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What Google Glass has taught us one year in

Google opened up its now iconic Glass for sales to a limited number of “Explorers” just over a year ago, and is allowing the general public to purchase Glass for $1,500 for one day only today. Like any substantial piece of technology that becomes pop culture, Google’s face computer has been the …

Google Glass

How to buy Google Glass today, and today only

Those of you who've been yearning to buy Google Glass now finally have your chance.<p>On Tuesday -- and on Tuesday only -- any US resident with a US shipping address can buy the Google Glass Explorer Edition at the regular price of $1,500. Sorry, those of you outside the US are out of luck. But Google …

Google Glass

Lenovo's new kid's laptop has a folding, Yoga-like screen (and there's a Chrome OS version too)

Here's how you unveil a product and make sure <i>no one hears about it</i>: Bury the news in a press release the same day you announce you're buying an iconic tech company for $3 billion. That's right: Everyone was so busy pontificating on whether Lenovo would ruin Motorola, that barely anyone noticed the …

Zelda and Pokemon Monopoly will make you scream 'shut up and take my Rupees!'

Monopoly, a/k/a The Game That Never Ends And Destroys Families And Friendships, is adding some flair from Nintendo in the coming months. <i>The Legend of</i> …

Baby Charged With Attempted Murder, Goes Into Hiding in Pakistan

Relatives of a nine-month-old baby charged with attempted murder in Pakistan have taken him into hiding, a relative said on Tuesday, in a case that has thrown a spotlight on Pakistan's dysfunctional criminal justice system.<p>Mohammad Musa Khan appeared in court in the city of Lahore last week, …

Crime

Milky Way stars in 2013's top astronomy photos

In this year's Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, our Milky Way galaxy takes the starring role — in more ways than one.<p>Stars seem to spew forth from a lighthouse on the New Zealand coast in the annual contest's winning picture, captured by Australian photographer Mark Gee. "I love the …

Kickstarter $299 Micro 3D Printer Pledges Pass $500,000 On First Day (video)

If you read my article earlier today about the new Kickstarter $299 Micro 3D Printer that started off offering packages from $200 on Kickstarter.<p>You …

Microsoft’s Windows XP Support Ends Today

Microsoft is ending Windows XP support from today the 8th of April, there will be no further support and updates to Windows XP from today …

Apple iWatch To Launch In Quarter 3 2014 (Rumor)

We are expecting Apple to launch their new Apple iWatch along with the iPhone 6 in September, and now according to a recent report, Apple will launch …

Harnessing The Power Of The Stars: How The U.S. Navy Plans To Beam Solar Power From Space.

This isn’t some cryptically futuristic pipe dream, or an Orwellian-veiled vehicle of surveillance or destruction. This is the U.S. Navy’s potential …

Clean Energy

Updated: Micro $299 3D Printer Passes $2M On Kickstarter In 3 Days

<b>Update:</b> The consumer-focused, low-cost Micro 3D printer that’s currently raising money on Kickstarter to get its prototype to market, has pushed passed the $2 million mark in pledged crowdfunds — just three days after the campaign kicked off.<p>At the time of writing, the Micro is pushing north of …

Selfies ... in Space! First Instagram Post From ISS

American astronaut Steven R. Swanson has boldly gone where no one else in space has gone before: Instagram.<p>Read more here.

Space Exploration

The Spotify Effect: Why Every Company Is Now A Data Company

<i>Marius Moscovici is the founder and CEO of Metric Insights.</i><p>After landing a $200 million credit line and acquiring music data platform The Echo Nest, Spotify is widely expected to announce its IPO in coming months. Spotify is a unique spin on the same fundamental formula that generated value for …