Defender smart pepper spray sends attacker’s picture along to 911

Potentially a useful product for anyone that lives in an unsafe area, the Defender will fire off a picture of an attacker to authorities right before blasting the attacker with high grade pepper spray.

Cool Tech

Sony SRS-X9 review

Sony’s SRS-X9 is a tour de force of elegant style and high-performance sound, but it will cost you.

  • Pros: Brilliant clarity and definition, Smooth, musical bass…
  • Cons: Very pricey, Sound signature occasionally too bright

This UK supermarket gets all of its power from rotting vegetables

The Sainbury's grocery store in Cannock, England, gets 100 percent of it's power by collecting it's food waste, recycling it, and using it to generate biomethane gas.

Cool Tech

BMW reportedly developing a hardcore i8 successor – and M1 homage – called the i9

In 1978, BMW released the legendary M1 road car, racing versions of which had heavy influence on the racing world. Sources are saying BMW is developing the 'spiritual successor' to the M1 (and also the successor to the i8) called the i9.

Cars

Mark Your Calendars: iPhone 6 to launch in mid-September with iOS 8

Sources say that Apple will launch the iPhone 6 in mid-September. It's unknown if both the 4.7 and 5.5-inch models will launch during the event. Meanwhile, iOS 8 appears to be on track for its launch alongside the iPhone.

Mobile

Klipsch unveils a siege of new speakers for its Reference home theater line

As a part of its new grand scheme to align a host of products under its Reference line, Klipsch threw down a gauntlet of gear today for an entirely new home theater speaker lineup.

Home Theater

Final Fantasy IV, NBA Jam, and more discounted in Google Play Store

Several games and apps have gone on sale in the Google Play Store. They include Final Fantasy III, Final Fantasy IV, NBA Jam, Runtastic Pro, WeatherPro, and Beautiful Widgets Pro, among others.

Mobile

Maingear’s new Pulse 15 laptop wears a 3K display to go with Intel and Nvidia hardware

Maingear reveals the Pulse 15, which packs in an impressive amount of hardware. But does it go a little overboard in some areas?

Computing

Fans recreate classic GTA mission as GTA Online jobs

Rockstar has shared a collection of fan-made jobs for GTA Online inspired by classic missions from GTA III, Vice City, San Andreas, GTA IV, and Chinatown Wars.

Gaming

Federal judge threatens to hold FilmOn in contempt of court

A federal judge has said she is strongly considering holding streaming video service FilmOn.TV in contempt of court for continuing its operations even after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Aereo was guilty of copyright infringement.

Home Theater

Jon Stewart launches $10 billion fake Kickstarter to purchase CNN

In light of a recent report detailing Fox's failed bid for Time Warner Cable, and Fox's willingness to dump CNN had it been successful in the bid, Jon Stewart launched a fake Kickstarter campaign to purchase CNN.

Mobile

Apple could release 12-inch Retina MacBook and 4K iMac or monitor late this year

A new report claims that Apple could be readying a new Retina MacBook and a 4K desktop or monitor for release this fall.

Computing

Avengers bundle, Guardians of the Galaxy coming to Disney Infinity 2.0

The Guardians of the Galaxy will have their own play set for the upcoming Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes and Sony is offering an Avengers Collector's Edition of the game.

Gaming

Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood join HBO’s Westworld series

The upcoming series based on Michael Crichton's 1973 sci-fi thriller will be produced by J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot and co-written/directed by Jonathan Nolan.

Movies