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South American group has the healthiest arteries ever seen

Some elderly adults of Tsimane people in Bolivia have arteries so free from disease that they resemble those people in the US who are more than 20 years younger.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistMar 20th, 2017

17 million or bust? Red flags for retailers

The industry has crossed the line into risky territory on automaker incentives, leasing levels and new-vehicle inventory, said AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson. Several other public dealership group executives agreed......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Chinese buy into Cadillac

Cadillac is selling itself as a heritage brand in China as it chases its German rivals. It is one of many things going right for the American luxury icon in the world's biggest market......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

China"s joint-venture reform: Read the fine print

Foreign automakers in China have dreamed of freeing themselves from the joint ventures the Chinese government has imposed on them. It might take a while......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Ford"s Hinrichs on how to improve NAFTA

Ford's top executive for the Americas, Joe Hinrichs, offers two specific ways to improve the North American Free Trade Agreement......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

AAA launches its own app-based car sharing service

Few companies connected to the auto industry can resist the allure of starting their own car sharing service, it seems. After a brief tease, AAA's venture wing has launched Gig, an app-centric car sharing service, in Berkeley and Oakla.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

China takes its turn at a giant fighting robot

MegaBots' giant robot duel might just turn into a full-scale brawl. Beijing outfit Greatmetal has unveiled a prototype of Monkey King, China's take on an enormous battle machine. It's still human-piloted, but it has a distin.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News5 hr. 8 min. ago

Amid Brick-and-Mortar Travails, a Tipping Point for Amazon in Apparel

Over the years, the online giant has picked off different retail businesses, from books to electronics. Now apparel sellers are starting to succumb......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News6 hr. 28 min. ago

Hacker Leaks "Orange Is the New Black" Episodes After Failing To Extort Netflix

An anonymous reader writes: "A hacker (or hacker group) known as The Dark Overlord (TDO) has leaked the first ten episodes of season 5 of the "Orange Is The New Black" show after two failed blackmail attempts, against Larson Studios and Netflix," rep.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 0 min. ago

Massive Tinder Photo Scrape Has Users Upset

Images of Tinder users "were swept up in a massive grab of some 40,000 photos from the dating app by a dataset collector who plans to use the selfies in artificial intelligence training," writes Slashdot reader Frosty Piss, sharing this summary of a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 0 min. ago

Wynd’s air purifier has broad ambitions and a short reach

 The Wynd smart air purifier is designed to create “bubbles” of fresh air — small, one-person respites from pollution, allergens and other detrimental particles floating in the ether. It feels almost dystopian, a world in which.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 0 min. ago

Developer Hacks Together Object-Oriented HTML

An anonymous reader writes: Ever since I started coding, I have always loved object-oriented design patterns. I built an HTML preprocessor that adds inheritance, polymorphism, and public methods to this venerable language. It offers more freedom than.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 8 min. ago

Gigabyte Aorus GTX 1080 Ti Xtreme Edition 11GB Review

Nvidia’s GTX Titan Xp aside the fastest single GPU graphics card of the moment aimed at gamers and PC enthusiasts is the GTX 1080 Ti. Not content with the default performance Gigabyte, using it’s burgeoning Aorus brand, has given the GTX.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News9 hr. 52 min. ago

E-Commerce Is Clogging City Streets With Delivery Trucks

The Atlantic's CityLab describes "a massive surge in deliveries to residential dwellings...creating a traffic nightmare." An anonymous reader quotes their report: While truck traffic currently represents about 7% of urban traffic in American cities,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 0 min. ago

Surfer Kai Lenny reinvents the boogie board by adding a hydrofoil to it

When Kai Lenny injures his ankle, he finds a way to stay in the water. Since surfing could worsen the injury, Lenny has turned to the good, old-fashioned boogie board. To spice it up a little, he attached a hydrofoil to it. The post Surfer Kai Lenny.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 36 min. ago

Find Out All the Stories From Reddit"s Massive Collaborative Art Project

Earlier this month, Reddit pulled off one of its greatest accomplishments ever: getting users to spend 72 hours painstakingly making art together one pixel at a time. Now, one Redditor has created an atlas that documents the stories of each individua.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News11 hr. 0 min. ago

What"s Your View on Employee Experience in the Digital Workplace? More News

Some people say intranets are so 2005. James Robertson wouldn't be one of them.  They're more important than ever today, not less. That's because, he says, successful digital workplaces take a complete view of the experience a company delive.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News12 hr. 28 min. ago

MSI B250M Mortar Motherboard Review

The MSI B250M Mortar uses Intel B250 chipset, a desktop chipset that has enough function to keep most users happy. For some reason, Intel chose not to enable overclocking. ... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News13 hr. 36 min. ago

Rare 1970s DC vs. Marvel Documentary Time-Travels Back to Glory Days of Old-School Comics

“Maybe you think comics are pictures of people walking and talking and beating each other up. Well, comics are art, which means... new ideas, new innovations.” A rarely seen 1978 documentary about the comics business has shown up online for the v.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Here are our favorite ‘Hearthstone’ deck archetypes so far in ‘Journey to Un’Goro’

Hearthstone's latest expansion, 'Journey to Un'Goro', has shaken up the meta, and that's a great thing. Here are some of the new decks we've enjoyed playing for each class while exploring the wilds of Un'Goro Crater. The post Here are our favorite &#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Injured surfer Kai Lenny gets back in the water by slapping a hydrofoil on a boogie board

When Kai Lenny injures his ankle, he finds a way to stay in the water. Since surfing could worsen the injury, Lenny has turned to the good, old-fashioned boogie board. To spice it up a little, he attached a hydrofoil to it. The post Injured surfer Ka.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago