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Floyd Mayweather comes out of retirement, tells Conor McGregor 'let’s get it on in June'

Mayweather insists he’s “the A side” of the fight, a note UFC president Dana White has questioned in the past.<p>Undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather announced on Saturday that he has come out of retirement to fight UFC light heavyweight champion Conor McGregor. A date for the mega fight has …

Boxing

Lightning Motorcycles working on electric bike that could go 500 miles per charge

Each year, as people work to become less dependent on fossil fuels, the number of all-electric vehicles increases. However, limited range prevents …

Los Angeles

EPA criticizes EPA in news release hailing Pruitt's confirmation

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Environmental Protection Agency welcomed its new leader with an unusual news release Friday that occasionally took aim at itself.<p>Scott Pruitt, who has questioned human connectivity to climate change, was confirmed by the Senate Friday in a partisan vote. Pruitt himself has …

Scott Pruitt

Spied: Lincoln Continental Prototype Looks a Lot Like the Concept

Our closest look yet at Lincoln's new flagship sedan.<p>Our spy photographers recently spotted a Lincoln Continental prototype out testing, and for the most part, it looks quite similar to the concept we saw at the New York auto show earlier this year. Minus the graphic wrap, this prototype gives us a …

Lincoln Continental

Learning About the Gig Economy

Today the freelance economy, also known as the “gig economy,” is thriving. According to the latest study of the modern workplace, at least 1 in 3 Americans is a freelancer. With room for growth, no shortage of opportunities and the ability to decide when, where and how to work, the gig economy …

10 Words Every Girl Should Learn

<i>Editor's Note: This article updated from original, which appeared in Role Reboot.</i><p><i>"Stop interrupting me."</i><p><i>"I just said that."</i><p><i>"No explanation needed."</i><p>In …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of October 26, 2015)

During this big news week, the U.S. Congress elected Paul Ryan as the new House speaker, President Barack Obama ordered forces into Syria, China abandoned its longstanding one-child policy, the Republican presidential candidates jousted in their third debate and the World Series kicked off with a …

Tips for Pre-Planning City Photography When Travelling

You have finally arrived. After all the planning and decisions you are in one of the most beautiful places in the world. You have rested, and now …

First lady addresses inaugural Native American youth summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama on Thursday told hundreds of Native American youths that they are all precious and sacred and that "each of you was put on this earth for a reason."<p>"Each of you has something that you're destined to do, whether that's raising a beautiful family, whether that's …

United States

IBM’s 7nm chip breakthrough points to smaller, faster processors

To go below 10nm, you need something more than just silicon<p>It's usually Intel that leads the way with the latest processor innovations, but today an IBM-led consortium has leapt ahead by announcing it has produced the world's first functional 7nm node test chips. The most advanced commercial CPUs …

Quantum Computing

Regret: Facing, Feeling and Healing the Heartache of Lost Possibilities

A friend and colleague, recently turned 40, shared the following sentiment, "I have now reached the age when I experience regret. And it sucks."<p>There, he said it. Just like that. I remember the relief I felt, hearing someone speak this out loud. Not whitewashing the experience with something like, …

Positive Thinking

You should be using these browser extensions to keep yourself safe online

The invention of the internet made it easy to do amazing things online, like buying junk in a single click, but unfortunately that also came with consequences, like companies being able track your every move as you browse.<p>You might not know it, but every website you visit is using one or more …

Information Systems

WeWork Partners With Chase To Offer Discounted Commerce Services To Members

WeWork, the NYC tech darling valued at $5 billion, has today officially announced a partnership with Chase to offer WeWork members discounted rates and premium customer service with Chase Commerce services (called Paymentech).<p>Members who set up commerce services for their businesses can bring in …

Customer Service

BitTorrent Bleep adds clever ephemeral messaging features and launches its first iOS app

BitTorrent’s P2P messenger app, Bleep, today launches on iOS. It’s also getting a nifty new feature to make your chats more private.<p>In case you’re not familiar, BitTorent first unveiled Bleep in late 2013 with the pitch of a messenger that works without the need for a centralized server or cloud. …

Here's Where You're Going to Find the Best Schools in the World

Asian countries claimed the top five spots in a global math-and-science-education ranking administered by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation …

Hong Kong

WLTM Bumble – A dating app where women call the shots

Tinder has changed the way we meet, but is increasingly proving a turn-off for female users sick of the misogyny it attracts. Now a new generation of app developers is fighting back<p>It’s 4am on a Tuesday when my phone pings. Still in the depths of sleep, I reach out and grab it, knocking a cold cup …

Relationships

Tech Q&A: Parents’ PCs, gadget donations, buggy phones and more

Want to know the best ways to fix PCs remotely, tips for donating gadgets, and solutions for buggy phones and tablets? Then read this article.<p><b>Best site to get good airline ticket prices</b><p><b>Q.</b> I'm planning my family’s European vacation and I need to find cheap flights for six kids and two adults. There …

Android Phones

Kitchenbowl Raises $1M To Help Users Create Easy-To-Follow, GIF-Heavy Recipes

Okay, I’ll admit it: I don’t cook much, and when I do, it’s usually something simple like eggs or pasta. I’d like to be more adventurous, I swear, but every time I try to follow a fancy recipe, I always end up covered in sweat and/or tears.<p>That’s why I’m eager to try out recipes from a startup …

Startups

Online Learning Service Platzi Wants To Teach You Useful Tech Skills

A couple of things about online learning service Platzi immediately set it apart from the other companies in Y Combinator’s latest batch. First, it is from Latin America — Colombia to be precise. Second, it is profitable. That’s right, it’s already making money.<p>Online learning is hardly a new …

Online Learning

The Winklevoss twins tell us why they believe Bitcoin will come to dominate global finance

In person, the 6-foot-5, 33-year-old, Olympic-rowers-turned-technology-entrepreneurs are just about distinguishable. But when speaking over a crackling, transatlantic Skype line, they are nearly impossible to tell apart.<p>The twins are gearing up for the launch of their latest project, a super-secure …

Bitcoin

Inside the Porsche factory at Zuffenhausen

Ahead of this week's annual press conference, the media was allowed to tour the Porsche factory in Stuttgart. Take a look inside the place where the beloved sports cars are made.<p>Ahead of this week's annual press conference, the media was allowed to tour the Porsche factory in Stuttgart. Take a look …

Tesla

CAFE Credits For Safer Cars, Tesla P85D Delivered Quickly, 2015 BMW i8 Video Road Test: Today's Car News

Today we've got a proposal from an auto industry trade group that wants to give carmakers extra fuel-economy credits for building safer cars, a …

Los Angeles

Could DreamCheaper Become The Hotel Booking Industry’s Most Hated Startup?

Berlin-based DreamCheaper, which has been operating fairly stealthily until now, could soon become the hotel booking industry’s most hated startup. It operates a service that aims to ensure you never overpay for a hotel room again, even if you (miraculously) get the best deal available at the time …

Hospitality

Experts: Ferguson must move quickly to rebuild public trust

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The federal government's withering report on the Ferguson Police Department issued a stern mandate to city leaders: Reform your law-enforcement practices and rebuild relations with the black community.<p>It won't be swift or simple, particularly if the same police chief is in charge …

Justice

One of gaming's most used engines is now free

<i>Created in Unreal Engine 4</i><p>Game development is expensive. It's not a question of the tools costing too much; game engines like Unity and GameMaker Studio offer free versions, and paid versions aren't far out of reach. That's a recent development, though. When the last generation of game consoles …

How to make a million dollars on Etsy — buy from Alibaba and run your store like eBay

Online marketplace Etsy is known as a place to buy home-made items, clothing, artworks, and jewelry created by individuals or produced in limited runs by small businesses. But not everyone using the site ascribes to this folksy philosophy. Others, such as Alicia Shaffer, are using Etsy like eBay, …

eCommerce

This plain white Bronco is a Raptor in OJ's clothing

Bronco body. Raptor engine, frame, and suspension. And interior. One hundred percent awesome.<p>Okay, so if you saw an OJ-style white Ford Bronco tooling around on Raptor wheels and tires, you probably wouldn't think anything of it, right?<p>Sure, any Ford fan could swap on some take-off wheels and tires …

Classic Cars

Sony opens pre-orders for its $840 Google Glass alternative

Google might have shelved its Glass project for now, but its rapid about-face doesn't mean that its peers have given up on their own augmented reality goggle projects. Sony today made a developer version of its Google Glass-esque SmartEyeglass available for pre-order, before it goes on sale in the …

Google Glass

OpenStreetMap Adds Directions, Hopes You'll Visit

OpenStreetMap is a hidden gem – a free, open-source alternative to Google Maps – and it’s just got a little more sparkle. It’s added the option to get A-to-B directions straight from its homepage.<p>Lots of third-party apps and services have powered their directions using OpenStreetMap data for some …