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China’s plans to cut coal pollution will unleash another environmental catastrophe instead

Think China’s coal-fired power plants are dirty? You haven’t seen anything yet.<p>The country plans to build up to 40 massive projects to convert coal to synthetic natural gas (SNG), a process that would dramatically increase China’s greenhouse emissions, and emit huge volumes of toxins while …

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What Lurks Beneath The Earth's Surface

Recently there has been an eruption of revelations from below the surface of the Earth: Major aquifers beneath Kenya and a vast volcano deep in the Pacific Ocean. In just the past six months, there have been reports of new oilfield discoveries in Canada, Colombia, Israel and other spots.<p>Inner Earth …

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PC gaming's future is no longer tied to Microsoft

First there was SteamOS, a Linux-based operating system whose open design aims to spur innovation. Then there were Steam Machines, a range of …

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Is iOS 7 making you seasick? Here’s how to turn off the parallax effect.

Advertisement<p>40 Comments<p>As people upgrade their old iPhones(s aapl) to iOS 7 — or get new handsets running Apple’s latest software — some are …

Pop Desk | By Native Union

POP Desk is an original retro handset by Native Union, the same guys behind the very popular POP phone. The cool accessory turns your iPhone into a …

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Philips M1x-dj

The new Philips M1X-DJ portable sound system is an iPad dock and mixing decks in one. It links an iPad with the djay 2 app, and provides both sound …

Finally, A Decent Smartphone Controlled Vibrator

Meet the Clicktorix, a $85 smartphone controlled vibrator. The intensity is controlled via a free app, which also provides an estimated time till …

What IEDs and armored vehicles have to do with the future of television

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>A few years ago, Mark Buff was chipping away at a matter of life and death. For his PhD at North Carolina State University, he …

Microsoft now wants to buy your iPhone for at least $200

After offering at least $200 for an iPad, Microsoft is now looking to buy iPhones for the same price or more. The company's latest promotion at its Microsoft Stores, which was previously rumored, will run until November 3rd and allow visitors to trade-in an iPhone 4S or iPhone 5 for a minimum of …

Google introduces the biggest algorithm change in three years

New 'Hummingbird' algorithm will make core search better at answering longer, more complex and spoken queries<p>Marking Google's 15th birthday, Hummingbird is the biggest change to the inner workings of the world's most popular search engine since Google's "Caffeine" update in 2010, which sped up …

Microsoft received over 37,000 requests for user data during the first six months of 2013

Microsoft received 37,196 global requests for user data from law enforcement agencies during the first six months of 2013. The company revealed the figure today in its second Law Enforcement Requests Report. (Its first came in March.) The requests, which factor in all Microsoft services including …

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Hawaii volcano eruption sends ash in air<p>At least 2 dead in school bus crash<p>Rain, flooding pound the East Coast<p>High school student in good condition …

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