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Yongnuo YN43 Turns Your Phone Into a M4/3 Mirrorless Camera

Yongnuo is getting fancy. The Chinese manufacturer best known for making clone lenses and other camera accessories has quietly revealed a new …

George Will just exposed Mike Pence's Faustian bargain

<b>(CNN) —</b> George F. Will is not the guy you'd think would be responsible for delivering the most devastating takedown of Vice President Mike Pence you will ever read.<p>And, yet, the conservative columnist's piece on Thursday is just that -- laying bare the total transformation of the former Indiana …

Donald Trump

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

The 25 Best iPhone Apps To Download Now

These are our must-have iPhone apps<p>Whether you just picked up a new iPhone or you're looking for an app revamp, these 24 apps belong on your home screen. Including everything from music, navigation, organisation, messaging, photo editing, reading, social networks, keyboards, stargazing, and payment …

This Ivanka Trump answer is exactly why nepotism laws exist

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In an interview with NBC that ran Monday morning, Ivanka Trump was asked a simple question: "Do you believe your father's accusers?"<p>This is how she answered: "I think it's a pretty inappropriate question to ask a daughter if she believes the accusers of her father when he's …

Donald Trump

North Pole surges above freezing in the dead of winter, stunning scientists

By Jason Samenow<p>, Weather editor<p>The sun won’t rise at the North Pole until March 20, and it’s normally close to the coldest time of year, but an extraordinary and possibly historic thaw swelled over the tip of the planet this weekend. Analyses show that the temperature warmed to the melting point …

Global Warming

Trump Administration Sued for Ending Funding Of Teen Pregnancy Programs

It was Julie Liles' 17-year-old daughter, Emily, who suggested that they attend a sex education program together.<p>Julie was eager to go. She was just 14 when she gave birth to Emily.<p>"So always in the back of my mind was a worry that she would get hurt," says Julie, her voice cracking. "I worried in …

FBI was warned about alleged shooter nearly 5 months ago, tipster says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The FBI was warned in September about a possible school shooting threat from a YouTube user with the same name as the suspect in Wednesday's campus massacre in Parkland, Florida, according to a video blogger.<p>Ben Bennight, the 36-year-old YouTube video blogger from Mississippi, noticed in …

Nikolas Cruz

Melania Trump Is Trolling Donald on Twitter and It’s Awesome

I am not one of those people who feel sorry for Melania Trump. She knew who she was dealing with when she decided to marry the walking embodiment of …

Five major psychiatric disorders have overlapping patterns of genetic activity, new study shows

By Amy Ellis Nutt<p>, Reporter<p><i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Certain patterns of genetic activity appear to be common among five distinct psychiatric disorders — autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression and alcoholism — according to a new study. The paper, appearing in the journal Science, was …

The Brain

Massive online leak reveals iPhone’s deepest secrets

Source code for a core component of the iPhone’s software has appeared online in what is described as “the biggest leak in history.”<p>iBoot, a part of iOS that ensures the device is booting a trusted operating system, was posted to GitHub anonymously. The code could be used by hackers to find …

I’m a law professor, and I teach my students how to destroy American democracy

In my classes on authoritarian regimes, I used to lecture my students on how modern authoritarians have abandoned the openly repressive tactics of their predecessors. Today’s authoritarians frequently come to power by democratic elections and then erode democracy through seemingly legitimate means. …

Political Science

Archaeologists found thousands of hidden structures in the Guatemalan jungle — and it could re-write human history

Using state-of-the-art laser technology, archaeologists uncovered over 60,000 previously unknown Maya structures deep in the Guatemalan jungle, including foundations for houses, military fortifications, and elevated causeways.<p>Archaeologists could barely contain their excitement about the …

Archaeology

The Nunes Memo Doesn't Matter. Here's What Does

House Republicans released a controversial memo critical of the FBI’s investigation into possible meddling in the 2016 election – following approval …

Trump Just Shot Himself in the Foot

It would be easy to compare Congressman Devin Nunes’s release of a declassified memo on purported surveillance abuses to Geraldo Rivera opening Al …

Donald Trump

Tim Cook did something unusual on last night's earnings call, sending a signal about Apple's shrinking universe

Apple CEO Tim Cook did something really unusual on Thursday night's earnings call, and it sends a signal about the iPhone X's effect on the company's business: He refused to answer a question about "Android switchers."<p>For years, Cook has given analysts some perspective on the number of people …

Tim Cook

Breathe is a smartphone ghost story that knows where you live

Kate Pullinger’s tale subtly changes depending on where (and when) it is read<p>Author Kate Pullinger has written a ghost story for smartphones, using …

Humble is selling Rockstar Games on the cheap to save the rainforest

Want a way to pick up a bulk of Rockstar Games' back catalog and help a good cause? Then head over to Humble where donating $1 or more will get you <i>Grand Theft Auto III</i>, <i>GTA: Vice City</i> and the grisly stealth game <i>Manhunt</i>. Bumping up your pledge to $8.13 adds <i>Bully: Scholarship Edition</i>, <i>GTA IV</i>, <i>GTA: San</i> …

Selling

Amazon is creating a health care company with the help of Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase are working with the e-commerce giant.<p>The health care industry has been on edge over the past year as reports have surfaced laying out Amazon’s interest in disrupting the sector. On Tuesday, Jeff Bezos’s company perhaps gave industry leaders a …

Earth's Magnetic Poles Are Overdue For a Switch And We're Not Prepared

The magnetic field is already shifting.<p>Earth's magnetic field is pretty adept at flipping polarity. The poles have swapped, reversing north and …

Elon Musk denies zombie apocalypse rumors, sells 10,000 flamethrowers just in case

Do I need a flamethrower? No. Do I want one? Yes. That seems to be the general attitude behind the thousands of people buying Elon Musk’s new fire-breathing toy.<p>If you haven’t been following, Musk promised to begin selling a flamethrower for his Boring Company – the one digging giant tunnels under …

Elon Musk

The Y chromosome is disappearing – so what will happen to men?

Studies suggest the Y chromosome is on its way out, so what does that mean for the future of the human race?<p>The Y chromosome may be a symbol of …

Genetics

7 cryptocurrencies to watch in 2018 if you’re on the hunt for the next bitcoin

A massive bubble? A passing fad? A scam?<p>Whatever the cynics out there want to call bitcoin, its BTCUSD, -1.67% insane rally continues to befuddle the …

Cryptocurrency

Donald Trump Appears To Have Incorrectly Tweeted His Condolences For The Wrong Mass Shooting

Donald Trump announced his return from his trip to Asia with a pair of tweets on Tuesday night. The second tweet said it was great to be back in the USA — like the famous Chuck Berry tune — and was a positive way to end his Asian adventure. But it was unfortunately undermined by the preceding tweet …

Retired US general says nuclear launch order can be refused

WASHINGTON (AP) — A retired Air Force general told the Senate on Tuesday that an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch …

North Korea

Hate crimes rose by nearly 5 percent in 2016: FBI

Incidents of hate crimes in the US went up to 6,121 during 2016, seeing an increase of 4.6 percent compared to the previous year, according to data released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on Monday.<p>The crimes committed, particularly against African-Americans, Jews and Muslims, rose …

Two Stars Slammed Into Each Other And Solved Half Of Astronomy’s Problems. What Comes Next?

Progress, as they say, is slow. In science, this is often true even for major breakthroughs; rarely is an entire field of research remade in a single …

30 Days, 80,000 Photos, One Awe-Inspiring Time-Lapse

After seeing the hundredth time-lapse, it can become a little difficult to appreciate the incredible sight of an aurora creeping over hills in …

Time-lapse Photography