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FYI: What Would Happen If Every Element On The Periodic Table Came Into Contact Simultaneously?

There are two ways to go about testing this, neither of which are practical. One requires the energy of dozens of Large Hadron Colliders. The other could yield a cauldron-full of flaming plutonium. Both, however, would probably create carbon monoxide and a pile of rust and salts rather than a cool …

Circle September 10 on Your Calendar for Apple’s Big iPhone Event

Apple is expected to unveil its next iPhone at a special event on Sept. 10, sources told <b>AllThingsD</b>.<p>D: All Things Digital<p>The launch comes at an …

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Meet SpinMe, The iOS Alarm For People Who Suck At Waking Up

I’m not sure I can aptly explain just how absolutely terrible I am at getting up in the morning.<p>I know, I know. “BOO HOO, GARFIELD, EVERYONE HATES MORNINGS”.<p><i>No</i>. I don’t just <i>hate</i> getting out of bed. It’s more like I was genetically engineered to be part of a superhuman army of soldiers that are …

Google Launches Hangouts Messaging Service for iOS, Android and Web

Google has today announced Hangouts, a new messaging service that replaces the numerous Google services that currently help you have real-time conversations with other users, such as Google Talk, Google Voice and Google+ Hangouts.<p>It will launch on most major platforms later today, including iOS, …

Tiny, Juice-Packed PhoneSuit Flex Battery Now Available for iPhone 5

It’s not much bigger than a (large, fat) thumb — but this PhoneSuit Flex battery has more juice than all but the very, very largest iPhone battery cases. While it’s been available in 30-pin and Android/micro-USB flavors for months, it’s now also available for the iPhone 5.<p>The $70 Flex packs 2600 …

Review: Panic’s Status Board — the ultimate information dashboard for your iPad

The guys over at Panic Inc. have been teasing their new iPad app on their blog and Twitter all week, and today the app known as Status Board hits the App Store.<p>Panic was kind enough to allow us a preview of its app, and needless to say, we liked what we found.<p>The Oregon-based software company is …

Generic drug trade wins big after court refuses cancer medicine patent

Cheap versions of lifesaving drugs will keep on coming<p>The Supreme Court in India has left the door open for the generic drug trade to manufacture cheap versions of groundbreaking drugs. The court today rejected a patent application from Novartis, the world's second-largest drug manufacturer, for …

Twitter Announces “Twttr” — Will Start Charging $5 A Month If You Want To Tweet Using Vowels

Vowels aren’t really necessary in today’s digital age, are they? Twitter doesn’t think so, as it announced a new “two-tiered” service including its free model called “Twttr.” You can only tweet without vowels though. Want the vowels back? Pony up $5 a month. Seems like a pretty sweet deal to …