Cameron Savage

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The Future of Boating Can be Found in the Wally 55

Just the other night I was watching the Michael Bay blockbuster, “The Island”. I generally loathe Bay’s films as they’re more often than not a gross …

Artist pranks LA Best Buy stores with 'useless' gadget

Consumers visiting five select Los Angeles-area Best Buy stores last Friday encountered a "useless" gadget unlike any other.<p>Intending to inspire people to think twice about having the latest and greatest piece of tech, street artist Plastic Jesus secretly placed empty black plastic boxes, complete …

Mars-bound astronauts will print food & tools, NASA says

NASA will transport 3D printers to space so astronauts can print tools — and potentially even food.<p>NASA’s chief administrator Charles Bolden discussed the role of 3D printers during a recent press tour of the Ames Research Center. According to <i>ComputerWorld,</i> Bolden believes the technology could be …

17 Times 'Pokémon Snap' Was Too Adorable For This World

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' launched with much excitement, and with some …

Intel Haswell chips claimed to offer 50% longer battery life

We’re starting to see new computers running Intel‘s Haswell pop up from the woodwork, and while we know that these fourth-generation chips offer a …

Spaceships glowing blue in the dawn as we leave Florida headed across the Atlantic. http://t.co/GzEoCg2bb5

Replace Your Lights With These Genetically Engineered Glow-Plants

Now on Kickstarter.<p>Light bulbs are so 19th century. Why not genetically engineer yourself a glowing plant instead?<p>A team of scientists on Kickstarter is asking for donations to make it happen. The group has set up a DIY lab, where they're selecting the genes of bioluminescent bacteria, which turn a …

6 Of The Weirdest Things Science Has Recently Revealed About The Past

Ancient toothaches, smells, franken-mummies, and more!<p>Scientific studies do a pretty good job of answering questions about how the world works. But often, researchers are pursuing things we never thought of as worth pursuing. Here we salute those tireless journeymen that have looked into the depths …

Budweiser cup makes toasting drinkers instant friends on Facebook

As if alcohol weren't enough of a social lubricant already, Budweiser has figured out a way to help it add to your Facebook friends list. The Buddy Cup, unveiled by the company's Brazilian arm, contains "high-tech chip technology integrated with Facebook" that makes two people friends on Facebook …

NASA Successfully Launches Three Smartphone Satellites

Orbit<p>NASA Successfully Launches Three Smartphone Satellites<p>MOUTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Three smartphones destined to become low-cost satellites rode to …

How Long Would It Take To Travel To The Nearest Star?

We’ve all asked this question at some point in our lives: How long would it take to travel to the stars? Could it be within a person’s own lifetime, …

Star Trek the Game

This Video Of A Blossom Bat Will Convince You That Bats Are The Cutest

Is your idea of a bat something scary like a vampire bat or weird like a leaf-nosed bat? Meet the blossom bat. Even its name is adorable!<p>So the first thing to know about bats is that there are two different suborders, which vary in geographic location and behavior but most importantly, for our …

Brain scans decode dream content

A team of Japanese neuroscientists has used brain scanning technology to read the content of people's dreams.<p>Yukiyasu Kamitani of the ATR …

This Is Now The World's Lightest Material

This one's made of carbon, and it's super absorbent, too!<p>Check out this contender for the title of "world's lightest solid." To demonstrate just how light it is, Zhejiang University in China, where the material's creators are based, has published pictures of chunks of it perched on small leaves, …

Froggle Leap Integration

Shanghai Firm Says 'Siri' Tech Belongs To Them

Apple (AAPL) faces another patent dispute in China, this time from Shanghai Zhi Zhen Internet Technology Co.<p>In this one, Zhi Zhen claims they created Siri and Apple use of it infringes on their patent rights, the <i>Shanghai Daily</i> reported on Wednesday. They’re dragging Apple into a Shanghai …