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How to change the DNS server used by your iPhone and iPad

At times when websites take longer than needed to load up on an iPhone or iPad, the problem could be caused by your Internet provider's slow DNS …

Information Security

The Coming iPhone SE 2 Shows Apple’s Commitment to Keeping a Solid Smaller Device in the Lineup

The rumors of a new iPhone SE 2 have reached the point where its release seems to be a foregone conclusion. According to Japanese website Mac Otakara and known leaker Benjamin Geskin, the new phone should appear sometime between early May and the WWDC Keynote on June 4th. All of the reports rolling …

Apple

9 reasons you should buy an iPhone 8 instead of an iPhone X

Those three phones start at $700, $800, and $1,000, respectively.<p>The most expensive iPhone model, the iPhone X, in many ways represents the future of the iPhone. But it's not for everyone.<p><b>Here are 9 reasons it's worth considering an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus instead of the iPhone X:</b>

Mobile Technology

An American Airlines Passenger Was Stuck Next to a 'Screaming and Kicking' Toddler. His Stunning Reaction Went Viral

You have three choices in a situation like this one. Two of them can wind up making you 'Internet famous.'<p>Imagine your happy place. Now, imagine that in order to get to your happy place, you first have to sit next to a screaming toddler in economy on American Airlines for a few hours.<p>We've seen …

Parenting

Volkswagen unveils Pikes Peak challenger

The all-electric car will tackle the famed mountain in June.<p>Volkswagen has unveiled the car it will tackle Pikes Peak with later this year. The …

Pikes Peak

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Wagon

A grocery getter for the upper echelon.<p>Overall Rating:<p>We think station wagons are inherently better at moving people and stuff than SUVs and crossovers are. They provide a higher level of driving satisfaction, and the Mercedes-Benz E-class wagon is one of our favorites. In addition to its …

Mercedes-Benz E-Class

NASA animation features 4 years of NEOWISE data

VIDEO: NEOWISE asteroid survey data released<p>This movie shows the progression of NASA’s Near-Earth Object Wide-field Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) …

Astronomy

Now's your chance to send your name hurtling into the Sun's atmosphere

Meanwhile in space: dusty donuts, 50 launches, and pizza storms on Jupiter.<p>Send your name to the Sun<p>You’re probably not going to go to space any time soon. But your name could. NASA is continuing its long tradition of sending people’s names into the cosmos with the Parker Solar Probe, set to blast …

LRASM: The Navy's Game Changer Missile Russia and China Should Fear?

Or a waste of time? We break it down. On October 11, 1967, the Israeli destroyer <i>Eilat</i> was sunk by three P15 cruise missiles fired by two dinky …

Military

Who built HMS Queen Elizabeth, when were the sea trials, how much did she cost and where is the aircraft carrier now?

SHE is the crowning jewel of the British fleet and is soon to set sail with the Royal Navy for the first time - but the £3.1 billion vessel has …

Shipping

China shot down another missile in space

Like a hypersonic bullet hitting another hypersonic bullet.<p>On February 5, China used a long-range missile interceptor, tentatively identified as the DN-3, to destroy a target missile in space. This isn't the first time the nation has managed it; in 2010, China used a midcourse interceptor, likely …

NASA’s Lunar Outpost Gateway to Start Construction in 2019

It is officially called the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway and will be humanity’s first manned space station circling another celestial body. …

Space Exploration

Incredible eerie images of abandoned space shuttles at site used to launch first man into space

These eerie images show a pair of abandoned space shuttle in the Kazakhstan desert - once used to launch the first man into space.<p>Baikonur Cosmodrome …

Space Exploration

Size comparison: Betelgeuse and the Sun

Cosmology

Why Apollo Flew in a Figure 8 - Vintage Space

By Amy Shira Teitel | April 21, 2018 1:35 pm<p>If you’ve ever looked at a schematic for an Apollo flight like the one on the left, you’ll notice right …

Space Exploration

Smallville's Allison Mack Arrested for Alleged Participation in Sex Cult NXIUM

Smallville's Allison Mack Arrested for Alleged Participation in Sex Cult NXIUM

Crime

‘Smallville’ actress Allison Mack arrested in sex trafficking in ‘guru to stars’ case

ADVERTISING<p>NEW YORK >> A television actress best known for playing a young Superman’s close friend was charged with sex trafficking, after federal …

Crime

'Smallville' actress arrested in sex trafficking case; worked as slave 'master,' prosecutors say

A television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend pleaded not guilty Friday to sex trafficking after federal prosecutors …

Crime

Smallville actor Allison Mack charged with sex trafficking in ‘guru to stars’ case | The Star

Prosecutors said she required women she recruited to engage in sexual activity with Raniere, who paid Mack in return.<p>Assistant U.S. Attorney Moira …

Crime

“Smallville” actress Allison Mack arrested for role in alleged sex cult

Allison Mack, the actress best known for her role on the Superman teen drama “Smallville,” has been arrested for her role in a cult that allegedly trafficked and abused its female members.<p>Prosecutors say NXIVM, branded as a self-help group, was actually a cult that treated women as sex slaves and …

Crime

'Smallville' actress arrested in sex trafficking scheme

NEW YORK — A television actress best known for playing a young Superman’s close friend was charged with sex trafficking, after federal prosecutors …

Crime

'Smallville' actress Allison Mack charged with sex trafficking for role in NXIVM cult

CLOSE<p>Sarah Edmondson, a Canadian actress, says she was branded as part of an initiation into a secret sorority.<p>ALBANY, N.Y. — Actress Allison Mack …

Crime

'Smallville' actress Allison Mack arrested for alleged sex cult involvement

“Smallville” actress Allison Mack was arraigned on Friday at a federal courthouse in New York following her arrest on sex trafficking and conspiracy to commit forced labor charges as part an alleged sex cult, Fox News confirmed Friday.<p>The 35-year-old was last seen in March running after purported …

Crime

Bad News for President Trump

The Comey memos are more revealing than they seem.<p>One feature of the truth is that it doesn’t change much. A lie is hard to sustain. The details may change in each retelling because the liar is not actually remembering the events, but instead remembering the telling of the events. The truth, by …

Donald Trump

Lightning Network can be a real improvement to Bitcoin – once it matures

With blockchains facing scaling issues depending on their makeup and governance, as well as their popularity, some, like Litecoin, have implemented the Lightning network as a way to address overcrowding, which leads to slow and expensive transactions.<p>Scalability has become a byword with the success …

Bitcoin

BMW Is Changing Something So Fundamental About Its Cars That You May Want To Lie Down

Why would the automaker do this?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I confess I've never owned a BMW.<p>One of the main reasons is, well, the people who own a BMW.<p>Somehow, I've had too many encounters with BMW drivers who teeter toward …

Fun-Da-Mental

Actress charged with recruiting sex slaves

Actress Allison Mack, best known for her role as Clark Kent's clever confidant Chloe on CW's "Smallville," was indicted on charges of sex trafficking, sex trafficking conspiracy and forced labor conspiracy, according to a statement released by the Justice Department.

Recruitment

Jeff Sessions to top White House lawyer: If Trump fires Rosenstein, I might leave too

A report suggests Sessions might leave. It could put Mueller’s investigation into even greater jeopardy.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions has reportedly put the White House on notice: If Rod Rosenstein goes, I might go, too.<p>The Washington Post’s Sari Horwitz, Rosalind S. Helderman, Josh Dawsey, and …

Donald Trump

NASA Reveals New Roadmap, Will Begin Work On Lunar Space Station In 2019

With NASA focusing its efforts on returning to the moon sometime in the coming years, the space agency announced earlier this week that it will be …

Space Science

Heat-Seeking Cameras Could Help Keep Self-Driving Cars Safe

After Uber’s fatal self-driving crash last month in Tempe, Arizona, most observers had two basic question: Why did the car not see Elaine Herzberg …

Autonomous Cars