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YouTube Director app helps business owners on a budget create DIY video ads

YouTube today announced a new suite of tools to help business owners get started with creating video ads on a budget.<p>The YouTube Director suite comes in three parts: the first is a free iOS app that lets you shoot your own commercial using a template and step-by-step instructions of what to shoot. …

A $499 phone for people who hate phones

If you need a break from the constant stress of technology, you can toss your smartphone in a drawer, head to California's peaceful Mendocino coast, and admire the majestic madrone trees while picking up the occasional bits of plastic litter that wash up on the sand.<p>Or you can pay up to $499 for a …

Gear & Gadgets

The First Smartphone With Google’s Augmented Reality Is Here

Say hello to the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro<p>The fuzzy midway-point between our virtual and physical worlds is augmented reality. While there have been projects to show a virtual element on a phone when pointed at a special anchor point in real life, like a QR code or other pattern, no attempt has rivaled …

Master DIY robotics with The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit (55% Off)

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the latest evolution of the iconic microcomputer kit that’s taught countless curious minds the fundamentals of electronics and robotics.<p>Over the past four years, the Raspberry Pi has sold eight million units – three million in the last year alone, opening new doors of …

3 amazing technologies that could be part of your new smartphone

<i>By Catherine Clifford, Entrepreneur Staff</i><p>That little computer you carry around in your pocket is already your camera, navigation device, instant messaging machine, ride-hailing tool and phone. But it's very possible that, in the not-so-distant future, what we now refer to as "smartphones" will …

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Interconnected rats' brains create organic computer

Scientists have been experimenting with brain-to-brain interfaces for years. Miguel Nicolelis, a neurobiologist at Duke University Medical Center, in particular, has been making strides with his research on the subject. His team recently created a "Brainet" or a network of interconnected brains …

Neurophilosophy

DIY Cheap Smartboard

1. Add the pulleys to the top of the pvc pipe.<p>2. Cut the string and attach weights to ends of the string.<p>3. Run the string through the pulleys and …

How to create a HTML signature and add it to your email accounts on your iPad

File this one under something I’ve thought about many times, but never actually looked into how to complete. I came across this tutorial from our friends over at iDB from last week, and thought that it was such a useful feature, I wanted to share it with everyone here. I don’t know about you, but …

China's Largest-Ever Space Rocket Takes Another Big Step Forward

Hainan Island is becoming China's Cape Canaveral<p>On sunny, tropical Hainan Island, China is assembling its largest-ever space rocket, the Long March 5. Chinese authorities state that this LM-5 prototype will launch in early 2016 from the Wenchang Space Launch Center. The LM-5 is a 62-meter-tall, …

Americans Don't Care Enough About NSA Spying To Protect Themselves, Survey Says

Americans are being spied on, but does anyone care?<p>We all know that the American government (specifically the National Security Agency and the FBI) is reading our emails, listening to our calls and watching what we look at online. Apparently we don't care enough to do anything about it.<p>The Pew …

Netanyahu Vows No Palestinian State While He’s Prime Minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared there will be not be a Palestinian state so long as he is Prime Minister, reversing his prior …

Apple plans TV service with around 25 channels after falling out with Comcast: WSJ

<b>Read next:</b> The new Apple TV review.<p>Apple's long-rumored online TV service could be announced as soon as June, according to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. The company is reportedly preparing to offer a service with around 25 channels from broadcasters like ABC, CBS, Viacom, Discovery, and Fox and launch it …

Here’s How Microsoft Will Fit Windows 10 Inside Inexpensive Devices

Microsoft detailed its efforts today to reduce the footprint of Windows 10, a forthcoming operating system that the software company hopes will run across devices of every screen size. Fitting Windows onto smaller devices, however, is a challenge, given that the operating system isn’t known for …

RBI likely to let the rupee depreciate

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to keep the Indian currency from appreciating against major currencies to give a competitive advantage for …

BlackBerry takes another shot at a tablet -- sort of

BlackBerry is taking another stab at the tablet business, albeit through a backdoor.<p>On Saturday, at the CeBIT tech conference in Germany, the company unveiled the SecuTablet -- developed by Samsung, IBM and Secusmart, a Germany-based security-software maker BlackBerry bought last year.<p>The …

Gear & Gadgets

Raspberry Pi Bluetooth In/Out Board or "Who's Home"

Knife Sharpening Angle Coach With Bluetooth & Arduino<p>Volca Synth Foldable Case<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>pardon me sir, but i have this school project which …

Space saving loft bed

Recently, I moved into a small house with a roommate, after years living alone. In my old place I had a workbench in what would normally be a dining …

Govt orders installation of GPS in all cabs plying in Delhi

In order to ensure women safety, Delhi government has ordered all taxi operators to install GPS in their vehicles, failing which fitness certificate …

India

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Make a 3D Printer using a CNC router - Deltabot

Another possible title would be "Make a 3D machine using a 2D machine."This Instructable is about using a CNC router and 2D designs to create a …

How GE is Using Big Data to Make Sense of Cooking

It would be a crime to visit Austin without sampling the local barbecue here, so we stopped by General Electric’s BBQ Research Center at SXSW to see how the team is using GE technology to make sense of all things food.<p>Greeting the entrance of the outdoor “lab” is the 12-foot BBQ smoker which …

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( Wrist-watch Enabled) Home Automation Via Twitter

Introduction: ( Wrist-watch Enabled) Home Automation Via Twitter<p>This is an Instructable to make a Twitter controlled Home Automation system for your …

Built-in Hackduino (Arduino) Ultrasonic Parking Guide

Introduction: Built-in Hackduino (Arduino) Ultrasonic Parking Guide<p>This is a hackduino parking guide that fits in an old work box, so it can be built …

PM Modi in Jaffna calls for respect for all citizens in Sri Lanka

<b>Jaffna:</b> Making a historic visit to a region once ravaged by strife, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for equitable development and respect …

Firefox OS makes first TV appearance on Panasonic's 4K set (pictures)

30 Tips for Better iPhone Battery Life (iOS 10 Updated)

Anyone who’s used an iPhone for even a few days has discovered that while these phones are more powerful, and more fun, than perhaps any other cell …

4G LTE

Why Your Fridge Pollutes and How It's Changing

The U.S. pushes to ensure new refrigerators and air conditioners contain less polluting chemicals.<p>Your home's refrigerator does more than store milk and meat. It also contains chemicals that emit greenhouse gases.<p>New fridges will likely be greener. In a switchover that will be largely invisible to …

The coolest thing about this virtual reality game is how it doesn't use the headset

Tick, tick, boom!<p>The best virtual reality game I played at the Game Developers Conference — which has been devoted largely to VR — made smart use of a traditional three-ring binder, a pen, and some loose paper.<p><i>Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes</i> is the first game from Steel Crate Games. The …