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The Google Smartwatch Is Real, And It’s Coming Soon (But Maybe Not Too Soon)

Google’s long-rumored smartwatch is real, and still “officially” expected to begin shipping in mid to late March. However, many members of the smartwatch team inside Google believe that date will either be pushed back to June, or the watch will end up shipping incomplete with a smaller feature set …

together at last

Batman and Robin.<p>Peanut butter and jelly.<p>And now, Meraki and Umbrella.<p>All great duos, all better together.<p>We’re excited to announce a new, simple, …

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The right to be appalling

WHEN Chris Hampton, a civil-rights activist who now works in New York, first came across the Westboro Baptist Church, it was a life-changing moment. …

Unbelievable Composite Image of a Solar Corona During a Total Solar Eclipse

This incredible image, which shows a breathtakingly beautiful solar corona surrounding the moon during a total solar eclipse, is actually not one …

Useful Photography Tip #58: Develop Your Eye

We often talk about cameras, lenses and lighting but rarely do we talk about what’s behind them–your eye. Not the organ, no, the part of your mind …

Reports: Cousin Of Boston Suspects Is A 'Prominent Islamist'

Russian investigators have questioned a distant cousin of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev about meetings the two of them had in Dagestan during 2012, <i>Time</i> magazine reports.<p>Authorities want to know whether that relative, Magomed Kartashov, encouraged Tsarnaev's turn toward extremism …

Russia reportedly withheld intel on Boston bomb suspect

Russia withheld a crucial piece of information from the U.S. before the Boston bombings, U.S. officials say, bolstering a concern that distrust between the two governments erased an opportunity to avert the disaster.<p>In 2011, Russia sent an alert to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about alleged …

Mad Genius' Motion Capture System brings Sony's break-apart controller idea to life, and then some

Remember that break-apart DualShock 3 idea for motion control Sony had five years ago? A new company named Mad Genius Controllers has surfaced with a working prototype that shows such a contraption working in spades. The setup uses a splittable controller and a processing unit to enable seamless …