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Romelu Lukaku should explain his move to Everton, says José Mourinho

José Mourinho has indicated there was more to Romelu Lukaku's loan move to Everton than met the eye.<p>Chelsea are again struggling for strikers after discovering that Samuel Eto'o will be out for at least two weeks with a groin injury.<p>They will have to wait until the end of the season before Lukaku …

Chelsea's Samuel Eto'o punishes dozy keeper to set up win over Schalke

Chelsea will hope this constituted normal service being resumed. A team that had been shaken by its own complacency up at Newcastle United over the weekend recovered its momentum in emphatic fashion, their aggression and industry overcoming Schalke to gain breathing space at the top of the …

Smoke Photography Photoshop Tutorial

Although you may have learned to capture smoke photography, it often doesn’t really come to life until you make a few finishing touches in …

Pixelstick brings programmable fun to light painting

<b>Want to be more creative with your light painting? Pixelstick is a row of programmable LEDs used to display images and patterns in long exposure</b> …

Light Painting

Verizon 'Ellipsis' Android tablet and trademark leak out, hint at a new wireless effort

Serial product shot leaker @evleaks is showing off pics of a new tablet tonight, tagged as the Verizon Ellipsis 7, 2013. It looks like a standard 7-inch Android tablet, albeit with some overly heavy bezel action, but there's little else to go on regarding where it's from and how it may arrive. The …

Android KitKat could focus on cheaper phones and wearables

Android 4.4 KitKat isn't just an advertising coup. According to former <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reporter Amir Efrati, it will also be Google's latest attempt to make cheaper Android devices attainable, and prep the mobile OS for wearable computing.<p>Will KitKat take on Android fragmentation?<p>According to …

6 tech hurdles for Obamacare repair

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius described an Obamacare website pushed out too early and still wading through technical problems Wednesday even as she defended the site’s security and vowed to fix the mishaps.<p>The website never crashed, she said, and it has undergone significant …

Product Listing Suggests Retina iPad Mini Could Launch on November 21

A product listing for the Retina iPad mini with a release date of November 21 has appeared on Target.com, suggesting Apple's new tablet could make its debut on the Thursday before Thanksgiving. Thus far, Apple has not provided a prospective release date for its iPad mini with Retina Display, …

Expert Voices: Melanie Nutter, Director, City of San Francisco Department of the Environment

Changing Planet<p><i>In this post, Melanie Nutter argues that equitable access is key to San Francisco’s solar success.</i> “When you think of homeowners with solar panels, you probably don’t think of me,” stated Mardina Graham, a low-income senior living in Bayview-Hunter’s Point, one of San Francisco’s …

Pictures: Mirror Beams Light to Norwegian Town in Winter for First Time

Thanks to new big mirrors called heliostats, the town of Rjukan, Norway, west of Oslo, is getting sunlight beamed down to the square from surrounding mountains.

Dreams of the World: Eirik Solheim, and The Ever Advancing Technology of the Drone

Changing Planet<p><i>Dreams of the World: One Dream a Time. This post is the latest in the series Dreams of the World, which profiles interesting people Kike meets during his travels. Drones and Small Unmanned Aerial Systems Special Series.</i><p>¨Technology gives people around the world more knowledge, …

Leap Motion

Leap Motion’s technology is literally reminiscent of the computer interface portrayed in the 2002 science fiction movie Minority Report. The company’s $80 sensor and software package allows users to control computers with their hand motions, tracking the movements of all ten fingers down to one …

Inked

Allen Iverson on retirement: 'I don't regret anything'

PHILADELPHIA — Allen Iverson always thought this would be a tragic day.<p>Instead, he said, he is happy and at peace.<p>"The Answer" formally announced his retirement from the NBA on Wednesday during an occasionally emotional hour-long news conference on the Wells Fargo Center court, hours before the …

Heat vs. 76ers recap: Philadelphia beats Miami, puts basketball world into chaos

Tanking? We don't need no stinkin' tanking!<p>Analysts around the league may expect the Philadelphia 76ers to be one of the league's worst teams, but for at least one night, they're the kings of the NBA. Faced up against the defending champions in their season opener, the supposedly tanking Sixers …

Red Sox Win World Series

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Brings Lessons From Space Down To Earth

While floating weightless in the International Space Station last spring, Commander Chris Hadfield recorded his own version of David Bowie's "Space Oddity" — a video that's now been viewed more than 18 million times on YouTube. But when he wasn't busy being an Internet phenomenon, the Canadian …

Kakenya Ntaiya: Bringing Education to Kenya's Girls

She defied local tradition, got an education, and now crusades to bring the same opportunities to the girls of her homeland.<p><b>Kakenya Ntaiya, a pioneering education activist in Kenya and a National Geographic Emerging Explorer, is one of the Top 10 CNN Heroes for 2013, putting her in the running for</b> …