Mauricio Rubio

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Watch: 10 year old unlocks his mom's iPhone X

A precocious 10-year-old boy has hacked the Face ID of his parents’ iPhone X.<p>When New York City residents Attaullah Malik and Sana Sherwani received their brand new iPhones earlier this month, Sherwani told her son that “there’s no way you’re getting access to this phone.”<p>But the boy, Ammar Malik, …

Parenting

Scary 'Slaughterbots' video shows danger of autonomous killer drones

Commentary: An institute backed by Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk offers a graphic warning against machines that decide whom to kill.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>When you're smart, you can make decisions all for yourself.<p>That could be a …

Stephen Hawking

Oops, Pentagon retweets call for Donald Trump, Roy Moore and Al Franken to resign

<b>Washington:</b> The US Defence Department's official Twitter account retweeted a message on Thursday calling for three American politicians, including …

Donald Trump

Same-sex marriage vote: results and live coverage

It's hard to believe the day is finally here.<p>It hasn't just been an eight week campaign it's been a years long campaign and in a couple of hours - at …

Equality

Things to know when switching from iOS to Android

Making the switch from one operating system to another isn't easy, and these are some things our forum users recommend knowing when going from iOS to …

Amazing

The truth Donald Trump's Asia trip confirms: Asia is sidestepping his clown act

Is a clown on tour any less a clown? No. That's a truth that Donald Trump's Asia trip affirms. The region's nations are moving on, shaping a world …

South China Sea

Green Beret killed by strangulation reportedly turned down illegal money from Navy SEALs

• <b>In June, a US Army Green Beret stationed in Mali was killed by strangulation.</b>• <b><br>Two US Navy SEALs are being investigated in the incident.</b>• <b><br>Sources say the Green Beret turned down money from the SEALs, who were allegedly pocketing money intended for informants.</b><p>The mysterious death of US Army Staff Sgt. …

Veterans

Bartenders share 13 things they'd love to tell customers but can't

'Please don't order vodka'<p><i>Photo: Michael Dodge/Getty Images</i><p>'You're nice when you stick with beer, but a demon on spirits.'<p>'Use cash to pay for a …

Alcohol

Donald Trump stumped by awkward handshake at ASEAN

President Trump was left confused by a communal handshake that took place between some of the world’s most powerful leaders during the opening …

Donald Trump

MAPPED: The world's biggest oil exporters

Despite investment into alternative energies, oil is still the world’s most traded commodity. Want to know where it comes from? Here are the world’s oil exporters, ranked by revenue and global market share.<p>howmuch.net<p>Top heavy<p>Over 100 countries export crude oil, but the players at the top run the …

Oil

Inside the mechanical brain of the world’s first robot citizen

Jimmy Fallon is concerned.<p>“You brought a friend with you here, and this is really freaking me out,” the Tonight Show host tells David Hanson, CEO of Hanson Robotics, before inspecting the humanoid robot on stage. Sophia raises an eyebrow while looking out past the two men on stage.<p>Hanson explains …

Robots

Man who predicted Brexit and Trump gives bleak predictions for 2018

A man who successfully predicted the unlikely victory of Donald Trump and the UK's vote to leave the European Union has come up with a new round of …

North Korea

Mercedes is quietly becoming Tesla’s biggest rival

• <b>Daimler is investing $11 billion to electrify its fleet of vehicles by 2020.</b>• <b><br>Tesla's stock has rivaled General Motors and Ford as people continue to clamor for the high-tech, electric vehicles.</b>• <b><br>The two automakers will compete in 2020 when they release their battery-powered SUVs.</b><p>Tesla has had a …

Electric Vehicles

Former intelligence officials say Trump is being manipulated by Putin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two former top U.S. intelligence officials said on Sunday they fear President Donald Trump is being manipulated by Russian President Vladimir Putin, after Trump said he believed Putin was sincere in denying Russian meddling in the 2016 election.<p>Former CIA Director John …

Intelligence

Bose's new Noise-masking Sleepbuds may change your life

In an unusual move for Bose, the company has launched an Indiegogo campaign looking for testers for its upcoming totally wireless sleep-aid earphones.<p>Bose has been quietly introducing some unconventional products over the last few months, including its Hearphones and Soundwear Companion Speaker, …

Headphones

Peter Martin: It's the Trans Pacific Partnership with fewer bad bits

The Trans-Pacific Partnership is dead. In its place, maybe, we'll have something lesser, with a longer title: the Progressive Comprehensive …

Trans-Pacific Partnership

Apple diversity report shows the company is still white and male

Apple’s new video published this afternoon is a celebration of diversity, but according to a recent government filing, the company still has a long way to go before it can really call itself inclusive.<p>Over 80% of Apple’s senior ranking officials are white males, based on Apple’s updated Inclusion …

Diversity

The Salt That's Made From the Tears of the Incas

What should be a 30-minute drive from Urubamba ends up taking well over an hour-and-a-half when our taxi gets caught up in a funeral procession. As …

Travel

7 Useful Apps to Download Before Moving to NYC

Moving your life to New York City is no easy feat, especially if you rent a walk-up apartment. And even once you’re settled in, keeping up with the …

Lake Tahoe

Nintendo could make 25 million Switch consoles next year

Finally, the hybrid gaming gadget will be easier to find.<p>The Nintendo Switch may be a whole lot easier to find this holiday season and beyond, according to a new report by the Wall Street Journal.<p>Nintendo has allegedly ramped up production to make 25 million to 30 million consoles per year starting …

Nintendo Switch

Germany needs 20 billion euros for broadband upgrade: document

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany needs to invest some 20 billion euros ($23 billion) by 2025 on a national broadband upgrade, four parties seeking to form a coalition government said on Friday in a document seen by Reuters.<p>The four parties, which include Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats …

Deutsche Telekom

Uber 2.0: New C.E.O. Wants to Put His Stamp on the Company

Dara Khosrowshahi wants to make something clear: The new Uber will not look like the company he inherited.<p>Speaking publicly for the first time since he became Uber’s chief executive in August, Mr. Khosrowshahi painted a rosier vision of the future of his company. His aim: To escape from the shadow …

Uber

OnePlus 5T unboxed ahead of schedule with dual camera revelation

Reviewers have prematurely revealed what we should expect for the OnePlus 5T in terms of specifications and consumer garnishes when the product …

Tablets

Lyft Set to Claim Third of U.S. Market in 2017, Document Shows

Lyft Inc. has gained significant ground on its rival, Uber Technologies Inc., and is expected to grab more market share in the U.S., according to a …

Uber

Physical storage startup Makespace has a new CEO to represent it

Makespace, one of the many startups that launched to give consumers a new option for storing their stuff, has a new chief executive, TechCrunch has confirmed.<p>The company’s thirty year-old co-founder and chief executive Sam Cohen is stepping down to make room at the top for Rahul Gandhi, Cohen’s …

Startups

Google X's chief business officer thinks the UK has prioritised the illusions of the modern world over happiness

• <b>Mo Gawdat is chief business officer at Google X, which is the Google division working on things like self driving cars and hot air balloons that beam internet to rural communities.</b>• <b><br>He's on a mission to make 1 billion people happy around the world and he thinks that people in London aren't</b> …

Chief Business Officers

Rising popularity of bat-like echolocation helping more blind people see through sound

Seventeen years ago, Daniel Earle's world turned to black.<p>"I have difficulty still explaining to people what it was like but it was terrifying," he …

New South Wales

How this woman grew her startup from zero to $76 million in three years

FramebridgeFramebridge Susan Tynan<p><b>Framebridge is a hot Washington, D.C. custom framing internet startup that has landed deals with Target and Crate &</b> …

Startups

Samsung just won 36 CES 2018 innovation awards for design and engineering

Samsung makes a lot more than just Galaxy phones and 36 of its latest products are CES 2018 award winners. The awards are for outstanding design and …

Samsung

60,000 take part in far-right march on Poland's Independence Day

Tens of thousands of nationalists have marched through the Polish capital Warsaw in a demonstration organised by far-right groups, as Poles …

July 4th