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Chrome is turning into the new Internet Explorer 6

Chrome-only sites are a problem<p>Chrome is now the most popular browser across all devices, thanks to Android’s popularity and the rise of Chrome on Windows PCs and Mac computers. As Google continues to dominate our access to the web, information through its search engine, and services like Gmail or …

Volcanic Rock Discovery Calls Theories About Life's Origins Into Question

Animals may have emerged under very different conditions.<p>Charles Darwin, father of evolutionary biology, wrote in 1871 that life first emerged in …

Biology

Target, Zara, and others have agreed to map their Chinese factories’ pollution in real time

Hidden thousands of miles from the view from Western shoppers, Chinese textile mills producing for major US and European clothing brands have been some of the worst polluters in the fashion industry. For years, many have dumped toxic chemicals used for dyeing and finishing fabrics directly into …

Clothing

Fox execs insist 'future will be bright' for network's creatives amid merger

Two top Fox executives caught in the middle of the company's corporate divorce offered few clues about their future on Thursday, insisting that it will be "business as usual" for the next 12 to 18 months, while Disney seeks approval to absorb most of its assets.<p>Fox TV Group co-chairmen Gary Newman …

The Switch to Outdoor LED Lighting Has Completely Backfired

To reduce energy consumption, many jurisdictions around the world are transitioning to outdoor LED lighting. But as new research shows, this …

Research

Vegas gunman transferred $100K, set up cameras at hotel room

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas gunman transferred $100,000 overseas in the days before the attack and planned the massacre so meticulously that he …

Trump to unleash more global arms sales

The easing of restrictions on international weapons deals could create U.S. jobs, but critics fear it will inflame war zones.<p>President Donald Trump is preparing to ease some restrictions on U.S. weapons sales overseas, sparking concerns about further flooding the international market with high-tech …

Foreign Policy

Bernie backers give Dem incumbents a pass in 2018

The Sanders-Clinton schism isn't plaguing the party in Senate races so far. Instead, it’s Republicans still facing intra-party heat.<p>Democrats have long been terrified that the Sanders-Clinton slugfest of 2016 would set off a prolonged civil war in the party, forcing incumbents to fight off primary …

The insane news cycle of Trump's presidency in 1 chart

If it feels like the Trump presidency has been hit by non-stop scandals and crises from day one, it's probably because it has been. The Google News …

Revolutionary guitar string rocks the guitar world

A revolutionary guitar string developed at the University of St Andrews has struck a chord with some of the greats of the music world.<p>The invention …

Millions could be left uninsured under Obamacare repeal bill

Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy says his bill to repeal Obamacare will boost the number of Americans with health insurance.<p>"There will be more people covered," Cassidy said on CNN's New Day on Wednesday.<p>Cassidy, however, is one of the few who feel this way. Many in the health care community -- …

Health Care

Trump aides begin looking for the exits

After a wave of high-profile White House departures this summer, staffers who remained are reaching out to headhunters to discuss their next moves.<p>A fast-growing number of White House staffers are starting to look for the exits, even though the one-year mark of President Donald Trump’s first term …

Donald Trump

Northern Lights in Ohio? Sun Storm May Ramp Up Auroras Tonight!

People as far south as Ohio and Indiana may be able to see the northern lights tonight (Sept. 6), thanks to a powerful sun storm.<p>On Monday (Sept. 4), …

Astronomy

Nest Will Automatically Pre-Cool Homes Participating in New 'Solar Eclipse Rush Hour' Program

Smart thermostat company Nest this week announced a new energy saving initiative coming on the day of the total solar eclipse, August 21, 2017. During the eclipse, clean solar energy will be reduced and in some areas of the United States traditional power plants will have to fire up in order to …

Home Automation

Two more Senate Republicans oppose health-care bill, leaving it without enough votes to pass

Two more Senate Republicans have declared their opposition to the latest plan to overhaul the nation’s health-care system, potentially ending a months-long effort to make good on a GOP promise that has defined the party for nearly a decade and been a top priority for President Trump.<p>Sens. Mike Lee …

Health Care

One of the Amazon execs leading its cashierless ‘store of the future’ has left the company

Bali Raghavan was a director of technology for Amazon Go.<p>More than six months after Amazon announced in early 2017 that it would unveil a store of the future with no cashiers, the shop — dubbed Amazon Go — still hasn’t opened to the public.<p>As reported by Axios, one of the technology execs helping …

Amazon Go

Review: In ‘Cars 3,’ Lightning McQueen Faces an Existential Crisis

The conventional reviewers’ wisdom about Pixar’s “Cars” movies is that they are colorful and engaging but hardly as breathtaking as much of the other output from that animation studio. There are some who think Pixar should aim for awe-inspiring every time, because why not? Then there are crankier …

Animation

New 'Solar Paint' Could Transform Your Entire House Into a Clean Source of Energy

We need this ASAP.<p>Powering homes using clean energy is becoming easier thanks to a growing number of innovative technologies and initiatives.<p>Some …

Clean Energy

EGEB: Solar will kill coal fast, US energy grid almost to 1990 CO2 level, Congress not dancing on EPA cuts, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial and political review/analysis of important green energy news.</i><p>Solar Power Will Kill Coal Faster Than You Think – 34% of global electricity from wind/solar by 2040, and an additional drop in price of 66%. Interesting – article notes solar …

Solar Panels

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say

The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, officials said.<p>The move by special counsel …

Donald Trump

Jaguar Land Rover gives Lyft $25 million and a fleet of vehicles for autonomous testing

Its the latest deal by the ride-hail app aimed at deploying self-driving cars<p>UK-automaker Jaguar Land Rover is investing $25 million in Lyft to support the ride-hail company’s autonomous and connected vehicle activities, the two companies announced today. The money was invested through InMotion, …

Microsoft unveils the $499 Xbox One X

After teasing console gamers for a year with its shadowy ‘Project Scorpio‘, Microsoft has finally revealed the latest version of its gaming system, the Xbox One X, at the E3 expo in Los Angeles today.<p>The 4K-capable machine promises smooth gameplay at full Ultra HD resolution along with HDR support. …

Gaming

Trump officials to unveil plan to cut factory rules this week

The Trump administration intends to unveil this week a plan to trim regulations it believes constrain U.S. manufacturing growth, potentially affecting environmental permits, worker safety and labor rules, an administration official said.<p>The U.S. Commerce Department's regulations "hit list" …

D.C. and Maryland sue President Trump, alleging breach of constitutional oath

Attorneys general for the District of Columbia and the state of Maryland sued President Trump on Monday, alleging that he has violated anti-corruption clauses in the Constitution by accepting millions in payments and benefits from foreign governments since moving into the White House.<p>The lawsuit, …

Donald Trump

Russia cloud settles in over Trump's White House

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Russia "cloud" is growing over President Donald Trump and threatening to wreck another week for the embattled White House as one of his closest allies tries to avoid a public spectacle on Capitol Hill.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement that he would testify before …

Donald Trump

President Trump: James Comey Leak Was 'Very Cowardly'

President Trump once again took to Twitter Sunday to denounce revelations from former FBI director James Comey’s congressional testimony — calling it …

Donald Trump state visit 'delayed' after President 'told PM he will not come if people protest against him'

Donald Trump has reportedly told the Prime Minister he will not come to the UK on a state visit if there are large-scale protests against him, according to reports.<p>The American President is said to have told Theresa May he does not want to come if people do not welcome his visit.<p>The message was …

Adam West an amazing talent, says Batman co-star Burt Ward

<b>Actor Burt Ward, who played Robin alongside Adam West's Batman in the hit 1960s TV series, has paid tribute to his co-star who has died aged 88.</b><p>Ward, 71, told the BBC that the two had enjoyed "an amazing friendship", describing the actor as "a lot of fun".<p>He said they had played the Dynamic Duo "on …

Former Twitter chief likens Trump meeting to 'waterboarding'

Let's just say former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo had a really unpleasant visit with President Donald Trump.<p>Costolo dramatically likened Trump's …

Donald Trump

Is Trump Guilty Of Obstruction Of Justice? Comey Laid Out The Case

All we want are the facts, ma'am.<p>During his congressional testimony Thursday, James Comey played his best Sgt. Joe Friday, the protagonist of the 1950s <i>Dragnet</i> TV series known for that signature line.<p>Asked whether he thought President Trump obstructed justice, Comey, the fired FBI director, declined …

Donald Trump