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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

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

EPA Dismisses Half the Scientists on Its Major Review Board

An anonymous reader shares a report: A few weeks after the election, pro-Trump commentator Scottie Nell Hughes heralded the dawn of a new era when she declared, "There's no such thing, unfortunately, anymore as facts." In the age of Trump there's lit.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 8th, 2017

Happy Birthday, Dynamite: Interesting Facts About the Explosive Material

From its origins to its eventual uses, here are some interesting and explosive facts about dynamite......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsMay 7th, 2017

Windows 10 S will lock you into the Edge browser and Bing

Now that the rumored cloud version of Windows 10 has been revealed, the facts are starting to come out, one of which may not sit very well with some users. Microsoft is all but locking users of Windows 10 S into its Edge browser. Windows 10 S is.....»»

Category: microsoftSource:  networkworldRelated NewsMay 5th, 2017

Parathyroid Glands: Facts, Function & Disease

The parathyroids are four small glands that play a big part in regulating the amount of calcium in the blood......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsMay 5th, 2017

Ovaries: Facts, Function & Disease

Ovaries are the primary female reproductive organs. They secrete hormones and release eggs for fertilization......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

The FCC’s Myths vs. Facts sheet defending its plan to reverse net neutrality, annotated

 Immediately after FCC Chairman Pai announced his intention to remove the net neutrality rules set in place in 2015, the agency issued a little preemptive strike against detractors. “Internet Regulation: Myths vs. Facts.” I’ve.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

The FCC’s Myths vs Facts sheet defending its plan to reverse net neutrality, annotated

 Immediately after FCC Chairman Pai announced his intention to remove the net neutrality rules set in place in 2015, the agency issued a little preemptive strike against detractors. “Internet Regulation: Myths vs. Facts.” I’ve.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

Packing Materials Trivia: Facts That Will Amaze Your Friends

Have you ever been at a party and wanted to discuss a topic that was a little out of the ordinary? The post Packing Materials Trivia: Facts That Will Amaze Your Friends appeared first on Architecture Lab......»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

8 badass facts about Tom Hardy you might not know

Despite the fact that Tom Hardy's super famous and in a bunch of films and stuff, he's still something of a mysterious figure. SEE ALSO: Tom Hardy is apparently the new favo(u)rite to play James Bond It's not that often that you see him on chat shows.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

Earth Day 2017 Facts & Activities: Progress Over The Years, From 1970 To 2017

Earth was first started in America in 1970 as a day to praise the planet. It is celebrated every year to raise public awareness about environment safety......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

Testicles: Facts, Function & Diseases

The testicles are the primary male reproductive organs. They produce gametes, or sperm, and they secrete hormones, primarily testosterone......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsApr 25th, 2017

Trump Takes Aim At CrowdStrike

Irvine-based cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike appears to be the latest victim of unsubstantiated "facts" from the current White House administration, as President Trump inferred that the company, incorrectly, is owned by a "very rich Ukrainian". The co.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsApr 25th, 2017

Tim Cook’s mic-drop moment

Has anybody else noticed how the rate of emergence of new Apple rumors appears to be accelerating? Surely I’m not alone in witnessing Apple's alphabet of looming innovation becoming increasingly more visible?Alternative facts I confess, it upset.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017