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Invention Awards 2014: Charge Gadgets With Your Footsteps

Take a hike, earn an iPhone battery's worth of energy<p>Each thud of a hiker’s heel releases enough energy to illuminate a light bulb. Rather than waste that power, Matt Stanton, an engineer and avid backpacker, created a shoe insole that stores it as electricity. The device promises to be an …

Gear & Gadgets

Austin-Style Breakfast Tacos – Recipe

<i>Austin-Style Breakfast Tacos</i>I‘ve had the good fortune to travel to Austin a couple of times in the last year or so, and it is always good fun. Like …

Google Nexus 5 Review | Trusted Reviews

<i>Originally reviewed on November 2013</i><p><i>Check out Google’s latest flagship: Nexus 5X review</i><p>What is the Google Nexus 5?<p>Over the past few months It’s been …

Apple iPad Air goes on sale today in 42 countries, prices start at $499

Anyone in need a full-sized iPad that's lighter than last year's model can start hammering Apple's online store now. The new iPad Air is now on sale, marking Apple's biggest tablet launch yet. Starting with Australia, by the close of November 1st, it will have landed in 42 countries, and you know …

Lou Reed: 20 Essential Tracks

A look back at the legendary rocker's best moments from the Velvet Underground and beyond<p>After leaving the Velvet Underground in 1970, Lou Reed went …

Galaxy S4 Mini launching in US next month on AT&T, Sprint and Verizon - Pocket-lint

As expected, the Galaxy S4 Mini is finally making its way to the US market. Samsung has announced that the smaller Galaxy S4 handset will launch on …

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures http://gu.com/p/3jyat/fb Photograph: Mist and Reflections, Crummock Water, Cumbria, by Tony Bennett, overall winner of the competition

Researchers achieve 100 Gbps over sub-terahertz wireless, set world record

100 Gbps over fiber is old news, but those same speeds achieved wirelessly? That's a first. Researchers at the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology have managed to use sub-terahertz waves (237.5 GHz, in this case) to transmit data over 20 meters at 100 gigabits per second. Since the experiment used …

Weekly Roundup: Apple iMac review, BlackBerry Z30 review, Samsung's Galaxy Round and more!

<i>You might say the week is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workweek, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Weekly Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past seven days -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click</i> …

First press renders of LG's curved display 'G Flex' smartphone leak - Pocket-lint

It was just last week when LG announced its curved display smartphone plans. Now Engadget has obtained alleged photos of the "LG G Flex". Not many …

How can I search US suppliers on Google?

Try adding a NoCountryRedirect code to the .com address, suggests Rick Maybury.<p><i>I am from the USA but I have been living in the UK since 1982. I spend a considerable amount of time in America and frequently want to research products on sale in the US. Even though I put US in Google I still get</i> …

Facebook Buys Mobile Data Analytics Company Onavo, Reportedly For Up To $200M… And (Finally?) Gets Its Office In Israel

Big news for a Monday/late Sunday night (depending on where you are): Onavo, the Tel Aviv-based mobile analytics company, has just announced that it has been acquired by Facebook. Onavo will become the anchor for Facebook in Israel — its first office in the country. Terms of the deal have not been …

The Post-PC era will be the best of times for security and the worst of times for security vendors

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Philosopher Sissela Bok writes that “Whatever matters to human beings, trust is the atmosphere in which it thrives.” Our …

Deep Web Users Are Ready To Launch Silk Road 2.0

In an interesting post-mortem release by the creators of the defunct anonymous marketplace Atlantis there is information that the former admins and users of the Silk Road are planning to resurrect the service. User RR writes: “We have SilkRoad v2.0 ready to launch and is now in its final testing …

Banking on the customer experience: The future of connectivity in financial services

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>As everyday devices are connected, the notion of banking stands to change radically. That future might look something like …