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Elon Musk calls SpaceX blast a 'most difficult, complex failure'

SpaceX has a backlog of more than 70 launches worth more than $10 billion US<p>SpaceX founder and chief Elon Musk said on Friday he was unsure why one …

Bloons Tower Defence 5: The perfect time killer [Game of the Week]

I’ve never been the type to look for bigger, better and and more interactive in my mobile games.<p>Like most people, I open most of my mobile gaming …

The most powerful 10 second toning tip you've never heard of!

Here’s a colour toning tip I picked up from Barrington Russell last year and I still use it to this day! What if I told you that within just 10 …

Apps

Polaroid's latest instamatic doesn't use ink to print photos

Cubes, unwieldy squares, bulky cameras of yore. Regardless of form factor, when the Polaroid name is on a camera it means you're getting instant photos. With the company's latest shooter, the Snap, you're getting what looks like a pocketable device that uses proprietary tech to print photos using …

Mobile Photography

Test your network the better with nPerf Speed Test

There are only a few big names when it comes to Internet speed tests. Speedtest.net, for instance, is a name many people know and trust. However, there is another speed test app that you should know about called nPerf Speed Test and we’re going to take a look at it right now.<p>Functionality<p>nPerf …

Test Data

How to enable YouTube's new transparent player

YouTube is rolling out a new design for its video player. Learn how you can get the new look right now in Chrome and Firefox.<p>YouTube is testing a new design that turns the bar of controls along the bottom edge of its video player transparent. The change is rolling out slowly, but if you are eager …

Software

(Update: Kickstarter now live, hurry!) Jide Ultra Remix Surface tablet could be yours for just $39

<b>Update 1:</b> the Jide Remix Kickstarter campaign is now live here. According to the company’s Facebook group, only a few hundred units will be made available at each tier, so hurry up! The tiers are, as per founder David Ko:<p>$39 – 200 units<br>• $199 – 200 units<br>• $349 – 500 units<p><b>Update</b> 2: predictably, all …

Android News

Google Earth Pro Now Available For Free, Previously $399 Per Year

On Friday, Google officially started offering Google Earth Pro as a free download. Previously, the service was aimed at business users and was priced …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Breakfast

NVIDIA's next-gen X1 mobile chipset: a closer look at the numbers

Earlier tonight, NVIDIA's Jen-Hsun Huang officially pulled back the curtain on the Tegra X1 -- a next-generation mobile powerhouse of a chipset that's also the first to offer a teraflop of processing power. It's going to play a crucial role in the company's automotive future, but the mobile nerds …

Best Fitness Trackers for 2018

$429.00 at Walmart<p>See it<p>CNET's Rating<p>9 Design<br>• 6 Battery<br>• 8 Performance<br>• 8 Software<p>The Apple Watch Series 3 offers built-in cellular for data and even phone calls. It works remarkably well, but not without a cost -- in battery life and money.<p>$149.95 at Dell Home<p>See it<p>CNET's Rating<p>9 Design<br>• 8 Battery<br>• 8 …

Gear & Gadgets

Forget quadratic equations, play 'Super Smash Bros.' on your TI-83

The geniuses that guided Rosetta's lander onto a freaking comet no doubt put their TI-83 programmable calculators to good use, but you know what the rest of us were doing with them? Yeah, playing <i>Wolfenstein</i>. Now you can misspend physics class with another game: <i>Super Smash Bros</i>. Programmer Hayleia …

20 Awesome Ideas For Your Jack-O-Lantern

[bs_slideshow]<p>Tonight is my personal favorite night of the Halloween season: the night I carve the pumpkins! Ever since I was a little kid, I couldn’t wait for the night I got to carve pumpkins with my family. Picking out your perfect pumpkin, deciding upon your perfect design, and then drawing it …

Audi RS 7 proves it needs no driver to go racing

Audi's execs must have toasted to their autonomous car's success this weekend, because the self-driving RS 7 has successfully conquered the Hockenheimring racing circuit in Germany. While the company's announcement doesn't get into specifics, it says the modified sedan finished each lap in just …

We rode a $10,000 hoverboard, and you can too

It's impossible to talk about hoverboards without invoking a particular movie title, so we're not even going to try: Remember that awesome scene from <i>Back to the Future Part II</i>? It's one step closer to reality: A California startup just built a real, working hoverboard. Arx Pax is attempting to …

Your eco-friendly LED lights are drawing an awful lot more moths

Blue-light emitting LED bulbs have taken off with consumers because they have few downsides -- they're bright, use far less energy and last much longer than other types. In fact, the inventors just won a Nobel Prize, proving their huge benefit to consumers and society. But it now appears there's a …

6 Inspiring Websites That Teach You To Code

If you've always had a desire to build your own apps or create your own websites, then you can begin your coding education with nothing more than a …

How dogs react when a human dog impersonator barks at them

Voice actor Rudi Rok can do a pitch-perfect dog impersonation. Watch him interacting with actual dogs in this interesting video experiment. I really</i> …

Flexible, high-performance battery could soon find its way to your smartwatch

Smartwatches haven't been around for very long, and yet it is already clear that one of the most limiting factors to their performance (and, …