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Sex is cool, but have you seen this meme?

Sex is cool, many people agree, but is it the only pleasurable and satisfying thing in life? According to a wildly popular new Twitter meme, nah. Sex …

The Late Late Show

Nvidia just released the most insanely powerful graphics processor ever made

Nvidia just announced the Titan V, the most powerful graphics processing unit (GPU) of all time.<p>This isn't the type of graphics card your gamer …

Artificial Intelligence

RANKED: The 17 most disappointing movies of the year

2017 has given us a lot of great movies, but boy was it a year for some big clunkers and disappointment at the box office, too.<p>Audiences were loud and clear this year. You need more than big star power to sell a potential blockbuster. A good script and story helps. This year was filled with …

The Grand Tor: How to Go Anonymous Online

Fifteen years have passed since a couple of MIT grads and a Navy-funded researcher first built The Onion Router, or Tor, a wild experiment in …

U.S. Navy Prepares for Air War Over Korea

The ongoing five-day exercise is notable for the large number of radar-evading stealth warplanes that are taking part in it.<p>The U.S. Navy has …

The EPA has approved the release of weaponized mosquitoes in 20 US states

The US Environmental Protection Agency has given its approval for MosquitoMate, a Kentucky-based biotechnology company, to release its bacteria-infected male mosquitoes in several parts of the United States.<p>The EPA approval was first reported by Nature on Monday (Nov. 6), and confirmed by the …

Mosquitoes

4 ways to make Siri smarter on your iPhone

Sure, Siri sounds a bit less like a robot in iOS 11, but Apple's digital assistant still fails to understand me and mispronounces names. Siri is also more useful if she (my Siri has a British female voice, so I'll refer to Siri as a "she" here) knows my daily haunts and connects with any supported …

Tech Trends

I've used the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X — and the winner is clear

Apple now sells three premium iPhone models for the first time in the product's history.<p>So which should you buy? The iPhone 8? The 8 Plus? The X?<p>I've used all three models extensively. Here's how they compare.

Major internet outage hits the U.S.

No, it's not just you.<p>Large swaths of the United States experienced internet connection problems today, with several major ISPs apparently affected. …

Net Neutrality

The US actually has 5 aircraft carriers in the Pacific — but Trump is wielding them in a different way

President Donald Trump headed to South Korea on Tuesday with a measured but resolved message for North Korea, while three US aircraft carriers loomed large in the waters nearby, and another two operated near the US's West Coast.<p>Asked by journalist Sharyl Attkinson on her show, Full Measure, if the …

The Full Review: Apple iPhone X

After 10 years of dominating the industry, Apple tries to reimagine the iPhone.<p>The iPhone X is officially here — and it's a radical new take on Apple's most successful product. A decade after shattering the norms about what a mobile phone should be, the tech giant has a new vision — one with fewer …

Mobile Technology

Russia hackers pursued Putin foes, not just US Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) — It wasn't just Hillary Clinton's emails they went after.<p>The hackers who disrupted the U.S. presidential election last year had …

30 Exciting New iOS 11 Features You Didn't Know About

If you think that you’ve mastered all the new features of iOS 11, then you’re in for a surprise because iOS 11 contains many hidden features that …

iOS

Trump Wanted Tenfold Increase in Nuclear Arsenal, Surprising Military

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he wanted what amounted to a nearly tenfold increase in the U.S. nuclear arsenal during a gathering this past summer of the nation’s highest-ranking national security leaders, according to three officials who were in the room.<p>Trump’s comments, the officials …

Donald Trump

The NRA thinks you're stupid

<b>(CNN) —</b> The National Rifle Association thinks you're stupid.<p>Realizing the outrage of the American public that someone could take a cheap device known as a "bump stock" and convert a killing machine, an AR-15 rifle, into a weapon of mass destruction on the streets of Las Vegas or Anytown, USA, …

Russian intelligence reportedly breached the NSA in 2015, stealing cybersecurity strategy

The NSA suffered a serious breach in 2015, exposing the agency’s cyberwarfare strategy, including its own defenses and methods of attacking foreign networks, reports The Wall Street Journal today. Russian intelligence is said to be behind the attack, and software from Russia-based Kaspersky labs is …

In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to destroy North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday to "totally destroy North Korea" if the U.S. is forced to defend itself or its allies …

The US may send B-2 bombers and F-22 stealth jets to South Korea — a potential nightmare for Pyongyang

"The US has pledged to expand the rotational deployment of its strategic assets near the Korean Peninsula," Chung Eui-young, the chief of the National Security Office said according to Yonhap.<p>While "strategic assets" can refer to nuclear weapons, it can also mean nuclear-powered submarines, …

Location scout for 'Narcos' found dead, riddled with bullets in Mexico

The bullet-riddled body of a Mexican filmmaker has been found in a central region of the violence-plagued country, where he was scouting locations …

How big is iPhone X? We made these pics to show you

The most striking thing about the new iPhone X isn't the way it looks in your hand. It isn't the return of the glass back and stainless steel band. It isn't even the notch.<p>It's the fact that -- compared to your average iPhone today -- it's got so much more screen than any existing iPhone, even the …

Mobile Technology

Navy to christen the USS Tripoli — a ship that will pack helicopters, F-35s, and thousands of Marines

Lynne Mabus, the wife of former Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, will break the ceremonial bottle of wine across the bow of the 844-foot warship during a ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Industries in Pascagoula, Mississippi.<p>Once it hits the fleet around 2018, the Tripoli will join the USS America …

8 reasons why buying an iPhone 8 makes more sense than the iPhone X

The iPhone X is the phone everyone wants, but there's no getting over one annoying fact: It's expensive AF, starting at $999.<p>It's the most advanced …

25 features that will make you want to upgrade to iOS 11

China is getting tougher on North Korea—to stop the US from getting tougher on it

Soon after North Korea sent another missile over Japan Friday morning (Sept. 15), US secretary of state Rex Tillerson called on China and Russia to take stronger action on their own against North Korea. When it comes to China, that might already be happening.<p>Around the time the US was agreeing to …

North Korea

During tour of nuclear-weapons base, Mattis sends subtle message to North Korea

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. (AP) — He inspected a mock-up nuclear warhead, but there was no Kim Jong Un-like posing for photographs. He chatted with nuclear missile launch officers in their underground command post, but there was no talk of unleashing nuclear hell on North Korea.<p>MINOT AIR FORCE …

Apple explains what exactly happened when Face ID ‘failed’ during iPhone X demo

Apple has officially clarified what happened on stage when the first demo of Face ID didn’t go as planned. While many were quick to call it a “fail,” that’s not what happened in the slightest. Apple confirmed the situation in a statement to Yahoo this evening…<p>Apple explained that the demo iPhone X …

North Korea threatens to sink Japan and turn US to 'ashes and darkness'

North Korea has threatened to sink Japan and said the US should be “beaten to death like a rabid dog” after the two countries spearheaded fresh UN security council sanctions in response to the regime’s recent nuclear test.<p>The Korea Asia-Pacific peace committee, which oversees North Korea’s …

North Korea

Apple Continues Innovating on Their Turf and Their Terms

One of the most common media tropes regarding Apple and the iPhone is how “behind” the device always is and how the company no longer delivers any innovation. They <i>never</i> release <i>anything</i> new., right? There’s never been anything in an iPhone that an Android phone didn’t pull off first. Everyone in the …

8 things Apple didn't tell us about the iPhone X

And then it was real.<p>In a few short moments after the words "one more thing..." appeared on a massive screen during the Sept. 12 Apple keynote, the …

The new Apple Watch has its own cellular connection — here’s how it works

The newest Apple Watch has just been announced, and it finally has a cellular connection to make calls and transmit data. Here's what you need to know.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook