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Beautiful internet maps visualize the striking interconnectedness of the web - ExtremeTech

By on December 4, 2013 at 3:22 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>At Newcastle University in …

Data Visualization

Android co-creator to develop real androids for Google - ExtremeTech

By on December 4, 2013 at 5:07 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It’s a good thing we have SpaceX, …

Robotics

Saturn's enigmatic, twice-the-size-of-Earth hexagon hurricane, captured in technicolor video - ExtremeTech

Saturn’s enigmatic, twice-the-size-of-Earth hexagon hurricane, captured in technicolor video<p>By on December 5, 2013 at 1:04 pm<p>This site may earn …

Astronomy

Next generation USB connector will finally be reversible

The group of companies promoting the USB 3.0 standard announced a new generation USB connector is in the works with a target of finalization set for mid-2014. Called USB Type-C, this new type of connector should allow manufacturers to create thinner designs, will improve usability, and will be …

USB Type-C

Rumor: Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 3 Lite and three other Galaxy handsets coming in Q1 2014

A new report from South Korea says that Samsung may launch as many as five new Galaxy devices in the first quarter of next year, including the upcoming Galaxy S5 flagship.<p>Other devices may include the recently rumored Galaxy Note 3 Lite, a cheaper Galaxy Note 3 version, and a Galaxy Grand 2 Lite …

Phones

Samsung testing new metal mesh display panels for use in tablets

Back in November Samsung’s CEO JK Shin revealed that their long-term goal was to dethrone Apple in the tablet market and become the “most beloved” company in the world. In order to accomplish this feat, Samsung is obviously going to have to step up its game a little.<p>So how will Samsung’s tablet …

Clean Energy

Washington Post: 5 billion cellphone location records collected daily by the NSA

In addition to monitoring various types of digital communication, the National Security Agency (NSA) is also collecting large amounts of data on cellphone location.<p>Based on information received from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, the <i>Washington Post</i> reveals that the agency collects as many as …

Surveillance

Asus Padfone Mini coming next week

Asus will debut a smaller, less powerful version of its smartphone/tablet hybrid Padfone next week in Taiwan. The smartphone portion of the device called the Padfone Mini recently appeared on a listing on the Global Certification Forum, confirming the device’s existence. Shortly after the listing …

Mobile Technology