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Geronimo! 'Doctor Who' is coming to Amazon Prime in March

LOS ANGELES — Netflix and Hulu's loss is Amazon Prime's gain.<p>Seasons one through eight of popular BBC series <i>Dr.Who</i> will again be available to stream …

SunPower Breaks World Record for Efficient Solar Panels

Solar giant SunPower announced on Monday that it can now make a solar panel that can convert 22.8% of the sunlight that hits it into electricity. …

Drone Squad Will Guard the Set of Star Wars Episode VIII

Lock S-foils in attack position.<p>The producers of <i>Star Wars: Episode VIII</i> have decided to use a squadron of drones to defend their outdoor filming location in Dubrovnik, Croatia, according to the blog Making Star Wars. During filming of <i>The Force Awakens</i> in 2014, enthusiastic fans used drones to …

Nature's fury: Monster waves battering Cornwall caught on camera - Telegraph

How to take better pictures with your Android phone

In today’s smartphone-centric world, everybody and their mom (quite literally) has a camera in their pockets at all times, and the end result is millions of pics splashed all over the web. Of course, anyone can snap a photo and share it with the world, but taking a <i>good</i> pic is another story.<p>We all …

Mobile Photography

Try not to panic: 'Doctor Who' has disappeared from Netflix and Hulu

Thus ends the era of the Time Lord...for now, anyway.<p><i>Doctor Who</i> is no longer available for streaming on Netflix or Hulu, the platforms where it found …

Here's How You Can Learn to Build DIY Robots and LED Cubes

Thimble teaches people to code, build and hack with monthly electronics kits.<p>Many people may know how tweak and hack their smartphones to optimize them. But few people have even a basic understanding of electronics—namely, how software controls digital or analog circuits, which in turn control …

Eagles are being trained to take out illegal drones

Forget anti-drone drones, one of nature's most majestic hunters may soon play a valuable role in taking down dangerous UAVs. As part of a new trial, the Dutch National Police force has begun training eagles to intercept troublesome drones during an emergency, when another capture device might put …

Dr Who has left Netflix, despair now

Last week it was revealed by Netflix – or confirmed, rather – that the entire Dr. Who collection was about to leave. Now it is gone. This is the end …

Peter Capaldi 'leaving Doctor Who after 2017 series so Chris Chibnall can choose his own Time Lord'

BBC bosses expect Peter Capaldi to leave Doctor Who after the next series – when writer Steven Moffat also steps down.<p>The 57-year-old’s tenure as the …

Extremely Rare Gemstone Could Prove That There's an Ocean Hidden Deep Inside Earth

Researchers believe that deep below the Earth's surface lies an ocean of water. This might sound like something straight out of a science fiction movie, but thanks to a tiny, extremely rare gemstone, there's cause to believe the seemingly impossible exists. The special stone is called ringwoodite, …

Earth Science

Linux bug could let hackers control 66% of all Android devices

A newly discovered vulnerability in the Linux kernel could allow attackers to gain access to millions of Android devices as well as Linux PCs and servers.<p>Security firm Perception Point found the bug indexed as CVE-2016-0728, which has existed for almost three years since Linux kernel version 3.8 …

Linux

10 Tips for Organizing Your House

<b>Tackle one task per day and you'll be more organized in no time. Originally Posted on Zillow Porchlight by DorothyTheOrganizer</b><p>Getting your home and space organized at the beginning of the year will help you move through the coming months with less stress, spend some time on your own well-being, …

A deleted scene from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' reveals a new character's awesome power

In an interview with Collider, "Star Wars" SFX supervisor Chris Corbould reveals that Maz has abilities that ultimately didn't make the film's final cut.<p>The motion-capture character, played by Lupita Nyong'o, tells Rey (Daisy Ridley) that she knows the Force, though she's not a Jedi.<p>In a cut scene, …

'The Force Awakens' Is a Masterpiece of Nostalgia

<b>SPOILERS AHEAD FOR THE TWO OR THREE PEOPLE WHO HAVEN'T SEEN IT</b>:<p><i>The Force Awakens</i> is a brilliantly manipulative piece of film-making meant to reel in everyone who loved the first three Lucas films and rightly despised the next trio. And make them bring their kids, too.<p>It's got real humor.<p>It's got a …

World's smallest camera drone + 2GB Micro SD Card: $34.99

Meet your new favorite flying toy! The <b>Cheerson CX-10C Nano Drone with Camera</b> <b>+ 2GB Micro SD Card</b> is a tiny quadcopter is small enough to rest on the tip of your finger, and can easily maneuver through small spaces with acrobatic finesse while recording crystal-clear video and photography.<p>It’s tons …

Forget DJI and Parrot: Here’s 13 little-known drone companies that made a splash at CES

Miniwing<p>Established in 2015, Miniwing burst onto the CES 2016 showroom floor touting its “camera with wings.” Though it’s just a matter of wording, …

Lily Self-Flying Selfie Drone Reaches $34 Million in Pre-Orders

Lily, a self-flying drone that follows you snapping photos and taking video, has reached $34 million in pre-order sales, reports Forbes.<p>Initiated …

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Why I love my drone, and why you'll love yours

This summer, I invited some neighbors over for a barbecue. We cracked open beers, threw burgers on the grill, and fired up the family drone. We peered into the iPad-connected controller streaming a live video feed — and watched the drone ascend 250 feet into the air. We could see all the way down …

Controlled by shadow government: Mike Lofgren reveals how top U.S. officials are at the mercy of the “deep state”

A corrupt network of wealthy elites has hijacked our government, ex-GOP staffer and best-selling author tells Salon<p>One of the predominant themes of the 2016 presidential campaign thus far — and one that is unlikely to lose significance once the primaries give way to the general election — is the …

DJI’s Phantom drone line just got a very interesting new addition

The company is bringing its 4K camera to a cheaper version of the Phantom drone<p>The world's most popular drone maker unveiled new versions of its two most popular models today. The Inspire 1 was tweaked in a pretty basic way, you can now buy it in black. But the Phantom line got a really interesting …

Drones

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Microsoft Says Xbox One Cloud Tech Available to Any Game, Including PS4 Exclusives

Microsoft will not keep outside developers from using its Azure cloud-based technology, not even developers of exclusive games for other platforms, Xbox gaming boss Phil Spencer says.<p>Writing on Twitter (via DualShockers), a fan asked Spencer about Titanfall 2 and how they would "hate to see the …

Titan Fall

Martin Shkreli’s Fraud Charges Are Dwarfed By Others

On Thursday morning, pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli was arrested on charges of securities fraud in New York.<p>This, of course, is just the …

Garage Storage System Home Improvement

Showing 1-40 of 13,350 Sort by price Low-High - High-Low<p>$1456 - $1499.99<p>2 found<p>Shop for Storage & Organization at The Home Depot. Flow Wall Tall …

Australian scientists discover new dinosaur species – the Kunbarrasaurus

Scientists examine 3D images of dinosaur skeleton found in north-east Australia in 1989 and discover distinct species<p>Scientists have discovered a new species of dinosaur that roamed around Australia – a heavily-armoured sheep-sized creature with a parrot-like beak.<p>The dinosaur, named …

Dinosaurs

Best tech gifts under $500 (2015 holiday guide)

Finding a good gift for the tech enthusiast in your circle is never an easy feat, but there are certainly plenty of things out there that will make a gadget lover’s year. We have already given you some shopping guides for finding gifts under $50, $100 and $250, but those of you who want to really …

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