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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Leaves Season Pass in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

All I hear is "we've found a better way to take your money and make it look less conspicuous"<p>When Battlefest took place in BF1, they had "premium …

PlayStation

Jupiter's Northern Lights Look Absolutely Incredible

If you want to see beautiful auroras, forget Alaska, Canada, and Iceland—check out Jupiter. At the gas giant’s north pole, the most powerful and …

Astronomy

NASA's New Horizons probe is officially set to explore the Kuiper Belt

After capturing and transmitting the most detailed images of Pluto we've ever seen, NASA's New Horizons space probe is getting a new mission. NASA announced today that the probe had received funding to continue its exploration of the outer reaches of our solar system. Going deeper into the Kuiper …

Space

Time for More IoT Blueprints and Less Hype: Dell

Contributors:<p>Brian Buntz<p>The Internet of Things doesn't have to be a solution looking for a problem.<p>Sure, we know that the number of connected things …

Internet of Things

Dell Kills Android Business To Focus On Windows 2-in-1 Devices

In a serious blow to the future of Google's Android for Work program and six months after HP decided to stop selling Android tablets, arch rival Dell confirmed in a recent blog post that it too is discontinuing its Android tablet line (Venue) to focus on Windows 2-in-1 laptops or detachable tablets.<p>…

Windows 10

Who needs a 4K display? Surfing the web in VR is where we're all going.

One day soon we'll all be surfing the internet in virtual reality just like how graphic designers envisioned it would look like in the '90s.<p>According …

Virtual Reality

Frontiers of synchrotron research suggest even brighter future for materials science and engineering

The editors of a special issue of the Materials Research Society MRS Bulletin have suggested that future research trends must utilise …

NYC Mayor's Office Convened a 'Brainstorm Session' to Help Improve the City's Music Industry

Representatives from more than 75 organizations and businesses gathered for the event.<p>Representatives from more than 75 companies or organizations—including labels, management companies, recording studios, promoters, venue owners, brands, and musicians—gathered this past Tuesday for the first "New …

Worst Home Decor Ideas of the 1970s

For the next installment of our <b>Worst Home Decor by the Decades</b> series, we're flashing back to the 1970s. Can you dig it, baby?! We'll try to keep the groovy jargon to a minimum (key word: "try") while remembering the era that was equal parts social upheaval, disco, "Star Wars," and a slew of …

PlayStation VR Will Launch On October 13th For $399 Confirms Sony At E3 2016

During the PlayStation E3 2016 Press Conference Sony has finally confirmed a release date for the launch of their highly anticipated virtual reality …

The Info Science Of Happy Cultures

In the pursuit of a healthy bottom line and relentless economic growth, there’s one thing that still too often gets pushed to the sidelines when companies and corporations think about culture: employee happiness.<p>The truth is, employee happiness is absolutely essential for a healthy work culture. …

Space Dimension Controller Takes Us Back in Time on His New Album 'Orange Melamine'

Belfast boy Jack Hamill reflects on his latest record, comprised of music he first composed aged 18.<p>Ever since Northern Irish producer Jack Hamill, AKA Space Dimension Controller, burst onto the scene with 2009's otherworldly EP <i>The Love Quadrant</i>, he's consistently surprised and delighted us with …

Hands-on with Apple's iOS 10

Hands On with iOS 10 Beta<p>You can delete stock apps!<p>Notifications get a new look<p>Color for Control Center<p>New Now Playing Widget<p>Apple Music Library …

Apps

Earth - There are microbes that eat and poo nothing but electricity

Some microbes have developed the ultimate stripped-down diet. They do not bother with food or oxygen. All they need to survive is pure electrical energy.<p>They often live in muddy seabeds or along the banks of rivers. Finding them is easy: biologists can coax them out of hiding by sticking an …

The Ice Cube Trick That Will Save Your Houseplants

Some people swear it even keeps orchids alive.<p>Over-watering is one of the most common causes of houseplant demise, but a simple solution may reside …

A Professor Explains How 1980s Game Theory Could Explain How Morality Evolved

The mathematical origins of morals.<p>Using maths and game theory to explain decision making is nothing new. But what’s really stunning is that game …

NASA Mars Rover Descends Plateau, Turns Toward Mountain

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has analyzed its 12th drilled sample of Mars. This sample came from mudstone bedrock, which the rover resumed climbing in …

Apple is injecting iPhones with more AI to take on Google Photos

It’ll be a test of its device-only approach.<p>Apple is giving its photos feature a big makeover. With that, it’s swinging straight at rival Google — and putting Apple’s artificial intelligence abilities to the test.<p>At its developers conference on Monday, Apple unveiled a set of new features to its …

Check Out the PlayStation VR Gun Controller

Sony's E3 2016 press conference wrapped up recently, and we got a whole lot of new information about upcoming PlayStation VR games. One of them, Farpoint, is a PS VR-exclusive shooter that uses motion controls. And since it's a motion-based shooter, Sony announced in a blog post that it is …

Watch a Lego Porsche 911 Assembled Piece by Piece

Vroom vroom.<p>One of the cooler Lego builds I've seen is this Porsche 911 GT3 RS, a 2,700-piece project by Lego Technic. It's tough to see all the inner workings from the pictures, which is why I'm glad the folks over at Brick Builder created a timelapse video showing the entire process from start to …

Lego

WATCH: A Sh*Tty Explanation of The Theory of Everything

Why our best theories of the Universe don't add up.<p>There's a major conundrum in physics right now, and it involves our fundamental understanding of …

Lenovo’s budget Vibe K5 costs $100 and has a Snapdragon 415 SoC

Lenovo is launching its super budget-friendly Vibe K5 smartphone in India, and it can be yours for the low low price of just Rs. 6,999, which clocks in at around $104 USD. For being such an entry-level device, the Lenovo Vibe K5 has some pretty impressive specs. Those used to flagship devices won’t …

Surgeon Claims He Has Performed A Successful Head Transplant On A Monkey

<b>Warning: This article contains graphic content.</b><p>We have been promised a head transplant by next year, and the main brain behind the highly …

Scientists Might Have Finally Figured Out Where The Rarest Crystals on Earth Formed

This is crazy.<p>Scientists have just come up with an explanation for how one of the rarest structures on Earth came to be, and it’s got heads …

21 Things You'll Find In Every Indian Household

Or Pakistani, or Bangladeshi...

Depressing Paper Suggests Cancer's an Evolutionary Mechanism to 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool

We were never meant to live forever.<p>Two scientists have come up with a depressing new hypothesis that attempts to explain why cancer is so hard to …

Cancer

Buckle in Highway Asphalt Sends Cars Flying

Them Duke boys woulda loved this.<p>Thanks to temperatures in the 90s, part of a Highway 36 near Little Canada, Minnesota, sent cars flying as they hit a newly formed buckle in the asphalt.<p>Traffic cameras caught at least six minutes of the action. You can see the first few cars hit the buckle …

Ski Jumping

Apple Music Has Been Completely Redesigned To Take On Spotify

Apple Music was supposed to be a streaming music titan, the Spotify killer the company needed. Instead it was just more or less Beats Music with a few different logos and a handful of tweaks. That was good enough for a beefy 15 million subscribers, but Spotify is still king of the music streaming …

Apple's new file system revolves around encryption

One of Apple's quietest announcements at WWDC might also be its most important. The company has introduced a brand new file system, simply called Apple File System (APFS) that makes security its centerpiece. It offers a unified encryption method for virtually <i>every</i> device Apple makes, ranging from …

Apple

Atmosphere hits grim milestone as CO2 levels will never go back, scientists say | The Star

What the new study suggests is that those days are over — carbon dioxide will never fall below 400 ppm this year, nor next, nor the next. The reason …

Climate Change