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The networked car is no longer just an idea; it will be mandated in future vehicles

Advertisement<p>28 Comments<p>For the last two years, automakers and the U.S. Department of Transportation have been investigating the idea of cars talking …

Vodka blamed for high death rates in Russia

<b>The high number of early deaths in Russia is mainly due to people drinking too much alcohol, particularly vodka, research suggests.</b><p>The study, in The Lancet, says 25% of Russian men die before they are 55, and most of the deaths are down to alcohol. The comparable UK figure is 7%.<p>Causes of death …

Microsoft's Xbox Team Caught Tweeting from Android Device

We laugh when celebrities promoting companies do so using a rival product — remember Oprah sending a tweet praising Microsoft’s Surface from her iPad, or BlackBerry’s one-time Creative Director Alicia Keys tweeting from an iPhone? — but what about when companies themselves do it?<p>The team behind …

January's Epidemic: 11 School Shootings in 19 Days

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>January 2014 is threatening to become the month when gun violence became a matter of routine in …

CMD+SPACE Creates Instant Dribbble Design Portfolio Sites

Dribbble is already a fantastic place to show off your graphic design projects on the Web, but if you’re looking to build a portfolio site with a little extra flair, CMD+SPACE is a new platform that’s worth digging into.<p>Created by Nvite co-founders Evan Dudla and Michael Dick, CMD+SPACE offers …

Why Commercial Drones Won’t Deliver Tacos Anytime Soon

Amazon scored one of the greatest tech PR coups in recent history when it got CBS to put its quadcopter-powered delivery service on air the day before Cyber Monday. Sadly, CBS pretty much ignored that this was a pretty unrealistic proposal for the time being, not in the least because commercial …

Top 10 biopics

10. Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould<p>This is the most radical of all biopics. It does exactly what it promises, breaking the Canadian pianist's intense and troubled life into concentrated fragments. Reassembly is left to the viewer. When he began working on the screenplay with Don McKellar, …

Game Controller Lets You Feel The Weight Of Virtual Objects

Closing soon on Kickstarter, the Reactive Grip tricks your muscles into thinking they're in more than just a game.<p>Controller feedback hasn't changed that much since the days of the Nintendo 64: something happens to your on-screen virtual avatar, and the controller rumbles in your hands to alert …

Where's The Best Of What's New?

<b>We're still adapting our Best of What's New pages from prior to 2014--thanks for your patience!</b><p><b>Until then, take a look at our 2014 BOWN winners.</b>

Discounted Moto X sells out in minutes, goes on sale again next week

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>After a Cyber Monday snafu, the Moto X went on sale again this morning at 9AM PT. But it appears that Motorola underestimated …

Bitcoin Fever Has Spawned 100+ Copycat Cryptocurrencies

Here’s undeniable proof that Bitcoin is on to something big: it’s inspired more than 140 copycats.<p>From AnonCoin to Zeuscoin, a veritable alphabet of cryptocurrency has popped up in the wake of Bitcoin’s mainstream success, mostly in the past two months. And while most of us think of ripoffs as just …

A Surgeon’s Review Of Google Glass In The Operating Room

Dr. Pierre Theodore of UC San Francisco has completed a three-month trial of using Google Glass during surgery.<p>For a little over three months now, Dr. Pierre Theodore, a cardiothoracic surgeon, has been using Google Glass in the operating room. Although he’s tapped the functionality during …

UPS researching delivery drones that could compete with Amazon's Prime Air

Flying parcel-carriers are the next logical frontier for delivery companies<p>Amazon made headlines Sunday night when it announced it was working on small drones that could someday deliver customers packages in half an hour or less. But the e-commerce giant isn’t the only company researching how to …

LG's G Flex is launching in Hong Kong and Singapore, its first markets outside Korea

LG officially announced its much-leaked and mysterious G Flex smartphone in October, and today the company revealed the bendable device will be sold in its first markets outside of Korea this month: beginning with Hong Kong and Singapore.<p>The G Flex — which includes a vertical curve and self-healing …

Malware jumps 'air gap' between non-networked devices

Computer scientists have developed malware capable of establishing communications between devices that don't have active network connections. The discovery threatens the perceived protection of the "air gap" that separates standalone devices.<p>Using the built-in microphones and speakers found on PCs, …

Mesh Network

Insanely lifelike Morgan Freeman portrait painted on an iPad

A talented artist can get a lot of mileage out of the various art apps available for the iPad, but we ain't never seen anything like this. Digital …

Art

Hands-on with the YotaPhone: the e-ink Android phone that nobody expected

There was a moment, back in 2012, when we had some quiet doubts about the YotaPhone. The first prototype was desirable, useful, and far beyond any kind of gimmick -- but it also seemed like it'd be hard to manufacture for a reasonable price, especially by a company that has never built a phone …

The Best Way To Grill Salmon

Never lose valuable protein to the flames again!<p>Even for well-seasoned outdoor cooks, grilling fish offers its challenges. Do you leave the skin on? When are you supposed to turn it? How much of it do you allow to fall through the grill grates before tossing your tongs and ordering a pizza?<p>Question …

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The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

A Gorgeous Flower Photograph and Our Weekly Wrap

Light Stalking is now one of the top online sources for photography information and community and we have a huge audience each month. We provide …

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