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"Drinkable Sunscreen" Creator is Getting Sued For Obviously Dangerous Product

Imagine yourself enjoying an idyllic day at the beach: You’ve been sitting out in the sun for hours and are starting to get a bit thirsty. Do you feel compelled to reach for a bottle of ice cold water from the cooler, or a sudden urge to shotgun th.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMar 15th, 2017

Sorry, but Getting a Promotion Doesn"t Make You a Leader Instantly

Sorry, but Getting a Promotion Doesn"t Make You a Leader Instantly.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

Google"s ‘Personal’ tab filters out everything but your own content

As people accumulate massive data troves on Gmail, Google Photos and other Google apps, the search giant wants to help people find what they're looking for among their own personal content. While Google's core search product alread.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

What to expect at Computex 2017

We're pretty much half way through the year, which means it's Computex time. As usual, you'll find a handful of us running around the Taipei show floors next week, where we'll be getting our hands dirty with the latest PC.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

BMW Motorrad’s Concept Link scooter has room for two and space for groceries

Getting around campus or the city could change significantly with BMW Motorrad's Concept Link urban mobility scooter. The two-wheeler's electric drive unit frees up a surprising amount of space. The post BMW Motorrad’s Concept Link scooter has.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Red Hat targets developers by expanding development portfolio with Codenvy acquisition

Red Hat's decision to acquire Codenvy, one of its partners whose product leverages open source Eclipse Che, gives the company an additional tool with which to engage developers and to augment its cloud platform portfolio. In the past, Red Hat acquis.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

MIT"s shape-shifting noodles amuse diners, could revolutionize packaging

Engineers in MIT’s Tangible Media Group have created noodles that change shape when dunked in water. The researchers think their product could have real world value, from decreasing shipping costs to thrilling diners. The post MIT's shape-shif.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Insurance startup Quilt adds life insurance to its portfolio of products

 The startup insurance application processor Quilt has added a life insurance product to its portfolio and has begun pitching its digital enrollment in 37 states across the country. In partnership with Generation Life (a 50-year-old insurance c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Viral video of girl snatched by sea lion raises “seal finger” awareness

It’s unclear if the girl has it, but the Internet made sure she got proper treatment. Enlarge (credit: WAVY TV 10) When a video showing a 6-year-old girl getting yanked into the sea by a feisty sea lion went viral this week, her parents quic.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

A Paris school is using AI to monitor distracted students

For those of us who zone out during university lectures, the temptation multiplies when you taking classes from home. Next fall, a business school in France will try to stop online students from getting distracted with an AI app called Nesto.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Creator of SecurID sues Apple, Visa over digital payment patents

A company that couldn't strike a deal with Visa now seeks patent royalties. The inventor of RSA's famous SecurID dongle has sued (PDF) Apple and Visa, alleging that both Apple Pay and Visa infringe four patents he owns. Kenneth Weiss was the.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Bioelectricity new weapon to fight dangerous infection

Changing natural electrical signaling in non-neural cells improves innate immune response to bacterial infections and injury. Tadpoles that received therapeutics, including those used in humans for other purposes, which depolarized their cells had hi.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Instagram no longer requires square photos in private messages

Private chats on Instagram are getting even more streamlined -- photos can now be sent without editing, no crop required. The change also comes with in-chat link previews as Instagram continues to refine Direct. The post Instagram no longer requires.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

MIT’s shape-shifting noodles could soon hit a restaurant near you

Engineers in MIT’s Tangible Media Group have created noodles that change shape when dunked in water. The researchers think their product could have real world value, from decreasing shipping costs to thrilling diners. The post MIT’s shape-shi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

E Ink phasing out LCD module production

E Ink Holdings (EIH) has increasingly focused business operation on e-paper displays and is phasing out production of small- to medium-size TFT-LCD modules, with the revenue proportion for the product line to gradually decrease from below 3% in the f.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Take on Scala, Java, Python and more with this coding bootcamp

Getting up to speed with today's coding tools doesn't require another four year education. With the Complete Programming Language Bootcamp, you can explore the industry's top programming tools across eight beginner-friendly courses......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

GeForce GTX 970 & Radeon R9 390: Are They Still Game?

Earlier this year we decided to dust off the venerable GTX 980 Ti along with the Radeon R9 Fury X to see how they were getting on it modern titles and what, if anything, had changed. Since then we've had loads of requests to create a similar arti.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

Android Performance Tips and Tweaks

Android phones have a habit of getting bogged down after 6 to 12 months of use (or do they?). A phone that was once a speed demon starts to feel a bit sluggish. But before you hand over some hard-earned cash for a new smartphone, there are some thing.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

T-Mobile"s Digits feature launches next week, lets you use your phone number on multiple devices

T-Mobile has announced it plans to officially launch its "Digits" program on May 31 after a successful beta that began late last year. The service combines features of services like Google Voice and AT&T NumberSync into a single product, by allowing.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

Rulai launches ‘low-code’ chatbot development tool and raises $6.5 million

 Customer experience chatbot developer Rulai has launched a new “low-code” chatbot development tool and raised $6.5 million to roll it out. Yi Zhang, the company’s chief technologist, and her team are launching a product that c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

These flat-pack turtlebots will crawl across minefields for safety’s sake

 The threat of minefields is an ongoing and horrifying one, and the duty of clearing them is as difficult as it is dangerous. All the more reason, then, that it should be done by robots! A new type of inexpensive, versatile bot modeled after tur.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017