Preorders: Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

Copying the iPhone 6 is already paying off for Samsung

By about 1 hour ago.

Copying the iPhone 6 is already paying off for Samsung

Samsung is yet to announce record launch numbers for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, currently available for preorder in a variety of markets, but various reports already claim the new phones are already selling like hot cakes. After a rumor said a few days ago that Samsung is tripling Galaxy S6 edge production in order to meet increased demand, a new report from South Korean publication Naver reveals that preorders for Samsung’s sixth-gen Galaxy S models are significantly outpacing Galaxy S5 preorders in the U.S., one of the most important markets for the company. More →

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Windows 10 Project Spartan Download

You can finally test Windows 10’s most exciting new feature: Project Spartan browser

By about 2 hours ago.

You can finally test Windows 10’s most exciting new feature: Project Spartan browser

Instead of simply upgrading Internet Explorer and changing the user’s perception about Microsoft’s old Internet browser, the company is taking a new approach to Internet browsing with Windows 10. Called Project Spartan for the time being, the new browser will be available on all devices that can run Windows 10 and coexist with Internet Explorer, the company confirmed in previous announcements. But only on Monday Microsoft finally released Project Spartan to the world for testing purposes. More →

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Gogoro Smartscooter Release Date and Price

Gogoro, the Tesla of electric scooters, is getting its big debut in Taipei this week

By about 11 hours ago.

Gogoro, the Tesla of electric scooters, is getting its big debut in Taipei this week

Gogoro Smartscooter is the name of a bold electric scooter project that was first detailed at CES 2015 in early January. In short, the proposed scooter aims to offer users a convenient means of transportation that’s not only supposed to work with batteries rather than gas, but it’s also meant to offer users a hassle-free experience when it comes to powering those batteries.  More →

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Valspar Color For The Colorblind Video

Watch: Colorblind people react to seeing colors for the first time

By about 11 hours ago.

Watch: Colorblind people react to seeing colors for the first time

Being colorblind can make the world a duller place since it means you see some of the world’s most gorgeous colors as shades of gray. To fix this, Valspar Paint has been teaming up with glasses manufacturer EnChroma to create special glasses to help colorblind people see exactly what they’ve been missing. More →

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Barilla Pronto Pasta Video

Barilla unveils new pasta that spectacularly lazy people will love

By on March 30, 2015 at 8:45 PM.

Barilla unveils new pasta that spectacularly lazy people will love

There are times when we’re really in awe of how lazy people have become in regards to cooking. For example, boiling and straining pasta isn’t exactly an arduous task. In fact, it’s likely one of the very easiest things that you can do when you’re cooking at home. Nonetheless, Barilla this year has unveiled a special new kind of pasta for people who just don’t want to go to the trouble of pouring their pasta into a strainer. More →

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Spotify PS4 Launch

Spotify launches on PS4, PS3 and Xperia devices

By on March 30, 2015 at 8:00 PM.

Spotify launches on PS4, PS3 and Xperia devices

Starting today, PS4, PS3 and Xperia smartphone and tablet owners will have access to Spotify through the new PlayStation Music app. PlayStation Music will replace the outmoded Music Unlimited service, giving Sony device owners access to Spotify’s 30 million songs and 1.5 billion playlists. More →

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Super Mario 64 in Browser

You can actually play Super Mario 64 in your web browser right now

By on March 30, 2015 at 7:15 PM.

You can actually play Super Mario 64 in your web browser right now

It’ll be a while until you’ll be able to play Nintendo games on mobile devices, but that doesn’t mean you have to hurry and purchase Nintendo hardware to get a quick Mario fix. In fact, there’s a way of running Super Mario 64 on your browser right now, no matter what operating system you use. More →

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OnePlus Two Specs Leak

New details leak for the sequel to 2014’s surprise hit Android phone

By on March 30, 2015 at 6:50 PM.

New details leak for the sequel to 2014’s surprise hit Android phone

Last year, upstart manufacturer OnePlus took the Android world by storm by hyping its debut OnePlus One smartphone that featured both strong specifications and a surprisingly low price. Thanks to some new leaks obtained by GizmoChina, we may now have some information about what OnePlus has in store for its followup to 2014’s surprise hit smartphone. More →

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Apple Watch FDA

Why the FDA won’t regulate the Apple Watch to death

By on March 30, 2015 at 6:25 PM.

Why the FDA won’t regulate the Apple Watch to death

Back when the Apple Watch was nothing more than a rumor, there was an endless stream of stories focusing on all of the biomedical engineering talent Apple was bringing on board. Consequently, we started to see an influx of reports detailing all of the incredible ways in which the Apple Watch was going to revolutionize personal health. Some reports event went so far as to proffer that Apple’s new wearable might be able to detect impending heart attacks or even measure metrics such as glucose levels.

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Night Vision Eyes

Crazy Science: Biohackers develop night vision eyedrops

By on March 30, 2015 at 6:00 PM.

Crazy Science: Biohackers develop night vision eyedrops

A group of biohackers based out of California recently developed eye drops which, when inserted into the human eye, provide users with some semblance of night vision. According to researchers over at Science for the Masses, a human test subject injected with the eye drop solution was not only able to make out shapes and sizes from 10 meters away, but was also able to locate individuals outside in the dark from a distance of 50 meters.

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The Walking Dead 8-bit Video Part 2

The Walking Dead’s 3rd and 4th seasons get remade into awesome 8-bit video games

By on March 30, 2015 at 5:34 PM.

The Walking Dead’s 3rd and 4th seasons get remade into awesome 8-bit video games

After recreating the first two The Walking Dead seasons in the form of an old-timey 8-bit game, CineFix is back with a similar video on YouTube that features the main events from the third and fourth seasons of AMC’s popular zombie show. As always, be aware that these videos contain spoilers before watching them. More →

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Tim Cook Interview

Apple CEO Tim Cook penned a rare op-ed that everyone should read

By on March 30, 2015 at 5:13 PM.

Apple CEO Tim Cook penned a rare op-ed that everyone should read

We typically try not to get too political here on BGR, but the fight against inequality and discrimination is something we can happily get behind, even when it involves legislation. Enter Apple CEO Tim Cook, who recently penned a rare op-ed that was published on Sunday night in The Washington Post.

Everyone should read it. More →

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