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Apple Pay expands to over 40 more banks and credit unions around the US

Apple Pay is now available from over 40 more banks and credit unions around the United States as part of the latest expansion wave. Apple’s mobile payment service launched just over two years ago with hundreds of additional regional banks and credit unions added every few weeks. You can find the …

Watch a Tesla Drive Itself through Crowded Urban Streets

If you care about technology, the future, and human progress, get ready to maybe cry a little bit. On Friday, Tesla released new video showing a …

Watch Artisans Craft Old-Fashioned Globes By Hand

Long before Google maps existed, we used globes to get a sense of the world’s scale. In the footage above—filmed in 1955 and archived by British …

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How to Make Stainless Steel House Numbers That Your Neighbors Will Envy

Instead of settling for store bought numbers you can make your own modern numbers using stainless steel screws.<p>House numbers can be a great design element for the front of your home, as long as you don't get too cute so they remain legible for EMS, fire trucks, and FedEX. Fortunately, these bold …

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Watch: Microsoft hosts 300-lb. security guard robots

<i>Corrections and clarifications: An earlier version of this report overstated the length of time security guard robots could be seen on Microsoft's Silicon Valley campus.</i><p>Mall cops everywhere, beware.<p>Five robot security guards have been seen whirring about Microsoft's Silicon Valley campus.<p>Why? …

A Cosmic First! Rosetta Probe Goes Into Odd-Duck Orbit Around Comet

The European Space Agency's Rosetta probe made its historic rendezvous with a comet on Wednesday after a 10-year, 4 billion-mile journey.<p>"We're at the comet! Yeah!" spacecraft operations manager Sylvain Lodiot yelled when confirmation of the crucial engine burn was received at ESA's Mission Control …

What are These Red Dots Across the American Landscape?

In a post called "What are These Giant Concrete Arrows Across the American Landscape?" we showed you a long-forgotten wayfinding device for early …

Easy Home Heating

Mirage is anything but unreal. It’s a well-rounded approach to home heating design, and not just in the visual sense! The system aims to replace …

Coming Soon: Custom Instagram Printed adidas Sneakers

All those food photos, beautiful sunsets, kitten and puppy photos, and selfies populating your Instagram could soon find their way onto your feet …

Report: Apple Planning 'Smart Home' System Debut at WWDC

Apple is planning to introduce a smart home concept at its upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference, according to a report.<p><i>The Financial Times</i> says …

Forget touch: Gestures may star in Samsung's new smartwatches

Samsung has made progress in many ways with its wearable devices lately, and more improvements could be on the way.<p>Newly published patent applications show the device maker’s interest in enabling a smartwatch to take input based on gestures, which could pose a challenge to devices like the highly …