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Paris Jackson Can Sing Just Like Michael, and It'll Give You Butterflies

Paris Jackson lost her father, Michael, when she was just 11 years old, and in the eight years since his passing, the now-19-year-old has honored him …

Nikki Haley Says U.S. May ‘Take Our Own Action’ on Syrian Chemical Attack

UNITED NATIONS — Holding photographs of dead Syrian children after a chemical bomb attack, the United States ambassador to the United Nations warned on Wednesday that her country might take unilateral action if the Security Council failed to respond to the latest atrocity in the Syria war.<p>Facing …

Middle East

Guy sacrifices Tesla to save unconscious driver, Elon Musk offers to cover repair costs

It feels good to be the hero, and for the driver that exposed his Tesla (and himself) to danger in order to save another driver, it won't even be …

Harry Potter actress poses nude for Playboy

<i>Harry Potter</i> actress Scarlett Byrne is trading in her wand for something a little more racy.<p>The 26-year-old, who played Draco Malfoy’s …

GPD Pocket Mini Laptop Launches February 15th From $399

If you are looking for something a little more powerful than a smartphone or tablet or need something smaller than a laptop you might be interested …

Windows 10

Louvre knife attack: Soldier shoots assailant near Paris museum

<b>(CNN) —</b> French authorities have opened a terror investigation after a soldier shot a man wielding a machete near the Louvre museum in Paris.<p>The man had rushed toward a group of soldiers and guards in the Carrousel du Louvre, the underground plaza adjoining the museum, according to Paris police …

Extremism

EU takes legal action against Germany, UK over VW scandal | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union began legal action on Thursday against Germany, Britain and five other member states for failing to police emissions test cheating by carmakers after the Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) diesel scandal.<p>A Volkswagen logo is pictured at the newly opened Volkswagen …

Environmentalism

Trump the Twitter president: Social media gives him tweet revenge

Newly-elected President Donald Trump will soon take the helm of the world’s most-powerful job. He’ll command an expansive nuclear arsenal, an unparalleled military and a Twitter account with 16.9 million followers.<p>That last item gives Trump the unique ability to go around the major media. It makes …

Bionic Eyes Are Coming, and They'll Make Us Superhuman

MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE<p>With an estimated 285 million people worldwide with visual impairment, many treatments and technological innovations have long …

The FBI likely ran nearly half the child porn sites on the dark web in 2016

Earlier this year we brought you an in-depth exposé of how, for 12 days in February and March, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) ran the world’s largest child porn site, Playpen. According to newly unsealed documents, Playpen wasn’t the only site containing child pornography on FBI …

House Republicans test Trump on his U.S.-Mexico wall | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the House of Representatives hope to offer President-elect Donald Trump an alternate plan to his proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall, a first test by lawmakers from his own party of one of his key campaign promises.<p>Freshly printed newspapers with the headline …

Republicans

11 things Donald Trump promised to do as president

Donald Trump, the reality television star who told the Republican National Convention in July he "alone can fix" the country, was elected president Tuesday night during an election he previously suggested was rigged.<p>With less than two months to go until President Barack Obama is out of office, we …

Donald Trump wins 2016 presidential election: victory speech, full transcript

Against all odds, polls, and projections, Donald Trump claimed victory in the presidential election Tuesday, delivering a speech at the Hilton Hotel in New York City on Tuesday to a cheering crowd of supporters.<p>It was an unexpected outcome for the Republican candidate, who beat out not only a …

Skyrim modder creates mysterious potion and has no clue what it even does

Skyrim's modding scene is one of the PC's most incredible and diverse. It's a canvas on which artists can paint with their imagination, making …

PC Gaming

The Nintendo Switch dock is only for charging and TV output

The core concept of Nintendo's upcoming Switch console is that it's a portable device with games that you can also play on your TV at home by way of a dock. But don't expect the docking unit to provide more storage or performance capability to the tablet — Nintendo has confirmed that it's primarily …

Samsung blocks video of 'GTA V' Galaxy Note 7 bomb mod (updated)

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 has been the butt of its fair share of internet jokes since it started exploding in September, but it's hard to surpass what one <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> modder did when he turned the phone into an in-game grenade. Apparently, Samsung doesn't think it's very funny, though -- the …

A Look At How No Man's Sky's Procedural Generation Works

<i>No Man’s Sky</i> might not be everyone’s cup of tea but its code is pretty impressive. Blogger <i>gregkwaste</i> outlined exactly how the space exploration game …

Samsung crams LTE into a tiny smartwatch chip

Samsung's mobile division is in crisis mode right now, so of course the company is happy to talk about one division that <i>is</i> doing well: chips. It just unveiled the Exynos 7 Dual 7270, which is not only the first 14-nanometer wearable processor, but the first in its class to have a built-in LTE …

7 great web type resources

It's easier than ever to implement beautiful typography online, but it's still helpful to have a few pointers along the way to prevent yourself from …

Typography

​Facebook wants US to have free internet access -- but there's a catch

Facebook is looking to bring its free internet program to the US. But even if it gets permission, access will be restricted.<p>Facebook is eyeing a US …

Onda V820w Tablet PC Is An Absolute Steal for $82 (Dual-Boot, Quad-Core CPU and More)

Onda is a well-reputed electronics manufacturer from China. Onda is in this business since 1989 and they make great products. Today, we’re looking at …

Mobile Technology

Rimac's electric bike can go 150 miles on a single charge

Rimac has revealed a new electric bicycle that is just as impressive as its LaFerrari-killing, million-dollar Concept One supercar, in its own way. With a massive 3kWh battery, the Greyp G12H can go up to 240 km (150 miles) on a single charge, making it the longest-range e-bicycle out there. If you …

Democrats Muster Votes To Restore Net Neutrality

The mainstream media keeps calling them 'peaceful protesters.' Apparently we interpret 'peaceful' in very different ways. Read more…<p>'Hamas sent all …

Net Neutrality

6 Ways the Google Pixel Will Make You Want to Ditch Your iPhone

It's new, it's fresh--and it might make you wonder about that iPhone 7 you just purchased.<p>Twist your arm. Pry it from your hands. Pay you in cold hard cash.<p>It would take a lot for most of us to give up our iPhones, and a new model just debuted last month. Google is not taking this all sitting down, …

Huion Has Some Exciting New Pen Tablets

A tablet computer has become a device that can replace ordinary laptops or even PC’s for some, depending on the usage. Some users claim that they can …

Tablets

Star Wars Director's Portal Movie Could be Announced Soon

Earlier this year, Star Wars director JJ Abrams confirmed that the Portal and Half-Life movies are still on the way, despite the fact that not much has been said about them. Now, he's reiterated that's the case and also teased that the Portal movie may be announced soon.<p>"We have a meeting coming up …

Movies

Find porn stars who look like people you know using facial recognition

Let the ethics debate roll forth.<p>Porn companies have long been early adopters of new technology; embracing videos, DVDs, internet streaming and live …

Music Videos

iPhone 7 apparently takes less than 24 hours to jailbreak

While it’s only been two weeks since the new iPhone 7 dropped, someone has already managed to circumvent its defenses.<p>Teenage hacker Luca Todesco, better known under the alias of qwertyoruiopz, has figured out how to jailbreak the iPhone 7 running iOS 10 – and he claims it took him less than 24 …

Charlotte police shooting: Family says video is unclear on reported gun

<b>Charlotte, North Carolina (CNN) —</b> Relatives of Keith Lamont Scott, after watching two police videos, said they couldn't say what was in his hands when he was shot and killed by a Charlotte police officer.<p>"It is impossible to discern from the videos what, if anything, Mr. Scott is holding in his …

Law Enforcement