The number of American homes without a TV is growing

The number of homes in the U.S. that don’t have at least one television is growing, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. According to a study it published earlier this year, which looked at television trends in the US from 1997 to 2015, US households experienced a sudden decrease in TV ownership between 2009 and 2015, the reasons for … Continue reading

Proxima b’s chances of hosting life may have just dropped

Artist's impression of Proxima Centauri seen from the surface of Proxima b

A new NASA study has poured another bucket of cold water on hopes of one day discovering life on the closest exoplanet ever discovered – the Earth-sized world Proxima b, which is thought to orbit in the habitable zone of the red dwarf Proxima Centauri. A computer model is now asserting that the atmosphere of the exoplanet could have long since been destroyed by the intense levels of radiation emitted by the parent star.

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Aero handlebar stem lets you set its length

A prototype of the adjustable-length stem

While it's possible to adjust the height and the angle of a bike's handlebar stem, adjusting the length can't be done – or at least, not with a regular stem. With that in mind, Aero Design Swiss has created a stem that definitely isn't regular. Designed for use with road bikes, it contains spacers that allow the bar to be moved fore and aft as the rider sees fit … or as different riders use the same bike.

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Dualshock 4 Destiny 2 limited edition controller sports gold

PlayStation 4 owners will soon have a new Dualshock 4 option, one with a special limited edition design based on Destiny 2. The controller was recently unveiled by Sony alongside a couple of bundles, but take note: getting your hands on this item may be tricky if you’re not located in Europe where it is being launched. The controller arrives … Continue reading

Lyft Minnie Vans to shuttle visitors around Disney World

The driver's of Lyft's Minnie Vans will be dressed as Disney cast members

Lyft is making a habit of teaming up with big names, as it explores new ways of moving people around. The latest is Disney Parks, which has today announced an on-demand mobility service that will ferry visitors around resorts in Lyft's so-called Minnie Vans.

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