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Trump"s NASA Budget Would Cancel These 4 Earth Science Missions

On the chopping block are the Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem satellite; the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-3 experiment; the Climate Absolute Radiance and Refractivity Observatory Pathfinder mission; and the Deep Space Climate Observatory......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

Nearly Two-Thirds of Cancers Are Due to Random DNA "Mistakes"

Cancer is a disease cause by mistakes in DNA, and now a new study finds that majority of these mistakes are completely random — they're not due to heredity or environmental factors, but rather the result of random errors......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated News47 min. ago

Trump driving a truck becomes the internet"s new favorite metaphor for America

Today, House Republicans postponed the vote on their health care bill. Donald Trump, on the other hand, welcomed truck drivers and executives to the White House in the Trump-iest way possible: by pretending to drive an 18-wheeler semi truck for a tru.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

Trump"s review of emissions rules may only slow march to higher mpg

Emissions rules set by the EPA may take a backseat to consumers demanding vehicles that guzzle less gas and automakers having to meet tougher standards if they want to export cars overseas, according to auto industry analysts......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Turns out, that viral website where kittens attack Trump may have trolled us all

The internet may have been duped once again, us included. Earlier this week, a supposed 17-year-old named Lucy made headlines across multiple news sites (including Mashable) when she claimed that President Trump's lawyers were pressuring her to shut.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

DEAL: 3-Pack of USB Type-C to Micro USB Adapters is Just $6

Most phones come equipped with a USB Type-C port these days, so that means the included charger in the box will take care of your charging needs for the most part. But let’s say you have a bunch of old chargers lying around that you’d lik.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Feds: We"re Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: In new filings, prosecutors told a court in Washington, DC that within the coming weeks, they expect to extract all data from the seized cellphones of more than 100 allegedly violent protesters a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

A Four-Year-Old Boy Used Siri to Save His Unconscious Mother’s Life

When a young boy identified only as Roman couldn’t wake up his unconscious mother, he did what any astute, technologically-adept four-year-old would do: He used his mother’s finger to unlock her phone, and then asked Siri to call emergency servic.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 38 min. ago

Mass Effect: How to Raise a Planet"s Viability

These activities offer the biggest planet rewards when settling new worlds in Mass Effect: Andromeda......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

Trump"s latest poll: Do you like Trump? Yes or yes?

Hey friends, it's time for another riveting poll from President Trump's campaign. Woo hoo! On Thursday, Trump Headquarters sent out another one of its middle school-esque email polls, but rather than solely throwing shade at the media, this poll simp.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

Turns out, that viral website where kittens attack Trump may have tolled us all

The internet may have been duped once again, us included. Earlier this week, a supposed 17-year-old named Lucy made headlines across multiple news sites (including Mashable) when she claimed that President Trump's lawyers were pressuring her to shut.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

Uber Canada GM calls GST/HST collection on ridesharing a ‘tax on innovation’

Uber Canada’s regional general manager Ian Black has responded to the federal government’s 2017 budget, criticizing the government’s plan to make ridesharing services subject to the same GST/HST rules as taxis in a statement sent to.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News2 hr. 46 min. ago

New WikiLeaks dump: The CIA built Thunderbolt exploit, implants to target Macs

"Sonic Screwdriver" leveraged a now-patched vulnerability. Enlarge / One of these things is a CIA implant dropper. (credit: From an original image by Scott Ackerman) WikiLeaks today dumped a smaller subset of documents from its "Vault 7" colle.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Germany Ignites Creativity with 7 Huge Maker Faires in 2017, Starting with Ruhr

Ruhr, Germany, is getting ready for a Maker Faire this weekend, full of exciting projects to explore. Check out these 5 exciting things we're looking forward to. Read more on MAKE The post Germany Ignites Creativity with 7 Huge Maker Faires in 2017,.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News3 hr. 30 min. ago

Uber decries federal budget’s new taxes on ride-hailing

The budget amends the definition of a taxi business to include ride-hailing services such as Uber and subject them to the same GST and HST rules as taxis.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News3 hr. 46 min. ago

Nintendo would really prefer it if you didn’t call its left Joy-Con design issue a ‘design issue’

Nintendo has corrected the "manufacturing variation" that led to the Switch's left Joy-Con not functioning properly. The company would really, really appreciate it if we didn't call this a design issue, much less a defect. The post Nintendo would re.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News4 hr. 6 min. ago

Upgrade Your House With USB Power Receptacles For the Lowest Prices Ever

These days, you probably charge as many things over USB as you do over standard AC outlets, so it only makes sense to add some semi-permanent USB ports to your home.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News4 hr. 6 min. ago

Samsung’s latest Gear S3 concept would put a smart pocket watch in your waistcoat

For a special edition Gear S3 smartwatch, Samsung looked back several centuries for inspiration, and came up with the Gear S3 Pocket Watch. It's a glorious piece of retro-cool tech, and only two exist in the world. The post Samsung’s latest Gea.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 6 min. ago

Earn Bonus Cash and XP in These GTA Online Races

Double your GTA$ and RP gains in these select races, and take 25% off a some special items......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

"Assassin"s Creed" is coming to TV — and that might actually work

This sure would be a new "Leap of Faith" for the Assassin's Creed series. First, the news. Aymar Azaizia, Ubisoft's "Head of Content" for the popular series, outed the existence of a made-for-TV project set in the Assassin's universe.  SEE ALSO:.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

Did you know you shouldn"t feed ducks bread? These people didn"t.

If your fond childhood memories include tossing bread crusts to ducks in the park, congratulations: you f*cked up. Yes, reader, it's true. Ducks are not supposed to eat bread. Not only is it low in nutritional value, but it can also pile up on the gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago