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Wireless Charging From a Foot Away Could Be a Dream Come True
The Pi wireless charger can power up to four devices from a distance.
Sep 20, 2017 9:22PM - PopularMechanics
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The Gadgets You Need to Monitor Your Home From Anywhere
A new suite of Nest gadgets is walking into an already packed market.
Sep 20, 2017 9:02PM - PopularMechanics
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If You Aren't Going to Watch The Good Place Tonight, Why the Hell Not?
NBCs The Good Place premiered last year and immediately swanned off with all my good will. Its a show that is riotously funny, with great characters and a completely unique setting. You absolutely should be watching it when its second season premieres tonight.
Sep 20, 2017 7:25PM - io9 (io9.gizmodo.com)
The suction cup, based off of the remora fish's dorsal fin, keeps its strength even below the waves.
Sep 20, 2017 6:12PM - PopularMechanics
From climate change to violent nationalist threats, the world is in danger. According to Bill Clinton, our salvation boils down to simple math. Delivering opening remarks to the executives and government leaders packed into the Plaza Hotel ballroom at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum, the 42nd president of the United States called the audience to action, saying that the most important thing is whether you believe that social strength, economic performance, and political power flow from division or multiplication, from subtraction or addition.
Sep 20, 2017 4:19PM - Quartz (qz.com)
The recent buyer of Laura Palmers real house from Twin Peaks not only played the homeowner of the fictional house in The Return, but is also letting showfans stop by for visit. In an interview with Vulture, homeowner Mary Reber shared that fans have been seeking her out for tours of her Everett, Washington home, which has long served as the Palmer home in Twin Peaks and its revival series, Twin Peaks: The Return. Whats better, shes happy to oblige! The previous owner was not a fan of people stopping by to check out the place, going so far as to change the paint color to discourage visitors.
Sep 20, 2017 3:42PM - io9 (io9.gizmodo.com)
Hollywood says 'I'll be back," but I really wish they wouldn't.
Sep 20, 2017 2:47PM - PopularMechanics
Male ducks have some of the weirdest junk in naturea ludicrously long, corkscrew-shaped member that evolved on account of an ongoing battle of the sexes. New research shows that the social environment in which the male duck finds himself in has a pronounced effect on the length of his penis, a finding that may finally put the size matters debate to rest. For ducks.
Sep 20, 2017 4:13AM - Gizmodo (gizmodo.com)
Its been 50 years since the classic British science fiction series The Prisoner debuted on television. Since then the show been remade, re-aired, copied, and referenced, but never duplicated. Though it wasnt on the air for long, The Prisoner is a show worth celebrating, and these officially licensed posters do just that.
Sep 20, 2017 2:03AM - io9 (io9.gizmodo.com)
Anticipation is sky-high for Taika Waititis Thor: Ragnarok, which is due out November 3 and looks exceedingly fun. With his spotlight at an all-time high, he may soon sign on for another one of Hollywoods most eagerly awaited projects: the live-action Akira movie. Deadline, which broke the news, notes that Warner Bros.
Sep 20, 2017 1:28AM - io9 (io9.gizmodo.com)