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iPhone 7 and Galaxy S7 tested in deep water

If you have been paying attention to all the coverage of the new iPhone 7, you will know that the smartphone is water-resistant with an IP67 rating …

10 Theoretical Megastructures, From Big to Massive

For much of its modern history, science fiction has had a particular fascination with engineering, with authors and artists imagining fantastic, …

The best iOS apps for taking notes with Apple Pencil + iPad Pro

After resisting the temptation for several months, I finally broke down this week and bought an Apple Pencil. I purchased the initial iPad Pro back in November when it first came out, but sold it and switched to the 9.7-inch model last week, and so far I’ve been very happy with that choice. …

Apps

Cookie Monster And Siri Pair Up As Baking Buds In This New iPhone 6s Ad

It’s important to note that when <i>Sesame Street</i>‘s most noteworthy biscuit enthusiast has a craving for his circular vice, he growls “ME WANT COOKIE” rather than “ME WANT TO WAIT QUIETLY FOR COOKIE” in expressing himself. Well, provided he’s not learning a lesson about manners or anything like …

More on the Apple Pencil

I wrote a post last week about falling in love with the iPad Pro after previously deciding it wasn’t worth my money or attention. I’ve had it over a …

This is the exclusive Apple merchandise you can only get at its Silicon Valley headquarters

There's really only one place on the Apple campus that welcomes visitors: A small Apple Store, located right at 1 Infinite Loop, and open to the public.<p>Mostly, it's nothing special among the 463 Apple Stores in the world — wooden tables, lots of glass, and a Genius Bar.<p>But in addition to the …

Apple Store

How To: Mark Your Current Location in Apple Maps for iOS

- Jan 18, 2016<p>If you’re like me, you can never remember where you parked your car. Whether it’s in a huge shopping mall parking lot, or just the …

How To: The Coffee Press

After 3 weeks of using an iPhone, I'll never use Android again

Flickr/Omar Jordan Fawahl<p>About a month ago, I wrote passionately about how I had tried Android for eight months and learned it simply wasn't for …

Apps

Canada just had one of the longest tornadoes in history

The amount of time tornadoes spend on the ground is usually measured in minutes. That won't quite do for the behemoth that hit the Canadian province of Manitoba Monday night—figure nearly three hours.<p>Given that the longest on record is the three-and-a-half-hour Tri-State tornado of 1925 in the US …

7 scientists who are helping us understand how the world works

From a physicist who is creating a hacker-proof way to transmit information to a mathematician developing a new type of alegbraic geometry, we've highlighted seven people who are changing the landscapes of math and physics.<p>All of these scientists also appeared on our list of groundbreaking …

It Looks Like Someone Drew On Saturn’s Moon Tethys With A Red Crayon

Like, a miles-wide crayon<p>Enhanced-color images from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft have revealed long, reddish streaks across one of Saturn’s moons.<p>Tethys, a 660-mile-wide ball of ice, has a dull whitish-gray surface to the naked eye. But when it’s viewed through different filters, the surface comes …

Real-life version of Star Trek impulse engines that could get us to moon in 4 hours actually works, scientists say

Interplanetary travel could be a step closer after scientists confirmed that an electromagnetic propulsion drive, which is fast enough to get to the …

Pad&Quill Classic Apple Watch Leather Band Add Some Personalized Fashion on Your Wrist

Pad&Quill has released their first Apple Watch band. With its classic design, the leather band can add more refined fashion on your wrist.<p>The Classic …

Smartwatches

iPhone 6 Plus still works after months at bottom of ocean

If you’re taking your iPhone 6 Plus on vacation with you, and you anticipate being near a large body of water like, say, the Pacific Ocean, it’s a good idea to take precautions. One kayaker’s ounce of prevention worked out for the best when his iPhone ended up at the bottom of the damned sea.<p>Months …

'Bathtub Rings' On Saturn Moon Titan Suggest Dynamic Seas

Saturn's moon, Titan, is the only object in the solar system other than Earth known to have liquid on its surface. While most of the lakes are found …

Let's Talk About NASA's Mission to Europa

The search for life in the Solar System is about the hunt for water. Wherever we find liquid water on Earth, we find life. I’m talking everywhere. In …

Facebook Built an Actual Plane to Bring the World Internet Access

Facebook wants to bring people Internet access from the stratosphere.<p>It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s … Facebook?<p>The tech behemoth has built an actual plane — a 140-foot, solar-powered, unmanned Aquila — to serve as a flying Internet hub that will provide Wi-Fi access to parts of the world where …

Apple Watch: Make and receive phone calls

One of the great things about the Apple Watch is how it puts some of the power of the iPhone right on your wrist. And this includes the ability to …

NASA space telescope discovers Earth's closest rocky neighbor

NASA researchers working with the Spitzer Space Telescope announced on Thursday that they had indeed found the closest rocky exoplanet to our own. It's a tiny burg called HD 219134b that's just 21 light years from Earth in the Cassiopeia constellation, near the North Star. It was first spotted with …

Stars in Milky Way have moved

Researchers have created a new map of the Milky Way that shows nearly a third of the stars have dramatically changed their orbits.

A Simple Way To Retrieve Info You Lost In A Black Hole

Just an easy quantum procedure<p>Black holes are full of conundrums. Like, what would happen if you threw a book inside one of these gravity wells? The theory of general relativity (the physics laws that govern really big things in the universe) predicts that the book would disappear forever. But …

Quantum Physics

iOS 9: Five small features that will change your life

Even though iOS 9 is not a drastic software update, there are a ton of subtle tweaks and changes that’ll make iPhone users jump up with joy. Watch …

Catastrophic sea level rise coming: New climate study

×<p>One of the world’s most renowned climate scientists, James Hansen, has just dropped a bomb on climate change forecasts.<p>In a new study, the former …

10 awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time

You missed out big time if you didn’t grab all of the paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free in yesterday’s post. But don’t worry, we’ve …