Science denial has real, societal consequences. Denial of the link between HIV and AIDS led to more than 330,000 premature deaths in South Africa. Denial of the link between smoking and cancer has caused millions of premature deaths....Show More Summary
If you’re a non-magical being, you might think your chances of becoming invisible are slim to nil. But don’t jump to conclusions just yet: Researchers are now claiming to have developed a portable system that can make small objects, like your keys or pet lizard, disappear from sight. Read more...
Videos are the best way to express pretty much anything, however, video format support is limited on most devices and services. You can’t just play an HD camcorder AVCHD video on a standard Smartphone. The good news is, converting video format is actually quite easy and doesn’t take much time either. Show More Summary
There are plenty of smart devices out there in the market, ranging from smartwatches to smartphones and even smart cars and smart homes. The thing is, who would have thought that the world of wearables would see the inclusion of yetShow More Summary
You can toggle a lot of settings from off to on and back again, including one that makes toggle state more visible. By default on the Apple Watch, thanks to its iOS heritage, the difference between "on" and "off" for a lot of options in settings is little more than what side the switch it on and whether it's green or not. Show More Summary
Whether your tastes turn to real time or turn-based strategy games, you're bound for challenge. Here's a roundup of some of the best you can get for the Mac. Strategy games have always had an important place in the pantheon of Mac games. Show More Summary
If you want an external drive that's easy to carry, a new SSD option from OWC packs more capacity and more punch than you might expect. We've previously written about the OWC Envoy Pro mini, a thumbdrive with desktop SSD performance....Show More Summary
Owners of Samsung's new flagship smartphone are complaining of a RAM management bug which causes apps to be refreshed when multitasking, which in turn causes background apps to lose their content.
One of the hacks from our Disrupt NY Hackathon already has a customer: in less than 24 hours, Gruberie set up a site, built an app, and convinced a local diner to install Gimbal beacons so they could test their service in the real world. Read More
Information is far more accessible when presented visually, according to a recent blog post by Scott Hemmeter, CEO and founder of Arrowpointe, which is why the company created Geopointe.
ROME (Reuters) - Nearly 4,500 migrants were plucked from boats off the coast of Libya over the weekend and 10 bodies were recovered, Italy's coast guard and navy said, in what looked to be the biggest rescue mission of its kind so far...Show More Summary
Writing a dating profile is much like writing an article or a novel — if I haven't grabbed you by now, you've already swiped left and clicked to the next best thing to read. On Saturday, author and editor Dave Eggers helped San Franciscans...Show More Summary
Link building is important to build authority to your website, however, it’s important that it’s done the right way to build authority and add value. There will come a point that you have a handful of awesome link building profiles and you can leverage them to add more juice to every single one of them. For example, in one of […]
If you saw someone pushing an office chair through New York’s financial district this weekend chances are it was this guy: developer Joe Heenan, who’s just shown off a neat hardware hack aimed at improving office workers’ posture here at the Disrupt NY Hackathon. Read More
This week the MPAA opened applications for a new round of research grants, hoping the result will be "pro-copyright" academic papers. In an email leaked in the Sony hack the movie industry group further says it's looking for pro-copyright scholars who they can cultivate for further public advocacy. Show More Summary
The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is the phone to have if you want to stand out from a crowd of nondescript slabs. Featuring a sleek aluminum frame and a mirror-smooth glass back, the S6 Edge looks and feels truly premium. And we're giving it away!
Establishing a permanent colony of humans on Mars is not an option. It's a necessity. At least, that's what some of the most innovative, intelligent minds of our age — Buzz Aldrin, Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk, Bill Nye, and Neil deGrasse Tyson — are saying. Show More Summary
According to a new report Facebook is courting some of the biggest news outlets on the planet to convince them to start hosting their content directly on Facebook. This would mean that users wouldn’t have to click through to the news outlet’s website and instead their time on Facebook would increase. Show More Summary
It has been a very long time since Microsoft, or any other OEM for that matter, released a full-fledged flagship smartphone powered by Windows Phone. However Microsoft has kept the momentum going with several mid-range and low-end devices...Show More Summary
When it comes to LEGO, basically, your imagination is the limit – although having enough cash to pick up all of the different kinds of LEGO bricks too, would go a long way. How about having a different kind of LEGO bricks that might just help you come up with some really, really cool creations? What you see above is known as the Build Upons, where it would be more...