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Jupiter Ascending - Trailer 2

In a universe where humans are near the bottom of the evolutionary ladder, a young destitute human woman is targeted for assassination by the Queen …

Movies

Steroids can benefit athletes for a decade after use

<b>New research suggests that athletes who use steroids for a short period can benefit for their entire careers.</b><p>Experiments with mice showed that a brief exposure to testosterone allowed the mice to rapidly regain muscle later in their lives.<p>The scientist behind the study says that if a similar effect …

Tour de France

12 Stanley Kubrick Strategies for Perfecting a Film

Director Stanley Kubrick died in 1999, but he still remains an integral part of our culture today. The recent documentary <i>Room 237</i> explored various …

Germany's Merkel sends intelligence delegation to US

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1023000/1023762_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522309345_1a75d9bf38f66246e7939bf45aed1fe8<p><b>A German delegation of officials is in Washington for talks following claims that the US National Security Agency monitored Chancellor Angela Merkel's</b> …

Surveillance

How General Motors Was Really Saved: The Untold True Story Of The Most Important Bankruptcy In U.S. History

<i>Editor’s Note: Lots of people–including President Obama–have trumpeted their role in the success of the government-backed turnaround plan that saved General Motors, the most important industrial company in the history of the United States.</i><p><i>But on the fifth anniversary of the crisis, Forbes presents</i> …

This Portable Blowtorch Uses Only Water As Fuel

UK-based researchers say their new system is safer and cooler than other gas-fueled metal-melters.<p>Researchers from ITM Power, a UK-based clean energy company, say their new blowtorch prototype produces fire using only water as fuel. The electrolyser system turns hydrogen and oxygen gases from water …

Portable

One Step Closer To Dark Matter

The dark universe is out there--and today scientists got a little closer to finding it.<p>Evidence has been building for decades that most of the matter in deep space is invisible. The gravitational pull of unseen dark matter bends light from distant regions of the cosmos. It keeps galaxies like our …

Dark Matter

New coating could lead to waterproof mobile phones

A new waterproof coating to protect the delicate electronics in mobile phones could mean getting your phone wet will no longer be a disaster<p>Dropping your phone down the toilet may never be a problem again.<p>Researchers have developed a new way of waterproofing electronic components that means they …

NSA taps into Google, Yahoo clouds, can collect data 'at will,' says Post

National Security Agency secretly has tapped private fiber-optic networks that connect Google's and Yahoo's worldwide data centers, giving it access to user data, Washington Post reports.<p>The NSA has secretly tapped into the private fiber-optic networks that connect Google's and Yahoo's worldwide …

Surveillance

Is China Spying On Russia Via Bugged Clothing Irons?

A report from Russian state media says clothing irons imported from China are spreading computer viruses. Hm.<p>There's a new problem with some imported irons, according to Russian state media. As reported on the state-owned Rossiya television channel, some clothing irons from China have had …

Spying

Supernova Next 50 Years: Astronomers Say Supernova to be Visible From Earth

Will there be a supernova in the next 50 years that is visible from Earth?<p>Yes, astronomers with Ohio State University say.<p>The odds are nearly 100 …

Google Nexus 5 review: A Nexus with power, potential, and the right price - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Google Nexus 5</b> has LTE for multiple carriers, a sleek and solid build, and an excellent price. It makes crystal-clear calls, battery life is long, and integration of Google Now is deep and wide.<p><b>The Bad</b> The Nexus 5's screen is dimmer than its competitors' and its camera struggles under …

Android News

Android 4.4 KitKat Continues To Reduce Fragmentation Of The Platform Thanks To Google Play

With the release of Android 4.4 (codename KitKat, in an interesting marketing move with Nestle), Google has taken more control of the software stack of the mobile operating system, leaving less control in the hands of the networks and addressing the issue of fragmentation in Android.<p>This is not a …