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FAA boosts CNN's study of drones for newsgathering

Seeking to hasten the use of drones for newsgathering, the Federal Aviation Administration on Monday announced it has signed a research agreement …

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The Ultimate Content Marketing Glossary: Content Marketing Definition

<b>**** Newly Updated For 2018****</b><p>In order to help the wider community understand some of the terminology used within the content marketing industry, …

Cooking Off the Cuff: The Whole Chard

A dear friend who died a few years ago was a man of unbreakable habits in many areas of life, notably in his food preferences. The moment he retired, he moved to Paris and, when he wasn't trying (in vain) to get French butchers to grind enough fat into his hamburger meat, he ate in old-fashioned …

Jony Ive says Apple Watch will include Fitbit-like silent alarm clock feature to wake you up

This past week, Apple design head Jony Ive spoke about a range of topics, including the Apple Watch, at San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art. Ive noted that the development of the Watch was more difficult than the iPhone because of the historical precedence of wrist-worn timepieces. In more …

Six alternative web browsers you should know about

Most people are only familiar with the “big five” web browsers — Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari and Opera. But there are hundreds of …

This Is What Tech’s Ugly Gender Problem Really Looks Like | Business

Shortly after Kathryn Tucker started RedRover, an app that showcases local events for kids, she pitched the idea to an angel investor at a New York …

Infused Waters to Keep You Hydrated this Summer | Tasty Yummies Natural Health

We all know how important it is to stay hydrated, year round, but this is especially important in the summer. When the weather is hot and you are …

New Technology Could Take The Drill Out Of The Dentist’s Office

Researchers at King's College London have developed a technique called Electrically Accelerated and Enhanced Remineralzation, in which a device they've dubbed a "healing hand piece" is placed over the site of a cavity. The tool emits a small electrical current that promotes the remineralization of …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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Pure Genius: How Dean Kamen's Invention Could Bring Clean Water To Millions

He just needs to get it to them<p>At first glance, the bright red shipping container that sits by the side of the road in a slum outside Johannesburg doesn’t look like something that could transform hundreds of lives. Two sliding doors open to reveal a small shop counter, behind which sit rows of …

Rendor Turns Your Single-Camera Smartphone Into A Real 3D Scanner

Using a piece of paper with a specially printed grid and a regular smartphone, Rendor may have just cracked the 3D scanning code. The system allows you to create a 3D scan of almost any object simply by taking video of it from every angle. The program interpolates the shape of the object based on …

Try on Any Shade With Sephora’s First Ever 3D Augmented Reality Mirror

The place we’d most like to have a makeup shopping spree in (okay, at least top 5) Sephora has a new goodie we want to test out. It’s not a wacky nail polish or a hot new shade of lipstick or a shocking shadow — it’s all of those things. They’re testing out a new 3D augmented reality mirror that …

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18-Year-Old Developer Who Built Yahoo's News App Just Won Apple's Most Prestigious Design Award

Eighteen-year-old Nick D'Aloisio will walk away from WWDC with more than some newfound knowledge about Apple's future products; the wunderkind programmer won an Apple Design Award.<p>A perhaps lesser-known WWDC tradition, each year at the conference Apple holds a special event to recognize apps that …

3D printer can print 'fruit'

We've seen 3D-printed chocolate, 3D-printed sugar sculptures, even 3D-printed pizza -- but one thing we never thought to see on that list is fruit. That is, however, exactly what one company claims to have done.<p>The Cambridge, UK-based company Dovetailed has invented and unveiled what it is calling …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

This Algae Battery Could Power A Tesla With 200X The Charge

In a small lab, near a lake at the edge of West Berkeley, sits the prototype of what could revolutionize battery power as we know it. The secret to this power? Algae.<p>OK, just hang with me here. Lots of research has already been done on algae’s possible power capabilities. Prototype creator Adam …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

LAPD adds drones to arsenal, says they'll be used sparingly

The Los Angeles Police Department has acquired some eyes in the sky.<p>On Friday, the department announced that it had acquired two "unmanned aerial vehicles" as gifts from the Seattle Police Department.<p>The Draganflyer X6 aircraft, which resemble small helicopters, are each about 3 feet wide and …

AMC drama to become first show to ever premiere on Tumblr

Tumblr just became a lot more than the place to find the best GIFs.<p>In anticipation of its newest 10-episode series, "Halt and Catch Fire," AMC is launching a two-week, full-episode sneak preview on Tumblr and AMC.com, making it the first-ever television show to premiere on Tumblr.<p>"Halt and Catch …

Category: Technology – Which? News

Technology<p>Should you buy a laptop directly from Apple or go with another retailer? We take a look.<p>Posted on 17 Aug 2018<p>How do the Samsung Galaxy …

Rand Paul Will Block Barron Nomination Until Drone Memo Released

Thursday, 08 May 2014<p>Written by Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.<p>More in this category: « Will New Benghazi Probe Answer Real Questions? House Holds Former IRS …

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'I will sell them,' Boko Haram leader says of kidnapped Nigerian girls

Fears for the fate of more than 200 Nigerian girls turned even more nightmarish Monday when the leader of the Islamist militant group that kidnapped them announced plans to sell them.<p>"I abducted your girls. I will sell them in the market, by Allah," a man claiming to be Boko Haram leader Abubakar …

5 Amazing Bali Hotels Under $100

From its wave-pounded coastline of dramatic cliffs and black sand beaches, on through the swaying green rice terraces of the lowlands and into lush, dense jungles of its interior, Bali truly has something for everyone.<p><i>Photo and article by Milda Ratkelyte, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>Known as The …

Watch Live: NASA on Why 3-D Printing Is the Next Step in the Final Frontier

Join NASA and 3-D printer company Made in Space for a discussion of how 3-D printing technology will enable astronauts to live and work better off …

Can This iPad App Improve Your Vision?

Can playing a game on your iPad for 30 minutes really help you see better?<p>According to the creators of the UltimEyes app, the half-game, half-eye …

Apple Patents MacBook Keys With Built-In Displays, Touch Sensors And Haptic Feedback

Apple may be planning a big upgrade for the standard computer keyboard, according to a new patent filing published by the USPTO and spotted by AppleInsider today. The filing describes a notebook keyboard that has keys which integrate miniature displays, touch sensors and haptic feedback motors all …

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