Edwin Ponce

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Apple releases iOS 10.3 with Find My AirPods, Apple File System, CarPlay updates, more

Apple is rolling out iOS 10.3 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The latest software update includes Find My AirPods support, CarPlay improvements, Apple’s new filesystem, and more.<p>iOS 10.3 is the first version to include Find My AirPods in the Find My iPhone app, Wi-Fi Calling for iCloud-connected …

Apple releases iOS 10.3 as well as macOS, watchOS and tvOS updates

It’s patch day at Apple. The company just released four new versions of its four operating systems for all its devices — iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4, watchOS 3.2 and tvOS 10.2. Some of those updates are more important than others.<p>Let’s start with iOS 10.3. The new version adds Find My AirPods, and we …

TvOS

The discovery of a giant neuron could help explain how the brain creates consciousness

Nobody yet understands how a collection of mushy cells in the brain gives rise to the brilliance of consciousness seen in higher-order animals, including humans. But two discoveries give scientists vital clues to how human consciousness works.<p>In 2014, a 54-year-old woman went to George Washington …

Consciousness

Scientists break through the clouds to reveal source of Jupiter's wild weather

The standard image of Jupiter is of a mysterious planet shrouded in colorful strips, spots and swirls. But what exactly is going on beneath the …

Astronomy

2 New Technologies That Could Supercharge Corning's Profits

Image source: Corning Incorporated.<p><b>Corning</b> needs to branch out.<p>Yes, even though the glassmaker is a major player in some of today's hottest technologies (fiber-optic Internet cable, smartphone and tablet screens), it derives a majority of its earnings from making TV screens. In fact, the company's …

Who Built Stonehenge? Big-Time Meat-Eaters

Stonehenge’s construction crew came together from across Britain for some epic barbecues, a feat of social organization millennia before mobile phones made it easy for people to connect.<p>Now, new analysis of the fat-coated pottery left behind at the Durrington Walls settlement near Stonehenge is …