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Donald Trump's ex-wife once said Trump kept a book of Hitler's speeches by his bed

According to a 1990 Vanity Fair interview, Ivana Trump once told her lawyer Michael Kennedy that her husband, real-estate mogul Donald Trump, now a leading Republican presidential candidate, kept a book of Hitler's speeches near his bed.<p>"Last April, perhaps in a surge of Czech nationalism, Ivana …

Donald Trump

Can I get into development without a computer science degree?

In this Ask A Dev, Web dev Logan Thompson reassures all non-computer science majors that with a little hard work and self-discipline, they too can …

Making an app with no programming experience: what are your options?

Android app development has grown exponentially since the Google Play store was launched in 2008 as Android Market. Today, there are estimated to be over 1.6 million apps on the Play Store, and 1.4 million apps on the iOS App Store, with a combined total download exceeding 200 billion. For more …

Apps

Obama wants to build an exascale supercomputer by 2025

The White House is getting serious about supercomputers. Today, President Obama issued an executive order establishing the National Strategic Computing Intiative — essentially a federal strategy for making sure America leads the field in supercomputers. The order points to implementations in …

Quantum Computing

The robots are here — and you should be worried

Anxiety has been building around the second machine age and its implications for our economic future, and it may have reached a tipping point.<p>Just last week, Silicon Valley venture capitalists and executives published an open letter on the digital economy, calling for public-policy changes and new …

The Future

Apple’s Tim Cook Delivers Blistering Speech On Encryption, Privacy

Yesterday evening, Apple CEO Tim Cook was honored for ‘corporate leadership’ during EPIC’s Champions of Freedom event in Washington. Cook spoke remotely to the assembled audience on guarding customer privacy, ensuring security and protecting their right to encryption.<p>“Like many of you, we at Apple …

Privacy

Mac attack! Nasty bug lets hackers into Apple computers

Some Apple Macs have a particularly terrible flaw that lets hackers sneak in and remain undetected, a security researcher has found.<p>It means a hacker could -- from far away -- force a Mac into a coma. Personal, corporate or government Macs could be spied on in a way that even the best security …

Hacking

Everything we know about Apple's next big iPhone update, iOS 9

Every year at its Worldwide Developer Conference, the company reveals all of the new features its planning to bring to iOS in the fall.<p>Although Apple hasn't confirmed anything just yet, 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman has spoken to several people familiar with the company's plans for iOS 9. Here are the …

iPad Mini

iOS 8.4 for iPhone & iPad: 5 Things to Know in May

With May coming to a close, we want to take a look at the five most important things iOS 8 users need to know about the iOS 8.4 update and its …

Apple iOS 9 Has Master Plan To Cut Out Google

With over $100BN in the bank right now Apple is doing what it does best: fighting for independence. For years the Cupertino-based company has battled to secure its own exclusive hardware deals, software patents and proactively do away with dependence on key rivals.<p>Perhaps the most famous instance …

Google Now

Everything analysts think will be in the next iPhone

Apple remains as tight-lipped as ever about the device's specs and features, but this hasn't stopped people from guessing. A new research note from Citi lays out what its analysts think will be in the iPhone 6s (as they are calling it).<p><b>Two phones — again.</b> Apple's tactic of selling the iPhone in two …

Mobile Technology

This Unassuming Kitchen Tool Blocks Wi-Fi So You Can Take Back Mealtime

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sick of family members blankly staring at their smartphones at the dinner table? Give them the grind -- the anti-tech pepper grind.<p>The creative masterminds at Australian pasta sauce maker Dolmio have cooked up a pepper grinder that looks …

Wi-Fi

Why we should beware of the number 2,147,483,647

As complex and incredible as our latest gadgets are, they can be foiled by something very simple: a number that's just too big. The BBC explains the phenomenon in terms of an odometer that only goes up to 99,999 miles.<p>Drive another mile, and it would roll to zero again, and start counting from …

Java Tutorial for Beginners - Here is how to learn Java

If you have ever wanted to write your own Android app, for fun or for profit, you are probably going to need to do some programming. There are lots of different ways to write Android programs but the official language of Android is Java, so this Java tutorial for beginners may be for you. If you …

Java

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

The New England Journal of Medicine

Watch a new 3D printing technique create intricate objects from a pool of goo

3D printing is stuck in a bit of a rut. There are companies trying to push the technology beyond the trinket market, but many of the existing printers are slow, jam often, and don’t always make perfect copies. One new printer introduced at the TED conference may have the answer.<p>Most existing …

3D Printing

Here's how you make a 3D printing gun using Lego

What do you do if you want to 3D print in any direction, but can't buy a pre-made pen like the 3Doodler? If you're Vimal Patel, you build your own. He melded a hot glue gun with a powered Lego mechanism (really, Technic) to extrude filament in any axis. To call it bulky would be an understatement, …

A New Kind Of 3-D Printer, Inspired By Terminator 2, Works Up To 100X Faster Than Today’s Tech

3-D printing that is actually 3-D.<p>Current 3-D printing technology is really just 2-D printing, repeated ad infinitum. Thin 2-D layers of material are printed until finally, hours later, a widget emerges. This can’t be the full story of the 3-D printing revolution everyone seems to think is …

Tinkerplay lets you design and 3D print your own heroes and villains

Want to get your kids interested in 3D printing… or take a stab at it yourself? Autodesk has a cool new app that makes it incredibly easy — and …

App Store

By 2027 Italian Researchers Hope to 3D Print Eyes Offering WiFi Connection and Enhanced Vision

There is one peculiar thing about 3D printing and digital design: whatever you imagine is going to happen in the future is very likely to advance …

Tiko Unibody 3D Printer Only Sets You Back $179

No doubt, 3D printing is pretty amazing, but not everyone would like to pay hundreds or even thousands of dollar for a 3D printer, so Tiko emerged, a …

3D Printing

NASA Will Soon 3D Print Tools Astronauts Can Actually Use

"If you’re on a journey to Mars, there is no telling what you might need.”<p>​In November 2014, a ratchet wrench was designed on Earth by 3D printing company Made In Space Inc. NASA then pinged over the file to space so that an astronaut could 3D print it on the International Space Station.<p>This wrench …

3D Printing

Carbon3D Introduces CLIP, Breakthrough Technology for Layerless 3D Printing

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carbon3D today emerged from stealth on the main stage of the TED conference with an innovative approach …

3D Printing
3D Printing

Nonprofit To Use 3-D Printing To Make Prosthetics Cheaper And More Accessible For Ugandan Amputees

An organization is using technology to make resources more accessible to amputees in developing countries.<p>Christian Blind Mission, an NGO in Canada that helps people with disabilities in developing countries, is working with researchers from the University of Toronto to use 3-D printing to produce …

Obama has historic meeting with Cuban President Raul Castro

The talks between Obama and Castro were the first in-person meeting of American and Cuban leaders since the 1950s.<p>The talks occurred on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas after both men made what Agence France-Presse described as "conciliatory speeches" in front of other regional leaders. …

Cuba

President Explains The 'Obama Doctrine,' Defends Iran Deal

President Barack Obama opened up about his so-called "Obama doctrine," the overarching principle that guides his foreign policy in places like the Middle East where his administration recently negotiated a framework of a deal with Iran over its nuclear program, and Cuba where the U.S. recently …

Oh, no. Samsung's new phone bends just like an iPhone?

Technically Incorrect: Stress tests on the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge show that it not only bends, but the glass shatters too. Does it matter?<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>In the annals of great disasters, Bendgate has its place.<p>Surely you …

Phones