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Billionaire Poroshenko declares victory in Ukraine

Billionaire Petro Poroshenko declared victory Sunday in Ukraine's presidential election, following preliminary exit polls that suggested he got 56% of the vote.<p>His closest challenger, former Ukrainian prime minister and leader of the Batkivshchyna party Yulia Tymoshenko, conceded the election after …

Obama to Republicans: Reopen the government

President Obama urged congressional Republicans on Tuesday to reopen the government, saying the longer the shutdown continues, the greater the damage to the economy.<p>"More families will be hurt — more businesses will be harmed," Obama said after meeting with supporters about the program at the heart …

Startup SustainX brings a big next-gen air battery online

Startup SustainX has turned on its first large air energy storage device, which stores energy like a battery does but in the form of compressed air …

It's finally here, but has it been worth the wait? Check out our Grand Theft Auto 5 review... http://www.t3.com/reviews/gta-5-review

GTA 5 PC Review

<b>Also available on Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360 and PS3</b><br>The long wait has been worth it. If you’re a PC gamer who’s spent the last eighteen months envying …

UK researchers win patent for wearable smart sensors

A group of researchers at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) have been granted a patent for electromagnetic wave sensors that can be woven into any garment as a way to continually monitor a patient’s vital signs.<p>The smart sensor technology allows doctors to monitor continually patients’ vital …

Grand Theft Auto V arrives tomorrow, read Joystiq's review right now!

Despite some early leaks, the vast majority of humans can't pick up <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> until tomorrow, September 17th. Fortunately for our friends at <i>Joystiq</i>, though, they got to do a dive deep on the latest Rockstar Games flagship in an early review. In traditional <i>GTA</i> fashion, "You can run the …

GTA 5 review: a dazzling but monstrous parody of modern life

There has been a particular theory going round for the last year or so, that "box set" TV has replaced movies as the preferred form of mass, culturally meaningful entertainment. It is the likes of Breaking Bad, The Wire and Homeland that are telling us about modern life now, rather than Hollywood's …

GTA 5 review

As Rockstar release a 'next generation' version of Grand Theft Auto V, we present our original review. Tom Hoggins explores a nihilistic, scintillating and technically astonishing video game.<p><i>Editor's note, 18 November 2014: The 'next-generation' version of Grand Theft Auto V released today on Xbox</i> …

Hyperactive Brain May Create "Near Death" Visions

A new study shows that even after cardiac arrest, the brain keeps on going.<p><b>Can a new study lay the basis for the scientific understanding of mystical-sounding near-death recollections, filled with vivid light and vibrant meetings with deceased loved ones?</b><p>When researchers recorded and analyzed …

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Five Self Assignments That Teach You To See

In my 20 years in photography, I’ve seen a lot of different assignments teachers have given their students. Most I have heard, or been given myself …

Mesmerizing GIFs of Breathing Earth

Changing Planet<p><b>The biodiversity of Earth as we know it is made up of millions of species—from Baobab trees to narwhals to tiny anemones attached to the ocean floor. But can we think of Earth in a holistic way, as one living entity of its own, instead of the sum of its parts?</b><p>This is what John Nelson …

Humpback whale rescued from net off Australia's Gold Coast

New app adds Moto X Active Display notifications to other Android devices

Motorola’s(s goog) Active Display system is one of the unique features of its new phones: It makes the screen pulse with important notifications so …

Prosthetic instruments create music through body movements

A team of researchers from the Input Devices and Music Interaction Lab (IDMIL) at McGill University has developed "prosthetic digital instruments" …