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Not many people know that during the recent 89th annual Academy Awards last Sunday, February 26, selected Oscar nominees receive a gift bag that is worth around $100,000. These gift bags are in no way affiliated with the Academy...
Everybody wants to be someone at the right age. Everyone wants to be settled at the right time and in conjunction with being in the right age. When you’re in your twenties, everything seems to be playing in favor...
This was really big geology news when it first broke out a week ago. Our planet has been hiding a new continent called Zealandia that remained undiscovered even through antiquity. Well, it’s not new since it’s an old continent...
History has ways of repeating itself. That in itself is quite a mystery to solve. On April 26, 1986, a sudden surge of power during a reactor systems test destroyed Unit 4 of the nuclear power station at Chernobyl,...
Now potential fathers-to-be can share the happiness of their pregnant spouse as they feel their unborn baby kicking in real time. A small bracelet worn by the father can transmit a baby’s womb movement through the wearer’s wrist in...
In 1982, a sci-fi film, Firefox, based on a 1977 novel by Craig Thomas, featured a brain-controlled jet fighter with brain-interfaced keyboard and consoles. The idea eventually caught on beginning in the 1990’s and countless research and experiments have...
In this fast-paced world we have today, we often rely on technology to complement the tasks we are given. Whether for work or play, we constantly rely on machines to make our work easier and more organized. One reliable...
Mobile technology has taken a notch in the advancement of the telecommunications industry. Modern innovations have been applied as the growing needs of the consumers arise. Many brands have now surfaced and engaged themselves in the mobile world. One...
Kids, you can’t play with this Barbie doll because it’s a $300 holographic artificial intelligence (AI) Barbie that responds to commands and answers questions. It’s basically a Barbie hologram 2D projection of a 3D animation that is activated and...
During the Mobile Web Congress at Barcelona, Nokia announced that the Nokia 3310 is making a COMEBACK.  Back in the year 2000, Nokia 3310 was selling like pancakes that it sold nearly 120 million units. The question is –...
Public safety is one of the priorities of rendering bodies dedicated to a city. To be able to progress as a nation, the citizen should be safeguarded to be able to reach their full potential. This is a firsthand...
College years are the best years of our lives. This is the time where we discover who we are and who we want to be, and typically how to achieve those in the process. A lot of things can...
According to NASA and European astronomers, they have discovered not one, not two, but seven earth-like planets orbiting a dwarf star that could potentially harbor life as our next door neighbor, so to speak, and offering a somewhat realistic...
When the new game Mass Effect: Andromeda hits PC’s, PS4’s, and Xbox One’s all over the country on March 21, don’t expect it to be some sort of spacewalk opera. Far from it. Far from the old Mass Effect...
An Arctic Seed Vault located on an island in the Svalbard archipelago in Norway opened in 2008 designed to store and protect crop seed samples from all over the world in case of a global apocalypse. The crop seeds...
For all those selfie junkies, there’s finally a phone and app just for selfies, even if it is made in China. Meitu has just created a new phone and selfie app dedicated for the art of selfie addiction. However,...
Vyper is running one of the coolest software giveaway contests on the internet and anyone, and I mean anyone, can win and get over $100,000 worth of SaaS subscriptions. What is Saas? SaaS, or Software as a Service, describes any...
This is a smart mug that will allow you to enjoy your hot drinks without it scalding your tongue or finding that it has gone cold. It also costs $150. But before you start reacting to the cost, thinking...
Apple is known to be the world’s second largest manufacturer of computers and consumer electronics, and one of the most profitable companies thanks to their benchmarker, the iPhone. This coming April, April plans to launch their new campus in...
The body is a temple of God. The sacredness it possesses slowly fades as man engages on worldly things. Many diseases come into place as one progresses with life, one of the leading diseases is Cancer. Cancer is the...
What will people think of next? The ever continuing wonders of technology. Most women have probably dreamed of having hair that can change color depending on whether you’re indoors or outdoors. Remember watching those Japanese anime girls whose hair...
On Wednesday Apple announced that it was beginning the process to move thousands of its employees to its new Cupertino Campus 2 headquarters dubbed, “the spaceship.” The campus headquarters will be filled in completely by April and will soon...
For the first time again in the history of Star Wars films’ release dates, a Star Wars standalone film will once again be released during the summer. The second of only two standalone films for Star Wars is set...
Nature’s beauty is best exhibited when the people around them takes care of them. To grow funds in taking care of nature’s gifts, we tend to attract tourists and visitors to support the preservation. Asia is gifted with many...
Art has been a tradition that has surpassed through time. Throughout the centuries, art has evolved in a multitude number of ways. Although the concept has somewhat changed, the medium and thought remains. In this day and age, technology...
Ever noticed that end-of-year lists are a regular trend and fixture on, well of course, just before the end of any calendar year? People find end-of-year lists fun, useful, celebratory, and positive. However, when it comes to lists for...
Rumor has it that Apple is now working on a different kind of camera technology for its next generation of iPhones. The new technology could be used for facial or iris recognition, augmented gaming experiences, and 3D selfies. This...
Hover motorcycles may happen eventually, but for now it’s just for a fun concept. So if you thought that hoverbike in Star Wars will remain sci-fi fiction forever, think again. Sometimes the best ideas will either come from a...
There are some people who wear smartwatches because they like to have a few things accessible with the flick of the wrist instead of reaching into their bags for a smartphone, such as the time, notifications, and the weather....
YouTube will finally remove its 30-second ads that can’t be skipped to users beginning in 2018. This was announced by Google on Friday. The company will instead push for its other ad formats, including the 6-second ads it launched...
Technology has taken a toll in this generation. It has somehow seeped through the system that it is now vital in our everyday. Just like any machine, it needs to fuel itself to sustain. Charging devices seem to to...
Technology has a funny way of evolving, often taking two steps forward but one step back. Did you know that one of the most common reasons TV sets are returned is because of blown-out speakers? Unfortunately, as television sets...
In this generation, we are constantly caught up with technology that it becomes a part of our daily living. When we’re happy, sad, excited or furious -- whatever we go through we tend to share on social media. Today,...
This may sound like something from a CIA or James Bond movie, but it’s all true. Google has some Android settings hidden away in a menu called the System UI Tuner. But if you’re a true blue techie this...
Let’s get some things straight about “Hidden Figures,” director Theodor Melfi’s new box-office success and a best picture nominee for the Academy Awards. It’s a great film whose time has come for its story to be told about NASA’s...
Time is of the essence. A lot of things can happen through time. A difference for even a single minute is a moment that can never be taken back. Time is very essential that it is integrated to our...
The eagle has landed, or rather; the falcon has landed, again, as Space X has successfully landed another of its Falcon 9 rockets on solid ground. Space X now stands at 8 for 14, or 8 solid landings after...
With the Play Station VR headset and the lesser quality Oculus Rift headset slowly making its way to consumers, 2016 was supposedly the year for virtual reality, which never happened. With mainstream VR not working out for now, 2017...
Have you watched the phenomenal 3D movie from 20th Century Fox Animation entitled Ice Age? If you’re familiar with the film, it starred quite a hefty bunch, but the main man of the story is Manny, a mighty woolly...
Bond isn’t just your run-of-the-mill smart home accessory. It’s actually meant to add some Internet of Things utility to older devices that have no access to the internet. Is that even possible? It can do this by learning the...
Do you still remember in 2015 when Saudi Prince Amir al Waleed Abdul Aziz displayed his most expensive cars in the world? They were two Mercedes Benz SI600’s that were each fitted with more than 300,000 diamond crystals, each...
Many people simply can’t climb Mount Everest because they are unable to. Some are wishing though. And the number who can climb the world’s highest peak is extremely few, that is, until technology may allow us to do so,...
Lenovo, the new masters of the fifth generation of the Moto series after replacing Motorola, will be launching its new phones in an event at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 27 – March 2, 2017. The...
Verizon Communications Inc. is almost at the finish line to close a deal, wait, a revised deal to purchase Yahoo’s core internet business for $4.48 billion. That’s a large $350 million discount from the original agreed price of $4.83...
But it’s a good thing NASA is doing something about it. With all the latest technology now coming out or being developed to better resupply astronauts on the International Space Station, sending rovers to Mars and other planets, and...
The internet is a pool of information and knowledge openly available to all. The possibilities are endless. This information is aided by a platform wherein you input your keywords to be able to get what you are searching for....
In this fast-paced world, we are usually fueled with our drive to sustain our living. A lot of things can happen during working hours and these are quite a challenge for the owners. To be able to function well...
Imagine this, what if flying taxis (or flying cars for that matter) ever get off the ground on a consumer basis, it could revolutionize the way we move around cities, or how taxi drivers should be getting their licenses...
Advancement and innovation is the sole drive of inventors nowadays. A simple need will initiate a spark. Anything is possible in this generation. Technology has penetrated all aspects of the world today. May it contribute a little or a...
Getting to one place to another is a tedious task especially if you do things manually. Every way seem to have a drawback: getting stuck in traffic. When you’re in the middle of the road for hours and your...

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The Road to Xenotransplantation – Growing Organs in Pigs – is...

There’s a worldwide organ shortage, and xenotransplantation has long been floated in major medical circles as an alternative solution. For some time, attempts at...

A Unique Electric Racecar Will Be Running in Le Mans 24...

If you’re familiar with the new sport featuring the BattleBots, then you might think that the new Green4U Panoz Racing GT-EV may be one...

Review: The LittleBits Code Kit for Kids

Programming is a pursuit that rewards creativity and problem solving, but even for those interested in computers, it’s not exciting or glamorous. When it...

Amazon is Spending $13.7 Billion to Buy Whole Foods

On Friday, Amazon announced officially that it is buying American supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.7 billion. The online retail giant further announced that the...

According to the UN, World Population will Grow by 1 Billion...

The world’s population will have an additional one billion people by the year 2030, and may even reach almost 10 billion by the year...

Russia’s Kalashnikov, the Gun Maker, is Now a Drone Maker

The world’s most famous gun maker and gunsmith of the world’s most deadly long firearm has unveiled its first ever spy-in-the-sky drone and is...

GADGETS

Meitu Just Launched a Sailor Moon Phone with a Selfie Stick

Anybody who has Meitu on their phone surely loves taking selfies. Many want to own a selfie stick in order to avoid having to...

HiMirror: Instant Skin Analysis through a Snapshot

Skincare is very important because if you don’t take care of your skin, you’ll end up having plenty of blemishes and it will age...

R.I.P. MP3: But the MP3 is Still Alive and Will Be Just Fine

People on the internet seem to be spilling a lot of pixels over the fact that the MP3 has been declared dead by its inventors...

People Don’t Buy Tablets Anymore and the Device Trend is Dying

You may be part of the dying breed if you own a tablet. Customers are buying fewer tablets so keep that in good condition...

5 Amazing Travel Gadgets That May Come in Handy on Your Next Trip

Sometimes you just need to get away. Go far away from the city and leave all the stress behind. However, there are times when...

Toddlers that Play with Touchscreens Get Less Sleep

A scientific study has discovered that toddlers and younger children that constantly play or use devices with touchscreens such as tablets have less sleeping...