This levitating pumpkin is the best Jack O' Lantern
Okay, this pumpkin isnt carved but still, its freaking floating in the air! Therefore under the rule known as things that can
These cookies are so beautifully decorated that it's wrong to eat them
Even though all cookies should be eaten so more cookies will be made to be eaten, I would feel
Top photographers explain what modern photography is really about
Award-winning filmmaker and photographer Tyrone Lebon created this neat documentary showing the state of the art of modern photography. The film features
These are the most extraordinary mechanical music boxes I've ever seen
Every time I see a mechanical music box my jaw drops. But when I saw these extraordinary pieces, by 18th
Skateboarders turn an airport into their own personal skatepark
Skaters are great at appropriating architecture as obstacles for amazing maneuvers. But usually you think of the the rails and ledges of
Flying this close to the ground like these paragliders is crazy wild
Anything fun or worth doing usually requires a bit of crazy. But this, this is basically all crazy, which
Cool interactive ad lets you choose between a plain and a badass story
This interactive ad is actually two commercials in one. If you let the video roll, youll end up
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Researchers find a way to listen in on vehicular vibrations
The steady flow of vehicles is noisy enough as it is, but it also gives off a type of noise the human ear cant hear: seismic noise, or the vibration of the ground. Thus, vibrations given off
AT&T and Verizon are upping bandwidth on select data plans
These days we could all use a little more mobile bandwidth, and the folks at AT&T and Verizon are giving us some. Lets break it down, shall we? If youre on an AT&T single-line plan or have
Engadget Expand is all about you. And us. But really, you.
Engadget Expand is our annual event thats all about you -- our fans. Its not your typical tech conference thats priced for people fortunate to have an expense account. We make the event completely FREE thanks to
Lumera lets you post high-res snapshots on Instagram with one click
You are done (DONE!) taking selfies with a phone like some plebeian -- you only take DSLR selfies now, even though its a pain transferring photos using a camera without built-in WiFi. A camera attachment called Lumera
Engadget Daily: Samsung's all-metal phone, a Wii U eulogy and more!
A lot can happen between the time and the sun rises and sets -- especially in the future we live in. So, whats new round these parts? Well, Samsung debuted super thin, all-metal smartphones; our Joseph Volpe
Scientists can make your inner monologue audible
When you hear someone else speak, specific neurons in your brain fire. Brian Pasley and a bunch of his colleagues discovered this at the University of California, Berkeley. And not only that, but those neurons all appeared
ASUS' ROG G751: a properly oversized gaming laptop
So, you noticed that NVIDIA has trotted out its latest GPU architecture and youre wondering if you should retire your old gaming laptop for something with a little more... pep. You arent alone. Every time NVIDIA downsizes
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Where badass fish climb rock cliffs... with their mouths
Some of the worlds toughest rock climbers live on Hawaiis Big Island, where they scale sheer rock the equivalent of a 26-mile vertical marathon.
Google's Schmidt: We don't (yet) have a connection inside your brain
In conversation with Glenn Beck, Googles executive chairman explains that humans can still occasionally be useful -- for now. Originally posted at Technically Incorrect
Rideable Super Mario Kart races into reality (for kids anyway)
A battery-powered Super Mario Kart toy car speeds its way from the video game realm into your home, ready to take young Marios for a spin.
Are selfies causing the spread of head lice?
A lice-removal professional claims selfies are contributing to an increase in the spread of head lice among young people, but for now at least, the link is by no means conclusive.
BBC News suffers spectacular, entertaining camera disaster
One minute youre watching the presenter, the next she begins to disappear. Originally posted at Technically Incorrect
Seth Rogen to helm film on '90s console wars
The star of This is the End and The Green Hornet will help turn the classic battle between 90s video game giants Sega and Nintendo into a cinematic thriller.
880-pound asteroid slams into moon, watch it go boom
The biggest lunar asteroid impact ever recorded on video creates a flash visible from Earth.
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Does Bitrate Really Make a Difference In My Music?
Dear Lifehacker, I hear a lot of arguing about "lossless" and "lossy" music these days, but Im having a hard time
Smigin Lets You Build and Learn Useful Phrases In Different Languages
iOS: If youre traveling internationally—or want to make simple conversation with a non-English speaker—the Smigin app on iOS lets
This Video Explains Four Psychological Terms You May Be Misusing
We sometimes get in the habit of using psychological terms to describe different people, but theres a good chance youre using these words incorrectly. This video explains what the terms psycho, OCD, schizo, and bipolar really mean, and why you
See How Much Candy You or Your Kids Should Eat with This Calculator
With the amount of candy around right now you may want to know how much sugar you
Craft a Better Presentation with Zombie Apocalypse Principles
Weve all daydreamed about how wed react if the undead began rise from their graves and the zombie apocalypse commenced. It would
Reboot Your iPhone Before Being Detained by Police to Disable Touch ID
The Virginia Circuit Court ruled this week that you dont have to give up your passcode to police
Wavemon Monitors Your Raspberry Pi's Wi-Fi from the Command Line
If youre running your Raspberry Pi in headless mode, its difficult to troubleshoot Wi-Fi problems. Raspberry Pi Spy points to
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Bad News for Amazon: Google Play Movies and TV Are Now on Roku
By adding its video service to Roku devices, Google is going after more streaming-content purchases while trying to get a leg up on Amazon.
Gadget Lab Podcast: Modular Phones, Microsoft’s Wearable, and Technology and Stuff
What do you want for Halloween? How about Lollipops? And Nexus devices, and modular phones, and wrist-computers that are not watches? Hold out your goodie bags
Touch and Go
The touchscreen Chrome OS notebook from Lenovo has some appealing hardware on the outside, but the touch display is sub-par, and the internals arent well-suited to the heavier end of the modern web. Hey,
The Apple Watch Just Got the Perfect Rival: Microsoft’s Band
If Microsoft wanted to take a slice out of Apples impending Apple Watch audience, it couldnt have crafted a better plan than with its just-released Microsoft Band.
The Gadgets and Gear We Couldn’t Get Enough of in October
This is the stuff from our lives that we either own and never want to let go, or that we’ve been testing and are totally enamored
HP’s New PC Can Project a Touchscreen Onto Your Desk
Thanks to a depth-sensing camera that points down from the top of it, the HP Sprout will let you scan and manipulate digital objects with your bare
The Best Thing About Microsoft’s Health Platform Is That It’s Not Microsoft-Only
Microsoft has been working on its own health tracking service, Microsoft Health, and a wearable to go along with it, Microsoft Band. Both are available
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Hands On With Microsoft’s New Fitness Wearable, The Band
 Dropping out of left field like a foul fly ball from the Kansas City Royals this week, the Microsoft Band was a surprise. Part fitness band, part computer, part mobile Twitter and
This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: HP Sprout, New Fitbits, And Other Wrist-Worn Tech
 Fitbit announced a few new devices, including the Fitbit Charge and the Fitbit Surge, both of which we’re excited about. Plus, HP is doing all kinds of weird things, not least of
HTC Reports Slim $19.7M Profit For Q3 2014 As Its Rebuilding Efforts Continue
 Things are better for HTC these days, after the Taiwanese phone company eked out a slim $19.6 million (NT$0.6 billion) profit for the third quarter of 2014. That figure represents a drop
Sony Writes Off $1.5B From Its Mobile Division As It Cuts Smartphone Sales Target Again
 Sony replaced the head of its mobile division yesterday, and today its latest earnings report gave a clearer indication of why. Sony’s mobile unit increased its revenue in the last quarter
Samsung Announces The Galaxy A5 And Galaxy A3, Its “Slimmest Smartphones To Date”
 Samsung vowed to introduce more metallic devices when it revealed its disappointing Q3 2014 earnings yesterday, and it wasted no time doing so after announcing the Galaxy A5
This Ambulance Drone Can Fly Into Trouble With First Aid
 A Dutch engineer has created a flying defibrillator for emergency situations. The drone, called the Ambulance Drone, would be stationed at various points in the city. In
Jony Ive Is So Focused On Design He Doesn’t Know Apple’s Key Financial Numbers
 Apple design lead Jony Ive spoke to an audience at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art last night, the Wall Street Journal reports, addressing the difficulties in designing an Apple
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Updated Office For Mac Arriving In 2015, Outlook Updated In The Meantime
Over the past week or so, we have been seeing leaked screenshots of the upcoming Microsoft Office update For OS X.
iFixit Debunks iPhone 6 Plus Reinforcement Claims
According to an earlier report, it was suggested by a Reddit user that Apple might have quietly reinforced the iPhone 6 Plus to address the
Jony Ive: Apple Watch Tougher Project Than The iPhone
Back in September, Apple unveiled the Apple Watch which will be the first wearable from the company. With Apple having revolutionized
Google’s “Copresence” Feature Could Allow Seamless Cross-Platform Communication
There are many different ways in which we can transfer files from one device to another. It can be sent via messaging apps,
Trent Reznor Working On Secret Music Project At Apple
When Apple announced that they had acquired Beats, they also acquired the talent behind the company which included Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre, and Nine Inch Nails’ frontman Trent Reznor.
Apple Could Face Trademark Battle In India Over “iFon”
While the iPhone moniker is one known to many people as being a product from Apple, in some parts of the world that isn’t true. For example
Samsung Announces Assassin’s Creed Unity Bundle With Their Products
So you’re thinking about upgrading your computer with a new SSD or monitor, and you also want to buy a video
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Unsticker.Me Gets Rid of Stickers from Your Facebook Feed
Facebook is great for a lot of things: messaging long-lost friends, reconnecting with distant family members, and virtually catching up with college buddies, among others. What’s not great about it,The post Unsticker.Me Gets Rid of Stickers from Your Facebook Feed
Take Out Your Frustrations on These Anti-Stress Rubber Mushrooms
Got yelled at by your boss today? Got into an argument with your significant other? Just take a deep breath andt grab your anti-stress mushroom and take your frustrations outThe post Take Out Your Frustrations on These Anti-Stress Rubber Mushrooms
Cover Your Laptop’s Camera, Protect Your Privacy with CameraBadge
You never know who’s watching you at any given moment. We’re not talking about strangers or the dude beside you at the coffee shop. Rather, we’re talking about folks who’veThe post Cover Your Laptop’s Camera, Protect Your Privacy with CameraBadge
Now This is Handy: Hair Drying Gloves
These look like your average pair of gloves, but they weren’t made to keep your hands warm and toasty. Instead, a pair of these might soon replace your regular oldThe post Now This is Handy: Hair Drying Gloves appeared first
Deal Of The Day: 39% Off On iPhone 6/6+ Slickwraps
Considering how much trouble Apple’s been through to get you an iPhone 6 that’s as thin as possible, you might not want to make it much thicker with bulky plasticThe post Deal Of The Day: 39% Off On iPhone 6/6+
The Website Helps You Pick What To Watch On Netflix
WhatIsOnNetflix is a great website that ranks Netflix movies in descending order of their IMDB or Rotten Tomatoes ratings. It’s updated once a week, and lets you drill down byThe post The Website Helps You Pick What To Watch On
The One Ring Firering
Lord of the Rings fans, check this out. It’s a firepit, made to look like The Ring. It’s “26 inches in diameter and uses 16 gauge steel with a 12The post The One Ring Firering appeared first on OhGizmo!.
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The Sims Are Having a Better Summer Than You
Even if I dont get an idyillic paradise summer vacation, its good to know my Sims will be having a wonderful time.You see, my virtual Sims will be playing in the brand-new The
You Have Only Seconds : Tornado Gadget You NEED
As we just saw in the disaster in Oklamha, survival comes down to seconds. Having an emergency warning weather alert can make the difference from having time to find shelter when a tornado comes
E- cigs : New Tech For An Old Habit
Who knew but apparently May 31st is “World No Tobacco Day. How should we commemerate the day? Weeeelll, maybe if the smokers among us all Kick the butts and take part in a tobacco-less
What's Next? NextWorth
Believe me, we understand. You want the latest gadgets. We have so many old iPhones, iPods, iPads and game consoles we
Mirror Mirror On The Wall, Who's The Fairest Of Them All?
If you owned the brand-new simplehuman Sensor Mirror, youd know the answer to that question. (Its YOU, btw.)Think of those pull-out mirrors you sometimes find in hotel bathrooms that magnify your face
Put Your iPhone in the 'Vault'
Pelican cases are known to be nearly indestructible; just ask the US Military who uses their equipment. Even if you wont be in a war zone, the iPhone Vault can be
Jabra Revo Wireless
We spotted them first at CES; the new Jabra Revo wireless headphones and have been eagerly anticipating trying them out. We werent disappointed. Heres the good, the bad and the ugly.Good: * Connectivity is
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Deal alert: Black resin Moto X 2014 at $1 with pacts, black leather at $70
There’s no place under the high-end Android sun for three separate Motorola smartphones. Definitely not for three extravagantly priced “flagships”. Someone has to yield a few bucks, at the very least, and that someone can only be the second-generation Moto
Verizon agrees to $64M settlement in class-action suit
A court filing has revealed Verizon is ready to pay $64 million to end a class-action lawsuit. The lawsuit was brought against Verizon Wireless by Family SharePlan subscribers who were over-charged between May 2002 and May 2006 for things like
Dell’s Venue tablet family continues to grow, welcomes new $200 member
Keeping up with all new installments in Dell’s growing Venue tablet franchise is no easy feat, but if you set aside the aging family members, the overpriced models and the pushovers, there are only a few versions standing and worthy
Microsoft Band sold out online already ‘due to overwhelming demand’
It took Microsoft a little longer to burn through its first batch of Bands than Google to sell out of Nexus 6 inventory, but we smell a similar marketing tactic employed. Both Redmond and Mountain View are quoting “overwhelming demand”
Instagram video ads roll out
A year after the company announced it would at some point include video ads, Instagram is now rolling them out. Instagram has begun adding video advertisements to its service, and the ads are between eight and fifteen seconds long. So
Amazon says bad pricing hurt Fire Phone sales
The Fire Phone has not been doing well, despite having some unique features. Amazon launched its first smartphone in June and made it available for $199 before switching the phones price tag to $99 a couple months later. The initial
Samsung goes full metal with mid-range Galaxy A3 and A5 smartphones
We’d be lying if we claimed we didn’t see them coming, as we almost lost count of the times we saw them spilled, leaked and detailed in the past couple of months. But now they’re official, marking Samsung’s formal entry
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