And it could be sent to explore the surface of Mars. Remember Atlas, the amazing and slightly spine-chilling android that Boston Dynamics has entered into DARPA's Robotics Challenge as a kind of future super-soldier? He's got competition. Show More Summary
George Clooney's sexuality is frequent fodder for the tabloids, but the superstar actor doesn't feel the need to deny being gay. The Oscar winner recently opened up to Esquire U.K. about his sexuality in the cover story for the magazine's January 2014 issue. "[A headline read] 'George Clooney’s Gay-Gay-Gay.' And I said, 'I’m gay-gay. Show More Summary
In the late 1980s, otherwise known as the Before Lexus LS Era, American car shoppers didn’t have many choices for big Japanese luxury sedans. You had the Toyota Cressida, the Nissan Maxima, and that was pretty much it (nitpickers might add the Mitsubishi Diamante to this list, since it was possible to buy one in […]
The last time NASA's methane-fueled Morpheus lander took to the skies without training wheels (read: a tether), it didn't go too well. Unless crashing and burning was the plan all along, that is. The Morpheus team have been beavering away since that...
While TTAC typically covers at least three of the major US auto shows and a couple foreign ones, usually by proxy in the latter cases, we have never formally sent anyone to SEMA or PRI. This is changing for 2013, courtesy of NASA racer and Great Lakes Region Instructor Of The Year, Melissa Davis, who […]
The draw has been made, and the 2014 World Cup now feels closer than ever. Over the following slides, we deliver a roundup of all the latest news and gossip concerning next summer's tournament in Brazil. Read about Fabio Capello writing...Show More Summary
We already know that Toyota is planning to update its midsize sedan for the 2015 model year, and now we know why. The Detroit News is reporting that the automaker plans to change its best-selling sedan to address the Camry's...
You might say this timer app looks dirt simple, but dirt is a bit more complicated than Timer Minder for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The good part is the app is actually useful (okay, not quite as useful as dirt, but dirt has quite a lot of practice). If you need a timer app, this one is worth the investment.
I'm just going to say it: The 2014 Toyota Venza isn't much of a looker. Some call the Venza a wagon while others say it's a large hatchback, but it's certainly not a head-turner. If you can get past the...
Steam Mobile, the iOS app that lets you buy games and stay in touch with the Steam community from your iPhone or iPad, has been given a new UI for iOS 7. It also adds some new features (notably offline chat) and stability improvements. The user-interface retains the dark color scheme, but has a flatter […]
Nothing makes a better gift than an iPhone, but if money’s an issue this Christmas, consider going to T-Mobile. Just in time for the holidays, T-Mobile is dropping the upfront price of an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c to just … Read more ›
When NASA’s Juno spacecraft flew past Earth on Oct. 9, 2013, it received a boost in speed of more than 8,800 mph (about 7.3 kilometer per second), which set it on course for a July 4, 2016, rendezvous with Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system. read more
One of the stars of Belgium’s World Cup qualification campaign and a player tipped for stardom, it looks like Kevin De Bruyne is keen to force his way out of Chelsea, in order to gain more playing opportunities. Belgian newspaper Nieuwsblad reports today that Kevin De Bruyne is eager to leave Stamford Bridge and will ask [...]
This is a post from Skymania News - Space and astronomy news and advice NASA scientists have identified the site of an ancient freshwater lake on Mars that could once have been home to alien life. NASA finds Mars lake could have been...Show More Summary
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed to scientists slender dark markings -- possibly due to salty water – that advance seasonally down slopes surprisingly close to the Martian equator. read more
“All in one rhythm” may be the slogan for the 2014 World Cup, but the phrase can’t exactly be applied to fans' predictions for FIFA’s showcase event. Opinions are varied on who will lift the world’s most recognised trophy on Jul. 13 next year. Show More Summary
We already knew George Clooney was an American hero, but now the righteously ravishing actor has gone international! The Gravity star recently released a pretty heavy video; he sent a message to Ukrainian protestors to keep on keeping on!! In case you haven't been paying attention, Ukraine ALMOST made agreements to position itself closer to the European [...]
This how-to guide from IT Harvest covers 5 Best Practices for BYOD and includes a checklist for developing flexible, yet secure BYOD policy. Click here to go download this new ebook today! iPhones, iPads, Android-powered devices, and Windows phones have grown into powerful computing platforms, and their use allows enterprise employees to connect to work [...]
The 10th edition of the FIFA Club World Cup gets underway Wednesday in Morocco. The best of every continent will converge on the North African country for 10 days of competitive action. The competition is made up of the current champions...Show More Summary