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GOP’s Will Hurd Re-Elected in Texas’ 23rd District

Democratic challenger and former Rep. Pete Gallego concedes<p>Republican Rep. Will Hurd has won a hard-fought rematch battle against Democrat Pete …

Playstation Vita hacked: Run emulators, homebrew, and more games on PSTV

If you've been hankering to run emulators, homebrew, and classic PC games on your PlayStation Vita, well, you're in luck, as the HENkaku hack now …

Nintendo is releasing a miniature NES with 30 built-in games

Launches in November for $59.99<p>Nintendo is bringing back the NES — only a little smaller.<p>Today the company announced what it's calling the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition. It looks just like a NES, only a lot tinier, and it comes with 30 games built in. You can connect it to your …

Insolent & Elegant Fashion Photography

Basé à Londres, le photographe de mode Nick Knight challenge constamment les notions conventionnelles de beauté et révolutionne celles de la …

Leaked images show Chinese electric supercar

There's a new wave of electric supercars coming, and the Chinese are poised to join the party next. According to <i>Autocar</i>, the Beijing Automotive Industry Corporation is set to reveal its super-EV at its home auto show later this month.<p>Depicted in these supposedly leaked images, BAIC's forthcoming …

Lady Gaga, Marc Jacobs Crush It at NYFW: Pictures

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Inside NASA’s Plan To Radically Redesign How We Fly

A new wave of aircraft design is emerging–and NASA is helping.<p>It’s probably been a long time since flying amazed you. Air travel tends to feel like an inconvenience these days–not a miracle of engineering. This is partially due to market forces and security theater. It’s also the fact that aircraft …

New Chinese Laser Weapon Stars On TV

An extreme solution to paparazzi drones<p>Laser weapons are not just the stuff of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, but also now a real technology of growing importance to war. On November 7, 2015, a CCTV newscast showed that China is making great progress in this new weapons area, showing images of a …

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The Makers of Furious 7's Skyscraper-Jumping Car Just Revealed a New Model

W Motors, famous for the $3.4 million Lykan Hypersport that Vin Diesel jumped through two buildings in Furious 7, introduces the Fenyr SuperSport.<p>Remember Dubai-based W Motors, the company behind that $3.4 million supercar that flew through some buildings in <i>Furious 7</i>? The self-proclaimed "first …

Self-destructing virus kills off PCs

<b>A computer virus that tries to avoid detection by making the machine it infects unusable has been found.</b><p>If Rombertik's evasion techniques are triggered, it deletes key files on a computer, making it constantly restart.<p>Analysts said Rombertik was "unique" among malware samples for resisting capture …

MTV Movie Awards: Amy Schumer's best jokes

Amy Schumer—comedian, star of Comedy Central’s <i>Inside Amy Schumer</i> and Judd Apatow’s upcoming <i>Trainwreck—</i>kicked off the MTV Movie Awards in true Amy …

Fox remaking 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' as two-hour TV special

<b>(The Hollywood Reporter) —</b> "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" is the latest musical getting the small-screen treatment.<p>Fox is developing a two-hour remake of the 1975 cult classic to be directed, executive-produced and choreographed by Kenneth Ortega ("High School Musical"). The project, tentatively …

Watch MotoGP, because Marc Marquez is its Senna

There's the chance you'll see something special happen at Circuit of the Americas today.<p>Abandon your yardwork, your sink fixing, your kid's baseball game. Put all that stuff on a shelf, put junior on your lap, and forget about it because you should really watch MotoGP this afternoon.<p>At a minimum, …

Samsung Gear Live Review

For what seems like forever, companies have been telling us that wearables are here to stay and trying to sell them to the public in all types of crazy forms but nothing has really stuck. We’ve seen everything from fitness bands to smartwatches but nobody has managed to convince us that we <i>need</i> to …

8 Easy Summer Recipes You'll Make Over and Over Again

<b>1. Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing</b><p>Believe or not, this salad will have you eating your vegetables (and, most surprisingly, your kale) with pleasure and abandon. Bright, bold flavors and textures abound: earthy kale; cool and crunchy carrots, bell peppers and red cabbage; toasted …

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GE integrates iBeacons in new LED lighting fixtures rolling out in Walmart & other retailers

Up until now most retailers have been deploying Apple’s iBeacon technology by purchasing small standalone Bluetooth beacons or using iPad terminals that act as beacons. Now, GE is introducing its next-generation LED light fixture that packs in a combo Bluetooth LE/Visual Light Communication chip …

FortyCloud unveils new security offering for companies operating in the cloud

FortyCloud claims its new security-as-a-service product will help companies hosting their networking in a public cloud add a layer of protection on …

At the Isle of Man TT, sidecar racers are the most fearless

Dexterity, faith, and madness.<p>The Isle of Man TT is about as crazy as it gets. Videos of superbikes whizzing through the quaint British Isle are enough to convey the idea that self-preservation isn't the first thing on the rider's minds. But even in this atmosphere of lunacy, there exists a …

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Three Mercedes Plug-In Hybrids On Sale By End Of 2015: S-Class, C-Class, ML-Class

The first wave of electric cars and plug-in hybrids has been largely centered on smaller vehicles, mostly from mass-market brands (Tesla …

Honda to power new Formula Lites open-wheel racing series

Open-wheel racing is almost always incredibly exciting to watch, whether it's the constant passing of the Indy 500 on an oval or the technological tour-de-force from Formula 1. However, both of those disciplines are essentially impossible for a normal person to enter. Of course, there are already …

A Fighter Jet for the Road: 2015 Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4

Say hello to the most practical, ridiculous Lambo a whole heap of money can buy.<p><b>On-Sale Date:</b> Now<p><b>Base Price (est.):</b> $245,000<p><b>Competitors:</b> Audi R8, McLaren 650S, Porsche 911 Turbo S<p><b>Powertrains:</b> 5.2-liter V-10, 602 hp, 413 lb-ft; seven-speed dual-clutch automatic, AWD<p><b>EPA Fuel Economy (city/hwy, mfr.</b> …

Xiaomi's 49-inch Android TV boasts 4K for just $640

The Mi Pad wasn't Xiaomi's only announcement today. Following the Chinese company's first smart TV from last September, today it has unveiled a slightly larger model with a nice surprise: 4K for just CN¥3,999 or about $640! Like its affordable predecessor, this 49-inch TV comes with built-in …

Can This App Replace Sleeping Pills?

We’ve all encountered apps capable of putting users to sleep, but that’s rarely their stated intention. Now one doctor has released a piece of software she claims will replace sleeping pills and help send insomniacs into a deep slumber.<p>Dr Kirstie Anderson, one of the UK’s foremost sleep experts, …

The Most Fabulous Houses Of 2014

Every year, the American Institute of Architects honors the best residential design in the U.S., recognizing, as the organization puts it, “good housing as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the human spirit, and a valuable national resource.”<p>Today, the organization announced its 2014 AIA Housing …

Watch SpaceX’s rocket float 3,280 feet above the cows — then smoothly land on the prairie

SpaceX’s latest reusable rocket test was a success — and a stunning one at that.<p>Elon Musk’s spacecraft company yesterday tested its Falcon 9 Reusable rocket, bringing it to an altitude of 3,280 feet (1,000 meters) before safely guiding it down to the Texas grasslands.<p>Even better, SpaceX filmed the …

Visualized: Curiosity rover takes us back to the surface of Mars

Been a while since you last took a trip to Mars? Once again, photographer Andrew Bodrov has stitched together the latest shots from the Curiosity rover so that you can spend a little time on another world. As before, the <i>360 Cities</i> controls aren't the most intuitive, but hey -- it's a lot cheaper …

Windows XP Declines To Die, Sheds Mere 1.5% Market Share In April

Massive worries about security? Check. Officially past its support date? Yep. More than a decade old in an industry that values youth not as a virtue, but as a weapon? Certainly. But akin to the diminutive animal, Windows XP doesn’t care.<p>The most recent data is plain: Windows XP retains market …

Wearable Robots on the Rise to Help Paraplegics Walk

Wearable robots that help paraplegics walk seem to be much more common these days. Just this week they helped paralyzed veterans cross the stage at a …

‘Star Wars’ Didn’t Change The Business Of Hollywood; ‘Empire Strikes Back' Did

Then <b>Jaws</b> (huge) and <b>Star Wars</b> (way huge) came along in the mid-late 70s, imbuing Hollywood with a renewed focus on entertainment spectacle that has, for the most part, dominated its practice since.<p><b>George Lucas</b>'s original <i>Star Wars</i> without doubt had a significant role in shifting the industrial …