Top 10 Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Microsoft developing bone-conduction headset that guides the blind

While the act of walking down the street might be second nature to most of us, it can be a much more difficult experience for those who are blind or visually impaired. To combat the issue, Microsoft has developed a headset that uses bone-conducting…
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Galaxy Note 4: Full Details of Samsung Next Phablet Leak Weeks Ahead of Release

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The listing for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on the website of Indonesian retailer Eraphone which also lists a full spec sheet. Eraphone The full specifications of the latest product in Samsung's large smartphone/small tablet Galaxy Note range…

Can you own a language?

In its first-ever transparency report, the Wikimedia Foundation revealed a handful of odd stories about takedown requests sent to Wikipedia. Among the claims on public-domain books and monkey selfies was a curious request from 2012: that Wikipedia…

iPhone 6 Reportedly Launching Sooner Than Expected

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When it comes to Apple, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White has a mixed track record. He was the first Apple watcher to reveal that the company planned to launch an iPad mini, though details were scarce at the time, and he also was the first…
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Epigenetic Engineering: Silencing A Gene Can Cause Cancer

Cancer doesn't always begin with genetic mutations: simply turning a gene off is enough. Studies with mice has provided the first evidence that turning a gene on or off can cause cancer. The study gives hope on how epigenetic engineering (deliberately…

How Apple Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Big Screen

The line defining smartphones and tablets has been blurring for some time now, but it may reached its peak with the launch of the Fonepad from Asus, which the company describes as a "tablet with phone functions". While this may be an extreme…
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Apple has just launched a new attack on Android

(Apple) Apple is back in the business of trying to persuade consumers to switch to its products from a rival platform — only this time it's targeting users of Android, not Windows. The iPhone maker on Monday launched a website aimed at…
New report details one of the iPhone 8’s most hotly anticipated features

New report details one of the iPhone 8's most anticipated features

With good reason, the most anticipated feature the iPhone 8 will bring to the table is a radical new redesign featuring an edge to edge OLED display. But with the iPhone 8 display hogging the headlines, it’s easy to forget that Apple’s…
Leak points to June release for Apple’s completely redesigned iPad Pro

Leak points to release for Apple’s redesigned iPad Pro

Leak points to June release for Apple’s completely redesigned iPad Pro At this point, it’s quite possible that the iPad is the most unsexy product Apple sells. It’s a great product, don’t get us wrong, but consumers by and…
If the iPhone 8 looks this good, Samsung is in trouble

If iPhone 8 looks this good, Samsung is in trouble

A new day, and a new set of iPhone 8 renders are here to gawk at. This time around it’s not a concept that a designer created based on rumors. Instead, we’re looking at high-quality 3D renders that were created using leaked factory CAD images…

Apple’s forgotten iPhone is getting a big redesign this year

First released just last year, the iPhone SE became an integral part of Apple’s iPhone lineup, reaffirming the company’s interest in providing a pocketable iPhone with high-end specs to those buyers looking for smaller handsets. Of…

BlackBerry KEYone vs. BlackBerry Priv: A Must See

There is only one real choice for an Android with a keyboard. An Android phone with a keyboard is a niche product. I think everyone knows it, including the company that makes them. But because the choice is so small (as in just one) it's important…
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Some Companies Apple Might Acquire With its Huge $250 Billion Cash Stockpile

As the Trump administration pushes for a tax holiday on overseas cash, no one stands to gain more than Apple  (AAPL) . The Cupertino, Calif., maker of iPhones and other coveted tech products reported $256.8 billion in cash after the market…
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Apple’s new ‘Dubai Mall’ has massive motorized solar wings

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Apple has always strived to impress with its stores and physical locations, but the company has absolutely outdone itself with its newly introduced “community” space in Dubai, dubbed the Apple Dubai Mall. The breathtaking building, which…