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Wrangling push notifications: Control your phone before it controls you

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably been there. Buzzed, dinged, and blooped to death. For as incredible as smartphones are, their ability to notify you about anything and everything can quickly become a nightmare. Early on, in simpler...Show More Summary

Simplicam First Home Monitoring System to feature Face Detection

The world has yet another home monitoring system. Fortunately, every new camera that comes out seems to be more user-friendly. Simplicam is no different, offering you home monitoring from anywhere, while making sure that the only alerts you receive are the relevant ones. Show More Summary

Standalone Kinect For Xbox One Coming In October

Not long ago, Microsoft took the Kinect out of some of its Xbox One bundles, dropping the price of the console to $499 (in Australia) and giving devs extra power to play with. If you got one of those and want to add a Kinect later, you’ll be able to in October for $US150. More »      

MIT scientists create new method of sorting cells using sound waves

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Researchers from MIT, Carnegie Mellon University and Pennsylvania State University have developed a novel technique of separating cells with the use of a gentle sound wave. The technique could potentially be used to screen a patient's...Show More Summary

Renault unveils high performance GT racer with its own championship

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

After a couple of teasers, Renault has finally unveiled its Renault Sport RS 01. The GT Racer packs 500 hp under the bonnet and tops out at 300 km/h (186 mph). It will compete in its own single-model championship called the Renault Sport...Show More Summary

Rdio, Songza and other music services won't eat your T-Mobile data

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

T-Mobile's Music Freedom initiative raised a few eyebrows when the Uncarrier revealed it a few months ago - it granted most-favored nation status to a handful of music streaming services so whatever data they used wouldn't count against your monthly...

The Ingenious Way the Ancient Egyptians Should Have Built the Pyramids

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

More than 4,000 years ago, a minority of ancient Egyptians set a majority to work building some of the oldest human-made structures in the world. It seems like we've been debating about how they did it ever since: Water? Animal labor? Magic? A team of researchers thinks they've found the best explanation yet. Read more...

DEFCON: Blackphone

Despite being full of techies and people doing interesting things with portable devices, you don’t want to have an active radio on you within a quarter-mile of DEFCON. The apps on your phone leak personal data onto the Internet all the...Show More Summary

Incredibly cool GoPro video shows what it’s like to speed through Arizona canyons on a jet ski

What we love about GoPro videos is that they give us a first-person look at incredible sights and daring stunts that we ourselves might not want to go through. A terrific GoPro video recently posted on YouTube shows us some gorgeousShow More Summary

Facebook Really Wants You to Stop Being Pissed About Messenger

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Facebook wants you to know Messenger isn't spying on you. Read more...

iWatch reportedly set to debut in September

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Apple's iWatch has been the longest-rumored product since... well, probably since that fabled iTV that never materialized. But it looks like the Apple wearable is going to become official – very soon... Continue Reading iWatch reportedly...Show More Summary

The Times of India wants access to its journalists' social networks

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Over the past few years, social networks have become an extremely powerful tool for every journalist, whether it's here in the United States or elsewhere across the world. But social networks like Twitter and Facebook aren't just a venue for sharing...

GAEMS Vanguard – video games are moving away from the couch

Is playing video games the best part of your day? Do you wish you didn’t have to be home in your living room or at your desk to play? Using your phone to play an app-version of a game that would be far more exhilarating on a bigger screen is only so much fun. What if you had a portable gaming station that had everything you needed to play your...

'All Together Now' is a Fox sitcom about friends who unplug

8 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Time spent with friends is supposed to be cherished. Nowadays, however, the existence of things like Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter make those moments a little less special for some people, namely because they keep their eyes hooked to...

This is the phone Sony will launch to take on Apple’s iPhone 6

After several years of complete and total domination by Samsung and Apple, a handful of rival device makers are finally starting to see some gains in the global smartphone market. Huawei and Lenovo have experienced some solid growthShow More Summary

Milwaukee Wants to Turn Foreclosed Homes Into Part of Its Sewer System

8 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

When it rains, it pours. It pours down streets, into sewers, and often right into people's basements. What if we could flood the abandoned basements and spare the occupied ones? Milwaukee has a novel sewer solution that just might be a silver lining in the foreclosure crisis. Read more...

Casio's newest G-Shock has a giant dial for (complicated) music control

8 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Casio continues to inch its G-Shock series towards something a little smarter, while holding onto a simple monochrome LCD display and that distinctly G-Shock styling. The "G'mix" GBA-400 improves on the typical digital watch feature list through...

Another BIG NEXUS X LEAK reveals tons of details about Google's next Nexus phone

The Nexus X is reportedly going to be the name of the Google’s next Nexus handset, and the smartphone has again been spotted on a retailer’s website. FROM EARLIER: Nexus X leak confirms monster specs and new Android L details TKTechNews,...Show More Summary

Naruto Track Jacket Is Now Shippuden

Anime fans will immediately recognize this jacket. It’s orange, black, and is embellished with the iconic Uzumaki Clan symbol from Naruto: Shippuden. It’s described as a track jacket, which means that it is thin and just…

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