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Elon Musk Blasts Harvard’s Steven Pinker Over Comments Dismissing the Threat of Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk took to Twitter this week to bemoan comments, made by Harvard professor Steven Pinker, that were dismissive of Musk’s many warnings about …

Artificial Intelligence

Photographer Spends 10 Years Photographing Same Bench, Doesn’t Expect To Capture This

One Ukrainian photographer has spent a decade of his life on a single project, and it’s so intimate, it’ll make you feel things. Through his kitchen …

White House aides reportedly blindsided by 'embarrassing' Trump interview

White House aides were mortified by President Donald Trump's 30-minute interview with The New York Times, the contents of which dominated headlines all day Friday.<p>The interview published on Thursday hit on some familiar topics for Trump: the ongoing Russia investigation, his legislative …

Donald Trump

Flakka, drug that makes people bark and strip, wreaks havoc in Midwest, South

Otherwise normal folks suddenly running naked, screaming through the streets and breaking into homes?<p>That kind of bizarre and sometimes dangerous behavior has taken place in recent years in the South and Midwest – with the most recent headline-grabbing case in Missouri. Police trace it all to a …

Japanese star Shohei Ohtani throws 102 mph and hits homers. Now you gotta sign him.

In a typical baseball offseason, even the biggest personnel moves are fundamentally simple equations: Team X signs Player Y to a ZZZ-million-dollar contract (as will likely be the case for J.D. Martinez this winter), or a small-market team trades the superstar it can no longer afford to a …

Baseball

Sophia the lifelike robot goes viral

Dr. David Hanson, founder and CEO of Hanson Robotics, has spent decades on a quest to build robots that look and act like humans, and he's getting …

Robotics

iPhone X versus Android's best: A surprisingly lopsided affair

The Galaxy Note 8 is an incredible phone. Back when I reviewed it for PCWorld I gave it the highest possible score and raved about its display, still …

Mobile Technology

Rolls-Royce unveils plans for an autonomous patrol ship

Patrol ships are necessary to protect coastlines and fleets, but they're far from ideal right now. You need big, bulky vessels, and the human crews are either faced with the tedium of an uneventful trip (if they're lucky) or threats that a lone ship is ill-equipped to face. Rolls-Royce might have a …

The Physics Behind “Interstellar’s” Visual Effects Was So Good, It Led To A Scientific Discovery

While he was working on the film Interstellar, executive producer Kip Thorne was tasked with creating the black hole that would be central to the …

Physics

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Google's Project Ara proves LG was right about modular phones

Project Ara, Google’s modular phone, will be available this Fall for developers. It’ won’t be the original modular phone moonshot we were sold on, though; in fact, it feels a little bit like a bait-and-switch.<p>Rather than a completely open framework, Project Ara hardware will have static RAM, SoC, …

Why I'm still skeptical about Project Ara

A compromised phone with an ephemeral promise of modular advantages<p>What Google is doing with its modular Project Ara smartphone is perhaps its grandest experiment yet: developing hardware out in the open as if it were software. Starting with a developer device this year and a consumer release in …

Mobile Technology

Google's Project Ara Isn't The Revolutionary Smartphone We're Expecting

Project Ara isn’t the modular dream it’s touted to be according to Dave Hakkens, creator of the Phonebloks concept.<p>On his blog, Hakkens explains where Ara falls down as a ‘modular’ phone. His main criticism is that it’s not actually properly modular, at least not in the sense that he’d originally …

Mobile Technology

Why Project Ara failed: technology is not yet advanced enough for modular smartphones- Technology News, Firstpost

Google is <b>suspending project Ara</b>, an effort to introduce modular smartphones into the market. The move is an attempt to streamline Google's hardware …

Mobile Technology

Hilarious Mustang Memes Have Broken The Internet: Here Are Our Favorites

Everyone hates Mustangs right now, and it is very funny.<p>Mustang hate on the Internet is at an all time high. While there has always been a stigma …

This Ford Mustang Has To Go Because The Owner Is 'Sick Of Memes'

Tired of all the Ford Mustang memes, this GT500 owner decided to put his car up for sale on Craigslist. There’s a very good chance this posting is …

Germans are buying Ford Mustangs like crazy

According to Germany’s Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt (Federal Motor Transport Authority), 780 Mustangs were sold in the country in March, with a total of …

Sports Cars

Google working on new way to attach parts to Project Ara smartphones

Google right now uses electric magnets for its build-it-yourself smartphone project. But it's testing out something that will work better.<p>Google earlier this week said it was delaying the launch of Project Ara, its initiative to let people build their phones from interchangeable parts.<p>Why? The …

Android News

Project Ara: Everything we know about Google's modular phone

What exactly is a "modular phone" and why would you want one? We take a look at all the things we know -- and don't -- with this build-it-yourself smartphone design.<p>If you've ever wished you could pick from a pile of parts and make your own smartphone, Project Ara is your Android wish come true.<p>Run …

Mobile Technology

Google’s Project Ara Visits GFXBench With Snapdragon 810, 3GB RAM And A Huge Display On Board

Google’s Project Ara is back in news. This time around, it has silently visited the prominent GFXBench benchmark test site, revealing key …

First 500 European 2015 Ford Mustangs Reserved in 30 Seconds

Ever since the Ford Mustang was launched in the U.S. exactly 50 years ago, the car has been extremely popular there and is rightfully considered as a …

5 Minutes with Raj Nair, Ford’s VP of Global Product Development

After our second ride—shotgun, in the passenger seat, driving having been off-limits—in the 2015 Mustang, we cornered Ford’s top engineering boss Raj Nair to gather a few facts about the brand’s latest pony car. During his 27 years with Ford, Nair has enjoyed a wealth of company experience, …

Sports Cars

CR Supercars 1968 Ford Mustang Villain: 1968 Returns, New and Much Improved

This restomod fixes the main problem with old cars.<p>There’s nothing wrong with old cars except the fact that they’re old. Bodies rust, suspensions creak, and most engines eventually eat themselves. Ford Mustang specialist Classic Recreations in Yukon, Oklahoma, has a solution—albeit an expensive …

Sports Cars

2016 Chevrolet Camaro: GM Says The Sixth-Generation Camaro Has Been Completely Overhauled, With More Muscle Than The Ford Mustang

<b>UPDATE Saturday, May 16, 10:14 p.m.</b>: Read more performance specs for the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro here.<p><i>Original story begins here:</i><p>Under a tent packed …

[Update: The Drop Test Part Was A (Dumb) Joke] Project Ara Will No Longer Use Electropermanent Magnets To Connect Modules Because They Don't Pass Drop Tests

• Update 1: 2015/08/21 7:17am PDT They were joking, kind of<p>Speculation is rampant about the future of Google's incredibly ambitious Project Ara modular …

Puerto Rico
Mobile Technology

Toshiba said to supply core silicon for Google 'Project Ara' smartphone

Toshiba is slated to be a major chip supplier for the Project Ara smartphone, according to a Japan-based report.<p>Toshiba will power Project Ara, so says Japan's largest business daily.<p>The Japanese electronics company will supply three types of processors that will control, among other things, the …

Toshiba