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Google dismisses rumors of Nexus demise

Google is putting to rest any speculation that it would be killing off its Nexus line of smartphones and tablets and replace them with a new program called "Android Silver."<p>"People just get excited by concepts and forget why we do things," Google executive Dave Burke told ReadWrite. "We are still …

The quality of your mobile connection could soon be linked to your phone bill

Imagine this scenario: You’re walking along having a video chat on your mobile phone with a friend, and you stumble into a dead zone in the network — …

Startup invents heartbeat-sensing wristband to store passwords, bitcoin

It was in the last few decades that researchers realized that the human heartbeat, no matter how fast or slow it's going, generates signals that are every bit as unique to an individual as a fingerprint or retina.<p>Now, a Toronto startup named Bionym is turning that insight into a novel kind of …

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken with Lemon Butter from Alex Hitz

It's a delicious riff on a classic dish that can be whipped up in no time flat. Just remember three basic steps. Alex Hitz shares this delicious chicken recipe.<p>To me, there's really nothing better than sautéed chicken in a pan sauce. Done right, it can make a merely capable cook look like a …

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5 Reasons Gamers Should Take Note of Nvidia's Tegra K1 SoC (list)

CES 2014 is winding down and GPU juggernaut – Nvidia was front and center to announce their newness as the show kicked off Sunday night. After …

GameFace Brings VR To Android

Virtual reality is the latest fad; the Oculus Rift is taking off and just had a major improvement with the Crystal Cove prototype. But that’s for the …

TEO Is The Future Of Padlocks, Unlocks with a Smartphone

Our devices rule our world and their invading our home. The Kickstarter campaign for TEO is one of those products. It’s the first key-less padlock …

Meet KEECKER, The Connected Robot Who Wants To Rule Your Home

The age of robots is upon us and KEECKER is an all-singing, all-dancing smart robot that’s supposed to redefine “the home entertainment and connected …

RoboCop Gets A Workout In A New Clip (video)

There are few movies that better define the ’80s, or rather ’80s excess, better than <i>RoboCop</i>. And, as such, everybody’s been wondering just how the …

The Pocket Drone Captures Beautiful Aerial Photos and Video

Taking aerial photos and video is a breeze when you have the Pocket Drone helping you! As the world’s first multicopter that’s powerful enough to …

LaCie FUEL Wireless Drive Expands Your iPad's Storage Space

Let’s face it, for some of us, the iPad just does not have enough storage. Especially if you’re using it as your primary computer, as more and more …

Parrot Introduces New Drones, Sumo and MiniDrone

Parrot is known for their Bluetooth products, but they’re transitioning into the drone market and revealed two new drones at CES earlier this month. …

The Vigo Alertness Tracker Will Make You Pay Attention

The modern era is full of distractions and things we have to deal with. We’re overworked, we don’t sleep enough, and we tend to rely on caffeine and …

The Tranquility Pod Provides Much Needed Rest And Relaxation

Power naps are hard to come by as an adult, but they don’t always have to be! The Tranquility Pod will provide you some much needed rest and …

Google Glass Gets Fashionable, Offers Prescription Lenses

Google really wants their new Google Glass connected eyewear to be for everyone – even fashion conscious users and those who have to wear …

The Estes Proto X Is The World's Tiniest Quadcopter

Drones are all the rage, these days, especially quadcopters. But not everyone has the space to put a full-fledged quadcopter up, or perhaps you’re …

The Olympus OM-D EM-10 Is A Speedy Mirrorless Camera

Mirrorless cameras are becoming increasingly popular among amateurs and even some professionals who prefer a slimmer form factor and don’t mind the …

Captain America The Winter Soldier Trailer (video)

Get ready Captain American fans! The sequel is coming soon! Check out the new trailer for <i>Captain America The Winter Soldier</i> trailer that features …

The Snore Activated Nudging Pillow Makes You Shift Sleeping Positions

I absolutely hate it when my husband snores and am constantly nudging him to alert him of his nighttime annoyance. But with the Snore Activated …

The 15 Hottest Games Coming 2014

This piece is already longer than it has any right to be. So lets make the intro akin to Bazooka Joe – short and sweet. These are the 15 most talked …

Written Reminder Alarm Clock Will Replace Post It Notes

Never use another yellow Post It note again when you have the Written Reminder Alarm Clock around! It’s great for jotting down your day’s …

The PillCam Will Make Middle Age Less Humiliating

As we age, there are many indiginities visited upon us for the sake of our longer-term health. Ask anybody who’s been told that they’re getting a …

The GateKeeper Chain Automatically Locks Your PC When You Leave Your Desk

We all do it. Constantly. We leave our desk, we lock our computer. We come back to our desk, we unlock our computer. Back and forth and back and …

Leatherman Hail Carabiner is Airplane Allowed

Leatherman undeniably makes great tools. But sometimes, you don’t really need a set of pliers or a pair of scissors, but rather a place to store your …

Renault Dreams Up Concept Car With Own Traffic-Spotting Drone (video)

Traffic updates via your in-car navigation system or smartphone is nothing new these days, but your own traffic-spotting drone is something to get …

The Iridium Go Satellite Hotspot Makes Sure You've Always Got WiFi

Getting WiFi in the woods is a tricky proposition. Cellular modems may not have the network to give you the Internet that you need, and white-space …

14 Common Computer Terms And What They Mean (list)

Is the above image confusing? We can’t blame you. When you look on the side of a computer’s box, there’s a lot of technical jargon. And more of us …