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The Pop Is a Modern Take on Polaroid’s Iconic Camera Experience

Polaroid has teamed up with design company Ammunition again for its 80th anniversary to produce the Pop, a 20-megapixel camera with a 3.9-inch LCD …

Polaroid Photography

Nikon Unveils Its First Action Camera Built for 360-Degree Videos and Virtual Reality | Ions

Entering the action camera market, Nikon has officially unveiled the KeyMisson 360 at CES2016.<p>Introducing the KeyMission 360.<p>Touted as a rugged …

Virtual Reality

Heat Spike is the Worst in 11,000 Years

A new study shows that there has been a dramatic U-turn in climate, from the near-record cooling of the early twentieth century to a heat …

Global Warming

Mini Cooper talks back to you in Obnoxious Personalities

Finally, a Mini Cooper that can talk back to its driver. Wait. You made it sounds like what?<p>/READ MORE // Rise of the Self Driven Car<p>If you guessed …

Dodge

Concrete Comes to Life

In the year 2015, there are all sorts of futuristic products available. Science and technology are more exciting than ever. With cars that can drive …

Engineering

Hasselblad’s New Mirrorless Camera Hides a Medium Format Sensor

Micro four-thirds, APS-C, full frame and now medium format. Say hello to the Hasselblad X1D, the world’s first mirrorless camera built with a medium …

Cameras

Samsung’s New Galaxy Note 7 Features Iris Scanner

Samsung has just unveiled the seventh generation in the Galaxy Note family. Firstly, the Note 7 has the same internal specs as this year’s Galaxy 7 …

Phones

Incipio Releases the OX Case for Those Who Still Miss the Headphone Jack

Ever since the iPhone 7 released last year without the headphone jack, companies have been dropping everything from docks to cases to restore the …

IPhone 7

Facebook Rolls out Shared Photo Albums

Albums

The Best Apps for the Apple Watch (so Far)

Along with the launch of the Apple Watch, so too has the Apple Watch App store launched. We’re finally getting to see what creative tinkerers and …

Apps

Vuvuzela comes to YouTube, Continues to Annoy

Google and its subsidiaries have always had a sense of humor. From the Google search page to Rick Rolling for April fools, any occasion for a …

YouTube

A New TV Has Come Out That’s 30 Percent Thinner Than An iPhone

Today at the CES 2017 (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, Chinese company Xiaomirevealed the newest model in its Mi TV line of televisions. …

Dolby Atmos

Watch the Trailer for Princess Mononoke

Finally, some of Studio Ghibli‘s finest films have finally come to BluRay. This includes Princess Mononoke, originally made in 1997, this film got a …

Anime

Chris Hadfield Sings ‘Danny Boy’ From Space

St. Patrick’s Day happened yesterday, for those of us who can remember it. We all celebrated the holiday by drinking green beer and singing. …

Chris Hadfield

NAIAS 2016: Check out the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Mercedes-Benz’s latest E-Class model looks to impress with a 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine, capable of 241 horsepower and …

Detroit Auto Show

LG shows off 18-inch display that rolls up like a newspaper

LG Displays is showing off a new prototype at the Consumer Electronics Show this week, but its nothing we haven’t seen before. An 18-inch screen that …

Neuroscientists and Engineers Unite to Unlock the Secrets of the Brain

In an attempt to unlock the secrets of the brain, the University of Michigan is leading a project that has been referred to as an international …

The Brain

DAY ZERO: THE WHAT.

Finally, I get to talk about me. Me, me, me, me – All me. I know a lot of people love talking about themselves — it’s refreshing to offload all the …

Monster’s Lawsuit Against Beats by Dre Is Thrown out of Court

A Los Angeles court has dismissed the case Monster filed against Beats by Dre. The company accused Beats of making questionable deals in order to end …

Oculus Rift Preorders Begin Wednesday

The wait is finally over: As of 11am EST on Wednesday morning, you can preorder your very own Oculus Rift. The company made the surprise announcement …

Apple re-releases iOS 9.3.2, un-bricks iPad Pro [Updated]

<b>[UPDATE]</b> Apple has re-released iOS 9.3.2 today. Apple says any users that had their devices bricked by the update (mostly iPads) should be able to …

Iconic Scientist Stephen Hawking Has Died at the Age of 76

Famed scientist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76, confirmed his family. The British theoretical physicist and cosmologist was best known for …

Author. Thinker. Life Hacker.

This Happened last week, and I’ very proud to share it:<p>Continue reading →<p>I’ve been out of practice/shape for so long, and I’m so up to my ears in …

How to Watch Apple’s iPhone Event: Start time, Liveblog, and Streaming

Nothing is like the beginning of autumn. Pumpkin Spice Lattes are here, American Football is about to begin and Apple is showing off a new iGoodie. …

The Next-Generation Dragon spacecraft is here

The next version of SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft is nearly ready for a manned test flight. Both the pad and the inflight abort tests were supposed to …

A New iPad Pro Is Rumored to Debut Next Month

According to MacRumors, Apple reportedly is on the verge of launching new iPads, citing the Cupertino company is expected to announce the new devices …

The iPhone 8 Will Have Lightning Connectors With USB-C Fast Charging

According to MacRumors and famed KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the 10th anniversary edition of the iPhone will retain the Lightning connector on all …

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 pre-order Open today, on sale on October 10

The newest member of Samsung’s very popular and critically acclaimed Note family is almost ready for a public hands-on. Samsung has suddenly …

Toyota’s Futuristic Concept Car Comes With Wings and a Built-In AI

With some experts predicting an end to car ownership in the near future, you can’t blame Toyota for coming up with a concept car designed to make you …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple Reportedly in Talks to Aquire McLaren

Apple has apparently approached supercar-company McLaren to discuss either an acquisition, or a ‘strategic investment’ according to the Financial …