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Infographic: How Many Lines Of Code Is Your Favorite App?

A military drone has 3.5 million lines of code inside. That’s roughly three times as many as we find in bacteria, meaning that mankind has, at least by one metric, constructed semi-autonomous machinery more complex than life itself.<p>It’s a fascinating topic to ponder, but even those of us who don’t …

Urinal videogame company raises £250k through crowdfunding

Captive Media‘s “play as you pee” device, designed for pub and restaurant toilets, allows men to control the games using their “stream.”<p>The …

Introducing SafeSource, A New Way To Send Forbes Anonymous Tips And Documents

For the majority of Forbes’ 96 years in the media business, scoops often arrived in anonymous brown envelopes dropped on reporters’ desks. Today, they more frequently come in email attachments sent to our inboxes–a more convenient, instantaneous, and responsive form of communication that’s also …

The 13 Dos And Don'ts Of Job Searching While You're Still Employed

Ready for a new job? Most career experts would tell you to start looking while you’re still employed. But when you do—you must tread carefully.<p>“When you’re working, your professional network is working for you because you’re constantly interacting with your industry contacts,” says Andy Teach, a …

iPhone 5S vs Galaxy S4 | Trusted Reviews

The iPhone 5S is Apple’s newfor 2013. It looks a lot like the iPhone 5, but there’s a lot of new stuff going on under the shell – and a bit on its …

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AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights

Until recently, bipedal robots have sometimes had to take interesting approaches to imitate human walking because they lack our first points of contact with the road: heels and toes. The latest breakthrough from Texas A&M's Amber Lab robotics team may have fixed that, though. An approximation of …

Microsoft Testing Google Glass Rival; Could It Be Fortaleza For Xbox One?

According to <b>The Wall Street Journal</b>, a source "familiar with the matter" claims that Microsoft is testing prototypes of a web-connected Google Glass …

Why the wallet-free world is closer than you think

In the near future, we could be paying for everything – from a movie ticket to our morning coffee – with phones and apps, if plans by PayPal are successful.<p>Imagine a world where you could leave home without a wallet – and still spend money. You would be able to go shopping, catch a movie or grab …

NASA shoots lasers at the moon, sets new data transmission record

Lasers are indisputably awesome, and NASA just made them a little more so by zapping a record-breaking 622 Mb of data per second between the moon and earth as a part of its Lunar Laser Communications Demonstration (LLCD). Pulsed laser beams were shot from ground control at the White Sands Test …

Call yourself a hacker? Your computer could be seized without warning

Describing yourself as a "hacker" – in the sense of someone who messes around with computer code – could lead to your computer being seized without warning.<p>A US government contractor, Battelle Energy Alliance, has used the fear of criminal hackers to obtain a court order to seize the computer of an …

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iPad mini 2 Retina display vs Google Nexus 7 2 | Trusted Reviews

Which small tablet is best?<p>The iPad mini 2 Retina and Google Nexus 7 2 are the best small tablets in the world right now. They set the standard for …

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As much as you want that paycheck, think long and hard before signing on the dotted line. 5 signs you should run from an interview and never look back: http://onforb.es/1aFTikQ

When the clocks go back this weekend, you can get an extra hour's sleep. Or you could use the bonus 60 minutes to boost your bank balance. http://gu.com/p/3jzab Photograph: Paul Hackett/Reuters

Five Ways To Avoid The Top Money Scams

Americans lose some $50 billion from swindlers peddling products every year. Many of these frauds could be avoided if more of us cast a skeptical eye on <i>how</i> the products are being offered.<p>I recently received a series of emails from a reader describing one of the most convoluted and troubling stories …

Faster-Than-Light Drive

Instead of using rockets or thrusters, a craft equipped with warp drive would move by distorting space.<p>The warp drive proposed by Miguel Alcubierre would achieve faster-than-light speeds by distorting space-time. The device would generate a field of negative energy that would squeeze or stretch …

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New galaxy 'most distant' yet discovered

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1022000/1022239_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534422823_b30df7ae5a21114fcd00c90d3bbf85f3<p><b>An international team of astronomers has detected the most distant galaxy yet.</b><p>The galaxy is about 30 billion light-years away and is …

An A-Z of modern office jargon. http://gu.com/p/3jmyb/fb Drill down into this guide and you could be talking like a boardroom legend by end of play. Massive yield! Photograph: Alamy/Guardian montage

Gene Machine

A pipe that copies DNA using the heat of a lightbulb.<p>Biology's equivalent of an office copier is a PCR machine. PCR, short for polymerase chain reaction, is now a staple in crime-scene forensics, heredity tests, and organism hijacking. It's a mind-boggling feat. Among billions of base pairs that …

Samsung extends warranties of failing Galaxy devices after Chinese TV report

Chinese state media is becoming quite the consumer advocate. Earlier this week, a bit on national TV berated Samsung over certain Galaxy S III and Note II handsets afflicted with the "sudden death" bug, as it has been called. While a firmware fix promised to cure some devices, the root cause …

Xbox One Kinect shrinks minimum distance requirement to 4.6 feet

Microsoft said it improved Kinect on the Xbox One, and now a leaked setup manual indicates how little space it requires to operate. The PDF NeoGAF spotted notes that a minimum 1.4 meters (just over 4.5-feet) between the user and Microsoft's new do-all sensor is all that's required. For those of us …

'Grand Theft Auto V for PC' torrent scam hits thousands of gamers

Life in Los Santos is never predictable – on the streets of Grand Theft Auto V's crime-ridden cityscape, there is always some underworld villain looking to bring you down. This week, however, the criminal activity seeped out of the virtual world into the real one. On Monday, PC news site WCCFTech …

A White House Staffer Has Been Busted For Being A Secret Twitter Troll

NatSecWonk was, until a day or so ago, an anonymous Twitter account simultaneously beloved and feared in the national security community. It was simultaneously bracing and more than a little douchey, as likely to call people ugly as it was to make a pretty good point about Washington navel gazing. …

PS4 vs Xbox One: Which console is the best? | Trusted Reviews

<b>Xbox One vs PS4: We examine Microsoft and Sony’s consoles and see how the price, specs, features, games, accessories and more compare to see which</b> …

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Five things Netflix is going to disrupt next

Netflix (s NFLX) has made binge viewing mainstream, and demonstrated that you don’t need to be a traditional TV networks to make great TV shows. But …

Men Sleep Naked and Other Useful Stuff Jawbone Up Can Tell Us

Women sleep on their sides more often then men do, men are twice as likely to sleep naked, and most of us are guilty of bringing our mobile phones …

20 Greatest World Cup Goals

This article explores the 20 greatest World Cup goals in history. There are many pieces out there that present the most wondrous goals on a purely aesthetic basis, based on technique, finesse, power or unpredictability.<p>This editorial doesn’t ignore the beauty of a moment or the sheer delight of a …

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