Nathan Burnett

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Here's How Others Can Easily Snoop On Your Cell Phone

Many customers have reacted angrily in recent months to security breaches from Target and other retailers which have suffered hacking attacks that revealed details on millions of people.<p>Yet many do not realize how much information their phones share about them every minute, not just to cell …

Space Elevators Are 'Possible' Says New Study

If we told you about a plan to build an elevator to space, you'd probably assume it was either an idea from science fiction, or else just something …

inWatch One Smartwatch With Built in GSM And Custom Android UI Launches

A new smartwatch has been unveiled this week in the form of the Chinese inWatch One Smartwatch which is ben added to the ever growing list of smart …

Researchers exploring twisted magnetic fields for miniature hard drives

Bet you wouldn't have guessed that the answer to more efficient storage might exist in a Chubby Checker song. Yep, by doing the twist, scientists are thinking it'll be possible to store up to 20 times more data in the same space, which could lead to much smaller (or vastly more spacious) hard …

NYC Startup KeyMe Releases An App That Promises You’ll Never Get Locked Out Again

Iris and fingerprint scanning may be the future of locksmithing, but when it comes to keys, most of us are still using the good old-fashioned brass sort. And that means the occasional lock out.<p>New York based start-up KeyMe is hoping to solve that problem by creating a secure, cloud-based keychain …

ASUS Reveals ROG TYTAN G70

Every year’s a new console year for computer gamers. Technology advances so fast that computer gamers looking to stay up on the latest and greatest …

Futuristic iWatch Concept

Continuing the current trend of wearable technology, check out this stylish and futuristic iWatch concept designed by James Ivaldi. This sleek watch would feature two separate screens, one being a touch screen for the user's music, contacts, and apps and another that would simply display the time. …

Wearable Tech

Tentative Samsung smartwatch design unearthed in Korean patents

While Samsung hasn't been shy about its desire to build a new smartwatch, we've had few clues as to what that wristwear could look like. However, <i>Moveplayer</i> has uncovered a trio of Korean design patents that, combined, could represent a design template. Registered between March and May, the patents …

Samsung reportedly crafting 10- and 12.2-inch tablets with 2,560 x 1,600 displays

Samsung already has tablets on the market bearing almost any display size that might interest you. If a tweet from @evleaks is to be believed, Sammy has yet more slates in the pipeline, including its biggest one yet. Allegedly, the unannounced SM-P900 tablet carries a 12.2-inch, 2,560 x 1,600 …

Autographer wearable camera launches tomorrow for £400, we go hands-off

It's been a long time coming, close to a year, but OMG Life's clippable, er, lanyard-able life-logging camera will be available to buy tomorrow. The Autographer launches in the UK (where the company's based) and most major European countries on July 30th, priced at a rather prohibitive £400 (we're …

When 'Smart Homes' Get Hacked: I Haunted A Complete Stranger's House Via The Internet

“I can see all of the devices in your home and I think I can control them,” I said to Thomas Hatley, a complete stranger in Oregon who I had rudely awoken with an early phone call on a Thursday morning.<p>He and his wife were still in bed. Expressing surprise, he asked me to try to turn the master …

Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP has sold over 1.5 million units

Experimental pixelated adventure Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP has sold over 1.5 million units since it launched on iPad in March 2011, …

Why next-gen horsepower needs to power AI, not scripted spectacle

It’s a tragic fact of video games that some of the most important, coolest, most game-improving stuff in them is also the least superficially sexy …

Nextgen

RadarPlays - Megaman 2

In the year 200X, a video named RadarPlays Retro was created. Hoping to bring joy and entertainment to all, Henry, Greg, and Ryan set out on a …

Mega Man

With The ASUS G750JX, Is The Hunt For The Perfect Gaming Laptop Finally Over?

There is one common, unfortunate theme when it comes to laptops — something I’ve dubbed “almost perfect” syndrome. Whether it’s genius design marred by a sub-par display or a powerful desktop replacement dragged down by unappealing aesthetics, that one niggling problem consistently rears its ugly …

How The Last of Us' comic influenced the game

<i>[Editor's note: This post contains spoilers for The Last of Us. Ones about the ending, specifically.]</i><p>The Last of Us' director Neil Druckmann revealed …

This magic T-shirt can make you attractive to women

This Week in Science, we've got amazing breakthroughs in cloning, the culinary arts, astrophysics, and even some scary evidence that our phone …

Geoscience

USC finds that D-Wave's quantum computer is real, maybe

D-Wave has had little trouble lining up customers for its quantum computer, but questions have persisted as to whether or not the machine is performing quantum math in the first place. University of Southern California researchers have tested Lockheed Martin's unit to help settle that debate, and …

Rolocule turns your iPhone and Apple TV into a Wii-style gaming system (video)

If you've ever wanted to hurl your iPhone through your TV while enthusiastically playing tennis, now's your chance. This week, Rolocule Games launched an iOS app -- Motion Tennis -- that turns your Apple TV into a Wii-esque gaming console. To connect devices to Apple TVs, the game relies on AirPlay …

iPhone 5S review

<b>Update:</b> Not ready for the newer, larger and faster iPhone 7? We're still up to date on the best iPhone 5S deals and have our iPhone 5S review …

Mobile Technology

This week's hottest reviews on TechRadar

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is so big that its gravitational field can be detected from as far away as the crab nebula. Dust particles less than 6 inches …

Consumer Tech

The PS4 was Originally $499?

To many of us, when Sony announced that the PS4 would cost $399, it was a sign that the company learned its lesson with the PS3’s horrendous launch. …

Doctor Who-style blue phoneboxes to become Wi-Fi hubs in Leeds

In one city in the UK, phoneboxes will once again become more than unofficial public urination stations with several in Leeds being restored and …

Die Hard