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The 13 Most Irresponsible Self Defense Gadgets Money Can Buy

We live in dangerous times. Well, not really. Actually, life in the 21st century is safer than ever before. This, however, doesn't stop people from …

Twelve-year-old Anonymous hacker pleads guilty to breaking into government sites

A Montreal fifth grader pleaded guilty this week to hacking multiple government and public websites for the web collective Anonymous in exchange for …

Alienware wants your old consoles in return for $200 off a new PC

Specialist retailers will inevitably try and tempt you into a PS4 or Xbox One purchase next month by offering decent trade in values for your old …

Backward Compatibility

Norwegian town places mirrors on hillsides to shine light into valley

Giant mirrors have been positioned on top of a hill in Norway to shine light into the dark valley town of Rjukan<p>A town in <b>Norway</b> has placed giant mirrors on top of the hills surrounding it, to beam light into the valley in the dark winter months.<p>Rjukan, a town of 3,500 people situated 100 miles west …

Japan Display puts a 4K panel in a 12-inch tablet

It wasn’t so long ago that a 1080p display on a tablet or smartphone was a big deal, now it’s expected on any newly released devices. But it won’t be …

4K resolution

Google cameras capture a walk through Arlington National Cemetery

The images taken by the cameras in Google’s Trekker will be available to the public in May for the cemetery’s 150th anniversary, honoring the day when Pvt. William Christman became the first soldier buried there.<p>The images taken by the cameras in Google’s Trekker will be available to the public in …

Full Episodes

Blood Drive<p>13 Full Episodes<p><i>S1.E</i>13 Finish Line<p><i>S1.E</i>12 Faces of Blood Drive<p><i>S1.E</i>11 Episode XI: Rise of the Primo<p><i>S1.E</i>10 Scar Tissue<p><i>S1.E</i>9 The Chopsocky …

Harry Potter

Top 10 Tech This Week

Top 10 Tech 10.19.2013<p>1. Sonos' Play:1 Is Its Smallest and Most Affordable Speaker Yet<p>2. The U.S. Army Is Building an 'Iron Man' Suit for Soldiers<p>3. …

Now there's a bright idea! Chinese scientists invent world's first wifi-emitting lightbulb

• <b>Researchers in Shanghai have developed the technology called Li-Fi</b>• <b><br>Experts claim the device works faster than the average internet connection in</b> …

Engineering

Apple iPad Event: The 10 Biggest Rumors

Apple is expected to launch two new iPads — the iPad 5 and iPad mini 2 — at an event next week in San Francisco. As usual, the rumor mill has cranked …

Yes, you can buy drugs with bitcoins. You can also buy them with cash.

By Andrea Peterson<p>, Reporter<p>Cybersecurity company McAfee released a whitepaper Wednesday looking at virtual currencies and "their use in cybercrime" titled "Digital Laundry." The report details the history of such digital currencies from e-gold to Bitcoins with a focus on their use for money …

Video

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>LIVE: Sir Cliff Richard wins £210,000 damages<p>Sir Cliff Richard wins a total of …

That's why you don't send in IT to do HR's job

As IT pros, we deal with the tech side of a company, but the line between those tasks and personnel issues can be very faint. Here's a story of when …

Employment

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'Bionic man' walks, breathes with artificial parts

Gentlemen, we can rebuild him, after all. We have the technology.<p>The term "bionic man" was the stuff of science fiction in the 1970s, when a popular TV show called "The Six Million Dollar Man" chronicled the adventures of Steve Austin, a former astronaut whose body was rebuilt using artificial …

10 Ways the Next 10 Years Are Going To Be Mind-Blowing

We are living in an extremely exciting time in terms of science and technology. Things that have always been considered science fiction are becoming …

Gadget of the week: Make those winter mornings a little easier with the Philips Wake-up Light

Price: £95 (RRP) <b><br>Rating:</b><p>Nobody likes getting up in the morning. That's a fact. So spending money on anything that makes it less painful is probably a …

Home Automation

A 3-D Printer Can Pay For Itself In Less Than A Year

Routine questions for the makers of desktop 3-D printers: "what do you do with this thing?" and "why would you want one?" A study from Michigan Technical University answered that with some math: the researchers found that you could recoup the up-front cost of a 3-D printer in less than a year.<p>The …

Watch out Nescafe! Man invents world's smallest coffee machine after getting fed up with drinking instant at work

• <b>The Piamo is the brainchild of German inventor Christoph Meyr</b>• <b><br>Meyr invented the device after becoming fed up with instant coffee</b>• <b><br>It can create the</b> …

Coffee

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

Marketing

Top 10 Tech This Week

Top 10 Tech 10.12.2013<p>1. Samsung Announces Galaxy Round With 5.7-Inch Curved Display<p>2. Bluetooth-Assisted Guardian App Is a Parent's Virtual …

Xbox One Vs. PS4: The Top 10 Next-Gen Video Games

<i>A look at some of the most promising games next-gen has to offer.</i><p>The following games are all next-gen <i>only</i> releases (though some launch on the perennial next-gen platform we call PC.)<p>I’ll write up a separate post about the best-looking cross-generation games in the near future. Likewise, these are …

Articles about angular futuristic house georgia on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Decatur, Georgia, residence belonging to two book authors is an angular exercise in creating a dynamic structure.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture …

Architecture