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The tech takeover: The pros and cons of innovative advancements

The lines between the virtual and real world are blurring due to innovative technology. The tech-inspired dystopian drama Black Mirror often presents …

Artificial Intelligence

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Cantaloupe melons (Cucumis melo) are members of the cucurbit family. They require high temperatures exceeding 75 degrees Fahrenheit during the growing season. Cantaloupes, also called muskmelons, take 35 to 45 days to ripen after the flower has been pollinated. Higher temperatures mean a shorter …

Gardening

Seems like it's a long way from home | The Brothers Brick

The Brothers Brick Privacy Policy provides details on the types of personal information (or user data) we collect, how we process and store that …

Lego

Developers petitioning for Apple to allow free trials for all apps

A growing coalition of iOS app developers are petitioning Apple to allow free trials for all App Store apps before July 2019. Currently, free trials …

Apps

Battlefront Posts UK Open Day Info, Previews Exclusive Mini

Battlefront’s UK Open Day is coming up next month. It’s a chance to go out and hang out with the game designers, ask them questions, learn all about …

Board Games

Man charged after California blast held without bail

A Southern California man who was arrested on an explosives charge after a blast killed his former girlfriend last week at her day spa was ordered …

Hobbies

Mahle focuses attention on U.S. aftermarket

Mahle targets U.S. aftermarket<p><b>Stephanie Hernandez McGavin</b> <b><br>Automotive News Europe</b><p>The German powertrain supplier Mahle is putting more emphasis on …

Selling

Climate change and special collections

Sophie Yeo writes: “Centuries of <b>written history</b> are at risk of being <b>damaged by climate change.</b> Yet archivists, the stewards of this history, have …

Hobbies

Just Listed In Peabody: Farmhouse-Style Cape For $469,900

This house has more than 1,600 square feet and three bedrooms on a half-acre corner lot in West Peabody.<p>PEABODY, MA -- This farmhouse-style Cape …

Bedrooms

The potential of interactive fiction

Wrongly assumed to be a "hobbyist niche", interactive fiction games have proven to captivate players through strong writing and design unique to the …

Game Development

Top 3 Tips for Improving Your Hand Lettering

Kiley in Kentucky is sharing the three tips she wishes she had received when she began hand-lettering! These are 3 simple ideas that can change your …

Crafting

Top 3 Tips for Improving Your Hand Lettering | Scrapbooking Adviser

Kiley in Kentucky is sharing the three tips she wishes she had received when she began hand-lettering! These are 3 simple ideas that can change your …

Scrapbooking

Recommended Reading: The fate of Facebook's free internet project

<b>What happened to Facebook's grand plan to wire the world?</b><br>Jessi Hempel,<br>Wired<p>For years, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg touted the company's Internet.org initiative that sought to bring connectivity to everyone in the world. It was presented an ambitious humanitarian effort, but things didn't go …

Gaming

How to Make a Drone Out of Pizza

Pies in the skies<p>Some people (nerds, the CIA) love drones. Others despise and fear them. But pretty much everyone loves pizza. While there’s been …

Drones

'Deadpool 2': Peter Skydiving Scene Released Online

Deadpool 2 trailers have introduced audiences to many new characters, but perhaps none has captured their heart like Peter. The nondescript, regular …

Comics

FBI Arrests 'Rocket-Builder' Former Boyfriend Of Woman Killed In California Explosion

FBI officials say they expect to charge a 59-year-old California man with "possession of an unregistered destructive device" following an investigation into an explosion on Tuesday that killed a California spa owner.<p>Officials were quick to add that Stephen Beal of Long Beach, is not being charged …

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Stellina – the iOS/Android-connected smart telescope – is now available for purchase

The Stellina Smart Telescope from Vaonis was first introduced back at CES as a unique way to capture the sky and share it with friends. In the meantime, details were somewhat unclear on when and how this modern-day astronomy accessory would be available for purchase. Fast forward to today, and now …

Android News

Racing Drones Combatting Flaming Kites Along The Gaza-Israel Border

Israeli UAVs Also Dropping Tear Gas On Protesters During the protests that erupted along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip this week, …

Drones

Why Is A Government Drone Flying Over A Sacramento Neighborhood?

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Neighbors say they’re furious over a drone that’s flying over the neighborhood, and we’ve found out it’s tied to a government …

Drones

Pilot This Drone Made Out of Pizza Directly Into My Mouth

deDrones crafted a flyable, edible quadcopter from pizza crust.<p>When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s a... quadcopter.<p>YouTubers deDrones, who previously raced drones through abandoned ships and crafted ghost drones, embarked on a cheesy challenge with their latest video: Make a …

Drones

U.S. Department of Education Investigating Yale University For Alleged 'Anti-Male' Discrimination

The United States Department of Education said in a letter dated last month that it is opening a Title IX investigation into Yale University, over …

Conservative View

Could the asteroid flying by us tonight end human life? No, but it's still too big to ignore

An asteroid about the size of a New York City block is flying between the Earth (you may have heard of it) and the Moon (you may have seen it) at …

Asteroids

Announcing the Insider Dev Tour 2018!

Hello friends!<p>Yes, the rumor-mill was right (this time!). It’s time for the <b>Insider Dev Tour</b>.<p>Each year after Build, we run a world-wide event tour to …

Hobbies

Long overdue

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted on Reef Addicts (RA), mainly because my focus has been on Melev’s Reef. Still, RA is dear to my heart due to …

Reef Aquariums

Puerto Rico’s First Raspberry Pi Educator Workshop

Earlier this spring, an excited group of STEM educators came together to participate in the first ever Raspberry Pi and Arduino workshop in Puerto …

Raspberry Pi

Engineer’s interests spanned from sea to stars

With an eye to the sky and an ear to the ocean, Robert Bakin was an avid watcher of the Earth’s frontiers — the places ...

Pittsburgh

Two Wheels Café Brings Dedicated Gluten-Free Kitchen to Downtown

Downtown has a new quick-service breakfast and lunchtime destination that stands to be the first of its kind in the neighborhood.Open as of late …

Buffalo

Westborough Home Of The Week Is Tastefully Built, Charming

This awesome home is new to the market.<p>WESTBOROUGH, MA—This home is new to the market.<p>Address: 23 Haskell St, Westborough, Massachusetts<br>• Price: …

Hobbies

Fort Myers to Use Drones for More Efficient Larvae and Mosquito Detection

Forty Myers has a problem it wants to solve aerially. The Lee County Mosquito Control District aims to mitigate population growth via drone.<p>Andia/UIG …

Mosquitoes

Music Minus One house bag

Contributed by Iván Moreno<i><br>Source: http://typophonic.com Shawn Hazen. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>A generic/all-purpose record sleeve (AKA house …

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