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Google Smart Contact Lenses Move Closer to Reality

Google’s plan to bring smart contact lenses to diabetes sufferers inched closer to reality as the company secured two patents last week for the …

LTE Will Let Your Car's Computer Update Like Your Smartphone

Welcome to the wonderful world of Car As Platform.<p>Carmakers seem to want to shout one simple phrase when they talk about adding high-speed 4G LTE radios into their cars: "Apps! We have apps now, too!"<p>Yes, guys, you can have apps now, too. But that's not the half of it. Streaming Pandora and getting …

Galaxy S5 with 2K Display and Various Galaxy Devices Listed for Testing

A bunch of Samsung's unannounced devices, which are recently imported to India for testing purposes, has been caught at Zauba.<p>Samsung has recently …

Google Glass Update Adds iPhone SMS Messaging and Calendar App

Just a week after Google made Glass available for purchase to the entire public for one day, it unveiled a new software update for the wearable …

Windows 8.2 Start menu details emerge as Windows 9 whispers stir

<b>Update</b>: <i>Windows 9 is now known as Windows 10. Want to know more about when you can get your hands on it? Check out our in-depth</i> Windows 10 release …

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High-School-Age Heroes Create Ketchup Lid That Doesn't Squirt Water

The condiment game has changed<p>What is one of The Worst Things In The World? (In the listicle sense, not the human tragedy sense.) Answer: when you empty the first squirt of ketchup from the bottle and it's a watery, brown, puddle-like mess, and you can feel each individual shard of your slowly …

Everything You Need To Know About iOS 8, Apple's Next Big iPhone Update

The update is likely to bring a few new features to the iPhone while improving on Apple's existing apps and services.<p>The current version of Apple's mobile software, iOS 7, was a big deal for iPhone users when it launched.<p>It completely changed the look and feel of Apple's mobile software, ushering …

Twitter's Redesign Makes the Platform Ripe for Recruitment

The Society for Human Resource Management recently found that more than 75% of companies use social networking sites to recruit job candidates — and …

Xiaomi Simplifies Its Web Domain to Mi.com

Popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has ambitious plans to expand beyond Asia, and as part of its efforts to do so, it has simplified its website domain to Mi.com.<p>“The new domain is simpler and more accessible to an international audience,” the company said. It added that the newly …

Capsules suspended from monorail hope to ease congestion

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Stuffed animals put in 'rhino-sized' freezer to kill bugs

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WellBiome Gives You 100 Trillion Reasons To Follow Your Gut

Apparently there are 100 trillion bacteria living in our gut. And just like a fingerprint, the composition of our “microbiome” is unique to each of us. It also potentially holds the key to a healthier lifestyle as it impacts on our weight, energy levels and overall well-being.<p>That’s the premise of …

McLaren 650S: What's It Like to Drive a Car That's Faster Than The F1?

"What's your favorite car of all time?" is probably the most common question I'm asked as an automotive writer. Without hesitation, my answer is invariably, "The McLaren F1."<p>The reply comes from my undying admiration for the car's lengthy list of perfectionistic overachievements. In a world of …

LG's G Watch is always-on and water resistant

LG revealed more information about the upcoming G Watch on its new website. The smartwatch will come in two colors: stealth black and champagne gold. On top of having what is being described as an always-on screen, the G Watch will purportedly be both water and dust resistant. No release date has …