This treaty has a massive, $19 trillion upside, but Trump may walk away anyway

The United States could soon walk away from a trillion-dollar opportunity if some influential players in the Trump administration have their way. The Paris Climate Agreement may global boost the economy by $19 trillion over the next three decades as.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 20th, 2017

Astronomers discover two supermassive black holes in orbit around each other

The finding may help scientists get a better understand of how gravitational waves are formed. The post Astronomers discover two supermassive black holes in orbit around each other appeared first on Tech2. In a major breakthrough, astronomers i.....»»

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New AI tools could help customer service reps get to your complaints faster

If you're a customer service rep sick of dealing with an endless inbox of complaints to sift through, you might finally have some relief on deck. The complaints will still likely be endless, but Salesforce is rolling out some new AI tools for its thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 min. ago

Darth Vader (kinda, sorta) almost played a key role in "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Star Wars and Guardians of the Galaxy may not exist in the same continuity, but Darth Vader did almost play a pivotal role in that Marvel adventure... kinda. We'll explain. SEE ALSO: Marvel's Kevin Feige says 'thank God' for 'Wonder Woman' Speaking t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 min. ago

A commercial astronaut training site and its massive pool are coming to Britain

If you're an astronaut — or just a lover of outer space — these are nervous times to be in the UK.  The vote for Britain to leave the European Union has potentially scuppered Britain's chances of scoring big European projects such as.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 min. ago

Assuming that women journalists don"t tweet strong opinions is "complete bollocks"

A list of the most influential journalists on Twitter during the UK's general election has failed to include a single female journalist.  Right after a record number of women were elected to Parliament, researchers are claiming that women journa.....»»

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Toshiba Sues Western Digital For $1 Billion in Damages

Toshiba has raised the stakes in an embittered legal row with its joint venture partner, suing Western Digital for a $1bn in damages and hoping Japanese courts will quash the US firm's interference in the sale of its memory chip business. From a repo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 min. ago

DAQRI Selects Flex For Augmented Reality Headset Production

Los Angeles-based DAQRI, a startup which is developing augmented reality headsets and software, has selected contract manufacturer Flex to build its AR headsets. Flex (formerly known as Flextronics) said it will start manufacturing DAQRI's headsets i.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News14 min. ago

Google launches redesigned Google News with an emphasis on fact checking

Google News, Google's one-stop shop for breaking and developing news stories, has been redesigned from the ground up. It's streamlined, simplified, and a lot easier to customize than before. The post Google launches redesigned Google News with an emp.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 min. ago

Asus Zenfone 4 smartphones: Rumors and news

Asus released several smartphones under the Zenfone 3 name during 2016 and even early 2017, but rumors are spreading that it will replace the range with new Zenfone 4 devices this summer. Here's what we know about them so far. The post Asus Zenfone 4.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 min. ago

Intercom lands former Intuit exec Karen Peacock as its new COO

 Intercom, a business messaging tool that enables companies to communicate directly with customers in an online context, announced today that it has hired former Intuit SVP Karen Peacock as company COO. She joined the company May 30th, but they.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News49 min. ago

Mysterious stealth gaming startup Wonder announces $14 million in funding

 Ah, another day, another stealth mobile gaming startup getting funded by Shakira. LA-based Wonder announced today that it has closed a Series A round of funding. The startup is building what it claims to be a new breed of “VR-ready̶.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News49 min. ago

Hear how Houzz’s Adi Tatarko and Alon Cohen built a $4B company at Disrupt SF

 Teamwork makes the dream work, as the saying goes. And in the case of Houzz, the founding team of Adi Tatarko and Alon Cohen have made that dream work in spades. The husband and wife duo has built a massive startup out of what started as a onli.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News49 min. ago

Zume Pizza adds extra automation as it rolls out to new cities

 Zume Pizza has its eyes set on disrupting legacy pizza players like Pizza Hut and Domino’s by improving on both speed and quality with the help of robots. Over the last two years, founder Julia Collins has been steadily adding new machi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News49 min. ago

Even a $2.2 billion investment couldn’t solve LeEco’s money problems

 LeEco wanted too much too fast, and its overzealousness caught up with it almost immediately. Chairman Jia “YT” Yueting has long acknowledged the company’s cash problems in the wake of its rapid growth, but while PR has tried.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News49 min. ago

Luke from "Gilmore Girls" is selling out and starting a coffee brand

Gilmore Girls' curmudgeonly Luke Danes may have served coffee for a living, but he would probably loathe the idea of starting his own coffee brand. Scott Patterson, the actor who plays Luke, has no such inhibitions, and decided to make something of h.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News57 min. ago

Kansas City Royals catcher knocked down by a collegiate killer softball pitch

The sport may be called 'softball,' but there's nothing soft about it.  University of Oklahoma softball pitcher Paige Parker proved that point after she was invited to throw the first pitch at a Kansas City Royals game on June 20. Parker hit the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News57 min. ago

Calif. weighs making electric cars cheaper off the lot

The federal tax credit for electric car purchases has an end in sight, but California doesn't want demand for the zero-emission vehicles to meet the same fate......»»

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WEN hair loss scandal exposed dirty underbelly of personal care products

Researchers call for change after flood of complaints and $26M class-action settlement. Enlarge (credit: Getty | PeopleImages) The pharmacy in any corner drug store brims with carefully formulated, tested, and regulated drugs. But aisles packe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 13 min. ago

Operation ‘Pirate On Demand’ Blocks Pirate IPTV Portals

A crackdown on groups that provide unauthorized IPTV services has continued today with the blocking of several portals. Operation 'Pirate On Demand' is being carried out by the Guardia di Finanza (GdF), a department under Italy's Minister of Economy.....»»

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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Preorder Guide

Where to find the best deals and preorder bonuses for the upcoming Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy the product, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. It would appear t.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago