Sean Cochrane

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NASA just released an unbelievable new image of the Earth rising over the Moon

The narrow angle camera takes images in black and white, so the spacecraft's wider angle camera — which shoots in color — was used to capture the colorful light that reflects off of our planet.<p>"The colors are only approximately what an intrepid explorer would see from the Moon," the researchers …

Witch & Wizard by James Patterson, Gabrielle Charbonnet

<b>When a dystopian government controls every aspect of society, siblings Wisty and Whit Allgood may be the world's only hope in this magical beginning</b> …

Teen Who Can't Hold Controller Plays Minecraft With His Eyebrows, And It's Awesome

Of the millions who play the video game Minecraft, perhaps few have overcome more to participate than Alexander Kostov.<p>The 19-year-old has spinal muscular atrophy, so he can't hold a controller or use a keyboard, according to the description of the YouTube video above.<p>But that's no longer a …

'Game of Thrones' intro gets the 8-bit treatment

A YouTube user by the name of NicksplosionFX just released a mashup in which he renders the entire "Game of Thrones" intro video in the world of Super Mario. Looking at the Mario version and the original intro side by side, you get a real appreciation for how closely the Mario version matches that …

Game of Thrones

HTC One (M8): Camera Shootout - Feature Focus

Nest thermostat now available in the UK, first leg of “aggressive” European expansion

Nest, the smart thermostat, is available in the UK starting today, marking the first stage of Nest Labs’ expansion in Europe.<p>The Nest Learning Thermostat can be yours for £179, and is available online on Nest.com and Amazon, as well as in retail locations of Apple, John Lewis, and B&Q.<p>In a blog …

Galaxy S5 mini (SM-G800) specs leak: 4.5-inch 720p screen, quad-core processor, and KitKat

The 2013 Galaxy S4 mini, compared to the Galaxy S4<p>Samsung is gearing up to release a sequel to the Galaxy S4 mini, and if one report from <i>Sam Mobile</i> is to be trusted, the S5 mini’s specs are quite attractive. The website cites its usual insiders, who have provided accurate leaks in the past.<p>First …

HTC One (M8) Review!

Samsung Galaxy S5 manual now available online [PDF embed]

The Samsung Galaxy S5 manual is now available online for everyone to peruse. The user manual for Samsung’s latest Galaxy contains instructions and explanations on everything from setting up the device for the first time, to using the fingerprint sensor, to gauging your pulse after a workout with …

Samsung Galaxy S5

Teardown lets us peek inside the Samsung Galaxy S5

If, like me, you love to see what makes things tick, then there’s nothing like a good teardown to peel back the mask from the latest and greatest pieces of technology. The folks over at <i>Chipworks</i> have taken apart the new Samsung Galaxy S5, and have compiled a list of virtually everything inside …

Zens brings wireless charging to your car’s cup holder

The number of mobile devices that support wireless charging grows by the day, giving Android users an easy way to plop down their devices onto a charger while at home without having to worry about cables. Now Zens is looking to take that same experience and bring it to our automobiles with its ZENS …

Wireless Charging

HTC One (M8) review

We got our first look at the HTC One (M8) a week ago and while the latest HTC flagship was probably the worst-kept secret in the tech world, we were left impressed just from looking at it. By refining the amazing design and build quality standards set by the One (M7) and adding the obligatory …

Google teams up with DC to offer single issues comics via Play Books

Although Google Play Books has carried digital DC comic book collections for a while now, the only way to get single issues has been to go through other DC partners like Comixology. Thankfully for DC fans, this changes today.<p>In addition to continuing to selling comic book collections and ‘novels’, …

HTC One M8 Google Play Edition reportedly starting to ship

If you happen to be one of those that ordered a Google Play Edition of the HTC One M8 during the first days that it arrived to the Play Store, you might want to check your inbox. Reportedly the handset is already starting to ship ahead of its original 2-3 week shipping target.<p>For those that ordered …

AirBulb isn’t just a smart light bulb, it’s also a Bluetooth speaker

Recently both LG and Samsung announced their own attempts to get into the smart light bulb business, giving us a way to turn their bulbs off and on via our mobile devices. These efforts also include several other features like adjusting the intensity of the light and more, but they have nothing on …

Retro Studios Not Involved With Mario Kart 8 Development

A Nintendo representative has revealed that Retro Studios isn’t involved with the development process of Mario Kart 8. Although it helped with Mario …

Here's another peek at Google's build-your-own-smartphone project

Project Ara has only exploded in prominence since Google unloaded Motorola earlier this year, and now we're getting yet another peek at the work in progress. The Phonebloks team just released a video showing off the progress Google and its partners have made on those modular smartphones, and things …

The Weird Effects You Can Get Out Of The HTC One And Its 3D Camera

The beautiful all-metal design has only been slightly tweaked, the screen is just a hair larger than the previous version's display, and the new One's processor is only a bit faster than the last. But there's one area that's seen a drastic improvement: its camera.<p>HTC has not only added a second …