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New meme tells you what kids these days are REALLY texting about

Kids these days, what are they like? With their YouTubing and their bit-pennies. Luckily the internet is here to explain.<p>Internet users have been …

Humans and machines will work together, sooner than later

In the future, could your colleague be a robot?<p>There's a good chance the answer is "yes," according to a survey of 3,800 business leaders.<p>A new report from Dell, out Tuesday, reveals that 82 percent of those surveyed predict humans and robots will work together on teams within five years. The …

Artificial Intelligence

An electric Harley-Davidson is coming in 2019

Harley-Davidson, the American motorcycle manufacturer famous for its loud burbling, popping engine sounds, plans to release its first electric motorcycle within the next 18 months.<p>An electric motorcycle will, of course, not make burbling or popping noises. Instead it's more likely to emit a …

Motorcycles

Ford wants to patent a driverless police car that ambushes lawbreakers using artificial intelligence

Imagine a police car that issues tickets without even pulling you over.<p>What if the same car could use artificial intelligence to find good hiding spots to catch traffic violators and identify drivers by scanning license plates, tapping into surveillance cameras and wirelessly accessing government …

Artificial Intelligence

Humble is selling Rockstar Games on the cheap to save the rainforest

Want a way to pick up a bulk of Rockstar Games' back catalog and help a good cause? Then head over to Humble where donating $1 or more will get you <i>Grand Theft Auto III</i>, <i>GTA: Vice City</i> and the grisly stealth game <i>Manhunt</i>. Bumping up your pledge to $8.13 adds <i>Bully: Scholarship Edition</i>, <i>GTA IV</i>, <i>GTA: San</i> …

Face ID now can be used for Family Sharing purchases with iOS 11.3

It’s been an active day of developments for iOS on the fate of the operating system, the failure of one of its core apps and, now, Apple’s need to …

AI in the court: When algorithms rule on jail time

CLEVELAND (AP) — The centuries-old process of releasing defendants on bail, long the province of judicial discretion, is getting a major assist ... …

A Chinese satellite just used quantum cryptography to make an unhackable video call between Beijing and Vienna

The feat marks another milestone for the satellite, officially called Quantum Experiments at Space Scale (QESS)<p>The Chinese “Micius” satellite has …

Google is using AI to predict flight delays

Flight delay alerts are helpful, but they usually depend on airlines notifying you in a timely fashion... and they're not always quick on the draw. Google, however, is happy to fill that gap. It's updating its Flights feature with not only explanations for delays, but predictions. Its machine …

Nuro’s self-driving vehicle is a grocery-getter and errand-runner

Not every self-driving car has to be able to move passengers from point A to point B. Take, for example, Nuro: The startup just revealed their unique autonomous vehicle platform, which is more of a mobile small logistics platform than a self-driving car.<p>The company, which has been working away in …

These planes could jet you around the world at hypersonic speed

Commercial airliners haven’t broken the sound barrier since the Concorde was retired in 2003. But now some aerospace firms hope to usher in a new era of supersonic air travel. Boom Supersonic, for one, plans to build 1,451-mile-per-hour planes that would be able to make the trip from New York to …

Aviation

Foldable Samsung phone for 2018 could have a folding display

Samsung is full steam ahead on making a foldable Galaxy phone. Although it isn't clear if that means the screen itself could fold -- there are other ways to make a phone "foldable" -- we now know that foldable displays are a major part of Samsung's mobile strategy.<p>The company said in its earnings …

Samsung

Amazon patents wristband that tracks warehouse workers' movements

Amazon has patented designs for a wristband that can precisely track where warehouse employees are placing their hands and use vibrations to nudge them in a different direction.<p>The concept, which aims to streamline the fulfilment of orders, adds another layer of surveillance to an already …

San Francisco

Beak is a new smart home hub armed with an IR blaster to control air conditioners and more

Adding smartphone control to all of the devices in our home doesn’t require replacing everything, at least not according to a new smart hub called Beak. Armed with an IR blaster, Z-Wave and a long list of compatible gadgets, the hub can turn just about any home appliance from air conditioners to …

SNES Classic Edition Sales Hit 4 Million Units

Nintendo's mini-console reaches a new global sales milestone.<p>Worldwide sales of Super NES Classic Edition have reached four million units.<p>Nintendo …

Elon Musk has sold all his flamethrowers

The fire sale is over<p>The definition of “late capitalism,” as far as I can tell, is all around us. It’s in the trees (which produce the fruits that wind up in your monthly-issued Juicero packs), in the water (pods, that is, which you pop into a <i>different</i> machine on your countertop), and even in the …

Meet The CEO Making Sure You Never Need To Type A Password Again

In 2017, the global average cost of a data breach reached $3.2 million, representing a 10% decrease from the year prior. Additionally, the average cost associated to each lost or stolen record of sensitive or confidential information fell from $158 in 2016 to $141 in 2017.<p>Yet, while cyber security …

Information Systems

Elon Musk's flamethrowers sold out, will come with free gift

<i><br>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It's the gadget no one wants to be seen without.<p>Especially in our perilous times.<p>Ever since it was launched last Saturday, Elon Musk's Boring Company flamethrower has become the talk of, well, the …

Tesla

Blue Planet fans can now stay under the sea on Airbnb

Those seeking to fulfill a <i>Little Mermaid</i> fantasy needn’t look further than Airbnb. The BBC underwater exploration show <i>Blue Planet</i> is hosting a competition on the home-sharing site that will let two lucky winners stay on a deep-sea vessel in Cape Eleuthera.<p>The listing touts the area as “one of the …

‘Robotic Habitats’ imagines a self-sustaining AI ecosystem

As artificial intelligence advances at an unprecedented pace, we tend to see its arrival in emotional terms -- usually, either excitement or fear. But Noumena, a collective of designers, engineers and architects, is looking at AI and robots more practically. What form will they take, how will they …

11 of the Most Elite Travel Destinations For Wine Lovers

Visit these exclusive spots from Australia to South Africa, and you'll be the envy of oenophiles everywhere.<p>You don’t have to own your own winery …

13 Reasons to Put Flying Private on Your Bucket List

Dare to dream.<p>Flight delays, missed connections, long TSA lines, crowded airports, badly behaved seatmates... all the indignities and frustrations of …

Bravo TV

These Resort Villas Have Their Own Water Slides Into Crystal-Clear Sea and We Are *Dead*

Currently revising our bucket lists.<p>If some day you find yourself in the glorious Maldives, sailing down a water slide into turquoise waters below — …

This New Beer Hotel Has a Hot Tub Full of IPA... and a Fridge in the Shower

Bottoms up.<p>If you love beer and travel — and combine your two passions whenever possible — your dreams are all coming true.<p>That's because a craft …

Bravo TV

5 Fairytale Castles You Can Actually Get Married In

Party like royals... at least for a day.<p>If you always dreamed that your wedding would be a fairytale fit for a princess... you're going to want to …

6 Castles Even Your Broke Ass Can Book for Vacation (From $20!)

Talking to you, princess.<p>Now that <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> just had its dazzling world premiere, you probably have castles on the brain. The good news is …

How to Fly in 8 of the World's Best Business- and First-Class Airplane Seats, From $137 (Really)

The trick is knowing the most epic cabins with the shortest routes.<p>We all want to enjoy the finer things in life, and when it comes to airlines, that …

Bravo TV

Reddit CEO confesses to editing comments that insulted him

Like a lot of forums, the moderators at Reddit have the freedom to ban or allow whatever post or account they deem unsuitable. But Reddit CEO Steve Huffman went a step beyond that recently when he directly meddled with comments that were critical of him. Instead of "fuck Spez" (Spez is his Reddit …

Internet

Ketchup, Protein Bars; 12 Foods That Shouldn’t Be In Your Kitchen And Why

Ketchup, Protein Bars; 12 Foods That Shouldn’t Be In Your Kitchen And Why<p>Some foods might sound healthy or easily accessible but that does not mean …