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Usain Bolt"s final race ended with an unexpected injury, but he"s still a legend

This wasn't supposed to be how it ended. What should have been a triumphant finish to a momentous career ended in injury when Usain Bolt fell to the track in the midst of his last-ever race at the IAAF World Championships in London on Saturday. SEE A.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableAug 12th, 2017

Early-bird Disrupt SF ticket savings extended by one week

 Want to attend Disrupt SF 2017 but missed the early-bird ticket deadline? You’re in luck! We’re giving you one extra week to get your hands on these deeply discounted Disrupt tickets, so you now have until Friday, August 25 to secur.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News59 min. ago

How to photograph an eclipse with a smartphone

Sure, an interchangeable lens camera will get better shots of the eclipse, but chances are, the smartphone in your pocket can capture some stunning photos, too. Here's how to photograph an eclipse with a smartphone. The post How to photograph an ecli.....»»

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

Everything you need to know about backup cameras

Backup and parking tech for cars is everywhere, but what do these devices and systems do, and who has the best parking tech? We break it all down for you here, and name the automakers that do it best. The post Everything you need to know about backup.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Garmin Fenix 5X review

The fenix 5X may be Garmin’s biggest, most expensive GPS multisport watch ever, but the maps alone make it worth the extra effort and expense. The post Garmin Fenix 5X review appeared first on Digital Trends......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

PS Vue vs. Sling TV vs. DirecTV Now vs. YouTube TV vs. Hulu: Which is best?

PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, DirecTV Now, YouTube TV, and the recently launched Hulu with Live TV have emerged as major competition to traditional cable, but which is the best streaming TV service: ? Find out with our handy guide that compares them all.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Google is Going to Show You Video Previews Now in Search Results

I don’t know that video previews were something I was ever looking for when performing Google searches, but they are coming and they could be cool. Google announced this afternoon that alongside the short text snippets you see for results, you.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Waymo Patent Shows Plans To Replace Steering Wheel, Pedals With Push Button

nesaefendija shares a report from Driverless: Waymo just received approval on a patent for a push-button console that replaces not only a steering wheel in a car but the brake and gas pedals, too. This reflects Alphabet's driverless arm could remain.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

bxblue wants to move payroll-secured loans online in Brazil

 Payroll-secured loans are a $40 billion a year business in Brazil, but that business largely happens offline. A startup in Y Combinator called bxblue wants to change that, by creating a marketplace for borrowers to evaluate multiple loan opti.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

A ‘bug’ that let a $500 password cracking box open up iPhones is patched as of iOS 11

 Apple confirmed that the behavior that lets a $500 box “crack” an iPhone 7 passcode will be patched out of the final version of iOS 11 that’s due this fall. It’s also patched under iOS 11 beta 4, if you’re running.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Yes, Microsoft Office still matters — and here are all the skills you need

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You've probably had Microsoft Office on just about every computer you've ever owned. And so, you might think you know all there is to know. Except.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

The odds on Trump resigning just shifted, and not in his favor

The odds aren't looking good for President Trump. One word has been on everyone's lips this tumultuous week and for once it's not "impeachment" but rather "resignation" — and the possibility of Trump throwing in the towel is actually quite like.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Google to livestream Android O reveal on August 21 during the eclipse

Google late last month released the fourth and final Android O developer preview, nudging the mobile operating system one step closer to its commercial release. We still don’t know exactly when that’ll happen but we should find out soon......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Trump Administration"s Science Priorities "Better Than Feared"

But the White House memo completely omits climate science and space, emphasizing military tech and basic R&D -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

The best rooftop tents

Enjoy camping but hate the idea of sleeping on the ground? Sleep under the stars on top of your vehicle with some of the best rooftop tents. Here is a complete guide to the best soft shells and hard shells on the market. The post The best rooftop ten.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Get your Sagan on with these 49 awe-inspiring photos of the final frontier

Few things instill a sense of wonder quite like the final frontier. The best space photos show off the beauty of Earth, our solar system, and the far corners of the universe. Here are our current favorites. The post Get your Sagan on with these 49 aw.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

A “bug” that let a $500 password cracking box open up iPhone 7 is patched as of iOS 11

 Apple confirmed that the behavior that lets a $500 box ‘crack’ an iPhone 7 passcode will be patched out of the final version of iOS 11 that’s due this fall. It’s also patched under iOS 11 beta 4, if you’re running.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

Lenovo IdeaPad 720s Review

Lenovo IdeaPad 720s Review is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. To get the best, you must spend more. That’s the way buying a Windows laptop or anything else works. Yet the Lenovo IdeaPad 720s costs just below $900 and it still has almost.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News4 hr. 14 min. ago

Info on 1.8M Chicago Voters Was Publicly Accessible, But Now Removed From Cloud Service

A file containing the names, addresses, dates of birth and other information about Chicago's 1.8 million registered voters was published online and publicly accessible for an unknown period of time, the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners said th.....»»

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

Rapportive founder’s new startup Superhuman is what Gmail would be if built today

 Reinventing the email experience is an area numerous startups have tried to tackle over the years, with some apps focused more on triage, others on making a better desktop alternative to Outlook, and still more aiming to re-envision email as a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 30 min. ago

Tor “can’t build free and open source tools” and stop racists from using them

"We are everything they claim to despise," but Tor won't prevent vile usage of its tools. (credit: Tor Project) The Tor Project has reiterated its absolutist commitment to free speech, saying that even though Daily Stormer recently moved to a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 42 min. ago