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Ruport Murdoch reportedly sold $125 million in Theranos stock for just $1 (NWSA)

Rupert Murdoch has sold his $125 million stake in beleaguered blood testing startup Theranos, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Citing a source familiar with the deal, the Wall Street Journal says the company bought back Murdoch's shares for just $1. Show More Summary

A shocking new study just disproved the 130-year-old theory about where dinosaurs came from

A study, recently published in Nature, is the first to seriously question dinosaur evolution. Where and when did the first dinosaurs appear on Earth? For the last 130 years, scientists thought dinosaurs evolved 230 million years ago on an ancient continent called Gondwana. Show More Summary

It looks like the writing is on the wall for traditional TV

Even as the smartphone has exploded in popularity, the television has remained the most viewed screen in most Americans’ lives. As this chart from Statista shows, though, its grip is starting to loosen. According to the most recent Total...Show More Summary

InXile’s Brian Fargo to retire after Wasteland 3 is done in 2019

Wasteland 3 will be Brian Fargo’s swan song. The CEO of InXile Entertainment and the founder of Interplay told Eurogamer he plans to retire after the post-apocalyptic game ships in 2019. “I think some relaxation is in order,” Fargo said in an email to GamesBeat. “I’ve been on the front lines reinventing myself for almost […]

Tricks to get more iPhone storage space

Do you wish you had more free space on your iPhone? Here are some tips to free it up.        

Google To Distrust Symantec Certificates

Google announced that Symantec's certificate validation processes are inadequate, and as such, it will begin to gradually distrust Symantec's certificates. The browser vendor will also stop recognizing the CA's EV certificates "effective immediately."

Samsung announces LTE version of Gear S3 Classic smartwatch

If the Gear S3 Frontier isn't your style, there's good news: Samsung is adding LTE to the Classic variant.

Theranos Offers Shares for Promise Not to Sue the Company

A deal approved by Theranos’s board would give investors who pledge not to sue the battered blood-testing company some shares from founder Elizabeth Holmes’s personal stake.

Amazon Defeats IRS in Tax-Court Case

Amazon.com prevailed over the Internal Revenue Service in a more-than-$1.5 billion dispute over the online retailer’s transactions with a Luxembourg subsidiary.

Hackers still threaten a remote wipe of iPhones, despite Apple’s statement

After news had emerged earlier this week that a hacker group called Turkish Crime Family (TCF) is holding millions of Apple ID accounts for ransom, Apple said that its servers and databases were not hacked. Instead, the company saidShow More Summary

Lionsgate’s gaming division has a hell of a good day with Power Rangers launch

Lionsgate is a movie and TV studio known for films like Twilight and The Hunger Games. But now it’s also getting a reputation in games. And today, the company had a “helluva good day,” according to game chief Peter Levin. Today, the company and its partners released Power Rangers: Legacy Wars, a mobile game based […]

Samsung shows off new Gear S3 concept designs, including a hybrid smart pocket watch [WTF]

3 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Samsung has teamed up with renowned watch designer, Yvan Arpa, to show off three concept watches based on the Gear S3 at Baselword 2017. One of them is a Gear S3 smart pocket watch hybrid. No, it's not April yet.

5 of the Best Image Optimization Plugins for WordPress

Using high-resolution images that are unnecessarily large in file size can slow down your website, causing a potential loss of users. Optimising your images is one of the quickest ways to provide a better user experience by reducing the load times of your website pages. Show More Summary

Archer’s new season will have a hidden storyline found with a smartphone app

The eighth season of the animated TV comedy Archer will include a hidden storyline that can be discovered by using a companion smartphone app.

Australian Climate Change Authority Members Quit, Blaming Government 'Right Wing Anti-Science Extremists’

John Quiggin and Danny Price have resigned from the Climate Change Authority, with Quiggin speaking out against the lack of Government interest in the advice the authority has to offer, and "right wing anti-science activists" within both the media and the government itself. More »      

Can an IBM Watson-powered chat tool multiply companies’ best brains?

Seventy-one percent of enterprises now use three or more clouds, according to RightScale’s 2016 State of the Cloud Report. Add SaaS applications and “shadow clouds” to those, and they now have sprawl that can only be reigned in with automation, according to Justin Youngblood (pictured), vice president of hybrid cloud management at IBM Corp. Show More Summary

Yellow fever decimating howler monkeys in Brazil

3 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Howler monkeys fill the forests in which they live with a deep guttural roar. If you've ever heard a group sounding off, you'd be forgiven for thinking the monster of your childhood nightmares was lurking not far away. In a particular...Show More Summary

How Everette Taylor went from a homeless college dropout to chief marketing officer at Skurt

There are roughly 58,000 homeless students on college campuses in the United States (according to the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth [NAEHCY] and Free Application for Federal Student Aid [FAFSA]). Show More Summary

Resident Evil 7’s making documentary reveals scrapped breathing mechanic

Starting today, Capcom is offering fans the chance to uncover the secrets behind the development of the latest entry in the hit survival horror series, Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. The Making of Resident Evil 7 series features never-before-seen footage and interviews with key development team members as they explore the origins of 2017’s scariest gaming […]

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