Jonathan Liao

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The Brava Oven uses light – and seemingly magic – to cook. It changes everything.

Forget building a better mousetrap: Thomas Cheng and John Pleasants built a better oven, reimagined from the ground up to be smarter, faster, and …

Cast Iron Skillet

Billionaire Clinton supporter: If Democrats take over Congress, the stock market could see more chaos

Marc Lasry, a billionaire investor and longtime supporter of Hillary Clinton, told CNBC on Wednesday a Democratic takeover on Capitol Hill in the …

Stock Markets

Everything You Need To Set Up DIY Home Automation

One of the great things about the smart home is that it’s completely modular. At any point you can add in some new devices or try out some new software and still be able to control your home remotely.<p>Device makers are also aware of that. And rather than limit you to one solution or another, many of …

Home Automation

How to Make Your Wifi Router as Secure as Possible

Though more router manufacturers are making routers easier to set up and configure—even via handy little apps instead of annoying web-based …

Wi-Fi

4 powerful weapons China has in its arsenal to win the US-China trade war

Last week, the U.S. fired the latest shot in its trade war with China, revealing a list of tariffs that it could slap on $200 billion worth of …

Economy

Trump's Fed criticism is nearly without precedent in US history

President Donald Trump's move to criticize the Federal Reserve is almost without precedent in a nation that places a high priority on the …

Donald Trump

Ex-CIA chief on Trump-Putin summit: I feel sick

YouTube

This Was A Week That History Will Remember | Morning Joe | MSNBC

MSNBC

Behind The Scenes - Samsung's VR Moon Landing Experience

Moon Landing

Cloud Animator helps you create amazing visual presentations

popsci shop<p>Get a one-year subscription now for $19.<p>Online presentations are a great way to pitch your product and engage with potential clients. But in today’s world, bullet points and 3D graphs aren’t going to cut it. Cloud Animator Advanced is an online platform that helps you create slick visual …

Infographics

Project ‘Fuchsia’: Google is Quietly Working on a Successor to Android

For more than two years, a small and stealthy group of engineers within Google has been working on software that they hope will eventually replace …

Android News

Google reportedly working on Android successor ‘Fuchsia’

<b>By Mark Bergen and Mark Gurman | Bloomberg News</b><p>For more than two years, a small and stealthy group of engineers within Google has been working on …

Operating Systems

Google Fuchsia could replace Android and Chrome OS in the next five years

• A new report citing sources inside Google has revealed new information about the company’s possible Android and Chrome OS successor — Fuchsia OS.<br>• Fuchsia is being designed to run on Pixel phones, smart speakers, Chromebooks, and beyond, as well as third-party mobile devices currently powered by …

Chrome OS

President Trump draws ire for entertaining Vladimir Putin's request to prosecute a former U.S. ambassador

President Trump is considering a request from Vladimir Putin to interrogate former U.S. Ambassador Michael McFaul and anti-Kremlin financier Bill …

Russia

Trump Invited Putin to Washington for Fall Summit, Sanders Says

President Donald Trump invited Russian leader Vladimir Putin to Washington for a summit in the fall.<p>“In Helsinki, @POTUS agreed to ongoing working …

Donald Trump

DeepMind 給最厲害的 AI 測了 IQ,結果讓人輕鬆不少

生活在 AI「氾濫」的時代,我們幾乎每天都能看到 AI 研究的最新進展。昨天,AI 打 DoTA 戰勝人類了;今天,AI 能自己找路了;明天,AI 能假冒人類打電話了。擔心 AI 會滅掉人類的人眼中,AI 像一隻怪物正野蠻生長,也像一支侵略軍從遠方大步逼近。<p>實際上你看到的進展,只是不同 AI 在特定 …

'Coats Has Gone Rogue': White House Staffers Reportedly Fear Trump's Wrath After Top Official Goes Off Script

Click here for reuse options! The director of national intelligence laughed after being blindsided by Trump's latest negotiations with Putin.Director …

Donald Trump

Exclusive: Randi Zuckerberg responds to her brother's Holocaust comments

Mark Zuckerberg's sister Randi, weighing in on her brother's controversial comments about Holocaust deniers, forcefully denounced such people and "their hateful, disgusting rhetoric." But she said banning them from social media "will not make them go away," and she emphasized the importance of a …

Social Media

Why I’m No Longer a Russiagate Skeptic

Facts are piling up, and it’s getting harder to deny what’s staring us in the face.<p>When I wrote, back in February, that I was skeptical that President Donald Trump would ever be proved to have secretly colluded with Russia to sway the 2016 election in his favor, I mistyped.<p>What I meant to write was …

Donald Trump

Stocks rise as strong earnings outweigh Trump’s comments on trade

Stocks rose on Friday as strong quarterly results from some of the largest U.S. companies counterbalanced comments made by President Donald Trump …

Stock Markets

‘That’s going to be special’: Tensions rise as Trump invites Putin to Washington

The White House announced Thursday that Vladimir Putin has been invited to Washington this fall, even as leaders in Washington tried to fully understand what happened when President Trump and the Russian leader met earlier this week in Helsinki.<p>White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders …

Donald Trump

‘The barrier to entry is zero’: Confessions of a social marketing exec on the crowded influencer marketing market

The influencer marketing landscape increasingly looks like the ad network landscape circa 2012 when countless companies claimed to sell ads across a …

Social Marketing

The Vivo Nex’s notch-killing trade-offs are worth it

All-screen dream<p>How much do you <i>really</i> hate the notch?<p>Companies like Oppo and Vivo, which are devoting serious engineering resources to find creative solutions to avoid 2018’s most conspicuous design trend, are hoping that the answer is “a lot.” The Oppo Find X and Vivo Nex both use complex moving …

Phones

Congress' social media hearing was a ‘stupid’ sideshow

Tuesday marked another chapter in the "Tech Companies go to Congress" story, with Facebook, Twitter and YouTube testifying before the House Judiciary Committee. The hearing, titled "Examining the Content Filtering Practices of Social Media Giants," was supposed to shed light on how these companies …

Social Media

If this is not treason, then what is it?

Let’s wind back the clock a few eons, back to, oh, Tuesday. Many commentators were all hot and bothered by Donald Trump’s abysmal Helsinki summit. Some people — like former CIA director John Brennan — dared call it treason. This word was too much for Kevin Williamson, however, who took to the …

Donald Trump

Walmart acquiring Shopify is no longer a laughable idea

As competition between Walmart and Amazon intensifies, the acquisition of Shopify’s merchant marketplace may be the boost that the Walton family’s juggernaut needs to move ahead.<p>In May this year, Amazon published its small business impact report, in which it disclosed there are 20,000 small and …

eCommerce

Euro startup FlixBus expands its $10 bus service in California

FlixBus, the low-cost bus service out of Europe, is doubling down on its U.S. launch. The parent company, FlixMobility, started cheap bus routes between Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Tucson just two months ago.<p>Now it’s adding another 16 connections throughout central and northern California …

San Francisco

Meet the Content-Marketing Geniuses Behind the Powerful Brands You Know

What if you could peer into some of the top minds responsible for creating content that is rocking their space? Those folks appear to have it all …

Marketing

Google AI experiment compares poses to 80,000 images as you move

Google released a fun AI experiment today called Move Mirror that matches whatever pose you make to hundreds of images of others making that same pose. When you visit the Move Mirror website and allow it to access your computer's camera, it uses a computer vision model called PoseNet to detect your …

Google AI

Google silently adds awesome feature to Google Maps

Google Maps is a must-have app on any smartphone, whether it’s an iPhone or Android device. But let’s not forget that Google Maps was available …

Maps