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The Worst Bugs in OS X Yosemite and How to Fix Them

There's a lot to like about OS X Yosemite, Apple's brand-new, super-powerful operating system of the future, but a quick glance around the software's official support forums shows that not all users are having a trouble-free experience. If you're struggling with strange bugs and quirks in Yosemite then these are the fixes you can try. Read more...

3D-Printable Cookie Monster and Grover Figures Hit the MakerBot Store

The first series of Sesame Street characters to hit the MakerBot Digital Store weren't exactly its A-list residents. We all love Snuffleupagus, but he can't hold a candle to Big Bird. So thankfully Series 2 is finally here, just in time for Halloween, bringing with it some bigger Sesame Street stars you can 3D print at home including Grover and Cookie Monster. Read more...

This Lego hot rod is sleek, slow and low

Builder Biczzz has been at making custom cars for about 8 years now and his latest creation is a smooth hot rod named Gold Dust. I really like the stance of the car as it captures that bonkers, touch of chrome, frame rail scraping style that always pisses off the classic car guys. Read more...

A Robot Can Love Too in the Trailer for Sci-Fi Thriller Ex Machina

Here's the trailer for Ex Machina, a sci-fi thriller about a young programmer selected to serve as the human component in a Turing Test on a robot. A really hot lady robot. Read more...

Study: Solar Energy Will Be as Cheap as Fossil Fuel Energy by 2016

A new study on solar energy from Deutsche Bank bears very good news. Thanks to technology and innovation, solar energy will be just as cheap as energy from fossil fuels by 2016. That's basically tomorrow, and it's awesome. Read more...

iMac With Retina 5K Display Review: Do Those Extra Pixels Really Matter?

Resolution is often misunderstood. You instinctively know that you want more of it, even when its real utility doesn't live up to the marketing hype. And Apple's new $2500 iMac has a lot of hype to live up to. Read more...

Last Night's South Park Nailed Why Drones Are So Totally Creepy

"Do you have any idea how much fun we can have with this thing? We can spy on EVERYONE," declared Cartman on last night's episode of South Park. This week's show took on the problems with drones. One of which being they are so totally creepy. Read more...

Watch This Haunted Poster Come To Life and Scare the Hell Out of People

Giant poster ads are bad enough. But they're even worse when they suddenly come to life and attack you. As far as terrifying pranks go, this one is pretty high up there. And it just keeps getting better. Read more...

No, it's not just you: Instagram is down across the board (and right during prime commuter Instagram

No, it's not just you: Instagram is down across the board (and right during prime commuter Instagram hour, too!). We'll update when it returns. Read more...

4 Ways Hurricane Sandy Is Still Transforming NYC's Infrastructure

Hurricane Sandy made landfall two years ago last night, sparking one of the largest and most expensive natural disasters New York has ever seen. In the 24 months since, New York has changed in dozens of unexpected ways—and it's just going to change more. Read more...

Download Over $100 In Premium Android Apps For Free Today

Amazon's Android Appstore is back with another terrific promotion for Halloween. From now until November 1, you can get 39 different paid Android apps absolutely free, with no strings attached. Read more...

LG's New Smartphone Display Has the World's Thinnest 0.7mm Bezel

The best way to maximize the screen real estate on a smartphone without turning it into a massive phablet is to whittle away as much of the wasted space around the display as possible. And with its new 5.3-inch full HD LCD panel, LG has managed to reduce the size of the display's bezel to just 0.7mm—which is thinner than a credit card. Read more...

Tim Cook: I’m Proud To Be Gay

Tim Cook has written an editorial for Bloomberg Businessweek today which speaks frankly about his sexual orientation. "Let me be clear," he explains. "I'm proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me." Read more...

The Wallops Island launch facility, viewed from the air the day after the Orbital Science Antares ro

The Wallops Island launch facility, viewed from the air the day after the Orbital Science Antares rocket exploded right after liftoff. The photo was taken by the Wallops Incident Response Team on Wednesday October 29th. [ NASA/Terry Zaperach ] Read more...

Lenovo Now Officially Owns Motorola

Back in January, Lenovo announced that it was going to buy Motorola Mobility from Google for $2.91 billion. Now, the deal's signed and sealed. Read more...

A Secret Policy Lets the UK Suck Up Any Bulk NSA Data It Wants

As if having all that public data squirrelled away by the NSA wasn't bad enough, a new report by Liberty UK reveals that Britain's intelligence services can take any of it, whenever it wants, without a warrant. Read more...

Nintendo Is Developing a Non-Wearable to Track Sleep and Fatigue

While the world and his dog builds wearables of all kinds, Nintendo seems to be headed in a different direction. The ccompany's CEO, Satoru Iwata, tells Reuters that a newly created healthcare division is building a sleep and fatigue tracker—that you won't wear. Read more...

FAA: Fly a Drone Over Big Sport Events and You'll Face Prison

If you spend your weekends flying drones, be careful you don't stray too close to a ball game: the FAA has issued a warning which warms of large fines or imprisonments if your UAV strays too close to large sports venues. Read more.....

Google Glass Is Now Banned From Movie Theaters Across the U.S.

Google Glass is often viewed with disdain in public spaces, and now that includes the cinema. The Motion Picture Association of America and the National Association of Theater Owners have decided to ban the device and its ilk from movie theaters nationwide. Read more...

Good morning!

Good morning! Sadly, you don't get to see the new day in in quite the same way as NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman. He snapped this sunrise from the International Space Station just the other day. You're allowed to be jealous. [NASA] Read more...

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