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The most important new features coming to your iPhone that Apple didn't tell you about

Big changes include an improved version of Siri, an iPad split-screen mode, and new Maps features.<p>But there are tons of tidbits Apple didn't mention. Now that developers with early access to the trial version have played with it, here are some other key features.<p><i>(These are based on the iOS 9 beta</i> …

Apps

Star Wars premieres in China four decades late

Filmgoers in Shanghai praise special effects in George Lucas’s 1977 space opera blockbuster, but some criticise ‘unattractive’ male and female leads<p>China has screened the original Star Wars movies for the first time almost four decades after George Lucas’s space opera helped usher in the Hollywood …

This iPhone Fell To The Bottom Of The Ocean And Recorded The Entire Fall

His own version of "Under the Sea."

Seafloor

25 of the weirdest houses from around the world

Some dwellings are more unique than others. From domes to caves, treehouses to igloos, people across the globe live in unconventional houses.<p>Here are some of the strangest.<p><i>(An earlier version of this story was written by Christian Storm. Captions by Business Insider</i> and Reuters.)

Postmortem: Pac-Man , Iwatani's rhapsody in yellow

<b>Toru Iwatani joined Namco in 1977 and took charge of the game and visual design of 1980's industry-defining title Pac-Man. Since then, he produced</b> …

PS4 the "World's Most Powerful Console" According to New Sony Ad

Sony UK has released a new PlayStation 4 TV ad that does not hold back in boasting about the company's new system, touting it as the "world's most powerful console."<p>The 30-second video hypes three major new and upcoming releases, including Bloodborne, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and Batman: Arkham …

Before-and-after photos show how much New York has changed since the 1800s

This week, the New York Public Library released an interactive website that allows users to travel back in time using the Library's historical photography database.<p>The site, called OldNYC, features a digital map where users can view photos of the island dating as far back as the early 19th …

The Disney Dream Cruise Ship Will Soon Have a Star Wars-Themed Room

May the force be with you—at sea.<p>Come fall, the 4,000-passenger <i>Disney Dream</i> cruise ship will have a <i>Star Wars: Millennium Falcon</i> themed room geared …

What Sony needs to do to impress at E3

With E3 just around the corner, Sony has a lot of selling to do. Their priority needs to be increasing the amount of games on offer for the PS4 to …

How to tell if someone's drowning right in front of you

They had been splashing each other and she had screamed but now they were just standing, neck-deep on the sand bar. "We're fine; what is he doing?" she asked, a little annoyed. "We're fine!" the husband yelled, waving him off, but his captain kept swimming hard. "Move!" he barked as he sprinted …

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Meets 'Mario Kart' in New Parody Trailer

Fans of Mad Max: Fury Road will enjoy this comedic reinterpretation of the highly acclaimed film.<p>Fans of <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i> will enjoy this comedic …

Rumor: Sony Preparing to Cut Price for PS Vita & PS4

This console generation, the PlayStation 4 is absolutely dominating the charts, with its last reported sales figures topping over 20.2 million units …

Heat and Drought Pose Threat to U.S. Power Supplies

<b>By Tim Radford, Climate News NetworkThis Creative Commons-licensed piece first appeared at Climate News Network.</b><p>LONDON — Climate change could mean …

Butterfly Swimming Drills

Butterfly swimming drills are designed to improve your form and technique with respect to swimming the butterfly stroke. In addition to improving …

Swimming

5 Ways Your Poop Can Advise You on Health

1 of 7<p>Poop and your health<p>A person's poop can say a lot about his or her health. How often you go to the bathroom, and how much waste you expel, can …

Toyota uses 3D printing in Open Road Project to produce custom electric vehicles

The future of automobile clearly belongs to electric cars, or even self-driving ones, with new designs. Some producers of automobiles have decided to …

Star Wars Battlefront Was Only Possible On PS4/XB1/PC, Stunning New Screenshot Released « Video Game News, Reviews, Walkthroughs And Guides

Community Manager Mathew Everett has been on Reddit recently, giving out some information regarding Star Wars Battlefront. While users bickered about …

2 Life Guards Arrested Over 13-Year-Old Boy's Death in School Swimming Pool in Delhi

<b>New Delhi:</b> Police on Sunday arrested two life guards, responsible for security at the government school pool where a 13-year-old boy drowned while …

Man Says Wii Burned His House Down

Fire investigators in Colorado Springs think that a Wii console is the likely cause of a fire inside a RV home this week, local NBC news channel KOAA 5 reports.<p>The homeowner Trevor Pellegrin told KOAA 5 that he was not at home when the fire started. Pellegrin said that the fire also had nothing to …

Nintendo Wii

Adding the fourth dimension to 3D printing

By on May 24, 2015 at 9:30 am<p>As 3D printing continues to revolutionize manufacturing, researchers have decided that three dimensions are not enough, …

A New Cartridge-Based Console Is Being Made To “Reestablish The Culture Of Video Gaming”

<b>By Chris Priestman</b> . May 24, 2015 . 11:27am<p>Remember cartridges? They were chunky bits of plastic and electronics that games used to be distributed on …

Juan Pablo Montoya improves his stock with Indianapolis 500 triumph

After winning the Indianapolis 500 in his first try and then winning races in the Formula One series, Juan Pablo Montoya moved to NASCAR stock-car racing, where he mostly struggled for several years.<p>But famed team owner Roger Penske was convinced Montoya could find Victory Lane again, and brought …

Motorsport

Your Kitchen Could Soon Have an Affordable 3D Food Printer

3D printing has rapidly been growing and becoming more accessible to any ol’ average or curious user of the machines. The latest step in the three-dimensional production world is the introduction of an affordable and easy-to-use machine called Bocusini. This device could turn any novice chef into a …

Kitchens

This LEGO Millennium Falcon Model Must Be Seen to Be Believed

A team of LEGO builders has created a Millennium Falcon model whose complexity and attention to detail will make your jaw drop.<p>The Singapore-based …

$17.5-million ranch has go-kart track, 650,000-gallon swimming pool

Go-kart tracks and massive swimming pools, generally the star attractions at miniature golf courses and water parks, are just two of the many amenities found at a ranch property in San Diego County.<p>Owned by activist investor David Batchelder, the ranch property known as Los Robles Ranch has come on …

Everything we know about Google's next massive Android update

Google is holding its annual developer conference next week, which is where it usually spills some details on the next version of Android. We probably won't see the final product — usually Google just gives developers a taste of what's to come — but we'll likely get a good idea of what the most …

Six of the best free mobile games

Free mobile games don’t have to suck, although many of them do. The rise of games such as Candy Crush Saga, Farmville, and also anything Zynga has …