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A Watery Lake Is Detected on Mars, Raising the Potential for Alien Life

For the first time, scientists have found a large, watery lake beneath an ice cap on Mars. Because water is essential to life, the discovery offers an exciting new place to search for life-forms beyond Earth.<p>Italian scientists working on the European Space Agency’s Mars Express mission announced on …

Astronomy

The 25 Most Powerful Marvel Gods, Officially Ranked

Most stories focus most of their attention on the heroes who we can identify with the most. Characters like Captain America, Spider-Man, Moon Girl, …

Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs’ daughter Lisa is born

<b>June 17, 1978:</b> Steve Jobs’ first child, Lisa Brennan-Jobs, is born.<p>The child of 23-year-old Jobs and his high school girlfriend Chris-Ann Brennan, Lisa’s parents are no longer a couple when she is born. What follows are several shameful years in which Jobs denies paternity of his daughter, before …

'The New Yorker' review of 'Avengers: Infinity War' is getting roasted

<i>The New Yorker</i> reviewed <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> and people are not having it. At all.<p><i>The New Yorker</i> movie reviewer Richard Brody wasn't a big fan of</i> …

21 Best Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

First of all, let me show my heartfelt greeting to all the users who have successfully installed the latest Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver on your …

Linux

Linux Release Roundup: Amarok Sees First Release in 3 Years

The past 7 days have been pretty dang busy in Linux release land. We’ve taken a look at the best GNOME 3.28 features, recapped the latest Firefox 59 …

Linux

Colorful abstract iPhone wallpapers in a sea of black

Today’s selection is an update to a previously posted collection by @danielkorpai, a graphic designer. I have been using his full color geometric …

iPhone 5

NASA press release says our solar system has a 9th planet

Planet Nine<p>Earlier this month, NASA issued a press release stating that it’s likely that our solar system has a ninth planet—even if it’s proving …

Token is like the One Ring to rule them all, but it pays for stuff and protects your identity

Look out, Frodo — we might have a new "One Ring to rule them all."<p>Token, a new smart ring, promises to give its wearers a chance to make mobile …

17 hidden useful tricks and shortcuts for your new Apple TV

As opposed to older Apple TV models, the latest version can install apps and is a fairly sophisticated computer that hooks up to your TV. Apple calls it "the future of television."<p>You can tell if you have the latest Apple TV by looking at the remote: the new version's remote has a touchpad and six …

Smart TV

Shoot like a pro with the iPhone

The iPhones have always packed some of the best phone cameras you can buy, capturing shots that give many dSLRs a run for their money. Even better, since your phone is almost always with you, you're ready to shoot whenever an opportunity rears its head. And if you have an iPhone 7 Plus, you're even …

Comic Legends: What Did Mary Jane REALLY Say to Mephisto?

Welcome to Comic Book Legends Revealed! This is the six hundred and twenty-eighth week where we examine comic book legends and whether they are true …

Apple Shares New iPhone 7 Photography Tutorial Videos

Earlier this month, Apple launched a new "How to Shoot on iPhone 7" website and video series featuring short tutorials designed to help users take advantage of the camera features built into the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus.<p>As of yesterday, four new tutorial videos have been added to the site, …

Hammer Time: 11 Times Mjolnir Was Destroyed (4 Times It Was Replaced)

Thor’s hammer is one of the strongest items — let alone weapons — in the Marvel Universe. It has survived apocalypses, the cold of space, the …

Google Classroom now lets anyone school anyone else

Google Classroom is opening up even further: After allowing anyone to join classes last month, expanding the learner side of the equation beyond just those with G Suite for Education accounts, Google is now opening Classroom class creation to anyone with a personal Google account, too.<p>This means …

Google's Family Link Helps Parents Give Their Kids A Safe Gateway To The Internet

The Internet is both a wonderful and a terrible aspect of modern life. It’s a gateway to almost anything you want to know about almost anything at all. “How was I supposed to know?” is no longer a valid excuse, and “I’m bored” means you’re doing it wrong. It’s also a gateway to an unending stream …

Apps

How Canonical makes money from Ubuntu

Among enterprise Linux distributions — SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES), Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and Ubuntu — Ubuntu has the shortest …

9 Journal Apps to Help You Slay Your 2017 Goals

To say we’re a *tad* obsessed with paper journals might be a little bit of an understatement. But as much as we love our precious diaries, carrying around our everyday journal, bullet journal, fitness journal and gratitude journal can sometimes leave our bag feeling more like a high-school backpack …

4 Easy Ways To Generate A Strong Password In Linux

Yesterday, We have covered how to <b>force users to use a strong password in DEB based systems</b> such as Debian, Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS etc. You …

Linux

Super Dad Transforms His Daughter Into Wonder Woman With The Power Of Photography

With Halloween fast approaching, people are either revealing the costumes they've been prepping for the past year since the last Halloween, or …

Photo Manipulation

Google's 'DeepMind' AI platform can now learn without human input

DeepMind is now capable of teaching itself based on information it already possesses.<p>In a significant step forward for artificial intelligence, Alphabet’s hybrid system — called a Differential Neural Computer (DNC) — uses the existing data storage capacity of conventional computers while pairing it …

iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus tips, tricks and hidden features: Get the most from your iPhone

Our iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus tips and tricks guide reveals the best secret and hidden features and shortcuts that you might not know about. Here's …

IPhone 7

How to use or enable/disable Parked Car alerts from Maps on iOS 10 for iPhone

There’s a new feature in the iOS 10 update with Maps called Parked Car. It automatically tells your iPhone where you left your car and sends you a notification. This may or may not be useful depending on your needs. Luckily the Parked Car notifications are easy to disable or re-enable if you know …

iOS

Mjolnir's Weird 'New' Comic Book Power in Thor Isn't Actually New at All

In this week’s issue of <i>The Mighty Thor</i>, Thor’s trusty hammer gets to do something totally strange, and unlike anything we’ve seen it do in a long …

Here’s the New Way to Reboot Your iPhone 7

Changes to the iPhone 7's home button mean that you can no longer use it to force reboot your device. Here's the new way to reboot your iPhone 7 and …

Star Trek TNG Bluetooth ComBadge: Beam Me Up, Siri. - Technabob

We continue to get cool new toys to celebrate <i>Star Trek’s</i> 50th birthday. This <i>Star Trek TNG</i> ComBadge is what we have needed for years so we can …

Star Trek

Take a tour of the Starbucks headquarters with Melody

Have you ever wondered what is inside the Starbucks headquarters? Let’s take a look:<p>Here’s the entrance of the building, in Seattle’s “SODO” …

How To Safely Remove Old Linux Kernels In Ubuntu Or Linux Mint [Quick Tip]

Old Linux kernels can take up a considerable amount of disk space. Apt ("sudo apt-get autoremove") tries to remove uneeded packages, including old …

Linux