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Colossal 128TB SD cards could soon be on the way

The latest iteration of the popular SD memory card standard, the SD Express, could see future cards come with enough storage capacity to hold a lifetime’s worth of memories in high definition.<p>The SD Association, a group of nearly 900 companies that come together to prescribe SD memory card …

Memory Card

Here's How to Charge Your Phone to Save The Battery, According to Science

Be smart about it.<p>Yes, we know. Our smartphone batteries are bad because they barely last a day.<p>But it's partially our fault because we've been …

Tech Trends

6 Things You Should Never Say in a Meeting Even If You're In a Salty Mood

You can ruin the mood.<p>Meetings are making a comeback, at least if my visits to several companies lately are any indication. They have now become brainstorming sessions, working meetings (laptops open and at the ready), and a time to build relationships. They are way more interactive than I recall …

Commuting

Lego's Voltron Set Is the Giant Brick Robot of Our Dreams

We’ve been quivering with anticipation ever since Lego officially confirmed it would be adding Voltron—the universe’s premiere lion-based defender—to …

Lego

Tesla Model 3 Will Be a "Rude Awakening" for Elon Musk Doubters

He's feeling it.<p>T esla CEO Elon Musk felt the pressure during the company’s shareholder meeting in early June when some shareholders demanded him to …

Tesla

75-Year-Old Man Doubled The Power Of His VW Golf R

We can only hope we'll be as cool and laid-back as this guy when we'll be in our seventies.<p>Looks can be deceiving as what may seem like a fairly …

Guise

Mitch McConnell Is Mad People are Highlighting His Shameless Hypocrisy

To hear Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tell it, the clear victim of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s resignation isn’t women or LGBTQ …

Republicans

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Smacks Down Rep. Jim Jordan in Tense Exchange

“It's not personal,” the conservative lawmaker said while repeatedly forcing Rosenstein to defend himself and the Department of Justice in a fiery …

Donald Trump

How I’m getting richer every day: 4 ways to increase wealth

I’m not hungry for money. Compared to several years ago, when I had less money, I still have the same life.<p>I wake up, drink my freshly brewed coffee, …

Personal Finance

The Best Factory Customer Race Cars

Want to go racing? These are the factory-built cars for you.<p>Customer racing programs have been around for awhile, but recently more and more manufacturers have begun to offer turn-key racing versions of their street cars for customers to buy and use on track. Here are some of your favorites.

Sports Cars

Thousands of Swedish citizens have adopted biochips over wallets

Biohacking is as lively as ever in Sweden, with thousands of citizens now opting for surgically implanted microchips to access their personal …

Personal Information

Trump appears to make up a conversation with steel company executive

When Donald Trump lashed out at “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon the other day, the president referred to a call the host purportedly made to the …

Donald Trump

McLaren 600LT: Meet the Ultimate Sport Series

Can this limited edition, 592-horsepower lightweight Sport Series be as fast as the big brother 720S? Those top-exit exhausts say yes.<p>You knew this was coming. Introducing the McLaren 600LT, the long-tail, more-horsepower top-dog cousin of the McLaren 570S. And while McLaren will continue to keep …

Sports Cars

Boeing’s Proposed Hypersonic Plane Is Really, Really Fast

Aviation enthusiasts yearning for ultra-fast, ultra-sleek intercontinental transportation—rather than 18-hour flights on stuffed-to-the gills …

Aviation

'Canadians Are Livid' About Trump And Are Hitting Back By Boycotting U.S. Goods

In a large, brightly lit grocery store in Canada's capital Ottawa, Scott Chamberlain smoothly navigates his shopping cart through the produce section, looking for ingredients to make chili. He snaps up a bag of red peppers, clearly stamped "Product of Canada." But the only onions available are from …

Donald Trump

Skyscrapers could soon generate their own power, thanks to see-through solar cells

Lance Wheeler looks at glassy skyscrapers and sees untapped potential. Houses and office buildings, he says, account for 75% of electricity use in …

Clean Energy

The 2019 Audi A1 Is A Pissed-Off Little Hatchback That Looks Like Tons Of Fun

The 2019 Audi A1 is the second generation of Audi’s tiniest hatchback, now with more interior space, more tech and—most importantly—a meaner look. It …

Tesla’s new Model 3 assembly line inside a ‘tent’ is ‘way better’ and cheaper than other line, says Elon Musk

Tesla’s new Model 3 general assembly line at the Fremont factory is creating a small controversy in the Tesla community because it is being built inside a building that appears to be a tent, which is not standard in the industry.<p>CEO Elon Musk has now commented on the project and said that the new …

First up-close look at Tesla solar roof tiles

Tesla is slowly ramping up installations of its solar roof tiles and we got to see a few final product from customer installations in the last few months, but never a close look at the actual tiles and their connection system – until now.<p>After unveiling the solar tiles, CEO Elon Musk said that …

Ireland votes by landslide to legalise abortion

Leo Varadkar vows legal terminations by end of year after huge vote for change<p>Ireland has voted by a landslide to legalise abortion in a stunning outcome that marks a dramatic defeat for the Catholic church’s one-time domination of the Republic.<p>The Irish electorate voted by 1,429,981 votes to …

Leo Varadkar

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Horner: Verstappen needs to stop making errors after Monaco crash

Red Bull boss Christian Horner says that Max Verstappen "needs" to stop making mistakes, after the Dutchman blew his chances in the Monaco Grand Prix …

Dodge Challenger Demon ad turns into best electric vehicle advertising yet

Automakers currently don’t spend a lot of money advertising their electric vehicles and Fiat Chrysler is certainly guilty of it.<p>But one of their ads for the new Dodge Challenger Demon actually turned out to be one of the best ads for electric vehicles that we have seen to date.<p>An interesting study …

2 Books That Will Change Your Mindset And Business (That You've Probably Never Heard Of)

There are lots of books out there that everyone has read. There are others which are slightly less known, but that are written by some of the best practitioners in the world.<p><i>"If you read what everyone else is reading, you'll think like everyone else thinks."</i>--Ryan Holiday<p>Like many people who read …

lifechanging

Bendable concrete, with a design inspired by seashells, can make US infrastructure safer and more durable

Spring construction season is underway, and many tons of concrete will be used in the coming months. Unfortunately, concrete is a brittle material: …

Exclusive: Tesla flies in new battery production line for Gigafactory

FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Inc has flown six planes full of robots and equipment from Europe to California in an unusual, high-stakes effort to speed up battery production for its Model 3 electric sedan, people familiar with the matter told Reuters this week.<p>Transporting equipment …

Astronomers Just Zoomed Stunningly Close to The Event Horizon of Our Galaxy's Black Hole

Wowowowow.<p>Telescopes around the world have joined forces to try to provide us with our first photograph of a black hole. That's still a few months …

Black Holes

Monaco Grand Prix sees added glam as sunseekers strip down to watch red-hot race from roofs

FORMULA 1 and sunbathing made for the perfect day for Monaco residents.<p>As Lewis Hamilton and Co whizzed around the road circuit, they were watched by …

The Milky Way galaxy may be much bigger than we thought

New research suggests our galactic home spans a distance of 200,000 light-years.<p>It's no secret that the Milky Way is big, but new research shows that it may be much bigger than we ever imagined.<p>The research, described May 7 in the journal "Astronomy & Astrophysics," indicates that our spiral …

Milky Way Galaxy

Amazon Just Did Something Brilliant to Increase Its Profits (And Why You Should Copy It)

This one decision increased Amazon's revenue by over a billion dollars. Steal a page out of their playbook and increase your profit margin by 15% or more today.<p>In a letter to shareholders in April, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared, for the first time ever, the total number of Amazon Prime members (100 …

Business Strategy