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Meet Volkswagen's new sports car for everyday life

The stylish four-door combines the space and practicality of a family car with the aggressive looks of a sports car.<p>"The Arteon combines the design elements of a classic sports car with the elegance and space of a fastback," Volkswagen head designer Klaus Bischoff said in a statement. "It's an …

Microsoft's Surface Ergonomic Keyboard makes typing a pleasure

If you spend most of your days typing at a desk, it's worth looking into an ergonomic keyboard. The traditional flat QWERTY keyboard design wasn't designed with comfort in mind, and really, why should you be forced to live with an input interface originally designed for typewriters in the 1870s? …

'Substantial evidence' the universe is a hologram

International team of researchers carry out observational tests of holographic cosmology.<p>Scientists have found 'evidence' that the universe is a …

Human-Pig Hybrid Created in the Lab—Here Are the Facts

Scientists hope the chimera embryos represent key steps toward life-saving lab-grown organs.<p>In a remarkable—if likely controversial—feat, scientists announced today that they have created the first successful human-animal hybrids. The project proves that human cells can be introduced into a …

Genetics

IGN Deals: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One Bundles, PlayStation Plus

Pre-order your Nintendo Switch here, due for release March 3rd 2017.<p>Facebook<p>Help us get to 2000 likes! Like our page to get the latest deals straight …

Call of Duty

Aiming For The Google Lunar XPrize, An Indian Startup Is On A Mission To The Moon

Millions of miles above earth, solar wind, gritty dust storms and radiation await a robot charged with exploring the moon.<br>When the mission, led by Indian startup TeamIndus and planned for launch on December 28 this year, lands on the moon, it will battle a hugely hostile environment, as it attempts …

This is Lenovo’s Windows Holographic VR headset

Lenovo just showed us its first VR headset, a prototype device that works with Microsoft’s Windows Holographic platform. Next to other tethered PC headsets like the Oculus Rift or the HTC Vive, it’s noticeably smaller and lighter — Lenovo says it’s targeting around 350g for the final product’s …

Photos: Top 20 new species of animals and plants of 2016

Many of these new species are already on the brink of extinction, threatened by poaching, illegal wildlife trade, habitat destruction and …

New Samsung Leak Reveals Big Galaxy S8 And Hints At Death Of Note Line

Following the Note 7 fiasco, Samsung needs the Galaxy S8 to be big, and according to a new leak from South Korean site Naver, the South Korean tech giant is doing just that — literally.<p>According to the report (in Korean, which I had a friend translate for me), the standard S8 will come in a 5-inch …

Phones

'Ok Google' now works in Android Auto

With its large icons and stripped back interface, Android Auto is a simpler, safer way to access music and maps in your car. It's also designed for voice, and finally Google has enabled "Okay Google" commands for everyone. That means you don't have to touch the screen, or your phone, to start …

Android News

Kid Cudi Checks Himself into Rehab for 'Depression and Suicidal Urges'

Kid Cudi announced on his Facebook Tuesday night that he had checked himself into rehab for “depression and suicidal urges.”<p>The 32-year-old rapper …

Google's New Phones Target Apple But They Could Hurt Samsung More

Google’s product launch on Tuesday was as much a jab at Apple’s iPhone as a sales pitch for its new Pixel phones, with executives from the Mountain …