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Snøhetta to celebrate Times Square’s Grand Opening

Times Square to Celebrate Grand Opening of New Pedestrian Plazas on April 19th The post Snøhetta to celebrate Times Square’s Grand Opening appeared first on Architecture Lab......»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabApr 17th, 2017

Two new turntables celebrate the 50th anniversary of an iconic Beatles album

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ iconic Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band, Pro-Ject audio systems has released two new turntables modeled after the classic album. The post Two new turntables celebrate the 50th anniversary of an.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 22 min. ago

Merriam-Webster lists ‘sheeple’ as a word, cites Apple fanatics as examples

As a sign of the times, Merriam-Webster has added the word "sheeple" to the official list of Webster-ordained words. What are sheeple, you ask? Well, as Merriam-Webster would have you believe, they're Apple fanatics. The post Merriam-Webster lists &#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 30 min. ago

Take to the skies with a DIY racing drone in an aerial Grand Prix

Drone racing is an exciting new hobby that combines engineering, flying, and fierce competition. Here's everything you need to know to about the burgeoning sport and first-person-view quadcopters. The post Take to the skies with a DIY racing drone in.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 14 min. ago

Military social network wants you to hire a vet for your next tech opening

 Veteran-focused social platform Sandboxx wants to pair its community members with experts who can ease their transition back into the workforce — and hopefully even land them a job. Global firm Betts Recruiting will join the self-descri.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Why People Who Lie All the Times Are Mentally Sick

Why People Who Lie All the Times Are Mentally Sick.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Open Ports Create Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones

An anonymous reader writes: "Mobile applications that open ports on Android smartphones are opening those devices to remote hacking, claims a team of researchers from the University of Michigan," reports Bleeping Computer. Researchers say they've ide.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Seattle Times: Harvesting Washington state's vast fruit orchards each year requires thousands of farmworkers, and many of them work illegally in the United States. That system eventually could change dramatica.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Yik Yak shuts down after Square paid $1 million for its engineers

 Yik Yak cofounders Tyler Droll and Brooks Buffington published a farewell note to users on Friday, announcing they would shut down their once-popular anonymous social network this week. The app allowed people to connect with other users withi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Tencent to open AI research center in Seattle

 Chinese tech conglomerate Tencent will be opening a new AI research center in Seattle, according to The Information. The company has long had a core office in Palo Alto, but this will be its first major machine intelligence R&D effort in the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

New York Times Columnist Has a Few Thoughts About People Who Believe in Climate Change 

It’s time to talk about climate change. Because Bret Stephens wants to. Stephens, as you may know, is the recently hired New York Times columnist known for holding ugly, entirely unremarkable ideas (Black Lives Matter is “thuggish,” there’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Pro-Ject spins out Beatles-themed turntables for Sgt. Pepper’s 50th

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ iconic Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band, Pro-Ject audio systems has released two new turntables modeled after the classic album. The post Pro-Ject spins out Beatles-themed turntables for Sgt. Pe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

NSA ends controversial collection of Americans’ emails that mention foreign targets

 Privacy advocates are finally getting (a little bit) of what they want. Friday, the New York Times reported that the NSA will end its practice of collecting texts and emails by Americans citizens sent or received by individuals abroad that ment.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

ZTE Grand X 4

The Cricket Wireless ZTE Grand X 4 is a large, budget-friendly phablet with long battery life, but its capabilities are strictly basic......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

If You Could Only Die in Sudden Accidents, How Long Would You Live?

Imagine a world in which the only possible way to die was through a sudden accident, such as a car crash, falling down the stairs, or getting struck by lighting. How long could we expect to live in such a world? According to an eye-opening simulation.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Cassini"s First Grand Finale Images Are Stunning—But What Are We Really Looking At?

It was 11:56 pm Wednesday night when a Deep Space Network receiver picked up a signal from NASA’s Cassini orbiter as it emerged from its first trip through the gap between Saturn and the gas giant’s rings. In the ensuing data came pictures of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Google"s Assistant is headed to a lot more hardware

Google's Assistant will soon be in a lot more places. The company is opening up its Assistant to developers who want to incorporate the digital helper into their own hardware, Google announced.  SEE ALSO: Google's new AutoDraw wants to make draw.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Oh my god, you can book a reservation at the Taco Bell test kitchen

PSA: The Taco Bell test kitchen — a magical mystery land for fast food lovers — is opening its doors to the public.  That means you — yes, you — can book a reservation to dine at the very same test kitchen that thought a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

People Are Already Opening Accounts to Save for Space

In the halcyon days of yore, people put away money with the hopes of retiring somewhere warm, where they could argue about chicken salad with other curmudgeons until they expired. But very soon, the new retirement hotspot might be on Mars. While bil.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Google Classroom now lets anyone school anyone else

 Google Classroom is opening up even further: After allowing anyone to join classes last month, expanding the learner side of the equation beyond just those with G Suite for Education accounts, Google is now opening Classroom class creation to a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Apple considering Venmo-like feature to make you more likely to use Apple Pay

There are already a zillion ways to send money to people: banks, Venmo, Square Cash, Google, and even social networks like Facebook and Snapchat have gotten in on the act. But Apple is reportedly looking to build a money transfer feature into Appl.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017