Being cheeky is infectious for these parrots

If you've ever had a kea nibble your car tyre or seen the mountain parrot move a traffic cone for no earthly reason, you'd know — these cheeky birds do things just because they want to. Living in New Zealand's southern alps, keas have been seen.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 20th, 2017

Mercedes-AMG G65 Final Edition is a V-12 G-Wagen Send-off

To celebrate the coming demise of the Mercedes-AMG G65, Affalterbach is offering an exclusive Final Edition that is limited to just 65 examples. If you want one of these last luxury SUVs, expect to pony up at least $367,497. Since 1979, the G-Class h.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Russell Brand compares board games to humanity and sends us into an existential crisis

Russell Brand visits the Travelling Man, a game shop in Leeds, and checks out some gems in the board gaming world. Brand and shopkeeper Matt check out Elevenses (a card game about being a 1920s socialite), Pandemic (a mainstay in cooperative board g.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Need to know how to open RAR files? Here’s how to do it

Few things are more bothersome than not being able to open a file when you need it most. Check out our quick guide about how to open RAR files in Windows and MacOS. We will walk you through it, step by step. The post Need to know how to open RAR file.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 45 min. ago

Adobe wants to let you draw data visualizations by letting you draw data visualizations

 Every year at its MAX conference, Adobe shows off a couple of interesting prototypes that may or may net end up in one of its products. This year is no exception as the company highlighted 11 projects from its labs today. These included Project.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

Yoga Studio / Kostas Chatzigiannis Architecture

KCA has created a Yoga Studio in Shanghai that aims to provide a serene sensory experience in contrast to the dense surrounding urban environment. More than the feeling of exercise, the experience of relaxation and well-being are deemed to m.....»»

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UE Blast and Megablast Have Arrived With Amazon Alexa Onboard

Ultimate Ears, the company behind the extremely popular UE Boom series of Bluetooth speakers, unveiled two new products today, the UE Blast and UE Megablast. These new speakers should be better that the Boom series in many ways, but the standout feat.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News2 hr. 25 min. ago

These Raspberry Pi 3 bundles will cover everyone, from coders to gamers

The Raspberry Pi 3 is a low-budget computing platform capable of doing just about anything. We've rounded up a handful of the best Raspberry Pi 3 bundles to get you started on a variety of DIY projects. The post These Raspberry Pi 3 bundles will cove.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Newly discovered viral marker could help predict flu severity in infected patients

Flu viruses contain defective genetic material that may activate the immune system in infected patients, and new research published in PLOS Pathogens suggests that lower levels of these molecules could increase flu severity......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 44 min. ago

Astrophysicists want to shield Earth from solar flares with … a giant magnet?

A huge solar flare could hit Earth in the next century, and these scientists think a massive loop of conducive wire could save us from destruction. The post Astrophysicists want to shield Earth from solar flares with … a giant magnet? appeared.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

SpeedGrip Socks create better traction for improved speed and control

Rather than being knit together like traditional athletic socks, SpeedGrip Socks are made up of thin, moisture-wicking compression fabrics that are sewn together, creating a lightweight sock that fits like a grippy second skin. The post SpeedGrip Soc.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 17 min. ago

Battle Royale-style game is looking rad in VR

The future of gaming/military training programs inches ever closer with this week's litany of VR Battle Royale style games.  No doubt inspired by the massive success of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, these VR games are working to simulate the ex.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 33 min. ago

Phiaton BT 150 NC wireless headphones look absolutely space age

When it comes to wearing a pair of headphones, many of us these days have already decided to settle for wireless models. After all, doing so would mean having far less worries, especially when it comes to a tangled mess, and it also provides a greate.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News3 hr. 45 min. ago

Trump says Puerto Rico hurricane response was a "10" but these numbers prove otherwise

President Trump gave the federal response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico a 10 out of 10 on Thursday. Yes. Really. He gave himself the highest marks for what has been a well-documented and tragic mess. SEE ALSO: Photos from Puerto Rico reveal the d.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 45 min. ago

Use "The Force" to mix your coffee with this self-stirring mug

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. These self-stirring Star Wars mugs are just what any dedicated Jedi needs to start their morning right. SEE ALSO: Samsung's new Star Wars robot vac.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 45 min. ago

Chipmakers find new ways to move forward

Moore's Law is slowing at a time when new applications are demanding more muscle. The solution is to offload jobs to specialized hardware but these complex, heterogeneous systems will require a fresh approach......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago

Zaha Hadid"s amenity spaces for 520 West 28th shown in new photos

Communal spaces available to the future residents of Zaha Hadid Architects' 520 West 28th project in New York's Chelsea are revealed in these images, which show a skylit swimming pool, a striated IMAX theatre and a bright gymnasium. Read more.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News4 hr. 17 min. ago

Steep decline of wasps and other flying nasties is a bad sign

Aphids, midges and wasps are being added to the list of rapidly vanishing insects. It’s another alarming sign of a sixth mass extinction, says Olive Heffernan.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Go pick up your own Google Home Mini for just $50 today!

After being announced earlier this month, the Google Home Mini is now available for purchase from either Best Buy or Google's online storefront for just $50......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News4 hr. 33 min. ago

International patients increasingly seek in vitro fertilization treatment in US

The use of assisted reproductive technology (ART) in the US by non-US residents is growing, research shows. These 'reproductive tourists' are more likely, compared to Americans, to use egg donors and carriers and genetically screen early embryos......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

Help sought from complementary, alternative medicine to remedy health problems

It found that complementary and alternative medicine is being used in connection with various health problems, particularly in situations where help provided by conventional medicine is considered by the patient to be inadequate......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago