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Scientists Accidentally Discovered a Fix for Your Shattered Phone Screen

It's self-healing and sustainable.<p>In the not too distant future, Apple (or Samsung, or whoever) might not be able to gouge you with exorbitant fees ($130 plus!) if you drop your iPhone. Scientists in Japan have discovered a glass that can heal itself without extreme heat or pressure, and that could …

Cracked screens could soon be a thing of the past after scientists accidentally invent self-healing glass

Lucky break<p>In my 15 years of phone ownership, I can remember many fallen comrades. Ian the iPhone 3GS, Norman the Note 2, Gary the Galaxy S7: I’m …

E-waste

Super big black hole from early universe farthest ever found

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronomers have discovered a super-size black hole harkening back to almost the dawn of creation.<p>It's the farthest black hole ever found.<p>A team led by the Carnegie Observatories' Eduardo Banados reported in the journal Nature on Wednesday that the black hole lies in a …

Universe

The best smartphones you can buy right now

Smartphones get better every year, but 2017 has seen a string of particularly impressive devices. The benefits are obvious -- there's never been a better year to be in the market for a new phone -- but that also means that making a decision is harder than ever. Since we've tested all of 2017's …

Family freed returns to Canada, says 1 child killed

TORONTO (AP) — Former hostage Joshua Boyle said upon arriving back in Canada that the Haqqani network in Afghanistan had killed his infant daughter …

The new age of engineering and construction technology

New technologies are transforming all stages of the engineering and construction process. Here’s what companies need to know about the evolving …

Innovation

What is Ecobee?

The Ecobee3 is the flagship product from a home automation startup of the same name. A competitor to the Nest Learning Thermostat, the Ecobee3 adds Wi-Fi enabled smarts to your home's temperature control.<p>Here's our 3.5 star review of the Ecobee3. It works with a number of other smart home products …

Home Automation

3 Common Types of Data Loss -- and How to Prevent Them

Careless mistakes that can cause an entire organization to go offline are becoming more and more inevitable.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no shortage of evidence that security should be one of IT’s biggest priorities, especially when an organization …

Cybersecurity

Tesla’s Model 3 Is Here, and It's Much More Than an Electric Car

The air was electric in Fremont, California, where a lucky few gathered to witness a momentous moment. Thirty employees rubbed their hands together …

A futurist tells us what life will probably look like in 2040

This week, UK’s government set out plans to end the sale of new petrol and diesel cars by 2040 – so what else will we see in 23 years’ time?<p>Here, …

Artificial Intelligence

This Self-Fuelling Boat Just Set Off on an Epic 6-Year Global Voyage

Can't stop, won't stop.<p>An amazing hydrogen-powered round-the-world ocean voyage has just gotten underway, with the US$5.25-million Energy Observer …

Solar Impulse