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One Of The World’s Top Aging Researchers Has A Pill To Keep You Feeling Young

Elysium Health hasn’t discovered the fountain of youth, but their new supplement–with the backing of some of the world’s foremost authorities on aging–could change how you get older.<p>Say someone came up to you selling a dietary supplement–a pill that you take once a day–that could boost your energy, …

Warby Parker

‘Look ... It’s My Name on This’: Obama Defends the Iran Nuclear Deal

In an interview, the U.S. president ties his legacy to a pact with Tehran, argues ISIS is not winning, warns Saudi Arabia not to pursue a nuclear-weapons program, and anguishes about Israel.<p>On Tuesday afternoon, as President Obama was bringing an occasionally contentious but often illuminating …

Samsung's Blue Topaz and Emerald Green Galaxy S6 finally seeing the light of day

Samsung's press release says the new colors are available for consumers "now" but there's no specific launch dates or territories mentioned. We first …

(Update: first teaser!) Yes, a special Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man edition is coming!

Galaxy S6 Edge Avengers Edition concept<p><b>Update, May 15:</b> Samsung just released on Twitter the first teaser for the Iron Man edition Galaxy S6 Edge. The retail box features a red and gold paint job and the device itself will likely be the same. The device is “coming soon” according to the tweet, …

Iron Man

Raspberry Pi Model B+ gets an official price drop down to $25

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced that its wildly popular Model B+ is receiving a price drop down to <b>$25</b>. When it released the Pi 2 back in February, the micro-computing leader pledged continued support for the previous generation B+. Despite a newer iteration with 25% faster processing …

Raspberry Pi

Huawei tells you what you need to know about its Android Wear smartwatch

Not entirely sure what the upcoming Huawei Watch is all about? Then allow Huawei to tell you twelve things that you <i>need</i> to know.<p>Here are the …

Is testosterone the best anti-ageing drug?

The best reads from around the web, including whether the male hormone is the best drug to combat ageing, how Twitter is making millions and the real reason women freeze their eggs.<p><b>Internet</b> | How Twitter found its money mojo<p>Twitter hasn’t got the hoped-for billion users yet, but it does have the …

Anti-aging

SanDisk unveils the Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 for Android devices

SanDisk, one of the most well-known external memory manufacturers, has just announced their newest product at CES 2015 to coincide with Android phones and tablets. The device is called the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0, and we’d say it’s appropriately named thanks to its great internals. The …

Gear & Gadgets

Scientists Hope To Extend Your Dog's Life With Anti-Aging Pill

You may not need to go all "Pet Sematary" to keep Fido around.<p>The quest to find the Fountain of Youth is still alive and well. But today, its pursuers are molecular biologists rather than conquistadors, and instead of a fountain, the key to long-lasting life may come in the form of a simple …

Pets

HTC One (M8) Accessories

We’ve made your shopping less troublesome by handpicking some of the best HTC One (M8) accessories offered on Amazon — phone cases, screen protectors, phone stands, mounts, portable chargers, and battery banks. If cases is what you are looking for, we recommend you have a look at our best HTC One …

Operating Systems

Google updates security section in Account settings

As Google continues to deal with the fallout from the posting of Gmail account information on a Russian forum, Google has added a new Security tab …

The best ‘low-tech’ spycraft tricks

Despite ubiquitous surveillance and fancy gadgets, there are still simple, old-fashioned ways that spies and criminals can avoid detection, says Frank Swain.<p>In the wake of Edward Snowden’s revelations about the US National Security Agency’s activities around the globe, authorities in Russia and …

Cybersecurity

A refreshing dose of double denim Marcel from One Dapper Street reinvents an American classic. (Sponsored by Diet Coke): http://bit.ly/1o0gVuv

The ultimate comeback: Bringing the dead back to life

A radical procedure that involves replacing a patient's blood with cold salt water could retrieve people from the brink of death, says David Robson.<p>“When you are at 10C, with no brain activity, no heartbeat, no blood – everyone would agree that you’re dead,” says Peter Rhee at the University of …

Medicine

Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Tuned | By BRABUS

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>90<p>90<p>SHARES<p>AMG tuning specialist Brabus has unveiled their revamped Mercedes E63 AMG, now featuring a carbon …

Samsung introducing faux leather 6000 mAh battery pack, roughly $60

With today’s massive quad or even octa-core CPUs and 1080p displays, it doesn’t take long to drain a battery if you use your phone regularly for tasks like browsing the web, gaming and watching videos. That’s why it is a wise move to have some sort of battery charger pack if you’re the kind of …

Phones

How extreme isolation warps the mind

When people are isolated from human contact, their mind can do some truly bizarre things, says Michael Bond. Why does this happen?<p>Sarah Shourd’s mind began to slip after about two months into her incarceration. She heard phantom footsteps and flashing lights, and spent most of her day crouched on …

Psychology

How to live forever

If more and more people are living past 100, how much older can we survive to, in theory, asks Frank Swain. And what would it take to achieve this in practice?<p>On the Art of Prolonging Life was penned by a Dr Huseland (“one of the soundest minds in Germany”) in 1797, concluding eight years of study …

Singularity

Reading the minds of the ‘dead’

Thousands of patients remain trapped in a vegetative state between life and death. Three scientists are working to free them, as Roger Highfield reports.<p>“Imagine you wake up, locked inside a box,” says Adrian Owen. "It's a perfect fit, down to every last one of your fingers and toes. It's a strange …

The Brain

Google Warns: We Are Scanning Your Email

It added these sentences:<p>Our automated systems analyze your content (including emails) to provide you personally relevant product features, such as customized search results, tailored advertising, and spam and malware detection. This analysis occurs as the content is sent, received, and when it is …

Google exec: We never copied iPhone features for Android

Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google VP of engineering for Android, takes the stand for Samsung in its patent infringement trial against Apple. Samsung argues that many features Apple has accused it of copying were created by Google first.<p>SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Google engineers have never copied Apple's iPhone …

Computer Science

Nike SB Blazer Premium SE "Cool Grey"

New to the line of Nike SBs is the Blazer Premium SE in “Cool Grey” colorway. In taking the classic<p>New to the line of Nike SBs is the Blazer Premium SE in “Cool Grey” colorway. In taking the classic Blazer silhouette, Nike has given it an understated approach through grey-scale that sees the upper …

Max Bill x Junghans Chronoscope Watch

A product of the Bauhaus generation, Max Bill wore many hats – an architect, painter, typeface<p>A product of the Bauhaus generation, Max Bill wore many hats – an architect, painter, typeface designer, sculptor, teacher and industrial designer. In 1962, Bill created a mechanical wristwatch for …

The crux of the NSA story in one phrase: 'collect it all'

The Washington Post this morning has a long profile of Gen. Keith Alexander, director the NSA, and it highlights the crux - the heart and soul - of the NSA stories, the reason Edward Snowden sacrificed his liberty to come forward, and the obvious focal point for any responsible or half-way serious …

Honda Civic Type R Concept: Believe the Hype

Powered by a 2.0-liter VTEC turbo four, Honda's hot Civic is seeing red.<p>Even though new Civic Type R won’t be sold stateside, Honda’s been stringing us along for months, first by letting us sample its new 2.0-liter engine in a current-spec Euro-market Civic Type R, and then by releasing a teaser …

Automotive Design

Lenovo ThinkPad 8 review: Pocket Windows, with a sharp screen - CNET

MSRP: $429.00<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Lenovo ThinkPad 8</b> runs full Windows 8.1, has an excellent higher-res 8.3-inch display, 64GB of storage standard, all the basic ports you'd need, and fits into a super-slim package.<p><b>The Bad</b> More expensive than other 8-inch Windows tablets; doesn’t come with a stylus, or …

Consumer Tech

ZTE announces its ultra slim 6 inch Grand Memo II LTE smartphone

It isn’t just the big household names, like HTC, Nokia, and Samsung, who have been announcing devices at this year’s Mobile World Congress, ZTE has also introduced a new 6-inch smartphone, called the Grand Memo II LTE. The handset is the successor to the Grand Memo, the rumor riddled handset that …

Phones

Promising cancer therapy treatment: Vitamin C

Scientists have identified a simple, inexpensive compound that made cancer drugs more effective in mice and helped human patients weather the toxic side effects of<p>chemotherapy.<p>But even as they touted their experimental results, they acknowledged that their remedy was unlikely to inspire the …

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 3 cases

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is another fantastic smartphone by the company, providing an optimal screen size for anyone not looking to carry both a phone and a tablet, and is an absolute powerhouse as far as specifications are concerned. There’s a lot you can do with a device with such a large …

Operating Systems