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Booger & Lewis Geek Out About 'King Of The Nerds'

Booger & Lewis Geek Out About 'King Of The Nerds'

When the second season of TBS’s reality TV competition King of the Nerds begins tonight, viewers can expect the program to reac...

Jan 24 2014, 6:00am CST

The Cloud is Powered by Coal

The Cloud is Powered by Coal

“Americans use too much energy” is one of the most politically correct things you can say—but it’s wrong. My favorite response...

Jan 23 2014, 2:10am CST

The Home Exercise Equipment Conundrum

The Home Exercise Equipment Conundrum

The choice in the best treadmills in the home exercise equipment market is confusing. While the higher the price, the more comp...

Jan 21 2014, 5:41am CST

Revealing Data Science's Job Potential

Revealing Data Science's Job Potential

Data Science is gaining traction in the industry, as analytics, data collection, sensors, and Big Data become a more regular pa...

Jan 16 2014, 1:36pm CST

Adobe Photoshop update adds support for 3D printers

Adobe Photoshop update adds support for 3D printers

Update allows users to print directly...

Jan 16 2014, 12:25pm CST

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Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes

Google counts on latest acquisition to open doors as homes get smarter in digital world SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST

Did Iranian Fighters Battle UFOs?

Did Iranian Fighters Battle UFOs?

As if the Iran-UFO connection (the Axis of Alien-ness?) couldn’t get any weirder, it now appears that the Iranian Air Force att...

Jan 14 2014, 8:56pm CST

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

And neither one is Internet, of or things. But they aren’t new, either. They’re just old words making their way in a new year....

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am CST

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3-D printing set to break out of niche

3-D printing set to break out of niche, into mouths (candy) and onto fingers (diamond rings) LAS VEGAS (AP) — Som...

Jan 11 2014, 9:21am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DepthSense 3D Imaging time-of-flight CMOS sensor from SoftKinetic

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DepthSense 3D Imaging time-of-flight CMOS sensor from SoftKinetic

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DepthSense 3D Imaging time-of-flight CMOS sensor from SoftKinetic...

Jan 11 2014, 9:07am CST

OLPC Still Focused On Bringing Tech "Dreams" To Needy Kids

OLPC Still Focused On Bringing Tech "Dreams" To Needy Kids

Wearables and 4K TVs weren’t the only shiny and new objects introduced at the Consumer Electronics Show this year. One Laptop P...

Jan 10 2014, 5:51pm CST

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The Rise Of The Biobot: Mixing Biology And Technology

In a recent article posted on the The Guardian website, author and new-age guru Deepak Chopra made an interesting observation....

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm CST

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014

The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors...

Jan 10 2014, 1:45pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: PLEO RB robotic toy from Innvo Labs

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: PLEO RB robotic toy from Innvo Labs

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: PLEO RB robotic toy from Innvo Labs...

Jan 8 2014, 11:25am CST

CES 2014: 3D Cameras, Practical Robots and Wearable Tech

CES 2014: 3D Cameras, Practical Robots and Wearable Tech

The pace at which we are accelerating technology from entertainment devices into objects and connected devices that we can use...

Jan 8 2014, 6:21am CST

TVs That Bend, Stretch Clear Signs Of A Desperate Industry

TVs That Bend, Stretch Clear Signs Of A Desperate Industry

There’s no doubt there are plenty of televisions to ogle at CES 2014. Models as large as 120 inches are being announced with pi...

Jan 7 2014, 8:26am CST

Hop On This Robot: It will Shuttle You Around Town

Hop On This Robot: It will Shuttle You Around Town

The days when we will zip around in our own self-driving cars are still far, far away, but you might find that kind of technolo...

Jan 6 2014, 7:16pm CST

Sony's New Waterproof Xperia Z1s Smartphone Is T-Mobile Exclusive

Sony's New Waterproof Xperia Z1s Smartphone Is T-Mobile Exclusive

Dedicated camera manufacturers are struggling to keep up with advancements in smartphone technology. So what happens when Sony...

Jan 6 2014, 7:16pm CST

Make Your Team Smarter Overnight: 5 Brain-Based Tools In Pictures [Infographics]

Make Your Team Smarter Overnight: 5 Brain-Based Tools In Pictures [Infographics]

What if you could become smarter overnight? What if you could tap into more parts of your brain to increase innovation, creati...

Jan 6 2014, 4:36pm CST

Eight Simple Tips To Banish Low Productivity

Eight Simple Tips To Banish Low Productivity

Remember when a phone was just a phone, and the most distracting thing it did was ring? Now, you can’t get through a conversati...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Replicator 2X 3D printer from Makerbot

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Replicator 2X 3D printer from Makerbot...

Jan 5 2014, 10:18am CST

UFO Sightings Reported

UFO Sightings Reported

On New Year Eve, UFO sightings over northern California reported by many people....

Jan 3 2014, 10:58am CST

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Court Tosses Lawsuit From Spectator Hit By Wild Youth Baseball Throw

If you’ve ever gone to a youth baseball game, you know that thanks to the players’ relative lack of muscle control compared wit...

Jan 2 2014, 12:51pm CST

Archos Smartwatches Expected at CES 2014

Archos Smartwatches Expected at CES 2014

Multiple smartwatch models expected...

Dec 31 2013, 10:23am CST

How 'Her' Created A Hyper-Realistic Future With A Sparse Budget

How 'Her' Created A Hyper-Realistic Future With A Sparse Budget

The real world is full of scuff marks and dents. Rust and signs of aging. But CG objects and cities? They’re likely to look unr...

Dec 30 2013, 5:11pm CST

Best Treadmills Buying Guide

Best Treadmills Buying Guide

The choice in the best treadmills in the exercise equipment market points to some pretty close bargains. While the higher the p...

Dec 30 2013, 6:04am CST

Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis

Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis

Right now, in most companies, there is a crisis of Business Intelligence dashboards. For good reasons, BI practitioners use the...

Dec 30 2013, 5:11am CST

First Look At SketchFab: A Youtube For 3D Files

First Look At SketchFab: A Youtube For 3D Files

SketchFab is a web service to publish, share and embed interactive 3D models in real-time. Put simply, the site is part of a gr...

Dec 28 2013, 1:01pm CST

New Year’s Parties Are Memorable Occasions

New Year’s Eve Parties Ideas

The art of making New Year’s parties memorable occasions requires a lot of preparation by the hosts. Melissa Smrekar has been t...

Dec 28 2013, 3:57am CST

Eleven Great Space Moments Of 2013

Eleven Great Space Moments Of 2013

It was nearly 50 years ago that Star Trek first dubbed space as “the final frontier.” Today, it’s still a frontier, but it’s a...

Dec 26 2013, 12:51pm CST

ITP's Winter Show - A Peek Into The Future

ITP's Winter Show - A Peek Into The Future

Looking into the future is always tricky, but this year I’m more confident than in years past about where things are heading –...

Dec 24 2013, 10:56am CST

The Top 5 Indie Games of 2013

The Top 5 Indie Games of 2013

First things first: if you have not yet read my companion piece, “Not the Top 5 Indie Games of Christmas“, might I suggest you...

Dec 23 2013, 9:26am CST

Astronomers Still Puzzle Over 'Low Surface Brightness' Galaxies

Astronomers Still Puzzle Over 'Low Surface Brightness' Galaxies

Our own Milky Way and Andromeda, its nearest spiral neighbor, are stunningly beautiful examples of High Surface Brightness (HSB...

Dec 22 2013, 9:51pm CST

Ford Debuts Test Car That Automatically Steers and Brakes to Avoid Obstacles

Ford Debuts Test Car That Automatically Steers and Brakes to Avoid Obstacles

Ford demonstrated obstacle avoidance test car in North America yesterday. This new obstacle avoidance tech allows vehicle to de...

Dec 13 2013, 9:18am CST

Android 4.4.1 update for Better Photos

Android 4.4.1 update for Better Photos

It is aimed at dealing with some issues that have been reported in the new Nexus. These problems are basically in its camera sn...

Dec 6 2013, 5:00am CST

LulzBot 3D desktop printer is $1995 Cyber Monday Special

LulzBot 3D desktop printer is $1995 Cyber Monday Special

3D printer is under $2000 on Cyber Monday...

Nov 29 2013, 9:02am CST

Tech and Clothing to Top Black Friday Purchases

Tech and Clothing to Top Black Friday Purchases

Thanksgiving weekend has arrived. Today is the Thanksgiving day in US and tomorrow is the Black Friday. There are certain objec...

Nov 28 2013, 4:39am CST

Microsoft to Give Faulty Xbox One Owners a Free Game

Microsoft to Give Faulty Xbox One Owners a Free Game

Microsoft is in full compensation mode. The giant firm is to give owners of faulty Xbox One consoles free digital download of o...

Nov 26 2013, 7:28am CST