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Google’s new coding champion is a 17-year-old Cameroonian whose hometown has been cut off the internet

In Nov. 2016, Nji Collins Gbah, a tech enthusiast from Bamenda, Cameroon, started participating in the Google Code-in competition, the global online contest which introduces pre-university students aged 13 to 17 to the world of open source. Despite his tenacity, the odds seem stacked against …

Africa

It Looks Like NASA Found ESA's Crashed Mars Lander

On Wednesday, the European Space Agency attempted to land a probe on Mars, and things went bad. While the ExoMars mission team continues to piece …

DJI, Epson Team Up on Drone Piloting in Augmented Reality

It looks like the next generation of smart glasses may have at least one very specific use case for pro videographers — they'll let pilots keep their …

Augmented Reality

Why, Yes, You Can Get Away With Murder in Yellowstone

What happens in Yellowstone stays in Yellowstone, right? While hundreds of thousands of Instagrams and family photos might indicate otherwise, in one …

Giants kicker Josh Brown put on commissioner's exempt list

Josh Brown was placed on the commissioner's exempt list Friday, and sources told ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen that the veteran kicker is done …

How snakes evolved to lose their legs - Futurity

About 150 million years ago, snakes roamed about on well-developed legs. Scientists now know why those limbs eventually disappeared.

Hundreds of thousands of devices such as webcams and DVRs were infected with malicious code to create a so-called ‘botnet’ to target leading sites<p>The huge attack on global internet access, which blocked some of the world’s most popular websites, is believed to have been unleashed by hackers using …

Cybersecurity

Properties of Polygons

See also: Calculating Area<p>This page examines the properties of two-dimensional or ‘plane’ polygons. A polygon is any shape made up of straight lines …

Apple made two versions of the iPhone 7 -- and one of them sucks

Much like last year, Apple made two versions of its iPhone. In last year’s 6s, Apple chose to utilize two separate processors — one marginally better than the other. In this year’s iPhone 7, Apple again chose different components, this time for the modem.<p>One iPhone 7 has a Qualcomm modem, while the …

IPhone 7

Minecraft: Story Mode’s First Episode Is Free On Windows 10

Telltale Games’ lighthearted Minecraft: Story Mode’s [official site] season premiere episode is free to download right now across various platforms, …

The (mobile) games women play

Games on mobile phones are often a disregarded area of study, because it is relatively cheap and less glamorous than video games. But global consumer …

Scientists locate site where ancient Roman armies breached Jerusalem walls

Archaeologists say they've found evidence of a battlefield from the Roman emperor Titus' siege of Jerusalem in A.D. 70.<p>Recent excavations revealed a section of the so-called "Third Wall" of Jerusalem that Titus' army breached on its way to conquering the city, according to the Israel Antiquities …

MacBook Pro Preview - Apple's New Laptop Predictions!

MacBook Pro