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The Defiant Ones review – Dr Dre's American dream comes vividly to life

NWA, Snoop Dogg, Beats, yachts, clips from Goodfellas … every other music doc should throw in the towel because this one has got the lot<p>You know those music docs, often found on BBC4 on a Friday night, in which, interspersed with archive footage, you get music journos in front of their record …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The iPhone now has a built-in document scanner — here's how to use it

If you don't have a scanner at home, it can be annoying to try and find a way to send documents to other people. Luckily, Apple has silently introduced a new document scanning feature that's buried inside the iPhone Notes app. You can even turn them into PDFs and share them. Here's how to use this …

Scanners

Successful people who lose their spark come to me for help — and I find many of them fall prey to a tendency we all have

Success is never certain. It never comes without risk.<p>Even if you're the smartest or the hardest working, there's no guarantee of anything.<p>The people who go on to do great things in their lives know this. They also embrace it.<p>Reflect on that Teddy Roosevelt quote for a minute here. Missing the …

Motivation

A top psychologist shares his 3-step method parents can take to discipline their kids

Ross Greene wants to make life easier.<p>Greene is the groundbreaking psychologist behind the theory of "collaborative partnerships," an approach that discards the stuff of traditional parenting — timeouts and the revocation of privileges — and replaces them with calm, focused discussion.<p>"The best you …

Parenting

Elon Musk mastered 'learning transfer' — here's how

To explain Musk's success, others have pointed to his heroic work ethic (he regularly works 85-hour weeks), his ability to set reality-distorting visions for the future, and his incredible resilience.<p>But all of these felt unsatisfactory to me. Plenty of people have these traits. I wanted to know …

Learning

Scientists have confirmed a brand new phase of matter: time crystals

For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals — strange crystals that have an atomic structure that repeats not just in space, but in time, putting them in constant oscillation without energy.<p>Now it's official — researchers have just reported in …

Quantum Mechanics

Tostitos' New Breathalyzer Chip Bag Is Here to Be Your New Best Friend

Just in time for the biggest snacking and drinking holiday of the year — Super Bowl Sunday, of course — Tostitos is launching a new bag of chips that …

Alcohol

Dedicated driverless lane pitched for Vancouver to Seattle highway corridor

A project which would see a 150-mile long dedicated lane for self driving cars from Seattle to Vancouver and has been proposed by a team of engineers.<p>Eventually the proposals would see human drivers banned completely from the 1-5, apart from quiet periods such as at night or at the weekends.<p>The …

IBM's concept of 'new collar jobs' could be vital in an automated future

They are jobs somewhere in the middle between professional careers and trade work, meaning they combine technical skills with a knowledge base rooted in higher education.<p>IBM's push for new collar jobs is well-timed: As the US prepares for several decades of robotic automation, employers will need …

High School

The next multibillion-dollar tech market was quietly born this year, says A-list VC Peter Levine

Even as late as 2010, two years after Netflix decided to go all in on AWS and not build its own data centers, the enterprise world was debating if cloud computing would ever be safe and reliable enough to use.<p>Today, AWS is on its way to being a $13 billion business. Oracle looked across the bow, …

Venture Capital

Marketing Predictions From CEOs, CMOs And Authors For 2017

What are the top predictions for marketers heading into 2017? To find out, I turned to CEOs, Presidents, CMOs and authors.<p><b>Artificial Intelligence will Create New Categories, Like B2B Business Concierge</b> <i>Chris Golec, Founder & CEO,</i> <i>Demandbase</i><p>In 2017, AI will allow marketers to create highly …

Marketing

Elon Musk shared a video of Tesla's new self-driving car system in action

The video — shared by Musk on his Twitter profile on Wednesday — shows a Tesla vehicle driving itself on highways and urban streets without any human input.<p>A person sits behind the wheel of the car as it drives them to a Tesla office. When the vehicle arrives, it drops the person off at the …

Tesla

This site lists all the Siri commands you'll ever need

If you rock an iPhone and don’t yet use Siri, you’re missing out: the voice-activated assistant can do a LOT of things for you without the hassle of tapping and swiping through a ton of menus. It’s also wicked cool to have your phone respond to the sound of your voice.<p>Most people know about common …

This Magical App Lets You Skip Through Airport Customs For Free

We all know the line at airport customs can be painfully long. And most travelers know they can skip the line by enrolling in the Global Entry program for a $100 application fee.<p>But most of us <i>weren't</i> told that there's an app that lets travelers skip the line FOR FREE.<p>The Mobile Passport app is …

Flying

Toddler-Proof Your iPhone With This Quick Trick

In a parental pinch, iPhones and iPads make great pacifiers. That’s not to say you should let junior put Apple devices in his or her mouth, but their …

IPhone 8

Delta's 'Innovation Lines' could change travel forever

If you travel a lot, you likely know how shitty TSA checkpoints are. Getting through an airport safety check can be a nightmare, but Delta may have just solved it with something called “Innovation Lanes.”<p>Here’s how it works: rather than a single-file line, travelers can queue up and file into …

How to schedule your day for maximum productivity after a bad night's sleep

And the unfortunate reality is that even though you feel like crap the next day, you still have to show up at the office, ready to give 110%.<p>But even though the thought of working an eight-hour day may seem impossible, it turns out that there are things you can do to get through it.<p>Here's how sleep …

Sleep

How To Make A Mimosa Bar

Behold, the secret to the best Easter brunch ever.<p>Spring may officially start on March 20th, but let's be honest: It isn't <i>really</i> sunny season until you're brunching alfresco with a mimosa in hand. And there's no better time to break out the bubbly than Easter brunch, when you'll be reuniting with …

Decorations

Electric cars are no longer held back by crappy, expensive batteries.

First generations of technology are always clunky, kludgy, and way too expensive. TVs were once the size of refrigerators. Personal computers had …

Electric Vehicles

American Airlines teams up with Uber for door to door travel

American Airlines has jumped into bed with Uber in order to create a service that's as "door to door" as the pair can make. The idea is that fliers who can afford not to take the airport shuttle will get a "seamless travel experience." For instance, if you're flying with AA, you can set a <i>reminder</i> …

American Airlines

Japan's robots take on growing range of jobs

Humanoid robots, which move almost as naturally as humans, are fulfilling an increasingly broad range of roles in Japan.<p>Behind their popularity are improvements in sound and image recognition technologies, and the ability to manufacture robots with highly developed powers of expression. These …

The CEO of Delta Air Lines has made the company into an industry powerhouse

He is also perceived as arrogant, provocative and completely unapologetic about what he feels is best for Delta, its employees, customers and shareholders.<p>AirwaysNews.com spoke with aviation observers on Anderson's bold moves, his drive to change the industry's business model, his lone wolf status …

Aviation

SpaceX Rocket vs. Robot Boat, Round 4! Tune in Live to the Grudge Fight

Last month, SpaceX finally stuck its landing. After launching a payload of satellites into orbit, the reusable portion of its Falcon 9 rocket—the …

Lily, the drone that automatically follows you around taking video, has raked in $34 million in pre-orders

These are all problems that UC Berkeley students Antoine Balaresque and Henry Bradlow set out to eliminate back in 2013 when they began creating what would become Lily, a drone that automatically follows you around after you toss it into the air.<p>The genius of Lily lies in how dead-simple it is to …

Drones
Flight Attendants

Neerja trailer out Watch Sonam Kapoor essay braveheart flight attendant

The much-awaited trailer of Sonam Kapoor starrer 'Neerja', which narrates the story of India's braveheart flight attendant Neerja Bhanot, is out. …

Bill in Congress Would Prevent Airlines from Charging Fees for the Bathroom

It's astonishing this might be necessary in the first place.<p>When you’re on a plane, it’s bad enough when you really have to use the facilities and …

Aviation

The days of the jumbo jet are coming to an end — here's a look back at its glory years

Since its introduction in 1969, the Boeing 747 has transformed the way people travel. With its ability to fly 500 passengers 6,000 miles, the jumbo jet allowed airlines to reach new destination while achieving profitability by lowering the per-seat cost of operation.<p>Over the years, the big Boeing …

Aviation

What your flight attendant is really thinking

It turns out many considerations come to mind every time they welcome a passenger on board the plane and you’d never suspect it as they keep up their …