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The first photo from a new Earth-gazing satellite is insanely detailed

A brand new satellite orbiting hundreds of miles above Earth's surface has just opened its eyes.<p>DigitalGlobe released the first public photo taken by …

The Blink XT Outdoor Security Camera brings up to two years of battery life and free cloud storage

Blink XT is an outdoor IP camera that is battery-powered and loaded with attractive features for the security-minded individual. Its weatherproof design combined with an internal power source shoot it to the top of our list, bypassing those that require an outlet nearby. Just how good is the …

Batteries

Court upholds warrantless surveillance of U.S. citizens under Section 702

The U.S. federal appeals court has ruled in <i>United States v. Mohamud,</i> a <i></i>case that began with a 2010 holiday bomb plot and will end with unique implications for the private digital communications of American citizens.<p>Digital privacy advocates had hoped that the appeals case might prompt reform for a …

Honda teases electric concept car with AI-powered emotions

The NeuV will be revealed at CES in January 2017<p>Honda has teased the first image of what looks to be an ambitious new concept car — an experimental vehicle dubbed the NeuV. The automaker will be showcasing the car at CES on January 5th and says it will be automated, electric, designed for …

Government spies can see everything you’re doing with your phone on a plane

If you like your privacy, don’t fly the friendly skies with your phone connected to in-flight networks. American and British intelligence have been surveilling phone use aboard civil aircraft since at least 2005, according to a new investigation by Le Monde based on secret documents from former …

Mystery Device Could Let Thieves Get In Your Car in Seconds

In June 2013, TODAY national investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen reported on a wave of auto thefts involving a high-tech gadget giving criminals full access to your car.<p>Police were stumped. But now officials say they may have solved the mystery. "It certainly could be a factor in some of the …

The 13 Funniest Cat GIFs Of The Week

Every week, we sort through hundreds to present you the best.<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement

CATS.

1,500 iPhone apps have a serious flaw that hackers can easily exploit

While security companies usually detail vulnerabilities in Android that hackers can use for malicious purposes, analytics service SourceDNA uncovered …

Marvel movie producer Avi Arad co-founded a virtual reality company

Movie producer Avi Arad, the man behind the <i>Blade, X-Men, Spider-Man,</i> and <i>Iron Man</i> films, helped transform Marvel Studios into the powerhouse that it …

New Footage from BATMAN V SUPERMAN and Full Look at Batman Costume

DC's July 2015 DC UNIVERSE Solicits, Part 1 - CYBORG, JUSTICE LEAGUE, More

Credit: DC Comics<p>Following <b>Vertigo & Collections</b> and <b>Collectibles</b> , DC Comics has begun releasing their July 2015 solicitations for DC Universe titles …

Lane Splitter concept car splits into two motorbikes

If you share a car with your other half then there's bound to come a time when you both need to use it for different reasons. Well, a new concept …

Concept Design

Top 10 reasons why people love the electric car

What’s not to love about an electric car? If you want to go on a hot electric vehicle date, go to the Electric Vehicle Fair 2015 at Science World in …

Why are we excited about props from a Star Wars movie that we won't see until December?

For some reason, we already know who Kylo Ren is, and he's already our favorite<p>I bought Terry Brooks' novelization of <i>Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace</i> on April 29th, 1999, the day of its release. Four alternate covers were released, and naturally, I got the one featuring Ewan McGregor as …

Never miss an iPhone call or alert again

There are two different channels for audio on your iOS device: there are ringers and alert sounds and there are media sounds, like from the Music app or various games on your iPhone.<p>The hardware volume buttons on the side of your iPhone are set to control both by default, but you can separate it …

iPod Touch

Google gets a surprise in search for Loch Ness Monster

If anyone can find the Loch Ness Monster, it’s Google; nothing can escape its sophisticated Street View cameras.<p>When the search giant visited the …

Digital Natives, Yet Strangers to the Web

Today's schools are focusing on boosting kids’ technological proficiency and warning them about the perils of the web. But something critical is missing from this education.<p>When Reuben Loewy took up his first teaching gig in 2012, he had a major revelation: The digital revolution has dramatically …

Education

Scientists Target New Painkillers From Spider Venom

Ingredients in venom could lead to new, nonaddictive treatments for chronic pain<p>Scientists in Australia, home to some of the most poisonous creatures on Earth, have made an important discovery about spider venom that eventually could lead to a new class of painkillers.<p>Spiders use their venom to …

Painkillers

Build an Ionic Thruster like NASA Uses for Space Propulsion

An ion thruster produces a flow of air even though it has no moving parts. A version of this seemingly impossible device is used on a larger scale to propel deep space probes for NASA. The advantage to this system over others is that you need only an electrical source to power the device and it has …

Arduino

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free downloads right now (save $41!)

Monday’s post was packed full of nifty paid iPhone and iPad apps that were on sale for free for a limited time. In fact, some of them are still free, …

Avengers: Age of Ultron London premiere – in pictures

Key players and screaming fans attend the European premiere of the new Avengers film at the Westfield shopping centre in Shepherd’s Bush, London

NASA May Have Accidentally Created a Warp Field

“Star Trek” introduced the world outside of rocket science circles to the concept of warp drive – the propulsion system that allowed the starship …

Marvel 'Avengers' women muscle into spotlight in 'Ultron'

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As the sole female Avenger, Scarlett Johansson had a bone to pick with Hollywood: not only were there few female superheroes, but they tended to be dumbed down.<p>So when Marvel Studios brought in another formidable woman for summer action film “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” …

Comics

Livermore researchers create energy-storing 3D printed "liquid smoke" aerogel

Apr. 23, 2015 | By Simon<p>Aerogel, which is called “Liquid Smoke”, is a synthetic porous ultralight material that’s aderived from gel. Unlike more …