Sherri Jacobs

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Chinese Scientists Used CRISPR to Make a New Species With 'One Giant Chromosome'

For the last 20 million years, the species of yeast used to brew beer has had 16 chromosomes. Now scientists have created a new species with just one.<p>Chinese scientists used CRISPR to create a new species of yeast, according to recent research published in <i>Nature</i>. This marks the first time the …

The best free website-building software 2018: accessible tools for everyone

If you want to make your own website, you have two options: either use an online tool that lets you build a site based around templates (and usually …

How To Install Slartibartfast All-In-One Kodi Addon

Slartibartfast is an All-In-One Kodi Addon from Vista Free Repository. <br>The main menu has On Demand Movies / TV shows, Live TV, 24/7 movies and TV …

10 essential extensions for VS Code

10 essential extensions for VS Code<p>Panjak patel<p>Ce billet est aussi disponible en français.<p>I’ve been using Visual Studio Code as my main code editor …

This is what happens to your body if you don't have sex for a while

Sex. Are you getting enough?<p>New research has shown that those who have it regularly are actually better off for it - health-wise.<p>But what happens to …

Ginger Page is the 24/7 writing tutor you need on any device

Ever fielded a text or email so chock full of typos and grammar errors that it felt less like reading and more like code breaking? The sad fact is that the advent of quick, on-the-fly digital communication has done its fair share of damage to the English language.<p>Unfortunately, if you suffer from a …

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

Apple offering battery replacement program for some 13-inch MacBook Pros

Apple has today begun rolling out a battery replacement program for the non Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pro.<p>The company says there is an issue with a small number of MacBook Pros manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017. Affected users can mail in their MacBook Pro, find an Apple Authorized …

MacBook Pro

How Trump's new tax law affects homeowners at every income level from $83,000 to $336,000 a year

President Donald Trump signed the Republican tax bill into law at the end of December.<p>The new tax law makes sweeping changes to the tax code for businesses and, on average, American taxpayers. It changes a few longstanding tax benefits for homeowners, too.<p>Under the new law, the deduction for state …

How Trump Is Winning the Democratic Primaries

The party’s candidates are letting the president decide what they campaign on.<p>With his approval rating among Republicans hovering between 80 and 90 percent, Donald Trump’s takeover of the GOP is nearly complete. But the proliferation of early campaign ads this year suggests the president is …

Donald Trump

White House officials alarmed at education secretary's '60 Minutes' performance

<b>(CNN) —</b> White House officials were alarmed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' struggle to answer basic questions about the nation's schools and failure to defend the administration's newly proposed school safety measures during a tour of television interviews Sunday and Monday, according to two …

The White House

These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analyzing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

Documentaries

How to Turn Your Old iPhone Into a Cute Minimalistic Feature Phone

If you still own an iPhone 4, chances are it’s sitting in a drawer somewhere gathering dust. You’ve probably thought about throwing it out, but now …

Trump Broke Up with the World, and the World Is Moving On

America’s trading partners are unimpressed by the “art of the deal.”<p>When <b>Donald Trump</b> entered the White House last year, he vowed to rip up existing trade agreements and use his singular deal-making skills to strike new, better deals for the U.S. Such convictions led him to withdraw from the …

Now TV’s new TV Smart Stick is super-cheap - and lets you pause live TV in glorious HD

All Now TV content will be available to stream live and on-demand in full HD by the end of the year<p>Now TV's bargain streaming stick is now on sale …

How to create a full system backup in Windows 10

It's been around since Windows 7 ($21 at Amazon.com), and Microsoft hasn't touched it since. You won't find it in the Settings app where you likely first turn when you need to perform a bit of system maintenance on your PC. Instead, it's hiding out in the the old Windows Control Panel. What it is …

Windows 10

Introduction to Functional Programming in Python

Most of us have been introduced to Python as an <b>object-oriented</b> language; a language exclusively using classes to build our programs. While classes, …

Sarah Sanders tried to dismiss the latest school shooting in 3 seconds, and it got worse from there

"The fact that you're basically accusing the president of being complicit in a school shooting is outrageous."<p>At the beginning of Wednesday’s White …

The CEO of one of China's biggest bitcoin companies endorses just 4 cryptocurrencies and 'wouldn't touch' ICOs: 'It’s just too risky'

LONDON — The founder and CEO of one of China's biggest bitcoin companies says he would not invest in so-called "altcoins," which are new cryptocurrencies created by companies through "initial coin offerings" (ICOs).<p>BTCC CEO and founder Bobby Lee told Business Insider: "Unfortunately I'm very …

China mom pays dearly for husband's probe of Ivanka Trump

XIANGYANG, China (AP) — With two young children, Deng Guilian hadn't planned on going back to work. That changed after her husband was arrested while …

Google can no longer innovate, says former engineer

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>We change as we get older.<p>We learn more -- perhaps even far too much -- about the world. We slow down.<p>We begin to realize we're not as pure and wonderful as we thought and that there's a little evil-doing …

Technology (India)

Buying a home as an unmarried couple? Do these 3 things

Love and marriage don't always go together, no matter what Sinatra says. If you're in a committed relationship but nuptials are on the back burner, just know your dream of buying a home doesn't have to be.<p>Sixteen percent of first-time homebuyers in 2017 were unmarried couples, an annual National …

Apple’s 32-bit app warnings are death rattle of aging standard on MacOS

Apple is moving forward with its plan to phase out support for 32-bit applications on MacOS, beginning with the upcoming High Sierra 10.13.4 update. …

Apple

Google's Parent Company Is Now in the Cybersecurity Business Too

It's called 'Chronicle.'<p><b>X, the research and development team run by Google's parent company Alphabet, on Wednesday unveiled a new independent company called Chronicle.</b>• <b><br>Chronicle hopes to predict and deflect "cyber attacks before they infiltrate an organization's network."</b>• <b><br>Chronicle is already hiring,</b> …

Apple makes big eGPU improvements in macOS 10.13.4

Apple rolled out its first macOS 10.13.4 beta on Wednesday, and testers have noticed big improvements to the way in which it handles eGPUs.<p>In addition to a new clamshell mode, it is now possible to connect and use an eGPU while a machine is already running.<p>Apple brought eGPU support to macOS with …

Why This High-Yield Stock Could Be a Gold Mine for Value Investors

While its 8.4% yield will certainly draw the attention of income seekers, its bargain-basement price could make value investors a mint.<p><b>Crestwood</b> …

South Korea condemns Trump's tariffs

South Korea has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization over new Trump administration tariffs on imported washing machines.<p>"Korea considers these measures to be inconsistent with the United States' obligations," said the complaint filed with the WTO in Geneva, Switzerland, on …

Market Is Reminiscent of 1994 Bond Selloff, Canyon's Friedman Says

The current market resembles 1994, when bonds sunk and the Federal Reserve raised rates, said Joshua Friedman, co-founder of $24 billion Canyon …

JP Morgan boss warns it could move 4,000 jobs without Brexit progress

JP Morgan chief executive Jamie Dimon has warned more than a quarter of the US investment bank’s staff in the UK may have to leave for mainland Europe if there is no deal on Brexit.<p>Speaking to the BBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Mr Dimon said: "If we can't find reciprocal recognition of …

U.S. consumer bureau delays prepaid card rules into 2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced Thursday it would delay the effective date of new restrictions on prepaid cards until April 2019, citing industry needs for more time to comply.<p>The agency had already said in December it would push back the rule, which …