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Google wants to flood your body with tiny magnets to search for disease

Google X's latest moonshot: trying to develop nanoparticles that can identify cancer and other illnesses<p>Google's ambition to cure death is beginning to take shape in a new product from its Google X division. Andrew Conrad, the head of the company's life sciences division, today announced the …

Google Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Arrives At The Google Play Store

Earlier today, Google Nexus 9 tablet went up for pre-orders at Amazon, and as announced, it will go up for pre-orders in the Google Play Store as …

Airplane mode isn’t just for when you’re on an airplane

There was a time not too long ago when we were directed to turn our smartphones, tablets, and other personal electronic devices off as soon as we got …

Mobile Phones Create 'Reading Revolution' in Developing Countries

The spread of mobile phones in developing countries has had a positive effect on literacy rates according to a UNESCO report, which describes the …

What Does the Discovery of “Another Earth” Mean for Us?

Not so terribly long ago, the only planets we knew about for certain orbited our Sun. Within the last 20 years, though, astronomers have identified …

Norman Foster On Designing Apple’s $5 Billion “Spaceship” Campus

Take a peek inside the development of Apple’s new spaceship headquarters in this newly released video.<p>Apple is building an amazing new campus with Norman Foster that is estimated to cost $5 billion–a billion dollars more than the new World Trade Center complex. That is due to an Apple-like …

OnePlus One vs Galaxy Note 3 first look

OnePlus just launched its first device and, we have to say, it’s a very impressive debut. Packing high-end specifications, an attractive design, and the power of CyanogenMod out of the box, the OnePlus One is a great phone, even without mentioning its starting price point of just $299.<p>But the …

Iron Fertilization Might Be Ineffective Against Global Warming, Fossil Study Shows

During Earth's last ice age, iron dust dumped into the ocean fertilized the garden of the sea, feeding a plankton bloom that soaked up carbon dioxide from the air, a new study confirms.<p>But the results deal a blow to some geoengineering schemes that claim that people may be able use iron …