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Having 5 or more babies may increase Alzheimer's risk by 70%, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Women who have given birth five or more times may be 70% more likely to develop Alzheimer's later in life than those who have fewer births, according to a new study of more than 3,500 women in South Korea and Greece. Even women without dementia who had given birth five or more times scored …

Dementia

14 features in iOS 12 you need to know about

iOS

Google warns Android might not remain free because of EU decision

An unlikely warning<p>The EU’s decision to force Google to unbundle its Chrome and search apps from Android may have some implications for the future of Android’s free business model. In a blog post defending Google’s decision to bundle search and Chrome apps on Android, Google CEO Sundar Pichai …

Apps

Hands-On With Apple's New $699 Blackmagic eGPU

Alongside the new 13 and 15-inch MacBook Pro models introduced last week, Apple also debuted a new eGPU enclosure designed in partnership with Blackmagic.<p>We picked up one of the new Blackmagic eGPUs to check out its design and the performance that it offers when paired with one of Apple's</i> …

MacBook Pro

Five things every Nova Launcher user should try

Nova Launcher is one of the most popular third-party home screens in the Android ecosystem. If you’ve never tried it, the enthusiasm for it probably seems rather odd. What can possibly be so good about increasing the number of rows or columns on your home screen or installing icon packs, lots of …

Apps

Hands-On With the Siri Shortcuts Beta App in iOS 12

Apple last week introduced a beta version of the Siri Shortcuts app that's designed to let iOS 12 users create Workflow-style shortcuts and assign Siri commands to them, allowing a range of actions to be executed with voice-based requests.<p>While the app is complex, powerful, and can be explored for …

Apps

Power of Air - SICK Science | Science Experiments | Steve Spangler Science

How Does It Work<p>The bag fully inflates the second time because air from the atmosphere is drawn into the bag next to the stream of air from your …

Science

Elon Musk says SpaceX is working on a kid-size submarine to extract those boys in Thailand

Over the last couple of days, serial entrepreneur Elon Musk has been tweeting about how to potentially help the 12 young soccer players and their coach who began exploring a cave in Thailand on June 23rd, quickly becoming trapped there by rising floodwaters.<p>Now, suggests Musk, working with cave …

Tesla

The Earth's magnetic field reverses more often – now we know why

New research proposes a link between plate tectonics and reversals of the Earth’s magnetic field<p><i>We’re still learning about how Earth works © Getty</i> …

Earth Science

AT&T’s New ‘WatchTV’ Live Streaming Service Hits iOS and Apple TV Devices

- Jun 29, 2018<p>AT&T has begun rolling out the app their new “WatchTV” streaming television service to iOS and fourth- and fifth-generation Apple TV …

Smart TV

Sea Lice Warning Has Been Issued in Florida for Dangerous Marine Life

These little jerks aren't lice, but they still suck.<p>If you jump into the Gulf of Mexico in some parts of Florida this summer, you may be in for a …

Swimwear

Apple's Free Schoolwork App Now Available to Teachers

Apple today announced that its free Schoolwork app, introduced at its education event in Chicago in March, is now available for teachers.<p>Schoolwork enables teachers to share assignments and announcements with students, track student progress, tailor instructions to student needs, collaborate …

Apps

Microsoft reportedly partners with Razer for Xbox mouse and keyboard support

It's been quite a while since Microsoft first announced it planned to bring mouse and keyboard support to its latest gaming console. Unfortunately, …

Razer

AT&T Follows Time Warner Acquisition With Reveal of Live 'WatchTV' Service and New Unlimited Phone Plans

One week after completing its acquisition of Time Warner, AT&T today announced the impending launch of an all-new live TV service called "WatchTV," which unsurprisingly includes many channels under the Time Warner umbrella (via <i>Engadget</i>). This appears to be the service not focused on sports that …

You can now use Android Messages to send texts from your PC

Today, Google announced that it's beginning its rollout of Messages for web. Being a browser-based solution, that means that you'll finally be able …

Twitter thread prompts Disney to issue warning before Incredibles 2 over flashing lights

Now that <i>Incredibles 2</i> is out in theaters this weekend, one Twitter user has warned moviegoers of the film's potentially damaging use of strobe …

The Beam is Sonos’ ambitious attempt to win the living room

A $399 Alexa-enabled soundbar for the streaming era<p>Walk into any of Sonos’ downtown Santa Barbara, California, offices, and you could almost convince yourself you’ve been transported back north to Silicon Valley. There are the requisite kitchenettes, bikes, and happy dogs padding about as endless …

Audiophile

Nintendo unveils Super Smash Bros. Ultimate featuring more characters than ever

Back in March, Nintendo teased a new game in its <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> series slated for a release in 2018, and it was already known the company would be …

A nationwide Comcast landline outage is affecting thousands of businesses

Affecting businesses and even 911 calls<p>Comcast’s Xfinity phone service is apparently suffering a massive outage today, knocking out phone service for thousands of companies across the country that still largely rely on landline access to do business. According to DownDetector.com, Comcast phone …

Telecoms

iOS 12 has plenty of hidden tricks and features – here are most of them

The next major software update for iPhone and iPad is focused on improving the overall experience and performance, but that doesn’t mean iOS 12 is as …

AirPods to get Live Listen feature in iOS 12

Apple has one hardware-specific feature planned that wasn’t announced at Monday’s WWDC keynote. In iOS 12, users will be able to use Live Listen, a special feature previously reserved for hearing aids certified through Apple’s Made for iPhone hearing aid program, with their AirPods.<p>After enabling …

iOS 12 Hidden Features: New Close App Gesture on iPhone X, Revamped iPad Gestures, Screen Time Widget and More

Apple today introduced iOS 12 with a whole slew of updates, ranging from improvements to Do Not Disturb to a whole new activity monitoring system that tracks how much time you spend on your iPhone or iPad.<p>There are also new "Memoji," aka personalized Animojis, there's support for Group FaceTime, …

Amazon has slashed prices on a variety of Timbuk2 bags

Amazon is offering discounts on a selection of Timbuk2 bags. Prices start at $34. From laptop bags to full-on luggage, there's something in this sale …

Amazon has come to the rescue of sci-fi TV series The Expanse

Several days ago, fans of <i>The Expanse</i> from all around the world were shocked to hear that Syfy had decided to pull the plug on the show. Immediately …

Google and LG Display have made the highest resolution VR screen yet

Google and LG Display have joined forces to design the clearest OLED display to date. The 4.3-inch screen, which Google recently revealed at Display Week, is designed to push the boundaries of VR image quality with an incredible 1,443 ppi resolution. For comparison, Japan Display Inc unveiled its …

WATCH: Woman Claims Cop Raped Her. Then Body Cam Footage Is Released.

A woman who claimed that a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper raped her after she was placed under arrest for driving while intoxicated, might want to …

Belkin Launching Lightning to 3.5mm Audio Cable for iPhones

Belkin today introduced a certified Lightning to 3.5mm audio cable, and announced that pre-orders will begin on its website today.<p>The cable has a male Lightning connector on one end and a 3.5mm output on the other, allowing iPhone models that lack a headphone jack to be connected to a car stereo …

Razer announces the Core X for external GPUs

Alongside of its new Blade gaming laptop, Razer today announced the Core X, its new solution for external GPUs. The device allows you to take any PC …

3 Google Assistant Routines you should set up right now

In just a few short years, Google Assistant has gone from a cool glimpse of the future to come to a legitimate digital helper that you can use every …

Blizzard Entertainment