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Netflix's Garbage Programming Blamed for Stock Falling Off a Cliff

Netflix shares plummetted in after-hours trading following the release of its latest earnings report. The streaming giant missed the mark on several …

Lost in Space

World's oldest bread shows hunter-gathers were baking 4,000 years before birth of farming

Hunter-gatherers were baking bread thousands of years before the birth of farming, archaeologists have discovered after digging up pieces from the world’s oldest loaf.<p>The remains of a charred flatbread were found at an archaeological site in Jordan dating back 14,400 years by an European team of …

Archaeology

New iPhone Leak Confirms Apple's Massive Upgrade

Last year’s release of the iPhone X saw Tim Cook and his team upgrade the iPhone’s hardware and software platform with FaceID. Supply chain sources are backing up information that suggests Apple will increase the availability of FaceID and upgrade the entire 2018 portfolio of devices. That’s a …

Mobile Technology

Scientists Discovered a Quadrillion Tons of Diamonds Hidden Deep Within the Earth

"Diamond is not a particularly rare mineral."<p>Adorning an ear or encircling a finger, a natural diamond is synonymous with luxury. The average cost of …

Earth Science

The Pillars Of Creation Haven't Been Destroyed, Say New NASA Images

The Pillars of Creation, 7,000 light years away in the Eagle Nebula, represents one of Hubble’s most iconic images.<p>The full nebula itself is a race: evaporative radiation from new stars fights against the active, ongoing star-formation from the nebula’s cool gas.<p>First observed by Hubble in the …

Cosmology

Breakthrough: Researchers fix Alzheimer's gene

Groundbreaking research shows, for the first time, how the most well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease causes signs in human brain …

Dementia

New method could quadruple smartphone battery capacity, but people will still complain

• A Norwegian team of nanoscientists has devised a method of creating hybrid silicon batteries.<br>• The team claims that its batteries could be three-to-five times as powerful as current lithium-ion batteries.<br>• Industrial testing of the hybrid silicon batteries will begin soon.<p>If there’s one thing we know …

smartphonebattery

A Possible 'Star Wars' Reference Has Been Discovered In Marvel's Phase 3 Movies

The Marvel Cinematic Universe certainly has no shortage of Easter eggs, but one fan may have spotted a unique connection.<p>Reddit user KYLO733 recently …

Marvel Universe

Zombieland 2 Is Officially Happening and Everyone's Coming Back Except Bill Murray

After a nearly decade of waiting, it’s finally happening.<p>Today, The Hollywood Reporter announced that <i>Zombieland 2</i> is, in fact, a go with all four of …

Bill Murray

Is the New ‘RoboCop’ Sequel Neill Blomkamp’s Last Chance?

Just over four years after the remake of Paul Verhoeven’s <i>RoboCop</i> landed in theaters with far too much self-seriousness, Joel freakin’ Kinnaman, and …

Blockbusters

Wanna live in the House on Haunted Hill? Got $23 mill?

We’re not sure exactly what it says about you as a person, but if you’re the type of person who wants to live in a famous haunted movie house, then …

Frank Lloyd Wright

After 8-year search, Australian rangers capture massive crocodile

<b>(CNN) —</b> Wildlife rangers in northern Australia captured a massive 600 kilogram (1,300 pound) crocodile after first spotting it nearly a decade ago.<p>The crocodile, estimated to be more than 60 years old, was found lurking near a boat ramp in the Katherine River. At 4.71 meters (15.45 feet), the croc …

Wildlife

UFC fighter takes down ‘drunk’ person at restaurant

A UFC fighter claims he was forced to bust out his talents at a Las Vegas café after an “a—hole drunk” allegedly began threatening the staff on …

Ronda Rousey

If You Liked 'Dark', You'll Love New Netflix Series 'Freud'

Tell me about your mother.<p>There’s a new German-language thriller coming to Netflix and it features an unusual hero. Following the success of <i>Dark</i>, …

Sigmund Freud

Belkin finally launches the first Apple-approved battery pack with Lightning input charging

At last, you can charge your battery pack with the same cable you charge your iPhone with<p>It’s taken a long time, but Belkin has finally released the first Apple-approved battery pack that features a Lightning port input for charging. In other words, instead of recharging your battery pack with a …

Mobile Technology

New drug shows promise for preventing and even reversing damage from age-related dementia and stroke

Cerebral small vessel disease (SVD) is one of the most commonly associated causes of age-related dementia and stroke. New research, led by the …

Dementia

In lost interview, Stanley Kubrick explains the ending of 2001: A Space Odyssey

Fifty years since it was first screened, <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> continues to cause confusion and debate. Stanley Kubrick’s epic film reimagined what …

Stanley Kubrick

How Syfy is trying — again — to build a digital news hub for geek culture

Geek culture is ascendant, with comic book franchises smashing box office records and platforms spending eye-popping sums on fantasy rights, and the …

Science Fiction

Reddit Just Discovered a Stunning 'Last Jedi' Lightsaber Easter Egg

I’ve seen <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> five times now, most recently because it just went up on Netflix, but Rian Johnson’s movie is still offering new …

Star Wars

SimpliSafe home security locks down a $1 billion investment

SimpliSafe, makers of a popular install-it-yourself home security system that won Editors' Choice here on CNET, have announced a deal with the private equity firm Hellman & Friedman "to accelerate the company's growth and expansion of the home security market."<p>Now, sources close to the company are …

Home Security

AMC Looks to Crush MoviePass

The movie theater giant says it has a subscription service that is sustainable.<p>Movie theater giant <b>AMC Entertainment</b> (NYSE:AMC) wants to show …

Animation

Bruce Lee may have died from a heat stroke, new book claims

What happened on the day martial arts expert and Hollywood star Bruce Lee died in 1973 at age 32? Matthew Polly may have an idea.<p>Nearly 45 years after the film and fighting legend's sudden demise, the American journalist has published an intensive biography titled “Bruce Lee: A Life.”<p>Polly …

Bruce Lee

DC Universe: Everything You Need To Know About The New Streaming Service

Since the announcement that DC was stepping into the streaming game, fans have wondered just what its new service would entail. In the past months, details have been scarce aside from announcements of new shows that will air on what the company calls DC Universe. The company announced that the …

Justice League

See the first look at 'Glass,' M. Night Shyamalan's 'Unbreakable' and 'Split' sequel

David Dunn, Elijah Price, and The Beast are together at last.<p>Those attending CinemaCon this year got to witness the glory of the first trailer for</i> …

Movies

Apple is rebuilding Maps from the ground up

I’m not sure if you’re aware, but the launch of Apple Maps went poorly. After a rough first impression, an apology from the CEO, several years of patching holes with data partnerships and some glimmers of light with long-awaited transit directions and improvements in business, parking and place …

Mobile Devices

Scientists Discover Dolphins Call Each Other by Name

“This is the coolest thing ever."<p>Video shot in Shark Bay, Australia, shows something incredible: dolphins are calling each other <i>by name</i>.<p>The video is …

Dolphins

An Alien Visitor Turns Out to Be a Comet

Oumuamua, we never knew you.<p>It came from outer space, zooming through the solar system at 50 miles a second last October trailing mystery and dust: a lazily spinning reddish cigar-shaped rock — a cosmic stogie — named in honor of the Hawaiian-based Pan-Starrs telescope which found it.<p>It was an …

Astronomy

Star Wars lightsaber colors, decoded

As Solo: A Star Wars Story ends its theatrical run, it's safe to talk about the unexpected appearance of a lightsaber at the end of a movie that didn't seem likely to have any.<p>It popped up thanks to a surprising cameo by longtime Star Wars villain Maul, who ignited his red blade to threaten Emilia …

Star Wars

Report says Apple is dropping the prices of its upcoming new 2018 iPhone models

The main reason the iPhone X isn’t selling as well as some analysts had hoped it would is the price. You might not pay the full $1,000 when you buy …

Mobile Technology

TV columnist speculates Apple is plotting a major media industry acquisition

The speculation about Apple’s original content plan continues this week. After a report last week suggested that Apple might price its subscription service below Netflix, The Hollywood Reporter’s Tim Goodman now writes that Apple has to be looking to acquire an existing media company if it wants to …

Smart TV