Virginia Beach soon be tethered to Bilbao, Spain, thanks to what Computerworld calls "an epic shift that will change everything." A joint initiative between Facebook, Microsoft, and an overseas telecommunications company, the 4,100-mile-plus MAREA subsea cable will be the highest-capacity cable to span the Atlantic, with an anticipated bandwidth...
The American military has added some seriously high-tech tools to its arsenal in recent years. Unfortunately, its nuclear program is still tethered to hardware that’s four decades old. Yes, the systems responsible for […]
From Gengis Khan and his Mongol commanders to jihadis hiding in the Afghan mountains, fighters have always gravitated towards elevated vantage points to better prepare for incoming enemies. Technology has changed the face of warfare but the benefits of holding the higher ground remain the same, even if it's a flying robot doing the legwork for you. Show More Summary
Syrian refugees who've lost their lives fleeing their war-torn homeland have not been forgotten. Last month, 200 floating gravestones appeared off the coast of Turkey in the Mediterranean Sea. Each one, made of styrofoam and tethered by weights, was inscribed with the name of a refugee who died while traveling to Europe. Show More Summary
Greenpoint's floating but tethered drinking vessel The Brooklyn Barge announced it will reopen for the season next Wednesday, May 25th. The bar had an abbreviated season last year, finally opening in September. [ more › ]
Justin Timberlake isn't the only artist tethering a new single to an animated film this summer: Sia has covered the Nat King Cole standard "Unforgettable" for the upcoming Finding Dory, the long-awaited sequel to the Pixar hit Finding Nemo. The "Chandelier" singer debuted her rendition of the classic Friday on Ellen; host Ellen DeGeneres...
The LG Watch Urbane LTE makes and receives calls and messages, and gets notifications without being tethered to your phone, but iPhone owners should wait for iOS compatibility.
U.S. stock prices and oil have fallen out of the lock-step relationship that dominated trading earlier this year. Can it last? Antoine Porcheret at BNP Paribas warns on Wednesday that any pause in oil prices is likely to again inflame worries about corporate credit in the energy sector, meaning that stocks and oil would likely resume their slide together. Read More »
Need some extra battery power to get your Lumia 640 XL through the day, but don't have time to sit tethered to the wall? If so, you'll want to pick up a spare battery so you can swap it in when you get low on power and get back to full again. Today, you can save $10 on the purchase, making it just $19.95. ...
Why take a dog for a walk when you can take him for a test flight? In this absurdly delightful fantasy from YouTube user ScottDW, a dog goes airborne while tethered to the leash of its joyful owner. Stick around for the equally kooky...Show More Summary
James Comey wouldn’t say if the investigation would be wrapped up by November. “I don’t tether to any particular external deadline,” he said.
Cast your mind back to 2014. Now imagine a pair of wireless headphones from that time. Most likely, you thought of an "over the head" pair of cans, like the SMS Sync, or a pair of tethered earbuds like Powerbeats. These days, the definition of "wireless" is being taken to its logical conclusion: buds not joined to each other in any way. Show More Summary
A couple of weeks go we revealed the Flyboard Air, jet-ski champion Frank Zapata's latest attempt to launch himself skyward. The Air ditches the jet ski, the hose and the tether of the original Flyboard in favor of a jet-powered board that's reported capable of a top ground speed of 150 km/h. Show More Summary
For the last decade, we've taken for granted the fact that game controllers no longer need to be tethered to your console. But if you're a classic gamer at heart, you're stuck within a limited range of the Nintendo Entertainment System. Show More Summary
PLOT: Inspired by the 16th century Italian fairytales Giambattista Basile, three interlaced tales of nearby European kingdoms offer up giant beasts, doppelgangers, ogres, witches, warlocks, virgins...all tethered to a disturbingly irrevocable...Show More Summary
Army scientists, working with officials from the NFL, have developed a wearable device that helps reduce head neck injuries.
SnapBridge is Nikon’s new Bluetooth remote control protocol & mobile “tethering” system featured in their newest DSLR the Nikon D500, as well as several of their upcoming compact cameras. In anticipation of their impending release, Nikon have now released the other half of this equation in the form of an Android app, with an iOS version [...]Show More Summary
An oft-repeated claim about the stock market this year has been: so goes crude, so goes the market. Ned Davis Research observes that lots of overseas stock ETFs have also been moving in unusually tight correlations with crude this year as well. Read More »
Don’t be the circus elephant tethered to a pole. This Passover transcend your mental limitations.
All we need is a 36,000-kilometer tether and an absurdly large budget.