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An 11-year-old is the most mature voice in L.A.'s cycling wars

All Matlock Grossman wants is a safe route to ride his bike.<p>That basic desire is why the 11-year-old boy gave a much-circulated speech about behavior at a Silverlake town hall meeting Monday night.<p>By chiding the town hall, Matty waded into a debate that has long been the province of adults …

Los Angeles

Tattoos to 3D printing: five inventions that will revolutionise healthcare

People know more about their car than their own health. With these technologies, that is about to change<p>Most people know they are sick or their health is at risk because of symptoms – pain, temperature, swelling, rash etc. These are the alarm bells that drive people to doctors. However, new …

Inventions

MIT Just Put Out One of The Year's Best Collections of Science Fiction

Science Fiction

Electric Bike Motor Comparison: Hub, Mid Drive, & Friction Drive

Here is a comparison of the different electric bike motor systems to help you determine which configuration is best for your riding needs. In this …

The Most Comfortable Outdoors Sleep System I've Found

By integrating the sleeping bag and sleeping pad into a single, cohesive unit, Big Agnes is able to offer a more spacious, more stable, more …

The Most Exciting New Science Fiction And Fantasy Books In November

Science Fiction

Canon’s new flagship EOS 7D Mark II DSLR w/ rapid 65-point autofocus starts shipping today

Canon’s latest version of its flagship Digital SLR camera is now available and starts shipping today. Set to take over for the EOS 7D, the new EOS 7D Mark II has received positive early reviews for its updated auto-focus system, burst capture functionality, durable magnesium alloy body and …

Lumo BodyTech Introduces The Lift: A Small, Stylish Wearable For Better Posture

Palo Alto-based Lumo BodyTech is revealing its second product today, the Lumo Lift. The Lift, like its original Lumo Back, is a device designed to enhance a user’s posture, but with a radically different take. The Lift is small and stylish, and is designed to be placed unobtrusively on the collar …

The Verge Holiday Gift Guide 2013

Sponsored product<p>Advertisement<p>Lincoln MKZ<p>For the Lincoln MKZ, designers took the notion of “elegant simplicity” as their point of departure – and arrived at a luxury sedan whose integration of lines and curves is stunning. Design cues become individual pieces of art, like the pedestal mirrors that …

The science and magic of jam-making | Andy Connelly

Commercial jams are the sickly sweet sisters of homemade jam, but a grasp of the science will help you get yours just right<p>The rule is, jam tomorrow and jam yesterday – but never jam today. <i>Lewis Carroll</i><p>Jam-making conjures up images of domestic idylls, an escape to the mountains to live on your …

'Comedians In Cars' Season 2 Trailer: Jerry Seinfeld Pulled Over by Police (Video)

The second season of the web series, featuring Sarah Silverman, Seth Meyers and David Letterman, will premiere on June 13.<p><b>Jerry Seinfeld</b> is back for …

Iridescent Skins Let You Just Tilt To Change Your iPhone's Color

If you're tired of the iPhone's boring black or white color options, but would also like to avoid a bulky case or letting Colorware have at it with …

Screen Protector

'Journey' Sweeps Game Developers Choice Awards: Some Alternative Winners

<i>Journey took home top honors at this year’s Game Developers Choice Awards. Here are some alternative picks.</i><p><i>Journey</i> swept the Game Developers Choice Awards last week, taking home six awards, including Game of the Year. While I loved the game, and was genuinely moved by my experience with it, I’m …