Facebook Bias Against Conservatives
At a House Judiciary Committee hearing earlier today, U.S. Rep. Steve King of Iowa demanded an answer from Facebook Vice President for Global Policy Management Monika Bickert. Why, he wanted to know, is Gateway Pundit losing traffic? Gateway Pundit being a pro-Trump news site that's promoted far-right hoaxes and which announces prominently [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 4:32 - -
Finding a diamond on the ground would make anyone's day. Depending on its quality, you might be able to sell it for a nice little payday. Now imagine finding a quadrillion tons of diamonds, only you'll never be able to actually reach them. That's exactly what researchers from MIT have [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 4:02 - -
Tesla Model 3
Just about three months ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk issued one of his characteristically optimistic and bold promises. Specifically, Musk boasted that Tesla would be able to turn a quarterly profit before the end of the year. Musk's promise came in response to an article claiming that Tesla was bleeding [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 3:30 - -
Galaxy Note 9 Release Date
The head of Samsung's mobile division, DJ Koh, attended a special event in China earlier this week, where he talked about (among other things) fingerprint sensors for Samsung devices, including the Galaxy S10. What was even more notable about his appearance at the private event was the use of what appears [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 3:01 - -
Hawaii Kilauea eruption tour boat
Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has been erupting since May, but despite the awe-inspiring magnitude of the lava flows, injuries have been remarkably few thanks to the work of Hawaii's authorities. The biggest danger has been tourists trying to get too close for that ultimate selfie moment -- something that has [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 2:23 - -
No Man's Sky NEXT
The ongoing saga of No Man's Sky has been a fascinating one to follow since the game's launch in 2016. Pegged as the ultimate sandbox prior to release, the procedurally generated universe of the game failed to grab gamers (myself included), and the backlash was swift. In the months since, [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 1:48 - -
Shuri Black Panther
Shuri -- the brilliant, gadget-loving, teenaged quip-dropping sister of Wakanda monarch T'Challa in Marvel's Black Panther -- is getting ready for her close-up. Continue reading... TOP AMAZON PRIME DAY DEALS: Your cable company is going to hate this Prime Day deal so much Prime Day deal: These hot new wireless headphones are better than [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 1:19 - -
Net neutrality congress CRA bill updates
In a surprise announcement early Tuesday morning, Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) became the first Republican member of the House of Representatives to sign onto a Democrat effort to roll back FCC net neutrality rule changes. In addition to offering support to the Democrat bill, which would simply reverse last November's [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 0:54 - -
iPhone X Plus vs. iPhone 9
Three distinct iPhone X successors are likely going to be unveiled in mid-September, as that's something all the rumors seem to agree on. All of them will come with the same iPhone X design that Apple introduced last year, notch and Face ID included, and that's something else all rumors [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 0:29 - -
Amazon Device Deals
Prime Day 2018 got off to a rough start on Monday with all the problems Amazon was having with its website. Once those issues were ironed out though, it's been smooth sailing with nothing standing between shoppers and the killer Prime Day deals they had been waiting for. All things [...]
wo 18 juli 2018 - 0:05 - -