1. Can the mobile Web win back developers from iOS, Android?
     Published by CNet on 2015-03-15 at 06:00:05

While mobile-app developers are concentrating their efforts on supporting Apple's and Google's mobile operating systems, one group hopes to make the Web a place for apps too.

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2. The Solar-Powered, Recycled House That Will Let Us Float in Style
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-03-15 at 07:00:00

If you've ever considered trading your house for a life on the water, but don't fancy the idea of cramped, below deck living quarters, then this floating, solar-powered home, designed by renowned Italian architect Giancarlo Zema, might be just the thing f...

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3. Ultrasound helps destroy Alzheimer’s-causing plaque in mice
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-03-15 at 04:10:00

Alzheimer's is a degenerative disease often characterized by severe memory loss, and even though it effects more than 5 million people in the United States (with an uptick expected as the Baby Boomer generation ages), it remains notoriously difficult...

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4. Skyrim’s subway map makes the Morthal-Solitude commute so much easier
     Published by Polygon on 2015-03-15 at 07:30:02

Now, this is how to fast travel in The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim.
From Reddit's Imaginary Maps subreddit (fascinating in its own right) comes this original work by user sylpheed — Skyrim imagined as a network of metro tubes. Gaze upon it ful...

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5. This Lego-Modded Glue Gun is A Handheld 3D Printer
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-03-15 at 08:00:00

Tired of the same old, boring laminated pattern that's in all of your 3D printed stuff? Industrial design student Vimal Patel was, and so he decided to fashion himself a 3D doodler, out of a hot glue gun which he modded with a custom Lego extruder. You kn...

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6. Microsoft to deliver Windows 10 updates using peer-to-peer technology
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-15 at 09:05:02

Microsoft is planning to distribute future Windows 10 updates using a peer-to-peer (P2P) protocol. While Microsoft has traditionally uses Windows Update to deliver OS and some application updates from a single source, the latest leaked build o...

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7. Elon Musk teases that Tesla software update will ‘end range anxiety’
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-15 at 08:02:54

Elon Musk and Tesla like to make magic happen via firmware updates. The billionaire entrepreneur teased on Twitter today that the company is "about to end range anxiety" via an over-the-air software update for all Model S vehicles. That's all ...

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9. 30 years of .com domains
     Published by Venture Beat on 2015-03-15 at 00:00:59

Feature:March 15, 1985, might not be a date etched in your memory (if, indeed, you were even alive), but that was the day the first .com domain name was born -- 30 years ago this weekend.

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10. IoT Startups Need To Consider Their Business Models Carefully
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-03-15 at 09:00:03

 With forecasts projecting that billions of new devices will be connected to the Internet by 2020, device makers are rushing to release new products they hope will corner the Internet of Things market.
This much was evident at CES this year, when doz...

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11. Sprint will cover whatever it costs you to switch carriers
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-03-15 at 00:50:00

Sprint still really, really wants you to switch to its phone network. To that end, it just launched an offer that reimburses whatever it costs you to hop aboard, whether it's a contract termination fee or device installment payments -- there's no cap...

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12. Uber drivers in Chicago start testing electric cars
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-03-15 at 06:03:00

Chicago now serves as home to an Uber fleet comprised of 25 all-electric cars. They're not Tesla Model S vehicles like that Uber ride Engadget's editors hailed back in 2013, though -- they're BYD e6 EVs straight from China. Uber has teamed up with Ch...

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13. iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S6: a pixel-perfect size comparison
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-15 at 10:05:50

I'll let you in on a little secret: I'm really looking forward to the Galaxy S6. After years of underwhelming flagship Galaxy devices, Samsung once again has a phone that people can be legitimately excited about. I spent only a few moments with the ...

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14. Elton John joins boycott of Dolce and Gabbana over ‘synthetic’ babies comments
     Published by Daily Dot on 2015-03-15 at 07:51:35

Dolce and Gabbana offended a lot of people with their bizarre comments about artificial insemination.

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15. Which website builder is right for you?
     Published by The Next Web on 2015-03-15 at 03:00:34

Web design tools — WordPress, Squarespace, Wix, and dozens of others — are popping up everywhere. Some of them claim they’ll let you build a site within minutes. Others claim they provide all the power of Photoshop plus native code combined. Ult...

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16. Mischievous drone sprays paint, silly string and flames
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-03-15 at 07:30:00

We're still not really sure what a "creative technology studio" is, but it sure seems like a damn fun place to work. Apparently your job at one, like Chaotic Moon, is to just think of "awesome" ideas with little practical purpose and make them a real...

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17. From the Editor’s Desk: A few quick hits …
     Published by Android Central on 2015-03-15 at 09:46:15

Spring is five days away. Or, ya know, it's already here. So let's remember to get outside and try to enjoy it a little bit, m'kay? (I'm writing this from the back porch, cup of coffee in hand, actually.) And in that spirit, I'll keep things short today....

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18. The director of the best/worst movie ever has a new sitcom streaming on Hulu Plus
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-15 at 00:12:02

If you've never watched The Room, a captivatingly awful movie about an affair, a surprise birthday party, and the weight of the world, stop reading this right now and go watch it. Once you've finished, you'll simultaneously regret ever starting...

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19. HTC’s ‘Fun Fit’ fitness tracker app now available
     Published by Android Central on 2015-03-15 at 08:23:16

We briefly touched on HTC's new fitness tracker app in our massive preview of the HTC One M9, and today HTC Fun Fit is now available for a number of Android devices running Android 4.1 and up. The app's nicely laid out and uses your phone to keep track o...

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