Ivan Geigerman

65 Flips | 1 Magazine | 15 Likes | 2 Following | @IvanGeigerman | Keep up with Ivan Geigerman on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ivan Geigerman”

After Craigslist personals go dark, sex workers fear what's next

<b>(CNN) —</b> For a year and a half, River Stark took down all the mirrors in her home.<p>Seeing her own reflection "was so traumatizing" for Stark, a transgender woman who hadn't yet undergone the surgical treatments she knew she needed. Some days, she couldn't leave the house. She tried taking her own …

ACLU

Robots break new ground in construction industry

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As a teenager working for his dad's construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, …

Robotics

Adrián Lamo, Hacker Who Reported Chelsea Manning to the F.B.I., Dies at 37

Adrián Lamo, a hacker best known for breaking into the computer networks of The New York Times and other major corporations, and for reporting the Army whistle-blower Chelsea Manning to the authorities, was found dead on Wednesday in Wichita, Kan. He was 37.<p>Mr. Lamo’s body was discovered in an …

Crime

25 of the Most Expensive Private High Schools in the U.S.

Students in private schools consistently score above the national average, according to the Council for American Private Education.<p>It cost about …

IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt

If there's one downside to powerful computers, it's that they're too damn big.<p>Luckily, that's about to change. At least, if IBM has anything to say …

Tesla's electric trucks may be more cost-effective than expected

When Tesla unveiled its Semi electric truck, it made audacious claims about the big rig's value -- namely, that companies would recoup the cost of the vehicle in 2 years thanks to the savings on fuel. As it turns out, that <i>might</i> have been conservative. DHL exec Jim Monkmeyer told <i>Reuters</i> in an …

Stanford’s ‘diamond anvil’ technology could be a game-changer for chemistry

Diamonds are pretty darn tough. How tough? Tough enough that squeezing a couple of them together in a molecular diamond anvil — a technique that’s capable of achieving 100 times the pressure experienced at the bottom of the Mariana Trench — can be used to create custom molecules through the …

Cult condiments: 12 of the best hot sauces, tried and tested for both heat and flavour

Hot sauce is a condiment with fervent disciples. Trend spotters used to talk about coffee beans and craft beers; now, they're all talking about Bitcoin and chilli peppers.<p>A discussion of a preference for sriracha (a Thai-inspired concoction commonly made with chilli paste, distilled vinegar, …

Sainsbury's

Uber driver in US illegally charged with 4 California rapes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally used his job as an Uber driver to target intoxicated young women and was charged Monday …

Crime

Boeing built a giant drone that can carry 500 pounds of cargo

A platform for future eVTOL aircraft<p>Boeing today unveiled a giant drone that’s capable of lifting a 500 pound payload. Calling it an “unmanned electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) cargo air vehicle (CAV) prototype,” the aerospace giant said it could serve as a precursor for future …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

The Y6S Drone Could Get Londoners From Heathrow Airport to Central London in 12 Minutes

Autonomous passenger drones are being tested more and more these days. Martin Warner thinks that, within 5 years, they'll be a common …

Workhorse's newly approved passenger drone free to fly at CES

Like a number of personal flying machines currently in the works, the SureFly promises to autonomously carry folks from point A to B, though its …

Want to learn programming? This startup pays you cryptocurrency to study Python

Blockchain-based skills platform BitDegree has unconventional plans for connecting tech talent and recruiters.<p>Lithuania-based startup BitDegree has …

Eastern Europe

The chilling reason Disney World removed ‘Do Not Disturb’ signs

At some hotels in Walt Disney World, “Do Not Disturb” signs have checked out for good.<p>Walt Disney World has removed the signs from the four hotels …

The Criminal Underworld Is Dropping Bitcoin for Another Currency

Bitcoin is losing its luster with some of its earliest and most avid fans -- criminals -- giving rise to a new breed of virtual currency.<p>Privacy …

Cryptocurrency

Tesla's Elon Musk promises pick-up truck and new features

<b>Tesla's chief has pledged to make a pick-up truck as part of future plans for the electric vehicle-maker.</b><p>Elon Musk made the promise on Twitter after asking his followers for suggestions about how the firm could improve.<p>He said the open-backed truck would follow the Model Y - a yet-to-be detailed …

Tesla

RCExplorer Mini Tricopter - Build Video

RCExplorer Baby Tricopter Build - (170mm Tricopter)

US Army wants to deploy on-demand, 3D-printed drones

The US Army is teaming up with the Marines to develop 3D-printed drones that could be made from scratch right near the battlefield.<p>US military forces could one day send 3D printers to the battlefront along with its soldiers. The US Army on Monday shared a look at a custom-printed, on-demand aerial …

3D Printing

Sperm Whales Clicking You Inside Out — James Nestor at The Interval

10 KNOWN ALIEN RACES

Podesta Emails - Abby Martin Exposes John Podesta & Friends

Eisenhower's Meeting With Alien's (MUST SEE)

Former CIA Agent Reveals Government Alien Contract, UFO's & Aliens Currently Living on Earth

FROM THE HORSE'S MOUTH "AGENDA 21" THE PROOF OF DEPOPULATION 2017

PizzaGate PedoGate The UnAnswered Questions Documentary Part 1

Documentaries

White Privilege Is Dead