1. Three Steve Jobs business cards sell for $10,050
     Published by CNet on 2015-05-11 at 08:48:59

The cards sold over the weekend in a private-school auction, after bringing in online bids from around the world.

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2. How to install the Windows 10 Preview: Everything you need to know
     Published by PC World on 2015-05-11 at 07:52:00

Are you ready to walk on the wild side? Windows 10 is on the horizon, and even though it’s still not going to be released until sometime in summer 2015, Microsoft’s giving IT Pros and PC enthusiasts an early taste of what’s to come with the Windo...

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3. Revolutionary flying car prototype crashes
     Published by CNet on 2015-05-11 at 09:22:55

Technically Incorrect: A test flight for the AeroMobil 3.0 flying car ends in disaster in Slovakia, though its pilot walks away with only minor injuries.

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4. ‘The X-Files’ officially coming back to your TV screen in 2016
     Published by CNet on 2015-05-11 at 09:24:42

The truth is still out there, and agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are coming back to try to find it on January 24, Fox announced on Monday.

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5. Disappointing tech: When did the future get so ugly?
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-11 at 02:00:01

From Oculus Rift to Google Glass, modern technology isn’t quite living up to the high-gloss helmets and bubble cars we dreamed ofMarty McFly’s unfortunate taste for Tory-boy padded gilets aside, the future used to look great, didn’t it? It was all h...

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6. This is what sunset looks like on Mars
     Published by CNet on 2015-05-11 at 07:36:30

The Curiosity rover's high-resolution camera has returned pictures of a dusty sunset on the Red Planet.

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7. The LG G4 supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 after all!
     Published by Android Central on 2015-05-11 at 09:57:35

In a surprising but welcome turn of events, the LG G4 now officially supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, the technology that helps Snapdragon-powered smartphones juice up faster. The G4 is now officially showing on Qualcomm's Quick Charge 2.0 pages, and ...

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8. Cuba Has a Lung Cancer Vaccine—And America Wants It
     Published by Wired on 2015-05-11 at 08:00:51

Researchers will bring the vaccine stateside and track it for the FDA so it can be manufactured and sold in the US.
The post Cuba Has a Lung Cancer Vaccine—And America Wants It appeared first on WIRED.

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9. Where the Male and Female Symbols Came From
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-05-11 at 04:30:00

Representing two planets, iron, copper and a couple of Olympian gods, the classical symbols for male and female pack a lot of meaning into a few squiggly lines.Read more...

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10. Mad Max: What It Takes to Make the Most Intense Movie Ever
     Published by Wired on 2015-05-11 at 04:00:32

Half a lifetime ago, George Miller unleashed 1979’s Mad Max: a dirt-cheap, post­apocalyptic Outback thriller starring Mel Gibson as a badass, leather-clad, hard-driving survivor. The hit film and its sequels, Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981) and Mad ...

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11. Apple Watch Stands Up to 1,200m Swim Workout and 10m High Dive Test [iOS Blog]
     Published by Mac Rumors on 2015-05-11 at 08:43:07

The Apple Watch has been put through a variety of waterproofing tests since its public launch in April, but over the weekend endurance sports and tech blogger Ray Maker posted a few Apple Watch-related waterproof videos, including the first lap swimming t...

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12. Happy 10 year anniversary Leeeeeeeeeeeeroy Jenkins!!!
     Published by Polygon on 2015-05-11 at 07:30:01

It was ten years ago Sunday that the Pals for Life World of Warcraft clan posted their Leroy Jenkins video to the game's official forums, launching a mega meme that has since shown up on Jeopardy, NPR and even an episode of television show Psyc...

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13. Rare direct image of a super-Jupiter exoplanet
     Published by CNet on 2015-05-11 at 05:42:24

A giant planet 11 times the mass of Jupiter has been directly photographed, the closest such planet to Earth we've seen with our own eyes.

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14. Apple CEO Tim Cook Joins Weibo, China’s Twitter-Like Social Network
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-05-11 at 07:43:26

 Earlier on Monday, Apple CEO Tim Cook joined Sina Corp.’s Weibo, a Chinese microblogging service similar to Twitter. The move, which is indicative of the importance of the Chinese smartphone market to Apple, means that Chinese Apple fans and ...

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15. With Windows 10, The OS Becomes A Service Instead Of A Series Of Major Releases
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-05-11 at 07:57:45

 Microsoft is moving to a different kind of software model with Windows 10; A developer evangelist noted that Windows 10 would be the “last version of Windows” during the company’s Ignite conference this week, and a follow-up confir...

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16. The Philippines To Introduce Regulations For Ridesharing Apps
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-05-11 at 01:43:03

 The Filipino government is working on a new category of regulations specifically tailored for ridesharing apps like Uber. According to an announcement on the Department of Transportation and Communications, the rules will be introduced later this we...

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17. This Is the World’s First 6TB 2.5-Inch SSD
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-05-11 at 05:15:00

If you need masses of storage but like your laptop’s performance super-fast, then this new SSD may scratch your itch. With 6 terabytes of storage, this is the world’s largest capacity 2.5-inch SSD (for now).Read more...

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18. Drone Startup Sky-Futures Secures $3.8M From MMC To Scale Up Oil And Gas Inspections
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-05-11 at 05:04:03

 Startups dealing in the world of Drones have been given a boost today with the news that Sky-Futures, which flies drones around oil rigs and gas pipelines, has raised $3.87m (£2.5m) in a Series A from London-based venture fund MMC Ventures. The fun...

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19. American Idol will end next year after 15 seasons
     Published by The Verge on 2015-05-11 at 06:56:19

American Idol will finally come to a close next year at the conclusion of its 15th season. The music reality show was once a cultural phenomenon that was consistently the most-watched entertainment show on television in the US. That streak cont...

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