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Mexican engineers flood Tesla hiring event in Monterrey

MONTERREY, Mexico (Reuters) - Engineers from across Mexico streamed into a cramped hotel lobby in the industrial city of Monterrey for a chance of a job with the U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O), which is looking south of the border for talent in short supply at home.<p>A security …

General Motors

How to make the perfect burger: Oxford food scientist claims to have answer

Oxford University chef says perfect burger is 7cm tall, should be eaten to music, given a name and should feel as good as it tastes<p>A leading food scientist claims to have created the perfect burger - and says that its smell and feel are more important than the taste.<p>The best burgers are 7cm tall, …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>His personal life is in shambles, Robert Mueller looms large, and it's never been trickier to be the president's son.<p>By Julia Ioffe2 days …

NBA Draft

This explains why every internet meme uses the same font

Memes are in abundance on the internet: A simple still of Fry from <i>Futurama</i>, Willy Wonka, that guy talking about “aliens,” whatever it may be—there’s …

In the future, huge ships will be wind-powered like sailboats

In many ways, it’s an obvious solution. For many centuries, world trade over the oceans was propelled by wind power alone. Now that we’re seeking an alternative to the fossil fuel-burning vehicles that enable our modern standard of living, some people are turning again to renewable solutions such …

Renewable Energy

These Speakers Use Ultrasonic Waves To Cut Through The Noise

Like lasers for your ears<p>Problem<p>Everyday speakers—whether they’re in a cellphone, TV, or radio—scatter sound waves as soon as they leave the cone. A single wave can bounce off dozens of surfaces, slamming into other signals and degrading along the way, before reaching your ear in a muddled mess. …

Take An Abstract, Virtual Road Trip With This Music-Video-Turned-App

Tumbling down the highway at full speed, the landscape out the window becomes a blur and passing objects are reduced to just their shapes and colors. This is the scene interactive designer Jono Brandel transports you into with his charming and colorful music video for Kimbra’s single “Carolina.”<p>As …

Apps

With new iPhones set to arrive soon, AT&T announces revamped data plans

Just a day after Verizon implemented major changes by killing phone subsidies for new customers and offering a set of simplified data options, AT&T …

Dreamify App Uses Google Deep Dream To Turn Your Photos Into Cronenberg Nightmares

Google's Deep Dream program is a method for computers to analyze and recognize images with an artificial neural network. When visualized, its effects …

10 free Google Cardboard apps you need to try out

The Google Cardboard virtual reality headset and app platform has been out for a while now. It was introduced at the Google I/O developer conference in June 2014, but it’s not the most well understood technology out there. Perhaps the best way to understand it is to try it out. Fortunately, Google …

Virtual Reality

How to Brew Iced Tea, Plus Our 6 Top Iced Tea Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>A tall, cool glass of iced tea is one of those signature icons of summer and a timeless symbol of thirst-quenching refreshment. As …

Teen Bitten by Shark on North Carolina Beach Near Scene of Earlier Attack

A 17-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was apparently attacked by a shark in the ocean off North Carolina's Outer Banks Saturday, just 14 miles from the site of another suspected shark attack a day earlier, officials said.<p>The teen was swimming at a beach on the Cape Hatteras National …

Watch Stephen Colbert Mock Dissenting Supreme Court Justices

Stephen Colbert may have departed <i>The Colbert Report</i>, but his sharp satirical wit on the subject of current events remains as vital and inimitable as …

Stephen Colbert

Something to watch for in the new data from the Large Hadron Collider

A new result released by the ATLAS experiment at CERN shows an intriguing anomaly, which could be evidence for a new particle with a mass of about two thousand times the mass of a proton. How excited should be we be?<p>I’m going to try to walk a line here, between hyping a result and being overly …

Physics