AI beats top "Dota 2" players in one-on-one matches

Artificial intelligence isn't just good at playing Go -- it can also emerge victorious in the eSports arena. The Elon Musk-backed OpenAI team has developed a machine learning system that has beaten "many" of the best pro Dota 2 players.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetAug 12th, 2017

This app scans your dick pics, but for, you know, good reasons

It's hard out there for a sexter. Living life fast, easy, and one poorly lit pic at a time sure sounds like fun, but what happens when the hackers come a' knocking? Your unmentionables end up on the deep web, that's what.  Unless, if headline-gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

How To Post Color Status On Facebook With Ease

Facebook is an amazing platform used for various purposes, Facebook has so many features embedded on it, one of which is the color status. The aim of this post is to guide you on the step by step process of how to post color status on Facebook.  As.....»»

Category: topSource:  techrecipesRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Our favorite cordless Dyson vacuum is $100 off right now on Amazon

Dyson makes so many different vacuum models that it can be daunting to try to choose one. Don't worry though, because we're about to make the decision infinitely easier for you. The Dyson V6 Motor Head Cord-free Vacuum is our favorite cordless vacuum.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Things To Do in Budapest

As being one of the top destinations in Europe, the capital of Hungary has a lot to provide a unique experience for tourists. Historic areas, delicious food, friendly locals and an amazing view of Danube River...   Because there is a lot to see in.....»»

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This decked-out wallet includes a notebook, pen, and RFID-blocking technology

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. The P01 Pioneer Wallet & Pen on Kickstarter from Dango Products holds a lot more than just your money. It's got just about anything you need in one.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Oh Man, If This is the HTC U11 Plus, It’s Gonna be Good

It’s looking like HTC has something to announce on November 2 and rumors are starting to suggest that they will use the time to unveil the HTC U11 Plus. They could, of course, announce another phone or product, like the rumored HTC Android One.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

After Collisions, Navy Will Assess Sea-Readiness of All Surface Ships

The Navy is putting all ships in its surface fleet through a one-time readiness assessment to ensure they can safely operate......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

eBay"s Q3 narrowly beats expectations

eBay's shares fell after hours despite the generally in-line results......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News2 hr. 6 min. ago

One of New York City’s Most Significant Early Skyscrapers to Undergo $50 Million Renovation

One of New York City’s original skyscrapers and the former largest office building in the world, the Equitable Building, is set to receive a $50 million renovation and restoration that will bring the historic structure up to 21st century s.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Maryn McKenna"s Big Chicken, Part One

Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 1 of... -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Halo: Master Chief Collection goes 4K for Xbox One X

Here’s some good news for those of you planning to jump to the Xbox One X next month: Microsoft and 343 Industries confirmed today that Halo: The Master Chief Collection will be updated to take full advantage of the new console. That Microsoft.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Sonos One vs PLAY:1 – The 411 on the newest Alexa speaker

It’s the season of smart speakers, but the Sonos One has a strong pitch for being your voice-driven media player of choice. As we found in our full review, despite a few teething pains the Amazon Alexa-powered speaker adds an impressive new dim.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

We’ve got the Pixel 2! [Q&A]

The Pixel 2 is finally in our hands! We got our first look at the new Pixel back at the Made by Google event, but now we have one of the devices......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Documentary on right-wing "three-percent" militia in the U.S.

As part of Vice's new video series, Hysteria, which examines mass social panics in the U.S., here's a 20-minute documentary about the Georgia III% Security Force -- "one of America’s right-wing, pro-Trump, anti-terror militias." Vice went to At.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

New line of beautiful and classic-looking microphone cables from Spencer Tweedy

Is this thing on? Spencer Tweedy (son of Wilco's Jeff Tweedy) is bringing his design sensibility and appreciation for finely-crafted musical gear to one of the most boring and ubiquitous items on stages and in recording studios: the microphone cable.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

eBay narrowly beats Q3 estimates with $2.4B revenue, up 9% YoY, as GMV rises 8% YoY to $21.7B; StubHub revenue reaches $275M, up 5% YoY (Matthew Lynley/TechCrunch)

Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch: eBay narrowly beats Q3 estimates with $2.4B revenue, up 9% YoY, as GMV rises 8% YoY to $21.7B; StubHub revenue reaches $275M, up 5% YoY  —  eBay is not having a great afternoon after posting a pretty ho-.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Activision Patents Pay-To-Win Matchmaker

New submitter EndlessNameless writes: If you like fair play, you might not like future Activision games. They will cross the line to encourage microtransactions, specifically matching players to both encourage and reward purchase. Rewarding the purch.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Shikhondo(食魂徒) – Soul Eater Is A Shmup Of Beautiful Demonic Worlds

Striking landscapes and detailed yokai abound in Shikhondo(食魂徒) - Soul Eater, giving players some visually-impressive enemies to shoot down and stages to fly across. Read Shikhondo(食魂徒) – Soul Eater Is A Shmup Of Beautiful Demonic W.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

Zinc-binding is vital for regulating pH levels in the brain

Researchers in Oslo, Norway, have discovered that Zinc-binding plays an important role in the sensing and regulation of pH in the human brain. The findings come as one of the first studies that directly link Zinc-binding with bicarbonate transporte.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

Online resource enables open data sharing for rare Mendelian diseases

MyGene2, a new open data resource, helps patients with rare genetic conditions, clinicians, and researchers share information, connect with one another, and enable faster gene discovery......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago