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No longer taken seriously, we're seeing the last gasp of climate denial groups | Dana Nuccitelli

Anti-climate groups like GWPF try to leech credibility from serious scientific organizations like the Royal Society<p>The Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) is an anti-climate policy advocacy group in the UK that often releases misleading scientific “reports.” The group also hosts annual …

Climate

How dangerous are phones on planes?

Samsung’s exploding mobiles are the latest of in-flight phone fears.<p><b>If you’re boarding a plane, chances are you'll be bringing a phone aboard with you.</b> But the technological sophistications of phones have left airlines and governments with safety concerns — and in the case of Samsung’s new faulty …

Samsung's Biggest Mistake

This week, Samsung representatives are standing by at some of the world's busiest airports, ready to exchange Galaxy Note 7 phones for something new and less combustible. After dozens of fires, two recalls and the complete cancellation of the product, the U.S. government on Saturday warned that …

Galaxy Note

The Google phone is almost as good as the iPhone

Google's pedestrian Pixel is a photography powerhouse<p>If you want to know what I do for a living, the answer is I fret. I spend my summers swapping Android phones every week, never finding one that does everything I need quite as well as I want it to. Then the iPhone comes along in the fall, acting …

The Bitcoin Revolution Is En Route To Reshape The Payment System

The most successful crypto currency to date, Bitcoin seem en route to a revolution across the contemporary payment system. Bitcoin has officially reached new heights when Mike Tyson has his own line of Bitcoin-branded ATMs. The boxing legend says he's "grateful for being a part of bitcoin …

ISP explains data caps to FCC: Using the Internet is like eating Oreos

"You have to pay extra for double-stuffed," cable company Mediacom tells FCC.<p>If you were worried that the debate over Internet data caps would get …

Boeing usa Realidad Aumentada para guiar a sus operadores - PC World en Español

Boeing tiene un programa piloto que señala y guía a los operarios en la zona de montaje de las aeronaves y que, además, los ayuda en todo lo que …

Este es el plan de teléfono celular que más te conviene

Agencias<br>CIUDAD DE MÉXICO.- Escojer un plan de postpago de telefonía celular puede ser difícil, esto por la cantidad de planes disponibles y el poco …

How to Make a DIY Dyson Bladeless Fan with a Water Jug and a Plant Vase

Dyson’s Bladeless Fans are wonderfully awesome but also ridiculously expensive. Am I really going to spend 300 bucks on a fan? Nah. Thankfully, Rulof …

Technology Leaders Call Trump a 'Disaster For Innovation'

A group of over 100 technology CEOs, founders, and executives have published a letter saying that presumed Republican presidential nominee Donald …

The History of the Republican Party

Regulators Pave Way for Speedy Next-Generation 5G Networks

U.S. regulators on Thursday paved the way for a lightning-fast next generation of wireless services in a move that made the United States the first country to set aside an ample amount of airwaves for so-called 5G wireless applications and networks.<p>In an act that could have far-reaching effects for …

Google’s Project Fi Is One Step Closer to Unifying the World’s Wireless Networks

Google is a few steps closer to unifying the world's wireless networks—and, in the process, providing your smartphone with a faster, more reliable, …

Google Fiber

Find Out Which Appliance Is Sucking All Your Power - MIT Technology Review

Is your garage door opening right now? Is your washing machine running? A growing number of products attempt to give consumers data on the sources of …

Smart Homes

Inside Facebook’s Artificial Intelligence Engine Room - MIT Technology Review

Access Facebook from the western half of North America and there’s a good chance your data will be pulled from a computer cooled by the juniper- and …

Artificial Intelligence

Pokemon Go's mental health benefits are real

Dr. John Grohol is an expert in technology's impact on human behavior and mental health, and for the past 20 years he's studied how people operate online. He's the founder of mental health network <i>Psych Central</i>, and he knows all about the latest tools aimed at helping people deal with anxiety, …

Telecoms companies unite to sign 5G manifesto

<b>Some of the world's largest telecoms companies have signed a 5G manifesto, aimed at driving forward the deployment of next-generation mobile networks.</b><p>The manifesto pledges to launch fast 5G mobile networks in every country within the European Union by 2020.<p>However, it also says current net …

Net Neutrality

Why Hordes of Moths Crashed the Euro 2016 Final

As Portugal and France snoozed their way through the final match yesterday at Euro 2016, thousands of Silver Y moths crashed the party—including one …

18 útiles aplicaciones para Android que quizás no conocías

• Video Live Wallpaper – Establece un <b>video como fondo de pantalla</b><br>• Simple Screen Recorder – Aplicación que te <b>permite grabar tu pantalla</b> (sin Root)<br>• iPanel …

Six Pokémon Go tips for the ultimate beginner

If you're not quite sure what a Pokémon is, this one's for you<p>If you’re here, it’s because everyone you know is talking about one thing: <i>Pokémon Go</i>, the new iOS and Android game that’s sending people outside in droves. But maybe you’re not yet one of them, because, well, you’re not really sure what</i> …

Sharing Your Netflix Password Is Now a Federal Crime

On July 5th , the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion which found, in part, that sharing passwords is a crime prosecutable under …

Segway creator's advanced prosthetic arm arrives in late 2016

Segway creator Dean Kamen's Luke prosthetic arm has been a long time in coming -- the FDA approved it two years ago. At last, however, it's nearly here. Mobius Bionics has revealed that it will offer the Luke arm sometime in late 2016. It's not clear what it will take to get one (you can register …

30 Easy Ways To Eat Healthier On A Budget

Because it really shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.<p><i>Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Verizon reaches 'key milestone' on the road to 5G

Verizon today issued a press release announcing that it has finalized its 5G radio specifications. The leading US carrier describes this as a "key milestone" in the long journey to 5G, which will offer data speeds far beyond what 4G / LTE give us now. "Consumers will experience gigabits-per-second …

Cat S60 review: If Superman was a phone - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Cat S60 features a built-in thermal imaging camera. It can consistently survive 6 foot drops onto concrete and can take a 16 foot dunking into water. It has an expandable microSD card slot and loud front-facing speakers.<p><b>The Bad</b> It's significantly thicker and heavier than other …

15 uses for your phone's camera (other than taking selfies)

Four unexpected ways people are using drones

From national security surveillance to your cousin’s summer wedding, drones are being deployed to capture aerial images more frequently than ever before. Serving as a camera in the sky may be their primary value to date, but devotees of the unmanned aircraft see greater potential in the …

A Mississippi Power Plant Highlights All That’s Wrong with “Clean Coal” - MIT Technology Review

The Kemper power plant, the Obama administration’s flagship project for cutting carbon emissions through “clean coal” technology, is in big trouble. …

Fossil Fuels

Tesla’s Dubious Claims About Autopilot’s Safety Record - MIT Technology Review

Tesla Motors’s statement last week disclosing the first fatal crash involving its Autopilot automated driving feature opened not with condolences but …

Tesla

Report: 7 countries benefit most from technology innovation

GENEVA (AP) — The United States, Singapore, Finland, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland and Israel are getting the biggest bang for their buck in …