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Scientists create a lithium-ion battery with super speed charging and longer life

Researchers discovered a new lithium-ion battery that can charge super fast and lasts 20 years. The battery could be used in electric cars, smartphones, and other gadgets.

OnePlus teams up with JBL, launches cool earphones and a special edition OnePlus One

OnePlus has teamed up with audio experts JBL to offer a pair of earphones designed to complement the OnePlus One smartphone. The E1+ 'buds will also be joined by a special edition of the phone itself.
Cool Tech

The Intel of things: How the chip giant plans to own IoT

Intel is trying to move swiftly to capitalize on its investment in the Internet of Things. Basis Science, the wearable smart watch company that the chip maker brought earlier this year for a reported $100 million, is set to launch a new…

Pairing Windows Media Center with the Win 10 Tech Preview? You’ll miss out on updates

You will be denied access to updates and builds in the Windows 10 Technical Preview should you choose to install Windows Media Center. Learn more here.

Move over Nate Silver, Bing is now firmly in the election prediction business

Bing now features a section completely devoted to the 2014 elections, and it will attempt to predict the outcomes of all the races too. Learn more here.

DT Giveaway: Win a sleek and smart Martian Notifier watch

We're giving away two Martian Notifier smartwatches. The Martian Notifier is one of the coolest, most subtle smartwatches around. Enter now!

Transform your smartphone into the ultimate power tool with Ryobi Phone Works

By leveraging all the high tech components you've already got in your smartphone, tools in Ryobi's Phone Works line are considerably cheaper than most standalone power tools
Home Theater

Panasonic’s 4K TVs finally play nice with Netflix 4K content after firmware update

Panasonic's 2014 4K televisions can finally play Netflix's 4K content, thanks to a firmware update that was issued last week. The only problem is, that 4K content comes with a steeper price, as Netflix just jacked up the rate for 4K…

Audi’s self-driving RS 7 gets ready for a Hockenheim hot lap

Self-driving cars are supposed to improve safety and efficiency, but what about performance? Audi will let a self-driving RS 7 prototype loose on Germany's Hockenheimring this weekend to find out.

Destiny’s DLC isn’t out yet, but here’s how you can get into yet another locked off area

Another resourceful guardian has finagled their way into a poorly-locked area that's earmarked for Destiny's upcoming DLC, The Dark Below, and posted a video so you can too.
Movies & TV

Jesus plays baseball? That’s what happens as the timestream unravels in Bill & Ted 3

Keanu Reeves explains what's holding back a third Bill & Ted movie, and where the long-awaited next film will find the time-traveling, rock-and-roll heroes.