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UK’s upcoming supercomputer won’t weather any storms, but it may accurately predict them

The fastest, most accurate weather-predicting supercomputer in the world is scheduled to be operational by next September. Here are the details.

Nintendo is cooking up a device to measure fatigue and map your sleep patterns

Nintendo's previously stated plans to get into the "non-wearable" health monitoring space seem to be moving forward, with a device designed to measure fatigue and sleep patterns coming by or before March 2016.
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Can ESPN2’s Star Wars Halloween Special turn out worse than the hated Holiday Special?

A half-hour Star Wars Halloween Special will air on ESPN2 that teams up the SportsNation cast with Han Solo, Chewbacca, and the rest of the Star Wars cast.

You can ride an eagle over Paris in this Action Cam video

Victor the white-tailed eagle takes you on a flight over Paris, France in this Sony Action Cam Mini video.
Movies & TV

Terminator: Genisys seemingly channels T2: Judgment Day in its retooled origin story

Terminator: Genisys, the upcoming reboot of the Terminator franchise, will feature some significant departures from the canon of the original films.

Fiat Chrysler will spin off Ferrari to fund its expansion plans

Ferrari will be spun off from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), which will sell shares of the legendary carmaker to the public and FCA shareholders to fund ambitious expansion plans.

CurrentC fines retailers that allow NFC payments with Google Wallet and Apple Pay

Retailers who back the CurrentC mobile payment system face steep fines if they allow other forms of mobile payments in stores. As such, NFC payments made with Google Wallet, Apple Pay, and others have been suspended in these stores.

Samsung’s futuristic superwatch, the Gear S, hits the U.S. on November 7

Samsung's large, standalone Gear S smartwatch will arrive at AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile on November 7. The watch runs Tizen and can even make calls and send texts without being tethered to your phone.
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Avengers: Age of Ultron travels from Italy to Korea to Africa to… Cleveland!

Avengers: Age of Ultron writer/director Joss Whedon discusses the global scope of the upcoming sequel to The Avengers and where it takes the superhero team.

Apple CEO Tim Cook is proud to be gay, hopes his openness can help others

Apple CEO Tim Cook has talked about being gay, saying although he is fortunate enough to work in a company which embraces people's differences, others aren't so lucky. If his openness can benefit them, he says, it'll be worth the trade-off…

Now that’s just showing off — LG creates a nearly bezel-free screen

LG showed off a new screen with an incredibly small bezel. The nearly bezel-free screen is 5.3 inches diagonally and comes in Full HD. LG says its screen has the smallest bezel the world has ever seen.

Mo money, less problems: Facebook offers $300K bounty for making the Web safer

Facebook wants to put an end to online security vulnerabilities, offering a prize of $300,000 for anyone eager to lend a hand.