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Google teams up with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg for new Glass frames and shades

Google is injecting some pizazz into its Google Glass wearable technology after the company announced a new collection of frames and shades created by fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg.<p>The ‘DVF | Made for Glass collection’ will be available to buy from the Google Glass site or Net-A-Porter …

Paul George's status up in air

INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel says Paul George is feeling better after being diagnosed with a concussion.<p>It is still uncertain …

California approves self-driving cars by 2015

If you've seen one of Google's 'chandelier' topped autonomous cars driving down the street, you may have assumed the technology is legal. But up until now, Google has been operating the cars in a gray area, as autonomous cars have not been explicitly addressed by the California Department of Motor …

Scientists propose collider that could turn light into matter

A pair of researchers predicted a method for turning light into matter 80 years ago, and now a new team of scientists are proposing a technique that could make that method happen in the purest way yet. The proposed method involves colliding two photons — the massless particles of light — that have …

Kevin Love likes Warriors, Bulls

Kevin Love has made it clear to the Timberwolves that he intends to become an unrestricted free agent after next season and has no interest in a …

NBA

China Built A Prototype For A Train Capable Of Reaching 1,800 MPH

Currently, the fastest commercially operated maglev reaches just 431 km/h and even the world record is just 581 km/hr.<p>According to project lead Dr. Deng Zigang, this huge increase in speed is achieved through the lack of air resistance in the near-vacuum tunnel.<p>"If the running speed exceeds 400 …

Moscow

Arguing over consoles' native resolution is mostly PR, says The Witcher's studio

The ongoing argument over native resolution — 1080p versus 900 or some other lower figure — is "more of a PR differentiation," said the co-founder of the studio making <i>The Witcher 3</i>.<p>Moreover, resolution differences between the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are "very important for Sony right now," …

NBA 2K15 to add 11 Euroleague teams to its international lineup

<i>NBA 2K15</i> will expand its international presence with the addition of 11 Euroleague teams to the play-now roster when the game arrives Oct. 7.<p>The addition of 14 Euroleague teams to <i>NBA 2K14</i>'s one-off rosters (they are not available in career modes) marked the return of international basketball to NBA …

Ranking the Top 15 Best NBA Free Agents Available This Summer

Free agency is one of the most exciting parts of the NBA, and even though this year's class isn't likely to bring as much change as seen in previous summers, the potential for a high-impact signing looms large.<p>This list is only unrestricted free agents. Players with options on their contract …

NBA

Kevin Durant Dominates Clinching Game Yet Again as Thunder Oust LA Clippers

Don't let Kevin Durant get to three wins in a playoff series. Just don't.<p>The Los Angeles Clippers found that out the hard way, as the NBA's Most Valuable Player exploded during the second half of a 104-98 Game 6 victory for the Oklahoma City Thunder, pushing his team into the Western Conference …

Russia threatens to disrupt GPS navigation in fight over sanctions

Hold onto your sat nav. The Russian government has just threatened to end cooperation with America on major space projects, including maintenance of the GPS system. The policy will also prevent NASA from accessing the International Space Station from 2020, as well as blocking the supply of …