John Nash, wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ

John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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This Screen Protector Gives Your iPhone A Back Button

Apart from the volume rocks and sleep/wake button, the iPhone only comes with a single home button, unlike Android devices which usually features soft keys like a back button or a "more" button ...

55 minutes ago from Ubergizmo

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Mozilla's $25 Firefox Smartphone Plans Bite The Dust

Mozilla tried to carve a niche for itself in the Android dominated smartphone market by coming out with $25 smartphones powered by Firefox OS. The idea was to provide these very cheap smartphones ...

7 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Aria Adds Gesture Control To Smartwatches

Smartwatches let you do a lot of things right from your wrist, such as checking and sending messages, getting directions, taking notes, playing music, taking calls and much more. You do need ...

8 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Google aims to patent child toy that pays attention

Google has filed a patent for toys that pay attention to who is in a room and can interact with other media devices.

Sat 23 May 15 from Phys.org

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Daimler and Qualcomm to develop in-car tech, wireless charging

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Carmaker Daimler on Saturday announced a partnership with mobile technologies company Qualcomm Inc. to explore wireless recharging of mobile phones in cars as well as recharging ...

22 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Cool alternative to electric kettle avoids excess water

A Berlin-based team is proposing you exercise your sensitivity to all that can be sustained by paying attention to their Miito device, which can cut down on your daily use of excess water and ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Architects to hatch Ecocapsule as low-energy house

Where people call home depends on varied factors, from poverty level to personal philosophy to vanity to community pressure. Ecocapsule appears to be the result of special factors, a team of ...

Sat 23 May 15 from Phys.org

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Best friends from the start: how man and dog are the perfect match

It's been a bone of a contention, in zoological circles, as to how man and dog first began their famous relationship. When did dogs evolve as a separate species from wolves and did it happen ...

Fri 22 May 15 from The Independent

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Researcher who exploits bug in Starbucks gift cards gets rebuke, not love

Plenty of poor manners to go around in fraudulent $1.70 purchase.

11 hours ago from Arstechnica

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