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Everyone Has Haemorrhoids (Yes, Even You)

Much like bathroom-humour at the dinner table, haemorrhoids can be a taboo subject. The truth is, everyone has them. More »      

Report: Nike Is Killing The FuelBand

Nike has fired the majority of the team responsible for its FuelBand fitness tracker according to a report from CNET today, which also claims that the company is jettisoning wearable hardware for good. An anonymous source says that roughly...Show More Summary

This Week's Top Comedy Video: If Miyazaki Films Were Like Other Anime

15 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Anime legend Hayao Miyazaki has a whimsical style and plot complexity all his own. But what if his masterpieces followed the anime tropes we know so well? Whoa Ponyo, you sure look, uh, different. Read more...

Take a Sip of a 3,300-Year-Old Danish Beer

16 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Wanna get some real beer snob cred? With Egtved Girl's Brew, you can sneer at your friends' beers and their "founded in the 1800s" claims to authenticity. Because this beer's recipe is 3,300 years old. Now that's a legit brew. Read more...

Weekends with Engadget: Windows Phone 8.1 and Gear 2 reviews, the anonymous internet and more!

16 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Welcome to Weekends with Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines from the past seven days -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. For even more action, subscribe to our Flipboard magazine!...

Electronic Monocle Uses Biofeedback to Track Your Favorite Websites

17 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The internet is a fire hydrant of content. Keeping track of the pages you enjoy is a pain. A team of UK design students has a conceptual solution: Amoeba, an electronic monocle that files away the pages you find most interesting, as measured by your biofeedback response. It's the emotion-tracking Google Glass you always wanted! Read more...

A Light Painting Infrared Ray Gun

17 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Hack a Day

[Noe] over at Adafruit has a really great build that combines the Internet’s love of blinkey LEDs and rayguns with the awesome technology behind extraordinarily expensive thermal imaging cameras. It’s a light painting infrared heat gun,...Show More Summary

Peugeot returns to Dakar with sinister 2008 DKR

17 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

After a record-breaking performance in the 208 T16 at last year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Peugeot announced a few weeks back that it would again team with Red Bull and Total, this time with its sights on next year's Dakar Rally. The announcement marks the French brand's return after a 25-year absence. Show More Summary

LED Lights Are Ruining Laundry Detergent's White-Brightening Trick

17 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

LED lighting is great. The right bulb gives the same warm incandescent glow you love from a fraction of the energy. But there's a downside: while LEDs make cities look awesome, the most common type of LED lighting dims the ultraviolet trick laundry detergents use to make white clothes look whiter. The future is bright, but it's also kind of dingy. Read more...

And now one freakin' huge explosion

18 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

One freakin' goddamn huge explosion at some open-pit mine or a road construction or who knows what. Don't know, don't care: It's a freakin' huge explosion. That's all, people. Enjoy. Read more...

Feedback Loop: E3 expectations, first MP3 player and password managers!

18 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Welcome to Feedback Loop, a weekly roundup of the most interesting discussions happening within the Engadget community. There's so much technology to talk about and so little time to enjoy it, but you have a lot of great ideas and opinions that need...

Playing Jenga with heavy earth-moving equipment

In Stack competitions, a bunch of earth-moving equipment plays a monster-scale game of Jenga with 600lb blocks of wood -- pretty amazing skill on the part of the operators!

Profile of Aeropress and Aerobie inventor Alan Adler

Alan Adler is a Standford engineering professor and inventor who's had two remarkable -- and wildly different -- successes: the long-flying Aerobie disc, and the Aeropress, a revolutionary, brilliant, dead-simple $30 coffee maker that makes pretty much the best cup of coffee you've ever tasted.

Anti-Bus Laws, High Rents, and Pee: What's Ruining Our Cities This Week

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Tennessee lawmakers tried to make Nashville's buses illegal, a dude pissed in a reservoir and Portland has to flush 38 million gallons of water, and—let's say it all together—the rent is too damn high. This is your weekly look at What's Ruining Our Cities. Read more...

Genetic Engineering Produces Desk/Computer Hybrid

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Hack a Day

Computers and Desks go together like peanut butter and jelly. After many years of modding computer cases with windows, lights and the like, [Cameron] decided it was time to try something new and combine his next custom case with a desk. The main desk is from Ikea. Show More Summary

This week in Tech Reads: the biological basis behind yawning, the suspicious backroom deals that und

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

This week in Tech Reads: the biological basis behind yawning, the suspicious backroom deals that undergird "sound science," high-tech toilets, and a Silicon Valley inventor who's either a prolific genius or a criminal con-man. And more! Read more...

Rufus Cuff wants to dominate the wearable market and your forearm

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

We told you to put on your disappointment pants for the Galaxy Gear 2, but for the Rufus Cuff we suggest rolling up your absurdity sleeves. Seriously, given its three-inch screen you might just have to. This wearable boasts a built-in mic, a camera,...

U.S. Gov't Changed Your Password Because of Heartbleed

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Heartbleed, the gaping flaw that left the internet's security gate wide open for more than two years, is causing headaches for yet another site: the beleagured The government says the site has not been compromised, but officials have reset all user passwords "out of an abundance of caution." Heartbleed's not done causing heartburn yet. Read more...

Robotic Pool Cleaner helps remove gunk and slime from your pool

If you are already wealthy enough to own a home that has enough space out there to install a swimming pool, and have also done so, then you would know that the swimming pool is not going to remain clean all by itself. No sir, it will still need its fair share of cleaning to make sure that them nasty algae and moss do not grow on the sides as...

Windows Phone, Haunted Houses, Muppets, and More

21 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Well it was another busy week here at Gizmodo. On top of Utopia Week, our week-long look at past, present, and future visions of a perfect society, we brought you reviews of new phones, cameras, and smartwatches, a hard look at beginning a life without Facebook, and a behind-the-scenes look at Jim Henson's phenomenal workshop. Let's review! Read more...

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