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Credit Acceptance to expand Michigan headquarters, add 532 jobs

Auto lender Credit Acceptance plans to add more than 500 jobs in an expansion of its corporate headquarters in suburban Detroit......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsMar 1st, 2017

The North Atlantic may get its first-ever named storm in March next week

Oceans in the northern hemisphere are supposed to still be cold from the winter Enlarge / The European model shows the formation of a subtropical cyclone next Tuesday in the Atlantic Ocean. (credit: Weather Bell) Just one hurricane has ever fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 53 min. ago

This blue-sky image of Pluto is absolutely stunning

Pluto’s surface features become clear at the terminator, under the twilight Sun. Enlarge / New Horizons' high-resolution farewell to Pluto. (credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University APL/Southwest Research Institute) Even though all of the New H.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 53 min. ago

The North Atlantic may get is first-ever named storm in March next week

Oceans in the northern hemisphere are supposed to still be cold from the winter Enlarge / The European model shows the formation of a subtropical cyclone next Tuesday in the Atlantic Ocean. (credit: Weather Bell) Just one hurricane has ever fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 53 min. ago

Mythos Tales: Probe Arkham’s darkest doings in this Lovecraft deduction game

Investigate Cthulhu and his buddies in 1930s Arkham. Enlarge (credit: 8th Summit) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com—and let us know what you.....»»

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

You use this word to help you through hard times without even knowing it

We all deal with heartbreak in somewhat predictable ways.  You might eagerly re-top that glass of wine, add a few extra miles to your daily run or binge-watch your favorite childhood TV show.  SEE ALSO: AI figured out the word people text w.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 25 min. ago

German coal mine may be prime for pumped storage

Coal mine slated for retirement in 2018 will become a 200MW source of hydropower. Enlarge (credit: Goseteufel ) In the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, a coal mine will close in 2018. Aging coal infrastructure, low wholesale power pric.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 53 min. ago

Scientists Name 11 New Cloud Types

The increased use of technology capable of photographing and sharing images has prompted the World Meteorological Organization to add 11 new cloud classifications to their International Cloud Atlas. "A far cry from simple white puffs, these 11 new cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 17 min. ago

Power Rangers Team Teases Future of Movie Franchise

Director Dean Israelite is confident there's more than enough material to do at least six films. Lionsgate's live-action Power Rangers movie, which opens in theaters today, will serve as the first in a six-film story that could also expand to e.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News17 hr. 33 min. ago

Weekend Open Forum: Should we be worried about robots taking human jobs?

It’s been estimated that over a third of all jobs could be lost through automation from robots and artificial intelligences over the next 20 years. As technology advances and machines get smarter and cheaper, should we be worried about the huma.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Google is working on a new social app for small groups to edit photos together

 While Google continues to add more features to its two social communication apps Allo and Duo, TechCrunch has learned that it has quietly been working on least one more social app. Google has been developing a new social app that lets small.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Insta360 Air brings affordable, easy 360 photo and video to Android phones

 You can share 360-degree video and images in more places than ever before, but how to capture that content in the first place? Insta360 has built a bit of a name for itself creating relatively inexpensive add-ons for the smartphone you already.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Pay crash expected in online gig economy as millions seek work

Millions of people in South-East Asia and sub-Saharan Africa get income from online jobs. But as more get online, competition will spark a race to the bottom.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Treasury secretary doesn"t see AI as a threat to jobs

Anyone who's been paying attention to the rise of machine learning and artificial intelligence over the last decade likely will admit that those technologies are going to effect the economy in ways we can't fully predict quite yet......»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Facebook tests GIFs in comments like it"s 1995

It's time for Facebook to fully embrace the animated GIF. The social network is about to start testing the ability to add GIFs to comments and your feed will never be the same......»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Krungsri Consumer Embarks on Big Data Journey to Drive Customer Engagement

This IDC Buyer Case Study looks at how Krungsri Consumer has successfully deployed its first big data and analytics (BDA) system to improve engagement with its credit card customers. This document delves into Krungsri Consumer's journey, solution and.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated News18 hr. 33 min. ago

Filament Friday: 3D-Fuel’s Biome3D Is a Plant-Based Plastic

If you are looking to add a luster to your prints without the hassles of post processing, this is a great choice that comes with a nice environmental bonus. Read more on MAKE The post Filament Friday: 3D-Fuel’s Biome3D Is a Plant-Based Pla.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News22 hr. 9 min. ago

Charter promises Trump a broadband push, but no extra Internet connections

Charter's $25 billion promise is vague and includes stuff it already planned. Enlarge / President Donald Trump and Charter CEO Tom Rutledge. (credit: White House) Charter CEO Tom Rutledge met with President Donald Trump today, and he made a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

How ISPs can sell your Web history—and how to stop them

How the Senate's vote to kill privacy rules affects you. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | KrulUA) The US Senate yesterday voted to eliminate privacy rules that would have forced ISPs to get your consent before selling Web browsing history and a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

“Pizzagate” DC shooter pleads guilty, faces years in prison

At sentencing hearing, judge asks defendant if he was the culprit: "Yes ma'am." Enlarge / The Comet Ping Pong restaurant in Washington, DC., where Edgar Maddison Welch stormed to "self-investigate" Pizzagate. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/Getty Images).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

Azure Service Fabric takes first tentative steps toward open source

Service Fabric started as an internal platform for Azure SQL, Cortana, and other services. (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft's embrace of open source software continues, with Azure Service Fabric making the first tentative foray into the open worl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017