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Mars One announced Monday that it has picked 1,058 aspiring spaceflyers to move on to the next round in its search for the first humans to live and die on the Red Planet. Who made the cut? Find out here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/leix

Night-shining clouds started glowing high above Antarctica earlier than usual this year, observations from a NASA satellite show. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/kxyt

Entrepreneur finds remedy for water-damaged phones

Ever dropped your smartphone down the loo? Last year, 900,000 people did just that, according to gadget site Gizmodo. But water-damaged phones will soon be a thing of the past.<p>Oliver Murphy, a 20-year-old inventor turned entrepreneur has devised an ingenious system for bringing phones that have …

Android Run Time: An Easy Hack To Make Your Phone Faster And Its Battery Last Longer

<i>Update: if you also want to get the stock Android look of the Nexus 5 on any Android device running v4.1 or above check out my recent Forbes post here.</i><p>When Android 4.4 ‘KitKat’ launched on October 31 something very important and underreported was introduced. Its name is ‘ART’ and with the Android …

Venus orbits sun within huge band of dust, say scientists

Scientists have discovered that Venus circles the sun embedded within a huge band of dust that is 10-15 million kilometres high and stretches all the way around its orbit. The finding will help astronomers better understand the dust clouds within planetary systems so that they can be taken into …

NASA Sees 'Watershed' Cosmic Blast in Unique Detail

On April 27, a blast of light from a dying star in a distant galaxy topped the charts as one of the brightest stellar explosions ever seen.

IceCube Telescope Finds High-Energy Neutrinos, Opens Up New Era in Astronomy

After years of finding nothing, scientists at the IceCube neutrino telescope have detected 28 high-energy neutrinos that likely came from some of the …

UFC 167: Pre-fight Press Conference

UFC 167: St-Pierre vs Hendricks - Extended Preview

Battlefield 4 review

Here's a review of video game Battlefield 4, released on 29 October and 1 November<p>The game was released on October 29 in the US, October 31 in Australia and Japan and November 1 in Europe for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.<p><b>Phill Cameron reviewed it</b>and said: …

Football Manager 2014 review

It's tempting to imagine Sports Interactive's Miles Jacobson experiencing some kind of Damascene moment while visiting Watford's London Colney …

Human Circuit - Sick Science! #154

Half-Ton Fragment Of Russian Meteorite Recovered From Lake

It literally broke the scale.<p>Divers have hauled a 570-kilogram-plus (1,257 pounds) hunk of meteorite from Lake Chebarkul in the Urals region of Russia. The rock seems to be a piece of the meteorite that landed in the country this February. The fragment was so large it: 1) broke into three pieces …

Meteorites

BBM for Android - Everything you need to know

15 best camera apps for Android

Cameras on smartphones are a much bigger deal than they used to be. Companies are chomping at the bit to make their cameras more reliable, work better in low light, and add features that people want. Many will base their purchase decisions on the strength of the camera. The point is that cameras …

Sony Vaio Tap 11 review: A slimmer, lighter competitor to the Surface Pro 2 - CNET

It's been nearly one year, but we still point to Microsoft's Surface Pro as the best example of a full Windows 8 tablet with a high-res screen and an Intel Core i-series CPU. That configuration makes for an experience much closer to a full-power PC, but we've seen only a handful of similar models, …

Gear & Gadgets

Android: 10 hidden features

Android smartphones are used by millions of people worldwide, but how many of us know the little tricks and hidden features they are capable of? Radhika Sanghani compiles a top 10<p><b>1. Google Maps</b><p>If you’re lost and without wifi or data, you can still use Google Maps. The system is available offline …

Batteries

Samsung Galaxy S5 Might Skip Another Big Feature

Rumors have suggested that the Samsung Galaxy S5 might be skipping a fingerprint reader as Samsung is rumored to not have the technology ready. It …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs. Sony Xperia Z Ultra

HTC One Max review

The debate around giant smartphones is over. Manufacturers like Samsung, Sony and LG have amply demonstrated that it's possible to build a pocketable, phone-like device with a screen bigger than five inches. Now it's HTC's turn. But instead of re-imagining the much-praised One for this new category …

Six-Guns for Windows 8 Review: Cross-platform gunslinging from Gameloft

<i>Six-Guns</i> is one of the largest scale Xbox games for Windows Phone 8 thanks to its open world setting and vast assortment of missions to complete. …

LG Is Sending Ads To Samsung And iPhone Users Mocking Their Phones

LG has launched a mobile ad campaign for the G2 which mocks Samsung and iPhone users on their own phones.<p>Samsung Galaxy owners will see banners asking if they are waiting too long for their phone to load data. Those ads highlight the G2's 2.26 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, which LG claims …

Rovio's Angry Birds Go! racing game to hit iPhones, iPads on December 11

Rovio announced on Tuesday that it will be making yet another addition to its wildly popular line of Angry Birds themed games, this time adding a …

What’s Next for the Kepler Planet Hunter

<b>In early August, the moment that</b>Bill Borucki had been dreading finally arrived. As the principal investigator of NASA’s Kepler space telescope, …

SpaceX Grasshopper: Reusable rocket test flight.

Here’s how you will spend the next one minute and 37 seconds of your life: 1) Click the gear on the lower right of this video to make it hi-res, b) …

Walking Dead Game of the Year edition spotted

A Game of the Year Edition of Telltale Games' The Walking Dead is in the works, according to a new Entertainment Software Ratings Board listing spotted by NeoGAF recently.<p>The listing indicates that the game will be released on PC, Mac, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360. Telltale Games has not announced a …

LG G Pad 8.3 coming to the UK, priced at £259

We first got our paws on LG's 8.3-inch G Pad tablet back at IFA, today it's been confirmed that it'll be coming to the UK and Ireland. Brits who want a slice of the action can expect to pay around £259 for the privilege, while Irish buyers can snap one up starting within the next two weeks. LG …