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Monkey see, monkey 2: Scientists clone monkeys using technique that created Dolly the sheep

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time, scientists say they created cloned primates using the same complicated cloning technique that made Dolly the sheep in 1996.<p>Shanghai scientists created two genetically identical and adorable long-tailed macaques. The monkeys are named Hua Hua and Zhong Zhong, a version of …

Genetics

Tesla's all-electric semi truck will start at $150,000

Tesla has quietly released the expected prices of its new all-electric semi truck on its website. Two options will be available, with the only difference between the tow being the range you can achieve on a single charge.<p>The entry 300-mile range model will cost $150,000 (that's about £112,755 or …

Tesla

Uber now lets you add multiple stops to your ride

Uber is finally adding a multiple stops feature.<p>The company announced a new tool on Thursday that lets users add up to three stops to a trip.<p>The feature is rolling out globally and most customers will see it in their apps starting on Thursday, according to an Uber spokeswoman. Only customers with …

Transportation

For decades, the blind have used canes to get around. Now a special wristband gives them a 'sixth sense.'

Watching Fernando Albertorio stroll down a crowded sidewalk in downtown Washington during a recent lunch hour, casually sidestepping pedestrians running errands and crowding around food trucks, you’d have no idea he is legally blind.<p>Albertorio easily blends into the flow of human traffic swirling …

Puerto Rico

These 11 Sexy Dresses Are Guaranteed to Turn Heads — All From Amazon and Under $22

In need of a sexy dress? It might be surprising, but we found amazing choices are from Amazon for under $22. The huge online retailer offers a variety of dresses that fit different needs. So whether you want something sparkly and glam or black and simple, we've got you covered. Take a look at these …

Clothing

New study puts us one step closer to being able to starve cancer cells

The Link Between Cancer and Sugar<p>Over the years, scientists have dedication innumerable time, energy, and resources to cancer research in an attempt …

Former head of iOS, Scott Forstall, opens up about how Apple’s iconic device came from late CEO’s dislike for the husband of one of his wife’s friends<p>If it wasn’t for one particular executive at Microsoft, whom Steve Jobs seemingly hated with a passion, Apple may never have created the iPhone or …

Tablets

Timbre is a totally free app for editing video and audio

Good audio and video editing tools are somewhat hard to come by on mobile — a sentiment shared by app developer Xeus. The dev was prompted to create the Timbre: Cut, Join, Convert mp3 app after failing to find a “decent” tool for doing the same in the Play Store. And what Xeus has come up with is …

Apps

Jeremy Clarkson's new driving show has an epic teaser trailer (and a launch date)

Brace yourselves, <i>Top Gear</i> fans — we finally have our first proper glimpse of the old gang together again.<p>On Thursday, Amazon Prime launched a teaser …

DeAndre Hopkins will keep wearing Yeezy cleats . . . if Kanye West pays his NFL fines

Move over, Taylor Swift. It looks like Kanye West has a new subject to pick on — the NFL. The league effectively banned his new, Adidas-manufactured “Yeezy” cleats during games when it apparently doled out a $6,000 fine to Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, who wore the …

Autopilot in Tesla Model X helps driver get safely to a hospital

A Missouri man might not have made it safely to the hospital without the aid of his Tesla Model X’s self-driving features (via Slate). Joshua Neally, the 37-year old Model X owner, was on the way home from his law firm after work when he was struck by a pulmonary embolism. Neally allowed the …

Tesla says autopilot was not on during Pennsylvania crash

Tesla refuted a driver's claim that his car was in autopilot when it crashed on the Pennsylvania Turnpike earlier this month.<p>Logs from the Model X driven by 77-year-old Albert Scaglione on July 1 show the vehicle took itself out of autopilot about 25 seconds before the crash because Scaglione did …

Tesla

Online Shopping Win: Try Before You Buy

<i>The JackThreads Tryouts program allows you to pay nothing to try things on</i><p>Although shopping online is great, it can be frustrating. If it’s a brand …

Men's Fashion

Stark contrast in outcome for search term ‘three white teenagers’, which produces wholesome group pictures<p>A simple Google image search highlighted on Twitter has been said to highlight the pervasiveness of racial bias and media profiling.<p>“Three black teenagers” was a trending search on Google on …

Social Media

Listen to an entire rap verse dedicated to the Damn Daniel meme

Meme to end all memes Damn Daniel already has its own EDM remix courtesy of DJ Bombs Away. Now, it's getting its own rap.<p>Birmingham rapper Dapz on …

HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Calls Out the Tech Industry's Thin Skin

The timing of the sixth episode of HBO’s <i>Silicon Valley</i> show couldn’t be any more perfect.<p>After a tech news blog publishes a scathing report about …

Xiaomi takes on DJI with its ultra-cheap Mi Drone

The drone wars have begun. Watch out, DJI. Xiaomi’s first drones are here and are ultra cheap.<p>Dubbed the Mi Drone, the company announced on Wednesday …

Google's new Spaces app mixes chat, YouTube, and Chrome

With Google+ dying a slow death, Google has been looking for other ways to help users share content online. Its latest attempt is a new standalone app for group discussions on specific topics called Spaces.<p>It’s simple enough: you create a ‘Space’ dedicated to a particular interest, and then invite …

5 small towns to visit two hours from Toronto

There are small towns all over Ontario worth exploring but there are a select few worth seeking out as destinations unto themselves. Be it on account …

Genius pizzeria in Brooklyn has developed a pizza box made out of pizza

Finally, someone decided to resolve the whole "round pizza, square box" problem. And, of course, the solution is more pizza.<p>Vinnie's Pizzeria in …

Pizza

J.K. Rowling sets up 'Fantastic Beasts' with magical history about the roaring '20s

The final installment of J.K. Rowling's history of magic in North America primes fans perfectly for <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i>. The film …

Fantastic Beasts

The Best Pre- and Post-Workout Meals | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to strength training, figuring out how to do the exercises has always come pretty naturally to me.<p>But the diet component of getting …

Nutrition

The world doesn’t need another social messaging app; but Yubl disagrees

If there’s one thing the world doesn’t need, it’s another social messaging app. From Facebook Messenger and Snapchat to WhatsApp, Telegram, Viber, and beyond, it’s safe to say that most bases are covered.<p>Right? Well, maybe.<p>A new startup launched out of stealth in the U.K. this week, with a mission …

Martin Shkreli might have been scammed out of $15 million for Kanye's new album

In keeping with his persona as a hip hop aficionado and public villain, Martin Shkrelli recently sought to keep Kanye West's new "Life of Pablo" record from fans by buying it directly from the label for $15 million, but if his r ecent tweets are to be believed, he got scammed out of the money.<p>On …

Survios’ First-Person Shooter Shows How Addictive VR Will Be

I want to play again. My arms are sore from shooting a virtual bow-and-arrow and slashing robots with a lightsaber. My heart is racing from dodging drone missiles and defending my teammate. And my mind is spinning from the possibilities. I want to play again. And I won’t be the only one.<p>The game is …

9 Mind-Blowing Moments From The Kanye West Yeezy Season 3 Fashion Show

Wowzas!<p>The first day of New York Fashion Week started off with bang thanks to Kanye West's highly anticipated Yeezy Season 3 show held at Madison Square Garden on Thursday.<p>The musician-turned-designer's third clothing collaboration with Adidas was what everyone expected when it came to clothes -- …

Samsung Galaxy S7 wallpapers surface before launch, download them here [Gallery]

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 is set to be announced later this month, but it looks like by the time that happens there won’t be anything new to learn about the phone. We just saw actual photos of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge yesterday, and thanks to several previous leaks, we know a lot about the phones’ …

French taxi drivers shut down Paris as protests over Uber turn violent

The protests started earlier today and have shut down much of Paris, according to to France 24. Over 1,200 cars are were used to block the streets.<p>According to police, 20 arrests have been made so far, and riot police used tear gas against some of the protesters.<p>Uber drivers were warned earlier …

BBC Three's online relaunch starts with new shows and sites

BBC Three is undergoing its wildest metamorphosis to date as it prepares to close its TV channel and move its operations entirely online. That means plenty of new shows and a new means of distribution that goes beyond iPlayer. Over the next few days a site will be introduced called The Daily Drop …

Television (UK)

KnowMe Is A New App For Making Better Videos On Your Phone

After more than a year in development, KnowMe, a new video creation and sharing platform, is launching on the iPhone.<p>The app was created by Andrew Jarecki, the Emmy-winning and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker behind <i>The Jinx, Catfish, and Capturing the Friedmans</i>.<p>KnowMe was designed from the ground …