Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
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Windows wants to charge you to play Solitaire If they refuse, players are subjected to full-screen ads that play for up to 30 seconds at a time ... sounds like they have finally gotten into the 21st century with their Windows software pricing, there is still this last-ditch attempt at trying to ... 07/30/2015 - 1:31 am | View Link
Ten years of limbo: Gush Katif evacuees still in trailers But unlike struggling cities facing urban blight, every one of these empty lots is a success story: a family of Gush Katif, or Katif bloc, evacuees finally moved onward into ... The official added that this was the first time an evacuation of this ... 07/29/2015 - 11:23 pm | View Link
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A NASA space telescope has just confirmed the discovery of a rocky alien world just 21 light-years from Earth, making it the nearest rocky exoplanet to our solar system yet found.
The exoplanet (a label given to any planet outside the solar system) is called HD 219134b, and was first detected by scientists using the Galileo National Telescope in the Canary Islands
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope did follow-up observations confirming its existence
See also: What Is an Exoplanet?
Although it is our nearest rocky neighbor, it likely can't support life, according to NASA.
TAMPA -- A move to strengthen Hillsborough County's conservation lands program with BP oil spill settlement money was turned back by county commissioners Wednesday. Republican Commissioner Stacy White and Democrat Les Miller had proposed that $23 million the county will receive for
There are swords that are on fire, swords made in fire and now, swords that are made of fire. The Backyard Scientist created this “fire saber” which is basically a seltzer bottle that spits out a stream of butane which lights on fire with a lighter. The look of the fire stream resembles a light saber, hence the fire saber.