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A high-tech watch strap can turn your fingers into a phone

A startup spun out of Samsung has created a watch strap that purportedly makes it possible for people to answer phone calls using their fingertips.<p>Since launching on Kickstarter this month, Sgnl has captivated tech blogs by proposing a completely new way to communicate. The technology recalls spy …

Science Fiction

Breakthrough solar cell captures CO2 and sunlight, produces burnable fuel

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have engineered a potentially game-changing solar cell that cheaply and efficiently converts …

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The Silicon Valley school that has no teachers, subjects or fees

A revolutionary coding school that has no teachers, lesson plans nor tuition fees is set to be opened in Silicon Valley.<p>A new branch of the …

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30 years of data shows no link between mobile phones and brain cancer

There is no causal link between mobile phone use and brain cancer, a new epidemiological study by some of Australia's leading cancer specialists says.<p>…

Robot doctors will 'absolutely' replace surgeons

<i>From helping humans live longer and hacking our performance, to repairing the body and understanding the brain, WIRED Health will hear from the</i> …

Developer hacks Apple Watch to boot and run Windows 95

Developer Nick Lee has managed to hack a working version of Windows 95 onto his Apple Watch. The utility of this is close to zero — but it is hilarious to watch. It highlights how smart wristwatches like Apple Watch are now as powerful as (if not more than) desktop computers from the turn of the …

Quicktime for Windows: How to uninstall problem software that could lead computers to be compromised

Apple has recommended that everyone uninstall QuickTime. It’s very easy - and very important.<p>The company has stopped issuing security updates to its …

Malware

Scientists accidentally work out how they could make phone batteries last forever

<b>In the world of glorious accidents this could well prove to be the greatest,</b><p>Scientists who were messing around with a gel have accidentally worked …

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Treatments for cancers and Alzheimer's on the verge of a breakthrough

Greater understanding of genetics and characteristics of diseases are driving the development of new medicines<p>The practice of medicine can be hit-and-miss: however good a drug is, it is unlikely to work well on everybody with that condition, whether it’s breast cancer or depression. But new …

Immunotherapy

Electronic Skin Can Track Your Health And Fitness

Japanese researchers have taken a step closer to creating electronic skin—e-skin—by employing flexible electronics that can be worn as a second skin for biomedical and other applications. The aim is to have e-skin eventually become as much a part of our daily lives as the clothes we wear.<p>If this …

Nanotech

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Cosmic Speed Measurement Suggests Dark Energy Mystery

Our universe is flying apart, with galaxies moving away from each other faster each moment than they were the moment before. Scientists have known …

Physics

This Tiny Satellite Could Be Your Own Personal Spacecraft From Just $1,000

We want one!<p>How much do you think a typical spacecraft costs? Millions, or even billions, of dollars? If you're talking about the kinds of vehicles …

Space Exploration

Supernova exploding in space sprinkled the Earth with stardust, scientists say

The Earth is scattered with shrapnel from one of the universe’s most spectacular explosions, scientists have said.<p>The blast of a supernova millions …

A String of Supernovae May Have Caused Earth’s Recent Ice Ages

You may have thought Earth was safe from supernovae, the giant explosions from dying stars. Astronomers are now saying we should think again.Two …

Universe

How To Enable Encryption On iPhone, iPad Or Android Device

Want to enable encryption on your iPhone, iPad or Android device? We show you how to encrypt your mobile devices in a detailed step by step guide …

A monster black hole was found in an unexpected part of the universe

Astronomers have found a supermassive black hole at the center of a galaxy in a "sparsely populated" area of the universe, NASA announced yesterday. The finding is important because black holes that size were believed to exist only at the core of very large galaxy clusters. The newly found black …

Universe

Scientists Stored These Images in DNA—Then Flawlessly Retrieved Them

Who needs memory cards when you have DNA? A team of scientists has been able to store images within the life-defining molecules then retrieve them …

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Researchers use single molecule of DNA to create world’s smallest diode

Researchers at the University of Georgia and at Ben-Gurion University in Israel have demonstrated for the first time that nanoscale electronic …

You Could Help Develop a Quantum Computer by Playing a Game

By trying to rearrange shapes into the smallest volume possible, you could provide data to help researchers develop quantum circuits.<p>The RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science in Saitama, Japan, would very much like you to play their new puzzle game. The game, meQuanics, pits players against each …