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How to force install final iOS 10.3 for beta participants

Apple on Monday released the official build of iOS 10.3. The new OS adds Find My AirPods ($159 at Abt Electronics), improved CarPlay, and new tools for developers to request app reviews with.<p>Unlike previous beta programs, the final beta of the 10.3 program is not the same build that was released to …

iOS

This Object Has Been Sprayed With The World's Blackest Material, And It's Freaking Us Out

Seriously, that's not Photoshopped.<p>Well, we've finally cracked it. Scientists have finally figured out how to paint a portal to another dimension, as …

Chemistry

10 of the Most Incredible Food Halls + Markets Across America

Venture out of your apartment on any sunny Sunday morning in a big city, and you’ll undoubtedly stumble across a food hall. In a food hall (or market, as it may be called in your town), you can eat global recipes from all over the world, sink your teeth into artisan breads and pastries, nom on …

Australian archaeological startup raises $679,000 to rebuild ancient sites in VR

Archaeology isn’t an easy job, but it becomes easier in virtual reality, where you can walk around ancient buildings as if they were still there.<p>Lithodomos VR, an Australian virtual reality archaeological startup, knows this and has raised $900,000 in Australian dollars ($679,000 U.S.) in a seed …

Yes, The Trump Executive Order On Immigration Is Legal

This weekend saw the institutional Left go into another frenzy over President Donald J. Trump’s executive order on immigration, specifically the …

Immigration

Roy Langbord on the legal battle over 10 1933 Saint-Gaudens double eagles

The 2003 discovery in a Pennsylvania bank safe-deposit box of 10 1933 Saint-Gaudens $20 gold double eagles once owned by Philadelphia jeweler Israel …

Media Matters Says It Is Secretly Working with Facebook to Fight ‘Fake News’

Left-wing advocacy group Media Matters for America has been quietly working with social media giant Facebook to combat what the group describes as …

Digital Conservative

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GoPro finally shows off its foldable Karma drone, and it's super sleek

SQUAW VALLEY, CA — After over a year of teases, GoPro has finally unveiled its Karma drone, which works with its new Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session …

Drones

Byword text editor for Mac now works with macOS Sierra’s new tabs feature

macOS Sierra (which I almost forgot comes out tomorrow!) includes a new feature for developers to use tabs in any windowed app. You probably already use tabs in your web browser and Finder gained tabs in a recent OS X update, and macOS Sierra makes using tabs in other built-in apps like Text Editor …

500px's new iOS camera app lets you earn money for your photos right from your phone

Since it launched in 2009, 500px has steadily grown its global photography community to 8 million members. In addition to hosting shutterbugs’ portfolios, it also allows them to license photos to clients for commercial use and profit from their work.<p>It’s now launched RAW, a free iOS app that lets …

iFixit iPhone 7 teardown reveals exactly what replaced the headphone jack, Intel inside, & much more

As it does every year, device repair site iFixit is putting all of Apple’s new devices through the teardown process. This year, the site is tearing down the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and Apple Watch 2. As usual, Apple leaves some details regarding the internals of its new devices a secret, but …

Forget the iPhone 7, the iPhone 8 rumors have already arrived

On Friday, the world reached peak Apple excitement when the new iPhone 7 devices became available in stores. Now that is done, people have already …

This YouTube star makes $1,800 a month reviewing fast food

Sitting in his parent's living room in suburban New York, Youtube food reviewer "ReportOFTheWeek" skeptically eyes his newest subject: Burger King's Cheetos Chicken Fries.<p>"'Dangerously Cheesy?' No. 'Very cheesy?' No. 'Mildly cheesy?' Yes ... I would like to see more emphasis on the cheesiness and …

Where the Old West comes back to life

You can still saddle up and ride a wagon train west, thanks to a handful of community groups in the US keeping the pioneer experience alive.<p>I’d burnt the bacon. Black smoke billowed into the faces of the dozen hungry pioneers lined up in front of the chuck wagon waiting for breakfast. With five …

This exceptionally rare car just made history at the Pebble Beach auctions

The very first Shelby Cobra just broke the record for the most expensive American car sold at auction at Pebble Beach Friday.<p>Pebble Beach is a five-day vintage car show in Monterey, California, that kicked off Wednesday, with bidding beginning this weekend. The five different auctions occurring are …

Big Data

Big data will almost certainly impact many careers and fields in the future. Human resources, marketing, scientific and medical research, psychological research, product development, customer service, finance, and manufacturing are all fields beyond IT that will be affected by big data.

Disney patent wants to stealthily track park visitors by their shoes

A new patent awarded to Disney may have the theme park changing its tagline from “The happiest place on earth” to “The creepiest place on earth.”<p>In its efforts to expedite lines, customize the Disney experience, and make your overall visit more enjoyable, Disney’s new patent details plans to track …

10 places every entrepreneur should visit at least once

Gaining perspective through travel can be really valuable for entrepreneurs.<p>Kunal Desai, CEO of online investing and trading education site Bulls on Wall Street, spends roughly half of the year traveling, and has found that some destinations can be a great source of inspiration for one's own …

The ultimate holiday reading guide: 178 books to make you a wiser traveller

What should you be reading this summer? Here are a few of our suggestions, listed under some of the destinations most popular with British travellers. The rough criteria were that the books mentioned should be evocative of place, or illuminating of culture or have caused a bit of a stir locally or …

How This 66-Year-Old Florida Man Opened A Successful Restaurant In The Caribbean

By Ann Kuffner, InternationalLiving.com<p>Before moving to Belize, 66-year-old Steve Gustat, from Tampa, Florida, hadn't even considered opening a restaurant.<p>Coastline of Corozal, Belize<p>"I had no experience in the restaurant business," he says of his decision to open the Blue Iguana, the popular …

Priceline Founder Wants To Show Business Travelers The Upside Of Monetizing Their Down Time

How much is your spare time worth when you’re traveling?<p>No, not the time you spend having fun with associates or clients at night, or taking in a movie, a ball game, or doing just about anything to avoid sitting alone in a hotel room; your real “spare” time. We’re talking about those extra 10 to 20 …

Here is a Handy List of Hillary's Trillion Dollar Tax Increases

It's the final day of the DNC convention in Philadelphia and Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton is set to take the stage tonight as she tries to …

Government

20 of America's most beautiful hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — With so many iconic cities and diverse landscapes, beautiful hotels in the USA can seem like a dime a dozen. But some are, quite simply, more beautiful than others and truly worthy of note.<p>From rustic alpine lodges in the Rocky Mountains to sleek beachfront resorts in Miami, we've …

San Antonio

iPhone 7 with a huge ugly camera bump looking very likely

The iPhone 6 and 6S's most hated feature (aside from starting with 16GB of internal storage and the ugly antenna lines) is the protruding camera lens …

The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding ("TNG")

Build your own genealogy website quickly and easily — with TNG!<p><b>"This program is a winner!"</b> — Dick Eastman, <i>Eastman's Online Genealogy</b> …

Delta CEO Admits To $4 Billion Lost In Hedging Fuel Costs

Delta Airlines’ new CEO Ed Bastian admits glibly “We’ve lost over the last eight years about $4 billion cumulatively on oil hedges” in a recent Bloomberg interview. When asked if he would consider hedging, or locking in oil prices in the future, he states “I don’t get paid to make those kinds of …

JetBlue Flight Information

These are the 10 safest low-cost airlines in the world

Aer Lingus — Ireland's national carrier — operates a hybrid low-cost model that offers some of full service luxuries on its long-haul routes. The …

15 Jaw-Dropping US Libraries All Bookworms Should Visit This Summer

Whether it’s the intoxicating smell of old books or the millions of stories just waiting to be discovered, take a bookworm to a library and you’ll likely be stuck there for a <i>long</i> time. With thousands and thousands of books to discover — from Pulitzer Prize winners to cheeky little books that …