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Galaxy S5 leaks: first image sample and model numbers?

Today’s serving of Galaxy S5 rumors and leaks comes courtesy of <i>@evleaks</i> and the folks at <i>Sam Mobile</i>.<p>Starting off with <i>@evleaks</i>, the habitual leaker published what could be the first sample image taken with the Galaxy S5 to surface online. The image above doesn’t tell us more about the S5’s camera …

Electronics Industry

New Apple TV may offer cable TV integration in addition to gaming

No longer just an area of intense interest<p>Following Apple TV rumors from <i>9to5Mac</i> last week, the site's often-reliable Mark Gurman has revealed more details on the next-generation of Apple's set-top box. While last week's report focused on the ability to play games through Apple TV, this week Gurman …

How Twitter Makes Money Everytime You Refresh Your Feed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Every time you refresh your tweets, Twitter banks a tenth of a penny.<p>The company, which will issue …

An iPad Running OS X Could Be Apple's Next “Big Idea”

Prior to the 30th anniversary of the original Macintosh on January 24, I wrote about the possibility that Apple might soon merge iOS and OS X, creating a single hybrid operating system for both Macs and mobile devices.<p>Apple had no direct response to my request for comment, but three company …

Apple's iPod: is the end nigh?

<b>Few pieces of technology can genuinely claim to be iconic. But Apple's iPod, first launched in 2001, arguably fits the bill.</b><p>With its distinctive click-wheel design, and those ubiquitous white bud headphones, the iPod brought good looks to portable audio technology - with a "cool" factor not seen …

iPod

HowAboutWe Expands Into Lifestyle Media After Acquiring Nerve.com

HowAboutWe is moving beyond the world of dating to also focus on lifestyle choices after it announced the acquisition of Nerve.com. As a result, the company has launched a media network with four online properties — Nerve.com, TheDateReport.com, and its new sites Swimmingly.com and Famously.com. …

New domain suffixes including '.guru' and '.bike' available from today

US company Donuts Inc. will be releasing a flurry of new domain suffixes including ".financial", ".guru" and ".bike".<p>Donuts, a US-based internet …

A first glimpse of the new 'multiOS' handset from Geeksphone

Though we were able to tell you all about the Geeksphone Revolution's specs last month, the gestation-themed stock photo gave no clue as to how it actually <i>looked</i>. Now, we finally have pictures of the Firefox OS/Android multiOS handset (there's another after the break) and a further description of …

Chromebooks for education expands with new devices, Google Play textbooks

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>In conjunction with the Education Technology Conference in Orlando, Google announced an expansion of Chrome devices and …

It's now possible to run Android 4.2.2 on the BlackBerry Z10, sort of

An update for Blackberry’s not-so-popular BB10 has started rolling out, and with the update to 10.2.1 comes the ability to easily run Android apps. Although BB10 has been able to run Android apps for a while now, previously .APK files first had to be converted to the .BAR format before they would …

Apps

LinkedIn Launches 'How You're Connected' Tool on Profiles

LinkedIn today launched a new “How You’re Connected” tool on profile pages that aims to help members introduce each other. This feature will begin rolling out to English members around the world beginning today, and the social media company says the types of insights it provides will be expanded …

White Xbox One and an all-digital, less expensive console reportedly coming fall 2014

Microsoft's white, employee-only Xbox One could become a little less exclusive. The snow-colored console is rumored to appear alongside the cartoony shooter <i>Sunset Overdrive</i> this October, and a 1TB version of the hardware might release in November according to a <i>NeoGAF</i> thread that's been confirmed by</i> …

Meet Lenovo: The overnight hardware colossus

Until 1990, the company was an agent for imported computer products. That's the year it sold its first branded PC.<p>Yang Yuanqing may not yet be a household name outside of China, but within the space of a week, he has closed a couple of multibillion deals to turn Lenovo into one of the technology …

Mobile

These Backpacks For Cow Farts Reduce Climate Change And Generate Power

Bovine farts are powerful enough to power your refrigerator. The trick, which this gear nicely solves, is capturing the gas that is passed.<p>Argentine researchers are using special backpacks made for cows to capture cow belches and turn them into power while fighting climate change.<p>The cows are each …

The Weight-Loss Pill That Turns Into a Balloon to Fill One's Stomach

A novel treatment in clinical trials<p>This is the Obalon system. It is a pill that has a balloon inside. Obalon is a weight-loss device, marketed as an alternative to bariatric surgery, that claims to help people eat less and "push back from the table sooner."<p>Obalon begins to work when you swallow …

Simple way to make stem cells in half an hour hailed as major discovery

Acid technique could lead to new era in regenerative medicine<p>A radical and remarkably easy way to make cells that can grow into any tissue in the body has been developed by scientists in Japan.<p>The feat has been hailed as a major discovery by researchers familiar with the work, and if it can be …

21 Totally Adorable Homemade Valentines To Make With Kids

Because there's still time to do better than store bought.

Why Obesity Among 5 Year Olds Is So Dangerous

A new report that studied kids throughout childhood found that those who are obese at five years old are more likely to be heavy later in life.<p>While …

Vitamins ‘effective in treating ADHD symptoms’

<b>Vitamins and minerals could be useful for treating ADHD, research suggests.</b><p>Adults with ADHD given supplements for eight weeks had a "modest" improvement in concentration span, hyperactivity, and other symptoms, a small-scale study found.<p>A wide range of nutrients, including vitamin D, iron and …

The Brain

Peanut allergy treatment 'a success'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1048000/1048287_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524624688_c5425d6473754caca8ac468a2e5773c0<p><b>Doctors say a potential treatment for peanut allergy has transformed the lives of children taking part in a large clinical trial.</b><p>The 85 children had …

Biomedicine

Transforming Modular Desk Shifts to Fit Your Technology

When space is at a premium but you still need a dedicated area for work or homework, you can either work on the couch with a laptop (as this writer …