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Apple iWatch like smartwatches will not be ready until 2014 suggests expert | Trusted Reviews

<b>Amid a flurry of Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch rumours, industry experts have suggested such devices will not launch until next …

Operational F-35B fighter jet's first vertical landing was years, billions in the making (video)

Lockheed Martin's F-35 program has been a political whipping boy seemingly forever, but a production VTOL 'B'-variant of the pricey supersonic jet finally did what it was made for: a vertical landing. That happened nearly three years to the day after the estimated $304 million (each!) jet's first …

Big Data Makes Its Mark on Schools — For Better or Worse

Education advocates for years have marveled at the potential of Big Data. Schools collect so much information on students and their educations. The …

TechCrunch’s Picks: The Top 7 Startups From Y Combinator’s W13 Demo Day

Y Combinator was tougher to get into than ever this season, and the quality showed on stage. Thirty-three startups presented on the record at the incubator’s Winter 2013 Demo Day today. Picking the most promising ones was no easy task. But after a team huddle and taking input from VCs and founders, …

The Internet Is Making Us Poor

One reason for the neglect is that this trend is at most thirty years old, and has become apparent in economic data only in perhaps the past ten years. The first all-in-one commercial microprocessor went on sale in 1971, and like all inventions, it took decades for it to become an ecosystem of …

Fingerprints Instead Of Credit Cards? YC-Backed PayTango Aims To Make Payments Work Through Biometrics

As a mechanism for payment, the credit card remains just as hardy as ever. It has so far defied the threat of mobile phones, and less plausibly, QR codes, among many other forms of payment.<p>One YC-backed startup is betting that fingerprints and other forms of biometric identification may be the …

'Game Of Thrones's' Jon Snow Is In Very Dangerous Territory, Kit Harington Says (VIDEO)

"Game of Thrones" is only five days away from its Season 3 premiere and Kit Harington, who plays Jon Snow on the series, says things are about to get hairy.<p>"It's kind of a complex season for him. He's got more freedom than he did last season in a weird sort of way, but he's under the cosh," …

Should We Really Ban Google Glass While Driving?

I’ve just slipped on a pair of Google’s funky, futuristic eyewear, which looks a little like half of a lensless, tricked-out pair of Oakleys. I’m …

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About Amazon.com

The e-tailer's revenue totaled $61 billion in 2012 and it currently sits at No.5 on ComScore's list of top 2,000 domains on the web.<p>But did you know that the massive website started in founder Jeff Bezos' garage? Or that Amazon's operation has become so massive that it's warehouses have more square …

Social Media Infographics & Tips

Infographic<p>The Social Trifecta: Owned, Earned, and Paid Social Media<p>2017 has seen dramatic drops in organic and owned social media performance and …

Dora Bicycle Helmet Offers Better Safety for Its User

<b>Dora bicycle helmet</b> is one of ingenious modern industrial designs that provides safety for the user. The main problem with city transport for …

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