Nigerian police have banned protests calling on the government to “bring back our girls.”The protests, which began in Abuja in late April and spread into a global movement by May 1, have "degenerated" and are "now posing a serious security threat," Abuja police commissioner Joseph Mbu said,
There aren’t many large mammals around anymore in, most of the world. That’s mostly because one mammal species — Homo sapiens — has taken a heavy toll on its competition. Now, a team of researchers demonstrates what would have happened to the world’s megafauna if humans had never existed.
Can Microsoft redefine their brand?
Americans officially have World Cup fever — and the only prescription, it seems, is more tickets. The United States Men's National Team should have more supporters, by a vast margin, than any country other than host Brazil at the World Cup this summer,
The next time you visit a natural history museum, don’t believe everything you see. At least that’s according to Oxford University researchers, whose new study suggests that half of the specimens held in their collections may have the wrong name.Read more...
Feeling outnumbered by technology? Well you should be – though the actual total number of mobile owners is much less than the world's population, of course.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/08/there-are-now-more-mobile-devices-than-people-in-the-world/
World Cup 1, Super Bowl 0Before the first kickoff, ads related to the World Cup have already been shared more than this year's crop of Super Bowl commercials, according to marketing-technology company Unruly. The top-20 World Cup 2014 ads have so far netted 6.9 million shares across social media.
In recent years there has been an almost constant debate over the state of privacy in the Western world. With much criticism resting on governments the world over, private companies have often been cast as the underdogs in these conflicts, a characterization that benefits them greatly in the media.
Thanks to the release of Jurassic World, have you been finding yourself thinking about opening up a dinosaur theme park of your very own? Well, if you do, I sure hope that you have about $23,432,400,000 laying around. How do we know that would be the cost of such a venture?
The Anonymous hacker collective is making good on its promise to launch cyberattacks to disrupt the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which started last night in Brazil, with a number of hacks hitting websites.Read more: http://www.itproportal.
At last night’s Mobile World Conference (MWC) Microsoft didn’t drop a lot of bombs on the public but there were quite a few nuggets throughout the event. They showed a deeper look into Office on Widows 10, highlighted the universal Action Center,
It's a sad day for the Netflix-subscribed people of Scranton.In a move that surprises no one but enrages everyone, NBC has officially announced its plans to pull all nine seasons of The Office from Netflix streaming, starting in 2021. The series will then be re-homed to, you guessed it,
San Francisco is cracking down on vaping.A new blanket ban would outlaw the sale, distribution, and manufacturing of e-cigarettes in an effort to fight the trend of vaping teenagers. The city's Board of Supervisors is expected to vote on the legislation on Tuesday.
Gritty is so many things, but above all, he's a big hairy piece of joy.On Tuesday, Gritty, the legendary Philadelphia Flyers mascot, surprised 7-year-old fan Caiden O'Rourke at Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia.
Other programs include Amazon Web and GitHub. The ban will prevent competitors from seeing what Microsoft is working on.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Google, Microsoft, Mashable Video, and Slack
The SpaceX CEO, who's known for his Twitter of "complete nonsense," seemingly mistook a blood moon for Mars in a tweet.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Twitter, Space, Mashable Video, and Elon Musk
The data, compiled by the app Drivermode, found that most Americans spend that hour doing things such as listening to music, text, and send voicemails.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Smartphone, Transportation, Mashable Video, and Tech
In an NPR interview, Ajay Bhatt discussed the design, some ideas he and the IBM team had, and his response to people's request for a reversible design.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Usb, Ajay Bhatt, and Tech
Plus-size swimwear company Swimsuits For All is proving sexiness comes in all sizes with a re-enactment of the Sports Illustrated 2014 Swimsuit Edition coverThe original cover, featuring supermodels Chrissy Teigen, Lily Aldridge and Nina Agdal,
Egypt's most potent satirist is off the air.Bassem Youssef has canceled his television program, "Al Bernameg." The anchor said he had been spurred by "harassment" and pressure, the source of which he did not directly identify.See also:
Mark your calendars for June 29, 2014.To celebrate the fifth annual Social Media Day, Mashable is hosting a party at one of the hottest new venues in Brooklyn,
这是我第一次参加DESIGN HACKSHON，感觉非常赞！很感谢组织方提供如此好的学习机会，同时也认识了很多 […]
According to a new survey, UK consumers increasingly fear the pace of change they face and are particularly cynical about the need for connected "Internet of Things" devices.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/10/why-the-uk-may-not-be-ready-for-the-internet-of-things/
Fast Company 最近对苹果公司 CEO 进行了采访。采访谈到了 Apple Watch、乔布斯如何影响苹果的未来，还有就是苹果如何“在箱子外”生存下去。Q：史蒂夫·乔布斯的遗产如何在苹果传承下去？
摘要 : 泡泡网5年，汽车之家10年。从创始人，到一个50亿美金公司占股不到4%的离局者，遗憾吗? 泡泡网5年，汽车之家10年。这个常被拿出来作为辍学创业榜样的偶像，终于还是坐不下去了，李想离职了。
手机脏了怎么办？日本智能手机厂商京瓷的答案是——洗一洗。 这家公司最近联合KDDI电信公司发布了全球第一款可用洗手液清洗的智能手机“DIGNO rafre”。它不仅有防水功能，甚至可以使用洗手液或肥皂直接清洗。
Unfortunately, it’s an inevitable part of life. Your brand new shiny laptop is gradually going to accumulate all kinds of software bloat and other clutter that drags it down—but you don’t have to suffer needlessly. We’ve covered speeding up your Windows 10 machine , and similarly,