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Facebook's Block on Ad Blockers Is Important for Investors

Image source: Facebook.<p>Ad blockers have grown in popularity over the past year, and companies that are heavily dependent on digital advertising for their revenue are doing everything in their power to combat the trend. <b>Facebook</b> (NASDAQ: FB), which generates 97% of its revenue from advertising, is no …

Bad Suicide Squad Reviews Are Way Better Than Suicide Squad, Which Is Bad

Does DC have another Batman v Superman disaster?<p><i>Suicide Squad</i> (you know, that movie Jared Leto won't STFU about) is coming out this week after more than a year of weekly trailers. Today, the first reviews are starting to trickle in. They don't look so hot! Apparently critics don't want to see …

Comic Books

Another iPhone 7 Tipster Reveals A Significant Home Button Change

There has been speculation that Apple was going to completely revamp the home button feature in the iPhone 7. In October 2015, Piper Jaffray managing director and senior research analyst Gene Munster predicted that the home button on the iPhone 7 could be eliminated in favor of a digital button …

Mobile Technology

Engineer Finds a Huge Physics Discovery in Da Vinci's 'Irrelevant Scribbles'

It was right in front of us all along.<p>Until now, art historians dismissed some doodles in da Vinci’s notebooks as “irrelevant.”<p>But a new study from …

Physics

Samsung unveils world's first UFS memory cards — the successor to microSD

What comes after microSD cards for removable storage? Samsung has the answer: UFS. The company announced today the world's first removable UFS (Universal Flash Storage) memory cards, offering storage capacity of either 32, 64, 128, or 256 gigabytes, and performance speeds that simply blow older …

Phones

The 5 Chicest Celebrity Bedrooms We've Ever Visited

Home is the place where most of us seek comfort from the outside world, and if there’s one cozy area that deserves extra attention, it’s the …

Nina Dobrev

Domino's pulls out of T-Mobile Tuesdays because y'all wanted more pizza than they can make

As part of T-Mobile’s Uncarrier 11 announcements, the company said it would dedicate the year to giving back to its customers. Part of this campaign was the T-Mobile Tuesday app, which offers giveaways for prizes of all monetary values every week, from paid vacations to 7-Eleven Slurpees and …

The 'Last Class' is Coming, and it's Worse Than Economy

Say hello to the no-frills fare.<p>You’ve already heard its many somewhat-terrifying names: “economy minus," “last class,” and more gently, the …

Delta Airlines

Meal Prep: 4 Muscle-Building Bowl Recipes to Make for Lunch or Dinner

Instead of eating off a plate (how common!), the hot new restaurant trend is plopping everything into—wait for it—a bowl.<p>What, not revolutionary …

Astronomers Just Observed 'Rain' Falling On A Supermassive Black Hole

An international collaboration of astronomers has spotted a predicted phenomenon for the first time. Giant clouds of cold gas were seen by the ALMA …

Universe

Best USB car chargers

Smartphone technology has advanced at an exponential rate, with significant improvements to be seen with regards to the display, processing packages, the camera, and others year after year. However, one aspect that hasn’t particularly kept the pace has been battery life. While OEMs have attempted …

Operating Systems

Acer's new 4K monitor has almost no bezels

Unless you're a diving watch aficionado, you probably hate the word "bezel." And by extension, you probably love the idea of this 4K monitor from Acer, which looks like it might be the best implementation yet of the company's "ZeroFrame" branding. Designed for video and graphics professionals, the …

Mobile Technology

Nvidia's new graphics cards are a big deal

'Almost irresponsible amounts of performance'<p>The hotly anticipated Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 is now official, marking a major leap in performance and efficiency with the introduction of the new Pascal architecture. How major? Take the ultra beefy and expensive Titan X graphics card from last year, …

Supercomputers
Economy

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

The woman posted a video online of her family being removed from the cruise.<p>28 min ago1:59 p.m. April 3, 2018<p>Some consumers are conducting their own …

Alex Gibney

14 Of The Most Phallic Places In The World

Warning: Excessive penis worship ahead.

Want to Be Truly Wealthy? Science Says to Do This | Inc.com

What's the one thing that sets apart the overwhelmingly wealthy from the rest of the world--other than money, of course? They read--and they read a lot.<p>Business tycoon and famed investor Warren Buffett is said to devote at least 80 percent of each day to reading. In the early days of his investing …

Bill Gates