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Make a Pair of BB-8 High Heels

Instructables staffer “mikeasaurus” created these crazy-cool <i>Star Wars</i> BB-8 high heels using a pair of 2″ ladies pumps, a bolt for the new heel, and a BB-8 head and body made from a wooden bead and a polystyrene ball, respectively. Some welding, cutting, gluing, and careful painting later, and …

Indians are campaigning to get the next Android version named after this local sweet

Last week, Google announced that it was crowdsourcing suggestions for the name of its next-generation Android N. Taking inspiration, numerous …

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9 everyday behaviors that make you look dumber than you really are

You're probably a pretty intelligent person. But you could very well be acting in ways that make you look like a complete idiot.<p>To help you create the best impression possible among coworkers and clients, we rounded up nine common behaviors that outside observers may associate with low intelligence.<p>…

Here's how easy it is to get past an iPhone's fingerprint sensor

Business Insider met with fingerprint sensor company Vkansee at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to find out how to get past an iPhone's fingerprint sensor.<p>Vkansee produces tiny optical fingerprint sensors that it says capture more detail than the sensors in an iPhone.<p>To prove how different a …

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NASA confirms that liquid water flows on Mars

It's the first direct evidence of a long-suspected theory<p>Liquid water exists on the surface of Mars during the planet's warmer seasons, according to new research published in <i>Nature Geosciences</i><i>.</i> This revelation comes from new spectral data gathered by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), a …

Are You Using The Wrong Shampoo?

<b>The sneaky culprit behind your limp locks might be what's in your go-to bottle.</b><p><i>By Kayleen Schaefer</i>, SELF<p><i>(Photos: Courtesy of Oribe Hair Care; Bumble and Bumble; Philip Kingsley)</i><p>If your shampoo regimen is as dated as "lather, rinse, repeat" it's time for a whole new mantra. Get to know the latest …

1 Key To A Happier Life (That We All Knew As Children)

By Joshua Stern —Being an adult can suck, right? Who asked for this responsibility mumbo-jumbo? I have bills to pay, work to do, and chores around …

Is That Really Alien Life? Scientists Worry Over False-Positive Signs

The search for life elsewhere in the universe is on the cusp of a new era: When scientists will have the opportunity to study the atmospheres of …

How one school district is monitoring social media of students and teachers

Does your child ever tweet that she “hates” her math teacher?<p>Does he write that he’s so embarrassed he could jump off a bridge?<p>Do her posts ever …

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Nasa confirms discovery of exoplanet just 21 light years away

Dubbed HD 219134b our newly discovered neighbour is 1.6 times the size of Earth<p>Fri, Jul 31, 2015, 11:40 Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015, 11:48<p>Astronomers …

Apple Hiding A Successful New iPhone In Plain Sight

Something has been troubling me since my review of the sixth generation iPod Touch last week (which you can read here). It’s the smaller form factor. I’m really enjoying having a mobile device that fits comfortably in my hand, that is easy to use with just a single thumb over the whole screen, and …

Businessman finds iPhone that fell out of plane during flight – and it still works

A Texas businessman used an app to find his iPhone in a rural pasture after it fell 2,835 metres (9,300 feet) during a flight from Houston.<p>The Wichita Falls Times Record News reported on Thursday that Ben Wilson said his mobile phone still worked.<p>How well does Find My iPhone track down thieves?<p>Read …

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