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This bezel-less smartphone is a glimpse into the future of mobile screens

At first glances, Apple’s iPhone 7 is virtually identical to the previous model. You could be forgiven for wondering what’s next for smartphone design. This might give you an idea.<p>Sharp has recently shown off their latest display technology innovation, and it looks extremely cool. It’s called the …

Mobile

The Spooky Secret Behind Artificial Intelligence's Incredible Power

Spookily powerful artificial intelligence (AI) systems may work so well because their structure exploits the fundamental laws of the universe, new …

U.S. Says $400 Million Payment Was Used to Guarantee American Prisoners' Release

The Obama administration acknowledged Thursday that a $400 million cash payment to Iran in January was used as leverage to ensure the release of four U.S. prisoners.<p>The payment, part of a $1.7 billion settlement of a decades-long legal dispute before an international tribunal in The Hague, was …

South Asia

Want to Stick to Your Habits? Science Says This Will Double Your Success Rate

This will ensure your positive habits always happen, no matter what.<p>The internet is chock full of good habits that can change your success for the better. But actually sticking to them is a completely different story.<p>This unexpected journey called life gets in the way, and when we have a task list …

Obama on Iran payment: 'We do not pay ransom'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama on Thursday dismissed suggestions a $400 million payment to Iran amounted to a ransom paid in return for the release of American hostages.<p>Confirming the US offered the payment in cash, Obama nevertheless downplayed the delivery's significance, saying it was …

Donald Trump

Former CIA Chief Smacks Down Donald Trump In Clinton Endorsement

Michael Morell ripped Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for his lack of experience and relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin, …

DC transit police officer charged with aiding ISIS

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In the first case of a US police officer charged with aiding ISIS, a Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority cop was arrested Wednesday for providing material support to ISIS, the Justice Department announced.<p>Nicholas Young was arrested by the FBI on Wednesday but was on …

Terrorism

Why Is It So Hard to Write a Decent Revenge Porn Law?

The first federal law against revenge porn could be in the works. Too narrow and victims won't be able to get justice; too broad and the law will nail innocent parties.<p>If you were betting on a proposal that would become law this year, few seemed less controversial than the Rhode Island bill to …

Rhode Island

Trump declines to endorse Ryan, McCain for re-election: Washington Post | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump on Tuesday declined to endorse two fellow Republicans, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan and U.S. Senator John McCain, in their upcoming re-election battles after both Republicans criticized his remarks about the family of a slain Muslim U.S. Army …

Compare quality of life: New York vs Atlanta

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The 10 best colleges for a job on Wall Street

10. University of Michigan & Ross School of Business — Ann Arbor, Michigan (1.6%)<p>9. Rutgers University — New Brunswick & Newark, New Jersey (1.7%)<p>8. …

Opinion: Tech is king of Wall Street, thanks to the cloud

The main lesson of this corporate earnings season has been the dominance of technology on Wall Street, and the most dominant companies have something …

Io's Atmosphere Just Collapsed

We'll come back later.<p>Jupiter's frozen moon Io is a pretty bleak place, with a toxic atmosphere and the most active volcanoes of any known body in …

​The future of home automation

Every emerging technology, like a child, goes through its difficult phases, and IoT is no different. To extend that analogy, you could say that …

Obama calls on GOP leaders to un-endorse Trump: 'There has to be a point where you say enough'

In a press conference at the White House on Tuesday, Obama said it was not enough for Republicans like House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to condemn the Republican presidential nominee's controversial statements, including his critique of Khizr Khan, who denounced …

Republicans

Obama: I'm still president and I support TPP trade deal

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama stressed Tuesday that he still he plans to move ahead with the massive Trans-Pacific Partnership deal while he's in office despite bipartisan opposition on trade.<p>"Right now I'm president, and I'm for it," Obama said at a midday press conference with …

Democratic National Convention

Life On Earth May Have Been 'Premature' In The Cosmic Scale, Researchers Say

"Where is everybody?" the Italian physicist Enrico Fermi once asked, when faced with the apparent contradiction between the high probability for the …

Pope Francis creates commission to study history of female deacons

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis has created a commission to study the historical role of female deacons in the Catholic Church, the Vatican's press office said Monday.<p>The commission was first promised by the Pope after a meeting with a group of nuns on May 12. He said the Vatican should study the question of …

Pope Francis

DNC CEO resigns in wake of email controversy

<b>(CNN) —</b> The CEO of the Democratic National Committee and two other high-level staffers left the organization on Tuesday in the wake of the committee's hacked email controversy.<p>Amy Dacey is the highest-ranking official at the DNC to step aside due to the matter, a senior Democratic official said. …

Government

Did Trump go too far?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's criticism about the Muslim parents of a slain American soldier has generated -- once again -- a backlash within his own party.<p>Just 100 days from the election, Trump has responded in his standard fashion -- dig in, claim he's being treated unfairly and attack …

Donald Trump

The World's Most Poisonous Creatures Could Get You High and Save Your Life

In her new book, <i>Venomous</i>, molecular biologist Christie Wilcox goes in-depth exploring the culture and history of venom. VICE sat down with her for a chat about her interest in the world's deadliest creatures.<p>A large dose from the dreaded Australian box jelly, a.k.a. <i>Chironex fleckeri</i>, can …

The voters Clinton needs to win over

<b>(CNN) —</b> America's halting efforts to confront the nation's original sin of slavery and continuing systemic transgressions against blacks and people of color dominated the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this week.<p>Against the backdrop of a presidential election whose outcome will …

3tags.org

Donald Trump and Russia: a web that grows more tangled all the time

A key figure at the Republican national convention where Donald Trump was nominated for president has strong business ties with Ukraine, the Guardian has learned.<p>Cozy Bear and Fancy Bear: did Russians hack Democratic party and if so, why?<p>Read more<p>The party platform, written at the convention in …

Russia

The 100 coolest works of architecture in the world

For those who want to brush up on their architecture knowledge, we've compiled a ranking of the 100 coolest buildings and structures on the planet.<p>These include old and new pieces of architecture all over the world, including museums, wineries, religious spaces, skyscrapers, transportation hubs, …

Architecture

Astronomers Just Found an Exoplanet That Orbits Three Stars

Just pick one already.<p>We often find star systems that have pretty weird house rules, those that have gigantic planets or those that have more than …

Universe

Exxon Mobil Just Surprised Wall Street With This Big Miss

Exxon Mobil (xom), the world’s largest publicly traded oil producer, posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday due to weak crude prices …

After Hacking Claims, Here's The View From Russia On The U.S. Campaign

Russia is indignant about allegations that it was involved in hacking the Democratic National Committee and releasing thousands of embarrassing emails through WikiLeaks.<p>Democrats have charged that the exploit was designed to hurt Hillary Clinton's campaign and favor Donald Trump's. Russia denies …

This is the best scientific argument that your brain isn't a computer

One of the most intriguing speculative arguments in physics and computer science isn't really about physics or computer science at all. It's about the brain — or more precisely, about consciousness — and it's been going on for decades. The central question: Is the brain fundamentally like a …