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12:00pm(11/28) ENGADGET - Pros and cons: Our quick verdict on Google Home :
It was only a matter of time before Google came out with something to compete with the Amazon Echo: After all, Google too has deep experience with both voice commands and search. Indeed, one of the things we like best about the new Google Home hub is...  www.engadget.com
11:37am(11/28) ENGADGET - Amazon goes a step further to battle counterfeit goods :
Amazon is getting even more serious about preventing the sale of counterfeit goods on its site. According to Bloomberg, the online retail giant is organizing teams in the US and Europe that will work with major brands to establish a registry of reco...  www.engadget.com
11:16am(11/28) ENGADGET - Netflix's 'White Rabbit Project' looks like 'Mythbusters 2.0' :
White Rabbit Project isn't an official continuation of the Mythbusters franchise, but it's pretty darn close. The show stars former Mythbusters members Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara, and it's set to premiere on Netflix on December 9th. T...  www.engadget.com
10:53am(11/28) ENGADGET - Diamonds convert nuclear waste into clean batteries :
Nuclear waste is normally a major environmental headache, but it could soon be a source of clean energy. Scientists have developed a method of turning that waste into batteries using diamond. If you encapsulate short-range radioactive material in a...  www.engadget.com
10:30am(11/28) ENGADGET - The 12 best tech gifts for the entertainer in your life :
You know the type: Someone who loves throwing parties. In fact, you will probably partake of egg nog and sugar cookies in their home before the season is up. So why not get them something that helps them do what they do best: entertain. If your frien...  www.engadget.com
10:00am(11/28) ENGADGET - The best space heater :
By Séamus Bellamy This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide to the best homewares. When readers choose to buy The Sweethome's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its...  www.engadget.com
08:59am(11/28) ENGADGET - Anti-drone gun takes down targets from 1.2 miles away :
There are numerous systems built to take down wayward or dangerous drones, but they tend to have one big catch: you need to be relatively close to the drone, which could be scary if the robotic aircraft is packing explosives. DroneShield thinks it c...  www.engadget.com
08:27am(11/28) ENGADGET - Sling TV debuts cloud DVR to combat PlayStation Vue :
While Dish's Sling TV impressed us as a streaming television alternative for cord cutters (and it's gotten even better over time), rival service PlayStation Vue has had one major advantage from the start: cloud DVR. But that won't last for long. Slin...  www.engadget.com
08:00am(11/28) ENGADGET - AI can create videos of the future :
Loads of devices can preserve moments on camera, but what if you could capture situations that were about to happen? It's not as far-fetched as you might think. MIT CSAIL researchers have crafted a deep learning algorithm that can create videos showi...  www.engadget.com
07:49am(11/28) ENGADGET - CNN snaps up Casey Neistat's video sharing app Beme :
In the hopes of bringing in a younger audience, CNN has acquired the social video sharing app Beme, which was most notably the brainchild of YouTube star Casey Neistat. Beme, which let you quickly shoot and upload four-second videos, will be shut dow...  www.engadget.com
07:28am(11/28) ENGADGET - Uber's app no longer works in China :
Uber has parted ways with its Chinese subsidiary, which is going to prove problematic for tourists looking to hail a ride in the Middle Kingdom. As part of the deal that saw Uber China merge with Didi Chuxing, the global Uber app has been disentangle...  www.engadget.com
06:05am(11/28) ENGADGET - New magnetic field theory gets us closer to nuclear fusion :
Researchers from the US Department of Energy (DoE) and Princeton University have developed a new theory on plasma that could help scientists figure out solar flares and fusion power. Most fusion research is focused on "magnetic confinement" reactors...  www.engadget.com
04:01am(11/28) ENGADGET - Sony made a Walkman for 'Final Fantasy XV' fans :
Final Fantasy XV is about to make it's long, long anticipated debut tomorrow, so get ready for the hype (and merchandising). We've already seen a FF XV branded Audi A8, of all things, and Sony has now revealed a limited edition Final Fantasy XV Walkm...  www.engadget.com
02:01am(11/28) ENGADGET - Hospital to get first dedicated 3D tissue-printing facility :
You still can't get a 3D-printed liver transplant made from your own cells, but an Australian hospital is trying to push the tech into the mainstream. The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane is building a dedicated "biofabrication"...  www.engadget.com
11:01pm(11/27) ENGADGET - Tesla's upgraded Autopilot will start rolling out mid-December :
Should you happen to be one of the first drivers to buy a Model S or Model X with Enhanced Autopilot support, you're probably wondering when you'll actually start getting those features. Well, the mystery's over. Elon Musk informs a new Model S own...  www.engadget.com
09:53pm(11/27) ENGADGET - Test can show if the speed of light has changed :
Modern science assumes that the speed of light has always been the same. Researchers have suggested that this seeming constant might have changed over time, however, and they now have a way to find out whether or not that's true. Professors Jo&atilde...  www.engadget.com
07:52pm(11/27) ENGADGET - San Francisco transit stations fall victim to a hack :
San Franciscans just got an all-too-real demonstration of what it's like when hackers attack urban infrastructure. The city's Municipal Transportation Agency has confirmed that the Muni station computer system was hacked, leading officials to open fa...  www.engadget.com
05:55pm(11/27) ENGADGET - Massive galaxy cluster found 'hiding' behind the Milky Way :
You would think that it would be easy to spot a cosmic structure as enormous as a supercluster holding legions of galaxies, but not so -- the Milky Way can hide all kinds of objects, usually due to dust and stars obscuring the view. If you need proof...  www.engadget.com
03:49pm(11/27) ENGADGET - German draft law would limit your data privacy rights :
Germany has generally been protective of privacy as of late, but it might take a step backward. The country's union for data protection has revealed that an interior ministry draft law would seriously curtail data privacy rights. You wouldn't have...  www.engadget.com
01:51pm(11/27) ENGADGET - BMW will reportedly unveil an i3 redesign in 2017 :
BMW might not be waiting for the distant future to step up its electric car plans. Welt sources claim that the automaker plans the 2017 launch of a redesigned i3 that promises both practical and cosmetic improvements. You should see a new battery tha...  www.engadget.com
12:00pm(11/27) ENGADGET - Ben┬áHeck's Virtual Boy, part 1 :
Ben's seeing double this week with a retro virtual reality console that was ahead of its time: Nintendo's Virtual Boy (codename "VUE"). Though the technology was advanced in many ways, it didn't prevent the sort of dizziness that still plagues...  www.engadget.com
10:28am(11/27) ENGADGET - Major 'No Man's Sky' update arrives with a few surprises :
That promised Foundation Update for No Man's Sky? It's already here for both PC and PS4... and it includes much, much more than Hello Games hinted at just a couple of days ago. The centerpiece remains base building, which turns out to be simple but h...  www.engadget.com
09:00am(11/27) ENGADGET - After Math: Let's get lost in space :
It's been a stellar week for our space-faring future. NASA unveiled its theoretical EM Drive, UCSF researchers successfully placed mouse embryos into suspended animation, a team from the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research stumbled upon th...  www.engadget.com
08:00am(11/27) ENGADGET - The world's fastest electric car, and more in the week that was :
Tesla finally sealed the deal on its acquisition of SolarCity this week, and the merger is already producing incredible results. The two companies just completed a project to power an entire island on solar power. In other energy news, researchers in...  www.engadget.com
04:54am(11/27) ENGADGET - Malware uses Facebook and LinkedIn images to hijack your PC (updated) :
Malware doesn't always have to attack your computer through browser- or OS-based exploits. Sometimes, it's the social networks themselves that can be the problem. Researchers at Check Point have discovered that a variant of known ransomware, Locky, i...  www.engadget.com