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New Stanford Technique To Make Brains Transparent

A new technique turns mammalian organs transparent, so scientists can see inside.<p>A new lab technique now lets scientists make gorgeous, fully intact images of bodily organs such as the brain.<p>A team of engineers has developed a way to turn organs from mammals, such as lab mice or human bodies …

NASA Announces Asteroid Identification, Capture and Sampling Initiative

Dinosaur embryo fossils reveal life inside the egg

<b>Scientists have gained a remarkable insight into some of the oldest dinosaur embryos ever found.</b><p>The remains of the creatures were unearthed in south west China and are about 190 million years old.<p>They belong to a group of dinosaurs called <i>Lufengosaurus</i>, long-necked beasts that fully grown would have …

Dinosaurs

Transparent brains reveal their secrets – video

A team at Stanford University has made brains transparent, allowing entire networks of neurons to be highlighted and then viewed through an optical …

No Microsoft Office for iOS, Android until fall 2014?

An alleged road map for Microsoft Office updates in the next two years pinpoints improvements for Windows Blue, Office for Mac, and more.<p>An alleged road map for Microsoft's coming Gemini wave of Office updates, if accurate, indicates Microsoft's Office for iOS and Android -- as well as Outlook for …

Software

HTC One review

The Android market has changed radically in the past couple of years. Where we once had a spec war, with manufacturers racing to release ever-more powerful smartphones as quickly as possible, now it’s turning into a marketing battle — and Samsung is winning by a mile. HTC, by comparison, isn’t …

Facebook Begins Big Ad Blitz To Tout Its New Android “Home”

Although Facebook Home won’t be available for another week or so, the social network has begun a major ad campaign pitching customers on its new …

Android News

NASA to get $100 million for asteroid mission, senator says

<i>By Mike Wall</i><i><br>Space.com</i><p>NASA will likely get $100 million next year to jump-start an audacious program to drag an asteroid into orbit around the moon for research and exploration purposes, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., says.<p>The $100 million will probably be part of President Barack Obama's federal …

iOS 7 Concept Features Widgets, New Lock Screen, Mission Control and More

Earlier this week, a number of Apple-focused bloggers claimed iOS 7 was running behind schedule and that it would bring a significant user interface refresh.<p>Designer F. Bianco has posted a set of images to Flickr with some interesting thoughts on what useful changes Apple could make to iOS 7 to …

T-Mobile USA Rolling Out Software Update for Existing Unlocked iPhone Customers

In line with a report from earlier this week, <i>TmoNews</i> reports that T-Mobile USA has begun rolling out software updates for existing customers running unlocked iPhones on its network.<p>As the carrier notes in its support forum, the update enables a number of features, including LTE support where …

ITC says Samsung text-selection feature infringes Apple patent

A decision from a judge from the federal agency that deals with trade disputes could keep Samsung from shipping phones to the U.S.<p>A U.S. trade agency judge has decided the text-selection feature Samsung has on its mobile devices infringes an Apple patent. If upheld, the ruling could stop Samsung …

Patents

Space Station's Giant Antimatter Magnet Finds Abundance Of Mysterious Particles

The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer's first results could be evidence of dark matter.<p>Right in Earth's neighborhood, space is positively bubbling with high-energy antimatter particles--a lot more than can be explained. These excess positrons--mirror opposites of negatively charged electrons--just might …

Samsung’s Platform Play Likely More Valuable As A Bargaining Tool, Analyst Suggests

When Samsung revealed its new Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone, it literally did a lot of song and dance about its own unique software features, with nary a peep on the built-in Google Android improvements and features brought by the use Jelly Bean 4.2 on board. I argued that it could be a signal that …

Concept imagines low-cost iPhone with translucent iMac G3-inspired plastic in multiple colors

BusinessInsider points us to this concept from Matteo Gianni and friends that imagines a low-cost iPhone inspired by the original translucent, brightly colored casings Apple introduced with its iMac G3. While the G3-inspired back casing comes from only one sketchy DigiTimes report, the concept also …

AT&T clarifies Galaxy S4 pricing: 16GB model will cost $199.99, 32GB for $249.99

Last week, AT&T announced pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S4 would begin on April 16th, and it also said the device would cost $249.99 with the requisite two-year contract. Now, AT&T has clarified things a bit — the 32GB model will indeed cost $249.99, but the carrier will also sell a 16GB …

Samsung and Mozilla working on new web browser engine for Android

Samsung and Mozilla announced today that they’re partnering up to build a “next generation” and an “advanced technology” web browser engine, which …

Software

12 Useful 'Easter Eggs' Hidden In Your iPhone

Apps

SAMSUNG GALAXY S4 HAS ARRIVED: Here's What You Need To Know

There's a laundry list of new software and hardware features to go over, so we'll hit the most important stuff first.<p>The Galaxy S4 will have a 5-inch full HD display and a plastic body. It runs the latest version of Android called Jelly Bean with Samsung's TouchWiz "skin" that adds several more …