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Early Galaxy S9 leaks show Samsung can’t copy the iPhone fast enough

A report from a noteworthy insider said on Wednesday that the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ will be nearly identical to their predecessors when it comes …

Costa Rica's Electricity Has Run Entirely on Renewables For 300 Days in 2017

A new record, with weeks to go before the year is up.<p>Costa Rica has done it again. In January, the Central American country announced it had powered …

Scientists Make Even More Clones of Snuppy, the First Cloned Dog

Snuppy's three 'reclones' are doing great!<p>Snuppy the Afghan hound, the world’s first cloned dog, died 13 days after his 10th birthday in 2015, but …

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17 Times Pennywise's Dancing From "It" Worked Hilariously Well With Random Songs

This will kill you with LAUGHTER. Not, like, down a storm drain.

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

Prince William demands €1.5m payout for topless Kate photos saying ordeal reminds him of Diana 'harassment'

Prince William demanded 1.5 million Euros compensation over topless photographs of his wife Catherine after revealing how they had brought back distressing memories of the “harassment” suffered by his mother Diana.<p>In a statement read at the opening of a criminal case brought over pictures of the …

Fugitive Red Bull heir flew to Singapore before court date

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai immigration authorities say the heir to the Red Bull energy drink fortune who is wanted on deadly hit-and-run charges flew to …

Cars may soon know when you're on the phone behind the wheel

Word to the wise, kids: <i>do not</i> muck around with your phone while driving. Some of you probably won't be able to help it (tsk tsk), but a team from Santa Catarina State University in Brazil just might have the solution -- according to <i>MIT Technology Review</i>, they've cooked up an in-car …

Killer User Onboarding Starts With A Story

<i>Samuel Hulick is a long time UX consultant with an intense focus on user onboarding. This article originally appeared on Inside Intercom.</i><p>Want more people to adopt your product? Make sure you know what progress looks like in your user’s life, not just on their screen.<p>Having a stellar user adoption …

Whirlpool's new machine freshens your clothes in 10 minutes flat

Odds are that you're used to ironing some of your clothes to keep them wrinkle-free, or taking them to the dry cleaners when you can't (or just won't) put them through a washing machine. No great shakes, right? Well, Procter & Gamble and Whirlpool apparently believe that these are terrible burdens …

The Drinkable Book provides safe drinking water

One of the biggest problems in the developing world is access to safe, reliable drinking water. The charity organisation Water is Life dedicates its energies to providing this most basic of necessities. Its latest project -- developed in concert with creative agency DDB North America - seeks to …

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Men Don't Play with Legos

A disturbing trend from The Lego Movie<p><b>In The Lego Movie,</b> Will Ferrell provides the voice of President Business, a villain in the classic heartless corporate overlord vein, with all the worst tendencies of Citizen Kane, Mitt Romney, and Lee Iacocca (look it up, kids) combined. Lulling his citizenry …

Analyst predicts 2 Samsung Galaxy S5 models with varying specs

Samsung Galaxy S5 concept<p>New claims from an analyst say the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5 will come in two different models, both using plastic casing and a fingerprint scanner.<p>The claims come from a note to investors from KGI Research analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In the note Kuo says Samsung will release …

Rare Pictures: Snow Leopards Caught in Camera Trap

Endangered big cats photographed in northern Pakistan.<p>The cat's out of the bag—or, should we say, the mountains.<p><b>Notoriously elusive snow leopards have been caught by a camera trap in northern Pakistan as part of a three-year study by scientists with the Norwegian University of Life Sciences. The</b> …

A Drone That Snaps Photos, Then Folds Up and Fits In Your Pocket

It's still unclear whether drones will become the home delivery service of the future or simply another footnote in the legal system, but that hasn't …

Land Rover Bags Landy Name, May Use It For Compact Crossover

Follow Antony<p>Land Rover is riding high at the moment, enjoying strong sales across the globe and particularly in the Chinese market. Aware that its …

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Mexico vigilantes clash with Knights Templar cartel in Michoacan

<b>A group of vigilantes in Mexico has seized the small town of Nueva Italia after clashing with alleged members of the Knights Templar drug cartel.</b><p>More than 100 men entered the town in western Michoacan state on Sunday morning and disarmed local police.<p>There were exchanges of fire with alleged gang …

Breaking Bad Comes True: Blue Meth On Rise in New Mexico

Federal investigators in New Mexico said Tuesday that blue-tinted meth inspired by the hit TV show <i>Breaking Bad</i> is on the rise in New Mexico, where …

Hilarious Map Shows What Each Country Is Best At

Every country has something it's famous for. Whether that's a skill or industry, a product or type of food, a new world map created by DogHouseDiaries showcases each country's claim to fame.<p>"I can barely remember how we conceived of the map. It was a Tuesday, and I remember making a sandwich, but …

The Internet's Cicada: A Mystery Without An Answer

"Hello. We are looking for highly intelligent individuals. To find them, we have devised a test. There is a message hidden in this image. Find it, and it will lead you on the road to finding us. We look forward to meeting the few that will make it all the way through. Good luck."<p>That message, …

Parrot reveals new affordable flying drone and two-wheeler built from the AR.Drone

There’s always been little doubt that drones make great toys — the problem is that they’re far from cheap. Now the makers of the AR.Drone are revealing two new toys built from their technology that are small, easy to use, and — if the time we’ve spent with them here at CES is any indication — a …

Dogs align with magnetic fields while pooping, study says

Dogs can typically smell and hear far better than their human companions. Now it appears they can sense Earth's magnetic field too, say a team of biologists – and they show it when they poop.<p>These canine compasses prefer to align themselves along a north-south magnetic axis when they relieve …

Scientists discover a naturally occurring hormone that blocks marijuana buzz

A group of scientists from the French Institute of Health and Medical Research may have discovered the buzzkill in hormone form. It's called Pregnenolone, and a new study suggests it may be released as a natural response to counteract the mental effects of marijuana. Researchers discovered the …

Just four months until we can understand dogs! Dog-to-English translator to become a reality

Anxious to know what your dog is thinking? The wait could soon be over as a ‘dog-to-English’ translator is set to become a reality in just four …

LG's HomeChat will let you command its latest smart appliances via SMS

LG really, really wants you to have a good chat with your washer/dryer and robotic vacuum cleaner. It just announced you'll soon be able to use the Line messaging app and a new service called HomeChat to give natural language commands to its 2014 Smart Appliance lineup. If you tell the system "I'm …

Multivitamins Don't Hold Any Health Benefit, Experts Say

Do you take your vitamins every day? For the majority of people, it might just be a waste of time and money, according to a new editorial published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine.<p>The editorial, which is in response to three new studies also just published in the same journal, says that …

What The Heck Will Google Do With These Scary Military Robots?

Let’s see, we have a company that already knows everything about us, has possibly the world’s largest computer network, has recently built one of the biggest artificial-intelligence teams in the world–a company so powerful that it feels the need to soften its dominance with the informal motto, …

Edward Snowden, The Dark Prophet

To avoid surveillance, the first four Americans to visit Edward Snowden in Moscow carried no cell phones or laptops. They flew coach on Delta from …

Valet Confessions: What They Really Think of Your Shiny Car

Ferraris are "a dime a dozen" in the world of top-rated restaurant parking.<p><b>"Ferrari is like a beautiful woman," Ferrari</b> chief Luca di Montezemolo explains. "You must desire her, you must wait for her." That explains the two-year wait for a nearly $300,000 458 Spider model. Owners are members of a …