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Fitbit Force review: A tiny display makes a huge difference

The holidays are indeed one of the most wonderful times of the year, but they’re also one of least healthy. Thanksgiving roars in with stuffing and …

Want to reduce your cloud costs 70 percent? Here’s how

Colocation, which means buying your own hardware up front and running and managing it in a third-party site, is not usually seen as a cheaper …

Inmarsat begins Global Xpress rollout

<b>The rollout has begun for Britain's single biggest commercial space project.</b><p>The London-based Inmarsat company has launched the first spacecraft in what will be a new global telecommunications network for its on-the-move customers.<p>Inmarsat plans to launch up to three further spacecraft in its …

Cancel The Wake: The PC's Not Really Dead

Leading up to this current holiday season, the venerable PC has been laid to rest at the approximate age of 33. Alleged cause of death: an overdose of tablets.<p>Coincidentally, the holiday season marks the birth of someone else who died at age 33 and was said to be resurrected. Don’t be surprised if …

Mystery 'alien-like creature' seen in Bristol harbour

A strange glowing creature spotted floating in Bristol harbour has baffled biology experts<p>Experts were baffled after video footage emerged of a glowing “alien-like creature” swimming in Bristol harbour.<p>Stunned eyewitnesses filmed a mystery luminescent, tentacled being, which was flashing a variety …

Fruit-Crazed Monkeys Binge on 50 Varieties a Day

Researchers have found monkeys in South and Central America that mix more fruit into their daily diet than a Jamba Juice addict.<p>According to the BBC, …

How To Make Your Very Own Legal Drug [Video]

Mike Power, author of Drugs 2.0, explains how simple it was to create a legal high.<p>"You can ban drugs, but you can't ban chemistry," Mike Power, author of <i>Drugs 2.0</i>, explains in this talk at the HIT Hot Topics Conference. And he gives a personal, investigative story to prove it.<p>Governments can …