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NASA's new Soundcloud album: Listen to the exploration of space - CNET

NASA has created an album of sounds on Soundcloud, including rocket launches, recordings from space shuttle missions and even a song about water on the moon.

Dyson Unveils a Humidifier That Also Kills Bacteria | WIRED

Dyson introduced its first bladeless fan five years ago. At the time, its “Air Multiplier” technology was a little bit mind-boggling. The fan replaced blades with a smartly-designed air loop that used...

Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Mandarin, Blows Everyone's Mind | WIRED

Think you’re too busy to learn another language? Well, you’re not the CEO of a $205 billion company, and apparently, even this rather demanding job leaves plenty of time to learn some serious...

'Doctor Who' fan builds life-size TARDIS to pop the question - CNET

This redditor and fan of BBC series "Doctor Who" figured out the perfect way to propose to his girlfriend. Of course, she said yes.

This is the trailer for Avengers 2: Age of Ultron and it looks amazing

Comicbook Resources got the trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron, apparently leaked early by Movieweb, and now it appears it has leaked everywhere. It's narrated by Ultron (James Spader), and features all...

British comedy 'IT Crowd' gets another shot at US remake - CNET

Geeky Brits Moss, Roy and Jen will return to TV -- but this time as unappreciated American computer nerds. Can Internet, soccer and quizmaster jokes translate from across the pond?

Tiny camera made from one little Lego brick actually works - CNET

A simple hack turns an itsy-bitsy Lego brick into a working pinhole camera that turns out photo-size for minifigs to enjoy.

The Difference 30 Years Makes: iMac with Retina 5K display vs. the Original Apple Macintosh • Things of Interest

A visual comparison showing the incredible progress made in display technology over the past 30 years.

Forget Cheetah Blades. This Prosthetic Socket Is a Real Breakthrough | WIRED

Infinite Socket brings modern technology and thoughtful design to bear on a long-ignored pain point.

Hands on: Google's Inbox Helps to Organize your Email Life

In the never-ending quest to take control of email, many have tried — but few have succeeded — in automatically separating out the critical from the negligible. Part of the... Keep reading →

Early payment glitches mar Apple Pay launch - CNET

Users have reported issues purchasing items in apps, and Bank of America customers have been seeing double charges. But the problems aren't all Apple's fault.

Facebook Conducts Interview in Chinese

Mark Zuckerberg used to be extremely awkward during presentations. He’s still no Steve Jobs, but he’s gotten way better. In fact, he’s gotten so good, that he’s conducting interviews in... Keep reading →

Vintage Apple computer sells for staggering $750,000 - CNET

One of the 50 original Apple-1 computers built by Steve Wozniak himself sold for a whopping $750,000 at an auction Wednesday.

Pioneering cell transplant helps paralyzed man walk again

Cells harvested from the patient's nose helped return function to a damaged spinal cord

Our First Look at Android Lollipop and the New Nexus Devices | WIRED

We had out first hands-on demo of Google's new version of its Android operating system, Lollipop, this week running on a pair of Nexus devices, the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9. Here's what...

Why Google's Inbox is my new favorite email app

Email is a real pain in the neck, but Google's upcoming email application, Inbox, could dramatically cut the time wasted on the task. VentureBeat got an early hands-on with the application, and Inb...

Vint Launches A Monthly Subscription Service Offering Unlimited On-Demand Fitness Training | TechCrunch

Two months after bringing its fitness marketplace to San Francisco, Vint is introducing a new way for users to set up 1-on-1 workout sessions with trainers in..

Inbox by Gmail - the inbox that works for you

Android 5.0 Lollipop to launch November 3 -- report - CNET

A purported note to app developers obtained by Android Police claims Google's mobile OS will lick it way to devices next month.

SOSVentures Takes On Y Combinator With A Pure Biotech Accelerator | TechCrunch

International VC firm SOSVentures is capitalizing on the now buzz worthy biotech investment trend with the creation of IndieBio, the first accelerator to focus on just life sciences. Y Combinator raised a...

Twitter Introduces Fabric, A Toolkit For Developers To Build Apps On Its Platform | TechCrunch

At Twitter’s Flight conference this morning, Dick Costolo’s introduced Fabric, a set of APIs aimed at developers to encourage them to build apps and services on top of the Twitter platform. In the...

The Big Lebowski painted after classic art works

I love Joe Forkan's The Lebowski Cycle, a series of oil paintings that uses frames of The Big Lebowski to reference artwork by classic painters like Caravaggio, Velázquez or David. I would like...

Boostable Gets $3.2M, Its Ads Get More Sales For Your Event, Crowdfund, Or Online Store | TechCrunch

Boostable doesn’t have to sell its ads. Marketplaces sell them for it. Ticket, crowdfunding, and ecommerce marketplaces make money when their users sell..

Sprint undercuts AT&T, Verizon with $20, 1GB family data plan - CNET

At $20, Sprint is offering twice as much data as Verizon and more than three times the data as AT&T.

Google unveils Gmail alternative: 'Inbox' - CNET

Google revitalized webmail in 2004 when it debuted Gmail, and now it's trying to do it again with a new take on the old Web stalwart, called Inbox.

Apple Pay’s First TV Ad Is A World Series Spot From MasterCard And MLB | TechCrunch

Apple’s new payment system is live, and Apple Pay has already garnered more attention than most mobile payment efforts to date. It also has a new ad, which aired yesterday during the...

Progress Software Buys Telerik for $262.5M As Buying Spree Continues | TechCrunch

In a deal today involving two companies with links to the Boston area, Progress Software, which helps companies build business software, announced it was buying Telerik for $262.5M. Telerik’s portfolio includes a...

Glamsquad Raises $7 Million For On-Demand Hair Styling And Beauty Services | TechCrunch

New York-based Glamsquad, an on-demand beauty business now headed by Gilt Groupe co-founder Alexandra Wilkis Wilson who joined earlier this year as co-founder and CEO, has now raised $7 million in Series...

How Disney is making Star Wars: Commander better by letting its developers go wild

Disney is using hackathons to test out new ideas, and it could mean that fans will get their most-requested features very soon.

Effective security techniques we don't follow enough | ZDNet

In almost every security incident there's some best practice that someone didn't follow. Here are six security technologies and techniques that would help in these cases.

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