The awful missed calls that marred March Madness opening weekend

College basketball referees have something of a bad reputation. But then again, sometimes they really earn it.  Our unfortunate latest case in in point: This weekend's second round of March Madness, with seasons, legacies and berths in the Sweet.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 20th, 2017

Ford Recalls 1.3 Million F-Series Pickups to Fix Faulty Door Latches

Ford has issued a recall for approximately 1.3 million pickup trucks because frozen latches may keep the door from opening or closing properly. The Problem: Frozen door latches, as well as bent or kinked actuation cables, may cause the door not to o.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Tab House / Takanori Ineyama Architects

A house for young couples to migrate from Tokyo to Yamanashi. Religion with the community is a very important factor for migrants from the city. We thought that opening the owner 's behavior will increase the opportunity to come in contact w.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

Hyundai SEMA News: BTR Edition Elantra Sport Not to Be Missed

Hyundai’s vehicles normally blend into the market of affordable, conventional economy-class cars, but many of its models possess aggressive, athletic personas that lie just below the paint. All it takes is some skilled after-market modifying to.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

BMW Considers Opening a Manufacturing Factory in Russia

Over the course of the past few years, the market for new cars sales in Russia has been on a steady decline. However, the market has recently recovered quite a bit, and that recovery is drawing more automakers toward the country for business opportun.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

Untangling vitamin D activation pathways in inflammation and bone health

Researchers have identified a region of the genome that regulates vitamin D activation in the kidneys, opening the door for more sophisticated treatments of diseases, including bone and immune disorders, involving vitamin D......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 0 min. ago

Active sieving could improve dialysis and water purification filters

Physicists have proven theoretically that active sieving, as opposed to its passive counterpart, can improve the separation abilities of filtration systems. Active sieving also has the potential to filter molecules based on movement dynamics, opening.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 0 min. ago

Alexa-powered Sonos One speaker takes aim at hi-fi home hubs

Sonos One smart home hub is filled with hi-fi goodness, Amazon thinks Alexa-assisted video calls are the future, Volvo stuns the car world with the super-hybrid Polestar 1. The post Alexa-powered Sonos One speaker takes aim at hi-fi home hubs appeare.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago

Jim Hackett and Sarah-Jayne Williams Open Ford Smart Mobility Innovation Office in London

Ford CEO Jim Hackett is in the midst of his inaugural tour of Europe as the head of the automaker, and on Wednesday he was on-hand for the opening of the Ford Smart Mobility Innovation Office in London. The office will facilitate the work of Ford’s.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Hyundai SEMA News: HyperEconiq Ioniq Concept Exceeds 80 MPG

The 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show is just around the corner. With opening day scheduled for less than two weeks from now, automakers and after-market engineering experts will be gathering in Las Vegas to present a range of s.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Adobe MAX 2017: New Sensei machine learning features previewed including voice assistant, facial recognition, more

During Adobe’s opening keynote in Las Vegas at Adobe MAX 2017, the company previewed prototype versions of Photoshop and XD, featuring all new technologies powered by Adobe Sensei, the machine learning platform first launched by Adobe at MAX 20.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Smalltown America finds ecstasy at Dollar General

I love dollar stores, and so does rural America. Dollar General, in particular, is cleaning up in the towns so out of the way even Wal-Mart can't make business there. The Decatur store is one of 1,000 Dollar Generals opening this year as part of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

"Women of NASA" Lego set available starting November 1st

Back in March, we reported that Lego would make a "Women of NASA" set, which was submitted to the Lego Ideas competition by MIT deputy news editor Maia Weinstock. Now, the set is finally ready. It will be available November 1st for $25/&euro.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News6 hr. 52 min. ago

$10 photo lightbox sure comes in handy

I've been using this $10 lightbox an awful lot. This is simply a white plastic box with some very white LED lights and two foam backdrops. There is nothing to it. You can fold it up to the size of a legal pad if you want to put it away, or take it.....»»

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

UAE-based sovereign wealth fund Mubadala is launching a $400M fund in partnership with SoftBank, a $200M VC fund-of-funds, and is opening a San Francisco office (Kia Kokalitcheva/Axios)

Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios: UAE-based sovereign wealth fund Mubadala is launching a $400M fund in partnership with SoftBank, a $200M VC fund-of-funds, and is opening a San Francisco office  —  Mubadala, an Abu Dhabi-based sovereign we.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News8 hr. 1 min. ago

Elon Musk"s Boring Company hat is on sale now

It's the most anticipated piece of headwear this year. Back in March, SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk teased a hat for the Boring Company, his new whimsically named tunnel digging firm that hopes to alleviate bad traffic and also make Hyperloop ad.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 53 min. ago

LeBron James’ ‘equality’ shoes are the NBA’s best peaceful protest

The NBA opening basketball game between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday evening had many intrigued about how the league would handle the ongoing protests from the NFL over police brutality and racial injustice. Just before tip-o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 9 min. ago

Pixel 2: The 5 new features you might have missed

Google’s new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have become the go-to Android phones for those wanting the latest and greatest, and there’s more on offer than ever before. Android 8.0 Oreo is jam-packed with new features, to the point where it’.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Puerto Rico hurricane shows islands must have renewable energy [Hardware]

Climate talks resume in Bonn next month, island states will use the devastating hurricane season to fuel calls for expanded renewables #energy #business #clean energy #climate change.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Digital assistants: Siri vs Google vs Alexa

No longer the stuff of science fiction, voice control is set to become a major force in how we interact with our devices. Forget typing into a keypad or pushing buttons on a phone to make calls, access apps or play music. Thanks to the latest.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Maker Faire Atlanta Celebrates the Local Fluidity Between Schools, the Community, and Business

Everyone's a maker this upcoming weekend in downtown Atlanta as the community comes together for a Weekend of Making, which includes the seventh annual Maker Faire Atlanta, October 22 at the Georgia Freight Depot. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Fa.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017