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Exclusive: Facebook signs BuzzFeed, Vox, others for original video shows - sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) has signed deals with millennial-focused news and entertainment creators Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN, Group Nine Media and others to make shows for its upcoming video service, which will feature long and short-form content with ad breaks, according to several …

YouTube Red

"HUMBLE" Is 2017's Biggest Beat, But Mike WiLL Didn't Originally Intend It for Kendrick

And everything else we learned from this new interview with the Atlanta producer.<p>Now a bonafide Number One single, Kendrick Lamar's "HUMBLE" is on course to become one of 2017's signature songs, memorable for years to come—people in the future, I'm sure, will ask: "where were you when you first saw …

A Mark Cuban-Backed App That’ll Unlock Your Paycheck Early + 4 More New Apps

As much as we love getting out and enjoying spring, these April showers definitely make us want to cozy up on the coach and binge on our favorite things. So while we’re lounging around at home this weekend, we thought we would catch up on a few techy chores that don’t require putting on *actual* …

Train Your Voice With This Singing App

iOS: If you want to really kill it at karaoke, <i>approximately</i> hitting the notes won’t be good enough. A free app called Vanido can guide you through …

22 Optical Illusions That Prove Your Brain Sucks

What you think is reality is a lie. And we have the proof.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying …

Huge asteroid to zip 'near' Earth on Wednesday

It's a near-miss in space terms.<p>A 2,000-foot-long asteroid, almost twice the size of the Rose Bowl, will zip safely past Earth on Wednesday at a distance of about 1.1 million miles, about 4.6 times the distance from Earth to the moon.<p>Although there is no possibility the asteroid, with the ungainly …

Astronomy

Immortal Stem Cells Let Scientists Create an Unlimited Supply of Artificial Blood

This is a big deal for medicine.<p>Researchers have developed a line immortal stem cells that allow them to generate an unlimited supply of artificial …

This 13-Year-Old Hacker Has Found Bugs at Some Top Tech Companies

Meet Ahsan Tahir, a 13-year-old hacker from Karachi, Pakistan, who is already schooling some of the biggest technology companies when it comes to cybersecurity.<p>Tahir is an "ethical hacker," putting his skills to work through bug bounty programs, helping companies find and fix vulnerabilities in …

Cybersecurity

Gut bacteria play a role in long-term weight gain

Weight gain happens when we consume more food than we can burn, and weight loss happens when we burn more energy than we consume. But why do some …

New Obesity Gene Identified for Some People of African Descent

Researchers have found a genetic variation unique to some people of African descent that can add about six pounds of extra weight.<p>About 1 percent of people of African heritage carry the genetic variation, the team at the National Institutes of Health reported.<p>And those who have it are more likely …

West Africa

The Physics Of Dieting, Exercise, And Weight Loss

<i>What is the best way to reduce belly fat and overall weight? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now, The Physics of Time,</b> …

Fitness

How You Can Profit From the Next Big Thing in Healthcare

Precision medicine is going to be huge. Two stocks in particular -- Illumina and Roche -- provide investors a way to profit.<p>What's the next big thing …

Free online courses will teach anyone DNA sequencing

It's never been easier to learn how to code using online resources, and that's not limited to computer programming. You know what else is code? DNA, which scientists have been modifying in bacteria and embryos with increasing success over the years. Researchers from the Centre Recherches …

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers make paid apps free for a limited time, but you have …

Learn & Master ⚔️ the Basics of RxSwift in 10 Minutes

Every programmer should have heard of <i>Rx</i>. Whether it happened at the last developer conference or while reading a fresh blog article like this one 😎. …

Noted: Snag Three Free Programming Guides for HTML, Python, and Java for Your Kindle Right Now

<i>Free is nearly always a great thing. Free books are even better and free books that teach you something are the best. Want to learn some programming?</i> …

Programming

3 jQuery Snippets for Handling CSS Classes

CSS isn’t really a very dynamic or flexible language, but with the help of jQuery, it’s easy to make certain styles dynamic and changeable with just …

jQuery

Over 30 Hours of Training In Python Basics & Advanced Libraries to Become a Programming Wizard

<b>Learn Python 3 from Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Get Your Hands Dirty Learning One of the Most Important Programming Languages<p>Python is widely considered one …

Python Programming

What am I expecting at Google Next

I generally don’t attend tech conferences. They tend to waste time and dole out bad advice. Even when at a tech conference for other reasons, I …

NetFront Browser NX by ACCESS - Powering the Switch 'WebKit' Online Services

Among the various little curiosities that Nintendo Switch owners were picking apart when the system launched, one of the more interesting was the …

Google's artificial intelligence can diagnose cancer faster than human doctors

Making the decision on whether or not a patient has cancer usually involves trained professionals meticulously scanning tissue samples over weeks and …

How to Develop Your First Android Application & Publish It On Google Play Store

In the last couple of years, the mobile app market has been expanded by leaps and bounds. Therefore, the mobile marketing become quite competitive. …

Google Play

How to answer ‘Do you have any questions for me?’: 25 great questions to ask your future boss

It’s time for my twice-a-year update of the best questions for <b>you</b> to ask in an interview. This year, I’ve asked my classmates from Harvard Business …

How microcertifications work for IT job seekers and employers

Organizations struggling to fill high-demand tech roles -- like Linux or cybersecurity, for instance -- often look at certifications to benchmark a …

Startup School

We believe the barrier to entry for people to start a startup is still too high. We want to make it easier for people to start a company, regardless …

Startups

Six Jobs Automation Will Eliminate

Robots don't take jobs. They do some very specific ones.<p>Automation isn’t an abstraction. Headlines may suggest that robots and artificial …

Can You Take a Tax Deduction for Laser Eye Surgery?

Can the Cost of Laser Eye Surgery Be Deducted on Your Taxes?<p>What the IRS Says About Laser Eye Surgery<p>Updated September 18, 2017<p>Laser eye surgery …

Personal Finance

Don’t Leave a Job Interview Without Asking These 3 Questions

These are important.<p>Nailing a job interview can be a lot of pressure – you’re finally face to face with a potential employer, so of course you want …

Samsung's latest Galaxy Tab S3 tablet takes on the iPad Pro

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is the latest high-end Android tablet. Is it any better than the Apple iPad Pro or the Google Pixel C? We take a look.<p>With all due respect to the Google Pixel C ($950.00 at Amazon.com), the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 ($549.99 at Dell Home) is one of the best Android tablets …

Phones

NASA Wants to Launch a Giant Magnetic Field to Make Mars Habitable

So crazy, it just might work.<p>NASA scientists have proposed a bold plan that could give Mars its atmosphere back and make the Red Planet habitable for …