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Arctic heatwave could break records  👤1989

2016-12-24 12:30:06

Temperatures at the North Pole could be up to 20 degrees higher than average this Christmas Eve, in what scientists say is a record-breaking heatwave.

Some young dinosaurs shed teeth, say experts  👤5839

2016-12-23 13:54:19

Some dinosaurs lost their teeth as they grew up, according to fossil evidence.

How to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Important Phone Calls  👤2031

2016-12-22 15:40:27

When you're heading to a meeting or just need to focus on work, the iPhone's Do Not Disturb feature can be helpful for silencing unnecessary alerts and calls. But there are some people you may want to hear from no matter what situation you're in, like a spouse or a son or daughter.

This device could improve your vision from home  👤3824

2016-12-21 13:38:51

The EyeQue personal vision tracker allows you to test your vision at home using just the EyeQue miniscope and a smartphone. 

How to Free Up Storage Space on Your Android Phone  👤2214

2016-12-20 11:21:20

Between the thousands of photos you've snapped over the years and your massive music library, you're bound to reach your phone's storage capacity sooner or later. Some Android devices offer flexible options that allow you to manage your content and clear space fairly easily.

How to Charge Your iPhone Faster  👤1704

2016-12-19 12:35:44

When your iPhone's battery is depleted, it can't charge fast enough. Being stuck without your phone often means being stranded without social contact, your map, your music library and your video game collection among other things.

Nintendo’s Super Mario iPhone Game Comes Out Today  👤1967

2016-12-16 12:16:40

The wait is over, Mario fans: Nintendo is about to officially release Super Mario Run.

‘Pokémon Go’ comes to Sri Lanka  👤3000

2016-12-15 08:56:16

People in Sri Lanka and other South Asian countries can now go berserk over catching Pokémon characters in their neighbourhoods.

New Google Doodle Celebrates 105th Anniversary of the First Expedition to the South Pole  👤2266

2016-12-14 15:22:34

On Dec. 14, 1911, humans reached the South Pole for the first time, and on Wednesday Google commemorated the 105th anniversary of that milestone with a new Doodle.

How to Find All of the Selfies on Your iPhone  👤2156

2016-12-12 13:40:48

If the prominence of selfie sticks has taught us anything, it's that selfies are here to stay. Some smartphones, including the iPhone, store all of these self portraits in one place so that they're easier to find.

Cryogenic storage offers hope for renewable energy  👤1664

2016-12-11 15:58:54

The world's largest cold energy storage plant is being commissioned at a site near Manchester.

Japan tests magnetic space junk remover  👤2029

2016-12-10 11:16:17

Japan has launched a cargo ship which will use a half mile- (700m)-long tether to remove some of the vast amount of debris from Earth's orbit.

Up your cycling game with these augmented-reality glasses  👤1760

2016-12-09 12:32:00

These smart cycling glasses, called Raptors, are the only ones that do not obstruct your view as you ride.

Sony’s PlayStation 4 Just Passed 50 Million Units Sold  👤1175

2016-12-08 15:15:30

Sony's PlayStation 4 video games console continues to rack up strong sales numbers: The company says the system, available in 122 countries, just passed the 50 million units sold through worldwide mark. 

The Final Resident Evil 7 Demo Just Landed on PlayStation 4  👤1985

2016-12-06 17:54:06

Capcom's final Resident Evil 7 demo arrived for the PlayStation 4, PS4 Pro and PlayStation VR on December 3 during the weekend PlayStation Experience, Sony's annual feting of its PlayStation platform.

Indian Startup Plans Mission to Land on the Moon in 2018  👤1451

2016-12-04 15:46:36

An Indian startup is planning to launch a mission to land on the moon at the end of January 2018 which, if successful, would make India the fourth nation to land there after the U.S., Russia and China.

It just got easier to record 360-degree videos on your smartphone  👤2125

2016-12-03 11:37:27

Insta360 just made it easier and cheaper to record 360-degree videos on your smartphone.

Netflix Will Now Let You Download Shows To Watch Offline  👤2268

2016-12-01 09:26:41

Netflix is adding the ability to download certain shows and movies so they can be watched later without an Internet connection, the company announced on Wednesday.

Your Favorite Arcade Games Are Coming To Facebook  👤2609

2016-11-30 09:32:05

Facebook is opening up its Messenger app to outside game developers, the company announced Tuesday, with some of the first titles including Pac-Man, Galaga, Space Invaders and more modern fare like Words With Friends.

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