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Obama Criticizes Congress for Refusing to Close Guantanamo Prison

President Obama blamed Congress for his failure to keep a promise to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryJan 20th, 2017

Self-ventilating workout suit keeps athletes cool and dry

A breathable workout suit with ventilating flaps that open and close in response to an athlete's body heat and sweat has now been developed by researchers. These flaps, which range from thumbnail- to finger-sized, are lined with live microbial cells.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Close to the Metal Ep. 44: New 2-in-1s breach the surface, but are any winners?

New 2-in-1s are rolling out right now, including the long-awaited update to Microsoft's Surface Pro. Are any of these products ready for the spotlight, or is it still a rough category to compete in? The post Close to the Metal Ep. 44: New 2-in-1s bre.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

With 750hp, Shelby’s F-150 Super Snake puts most cars to shame

The Shelby F-150 Super Snake boasts 750 horsepower, thanks to a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine. But that power comes at a base price of close to $100k, and only 150 of these trucks will be made this year. The post With 750hp, Shelby’s F-150 S.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Postmates CEO will testify before Congress about the promise of robots and drones

 Postmates CEO Bastian Lehmann is testifying before Congress tomorrow in a hearing called “Disrupter Series: Delivering to Consumers.” The emergence of deliveries via robots and drones has sparked regulatory concerns around safety, a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Shelby reaches new levels of insanity with 750-horsepower F-150 Super Snake

The Shelby F-150 Super Snake boasts 750 horsepower, thanks to a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine. But that power comes at a base price of close to $100k, and only 150 of these trucks will be made this year. The post Shelby reaches new levels of insan.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Bring the whole family on your next open-water adventure with the BigSUP

Supflex introduces the BigSUP 18 -- an inflatable stand-up paddle board made for groups of up to 10 people. Go paddling on the open water with your whole family or a bunch of close friends. The post Bring the whole family on your next open-water adve.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2017

Bring the whole family your next open-water adventure with the BigSUP

Supflex introduces the BigSUP 18 -- an inflatable stand-up paddle board made for groups of up to 10 people. Go paddling on the open water with your whole family or a bunch of close friends. The post Bring the whole family your next open-water adventu.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2017

Adonit Jot Dash 2 Review: Best Stylus For Any Tablet or Phone

Adonit Jot Dash 2 Review: Best Stylus For Any Tablet or Phone is a post by Kevin Purcell from Gotta Be Mobile. iPad and iPhone users that want a fine-point stylus for their devices should give the Adonit Jot Dash 2 a close look. Owners of the new 201.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsMay 21st, 2017

After Math: Get free

It's been a rockin' week in the free world. Chelsea Manning is free from prison after being pardoned by President Obama in January, Facebook announced it will stream 20 free MLB games across its social network this season and inter.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 21st, 2017

Drone users no longer have to register with the FAA, but that may change

A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling that found the FAA's current drone registration efforts run afoul of current law. However, Congress may pass legistration to reinstate the process. The post Drone users no longer have to registe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

Who says you need to leave Facebook in order to feed yourself? Not Facebook

There are fewer and fewer reasons to close that Facebook tab, especially now that you can even acquire your daily sustenance through the social media platform -- you can now order food through Facebook. The post Who says you need to leave Facebook in.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

GOP lawmaker who helped kill ISP privacy rules proposes new privacy rules

Bill requires opt-in consent, but prohibits states from imposing stricter rules. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | KrulUA) Seven weeks after Congress voted to prevent implementation of new ISP privacy rules, a lawmaker who helped lead that eff.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

No prison for judge who offered beer to FBI agent for wife’s texts

Judge and FBI official initially agreed upon "a couple of cases of beer." Enlarge / North Carolina Judge Arnold Ogden Jones. (credit: CBS North Carolina / YouTube) A North Carolina judge now stripped of his robe has been sentenced to two years.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

Destiny 2 PC premiere impressions: Strike harder at 4K/60 FPS

Plus, see the game's first revealed Strike mission captured on PlayStation 4. Enlarge / Hot tip: Don't get as close to the new Gladiator enemy as I did. (credit: Bungie) LOS ANGELES—Bungie knows how to deliver a first-person shooter that imm.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

Anti-drone fence used in Guernsey prison

A new virtual security fence is being tested in Guernsey to stop drones getting contraband into prison......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

No, YouTube’s mobile live streaming is not yet open to all – but it’s very close

 YouTube appears to be further opening up mobile live streaming by dropping requirements on subscriber counts in order to gain access to the feature, according to reports out today. Google, however, has disputed claims saying the new functiona.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 18th, 2017

7 Things to Know About the iPhone 5s iOS 10.3.2 Update

7 Things to Know About the iPhone 5s iOS 10.3.2 Update is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. We’ve been taking a close look at Apple’s new iOS 10.3.2 update and today we want to go over the most important things iPhone 5s users n.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsMay 18th, 2017

The FCC votes to move forward with gutting net neutrality

Today, during an open commission meeting, the FCC voted to move forward with its plans to undo many rules enacted under the Obama administration meant to protect the principle of net neutrality. The most important part of this proposed rollb.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 18th, 2017

A U.K. prison just switched on an anti-drone ‘force field’ to stop illegal flights

Drones carrying contraband into prisons is a serious problem for the authorities. In a bid to tackle the issue, a prison in the U.K. has started using a "drone shield" that jams the signal between the drone and its operator. The post A U.K. prison ju.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 18th, 2017

The Republican Push To Repeal Net Neutrality Will Get Underway This Week

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Washington Post: Federal regulators will move to roll back one of the Obama administration's signature Internet policies this week, launching a process to repeal the government's net neutrality rules that curr.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 17th, 2017