Derek Maynard

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This is the fastest electric motorcycle you can buy

With a polite round of applause, the first owner of the fastest production electric motorcycle took the keys to his new ride. Sitting down just a few moments later, he slyly looked down and slid them onto the ring next to keys for his Tesla. His half-hour or so commute is now 17 minutes — legally, …

Assassin's Creed Unity is an amazing glitch factory

<i>Assassin's Creed Unity</i> has some issues, that's clear, but not all of those issues are necessarily bad things. I mean, check out the amazing glitches the game is producing.<p>The videos I've pulled from YouTube below including a sighting of the famed <i>Unity</i> fireplace hermit, incredible rag doll physics …

Amazon to begin testing same-day delivery drones in Cambridge

Amazon is planning to test drones in Cambridge, England, as the battle to offer consumers same-day deliveries heats up.<p>The US company announced with considerable fanfare late last year that it was considering using drones as a way of dramatically reducing the time it takes to deliver orders to …

Android 5.0 Lollipop review

Google has been on a mission to redefine itself as a design-focused company for some years now. With the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop on the new Nexus 6 phone and Nexus 9 tablet, that mission has reached an apotheosis. It's a sudden, jarring change from the Android we've known, now combined with …

Russian research team explores giant Siberian sinkhole

A Russian research team including scientists, a medic and a professional climber has descended to the bottom of a giant sinkhole in northern Siberia in an attempt to discover its origins.<p>The 35-metre deep sinkhole was discovered in July after an unexplained eruption that flung soil and rock 120 …

Hold the Phone: What It's Like Not to Own a Cell Phone

The other day I went to see David Sedaris. I don't get out much, so I was very excited. The theater was packed full of people with snazzy duds and sharp-looking hair-dos. It was a hip crowd, one that presumably had a sense of humor so of course, I strained hard to hear what they had to say.<p>I leaned …

Deathwatch: Fall TV survival status report

It’s been a remarkably bloodless fall TV season. There have only been a few shows officially canceled (and a couple more unofficially), while other …