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33 Pictures Taken At The Right Moment

We Bored Pandas are huge fans of perfectly timed photos that capture perfect (and usually funny or unexpected) moments that come and go with a blink …

40 of the Coolest Perfectly Timed Photos

Perfectly timed photos are NOT a dime a dozen. It takes hard to work capture a moment using a camera that is exactly right. Which is what makes these …

Perfectly Timed Animal Pictures (50 pics)

40 Incredible Examples of Optical Illusions in Photos

Some find them frustrating, while others just can’t get enough – optical illusions is something that will always leave you perplexed and questioning …

Samsung launches a duo of super-thin Galaxy Tab S2 tablets

Samsung has announced the launch of Galaxy Tab S2, a stylish, thin metal tablet that comes in two screen sizes: 8-inch and 9.7-inches.<p>Both devices …

20 best new Android apps and games this week

Microsoft Hyperlapse, WifiMapper, Booking Now, Musical.ly, This War of Mine, Mission Impossible, Warhammer 40,000 and more<p>Welcome to this week’s roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, covering smartphones and tablets.<p>All these apps have been released for the first time – ie not …

New Awe-Inspiring Sand Castles by Calvin Seibert

When summer is in full swing and it's perfect beach weather, artist Calvin Seibert allows his true talents to shine as an incredible sand sculptor. We've shared many of Seibert's creations over the years, and he's never disappointed us. The gifted artist continues to impress us with his expert …

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10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Analysts are disappointed by low Apple Watch sales.</b> One study shows that orders have plunged by 90% since it was released.<p><b>2. It would be a huge and expensive task to reclassify all Uber contractors as employees.</b>The company is estimated to have 45,000 drivers in California alone.<p><b>3. Samsung has</b> …

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Underwater graveyard full of WWII planes is otherworldly

Underwater Plane Graveyard<p>For 70 years, World War II planes have been resting in peace at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean.<p>Although divers have …

Samsung announces new iPad-sized Galaxy Tab S2

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab S2, a new tablet that comes in 9.7-inch and 8.0-inch variants, set to launch in global markets in August. The new devices come in a particularly light and thin metal frame — they're only 5.6 millimeters in thickness and weigh just 389 grams for the 9.7-inch …

UK driverless car testing rules: Don't use your phone, even if you're not in the car

With the UK, US and other countries focused on advancing the arrival of driverless cars, changes to the rules that govern vehicles on roads were to be expected.<p>Today, the Department for Transport (DfT) laid down guidlelines for testing autonomous (or semi-autonomous) cars on Britain’s roads.<p>As you …

Sketchy Chinese report claims iPhone 6s will drop 16 GB storage option, instead start at 32 GB

MIC Gadget is claiming that retail versions of the next-generation iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus do not come in 16 GB variants. Instead, the report suggests that the new iPhone will start at 32 GB, with 64 GB and 128 GB available as the higher tier options.<p>The report is based around sources within …

Samsung's new tablets are thinner than the iPad Air 2

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Tab S2, a new Android tablet that’s available in two sizes and is only 5.6mm thick — that’s 0.6mm less than Apple’s iPad Air 2.<p>The Tab S2 comes in your choice of 9.7-inch (389g/13.7oz) or 8-inch (265g/9.34oz) screen sizes, with a 2048×1536 pixel Super AMOLED display. …

US military tests a Tinker Bell-sized drone

There's no standard set for the shape or form of drones, and the Army plans to use that to its advantage. Here's where the Black Hornet Nano comes in. This micro drone, designed by Norway-based firm Prox Dynamics, is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, measuring in at a mere 4 x 1 inches …

Handpick turns Instagram into the world's largest recipe book

Instagram can be hell if you’re hungry. The photo-sharing social network is full of people sharing the delicious dishes they’ve just whipped up as well as ridiculously well posed restaurant fare.<p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>The trouble is, …

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Google's solar plane crashed earlier this month in New Mexico

According to <i>Bloomberg Business</i>, the National Transportation Safety Board is investigating an incident wherein Google's solar-powered Solara 50 plane reportedly crashed shortly after takeoff. The event occurred on May 1st at a private airfield outside of Albuquerque and no injuries were reported. …

Amazon gets grip on gadget for movielike smartphone videos

Grip Gear, which created a handheld gadget to steady smartphone videos, officially launched its first product, the IndieSolo, Friday on Amazon Exclusives.<p>The device from the small Hong Kong startup made a splash at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, with its ability to let users pan, tilt and …

A quick look at the new Google Photos app (video)

Google I/O 2015 is well on its way, and we’ve already gotten a quick overview of everything Google announced during its keynote. Among the many announcements including Android M, Project Brillo, Google Now on Tap, Android Nanodegree and many others, we’ve also taken a first look at Google’s new …

Google Photos

How to install the Android M developer preview

Google on Thursday unveiled Android M, the next version of its popular mobile operating system. The update will revamp app permissions, improve battery life, and make the Google Now personal assistant even smarter. Android M won't be available until this later this year, but you don't have to wait …

Ocushield: A screen protector that protects your eyes more than the screen

It’s easy for us to get consumed in our smartphones, tablets and laptops, considering everything they can do. But the side effects are often overlooked. Eye strain, retinal dysfunction and fatigue can all be caused by using electrical devices too much and at the wrong times of day.<p>A recent study by …

Man on motorbike crashes, lies in road and plays with phone

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>There are moments when I think I've seen it all.<p>That's when I slap my face with a wet tea towel, knowing that something I haven't seen is about to enter my firmament.<p>So it is that I have received wind of a …

Why You Need to Encrypt Your Android Phone Before You Wipe It and Sell It

Android's Factory Reset option is broken and it could compromise your security<p>Of course you're going to factory reset your phone before you give it away or sell it. You don't want all your data sitting on there, right? Unfortunately a new study shows even a full factory reset will leave data behind …

Tesla isn’t disruptive, future is in tiny electric ‘golf carts,’ Harvard scholar says

Friday’s the day we use for the stranger and more oddball stories in our lineup, and one of the more unusual we’ve seen in a while comes from Harvard University.<p>It’s an article — actually a handful of articles — covering research by a scholar of “disruption” who argues that Silicon Valley startup …

Electric Vehicles

Solar Impulse sun-powered plane lands in Japan after weather diversion

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Solar Impulse 2 -- diverted by weather from trying to fly all the way from China to Hawaii without using a drop of fuel -- has landed instead in Japan.<p>The plane, which two pilots aim to fly around the world powered only by the sun, landed late Monday in Nagoya, about 320 kilometers (200 …

Solar Impulse

'Scalp Cooling' System Helps Cancer Patients Keep Hair During Treatment

For Donna Tookes, a breast cancer diagnosis in January 2014 at age 59 came with a devastating realization: She could lose her signature locks.<p>Her hair first became an eye-catching feature when she was 25 and the tresses turned a premature silver. The cancer diagnosis meant chemotherapy, which meant …

Canadian Ticketed for Using an Apple Watch While Driving

There appear to be no laws in the U.S. that expressly ban the use of smartwatches while driving, though safety advocates have been warning about the dangers.<p>A Canadian has the unhappy distinction of apparently being the first motorist to receive a ticket for using a smartwatch while driving.<p>Jeffrey …

Apple Watch

Apple says the Watch's irregular heart rate tracking is intentional

When Apple trotted out its first update for the Watch, fitness mavens were alarmed at the suddenly inconsistent heart rate tracking. Did Cupertino break one of its wearable's signature features? Well, not quite. Apple has posted an updated support page that indicates the change in heart tracking …

Solar Impulse begins its sun-powered flight across the Pacific (update: bad weather)

Solar Impulse has already shown the potential for sun-based aviation in its attempt to fly around the world, but it just embarked on its most ambitious trip yet. Pilot Andre Borschberg has taken off from Nanjing, China on a cross-Pacific flight whose first leg ends in Kalaeloa, Hawaii -- 5,061 …