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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

Review

Basis Science Basis B1 Band

The $199 Basis Band offers a powerful mix of sensors and motivational tools, but pass if you'd rather spend less on a fitness tracker or aren't partial to big, watch-style designs.

By Jun. 11, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 11, 2013

MSRP: $199.00

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Food Cycle Science Food Cycler: Home

This luxurious in-home composter promises to recycle your food waste in a matter of hours.

By Feb. 28, 2014

MSRP: $499.00

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Facebook and Oculus join for science fiction future

The companies believe that by joining forces, they can invent the future and turn science fiction into fact.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Be one with Flappy Bird: The science of 'flow' in game design

A core reason why recent hits like Flappy Bird and Threes found success -- and are massively addictive -- lies in the way they put us in a unique zen-like state known as flow.

By Feb. 15, 2014

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Once science fiction, it'll be reality in 2014

As we prepare for a new year, we're excited about gear that brings to life for the first time ideas that have long been only future tense.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Are we in the Matrix? Science looks for signs we're not real

Some say the odds are good that we're living in a computer simulation, and a few researchers think they might know how to find out the truth.

By Dec. 13, 2013

Editors' Take

2015 Mercedes-Benz S550 Coupe

The Mercedes-Benz S550 sedan was already a tech powerhouse, but the new Coupe version takes things further with Active Curve Tilting and an iPhone mirroring feature.

By Mar. 3, 2014

Pricing not available

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G-Technology G-Dock Ev

The G-Dock and G-Drive introduce a new level of flexibility in external storage, and performance is fast.

By Aug. 28, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 28, 2013
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Popular Science silences its comments section

Explaining that comments are bad for science and backing it up with -- well, science -- the 141-year-old magazine is shutting down the comments section on its Web site.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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Making music with your pulse -- for health and science

Startup BioBeats plans to join biometrics with entertaining apps to create tools that help you stay healthy -- and that collect troves of data that medical researchers can use.

By Aug. 1, 2013