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DARPA's new mind-controlled prosthetics let patients feel again

Over the past decade, DARPA’s work on brain-controlled prosthetic limbs has led to some impressive breakthroughs, but with the development of novel neuromuscular interfaces, it’s making real headway toward mainstream bionic limbs in the near term. Today, the agency released some new information …

Samsung S4 Mini Will Actually Fit in Your Skinny Jeans

Reversing its march towards creating a phone that requires a wheelbarrow to tote around town, Samsung has announced the 4.3-inch S4 mini.<p>Though …

Google Wants To Turn Happy Users Into A Captive Audience

Google's plan to become your entire web experience does, improbably, involve bananas.<p>Today Google unveiled a new element of Google Search: you can ask it questions about nutrition, like "how many calories are in an avocado," and the answer will pop right up. No need to click on a link from the …

How to Replace a Destroyed Bridge in a Hurry

The Washington State Department of Transportation is rushing to put in place a temporary bridge to restore traffic across I-5 at the Skagit River and is fast-tracking a permanent replacement.<p><b>Most states don't want a gaping hole</b> in their major interstate disrupting the traffic of roughly 71,000 …

Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD review: Garmin adds a premium edge to classic GPS - Roadshow

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD</b> boasts a premium design with a sharp 5-inch capacitive screen and a thin metal chassis. Voice command makes the already intuitive interface easier to use on the road. Search-based destination input and natural spoken directions smooth things further.<p><b>The Bad</b> The …

Gear & Gadgets

Eric Holder Tells Press in Off-the-Record Meeting: We Won’t Spy on You Anymore

Attorney General Eric Holder gestures as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 15, 2013, before the House Judiciary Committee as it focuses on oversight of the Justice Department. Holder told the committee that a serious national security leak required the secret gathering of …

ReThink Review: Now You See Me - Abracadiculous!

If you want to see a terrific film about magic and magicians, I recommend Christopher Nolan's criminally underrated film <i>The Prestige</i>, which tells the story of a feud between a popular magician who specializes in showmanship (Hugh Jackman) and a struggling one who literally lives his craft …

Woody Harrelson

IRS Crosses Green Line

A <i>Washington Free Beacon</i> investigation has identified at least five pro-Israel organizations that have been audited by the IRS in the wake of a …