Aaron Dorsey

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Report: Amazon Blocked Walmart’s Shopping Bots From Getting Pricing Data

In the crowded arena of online shopping, speed is of the essence if you want to keep up with your competitors’ prices: If you aren’t quick enough, …

Guy Finds StarCraft Source Code And Returns It To Blizzard, Gets Free Trip To BlizzCon

Last month, Reddit user Khemist49 made a truly unlikely find: a gold master source code disc of the original <i>StarCraft</i>. From 1998. At first, he didn’t …

iOS 10 bug lets you freeze any iPhone with 3 taps

A newly discovered bug in iOS 10 is wreaking havoc on iPhone owners by making Control Center more unstable than ever.<p>With just three taps, the bug allows anyone to crash an iPhone in seconds. Once the trick is executed, the only way to unfreeze an affected iPhone is with a hard reboot.<p>Here’s how to …

iOS

Diabetes is even deadlier than we thought, study suggests

Nearly four times as many Americans may die of diabetes as indicated on death certificates, a rate that would bump the disease up from the seventh-leading cause of death to No. 3, according to estimates in a recent study.<p>Researchers and advocates say that more-precise figures are important as they …

Diabetes

This Anime Malware Forces You to Play a Game

Even the creator can't beat it.<p>An undergraduate student based in Korea has developed anime malware that demands the infected play a game to regain …

Anime

Volkswagen ID Buzz concept continues new-age nostalgia tour in Geneva

Is this article just an excuse to gawk at more pictures of Volkswagen's cool concept? Mayyyyyyyyybe.<p>There's going to be a whole lot of new sheet metal at the Geneva Motor Show, but there's something to be said about cozying up to something nice and familiar. Our not-so-old friend, the VW ID Buzz …

Volkswagen

11 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

Today is the day the next-generation Nintendo Switch is finally released, and we already told you everything you need to know to find a Nintendo …

Apps

Wait to cut umbilical cord, experts urge

http://ht.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/health/2011/09/12/hm-newborn-screenings.cnn_12130039_768x432_1300k.mp4<p><b>(CNN) —</b> For decades, experts have argued over when to clamp and cut a newborn's umbilical cord after birth.<p>Now, more health organizations are beginning to recommend delayed cord clamping. The …

Pregnancy

We bet you didn't know these 10 facts about Hello Kitty

Outside of Mickey Mouse, there’s arguably no fictional character as famous as Hello Kitty. Over the last four decades, the character, created by …

The next iPhone may cost more than $1,000

Upgrading to Apple’s next iPhone won’t come cheap.<p>The price of the top-of-the-line iPhone is set to increase to more than $1,000, according to a new report that claims the device will pack an OLED display that stretches across the entire front of the phone.<p>Switching to an OLED display will likely …

Mobile Technology

Hackers took more than 10,000 dark web sites offline

Around 20 per cent of all websites on the dark web were taken offline in a hack, with those responsible publishing details of the website …

Customers

Brutally honest ad for a 2002 Oldsmobile brings the internet infinite joy

You know it's a dark day in America when a used car salesman is more capable of telling the truth than the president.<p>A Facebook ad for a 2002 …

Google’s Super Bowl ad accidentally set off a lot of Google Homes

Early during tonight’s game, Google’s ad for the Google Home aired on millions of TVs. We’ve actually seen the ad before: loving families at home meeting, hugging, and being welcomed by the Google Assistant. Someone says “OK Google,” and those familiar, colorful lights pop up.<p>But then my Google …

After considering reversal, Trump says he will keep federal LGBTQ protections intact

That said, the administration could still add provisions that hinder the rule to bar discrimination.<p><i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Calling Peter Thiel.<p>Well, maybe not, as it turns out, since the influence of the Silicon Valley investor — a “proud” gay man — on the Trump administration seems almost nil …

Anonymous publishes what appear to be Sean Spicer's Twitter passwords [Updated]

Anonymous just shared two tweets from White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer that appear to belong to his Twitter account. The collective doesn’t appear to have been involved in the security breach, if there was one — but it did publish two screencaps snagged by someone in the seconds they were …

Donald Trump

Must watch: After this dog gave birth, she gently delivered all her puppies to her foster mom

You know how the world sometimes feels like it’s ending? Yeah, because SAME. Fear not, though — because good things exist and love is real, ya’ll! …

Study Finds Video Games Are Better At Relieving Stress Than Sex

Get playing.<p>Unwinding is all a matter of personal preference, whether you like to watch Netflix or something a little more X-rated. But a study from University College London suggests there's a more exact science to the effectiveness activities we use to relax.<p>Of the 251 men surveyed, a third of …

University College London

McLaren and BMW had a baby together

Once upon a time, BMW and McLaren actually worked on cars together, like one of the most iconic race car of all time: The BMW-powered McLaren F1 GTR. …

You can buy a handgun that looks like an iPhone, and cops are worried

It might look like a bulky old-generation square iPhone to most people, police included, but the device in the image above is a weapon. One that …

Guns

Boy pulls gun on classmate and demands Chicken McNugget, NYPD says

A 12-year-old New York City boy is accused of pulling a gun on a classmate and demanding that she give him her chicken nugget.<p>NYPD say the boy first approached the girl inside a McDonald's in Harlem on Tuesday and asked her for one of her Chicken McNuggets. When the girl refused, police say the boy …

McDonald's

Ambushed Arizona Trooper Saved by Armed Passing Motorist Who Shot Attacker Dead

An armed passing motorist was credited with saving the life of an Arizona state trooper by shooting and killing a gunman who ambushed the trooper in the middle of a lonely interstate highway before dawn Thursday.<p>"I would just say at this point, thank you, because I don't know that my trooper would …

Law Enforcement

US woman killed by superbug resistant to every available antibiotic

A woman in Nevada has been killed by a superbug that proved resistant to every antibiotic available in the US, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has said.<p>The woman’s condition was deemed incurable, and 26 different antibiotics were tested in vain before she died in September.<p>She …

Public Health

Oculus founder headed to court over allegations of stolen tech and bogus origin story

After purchasing Oculus just over two years ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is just beginning to reap the benefit. Oculus finds itself in the fortunate position of being an industry leader in a market that’s just beginning its ascent. It’s also about to appear in court over allegations of stolen …

Virtual Reality

Your dog pays more attention when you talk in that silly-billy, ickle-pickle voice

The weird, slow, oft high-pitched voice people put on when talking to their beloved pooches isn’t totally pointless, according to new research.<p>The …

Puppies

How Amazon innovates in ways that Google and Apple can't

The Echo, Amazon’s voice-controlled speaker, was a big hit this holiday season. Amazon is keeping specific sales figures under wraps, but the company says it sold nine times as many Echo devices during the holidays as it did a year earlier.<p>It’s the latest example of Amazon pioneering a new product …

A flight was late because someone named their Wi-Fi hotspot ‘Galaxy Note 7’

Airlines aren’t taking the ban against Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 lightly. A clever but highly irresponsible troll by a passenger aboard a Virgin America flight out of San Francisco nearly resulted in the plane being grounded and searched for the recalled smartphone. According to BBC News, someone …

New Google Chrome Extension Replaces All Images Of Donald Trump With Kittens

Are you kitten me right meow?! There’s a new Google Chrome extension that’s trying to “Make America Kittens Again” – and it’s amazing!<p>If you read the …

John Glenn wrote Jeff Bezos a letter that he received the day the astronaut died

The night pioneering astronaut John Glenn died, Jeff Bezos received a message from him.<p>Smithsonian Magazine was honoring Bezos, founder of aerospace company Blue Origin, at the American Ingenuity Awardson December 8.<p>Glenn was supposed to attend, but because of his declining health in the last month …

John Glenn