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11:31 pm GMT
Techcrunch The real risk of Facebooks Libra coin is crooked developers
Everyone’s worried about Mark Zuckerberg controlling the next currency, but I’m more concerned about a crypto Cambridge Analytica. Today Facebook announced Libra, its forthcoming stablecoi...
11:26 pm GMT
Dev.To Using Python to create a globally replicated database on Macrometa
A simple python example of using Macrometa's geo distributed cloud to create a DB application that runs across multiple worldwide data centersMacrometa is a geo distributed data cloud service and ava...
11:20 pm
Slashdot House Lawmakers Demand End To Warrantless Collection of Americans' Data
Two House lawmakers are pushing an amendment that would effectively defund a massive data collection program run by the National Security Agency unless the government promises to not intentionally col...
11:19 pm GMT
Techcrunch Apple Watchs own built-in apps can be deleted in watchOS 6
Good news for Apple Watch owners who don’t want to clutter up their Watch with unused apps. With the release of the new watchOS 6 operating system later this year, Apple will allow Apple Watch d...
11:05 pm GMT
Techcrunch People familiar with Slacks upcoming public offering share what to expect
Slack, the popular workplace messaging company, is expected to list on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday in the second major direct listing in the U.S. after Spotify introduced the concept to in...
11:04 pm -04
Engadget House chairwoman wants Facebook to pause work on its cryptocurrency
You knew Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency would come under scrutiny as soon as it became official, and the US government isn't wasting any time. House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman...
10:41 pm -04
Engadget Robotic dishwasher saves restaurants from drudgery
Restaurants and other eateries are facing a shortage of dishwashers, and for understandable reasons -- it's inglamorous work with low pay. Dishcraft, at least, thinks robots can fill that gap. ...
10:40 pm
Slashdot Google Explains How It Licenses Song Lyrics For Search, Will Add Attribution
Over the weekend, Google Search was caught allegedly copying song lyrics from Genius.com. In response, Google published a long explanation of how lyrics in Search work and said that they will add attr...
10:36 pm GMT
Mashable New iOS 13 feature helps you purge unwanted app subscriptions
A new iOS 13 feature could address one of the most annoying aspects of the App Store: unwanted subscriptions. The iPhone maker is once again trying to tame overly aggressive subscriptions with a ...
10:27 pm GMT
Web Design Ledger 5 Steps to Building an Amazing App Website With 20 Examples for Inspiration
If youre thinking of turning your focus more toward app website design, we have both good news and bad news for you. The good news is, theres a growing need for app websites, which could mean plenty o...
10:21 pm -04
Engadget PCI Express 6 spec promises massive headroom for AI and storage
PCI Express 5.0 has barely been finalized, but that isn't stopping its creators from dreaming about what comes next. The PCI Special Interest Group has unveiled a PCI Express 6.0 specification t...
10:15 pm GMT
Mashable Hands on the wheel with Tesla's new in-car racing video game
Why not play a game while sitting and waiting for your electric vehicle to charge up? No, not on your phone. That'd be too easy. Instead, you can now use the very car you're sitting in — well, i...
10:14 pm PDT
BoingBoing Complete instructions for making a replica of the Minivac 601 educational computer kit
Michael Gardi built a nice replica of the Minivac 601 computer kit, and made the plans available on Instructables.Created by information theory pioneer Claude Shannon as an educational toy for teachin...
10:05 pm GMT
Abduzeedo Frank And Oak's locally Made Wool Suiting Campaign Illustrations
Frank And Oak's locally Made Wool Suiting Campaign Illustrations AoiroStudioJun 18, 2019 Ever since the last feature of Amanda Mocci on ABDZ, she has been crafting her wo...
10:03 pm
Slashdot YouTuber Simone Giertz Transformed a Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup Truck
An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: Simone Giertz was tired of waiting for Elon Musk to unveil his new Tesla pickup truck, so she decided to make one herself. The popular YouTuber and ...
09:57 pm GMT
CSS Tricks Every Layout
Every Layout is a new work-in-progress website and book by Heydon Pickering and Andy Bell that explains how to make common layout patterns with CSS. They describe a lot of the issues when it comes to ...
09:57 pm -04
Engadget FCC chairman wants to open mid-band airwaves for 5G
US carriers have mostly rolled out 5G on high frequencies, with upcoming auctions aiming even higher. And unfortunately, those choices create problems -- the implementations typically don't work...
09:50 pm PDT
BoingBoing On Paul McCartney's birthday today, listen to Tammy Wynette cover "Yesterday"
Sir Paul McCartney turns 77 today. To celebrate, enjoy this lovely cover of "Yesterday" as recorded by country music superstar Tammy Wynette in 1968. Read the rest ...
09:32 pm PDT
BoingBoing The world's first Tesla pickup truck
Master maker Simone Giertz and her friends transformed her Tesla Model 3 into an electric pickup truck. Their fake TV commercial is above; build video below. TRUCKLA: Available nowhere. Now. Read the ...
09:25 pm
Slashdot Senator Rubio Targets Huawei Over Patents
hackingbear writes: While intellectual property violation is a major accusation against China in the on-going US-China trade war, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio filed legislation on Monday that would preven...
09:23 pm -04
Engadget Fan-made 'Mario Royale' pits you against 74 speedrunners
The battle royale craze has invaded the Mushroom Kingdom, albeit unofficially. A programmer and video game streamer going by the handle Inferbro has hacked together a web-based multiplayer version of ...
09:17 pm GMT
Mashable These sex toy ads were banned from the subway. Now the company is suing.
The pearl-clutchers at the MTA have a big, sex toy-shaped problem on their hands.Dame, which makes precisely engineered sex toys for women, is suing New York's Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) for...
09:04 pm GMT
Techcrunch This $99 AirPower knockoff is available for order now
There are a number of key differences between Apples AirPower and lookalike knockoff, AirUnleashed. The most pertinent one, however, is that one of the two is actually available for purchase. Apple ga...
09:01 pm GMT
Dev.To Failing to succeed. (CLI Gem Project: Part 1)
Sometimes you gotta fail to succeed. And that's what exactly happened to my first project.I failed. I haven't had my assessment with my lead yet but I already know I failed. I've been going over all t...
09:01 pm -04
Engadget You should update Firefox right now to fix a critical bug
If you have Firefox on your computer, you should update it right now. Mozilla has released security updates Firefox 67.0.3 and Firefox ESR 60.7.1 to fix a critical bug, which it says hackers are activ...
09:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch An open letter to Google and Apple: Stop hindering Iranian entrepreneurs
Take away my toolbox and ask me to be a carpenter. This is what Google and Apple are asking of Irans budding entrepreneurship sector by barring access to essential platforms and software....
08:48 pm GMT
Mashable YouTube's new AR filters will let you try on makeup with your favorite beauty gurus
Soon you can try out the exact lipstick your favorite beauty gurus wears without even leaving your couch.Buying makeup is a commitment — how do you know if you really want to spend upwards of $4...
08:45 pm GMT
Dev.To Anyone needing help in open source projects?
Hello, I'm a front-end developer looking for an open source project to help, specially the small ones. I work mainly with javascript, but could open to other languages. Is there anyone needing help? ...
08:45 pm
Slashdot Google Launches Chrome Extension For Flagging Bad URLs To the Safe Browsing Team
Google today launched a new Chrome extension that will simplify the process of reporting a malicious site to the Google Safe Browsing team so that it can be analyzed, reviewed, and blacklisted in Chro...
08:39 pm GMT
Techcrunch Atlassians co-CEO Scott Farquhar will join us at TC Sessions: Enterprise
Few companies have changed the way developers work as profoundly as Atlassian. Its tools like Jira and Confluence are ubiquitous, and over the course of the last few years, the company has started to ...
08:38 pm GMT
Dev.To A To Do List using Torus
I walked through the code demo listed here https://thesephist.github.io/torus/todo-demo.html and created a working version on Repl.it ...
08:36 pm -04
Engadget Tesla drivers can play 'Beach Buggy Racing 2' starting today
A new wave of behind the wheel gameplay is coming to Tesla. The company announced that it has started rolling out Beach Buggy Racing 2 to vehicles today. A new, Tesla-compatible version of the mobile ...
08:35 pm GMT
Techcrunch Careteam aims to unite patients and healthcare providers with a platform approach
How best to untangle the Gordian knot that is navigating your own healthcare? It’s a tricky question, and one that seems to have become only more complicated as technology improves, in many rega...
08:26 pm GMT
Techcrunch For pen testing firm IOActive, security is cultural not transactional
IOActive may not be a household name but you almost certainly know its work. The Seattle-headquartered company has been behind some of the most breathtaking hacks in the past decade. Its researchers h...
08:22 pm GMT
Techcrunch Probably Genetic helps families identify genetic conditions early with AI and DNA tests
Probably Genetic hopes to provide families of children on the autism spectrum with more complete diagnoses....
08:19 pm GMT
Techcrunch Tesla is turning its showrooms into arcades
Tesla might not engage in traditional advertising. That doesn’t mean the automaker isn’t keen on getting new customers and retaining the ones it already has. Most of Tesla’s methods ...
08:17 pm PDT
BoingBoing Video of violent turbulence on a flight
This is a reminder to wear seatbelts when flying.Image: YouTube Read the rest ...
08:11 pm GMT
Mashable Autonomous car company Nuro announces partnership with Domino's Pizza in Houston
Starting later this year, residents will be able to order a pizza through the chain, track the pizza, and then have it arrive through a driverless R2 vehicle.Read more here. Read more...More about Tec...
08:09 pm GMT
Mashable Facebook unveils plans of Libra cryptocurrency, Calibra 'wallet'
With plans to launch next year, Libra is Facebook's answer to having a global currency available to all, even those who are unbanked. The service can be integrated through Messenger and WhatsApp.Read ...
08:05 pm
Slashdot Facebook Token Runs Into Instant Political Opposition in Europe
Hours after Facebook unveiled its cryptocurrency project today, European officials have called for scrutiny of the plan, raising concerns over whether the project was sufficiently regulated. From a re...
07:55 pm PDT
BoingBoing 50 people from 50 US states speak in their local accents
I never thought I had a distinctive Colorado accent until people from California noted my dropped Gs at the end of "ing" words. I've since stopped dropping Gs, but when I go back to Colorado I can't h...
07:50 pm -04
Engadget Apex Legends is making its worst guns more powerful
Apex Legends' second season debuts July 2nd, and we already knew it would include plenty of exciting changes -- like Wattson, an engineer character who thrives on defensive play. Today, Respawn s...
07:40 pm PDT
BoingBoing Cheap wireless laser printer with 3rd party toner is the way to go
I've had a Brother wireless laser printer for close to 10 years. It's so much faster and cheaper than an inkjet printer, and doesn't cause problems like an inkjet printer. Right now, Amazon is selling...
07:22 pm PDT
BoingBoing Vast majority of truck-driving jobs are not under threat from automation
The looming threat of mass-unemployment driven by automation has been grossly overstated: while it's true that "truck driver" is one of the most common jobs in America, the vast majority of truck driv...
07:21 pm
Slashdot Iceland's Data Centers Are Booming -- Here's Why That's a Problem
The southwestern tip of Iceland is a barren volcanic peninsula called Reykjanesskagi. It's home to the twin towns of Keflavik and Njardvik, around 19,000 people, and the country's main airport. On the...
07:15 pm GMT
Dev.To Working with conditions & lists in React
Originally published at https://sergiodxa.com/articles/react-conditions-lists/In a previous article I wrote about how to start a React project using the state and effect hooks, this time we will see h...
07:04 pm GMT
Mashable Google promises $1 billion to fight housing crisis
Google has a $1 billion plan to put a dent in the Bay Area housing crisis. The company announced a sweeping new plan Tuesday to contribute $1 billion to build as many as 20,000 new homes in the S...
07:01 pm PDT
BoingBoing Independent tribunal concludes that Falun Gong prisoners in China are targeted for organ harvesting
The UK China Tribunal has concluded that China is indeed harvesting organs from prisoners, especially imprisoned members of the banned Falun Gong religion; Falun Gong members have long claimed this to...
06:54 pm -04
Engadget Google search results will show where song lyrics come from
Google isn't sitting idly by while Genius accuses it of copying lyrics. As part of a larger defense of its lyrics search practices, the company has mentioned that it will "soon" attrib...
06:53 pm GMT
Techcrunch VidAngel ordered to pay $62.4M for copyright infringement
The VidAngel story seemingly ended in late 2017 when it declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy. But the bad news wasnt over for the streaming service, which promised to edit all of the dirty bits out of other...
06:51 pm -04
Engadget Next-gen Pictionary Air arrives at Target June 23rd
Starting this Sunday, you can pick up Pictionary Air at your local Target for $20. The new game puts a high-tech spin on the classic. You'll still pull a card, choose from a list of items to draw...
06:45 pm PDT
BoingBoing The British press used to be amazingly homophobic, and the backsliding has begun
Mediawatch was a column that ran in Britain's Gay Times for almost 25 years, with author Terry Sanderson cataloging coverage of LGBT issues by the mainstream press. The archives are being posted onlin...
06:45 pm GMT
Abduzeedo Digital Art & Illustration: NEOMANCER by Kirill Maksimchuk
Digital Art & Illustration: NEOMANCER by Kirill Maksimchuk AoiroStudioJun 18, 2019 Let's share the vibrant 3D work of digital artist Kirill Maksimchuk. Based in Kaliningr...
06:44 pm PDT
BoingBoing Howto: make better salads
Bon Appetit's 20-tip roundup of salad-making tips is full of culinary wisdom, from the mechanical (how to use a salad-spinner properly and how to apply dressing for a good, even coat that doesn't turn...
06:41 pm GMT
Techcrunch YouTubes new AR Beauty Try-On lets viewers virtually try on makeup while watching video reviews
Makeup tutorials and reviews are some of the most popular content on YouTube, as they help people learn about new products as well as how to apply them. YouTube is now kicking that experience up a not...
06:41 pm
Slashdot Google Pledges $1 Billion To Tackle Bay Area Housing Crisis
Google pledged $1 billion over the next 10 years to try to address an affordable housing crisis California's Bay Area. From a report: The tech giant will re-purpose $750 million of its own land for re...
06:37 pm PDT
BoingBoing Canada's telcoms regulator adopts a sweeping new pro-competition agenda
For decades, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has been missing in action, standing idly by as Canada's telcom companies merged with each other and with media giants, cre...
06:28 pm GMT
Techcrunch Fresh off a $2.65B valuation, Plaid co-founder William Hockey is leaving
"This conclusion was neither a rash nor a recent decision," Hockey explains....
06:28 pm GMT
Techcrunch Cruise is sharing its data visualization tool with robotics geeks everywhere
Cruise is sharing a software platform with roboticists that was initially created to give its own engineers a better understanding of the petabytes of data generated every month from its fleet of auto...
06:27 pm GMT
Techcrunch SafeAI raises $5M to develop and deploy autonomy for mining and construction vehicles
Startup SafeAI, powered by a founding talent team with experience across Apple, Ford and Caterpillar, is emerging from stealth today with a $5 million funding announcement. The company’s focus i...
06:26 pm PDT
BoingBoing Elizabeth Warren profile: portrait of a savvy politician who appeals to working people, and who can get stuff done
Sheelah Kolhatkar's 10,000 word New Yorker profile of Elizabeth Warren is mostly a "color piece," giving a sense of where Warren is coming from, personally and politically; as such, it's a good read, ...
06:18 pm GMT
Mashable Keurig K15 single-serve coffee makers are on sale: Save up to 36%
TL;DR: Amazon has select colors of this mini Keurig coffee maker on sale; it retails for $99.99, but you can order one for as little as $63.55 (a 36% savings). Remember the summers when you had n...
06:17 pm GMT
Techcrunch House lawmakers demand end to warrantless collection of Americans data
Two House lawmakers are pushing an amendment that would effectively defund a massive data collection program run by the National Security Agency unless the government promises to not intentionally col...
06:12 pm GMT
Techcrunch Google now lets you flag deceptive sites with a new Chrome extension
Google today launched a new Chrome extension that allows you to flag suspicious sites for inclusion in the company’s Safe Browsing index, which is used by Chrome and a number of third-party brow...
06:10 pm PDT
BoingBoing This trig problem kept me up too late last night
My daughter is taking a precalc summer school course. Last night she was doing her homework, which was about verifying trigonometric identities. Out of the 25 homework problems, there was one that she...
06:07 pm PDT
BoingBoing Startling photo of magically levitating fisherman
It's not Photoshop. I can tell by the pixels and from seeing a number of levitating fishermen in my time.(r/confusing_perspective) Read the rest ...
06:00 pm -04
Engadget Overwatch's advanced replay system goes live for everyone
The latest Overwatch patch is rolling out on PC, PS4 and Xbox One, and once it's installed, you'll have access to the new replay system. You'll be able to re-watch your ten most recent ...
06:00 pm
Slashdot Boaty McBoatface Makes Significant Climate Change Discovery on First Mission
The British research submarine Boaty McBoatface has made an impressive debut in the scientific arena, discovering a significant link between Antarctic winds and rising sea temperatures on its maiden o...
05:59 pm PDT
BoingBoing Mongodb's plan to limit breaches: "Field Level Encryption"
Many large-scale data-breaches involve attackers gaining access to administrators' database logins; from there, they can clone the whole database and plunder it at will; but leading nosql database ven...
05:54 pm PDT
BoingBoing Snail slime inspires new super-strong reversible glue
Snail slime -- called an epiphragm -- is an incredibly strong yet reversible adhesive.Now, University of Pennsylvania scientists have developed a new kind of glue that employs the same mechanism as th...
05:35 pm GMT
Specky Boy Freebie: Document Folder Icon Collection (SVG & PNG)
The free Document Folder collection includes icons for most file types and the most common folder uses, making them perfect for any designer that is currently working on a business... The post Freebie...
05:31 pm -04
Engadget EVgo's 'roaming' deals give you access to 450 more fast chargers
It can be challenging enough to find electric car charging stations of any kind, let alone to look for one belonging to your charging network of choice. The hunt is about to get considerably easier, ...
05:22 pm GMT
Techcrunch Google announces $1B, 10-year plan to add thousands of homes to Bay Area
The housing crisis in the Bay Area, particularly in San Francisco, is a complex and controversial topic with no one-size-fits-all solution but a check for a billion dollars is about as close as you'r...
05:21 pm PDT
BoingBoing Florida property-tax auction winner didn't realize he was bidding on a 12"-wide strip between two houses
A combination of hubris (failing to heed the stern warnings that bidders should only participate if they know what they're doing), cryptic annotations and confusing illustrations resulted in a bidder ...
05:20 pm GMT
Dev.To Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
This is a weekly roundup of awesome DEV comments that you may have missed. You are welcome and encouraged to boost posts and comments yourself using the #bestofdev [email protected] left an amazing ...
05:20 pm
Slashdot City of Berlin Backs Plan To Freeze Rents For Five Years
The Berlin Senate on Tuesday approved a five-year rent freeze designed to tame soaring housing costs in the German capital, bowing to pressure from residents angry that their city has become unafforda...
05:11 pm PDT
BoingBoing Watch this owl's incredibly precise flying
Not only are owls incredibly agile flyers, they're also silently stealthy.(r/NatureIsFuckingLit)Owl through legs (full speed) Read the rest ...
05:11 pm -04
Engadget YouTuber known for 'shitty robots' turns Tesla Model 3 into pickup truck
Why wait on Elon Musk to deliver your perfect vehicle when you can just make one yourself? YouTuber and inventor Simone Giertz needed a truck to carry materials for her creations, but didn't want...
05:10 pm GMT
Techcrunch Rolis newest instrument, the Lumi, helps you learn to play piano with lights
There has been a longstanding gulf between the consumption music and the creation of it: not everyone has the time or money to spend on lessons and instruments, and for those in school, many music edu...
05:08 pm PDT
BoingBoing Amazon shows a 43% price difference in the same item shipped to the same address, but to a different account
Internet Archive founder Brewster Kahle (who also founded the company Alexa, now an Amazon division) ordered a pack of Sharpies from Amazon using the Internet Archive's business account, then, minutes...
05:05 pm GMT
Techcrunch Leaving for a competitor? Onboarding new employees? Avoid accusations of trade secret theft
When a company hires talent away from a competitor, onboarding the new employee can pose significant legal risks for both the company and the new employee. A fundamental aspect of Silicon Valley is......
05:02 pm GMT
Dev.To Opinionated or Not: Choosing the Right Framework for the Job
Theres a foundational question that every project starts with: accept the freedom to roll your own solutions along with the burdens that go with it, or take the chance to use sensible defaults that al...
05:02 pm -04
Engadget Google reveals plans to build 20,000 Bay Area homes
Google says it'll invest in thousands of new homes in the Bay Area over the next decade, in the hopes of helping many of its employees and other residents find an affordable place to live in one ...
05:00 pm GMT
Mashable All the data self-driving cars take in from cameras looks like this
Self-driving cars are almost too observant, taking in information from light-emitting LiDAR sensors, radar equipment, microphones, and cameras. But all the information a car gleans from the outside wo...
04:59 pm GMT
Techcrunch Daily Crunch: Facebook unveils Libra cryptocurrency
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe her...
04:58 pm GMT
Android Headlines Nest.com Has Moved To The Google Store
Nest.com, the website for smart thermostat company Nest, has moved to the Google Store.The change is apparent when visiting Nest.com. Once you go there, the page redirects you to the Google Store...
04:58 pm PDT
BoingBoing Berlin Senate approves five-year, citywide rent freeze
The Senate of Berlin has approved a five-year, citywide rent freeze in a bid to halt the city's skyrocketing rents, driven by increased demand that has attracted large-scale corporate landlords who ha...
04:53 pm GMT
Techcrunch Apple launches a Beddit beta program focused on improving its app
Apple is launching a new beta program for Beddit, the sleep tracking company it acquired just over two years ago after selling Beddit products in Apple Stores for years. According to the beta program&...
04:53 pm GMT
Techcrunch The Geesaa automates (but overcomplicates) pourover coffee
Making pourover coffee is a cherished ritual of mine on most mornings. But there are times I wish I could have a single cup of pourover without fussing about the kitchen and the Geesaa, a new gadget ...
04:48 pm PDT
BoingBoing Jealous stag beetles fight over girl friend
Male stag beetles' horns are longer than their body, and these two boy beetles put them to use in a scuffle to win the heart of a girl beetle. The winner mates with the girl beetle of his dreams, but ...
04:47 pm
TutsPlus - Code How to Code a Landing Page in Your WordPress Theme
What You'll Be CreatingIf you've bought anything on the internet, you've probably come across a landing page. They're a highly effective way of maximizing conversions from a website.But just what is a...
04:45 pm
TutsPlus - Code Best Free WordPress Calendar Plugins
Have you ever wanted to add event booking and appointment functionality to your WordPress based website for free? Luckily, there are many WordPress calendar plugins available for you to use. In this p...
04:40 pm
Slashdot Woman Knocked Down While on Phone Wins Payout From Cyclist
A woman who was knocked unconscious by a cyclist will be awarded compensation, despite a judge finding she had stepped into the road while looking at her phone. From a report: Robert Hazeldean, a gard...
04:40 pm -04
Engadget With Disney in charge, Hulu plans original content push
Now that Disney is in charge of Hulu, the streaming service is going to get more original content. Hulu CEO Randy Freer told CNBC that Hulu's "investment in original programming will increas...
04:33 pm GMT
Android Headlines Opinion: Why Pokmon GO And Ingress Dropping KitKat Support Won't Matter
Niantic Support's official Twitter channel has confirmed that it will be discontinuing support for devices that run on Android KitKat software for its Pokmon GO and Ingress games on July 1. This might...
04:29 pm -04
Engadget LG's V50 ThinQ 5G comes to Verizon on June 20th
It's still slim pickings for 5G smartphones in the US, but your choices are widening ever so slightly. Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is adding the LG V50 ThinQ to its 5G lineup on Jun...
04:24 pm GMT
Techcrunch Advertisers and digital media companies form a new Global Alliance for Responsible Media
Many of the major players in online advertising have come together to create an organization called the Global Alliance for Responsible Media, which is supposed to focus on “digital safety.̶...
04:22 pm GMT
Joshua Blankenship A FreelancePoem
I got I got I got too many projects in my 5 to 9 I got I got I got side gig numbers like D20 dies We got we got we got cashflow in pennies, nickels, quarters, dimes We plot we plot we plot streams of ...
04:19 pm GMT
Techcrunch Simone Giertzs converted Tesla Model 3 pickup truck is wonderful
YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff, decided not to wait for Tesla’s forthcoming pickup truck. Instead, she bought a Tesla Model 3 direct ...
04:10 pm PDT
BoingBoing British Airways to buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX jets
Roll up! Roll up! Who dares be first to board the BREXIT DEATHLINERS?Boeing Co. announced its first deal for 737 Max jets since a March grounding that followed two deadly crashes, landing a $24 billio...
04:04 pm GMT
Techcrunch Verified Expert Growth Marketing Agency: NoGood
NoGood CEO Mostafa Elbermawy describes how they evaluate a clients growth challenges by quoting Zen teacher Hunryu Suzuki: In the beginners mind there are many possibilities; in the experts mind there...
04:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Microsoft PowerPoint gets an AI presentation coach
Love it or hate it, Microsoft’s PowerPoint is a ubiquitous tool in the corporate world. Over the course of the last few years, Microsoft started to bring some of its AI smarts to PowerPoint to h...
04:00 pm
Slashdot Anti-Spam Service Truecaller Adds Free Voice Calling Feature
An anonymous reader shares a report: Truecaller, an app best known for helping users screen calls from strangers and spammers, is adding yet another feature to its service as it bolsters its super app...
03:59 pm GMT
Android Headlines You Can Help Make Browsing Safer With New Site Reporting Extension
A new extension linked to Google'sSafe Browsing service is now available that not only helps users see when a site might be unsafe but also allows them to actively take part in keeping the web...
03:56 pm GMT
Mashable Apple TV is getting picture-in-picture video playback
Apple is never keen to talk about forthcoming new features until they are ready to launch, but sometimes beta releases reveal stuff early. That's exactly what tvOS 13 beta 2 just did, by revealing App...
03:54 pm GMT
Dev.To Callbacks and Promises, Simply Explained
Cover Image Credit Callbacks?// callerfunction foo(callback) { callback('world');}// callback functionfunction myCallback(name) { console.log(`Hello ${name}`); // "hello world"}// pass callback...
03:53 pm PDT
BoingBoing I love this MSR Alpine kitchen knife
This lightweight, durable MSR kitchen knife comes sharp and stays sharp.You can also sharpen it quite easily.I used to buy camping kitchen knives at the dollar store. I'd use them for a season, or par...
03:42 pm GMT
Techcrunch How Facebooks Libra is similar in concept and motivation to Kiks Kin cryptocurrency
Facebook unveiled its Libra cryptocurrency initiative today, which is part of an alternative financial system (including new subsidiary and wallet ‘Calibra‘) it aims to build alongside ind...
03:41 pm GMT
Abduzeedo Amazing Captain Marvel End Title Sequence
Amazing Captain Marvel End Title Sequence abduzeedoJun 18, 2019 I got the chance to watch Captain Marvel a couple of days ago, at home not at the movie theater. Honestly ...
03:38 pm GMT
Techcrunch Focals by North Review: The future is (almost) here
The concept of an IRL heads-up display has been a part of science fiction since basically the beginning. Big players have tried their hand at it with less than stellar results most notably Google wit...
03:36 pm PDT
BoingBoing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 was probably pilot suicide/murder
At The Atlantic, William Langewiesche meticulously catalogs and narrates the flight and dissapearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. Though the investigation continues to focus on the water--where...
03:33 pm -04
Engadget Volvo's self-driving buses and trucks will run on NVIDIA tech
Volvo's self-driving trucks will have some familiar hardware under the hood. The automaker has signed a deal with NVIDIA that will use the chip company's Drive platform to "train, test...
03:32 pm GMT
Mashable So many health and wellness apps haven't done research to back up their claims
With the explosion in health and wellness apps peddling self-improvement, your smartphone could one day hold the keys to helping you manage your lungs, mind, or waistline. But we're not there yet.Typi...
03:30 pm GMT
Mashable Here's why the future of mobility is sucking the air out of low-tech conventional tires
Based on how much we rely on shared transport services (Lime, Mobike, Uber Jump) today, it's safe to assume the next steps will involve driverless vehicles. But how many of us really know how to chang...
03:20 pm
Slashdot Amazon's Ring May Be Branching Out Beyond Outdoor Cameras
The Amazon panopticon may soon be getting a few new eyes. From a report: In February 2018, Amazon paid $1 billion to acquire Ring, the connected-camera doorbell company whose founder was once rejected...
03:16 pm GMT
Mashable The 2-in-1 Acer Spin 5 has Alexa built in and it's $200 off at Amazon
TL;DR: The 2-in-1 Acer Spin 5 is a serious Dell XPS competitor and it's only $799.99 at Amazon right now, saving you $200.You would think that wanting a 2-in-1 laptop specifically would make your deci...
03:16 pm GMT
Dev.To There's only one way to validate an email address
The only thing that you can reliably do to validate an email address is to send it an email. YOU SEND IT AN EMAIL! That's the only way you can do it. I know what you're thinking, "I have the best regu...
03:16 pm -04
Engadget Google Calendar is down, everyone panic!
Google Calendar is down today in the US, UK and most of Europe, throwing working people off their schedules in most of the Western Hemisphere. Visitors to Google Calendar on desktop began receiving a ...
03:16 pm -04
Engadget Google Calendar is back, so get to work (updated)
Google Calendar went down today in the US, UK and most of Europe, throwing working people off their schedules. Visitors to Google Calendar on desktop began receiving a 404 error around 10AM ET. The co...
03:12 pm PDT
BoingBoing "yo wtf hooman"
yo wtf hooman from r/funnyFrom r/funny Read the rest ...
03:11 pm GMT
Android Headlines Top 6 Best OnePlus 7 Pro Screen Protectors - June 2019
The OnePlus 7 Pro has a big and beautiful, 6.67-inch display. It's basically the entire front of the phone, with the bezels being almost non-existent. That means that if you do drop the OnePlus...
03:07 pm GMT
Mashable Beats EP headphones are on sale for under $75 &8212; save 43%
TL;DR: These durable Beats on-ear headphones usually cost $129.99, but you can grab a pair on sale at Walmart for just $73.99 — a $56 savings.Beats by Dre's high-end headphones typically have hi...
03:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch 4 days left to score the best price on Disrupt SF 2019
We interrupt your regularly scheduled programming to bring you an important message: You have just four days left to buy your pass to Disrupt San Francisco 2019 before the super early-bird price expir...
02:51 pm PDT
BoingBoing Confederate monument in Nashville updated for accuracy
#BREAKING: Confederate statue at Centennial Park vandalized. pic.twitter.com/4jzm3LIk8p— NewsChannel 5 (@NC5) June 17, 2019 This is what happens when you let the losers of an unjust war put up m...
02:50 pm GMT
Mashable The iPad Pro is on sale at Amazon &8212; save $100
TL;DR: The all-powerful iPad Pro is the latest and greatest tablet from Apple — save $100 on Amazon and score one for just $699.When you think of a tablet, the first thing that comes to mind is ...
02:49 pm GMT
Techcrunch Google Calendar is down, its not just you
Snow day. All meetings are canceled until further notice. Google Calendar has been hit with what appear to be some pretty widespread issues. The company has confirmed service interruptions via its G S...
02:49 pm GMT
Techcrunch Google Calendar is down, its not just you Update: Its back
Snow day. All meetings are canceled until further notice. Google Calendar has been hit with what appear to be some pretty widespread issues. The company has confirmed service interruptions via its G S...
02:48 pm PDT
BoingBoing CEO of London's Serpentine Gallery resigns after Guardian investigation accuses her of being part owner of notorious cyber-arms-dealer NSO Group
The NSO Group (previously) is one of the world's most notorious cyber-arms dealers, linked to horrific human rights abuses, extrajudicial killing of human rights activists, and the dirtiest of dirty t...
02:45 pm PDT
BoingBoing Jon Stewart holds Mitch McConnell accountable
Jon Stewart is having none of McConnell. Read the rest ...
02:38 pm GMT
Techcrunch Orbit Fab becomes first startup to supply water to ISS, paving the way for satellite refueling
Not even two years into its existence, orbital fuel supply startup Orbit Fab has chalked up a big win successfully supplying the International Space Station with water, a first for any private compan...
02:35 pm -04
Engadget Westwoods 1997 Blade Runner is playable again on PC
For years it seemed Westwood's Blade Runner might be lost for good. The 1997 adventure game that meticulously recreated the film's universe has becoming increasingly difficult to play on mod...
02:32 pm GMT
Android Headlines The Roborock E25 Robot Vacuum Just Got Even More Affordable - Amazon Deals
Amazon has discounted the Roborock E25 robot vacuum, dropping the price down to just $279. This makes the already affordable Roborock E25 even more affordable. You will need to clip the $20 off coupon...
02:30 pm
Slashdot Google Calendar is Down
Multiple users are reporting this hour that they are unable to use Google Calendar service. Many attempting to visit the site say they are being welcomed with a "Error 404 and Not Found" error. The ap...
02:22 pm GMT
CSS Tricks How to Section Your HTML
The sectioning elements in HTML5 are <nav>, <aside>, <article>, and <section>. <body> is also kind of a sectioning element since all content lying inside of it ...
02:21 pm GMT
Mashable Google Calendar service restored after 3-hour outage
UPDATE: June 18, 2019, 1:40 p.m. EDT Google say it's restored Calendar service. The original story follows below.You're not imagining things: Google Calendar is down.Instead of seeing their wonderful ...
02:19 pm GMT
CSS Tricks If you can build a site with WordPress.com, you should build your site on WordPress.com.
Thats what I like to tell people. Ive seen too many websites die off, often damaging the company along the way because the technical debt of hosting and maintaining the website is too much in the long...
02:19 pm GMT
Techcrunch Amazon expands air cargo fleet with 15 more planes, will have 70 planes by 2021
Following news from earlier this month that FedEx was dumping Amazon from its air cargo service, Amazon this morning announced the expansion of its own air delivery network, Amazon Air. The retailer s...
02:17 pm -04
Engadget IBM AI helps predict breast cancer a year before it appears
IBM isn't just using AI to predict diabetes. Its researchers have developed an AI model that can predict malignant breast cancer within a year with an 87 percent accuracy rate comparable to huma...
02:16 pm GMT
Android Headlines Google Attempts To Smooth Over Lyric Theft Accusations
Earlier this week a lyrics website called Genius accused Google of stealing lyrics text from its website to display in Google Search results when users search for lyrics for a particular song. Google ...
02:13 pm GMT
Mashable JBL Link 20 Bluetooth smart speaker is $100 off at Dell
TL;DR: The JBL Link 20 is a powerful speaker with Google Assistant built in and it's $100 off, meaning you can snag it for $99.95 at Dell.Having to choose between a smart assistant or a kickass speake...
02:10 pm PDT
BoingBoing US Representative Katie Porter (D-CA) supports impeachment
Today I wanted to speak directly to the people of CA-45. There's been a lot of noise in D.C. and in the press about impeachment, so I wanted to share my thoughts with you. pic.twitter.com/ceri6lHw...
02:09 pm GMT
Techcrunch Dr. Mario is in (on iOS and Android) July 10
After years of heel dragging, Nintendo finally opened itself up to the smartphone world in late-2016. The gaming giant hasnt exactly opened the floodgates in the intervening years, but Fire Emblem Her...
02:02 pm GMT
Techcrunch NASAs best-yet photo of asteroid Bennu nails the dramatic lighting
NASA has taking a breathtaking new image of near-earth asteroid Bennu, captured by its OSIRIS-REx spacecraft from its new, second orbit of the extraterrestrial object. The new picture, snapped on June...
02:02 pm GMT
Techcrunch GoTenna is ramping up public sector mesh networking with a $24M C round
GoTenna is best known for its outdoors-oriented consumer products that let you text and share locations between smartphones off the grid. But the company has found that government work military, fire...
02:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Youper, a chatbot that helps users navigate their emotions, raises $3 million in seed funding
Youper, a mental health app with a chatbot it calls an “emotional health assistant,” has raised $3 million in seed funding from Goodwater Capital. The funds will be used to accelerate deve...
02:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing BBC filmmaker transforms himself into boxed lunch for a polar bear
Gordon Buchanan is a ladies man... lady polar bears, that is.While on assignment for the BBC, Buchanan, in what I'm sure he hopes is a polar bear-proof enclosure, is accosted by a hungry, frozen waste...
02:00 pm
Slashdot Facebook Announces Libra Cryptocurrency
Facebook has finally revealed the details of its cryptocurrency Libra. From a blog post: Today we're sharing plans for Calibra, a newly formed Facebook subsidiary whose goal is to provide financial se...
01:55 pm GMT
Dev.To Building AR apps in React Native, powered by GraphQL using Hasura
Reality 2.0. This is how I tend to call Augmented Reality in the last half a year. Why is that? I honestly believe that Augmented reality already at the stage of getting out of the field of "gimmicky"...
01:54 pm GMT
Dev.To Welcome Thread - v34
Welcome!Leave a comment below to introduce yourself! You can talk about what brought you here, what you're learning, or just a fun fact about yourself.Reply to someone's comment, either with a q...
01:48 pm PDT
BoingBoing Karl Schroeder's "Stealing Worlds": visionary science fiction of a way through the climate and inequality crises
Karl Schroeder (previously) is literally the most visionary person I know (and I've known him since 1986!): he was the first person to every mention "fractals" to me, then "the internet" and then "the...
01:32 pm GMT
Android Headlines Truecaller Adds Free Voice Calling
Stockholm-based company Truecaller, known for its anti-spam software that screens calls and its call-blocking, has now added voice calling to its list of superpowers.The company confirmed the new addi...
01:32 pm GMT
Techcrunch Amazons Twitch acquired social networking platform Bebo for $25M to bolster its esports efforts
While Facebook makes a bold move into cryptocurrency to capitalise on its multi-billion user base, a social network that was once a credible competitor to it has quietly been snapped up by a subsidiar...
01:32 pm GMT
Techcrunch Amazons Twitch acquired social networking platform Bebo for under $25M to bolster its esports efforts
While Facebook makes a bold move into cryptocurrency to capitalise on its multi-billion user base, a social network that was once a credible competitor to it has quietly been snapped up by a subsidiar...
01:32 pm -04
Engadget Best Buy will dedicate store space to 'smart' gym equipment
Best Buy thinks it might have another way to remain relevant in the face of online shopping: diving head-first into smart fitness technology that often benefits from hands-on time. The big-box retail...
01:31 pm GMT
Techcrunch New iOS feature prompts you to cancel subscriptions when uninstalling apps
There are operating system updates that feel tacked on or otherwise not particularly useful. Then there are those that genuinely alter the way you interact with a device. This new addition by way of i...
01:30 pm PDT
BoingBoing A "brief history" of cheating at video games
Back in the day, I had a Datel Action Replay wedged into my Commodore Amiga. More than just a cheat device, it let you peek into all the internal goings-on of a game, manipulating content as well as a...
01:30 pm PDT
BoingBoing Avocado farmers routinely victimized by organized crime
While everyone outside of Mexico is moaning about the steep cost of avocados, those living inside of the country are paying a far higher price.From The Yucatan Times:Every day, avocado producers are v...
01:21 pm -04
Engadget Twitch sues hijackers who streamed porn and violent videos
Twitch had a tough time getting troll streamers in control after they hijacked an unused category for Valve's Artifact. The hijackers livestreamed porn, pirated Game of Thrones episodes, other co...
01:10 pm GMT
Techcrunch Anti-spam service Truecaller adds free voice calling feature
Truecaller, an app best known for helping users screen calls from strangers and spammers, is adding yet another feature to its service as it bolsters its super app status. The Stockholm-based firm sai...
01:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing Woman asks for Mariah Carey on her birthday cake, gets Marie Curie instead
A woman in England named Siobhan asked her colleagues to put pop star Mariah Carey's image on her birthday cake. Instead, she got French physicist Marie Curie on it.Lye writes, "They misunderstood, an...
01:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch MongoDB gets a data lake, new security features and more
MongoDB is hosting its developer conference today and unsurprisingly, the company has quite a few announcements to make. Some are straightforward, like the launch of MongoDB 4.2 with some important ne...
01:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Dishcraft launches with a massive robotics-powered dishwashing system
Bay Area-based robotics startup Dishcraft has unveiled a massive robotics and AI-powered dishwashing system. Like much of the rest of the industrial robotics industry, the companys looking to automate...
01:00 pm
Slashdot Siemens Gamesa Unveils World First Electrothermal Energy Storage System
An anonymous reader quotes a report from CleanTechnica: Spanish renewable energy giant and offshore wind energy leader Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy last week inaugurated operations of its electroth...
01:00 pm -04
Engadget The best multi-effects pedal for new guitarists
When I first started playing guitar way back in 1995 (or maybe it was 1994?) the idea of a digital multi-effects pedal was still pretty new. The Zoom 505 was the biggest game in town, if you wanted a ...
12:58 pm GMT
Dev.To Discussing the launch of Libra, "A new global currency"
Libra.org is now live."Libras mission is to enable a simple global currency and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people."This project is receiving a lot of attention, and is be...
12:56 pm GMT
Android Headlines Get Your Spider-Man: Far From Home Tickets Now From Fandango
Spider-Man: Far From Home is bound to be one of the biggest blockbusters of the summer. It opens up Fourth of July week, and it's going to be sold out pretty quickly. Maybe not as...
12:55 pm
Freelance Switch What to Put on Your Personal Business Card? (Best Examples for 2019)
If you’re wondering what to put on a personal business card, this article is for you. Personal business cards are a terrific marketing tool for today's professionals.You’d use your company’s bus...
12:43 pm GMT
Android Headlines Get Rid Of Pesky Viruses In Dr. Mario World Starting July 10
Dr. Mario World will be Nintendo's latest game to hit mobile devices when it launches on July 10, which is just a few weeks away.Nintendo announced the release date of its upcoming game on...
12:35 pm GMT
Techcrunch Carmen Sandiego returns to Google Earth with a new caper
Google Earth first made use of its rich global 3D visualization as a backdrop for a Carmen Sandiego tie-in back in March, but today there’s a new adventure to explore. After solving The Crown Je...
12:31 pm -04
Engadget Dish will install your smart home gadgets for a flat fee
Dish is having another go at the smart home. The satellite TV provider has been offering smart technology installation services to its own customers for years, but today it launches OnTech, a service ...
12:30 pm PDT
BoingBoing Movie VFX pros revisit the visual effects from the Star Wars prequels
No matter whether your memories of George Lucas' Star Wars prequels are fond or furious, there's no denying that, at the time that films were released, their cutting-edge visual effects were unlike an...
12:22 pm
Freelance Switch 25 Cool Google Slides Themes (To Make Presentations in 2019)
Do you have an important presentation coming up really soon? Then you need to get your presentation designed right away!Now’s the time to plan out your ideas fast, then figure out how to transform t...
12:20 pm GMT
Dev.To Coding my first game with JavaScript: Simon says
The challengeSo, I've decided to walk my path into Web Development with the Web Development Course of Angela Yu on Udemy. And this is one of the so-called "Boss Challenges" she proposed for the ...
12:19 pm GMT
Dev.To Up your Git game and clean up your history
This post is aimed for people who want to learn how to use commands such as rebase & learn a few tricks to have a nicer Git experience.Alright, let's start by watching the Git history of some of m...
12:09 pm PDT
BoingBoing Enjoy this video of a dangerous mountain road in the Himalayas
There are, occasionally, some concrete barriers on the road to Munsiyari, Uttarakhand. Wonderful views, too! Born Idiots writes:In June, we went to Munsiyari, Uttarakhand, which is a narrow and danger...
12:06 pm GMT
Techcrunch Salesforce Customer Data Platform begins to take shape
Salesforce announced it is making progress toward releasing a Customer Data Platform (CDP) this week at Salesforce Connections in Chicago. While the company is talking in greater detail about the plat...
12:05 pm GMT
Techcrunch Xiaomis latest products for Russia include its smart TVs and flagship Mi 9T
Xiaomi, best known for its smartphones, is making serious inroads into Russia as it launched a collection of products in the country where some 145 million people live. That includes its smart TVs fea...
12:03 pm PDT
BoingBoing Dance with Lily Sabitova: 1985 Soviet workout video
An echo of disco bouncing off the Kremlin walls, just a few years out of sync. . . (1985) (YouTube) Read the rest ...
12:00 pm GMT
Dev.To Modernizing WCF Services with containers and Visual Studio
There are a number of reasons for moving long-standing .NET Framework applications like WCF, and ASP.NET Webforms to containers and then into containers or "modernizing legacy heritage apps".DevOps - ...
12:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Palms tiny phone is available unlocked at $350
The first time I showed the Palm phone to the TechCrunch staff, they were excited. At the very least, it was a unique take on the category, designed to be a second phone for those moments that didnt r...
12:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Two Sigma leads $12m series A for expert knowledge network NewtonX
Knowledge is the fuel of business. Every decision requires a full understanding of the data underlying it, and that means reaching out not only to an organizations own staff for insight, but also to e...
12:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing These truly wireless earbuds raised over $2M on Indiegogo
Even if you feel like AirPods are worth the price tag, you've got to admit there's a certain anxiety that comes with using them. What if I lose them? What if they get wet in the rain? Or drenched in s...
12:00 pm -04
Engadget Roli's light-up Lumi keyboard teaches you how to play
Roli has been making unconventional electronic music instruments for about a decade now. Its Seaboard series take the traditional keyboard design and infuse it with some notable tricks, like pressure-...
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Engadget Palm is selling an unlocked version of its tiny smartphone
As much as Palm's tiny phone has improved over the past several months, there's still been one glaring limitation: you've had to use it on Verizon (Engadget's parent company) in th...
12:00 pm
TutsPlus - Design How to Make a Take-Out Menu Template in InDesign
What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, we show you how to easily create a take-out menu template in InDesign.Restaurants invest a great amount of their budget on printing and reprinting take-out men...
12:00 pm GMT
Mashable Smartphone camera bumps, ranked
Some people hate that new phones don't have headphone jacks, or that they have notches, or that they still keep getting bigger.But we think the most offensive phone element has been hiding in plain si...
11:57 am GMT
Android Headlines Dish's Android TV Hotel Platform Now Lets Guests Stream Live TV To Their Phones
Dish is upping the TV experience in hotels thanks to better integration with Netflix and also the launch of a new live TV streaming service that lets hotel guests watch live TV channels on any...
11:55 am GMT
Dev.To Difference Between Those HTTP Requests
Most times you submit a form on a website, you are making a request. Every time you go to a new page, you are making a request. These requests are shoved into a header and sent to another piece of cod...
11:39 am GMT
Techcrunch Volvo teams up with Nvidia to develop self-driving commercial and industrial trucks
Volvo and Nvidia announced a new partnership today aimed at developing the next-generation decision-making engine for Volvo Group’s fully autonomous commercial trucks and industrial service vehi...
11:30 am +02
Smashing Magazine Unleash The Power Of Path Animations With SVGator
(This is a sponsored article.) Last year, a comprehensive introduction to the basic use of SVGator was published here on Smashing Magazine. If youd like to learn about the fundamentals of SVGator, set...
11:29 am -04
Engadget Pokmon Go creator buys hybrid board game company Sensible Object
Niantic, the company behind Pok&eacute;mon Go, is up to something -- but exactly what is yet to be revealed. Following a number of AR and game company acquisitions over the last 18 months, Niantic...
11:21 am GMT
Android Headlines Pick Up A New Samsung Galaxy S9 For $465 - Amazon Deals
Amazon has dropped the price of a brand new Samsung Galaxy S9 down to just $465. That's down from its regular price of $599, and that makes it a really good time to pick one...
11:14 am
TutsPlus - Design New Course: Creative Magazine Layout Design
What You'll Be CreatingMagazines offer so many opportunities for designers to be creative in their choices of layout, colours, fonts, imagery and more. Learn how to put it all together and design a st...
11:06 am -04
Engadget The Morning After: Apple's Noise app wants to save your hearing
The next frontier of digital health? Your delicate ears. Apple's latest update for iOS and WatchOS is all about hearing health. Meanwhile, we discover how AI could help catch Type 1 diabetes much...
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Engadget The Morning After: Apple's Noise app is aimed at saving your hearing
The next frontier of digital health? Your delicate ears. Apple's latest update for iOS and WatchOS is all about hearing health. Meanwhile, we discover how AI could help catch Type 1 diabetes much...
10:59 am GMT
Dev.To Divert Vertical Scroll To The Side
Let's try a combined blog post today: one tip for helping your users get around when you have horizontal scroll areas (for effect, or whatever), and one tip for navigating the web. Vertical To Ho...
10:45 am GMT
Web Designer Depot Master Geolocation for Free with IP Geolocation API
Understanding where your users are, can mean the difference between making a sale, attracting a new member, getting a push on social media, building a solid user experience, or bombing completely. Bec...
10:40 am GMT
Android Headlines Samsung Working On A Dual Display Smartphone
Samsung just patented a dual display smartphone.The South Korea-based Android OEM filed a patent with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on June 11, 2019 for a dual display smartphone. Samsung...
10:04 am GMT
Techcrunch Sources: J.P. Morgan working on a secretive digital banking project based out of London
A number of incumbent backs are known to be developing new digital-first products in a bid to keep the new wave of challenger banks at bay and now it appears that the latest to make that move is J.P. ...
10:02 am -04
Engadget The latest 'Fortnite' Nerf guns include a rocket launcher
Hasbro isn't done riding the Fortnite bandwagon now that its themed Nerf guns are here in earnest. The toy maker is launching five new blasters on September 1st, and they might scratch your itch...
10:00 am GMT
Techcrunch Optimizely raises $50M Series D round for its experimentation platform
Optimizely, a platform that offers tools for A/B testing and personalization on the web and in mobile apps, today announced that it has raised a total of $105 million. This includes a $50 million Seri...
10:00 am GMT
Android Headlines How To Enable Samsung One Font On Your Galaxy
When Samsung rolled out One UI last year, it also rolled out a new font for its smartphones. While it doesn't default to this new One font, you can still switch to it in the...
10:00 am
Slashdot Scientists Use Sound To See Around Corners
sciencehabit shares a report from Science Magazine: Spies may soon have another tool to carry out their shadowy missions: a new device that uses sound to "see" around corners. Previously, researchers ...
09:36 am GMT
Android Headlines OnePlus Leaked Emails In Its Wallpaper App
If you've used OnePlus' "Shot on OnePlus" wallpapers app, your email address may have been publicly accessible against your consent a few months ago, unfortunately."Shot on OnePlus" refers to OnePlus'...
09:29 am -04
Engadget Fortnite's latest item lets you throw health at your teammates
Never a week goes by without Epic Games adding something new to Fortnite. In the past month alone, we've seen the Storm Flip, Proximity Grenade Launcher and even an Air Jordan 1 collaboration. As...
09:14 am
Slashdot Facebook Announces Libra Cryptocurrency
Facebook has finally revealed the details of its cryptocurrency Libra. From a blog post: Today we're sharing plans for Calibra, a newly formed Facebook subsidiary whose goal is to provide financial se...
09:01 am GMT
Techcrunch Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency: All you need to know
Facebook has finally revealed the details of its cryptocurrency Libra, which will let you buy things or send money to people with nearly zero fees. You’ll pseudonymously buy or cash out your Lib...
09:00 am -04
Engadget Facebooks Libra currency gets backing from MasterCard, Visa, PayPal and more
Today, Facebook finally announced its long-rumored cryptocurrency platform, Calibra. Some speculated that the company would rely on outside firms and existing cryptocurrency exchanges, like the Winkle...
09:00 am -04
Engadget Facebook's Calibra cryptocurrency wallet launches in 2020
After months of rumors and speculation, Facebook is finally making its cryptocurrency efforts official. This is Calibra, a digital wallet that will use a new cryptocurrency called Libra. Calibra, whic...
09:00 am GMT
Mashable Organize your desk with these beautiful charging stands that are on sale
At least when it comes to laptops, research has shown that 60 percent of us consumers gravitate toward certain gadgets because we like the way they look. (What can we say? We're shallow like that.)The...
09:00 am GMT
Mashable Save more than $550 on an off-lease refurbished HP ZBook 15-inch laptop
TL;DR: The HP ZBook laptop is a powerful workstation and on sale for $648 in the PCMag Shop with code PCMAG10.Depending on your job, your personal laptop and work laptop might need different specs and...
09:00 am GMT
Mashable Facebook's Libra blockchain project: All you need to know
In the world of cryptocurrencies, big promises, names and numbers aren't uncommon; at every corner, you'll find well-funded projects that aim to change the very core of the world's financial system.&#...
09:00 am GMT
Mashable Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency with a massive list of partners
Facebook’s cryptocurrency, and the company's long-rumored, vast ambitions in the crypto space, are real. On Tuesday, the company announced Libra, a decentralized cryptocurrency that will al...
08:59 am PDT
Spyre Studios 6 Basic Tips for Web Server Security You Should Know
One of the most common concerns a developer faces is a web server attack. Some of these attacks may comprise a denial of service, rendering a website unavailable, or theft of critical and sensitive in...
08:51 am GMT
Android Headlines Phone Comparisons: ASUS ZenFone 6 vs OnePlus 7
Weve recently compared the ASUS ZenFone 6 and the OnePlus 7 Pro, and its now time to compare the more affordable OnePlus 7 unit to ASUS flagship. The OnePlus 7 is not as expensive as...
08:37 am GMT
Abduzeedo Get better SEO results for your site with WIX
Get better SEO results for your site with WIX AoiroStudioJun 18, 2019 The fine folks from WIX shared with us their latest SEO tools for your WIX site where you can rank h...
08:25 am GMT
Android Headlines Here's The Motorola One Pro With Its Four Cameras
This is apparently the Motorola One Pro. Complete with a quad-camera setup and a pretty large camera bump on the back.As you can see from the image above, it is going to be available...
08:11 am GMT
Techcrunch The rise of the gig economy helps London-based insurtech Zego to raise $42M
A couple of years ago London-based startup Zego realised gig-economy workers would need insurance, and went on to raise a very healthy 6 million in Series A funding, led by Balderton Capital. Its firs...
07:58 am -04
Engadget iOS 13 lets you know if you're deleting apps with active subscriptions
Over the past few months, Apple made changes to iOS subscriptions in an effort to make them more user-friendly and transparent. Now, MacStories EIC Federico Viticci has unearthed another subscription-...
07:56 am GMT
Android Headlines LG's First 5G Smartphone Arrives At Verizon Stores On Thursday
Verizon announced today that the LG V50 ThinQ 5G will be making its way to its network starting this Thursday, June 20.This is LG's first 5G smartphone and the fourth 5G smartphone available on...
07:16 am GMT
Android Headlines HMD Global Is Moving Nokia Phone Data Storage To Finland
HMD Global is partnering up with Google Cloud along with a consultancy firm named CGI to help make Nokia phones more secure. Data security in this day and age is an important factor that many...
07:00 am
Slashdot Mysterious Clouds On Mars Formed By 'Meteoric Smoke,' Study Says
Scientists have discovered that some clouds on Mars are created from the debris of meteors that burn up in the planet's atmosphere. "This 'meteoric smoke,' described in a paper published Monday in Nat...
06:58 am GMT
Android Headlines Score A 60% Discount On Klipsch's R5 Wireless Headphones - Woot Deals
Woot is currently discounting the Klipsch R5 Wireless Headphones, dropping the price down to just $47.99. That is a 60-percent discount, down from the regular price of $119.99. That makes this a reall...
06:42 am -04
Engadget What's on TV this week: 'Evangelion' on Netflix and 'Us' Blu-ray
Despite all the money Netflix keeps spending on new original content, the thing we're most interested in this week is a little older. Anime classic Neon Genesis Evangelion comes to the service Fr...
06:24 am GMT
Android Headlines Trump Ban Will Wipe $30 Billion From Huawei's Revenue
After weeks of maintaining firm resolve in the midst of financial uncertainty, Chinese OEM Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd quantifies its financial loss from the Trump Ban to around $30 billion.That's the...
06:01 am GMT
Android Headlines Save $60 On The Moto G7 Play - Amazon Deals
Amazon has discounted the Moto G7 Play, taking a cool $60 off of the regular price. That is also good for around 30-percent off. Bringing it down to just $139. And at that price point...
06:01 am GMT
Techcrunch Fairjungle is a modern take on corporate travel management
French startup Fairjungle wants to make it easier to book a flight or a hotel room for corporate purposes. The company just raised a $2 million funding round (1.8 million) from Thibaud Elzire, Eduardo...
05:21 am GMT
Android Headlines Buy Two Sonos PLAY:1 Speakers, Get A Free $30 Amazon Gift Card - Amazon Deals
Amazon has brought back one of its most popular deals for a pair of Sonos PLAY:1 speakers. Which includes a free $30 Amazon Gift Card with two Sonos PLAY:1 speakers for $298. Now this is...
05:09 am GMT
Android Headlines Top 7 Best Android MLS Apps & Games - 2019
Soccer is becoming more and more popular in the US, as teams from MLS (Major League Soccer) invest more and more money into acquiring players and training them. MLS managed to attract some prolific pl...
04:40 am GMT
Techcrunch Sprint is the latest telecom to offer a tracking device that uses LTE
Following in the footsteps of AT&T and Verizon*, Sprint is now offering an LTE tracker. The matchbook-sized device, simply called Tracker, provides real-time location tracking on Safe + Found app....
04:21 am GMT
Android Headlines Google Plans To Provide RCS Chat Directly To All Android Users
Google essentially sees RCS (Rich Communication Services) messaging as an Android equivalent to iMessage, and its ready to push it forward on its own, as carriers havent really been bending over backw...
04:16 am GMT
Techcrunch GuestReady raises $6M to help hosts on Airbnb and other services manage their property
GuestReady, a three-year-old service that lets shared-economy hosts manage their business on Airbnb and other rental sites, has announced a $6 million Series A round. The investment was led by existin...
03:44 am -04
Engadget Mario Kart VR comes to Southern California
Mario fans in Orange County are in luck. Mario Kart VR is in Irvine for the next stop in its US tour. The game launched on June 12th at VR Zone Portal Irvine, located at the K1 Speed entertainment cen...
03:30 am
Slashdot China Is Harvesting Organs From Detainees, Tribunal Concludes
An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: An independent tribunal sitting in London has concluded that the killing of detainees in China for organ transplants is continuing, and victims i...
02:48 am GMT
Android Headlines TiVo Launches CubiTV For Android TV To Quicken The Operator Route To Market
TiVo has now announced its CubiTV solution is expanding to Android TV.This is a solution aimed at operators and designed to make it easier for those companies to offer devices that run on the...
02:24 am PDT
BoingBoing This is an interesting way to peel garlic
As someone who makes a lot of Korean food, this is the best method for getting garlic peeled! pic.twitter.com/14GGJDQhRj— (@VPestilenZ) June 17, 2019If you've got a lot of garlic to peel, Tw...
02:23 am -04
Engadget Nintendo brings 'Dr. Mario World' to Android and iOS on July 10th
Earlier this year Nintendo announced that its Dr. Mario puzzle game would return in a new iteration for mobile devices, and now Dr. Mario World has a release date: July 10th. Set to appear on Android ...
02:03 am
Slashdot Google Is Finally Taking Charge of the RCS Rollout
Google is finally taking charge of the RCS rollout by allowing Android users in the UK and France to opt in to RCS Chat services provided directly by Google instead of waiting for their carrier to sup...
01:34 am -04
Engadget Amazon releases full-length trailer for superhero drama The Boys
Amazon has unveiled a full-length trailer for The Boys, its unsentimental, kooky look at a world where superheroes abuse their powers on the regular and it's up to mere mortals to stop them. It&#...
01:25 am
Slashdot New Deepfake Algorithm Allows You To Text-Edit the Words of a Speaker In a Video
It is now possible to take a talking-head style video, and add, delete or edit the speaker's words as simply as you'd edit text in a word processor. A new deepfake algorithm can process the audio and ...
01:19 am GMT
Android Headlines Pre-Order The Ulefone Power 6 For Only $139.99 With Coupon
Ulefones brand new big battery smartphone is now available to pre-order, the Ulefone Power 6. The device can now be pre-ordered for only $159.99, and this is actually a special price tag, which is...
12:45 am
Slashdot AT&T Cuts Another 1,800 Jobs As It Finishes Fiber-Internet Buildout
AT&T is planning to cut another 1,800 jobs from its wireline division. "Last week, AT&T declared more than 1,800 jobs nationwide as 'surplus,' meaning they are slated to be eliminated in Augus...
12:29 am GMT
Dev.To Best DEV.to Posts for Beginners: Week of June 10, 2019
One of the reasons I've been so drawn to DEV.to over other platforms is the super encouraging and helpful community that gathers here. Initially I felt like it was going to be more a place where I sat...
12:16 am GMT
Android Headlines Big Battery OUKITEL K12 Available To Pre-Order On GearBest For $239.99
The OUKITEL K12 is now available for pre-order over at GearBest. The company has announced that the phone is discounted to $239.99 during the pre-sale period, while its regular price tag is $249.99...
12:14 am -04
Engadget Apple loses bidding war for J. J. Abrams' production studio
Don't look now, but a major Hollywood upset just happened... much to the chagrin of streaming outlets. Hollywood Reporter and Deadline sources say that AT&amp;T-owned WarnerMedia is near clo...
12:05 am GMT
Techcrunch Apple TV is getting a Picture-in-Picture mode so you can watch two shows at once
Apple TV is getting a Picture-in-Picture mode that will allow users to stream two shows at the same time, TechCrunch has confirmed. The feature’s forthcoming launch was first reported by Apple n...
12:04 am GMT
Techcrunch VC Lior Susan has a big idea that seems to be working: building next-generation industrial companies
Many investors in Silicon Valley are waiting the next big platform. That’s fine with Lior Susan, a former Flex exec who in 2015 cofounded Eclipse Ventures with the legendary venture capitalist P...
12:03 am
Slashdot Microsoft's Plan To Split OS From Shell Takes Shape
An anonymous reader quotes a report from ZDNet: The latest Windows preview from the 20H1 branch, build 18917, has some hidden components that signal a future where the Windows Shell UI parts, such as ...