Monthly Archives: February 2014

No, Vaccines Don’t Cause Autism

In 1998, there was a groundbreaking study telling parents that their children were at risk of getting autism from vaccines. Parents everywhere collectively gasped. After all, they had been told for years vaccines were the best way to prevent any … Continue reading

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The i’m Tracer bracelet means never having to ask ‘where’s the kid?’

The kooky folks behind the (frankly awful) i’m Watch are a mainstay at Mobile World Congress. This year they’ve got something a little more useful to show off: it’s called the i’m Tracer, and it’s the evolution of another GPS … Continue reading

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These Biking Gloves Flash a Turn Signal To Keep You Safe While Riding at Night

Biking in the city can be dangerous. Not only can you get lost, but if you’re biking at night, you run the risk of colliding with cars, other bikes, and people, too. Though there’s an endless supply of reflector vests, … Continue reading

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‘#SELFIE’ Is the Dance-Floor Anthem That the Instagram Generation Deserves

Every once in a great while, a song emerges to capture an era, a scene, a way of life. Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” defined grunge music in Seattle in the 1990s; “Stayin’ Alive,” and the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack from … Continue reading

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Dubai Plans to Start Drone Deliveries Within the Year

United Arab Emirates Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum (left) and his son, Dubai’s Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Bin Rashid al-Maktoum, watch an aerial drone during Virtual Future Exhibition in Dubai Feb. 9. Photo: Ahmed Jadallah / Reuters The … Continue reading

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Wheelchair-Bound Woman Walks Again With a 3D Printed Exoskeleton

In 1992, Amanda Boxtel suffered a vicious skiing accident that left her paralyzed from the waist down. Doctors said she would never walk again. This week, she proved them wrong, with the help of the world’s first 3D printed exoskeleton … Continue reading

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Possible iPhone 6 Concept (rumor)

We’re talking about an iPhone 6 flat screen with 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch as the latest rumors of the WSJ. The resolution of screen allows the icons reorganization on the springboard. More details are clearly visible from the images. … Continue reading

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The World’s Largest Solar Plant Started Creating Electricity Today

Take 300,000 computer-controlled mirrors, each 7 feet high and 10 feet wide. Control them with computers to focus the Sun’s light to the top of 459-feet towers, where water is turned to steam to power turbines. Bingo: you have the … Continue reading

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Dash Smart Earphones | Uncrate

We’ve got smartphones and smart watches — so why not smart headphones? Dash Smart Earphones are indeed smarter than your standard pack-ins, and almost all aftermarket cans, as well. Thanks to a host of sensors, they can track your pace, … Continue reading

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How to Be a Gentleman: 12 Timeless Tips | Lifehack

So you want to be a gentleman but don’t know where to start. Being a gentleman isn’t a personality quirk. It’s not something you turn on and off like a switch. It’s a lifestyle. Although it’s a reputation that’s hit the … Continue reading

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