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Netgear’s new Nighthawk Pro Gaming router keeps you connected at a nice price

Previous Next Netgear is expanding its Nighthawk Pro Gaming router line with a more affordable model that still offers high-bandwidth and low-latency connectivity for serious gamers. It benefits from the same specifically crafted gaming router operating system as the company’s higher-end alternatives, and includes a specialized software dashboard for monitoring and tweaking the connection to […]

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Your iPhone keeps a detailed list of every location you frequent – here's how to delete your history and shut the feature off for good

Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images Apple keeps a detailed, itemized list of every location you’ve been with your iPhone. The feature is found deep inside your iPhone’s settings, where you can find specific addresses of places you go, how often you visit places, and when you visited each location. Here’s how you can delete the history of […]

Emerging Tech

Forget hands — this 3D-printed clock keeps time using nothing but marbles

[embedded content] Thanks to wearables like the Apple Watch, there’s no doubt that our timepieces are getting smarter and more high-tech. However, if you really want an attention-grabbing way to tell the time (albeit a slightly less convenient one), look no further than student Görkem Bozkurt’s amazing 3D-printed clock. Based on a “rolling ball clock” […]

Gears & Gadgets

New electrolyte recipe keeps lithium-ion batteries from catching fire

Enlarge / Adding powdered silica to the electrolyte used in lithium-ion batteries keeps them from catching fire. Gabriel Veith Exploding lithium-ion batteries can wreak havoc on airline flights or in waste facilities after people toss their old electronics into the trash. Now, scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have come up with a new chemical […]