Sherry Rose

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Google rumored to launch a new Pixelbook alongside Pixel 3 this fall w/ thinner bezels

Last year’s Pixel launch delivered a lot of new products, and the Pixelbook was one of the most interesting. Today, we’re getting word that a second-generation is incoming for this fall.<p>According to well-known leaker Evan Blass, Google is preparing to launch the second generation of its Chrome OS …

Mobile Technology

Judge, calm in court, takes hard line on splitting families

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw appeared conflicted in early May on whether to stop families from being separated at the border. He challenged the Trump administration to explain how families were getting a fair hearing guaranteed by the Constitution, but also expressed reluctance …

San Diego

The U.S. Has Accepted Only 11 Syrian Refugees This Year

<b>Updated at 5:38 p.m. on Monday</b><p>The Trump administration retaliated Saturday against Syria's suspected chemical weapons attack, launching missiles with France and the U.K. targeting Syrian regime facilities.<p>"This is about humanity, and it cannot be allowed to happen," President Trump said earlier …

Trump Administration

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Long Branch Trail through Innovation Quarter mimics New York’s High Line

<i>The Long Branch Trail, which opened last month in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, follows the path of a discontinued rail line.</i>The RJ Reynolds …

Four Palestinian militants dead in Gaza blast

GAZA (Reuters) - The Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant group said four of its members were killed in an apparent accidental blast in the Gaza Strip on Saturday.<p>A Palestinian man looks at the scene of an explosion in the southern Gaza Strip, April 14, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa<p>The group …

Israel

Parkland Gunman Says He Wants Inheritance To Go To Victims' Fund

Facing a potential death penalty over a school shooting in Parkland, Fla., and standing to receive $25,000 from his mother's life insurance policy — and possibly much more than that from her estate — Nikolas Cruz wants the money to go to a group named by the victims, his attorneys say.<p>That news …

This cryptocurrency startup with a 12-year-old CEO is trying to solve a common frustration among gamers

George Weiksner was 11 years old when he sat down to discuss dividing up the equity of his new startup with his co-founder, who also happened to be his father. George initially asked for an 80% stake in their cryptocurrency-based gaming platform Pocketful of Quarters, a proposal his father, …

Blockchain

Thirty-two U.S. embassy workers in Cambodia fired over alleged sharing of pornography

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The United States embassy in Cambodia has fired 32 people after they were allegedly caught sharing pornographic material in a non-official chat group, several sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.<p>People walk along a street near the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh, …

U.S. State Department

Here’s what the new Gmail looks like

Yesterday, Google pressed the Send button too quickly and informed G Suite customers that a new Gmail was coming soon. TechCrunch obtained a few screenshots of the new interface from a tipster called Chaim. I confirmed the authenticity of those screenshots with another person who saw the new …

Apps

Box that unlocks iPhones is the hottest new gadget for police

Law enforcement agencies — despite protests from privacy advocates — have long lobbied to get access to your smartphone.<p>Now a mysterious U.S. startup …

Secret Service

YouTube’s clickbait problem reaches new heights

One creator faces backlash over salacious Fortnite video<p>YouTube is suffering from a clickbait epidemic — and has been for years. A recent video, however, caught the attention of almost every major creator and the community-at-large, reigniting conversation about the growing problem.<p>The video was by …

How Often Do People Use Guns In Self-Defense?

The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.<p>It's a common refrain touted by gun rights advocates, who argue that using guns in self-defense can help save lives. But what is the actual number of defensive gun uses?<p>According to the Pew Research Center, 48 percent of gun owners …

Self Defense

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Abandoned Buildings

HP takes on the iPad Pro with its way cheaper Chromebook x2 convertible

If you’re in the market for a large tablet, you couldn’t do much better than Apple’s excellent – if ridiculously expensive – 12.9-inch iPad Pro. But now, HP has a new contender in the game, in the form of its $599 Chromebook x2.<p>The 12.3-inch convertible device is the second Chrome OS-powered tablet …

IPad Pro

Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

Washington University in St. Louis

Green-haired turtle that breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

It sports a green mohican, fleshy finger-like growths under its chin and can breathe through its genitals.<p>The Mary river turtle is one of the most striking creatures on the planet, and it is also one of the most endangered.<p>The 40cm long turtle, which is only found on the Mary river in Queensland, …

Zoology

This Female Founder Aims To Narrow Gender Pay Gap By Sharing Salary Data

Lauren McGoodwin developed the concept of Career Contessa as part of a master’s thesis on millennial women and career resources. However, after being passed up for a promotion in favor of a male colleague who was less qualified, she decided to launch the career development platform as a business — …

What you missed this week in Washington

After the FBI raided his personal lawyer's office, President Trump made very clear he wants to end the Russia investigation by firing special counsel Robert S. Mueller III. Fired FBI director James B. Comey reveals in his new book that he thinks Trump's an unethical president. And House Speaker …

Donald Trump

Clever Multipurpose Furniture That's Perfect For Small Spaces

Multifunctional furniture for bedrooms, living rooms, storage and more.<p>Figuring out how to configure your small space can be a bit like building a puzzle. You know <i>what</i> pieces you need, but you’re not sure where they should go. A small space forces you to rethink the functionality of your bathroom, …

Furniture

13 places with the bluest water in the world

Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week — who are we to limit you) staring off into a tranquil blue sea.<p>To help you find your inner peace, and catch a few waves and rays while you're at it, we've put together a list of some of the bluest waters in …

National Parks

Sexual harassment – Where do we stand on legal protection for women?

The #MeToo movement is transforming the way we perceive, and hopefully, deal with sexual harassment.<p>For too long women have suffered from this type …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Time Management

Regional tensions soar in Syria as Trump threatens to strike and Iranians die in an attack

By Liz Sly<p>, Bureau chief<p>Erin Cunningham<p>, Middle East reporter<p>BEIRUT — The prospect of a U.S. strike on Syria in retaliation for an alleged chemical attack, coupled with a missile raid apparently carried out by Israel that killed Iranian military personnel, has underscored the risk that the conflict …

Middle East

Japanese arrested for reportedly caging son for 20 years

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police said Monday they have arrested a 73-year-old man who reportedly kept his disabled son locked in a small wooden cage for …

A well-fed workforce is a happy workforce — City Pantry raises £4M for its catering marketplace

City Pantry, the office catering marketplace to make it easy to order in food for staff, company events and meetings, has restocked its funding.<p>The London-based startup has raised a new £4 million round led by Octopus Investments with participation from existing investors and Newable Private …

A Global Arms Race for Killer Robots Is Transforming the Battlefield

Over the weekend, experts on military artificial intelligence from more than 80 world governments converged on the U.N. offices in Geneva for the …

YouTube accused of illegally harvesting data about children on its site

More than 20 privacy groups have filed a complaint alleging Google has violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act<p>YouTube has allegedly …