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The Ring Input Device Puts Gesture Control And Home Automation On Your Finger

This embed is invalid<p>There was once a rumor that Apple would actually use a ring device for input to an Apple television. Neither of those gadgets exist yet, of course, but Ring is a Kickstarter project trying to fund a finger-based wearable that could enable the kind of controls envisioned in that …

Square app now records and tracks all payments, prints over Bluetooth

Many shops that use Square readers still have to accept checks and gift cards, but they haven't had an easy time reconciling those physical payments with the digital variety. Thankfully, updated versions of Square for Android and iOS should bring harmony by recording and tracking payments in …

Google Malaysia Site DNS Hacked, Credit Claimed By ‘Team Madleets’ Hacker 1337

Google’s Malaysian site has been hacked and replaced with a splash screen giving credit to a group called “Team Madleets.” The normal site has been offline for several hours as of late Thursday afternoon and the page lists a series of handles that are ostensibly part of the team responsible. <b>Updated</b> …

Forget Amazon, drone delivery will take off in Africa

The 1965 film comedy <i>Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines</i>, centres on a fictional air race between Paris and London in 1910 that offered …

Valve announces SteamOS, a living-room operating system for games

Valve is done teasing. Today, Valve has revealed SteamOS, its own operating system based on Linux, designed for living room gaming PCs. It's the first step towards Valve's Steam Box, its vision for an open video game console. It combines Steam's preeminent video game digital distribution platform …

A Powerful Particle Accelerator The Size Of A Speck Of Glitter

On the way to tabletop particle accelerators<p>This little chip may be hardly the size of a speck of glitter, but don't underestimate what it can do. It's actually a particle accelerator that is able to boost electrons at a rate 10 times greater than a conventional accelerator, all in a …

Physics

Kuishinbo: Konnyaku Detox

<i>Konnyaku</i> has been used in Japan as a medicinal food for 1500 years and was very popular during the Edo period. It is likewise a staple in Chinese …

10 Stylish Russians to Know

In honor of the Winter Olympics in Sochi kicking off this Friday, we're highlighting Russia's most notable exports.<p>We've come to know the Russian Mafia only as a band of seriously chic girls. But aside from having style in spades, their interests range from philanthropy to fashion design and art. …

Exclusive Giveaway: Win A Ltd Edition Watch From Tokyoflash Japan

We've teamed up with our creative and kick-ass friends at Tokyoflash Watches to give you guys the chance to win your very own limited edition LED / …

Kiwi Move Aims to Outsmart All Other Wearable Tech

Kiwi Move is a multi-use activity tracker that aims to replace several other similar devices, and help you with your daily tasks.<p>Designed by Kiwi …

Scratch Wireless Opens Up Its Free WiFi-Only Wireless Service

T-Mobile may be trying to disrupt the traditional wireless model in the US with its Uncarrier initiative, but there’s another level of new mobile service providers that have taken things a step further. Scratch Wireless just opened up invitations to its free wireless over WiFi plan, joining …

Once science fiction, it'll be reality in 2014

Why wait for the future? We're ready for science fiction to become real.<p>As the calendar gets set to turn from 2013 to 2014, it's also time to get excited about the kinds of things that will be coming out in the new year that until now, would have been considered nothing but science fiction.<p>Thanks …

Lamborghini Huracan Supercar Announced

Lamborghini recently announced their new Veneno Roadster, and now the company has announced their latest supercar, the Lamborghini Huracan.<p>The new …

Gear & Gadgets

A Daredevil In A Wingsuit Buzzed The Ground

Wingsuits, as we’ve mentioned before, are just awesome. But they’re also incredibly dangerous and should only be used by experts who are trained in …

Lamborghini Huracán Replaces The Gallardo

Most of us will never get a chance to drive, let alone own, Lamborghini’s luxurious, ridiculous supercar the Gallardo. And now that’s really …

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Need This New Invention? The First Full-Size Lego Car That Runs!

The bright yellow and black hot rod was built in Romania and then shipped to Melbourne, Australia, for a test drive. They were concerned that their …

Have Lucid Dreams With The Aurora Headband

Don’t you just love it when you know you’re dreaming and can control what’s happening? Yeah, we do, too, and wish it would happen more often. Thanks …

New Audi R18 e-tron quattro racer shoots laser lights

Audi calls the all-new R18 e-tron quattro LMP1 race car its most complex racer to date. The model has been completely redesigned around the 2014 …

Charge Your Devices Without Blocking Outlets with thingCharger

Almost each one of us owns multiple gadgets and devices that requires charging at some point during the day. It could be a problem if you have a …

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This week they successfully implanted the first artificial heart in France. The ground-breaking operation took place on Wednesday’s at the Georges …

Medical Technology

This Might Be the Most Beautiful Castle in the World

I'm never one to turn down a castle visit. From England's Windsor Castle to Namhansanseong in South Korea, if a travel destination has a royal residence -- currently inhabited or long abandoned -- I'll add it to my to-tour list.<p>But after spending time in Scotland earlier this fall, I think I've …

Scotland

Photos: Celebrating 50 years of Doctor Who

Yesterday was the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who — the iconic and award-winning British sci-fi TV show which first aired in 1963.<p>There were …

GIF: Gareth Bale scores for Madrid

Anthropologist Held Hostage By Elves For 7 Years

MIRACULOUS: Icelandic authorities rescue missing scientist.<p>By C. Michael Forsyth<p>REYKJAVIK, Iceland — Seven years after she vanished without a trace, …

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Playstation, Xbox And Wii In A Tight Race

The gaming industry is set to receive its eighth generation of consoles this month, and customers considering purchasing a console are tied between market leaders Xbox and Playstation.<p>A nationally representative poll of US consumers found that Playstation is the most popular console out of Xbox and …

The world's oddest jobs – in pictures

Nancy Rica Schiff is a professional photographer hunting down people working in the world's most unusual occupations, be it dog food tasters, armpit sniffers or dinosaur dusters

Articles about 7 cool kitchen sinks on Dwell.com - Dwell

Smart details in recent KitchenAid products point to how appliances are becoming increasingly efficient and intelligent.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Read on for all the pros and cons to keep in mind while …

Kitchens