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Meet the world's luckiest unluckiest man who cheated death 7 times

The story of Frane Selak is so unbelievable that you’d walk away from a movie, heck, a documentary of his life thinking it was too unrealistic. But …

How the Heartbleed Bug Affects You

Independent researchers at Codenomicon and Google Security discovered a massive bug embedded in SSL, a popular internet-wide encryption technology.<p>Independent researchers at Codenomicon and Google Security discovered a major bug embedded in SSL, a popular internet-wide encryption technology. Dubbed …

How to make a mini crossbow with just a bottle cap and popsicle sticks

Here's some fun you can have at home with little to no effort: make a mini crossbow from a bottle cap, two popsicle sticks and a rubber band. You can …

The Various Ways to Die Inside a Black Hole

Falling into a black hole never sounded like fun. How could it? Black holes are the darkest places in the universe, where not even light can escape …

Yota's latest E Ink smartphone takes a great idea and makes it pretty

YotaPhone is an Android smartphone with a regular touchscreen on one side and an E Ink display on the other. It's been around for well over a year now, and in our time with previous prototypes we've been impressed with its premise, if not Yota Devices' execution. At MWC this year, the Russian …

Google's Project Ara could go on sale next year for $50

Google's Project Ara modular smartphones could arrive early next year for as low as $50, reports <i>Time</i>. The company's Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) group — which is developing the project to make smartphones composed of small, swappable pieces of hardware — reportedly plans to finish a …

First Image Recognition App Coming Soon To Google Glass

One central problem of Google Glass, besides a geeky appearance and the potential for bodily harm, is that it’s not apparent why most people would want one. Now, a startup is offering up one possibility for a killer app for Google’s head-mounted computer: the ability to recognize objects and other …

This Battlefield Heads-Up Display Turns US Troops Into Cyborg Soldiers

From self-aiming sniper rifles to bionic power suits, U.S. troops are rapidly gaining access to tools and technology that were the realm of science …

30 Luxe Hotels for Hitting the Slopes

The best ski lodges are idyllic escapes where after a day of hitting the slopes, you come back to cozy fireplaces, gourmet food, and relaxing spa treatments. Even if you’re not a hardcore skier, these winter accessories and stylish boots will ensure you’re the cutest lodge bunny on the hill. …

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is here with more power, more pixels, and a refined design

What do you do when you’re one of the world’s largest smartphone makers and it’s time to update your flagship device? If you’re Samsung, you trot out the new Galaxy S5, a refined and updated take on last year’s wildly successful Galaxy S4. Like the new Gear wearables, the Galaxy S5 looks and feels …

Thief Mantle Support Delayed Until March - VGU

At launch, the PC version of Eidos-Montreal’s Thief reboot will lack support for AMD’s new API, Mantle. Support for Mantle will come through a patch …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …