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Decrypting the most mysterious book in the world

Around two-thirds of the way into the aged vellum pages of the Voynich manuscript, you'll find a line drawing of a bath. A pipe leads into it, another pipe leads away. Inside the bath, knee-deep in a green liquid, squat 16 naked women. Over the page, more naked women stand in the openings of ornate …

To create the 'ultimate open world' two ex-Ubisoft devs are scanning the planet

Would the thrill of surviving in a post-catastrophic video game world be more thrilling, more real, if it was your city, your street and your home at stake? Would it be more fun to explore if you were given the chance to climb the Matterhorn or safari in the Serengeti? The creators of the …

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The Forest - First Gameplay Trailer

T-Mobile buys Verizon wireless spectrum in $3.3 billion deal

The carrier will pay its rival nearly $2.37 billion and give it spectrum worth $950 million for some valuable low-frequency bands to help build its LTE network.<p>T-Mobile has signed a deal to buy blocks of 700MHz radio-frequency spectrum from Verizon Wireless for nearly $2.37 billion and to give up …

Google joins with GM, Honda, Audi for Android-powered cars

An expected auto alliance backing Google's OS is unexpectedly broad with the arrival of the world's largest carmaker. The first Android vehicles will arrive this year.<p>Google has launched a partnership with carmakers General Motors, Audi, Honda, and Hyundai, as well as with chipmaker Nvidia, to …

Samsung turns its attention to your home at CES this week

Smart Home aims to connect all your devices, appliances with a single app and a new protocol<p>Samsung has long been entrenched in the smartphone and …

Deal: eBay offers the Nexus 10 32GB for $399, with $100 gift card bonus

Gadget maniacs have an extra reason to be thankful today, with many electronics retailers already cutting prices on everything from smartphone cases to widescreen TVs. If you’re shopping for an Android tablet, you can’t go wrong with the Nexus 10, and eBay has a pretty sweet deal on the device.<p>The …

Samsung's Android-powered Galaxy NX camera available in the US today from $1,600

Samsung's Android-powered interchangeable-lens camera is clearly positioned as a niche device, due in no small part to its sky-high $1,600 body-only price tag, but deep-pocketed early adopters can pick up a Galaxy NX at US retailers beginning today. The 20.3-megapixel ILC has a 1.6GHz quad-core …

Pioneer's CDJ900NXS brings new performance features to its slightly less pricey DJ deck

If your raison d'être is eat, sleep, rave, repeat, then you might want to cop a look at Pioneer's new CDJ900NXS. Much like the CDJ2000nexus was to its predecessor, the new deck is just a CDJ900 after a tickle with the feature brush, rather than a full overhaul. No bad thing though, as the original …

Aacorn app anticipates what kids want to say

A new app out of Australia enables kids with speech impairments or developmental delays to convey their thoughts more quickly and easily.<p>For kids, getting parents to understand what they're thinking or feeling can be a challenge all on its own. But having additional speech impairments or …

Google Chrome Experiment takes you on a journey through Middle Earth

Ever wonder what it would be like to get a closer, deeper look at Middle Earth beyond just what we can see in the movies or the basic maps that can be found in the books? That’s exactly what Google’s latest Chrome experiment is all about.<p>This unique experiment basically is an interactive map of the …

Galaxy S5 specs and features imagined in concept video

There are many interesting Android handsets in stores already, but that doesn’t mean we’ll stop daydreaming about future flagship devices from leading Android device makers, including the upcoming Galaxy S5.<p>We’re still relatively far away from the Galaxy S5’s launch, but the first rumors are …