Facts About Warthogs

Warthogs, as the name implies, are related to pigs, and they have growths on their faces that look like warts......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 21st, 2017

Study Finds Vaccine Science Outreach Only Reinforced Myths

Ars Technica reports on a study suggesting that "Striking at a myth with facts may only shore it up." Applehu Akbar writes: Researchers at the University of Edinburgh studied public attitudes toward vaccination in a group whose opinions on the subjec.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 12th, 2017

Kim Kardashian addresses her mommy-shamers in a video entitled "Facts"

Fact: Everyone needs to stop mommy-shaming already.  In a video posted on Kim Kardashian West's YouTube, Kim addresses being mommy-shamed after putting Saint in a front-facing car seat. Many people lashed out her because they thought Saint w.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 11th, 2017

Boost Mobile iPhone: 5 Facts to Know Before Buying

Boost Mobile iPhone: 5 Facts to Know Before Buying is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The Boost Mobile iPhone is an option for anyone that wants lower monthly plans than you can find on Verizon or AT&T and still wants 4G LTE. A Boost Mobil.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsAug 9th, 2017

Climate scientists decided to leak a draft science report to protect it from Trump

The leak of a federal climate science assessment to the New York Times on Monday should make you even more concerned about the fate of climate science and, well, facts, under the Trump administration.  Leaking a scientific document is not a typi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 8th, 2017

7 things from "Masters of the Universe" every die-hard He-Man fan needs to know

The '80s cult classic, Masters of the Universe is turning 30 years old. Here's a look at all the itty bitty facts you might have probably never knew. For more movie-related content subscribe to CineFix. Read more... More about Entertainment,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 7th, 2017

Time to bust the myth that Ada Lovelace was an overhyped aristo

Forget the detractors and the hyperbole, Ada Lovelace warrants her status in the history of science on the facts alone, says Ursula Martin.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsAug 6th, 2017

Ajit Pai’s anti-net neutrality plan gets the facts and law wrong, lawmakers say

FCC accused of prioritizing "raw dollars" over small businesses and consumers. Enlarge / Democrats vs. Republicans. (credit: Getty Images | Linda Braucht) The Federal Communications Commission proposal to repeal net neutrality rules ignores th.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 4th, 2017

HomePod firmware may have just confirmed two major facts about iPhone 8

Apple's HomePod isn't even available for purchase yet, and it's already leaking secrets about the company's upcoming iPhone.  According to developer Steve Troughton-Smith. whose findings were reported on by 9to5Mac, the firmware for the smart sp.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJul 31st, 2017

Atomic Blonde Review

This graphic novel adaptation, starring Charlize Theron, is one of the best action films of the year. In any other film, Atomic Blonde’s rock ‘n roll attitude and flippant disinterest in the actual facts surrounding its historical backdrop.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJul 17th, 2017

An internet prankster is trolling Donald Trump with literal Russian ties

With all of the talk (and tweets) about Russian ties to the 2016 Donald Trump campaign, it was only a matter of time before someone turned the allegations into a internet prank aimed at the man in the Oval Office. SEE ALSO: 6 weird facts about the du.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJul 17th, 2017

Facebook celebrates World Emoji Day by releasing some pretty impressive facts

Internet lovers everywhere are honoring their favorite emoticons by celebrating World Emoji Day, and still trying to find a reason to use that file folder emoji. Facebook observed the big day by releasing some impressive emoji usage facts, including.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJul 17th, 2017

11 Facts About Eiffel Tower We Bet You Didn’t Know

  A name synonymous to Paris, Eiffel tower is that quintessential landmark which rules the list of must-see places on every Paris itinerary. This architectural jewel in the crown of Paris attracts millions of tourists from different regions of t.....»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabRelated NewsJul 14th, 2017

Here are 7 facts about "Shaun of the Dead" that will make your jaws drop

We've got Edgar Wright on the brain(s) this week, thanks to Baby Driver's upcoming release. So, we're throwing it back to his first feature film with some lesser known facts about Shaun of the Dead.  Subscribe to CineFix for and movie-related co.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 27th, 2017

Coming out as a Slytherin

Fantasy author Cecilia Tan thought she was a Ravenclaw—then she had to face facts. Cecilia Tan is the award-winning fiction author of over 20 books and a co-writer of GEEK ACTUALLY, a fiction serial celebrating fandom, female friendsh.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 25th, 2017

The secret behind the tiny flag in Volvo’s new XC60, and 3 more quirks

Volvo left no stone unturned when it developed the brand-new 2018 XC60. Here are four interesting facts we learned while driving it on the roads of Spain, and talking to the folks who designed it. The post The secret behind the tiny flag in VolvoR.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Trump admin. delays Obama-era reboot of nutrition label amid industry pressure

Labels made calories per serving and per package clearer, included added sugar count. Enlarge / Former First Lady Michelle Obama unveiled the new, modernized Nutrition Facts Label at the Building a Healthier Future Summit. (credit: Getty | Nurp.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 13th, 2017

Big Business or Small, Data Breaches Don"t Discriminate

Think your shop is too small to attract the attention of cyber-attackers? Here are some alarming facts that will change your mind......»»

Category: itSource:  smallbusinesscomputingRelated NewsJun 11th, 2017

Air Force may retire a third of active A-10 “Warthogs” for want of replacement wings

110 Warthogs will have to be put to pasture. A US Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II assigned to the 354th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron flies during a "theater security package" deployment at Campia Turzii, Romania, April 1, 2015. The Air Force ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 9th, 2017

Google’s Data GIF Maker will make your facts and figures more palatable

Meet the Data GIF Maker, a new tool from Google that wants to help data scientists, journalists, and others who depend upon data to support their ideas better communicate their evidence to their audience. The post Google’s Data GIF Maker will m.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

BrandPost: 10 Facts about Millennials to Make Your Business More Attractive

Millennials. They’re the next generation of buying power shaping the payments industry, much like the Yuppies of the ’80s and the hippies of the ’70s. Following their shopping habits means staying on trend with the payments technology they.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 10th, 2017