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The female orgasm simulation game that's too hot for Apple to touch

La Petite Mort offers a ‘one of a kind digital erotic experience’ and aims to normalise discussion of female pleasure, but has not been warmly embraced by all<p>I’m watching a musician, with whom I’ve been intimate, play an intimate musical game on his smartphone. As he lightly circles his finger and …

Audio-visual

AT&T's 5G Data Speeds Hit 10 Gbps in the Lab as Testing Expands

AT&T this morning announced that new 5G data tests are hitting the speeds estimated earlier in the year by the carrier, with results coming in at over 10 gigabits per second in some cases.<p>According to AT&T, the early tests show "positive signs" for customers in the future who would use the …

4G LTE

Discounting is killing online retailers. Here's how one startup is trying to fix that.

JackThreads wants to bring the fitting room to your home.<p>Mark Walker had two goals for his startup this year: Get its new line of clothing into as many guys' homes as possible and get them to pay full price. He would have to get creative.<p>Walker, after all, is the CEO of JackThreads, a men's …

eCommerce

The iPad Pro's Killer Display Proves Pixels Ain't Everything

The latest iPad Pro and the current iPad Air feature identically sized displays, with the same number of pixels. Aside from two new features (True …

This Online Service Made Selling My Car Easier Than Ordering Takeout

You’ve all been there. It’s time for a new car, but your job and personal life and just don’t really give you the time to sell your old one. It’s a …

Kelley Blue Book

The Legendarily Awful CD-i ‘Zelda’ Games Redone In 3-D Is Trippy Required Viewing

No video-game franchise in history has a track record as consistent as Nintendo’s <i>The Legend of Zelda</i>. Well, with one major exception: In the mid-’90s, Nintendo temporarily took leave of their senses and let Philips make <i>Zelda</i> games for their (ultimately doomed) multimedia system, the CD-i. Produced …

Retrogaming

NASA wants to catch the solar wind to sail through space

The space agency begins testing a revolutionary new sail that aims to harness solar wind for propellant-free propulsion.<p>The edge of the solar system is a long way away. It took Voyager 1, the only human-made object to travel beyond the edge of the solar system (a barrier called the heliopause), 35 …

Physics

This Ford Mustang Has To Go Because The Owner Is 'Sick Of Memes'

Tired of all the Ford Mustang memes, this GT500 owner decided to put his car up for sale on Craigslist. There’s a very good chance this posting is …

Why I'm worried 'Suicide Squad' might be dead on arrival

Commentary: The latest trailers starring Harley Quinn, Deadshot and the rest of Task Force X are excellent. But are they making promises that "Suicide Squad" won't keep?<p>While the Twittersphere might be ablaze after its first look at "Doctor Strange" on Tuesday, I'm still stuck on the "Suicide …

Comic Books

This exclusive Manhattan club is the perfect place for die-hard car enthusiasts

The 10-year-old club, which recently moved to its new home in Hudson Yards from SoHo, provides 400 members with access to a list of classic and exotic automobiles, along with a range of social activities.<p>"Some of the members are die-hard race fans or car enthusiasts," membership director (and …

Die Hard

Why Tesla Will Destroy the Automobile Industry | Inc.com

If there's an example of a company about to disruptively innovate an entire industry, it's Tesla.<p>Partly, this is because of raw technology--Tesla's is clearly superior to that of its competitors.<p>Partly, it's because Tesla has a more efficient business model. As Slate recently pointed out, Tesla …

Tesla

Archbishop of Canterbury finds out he was conceived in a drunken 'liaison'

LONDON — The archbishop of Canterbury has found out through a DNA test at age 60 that his biological father isn't who he thought it was — he was …

Hinduism

The New Encryption Bill Isn’t Finished and Silicon Valley Already Hates it

The draft bill notes that "No person or entity is above the law."<p>Congress is poised to step into the encryption battle that has been raging in the courts and in the media, with legislation that would require technology companies to decrypt messages when served with a court order.<p>The leaked copy of …

Privacy

Experts tell US agency to slow down on self-driving cars

WASHINGTON (AP) — Engineers, safety advocates and even automakers have a safety message for federal regulators eager to get self-driving cars on the road: slow down.<p>Fully self-driving cars may be the future of the automotive industry, but they aren't yet up to the demands of real-world driving, …

Autonomous Cars

Put Chromecast on your retro TV for the ultimate hipster home accessory

If you have an old TV from the 70s or earlier sitting around (or see one at a garage sale), here’s a neat mod to get Chromecast running on it.<p>A YouTuber has posted a tutorial with simple instructions on how to bring an old TV to the modern age with just a few adaptors. First, you’ll want to look …

The world is ready for the Model 3. Is Tesla?

By attracting over 325,000 pre-orders in just three days, Tesla proved unequivocally that the world is ready for the Model 3.<p>But is <i>Tesla</i> ready for …

Tesla

Here's how to find out if your partner is secretly using Tinder

Have you ever wondered if your significant other might be playing away on Tinder? Well, now you can find out once and for all.<p>A new website called Swipebuster is letting people pay $4.99 in exchange for a definitive answer about whether their partner is on the dating app or not. If they are, you’ll …

10 Home Renovations That'll Make You Rich | Men's Health

Follow this 10-step home improvement plan to make your house the envy of your block.<p><b>STEP 1: Decorate Your Doors</b><p>Swap any old knobs, hinges, and cabinets with finished metal pulls and handles, Fanuka says. You’ll drop just $3 to $5 per piece at most hardware stores, and your guests will take …

Volvo's 'Highway Robbery' stunt turns passing cars into generators

Volvo has a new ultra-luxe SUV on the market — the plug-in hybrid version of the well-received XC90, featuring 400 horsepower generated from a four-cylinder turbo paired to an electric motor. A new model means a new publicity campaign, and Volvo came up with a particularly creative one.<p>Called …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Grabbing and going with BMW's ReachNow car share service

BMW wants to make car sharing classier. Its premium-level ReachNow service launched in Seattle today with BMW 3 Series, i3s and Mini Coopers scattered throughout the downtown area. Its closest vehicle-sharing competitor Car2Go has already filled the city streets with Smart Fortwos. But those tiny …

Why Apple Is Worth $150 a Share

Apple stock could hit $150 in a year, for a return of 40%, including dividends. Two Wall Street reports agreed on that point this past week, for …

Former Stig Ben Collins Reviews The BMW M2 Coupe

Former Top Gear Stig has left his white tracksuit and helmet aside and after appearing in Fifth Gear’s Series 18, he is now testing cars for …

Automotive Design

Here's why Microsoft shouldn't launch an Xbox 'set top box' - ExtremeTech

Here’s why Microsoft shouldn’t launch an Xbox ‘set top box’<p>By on December 31, 2015 at 11:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links …

Set-Top Boxes

Why you'll want to install that new iPhone operating system ASAP: Protection from hackers

Though smartphones have yet to become a major target for hackers, even the iPhone has known security flaws. Updating your software is one of the best ways to stay safe.<p>Updating your iPhone is like doing your taxes. You just gotta get it done.<p>On Wednesday, Apple released iOS 9, the latest version of …

App Store

AT&T bumps its "unlimited" plan to 22GB after major FCC fine

AT&T customers on unlimited data plans can now download a lot more before getting throttled. AT&T has changed its throttling policy so that it'll only slow down a subscriber on an unlimited plan once they've used 22GB of data within a single month, up from just 5GB under the old policy. It's also …

Net Neutrality

How to spot fake reviews

When searching for information about a product that you want to buy, it is imperative to approach user reviews with caution – they are not always as they may seem. User reviews are fabricated perpetually!<p>Even though the government has cracked down on many companies that paid for good reviews, …

New York Times

Investigators expect even more indictments in FIFA corruption probe

Investigators in the U.S. and Switzerland announced Monday that they expect more indictments in the sweeping FIFA corruption probe, suggesting that …

Corruption

Apple iPad Pro vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 3 vs. MacBook Air

How does the new big-screen iPad size up against the competition?<p>The idea of a tablet that is as useful as a laptop is one that tablet-makers have been pushing since even before the iPad's original introduction. Apple's new iPad Pro makes a similar pitch, and is aimed at office and creative …

IPad Pro

What's Up With That: Why Does Sleeping In Just Make Me More Tired?

We've all been there: It's been a long week at work, so Friday night, you reward yourself by going to bed early and sleeping in. But when you wake up …

NASA Crashes a Plane to Make Finding Crashed Planes Easier

Sometimes, you've got a good reason to take a 1970s plane, fill it with dummies and electronics, and drop it 100 feet onto a pile of dirt. At least, …