The Chinese computing market looks much like most of the world. Windows rules desktops. Android rules smartphones. Now, the Chinese government wants to challenge both giants by putting its own homegrown operating system on everything. Read more...
Not heroine. Hero, period. While it’s rad that Ellen Ripley happens to be a woman, that doesn’t at all impact her level of badassery—though it does inform her character in ways that make her much more interesting than virtually any other cinematic hero. She’s complicated, she feels real,
The price of these popular Bowflex adjustable dumbbells has been yo-yoing for weeks, but generally speaking, any time they’ve dipped below $200, they’ve sold out fairly quickly. So if you missed out on the last few opportunities, Amazon’s spotting you another chance today.Read more...
After four and a half years of not speaking to my mom I’ve learned to stay away from social media on Mother’s Day.Read more...
Not all hot peppers are created equal, and few are as unequal as the Dragon’s Breath chili—a new breed that may soon find itself atop the “world’s hottest” throne. Forged by Wales horticulturalist Mike Smith, the red-orange,
The Russian Tu-95/-142 Bear has been showing up in a lot of places it maybe shouldn’t be over the past month, as the Russian Air Force and Navy continues to probe the air defenses of several nations.
Controversial cellphone tracking technology is being deployed as a tool in President Donald Trump’s expanding effort to arrest and deport illegal US residents.Read more...
Variety is reporting that Tom Hardy, who played Bane in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, will next play another iconic comic book villain, Venom. The frequent Spider-Man villain is getting his own film next year, which will be directed by Ruben Fleischer, who made Zombieland.Read more...
Ten seconds before the magnitude 6.0 Napa earthquake shook the San Francisco Bay Area on Sunday morning, the ShakeAlert system at the UC Berkeley already knew that it was coming. Read more...
I'm sorry to lead you astray, dear reader. Unfortunately, the album which I'm referencing in the headline doesn't actually drop for another month and a half. But it's because of this album—or more specifically—this album's teaser trailer that has me ravenously consuming all things Flying Lotus.
When Microsoft and Skype revealed Skype Translator in May , everyone displayed awe and wonder at a service that could finally traverse the language barrier.
Twitter was originally created to help people feel more connected. The irony?
Do you ever worry that robots will one day run our major corporations, making dispassionate decisions based strictly on big data and cold statistical analyses? Or maybe some of us think that time has already come?Fear not, says a new study that looks at the roles of gut reaction, respect,
The Chinese firm has announced that the hard-to-acquire smartphone may become more readily available, with a pre-order system expected to launch by October. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/01/invite-only-system-end-oneplus-one-becomes-available-pre-order/
Tinder is moving forward with a testing plan for Tinder Plus, a new paid version of the app that brings premium features to users and finally starts a revenue stream for the growing IAC-owned dating company.With the paid version, users will have access to two new central features of the app,
There are plenty of services out there that promise to sync up your devices to form a surround sound speaker system. But AmpMe, an app that launched out of Montreal three months ago, claims to be the only one that can work across both iOS and Android.