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NASA To Fire Nuclear Weapons At Incoming Asteroids

06/23/2015, The possibility of humans being extinct because of an asteroid colliding with the earth is a possibility, although I would like to think that before something like that happens, it would be us humans who would wipe each other out beforehand instead....

Elephone P9000 To Arrive This October As Deca-Core Handset

06/22/2015, From a single core to a dual core, and now quad-core handsets being extremely common, where else does the world of smartphone manufacturing go? Well, it looks like deca-core would be the next step in the evolution of smartphone chipsets – and the...

LeanChair Wants You To Give Up Your Standing Desk

06/22/2015, As people gradually came to grips with the potential health risks of sitting on a chair all day, which is inevitable for most people who work desk jobs, the time came to come up with an alternative and thus the standing desk was invented. It’s just...

Space Case 1 Is A Smart Suitcase For Your Travels

06/22/2015, Smart suitcases aren’t exactly new. We have seen some efforts in the past, and just a couple of months ago Samsung and Samsonite teamed up to create a line of smart suitcases as well, so basically there are plenty of options that one can choose from....

California High School Instants Gunfire Pinpoint Security System

06/21/2015, Earlier this year we reported that a new security system was developed that could accurately pinpoint where a gun has been fired thanks to the sound of gunshots and muzzle flashes. Well it looks like over in California, a high school will be the first in...

In Sweden When You Save A Life, You Get A Text

06/21/2015, Most people donate blood for altruistic reasons which is basically to save a life. By ensuring that blood banks are always stocked with all sorts of blood types, hospitals will be able to save the lives of patients who desperately need a blood...

Twitter Launches Product Pages To Get You To Shop

06/21/2015, It’s no secret that Twitter has ambitions to become a place where you spend you money to shop for things and it has taken a new step towards that goal with the launch of product and place pages, these pages will allow Twitter users to discover and...

What Is Qualcomm Quick Charge + How It (Really) Works

06/18/2015, With very slow (but somewhat steady) battery capacity growth in an ever-connected world, it is clear that users are more battery-life conscious than ever before. The next best thing to “more battery capacity” is “faster charging” – ideally you...

Expired QR Code On Heinz Bottle Leads To Porn Website

06/18/2015, QR codes are fun to scan and many companies rely on them to lead customers to their websites or to websites where they are currently running some kind of competition. However if there is a lesson that should be learnt is that these companies need to learn...

FCC Wants To Subsidize Broadband For Low-Income Households

06/18/2015, There are many of us who probably take our internet at home and on our phones for granted simply because we can afford to pay for them. However there are just as many out there who are scraping by on minimum wage and who prioritize their money on more...

Fahrenheit 2451 Helps Preserve Data For All Time

06/18/2015, I would suppose that if there was one particular thing which we all fear where our data is concerned, it would be this – the permanent and irrevocable loss of it. This is why it is so important to have backups, and one would not be deemed to be...

Samsung Petitions Appeals Court To Reconsider Ruling On Damages

06/18/2015, Apple and Samsung have fought a long and very costly legal battle but it was the Korean company that ended up being slapped with a ruling to uphold damages awarded to Apple. Samsung has now petitioned the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear...

Those Cat Videos You Watch Might Be Good For Your Mental Health

06/18/2015, We’re sure on more than one occasion you have probably watched a cat video on Facebook or YouTube. Those videos might be inane but for some reason they are entertaining and usually make you feel pretty good towards the end. Well if your friends or...