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League of Legends Finals Sells Out LA's Staples Center In An Hour

If there needed to be further evidence of the growing enthusiasm in the West for eSports, League of Legends may have just set some sort of unofficial record for most tickets to a live event sold in the shortest amount of time. In about an hour after they went on sale, tickets to October’s World …

EB-0lution

The EB-0 is an exotic evolution of the modern electric motorcycle that features high-performance bi-motor power delivered independently to each …

New Nexus 7 surfaces in photos, packaging and all (update: more photos, video)

You know that new Nexus 7 that's been leaked several times over the past few weeks? Well, it looks like someone got their hands on it early, according to these newly released images on Reddit. There's not much else to glean from these snapshots aside from new packaging (we've included an image of …

League of Legends deemed a professional sport by the US government

League of Legends has been a big deal in the eSports community for years with a total of $8 million being distributed to various players throughout …

15-Year-Old Ann Makosinski Invents Body-Heat-Powered Flashlight

Canadian citizen Ann Makosinski has been interested in alternative energy sources for at least four years. Which is to say, since the sixth grade. …

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Apple files trademark on iWatch as wearable devices race heats up

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>There’s more evidence that Apple(s AAPL) is getting serious about building a smartwatch: In early June, the company filed for …

Ouya console review The Android games console funded by $8.6m on Kickstarter is finally in the hands (and living rooms) of gamers. http://gu.com/p/3hxqk

Israel’s Altair gets another $25M to build its LTE superchips

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / alphaspirit<p>Israel’s homegrown LTE device chipmaker Altair semiconductor has raised another $25 million …

Smile, Sony’s rumored new Android phone captures 4K video for Ultra HD TVs

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>You probably don’t have a 4K television set yet, but a new Sony(s sne) smartphone looks ready to capture Ultra HD video with …

Hands-on with CE Week’s hottest wearable tech [TCTV video] - http://tcrn.ch/1cIaJCP

Microsoft to sell 256GB Surface Pro in the US, but only through certain resellers (updated)

Did you look on Japan with envy as Microsoft launched a 256GB Surface Pro in the country, leaving other countries with modest storage? If you're American, you won't have to fret any more: Microsoft has confirmed to Engadget that there will be "limited availability" of the 256GB model in the country …

Microsoft preps standalone gold Xbox 360 controller, brings new glitz to old consoles

Redesign notwithstanding, the Xbox 360 is clearly in its twilight years. Wouldn't it be nice to give the system a retirement gift? Microsoft thinks so, as it just unveiled a stand-alone gold version of its Chrome Series controller. The wireless gamepad shares the same transforming D-pad as past …

Three UK now selling Samsung Galaxy Mega on its site, retail stores to offer it July 2nd

Call the United Kingdom home? Have a thing for overly large, unorthodox smartphones? Well then, today's a good day to be a Three customer -- or plan on being one soon. The carrier has announced that the Samsung Galaxy Mega will be up for grabs on its website starting today, while brick-and-mortar …

Telescopic lenses can help treat one of the leading causes of blindness

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Shutterstock/Kuttelvaserova Stuchelova<p>How do you cope with blindness after years of perfect sight? A combination of …

Buccaneer 3D printer closes Kickstarter campaign with hefty $1.4M in funding

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Pirate3D<p>The Buccaneer 3D printer closed its Kickstarter campaign over the weekend, having raised $1,438,765 in 30 …

Firefox OS hands-on: Alcatel OneTouch Fire and ZTE Open (video)

We've crossed paths with Firefox OS before, but today marks the first time we've played with handsets running the final build of Mozilla's mobile software. The Alcatel OneTouch Fire and ZTE Open you see above are the same hardware we saw at MWC earlier this year -- in fact, the latter just launched …

Google Glass update unlocks web browser and new voice commands | Trusted Reviews

<b>Google has once again improved the feature set of its Google Glass specs with a new firmware update published today.</b><p>Those ‘Explorers’ already testing …

Meet Filip, a simple smartwatch for young kids to call home

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Forget a smartphone; does your younger child need a smartwatch?<p>The folks behind Filip think so, but the planned device is …

German retailer puts Samsung ATIV Q up for pre-order, suggests it'll cost €1,599

Samsung released a plethora of shiny new products at its Premiere 2013 event last month, but the company didn't exactly dive into too many pricing and availability specifics. One of these novel devices was the ATIV Q, a 13.3-inch, 3,200 x 1,800 slider that runs both Windows 8 and Android (4.2). …

Sony's 4K player launches by July 15th, Video Unlimited 4K service coming this fall

Sony announced its FMP-X1 4K Ultra HD Media Player a few months ago, and today confirmed it's arriving in homes and on store shelves by July 15th. The $699 box only works with Sony's own 4K TVs, and early adopting owners of "qualifying" X900A sets can expect a $200 introductory discount. Also …

Vivo's Y19t is a phone built for China and aimed at ladies, has front-mounted flash for well-lit selfies

Vivo may not be a well-known smartphone brand here in the states, but the firm's been pushing out audio-centric phones in China for more than a minute. Its latest handset, the Y19t, is aimed at the female market (hence the hot pink exterior) and is a more imaging-conscious unit -- it's got a …

As Android gaming systems enter the spotlight, we return to the gray area of emulation

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Super GNES<p>Reviews of the Kickstarter-backed, $99 independent console Ouya popped up across the internet landscape last …

How to get away from everyday technology

<b>Actress Kiera Knightley once described the internet as "dehumanising" and said she avoided it, while singer Sir Paul McCartney has previously admitted to being baffled by High Street bank cash machines.</b><p>Ms Knightley may have had a change of heart - she recently told US chat show host Ellen de …

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Internet cookie law catches out MPs including justice secretary

<b>Justice Secretary Chris Grayling is among 13 senior MPs whose websites have not been obtaining consent while gathering users' data in tracking files called cookies, the BBC has learned.</b><p>Mr Grayling's spokesman said a cookie pop-up window had been "accidentally disabled for a brief period".<p>But the …

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Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 Android Tablet Launches For $149

After unveiling their new Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 tablet back in Computex last month, Asus has now launched the device policed at $149 putting it in …