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What to Tell Kids About the "March for Science"

Here are tips from experts on what to tell kids about this weekend's March for Science......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

Rocket Science 101 (for iPad)

NASA's free Rocket Science 101 app lets kids build virtual spacecrafts and launch them into orbit, but it doesn't really teach about rocket science......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Microsoft"s Profit Climbs 28 Percent with Shift to Web-Based Software

Microsoft reported a jump in quarterly earnings on Thursday, reflecting continued progress in the company's shift toward web-based business software. Revenue during the three months ended March 31 was up 8 percent from a year earlier, and net income.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News9 hr. 51 min. ago

Sony Returns to Black on Healthy Chip, Game, Battery Sales

Sony Corp. reported Friday a January-March profit of 27.7 billion yen ($250 million) on the back of healthy sales of image sensors, PlayStation 4 game software and batteries for mobile devices, marking a recovery from its red ink a year ago. Tokyo-b.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News9 hr. 51 min. ago

Trilobites: 6 Bots That Deliver Science and Serendipity on Twitter

Not all bots on Twitter are out to spam, hack or misinform you. These science-themed bots dole out humor, factual information and galactic perspective......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News10 hr. 51 min. ago

Meet four of the startups in the Founder Spotlight at TC Disrupt NY

 At Disrupt NY in May, we’re launching the Founder Spotlight, where startup founders will be able to tell the human story behind their company. We’ve already revealed a handful of those companies, and today we’re excited to tel.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 51 min. ago

Trump’s first 100 days: The good, the bad, and the ugly for tech and science

NASA stalls, net neutrality goes on life support, coal wins, and pollution reigns. Enlarge (credit: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg) The first 100 days of President Donald Trump's administration come to a close Saturday. By any account, this president.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 0 min. ago

STSP aims to set up robot production base in Tainan in 4 years

The Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) has signed a MOU with an industrial association and a number of academic organizations in southern part of Taiwan, aiming to push for the formation of a robot production base in the STSP......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News16 hr. 16 min. ago

Toyota expands connected-car hub in Texas

Toyota Connected, the automaker's global data-science hub, is expanding staff and operations near the company's new North American headquarters in Texas......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

A Farsighted look at Iron Man suits, VR and tech worth investing in (Farsighted Podcast, Ep. 7) - CNET

The Farsighted crew is joined by Adam Draper, founder of Boost VC, which invests in startups working on a real hoverboard and other technology straight out of science fiction......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Victoria Justice"s past pettiness towards Ariana Grande has become an incredible meme

One woman's petty is the internet's comedy. A long, long time ago Victoria Justice and Ariana Grande starred together in the hit kids' show Victorious.  A Twitter user posted a lost interview this week with the show's cast, in which all the memb.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

What Does the Nintendo Switch Launch Success Mean?

Nintendo has revealed how much the Switch sold in its first month, but what does that actually tell us about the system's future potential sales?.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

The Next March Is All About Climate Change

Thousands are expected to turn out for the People's Climate March to advocate for climate action......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Nintendo Switch is the No. 2 console on the market

If there's a major takeaway from Nintendo's latest earnings report, it's this: the Switch is #2. Nintendo reported 2.74 million sales between the console's March 3 launch through March 31, the end of the company's 2016 fiscal year. There's also a for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

US Space Firms Tell Washington: China Will Take Over the Moon if You"re Not Careful

The US space industry is prodding the US government into refreshing its outdated laws on commercial activity beyond earth: scare it with talk of Chinese galactic domination. A report adds: At a Senate hearing on the space industry this week, companie.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Apparently, Jason Segel Is Writing YA Science Fiction Books Now

Jason Segel—star of sitcoms, maker of R-rated comedies, and friend to Muppets—has branched out yet again. Segel and his co-writer Kirsten Miller have announced that later this year they’ll be releasing a YA novel called Otherworld, the first in.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Women Artists Are Bringing the Reality of Climate Change Into Your Living Room

This week falls in between two of the largest planned protests for the environmental movement in recent history: last Saturday’s Earth Day March for Science and this coming Saturday’s People’s Climate March. Being a part of the resistance agai.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

World Vehicle Sales, March 2017

World vehicle sales by region for total vehicles and light vehicles for March 2017. read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

10 PS4 games for kids that you’ll also want to play

Discover the best PS4 for kids that you'll likely want to play with them! Have fun with these child-friendly games and relax knowing they're not playing Call of Duty......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Zelda: Breath of the Wild outsells Nintendo Switch consoles

Nintendo has released its earnings report for the fiscal year running from March 31st 2016 to March 31st 2017. The Japanese gaming giant experienced net sales of $489.1 billion yen (about $60 million CAD), with a three percent decrease on a year-on-y.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017

Net neutrality rules took away your Internet freedom, FCC chair claims

It's not clear exactly which "freedoms" ordinary consumers lost. Enlarge / Net neutrality supporters march past the FCC headquarters before a commission meeting on May 15, 2014. (credit: Getty Images | The Washington Post) Did you feel a sudde.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 27th, 2017