This website lets you document neighborhood pollution

A high-tech program that lets residents of low-income communities in California upload photos, videos, and other information catching polluters in the act should be expanded across the state, according to a new report.

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Housing Activists Challenge SF’s Google Bus Program On Environmental Grounds

San Francisco city supervisors and affordable housing activists butted heads again over a new pilot program to manage tech commuter shuttles from Silicon Valley-based companies like Google and Facebook. A handful of activist groups say that the new pilot program,

Apple Reveals Solar Energy Programs To Clean Up Its Manufacturing Partners In China

Apple has plunged billions of dollars into making its global operations more efficient with renewable energy. The bulk of that push, which has won praise from Greenpeace, has come in the U.S. and Europe,

This website lets you document neighborhood pollution

A high-tech program that lets residents of low-income communities in California upload photos, videos, and other information catching polluters in the act should be expanded across the state, according to a new report.

Environmental Sensor Startup Aclima Is Studying The Air Googlers Breathe

Do Google employees breathe better air than the rest of us? That’s what San Francisco-based environmental health startup Aclima wants to know. Aclima stayed hush about what it’s been up to for the last several years,

Google Bus Protests Get Colorful Ahead Of Hearing On City Shuttle Program

Oh San Francisco. Just a month after Google agreed to give $6.8 million to support free rides for low-income youth on the city’s public transit system, activists are out again in force.

US To Monitor Air Quality In India and Other Countries

mdsolar writes with news about a U.S. plan to monitor air quality in countries like India, and Mongolia to help raise awareness about the dangers of pollution. "The United States says it will expand air-quality monitoring at some overseas diplomatic missions,

Microsoft now powers its Chicago data center with 100 percent wind power

In 2014, Microsoft purchased a 175 megawatt (MW) wind facility outside of Chicago with the aim being for it to eventually power their Chicago-based data center. A year later, the Pilot Hill Wind Project...

Recyclebank Turns “Green” Actions Into Discounts At New Shop For Sustainable Goods, One Twine

Recyclebank, a company founded in 2004 which today works with partners to reward consumers for “green” actions like recycling, is now getting into e-commerce. With the launch of a new website called One Twine,

Switch Is TripAdvisor For Finding A Tech Bootcamp

Thanks to the predicted tech talent shortage and uncertainty in other industries, the idea of switching careers to jump to the tech industry is an enticing prospect for many in these less-than-stellar economic times. Read More

Dear Tesla: Bypassing Environmental Laws Is Bad For Everyone

Tesla Motors is planning a so-called Gigafactory, an enormous battery plant to supply the company's upcoming high-volume Model 3 . California wants that factory bad, offering to waive its environmental regulations to win the bid. That's bad news—for Tesla, for California, for you and me,

Hear a brand new song from 'Mary Poppins Returns' in latest trailer

There's a dolphin in the bath and a brand new song in the latest trailer for Mary Poppins Returns.As everyone's favourite magical, singing nanny, Emily Blunt takes the lead in a new original track for the Disney sequel, called "Can You Imagine That?" and teased in a clip released Monday. 

Google News bug chews up massive amounts of data in the background

Google News is chewing up huge amounts of data in one very annoying bug.As reported by The Verge, Android users have complained about the issue since May, with the app mysteriously downloading gigabytes of mobile data in the background.SEE ALSO: iPhone excitement declining each year,

Teens use Instagram more than Snapchat, report says

Snapchat may be losing ground to Instagram with some of its most important users: teens.Instagram is now the most-used social media platform among teens, according to research firm Piper Jaffray. SEE ALSO:

Cardi B okurrrrrs her way through spine-tingling ASMR video

Janet Jackson's doing itJeff Goldblum's doing it. Now Cardi B has purred her way into ASMR. In a tingly new interview with W Magazine, the rapper kicks your autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) into overdrive by stroking and whispering into the microphones,

Get ready for an explosion of Alexa-powered headphones

Get ready for the Alexa headphone explosion.Up till now, there haven’t been too many headphones that integrate Amazon Alexa. There are certainly some you can buy — from high-end noise-canceling cans that fit over the ears to true-wireless models — but even when Alexa is present,

Sarah Silverman said she let Louis C.K. masturbate in front of her, with consent

Sarah Silverman used to let Louis C.K. masturbate in front of her, she told Howard Stern in an interview on Monday.While C.K. has been somewhat eviscerated for doing the same thing to other women, as per a New York Times story last year which he later admitted to,

Here's why you should make your bed every morning

This is You Won't Regret It, a new weekly column featuring recommendations, tips, and unsolicited advice from the Mashable culture team.Making my bed was the one chore I hated the most, but I've learned that it's one of the best tools to tackle my depression. Growing up,

Facebook now lets you restrict who views videos by age and gender

As Facebook takes aim at YouTube with a growing video platform, the social network is giving advertisers and publishers more say in who sees their videos.The company said Tuesday that video creators will now be able to restrict their audience by age and gender,

Ur Boy Bangs spits back at Jimmy Fallon with 'Do Not Watch' rap

The war between hip-hop artist Ur Boy Bangs and Jimmy Fallon has heated up. Well, on one side at least.Australian-Sudanese rapper Ur Boy Bangs didn't take kindly to being put on The Tonight Show's "Do Not Play" list.

How the ongoing El Nino compares to the mother of all El Nino events

El Niño conditions are intensifying in the tropical Pacific Ocean, potentially leading to a record event that would reshape world weather patterns from Africa to Asia to North AmericaThat could be a boon to drought-plagued California, by steering more rainstorms there.

Study: Video Gamer Aggression Result of Game Experience, Not Violent Content

An anonymous reader writes "A new study published in the March edition of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology indicates that a gamer's experience of a video game and not the content of the game itself can give rise to violent behavior. In other words,

Plaintiff In Wage-Fixing Suit Refuses Chump Change From Tech Companies

Lawsuits and federal investigations against tech companies tend to end one of three ways. Corporations pay a pittance of a settlement, swear they'll do better without admitting guilt , or the whole ordeal is over before it starts.

Verizon版Lumia 830将配2010万像素摄像头

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The 18 Sassiest Smarrrrrtasses of Talk Like a Pirate Day

Arr, me mateys! Talk Like A Pirate Day is all about rum, talking parrots and making all the nautical puns your heart desires. But some people just have to ruin it for the rest of us.This year, the term "pirate" is definitely open to interpretation.

This Twisting Skyscraper Is Terrifyingly Clever

There's a moment you reach in every Jenga game, when the weight of an entire tower balances precariously on a single middle block. A moment where everything can be ruined by a particularly violent cough. Residents of this new Austrian skyscraper will live in perpetual fear of that moment. Read more.

为什么破坏行为可以减轻负面情绪的影响?

破坏行为不仅仅能减轻负面情绪的影响,同样也能减轻正面情绪的影响。不仅仅在愤怒、烦躁的时候,我们会有破坏东西的欲望,同样在喜悦、兴奋的时候,也会有破坏东西的欲望。最典型的行为发生在各种比赛的庆祝动作中。

苹果流媒体音乐计划吸引一亿付费用户

根据美联社消息,苹果对于即将推出的 Apple Music 流媒体音乐项目野心很大,计划吸引1亿付费用户。一亿付费用户的规模将可以让苹果与 Spotify、Pandora 和 Deezer 更好的竞争。

玩的就是酷炫:Xbox One精英版手柄详解

微软在E3 2015上公布了全新的Xbox One Elite无线手柄,这款手柄针对核心玩家而设计,基于传统X […]

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