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Now There’s A Google Glass Store

Just ahead of the arrival of its first redesign, Google Glass has an online shop. Not that you will be able to buy the glasses there, however, merely the accessories that go with it. And to that end, the site is only accessible to early adopters of the headset, that rare sub-species of <i>homo sapiens</i> …

Nexus 5 Launch Likely Coming Today, Here’s What We Know So Far

Google’s Nexus 5 is not a real thing yet, but at this point it’s a foregone conclusion; Google will update its Android reference smartphone, which comes with the clean stock version of its mobile operating system, and it’ll probably do it today. Which is why it makes perfect sense that the leaks …

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'Call Of Duty: Ghosts' Launches At The Center Of Xbox One Controversy

<i>Call of Duty</i> remains one of the most successful video game franchises, and most recognizable game brands, in the history of the medium.<p>The latest, <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>, launches on PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U, and PC this Tuesday. It launches ten days later on the PlayStation 4 and the following week on …

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Scientists want to annihilate asteroids using nuclear weapons

There's a devastating asteroid hurtling towards Earth, and humanity only has a few years to destroy it before it destroys us. Scientists around the world are looking for solutions to just that scenario, and some of them are channeling Bruce Willis to do it.<p>Experts have previously pondered the idea …

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Chris Hadfield: in space 'you recognise the unanimity of our existence'

It is a disorienting business, being in space, and most astronauts in the first days of orbit scan the Earth for reminders of home. The Russians look for their great lakes; the Americans for mountain ranges. For Chris Hadfield, the former commander of the International Space Station, it was Plank …

How to make your TV a touchscreen

The cutting-edge sensor technology that aims to take your big-screen experience to a whole new dimension for just $75.<p>Tablets and smartphones have made touchscreens the norm for many exploring the internet and controlling devices.<p>Could this work on a screen the size of your TV, though?<p>BBC Click’s …

New York City marathon returns one year after Hurricane Sandy cancellation

The New York City marathon will return on Sunday, one year after it was cancelled in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.<p>About 45,000 runners will participate in the race, which will see extra security in place following the bombings at the Boston marathon in April.<p>The New York course begins in Staten …

Student athletes need break from classes after concussion

After suffering a concussion, student athletes may need to take a break from the classroom as well as the field.<p>In a clinical report presented at the …