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Pencil Carving Sculptures by cerkahegyzo

Tiny Pencil Carving Sculptures.<p>The deviantART user with the pseudonym cerkahegyzo is a Hungarian artist who creates amazing carved miniature …

Macro Photos of Bees Showcase Stunning Natural Detail

Bees are fascinating creatures, buzzing busily around to produce honey and beeswax in an extremely systematic fashion. However, as they quickly fly past, it's difficult to appreciate their beautiful, physical details, particularly when there is a fear of being stung! This extensive collection of …

Gravity-Defying 1,000-Pound Steel Table

While London-based designer Paul Cocksedge has become fairly well-known for his magical light installations, it is his newest gravity-defying sculptural piece that has caught the eye of art aficionados. The <i>Poised Table</i> may seem like a physical impossibility, but, due to very careful mathematical …

Five tips for the new Camera app on iOS 7

There isn't a single app or screen left unchanged in iOS 7, and the Camera app is no exception. From the way you navigate through the app, to the new option to use live filters when framing a shot -- the entire app has been redone. We've rounded up five new features in the Camera app to help you …

Mobile Photography

Sony plans to sell 5 million PlayStation 4 consoles by the end of the fiscal year

Ambition? Sony's got that. The company just announced during its Tokyo Game Show keynote that it plans to sell a solid five million PlayStation 4 consoles by the end of the fiscal year. It's a bold enough goal on its own, but doubly so when one considers the bomb the company dropped last week: the …

Should You Upgrade to iOS 7? A Guide

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>For those of you opting out of buying one of the two new iPhones coming out this week, there's still …

Pope Names Diplomat as Top Aide

iPhone 5S release dates, specs keep pouring in

We have iPhone 5S release dates, colors, and specs. Did I leave anything out?<p>Oh yeah, I forget to mention that they're all just rumors. But there's little left to the imagination these days when Apple rolls out a new product.<p>Apple is widely expected to hold an event unveiling the new iPhone on …

There's a tiny coach in your basketball

There are tons of gadgets to help golfers develop the perfect swing, but it’s hard to apply the same unobtrusive training tools to other sports. Evo One, though, is the counterpoint — it's a Kickstarter project that puts a tiny coach inside a basketball to help players improve their game. A small …

Oldest Evidence of Cooking With Spices Found, Scientists Say

Prehistoric Europeans cooked with peppery garlic mustard seeds, study finds.<p><b>Ancient European hunter-gatherers were using garlic mustard seeds to give their foods a peppery kick as far back as 6,000 years ago.</b>

Classrooms Under the Sea: Manned Submersibles as Ocean Teaching Tools

<i>Young Explorer Erika Bergman is sharing the thrill of diving in a submersible with classrooms and onlookers all over the world. With external and internal cameras mounted on her sub, viewers will experience a new vantage point as Erika pilots through the deep coral reefs of Curacao and Honduras.</i> …

YouTube raises limits on video use in third-party apps

YouTube launched its Data API to let developers integrate online video into their apps, but the modest caps on daily use have limited the potential of those apps. As of today, YouTube is offering much more breathing room: developers now have 10 times more transaction units each day, and uploads …

Ready for the future of TV? Too bad the industry is still just talking

Judging from some of the headlines of the last couple of days, it looks like the future of television is just around the corner.<p>First, news broke …

Antonio Smith plans to appeal

HOUSTON -- Texans defensive end Antonio Smith, in an interview with a local television station Tuesday, said he was disappointed with himself for …

Surprisingly, people spend more time reading books on smartphones than tablets

MALMÖ, Sweden — Reading books on my tiny iPhone screen is something I do out of circumstance, never by choice. (For example, I decided to read fellow staffer John Koetsier’s new sci-fi novel on my smartphone during a layover on a recent international flight because my iPad was buried in the middle …

Dr Dre's Beats 'to buy out HTC' from headphones company

The founders of US luxury headphones maker Beats Electronics are looking to buy out smartphone giant HTC from their company, according to reports.<p>Rapper Dr Dre and music producer Jimmy Iovine want to bring fresh investors into the business to grow a product beloved by footballers and celebrities.<p>It …

Apple Supplier to Ship New High-End and Low-End iPhones in Early September

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple has asked Hon Hai, its chief supplier, to ship new high-end and low-end models of the iPhone in early September.<p>Suppliers first began preparing components back in June, according to the paper’s sources. The cheaper iPhone is expected to be dubbed the …

Flat Paintings Produce Incredible 3D Optical Illusions

New York-based artist Justen Ladda has an amazing eye for perspective and distortion. Since the 1980s, he has combined painting with sculpture to produce flat installations that, from a distance, appear three dimensional. With precision and a vivid imagination, Ladda has developed so many different …

German Kindergarten Designed as a Giant Cat

Kindergarten Die Katze is a children's school in Wolfartsweier near Karlsruhe, Germany built in the adorable likeness of a giant, white cat. Designed by artist Tomi Ungerer and architect Ayla-Suzan Yndel, the educational venue adds a dose of whimsy for children to take delight in going to school. …

Dining Rooms

Galaxy Mega 6.3 press render surfaces with navy blue body, AT&T branding

Courtesy of the ever-reliable @evleaks, it appears the Galaxy Mega 6.3 is indeed coming to AT&T. A purported press render shows the device colored in a navy blue plaid with the carrier's globe logo below the rear-facing camera. Of the few versions that passed through the FCC, you may recall that …

Nvidia Has No Knowledge of GTA V on PC

Statement made in error.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> In a statement this morning, Nvidia has said that the below statement on its investor call was made in error.<p>"This …

'Halo: Spartan Assault' Available for all US WP8 Devices

Microsoft has finally released ‘Halo: Spartan Assault‘ for all Windows Phone 8 owners in the US, ending Verizon’s one-month-long exclusive grip on the flagship shooter game.<p>The company made the title available for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 devices worldwide back in July, but there was a catch …

Out Of The Comics, Into Reality: Jet Pack Moves Closer To Market

From Buck Rogers to James Bond, we all have a pretty concrete mental image of a jet pack — a motorized backpack with little handles in front and smoke shooting out of the back.<p>The New Zealand-based Martin Aircraft Co. doesn't just think it's turned the jet pack of your imagination into a reality. …

This week's new games

Saints Row IV<br>PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360<p>The fact that Saints Row started out as a faint-hearted GTA-alike is now almost forgotten in the gibbering cavalcade of lunacy the series has ushered in to cover its tracks. Saints Row IV sets phasers to daft right from the off, with the opening scene seeing …

Mustache elicits Taliban death threats

<b>"I can leave my family, I can leave Pakistan, but I can never cut my mustache again," said Afridi [EPA]</b><p>Even being kidnapped and exiled by militants hasn’t scared Malik Afridi into shaving his impressive bristles<p>Liz Fields<p>August 16, 2013 9:55pm (UTC)<p>This may be the mustache that launched a thousand …

A tale of two Lambos

Veneno, meet your elder, the one and only 350 GTV.<p>Exactly 50 years ago, Lamborghini debuted its first-ever prototype at the 1963 Turin Auto Show. The car was called the 350 GTV, and aside from the fact that Lamborghini's genesis was on display in Turin that year, its auto-show debut is probably …

Sports Cars

Associated Press News

Torque Audio Z Series Headphones

In a very crowded, celebrity-saturated area of the music accessory market, Torque Audio is carving out a place in the grounds of in-ear audio innovation.<p>Their Zoom Series t103z earbuds come equipped with the usual high-end standards—a remote control, 4 sizes of ergonomic silicone ear-tips, …

Former Yankees outfielder guilty in sex assault case

HASTINGS, Mich. (AP) — Former major league outfielder Chad Curtis faces up to 15 years in prison after a jury in West Michigan found him guilty Friday on charges that he inappropriately touched three teenage girls.<p>Curtis, 44, was convicted of six counts of criminal sexual conduct and will be …