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Elon Musk says SpaceX is building a ‘kid-sized submarine’ to rescue trapped soccer team

Made out of a Falcon 9’s liquid oxygen transfer tube<p>Just days after engineers from SpaceX and the Boring Company traveled to Thailand to assist with the rescue of a soccer team trapped in the Tham Luang cave complex, CEO Elon Musk says that they are working on a “tiny, kid-size submarine” …

Tesla

Tackling the Choice Paralysis for Beginners — Machine Learning by Coursera VS Machine Learning Crash Course by Google

A brief comparison you might say.<p>As a beginner, there is a common problem almost everyone faces — <i>choice paralysis.</i> Specially, in the field of …

Billionaire Ray Dalio says these 3 books have 'had the biggest impact' on his life

Billionaire hedge fund magnate Ray Dalio has been fascinated with finance since he was 12, when he bought his first stock.<p>He graduated from Harvard …

It Is Never Too Late to Learn These Top 7 Powerful Leadership Habits

No matter what type of organization or industry you're in, it's possible to become a more effective leader, inspiring your people to give their very best every day of the week.<p>A lot of time, energy and money has been spent in the study of leadership. Even with all the studies, there is still little …

The new AG itching to take on Trump

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has jurisdiction over 20 Trump properties and is ready to step into Eric Schneiderman’s void.<p>The man aspiring to be the new face of the resistance is a practicing Sikh who likes to call attention to his turban and happens to have jurisdiction over 20 of …

New Jersey

Following the Money in Trumpland Leads Ugly Places

<i>Most weeks,</i> New York <i>Magazine writer-at-large Frank Rich speaks with contributor Alex Carp about the biggest stories in politics and culture. Today,</i> …

How to understand Stephen Hawking's final paper. Or at least try

It all started with a Big Bang. But then what?<p>Renowned theoretical astrophysicist Stephen Hawking had been trying to answer that and other questions …

Watch Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin successfully launch its New Shepard rocket and totally stick the landing

SpaceX has dominated headlines so far in 2018 thanks to the successful launch of the Falcon Heavy and numerous Falcon 9 missions, but it’s not the …

This historic property in Los Angeles is where Elon Musk and SpaceX want to build giant Mars spaceships

Elon Musk is working on something out-of-this-world in Los Angeles.<p>The founder of SpaceX has spoken for years about building the Big Falcon Rocket: a giant reusable launch system designed to get people to and from Mars (and perhaps around Earth).<p>Most recently, Musk said SpaceX hopes to begin short …

Paul Manafort faces 305 years

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Paul Manafort could face the rest of his life -- and almost 300 years or more -- in prison, a federal judge said Tuesday.<p>"Given the nature of the charges against the defendant and the apparent weight of the evidence against him, defendant faces the very real possibility of …

Paul Manafort

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Bill Gates just revealed his 2 favorite books of 2018 so far

Bill Gates has never been able to pick just one book.<p>So during an AMA session on Reddit on Tuesday, when a questioner asked Gates about the best book he'd read so far this year, Gates named two:<p>"There are two amazing books. One is Enlightenment Now by Pinker and another is Factfulness by Rosling," …

Moleskine’s latest smart pen saves your writing to download later

So long as you don't mind paying $180 for a writing implement.<p>Moleskine has valiantly tried to bridge the divide between analog writing and digital files for years. The company released its Smart Writing Set in 2016 as a $200 holistic solution of pen, proprietary smart paper and app that instantly …

Rick Gates, Trump Campaign Aide, Pleads Guilty in Mueller Inquiry and Will Cooperate

WASHINGTON — A former top adviser to Donald J. Trump’s presidential campaign has agreed to cooperate with the special counsel inquiry into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election after pleading guilty on Friday to financial fraud and lying to investigators.<p>The adviser, Rick Gates, is a longtime …

Rick Gates

The Thriller That Predicted the Russia Scandal

David Pepper’s 2016 novel is eerily similar to recent real-world political events. But wait until you read the sequel.<p>David Pepper recently had to block someone on Twitter for the first time in his life, because he was tired of being accused, repeatedly, of hiding his real identity as a Russian spy.<p>…

Government

WATCH: SNL’s Trump calls in to ‘Fox and Friends’ to praise ‘his sweet little house elf’ Nunes

This week’s “Saturday Night Live” mocked the president’s favorite morning program, “Fox and Friends,” with the show’s cast lavishing effusive praise …

The White House

Humpback whale ‘saves’ marine biologist from tiger shark

Marine biologist, Nan Hauser, says a humpback whale protected her from a 15-foot tiger shark during a recent dive in the Cook Islands.

How to Talk to Someone Who Refuses to Accept Reality, According to Behavioral Science

How to have a productive conversation with your local alternative facts fan.<p>Holiday family gatherings are right around the corner, which means you may soon find yourself face to face with that one kooky relative who believes that Obama is a Muslim, 9/11 was an inside job, or NASA staged the moon …

Fingerprint sensors under the display are going to be a real thing in 2018

Synaptics announces mass production of optical in-display fingerprint sensors<p>Synaptics, the company responsible for handling the touch input on millions of laptop trackpads and smartphone screens, has announced this week that it’s entered mass production with its first optical in-display …

5 amazing books I read this year

Reading is my favorite way to indulge my curiosity. Although I’m lucky that I get to meet with a lot of interesting people and visit fascinating …

Books

Blockchain Expert Explains the Concept to Five People of Varying Ages and Levels of Understanding

Bettina Warburg of Animal Ventures partnered with Wired to sit down to explain/discuss the concept of blockchain, the primary technology behind …

Blockchain

15 books Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and Elon Musk think everyone should read

Books have always been important to billionaire moguls like Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk.<p>Over the years, the trio has sung the praises of several books that influenced the way they see the world, from their approach to technological innovation to how they manage their businesses.<p>Here are …

Jeff Bezos

50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

Venture Capital

Controversial appointment clouds US Senate race in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Sen. Luther Strange got his appointment to Congress earlier this year from a governor who later resigned under the …

Is the American republic built to withstand a malevolent president? | Michael Goldfarb

The principle of common good underpins the constitution. Donald Trump is gleefully shredding that ideal<p>The Trump administration, having passed the six-month milestone in office, kicked off the next phase of his presidency with an explosion of crazy, spread over the past seven days. Like sweeps week …

Report: Trump son, son-in-law met with Kremlin-linked lawyer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's eldest son, son-in-law and then-campaign chairman met with a Russian lawyer shortly after Trump won the Republican …

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Now, Without Further AHCAdo

Senate Republicans are expected to unveil their health-care proposal on Thursday.<p>Today in 5 Lines<p>President Trump celebrated Republican candidate Karen Handel's win in Georgia's special election on Twitter. During his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, former Homeland Security …

How to Keep Your Mac and Its Apps Updated Using the Mac App Store

- Jun 15, 2017<p>New Mac owners moving over from Windows are likely well-versed as to how to update Windows apps and the operating system itself. …

Apps

White House Continues To Deal With Fallout From Russia Investigation

With Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifying on Capitol Hill, the White House is still grappling with fallout from the Russia investigation and the president's firing of FBI Director James Comey.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>Questions have swirled around Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his …