House Votes To Impeach President Trump a Historic Second Time

A House majority, including several Republicans, on Wednesday voted to impeach President Trump for "incitement of insurrection." The New York Times reports: The House had enough votes on Wednesday to impeach President Trump for inciting a violent ins.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 13th, 2021

Biden redirects course on emissions standards

The new president's order directs the Department of Transportation and the EPA to reconsider the Trump administration's 2019 decision to revoke California's authority to restrict tailpipe emissions and review fuel-efficiency standards by July......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 24 min. ago

How Law Enforcement Gets Around Your Smartphone"s Encryption

Long-time Slashdot reader SonicSpike shares a recent article that purports to reveal "how law enforcement gets around your smartphone's encryption." Lawmakers and law enforcement agencies around the world, including in the United States, h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 24 min. ago

Watch UFC 257 online: Live stream Poirier vs. McGregor 2

Want to watch UFC 257 online today? You’ve come to the right place — here’s everything you need to know about UFC 257, including the start time, the full card, and where to tune into the UFC 257 live stream. UFC 257 Date: January 23.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 52 min. ago

Report Finds Extremists Did Use Facebook to Plan Capitol Attack

NBC News reports: A number of pro-Trump extremists used Facebook to plan their attack on the U.S. Capitol, a watchdog organization has found, contradicting claims by Facebook's leadership that such planning was largely done on other sites. Private.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 24 min. ago

Mexico gives automakers more time to meet USMCA rules

Twelve automakers requested additional time to meet regional content requirements under the North American trade agreement that went into effect in July......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News22 hr. 52 min. ago

Facebook Refers Its Trump Ban To Its "Supreme Court"

While NBC News reported on Tuesday that Facebook "has no plan in place to lift the indefinite suspension on President Donald Trump's Facebook account," there was a new twist two days later. "Facebook on Thursday announced that it will refer its dec.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

Endangered Siamese crocodile in rare sighting at Thai national park

The critically endangered Siamese crocodile has been spotted for only the second time in a decade at Thailand's largest national park, according to photos released on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

Last chance to SAVE $40 on the UFC 257 PPV

UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 is almost here, and time is running out to save on the first big UFC pay-per-view event of the year when you sign up for ESPN+......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

How fintech and serial founders drove African pre-seed investing to new heights in 2020

When Stripe-subsidiary Paystack raised its seed round of $1.3 million in 2016, it was one of the largest disclosed rounds at that stage in Nigeria.  At the time, seven-figure seed investments in African startups were a rarity. But over the years, th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

How to decorate your home with light strips

Here are some of the coolest uses for LED lights we've seen around the house, along with instructions on how to make these LED creations yourself......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

How to use WhatsApp on your desktop or laptop

If you have to use your computer for hours at a time but don't want to be separated from your WhatsApp chat sessions, it's easy to use it on your desktop......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

US Emissions In 2020 In Biggest Fall Since WWII

US greenhouse gas emissions tumbled below their 1990 level for the first-time last year as a result of the response to the coronavirus pandemic. The BBC reports: A preliminary assessment from research group Rhodium says that overall emissions were do.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

Amazon is pushing for a milestone union vote to take place in person despite the pandemic

Amazon is once again asking the National Labor Relations Board to direct thousands of the company's warehouse workers at an Alabama facility to cast votes in-person on whether to form a union, rather than by mail, despite the ongoing pandemic......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

James Bond Film No Time To Die Delayed Again Over Covid

You know it's bad when James Bond still can't get out of the house. "No Time to Die," the 25th film in the Bond franchise, was delayed for a third time late Thursday, the surest sign yet that Hollywood does not believe the masses will be ready to ret.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

Iran"s supreme leader makes online threats to attack golfing Trump

A photomontage seems to show the ex-president playing in the shadow of a warplane or large drone......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

Dashlane taps JD Sherman, ex-Hubspot COO, as new CEO, as co-founder Emmanuel Schalit steps aside

Our reliance on internet-based services is at an all-time high these days, and that’s brought a new focus on how well we are protected when we go online. Today comes some news from one of the bigger companies working in the area of password sec.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

How To Make Laser Cut Maps Of Your City

I’ve seen laser cut maps many times, and always like the way they look. Being a person who makes things all the time, I often spend a moment or two running through the process of creation in my mind. These things can look deceptively simple. On.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

Iodine thruster could slow space junk accumulation

For the first time ever, a telecommunications satellite has used an iodine propellant to change its orbit around Earth......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

The best video game movies of all time

Video game movies have been around since Super Mario Bros. in 1993, and they have had very mixed success over the years. These are the best video game movies......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

The best Android and iOS apps for learning Japanese

Decided 2021 is the year to learn Japanese? Our pick of the best language-learning apps for iOS and Android can help you to master the language in no time......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021