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Atomic Hard Drive: IBM Researchers Store Single Bit Of Data On World's Smallest Magnet — One Atom Of Holmium

There’s only so much data that can be stored on silicon-based integrated circuits (as predicted by the so-called “Moore’s law”). That is why, …

New OSX/Keydnap malware is hungry for credentials

For the last few weeks, ESET has been investigating OSX/Keydnap, a malware that steals the content of the keychain while maintaining a permanent …

Gene editing can now change an entire species -- forever

CRISPR gene drives allow scientists to change sequences of DNA and guarantee that the resulting edited genetic trait is inherited by future …

Genetics

Dave Chappelle Stages Prince Tribute During San Francisco Set

Dave Chappelle paid tribute to Prince – the subject of one of the comedian’s greatest <i>Chappelle’s Show</i> sketches – during an early Friday morning set …

San Francisco

The tragic fate of the people who stop sleeping

A handful of families are cursed with “fatal insomnia”, a cruel disease that leads to months of sleepless nights and terrible exhaustion. Will a controversial cure save their lives?<p>Silvano was on a cruise ship when the family curse struck. An elegant 53-year-old with striking red hair who enjoyed …

Medical Journals

'Martian,' 'Revenant' get awards boost with top Globes wins

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The 73rd annual Golden Globes had a few curveballs up its sleeves, and the biggest ones weren't even from acerbic host …

JBL announces its Legend CP100 head unit with support for CarPlay

Harman today has announced the JBL Legend CP100 in-car infotainment system. The JBL Legend CP100 marks the company’s first in-car solution that is compatible with Apple’s CarPlay system, joining the growing number of aftermarket solutions for obtaining Apple’s car infotainment system in older …

Linux Grub massive flaw: Was it made by NSA in 2009?

<b>GNU/Linux has a massive flaw in Grub,</b> its ubiquitous bootloader. Just by hitting a few keys, you can completely pwn a Linux box—including many …

Linux

Microsoft posts guide for iOS developers to get started with Project Islandwood

Microsoft is busy trying to lure iOS developers to the Windows ecosystem with Project Islandwood, which has so far been a success as an open-source …

The 13 most controversial apps you can still download today — including an ISIS favorite and a dating app that won't let you in unless you're rich

Some of these are intentionally controversial, like "Weed Farmer," a game that lets you simulate growing marijuana.<p>But others have attracted controversy because of an unintended way a small group of people are using them. A clear example of this is the messaging app Telegram, which has recently …

Top 10 Best Jazz Guitar Solos ( + 10 Licks)

In a recent forum post, we asked our readers to name their <b>favorite jazz guitar solo</b>. And, as you might imagine, we got a varied response to that …

Launch this sleek, stealthy drone from the palm of your hand [Deals]

We’ve all got a jones for drones, but not all of us have the space or cash to hang up a 5-foot-wide quad-copter in our garage. The SKEYE Nano, now available in a Batwing-worthy shade of black, solves both problems, small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, and at $39.99 it’s cheap enough to …

Bill Griffith on His Mother’s Love Affair

“The book is about my parents’ marriage and all their secrets, which were kept from me and my sister as we were growing up,” the cartoonist Bill Griffith says. Most commonly known for “Zippy the Pinhead” (the daily comic strip that he started, in 1970, and which is syndicated in hundreds of …

Kibo iOS App Lets You Hide Messages In Your Messages

Just when you thought the wonderful world of digital messaging couldn’t get any more rich and layered, along comes another app to prove there are more ideas in the digital sphere than can be contained within the average web user’s philosophy… Just don’t call Kibo a messaging app. It is in fact an …

Apps

On Apple’s Insurmountable Platform Advantage

Since the iPhone 6s was released last month anyone who has used the device says it feels like magic. Apple – as a platform company – is so far above …

Mobile Devices

Test drive of a petrol car

Having heard so much good about petrol cars, we decided to test drive one. They are said to combine cheap price with long range and fast charging. A …

Electric Vehicles

Federal Court Invalidates 11-Year-old FBI gag order on National Security Letter recipient Nicholas Merrill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 14, 2015<br>CONTACT: Debra Kroszner<br>(203) 432-1053 debra.kroszner@yale.edu<p><b>FEDERAL COURT INVALIDATES 11-YEAR-OLD FBI GAG</b> …

Surveillance

7 Naked Truths About Relationships Everyone In Love Should Know

How do you imagine the perfect relationship? If you think about harmony and romantic walks in the park you're ready for the naked truth about …

NOIR Series Promo

CHIP - The World's First Nine Dollar Computer

C.H.I.P. is a computer. It’s tiny and easy to use.<p>C.H.I.P. does computer things. Work in LibreOffice and save your documents to C.H.I.P.’s onboard …

Donald Trump banned from major event over menstruation jibe at Megyn Kelly

Donald Trump has been officially banned from one of the biggest gatherings of conservative activists after implying he received hostile questioning during the first Republican presidential debate because the television moderator was menstruating.<p>RedState hypocrisy: does Donald Trump critic Erick …

Donald Trump

Renowned genetics expert proves existence of Adam and Eve through DNA research

It's not often when Church and science complement each other. This was achieved recently when a highly respected genetics expert confirmed the …

MarI/O - Machine Learning for Video Games

Apple Pay adds over 30 new banks & credit unions

A number of additional banks and credit unions across the United States have now turned on support for Apple Pay including Synchrony Bank which backs Walmart and other retail credit cards, NASA Federal Credit Union, and many more. Earlier this month, Apple Pay went live for the popular mobile-based …

Mystery-busting 'supervoid' is largest object in the Universe

Astronomers in Hawaii may have solved a mystery embedded in the background of the Universe, by identifying the largest single object in existence.<p>Dr …

Universe

They Might Be Giants - Underwater Woman (official video)

République Remastered brings its revamped graphics to the Mac

The game, from developer Camouflaj, was previously released for the iPhone and iPad, using the older Unity 4 game engine. The new Mac version of …