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Hey Joe Coffee Mug – Brew Joe on the Go

Editor's Rating<p>4.8?<p>Discovered on 2015-04-11<p>The Hey Joe coffee mug is a travel sized coffee mug that acts just like any other coffee mug, except it …

Crowd Funding

Walter Scott Shooting: Dash Cam Video From Traffic Stop Is Released

Dash cam video released Thursday shows the initial interaction between Walter Scott and the officer who soon after fatally shot the father of four in the back as he ran away.<p>The video shows what starts off as a routine traffic stop and apparently benign encounter between former Officer Michael …

Justice

Is this the world's most innovative street?

At first glance, Dennis and Carole Mick's house in Austin, Texas, is no different to tens of thousands of other U.S. homes. But their neighborhood, …

Turn a Raspberry Pi 2 Into a Cheap, DIY SteamBox for In-Home Streaming

The new Raspberry Pi 2 has a lot of potential, but with a little elbow grease, you can roll it into a DIY "Steam Box" capable of streaming your games …

Magic Leap shows off augmented reality shooter that looks too good to be true

Secretive startup Magic Leap, which is developing "proprietary human computing interface technology" that it calls Cinematic Reality, released video of an augmented reality shooter today that the company says it's "playing around the office right now."<p>The video was released on YouTube today after …

Augmented Reality

Rare's Conker is coming back in an episodic adventure for Project Spark

Conker, Rare's foul-mouthed squirrel who starred in <i>Conker's Bad Fur Day</i> for Nintendo 64 and <i>Conker: Live and Reloaded</i> for the original Xbox, is getting a new adventure starting next month. <i>Conker's Big Reunion</i> is a new episodic adventure that will take place within <i>Project Spark</i>, the game creation …

15 Simple Moves That Will Change Your Career

"Work-life balance" is like the flossing of life skills. Everyone talks about how incredibly important it is, but pretty much nobody's doing it. But, …

DIY Solar Cell From Scratch

DIY ACRYLIC INDIGO BUTTERFLY LAMP.<p>IPhone Camera Spinner<p>Arduino GoPro Wifi Control<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Is there any product other than iodide solution …

Clean Energy

Shocking Or Intriguing? NASA Challenges Physics, To Build Faster-Than-Light Spaceship ‘Warp Drive’

NASA scientist Harold White has stunned the world with his announcement that he and his team has begun work on the development of a faster-than-light …

NASA is Preparing the World for Extraterrestrial Contact

A couple of months ago top US astronomers gathered in front of congress to let them know that extraterrestrial life exists without …

Ground Up: 7 Stimulating Coffee Hacks

Coffee is an essential part of most people’s daily routine. We’re highlighting some coffee hacks that will help you enjoy every aspect of coffee, from roasting the beans yourself in a converted washing machine, to using your computer to keep your coffee warm while you tear out your hair over a …

Snowden’s Revenge: New Mega-Spying Project Revealed

A giant cellphone surveillance program is just one of the dark NSA secrets being dragged out into the light, thanks to a certain whistleblower and a …

This is your brain on mindfulness training

Studies have shown that mindfulness training can boost a range of mental and physical health problems, but how it works hasn’t been clear.<p>Now, …

Mindfulness

Live forever: Scientists say they’ll extend life ‘well beyond 120’

Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters<p>American biologist and technologist Craig Venter whose company Human Longevity Inc plans to create a database of a million human genome sequences by …

Drugs

CES 2015: Razer Forge Is Perfect Union Of Android TV And PC Gaming

This tiny console can play gaming titles like Titanfall<p>Razer knows what PC gamers like. Since the company’s inception, it's made PC gaming peripherals a top priority, and it’s earned the trust of many professional gamers because of it. Every year at CES, Razer tries to win even more fans over by …

How To Replace The iPhone 6's Battery

The iPhone 6 is a great smartphone, although I’m sure I’m not alone in my desire for a longer-lasting battery. Thankfully, there are a number of battery cases out there (see my roundup of iPhone 6 battery cases here), that can boost battery life. Sadly, like any smartphone, over time your iPhone 6 …

Sony will release 'The Interview' at limited number of theaters on Christmas

<b>Wednesday morning update:</b> our newest story about "The Interview" release is over here.<p><b>Original Tuesday story:</b>"The Interview" is not over, after all.<p>Despite threats from hackers, Sony (SNE) Pictures is making the controversial Seth Rogen comedy available at a limited number of theaters starting on …

Spying on your pet is now easy (and addictive) with Petcube

For one week, I became a helicopter cat parent.<p>I had just placed a Petcube, a palm-sized cube that contains a camera, speaker and laser-pointer, on …

A New Way to Reach Mars Safely, Anytime and on the Cheap

Getting spacecraft to Mars is quite a hassle. Transportation costs can soar into the hundreds of millions of dollars, even when blasting off during …

Space Exploration

Hackers to Sony: We'll stand down if you never release the movie

The hackers behind a devastating cyberattack at Sony Pictures have sent a new message to executives at the company, crediting them for a "very wise" decision to cancel the Christmas day release of "The Interview," a source close to the company told CNN.<p>The email message was received by Sony's top …

NASA's Kepler spacecraft finds first alien planet of new mission

NASA's Kepler space telescope is discovering alien planets again.<p>The prolific spacecraft has spotted its first new alien planet since being hobbled by a malfunction in May 2013, researchers announced Dec. 18. The newly discovered world, called HIP 116454b, is a "super Earth" about 2.5 times larger …

15 Minutes With 'Adr1ft' On Oculus Rift -- Weightless, Terrified, And Mesmerized

One of the most captivating moments at this year’s Game Awards show — and an apparent hit with the live audience — was a new trailer for Adam Orth’s <i>Adr1ft.</i> I was enthralled with the premise, environment, and suspense depicted by the <i>Adr1ft</i> trailer, so when I had the opportunity to try the game for …

Up to 13,000 working as slaves in UK

As many as 13,000 people in Britain are victims of slavery, about four times the number previously thought, analysis for the government has found.<p>The figure for 2013 marks the first time the government has made an official estimate of the scale of modern slavery in the UK, and includes women forced …

Star Citizen plans sci-fi pets as it cruises towards $64 million

You've got your space ship, all decked out with the latest intergalactic navigation tools and alien-busting weaponry. You're all set to turbo-boost out into the firmament. But something's missing.<p>Of course, it's the one thing a star-hopping warrior-trader needs ... a pet.<p>Crowd-funding juggernaut</i> …

Cockroaches, Alligators & Other Weird Sources of New Drugs

How Supercomputing Is Cracking The Mysteries Of Human Origins

The power of petaflops penetrates the mists of time<p>A Texas supercomputer capable of 9.6 quadrillion operations per second has solved a thorny problem in genetics, by looking at the bones of a young boy who died 24,000 years ago in Mal’ta in south-central Siberia.<p>Existing genetic models have …

Kickstarter is going to the Moon in a new crowdfunded space mission

There's a new mission to the moon that's just getting off the ground in Britain, but it has a twist: You pay for it.<p>The British scientists behind the venture, called Lunar Mission One, want to raise a million dollars to send a robotic probe to the lunar South Pole, and they're relying on …

Inside "The Domes," Where NASA Drives the Spacecraft of the Future

Deep in the belly of the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, lie "The Domes." Step into one of them and suddenly you're standing on the surface …

Electrical brain stimulation beats caffeine – and the effect lasts longer

Researchers in the US have used electrical brain stimulation to boost the vigilance of sleep-deprived military personnel working on an airforce base.<p>Experiments on 18- to 42-year old men and women on active duty found that half an hour of electrical brain stimulation improved their performance …

Rosetta mission lander detects organic molecules on surface of comet

The Philae lander has found organic molecules – which are essential for life – on the surface of the comet where it touched down last week.<p>The spacecraft managed to beam back evidence of the carbon and hydrogen–containing chemicals shortly before it entered hibernation mode to conserve falling …