Stephen Hawking Will Travel To Space

Professor Stephen Hawking says he is planning to travel into space on Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic. From a report: The physicist and cosmologist, 75, said he had not expected to have the opportunity to experience space but that the Virgin boss h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

FCC Won"t Punish Stephen Colbert For Controversial Trump Insult

Earlier this month, the FCC said it would look into complaints made against The Late Show host Stephen Colbert over a homophobic joke he made about President Donald Trump. Well, it turns out the FCC is not going to levy a fine against the comedian fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 21 min. ago

Engineer At Boeing Admits Trying To Sell Space Secrets To Russians

An anonymous reader shares an ArsTechnica report: Gregory Allen Justice, a 49-year-old engineer living in Culver City, Calif., has pleaded guilty to charges of attempted economic espionage and attempted violation of the Export Control Act. Justice, w.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 50 min. ago

1Password adds a travel mode to frustrate snooping customs agents

 If you travel a lot, especially internationally, a new worry being added to the pile is the threat of being forced to unlock your phone for a customs agent. 1Password has a handy solution for this in the form of Travel Mode, which temporarily d.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Valve has quietly hired the team behind Kerbal Space Program

News that Chet Faliszek, the last remaining Half-Life writer still at Valve, had departed the company earlier this month left some questioning the firm’s commitment to traditional video game development. But it seems the studio could have an un.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News13 hr. 57 min. ago

Mouse sperm sent into space produces healthy IVF babies

The first experiment to test how space travel could affect mammals’ reproduction shows that pregnancy can smooth over DNA damage from cosmic radiation.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News13 hr. 57 min. ago

Weird energy beam seems to travel five times the speed of light

The galaxy M87 emits a jet of plasma that looks like it’s breaking the cosmic speed limit – here’s how it manages the trick.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News13 hr. 57 min. ago

Fashion and technology will inevitably become one

There's no denying that the technology world is obsessed with fashion. Amazon, Apple and Google, three of the biggest names in tech, are all trying to carve their own path into the fashion space. Apple's doing so with fancy smartwa.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News13 hr. 57 min. ago

Mouse semen experiment suggests humans can reproduce in space

Humans have become relatively experienced at living and working in space aboard the International Space Station. Now, we're looking forward to the next step: reproduction. Mouse sperm, which was freeze-dried and stored aboard the ISS f.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News16 hr. 21 min. ago

Space Sperm Produces Healthy Mice, Researchers Say

Reproduction may be possible in space, Japanese researchers have said, after freeze-dried sperm stored on the International Space Station for nine months produced healthy offspring. The scientists said their findings could have significant ramificat.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

Supercell acquires 62% of London’s Space Ape Games for $55.8M

 Some consolidation is afoot in the world of gaming. Today, Space Ape Games — a London social and mobile games studio founded by alums from Playfish, Mind Candy and EA — announced that Supercell has acquired 62 percent of the company.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

Clash of Clans May Update: What’s New

Clash of Clans May Update: What’s New is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. This guide will go over the just released May Clash of Clans update and everything that’s new. From the boat that lets players travel to the Builders B.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News16 hr. 42 min. ago

Engineer at Boeing admits trying to sell space secrets to Russians

Seeking "relationship like on 'The Americans'," sold secrets to undercover FBI agent. Enlarge / The "high bay" at Boeing's Satellite Development Center in El Segundo, California. A Boeing employee sold documents from the plant to an FBI undercov.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News19 hr. 22 min. ago

Your crucial travel partner this summer is none other than Google Maps

It's never too early to start planning your summer vacation, and here to lend a helping hand is Google Maps. Not only will the app tell you how to get places, it'll tell you what places you should plan on getting to. The post Your crucial travel part.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 58 min. ago

Sperm Stored In Space Produces Healthy Baby Mice On Earth

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Reproduction may be possible in space, Japanese researchers have said, after freeze-dried sperm stored on the International Space Station for nine months produced healthy offspring. The scientist.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Valve hired the team behind "Kerbal Space Program"

Worried that Valve's recent departures mark an end to conventional game development at the Half-Life studio? You might have a glimmer of hope. Valve has confirmed that it hired the team at Squad, better known as the creators of the ship.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

How to Quickly Free Up iPhone Storage

How to Quickly Free Up iPhone Storage is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. If you’re running out of storage on your iPhone there are a few steps you can take to quickly free up space for new apps, videos, or a new version of iOS. The.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Web CMS vs. PIM: Which to Use for Ecommerce Catalogs?

Ecommerce is harder to execute than originally expected. Companies — both B2B and B2C — have near-unanimously come to this conclusion after a few years in the ecommerce space. And for those who have yet to start, the window of opportun.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Citi Global head of design on how design is actually a blue-collar profession

 Stephen Gates is the Global Head of Design at Citi. In our 15th episode, we talk about how design and creativity are actually blue collar professions, what it’s like to approach design for an industry as old as banking, and what it take.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

AMD Ryzen Threadripper: Everything we know so far about this monster CPU

AMD's Ryzen Threadripper could very well be the most powerful consumer CPU ever introduced. With 16 cores and 32 threads, it gives the high-performance Intel products currently dominating the same space something to worry about.  The CPU is so ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Article: Marketing in China: How to Connect with China"s Growing Tourist Population

Dirk Eschenbacher, founding partner and chief creative officer of China-based luxury travel service Zanadu, talks about the rise of China's outbound tourists, and why traditional media channels remain important in connecting with the cohort......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017