Edge, and the company’s prepared a little intro video for you.<p>Microsoft also described some new features for the browser. For instance, …

Software

TomTom put its navigation know-how to work in an action cam

TomTom, a company best known for its GPS gadgets and a line of watches for runners and athletes, is diving deeper into action sports. Meet the Bandit camera: a GPS action cam that'll beam footage to a connected smartphone. If you're in a hurry, and don't want to futz with proper edits on a …

Instagram launches music channel, @music

Instagram is a visual medium, but it's always been a favorite way for musicians to share snippets from life on the road, time in the studio or being a bridesmaid in a totally normal wedding.<p>Now the service is returning the affection with a new dedicated channel, @music. The channel will host artist …

4 new things we learned about Windows 10 from Microsoft Build 2015

As expected, Windows 10 got some face time at Microsoft's Build 2015 event in San Francisco, and Joe Belfiore took the stage to go over several of its newest features.<p>Belfiore brought attention early to how Windows 10 is bringing back the Aero Glass theme from Windows 7, showing that good ideas …

Meet GE's lovely sleek Profile induction range (pictures)

Maytag MET8720DS review: Two ovens for the price of one - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Maytag's $1,600 Gemini MET8720DS is an especially good price given that it includes dual-oven versatility.<p><b>The Bad</b> Hit-or-miss performance results, a sluggish oven control panel, limited features and plastic-looking design accents hurt the Gemini's appeal.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> Steer clear of the …

Todd Saunders' self-designed home is raised on stilts to cover outdoor areas

The blackened timber home of Bergen-based architect Todd Saunders is lifted above the ground on two podiums, sheltering a patch of garden and a swing …

11 Tips You Need To Know Before Building A Shipping Container Home

One of the more niche trends in sustainable design of the past few years has been the re-use of shipping containers in order to create the structure …

Shipping Containers

The 13 most bizarre Soviet-era buildings that are still standing today

This is especially true in the former communist countries of Europe and Central Asia, where architects of the time designed some striking and frankly absurd structures before the Soviet era came to an end towards the end of the 20th century.<p>Many of these structures survived the fall of the Berlin …

Set your sights on the Maytag Gemini double-oven range (pictures)