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NO MAN’S SKY Has More Discovered Species Than Earth

<i>No Man’s Sky</i>, the video game recently released by Hello Games, and that which you’ve definitely already heard of and are possibly going to play at …

Scientists Find Mystery Purple Blob At Bottom Of Ocean

This is the mysterious purple blob that scientists manning the unmanned sea rover <i>Nautilus</i> discovered while exploring the ocean floor off the coast of …

Democrats Fear Cyber 'October Surprise' That Could Sink Clinton

Now that U.S. authorities are confident Russian intelligence agencies are behind the hack of Democratic Party emails, political operatives and cybersecurity experts tell NBC News they are bracing for an “October Surprise” -– a release of even more potentially damaging information timed to influence …

Dementia missed in men, because memory is more often spared

Dementia is more likely to be missed in men because they are less likely to lose their memory, a major study has found.<p>Research on 1,600 patients found that male dementia sufferers were more likely to have suffered from “atypical” symptoms which are more difficult to spot.<p>The findings were revealed …

Dementia

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

5 Scientific Ways to Better Your Brain This Weekend | Inc.com

Your brain is your biggest asset. Invest in it.....starting this weekend.<p>Science dictates that rest is crucial to brain function. So many of us power through the weekend, catching up on projects we missed during the week. This can cause burnout / exhaustion, and actually impede creativity.<p>So! I've …

We just got better at detecting this quantum phenomenon that Einstein thought was too ‘spooky’ to be real

That's because entanglement, a voodoo-like phenomenon in quantum physics linking particles that once interacted, seems to surpass the speed of light, violating the cosmic speed limit.<p>Because of this, it doesn't fit in with Einstein's theory of relativity, so he concluded that it was too ludicrous …

Next Level Key Carrying

There’s absolutely nothing wrong with the tried and true keys on a ring setup for opening your house, apartment, office and/or car because keyrings …

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Teens Have Had Their Snapchat Photos And Videos Intercepted By Hackers

Underground photo-trading chat rooms have been filled in recent weeks with hints that something big was coming. Thursday night it finally arrived: A third-party Snapchat client app has been collecting every single photo and video file sent through it for years, giving hackers access to a 13GB …

The Crew delayed to Dec. 2, Ubisoft says

<i>The Crew</i>, Ubisoft's ambitious MMO racer, has been delayed to Dec. 2, Ubisoft announced today. It was originally scheduled to launch Nov. 11 on PlayStation 4, Windows PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.<p>"There's a good reason for the small delay," Ubisoft wrote on its blog. "It's because the teams at Ivory …

Google Rivals Launch Site Explaining Why E.U. Should Do Something Already

Yelp, TripAdvisor and their allies launched a site to prod the European Union on their Google antitrust investigation.<p>Yelp, TripAdvisor and their allies launched a new effort Monday to convince European antitrust officials to force Google to stop promoting its own online services at the expense of …

Photograph: RIKEN CDB<p>Mouse embryonic stem cells organise themselves into layered cerebral cortical tissue when grown in 3D culture. Image: Yoshiki Sasai/ RIKEN …

The reason for Rime: a near fatal accident

The notion for <i>Rim</i>e came to Raúl Rubio Munárriz while he was drowning.<p>It was his own fault, really. On vacation with his girlfriend, they had dared each other to swim out into the Mediterranean, a mile and a half or so, to a buoy. He knew she was a strong swimmer but he wanted to impress her.<p>They …

USB 'critically flawed' after bug discovery, researchers say

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1099000/1099384_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524650530_ffd687ed59425ee7cd42ab3633387e38<p><b>Cyber-security experts have dramatically called into question the safety and security of using USB to connect devices to computers.</b><p>Berlin-based …

How to play Street Fighter: a fighting game primer for everyone

It's never too late to learn how to play Street Fighter.<p><i>In Patrick Miller's new book, From Masher to Master: The Educated Video Game Enthusiast's Fighting Game Primer, he helpfully breaks down the genre's basic concepts and game theory into an easily digestible read — even if you haven't seriously</i> …

Hubble Finds Worlds Beyond Pluto (and Looks for More)

Astronomers say they've discovered two icy mini-worlds in the Kuiper Belt on the solar system's edge — just two weeks after they started using the Hubble Space Telescope to look.<p>The fast-track discoveries, based on imagery collected on June 24, led NASA to give the go-ahead for a more intensive …

Astronomy

Homni: The new superorganism taking over Earth

Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.<p>In Ancient Greek mythology, the Earth Goddess Gaia had nine titan sons, who attempted to control not just the Earth, but …

Samsung releases new 4K TVs great and small

Samsung has announced a bevy of new 4K TVs, with six new models and two new series. They include an 85-inch screen, a curved series, and a selection of smaller sized televisions. Prices range from $999 to ten times that amount.<p>The non-curved UN85HU8550 ($9,999, shipping now) joins the existing …

Gear & Gadgets

GM’s new app lets you scan license plates and text the drivers

The folks at GM’s China R&D division have been hard at work thinking up new ways to connect drivers, and the by-product is a prototype app called …

'Battlefield: Hardline' May Worsen EA's Problems With The Series

At least initially, EA’s presentation of Battlefield: Hardline during their press conference was one of the cooler moments of E3. They had an elaborate (albeit scripted) multiplayer battle sequence where coordinated teams of cops and robbers tried to take each other out, and it seemed like it could …

Rhino Laces

If you've ever had a shoelace give out on the trail, on the job, on the hunt, or just around the house, you know what a pain it can be. Ensure that …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Do not learn another programming language

As software developers, many of us agonize over which programming language we should learn next. I have a suggestion – don’t learn another …

Godzilla Earth Found — and You Don't Want to Live There

Before they started finding exoplanets back in the 1990s, astronomers thought alien worlds would be pretty much like the planets you see in our own …

Windows XP rises from the grave: Simple hack gives you five more years of updates - ExtremeTech

By on May 30, 2014 at 12:00 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>With a simple registry hack, you can …

Idealab Backs the $249 MOD-t, the Latest 3-D Printer for the Masses

New Matter is launching an Indiegogo campaign and an Etsy-like market for 3-D designs.<p>The age of the inexpensive 3-D printer has arrived.<p>In recent months, we’ve seen the Peachy Printer, the Micro 3D and the QU-BD One Up, all promising to hit the market for $300 or less.<p>The latest entrant to offer a …

Parrot puts the camera first in its new Bebop drone

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Parrot<p>You might pick up a drone for a lot of reasons, from monitoring crops to catching rhino poachers to just having …