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Las Vegas Is Installing Drug Needle Vending Machines

Needle exchange programs are generally considered a huge success. In New York state, the programs have been credited with virtually eradicating the transmission of AIDS through contaminated needles. Now, in an effort to further crack down on disease.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoApr 18th, 2017

After years of investigation, feds bust one of AlphaBay’s largest drug rings

Suspect got this text: “Rule 101 in drug dealing... don’t be so fucking mean to people.” Enlarge (credit: Thomas Trutschel / Getty Images News) Six Southern Californians have been arrested for being involved in one of the largest drug r.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News50 min. ago

Here’s How Twitter Users Reacted To Android Oreo Launch

With the launch of Android Oreo, Google’s latest OS, coinciding with the total solar eclipse in the United States, Twitter users came together to react to the launch event and trolled the latest Android 8.0 Oreo. While Android Oreo launch event las.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News5 hr. 5 min. ago

DJI Spark Owners Must Update Firmware By September, Or Their Machines Will Be Bricked

garymortimer shares a report from sUAS News: News has arrived of a mandatory firmware update from DJI. Owners of DJI's latest and smallest quadcopter must update their firmware by September the 1st or their machines will automatically ground themselv.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 49 min. ago

9 Things to Do Before Installing Android 8.0 Oreo

9 Things to Do Before Installing Android 8.0 Oreo is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Prepping your Pixel or Nexus device for the Android 8.0 Oreo update could go a long way toward preventing problems and serious headaches. Google’s A.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Our collective facepalm has gotten so bad, AI researchers are dedicating time to it

 OK, perhaps the events of the last few months have only moved the needle a bit, but the fact remains that we take a heck of a lot of pictures of ourselves with our hands covering our faces. And it turns out that’s a fairly serious problem.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Our collective facepalm has gotten so bad AI researchers are dedicating time to it

 OK, perhaps the events of the last few months have only moved the needle a bit, but the fact remains that we take a heck of a lot of pictures of ourselves with our hands covering our faces. And it turns out that’s a fairly serious problem.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 49 min. ago

Pentagon Eyes Blockchain Technology as Cybersecurity Shield

Used by terrorists, drug dealers and money launderers, the shadowy online currency bitcoin may soon be drafted by the Pentagon as a way to shield U.S. military technology, communications and purchases. Private analysts say that using blockchain, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News17 hr. 33 min. ago

Yes, you can now tip strippers with Bitcoin

If you've amassed a fortune in Bitcoin and don't know how to spend it, here's an idea: Go to Las Vegas and squander it all on booze and lap dances.  Legends Room is a "gentleman's club" that accepts Bitcoin, Ethereum, and its own cryptocoin LGD.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 41 min. ago

Drug cartels are now using hulking drones to smuggle goods over the border

How does a drug smuggler avoid border patrol on the ground? One man figured he'd fly his 13-pound (5.9 kg) haul of meth over the border from Mexico to San Diego by drone. Police busted the 25-year-old American citizen, Jorge Edwin Rivera, about 2,000.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 49 min. ago

HP’s newest ProBook 400 G5 upgrades to Intel 8th Gen notebook CPUs

HP has announced a new line of HP ProBook 400 G5 machines, the ProBook 430 G5, ProBook 450 G5, and ProBook 470 G5. Along with a thinner design and new Natural Silver finish, the machines incorporate Intel 8th generation notebook CPUs. The post HPR.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 5 min. ago

HP"s newest ProBook 400 G5 upgrades to Intel 8th gen notebook CPUs

HP has announced a new line of HP ProBook 400 G5 machines, the ProBook 430 G5, ProBook 450 G5, and ProBook 470 G5. Along with a thinner design and new Natural Silver finish, the machines incorporate Intel 8th generation notebook CPUs. The post HP.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis has passed away at 91

Actor, comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis, well known for his slapstick comedy in entertainment, has passed away at the age of 91. This has been confirmed by his publicist, Candi Cazau. He died in Las Vegas of natural causes. The post Comedian and fi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Elon Musk is one of 116 tech experts asking for a UN ban on killer robots

Autonomous killing machines should be outlawed alongside chemical weapons and landmines, say company bosses. The United Nations should put an outright ban on the development and manufacture of autonomous killing machines, says a group of 116 le.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

8th Gen Intel Core goes to work in HP’s milspec tested Probook 400 series

HP has announced a new line of HP ProBook 400 G5 machines, the ProBook 430 G5, ProBook 450 G5, and ProBook 470 G5. Along with a thinner design and new Natural Silver finish, the machines incorporate Intel 8th generation notebook CPUs. The post 8th Ge.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Jerry Lewis, filmmaker, comedian, and humanitarian, dies at 91

Actor, comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis, well known for his slapstick comedy in entertainment, has passed away at the age of 91. This has been confirmed by his publicist, Candi Cazau. He died in Las Vegas of natural causes. The post Jerry Lewis, fi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Three construction innovations that will change the way we build

A number of companies are competing to find ways to automate construction, using bricklaying robots and machines that can 3D print with concrete.  These innovations are among the most successful prototypes whereby entire buildings were construct.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

AnandTech Parent Company Employee Killed in Terrorist Attack

We lost a friend and a colleague to terrorism yesterday (Aug. 17). Bruno Gulotta, 35, an employee of Tom's Hardware Italy — a brand owned by AnandTech parent company Purch — was on holiday in Barcelona, Spain, strolling along Las.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Target won’t be adding Hampton Creek products back on its shelves

 Despite clearance from the Food and Drug Administration earlier this month, Target has decided to terminate its relationship with beleaguered food startup Hampton Creek. Target pulled all 20 Hampton Creek products from its shelves two months ag.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Chevy"s Colorado ZR2 is tough, but can it handle 550 miles of punishment?

The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 will take on Best in the Desert's 550-mile "Vegas to Reno" off-road race, billed as the longest race of its kind in the United States. Can the ZR2 handle it? The post Chevy's Colorado ZR2 is tough, but can it handle 55.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

MSI GT75VR Titan, GE63VR Raider and GE73VR Raider launched in India

Looking at the rapidly-growing gaming scenario in India, MSI stepped in the game at the right time. Companies like Acer, HP and ASUS have recently launched their best gaming machines to raise the bar of gaming notebooks in India. Extending its.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017