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​Sony's waterproof SmartWatch 3 is on sale now for $250

Maybe third time's the charm. Sony's first Android Wear device is smartwatch number three, and it's gone on sale today, priced at $250. There's no circular screen, but there <i>is</i> a healthy dose of IP68 waterproofing and a built-in GPS. Features like this could make the SmartWatch 3 arguably the most …

Nintendo's new 2DS designs are straight out of the '90s

Back in the nineties, Nintendo showed the world the future, and that future was translucent plastic and circuit boards. Both the Game Boy Pocket and Game Boy Color offered see-through casing, not to mention the Game Boy Advance a few years later, and kids everywhere loved them. Now, Nintendo's …

This Week's Essential Comics: 11/10/14

It's almost Wednesday and you know what that means, right? Seriously, you do know what that means, yeah? We'd hope so if you're on Comic Vine! Well, …

Hot Comics to Buy This Week: 11/10/14

New Thor, new witches, new Captain America, new Mask, new mobsters.<p>We all want the best of the best, so let us point out the hottest comics and …

Constantine Enters A Dark Alternate Reality In Our Exclusive Preview Of ‘Constantine’ #19

Constantine is currently trapped on Earth 2. Which wouldn’t be nearly as much of a problem if, uh, Earth 2 weren’t in the process of being ripped apart by Darkseid and his minions. And, of course, this is John Constantine, so that’s not the only problem he’s facing.<p>Constantine, of course, is a …

Ranking All Of Lou Ferrigno’s Hulk Appearances

Hugh Jackman has played Wolverine seven times, not too shabby by any means, but it still falls shy of the great Lou Ferrigno. The former bodybuilder has lent his talent to the Hulk in some form or another nine times. Between movies, live-action TV shows, and animation, Lou Ferrigno has been …

Microsoft launches its first selfie phone with Lumia branding

Microsoft today announced the new Lumia series smartphone – Microsoft Lumia 535. Introduced in single SIM and dual SIM configurations, the Lumia 535 …

Mobile Technology

Steve Wozniak calls Apple Watch a ‘luxury fitness band,’ says bigger iPhones are 3 years late

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has long been an unabashed believer that Cupertino should release a bigger iPhone. Around the time of the iPhone 5, he said Apple should have released two different models, one “regular” and one jumbo-size, to better compete with Android superphones<p>Now that the iPhone …

Smartwatches

DC's CONVERGENCE: Does it Remind Anyone Else of This?

Credit: DC Comics<p>The official announcement of DC’s <b>Convergence</b> this week brings to an end months of speculation about what (if anything) the rumored …

DC Comics

Rob Zombie’s Latest Bloody Horror Flick Might Have Been Inspired By X-Men Comics

I have mixed feelings about Rob Zombie’s <i>oeuvre</i> as a director – his <i>Halloween</i> movies were terrible, but his original stuff has a certain deranged spark. Well thankfully, Mr. Zombie’s latest project, entitled <i>31</i>, sounds like it’s going to have more in common with <i>The Devil’s Rejects</i> than <i>Halloween II</i>.<p>The …

Samsung brings Korea's elderly a new flip-phone with dual screens

Samsung's Master range of flip-phones for the elderly only launched in May, and already the company is ready with a follow-up. The new Master Dual's biggest new feature is, unsurprisingly, the addition of a 2.2-inch display above the clamshell that complements the 3-incher that's tucked inside. In …

Jawbone Up3 and Up Move, up close: Fitness meets fashion (photos)

Wearable Tech

Oculus CEO Says Consumer Virtual Reality Headset Only “Months” Away

A consumer version of the virtual reality headset Oculus Rift won’t be available for the holidays, but Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe says a version of the headset is “close” to being ready for retail sale.<p>While speaking at the Web Summit 2014 in Dublin on Tuesday, Iribe said the latest version of the …

A Halloween party where the costumes are 3D-printed (and a little hot)

Tokyo's FabCafe is a creator space dedicated to laser-cutting, 3D-printing and other things that give off the faint smell of burnt plastic and hardboard. It also just held its annual Halloween Party, but this year decided to add a new element: 3D-printed costumes. The "GRUE" projected accepted …

The iBox Nano 3D printer is almost as cheap as it is tiny

We've seen our share of 3D printers 'round these parts, but the iBox Nano could be one of the smallest yet. Its creators claim that the gizmo is not only the most diminutive resin printer, but also the most affordable in addition to being the word's quietest and lightest 3D printer to date. It …

HTC's new charger gets your One back in action 40 percent faster

Current HTC phones like the One M8 have solid battery life, but that won't do you much good if you're already running low on energy and need a top-up as soon as possible. That's where the company's upcoming Rapid Charger 2.0 might just come in handy. The wall adapter leans on Qualcomm's Quick …

The masters of comic book horror

Though horror comics aren't exactly new, their popularity is catching up with superheroes in a big way.<p>The success of "The Walking Dead" and IDW's recent "Locke and Key" has led more and more comics to scare.<p>CNN spoke to four masters of comic work: Mike Mignola (creator of "Hellboy" from both …

Williams’ And D’Israeli’s Ordinary #1 Is Free On ComiXology As First Collection Is Released

If you missed out on the critically lauded series <b>Ordinary</b> from Titan Comics when the first few single issues arrived in shops, the first collection …

Comic Book Review – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Ghostbusters #1

<b>Chris Cooper reviews the first issue of the TMNT and Ghostbusters crossover…</b><p><i>“When a new invention goes haywire, the Turtles are sent to a whole new</i> …

The Inhumans, a primer: What to know about the Marvel movies' oddest new superheroes.

Marvel Studios announced its superhero plans for 2016 and beyond in a splashy media event Tuesday, and even casual fans have plenty to get excited …

Breaking the chains of misogyny with Wonder Woman and Sensation Comics

<i>Each week, Big Issues focuses on newly released comic books of significance. This week, they are</i> Wonder Woman <i>#35, written by Brian Azzarello with art</i> …

10 Comic Book Heroes Who Should Have Their Own Damn Movie Franchises By Now

Marvel<p>Folks, we are witnessing a full-on comic book movie overload.<p>We’ve already seen movies for Iron Man, Thor, Hulk, Captain America, Avengers, and …

Captain Marvel Comic Writer Kelly Sue Deconnick Was 'Gobsmacked' by the Movie Announcement

Also hear what Captain Marvel is up to in the comics.<p>With Marvel Studios announcing that Captain Marvel will be getting her own movie in 2018, we …

What Futurists Think Of HP’s Bold And Weird New PC

The creators of three of the freakiest, most futuristic computer interfaces we’ve ever seen weigh in on the HP Sprout.<p>This week, HP announced the Sprout, its bold attempt to reinvent what it means to work on the PC. Forget a mouse and keyboard. You control the Sprout by sliding your hands across an …

Crazy new MegaBots Kickstarter campaign wants to create giant combat robots

Here's a Kickstarter project all fans of massive machines tearing each other to pieces can get behind. A dedicated team of engineers, scientists, …

Smart cocktail shaker teaches you to mix the perfect drink

The B4RM4N is a smart cocktail shaker and app combo that incorporates sensors so that you mix a perfect cocktail, every time.<p>Do your martinis turn into martinopes and your gin fizzes into gin fizzers? You might need a little help in the bar department -- and the B4RM4N, as annoying as its name is …

Recipes

Kodak's new action cam offers 360-degree views of your stunts

Kodak has already thrown its hat into the action cam fray, but its new gadget offers a much wider view of the goings-on. The company's PIXPRO SP360 effort captures footage with 360-degree views in full HD (1080p), which it says is capable of creating "fully immersive images" without having to …

HP teamed up with a fashion designer to make a stunning smartwatch

As beautiful as the look of the Moto 360 is, there are people who would prefer something that's styled more like a traditional watch. For this, the MB Chronowing, created by fashion designer Michael Bastian and engineered by HP, could be the perfect solution. The new wearable, which will be …

Code Black Drone with HD Camera | Cult of Mac Deals

Details & Requirements<p>Material: plastic, alloy<br>• Channels: 4<br>• Battery: 3.7V 380 mAh<br>• Remote control battery: 4 x AAA (not included)<br>• Main rotor diameter: 2.17"/ 55 mm<br>• Recommended ages: 14+<br>• Flight time: 7 mins<br>• Charging time: 30 - 40 minutes<br>• Frequency: 2.4GHz<br>• Camera: 2.0MP, HD 720p (1280×720), records onto micro …

Drones

First look at the Microsoft Band: A health tracker on steroids

Advertisement<p>23 Comments<p>Credit: Kevin C. Tofel<p>I’m such a sucker for cross-platform devices and fitness trackers. So of course, I ran out to my local …