Scientists reveal new vision of Earth 4 billion years ago
The Hadean and Eoarchean epochs were the real hell on Earth. For millions of years, our planet was heavily bombarded by
The Most Charming Alien Invasion You'll Ever Witness
When an alien from the distant planet Hondo comes to Earth with a plan to destroy all civilization, he does what any Earth-invading alien would do: He joins a bluegrass band. Thats the plot of the 2013 film The History
Guy jumps off a building, slides down a roof and lands on stairs for fun
Ethan Swanson, the lunatic making this ridiculous roof jump, is a professional stunt man, so he
The closest thing on Earth to the Battlestar Galactica's flight deck
Cool image of "pilots and plane captains make preparations for flight on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS
The coolest, nerdiest Lotto result ever just happened: 9 10 11 12 13 37
I thought this was some kind of joke but no, its actually the results for the German
This Danish Punk Band Just Went Country…And That’s A Good Thing
For any band, shifting musical direction is a huge moment. For some it definitely works—could you imagine The Beatles pumping
The Plan to Save Bluefin Tuna By Using Science to Farm It On Land
The bluefin tuna is a magnificent creature. A silvery torpedo, it grows as big as 1,000 pounds,
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FCC head chastises Verizon for throttling unlimited data plans
Not happy that Verizon is going to throttle unlimited LTE data plans? Youre not alone. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has just sent a letter to Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead criticizing the carrier for the new policy.
Sony explains what to expect tomorrow in the PlayStation Now open beta for PS4
Sonys had limited tests of its cloud-based gaming service running for the last few months, but its taking PlayStation Now to the next level tomorrow by letting anyone with a PS4 (thats in the US or Canada)
The top 9 wearables you can buy right now
Engadget Daily: Snapchat's hefty price tag, life on the ISS and more!
Today, we ponder Snapchats estimated worth of $10 billion, look at life on the ISS, round up nine of our favorite wearables and learn about an app that lets you video call your doctor. Read on for Engadgets
NomadPlus turns your iPhone's wall plug into an external battery
If youre tired of lugging around both an external battery pack and a power adapter to keep your iPhone running, todays your lucky day. Nomad (the company behind the ChargeCard) has started taking pre-orders for the NomadPlus,
If you're part of the 'younger set with high income,' you might like this purple potato
Potato breeding programs at Michigan State University and Texas A&M have been churning out modified spuds for the better part of a decade, if not longer, but thanks to A&Ms Creighton Miller, we now have a better
1Password log-ins are coming to third-party iOS apps
The popular log-in repository 1Password is about to get a lot more useful on iOS devices. AgileBits has revealed an extension for using the add-on in third-party iOS apps -- if the developer chooses to build in
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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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The Flag-Filled Workspace
Flickr user Terry Landers (a.k.a. Lordgort141) sure likes flags...and monitors. His workspace is set up so there are screens and flags everywhere.Read more...
Pick the Second Cheapest Wine at a Restaurant for the Best Value
Wine has so many varieties and varying degrees of value that it can be intimidating to order when youre out to dinner. Gerald Morgan Jr, Sommelier at Simplified Wine, has some tips on choosing and ordering wine that can help
Credit Karma Offers Free Weekly Credit Reports and Monitoring
Credit Karma is one of our favorite free services for monitoring your own credit and keeping your identity safe . Now
Enjoy Some Fine Art with These Wallpapers from the Met
This week, the Metropolitan Museum of Art put 400,000 high-resolution images from their collection up for download. So, to give
Deadspin Man Seeks Girls To Host Fantasy Football Draft, Possibly While Topless | Gawker Truvada: It
Deadspin Man Seeks Girls To Host Fantasy Football Draft, Possibly While Topless | Gawker Truvada: Its Time To Take the Fucking Pill | Gizmodo The Business Behind Fake Hollywood Money | io9 The 13 Greatest Science Fiction Comedies Of All
Remove Egg Shells From a Mixing Bowl by Wetting Your Fingers First
Youre preparing a cake or getting ready to scramble some eggs and it happens: you spot a teeny,
Opt Out of Amazon Prime’s Free Two-Day Shipping, Earn $1 Video Credit
If youre an Amazon Prime subscriber, you can choose a no-rush shipping option during checkout and earn $1
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A Dongle That Lets You Squeeze More Connections From Hotel Wi-Fi
If you plug in a Wi-Fi adapter like the Panda Ultra Wireless N USB Adapter ($11), you can pay just once to get Wi-Fi to all of your web connected gadgets.
An Infrared iPhone Case That Lets You See Through Walls and in the Dark
The FLIR One infrared iPhone case can help pinpoint the position of pipe clogs, identify leaks before they damage wood and walls, find weak spots in your homes insulation, and see if there are raccoons hiding in your shrubs.
Apple Gives Its Retina MacBook Pros a Back-to-School Spec Boost
Just in time for back-to-school season, Apple has updated its MacBook Pro line with improved specs, including speedier Intel processors and lowered price tags.
Record on the Go With This Affordable External iPhone Mic
Measuring about 2.5 inches square and a half an inch deep, the Mikey Digital is small enough to stow in a pocket or backpack. The $100 multi-purpose mic is suited for recording the occasional podcast, your bands rehearsals, or interviews
Facebook’s New Save Button Is Actually Useful
With the new Save Links feature, Facebooks main iOS app finally gets a built-in bookmarking service.
Doesn’t Play Nice
Entry level and gaming machine arent phrases that normally go together, and Lenovo isnt typically a manufacturer that goes with either of them.
This Ultra-Foldable Commuter Bike Is Also Ultra-Spendy
Dahons $5,000 folding bike, the Mu Rohloff, is designed to be tougher than other everyday commuters. It can also fold and unfold quicker.
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The Philips Hue Tap Proves An Elegant Accessory For Connected Smart Lights
 The Philips Hue system provides lighting that you can control with your smartphone, and automate with location gating and time-based alarms. But for all its fancy magic, I still find myself using
Pronto.ly’s Contactless Ultrasound Transfer Tech Aims To Best NFC
 Microphone: check. Speaker: check… Israeli startup Pronto.ly is working on a universal alternative to NFC that relies on high pitched soundwaves to perform a contactless handshake. Read More
The Modbook Pro X Turns Your Retina MacBook Pro Into A Graphics Tablet
 Modbook has been making tablets out of Mac portables for years, combining the Apple computers with Wacom digitizers to let digital artists have all-in-one graphics-creating powerhouses that run full OS X software
Xiaomi’s One More Thing
 The young electronics company Xiaomi is exploding in China and seems posed to take over the world. In the four short years since its founding, Xiaomi has become the electronics brand
The Vocca Light Switch Is A Modern-Day Clapper
 Smart bulbs, like the ones that come with the Philips Hue lighting system, are pretty cool… until you realize that physically flipping the switch is sometimes faster than unlocking your
The SBrick Expands Your Lego Universe
 Lego (or, if you’re pedantic, LEGO) is lot’s of fun. Lego Mindstorms is more fun. But what if you want to go to maximum fun? That’s where the Brick comes in. This
Sony RX-100 Mark III Review: The Best Compact Camera Gets A Lot Better
 Sony built the best compact camera in the world with the original RX-100 – now it’s on the third-generation, and it isn’t resting on its laurels. The latest edition has a pop-up
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BlackBerry Prompts Developers To Prep Their Apps For The Passport
The BlackBerry Passport when first announced managed to raise a few eyebrows. Its odd choice for a 1:1 display was questionable, although it seems that
Canon India Posts Teaser On Facebook
Recently we have been hearing rumors that Canon could be getting ready to announce the successor to the Canon EOS 7D camera. This is thanks to a
VLC For Windows Phone One Step Closer To Release
According to a report the other day, it was suggested that the VLC app for Windows Phone could be released early August. Given that we’re almost at the end
Office Touch For Windows And Windows Phone Expected Soon
Earlier this year, Microsoft released Office for iPad ahead of their own touch-friendly version for Windows. In fact there have been some rumors suggesting that Microsoft could be working
NomadPlus Turns Your iPhone Charger Into A Portable Battery Pack
Battery packs are a pretty common sight these days and we reckon that we’ll continue seeing them around for a while, at least until smartphone OEMs can
Modbook Pro X Is A Tablet That Runs On OS X
There have been talks in the past about how Apple could be interested in the idea of a hybrid device, like a MacBook laptop with
Neverwinter MMORPG Coming To Xbox One In 2015
One of the ways to draw attention to a gaming platform would be by announcing games for it that could have the potential of attracting more gamers.
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Deal Of The Day: 95% Off On Productive Design Mac Bundle
Are you a graphic designer? There are tons of tools that will not only make your life easier, but that some may actually consider essential to the carrying of yourThe post Deal Of The Day: 95% Off On Productive Design
Just What We Need: This Seatbelt Jolts Drowsy Drivers to Their Senses
Numerous car accidents are caused by having a sleepy driver at the wheel. Whether they had a particularly long day or are driving long-distance, the risks remain the same. Driving while drowsyThe post Just What We Need: This Seatbelt Jolts Drowsy Drivers
Mini Me, Mini You: Shapify 3D Selfie
  Taking selfies one step farther and giving them the 3D treatment is Shapify. Their service lets you turn your self-portraits into a three-dimension action figure that you can proudlyThe post Mini Me, Mini You: Shapify 3D Selfie appeared first
Theradome Helmet Stimulates Hair Growth By Shooting Lasers At Your Scalp
Hair loss can be a pain to deal with. There are many hair growing treatments available, ranging from non-invasive shampoos and topicals to the excruciatingly-invasive hair plugs and implants. SomewhereThe post Theradome Helmet Stimulates Hair Growth By Shooting Lasers At
Silent Beacon Lets You Call For Help When You Need It
You can think of the Silent Beacon as a panic button of sorts that you can take with you. It’s a small, handy gadget that looks like a control forThe post Silent Beacon Lets You Call For Help When You
Smart Keychain Is Your New Best Friend
Smartphones, smart cars, smart watches, smart glasses…in case you haven’t noticed, everything is being upgraded to smart status these days. Another thing to add to that list is the SmartThe post Smart Keychain Is Your New Best Friend appeared first
Top Office Accessories for the Coolest Workspace
Every weekday, our friends at Faveable compile a list of awesome gadgets and gear that men would love to discover. Tired of all the boring stuff you have got lying around onThe post Top Office Accessories for the Coolest Workspace appeared first
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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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Amazon talks about goal of lowering e-book prices
The Amazon Books Team has provided specific details about e-commerce giant Amazon’s objectives regarding e-book pricing.The post Amazon talks about goal of lowering e-book prices appeared first on GadgeTell.
Flickr to launch new commercial licensing program amidst competition
Yahoo’s photo-sharing and storage service, Flickr, has just announced the rollout of a new licensing program whose purpose is to help its users have their work discovered by the right agencies and generate revenue through commercial licensing.The post Flickr to
Xiaomi leads Chinese smartphone sales in Q2, Android eclipses iOS worldwide
Need some fresh hard evidence Xiaomi, which just took the wraps off the immensely promising Mi 4, is a name to be reckoned with in the smartphone scene? According to Kantar’s latest research data, the China-based OEM conquered its domestic
Moon Violet, Burgundy Red LG G3 models available in August in ‘select markets’
Given it accommodates essentially the finest components an Android device maker can gain access to nowadays, Quad HD display and Snapdragon 801 processor included, plus an exquisite, nearly edge-to-edge, one-of-a-kind design, it’s hard to picture the LG G3 could get
‘On 2 Bean Bags’ reviews the MiP balancing robot
The On 2 Bean Bags girls love souvenirs, and thats exactly what we got with MiP. The adorable balancing robot was exhibiting at the WowWee booth at CE Week, and we couldnt help but take him home. Check out all
Klipsch introduces Reference R6m in-ear monitor
Klipsch has launched its Reference R6m in-ear monitor, a universal headphone for any device. The product joins Klipschs other Reference Series headphones: the R6 and R6i.The post Klipsch introduces Reference R6m in-ear monitor appeared first on GadgeTell.
NomadPlus upgrades Apple wall chargers with battery power
Although I’m not an Apple user, I greatly admire the thought and design that go into Apple’s best products. They look good, what can I say? While many accessories out there complement and flow with Apple’s svelte designs, some do
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