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The internet casts "Trump-Russia: The Movie" so Hollywood doesn"t have to

There's a fine line between the current state of American politics and a movie so bad not even Delta would show it.  The House Intelligence Committee's hearing with FBI director James Comey on Monday was easily one of the most surreal moments in.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 21st, 2017

Say goodbye to the grid: Here’s what you need for your first backpacking adventure

Backpacking is a fun and increasingly popular activity but if you don't prep well, you may have a bad (and even dangerous) time. Check out our guide for all the gear you need to make your trip a success. The post Say goodbye to the grid: Here’s wha.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 min. ago

Researchers Teach Self-Driving Cars To "See" Better At Night

Researchers may have developed a way for self-driving cars to continue navigating at night (or on rainy days) by performing an AI analysis to identify traffic signs by their relative reflectiveness. Slashdot reader sciencehabit shares an article from.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News28 min. ago

Gchat Is Dead, You"ll Have to Hangout in the Future

As part of Google’s ever-confusing plethora of apps, Gchat was a service that managed to take hold because of its convenience and the fact that it was built into Gmail. Now, the service is scheduled to hit the chopping block. But don’t panic.Read.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago

The internet is arguing about pulp in your orange juice and now you have to pick a side

You need only to Google "pineapple pizza" to know the internet loves itself a good (if not: dumb, hilarious) food fight. The latest debate tearing friends, families, and lovers apart?  Pulp vsno-pulp.  Our personal opinion? Pulp's delicious.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 15 min. ago

The surprising origins of your f*cking favorite swear words

As a society, we like to swear. Swear words have a strange power over us. It starts when we are young, when they are deliciously taboo. Then, as we age, our dependence on swear words increases to the point where as an adult, we find that the magnitud.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 15 min. ago

Get rich slow: The new wave of savings apps

The past few years have seen an explosion in startups aimed at helping you save, invest and spend in a cheaper and wiser way.It's mostly a good thing. For too long, the financial industry hasn't had much competition from the technology industry—.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

"Feud" star Alfred Molina reveals whether he"s ever seen an on-set rivalry like Bette and Joan"s

Alfred Molina may have nabbed one of his finest roles yet, thanks to a filmmaker that’s been dead nearly as long as the actor’s been working. That’s because director Robert Aldrich didin’t give Molina the part – he is th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Mass Effect’s dialogue system started with real promise, and went downhill from there

BioWare have made many changes to Mass Effect's dialogue system over the years, but none of them have been quite right. Mass Effect: Andromeda has come in for its fair share of criticism, with its awkward dialogue singled out as a particular we.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Evidence-based diagnostic model for mental illness

Researchers have has developed a new, evidence-based alternative to the mental health field's long-established diagnostic tools for the classification, treatment, and research of mental disorders. The Hierarchical Taxonomy of Psychopathology (HiTOP).....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 51 min. ago

3-D bioprinted human cartilage cells can be implanted

Researchers have successfully induced human cartilage cells to live and grow in an animal model, using 3-D bioprinting. The results will move development closer to a potential future in which it will be possible to help patients by giving them new bo.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Tobias Stone talks about identity, cryptography, and the future of citizenship

 In this episode of Technotopia I walk to Tobias Stone, a writer, entrepreneur, and academic. Tobias has been writing on Trump and Brexit and worked with Identity.ee, a workgroup focused on cryptographically proven citizenship. Stone believes th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Toto hopes to woo Americans with high-tech toilet showroom

Japanese toilets have long been a mainstay in Asian households, but the concept is still something of a curiosity in much of the Western world. Toto, Japan's biggest toilet maker, has attempted to market its high-tech commodes to Americ.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Play the role of a cheapskate with these 5 free RPGs

Just because you want to play a premium RPG, doesn't mean you have to a pay a premium price. These five role-playing titles will allow you to explore distant galaxies and familiar worlds without dropping a dime. The post Play the role of a cheapskate.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

#GOPDnD Has the Best Dungeons & Dragons Game Ever After Trumpcare Failed

After a series of closed-door meetings, rejected promises, and thinly veiled threats from President Donald Trump, Republicans finally pulled the American Health Care Act before taking a vote on Friday. This was met with laughter by many, and a few te.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Get rich slow

The past few years have seen an explosion in startups aimed at helping you save, invest and spend in a cheaper and wiser way.It's mostly a good thing. For too long, the financial industry hasn't had much competition from the technology industry—.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Steve Wozniak Invests In Robot-Powered Paper-Digitizing Startup

Steve Wozniak -- along with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer -- have invested in an automated paper-digitization company named Ripcord, which formally launched on Thursday. An anonymous reader quotes VentureBeat: Based in Hayward, California, Ripcord.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

It’s all over: Talking big about Alexa

It is now time for another episode of Farewell To Competition, in which a product is imagined to have won a battle that will actually be ongoing for years to come.Writing for The Motley Fool, Danny Vena says “Amazon Is About to End the Competiti.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

Indiana"s Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets

An anonymous reader quotes a report from ABC57 News in South Bend, Indiana: Indiana is looking to help offenders who are behind bars. Soon, each inmate in the Hoosier state could have their own tablet. The Indiana Department of Correction says the ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 43 min. ago

9 secret apps to hide your sexts

Since the dawn of time, solitary lovers (more accurately, lusters) have kept the erotic spark alive by sexting. Trading flirty notes and then much more explicit pics makes loneliness a little more manageable and much more steamy. Smartphones have mad.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

MIT scientists built a 3D-printed robot ‘skin’ that changes color with stimuli

Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created an insect-inspired, 3D-printed robot “skin” capable of changing color in response to the physical stimuli that it receives. The post MIT scientists built a 3D-printed robot ‘.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 27 min. ago