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Detroit Red Wings are not pleased their logo is now white nationalist propaganda

Many Detroit Red Wings fans were confused to see their favorite team's logo waving among swastikas, confederate flags, and other symbols of hate at a massive white supremacist gathering in Virginia on Saturday. One widely shared video shows a group o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableAug 12th, 2017

South Park team explains why it"s so damn hard to nail comedy in games

Despite being a medium often defined by "fun," video games are notoriously bad at being funny. Granted, there are plenty of exceptions to the rule, with their numbers growing every year. But the team behind the newly released South Park: Fractured Bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News14 min. ago

Santa Rosa Resident Sticks Pony, Stardust, in Car to Escape California Wildfires

Due to the current wildfires raging in California, many individuals have evacuated their homes to flee a safe distance from the hazard. Lauren Mesaros from Santa Rosa was one of these residents. However, while others grabbed their children and lap do.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News34 min. ago

This $13 accessory makes it practically impossible to lose your AirPods

Apple’s AirPods are the most popular wireless headphones in the world right now for so many reasons, from the cool cord-free design and the W1 wireless chip to the sound quality. Of course, they’re not perfect and the very same design tha.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News34 min. ago

Samsung leapfrogs Intel again with 8-nanometer chips

Samsung has qualified its 8-nanometer chip-making process for production three months ahead of schedule. It's the same "low power plus" (LPP) process used for its current 10-nanometer silicon, not the next-gen extreme ultraviolet (EUV).....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News34 min. ago

DeepMind"s new Go-playing AI wins 90% of time against version of AlphaGo that beat world champ, trained solely by reinforcement learning not using human games (James Vincent/The Verge)

James Vincent / The Verge: DeepMind's new Go-playing AI wins 90% of time against version of AlphaGo that beat world champ, trained solely by reinforcement learning not using human games  —  The company's latest AlphaGo AI learned su.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News34 min. ago

New dad straps on his baby to sing her to sleep with some multi-instrumental smooth jams

Finally, I have something in common with 2-month-old babies: we both love falling asleep to the sweet sounds of early '80s soft rock. One new dad won't let his newborn stop him from playing music, only now, he'd rather she were strapped to him wh.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News42 min. ago

Battling flames increases firefighters" exposure to carcinogens

The threat of getting burned by roaring flames is an obvious danger of firefighting, but other health risks are more subtle. For example, firefighters have been found to develop cancer at higher rates than the general population. Now researchers have.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News50 min. ago

The Sonos One offers all that wireless speaker goodness with a side of Alexa

 There isn’t much to say about the new Sonos One that hasn’t been said about Sonos already. The company has long been the gold standard in wireless whole-home audio and their speakers, while small, are powerful and more than usable f.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News50 min. ago

Court Lifts Santa Monica Airport Restraining Order

A U.S. District Court has dissolved a temporary restraining order that had instructed Santa Monica, California, not to take action to shorten the runway at the city’s airport. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News58 min. ago

Santa Monica Airport Restraining Order Lifted By Court

A U.S. District Court has dissolved a temporary restraining order that had instructed Santa Monica, California, not to take action to shorten the runway at the city’s airport. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News58 min. ago

Greenpeace Scolds Tech Giants for Impact on Environment

The environmental group Greenpeace issued a report on Tuesday giving technology titans, including Samsung Electronics, Amazon and Huawei, low marks for their environmental impact. Many of the biggest technology companies failed to deliver on commitm.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News58 min. ago

U.S. Tech Giants Face a Future Shaped by Europe

Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life. But the likes of Facebook, Google and Apple are increasingly facing an uncomfortable.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News58 min. ago

Volvo"s Electric Car Brand Polestar Unveils First Model

Volvo Cars' performance electric car brand, Polestar, unveiled a four-seat coupe in lightweight carbon fiber as its first model Tuesday, adding to competition in a market dominated until now by Tesla. The hybrid Polestar 1 [pictured above] promises.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News58 min. ago

Twitter Vows New Crackdown on Hateful, Abusive Tweets

Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users. The policy changes were specifically aimed at protecting w.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News58 min. ago

Syndaver: A $95K animatronic cadaver that"s replacing med-school corpses

The Syndaver is a super-realistic robotic human corpse simulator with replaceable viscera that med students can dissect again and again, freeing them to use the donated bodies of people who willed their remains to science for med school pranks, lik.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

Life in the city: Living near a forest keeps your amygdala healthier

A new study examined the relationship between the availability of nature near city dwellers' homes and their brain health. Its findings are relevant for urban planners among others......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 13 min. ago

Gmail launches its first public iOS beta to test support for third-party accounts

 Google wants to make Gmail the place where you check all your email accounts, not just your Google accounts. The company announced this week it’s testing a new version of the Gmail app on iOS that will allow users to add their non-Google.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

Abu Dhabi’s state fund just opened for business, right in San Francisco

 How fast the landscape seems to shift. SoftBank has been making waves in Silicon Valley since announcing its Vision Fund earlier this year. Now, one of SoftBank’s besties — the sovereign wealth fund of the United Arab Emirates, call.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

Apple’s self-driving car tech just got caught on camera

Apple may not be making its own cars, but its mysterious Project Titan work continues as the company refines software and systems for other autonomous vehicles. The Cupertino firm has been plying the local streets for some time now with its Titan-top.....»»

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

What security system works best with Google Home?

Developing the perfect Smart Home can be a fickle beast with dozens of companies producing hundreds of products using various technologies and standards that may or may not work together. As companies like Amazon and Google focus on the power of voic.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago