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OnePlus One to ditch its old Android OS for a fresh breath of Oxygen

Android fans were certainly excited to hear that one of the most interesting flagship handsets of 2014 ran one of the most popular custom Android ROMs out of the box, but the partnership between OnePlus and Cyanogen doesn’t seem to be working out anymore. Show More Summary

Watch a man on a motorcycle get hit by a car and land on his feet, all in first-person

I could have made a list of all the reasons why I would never personally own a motorcycle and carry the list around in case anyone ever asked, but now I can just point to this terrifying video instead. DON’T MISS: How to make a four-year-old...Show More Summary

Qantas to offer first-class travelers a virtual reality experience

Australian airline Qantas has teamed up with Samsung to give travelers a virtual reality experience both on the ground and in the air. Qantas will be providing the passenger lounges and planes, while Samsung will be providing the VR headsets... Show More Summary

BIG LEAK: Leaked schematics may have revealed the Galaxy S6's bold new design

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 smartphone is expected to feature a new design and improved build quality, some of the aspects that were criticized in preceding Galaxy S models. While the South Korean company has yet to announce the handset, Samsung...Show More Summary

Avengers: Age of Ultron Nerf Thor Battle Hammer

Only those who are worthy can lift Mjolnir but anybody can lift the Avengers: Age of Ultron Nerf Thor Battle Hammer so it’s easy for you to feel like a Thunder God. Are you worthy? It doesn’t matter because none of those pesky Asgardian rules apply to this particular hammer. Of course, it also won’t […]

Skyshot Helikite provides a simpler alternative to aerial drone photography

2 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

It's certainly no secret that consumer drones are proving to be extremely popular for shooting aerial videos. That said, the things still aren't perfect – you can't fly them for more than about 25 minutes per battery charge, pre-flight...Show More Summary

The Midnight Guardian of the Serene Seas

2 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

An AV-8B Harrier jet sits on the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island, somewhere on the South China Sea on January 26th 2015. Waiting, and ready. Read more...

Beautiful New Photo of the Mouth of the Beast Nebula

2 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The European Southern Observatory has published a new Very Large Telescope photo of the cometary globule CG4 or, as they call it, The Mouth of the Beast. Read more...

Microsoft Outlook For iOS And Android Also Plays Nice With Gmail, Yahoo And Dropbox

Well, that didn’t take long. After Microsoft bought the hit email app Acompli (it was even one of our favourite apps of last year) last month, they turned it around pretty quickly into an official Outlook app for iOS and Android. Outlook joins Office as Microsoft continues its mobile software push beyond Windows Phone. More »      

BMW Remote Unlock Wasn’t Using Secure HTTP

10 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Hack a Day

Ah, the old HTTP versus HTTPS. If you want to keep people out, that trailing ‘S’ should be the first thing you do, especially if you’re trying to keep people out of a luxury automobile. It turns out that BMW screwed up on that one. BMW...Show More Summary

This Video Lets You Travel at the Speed of Light (Sort Of)

57 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Riding Light is a 45-minute short film/animation that attempts to recreate what it would be like to hitch a ride on the back of a photon and travel from the core of the sun to beyond the orbit of Jupiter. Be prepared to feel completely insignificant. Read more...

The Big Picture: The mouth of an interstellar beast

While Hubble certainly has the advantage out there in low Earth orbit, its ground-based counterparts have also been capturing their own mesmerizing shots of the universe. Take, for example, this image of the cometary globule CG4 taken by ESO's Very L...

9 of the Best Holograms of All Time

1 hour agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Holograms are here. At least that's what Microsoft wants you to think with its HoloLens headset and Windows Holographic software. But holograms are no new thing, especially if you consider the mountains of science fiction fodder that has been dedicated to the subject. Read more...

Siretoco Baby Panda Donuts Could Be The Cutest Donuts EVAR!

Now you can face your inner panda and eat it too, thanks to Siretoco Donuts and their sweet Panda-tastic variation on Toad In The Hole. Not only are the donuts delicious, they provide full value for your dollar since you're not paying for empty space.

Sticky Actuators Use Air to Move Inanimate Objects: Noobmatics

A group of researchers from the MIT and the University of Tokyo managed to breathe life into everyday objects with a cheap and easy-to-use pneumatic device. They call their invention the Sticky Actuator, a small plastic…

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