White dwarf flies around a black hole every 28 minutes

A star does a complete orbit in a half hour as a black hole gradually devours it. Enlarge / Artist's conception of the black hole in 47 Tucanae X9 siphoning matter off the white dwarf. (credit: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss) In a study based on new obser.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

March 28 in LEM history

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Category: macSource:  lowendmacRelated News57 min. ago

Trump Appoints One of His Lawyers to Review Mergers

President Trump named Makan Delrahim, a White House legal counsel, to lead the Justice Department’s review of mergers and acquisitions......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Facebook has added live-location-sharing to Messenger; lets you share location up to 60 minutes

Facebook Inc added a feature to its Messenger app on Monday to allow users to share their locations continuously for up to an hour, ramping up competition with tools offered by Apple and Google Maps. The post Facebook has added live-location-sharing.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Newly revealed "Blade Runner 2049" footage makes "Westworld" look like a walk in the park

These replicants are not 3D-printed. They are born, and their birth sequence is — gulp — gnarly. So we learned Monday night at Cinemacon, where Sony Pictures sneaked a few minutes of Blade Runner 2049, Ridley Scott's revisitation of the s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Article: Marketers in Japan: "Shorten Those Video Ads"

According to a recent survey, around 40% of digital marketers in Japan said that one method to keep viewers from disliking digital video ads was to shorten the length of said ads......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News1 hr. 40 min. ago

Scientists identify most massive brown dwarf known, made of gas 250 times purer than the sun

It was not known if brown dwarfs could form from such primordial gas, and the finding points the way to a larger population of extremely pure brown dwarfs. The post Scientists identify most massive brown dwarf known, made of gas 250 times purer than.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News2 hr. 16 min. ago

Sony teases first "Dark Tower" footage: So the Man in Black has the Force?

"The war is over, gunslinger," says the Man in Black — a purrier-than-usual Matthew McConaughey in this case — and thus begins the first footage ever seen from Sony Pictures' adaptation of the Steven King saga The Dark Tower. But really,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

Donald Trump is nowhere to be found in his White House"s first 360-degree photo

Now you can explore Donald Trump's office in 360 degrees.  Just don't expect to find him there.  SEE ALSO: Fox News gets trolled after alerting the world that Trump was 'working' all weekend On Sunday, the White House posted a photo of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 32 min. ago

Minority colorectal cancer patients report higher burden of poor quality-of-life than whites

A study of racial disparities in health-related quality of life of colorectal cancer patients revealed among several findings, that Hispanics and blacks had a higher burden of poor health-related quality-of-life (HR-QoL) than white patients and that.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 56 min. ago

You won"t find a steering wheel or a driver on this autonomous shuttle

Visitors at Cebit in Hanover last week had a chance to do what some people in Switzerland have been doing for almost a year now: take a ride on an autonomous shuttle.  The vehicle moves around using a number of video cameras and sensors. Two such.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News4 hr. 56 min. ago

Facebook Messenger now lets you share your live location with friends

Let friends know where you are for up to 60 minutes with the new Live Location feature. Facebook Messenger is rolling out Live Location, a feature that lets users share where they are in real-time with one or more friends for up to 60 minutes.&.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 24 min. ago

These Prime-Only Kindle Discounts Are Better Than Black Friday

If you’ve got Prime and enjoy reading, Amazon’s offering some of the best Kindle discounts we’ve ever seen right now, with $30 off the entry level models, and $50 off the rarely discounted Voyage.Read more........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated News6 hr. 4 min. ago

Definitely don"t follow these DIY steps to give your red iPhone 7 a black front

Sometimes fashion just trumps function.  If that means cracking open your brand new red iPhone 7, voiding the warranty and potentially breaking it? Then so be it.  Because when it comes to replacing the white front on a red iPhone 7 with th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 4 min. ago

Facebook Messenger now lets you share your real-time location with friends

Let friends know where you are for up to 60 minutes with Live Location. Facebook Messenger is rolling out Live Location, a feature that lets users share where they are with one or more friends for up to 60 minutes. By turning on Live Locat.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 4 min. ago

How to Watch the Galaxy S8 Event Livestream

How to Watch the Galaxy S8 Event Livestream is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. The Samsung Galaxy S8 event will be live-streaming on Wednesday for everyone around the globe to tune-in and see what’s new. And thanks to countless le.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News9 hr. 16 min. ago

The Most NSFW Site For Streaming Every Star Wars Movie Is Pornhub 

As far as accidental comedy goes, few things beat watching a PG-rated Disney film on a site with the ads for penis enlargement guides and “Tinder for MILFs.” And while I didn’t specifically seek out Pornhub or 2014's animated adventure Big.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

Chance the Rapper wants an intern, unclear if he"ll offer college credit

I currently have a job but could always make room for another.... Everyone's favorite Chicago native is looking for an intern to join his every growing rap businessChance the Rapper (please say "the rapper") announced his search on Twitter Monday, in.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

See you on Wednesday in Boulder

 A reminder that I’ll be holding a micro-meetup at Boomtown on Broadway in Boulder, Colorado on Wednesday, March 29th at 7pm. Companies will have 2 minutes to pitch in front of two local judges and then 2 minutes of questions. No slides, n.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

Katie Cassidy Returning to Arrow as a Series Regular

The Black Siren will become a permanent fixture on the DC series in Season 6. Actress Katie Cassidy isn't just coming back for a couple of Arrow episodes this season, she's actually returning as a series regular. The actress will be an ongoing.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

When you"re up nursing at 3 a.m., this chatbot is definitely not your friend

Nursing a baby at 3 a.m. – especially when it's not going well – can lead you down a Google rabbit hole. When all you want is for your baby to stop crying so you can both get back to sleep, getting hold of reliable and relevant informatio.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago