1. Astronauts dress as Jedi for NASA Expedition 45 portrait
     Published by CNet on 2015-02-15 at 02:41:29

International Space Station-bound astronauts dressed as Jedi pose with lightsabers in their mission poster for NASA. Proud of them, Yoda would be.

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2. Hackers rob US and global banks of millions in one of the largest heists ever
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-15 at 08:40:02

Banks in Russia, Japan, the US, and Europe have fallen victim to a massive, sophisticated malware hack, allowing the perpetrators to steal hundreds of millions of dollars since 2013. According to a Kaspersky Labs report provided to the New Yor...

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3. The Fastest Way to Solve a Rubik’s Cube Is To Set It On Fire
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-15 at 02:30:00

There's a reason the internet becomes one, big, flaming yule log on Christmas Eve; there's something indescribably soothing in that cleansing, all-consuming blaze. And this flaming Rubik's cube is just like that yule log. If the yule log had spent five ye...

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4. Apple’s former CEO says Samsung’s marketing power can’t match Apple’s
     Published by CNet on 2015-02-15 at 00:21:46

John Sculley may have been the one who pushed out Steve Jobs from Apple, but he also ushered in one of the most famous commercials. Sculley talks to CNET about Samsung's marketing efforts, Apple Watch, Tim Cook and more.

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5. The Pirate Bay Is Back
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-15 at 05:25:00

The Pirate Bay is troubled. With its questionable legality, the torrent site has trouble staying online for more than a few days at a time. It's been really up 
  and down 
  recently and we're sick of posting about it, to be honest. It's still go to know...

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6. Today is the 25th anniversary of the Pale Blue Dot photograph
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-15 at 09:11:00

25 years ago today, Voyager I turned around to take a photo of Earth on its way out of the Solar System. You are looking at it. Our planet—6 billion kilometers (3.7 billion miles) away from the spacecraft—is that tiny pale blue dot, "a mote of du...

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8. At last, ‘The Simpsons’ is streaming in its original aspect ratio
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-02-15 at 00:47:00

When FXX started streaming The Simpsons, it committed a cardinal sin in the eyes of fans: it showed older episodes in widescreen, guaranteeing that you'd miss visual gags meant for 4:3 TV. Thankfully, the network has learned the error of its ways. Sh...

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9. The FAA just took a huge step towards legalizing commercial drone flights
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-15 at 21:25:35

The FAA's long awaited rules for flying small drones have arrived. Up until today it was illegal to fly drones for commercial purposes unless you had a specific exemption from the FAA for testing. The new rules lay out a framework that would a...

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10. Apple hires the UK’s biggest radio DJ to help boost its music service
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-02-15 at 15:44:00

While Apple reportedly has "hundreds" of employees working to build the fabled "Apple Car," the company is also busy integrating its Beats acquisition into iTunes. We may not have to wait too long to see fruits of that union, but before we do, Apple ...

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11. 9 Sad Valentine’s Gifts for Very Lonely People
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-15 at 05:02:00

Valentine's Day is finally here. And in keeping with tradition, the lonely hearts amongst us will spend the evening partaking in a sacred ritual known as "human Cathy comic." But it doesn't have to be this way! There's an entire world of product...

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12. Apple’s Car Will Drive Itself, Says Reuters
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-15 at 00:41:00

As if yesterday's report that Apple is working on an electric car 
  codenamed "Titan" wasn't surprising enough, this morning Reuters issued a follow up claiming Apple's car is actually of the self-driving variety. And there's more. Read more...

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14. Marion Cotillard will star in Assassin’s Creed alongside Michael Fassbender
     Published by The Verge on 2015-02-15 at 01:51:02

Last month we reported that Justin Kurzel's Assassin's Creed film adaptation was on track for a 2016 theatrical release following several delays caused by script rewrites and scheduling issues. Now Marion Cotillard (The Dark Knight Rises, Inc...

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16. Nerf’s higher-powered foam guns are meant for older fans
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-02-15 at 17:40:00

Nerf guns can be fun if you're a grown-up -- just ask the legions of people who modded the Maverick revolver. They're not really intended for an older audience, however, which is why Hasbro just unveiled a range of Nerf blasters meant for high school...

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20. This Is What Gridlock at the Biggest Port In America Looks Like 
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-02-15 at 01:30:00

You've probably already heard about the dispute that's virtually frozen the flow of cargo into the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, leaving cargo ships and trucks without anywhere to go. But seeing it from the air is something else entirely. Read more...

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