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BLACKPHONE – THE WORLDS MOST SECURE CELLPHONE

The high-end smartphone which puts privacy and security ahead of everything else. Blackphone includes a unique combination of operating system and application tools which offer unparalleled security and privacy to information workers, executives, public figures, and anyone else unwilling to cede ownership of their privacy to other authorities. Blackphone's PrivatOS, built on Android and combined with a full ...

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A WATCH FOR YOUR LIFESTYLE – VICTORINOX DIVE MASTER 500 TITANIUM

Meet the awesome Dive Master 500 Titanium, a limited series of 500 watches by Victorinox. The stunning matt grey amphibious beast features a titanium case and bracelet adding to its robustness while reducing its weight. The diving watch is powered by a ETA 2894-2 mechanical self-winding movement that is visible through the transparent sapphire crystal case backing. It comes equipped with a helium valve and ...

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Ever Wanted to Control Lights From Your Smartphone?

Ever wanted to do something super cool with the lights in your house and control them with a remote? Now there's a way to easily control all lights from your cell phone! Meet Emberlight. It turns any light into a smart-light. A simple plug-and-play adapter that gives you control of your lights from anywhere in the world. It can even use proximity to control your lights. And no complicated hub or installatio ...

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A Camera So Fast it Can Show Light Itself in Motion

Ramesh Raskar presents femto-photography, a new type of imaging so fast it visualizes the world one trillion frames per second, so detailed it shows light itself in motion. This technology may someday be used to build cameras that can look "around" corners or see inside the body without X-rays. http://www.ted.com Tags: Tech, High Tech, High Speed Photography ...

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Smart Tattoos That Can Generate Electricity from Sweat – Could Be The Future of Wearable Computers

Smart tattoos are one of the hottest things around. Tech researchers believe they will be a great way to monitor both vital signs and not-so-vital signs. One of the stumbling blocks is getting power to them. Joseph Wang, a researcher from University of California San Diego, has come up with a way to generate power for these devices without using any external equipment. The secret to his success is harnessin ...

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The Amazing Tweaks Mercedes Used to Convert It’s S-Class Sedan Into an Armored Beast

Some people don’t like riding in a car if they can’t literally put their feet up while ensuring the cabin has exactly the fragrance they desire. Others prefer cars that can stand up to terrorist attacks. For those who fall into both categories, Mercedes-Benz offers the new S600 Guard, the armored version of its flagship S-Class sedan. READ FULL ARTICLE FROM WIRED   YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE [SlideDeck2 id=68 ...

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How Hackable is Your Car? Find Out More From a Handy Chart

Last year, when hackers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek showed they could hijack the steering and brakes of a Ford Escape and a Toyota Prius with nothing but laptops connected to the cars, they raised two questions: Could hackers perform the same tricks wirelessly, or even over the Internet? And even more pressing: Is your car vulnerable? READ FULL ARTICLE FROM WIRED Tags: Wired Magazine, Cars, Automobiles ...

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Do you Badoo? A Dating Social Network With A Serious Mobile App

By Jonathan Maple - Muze Staff Writer The problem is this. When using Facebook, you are generally surrounded by people you already know. Many of these “friends” are people you went to high school or college with, or lived next to 17 years ago.  Google + has a similar tendency but without the people.  So how do you find people you don’t know that live in your area? The answer is Badoo. The site is billed as ...

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ECigs The Quitting Cure: How Ecigs May Help You Quit Smoking Or Hook You Deeper Into The Nicotine Haze

By Jonathan Maple - Muze Staff Writer The science and hype may not be on the same page when it comes to electronic cigarettes. The Pitch: Dave Keener, a 30 year old lifelong smoker, is nestled on his couch – in his Grafton, Massachusetts home – with his girlfriend curled up beside him. He explains that he loves smoking, but there are things missing from his house. The tell-tale odor of burnt tobacco and ash ...

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5 Must Have Apps For The Savvy Traveler Who Wants To Save Money And Stay Organized

By Jonathan Maple Muze Staff Writer Barring the standard apps you should already have on your phone or tablet - maps, email and games - here are five apps to make traveling smoother, fun and less costly. All of these apps can be used on Android and IOS devices. 1. Kayak Kayak, when used in advance of traveling, is a powerful tool for finding great travel deals. The site - www.kayak.com - has a simple interf ...

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Google’s Nexus Q Targets Living Rooms

Google’s first foray into the hardware market is a streaming media device that anyone with an android phone or tablet can control.         You might also like: [SlideDeck2 id=6840]   Tags: google, google nexus Q, home entertainment, video, home audio, streaming media ...

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Spanx on Steroids: How Speedo Created the New Record-Breaking Swimsuit

By Jim Morrison on Smithsonian.com After Olympic officials banned the swimsuit that caused records to fall at the 2008 games, scientists are back with a new outfit that might break even more In 2009, Speedo’s research team began to brainstorm innovative ways to help swimmers go faster. The polyurethane bodysuits that contributed to an astonishing number of swimming world records over the previous 18 months ...

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Where Do All Those Facebook Photos Go?

By Mark Strauss on Smithsonian On the outer boundaries of the Arctic Circle lies a massive construction project funded by Facebook: the future home of thousands of server farms With 900 million members worldwide and growing, Facebook is building its first European data storage facility—60 miles south of the Arctic Circle in Lulea, Sweden. The reason: natural air conditioning. Some Internet “server farms” sp ...

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Review – Nexus 7 review: the best $200 tablet you can buy

By Tim Stevens on Engadget In 2008, when the Eee PC was revolutionizing the computing world and driving every manufacturer to make cheaper and smaller laptops, Sony washed its hands of the whole thing. The "race to the bottom," the company said, would profoundly impact the industry, killing profit margins and flooding the market with cheap, terrible machines. Sony was wrong, its stance lasting about a year ...

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Three X-Treme Coaster Theme Park Designs Debuting This Year

By Joseph Flaherty on WIRED - Design Walt Disney never wanted his park to be completed. “It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world,” he said. Today the heirs to Disney’s legacy continue to push the limits of what is possible, redesigning the whole theme park experience from roller coasters to ice cream to tchotchkes. In 2012, this is the state of the imagination. While their ...

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Reading into the Future – E-Reader Options

Found on Engadget Once a novelty for bleeding-edge types, e-book readers have finally started to break into the mainstream and begin to deliver on their promise to be a true, useable alternative to traditional books and newspapers. The watershed moment was undoubtedly the introduction of Amazon's first Kindle, but Sony and others are rapidly stepping up their games, and the future only promises to get more ...

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Made in America: could your next phone be homegrown?

By Darren Murph on Engadget "Made in America." For some reason, my parents -- and the parents of many of my peers -- take great pride in seeing that phrase. I've seen people buy inferior products just because the label on the back proclaimed that it was thrown together in one of our 50 great states instead of across some imaginary line in "another country." Part of me wonders if people actually check to see ...

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