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Swyp is yet another one-card wallet vying for your attention

High-tech cards that store all your credit, gift and loyalty card info haven't exactly made it big yet, but the competition's already heating up. The newest entry in the race is called Swyp: a metallic device with a screen that transforms into the card you want to use when you need it, so long as …

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

Remember as a kid, when you'd go to weddings or plays or concerts or whatever, the adult sitting next to you would give you a piece of candy to keep …

FYI: What Is The Evolutionary Purpose Of Tickling?

You probably know that you can't tickle yourself. And although you might be able to tickle a total stranger, your brain also strongly discourages you from doing something so socially awkward. These facts offer insight into tickling's evolutionary purpose, says Robert R. Provine, a neuroscientist at …

Explore The Smithsonian's Online Design Museum Through Color

The Smithsonian's design museum, the Cooper-Hewitt, is taking a different tack with a new website: it wants you to explore its digital collection by …

Never Make Your Bed Again Thanks To Elevator Beds

If you’re like me, your eded is probably never made up. I only make it up when I’m cleaning my house or when guests are coming over and I want …

This Bosch GLM 100 Laser Tape Measure Can Beam Measurements To Your iPhone

Every contractor owns a tape measure. Ain’t no question about that. And while it’s probably one of the most tried and tested of tools, it’s can also …

ScanZ Will Use Transdermal Scanning To Tell You How Long A Zit Lasts

It’s not the biggest problem in the world, but still, no one enjoys getting up in the morning, looking in the mirror, and seeing a zit taking up …

Hot Mess Kitchen Gadgets Saves Your Kitchen From Spills and More

Are you looking for a unique way to keep your kitchen safe from spills and more while cooking? Well look no farther than Hot Mess Kitchen Gadgets …

Sleep Under The Sea On Floating Hotel

Those who like to take extraordinary vacations (and have the funds to back it up) will want to book a stay at the Manta Resort, which is a new …

The EveryDrop Water Filter Accommodates Any Busy Life

Whirlpool has now made it easier to get fresh, filtered water fast, wherever you are! The portable water EveryDrop filter can filter one gallon of …

Can You Solve the 10 Hardest Logic Puzzles Ever Created?

So you think you are clever, right? Then here is your chance to pit your brain against some of the world's hardest logic puzzles ever created. After …

Tesla's 90 second battery swaps will power EVs faster than gas pumps fill tanks (video)

Tesla founder Elon Musk has mentioned battery swap service stations as an even faster alternative to charging for EV drivers, and tonight the company showed just how efficiently it can be done. In a demonstration at its design studio, it beat what it claims is the fastest gas pump in LA by …

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Frenetic Urban Time-lapse Videos of Shanghai, Vietnam and Kuala Lumpur by Rob Whitworth | Colossal

<p>It is almost impossible these days to click around the web without running into the work of filmmaker and architectural photographer Rob Whitworth …

Is Apple a Boring Company Now?

Let’s be honest about what we really want from Apple this week. We all want to know if Apple can still blow us away, or if they’re just a boring company now.<p>There are two schools of thought.<p><b>Explaining Apple Boredom</b><p>The first, which I’ve described in this space before, is that Apple only appears …

Musk: $35,000 Teslas might be three years away, will be 20 percent smaller

We can't argue that the Tesla Model S is not only a great achievement in the EV industry and a looker as well, but there are still a lot of people unconvinced by the $70,000 sticker price ($60k, if you count the tax credits). CEO Elon Musk is definitely aware of that particular concern, and stated …

Elon Musk reveals Tesla's Supercharger network will triple its coverage area this month

Elon Musk is being interviewed tonight at the D11 conference, and gave an early preview of news coming tomorrow: his company's Supercharger EV stations will be available in more areas soon. The network will triple its coverage area this month, and he predicts Tesla owners will be able to drive from …

Tesla details Supercharger expansion, NYC to LA road trips possible by year's end

Tesla's perpetually free Supercharger station has already enabled the driving of about a million miles, totally free, to owners of the Model S sedan. However, availability of that network has been very limited. Unless you live in very specific areas of NY or CA, you've been out of luck. That's …

Can Humans Really Feel Hot and Cold?

If you compare the feeling of touching a piece of metal versus a piece of paper, the metal will always seem cooler, even if both objects are actually …

Scan And Check For Android Apps That Spy / Leaks Privacy

As everyone probably knows at this point, each time an Android app is installed it has to tell the user what it will want access to. Be it location, …

Tesla Motors repays Department of Energy loan nine years early

With a wire transfer of $451.8 million, Elon Musk has finally made good on his promise to repay the hefty loan Tesla received from the Department of Energy well ahead of its 2022 due date, beating even Musk's own five-year estimate. This comes on the heels of a very profitable first quarter, and is …

Samsung SideSync functionality gets detailed on video

For many iOS users, the concept of backing up their iPhones and iPads to ones PC is a familiar one -- just plug it into iTunes, hit a button, and wait around for an undetermined amount of time. For Android users, however, the idea of syncing one's phone to a PC may be a bit more foreign. Back in …