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How to read body language and use it to get ahead, according to a Secret Service agent

Most of us find ourselves in a meeting environment weekly, if not daily: Interviewing for a new job, giving a sales presentation to a client, running a meeting at the office, asking your boss for a raise, even breaching a touchy subject with your spouse at home. The list goes on.<p>The premise of each …

Public Speaking

Scientists are hoping to turn the compound resveratrol into medicine to slow down aging

By the middle of this century the over 60s will outnumber the under 18s for the first time in human history. This should be good news, but growing old today also means becoming frail, sick and dependent. A healthy old age is good for you and a remarkably good deal for society. Improving the overall …

US DOT reveals drone safety program that could pave the way for business use of UAVs

Public-private partnerships will develop operational concepts for safe drone usage, potentially leading to more drone applications for businesses.<p>The …

Magic Mushrooms Found to Be "Resetting" Brain Circuits in Depressed People

One person said they felt like their brain was 'rebooted'.<p>Psychedelics like lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and psilocybin are popular for their use …

How to use Movies Anywhere to stream your film collection on every device

Your digital purchases now work across Amazon Video, Apple, Vudu, and more<p>Disney has created the buy once, watch everywhere movie service that consumers have always wanted. The company has managed to rally support from a number of major Hollywood film studios — Paramount and Lionsgate are the major …

The media doesn't understand guns -- and doesn't want to

The American political left and mainstream media pundits at large do not understand guns. They are not educated about them and they refuse to learn about them. They could not tell you the difference between an automatic or semi-automatic firearm. They don’t understand what a suppressor does or does …

Neill Blomkamp's new short film proves Unity has lots to offer to filmmakers

Popular game software developer Unity has finally revealed the trailer for the next instalment of its award-winning short movie, <i>Adam</i>. The upcoming sequel chapters will be directed by none other than director Neill Blomkamp, who took Hollywood by storm with his 2009 sci-fi picture <i>District 9</i>.<p>A little …

Animation

A Lightroom Walkthrough with Scott Kelby: Atlanta Falcons Stadium

When photographer Scott Kelby posted photos of Atlanta’s new $1.6 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium, a lot of his viewers started wondering about his …

A Mini Version Of The Commodore 64 Is Coming In 2018

News<p>by Elise Favis on September 30, 2017 at 02:14 PM<p>29,895 Views<p><i>12</i><p>Retro Games Limited has announced that it's releasing a fully-licensed Commodore 64 …

This UPS Truck Can Deploy an Autonomous Roof-Docked Delivery Drone

Perhaps we should start pronouncing UPS phonetically<p>Delivery company UPS has successfully completed a test with a specially-designed electric truck …

Civilian oversight group tells L.A. Sheriff's Department to ground its drone

In its first nine months, the $10,000 device has hovered over hard-to-reach spots in Los Angeles County, searching for gunmen and missing people.<p>Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials say the 20-inch-long unmanned aircraft system, equipped with a camera, has been deployed only five times …

Army Blackhawk Collides With Drone Over NYC

History was made and prophecies fulfilled last week when a quadcopter collided with a UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter over Staten Island in New York. …

Drones

Here’s 4K Cinematic Footage Shot with the iPhone 8 Plus

Cinematographer Matteo Bertoli got his hands on an iPhone 8 Plus and took it out and about in Los Angeles to test its video capabilities. The 4K …

IPhone 8

The foolproof way you can stop ID fraud

Identity theft has reached epidemic levels, but a retired GCHQ worker has taken matters into his own hands, literally, with what he claims is a foolproof way of beating fraudsters. Jamie Jamieson uses his thumbprint to protect himself from ID thieves and suggests anyone worried about falling victim …

Identity Theft

The original Sarah Connor is returning in a direct sequel to Terminator 2: Judgement Day

Linda Hamilton’s return will kick off a trilogy of new movies<p>James Cameron has been working on relaunching the <i>Terminator</i> franchise, and the original Sarah Connor will be returning in the first new film. According to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>, Cameron announced yesterday that series star Linda Hamilton …

'Narcos' filmmaker shot dead scouting for locations in rural Mexico

A location scout for hit Netflix show "Narcos" has been shot dead in Mexico while looking for places to film the programme's fourth season. Carlos Muñoz Portal, 37, was found dead in his car - his body riddled with bullets - in a violent region of central Mexico that lies 60km from Mexico …

Phase One’s IQ3 100MP Trichromatic Back Sees Color Like the Human Eye

Phase One today unveiled the IQ3 100MP Trichromatic Digital Back. It is based on a new CMOS sensor that perceives color close to what the human eye …

16-Bit

Here’s Some Fantastic Free Software That Will Make Your Photos Super Sharp (VIDEO)

All photographers strive for sharp images, and we often employ a variety of methods to rehabilitate shots that are slightly soft due to camera shake, …

Porsche's New Advanced Cruise Control Can Drive You Scarily Quick

You've never entered a corner like you can with Porsche's new InnoDrive system, which they still had to dial down for the road.<p>Instead of taking over the wheel completely with some occasionally functional "level 3" semi-autonomous system that seems to be the jam nowadays, Porsche decided to leave …

Fuel Efficiency

Two Oregon residents file class action lawsuit against Equifax, alleging negligence

Two Oregon residents have filed a class-action suit against the consumer credit reporting agency Equifax on the same day it announced that hackers …

Video Friday: Agility Robotics, Pancake Robots, and Metallica's Drone Show

Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos Image: Agility Robotics via YouTubeTwo Cassies at the office.Video Friday is your weekly selection of …

Apple Patents '3D Fabric' for Future Apple Watch Bands

Future Apple Watch bands might do a lot more than just hold the device to your wrist. In fact, Apple is actively exploring how it can add additional …

Apple Watch

Defining and Enabling a UTM System for Drones with PK from NASA - Commercial UAV News

There are tons of exciting concepts associated with drone technology, but few are as transformative as a UAS traffic management (UTM) system. With …

Air Traffic

Ted Hesser shot the most iconic eclipse photo of the century. Here’s how

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, on August 21, 2017, millions of Americans witnessed the first total solar eclipse, or “The Great American …

Mount Everest

Best 2017 Eclipse Pictures from Our Readers

<i>We've curated a selection of some of the best eclipse images our readers submitted to our online gallery.</i><i>Last updated 08/25/2017</i>It’s been 99 years …

DJI announces mandatory firmware updates, or they will disable your Spark drone

If you own the DJI Spark drone, soon you won’t be able to fly it if you don’t update the firmware. DJI is releasing a firmware update this week, …

Watch an Octocopter Drone Fire Assault Rifles From the Air

On the modern battlefield, it appears drones are here to stay — and the latest development may see them bearing arms far more precise than a bomb or …

Military

When a Hobby Drone Becomes a Military Sniper

What is it, how does it work, and is autonomous war such a good idea?<p>There's a new kind of killer drone. Called TIKAD, it isn't like any lethal drones you're seen before. Because unlike the effective-yet-cumbersome MQ-9 Reapers, these multicopters can carry a sniper rifle, a grenade launcher, or a …

Military

An ode to my Sony a7rII

Two years ago today I made a huge investment in my photography career. I was in New York City at a client and noticed that a local Best Buy had an …