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It"s Only a Drill: Guantanamo Rehearses Caribbean Migrant Crisis

Hundreds of U.S. forces are rehearsing a migrant crisis this week at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryMar 2nd, 2017

13 times "The Defenders" roasted Iron Fist so you wouldn"t have to

So you spent your weekend bingeing The Defenders and no spoilers, but Danny Rand is still the worst. Meeting Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and Luke Cage brings him down a few notches from his high horse of channeling chi, but only after his fellow heroes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 6 min. ago

Six Flags parks will wisely stop flying Confederate flags

The six flags of Six Flags are looking a little different this weekend. Parks in Georgia and Texas have removed the Spanish, Mexican, French, Confederate, and Texas state flags that once flew over its grounds, choosing to only fly the American flag i.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Get these 3 in-demand skill sets and switch careers

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. There's no doubt about it: tech is king when it comes to the industry with the most dynamic, innovative opportunities on the market. There's only o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

New Star Wars film might include Princes Harry and William

Even princes want to be Jedi.  Princes Harry and William got significantly closer to that dream with a Star Wars set visit in 2016, and John Boyega confirmed Friday that they did indeed film a cameo — and that they weren't the only visitor.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Resourceful golden retriever finds $85,000 of heroin in his backyard

Police dogs aren't the only ones sniffing out drugs.  A regular, untrained family golden retriever in Oregon dug up something interesting in his own backyard. The 18-month-old dog, Kenyon, came back with what his family thought was a time capsul.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

How "StarCraft II" is powering a clever HD remake of "Diablo II"

"The Curse of Tristram" is the kind of inspired, over-the-top modding project that could only be hatched in the mind of a fan. The idea is straightforward enough: deliver a remastered version of Diablo II by rebuilding it inside StarCraft II. Nev.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Really bad movies you shouldn"t be streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime

This week, it's all about ninjas! Welcome to Not On My Watch, the only place to get your weekly fix of truly terrible movies that are streaming on Amazon and Netflix right now. As we are now onto our ninth edition, it felt right to do some.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Android O is probably going to be called Android Oreo

The next big update to Android is coming on Monday and there's a good chance Google has named it Oreo. Not only did Google officially reveal the launch date and time of Android O yesterday, it also dropped a pretty big hint about what it's.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Why mobile games are appearing in arcades all over the world

Traditional arcades are now embracing mobile gaming titles – but why is Candy Crush appearing next to Time Crisis 2? Seemingly everyone has downloaded and incessantly played free games like Angry Birds, Fruit Ninja or Candy Crush Saga on our.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

From beautiful LEDs to stunning OLEDs, these are the best Sony TVs

Because Sony only makes high-end products, it can be tough to use spec sheets alone to determine the best Sony TVs to buy. After hours viewing them in person, these are our top picks from the brand. The post From beautiful LEDs to stunning OLEDs, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Waymo Patent Shows Plans To Replace Steering Wheel, Pedals With Push Button

nesaefendija shares a report from Driverless: Waymo just received approval on a patent for a push-button console that replaces not only a steering wheel in a car but the brake and gas pedals, too. This reflects Alphabet's driverless arm could remain.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

GM cybersecurity chief to head global vehicle safety

Jeffrey Boyer, GM's global safety chief who helped shape the company's safety operations following its ignition-switch crisis, is retiring and will be replaced by Jeffrey Massimilla, the company's chief cybersecurity officer......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

The Essential Phone"s gorgeous screen embarrasses all other phones

I've only spent a few hours with the Essential Phone and I can already unequivocally declare the screen awesome. I'm not going to repeat all of ways the phone's amazing or falls short (you can read my colleague Karissa Bell's review of the phone for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

This woman was asked to comment on the South Sudan refugee crisis. She responded with a poem.

When Emi Mahmoud was asked to comment on recent news — that the one-millionth South Sudanese refugee just crossed into Uganda to escape conflict, drought, and economic collapse — she decided to use her voice in a unique and.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Remember software"s dearly departed with Product Graveyard

Vine. Sunrise. Google Reader. Over the years, we've seen many pieces of software thrown on the virtual garbage pile. The reasons behind their demise are numerous: Sometimes a startup is acquired, only to be have its indie darling absorb.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Google Home"s voice controls now work with free Spotify accounts

If you're a Google Home user without a paid Spotify account, your use of the service on Home has been limited. Up until now, Spotify has only integrated with Home for paid accounts. But at I/O, Google announced that would change; free S.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Google Home now works with Spotify free accounts

 For all of the talk of how voice assistants could be the future of IoT or computing in general, the only consistently engaging use of home assistants like Echo or Google Home seems to be audio playback. Today, Google is making it a bit easier f.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Apple and Hollywood said to continue talks around early digital movie rentals

 Movie studios including Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures continue to hold talks with Apple and Comcast about plans to introduce premium digital rentals for new movies only a few weeks after their theatrical debut, Bloomberg reports. The talk.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

The William Shatner Interview

As Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan returns to theaters for its 35th anniversary, the one and only Captain Kirk looks back on the classic film. The greatest of the Star Trek movies -- and one of the greatest sci-fi films ever made -- Star Trek I.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Marvel"s The Punisher: First Trailer Released on Netflix Only

Sledgehammers and sadness abound in the first look at Frank Castle's solo adventure. Marvel and Netflix's upcoming mini-series, The Punisher, has its first trailer. Currently only viewable as a post-credits scene after the finale of the newly-r.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017