Phillip Lindsey

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Should Apple ditch the iPod?

For the moment, the Apple doom-mongers have been silenced by another record quarter. But there’s one area where things are down, and still dropping. It’s the iPod division, and it’s the closest thing Apple has to a dead man walking.<p>Sales of the music player continue to plummet as more people buy …

Canadians Will Get a Taco Bell Breakfast Menu If and Only If They Take Justin Bieber Back

Yesterday, Taco Bell rolled out its highly anticipated breakfast menu and, naturally, the chain’s president, Brian Niccol, took to Reddit to host an …

The Simpsons LEGO Minifigs Are Here

The official LEGO Simpsons minifigures we’ve been waiting for are here and they’re so much better than we could have even imagined. The collection …

NASA's Spitzer telescope completes 360-degree panorama of the Milky Way

NASA's Spitzer telescope has helped researchers catch two galaxies merging, and now it's created the clearest panorama of our Milky Way galaxy. The telescope took over 2 million infrared snapshots of our galaxy over the course of a decade, and with the help of GLIMPSE mapping data, researchers were …

Opinion: When will iOS evolve beyond the static grid homescreen?

Now that we’ve had our first look at at least an early take on iOS 8, what stands out most to me is how little the basic appearance of the iOS homescreen has changed over the years. On the left is iOS 1, on the right the recently-leaked iOS 8 homescreen.<p>Seven years apart, yet still essentially …

iPhone 6 Will Include Temperature, Humidity And Pressure Sensors [Rumor]

According to a new report, the iPhone 6 will feature a range of new in-built sensors — including one for temperature, one for atmospheric pressure, and one for humidity.<p>The report comes for sources who spoke to Sun Chang Xu, news chief analyst at ESM-China, suggesting that Apple will include new …

Smartphone Charging Wallet Provides Users With Extra Battery Life On The Go

There’s no shortage of external battery packs, but the problem lies in the fact that they are bulky and every person may not prefer to carry an extra …

NYC Building Explosion 3.12.14 In Pictures

An avid night sky photographer proves the naysayers wrong with this "impossible" single-exposure image and video of the Milky Way and bright planet Venus rising over the light-polluted skies of Singapore. See it here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/siss

This newly-released observation of Saturn's second largest moon could be mistaken for our own moon hanging in the night sky: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/sj5n

Did Old Galaxies Grow Up Quicker Than New Ones?

Did some of the oldest galaxies grow up quickly? That’s an intriguing possibility raised by a research team that found “mature” galaxies some 12 …

What Is The Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation?

<i>The Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation is the afterglow of the Big Bang; one of the strongest lines of evidence we have that this event happened.</i> …

Astronomers Identify the Largest Yellow "Hypergiant" Star Known

A stellar monster lurks in heart of the Centaur.<p>A recent analysis of a star in the south hemisphere constellation of Centaurus has highlighted the …

Icy Moons through Cassini's Eyes

These raw, unprocessed images of Saturn's moons Enceladus, Janus and Dione were taken on March 27 and 28, 2012, by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.<p>Cassini …

Venus glory: Optical effect seen on our sister planet.

It’s not too often that I get to combine two of my true loves … like astronomy and weird optical effects.<p>My love of astronomy should be pretty …

Can we prevent a food breakdown?

As food supplies have tightened, a new geopolitics of food has emerged—a world in which the global competition for land and water is intensifying and …

Ambitious Eiffel Tower Renovation Turns the Aging Icon's 1st Floor into a Green Energy Powerhouse

French architecture studio Moatti- Rivière is renovating one of the world's most iconic landmarks, the Eiffel Tower. The project, which began in 2012 …

Folding Paper Microscope Costs Less Than $1 But Provides A 2,000x Magnification (video)

A folding paper microscope has been developed that costs less than a dollar to make and can be printed onto a sheet of paper which is then folded and …

10 of the Most Awesome Large Lego Sets in 2018 (UPDATED LIST)

In order to compile a list of the biggest and most challenging Lego sets, it was necessary to narrow down the criteria. First, the sets have to be …

Google buys an Android gaming platform, possibly with a set-top box in mind

Green Throttle Games was late to the Android gaming platform party, and paid the price for it -- the company effectively wound down at the end of 2013. However, its efforts may not have been in vain. Google has confirmed to <i>PandoDaily</i> that it has acquired key portions of Green Throttle's business, …

Tinder to Introduce Verified Accounts for lovelorn celebrities

It’s quite possibly the perfect example of the ‘first world problems‘ meme. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Tinder CEO Sean Rad revealed the mobile dating app would soon be updated with a verification program.<p>Why? Apparently, celebrities are being shot down on the service because most …

Apple might create a standalone iTunes Radio app for iOS 8

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>iTunes Radio already accounts for a considerable amount of streaming music since its debut in September, but Apple(s aapl) is …

How Lego Become The World's Hottest Toy Company

They will add to the already gigantic heap of Lego bits: 86 for every person on the planet. The toymaker has enjoyed ten years of spectacular growth, almost quadrupling its revenue.<p>In 2012 it overtook Hasbro to become the world's second-largest toymaker. The number one, Mattel, is now seeking to …

iOS 7.1 Arrives Bringing CarPlay Support, Visual Tweaks, Siri Improvements And More

Apple has just released iOS 7.1, the first major update for iOS 7 since its launch back in September. The update has been available to developers for some time now and brings a lot of small but interesting changes to Apple’s mobile OS, including continued visual tweaks of the all-new iOS 7 …

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What would make you abandon Earth for Mars forever?

Regardless of whether Mars One actually puts a team of astronauts on the Red Planet, over a thousand people are currently competing to be sent into space and never return. The short documentary "Mars One Way," made by Vita Bretis Films and Video West, will tell you why five of them want to make …

Self-Sufficient Sub-Biosphere 2 Can House 100 People Under the Sea

London designer Phil Pauley is a modern day Jules Verne who has spent the past 20 years designing an underwater city . For Pauley, Sub-Biosphere 2 is …

LEGO Minifig Goes on a Year Long Tour to Capture Photos of Grand Adventures

The LEGO Man minifig has a new occupation -- adventure photographer! Through the lens of UK based photographer Andrew Whyte, the LEGO Man went on a …