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The PowerRay underwater drone finds fish and films them in 4K

If you're heading out to the coast or the lake for a spot of fishing, you can have the best gear and the perfect bait but you won't land anything if you're set up in the wrong spot. Experience can only guide so you so much, so PowerVision -- the company behind the incredible PowerEgg drone we saw …

What Do You Do With the Fastest Internet in the United States?

You win at Call of Duty, for one<p>Most of us think of broadband when we think of "fast internet." But regular broadband is like moving in slow motion for James Busch, who owns one of the fastest internet connections in the United States—10 gigabytes per second (Gbps). That is, to be exact, 400 times …

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Axial stack battery design could unlock the era of supersonic electric airliners

The latest generation of electric powertrain technology is leading toward some very exciting developments in the aviation world, from VTOL air taxis …

America's First Post-Christian Debate

The belief in a common purpose that long defined America’s civil religion was strikingly absent on Monday night.<p>Civil religion died on Monday night.<p>For more than 90 minutes, two presidential candidates traded charges on stage. The bitterness and solipsism of their debate offered an unnerving …

Samsung CF791 review: Samsung's big-screen gaming champ for AMD Radeon fans - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Samsung CF791 34-inch curved display is a great size for gaming, and the combination of a 100Hz refresh rate and FreeSync pairs well with midrange Radeon cards. Plus, its color is pleasing.<p><b>The Bad</b> It only has two USB ports and the integrated stand makes life awkward for VESA</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

8 of the best video game soundtracks to enjoy on Spotify

Yesterday we told you that Spotify launched a brand new channel dedicated to video game music, which is pretty exciting if you are a gamer. In fact, …

Manage Your Own 401(k) or IRA, John Oliver Style | Investopedia

In a June 2016 episode of “Last Week Tonight,” host and satirist John Oliver spent about 20 minutes excoriating an entire class of professionals who …

Regular Christians Are No Longer Welcome in American Culture

One of the most elaborate national celebrations of liberty leading up to Independence Day is the U.S. Catholic Bishops’ new annual “fortnight for …

App Store outage for some users preventing logins, downloads & app updates

Reports are coming in that a list of App Store and iTunes services are currently down for users. Those affected are prevented from logging into their accounts, downloading and updating apps, or streaming previously purchased content. Apple’s system status as of 05:33 PM EST doesn’t list any …

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I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …

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Intel launches 10-core Broadwell-e processor for gaming and VR

Intel is shipping a new chip, the Intel Core i7 processor Extreme Edition (formerly code-named Broadwell-e) today for its target market of PC gamers and VR content creation professionals. The chip has as many as 10 cores, or computing brains, on a single silicon chip.<p>While the PC market isn’t …

These are the 10 best gadgets under $100

What's more pleasurable than upgrading an old, ailing piece of technology with something fresh and new? Or improving your life with a kind of gadget you've never before owned?<p>Unfortunately, we can't all upgrade our phones or laptops to the latest model. But there are plenty of devices that fall …

Insane Startup Wants to Create a Man-Made Meteor Shower For the 2020 Olympics

In today’s ‘I can’t believe they’ve been funded’ news, a startup called Star-ALE wants to create a man-made meteor shower over the city of Tokyo for …

This electric jet can take off vertically but drives like a car

With zero emissions and zero runway, the Lilium Jet will be the world's first entirely electric jet capable of a vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL). Able to fly up to an altitude of about 9,800 feet, the two-person airplane will have a cruising speed of 180 mph, a maximum speed of about 250 mph, …

What My Fellow Millennials Are Getting Wrong About the Internet | Inc.com

I will never forget the first time I logged onto the Internet.<p>I was in 4th grade. My dad sat me down in front of his brand new see-through blue iMac G3 and clicked on a tiny AOL icon. A screen appeared asking for a login and password.<p>"I made you an e-mail address," he said while my eyes scanned the …

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Introducing Hover, An AI-Powered Indoor-Safe Camera Drone

The AI-powered micro quadcopter hovers in place and shoots 4K video from within a people-safe carbon fiber casing.<p>Most popular consumer drones are affordable quadcopters robust enough to fly outdoors and snap photos or video. But they don’t work very well inside buildings. The startup Zero Zero …

Nokia's Ozo camera now broadcasts live VR

Now that live virtual reality is hitting the mainstream, you need a camera to make it happen, don't you? Nokia is happy to help. It's creating a live VR broadcasting option for its Ozo camera that will show 360-degree video as it happens, complete with spatial audio. You aren't likely to use this …

'The Division' Is Erasing Xbox One Players' Characters, Massive Investigating

There are always bugs that crop up when deploying new patches or updates into games, but after today’s Incursion update, <i>The Division</i> has run into a seemingly catastrophic issue that has many Xbox One players furious.<p>An as-of-yet unknown error is causing players to lose their characters. As in gone. …

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11 Indie Games That You Wont Want To Stop Playing

Get ready to lose all your free time.

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God Is No Thing by Rupert Shortt review – an excellent response to New Atheism

Some high-profile atheists insist on arguing against propositions that no serious Christian writer would endorse. This is a spirited corrective, argues Rowan Williams, covering the origins of the universe to the use of the Bible<p>In one of his letters, CS Lewis repeats the story of an earnest …

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Why are so many smart people such idiots about philosophy?

There’s no doubt that Bill Nye “the Science Guy” is extremely intelligent. But it seems that, when it comes to philosophy, he’s completely in the dark. The beloved American science educator and TV personality posted a video last week where he responded to a question from a philosophy undergradabout …

Computer Science

Listen to Spotify without a phone using this tiny device

Streaming music while you’re running, walking and cycling isn’t nearly as painless as it needs to be. If you’ve ever accidentally ripped out your earphones mid-jog then you know what I’m talking about. Exercise is meant to give your brain a break from the nuisances on the end of your phone, not …

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Natural Happiness: The Truth About Exercise and Depression

We all <i>want</i> to be happy.<p>But is there anything you can actually do to feel happier more often? Or at the very least... can you limit the likelihood that you'll feel sad and depressed?<p>There isn't a single perfect answer, of course, but research is starting to reveal the incredible connection between …

12 Famous Scientists On The Possibility Of God

"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the Mysterious."<p>When President Barack Obama nominated the Christian geneticist Francis Collins to head the National Institutes of Health in 2009, some American scientists questioned whether someone who professed a strong belief in God was qualified to …

Take a Ride in the First Airplane That Anyone Can Fly | Inc.com

After almost a decade of anticipation, research and development, rigorous test flights, and $100 million in costs, Icon Aircraft, a consumer plane manufacturer based in Vacaville, California, has sold its first aircraft, the A5. Icon already has brought in $400 million from 1,500 pre-orders, and …

Aviation

Try to land SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket in this frustrating web game

If at first you blow up at sea, fly, fly again<p>Elon Musk's company SpaceX has a pretty lofty goal: get people to Mars and build a colony. To do that — or to do any other human exploration of space, really — in any kind of affordable way, the cost of spaceflight needs to come <i>way</i> down. So that's why …

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Live Coding now lets you hire a developer and watch them work in real-time

Live Coding, which is like Twitch for developers, has added a service that allows viewers to actually hire someone they’ve been watching.<p>The aptly named “Hire a streamer” service works exactly as it sounds. Via the profile of a developer you’ve seen coding on the site, a ‘hire me’ button lets you …

Apps

In the game engine wars, Epic and Unity aim at enabling VR

Epic Games and Unity Technologies are in a battle for the hearts and minds of game developers. At a time when game budgets are soaring — even for mobile titles — developers rely on the engine makers to reduce their production costs and make it easier to craft works of art that rival cinema. The …

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