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Tesla's new Model X has a 'bioweapon defense mode' button

'This is a real button,' Musk says<p>If you want to survive a biological attack, you might want to look into buying a Tesla. The company just officially unveiled the Model X, and Elon Musk shared a rather unexpected feature during the unveiling: a "bioweapon defense mode" button.<p>"This is a real …

Tesla

Everything Apple announced at its September 2015 event

A couple hundred hints later, Apple has finally revealed what Siri had up her sleeves… along with a slew of other announcements.<p>Here’s a quick recap of everything you need to know from today’s keynote. As always, click through to the full articles for more details.<p>Apple Watch x Hermes, plus a few …

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Here’s How Apple Designs Experiences For Devices That Don’t Exist Yet

Apple famously keeps info about upcoming products locked down on a need-to-know basis, but that doesn’t mean it waits until hardware is fully-formed before creating software for it. Nor does it create either hardware or software in a vacuum, building one independent of the other. So how does it go …

Prototyping

Lisa V.: I Wasn't Prepared to Accept Brandi's Apology

Lisa V. explains why Brandi saying sorry isn't enough at this point.<p>Oh Lordy, I am late. Hope you all had a good and productive week...<br>Well as you …

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Hyundai Closer to Building Santa Cruz Pickup, Considering Second Alabama Plant

Want a smidgen more proof that Hyundai will build the Santa Cruz pickup concept? Read this three-sentence article from <i>Reuters</i>, which quoted a company executive in South Korea, and see if you can find the “yes.”<p>We can’t, but after our longer interview with Hyundai USA’s vice president of product …

Santa Cruz

Eating meat is worse for the environment than driving to work

Next time you brag about biking to work instead of driving for the sake of the environment, take a good look inside your lunch box.<p>According to a new report released by the London-based think tank Chatham House, livestock production accounts for more direct greenhouse gas emissions overall than all …

Agriculture

Ten million jobs at risk from advancing technology

Up to 35pc of Britain's jobs will be eliminated by new computing and robotics technology over the next 20 years, say experts<p>Ten million British jobs could be taken over by computers and robots over the next 20 years, wiping out more than one in three roles.<p>Low-paid, repetitive positions are most …

'Grand Theft Auto 5' will have a first-person mode on Xbox One and PlayStation 4

You will be able to play GTA5 as an FPS<p><i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> will include a first-person mode when it's released on Sony and Microsoft's newest consoles. The updated version of the game sold millions of copies last year will include a number of new weapons, vehicles, and features along with improved …

Why winter is the best time to buy a convertible

Buying a convertible in winter isn't an act of madness, it's the time when you're most likely to bag a bargain<p>If you’re looking to replace your car in the next couple of months, you’ve probably got half an eye on the weather. You might be considering an SUV or other four-wheel-drive model that is …

Apple Has Forced A Huge Change At Samsung — As These 2 Phones Unveiled Last Night Show

The reason: Consumers held off buying them ahead of the launch of Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in September in big-screen sizes that competed directly with the Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy Note 3 and 4, Samsung's other giant-size high-end models, the Financial Times says.<p>Now, Samsung has …

Mobile

Refreshing or Revolting: 2015 BMW X5 M

Carrying 567 hp and the well-respected M name, the BMW X5 M should look the part of a high-performance vehicle. Many argued this wasn’t the case with the previous generation, which perhaps looks just a little too similar to the traditional X5. Will the redesigned 2015 model remedy this issue? Take …

Automotive Design

Top Gear: Jeremy Clarkson's worst gaffes in 60 seconds

The BBC sacked Top Gear presenter <b>Jeremy Clarkson</b> "following a fracas" with a producer.<p>From suggesting Koreans at Hyundai ate Spaniels, to driving a Porsche around Argentina with a registration number allegedly alluded to the Falklands conflict, Jeremy Clarkson has a knack for upsetting people.<p>The …

Honda NM4 Vultus review

Futuristic styling and conventional mechanicals collide in the Honda Vultus<p>With its matt grey paintwork and stealth bomber-inspired bodywork, the Honda Vultus looks more like a futuristic comic-book creation than a motorcycle. This is entirely intentional. The Vultus, whose name means "face" in …

Why Apple's Tim Cook was right to come out publicly

The news that Apple CEO Tim Cook is homosexual may not come as a surprise, but that doesn't detract from the bravery and importance of his announcement, writes Chris Mandle<p>To some, it will have come as a shock. To others, it was the elephant in the room, something frequently speculated upon within …

Virgin Galactic spaceship explodes

The Virgin Galactic spaceship that exploded Friday, claiming at least one life, cost nearly $500 million to develop.<p>Virgin has sold more than 700 tickets, each costing more than $250,000, for future flights. Several celebrities have already signed up, including Justin Bieber, Ashton Kutcher, …

Virgin Galactic crash: Branson vows to carry on with his space quest

Sir Richard Branson makes his 'most difficult trip' to crash scene in the Mojave desert as he vows to persevere with his plans for space tourism<p>Sir Richard Branson has vowed to carry on with his attempt to reach space following the catastrophic explosion of his £350 million aircraft on a test …

Space Travel

Apple involved in another infringement suit over iPhone name, this time in India

Back in June Apple faced off against a Mexican telecom over the trademarked word “iFone.” In that case, the iFone telecommunications company argued that Apple had infringed its trademark with the iPhone. A court ruled that because telecom services and telephone hardware aren’t the same product, …

Survey: Asia Finds Money Brings Happiness | Inc.com

Emerging Asian nations are finding out what developed ones did years ago: money--and the stuff it buys--brings happiness.<p>Levels of self-reported well-being in fast-growing nations like Indonesia, China and Malaysia now rival those in the U.S., Germany and the United Kingdom, rich nations that have …

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Isis Militants Massacre 50 Tribesmen and Women in Iraq

Islamic State 'killings are taking place almost on a daily basis now'<p>At least 50 men and women in Iraq's Anbar province were lined up and shot dead …

Ventev Anti-Glare/Anti-Fingerprint Screen Protectors

List Price:<p>$9.99<p>Price:<p>$8.95<p>You Save:<p>$1.04 (10% Off)<p>Product Description<p>Shield most Android phones's display from annoying fingerprints and scratches …

Operating Systems

Sonos working on Android Wear app to control its speakers with a smartwatch

You can add Sonos to the list of companies that are aiming to offer Android Wear support for its products. A post on the company's forums shows a …

RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

Here's our monthly list of the best smartphones you can buy.<p>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We only consider phones that are available …

Mobile Technology

Google appears to be working on an AirDrop competitor codenamed 'Copresence'

There may soon be a new way to share files, messages, directions, music, and more between devices. A new leak suggests that Google is working on a service codenamed "Copresence" that will be some sort of cross between Apple's AirDrop local file transfer service and the NFC-based Android Beam …

Gmail for Android is ready to handle all your email accounts

The new version of Gmail for Android is slated to make its way to Google Play in the near future, but if you <i>cannot</i> wait to use it, you can download the APK right now and load it up. You'll notice some major changes the moment you launch it, since it'll ask what kind of email addresses you'd like to …

'iPad Pro' Said to Feature 12.2-Inch Display, 7-mm Thickness, Stereo Speakers at Top and Bottom

Apple's rumored "iPad Pro" has reportedly been in the works for some time, although the most recent rumors have indicated the company has pushed back its plans for the device as it seeks to give its manufacturing partners time to catch up to iPhone 6 Plus demand. Development work on the project is …

Why Apple Watch could be good for your heart rate

[Editor’s note: This story was contributed by Dr. Christy Lane, cofounder and COO, Vivametrica, who spoke earlier this week at VentureBeat’s HealthBeat 2014 conference. You can find more stories from HealthBeat here.]<p>Recently, Apple unveiled its sensor-laden smartwatch. Two of these sensors are …