Amir Yekanifard

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No CS degree? No problem, you can still build a mobile app with Semble

The world of app development may have once been a closed ecosystem, but now, you don’t have to have a computer science degree in order to create a …

20 Ways to Save Money at Costco

Hacks every shopper should know.<p>Costco is one of the best retailers out there for low prices and savings, but wouldn’t it be better if you could save …

Microsoft to Purchase LinkedIn for $26 Billion in Cash

Where large companies are concerned, there are few other technology businesses that can compete with Microsoft. A rich history combined with …

FBI says it interviewed shooting suspect about terror ties

Investigation continues into assault that killed 49.<p>In the worst mass-shooting in U.S. history, a suspected terrorist who had been investigated twice by the FBI in recent years stormed a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, shot and killed at least 49 people and injured as many as 53 others before he …

Afghanistan

World's first passenger drone cleared for testing in Nevada

The world’s first passenger drone capable of autonomously carrying a person in the air for 23 minutes has been given clearance for testing in Nevada.<p>Chinese firm Ehang, which unveiled the electric Ehang 184 passenger drone at CES in Las Vegas in January, has partnered with the Nevada Institute for …

Drones

Disturbing new site scrapes your private Facebook and informs landlords, employers

Technically Incorrect: Score Assured takes a "deep dive" into all your social-media activity, analyzes the words you use and recommends whether you'll be a good tenant or employee.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Euphemism is beautiful.<p>It …

Social Media

Walmart Canada to Stop Accepting Visa, Says Fees Too High

Walmart Canada stores will stop accepting Visa cards as the credit card provider charges merchants “unacceptably high” fees, the retailer said on …

Here's why employees at some of the biggest tech firms love their CEOs

The tech industry is home to some of the best bosses.<p>That's according to Glassdoor's 2016 Highest Rated CEOs report, which ranks CEOs based on anonymous employee feedback. While the list ranked CEOs from companies in numerous industries, including biotech, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, and …

The virtual open house is available 24/7

Open houses aren't confined to Sunday afternoons anymore. In fact, these open houses don't even require stepping through the front door.<p>Real estate marketing has caught an early virtual-reality buzz, with some homes bought sight-unseen after property walk-throughs done while lounging in bed.<p>"When …

Virtual Reality

Gorilla Cracks Glass Window At Zoo After Little Girl Beats Chest

A young girl playfully beat her chest at a silverback gorilla at the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, Nebraska. Moments later, the gorilla charged, smashed …

Gorillas

These Are the Most Expensive Car Brands to Maintain

It's not just what you pay to roll it off the lot. It's what you pay to keep it rolling, period.<p>YourMechanic.com has a great look at something everyone should consider when buying a car—how much it'll cost to maintain. The site, which specializes helping people find mechanics who can come to …

Average Cost

Google DeepMind Researchers Developing A.I. Kill Switch, Just In Case

After dominating Lee Sedol at the strategy game Go, Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo A.I. is setting its sights on human extermination and world domination. That isn’t entirely true, but researchers at DeepMind along with University of Oxford scientists aren’t taking any chances with the possible monster …

Artificial Intelligence