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New Samsung Galaxy Pro Ad Ridicules iPad, Surface and Kindle

It sure is easy to give Samsung a hard time with all their copying ways, but you have to give their marketing team credit for hilarious ads that poke …

U.S. bitcoin lawsuit over Mt. Gox losses names Mizuho as defendant

One of Japan's largest lenders, Mizuho Bank Ltd, has become ensnared in the U.S. legal fallout from the collapse Mt. Gox, the leading bitcoin …

Customers

Japan's Mizuho in U.S., Canada suits over Mt. Gox bitcoin losses

(Reuters) - Mizuho Bank, one of Japan’s largest lenders, has became ensnared in North American legal fallout from Mt. Gox, once the world’s biggest bitcoin exchange, which collapsed last month after losing nearly half a billion dollars worth of customers’ digital currency.<p>Some of Bitcoin enthusiast …

We review one of the most user flexible chassis ever in HWC history. This is the Case Labs Mercury S5. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWqzQyjJ_Ko

Emerging With Credit From The VGX Awards: 'No Man's Sky' Previewed

My colleague Paul Tassi has written a piece on the strange beast that is the VGX (né VGA) awards, and why it never quite seems to work out as intended. However, beyond the awkward set-pieces and host Joel McHale’s convincing impression of a man doing multiplication tables in his head, the show did …

Tom Clancy's The Division - Snowdrop Next-Gen Engine - IGN Video

The Snowdrop is the new tech behind Ubisoft's upcoming shooter. Now this really is next-gen.

MP's Heart-Rending Song Will Change How You Look At Canada (VIDEO)

Canadians like to think that the expansion into the West was more civilized here than in the United States -- this song will change that.<p>In "Four …

Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov devised a clever way to bring us closer to the tiny world of snowflakes -- the end results are breathtaking: http://huff.to/1avPjae Photo: Alexey Kljatov

There’s a Naturally Occurring Nuclear Fission Reactor in West Africa

In May 1972 in a uranium enrichment plant in France, scientists examining ore from a mine in Gabon, West Africa, discovered that a natural nuclear …

Neutrons

Wireless code gives customers new rights

Cellphone customers get caps on their excess data and roaming fees and other new rights, under the CRTC's new Wireless Code of Conduct.<p>The code, …

Telecoms

Sid Meier’s Civilization V: Gold Edition on Sale for $12.50, 74% Off [Deals]

If you’re a strategy game fan, then you’ll want to check out Sid Meier’s Civilization V: Gold Edition for Mac/PC in our <i>Deals Store</i>, as it’s on sale …

Here's How to Win Connect Four Every Time

Connect Four might be a game that triggers childhood flashbacks, but it's not simple stuff. In fact, Numberphile reports that there are more than 4 …

Watch America's new missile defense system destroying an enemy fighter

You're seeing America's new ground-to-air missile defense system in action, destroying an enemy QF-4 Phantom fighter jet. In fact, it simultaneously …

Military Aircraft

WIND Mobile releases new $50/month plan

WIND Mobile is preparing to add another tier to their rate plans. According to an internal doc we received, WIND will add a $50/month plan on October …

40 Years Of U.S. Nutrition Data Is "Fatally Flawed" and "Physiologically Implausible"

Turns out people lie about how much garbage they eat. Even to the government.<p>A new study from researchers at the University of South Carolina took a closer look at the numbers from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, or NHANES. NHANES surveys Americans to find out what they've …

Here’s Why President Obama Vetoed ITC’s Ban On Apple Products In U.S.

On Saturday, President Obama stopped the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) from enforcing a ban on Apple’s products including the iPhone 4 …