Paul R. Screvane

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Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,199 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($363 at Amazon …

MacBook Pro

The Best Project Management Apps to Get Your Life in Order

Project management apps help teams collaborate more effectively and hit their deadlines, but you can use the same apps to put some order into your …

Project Management

In Photos: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at SpaceX's Crew Dragon Spaceship

Model of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Capsule<p>Credit: Mike Wall/Space.com<p>A model of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft, as seen during a media day at the …

Space Travel

An 11-year-old changed election results on a replica Florida state website in under 10 minutes

An 11-year-old boy on Friday was able to hack into a replica of the Florida state election website and change voting results found there in under 10 …

Florida

Blue light emitted by smartphones and laptops accelerates blindness by making a molecule in our eyes toxic, according to a new study

Staring at screens all day isn't good for us — we know this. It can cause eye strain, sometimes called computer vision syndrome, and the light is so bright it can mimic sunlight, mess with our hormones, and prevent us from feeling sleepy.<p>And according to a new study, published last month in the …

Research

How to See the 2018 Perseid Meteor Shower

Science & InnovationStarstruck<p>Anticipation is high for this year’s sky show, which peaks over a moonless weekend with projected rates of 90 to 120 meteors an hour.<p>Sky-watchers around the world are eagerly anticipating the arrival of the Perseid meteor shower, which will be at its best from August …

Astronomy

Who Do You See in This Picture? The Answer Is Important to Your Vision

You might not want to know the answer to the test, but you should take it anyway. Play the video, and an image will appear — you'll see either Marilyn Monroe or Albert Einstein. We won't tell you what each answer means till the end, so as not to influence what you see.<p>The video comes to us from …

Albert Einstein

Gina Haspel's CIA Torture Cables From Thailand Black Site Finally Declassified After Lawsuit

Gina Haspel was confirmed by the Senate to be director of the CIA on May 17th. But the public never got to see the memos that she wrote and …

Gina Haspel

Manafort jurors hear about Yankees tickets after mystery recess

<b>Alexandria, Virginia (CNN) —</b> The first major test in court for special counsel Robert Mueller's team continued Friday in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort -- with an unexplained five-hour delay meaning prosecutors didn't wrap up their case as planned.<p>Court was scheduled to …

Donald Trump

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

Extreme cop cars

British Columbia

Microsoft Threatens to Stop Hosting Gab, the Worst Social Network, Over Anti-Semitic Threats of Violence

Gab, the Twitter knock-off of choice for the far right, has 48 hours to delete offending content that Microsoft says incites violence. If Gab doesn’t …

Rights & Freedoms

The Only Known Sound in Space Is This 'Singing' Black Hole

Sound Mysteries“Sound Mysteries” is a Gizmodo series in which we explore weird or unexplained sonic phenomena.<p>Everyone knows there is no sound in …

Black Holes

Microsoft’s undersea data center now has a webcam with fish swimming past 27.6 petabytes of data

Any fin is possible<p>If you’ve always wanted to watch fish swim past a data center with 27.6 petabytes of storage, stop surfing around as today is your lucky day. Microsoft has taken the oppor-tuna-ty to install a webcam next to its undersea data center, offering live views of just how well the metal …

Scotland

An exclusive tour of Boeing's gigantic jet factory

For 50 years, Boeing has built iconic aircraft under one gigantic roof at a site just north of Seattle.<p>Boeing's assembly site in Everett, Washington, is the largest building on earth by volume. Large enough, as Boeing often points out, to cover Disneyland.<p>The aircraft maker gave CNNMoney rare …

Aviation

This Genius Map Explains How Everything in Physics Fits Together

From space-time to chaos theory.<p>Physics is a huge, complex field. It also happens to be one of the most fascinating, dealing with everything from …

Physics

Researchers Find Grave Downside to Sleeping More Than 8 Hours a Day

"I think that longer sleep could be a red flag."<p>It’s no secret that chronic sleep deprivation is taking its toll on America’s health, but a new study …

Sleep

12 Cool Things You Can Do in Android 9 Pie That You Couldn't Do Before

Android 9 Pie is finished and heading out now to Pixel devices, with phones that were part of the Android P beta program next in line. Whether you’ve …

Apps

8 of the best safari destinations in Africa

<b>(CNN) —</b> With so many spectacular game reserves to choose from, determining the ultimate once-in-a-lifetime African safari experience is no easy task for travelers.<p>From Tanzania's protected Serengeti National Park, to Botswana's brutally wild Kalahari Desert, here's our pick of eight of the finest …

South Africa

Don’t put plastic containers in microwave or dishwasher, new research says

Do you regularly heat up leftovers in plastic food-storage containers? Do you put plastic reusable water bottles in the dishwasher when they need a …

Immune System

News Flash: It's About The Skill Set, Not The Suit Or The Degree

High School failed me. As a high school dropout, I knew I was taking a risk by rejecting the ‘normal route’ and knew I always wanted to be in the business world. During one assignment in my computer class, I did not show up in a suit and tie for the presentation. The teacher docked me for not …

High School

Ouija Board Experiment Shows How Ghostly Messages Are Written by the Brain

You're in control, even if you don't think you are.<p>Depending on who you ask, Ouija boards are either an excellent way to communicate with the dead or …

Paranormal

I tried a gel pillow with more than 2,900 Amazon reviews — and my sleep improved

This mom is getting a good night's rest every night!<p>Like many people, I’m particular when it comes to pillows. The perfect pillow for me is not too hard, not too soft, but just right. That is, of course, hard to find.<p>After my favorite pillow started looking a little too stained and grimy, I moved …

Shopping

Find Your Next Great Salesperson With 1 Savvy Interview Question

And swiftly separate the good from the bad<p>In my last two posts, I wrote about using 1 email exchange, and a 10 minute phone interview to identify the best sales reps. At the beginning of the recruiting process, I am checking to see that candidates demonstrate the two qualities that will best …

Employment

Exoskeletons debut at Ford factories

Staff will now be augmented by exoskeletons in Ford factories across the world.<p>Following successful trials, Ford will now offer employees the use of …

Exoskeletons

Physicists Have Invented an Essential Component Needed For Quantum Computers

They're using a new state of matter.<p>In 2016, the Nobel Prize in Physics went to three British scientists for their work on superconductors and …

Quantum Physics

Alien Mineral Discovered In Russian Meteorite That Crashed Down In Uakit

Subsequently named uakitite, the mineral doesn't exist anywhere else on Earth.<p>Scientists have announced the discovery of a never-before-seen mineral …

Earth Science

Dave Bautista wants to be released from his contract if James Gunn's script for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 isn't used

Actor Dave Bautista continues to be a rock of support for <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> director James Gunn, whose firing a couple of weeks ago has thrown …

Marvel Universe

A world-leading technologist on what the year 2038 will look like

Currently Senior Maverick at <i>Wired</i> magazine, <b>Kevin Kelly</b> helped launch the magazine and was its executive editor for its first seven years. He has …

Artificial Intelligence

4-star general warns: Trump behavior ‘more alarming and illogical’

The Last Word<p>4-star general warns: Trump behavior ‘more alarming and illogical’<p>08:42<p>How much legal jeopardy could Donald Trump Jr. be …

Donald Trump