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Revealed: the first hydrogen-powered battery that will charge your Apple iPhone for a week

British firm Intelligent Energy has claimed a breakthrough in building smartphones that run for a week on a single cartridge<p>A British technology company has claimed a major smartphone breakthrough by developing an iPhone that can go a week without recharging, running instead off a built-in hydrogen …

Alternative Fuel

2,400 HP Corvette Is Twin-Turbo Madness, Loses Control at High Speed

When you drive a car that will automatically drift as you try to drag race, perhaps somewhere in the triple-digit area, you know you’re in for …

How to Build Your Own PC

If you want the strongest, most adaptable, and most upgradeable PC, you should build it yourself.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

The case for genetically engineered babies

The first study to modify the genes of a human embryo, conducted at Sun Yat-sen University in China, has caused a furious backlash. <i>Nature</i> and <i>Science,</i> the world’s most prestigious scientific journals refused to publish the study, at least partly on ethical grounds. Instead they published …

Genetics

Adidas Unveils World’s Lightest Soccer Cleat

It weighs 99 grams, only comes in a men’s 9, and only 299 pairs will be made.<p>Adidas has formally launched what it calls the lightest, fastest soccer cleats ever, the adizero 99g. And there’s a reason these red and gold cleats look like they’re molten from atmospheric re-entry: their exceptional …

Why Nokia would have a hard road getting back into smartphones

A surprising media report Monday says that Nokia, after selling off its once-dominant cell phone business to Microsoft in 2013, has plans to once again brave the brutal waters of the smartphone industry.<p>Well, sort of. Nokia wouldn’t manufacture and market the phones, just design and license them — …

Record breaking clock invented which only loses a second in 15 billion years

The ‘optical lattice’ device is now three times more accurate than previous incarnations<p>Physicists have said they have fine-tuned an atomic clock to the point where it won’t lose or gain a second in 15bn years – longer than the universe has existed.<p>The “optical lattice” clock, which uses strontium …

Physics

iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6: Here's the difference

These two top flagship smartphones both pack high-end designs and features to boot. Here's how they stack up against each other.<p>Apple and Samsung's flagship phones, the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6 , are sure to dominate the smartphone world this year. Both phones are remarkably similar, in design, …

Phones

InfiniteUSB cables offer an endless supply of USB ports for your laptop

In many cases we have to swap out USB devices when connecting with our laptops due to there not being enough ports. Otherwise, users tend to resort to USB hubs and things of that nature. While these options do work, the folks over at InfiniteUSB seem to think they have a better way.<p>Essentially a …

Gear & Gadgets

McLaren’s 570S Sport Series isn’t just another 650S variant; it’s a whole new sports car

Let me straight away say that the new 570S, apart of McLaren’s new Sport Series, is not simply another 650S variant; it’s an all-new sports car built …

McLaren 570S Introduces New Sports Series

McLaren has unveiled its newest endeavor in the field of sports cars with its new McLaren 570S.<p>McLaren has unveiled its newest endeavor in the field of sports cars with its new McLaren 570S. While the brand is well-known in producing supercars such as the 650 or hypercars like the P1, the British …

McLaren

McLaren 570S - The Official Photos

The P13 has a name: the McLaren 570S, and this is your first clear look at it. The 570S will establish a beachhead for the rest of the Sport Series cadre, McLaren's "junior" level supercar range.<p>The P13 has a name: the McLaren 570S, and this is your first clear look at it. The 570S will establish a …

Only 8 Bugatti Veyron Supercars Left

With the New Year now upon us, Bugatti is getting ready to say goodbye to the Veyron supercar, as CEO Wolfgang Dürheimer revealed to <i>CAR</i> magazine that only eight of the supercars remain unsold.<p>That means a good amount of Veyrons have been sold since last October, when the automaker reported over 430 …

Contact lens with built-in telescope could help people with blinding disease

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lights, mirrors, action! Scientists are developing smart contact lenses embedded with miniscule mirrors that can magnify your vision by almost three times.<p>The 1.55mm-thick lenses incorporate a thin reflective telescope made of mirrors and filters; when light enters the eye it bounces off …

Macular Degeneration

Do your genes determine your entire life?

Whenever you read stories about identical twins separated at birth, they tend to follow the template set by the most remarkable of them all: the “two Jims”. James Springer and James Lewis were separated as one-month-olds, adopted by different families and reunited at age 39. When University of …

Genetics

Paparazzi-proof clothing that's embedded with reflective glass

<b>(WIRED) —</b> "Hey Liz, do you have an iPhone? Turn on the flash, and take a picture."<p>The directive comes from Steven Wheeler, a senior designer at online clothing company Betabrand.<p>We're at the company's San Francisco headquarters in a little room in back of their retail front that functions as the …

Kim Jong-un

Viscous-Looking Photos of Models Completely Encased in Honey

Los Angeles-based photographer Blake Little covers the human body in honey and captures the sweet, sticky results. The series is titled <i>Preservation</i>, and it features images of nude or barely-clothed models that are coated from head to toe in the amber-colored liquid. This simple act seems to …

Art

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …