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Samsung quietly rolls out Galaxy S4 Value Edition in Europe

Samsung means to have smartphones in all price ranges, introduces the Galaxy S4 Value Edition in Europe even as Americans are going for its flagship Galaxy S5.

Tech May 28, 2014

Microsoft ex-CEO Steve Ballmer plans to purchase Los Angeles Clippers

Ballmer said in a previous interview that he will not be moving the Clippers to Seattle if he is able to purchase the team.

Business Tech May 28, 2014

Donald Levine, Father of G.I. Joe, succumbs to cancer

Hasbro former head and father of G.I. Joe died due to cancer. The toy industry takes a moment to honor Donald Levine for his profound influence on the industry.

Life May 28, 2014

Europe's right to be forgotten rule against Google may cause problems. Here's why

The European Court of Justice ruled that users should be able to remove links of themselves that can be searched for online.

Tech May 28, 2014

Smart home bug bites Apple: Expect to see new smart home platform at WWDC

At next week's WWDC conference, Apple is expected to unveil new smart home platform. The idea is to integrate it with the new iPhone 6.

Smart Home May 27, 2014

DARPA uses Oculus Rift technology to prep military for cyberwarfare

The U.S. military wants to go virtual. And to do so, it is teaming up with Oculus for cyberwar.

Defense May 27, 2014

If Google acquires Dropcam, it might be watching your home for you soon

While Apple works on its universal home remote, reports emerge that Google considers buying Dropcam, a company that sells app-controlled cameras. It is speculated that Google will use this to improve its growing smart home division.

Business Tech May 27, 2014

LG G3 smartphone boasts laser autofocus: Gimmicky or pure thrill?

A smartphone with a laser autofocus? It appears the LG G3 is the first to do this, and if everything works out well, it won't be the last device to have this feature.

Tech May 27, 2014

Google Search knows about your car rental. Isn't that scary?

Google Search can now pull up car rental reservations cards on its app, but people are divided on the new functionality. So, is it a boon or a bane?

Tech May 27, 2014

Apple wants retrial of patent case against Samsung, seeks ban on nine smartphones

Apple is not giving up, seeks a retrial with Samsung on infringement case and wants nine Samsung smartphones out of the market.

Business Tech May 27, 2014

Google Doodle remembers Rachel Carson on her 107th birthday: Here's what you should know about the author of 'Silent Spring'

Google Doodle celebrates the life of Rachel Carson, whose "Silent Spring" book was the wake-up call for the modern environmental movement. Google tribute shows her in the natural world she cherished.

Science May 27, 2014

Roombot modular robot can turn into any piece of furniture: Autobots, you have competition

Modular robots that can turn into any piece of furniture have been designed by a team of researchers from Switzerland. No need to start saving for one yet, however - here's why.

Science May 27, 2014

1 in 4 U.S. adults suffer diagnosable mental health disorder in a given year

Roughly 57.7 million U.S. adults suffer some form of mental disorder, though the number that suffer from serious mental illness is much smaller. More than 90 percent of people who kill themselves have a diagnosable mental disorder.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

Camelopardalid meteor shower in May was more fizzle than sizzle

Sky watchers hoping for a "meteor storm" express some disappointment. Camelopardalid meteor shower couldn't quite deliver as hoped, astronomers admit.

Science May 27, 2014

Bullied and pre-diabetic teen deals with the issues, loses 200 pounds

Tired of getting bullied and learning that he has prediabetes at age 16, Edgar Hernandez decided to change his diet and lifestyle to achieve a healthier weight.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

Creationist Ken Ham claims humans, dinosaurs co-existed and Allosaurus fossil is proof

Creation Museum will launch a new exhibit featuring an Allosaurus specimen called Ebenezer. Founder Ken Ham claims that the specimen is evidence that the Biblical flood really happened and that dinosaurs used to co-exist with humans.

Science May 27, 2014

Tile ships out, officially goes on sale. No longer a hype.

Always losing something and never finding it back? Maybe it’s time to get the Tile device that tracks the location of your personal belonging. Yes, it's no hype!

Tech May 27, 2014

New Apple iPad 'Your Verse' ads focus on music creation, travel writing

The videos are follow ups to the Your Verse marketing campaign that was launched in January with an advertisement featuring Robin Williams and lines from the movie "Dead Poets Society."

Tech May 27, 2014

OutRunner robot is one of the fastest running robots out there: It joins the Cheetah

Robotics Unlimited is introducing the OutRunner robot, capable of traveling over rough terrain. Here is the story of what it can do.

Science May 27, 2014

Underground fossil soils are rich in carbon, may account for global warning

Fossil soils called loess trapped underground may play a role in global climate change, according to a new study. Here's what you need to know about this type of ancient soil.

Science May 27, 2014

Mice with mohawk hairdo may hold clues to developing new autism treatments

No cure is yet available for individuals with autism spectrum disorder but a study of genetically engineered mice that repetitively groomed each other's hair into mohawk-like hairstyle could pave way to potential treatments.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

Is Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 the killer of Apple's iPad and MacBook Air?

Microsoft has unleashed what it calls a substitute for laptops. Will the Surface Pro 3 make iDevice lovers jump ship and give up their iPad and MacBook Air.

Tech May 27, 2014

This is how kids today see a 1970s computer [Video]

What happens when children who grew up with iPhones and iPads on their little hands get introduced to a bulky Apple II from four decades ago? This hilarious video shows you what.

Tech May 27, 2014

Pregnant women should take iodine to ensure baby's brain development

Severe iodine deficiency in pregnant women can lead to mental retardation and stunted growth in their offspring. Still, as many as a third of pregnant women in the U.S. are iodine deficient.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

LG G3 dummy unit spotted, features leaked ahead of Tuesday unveil

Information has been leaked regarding LG's upcoming phone: the LG G3. A dummy unit was spotted in a Korean store as well as an information leak revealed from LG Netherlands.

Tech May 27, 2014

Woman in coma for two months gives birth to healthy baby boy

There were fears that Melissa Carleton or her baby may not survive because of her condition. However, she managed to give birth and is even able to breastfeed her child albeit with some assistance.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

Forget power cords, batteries. This supercapacitor is the future of energy storage

The supercapacitor, developed by a team from Vanderbilt University, could make power charging cords and batteries obsolete.

Tech May 27, 2014

Brain activity in gay dads similar to straight mothers

Some states currently prohibit gay couples from adopting children. However, a new study shows that gay fathers exhibit brain activities similar to that of straight mothers suggesting that they are also biologically fit for parenthood.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' has mind-blowing weapons and gadgets: 3D printer gun, hoverbikes and exosuits...AWESOME!

New information about Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has many excited. With the November launch months away, gamers are already whetting their appetites.

Tech May 27, 2014

FCC rural broadband plan gets court approval: Subsidized service will help Connect America

The FCC won an important battle that could see 14 million households in rural areas get to experience the joys of a high-speed broadband Internet connection.

Tech May 27, 2014

Cox brings gigabit Internet speed to homes in select cities

Since Google Fiber, gigabit Internet has turned into the newest gold mine for Internet Service Providers, which can only mean great things for consumers.

Tech May 27, 2014

Microsoft pushes Windows 8.1 with Bing: Will PC and tablet makers take the bait?

Microsoft wants you to purchase a computer system or tablet running Windows 8.1, and the company is willing cut OEM overhead costs to make it happen. Welcome Windows 8.1 with Bing.

Tech May 27, 2014

Yikes! eBay took so long to report users data breach because it thought everything was FINE

It appears eBay thought everything was fine and didn't respond to data breach. The result has been negativity towards the company and its future.

Business Tech May 27, 2014

Smart move: Samsung reportedly prepping smart watch that doesn't need smartphone to make calls

Samsung is looking to launch a whole new smart watch. While it has no name, it should be able to make voice calls on its own.

Tech May 27, 2014

Twitter gives in to Pakistan's request, blocks blasphemous, unethical tweets

The ban requests included Twitter accounts that focused on anti-Islamic movements, desecrated images of the Prophet Mohammad and the account of porn star Belle Knox.

Tech May 27, 2014

iPhone 6 backlight panel photo leak suggests 4.7-inch display: Is it the real deal?

More hardware leaks suggest the iPhone 6 could move out of its comfort zone by incorporating a 4.7-inch display to better compete with Samsung and Google.

Tech May 27, 2014

LG teases G3 in new videos: Here's what we expect at the May 27 launch

Getting closer to the LG G3 launch date, the company has published a series of teaser videos. The move aims to spark more interest in the new smartphone.

Tech May 27, 2014

DARPA Plan X experiments on Oculus Rift as new weapon in cyberwar

Oculus Rift allows users to visualize network simulations for both offensive and defensive purposes, making military hacking seem like a video game.

Defense May 27, 2014

Google wants to gobble satellite startup Skybox for $1 billion: Here's why

Google is looking to acquire Skybox and its satellite technology. This could be Google's move into the stars.

Business Tech May 27, 2014

Google Project Tango tablet reportedly has 3D mapping capabilities: Is it set for I/O unveil?

Google's Project Tango tablet is to have 3D mapping. Will it be ready for public viewing for next month's developer conference?

Tech May 27, 2014

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Yahoo insist gag order of government on data request unconstitutional

Is the government infringing on Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Yahoo’s First Amendment rights? The four tech giants battle authorities in an attempt to disclose more information about government data requests.

Business Tech May 27, 2014

Nearly 70 percent of healthy Americans infected with HPV, but don't panic

Up to two-thirds of American carries some variety of HPV virus, study finds. It's not a reason for concern, researchers say, as most of the varieties are harmless types.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

Hazardous flame retardant chemicals common in many preschools and daycare centers pose health risk to toddlers: Study

New study shows flame retardant chemicals common in preschools and daycare centers. It says this pose health risks.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1 Nokia Lumia 530 headed to T-Mobile

The follow up to the widely successful Nokia Lumia 520 will be the launch of the Lumia 530. The smartphone is expected to make its debut on T-Mobile very shortly.

Tech May 27, 2014

Leaked 10.5-inch high-end Samsung Galaxy Tab S shows how gorgeous its 2560 x1600 AMOLED display looks

The first image of what is reportedly Samsung's upcoming 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S has leaked, showing off its expected very high resolution and premium AMOLED display.

Tech May 27, 2014

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