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Germany targets migrants from North Africa

BERLIN — As Germans try to come to terms with the bloodiest attack on their country in decades, their government is focusing on toughening the …

DC restaurant won't put Trump in presidential mural

Mama Ayesha’s restaurant Washington, D.C.'s Adams Morgan neighborhood does not plan on painting President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump …

Donald Trump

Report: Online booking security gaps allow hackers to steal free flights

IT security researchers have uncovered a gap that allows hackers to take plane tickets from customers who booked and paid online, German media …

Tesla's next Supercharger could charge electric cars in mere seconds

When it comes to electric vehicles becoming the norm, many people scoff at the idea of having to plug in their cars and wait around for the batteries …

Tesla

Game on! The best board games of 2016

Here's what hit our tabletops most in 2016.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games. Check out our complete board gaming coverage …

Star Trek

Google: Our job to help remove hate and harmful content

Matt Brittin, the head of Google's Europe, Middle East and Africa business has acknowledged that Google has a role to play in removing hateful or harmful content from the internet.<p>He told BBC Radio 4's Today programme they can't rely on algorithms to solve things but says that the company tries …

Middle East

Watch a Tesla predict a car crash 2 vehicles ahead

Dash cam footage from a Tesla shows the car's autopilot function predicting a car accident before anyone saw it coming.<p>In the clip, first uploaded to …

Watch Free, Legal Online Movies & TV Shows at Viewster

Viewster - Free, Legal Movies & TV Shows<p>Viewster Lets You Watch Free, Legal Online Movies & Shows<p>Updated April 03, 2018<p>Viewster is a legal free …

Entertainment

Sphere is a Lens That Turns Your DSLR Into a 360-Degree Camera

Sphere is a new lens that’s designed to turn any DSLR camera into a 360-degree camera. It captures a full 360-degree view horizontally and a …

New research argues legal marijuana is the answer to traffic fatalities in the US

Marijuana advocates say weed is a natural miracle drug that can relieve pain and much more. But rarely do they advance the argument that marijuana saves lives by preventing traffic accidents. Now they will.<p>A study conducted at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health found a reduction …

Cannabis

French village becomes home to the world's first solar panel road

The village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France, is taking solar panelling from the roof to the street. The town says it's just unveiled the …

Futuristic power plant complex generates clean power through wind, solar and geothermal energy

A newly designed futuristic power plant complex, EXOSPHERE, pioneers a unique paradigm for sustainable buildings in the Dominican Republic. Four wind …

Renewable Energy

Swipe right? 'Toilet paper' for smartphones trialled in Japanese airport bathrooms

Japan has taken its reputation for hygiene up another notch with the introduction of “toilet paper” for smartphones inside toilets at Narita international airport.<p>In a new take on the meaning of public convenience, users are invited to pull off a piece of paper from a dispenser next to the regular …

Japan

Flying Timelapse Technology Is Here to Change Aerial Photography Forever

Brian Bloss' new technique makes timelapses in impossible places possible.<p>Timelapse photography is reaching literal new heights thanks to an experimental technique filmmaker Brian Bloss has developed over the last year and a half. In a new video called <i>Aerialapse</i>, Bloss combines timelapse with …

Germany to force Facebook, Google and Twitter to act on hate speech

Germany is to consider new laws that would force social media platforms such as Facebook and search engines such as Google to take a more active role in policing illegal hate speech on their sites.<p>Measures considered by Angela Merkel’s coalition government include forcing companies to set up clear …

Internet

Seismometer phone app detects quakes

The researchers behind an app that turns a smartphone into an earthquake detector say they have been thrilled by the take-up and performance of their citizen science network.<p>MyShake was launched for Android devices in February and has now been downloaded over 200,000 times.<p>Enabled phones have …

UC Berkeley

Evernote reverses controversial privacy policy but damage is already done

Evernote has decided to "revisit" its controversial privacy policy following a swift backlash from its users.<p>In a statement on the company's blog, …

Tesla owners who leave cars at Superchargers after charging will pay $0.40/minute

Tesla will begin charging owners who leave their cars at Supercharger stations after they have completed charging, the company announced today. The new fee is an attempt to increase turnover at the charging stations, which have become increasingly congested as more Teslas are sold.<p>After charging is …

Mercedes wants to let someone borrow your car for money

Remember back when people just bought cars, drove them around, and parked them in their driveways? Those days are long gone, my friend, because if …

Carsharing

Finally, an Airline Has Figured Out How to Make People Absolutely Love It (Here's the Video) | Inc.com

Passengers hate airlines, right? And it often seems the feeling is mutual.<p>Okay, maybe the airlines love the real frequent flyers--the full-price-paying business travelers whose loyalty they reward with perks and status. But the rest of us--the proletariat passing the time in the middle seats in …

Dominican Republic

New CRISPR gene-editing tool removes cells' natural undo button

The CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing tool promises to radically change how disease is treated, with potential for tackling muscular dystrophy, HIV and …

UberPool is trying to speed up your shared rides

Uber's carpool system, UberPool, is so enticing. You pick your location, share your ride with a stranger or two, and reach your destination for way …

Cherokee Nation to legalize gay marriage

The Cherokee Nation's attorney general has said the tribe must lift the ban on same-sex marriage. According to a report, the current law violates a …

There Were More Than 200 Million New Cases of Malaria in 2015, WHO Says

Malaria is still a global scourge with more than 200 million new cases of the mosquito-borne disease recorded in 2015, according to the latest report …

New NASA imagery shows how fast glaciers are melting

<b>(CNN) —</b> They may appear frozen and immovable, but glaciers, which contain some 69% of the world's freshwater, are slowly slipping into the sea.<p>A new NASA project is tracking the movement of glaciers and ice sheets to show how fast they are melting, and predict what effects this may have on global …

Global Warming

Burmese Troops Are 'Squarely Responsible' for Torching Rohingya Muslim Villages: Rights Group

The Burmese army has burned down more than 1,500 homes and other buildings in a systematic pattern of destruction targeting the country’s stateless …

Did Your Favorite Movie Make it on the Google's Top 50 Movies of 2016? Here's the List:

As the year comes to a close, Google has released its top 50 movies of 2016, and it includes many superhero and action films.<p>This year’s top movies …

The 30 Most Influential Teens of 2016

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Dallas Police Chief David Brown Faces Toughest Challenge of Difficult Career

Monday marked an emotional turning point for Dallas Police Chief David Brown.<p>For three days, he'd given the country stoic updates on an ambush that had killed five city officers. But now it was time to prepare for their funerals.<p>With the first service to be held Tuesday — along with a visit from …

Law Enforcement