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Web design color theory: how to create the right emotions with color in web design

The most stimulating color, red is so energizing it has been used to increase blood circulation. Representing passion and power, red is the color that will attract the most attention, which is why it is commonly used for warnings and important notices.<p>Red is very appropriate for the <b>No Way NSA</b> …

Apple might unveil a stylus-powered iPad — something Steve Jobs never wanted on the iPhone

Rumors are swirling Apple might unveil an iPad that uses a stylus at its event September 9th, which goes against everything Steve Jobs said about them when he unveiled the iPhone in 2007.<p><i>Produced by Matthew Stuart</i><p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook

Which gaming laptops are worth buying?

For years, the wisdom has been that if you wanted a dedicated gaming machine, you bought a desktop. Gaming components were too unwieldy to fit in a notebook form factor, and if you tried to put together a machine with desktop-caliber components, it always ended up too big and heavy to be truly …

Laptops

DU Speed Booster: Clean trash off your Android phone

Android is a powerful, flexible operating system, but the wrong combination of apps — or simply too many apps — can eat up system resources and leave your phone feeling sluggish and difficult to use.<p>That’s where a speed-boosting cache cleaner can be a life saver. As an Android user browsing the …

You Can Send Your Name to Mars Aboard NASA's InSight Lander

Your name could land on Mars a year from now aboard NASA's next Red Planet mission.<p>The space agency is inviting people around the world to submit …

Flipboard users can upvote their way to a better home feed

Flipboard gives you lots of different ways to find interesting reads. You can choose specific topics, publications, users and magazines, all of which contribute to your main "Cover Stories" feed. The problem is that when you see something you don't like, it's hard to remove it without unfollowing …

Google Play

Xiaomi announces new flagship Redmi Note 2: Octa-core and full HD for $124

Just days after releasing its last new phone, Xiaomi has announced yet another device with competitive specs at a very disruptive price point. Xiaomi calls it ‘the new monster’ and for good reason.<p>The Redmi Note 2 was unveiled this morning, complete with a 64-bit octa-core Helio processor, a full …

The future of video chat is totally touchy-feely

HaptoClone is a new creation from researchers in the Shinoda Lab at the University of Tokyo that can let you practically feel what isn’t actually in …

Robotics

Android Experiments Is Google's New Playground For Coders

Google has lifted the curtain on a new Android Experiments website, which it wants to use as a way of showcasing “creative ways to utilize … device capabilities” and “new or unique uses of technology, aesthetics and interface.”<p>Essentially, it’s a collection of demos of just how great Android can …

Xbox One to Windows 10 streaming has a hidden video setting

Redditor OomaThurman recently detailed a hidden "very high" video quality setting tucked within the Xbox One's streaming app. Thurman writes, "Simply edit the userconsoledata in the xbox app folder and change IsInternalPreview to true," though there are actually a couple of additional steps needed …

Apps in space: Design a smartwatch app for NASA and maybe win money

NASA wants you to design a smartwatch app for astronauts in space.<p>The NASA Tournament Lab (NTL) is asking members of the public with programing …

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don’t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need.<p>Learning the new skills necessary to start a new …

Start designing Android apps and games with zero coding experience

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>You …

Apps

Imperson's new tech lets fans chat with their favorite fictional characters

Imperson has launched a platform that lets TV and movie fans chat with virtual personas of their beloved on-screen characters, opening up the possibilities for more immersive and personalized marketing efforts.<p>The company’s new technology lets brands implement conversational characters with an …

Microsoft made a better YouTube search engine than Google

YouTube might never be dethroned as the king of online video, but Microsoft has just made a compelling case for visiting Bing before you watch anything on YouTube.<p>Microsoft gave a much-needed makeover to its Bing video search feature this week, and the final product is pretty good. It features …

Hacking game 'TouchTone' turned me into an NSA spy, and I liked it

I didn't think I'd make for a good NSA agent until I played <i>TouchTone</i>. The iOS puzzle game had me looking for enemies of the state by scouring text messages and emails, and it didn't faze me one bit. It's absolutely unlike how I am in real life. I'm not a voyeur in any sense of the word, nor am I …

Angry Birds

10 tech podcasts you should listen to now

Don’t ever say there’s nothing good on.<p>There’s a whole lot of podcasts about technology. The New & Noteworthy collection of tech podcasts on iTunes holds 2,000 of them. And some really are worth your attention.<p>Podcasts first popped up nearly a decade ago, following the ascent of Apple’s iPod. In …

How 5G will push a supercharged network to your phone, home, car

Five years from now, you may be thanking your dog for helping to make you healthier, safer, more productive and smarter about what's happening in the world around you.<p>And it has nothing to do with taking Scruffy on long walks.<p>Instead, it has to do with faster, more powerful wireless networks. …

Internet of Things

These bionic suits are changing the lives of people who never thought they'd walk again

Retired Army sergeant Theresa Hannigan lost the use of her legs as a result of her time in the service. More than seven years ago, Matthew Tilford suffered a spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed from the waist below.<p>Today, both Theresa and Matthew are walking again thanks to the game-changing …

Let go, Luke: 'Star Wars' toy trains minds to harness Force

'Star Wars' Force Trainer II Hologram Experience<p>It is a fantasy <i>Star Wars</i> fans know well: to use the Force.<p>Alas, the Force in real life is usually …

Star Wars

Groundbreaking contact lenses give wearers superhero vision

Technology allowing contact lens wearers to zoom in on demand could be available in two years<p>A pioneering new form of contact lenses giving wearers …

Five Best Resources for PC Games

There are plenty of places to pick up great PC games, whether you're looking for something just-released or a classic treasure. Still, some are …

Television (India)

Watch a Unity developer demo the new UI system for Unity 4.6

<b>Newsbrief</b>: Unity has long been teasing an updated UI creation system for its engine, and it's almost here. While the highly anticipated system didn't …

Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For Free

Today Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now available for free. Google Earth Pro used to cost $399 per year. Google Earth is a geospatial software application that displays a virtual globe, which offers the ability to analyze and capture geographical data. Google Earth was created after …

Google Earth

These 11 apps and websites will make you miss your childhood

Product Hunt, a discovery website that shows you the newest startups and products, has collected a bunch of websites and apps that will make you want to relive the past. Product Hunt founder Ryan Hoover even wrote a blog post about how he thinks the emotional power of nostalgia makes it a perfect …

Microsoft's HoloLens explained: How it works and why it's different

Microsoft has a vision for the future, and it involves terms and technology straight out of science fiction.<p>But are we actually glimpsing that future? Yes and no.<p>Microsoft's HoloLens, which the company unveiled at its Redmond, Wash., headquarters on Wednesday, is a sleek, flashy headset with …

Augmented Reality