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  • Critical thinking is one for the history books A critical analysis of archeology leads to rejection of astrology, conspiracies, etc. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • House could vote tomorrow to let ISPs sell your Web browsing history House moves quickly after last week’s Senate vote to kill FCC privacy rules. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Intel’s first Optane SSD for regular PCs is a small but super-fast cache Drives require “Optane Memory ready” systems with brand-new CPUs and chipsets. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Activists want to know why feds are searching more devices at the border “As a matter of policy, DHS does not comment on pending litigation.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Microsoft sued for millions over Windows 10 upgrades Class action accuses operating system of causing hard drive failures and other problems. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Despite what Mylan said, its price hikes hit patients’ wallets hard Company continually said patients were shielded by insurance and discounts. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Feds: Brooklyn prosecutor forged judges’ signatures to wiretap lover Tara Lenich was entangled in a reported “love triangle gone wrong.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Four years later, Xbox exec admits how Microsoft screwed up disc resale plan Compare and contrast with Mehdi’s marketing push for the plan back in 2013. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Millimeter telescope array spots early galaxies in “super halos” of gas This could be what all galaxies used to look like. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Uber quickly resumes self-driving tests despite weekend traffic crash [Updated] A human driver failed to yield, but Uber only hit the brakes on its program temporarily. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Spinach leaf transforms into sheet of beating human heart cells With seeded cells, tissue engineers hope to harvest flesh from plants. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Elon Musk’s Neuralink wants to boost the brain to keep up with AI  Serial entrepreneur Elon Musk has a new company – yes, another one – focused on developing the capabilities of the brain through technological augmentation. Neuralink, the new venture, officially broke cover thanks to a Wall Street Journal article today, though it’s been know for some time that Musk was working on brain-computer interface tech as ...
  • macOS 10.12.4 update brings Night Shift to the Mac and not much else Sierra’s fourth major update imports one more feature from iOS. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • A tour of iOS 10.3: Checking out APFS, the Settings app, and other tweaks New update is likely to be iOS 10’s last hurrah. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • With a service that donates to the ACLU when Trump tweets, Make Tweets Great Again is a prime example of apps as activism  Earlier this month, Sarah Silverman tweeted about a new website called Make Tweets Great Again that had sprung up to give money to the ACLU every time President Donald Trump dropped a tweet bomb from his personal account. The project is a prime example of a newfound “apptivism” from coders and developers across the Web. ...
  • Uncovered iPad bomb plot blamed for electronics ban on some flights Explosives hidden in a fake iPad “appeared to be as good as the real thing.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Google Play pilot test in U.S. introduces a “free app of the week” section  Apple began offering a “free app of the week” back in 2012 as a means of highlighting some of the App Store’s best titles, and encourage users to start downloading. Google, belatedly, is following in Apple’s footsteps with its own newly launched “free app of the week” section on Google Play. However, we understand that Google ...
  • Samsung’s Note 7 recycling plan includes reselling the device in some countries What do you do with 4.3 million defective smartphones? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Facebook hires Apple veteran to lead virtual reality hardware efforts at Oculus  Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants the company to own the future of virtual reality, and in the short term that means putting a lot of VR headsets on a lot of faces. Even for a company with nearly 2 billion monthly active users, hardware is still an incredibly difficult beast to master. To do so, the company is ...
  • Apple releases watchOS 3.2 with new Theater Mode and SiriKit Making the Apple Watch less of a spectacle, while adding to voice commands. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Toyota and NTT to collaborate on connected car tech, including AI  Toyota and NTT, one of Japan’s largest carriers, are teaming up to work on connected vehicle technology, with an agreement to work together on research and development in this emerging area. The team-up makes a lot of sense, since both carriers and automakers are looking to maximize the amount of data they can get from ...
  • Researchers make a spinach leaf pump like a human heart  Just when you thought it was safe to eat a salad researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute have shown that a decellularized spinach leaf can be turned into a vascular network that could help doctors regrow organs. The project, featured in th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • GoTenna Pro meshing radio aspires to deploy next to rescue, fire, and security teams  Keeping in touch when there’s no communications infrastructure for one reason or another is nice for you and me, but critical for disaster response, forest fire control, and military operations. GoTenna wants its new Pro device to be part of that by providing powerful, reliable, off-grid comms in a package a fraction the size and ...
  • Doxed by Microsoft’s Docs.com: Users unwittingly shared sensitive docs publicly Microsoft pulled search bar from site after security researchers raised red flags. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • In Sylvio, anthropomorphic ape scenery stretches from six seconds to 80 minutes Plus, Ars shares what stood out from a festival that plays this alongside Terrence Malick. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • New report: NASA spends 72 cents of every SLS dollar on overhead costs Report suggests NASA should become a customer, just like the US Air Force. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Fitbit Alta HR review: $150 for a true all-day, all-night fitness tracker Elevating the humble Alta with a heart-rate monitor and sleep facts. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Social media firms facing fresh political pressure after London terror attack  Yesterday UK government ministers once again called for social media companies to do more to combat terrorism. “There should be no place for terrorists to hide,” said Home Secretary Amber Rudd, speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr program. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Cloud computing pushes into the classroom, but not without challenges Representatives from classroom-friendly cloud services share their thoughts Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Stories are the new News Feed  If the camera is the new keyboard, then the future of social media will look more like a slideshow than a Word document. So while Snapchat invented Stories, we’ll have to get used to using them everywhere. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Most common cells in the brain help us anticipate rewards Anticipating and evaluating rewards requires specialized neurons. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • StarCraft remaster unveiled, and original SD version becomes free-as-in-beer Original version’s patch to 1.18 will make it free; remastered gameplay revealed. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Uber grounds entire self-driving fleet as it probes Arizona crash  Uber has now grounded its entire autonomous test fleet in the U.S., following an accident in Arizona which left one of its Volvo SUVs flipped on its side earlier today. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Eligible founder Katelyn Gleason’s plan to upend the billion dollar medical billing industry  Medical billing is a largely untapped and lucrative industry, potentially pulling in $55 billion globally by 2020. But it’s inner workings are still very murky — most of the time it’s not clear how much something will cost and sometimes you don’t even get the (possibly whopping) bill until months down the road. Founder Katelyn Gleason wants ...
  • This blue-sky image of Pluto is absolutely stunning Pluto’s surface features become clear at the terminator, under the twilight Sun. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Gillmor Gang: Loose Change  The Gillmor Gang — Michael Arrington, Keith Teare, Doc Searls, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, March 24, 2017. Twitter ponders subscription services, Medium gets $5 from Steve and maybe Doc, Keith and Kevin offer their 2 cents from across the pond, and Mike holds down the fort from Crunchfund HQ. @stevegillmor, @arrington, @dsearls, ...
  • Japanese authorities decry ongoing robot failures at Fukushima  Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the country’s devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean up Fukushima Daiichi, the wrecked nuclear power plant. Robots offered a ray of hope amid unfathomable loss. At least they did, until recently. As the Asahi ...
  • Mythos Tales: Probe Arkham’s darkest doings in this Lovecraft deduction game Investigate Cthulhu and his buddies in 1930s Arkham. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Tobias Stone talks about identity, cryptography, and the future of citizenship  In this episode of Technotopia I walk to Tobias Stone, a writer, entrepreneur, and academic. Tobias has been writing on Trump and Brexit and worked with Identity.ee, a workgroup focused on cryptographically proven citizenship. Stone believes that… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • German coal mine may be prime for pumped storage Coal mine slated for retirement in 2018 will become a 200MW source of hydropower. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Crunch Report | Tesla’s Long List of Updated Updates Tesla’s long list of updated updates, Instacart agrees to settle class-action lawsuit and SB Drive pulls in $4.6 million. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Nintendo Switch “vertical” mode found in Neo-Geo games—are more coming? Would go a long way towards preserving arcade classics’ aspect ratios. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Steve Mnuchin has been compromised (by robots)  Not to downplay the apparently imminent existential threat of global trade, but this time the call is coming from inside the house. Well, not the House, but the cabinet, where Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has apparently begun to execute the will of our nation’s omnipresent AI-powered shadow government, one willfully ignorant quote at a time. ...
  • Alteryx rises 11% in data analytics IPO  Alteryx, the data analytics company, went public on the New York Stock Exchange today, marking the third IPO of the year. The company priced its IPO yesterday at $14 per share, and closed Friday at $15.50, or 10.7% higher. Alteryx works with clients like Amazon, Ford and Coca-Cola to help them better assess what products are ...
  • Charter promises Trump a broadband push, but no extra Internet connections Charter’s $25 billion promise is vague and includes stuff it already planned. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Google reportedly removing SMS texting from Hangouts on May 22 But Google Voice users won’t be affected as much. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • GameStop expects the Switch to be hard to find through 2017 CEO predicts “Wii-like” sales potential amid instant sell-outs of new shipments. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Judge: eBay can’t be sued over seller accused of patent infringement Who’s making the “offer for sale?” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • How ISPs can sell your Web history—and how to stop them How the Senate’s vote to kill privacy rules affects you. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Azure Service Fabric takes first tentative steps toward open source Service Fabric started as an internal platform for Azure SQL, Cortana, and other services. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Low levels of simple chemical associated with aging, DNA damage Treatment with a simple chemical restores DNA repair to aging mice. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • AT&T/DirecTV give in to government demands in collusion lawsuit settlement Customers lost when pay-TV companies illegally shared information, DOJ says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Analysis of meta-analyses identifies where sciences’ real problems lie But the pressure to publish might not be such a problem after all. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Uber reportedly denied recruiters diversity data  Uber is expected to publicly release its first-ever diversity report sometime next week. But it turns out that Uber’s demographics were also unknown to members of its recruiting team, Bloomberg reported earlier today, citing several sources. According to Bloomberg’s report, although some members of Uber’s recruiting team are tasked with hiring diverse people, those members… ...
  • Tesla Model 3 will get a Performance version next year  The Tesla Model 3 will eventually get a more performance-oriented option, which Tesla CEO Elon Musk says we can probably expect in around a year or so. The Model 3 tuned for better performance might inherit more of the muscle of the Model S, in a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • The days of Google Talk are over  The days of Google Talk are quickly coming to an end. As the company announced today, the messaging service that allowed Gmail users to talk to each other since it launched in 2005, will now be completely retired. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Get your pitch applications in for the Boulder Micro-Meetup  A remind that I’ll be holding a micro-meetup at Boomtown on Broadway in Boulder, Colorado on Wednesday, March 29th at 7pm. You’ll have 2 minutes to pitch in front of two local judges and then 2 minutes of questions. No slides, no props, no costumes (Ok, maybe costumes.) Boomtown is at 2060 Broadway B1 in ...
  • “Pizzagate” DC shooter pleads guilty to weapons-related charges At sentencing hearing, judge asks defendant if he was the culprit: “Yes ma’am.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • How to get a Vulcan salute from Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds Or, how I agreed to review a space film and got a low-five from Jake Gyllenhaal. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Decrypted: The Expanse: “Well, this is off to a good start” This week we’re joined by Wes Chatham, the actor who plays the character Amos. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Watch Nio’s 1 megawatt EP9 smash the Nürburgring electric vehicle lap record It sounds like a TIE Fighter. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Power Rangers film would’ve been better as a CW series A phenomenal teen-acting ensemble gets screwed by feature-length aspirations, bad VFX. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Review: The $229 Moto G5 Plus stands as the king of budget Android (for now) Downgraded camera and questionable update policy tarnish another solid upgrade. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • It may sound like Alien and follow Arrival, but Life is a popcorn movie Some fun, but this film won’t fill sci-fi’s newly emerging “Best Picture nominee” niche. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Judge rules in favor of “Drone Slayer,” dismisses lawsuit filed by pilot Is it trespassing if you fly over your neighbor’s land? The answer remains unclear. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Enterprise data firm Alteryx set to raise $126 million from NYSE IPO  The wheels on America’s tech IPO train continue to turn. Enterprise data analytics firm Alteryx, the next tech firm in line to go public, has priced its shares at $14 ahead of its listing on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow (Friday). That pricing — which comes in at the top of the firm’s range — will see ...
  • Twitter remembers it owns Tweetdeck  It’s been six years since Twitter acquired Tweetdeck, but the company might finally bring new features to the client. In a survey sent to some power users today, Twitter asked which features they would most like to see added to an “advanced” version of Tweetdeck. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens ...
  • Crunch Report | Amazon Buys Souq  Amazon buys Souq, the “Amazon of the Middle East,” Apple acquires Workflow, Instagram blurs sensitive photos and adds two-factor authorization while Facebook rolls out mention alerts and reaction emoji and the latest list of Mac exploits from WikiLeaks. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Instacart agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit for $4.6 million  On the heels of a $400 million round at a $3.4 billion valuation, Instacart has agreed on a $4.65 million fee to settle a class-action lawsuit around claims that the on-demand grocery delivery startup misclassified its personal shoppers as independent contractors, and also failed to reimburse them for their work expenses, Recode reports. There are over 31,000 ...
  • In settlement, app makers change their tune on health benefits and privacy NY Attorney General says three popular app makers over promised and misled. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Theranos investors who pledge not to sue get Elizabeth Holmes’ shares for free After scandals and lawsuits, hobbling company is said to have $150 million left. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Man sentenced to 3 years for Facebook threat to kill Obama loses appeal He told Secret Service of “biblical and constitutional duty” to assassinate Obama. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Google takes Symantec to the woodshed for mis-issuing 30,000 HTTPS certs Chrome to immediately stop recognizing EV status and gradually nullify all certs. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Google takes Symantec to the woodshed for mis-issuing 30,000 HTTPS certs Chrome to immediately stop recognizing EV status and gradually nullify all certs. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Photovoltaic ink could lead to easy solar panel manufacture Easily scalable processing could make for rapid panel production. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • New WikiLeaks dump: The CIA built Thunderbolt exploit, implants to target Macs “Sonic Screwdriver” leveraged a now-patched vulnerability. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Tesla might have real competition soon—meet the Lucid Air Still a couple of years from production, but the prototype is very convincing. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Capcom needs PC gamers’ help to test online Street Fighter V fixes Free seven-day beta includes fully rebuilt netcode, speed boosts between matches. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Feds: We’re pulling data from 100 phones seized during Trump inauguration Prosecutor notes: “All of the Rioter Cell Phones were locked.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Revolut launches a premium subscription and starts raising a new round  Fintech startup Revolut has been a free service and that’s not going to change. But the company is adding a premium tier with more features for £6.99/€8.50/$8.50 per month in 42 European countries. If you sign up to the new “Premium Account,” you’ll receive a MasterCard with a new design. There are three different options and ...
  • Samsung is aiming to widen access to contactless payments  While Samsung’s most high profile contactless payment push is the eponymous Samsung Pay — aka its mobile payments product, which competes with the likes of Apple Pay and Android Pay — the company is today bigging up another approach it’s backing, with the not so catchy name of Contactless Companion Platform (CCP). Read More Share this:Click ...
  • X-rays let you see the smallest feature buried in your CPU Technology could be used to cut down on problems bringing a new CPU to market. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • CD, DVD pirate sentenced to 5 years in prison FBI investigated piracy ring with assistance from the RIAA and MPAA. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Senate votes to let ISPs sell your Web browsing history to advertisers ISP now stands for “invading subscriber privacy,” Democratic senator says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Scammy science: 40 journals appointed a fake person as editor Bogus, predatory journals fell for a sting operation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Streaks on Martian slopes might not be caused by water An alternative hypothesis invokes a weird air pressure phenomenon. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Hands-on with Android O—A million new settings and an awesome snooze feature A tour of Android’s latest: snoozing notifications, settings revamp, lots of customization. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer has a problem with its cooling system “They have come to us and said we want to look at some … corrective action.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Ars Technica Live: California’s floods and droughts are just the beginning Environmental scientist Lynn Ingram describes the storms and droughts coming this century. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Big US companies pull YouTube ads after extremist content sparks uncertainty The ads might not have run over hateful videos, but they’re not taking any chances. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Apple snaps up Workflow, an iOS automation app for power users Apple will keep the app and its developers around, makes it a free download. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Corsair One review: The best small form factor PC we’ve ever tested So good it almost makes you forget about the horror that was the Bulldog. Almost. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • 1,000hp hybrid hypercars are the next big thing, and McLaren’s is called the BP23 In 2019 it will go up against the Aston Martin Valkyrie and Mercedes-AMG Project One. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Lystable takes $10M top-up to tackle freelancer payments  Lystable, a startup that makes a workflow management platform aimed at businesses needing to manage lots of freelancers, has topped up its Series A again — this time with an additional $10 million, which founder and CEO Peter Johnston says will be use to fund a change of business model with a payments focus. Read ...
  • Lessons learned from the Russian hacking scandal and our “cyber” election  Information security — or what is commonly referred to as ‘cyber’ — has dominated the narrative in this week’s hearings on Capitol Hill about the Russian interference in the 2016 elections. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Man who orchestrated tech-fueled kidnapping scheme given 40 years Kidnapper left his phone at the crime scene, said he still had a privacy interest in it. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Hyperloop Transportation Technologies starts building its first full-size passenger pod  In the world of Hyperloop, the race is on to see who can produce the first viable commercial system. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies on Tuesday announced a key move in its own progress toward that goal: It has begun construction on its firs… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Crunch Report | Google Maps Launches Location Sharing with Others Google Maps launches a location-sharing feature, Coffee Meets Bagel has a new paid membership tier and AI expert Andrew Ng leaves Baidu. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Group that found VW cheating says costs of fuel efficiency have been overstated EPA estimates were too conservative, contrary to automakers’ claims. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Cheerleading company can get copyrights, pursue competitors, Supreme Court says The high court ponders copyrighted uniforms, Van Gogh, and cat-shaped lamps. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...