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Top 10 People Who Possibly Explored The Americas Before Christopher Columbus

At this point, it’s well-known and accepted that Christopher Columbus was not the first explorer to reach the Americas. So who got there before him? …

Huge Water Reserves Found All Over Mars

New NASA images show layers of ice peeking out of eroded cliffs—a potential boon for future humans on the red planet.<p>At sites across the midsection of Mars, scientists have found layers of water ice buried mere feet beneath the red planet’s surface. The discovery adds crucial detail to Mars’s …

The best tech of CES 2018

Best Tech of CES 2018<p>Best Tech of CES 2018<p>The new year may start on Jan. 1, but for the tech world it doesn't really begin until CES, the world's …

FCC approves first wireless 'power-at-a-distance' charging system

Charging your mobile device wirelessly is certainly less of a hassle than plugging it in, but still requires the device be in physical contact with its station to actually work. That's about to change now that the Federal Communications Commission has approved the first wireless charger that works …

Hyperkin SupaRetroN HD Arrives Jan. 8

The SNES Classic ships with a selection of games and no means of adding more, where as the SupaRetroN HD plays most SNES cartridges in 720p.<p>PCMag …

Alaris S2070 Scanner by Kodak Alaris

<b>Pros</b><p>Excellent OCR accuracy. Fast scanning. Relatively fast when saving to searchable PDF.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Somewhat pricey. Software complicated to learn and …

Living With a Galaxy Note 8

With its large screen, fast processor, great camera, and built-in stylus, Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 makes a strong argument for best Android phone on …

17 Things to Know About Amazon Prime

If you've wondered what the big deal is about Prime, here's what you need to know about Amazon's service.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

Consumer Tech

OnePlus 5 to Get OnePlus 5T's Face Unlock Feature

Worry not, owners of the slightly-older OnePlus 5; you, too, will soon be able to unlock your smartphone by looking at it.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Mobile Technology

Tackling signs in Japan that you're not welcome

“MOTHER F——- KISS MY ANUS. F—- OFF Mother F——-… foreigner. Sneaking PHOTO.”<p>A hand-written sign bearing these words is among several decorated with …

Rights & Freedoms

5 Reasons Why UX-Led Companies Are The Future

User experience design is much more than just a visual aesthetic or a popular term for good old web design. A study by the Design Management …

UX Design

New elements complete seventh row of the periodic table

Officials have approved the names of four new elements. The new additions are named after a country, three cities and a scientist.<p>Top scientists …

Periodic Table

10 Creativity Apps I Used the Most in 2016 | Inc.com

Your creativity is your ability to generate ideas that are novel and useful, whether for business, art, or other areas. However, to implement your creative ideas, you need tools. I use many helpful apps to let my creative ideas materialize.<p>The criteria for selecting the apps for the following list …

Apps

npmawesome: Ten Open Source Node.js Apps

Popcorn Time (GitHub: popcorn-official/popcorn-app, License: GPL) allows any computer user to watch movies easily streaming from torrents, without …

Node.js Blueprints | PACKT Books

Table of Contents<p>What You Will Learn<p>Explore design patterns in Node.js<br>• Build solid architectures by following test-driven development<br>• Look beyond web …

How Trump Made Architecture (And Cities) Worse

From inflating building heights to stiffing contractors on their fees, Trump has consistently disrespected the architecture profession.<p>Before Donald Trump made a name for himself as a peddler of steaks, a purveyor of insults, a poster child of self-tanner, and a presidential candidate (sigh), he …

Donald Trump

Will Microsoft's Surface Studio Crush Apple's Mac Business?

<b>Microsoft</b> (NASDAQ: MSFT) recently unveiled the Surface Pro Studio, a sleekall-in-one PC which can be adjusted to a near-flat orientation for digital design purposes. The 28" 4,500 x 3,000 display has a whopping 13.5 million pixels -- 63% more pixels than a 4K television -- on a 10-point multi-touch …

Airbus offers a peek at its flying taxi

European aerospace giant Airbus has quietly lifted the curtain on an ambitious Silicon Valley project called Vahana. It's a pilotless passenger aircraft that aims to someday add a vertical component to your commute.<p>Think of Uber-like air taxis that can beat the traffic on Highway 101 by flying over …

Aviation

5 Amazing Inventions You Need To See

Get a 55" 4K TV With an Xbox One S and Free Game for $850

In search of a 4K TV and an Xbox One? Best Buy has launched a new deal you may want to consider.<p>The store is now selling a 55" Samsung 4K TV with your choice of Xbox One S bundles for $850. Xbox One S bundles available in this deal include the 500 GB Halo Collection bundle (includes Halo 5: …

Sweden's highest court thinks camera drones are basically CCTV cameras

Okay folks. Time for a pop quiz. First question: What’s the difference between a camera-equipped drone, and a CCTV camera? If you’re Sweden’s highest court, the answer is “nothing”.<p>It just ruled that camera drones should be treated as surveillance cameras, and therefore require the user to possess …

You won't need a burly system to run Civilization 6

System requirements announced.<p>Civilization 6 is right around the bend, and if you're planning to try your hand at building an empire that can stand …

Labour Party

What's the Secret to the Trump Sauce?

How did Donald Trump, a businessman with no political experience, manage to transform the Republican Party? In this <i>Atlantic</i> interview, senior editor David Frum explains that Trump’s success can be traced to his unorthodox views on immigration, social security, and healthcare. The Republican …

David Frum

Why Is Google Making Human Skin?

Hidden away on Google’s campus, doctors at a world-class life sciences lab are trying to change the way people think about their health.

Life Sciences