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Oh, to live like Wallace and Gromit: Seven fictional smart homes we wish existed

While many homes are starting to incorporate smart technology to automate basic tasks, the modern house is still pretty primitive compared to these cinematic counterparts.
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Robot grillmaster feeds and delights party of German bratwurst lovers

A robotic grillmaster selects, places, grills bratwurst and serves them on plates at a party in Germany. The device successfully fills up empty spaces on the grill and entertains guests.
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Weekend Workshop: Survive The Wasteland with these ‘Fallout’ DIY Nuka-Cola caps

Made popular by way of Bethesda's Fallout franchise, Nuka-Cola caps are the cream of the currency crop across The Wasteland. Here's how you can make a batch for yourself along with a companion Nuka-Cola jar.

KickassTorrents meets its maker, alleged founder arrested by U.S. government

The on-again, off-again top torrent site KickassTorrents has been shut down -- maybe for good this time -- after the U.S. government arrested alleged founder Artem Vaulin in Poland last week.

This may be the best photo yet of the iPhone 7 Plus and Pro

Rumors have long-been spreading about Apple's latest offering, the iPhone 7, a device we will see later this year. We've gathered them all into one place, from a water-resistant body to wireless charging. Here's everything you…

25 iPhone 6S problems and how to fix them

Don’t let iPhone 6S problems get you down, there’s usually a fix or a workaround you can employ. Come on in for a look at the most commonly reported iPhone 6S problems and get some advice on what to do about them.

Is your PC feeling its age? These upgrades can give it new life

Most of the time an older computer can do everything you need. If you'd like to get than new PC smell without emptying your checking account, there are some cheap and easy upgrades that can improve performance and make it feel fresh again.
Health & Fitness

Pigeons doing canary duty to detect lead levels in NYC neighborhoods

A study in New York City found that pigeon blood lead levels correlated with lead in the blood in children who live in the same neighborhood. Pigeons remain in the same neighborhood and likely pick up the lead from the air and from street…

Another Chrysler recall — what it is and what to do

A wiring harness issue that can cause a loss of propulsion is the reason Fiat Chrysler is recalling 410,000 Chrysler, Jeep, and Ram vehicles. No injuries or crashes have been reported due to the wiring harness problem.

5 songs you need to stream this week: MGMT, Jamila Woods and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: MGMT, Jamila Woods, Tiffany Trump and more.
Health & Fitness

No more excuses — this mattress plans your next workout while you sleep 2:31

In August, a partnership between iFit and NordicTrack will lead to new sleep technology -- a tracker that will help users determine how their downtime influences their active time.

Gaming is going digital, but players are collecting more memorabilia than ever

For almost all of video games’ existence, there has been video game memorabilia. These pieces of plastic, polyester, and rubber fill up our shelves and let us proudly show our fandom, and for one man, they even earned a world record.