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China might shut down the country"s bitcoin exchanges

China has never been a fan of digital currencies like bitcoin, and now the country appears bent on a major crackdown. In the wake of China's recent ban on initial coin offerings (where you raise funds for a new cryptocurrency), Wall St.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetSep 11th, 2017

Is beaming down in Star Trek a death sentence?

Ahead of Discovery, we look to Trek's past to suss out specifics of how transporters work. Enlarge In the 2009 movie Star Trek, Captain Kirk and Sulu plummeted down toward the planet Vulcan without a parachute. “Beam us up, beam us up!” K.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News25 min. ago

Kiryu Tries A Urinal Mini-Game From “Toilets” And A Shot At Golf Bingo Challenge In Yakuza Kiwami 2

A few years ago, Sega made some interactive urinal peeing games at arcade restrooms, called “Toilets,” and while they might not be as common these days they’ll be well and alive in Yakuza Kiwami 2. Read Kiryu Tries A Urinal Mini-Game From &ldqu.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Boeing 737 Next Gen - Air China - B-7893

Update of B737NG MSN 60855 recorded on Sat, 23 Sep 2017.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  airfleetsRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

Get hired as a graphic designer with this online bootcamp that"s just $15

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. These days, graphic design is one part talent, two parts Adobe proficiency. Full command of all the popular tools and tactics used by graphic desig.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

5 apps that can turn you into a productivity Jedi

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. We all wish we could add more hours to the day. But barring the invention of time travel, or a change in the Earth’s rotation, the best you c.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

China Experts: 3.4-quake Hits N. Korea in "Suspected Explosion"

The epicenter is similar that of a previous earthquake on Sept. 3, which turned out to be caused by a North Korean nuclear test......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News3 hr. 24 min. ago

Asus revises Zenfone 3 Max price in India

Asus India has announced that it is reducing the price of Zenfone 3 Max smartphone. The phone will now be available with a price-tag of INR 12,999, down INR 2,000 from its earlier price-tag of INR 14,999. According to the Taiwanese manufacturer, the.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  androidosRelated News3 hr. 32 min. ago

Uber only has itself to blame for London license loss

 The tech industry’s over-processed supply of irony might not be enough to service all the ramifications of Uber being stripped of its London license by the city’s transport regulator. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

Chinese bike-sharing giant Mobike enters US with Washington DC launch, a month after rival Ofo launched in Seattle (Zen Soo/South China Morning Post)

Zen Soo / South China Morning Post: Chinese bike-sharing giant Mobike enters US with Washington DC launch, a month after rival Ofo launched in Seattle  —  Chinese bicycle-sharing giant Mobike has debuted in the US market with its en.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News5 hr. 0 min. ago

11 times "BoJack Horseman" gut-punched us right in the feels

You might not have thought a cartoon about a talking horse could warrant an entire list of heart-rendingly emotional moments, but here we are. The thing is — for all its scenes of hilarity — BoJack Horseman is also an incredibly poignant.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

5 best VPN services for game consoles 2017

There are some compelling reasons to use a VPN for online gaming – just make sure you pick a good provider. While using a VPN service for online gaming might sound redundant at best, the situation is perhaps not as black-and-white as you thin.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

WKAQ Won’t Let a Cat-3 Storm Bring It Down

Even without a roof, Spanish-language station remained on the air during and after Hurricane Maria.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

Cul-de-sacs Might Kill You

Before I moved out of my family home, I lived my whole life on cul-de-sacs. My parents appreciated them because they were quieter streets, away from the traffic and speeding buses in the neighborhoods of my childhood. I quite vividly remember riding.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Imagination Technologies agrees to sell to China-backed private equity firm Canyon Bridge for £550M; its US-based MIPS unit sold to Tallwood VC for $65M (Tim Bradshaw/Financial Times)

Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times: Imagination Technologies agrees to sell to China-backed private equity firm Canyon Bridge for £550M; its US-based MIPS unit sold to Tallwood VC for $65M  —  Imagination Technologies has agreed a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Court Rules That Imported Solar Panels Are Bad For US Manufacturing

The International Trade Commission has ruled that American companies are being hurt by cheap solar panels from overseas, providing an opportunity for President Donald Trump to tax imports from countries like China. The Verge reports: Today's unanimou.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 44 min. ago

If Rainbow Brite had a job, this would definitely be her keyboard

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Protecting Rainbow Land and bringing color to the universe is a full-time job in itself, but those of us without a Color Belt to lend us magical po.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 32 min. ago

Become a master of professional social encounters in 5.5 hours

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. PSA for business owners (current or future): If you've played Sims before, you'll remember having them talk in the mirror to increase charisma. Whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News14 hr. 0 min. ago

Uber"s new chief says the company is paying for its bad rep

New company chief Dara Khosrowshahi has sent out an email to his employees about London, and it shows that the company might truly be under a different kind of leadership now. One that doesn't sound like it'll encourage "hustlin�.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News14 hr. 24 min. ago

A robot in China performed dental surgery on a living person

Going to the dentist is a scary experience for many, but obviously not for the brave person who volunteered to undergo oral surgery performed by a robot. The procedure took place in China, where the robotic dentist successfully implanted a pair of te.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News15 hr. 0 min. ago

Weekend Open Forum: Show off a picture of your computer desk

For many of us, our offices and bedrooms are our sanctuaries. Sure, we might have to work there, but it's also where we wind down and relax......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News15 hr. 16 min. ago