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Charlie Warzel on Google’s Ambitions Post-I/O

Charlie Warzel on Google’s Ambitions Post-I/O

I enjoyed this piece by Charlie Warzel on Google’s I/O keynote, but disagree with it. The headline, I thought, nailed it: Google’s Quest For Complete Control Of Your Digital Life The sub-head, not so much: Today’s keynote suggests Google is poised to surpass Apple when it comes to mo ...

0 Comments Daring Fireball 4 hours ago

Silk Road Mastermind Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison

Silk Road Mastermind Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison

Ross Ulbricht, the man behind the darkweb drug marketplace known as the Silk Road, has just been sentenced to more imprisonment than he has actual lives: two life sentences and "max sentences on all other charges." In addition, the government has chosen to hold him financi...

0 Comments Techdirt 9 hours ago

Neverland, Michael Jackson’s Former Home, On Sale For $100M

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — Neverland Ranch is up for sale. The California property that once served as Michael Jackson’s home and personal fantasyland is being listed at $100 million, according to the Wall Street Journal. The 2,700-acre ranch in Santa Ynez Valley features su...


MIT's jumping robot cheetah will keep you awake at night

MIT's jumping robot cheetah will keep you awake at night

Engineers at MIT successfully tested their robotic cheetah's ability to autonomously jump over obstacles up to 18 inches tall, becoming the first four-legged robot to do so. The cheetah-inspired robot beat its own previous record of 13 inches, running at a speed of 5 miles per hour. See also: 25 Co ...

0 Comments Mashable! 8 hours ago

Google's Cardboard Design Lab teaches VR with (what else) VR

Google's Cardboard Design Lab teaches VR with (what else) VR

Google debuted its larger and more robust Cardboard VR headset at I/O yesterday, now it needs some apps that actually run on it. However, designing a program in a virtual 3D environment is quite different than designing one to run on a 2D touchscreen... ...

0 Comments Tuaw 4 hours ago

Women at war, women as friends: The talks in Session 6 of TEDWomen 2015

Women at war, women as friends: The talks in Session 6 of TEDWomen 2015

Gale Tzemach Lemmon speaks at TEDWomen2015 – Momentum, Session 6, May 29, 2015, Monterey Conference Center, Monterey, California, USA. Photo: Marla Aufmuth/TED What is an idea, really, if you keep it to yourself? No, ideas are meant to be shared. In this session, stories of c...

TED | TEDBlog 9 hours ago

Want: A Cat Library

Want: A Cat Library

Redditor Loocylooo works for a county government in the southwestern United States. The county animal shelter has a facility in the front lobby of her office building: a cat library. Employees who work in the building can check out a cat for up to an hour at a time. They can also ad...

Neatorama 27 minutes ago

From Donation Bin to Sotheby's: How a Rare 19th-Century Bible Almost Got Away

From Donation Bin to Sotheby's: How a Rare 19th-Century Bible Almost Got Away

John Marks volunteers with the group Friends of Knight Memorial Library, and found himself pricing donated books for a vintage book sale to benefit Knight Memorial Library in Providence, Rhode Island. Last year he priced a five-volume Torah called The Law of God at $100, since there...

Neatorama 27 minutes ago

Farmer Is Breeding Pigs with More Ribs

Farmer Is Breeding Pigs with More Ribs

(Photo: Edwin)Look at the barbecue photo above and imagine a better future--if such a thing is even possible!Jeff Braun, a farmer in Mount Gambier, South Australia, has bred pigs for the past 30 years. Pigs are unusual in that they can vary in the number of ribs, ranging from 13 to ...

Neatorama 27 minutes ago

Salesforce acquires smart calendar app Tempo AI, will shut it down on June 30

Salesforce acquires smart calendar app Tempo AI, will shut it down on June 30

Salesforce has bought Tempo AI, a startup with a smart calendar app. Tempo AI announced the news today in a post on its homepage. The app is no longer accepting new users and will be shut down on June 30, according to the statement. “Joining the Salesforce family will give us the opportunity to co ...

0 Comments VentureBeat 8 hours ago

With Android Pay, Google gets mobile payments right

With Android Pay, Google gets mobile payments right

Even though Google started the whole mobile payment thing years ago with Google Wallet, it never really took off with the masses. Google's newly announced Android Pay, however, might. Instead of relying on you to load the app and unlock it with a PIN... ...

0 Comments Tuaw 9 hours ago

Google’s ATAP Wants To Eliminate Passwords For Good

Google’s ATAP Wants To Eliminate Passwords For Good

 ATAP, Google’s advanced research unit, showed a new project at the company’s I/O developer conference today that aims to replace mobile passwords with a new system that looks at your typing patterns and other signals as you go through the day. The idea here is to m...


David Oyelowo Opens Up About 'Nightingale': 'This Was A Role I Had To Play'

David Oyelowo Opens Up About 'Nightingale': 'This Was A Role I Had To Play'

David Oyelowo is handsome in a blue suit while attending the premiere of his latest film Nightingale held at ArtBeam on Thursday (May 28) in New York City. The 38-year-old actor was joined at the event by his wife Jessica and director Elliott Lester as they promoted the fl...

Just Jared 2 hours ago