Brian W Davis

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14 PS4 Features You Might Not Know About

Even if you’ve been using the PS4 since launch day, chances are good that you don’t know about everything the console has to offer. Turns out, some …

iOS

Nintendo Partnering With Bloomingdale's for Clothing Line

Bloomingdale's has announced its spring collection, Let's Play, in collaboration with Nintendo.<p>It will include a line of clothes for men and women, …

Marc Jacobs

Quantum Hacking Could Be 'Catastrophic' If We Don't Develop Better Cryptography

Your data may be safe from a quantum attack... for now. When quantum computers develop the ability to crack present-day encryption mechanisms, will …

Quantum Computing

10 Tour Pro Ball Striking Tips

Need help with your ball striking? Check out these superb tips from 10 of the world's best players<p><b>10 Tour Pro Ball Striking Tips</b><p>As golfers, we are …

Golf

Apple detects bug in iPhone 7 - what you should know

CAPE TOWN - Apple has revealed that a few iPhone 7 models have been affected by a bug which prevents the device from connecting to a network and …

Mobile Technology

Cryptomiso Ranks Cryptocurrencies Based on Activity on Github | Investopedia

Can the number of commits (or, the baselining of code until further development work) for cryptocurrencies on a developer platform be an indicator of …

Cryptocurrency

This incredible map shows the undersea cables that keep the internet alive — and security services are worried Russia could cut them

This map shows how the huge, complicated network of undersea cables which keep the internet running is spread around the world.<p>The map, by telecom analytics company Telegeography, uses coloured lines to show how there are many hundreds of fibre optic cables running under the world's oceans.<p>It shows …

Maps

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

Take a look at Nintendo’s HQ nearly 130 years ago

Nintendo in the Meiji period<p>Nearly a century before Nintendo became synonymous with video games, the comapny operated as a producer of Hanafuda, or “flower cards,” in a modest building in Kyoto. A rediscovered photo provides a clear look at this moment in the company’s history.<p>The photo was …

Tractor beam breakthrough could lead to levitating humans

Yes, really. Sci-fi technology that can float objects in mid-air like magic could become reality.<p>Tractor beams have made the jump from science fiction to reality in recent years, but only for levitating very small objects. A new breakthrough could lead to futuristic, far out new uses for the …

The most comprehensive look yet at how the Las Vegas concert massacre unfolded

In an 81-page investigative report released Friday, Las Vegas police gave their most comprehensive timeline to date on how the Oct. 1 massacre unfolded at a country music concert on the Strip.<p>The report did not give any greater insight into why gunman Stephen Paddock, an amateur gambler, opened …

Country Music

30 Amazing iOS Swift Libraries for the Past Year (v.2018)

For the past year, we’ve compared nearly 6,000 Swift open source libraries written in Swift to pick the Top 30 (0.5% chance).<p>This is an extremely …

Are Walt Disney Blockbusters Hurting the Movie Industry?

The best reason for investors to buy The Walt Disney Company is bad news for frequent moviegoers.<p><b>The Walt Disney Company</b> (NYSE:DIS) is facing a …

My decades-long porn addiction nearly destroyed my love life

A few minutes after her late-night booty call had left, Erica Garza turned on her laptop to watch a raunchy video.<p>She finally brought herself to …

The 20 Best Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

<b>Last Updated: February 20th</b><p>Amazon Prime is way more than just a way to get your electronics and books in two days or less. There’s a wide breadth of programming available to stream, and it’s not just recycled titles from Netflix or straight-to-DVD rejects. Although it’s not the easiest streaming …

Jacob Tremblay

Apple iOS 11.2.5 Release: It's A Big One

So far Apple iOS 11.2.5 is a mystery. Why Apple has jumped four version numbers (from iOS 11.2.1) is a mystery. What it contains is a mystery. But following the last week of iPhone power throttling revelations (and a fully deserved backlash), the upcoming iOS 11.2.5 just became the biggest and most …

iOS

Apple Says Poor Performance in Aging iPhones Is Part of Delivering a Good User Experience

After poor performance in older iPhones prompted an investigation by a number of Reddit users and additional testing by benchmark app maker Primate …

You might want to turn yourself into an LLC under the Republican tax plan

There has been an a lot of discussion about how, under the Republican tax plan, highly paid professionals will want to turn themselves into LLCs in order to take advantage of special cuts for business owners. This week, the Tax Policy Center produced the clearest analysis I've seen yet …

Taxes

The Blockchain Could Make Trust Accessible to Everyone

Thomas Hedger<p>The blockchain isn’t just about transferring money—it’s also changing how people worldwide access data, keep and access records, and prove ownership.<p>You’ve probably heard about Bitcoin, the digital currency that many techies and Redditors have been promoting since its mysterious …

Blockchain

Satechi's new hub is a must-have for any new iMac owner

If you own a new iMac, you need to buy this right now.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>If you own a new iMac, you need to buy this right …

Microsoft releases free preview of the Microsoft Quantum Development Kit with deep integration into Visual Studio

<b>Microsoft</b> has announced a free preview of its Quantum Development Kit to allow programmers to start coding for quantum computers. <b>Quantum computers</b> …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise, or cardio, might be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.<p>When we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period, magical things happen to our mind and body. We start to think more clearly, feel better about …

Harvard Medical School

James McAvoy Ate 6,000 Calories a Day and Is Now Insanely Swole

This is a very different look<p>Let's face it: For most of James McAvoy's career, he's been a bit of a shrimp. That hasn't stopped him from landing roles in action movies — like the cartoonish and very fun <i>Wanted</i> in 2008 and the rebooted X-Men franchise. But neither of those films really required …

The top 10 YouTube videos of the year

Let’s remember to forget<p>YouTube has just revealed its most popular videos for 2017. The lists are broken down into Top Trending and Top Music, and were compiled based on views, likes, comments, shares, and more, according to YouTube.<p>The top 10 videos in the trending category were viewed more than …

Luis Fonsi

How to set up HDR gaming on your 4K HDR TV and PS4 and PS4 Pro

The advent of UHD 4K resolution has been a major boon to gaming, as it brought crisper resolutions and finer detail to graphics. However, while 4K is …

450 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in December

Six years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

Online Education

The ‘Ninja Batman’ Trailer Shows Off The Katana-Wielding Caped Crusader We Need And Deserve

After the highs of Christopher Nolan’s <i>Dark Knight</i> trilogy, Batman has languished in some mediocre live-action films (it’s never good if “The Sound of Silence” goes well with a press interview) and starred in some solid animated features. DC has gone back to the well and adapted seminal Batman story …

Comic Books

The secret to being a top developer is building things! Here’s a list of fun apps to build!

You can only become a great developer by putting the effort in. Imagine for a moment — You can’t become fit physically by reading a lot about …

How to use algorithms to solve everyday problems

Faster grocery trips. Better Facebook posts. Ali Almossawi on algorithmic thinking for daily life.<p>By Kara Baskin | May 8, 2017<p>Taking a nod from …

Adidas Golf launches adicross, an urban-inspired collection of golf apparel

On a warm September afternoon, a day after helping the U.S. Team win the Presidents Cup, Dustin Johnson drove a BMW into a huge, industrial loft space in Manhattan's West Village. He stepped out of his car to loud, thumping music while looking sleek and stylish in Adidas’ new adicross apparel.<p>“This …

Golf