Huh, we"ve got low-fat avocados now

Fatty avocados are the perfect fruit: a healthy fat, ready to adorn your salad/toast/insert food here with a dose of creamy, green goodness.  Yet the marketing powers that be want you to consider an alternative: The low-fat avocado.  SEE AL.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableOct 12th, 2017

9 mind-blowing facts about the avocado

Avocados are everywhere now: on toast, in sushi, even in ice cream. Most people pick one up from the store like their college debt isn’t waiting for them at home. But did you know there’s more to this droopy fruit than meets the eye? From.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News26 min. ago

DEAL: 2-Pack of Our Favorite Accessory, AUKEY Magnetic Car Mount, on Sale for $9

Should you have a device that would benefit from such an accessory, you can grab a 2-pack of magnetic car mounts from AUKEY on sale at Amazon, down from $12.99 to just $9. All you’ll need is the below listed coupon code. Now, I must mention, yo.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News26 min. ago

Body Camera Giant Wants Police To Collect Your Videos Too

tedlistens shares a report from Fast Company: Axon, the police supplier formerly known as Taser and now a leading maker of police body cameras, has also charged into police software with a service that allows police to manage and eventually analyze i.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News26 min. ago

Elon Musk gets permission to begin Boring Co. digging in Maryland

 Elon Musk’s week is going pretty great thus far, between meeting the creators of Rick & Morty and now gaining permission to dig even more tunnels — besides the one he already got the OK to begin digging closer to home in Hawthorne......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News58 min. ago

Everyone who"s not OK right now should play "Everything is going to be OK"

Listen, everything is absolutely not OK right now. The short list of not-OK things just happening in the news lately, for instance, includes the pervasive culture of sexual assault that rots our society and is finally coming to bear. Or that our eart.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

If Jeff Bezos really wanted to rule the world, he"d pose for corny photos like he used to

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos might be jacked and powerful now, but his photo shoot panache has really taken a nosedive. In the early years of Amazon (the mid-to-late '90s, when all style was perfect), Bezos seemed to have a penchant for corny, delightful ph.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Interiors of Jean Nouvel"s Monad Terrace in Miami revealed as construction begins

French architect Jean Nouvel's residential development in Miami Beach, designed to combat rising sea levels, has secured significant funding and is now underway. Read more French architect Jean Nouvel's residential development in Miami Beach.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Google"s efforts to highlight non-secure websites is paying off

Online security is at the forefront of public conscious, and rightfully so. Given the sheer number of people that now use the Internet and the treasure trove of personal data that’s ripe for the picking, it’s no surprise that we’re.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Twitter shares its timeline for rule updates in the wake of boycott

Twitter promised change after #WomenBoycottTwitter -- and now users have a timeline of what policies are changing and when. The changes range from stricter rules to software to better track abuse. The post Twitter shares its timeline for rule updates.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Pixel 2 looks pretty fragile in this torture test for durability [VIDEO]

Zack of JerryRigEverything finally got his hands on the Pixel 2 and puts it through his classic torture test. The Pixel 2.... does poorly. The Pixel 2 is the latest and greatest (debatable) Android device from Google, but it wouldn’t be.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Shocking Glitch Creates Destiny 2 Trials of Nine Delay

Shocking Glitch Creates Destiny 2 Trials of Nine Delay is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. A shocking new glitch is causing a huge Destiny 2 Trials of the Nine delay. Now Xbox One, PS4 and PC gamers won’t get access to the multiplayer co.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

The AI That Has Nothing to Learn From Humans

An anonymous reader shares a report: Now that AlphaGo's arguably got nothing left to learn from humans -- now that its continued progress takes the form of endless training games against itself -- what do its tactics look like, in the eyes of experie.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Judge: MalwareTech is no longer under curfew, GPS monitoring [Updated]

Marcus Hutchins, awaiting trial, can now live and work unencumbered in LA. Enlarge / Marcus Hutchins, security researcher for Kryptos Logic. In May, he registered a domain name that neutralized the WCry ransomware worm. In August, he was charged.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

Uber now wants some drivers to pay it money—and there"s no guarantee they"ll benefit

Pay now in order to potentially earn more later. It may sound like something straight out of a marketing scheme, but it's in fact the latest promise from Uber to a subset of its drivers. However, according to the ride-hail giant, this is not the late.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 34 min. ago

This New Batman Story Is an Instant Classic

Here's why the war between Joker and Riddler deserves a spot on your bookshelf alongside Batman's greatest stories. Sound the alarm: we just got an instant classic Batman story. A comic book that joins the ranks of Frank Miller and David Mazzuc.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

The Weather Channel wants you to know there"s a more pressing issue than the weather right now

The Weather Channel has a message for Americans: Puerto Rico is still in crisis.  The popular website of the IBM-owned company on Friday used its entire front page to remind visitors that the situation in Puerto Rico remains dire, exactly one mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

Consumer Reports Refuses To Recommend Microsoft Surface Book 2

An anonymous reader writes: Earlier in the year, the review group said that problems with reliability meant that it was impossible for it to recommend any Microsoft laptop or tablet. Now Consumer Reports says that this extends to the Surface Book 2,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 58 min. ago

FAA proposal seeks global airline ban on checked consumer gadgets

It’s no secret that lithium-ion batteries can be dangerous if they overheat, and now the FAA is warning that they pose a serious risk for airplanes if checked into baggage. Aircraft cargo sections are equipped with a system designed to put out.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News3 hr. 17 min. ago

Watch a Google Pixel 2 XL get put back together again [VIDEO]

iFixit puts the Google Pixel 2 XL back together after disassembly in a pretty informative video. The Pixel 2 XL got the same repairability score as the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The folks over at iFixit get their hands on the latest and greate.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News3 hr. 18 min. ago

A motion detecting light for your mailbox

Last year I bought this mailbox light. You stick it inside your mailbox (it's got peel-off sticky tape). Two sensors - light and motion - sense what's happening. If they sense darkness and no motion (door closed) nothing happens. If they sense light.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News3 hr. 18 min. ago