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Johnny Manziel's future with Browns in doubt

The Browns are searching for their quarterback of the future and, after a tumultuous rookie season, the team isn't convinced Johnny Manziel is that player.<p>To say the beginning of Johnny Manziel's NFL career has been underwhelming would be an understatement. He started just two games, lost both, …

Body upgrades may be nearing reality, but only for the rich

Homo sapiens were not always so special. In the ancient past, other human forms lived beside us. The Neanderthals in Eurasia. Small, hobbit-like humans in Indonesia. The mysterious Denisovans in the Ural mountains.<p>But our time alone may be nearing its end. Through the power of technology, humans …

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Medic tells of horrific scenes in Guinea's fight against Ebola virus

Doctors and nurses are struggling to contain first outbreak of deadly virus in West Africa in almost 20 years<p><b>Ebola virus outbreak: live</b><p>A medical aid worker has given the first eye-witness account of the horrific scenes facing doctors and nurses battling to control the outbreak of the deadly Ebola …

Elaborate 6th-Century Mosaics Unearthed in Israel

The remains of a 1,500-year-old monastery with intact mosaics covering the floor have been unearthed in southern Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Tuesday.<p>The Byzantine complex — which was discovered near Hura, a Bedouin village in the northern Negev Desert — measures 65 feet by …

Archaeology

NATO suspends ties with Russia, urges international law compliance

NATO foreign ministers suspended civilian and military cooperation with Russia on Tuesday and ordered plans for bolstering defenses in Eastern Europe to show the Kremlin that it will protect allies in the region from any further Russian aggression, alliance sources told news agencies in Brussels.<p>In …

Russia

France's new prime minister to appoint 'government of combat'

France's new prime minister, Manuel Valls, will name his "government of combat" on Wednesday after taking control of the country's battered administration.<p>The first council of ministers following a reshuffle is to take place on Thursday at the earliest and is expected to define the initial policies …

Eating More Vegetables Can Almost Halve Your Risk of Dying

We’ve all been told to eat our vegetables, and even if we don’t like it, we know they’re good for us. But a new study shows just how good for our …

FBI Searches Leland Yee's Legislative Office Following State Senator's Arrest

By Sharon Bernstein<p>SACRAMENTO, Calif. April 1 (Reuters) - FBI agents searched a legislative office in California's capital on Tuesday that was used by staff of state Senator Leland Yee, who faces charges of corruption and gun trafficking, a senate official said.<p>Yee, a San Francisco Democrat who was …

South Korea Finds Crashed Surveillance Drone Suspected From North Korea

The wreckage was discovered on Baengnyeong island, which lies just south of the maritime border, fuelling suspicions that it might be North Korean.<p>"Military authorities retrieved the wreckage for analysis," a defence ministry spokesman said.<p>He declined to speculate on the drone's provenance, but …

Top Venezuela opposition MP blocked by troops

Venezuelan troops have dispersed opposition demonstrators with tear gas and blocked anti-government activist Maria Corina Machado, recently stripped of her seat in the National Assembly, from reaching the legislature.<p>National Guard soldiers surrounded a rally of opposition sympathisers who had …

Libya rebels 'agree to end oil port blockade'

The leader of a rebel group in eastern Libya has agreed to end its seizure of several oil-exporting ports within days, raising hopes of ending an eight-month stalemate with the government in Tripoli, according to reports.<p>The group's leader Ibrahim Jathran told a rebel television channel his group …

Ukraine Aid and Sanctions Bill Finally Passes Congress

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After a series of delays and the usual partisan bickering, the $1 billion aid package to Ukraine has …

The Deaths on Your Hands - IGN Playing Dead Ep. 4 - The Walking Dead Ep. 2 - IGN Video

The writer of A House Divided goes over the choices players made in Clem's latest adventure.

You Probably Won't Survive PlayStation's Helldivers - IGN Video

Helldivers may very well be the PlayStation ecosystem's most hardcore game ever. Find out why.

Gone Home Dev on BAFTAs, Consoles, and the Future

"We're going to see more indie games find success."<p>The Fullbright Company has been busy.<p>The Gone Home developer recently returned from London, where …

Titanfall forces gamers to rethink how they play first-person shooters

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Now that Titanfall’s been out for a few days, players are finally getting a handle on the highly mobile, fluid controls of their pilots and their massive, …

Fallout: New Vegas mod adds the Enclave as a playable faction

Modders Otellino, CNC and company have created content that allows <i>Fallout: New Vegas</i> players to join the Enclave faction and engage with fully voice-acted characters, side-quests and a storyline.<p>Available through NexusMods, The Enclave includes a five-part series main quest, four side-quests, a …

Should WB create a connected DC universe through video games?

What would you rather have? A connected video games? Or movies? Which is the better choice?<p>So in the light of the new Arkham game I've been thinking …

‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Movie Tie-In Game Is A Mobile Side-Scroller

The <i>X-Men</i> film universe may not be tied into the official Marvel Studios world, but that hasn’t slowed down the live-action Children of the Atom. The …

How the Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet Could Have Been Hijacked

In the hours after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished, the notion that hijackers were responsible seemed far-fetched. Since the 9/11 attacks, …

Chinese Security Team Exploits Safari Security Flaw at PWN2OWN

Every year for the past seven years, hackers have gathered at the annual PWN2OWN event to hack high-profile software and mobile devices using previously unknown vulnerabilities. Apple's Safari browser and iOS platform are often included in the annual contest, which also targets Internet Explorer, …

More Project Tango Specs Revealed, Showing Two Wide-Angle And One Depth-Sensing Camera

Google’s Project Tango smartphone is a 3D environment sensing hardware experiment, which the company is hoping to ship to developers soon (today is the anticipated ship date Google stated, in fact) had some of its specs revealed in a Chrome issue tracker spotted by Myce this morning. The new specs …

Holland says yes to the network-agnostic SIM card

Advertisement<p>24 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Albert Lozano<p>Regulators in Netherlands this week opened the door for any company — whether Apple, Audi …

JScrambler Gives Javascript Self-Defence Skills

As we’ve seen with hacking cases time and again, the Javascript in Web apps can be vulnerable to attacks that, as a developer, you want to do your best to avoid. JScrambler, a tool for making your code harder to read and manipulate, has today been updated with a self-protection feature.<p>“It is a …

Google killing Wallet tap-and-pay for pre-KitKat devices starting April 14

Have you ordered your Google Wallet physical card yet? If you having been using the Wallet tap and pay feature on an Android 4.3 or older device, now might be the time to order up that card. Google has announced that Wallet tap and pay functionality will be turned off for all Android 4.3 and older …

These Massive Mirrored Dishes Could Make Solar Cheaper For All

IBM Research is developing solar equipment that does a much better job at harnessing the sun’s rays than today’s designs.<p>So much sunlight hits the Earth each day that the world’s entire electricity needs could be met by harvesting only 2% of the solar energy in the Sahara Desert. Of course, using …

Clean Energy