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Armed Trump Supporters March on Portland, Beating Up Opponents and Calling for Hillary Clinton’s Arrest

Led by a fringe Republican candidate, hundreds of far-right militants swarmed into Portland, Oregon to fight ‘evil leftists.’ Cops seemed more …

Rights & Freedoms

Website uses neural networks to enlarge small images, and the results are pretty magical

You know how in <i>CSI</i>, the cops always try to "enhance" a shot to zoom in and read (non-existent) details in photos? It's amusing to the rest of us, but …

Male Engineering Student Pens Letter Explaining Why Female Classmates Aren’t His Equals

Jared Mauldin, a senior in mechanical engineering at Eastern Washington University doesn’t think female students are his equals and he sent a letter …

Washington University

Enough

By Jeff Flake<p><i>Jeff Flake, a Republican, is a U.S. senator from Arizona.</i><p>As I contemplate the Trump presidency, I cannot help but think of Joseph Welch.<p>On June 9, 1954, during the Army-McCarthy hearings, Welch, who was the chief counsel for the Army, famously asked the committee chairman if he might …

Jeff Flake

Tellme is one of the best Silicon Valley companies most people have never heard of

Seventeen years ago, I competed against Mike McCue, who is currently the Founder and CEO of Flipboard. Back then, he was the co-founder and CEO of …

LinuxKit Deep Dive

This is a liveblog of the DockerCon EU session titled “LinuxKit Deep Dive”. The speakers are Justin Cormack and Rolf Neugebauer, both with Docker, …

Prettier + Stylelint: Writing Very Clean CSS (Or, Keeping Clean Code is a Two-Tool Game)

It sure is nice having a whole codebase that is perfectly compliant to a set of code style guidelines. All the files use the same indentation, the …

CSS

Does a city with the ‘toughest gun laws’ end up with ‘worst gun violence’?

By Nicole Lewis<p>Reporter<p><i>This is Part 1 of two fact checks examining rhetoric on both sides of the gun debate.</i><p><i>“You go to a city like Chicago, some of the toughest gun laws in the country are in the city of Chicago and yet they have the worst gun violence.”</i> <b><br>— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.),</b> …

Guns

Docker gives into inevitable and offers native Kubernetes support

When it comes to container orchestration, it seems clear that Kubernetes, the open source tool developed by Google, has won the battle for operations’ hearts and minds. It therefore shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who’s been paying attention that Docker announced native support for …

"Exciting times for boring infrastructure" @thockin @google @kubernetesio #DockerCon https://t.co/sHsQGJ6l9h

Earn a Developer Scholarship from Google

When were applications due?<p>Applications had to be completed and submitted by December 31.<p>What if I missed the deadline to apply?<p>We are unable to …

Get trending GitHub projects in your new Chrome tab with GitHunt

GitHub is widely known as one of the most famous version control repository, in which you can find pretty much countless public projects for many …

Wi-Fi security has been breached, say researchers

This is your Wi-Fi on KRACK<p>At about 7AM ET this morning, researchers revealed details of a new exploit called KRACK that takes advantage of vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi security to let attackers eavesdrop on traffic between computers and wireless access points. The exploit, as first reported by <i>Ars</i> …

Information Security

Republican Tax Plan Is Failed Trickle-Down Economics

Trump and conservatives in Congress are planning a big tax cut for millionaires and billionaires. To justify it they’re using the oldest song in …

You Probably Missed These Easter Eggs in the New ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Trailer

The new <i>Stars Wars: The Last Jedi</i> trailer has been out for less than 48 hours and already the internet is rife with fan theories as to what awaits us …

This is how the NRA 'politically weaponized' its membership

By Matthew Lacombe<p><i>Editor’s note: In the aftermath of the Feb. 14, 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, President Trump praised the National Rifle Association, while NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre accused politicians and the media of exploiting</i> …

How to protect yourself from phishing pop-ups in iOS

For all its bells and whistles, iOS is a relatively reliable and secure platform. After all, not even the FBI could crack Syed Rizwan Farook’s iPhone …

App Store

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Woman films her internet-connected camera whispering ‘Hola señorita’

This is not an episode of <i>Black Mirror</i>. A couple of months ago, Rilana Hamer from the Netherlands bought a small internet-connected camera from a local convenience store. She wanted to use the device to keep an eye on her puppy while away from the house. But it wasn’t only the puppy that was being …

Home Security

Dentist splices himself into ‘Star Wars’ footage for hilarious root canal promo

I’ll level with you guys: I am, in the immortal words of Cosmo Kramer, a raging anti-dentite. That’s what three invasive dental surgeries and regular <i>Hostel</i>-inspired brace torture between the ages of 16 and 18 will do to the fragile human psyche. Today, however, is a new day—a bright day—because …

Star Wars

What Happens to Cryptocurrency When You Die?

A young man died suddenly in Colorado this year, leaving his family the burden of sorting out his estate. Little did they know their loved one had …

Red Sox beat Reds 5-4 with dramatic 8th-inning rally

CINCINNATI (AP) — Mookie Betts wasn’t about to stop. Neither are the Red Sox, who are heading home with a chance to win another division title.<p>Betts …

9 signs you might be smarter than average

1. You're the first child in the family.<p>A study of 250,000 Norwegians published in Science magazine revealed that the oldest sibling had an average IQ 2.3 points higher than younger siblings. The reason is due to environment and family dynamics, not genetics. The firstborn gets the benefits of full …

Albert Einstein

Newly engineered antibody could kill off 99% of HIV strains

The International Aids Society has heralded the finding as an "exciting breakthrough."<p>The human body has difficulty fighting HIV because of the way that the virus changes and mutates — a single patient can have numerous unique strains of the infection present in their body simultaneously.<p>However, a …

Immunotherapy

Girl hit by ball at Yankee Stadium faces ‘long’ recovery, relative says

The little girl hit in the head by a foul ball during Wednesday’s game at Yankee Stadium faces a “long” recovery process, a relative told the <i>New York</i> …

Here's the First Look at Alicia Vikander as the New Lara Croft

Alicia Vikander is ready for action.<p>Warner Bros. and MGM have shared the first official poster for the upcoming <i>Tomb Raider</i> reboot, starring Vikander …

South Park trolled Amazon Echo owners in the best way possible

This is one of the minor dangers of owning an Amazon Echo. Most anyone can activate the device by just saying the wake word, including Cartman. And in the season opener of South Park, that’s exactly what happened.<p>Watch.<p>If someone watched that episode of South Park in the same room as an Echo, their …

The Cassini spacecraft crashed into Saturn, ending a successful 20-year mission

By Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>PASADENA, Calif. — NASA scientists just received their last message from the Cassini spacecraft, which plunged into Saturn early Friday morning. Those final bits of data signal the end of one of the most successful planetary science missions in history.<p>“The signal from the …

The Cleveland Indians Have Made Baseball History

It’s not easy to write about a winning streak in an interesting fashion. There are only so many ways to say that a team is playing well, and those …