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Kickstarter arm-mounted jet drive will propel snorkelers through the water

Like something out of a James Bond movie, Scubalec is a new Kickstarter crowdfunding project for a handheld, arm-mounted personal jet drive, designed to propel intrepid users through the water. The post Kickstarter arm-mounted jet drive will propel s.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsApr 19th, 2017

"Pay With Google" makes shopping on Android less of a hassle

As promised, Google is streamlining online purchases made through Android devices by rolling out Pay with Google. The feature lets you use any of the credit or debit cards you've previously logged on the web titan's products (like.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Cybercriminals focus on the shipping and cloud storage sectors

The Anti-Phishing Working Group’s latest report found upticks in phishing attacks against companies in the Logistics & Shipping as well Cloud Storage & File Hosting sectors, mounted by cyber gangs against the accounts of both individuals and en.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News3 hr. 54 min. ago

Newegg sued for participation in alleged Ponzi scheme that defrauded billions of dollars

Online computer store Newegg has been sued by four South Korean banks for allegedly participating in a Ponzi scheme that defrauded them out of millions of dollars. The company is seeking monetary damages through a jury trial. The post Newegg sued for.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

URE seeks investments from solar wafer makers

United Renewable Energy (URE), a vertically-integrated PV firm to be established through consolidation of three existing solar cell makers, hopes to recruit local solar wafer suppliers as additional shareholders, according to Sam Hong, chairman and C.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 6 min. ago

South Korean banks sue online retailer Newegg for alleged Ponzi scheme

Online computer store Newegg has been sued by four South Korean banks for allegedly participating in a Ponzi scheme that defrauded them out of millions of dollars. The company is seeking monetary damages through a jury trial. The post South Korean ba.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

How does Uber work? Here’s how the app lets you ride, drive, or both

Uber changed the way we move, and that's not a hyperbole. It makes life easier for riders and drivers. Have you ever wondered how does Uber work? Read through our guide to find out everything you need to know about the service. The post How does Uber.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

Stephen Hawking makes one of his most famous research papers available online

More than 50 years ago, Stephen Hawking wrote his doctoral thesis on how universes expand.  On Monday morning (GMT), that research became available for anyone to read through a digital library maintained by the University of Cambridge.  SEE.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 38 min. ago

Several women accuse tech pundit Robert Scoble of sexual assault, harassment

"I felt one hand on my breast and his arm reaching around and grabbing my butt." Enlarge / Robert Scoble, as seen in 2013. (credit: JD Lasica) Robert Scoble, a longtime fixture of the Silicon Valley punditocracy, has been publicly accused of s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 22 min. ago

Stephen Hawking"s Ph.D. thesis is now available online for anyone to read

More than 50 years ago, Stephen Hawking wrote his doctoral thesis on how universes expand.  On Monday morning (GMT), that research became available for anyone to read through a digital library maintained by the University of Cambridge.  SEE.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News10 hr. 46 min. ago

Feds warn energy, aviation companies of hacking threats

Hackers have been targeting the nuclear, energy, aviation, water and critical manufacturing industries since May, according to Reuters. It's even serious enough for Homeland Security and the FBI to email firms most at risk of attacks, w.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News11 hr. 14 min. ago

Zwim goggles integrate a near-eye display for underwater tracking

Zwim, a project that recently just went live on Kickstarter, is a pair of goggles that allow swimmers to see and monitor real-time data while swimming underwater, functioning much like a head-up display. The post Zwim goggles integrate a near-eye dis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 54 min. ago

Moon colonization: many lava tube caves, water and high amounts of titanium [Science]

Inflatable module with a hard outer shell could be placed into tubes and they would be designed to seal the openings. #moon #space #moonbase #astronomy.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News15 hr. 30 min. ago

Daily Deals: Pre-Order Ultra Sun and Moon, Nendoroids on Sale

Plus save on Wolfenstein II (out this week!), mesh-back office chair, and more. Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of t.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News15 hr. 46 min. ago

Coral reefs in Florida Keys hit hard this hurricane season, but there are signs of recovery

Out on the water's surface, floating above the site of a coral nursery was the first sign of trouble: a tangled mass of line, buoys, lobster traps, and debris.  A coral restoration team from Florida's Mote Marine Laboratory was checking on its u.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 46 min. ago

Coral reefs in Florida Keys took a beating this hurricane season, but there"s still hope

Out on the water's surface, floating above the site of a coral nursery was the first sign of trouble: a tangled mass of line, buoys, lobster traps, and debris.  A coral restoration team from Florida's Mote Marine Laboratory was checking on its u.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 30 min. ago

Learn how to break bad habits with the help of this online course

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. It's time to give that ol' brain of yours a thorough dusting-off, so to speak: Through the Full Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Diploma Course,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News22 hr. 38 min. ago

Several women accuse tech pundit Robert Scoble of sexual harassment

"I felt one hand on my breast and his arm reaching around and grabbing my butt." Enlarge / Robert Scoble, as seen in 2013. (credit: JD Lasica) Robert Scoble, a longtime fixture of the Silicon Valley punditocracy, has been publicly accused of s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News22 hr. 46 min. ago

Porsche 911 Turbo S Nails 8-Second Quarter Mile in New Video

Porsche 911 Turbo S’s are quick. In fact, they’re some of the quickest sportscars in the world, hitting 60 mph in just 2.5 seconds. For perspective, the 1,500 horsepower, all-wheel drive Bugatti Chiron hypercar hits 60 mph in just 2.4 seconds. Ye.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

Give your brain a little boost with this online class

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. It's time to give that ol' brain of yours a thorough dusting-off, so to speak: Through the Full Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Diploma Course,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

For Under $1,000, Mobile Ads Can Track Your Location

"Researchers were able to use GPS data from an ad network to track a user to their actual location, and trace movements through town," writes phantomfive. Mashable reports: The idea is straightforward: Associate a series of ads with a specific indiv.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017