Justin Dwyer

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Virgin Hyperloop One wants to cut 4-day cargo truck journeys to 16 hours

Virgin Hyperloop One and trade logistics company DP World have created a new cargo brand "built for an on-demand world."<p>And here we thought Amazon Prime had fast shipping.<p>Virgin Hyperloop One wants to get your packages to you even quicker. Richard Branson's futuristic transport company has …

High-speed Rail

Judge Says Trump and Cohen Can’t Yet Review Materials Seized by FBI

A federal judge in Manhattan indicated on Monday that she was not prepared to grant President Trump exclusive first access to documents seized in F.B.I. raids on the office of his personal lawyer, and said that she was considering appointing an independent lawyer to assist in reviewing the seized …

Donald Trump

Google Increased New Employee Productivity by 25 Percent With 1 Email. Here's What You Need to Know

Yet another example of when 'back to the basics' is great advice.<p>Onboarding, a term used to describe the period between job offer acceptance and assimilation (anywhere from 30 days to a year depending on the organization), is a critical time for new employees. Not only do they have to tackle a …

Uber avoids legal battle with family of autonomous vehicle victim

TEMPE, Ariz. (Reuters) - The family of a woman killed by an Uber Technologies Inc self-driving vehicle in Arizona has reached a settlement with the ride services company, ending a potential legal battle over the first fatality caused by an autonomous vehicle.<p>Cristina Perez Hesano, an attorney with …

Autonomous Vehicle

A man in the UK has contracted the first case of untreatable 'super-gonorrhoea' after an encounter with a woman in south-east Asia

The first case of untreatable super-gonorrhoea has been reported in the UK.<p>A man contracted the sexually transmitted disease, believed to be the first case in the world to resist antibiotic treatment, after "sexual contact" with a woman in Southeast Asia.<p>The man's case was described in a report …

Public Health

Waymo executive claims his driverless technology would have seen the pedestrian killed by an Uber car

Waymo Chief Executive Officer John Krafcik said his company's self-driving software would likely have avoided the pedestrian death in which an Uber autonomous car was involved.<p>"We have a lot of confidence that our technology would be robust and would be able to handle situations like that one," …

The truth behind the mysterious holes in Hong Kong's high-rises

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Repulse Bay is a luxury apartment complex in Hong Kong that is famous locally for the curious hole cut into the body of its undulating façade.<p>It is not alone. Along the coast of Hong Kong Island, you can find multiple properties with gaps in their midst. There's the Larvotto residence …

Hong Kong

A Man Who Studied Rich People for 5 Years Found That They Avoid One Type of Person

Who you hang out with can effect your net worth.<p>Who you hang out with matters more than you may think.<p>After researching the daily habits of wealthy …

Self-improvement

The NRA's worst nightmare is here

http://ht.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2018/02/22/emma-gonzalez-nra-dana-loesch-gun-laws-town-hall-sot.cnn_1941370_768x432_1300k.mp4<p><b>(CNN) —</b> It feels like the early days of the #MeToo movement, which caused a cultural shift regarding sexual misconduct -- but this time, the problem at hand is gun …

Guns

We've tried a bunch of headphones — these are our 9 favorites

This list doesn't consider any particular kind of listeners, but we've kept everything under the $350 mark. If you're willing to pay over that amount, you're probably an audiophile who wants specific types of headphones. That said, some of the headphones on this list offer incredible …

Superior Emotional Intelligence Comes From This 1 Practice (That Nobody Wants to Do) | Inc.com

No matter which successful person I have the honor of learning from, they all mention the same thing--emotional intelligence.<p>Everyone knows that emotional intelligence is important. Thought leaders like Gary Vaynerchuk and Tim Ferris both acknowledge the importance of being self-aware, but few …

Emotional Intelligence

Fireball lights up skies over Japan

Weather cameras and mobile phones captured the moment when a fireball lit up the night skies across Japan.<p>Witnesses report seeing a soundless bright light falling, like a shooting star, illuminating the sky for a few seconds with a greenish glow.<p>An Associate Professor at the National Astronomical …

Eight things smart people never reveal about themselves at work

At work, sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like relationship builders in the moment can …

The best Google Assistant commands: What is Google Assistant and what devices can I get it on?

We've rounded up the best Google Assistant commands, allowing you to make the most of your Google Assistant app and devices<p>Like Apple’s Siri, …

Google Assistant

Google Just Revealed Its 5 HR Secrets for Identifying and Developing Great Managers | Inc.com

In a recent podcast at Google's Re:work, Sarah Calderon, a manager at Google who oversees Google's Manager Development curriculum, revealed some nifty secrets about how they train and develop great managers.<p>She shares five lessons that will give your organization an edge in management training and …

Employee Engagement

Apple admits faults of iPhone X Super Retina display: OLED

Got an iPhone X? Congratulations! Enjoying that Super Retina “notched” display on the iPhone X? Good. Enjoy it for a while.<p>Like viewers of other OLED …

OLEDs

How Microsoft is turning Android into the mobile OS for Windows users

The fact that Microsoft didn't play nice with its major competitors has been in the rear-view mirror for years. With Microsoft apps filling the …

Google Pixel 2 “black smearing,” “clicking,” and speaker volume issues reported

Another day, another round of Pixel 2 problems. Google’s latest handsets were released last week and, seeing that they’re the major flagships from the Android maker itself, they’ve since been under the microscope. To briefly bring you up to speed, some tech critics found potential screen burn-in on …

Google Lens is rolling out to first-generation Pixel phones

Google is working on some impressive artificial intelligence tricks. And, many of them are finding their way to the public. We can already interact with the company's digital assistant on our phones and through Google Home. Now, Google Lens is arriving on the original Pixel and Pixel XL. As <i>Android</i> …

Some Pixel 2 phones are making strange noises

The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are Google's best-rated smartphones yet, but early quality-control and testing problems could ruin the sales party. On top of display color and burn-in issues that have prompted some to advise against buying the device for now, users are also reporting sound problems. …

11 reasons you should buy an iPhone 6S instead of the iPhone 8 or iPhone X

In the past, Apple has only offered the previous-generation iPhone after it announces a new model.<p>But if you compare the specs of the iPhone 8 or the iPhone X on Apple's website, you'll notice that the phones look pretty similar. You'll be telling yourself: "Yep, the iPhone 6S has this, and that, …

Mobile Technology

Trump blames her death on an immigrant. But why did her killer have a gun in the first place?

For more than two years, I have puzzled over the tragic death of Kathryn Steinle at the hands of an illegal immigrant named Jose Ines Garcia Zarate.<p>You may not remember Garcia Zarate's name, but you surely remember Steinle, a joyful and well-traveled 32-year-old California native who became the …

Immigration

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 ties iPhone 8 Plus in DxOMark camera ranking

On its release date, Apple’s iPhone 8 Plus took the the top spot in DxOMark’s rankings for best smartphone camera. Now, the results are in for Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus has to share its short-lived title.<p>Before diving into the details, it’s always good to remember that rating …

Mobile Photography

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8+: It's all in the details

The Galaxy S8+ is going strong five months after its release, with the phone breaking Samsung's sales records. The South Korean manufacturer …

Here’s What Men and Women Dream About Most Often

Daydreams are great because they inspire, entertain, and de-stress us. And if you begin to visualize your daydreams, there’s actually a better chance they’ll become reality. But if the best part about daydreams is our ability to consciously control them, then the strangest part about our <i>actual</i> …

Bubble Trouble

Why “ICO” is becoming a bad word—and what’s next<p>Everyone’s going gaga for Initial Coin Offerings. “What’s an <b>ICO</b>?” asks, then answers, <b>Bloomberg</b>. “The ICO Craze Explained,” explains <b>Recode</b>. “WTF is an ICO?” demands <b>TechCrunch</b>. And here’s “Everything you need to know about ICOs,” soothes <b>TNW</b>.<p>Techland’s …

Cryptocurrency

North Korean diplomat heads to Finland for US talks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A senior North Korean diplomat handling North American affairs was heading to Finland on Sunday for talks with the U.S. and South Korea.<p>Choe Kang Il's trip comes ahead of a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.<p>South Korea's …

Trump Condemns Susan Rice for Unmasking Campaign Officials

When asked about the former National Security Adviser’s recent admission, President Trump told reporters, “What she did was wrong…. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg.”

Donald Trump