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Meet the legendary G-man investigating Russia's meddling

Robert Mueller will oversee an investigation that critics and fans alike say will finish on his terms alone.<p>Soon after former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III was named special counsel to oversee the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible collusion by associates of …

Donald Trump

The Tinker Board is a more powerful Raspberry Pi rival from Asus

Taiwanese computer company Asus has launched its own take on the hobbyist’s favorite, the Raspberry Pi. The newly unveiled (and nicely named) Tinker Board is available in the UK and Europe for £55 ($68) and offers some neat upgrades compared to the most recent Pi, but with a price bump to …

Raspberry Pi

Want to Improve Brain Functioning? Neuroscience Says to Start Reading This Immediately (It's Not What You Think) | Inc.com

I can't tell you the number of times I've visited a coworking space or other such entrepreneur hangout and seen cult favorites like <i>Lean Startup</i>, <i>ReWork</i>, and <i>Lean In</i> fill the shelves.<p>There's nothing wrong with that, of course. Nonfiction has its place, and plenty of people have felt more educated and …

The Brain

Apple topples Samsung as world's biggest smartphone maker

Apple has overthrown Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone manufacturer for the first time in five years after the iPhone maker reported record sales.<p>Strategy Analytics said that the US tech company regained the top spot after selling 78.3 million handsets in the final quarter of 2017, while …

Can Logitech’s New Remote Make You A Better Presenter?

This slim clicker offers a highlighting feature, quick charging, and even a gentle alarm to let you know your time is almost done.<p>You’re on stage in front of a few hundred people, presenting a project you’ve been working on for the past year. Suddenly, the screensaver on your computer turns on and …

Logitech

‘Silicon Valley arrogance’? Google misfires as it strives to turn Star Trek fiction into reality

Conrad, recalled an employee who was present, displayed images on the room's big screens showing nanoparticles tracking down cancer cells in the bloodstream and flashing signals to a Fitbit-style wristband. He promised a working prototype of the cancer early-detection device within six months.<p>That …

Genetic Engineering

Some Exciting News About The iPhone 7

Having already alluded to an all glass iPhone 7 as well as an omission of the headphone jack, the great Apple rumour mill is now suggesting that the …

Mobile Technology

The internet has developed its own prime time, and it’s coming for TV

There’s a prime time for watching video on the internet, and it could supplant the traditional peak viewing period as defined by broadcast television. According to the latest study of global internet traffic by Cisco, the internet is busiest between 9pm and 11pm around the world, with the vast …

Televisions

Microsoft launches its Planner project management app

After launching a preview for select customers last September, Microsoft is now rolling out free access to Planner, its project management app, to all users of its Office 365 productivity suite.<p>The tool lets you plan projects for your team, whether it’s for your business, school or non-profit …

Project Management

Why Can't We Figure Out How to Be Happy?

It shouldn't be this hard, but, yeah, it is.<p>Practice makes perfect—T-ball wisdom for the ages.<p>Happiness, as far as anyone can tell, is no exception.<p><i>The New York Times</i> ran an op-ed this Sunday arguing that advising someone to be his or her most authentic self is kind of bullshit. "Just be …

Happiness

23 iPhone-only apps that will make your Android friends jealous

It may not be fair, but it's a great perk for iPhone users.<p>You can enjoy the best travel apps, exclusives from Instagram and Adobe, and powerful photo apps.<p>In these 23 iPhone-only apps, you are guaranteed to find something new — just don't brag too much to your friends with Android phones.

Apps

Why The 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

The eight-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The eight-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as an effort to cut down on the number of hours of manual …

Time Management

Should parents post photos of their children on social media?

It’s a question any social-media user faces after snapping a great photo: Should I post this? Or it going to come back to haunt me?<p>The questions get …

Social Media

Why I Stopped Waiting: 3 Ways to Be Happy Now

Thinking back to a few years ago, when I believed that my happiness would come on the following terms:<p>When I met the man of my dreams,<br>• When I had more money and the business I always dreamed,<p>I realized I was literally waiting to live. It always felt like I was in a constant state of waiting and that …

Happiness

Deals: $150-$350 off MacBooks; iPad Air 2 for $549; 13-inch MacBook Air for $799

Apple resellers are breaking out the bargains this week with deals on 2015 MacBooks, as well as instant savings on iPad Air 2 and 13" MacBook Air …

IPad Air

According To DARPA, This Is What The World Will Look Like In 2045

The U.S. military’s scientific and technological wing, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), is essentially tasked with constructing …

Developers, don't miss Microsoft online dotnetConf 2016 starting tomorrow | On MSFT

One of Microsoft’s biggest online events is beginning tomorrow morning. The dotnetConf 2016 will kick the day off with a Keynote from Scott Hunter. …

6 Must-Haves for Developing a Maker Mindset

Community<p>6 Must-Haves for Developing a Maker Mindset<p>By Jennifer Pierrat     Jun 6, 2016<p>Mizin Roman for Shutterstock<p>Flashy spaces and shiny toys in …

Microsoft launches project management app Planner for all Office 365 users

In September last year, Microsoft launched Planner, a project management/team collaboration app, as a part of its Office 365 suite of applications. …

Japan robot maker to tackle loneliness with R2-D2-like machine

After a stint at SoftBank creating the world’s most famous companion robot, Kaname Hayashi, the “father” of Pepper, is developing a new machine that …

Robotics
New York City

Five reasons you'll want Lightning headphones for your iPhone 7

Lightning can be scary. Just look at the hordes of people that howled in terror at the idea of Apple replacing the traditional headphone jack on the next iPhone and using wireless and Lightning-based solutions instead. I'm not sure exactly how I'll feel about having a phone with no 3.5mm jack, but …

Audiophile

Opinion: More thoughts on how the new MacBook Pro’s rumored touch-panel could work

In an opinion piece a couple of weeks ago, I described the way I hope the rumored touch-panel will be used: dynamic content available to app developers to create one-touch shortcuts. Effectively you’d get similar benefits to a physical keyboard skin but for every app. Check out that piece first if …

Watch Dogs 2 world premiere coming on Wednesday

The first official teaser is here.<p>Ubisoft has released what I'm pretty sure is the first official Watch Dogs 2 teaser, and more importantly, …

The BMW M2 is the perfect sports car for everyone

Here we are, just three guys, standing amid a sea of red and white traffic cones. Dan Seifert, the bearded one; James Bareham, the Englishman; and me, neither bearded nor English. We are in our early 30s to mid 40s to a bit beyond. A <i>Verge</i> tech editor, the <i>Verge</i>’s creative director, and the <i>Verge</i> car …

Motorsport

2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupe: First Drive

Most of the S-Class Coupe's swagger with a much smaller price tag.<p><i>What's the first car you'd buy if you won the lottery?</i><p>It's a question we've all been asked and probably all have an answer to. For a lot of people, it's a hypercar like the McLaren P1 or Porsche 918 Spyder. For others, it's a classic …

Jaguar Cars

Makers Fuel World’s First Autonomous Car Track Day

On May 28th and 29th, Thunderhill Park, a regional race course just north of Sacramento, California made a tiny bit of history. It played host to the world’s first trackday for autonomous vehicles. None of the big names in the business were in attendance – no one from Google or Tesla, or even Uber …

Driverless Cars

Five Things About Apple You Don't Know But Should

The late Apple CEO and founder Steve Jobs wanted the company he built into one of the world’s most profitable to endure long after he had departed. …

Profit

Top 10 Best Playstation Games of All Time

Hold on to your dual shocks! Welcome to Thegamefreakshow and today we’ll be counting down our picks for the top 10 PlayStation games of all time.<p>For …

Is a robot about to take your job?

Can we run fast enough to outpace the robots? Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of Tesla, doesn’t think so: in a recent speech, he warned that humans will soon need “neural laces” in their brains to help them keep up with machines, else they will become “house cats” to a vastly more intelligent …