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Have you ever been on a yacht? Owning a yacht is an indication of wealth and power. But if you're looking for something more interesting than just a simple boat to watch sunset while at sea, then the Ocean...
Due to the advancements in technology, almost anything gets replaced easily. From gadgets to cars to appliances, a new model comes out every now and then. When it comes to monitors, the Thunderbolt Display is the oldest one that’s...
This piece of science news is perhaps one of the best arguments towards cremation compared to traditional coffin burials. In life while alive, man is guilty with polluting the earth with fossil fuels as well as throwing trash and...
The main component of a gaming laptop is the graphic chip, because it allows computers to produce graphics and images more quickly. You can't upgrade the graphics card in a laptop, so it pays to get the best you can...
Elon Musk has been teasing his tunneling project since he first tweeted the idea during a frustrated rant aimed at the heavy traffic in Los Angeles in December of last year. Now, his new giant machine is expected to be...
At the recently concluded National Association for Broadcasters 2017 Conference, Dell introduced one of its newest monitors, the UltraSharp 27 4K Monitor (UP2718Q). What makes this new monitor stand out is its HDR video support, the first of its...
People living in California have reported more close encounters with aliens than any other state in the US, new research has shown. A recently published book found that of the more than 120,000 reports of unidentified objects seen from...
An American security firm believes that Chinese hackers tried to penetrate and infiltrate into the US-built THAAD anti-missile defense system set up in South Korea through the company that built the missile.  Chinese officials have denied any involvement even...
Everybody loves weekends. On weekends, you can do whatever you want and go wherever you want to go. Some people love going on out of town adventures in the weekend. However, there can also be times when things won’t...
Are you tired of hearing noise? Are you sick of listening to rock music? Do you keep hearing baby cries and can’t concentrate on your work? Tired of listening to your neighbors who are shouting every day? Chronic sound...
Want to travel the world and discover places you’ve never been to before? Want to explore the Earth without spending tons of money? The best way to do this is to bring up Google Earth on your desktop (Chrome)...
There are so many stories that cross tracks but miss each other at the same time. Travel the world! Forget about dull and old dating apps like Hinge and Tinder that only lead you to sexual encounters. It's all...
Singer-songwriter and producer Neil Young came out with Pono, an audio player that allowed users to download content, back in 2014. Although it did quite well despite complaints about its high cost of music, Pono has been out of...
Watches are used to know what time it is. Your wrist deserves a great companion. Watches make perfect gifts for various occasions. The best thing about them is that they suit men and women, people of all ages. As...
Silicon Valley is Mike Judge and Alec Berg’s biting comedy about the American tech industry and its ever-lasting goal to change the world, and make boatloads of money in the process. HBO’s tech industry comedy Silicon Valley has always walked a...
Today’s tech leaders and entrepreneurs are getting younger and younger. Many of them actually look like college kids or students who just stepped out of the campus after four or five years of study. And, no, most of them...
Do you love collecting phone cases? Do you see them as an extension of your style and match them with your clothes or whatever suits your fancy? Phone cases are great way to reflect your personality in a device...
How many photos of you are there on your phone right now? Did you upload all of them on your social media accounts? Most of these photos are selfies, group photos or a compilation of the food you eat...
Are you a virtual reality aficionado who also loves whiskey? Or maybe you’re planning to visit the UK anytime soon? Whichever of the two you are, it’s important that you do not miss visiting a bar in the capital...
For many years, smokers kept looking for several ways to take their hobby to the next level. Recreational marijuana has been legalized to some countries like California, Massachusetts, Nevada and Maine and medical marijuana in North Dakota, Arkansas, Florida...
Conflicts between couples are not unusual but it’s often unproductive, so we all want to avoid petty fights if possible. No couple wants to get into meaningless fights and make a hole in their relationship. But with our technology...
Usually when a company announces that consumers shouldn’t buy their products is if the said products have to be fully recalled because of germs or bacteria. In the case of Microsoft, their product happens to have bugs; of course,...
President Trump recently just shelved a plan to demand that funding for a border wall be included in the budget bill after both Democrats and Republicans voiced fierce opposition, and in order to avoid a budget shutdown. President Trump...
In spite of being 80 years, Pope Francis has embraced technology for the sake of the church. But his being tech-savvy – including 10 million Twitter followers – does not make him totally sold on technology or to Silicon...
Spotify has acquired the Brooklyn-based blockchain startup Mediachain Labs. Thus, the Mediachain team will join Spotify’s office in New York where they will work on developing better technology for connecting artists and other rights holders with the tracks hosted on Spotify’s service. Prior...
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is currently diving into the gap between Saturn and its rings as part of its pioneering journey that will offer an unprecedented new view of the planet and its surface. The first of the spacecraft's 22...
As soon as FCC (Federal Communications Commission) Chairman Pai announced his intention to remove the net neutrality rules of 2015, the FCC issued a little preemptive strike against those who oppose. “Internet Regulation: Myths vs. Facts” is fact checked here and...
Boom Technology has arguably set itself up with one of the most ambitious tasks taken on by a startup: To restore the glory of supersonic commercial flights similar to the age of the Concorde, but with bigger, better, and...
Imagine having your own desktop metal 3D printer that can print out ready-to-use metal objects at your desk. This is the stuff of dreams for many engineers and tinkerers. Unfortunately, while the true technology for this is still not...
Ever since the American industrial age migration from the country to the city, urban areas have tended to be associated with cutting-edge technologies. Unfortunately, while technology has been leaving agriculture behind, greedy inventors have been attempting everything from $200...
According to a new study that takes the first step toward creating an artificial womb, these wombs somewhat resembled what look like oversized ziplock bags strewn with tubes of blood and fluid. Inside the artificial womb bags, eight fetal...
Google announced on Tuesday that it is tweaking and changing how it delivers and ranks internet searches. This is the latest effort by the tech giant to weed out “fake news” and offensive content that come out in searches...
Google co-founder Sergey Brin is secretly building his own giant airship inside a former and refurbished NASA hangar. This was reported by a reputable news outfit not known for giving out fake or manipulated news. The airship craft, which...
Google and Fiat Chrysler are jointly for the first time offering free rides to their employees and the general public in the self-driving vehicles they are building under an expanding partnership. The companies announced around June of last year that...
Uber has just unveiled its plan to demo flying cars by 2020. Yes it’s no longer a dream because Silicon Valley is now taking on the flying car. But in reality, seeing as where this technology is going (to...
A British teenage computer hacker who made around $738,840 or £400,000 by creating a malware program that was used in 1.7 million attacks from Greenland to New Zealand has been sentenced to only two years in jail on Tuesday....
Rapid liquid printing is a new 3D printing technology that could open up the market to more affordable and customized furniture in a variety of scales without resorting to getting a carpenter or furniture maker. A collaboration between the...
A dog is a man’s best friend and you will surely love this programmable robotic dog since it can be your best companion. Miro is an AI robot that is capable of human care. According to Sebastian Conran, the...
Flying cars is the ultimate dream of futurists that always seem to be at least several years away. But what’s more amazing is the fact that this dream may actually be a little closer to reality than we realize....
Last year, thousands of Samsung Note 7 smartphones were recalled because of battery-related explosion incidents. Needless to say, Samsung learned a major lesson from that experience. This year, aside from making sure that their smartphone batteries are (more or...
For the nth time Uber finds itself in really hot water for questionable business practices. This time the company was using software to identify iPhones even after their owners had deleted the Uber app, or even wiped the phones...
You may have come across some pretty alarming news about soda and its being tied to triple risk of deadly stroke, memory loss, and even dementia. In fact, many news outlets repeated the assertion that drinking artificially sweetened beverages may increase...
Over the past few years, some games have actually sought to give players a sense of freedom that will allow them to explore and complete objectives however they want and whatever speed they want. The best example for this...
It isn’t often that you get to experience a game that really causes anxiety by just sitting in a chair playing a game (This is real anxiety, and not just pretending to have some). Well, there have been games...
It takes a really large amount of skill to manipulate one’s voice to convincingly sound like someone else. Just watch how the late comedian Robin Williams does it or ask comedian Jim Carrey how he does it. That’s why...
Scientists were able to restore the learning abilities and enhance the memories of elderly mice. All that was done was to inject proteins obtained from the blood in human umbilical cords, into the animals’ brains. In previous research it...
NASA researchers have confirmed the presence of a rocky super-Earth-like planet orbiting within the habitable zone of a nearby M-type star, a star that is cooler and less luminous than the sun, as announced by NASA on Monday. The...
Are you feeling stressed? We all need refreshment and relaxation. With our busy work schedules and stressful activities, an hour of break would be great. Don’t forget the pressure coming from regular paying bills, supporting your family financially and...
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs and technology is one of the things we can’t stop from evolving. In the future, you may not want to admit it, but technology will take over us and...
Last Wednesday, April 19, Mark Zuckerberg, along with the rest of the Facebook development team, took the limelight at the Facebook F8 conference. Held in San Jose, California, the annual gathering of developers served as a peak into the...

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The Tech Giants Aren’t All in California, Some are in New...

When we talk of tech giants and startups, what probably comes to your mind is the state of California, particularly Silicon Valley and its...

SpaceX Just Launched Its Heaviest Payload into Geosynchronous Orbit

SpaceX just launched another of its Falcon 9 rockets, but this time carrying a very heavy payload from communications satellite company Inmarsat, the fourth...

Modern Startups Try Out Strange Naming Trends to be Known

An important rule in starting a business is to find the perfect name, preferably a short one, catchy, memorable, possibly descriptive, and easy to...

The Drone Registry Requirement of the FAA has been Disapproved by...

The Federal Aviation Administration’s drone registry requirement database was largely disapproved on Friday by a U.S. Court of Appeals ruling in Washington D.C. The court sided...

The Triumph of the Stacks: The Rise and Rise of Google

Call it the triumph of the stacks; in a card game, a stack is a strong showing by your five cards, and is more...

Campaign Zero: Using Technology to Root Out Racism

During TechCrunch’s Disrupt NYC that ran from May 15 – 17, Brittany Packnett took to the stage for a talk to defend the work...

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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...

Gaming Laptop Review: Razer Blade is the Ultimate in Gaming Laptops

The Razer Blade is actually a slim gaming laptop and is in the middle of a range sandwiched between the 14-inch Blade, bracketed by...

The New Leica Thalia Line is Every Cinematographer’s Dream

Memories are treasured moments that bring a smile on our faces each time we look back on them. Since the pleasure and happiness we...