1. These works of art are too tiny to see (but trust us, they’re there)
     Published by CNet on 2014-12-04 at 02:10:10

A Cornell Ph.D. student in applied physics etches famous works of art -- Escher, Magritte, Matisse -- onto silicon wafers used in modern digital devices.

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2. New York police officers to start testing body cameras this week
     Published by The Verge on 2014-12-04 at 01:53:03

New York's police department, the largest in the country, is fast-tracking plans to test body cameras on patrol officers. In a conference reported by The New York Times, Mayor Bill de Blasio said that selected officers could be wearing the sma...

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3. Star Wars: The Force Awakens fan art continues to be amazing
     Published by The Verge on 2014-12-04 at 01:18:19

It wasn't long after the first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens debuted that amazing fan art started popping up all over the internet. And one week later, the flood of amazing paintings and illustrations just keeps coming. Whether it...

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4. Arrivederci: WhatsApp cited in 40 percent of adulterous Italian divorces
     Published by Endgadget on 2014-12-04 at 05:17:00

Technology can bring people together... and tear them apart, apparently. The Italian Association of Matrimonial Lawyers claims that WhatsApp chats are cited as evidence in 40 percent of Italian divorce cases where cheating is involved. Reportedly, a ...

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5. A Tiny Old Hard Drive Makes a Sweet Nerdy Watch
     Published by Gizmodo on 2014-12-04 at 01:15:00

As the world becomes increasingly (and justifiably) dominated by flash storage, old fashioned hard disk drives are becoming increasingly (and justifiably) useless. But slap a set of hands and a quartz movement on one, and boom! You've got yourself a pret...

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6. Gangnam Style Has Been Viewed So Many Times It Broke YouTube’s Code
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2014-12-04 at 06:14:58

 Whoops!
Just a fun bit of trivia for the coders out there: PSY’s Gangnam Style has been viewed so many times that it broke YouTube’s view counter, making it the very first video to break the reaches of a 32-bit integer. Read More

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7. Facebook teams up with another security vendor to fight malware
     Published by CNet on 2014-12-04 at 00:07:45

The social network will incorporate anti-malware technology from security provider ESET in an attempt to further protect users from the bad guys.

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9. DJ Earworm’s 2014 pop music mash-up is here, and it is suspiciously ‘Happy’
     Published by The Verge on 2014-12-04 at 00:53:15

Forget the Grammys, the VMAs, or any day Beyoncé decides to release new music or re-release old music: today is the best day of the year to be a pop music fan. The annual DJ Earworm United State of Pop mix has dropped, so crack out your headph...

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10. World’s fastest 2D camera can capture 100 billion frames per second
     Published by CNet on 2014-12-04 at 02:30:31

A new 2D camera developed by a team of biomedical engineers is the fastest ever made, able to image light phenomena in more detail than ever before.

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11. Google confirms that it’s designing kid-friendly versions of its services
     Published by Endgadget on 2014-12-04 at 03:59:00

Those murmurs that Google was retooling its services for kids? Yep, they're real. The search giant tells USA Today that it's creating versions of its products for the 12-and-under crowd, with plans to start launching them in 2015. The company isn't s...

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12. You Have One Hour to Get A Guaranteed Google Inbox Invite
     Published by Gizmodo on 2014-12-04 at 00:25:00

If you've been hassling everyone you know for an invite to Gmail'
 s shiny new email app Inbox
  , now's your lucky break. From now until 3pm EST, Google is giving anyone who asks a guaranteed invite. Read more...

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13. Free theme makes your PS4 sound like a PSOne
     Published by Polygon on 2014-12-04 at 03:30:02

PlayStation rolled out a free PSOne theme for the PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 4 today.
The theme, which came packed into today's firmware update, brings with it the same flat grey look to your main screen and that fantastic original PlaySt...

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15. London’s Mayor And Six Tech Investors Launch $133M Fund For City’s Startups
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2014-12-04 at 05:00:43

 A new venture capital fund for startups has been launched by the mayor of London, aiming to boost the city’s already burgeoning startup scene. The new London Co-Investment Fund will be supported by £25 million from the mayor’s office an...

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17. NYPD officer who killed Eric Garner escapes charges
     Published by Daily Dot on 2014-12-04 at 01:34:51

Garner’s last words were “I can’t breathe.”

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18. Google brings better, faster TV and internet hardware to Austin for Fiber launch
     Published by The Verge on 2014-12-04 at 01:20:54

Google Fiber signups in Austin are now underway, and when installations begin, Austinites will be the first to try Google's new, improved hardware for its gigabit internet service. "We’re super excited to get the gig into creative Austinite ...

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