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Mutant super-spiders weave webs stronger than bulletproof material

Science stories like these are always a little concerning. They may have benefits that can bring mankind to new levels of scientific understanding. They may be able to produce finer goods with important applications. However, they are also the starting plot point of every B-grade horror movie about …

It's surprisingly difficult to tell male and female Stegosaurus apart

One researcher sees differences in their plates, but not everyone's convinced<p>Around 150 million years ago, it might not have been that difficult to look at a <i>Stegosaurus</i> and tell whether it was a male or a female. Today, however, it's a big challenge. Researchers find themselves staring at piles of …

People in Techie Cities Favor Apple Devices Over Android, Study Says

People in tech hubs like San Francisco, New York tend to favor iPhones, study says.<p>People who live in tech hubs such as the Bay Area or New York tend to prefer Apple mobile devices over those running Google’s Android operating system, according to new data from Crittercism, a mobile application …

When will the iPhone 6 be released? September 19th, says German telecom

Ever since the iPhone 4s was released, it hasn’t been hard to predict when Apple will release the next iPhone. In the second week of September on a Tuesday, Apple holds its annual iPhone event; ten days later, the newest iPhone is released in the United States, Canada, France, Germany, the UK, and …

Mobile Technology

Apple Channels the Pixies in New iPhone 5S Ad

On the eve of its second-quarter earnings announcement, Apple has introduced a new tagline, "You're more powerful than you think," with a rendition …

Forget wearable tech, embeddable implants are already here - CNN.com

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This is the new YotaPhone: A 5" Android smartphone with a 4.7" touchscreen e-ink display on the back

Russian handset maker Yota Devices has revealed details of its second generation e-ink display equipped YotaPhone today at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona.<p>The new device follows in the footsteps of the original, but shows a maturation of the technology concepts it was showing off first time …

The Room Two review: Even better than the award-winning original - CNET

<b>The Good</b> <b>The Room Two</b> is a puzzle game with amazing graphics and sound design, along with a creepy storyline that sucks you in from the start. There are more puzzles than the original.<p><b>The Bad</b> The complexity of the viewing and zoom controls can be frustrating.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> Polished graphics and …

Google Home Mini

Google Chrome security flaw offers unrestricted password access

A serious flaw in the security of Google's Chrome browser lets anyone with access to a user's computer see all the passwords stored for email, social media and other sites, directly from the settings panel. No password is needed to view them.<p>Besides personal accounts, sensitive company login …

How wearable technology could transform business

Business reporter, BBC News<p>Once upon a time seeing your life flash before your eyes was something people did their best to avoid.<p>The arrival of Google Glass seems to have changed that.<p>The excitement surrounding the prototype glasses, which let you take photos, send messages, get directions and a …

Wearable Tech

How to use Pinterest for small business

Keeping up with the latest developments in marketing for your small business means staying up-to-date on the world of social media. Aside from the challenge of simply staying informed about new platforms and changes to existing platforms, figuring out how to maneuver within the sometimes …

Volkswagen Made Another Brilliant SEO-Based Ad

Wanting to promote its side assist feature, which warns you about any incoming danger before you might actually see it, it created a YouTube video which prompts you to place your mouse pointer on the ticker itself. The idea is that seeing the preview of the video alerts you to what's going to …

Ticker

Tim Ferriss Shares How to Master Any Skill by Deconstructing It

Tim Ferriss, the guy behind The 4 Hour Work Week, The 4 Hour Body and The 4 Hour Chef, took the stage at TNW Conference in Amsterdam to discuss how you can master almost any skill through the process of deconstructing it.<p>In case you haven’t heard of Ferriss, he has essentially turned himself into a …

iPad 5 said to be 15 percent thinner, 25 percent lighter

Apple's next iPad will be both thinner and lighter than its predecessor, bringing back the company's old habit of iPad shrinkage.<p>That's according to KGI Securities analyst Mingchi Kuo, who in a note to investors last night said to expect a full-size iPad that's 15 percent thinner than the …

Gigabyte Aivia Uranium gaming mouse breaks cover

When it comes to computer gaming one of the most important peripherals for the gamer is the mouse. A mouse with too much or too little sensitivity …

This Could Be the World's Smallest Night Vision Camera

When you're creeping outside someone's bedroom at night trying to get shots of them sleeping, the last thing you need to deal with is a bulky pair of …