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Donald Trump's first 100 days: A breakdown of his plan

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was no mention of building a wall along the Mexican border. There was nothing about repealing Obamacare. But President-elect Donald Trump has plenty to do in his first 100 days in office.<p>In a video address on Monday, Trump outlined his priorities in his quest to "put America first." …

Donald Trump

How to save your vision if you stare at screens all day

If you work in front of a computer all day, you're familiar with that irritated, fuzzy, and tired feeling your eyes have by the end of the afternoon. Everything starts to get a little blurry and sometimes your head aches. This cluster of symptoms is known as eye strain or computer vision syndrome, …

Headaches

These are the 10 best gadgets under $100

What's more pleasurable than upgrading an old, ailing piece of technology with something fresh and new? Or improving your life with a kind of gadget you've never before owned?<p>Unfortunately, we can't all upgrade our phones or laptops to the latest model. But there are plenty of devices that fall …

Consumer Tech

Samsung to incorporate SmartThings technology into 2016 smart TVs

Samsung has just announced plans to launch its 2016 line-up of smart TVs driven by the company's SmartThings technology, which is based on an open …

Astronomers just saw a black hole blow something incredible into space with tremendous force

Until now, astronomers could only theorize.<p>But after an exciting observation recently announced in the journal Science, an international team has witnessed first-hand the violent battle between a sun-like star and supermassive black hole — and its incredible aftermath.<p>What they observed is an …

Universe

Elbee is making wireless earbuds that will be hard to lose

Wireless earbuds are one of those futuristic ideas that can't seem to cross over the consumer technology horizon. Bragi had a very successful Kickstarter last year for its Dash earbuds, which it showed off at CES alongside prototypes from FreeWavz and HearNotes, but has so far only shipped …

Consumer Tech

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Universe

Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus: What the analysts are saying

<b>Toni Sacconaghi, Bernstein: Our 4 Key Take-Aways.</b> “Apple’s new iPhones were very much in line with expectations – most notably, however, China is …

Everything Apple Announced at Its September 2014 Event

After months of anticipation, the iPhone 6 is finally official… along with a bunch of other stuff! Here’s a recap of the highlights from Apple’s event today in Cupertino in case you were having some technical problems with the livestream. For full details, check out the link(s) below each highlight.<p>…

15 Quirky Gadgets and Accessories to Buy Today

It’s time for us to take another look at a bunch of quirky, imaginative and downright useful gadgets and accessories that you can buy today. Which one takes your fancy the most?<p>For more inspiration, check out our 2013 holiday gift guide, our previous collection of gadgets and accessories for geeks …

Scientists Invent a Laser That Fires Electrical Charge, Not Light

Researchers at the University of Michigan have just stumbled upon the most important development in laser research since the invention of the …

Here's What To Do In Brazil's World Cup Host Cities Besides Watch Soccer

The 2014 FIFA World Cup begins June 12, and host cities across Brazil are gearing up to welcome hundreds of thousands of travelers.<p>Soccer fans traveling to the games in the 12 host cities are in for a treat. Brazil offers stunning scenery, vibrant cities and a wealth of cultural activities. Fans …

These World Cup Posters Are A Must-See For Any Soccer Super Fan

Brazilian artist and graphic designer Cristiano Siqueira pulled out all the stops when creating these incredible World Cup team posters for an ESPN campaign celebrating the tournament, which begins on June 12.<p>Each of these posters illustrates one of the 32 teams that will be heading to this year's …

10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

How 20 popular websites looked when they launched

From Google to youtube, from craigslist to flickr - how some of today's biggest sites looked back in the early days of their existence.<p>Remember the days when the word Google was not interchangeable with internet? Or when every site seemed to have a Netscape icon on it? Or when Flash was still …

Toyota Introduces a Pair of High-Efficiency Engines, Plans up to 14 Variants

1.3-liter VVT-iE four-cylinder<p>Toyota has pulled the wraps off a pair of newly developed high-efficiency gasoline engines, and has plans to develop an additional 14 global variants from their core architecture by 2015. Earmarked for use in models scheduled for partial redesigns in the near future, …

Engines

Watch Formula Drift Championship leader Chris Forsberg drift a 1975 Datsun 280Z

Chris Forsberg won the Formula Drift Championship in 2009, was in the catbird seat to win it last year until the final race of the season and started this year's season with a win at Long Beach. That is how he can be provide the example for Clarion USA's tagline, "Dream like a champion."<p>In this …

Subaru WRX and STI meet at the dyno with interesting results

<i>Road and Track</i> recently put the 2015 Subaru WRX and the 2015 WRX STI through a battery of dyno tests to find out not only how much difference there is between their two engines, but what kind of differences there are. The WRX gets the company's new FA20 2.0-liter boxer four-cylinder engine with …

A new way to clean (and reuse) the waste water that comes from dirty industries

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>A startup called Axine Water Technologies has developed a new low-cost way to clean the waste water created by industries like …

Messaging app UppTalk becomes a carrier, launching with $15 mobile plans

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>UppTalk only brought its cloud-based mobile messaging and voice app to U.S. consumers in December, but on Wednesday it …

After 5 Rejections, Apple Accepts App That Tracks U.S. Drone Strikes

Persistence, it turns out, does pay off. After rejecting it five times, Apple has finally approved an app that tracks every U.S. drone strike and …

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

Having owned the last three major revisions of Apple’s iPhone and had extensive use of other handsets besides, I believe the iPhone 6 will be one of the most significant launches yet of an Apple iPhone.<p>However, I don’t mean significant as in a feature-laden device that will wipe the floor with the …

Why China's Property Sector Could Be Worthless, One Day

Some believe that China’s property sector is a bubble ready to be burst, citing scores of empty construction structures built for the sake of stimulating economic growth. Others believe that there is no bubble in China’s property sector, saying the country’s huge population and large flow of people …

5 Smart Home Companies to Watch in 2014

If 2013 was the year smart home became sexy again, 2014 is the year it will go mass market.<p>And while service providers with managed home services are a big part of why smart home is reaching a wider audience, here are some other interesting companies helping to lead the charge in 2014.<p><b>Revolv</b><p>A few …

Un-Hacked: 1987 Toyota Corolla GT-S Twin-Cam 16

This 1987 Toyota Corolla GT-S notchback coupe (chassis JT2AE88S7H0286427) is said to be all-original, rust-free, and in great condition. It’s very …

This Is the Coolest Driving App You Can’t Have (Yet)

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 11.27.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>We’ve seen dozens of apps that claim to …

10 Unlikely Autos That Changed Cars Forever

At first glance nothing about these cars and trucks jumps off the page. Yet they were the proving ground for car tech and car-building techniques that influence how our autos are built.