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Antioxidants May Not Ward Off Dementia After All

Antioxidant supplements may not help ward off dementia, despite earlier research suggesting the contrary......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

Father John Misty writes heartfelt eulogy to the Chuck E. Cheese animatronic band

Grief takes many forms, and we've all been grieving over the loss of Chuck E. Cheese's animatronic band in different ways. Musician Father John Misty's grief led him to write a poetic and emotionally charged eulogy for Chuck E.'s robotic band of thre.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 min. ago

Roofr wants to use satellite imagery to disrupt the roofing industry

Meet Roofr, a Y-Combinator startup that uses satellite imagery software to analyze your roof and determine whether or not you need to hire a roofing contractor for repair or replacement.  The post Roofr wants to use satellite imagery to disrupt the.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News36 min. ago

Best new songs to stream: LCD Soundsystem, Washed Out, and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what artists have the best new songs to stream. Up this week: LCD Soundsystem, Washed Out, Julien Baker, (Sandy) Alex G, and more. The post Best new songs to stream: LCD Soundsystem, Washed Out.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News44 min. ago

This nefarious Trojan may impersonate your favorite ridesharing app

Be careful the next time you hail a ride from your favorite transportation app. As per a recent report from Kapersky Lab, a mobile Trojan "has been caught recently stealing bank data by impersonating the interfaces of taxi-booking apps." The post Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News44 min. ago

Supreme Court asked to nullify the Google trademark

The case comes two months after court’s “offensive” trademarks ruling. Enlarge (credit: Leon Neal/Getty Images) Is the term "google" too generic and therefore unworthy of its trademark protection? That's the question before the US Suprem.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Jeff Immelt could be Uber’s new CEO, and he has his work cut out for him

After a tumultuous several months, complete with resignations, lawsuits, and plenty of bad blood, it looks like Uber is finally nearing new leadership in the form of former GE executive Jeff Immelt. The post Jeff Immelt could be Uber’s new CEO,.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 51 min. ago

Get out of the office, see the eclipse

Even if it’s cloudy, even if it’s not total near you, it’s worth experiencing. Enlarge (credit: NASA) Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that August 21 will treat much of the United States to a partial or total solar eclips.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Let’s review some of tech’s big second quarter financial stories

 Now that the second-quarter “earnings season” — when all of the biggest public tech companies spill their financial guts to the public — is over, and it was filled with a lot of weird stories that seemed a little outside.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News3 hr. 7 min. ago

Eclipse 2017: excited about a case of the Mondays

Even if it’s cloudy, even if it’s not total near you, it’s worth experiencing. Enlarge (credit: NASA) Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that August 21 will treat much of the United States to a partial or total solar eclips.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Nintendo Iran Club: The community fighting for recognition in Iran

When logging on to Nintendo.com, web users are greeted with a world map and prompted to choose their country of origin from an extensive list. The gaming giant's most popular regions -- North America, Europe, Australia, and Japan -- are all accounted.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 43 min. ago

Analyzing Falkor’s Microarchitecture: A Deep Dive into Qualcomm’s Centriq 2400 for Windows Server and Linux

Developing a custom microarchitecture is difficult. Even with all the standards in place and licensing an instruction set such as ARM, the actual development takes time and the right people to put together, then the infrastructure to deploy at scale.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News3 hr. 51 min. ago

A gallery of Voyagers greatest hits—and they are truly great

“Time after time, we discovered things that we hadn’t even imagined.” NASA Sunday marks the 40th anniversary of the launch of Voyager 2 which, at the ti.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

The Voyagers at 40: Their greatest hits still look amazingly great

“Time after time, we discovered things that we hadn’t even imagined.” NASA Sunday marks the 40th anniversary of the launch of Voyager 2 which, at the ti.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 15 min. ago

1955: Salvador Dalí poses nude with a starfish at his seaside villa

Image: Charles Hewitt/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesIn 1930, a few months after being expelled from his father’s home, surrealist artist Salvador Dalí purchased a former fisherman’s shack near the secluded village of Portll.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

Dick Gregory"s passing stirs social media reminiscences of his still-relevant comedy

Dick Gregory, the groundbreaking comic and Civil Rights-era icon, has died.  Gregory's reps confirmed that he succumbed to heart failure on Aug. 19 after being hospitalized earlier in the week. His son, Christian, also confirmed the news in an I.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

NASA"s Cassini Probe Begins Its "Grand Finale" Through Saturn"s Atmosphere

An anonymous reader quotes Space.com: After orbiting Saturn for more than 13 years, NASA's Cassini spacecraft is getting ready to say goodbye. On Monday (August 14), Cassini made the first of five passes through Saturn's upper atmosphere, kicking off.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

Accidental history—remastering the campy teen horror game Congress famously hated

Some 25 years later, a controversial cult classic gets a new turn in the spotlight. A scene like this doesn't exactly scream "2017 video game." And yet... Night Trap might not seem like a game that would be especially cumbersome to port to mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

Leaked image shows what the next Nest thermostat could look like

We had heard rumors of a cheaper Nest model, and now we've got an image to go with them. It seems as though the iconic circular Nest thermostat could be in line for a redesign, after serial tipster Evan Blass tweeted out a picture of a new-look.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 43 min. ago

ASUS Blue Cave AC2600 WiFi Router Revealed!

The ASUS Blue Cave AC2600 is a dual-band WiFi router targeted at non-techies, with an emphasis on aesthetics and user-friendliness. Read all about it here!... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Please enjoy all these hedgehogs being washed with toothbrushes

If your pet hedgehog needs a bit of extra TLC, take heart. A truly compelling experience awaits you.  Many hedgehog owners occasionally remove dirt (and poop!) from their prickly friends' quills and feet using a toothbrush. If it's done right, m.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago