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Amazon removes all Swagway hoverboards from site

Swagway, one of the most popular hoverboards on the market, has been quietly wiped from Amazon’s website. The action comes just days after Swagway …

Hoverboards

Hoverboard sellers are being relentlessly targeted by fraudsters, and not even Soulja Boy is safe

BuzzFeed News has published a report on the spate of scams, based on documents apparently leaked from payment processor Stripe.<p>Sellers are reportedly getting huge numbers of "chargebacks" — disputes over payments from cardholders. These typically happen because a card has been stolen and used by …

These are the safest cars for 2016

American Manufactuers Largely Absent From This Year's IIHS Safety Rankings<p>Looking over the list of four-dozen vehicles that earned the highest-possible safety ranking from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety this year, there's one noticeable omission: Cars built by American manufacturers. …

Baidu's autonomous car completes full driverless testing

Baidu's working hard to catch up to Google's autonomous car tech, and just recently, its modified BMW 3 series has completed a rigorous, fully autonomous testing on mixed roads. The Chinese Google's autonomous car traveled an almost 19-mile route that began at its headquarters in Beijing without …

Baidu

Mystery Of The Bright Spots On Ceres May Have Just Been Solved

NASA also released stunning new flyover images of the dwarf planet.<p>The mysterious bright spots on Ceres may no longer be so mysterious.<p>The bright spots captured the public imagination when they were first spotted by NASA's unmanned Dawn spacecraft as it approached the dwarf planet in March. There …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>Good morning! Here's what you need to know on Thursday.</b><p><b>1. Russian President Vladimir Putin has caused concern after stating that he "hopes" Russia will not have to use nuclear weapons against the Islamic State.</b><p><b>2. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was named Time magazine's 2015 Person of the Year.</b> …

Mark Zuckerberg voices support for Muslims amid Donald Trump ban row

Facebook founder invokes his Jewish background in implicit denunciation of Donald Trump's call for Muslims to be banned from US<p>Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and chief executive of Facebook, has used his own page on the social media outlet to add his voice to the condemnation of Donald Trump's call …

Five states are getting crushed by low oil prices

A lot, however, depends on how heavily those states rely on oil tax revenue to pay the bills.<p>Among the top oil producers, Alaska has been hit hardest by the plunge in crude prices, largely because it relies so heavily on oil taxes.<p>Though it ranks fifth among oil-producing states, nearly 90 cents of …

Google's Chromebook laptops are just 'test machines' says Apple CEO Tim Cook

The comments, which come from an interview with BuzzFeed News, come as Apple is pushing the "Hour of Code" initiative that aims to engage school-aged children in coding and other computer-based activities.<p>"Assessments don't create learning," said Cook. "We are interested in helping students learn …

A former Facebook exec just got a big boost in his effort to legalize marijuana in California

The initiative has the support of Democratic Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom and the Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform.<p>Coalition board member Antonio Gonzalez, who is also president of the Latino Voters League, said the coalition withdrew its rival initiative after Parker's measure was modified …

Fresh images from Nasa’s probe reveal sparkly patches on dwarf planet likely to be water vapour emanating from subsurface ice<p>When Nasa’s Dawn spacecraft reached the largest object in the asteroid belt earlier this year, mission scientists were baffled to find that the alien terrain gleamed with …

Astronomy

Iran sends defiant signal to the West with missile test

Hardliners show their discomfort with the nuclear deal by testing a new missile with a range of at least 1,000 miles<p>Iran has broken a United Nations resolution and delivered a pointed signal of defiance to the West by testing a new ballistic missile with a range of at least 1,000 miles.<p>The …

Google, NASA's quantum computer is 100 million times faster than yours

Unless you too own a quantum computer, Google and NASA likely have you beat, but there is a caveat.<p>Google and NASA announced at an event at NASA's …

Quantum Computing

Microsoft Cortana – Digital assistant

Fast, easy and fun to stay on top of work & life with your personal assistant Cortana! Bring your smart digital assistant to your phone to help keep …

Google is stepping up its war on adware

Scammy programs and browser extensions are a persistent problem on the web, but web companies are starting to take them seriously as a threat to the web. In a post today, Google surveyed the past year's efforts to fight unwanted software, and came away with some impressive statistics. Chrome user …

AdWords

Apple’s plan to deliver live TV service is ‘on hold’

Apple has reportedly suspended plans to add an Internet-based live television service for Apple TV, maintaining its focus on providing media from other companies.<p>A person familiar with negotiations claims that Apple’s plan to sell a $30-$40 monthly package of exclusive television stations has run …

Microsoft Launches Official 'Cortana' App for iOS and Android Devices

Microsoft today officially launched its virtual assistant Cortana as a downloadable app for iOS and Android platforms (via <i>Business Insider</i>). Similar to Apple's Siri personal assistant, Cortana allows Windows users to set reminders, preview the weather, and answer basic questions thanks to …

Google's quantum computer is 100 million times faster than your PC

Initial tests found that Google and Nasa's quantum computing system was unable to outperform regular computers. But now Google has announced that its …

Sektörlerinin iki devi bir araya geldi ! Apple ve Volvo !

<b>Volvo ve Apple birlikte çalışacak…</b><p>Sektöründe öncü noktada yer alan <b>Volvo</b>, yıllardır sağlam malzemeleri ve motor performansıyla göz doldurmaktadır. …

Microsoft officially launches Cortana on iPhone and Android

After several months of beta testing, Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana is officially making her debut on competing platforms. You'll be able to snag the Cortana app for iPhone and Android phones on their respective app stores, or via Microsoft's Windows 10 companion app, starting today. It'll …

Software

Phil Mickelson is still posting all his PGA Tour scores toward his USGA handicap

Phil Mickelson hasn't won a PGA Tour event in more than two years, which might indicate that has game has deteriorated in that time. Not true! Or at least not true based on his USGA Handicap Index, which Mickelson dutifully maintains.*<p>(*Technically, it's the Whisper Rock staff that enters the …

Here's Where Gun Laws Stand In Your State

In the aftermath of the Orlando shooting — the deadliest in recent U.S. history, with 49 victims — calls for gun control have once again grown louder. In fact, they were shouted on the House floor on Monday. After Speaker Paul Ryan led a moment of silence, Democrats yelled, "Where's the bill?" at …

New Vertical Cabin Design Stacks Passengers to Increase Room in Economy

A patent filed by Airbus this year, which considered using vertical space in the cabin to make more room for passengers, was not universally well …

SAG Award Nominations 2016: The Complete List

See the actors from film and television who received this year’s nominations.<p>The Screen Actors Guild announced its nominees for the 2016 SAG Awards on Wednesday morning, honoring the best performances in film and television from 2015. Anticipated Oscar contenders like <i>Carol</i> and <i>The Danish Girl</i> made a …

Feast your eyes on the top 10 YouTube videos of 2015

Tired of year-end top lists already? Too bad, because there will be a lot more of them before the year is done.<p>The latest list out is YouTube's top …

Top 10

Ben Carson released his healthcare plan

He's also looking to raise the Medicare eligibility age, overhaul Medicaid and repeal President Barack Obama's health care law.<p>The retired neurosurgeon is set to outline his health care plan for the first time on Wednesday while campaigning in Michigan.<p>An outline provided to The Associated Press by …

Yahoo could become Internet history

A decade and then some past its heyday as an Internet pioneer, Yahoo will spin off its core business after failing to convince people that its products are still worthwhile.<p>The Sunnyvale, California, company said Wednesday it will scrap its plans to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant …

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The big problem with 'Star Wars,' according to Francis Ford Coppola

But it's not just fans who are thinking about Lucas, contemporaries like Francis Ford Coppola are also reflecting on their peer, and "The Godfather" director has one big issue with the "Star Wars" universe, namely it's impact on Lucas as an artist.<p>In a revealing talk with Screen Daily, the …