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Civilization: Beyond Earth Launches

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

I like to play games on my PC, and more often than not if I set down to play it’s for some Civilization V gaming. I love that game, and when I heard that a new…

One big reason not to use your iPad Air 2 on AT&T

Are you excited about the new multi-carrier SIM cards that are coming with the iPad Air 2? If so then you won’t want to hook it up to AT&T’s network. RELATED: Apple never mentioned this key iPad Air 2 feature during its big event Ars...Show More Summary

The SEYVR Wallet is hiding a phone charger in plain sight

When we’re running out the door in the morning, the last thing we want to forget is our backup battery. Our phones don’t have the best battery life, and we’re always afraid that today will be the day our phone will die when we get a bunch of important calls, emails, and messages. There are so many things to keep track of in the morning when your brain isn’t running...

These Android phones have been confirmed to get Lollipop – is yours on the list?

One of the frustrating things for Android users is not knowing when their phones will get the latest Android software pushed out to them… if at all. CNET has put together a handy guide of major Android phones that have been confirmed...Show More Summary

The Nexus 9 wasn't designed to be an iPad killer

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

The Nexus 9 wasn't designed to be an iPad killer; it was designed to inspire Google's Android partners to create one instead. Though you'd be forgiven for thinking otherwise: It was announced one day before the iPad Air 2 and mini 3, comes with a...

Google exec sets a new record for highest-altitude jump (video)

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Move over Felix Baumgartner (pictured above) -- just two years after the daredevil's record setting 128,000 foot Red Bull Stratos space jump, Google VP Alan Eustace has topped it. The New York Times reports Eustace rode a balloon 135,908 feet above...

Pilot saves the day when plane suddenly takes a dive at landing

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The pilot of this flight from the German airline TUIfly managed to correct a sudden dive while landing at the Madeira International airport, one of the hardest in the world. Crosswinds were so strong that he could only managed to get the plane completely straight a few seconds before touching the ground. Read more...

AT&T Is Locking Down Apple's Universal SIM, But It's Not That Dire

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The new iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 come with their own Apple SIM cards, theoretically letting you switch carriers whenever you choose. But AT&T isn't completely playing ball. Read more...

The brutal numbers behind Amazon’s massive Fire Phone flop

We’ve known for a while that Amazon’s Fire Phone is this year’s version of the Microsoft Kin or the Facebook-centric HTC First — that is, it’s a phone that is destined to go down as one of the biggest bombs in smartphone history. CNET...Show More Summary

Nest Quietly Adds Even More Products To Its Smart Home Ecosystem

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Fitness trackers. Cars. Washing machines. Lightbulbs. Cameras. Nest might only really make two products, but it's spent the past year building up a sprawling ecosystem of devices and companies that can function in tandem with its products—and today it announced five more, including its first smartwatch partner. Read more...

Ebola Has No Escape From Emory University's Isolation Ward

23 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The Ebola virus has made landfall in the United States with patients popping up in both Dallas, Texas and New York City. But don't freak out ! To help contain the outbreak, the CDC relies on a handful of biocontainment isolation units to quarantine these highly infectious folks. Read more...

Nest can now talk to Pebble and other home automation products

Nest's thermostat and smoke detector now works with more third-party home automation products, the first fruits of the developer program that the Google-owned company launched in June. First in the list is something you're likely familiar with:...

Brick Flicks Recreates Famous Movie Scenes in LEGO

This story combines two of our favorite things: LEGO and movies. For his book, Brick Flicks: 60 Iconic Movie Scenes and Posters Made from LEGO, master modeler Warren Elsmore recreated numerous classic movie scenes using LEGO.…

Which crowdfunded privacy routers are worthy of your trust?

After the spectacular rise and fall of Anonabox, a kickstarted $45 router that was supposed to protect your privacy but had its campaign yanked for not being entirely forthright with backers, a spate of shady, silly, and even serious projects have sprung up to fill the demand that Anonabox's $615,000 Kickstarter near-win demonstrated.

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Canadians now have faster mobile data than you

Our Canadian neighbors have already been given a taste of Rogers' extremely data-friendly LTE, but now the carrier is officially rolling out its LTE-Advanced network across 12 different cities. In fact, it's the first North Amercian carrier to launch...

The Safe+ Microlock can keep your belongings safe wherever you go

It only takes a few seconds of looking away from your stuff for it to be stolen. The only thing we will regularly lock up is our bike, but there are times where you wish you had a way to secure other items just as thoroughly for a short amount of time. Of course, you can’t always be carrying around a thick, heavy bike lock with you, and you may not...

Apple wants you to wonder how you ever lived without its Apple Watch

In an interview with Xinhua while in China, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook talked about several matters important to the company, including the iPhone, Apple Pay, personal data security and China, but also the upcoming Apple Watch. Expected to arrive at some point in early 2015, the Watch should become an indispensable device to buyers. Show More Summary

5by – Video Sharing taken Personally…

Social media is an unstoppable force. Most folks find that they “share” a whole lot more online, than they ever did face to face. I can hardly remember how information got around before the likes of Facebook and Twitter. I’m not sure what comes next, but it is obvious that new ways to share things are showing up on our horizons everyday, and it is likely that a few of...

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