Drop a grand on diamonds, get a free Xbox One S?

Holiday season promotions are here, and this one is a bit of an oddity. Mine your own diamonds, I guess. I was watching Dota 2 videos on YouTube last night when I was shown perhaps one of the most peculiar promotions I've ever seen. Jeweler .....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaNov 23rd, 2016

Is your truck one of the 1.3 million Ford F-150 and Super Duty pickups recalled?

Is your truck one of the 1.3 million Ford F-150 and Super Duty pickups recalled?.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated News22 min. ago

Replacing the "Air Force One" fleet literally takes an act of Congress [Commentary]

There seems to be almost unanimous agreement — a rarity in Congress — that the president’s current aerial fleet needs to be replaced......»»

Category: aviationSource:  defensenewsRelated News22 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 News22 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 News23 min. ago

Smalltown America finds ecstasy at Dollar General

I love dollar stores, and so does rural America. Dollar General, in particular, is cleaning up in the towns so out of the way even Wal-Mart can't make business there. The Decatur store is one of 1,000 Dollar Generals opening this year as part of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News23 min. ago

Twitter took 11 months after being notified by GOP to shut down a fake Twitter account with 136K+ followers run by a Russian troll farm, posing as Tennessee GOP (Kevin Collier/BuzzFeed)

Kevin Collier / BuzzFeed: Twitter took 11 months after being notified by GOP to shut down a fake Twitter account with 136K+ followers run by a Russian troll farm, posing as Tennessee GOP  —  The account was one of hundreds created b.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News23 min. ago

Toyota Fine-Comfort Ride Concept for Tokyo is Plum Crazy

Fuel cell fans get a plum of a ride from Toyota at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show. The automaker will debut its Fine-Comfort Ride concept, a hydrogen-powered vehicle that seats six and has a cruising range of 621 miles on the Japanese test cycle. Li.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News31 min. ago

343 Details Next Round of Halo 5, Halo Wars 2 Updates

Halo 5 and Halo Wars 2 are getting updates and additional functionality for all Xbox users, and upgrades for Xbox One X. 343 Industries has shared new information regarding updates coming soon to Halo 5: Guardians, Halo Wars 2, and more. In a.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News31 min. ago

Say hello to the Bluetooth speaker that easily fits in your pocket or purse

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Bluetooth speakers are one of the most convenient technological breakthroughs of the last decade, but they can also be clunky, difficult to transpo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News31 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 News31 min. ago

Samsung’s Odyssey Windows Mixed Reality headset won’t be sold in the UK

Sadly, the Odyssey won’t be making the epic journey across the waves to Europe. There’s some bad news for those looking to pick up a Windows Mixed Reality headset in the near future, because one of the seemingly best offerings of the c.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News31 min. ago

UK looks to take a lead in the 5G rollout

The UK government is determined to be setting the pace in next-gen connectivity. When it comes to Brexit, the UK may be struggling to make an impression in Europe, but in one area at least, the government is looking to make sure it’s ahe.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News31 min. ago

"Busybody" protein may get on your nerves, but that"s a good thing

The p75 protein is vital for signaling pain in nervous system, researchers have discovered......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News38 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 News39 min. ago

AdHawk acquires Automate Ads to improve Google and Facebook ad campaigns

 AdHawk is announcing that it has acquired one of its competitors, Y Combinator-backed Automate Ads. Even if you weren’t a customer, Automate Ads may sound familiar because it was previously known as Kuhcoon, a social advertising startup c.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News47 min. ago

Giant robots clash in US-Japan battle

The human-piloted machines fired weapons at one another......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News47 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. 2 min. ago

Bay Area: Join us tonight, 10/18, to talk to co-writer of Star Wars: Rogue One

Gary Whitta will talk to us about his career as a screenwriter and author in Hollywood. Gary Whitta co-wrote Rogue One and has written screenplays for movies starring Will Smith and Denzel Washington. Plus he writes comics and novels! (credit:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 11 min. ago

9 Insane Tricks Used By Mario 64 Speedrunners

Here are a couple ways to completely break Nintendo's masterpiece. Super Mario 64 will always be remembered as one of the games that ushered in the 3D era. But beneath the surface of this masterpiece is a web of glitches and skips that make the.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

This easter egg on "Game of Thrones" adds a whole new layer to this tragic death

Remember Shireen? Well, the sound of Stannis Baratheon's late, innocent daughter's screams as she burned in one of Melisendre's safrifices might jog your memory. Or still haunt you in your sleep. But a new Reddit post discovered a subtle easter egg l.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago