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HBO aired episode five of Game of Thrones’ sixth season a few days ago, which turned out to be one of the most significant episodes since the show premiered six years ago. The episode brought over a few explanations that were long overdue,...Show More Summary
A horde of news outlets reported that Japanese company ALE plans to open the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with an artificial meteor shower, but the startup told Tech Insider that's a bit premature. "Our shooting stars are intended for large-scale...Show More Summary
Our brains change as we age — this much we know. Some abilities peak in early adulthood, while others don't reach their maximum potential until approximately age 50. And while researchers have used a variety of tests to analyze different...Show More Summary
App sales come and go but one thing is certain: if you don't follow our series on paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, you'll miss the best of the bunch. We shared 10 premium apps that went on sale with you yesterday and today we're back with a fresh batch. Show More Summary
“We wanted them to comply with something and, Uber and Lyft basically said ‘no,’ and, like a toddler, stomped off.”
Wow how the time flies. It seems like only couple of weeks ago we were unveiling the film we shot at Salton Sea to launch this, our third global hacking initiative called The Hackaday Prize. What we want is to see you use those skills of yours to Build Something that Matters. Show More Summary
Regular users of Photoshop have probably come across this problem before: After you’ve straightened a photo by slightly rotating it to one side or the other, your ability to then crop the image is severely limited without having to clone in missing corners. The next version of Photoshop, however, will do that all for you. Read more...
Everyone has been talking about Slack lately. The chat app, which is primarily aimed at offices and productivity, is simple, well designed, fun to use, and powerful. Slack is also the company people were obsessed with in 2015. Whether...Show More Summary
A little more than a decade after it entered public consciousness, the drone has become a cliché of late imperial American culture. They’re everywhere: Whether in Showtime’s television series Homeland, Alex Rivera’s 2008 film Sleep Dealer, or William Gibson’s latest novel, The Peripheral, a drone’s appearance instantly signals menace. Show More Summary
If you just got yourself a shiny new Tesla and you can’t wait to test its self-driving capability, you really should remember that driverless cars aren’t quite ready for primetime yet and Tesla’s Autopilot features are still in beta....Show More Summary
At stake is nothing less than the future of curling.
You’ve probably heard us talk about landing pages a lot around here. There is a good reason for that. When executed correctly, a landing page is a powerful tool that helps you gain new subscribers, sell your products, and more. But what...Show More Summary
When Dropbox finally finished its two-and-a-half-year-long "Magic Pocket" project in October of 2015, the team paused for a quick champagne toast. And then it was right back to work. Over those two-plus years, Dropbox had designed and...Show More Summary
Researchers say 70,000 servers belonging to others also at risk.
The Hyperloop is no longer just a wild transportation dream, as several companies out there are looking to turn Elon Musk’s high-speed train concept into a commercial product. We’ve already seen demos showing the type of technology that...Show More Summary
Insiders tell us that big-data startup Domo, which burst into the public eye about a year ago with a $2 billion valuation, isn't all that it appears to be. Domo has been called an "insta-unicorn" meaning that by the time the tech world...Show More Summary
From poetry to paintings to hamburgers, Oracle v. Google has been a confusing mess. Thankfully only everything is at stake.
Everyone’s favorite safety-tie-wearing-eccentric-inventor, [Colin Furze], is back at it again, this time making a flamethrower guitar — sponsored by Intel!? As an ex-plumber, [Furze] is a master fabricator, and he’s brought many amazing mechanical inventions to life. Show More Summary