Donald Trump: Maybe Humans Did the Climate Change After All

Donald Trump: Maybe Humans Did the Climate Change After All In a meeting with editors and reporters at the New York Times today, Donald Trump finally admitted that, well, okay, maybe—maybe!—human activity might have something to do with our ever-warming planet. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Donald Trump: Maybe Humans Did the Climate Change After […]

You'll Never Remember To Floss, But You Might Just Use This Discounted Waterpik

You'll Never Remember To Floss, But You Might Just Use This Discounted Waterpik Waterpik is an easier (and they would argue more effective) way to “floss” between your teeth, and Amazon is once again taking $7 off the Aquarius model, bringing it down to an all-time low $53. Just remember to clip the coupon, and […]

The biggest 'Minecraft' console update of 2016 lands in December

The biggest 'Minecraft' console update of 2016 lands in December The final Minecraft: Console Edition update of the year is also its largest. The Holiday Update will land in late December, bringing the Elytra (wings that allow players to glide), Amplified Terrain, End Cities, the Dragon's Breath potion ingredient… Source: Engadget Link: The biggest 'Minecraft' […]

Confederate Time Capsule Opened, Is Filled With Soggy Garbage

Confederate Time Capsule Opened, Is Filled With Soggy Garbage In 1895, the people of Louisville buried a time capsule with some rare Confederate artifacts. It included everything from a cigar smoked by the Confederate President Jefferson Davis to some Confederate currency. This week, the capsule was opened to reveal that it’s now just a bunch […]

Astronomers have found the roundest object in the universe

Astronomers have found the roundest object in the universe The sun may look round from our viewing angle but it — like most stars — aren't as spherical as they seem. It's actually 10 kilometers wider at its equator than it is at its poles. This is due to stars' rate of spin and variances […]

This Microbe Could Be the Planet’s Most Prolific Predator

This Microbe Could Be the Planet’s Most Prolific Predator This microscopic diplonemid doesn’t look like much, but it’s one of the most abundant single-celled hunters in the ocean. Researchers from the University of British Columbia have become the first to identify and photograph this surprisingly elusive—but ecologically important—sea creature. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: This […]

Influential horror series 'Amnesia' now available on PS4

Influential horror series 'Amnesia' now available on PS4 It turns out horror games are like buses — you spend ages waiting for one to arrive and then three show up at once. After years of PC exclusivity, the Amnesia Collection finally allows PlayStation gamers to see what all the fuss is about. Costing $2… Source: […]

Emails: CIA Official Reviewed Parts of Times Reporter’s Book Before Publication

Emails: CIA Official Reviewed Parts of Times Reporter’s Book Before Publication New York Times reporter David Sanger worked extensively with former deputy CIA director Michael Morell during the reporting of his book Confront and Conceal: Obama’s Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power—even arranging to provide Morell with access to an entire unpublished chapter […]

Rockefellers give Exxon Mobil lashing over the environment

Rockefellers give Exxon Mobil lashing over the environment Earlier this year, the Rockefeller Brothers foundation divested its holding in Exxon Mobil, the company created* by John D. Rockefeller. Now, the descendants of the world's richest oil baron are launching a public broadside against the company that m… Source: Engadget Link: Rockefellers give Exxon Mobil lashing […]

Apple's diversity numbers haven't moved much in a year

Apple's diversity numbers haven't moved much in a year It's been a year where tech companies have been pledging their fealty to the concept of diversity, but backed that up with very little action. Recode has unearthed a document that Apple sent to America's Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that m… Source: Engadget Link: Apple's diversity […]

BeatsX Release Rumors Point to December Launch Date

BeatsX Release Rumors Point to December Launch Date Similar to the current confusion regarding the release date of Apple’s AirPods, a couple of differing launch days for the new wireless BeatsX earphones have begun sprouting up online, leading to uncertainty over when exactly Apple will begin selling the new Beats-branded earphones. In line with some […]

Apple Opening Third Store in Paris at Marché Saint-Germain on December 3

Apple Opening Third Store in Paris at Marché Saint-Germain on December 3 Apple has announced it is opening a third retail store in Paris, France at Marché Saint-Germain on Saturday, December 3 at 10:00 a.m. local time. Marché Saint-Germain render based on renewal plans Apple will be one of several new stores opening this month […]

Creator of 'GBA4iOS' Teases New SNES, Game Boy, and Nintendo 64 iOS Emulator 'Delta'

Creator of 'GBA4iOS' Teases New SNES, Game Boy, and Nintendo 64 iOS Emulator 'Delta' Developer Riley Testut has begun teasing the launch of a new emulator, called “Delta,” coming this December in beta form, presumably for iOS devices. On Delta’s teaser site, hazy images of controllers for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System and Nintendo 64 […]

iFixit Launches New $20 Essential Electronics Toolkit for iPhone Repairs

iFixit Launches New Essential Electronics Toolkit for iPhone Repairs iFixit today announced the release of its redesigned Essential Electronics Toolkit, a magnetized case equipped with a variety of tools and screwdriver bits for repairing iPhones and other electronics at home. Many of the tools are featured in iFixit’s iPhone repair guides, including the iFixit Opening […]

Apple Exploring Possibility of Foldable iPhone With Flexible Display

Apple Exploring Possibility of Foldable iPhone With Flexible Display The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published an Apple patent on Tuesday that shows the company has been researching a foldable iPhone design that uses a flexible OLED display. First spotted by AppleInsider, a patent titled “Flexible display devices” describes an iPhone design that folds in […]

Touch Bar MacBook Pro Orders Begin Shipping to European Customers

Touch Bar MacBook Pro Orders Begin Shipping to European Customers The first wave of European shipments of MacBook Pros with Touch Bars appear to be out for delivery, after several Apple customers across the pond and beyond saw their orders enter the “Preparing for Dispatch” stage over the last 48 hours. Many MacRumors readers in […]

Malicious Video Link Causes iOS Devices to Freeze, Requiring a Hard Reset

Malicious Video Link Causes iOS Devices to Freeze, Requiring a Hard Reset A malicious video link that when played in Safari causes iOS devices to crash has been discovered this morning. Playing the MP4 video in question through Safari appears to have no effect at first, but gradually the operating system slows down before it […]