Mark Hanratty

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How to hail a self-driving Uber if you're in Pittsburgh

Uber is getting serious about driverless tech.<p>The popular ride-hailing service started its endeavor into the driverless car space by poaching around 40 engineers from Carnegie Mellon University's National Robotics Engineering Centre back in January. Since that time, Uber has acquired self-driving …

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …

Lucky Luciano, Dutch Schultz: Look at these incredible images from the private files of a 1930s NYPD detective.

<i>Crime is Slate’s crime blog. Like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter @slatecrime.</i><p>In 1928 a Greenwich Village native named Eugene Canevari …

10 Impressive Tattoo Cover Ups

While the stigma of tattoos has been largely eradicated by their popularity, the problem of unwanted tattoos remains a big issue. Those with tattoos …

Body Art

Your Burning Questions About The Roswell Incident, Answered

The Popular Science archive answers those nagging questions about the July 1947 UFO crash in the desert outside of Roswell, N.M.<p><i>Today's Google Doodle celebrates the UFO incident near Roswell, N.M., that happened 66 years ago yesterday. On June 24, 1997, the U.S. Air Force released a 231-page report</i> …

Where's My Dinner? It Was Here A Second Ago — The Sandpiper's Dilemma

They scuttle, peck, scuttle, peck, then they dash up the shoreline, dodging waves, heads down, concentrating. What are they doing? They're "looking for something, something, something," writes the poet Elisabeth Bishop.<p>Sandpipers are the busiest folks on the beach because their food is hard to see …