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All-week Apple Watch battery life could be possible due to MIT breakthrough

Despite many theoretical improvement, lithium ion batteries remain a very slowly progressing technology. Moore’s Law keeps on helping our gadgets better at conserving batteries, but the batteries themselves aren’t keeping pace with Moore’s Law when it comes to increasing capacity.<p>But a new …


Microsoft releases Xbox One TV tuner in the US and Canada today

Microsoft has revealed the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner, which is available in the US and Canada from today.<p>The add-on, manufactured by Hauppage, costs $59.99 and can be linked up with any HDTV broadcast antenna to give you access to over-the-air TV.<p>If you don’t have an antenna, Microsoft is offering …

Jade Helm, Wal-Mart Underground Tunnels Conspiracy Theory: Footage Inside ‘Closed Walmart’ — What Are Cops Trying To Hide?

Conspiracy theory speculations about the sudden “mysterious” closures of at least five Wal-Mart stores in four states where Jade Helm military …

Apple Watch Software Tour - This is how it works


The next Google Glass will probably look nothing like the first one

Google Glass, once the darling of advanced wearable computing, is now an inadvertently funny cautionary tale about how not to develop a product — at …

Wearable Tech

Apple Releases Final Cut Pro 10.1.4 and Xcode 6.1.1

Apple today released a minor update to Final Cut Pro, bringing native support for Material eXchange Format (MXF) container files and several other enhancements and bug fixes.<p>What's New in Version 10.1.4<br>- Native MXF import, edit, and export with Pro Video Formats 2.0 software update<br>- Option to …

Bemo Smart Home System and Smart Thermostat: pros and cons, how-to, news and more - CNET

For lots of us, buying a new smartphone means selling our old one for pennies on the dollar. San Jose-based start-up Wise Labs, LLC thinks it has a better way with Bemo, a clever device designed to repurpose old smartphones into shiny new smart thermostats. Just install Bemo where your old …

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UN Security Council demands Gaza cease-fire, stops short of calling for Israel pullout

Israeli fighter planes hit homes and a high-rise tower in Gaza Monday and seven Israeli soldiers, including an officer, were killed in a firefight there as more violence overshadowed hope for peace negotiations.<p>Sirens wailed and loud explosions rocked the streets of Gaza as Israeli planes continued …

Apple's Upcoming iPhone Launch Will Be Its Biggest Ever, In More Ways Than One

The worst kept secret in the technology industry right now is that the next iPhones will be delivered with bigger screens this September, coming in 4.7 and 5.5-inch sizes. But if reports out of the Far East are to be believed, the new iPhone won’t just be bigger it will be huge — for Apple that is. …

Forensic Expert Questions Covert 'Backdoor' Services Included in iOS by Apple

As part of a recent Hackers On Planet Earth (HOPE/X) conference presentation, forensic scientist and iPhone jailbreak expert Jonathan Zdziarski detailed several backdoor security mechanisms that are secretly included in iOS by Apple. These mechanisms make covert data collection easier for Apple and …