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You Can Buy Google's New Chromecast Right Now For Under $50

Google’s new, round, 5GHz Wi-Fi-compatible Chromecast — some people call it the Chromecast 2 — isn’t out in Australia yet; Google is likely waiting on regulatory approval for the new streaming dongle’s extra wireless networking cred. If you’re prepared to shop online and wait for international shipping from the States, though, you can get one right now. Even better, you’ll pay just $43 — as long you’ve got a friend to split the deal with.

We're Spending The Next Two Weeks Envisioning Our Future Earth

Right now, leaders from 195 countries are meeting in Paris to map out a plan for the planet’s future. Nothing like this has ever happened in our lifetimes — and it’s surely just the beginning of a long process that will consume the years ahead.

The Only Way To Save The Northern White Rhino Is A Jurassic Park-Style Intervention

It sounds like the plot of a Hollywood science-fiction movie. An alien species is dying. Their only hope is for a brood of artificially fertilised eggs created from the preserved DNA of some of the last survivors to be brought back to life in a future world where (hopefully) conditions are better suited to them.

Watch Neil DeGrasse Tyson Choose: Millennium Falcon Or USS Enterprise?

Video: If you could only choose one between the Millennium Falcon or Starship Enterprise, which would it be? Neil deGrasse Tyson was asked just that — and he has a very, very clear answer.

Mitsubishi's Electric i-MiEV Is Dead, Hybrid Is The Future

Along the road to the future, some good things fall by the wayside. That’s the case with Mitsubishi’s i-MiEV, one of the first electric cars ever to land on Australian shores. Mitsubishi is killing off the i-MiEV to focus on hybridifying (yep, that’s a word) the rest of its vehicle line-up in the next couple of years.

7 Reasons Why Drone Delivery Service Won't Work (Yet)

Top Gear‘s Jeremy Clarkson recently explained a new prototype for Amazon’s fabled Prime Air drone delivery service. The garish, package-pooping aircraft looks futuristic, but it’s probably not going to bring you new shoes anytime soon. It can’t.

Ask Gizmodo: What Cheap Bluetooth Headphones Should I Buy?

Dear Gizmodo, My mother wants some Bluetooth headphones. She doesn’t like ones that go in her ears, but also plans on using them on walks. She also doesn’t want to splash out mega bucks for the Parrot or the Bose SoundLinks. What are some good Bluetooth headphones that fit all these criteria? Cheers, Loyal Gizmodo Reader.

App Deals: Make Your Own Photo Word Clouds

Today’s best deals include Memory Booster on Android, Phoetic on iOS and Colorfillicious on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!

The Future Of The Earth Will Be Decided This Week

The signs of climate change are all around us, and at long last, the world is taking action. This week, leaders from 196 countries are meeting in Paris to negotiate a historic climate treaty that could steer humanity away from dangerous global warming and toward a low-carbon future.

All The News You Missed Overnight: Tech Billionaires Launch Clean Energy Fund

Good morning! It’s a busy world out there. All The News You Missed Overnight gives you a guide to everything techy that happened while you were sleeping.

A Clever 3D Printer Fixes Printing Mistakes Instead Of Starting Again From Scratch

The advent of 3D printing completely revolutionised the prototyping stage of designing a new product. But while turnaround times for revisions or changes are now much faster with a 3D printer, they can be even faster if the printer fixes flawed prototypes instead of reprinting them from scratch.

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