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Putin's Tiny Army: Russian children taught to use guns and combat skills in training camp

Russian youngsters at the training camp [Hotspot Media ]<p>Although some parents stop their children playing with toy guns, these schoolchildren are …

Military

Samsung planning Galaxy S5 for January 2014? - Pocket-lint

Samsung management is making plans to launch its next-generation Galaxy S5 flagship in January, to go on sale in February, a report from Korean site …

An Old Clipboard Makes For a Brilliantly Simple Bird Feeder

Rarely does anyone want the last slice found at the bottom of a bag of bread. But instead of just tossing it on the ground for birds and squirrels to …

Electronic tattoo tracks the heat running through your veins

Wearable sensors can tell more and more about what happens inside us<p>Thermometers don't seem like they need reinventing. Just stick one beneath your tongue, wait a minute, and everything you need to know is right in front of you. But there's a lot more that temperature can tell us if we're paying …

Hands-On With LG's 100-Inch Laser TV

Technically, LG's 100-inch laser TV is not really a TV. It's a short-throw projector, and something pretty far from the design of today's LED or …

11-story Lego tower sets new Guinness World Record

If you ever played with Lego bricks as a child (or as an adult), you've probably had the impulse at one time or another to see just how high you can stack them. An entire school district in Delaware thought the same thing and now holds the Guinness World Record for the tallest Lego tower — a …

7 Ways to Bring Solar Lighting to Your Home

Solar power has made some recent debuts at high-profile venues such as NFL stadiums and the Pentagon, but new technology is making it increasingly affordable, efficient, and accessible for the average homeowner looking to cut energy costs. If you're looking for solar solutions, here are a few …

Build your first game using Scratch on the Raspberry Pi

You can use a wide range of programming languages with the Raspberry Pi, but here we're going to use Scratch. It's a great beginner's language, as it …

Raspberry Pi

Crazy Sky-High Waterspout Captured on Camera in Florida

There are those natural phenomena that we know are coming, like comets, the Supermoon and this year's forthcoming Manhattanhenge, causing shutterbugs …

Videography

Electric Motorcycle Beats Gas Powered Competitors at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The fastest motorcycle to make it to the top of this weekend's Pikes Peak International Hill Climb wasn't gas powered and, in a pre-emptive strike against-- uh, human strikes-- emitted a "whoop whoop" siren sound warning of its approach.<p>Beating internal combustion Ducatis, Kawasakis, Hondas and the …

How to Grill Burgers

Grilling burgers is fun and easy if you follow a few simple guidelines. This article will get you on the right track to picking the best meat, …

Ziphius Aquatic Drone Can Be Controlled By Your Mobile Device (video)

A new creation has landed on the Kickstarter crows funding website this month in the form of the new Ziphius Aquatic Drone created by Azorean Aquatic …

How to Make Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese is a classic meal, and for many people, it is a comfort food. It can be eaten for lunch or dinner, and can be reheated easily the …

Pasta

How to Stop Mosquito Bites from Itching

In this article<p>Mosquito bites can be annoying and distracting, but there are several ways to treat them. Deal with the bites when they first occur …

Pocket-Sized Power Supply

I am a big fan of garage sales, flea markets, and thrift stores. They are great places to find used parts and materials for your next project. But one problem that I often run into is not being able to test battery powered electronics to see if they work. Because there are so many different …

Type 1 diabetes 'reverse vaccine' promises to let patients forget about insulin needles

First human test of treatment that enables native insulin production found successful<p>Those who are suffering with Type 1 diabetes may be able to ditch the needles in the future, thanks to a new treatment that enables patients to produce their own insulin instead of having to inject it. Dr. Lawrence …

Spiderweb-like tower would harvest air pollution in London and turn it into biofuel

Giant spiders haven't invaded London (as far as we know). But that's how it would look if one architecture masters student's vision came to fruition. Chang-Yeob Lee of the Royal College of Art wants to radically transform London's BT Tower at some point in the future, equipping it with exterior …

Reviewed: Razer Ouroboros Gaming Mouse

Not all gaming mice are created equal, as the Razer Ouroboros demonstrates.<p><b>Price:</b> $174.99<p>Though video games are (let's be honest) played as often by grown men as they are by 12-year-olds, most mice are created equal, without concern for the size of the gamer's mitts. Powered by a single AA-battery, …

7 Water-Loving Gadgets to Pump Up Your Pool Party

It's hottime to jump in the pool. This summer, take your gadgets with you. These seven are designed to withstand the most energetic day by the water.<p>It's hot—time to jump in the pool. This summer, take your gadgets with you. These seven are designed to withstand the most energetic day by the water.

Gear & Gadgets

design

Sony makes room for a voice calling tablet: the 6.4-inch Xperia Z Ultra

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Maybe there’s a market for the ill-named “phablets” after all. Sony(s sne) must think so since it launched a 6.4-inch …

FLOOME Personal Breathalyzer by 2045Tech

<b>FLOOME</b> is the first personal breathalyzer that you can carry anywhere with you without the need to recharge. It’s a great solution to test your blood …