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New 'Genius' Television Series Will Explore the Twists and Turns of Einstein's Life

Posted on 04/25 16:35 in Shows | 0

Sixty-two years after his death, Albert Einstein continues to occupy an extraordinary position of prestige.Now, a new television series from National Geographic will examine his personal and professional life through its 10-episode first season.

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Someone Turned the Lights On in Pripyat, 31 Years After Chernobyl

Posted on 04/25 15:42 in Shows | 0

Because of the contamination, officially you can’t live there, although 200 or so defiant oldster locals still do.Just before the anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which occurred exactly 31 years ago today, a group of enthusiasts from Poland took their own unguided tour through the streets of Pripyat, with a singular purpose in mind.

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Why Smartphone Speed Tests Don't Tell You What You Think They Do

Posted on 04/25 14:03 in Shows | 0

These arguments aren’t going to stop happening, but the new phenomenon of speed test videos isn’t adding much to the conversation for several reasons.There are videos, like the one below, that pit the GS8 against the iPhone in what would appear at first to be a useful comparison.

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Command Center, April 24 Hotfixes, Dev Q&A Thursday, Arena Cup, Blue Posts, Hayven

Posted on 04/25 02:48 in Shows | 0

and we’re waiting for YOU to show us your cunning strategies and hunger to win.The North America Qualifier Cup #2 will be broadcast live on Twitch, on Sunday May 14th at 11:00am PDT.

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Intel Optane Review Roundup: Next-Generation Memory Standard Earns Lukewarm Reception

Posted on 04/24 21:49 in Shows | 0

After years of teasing and a major enterprise launch, Intel’s Optane memory is finally available for PCs and enthusiast systems.This isn’t a new feature from Intel; SRT has been supported on small SSD cache drives for at least five years, and Intel’s Optane drives appear to offer commensurate benefits to an SSD cache drive when used in an equivalent configuration.

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Google Unveils Stunning 17-Camera VR Video Rig

Posted on 04/24 20:27 in Shows | 0

However, there’s dearth of worthwhile VR video content out there.Today, the company has announced a new and improved VR video rig called the Yi Halo.

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Facebook's First VR World Is a Hideous Bride-of-Frankenstein Creation

Posted on 04/24 19:42 in Shows | 0

The concept of VR worlds has been a mainstay of science fiction for decades, and has had a long time to accrue expectations as a result.Even without contending with such hurdles, Facebook’s recently revealed VR world must be reckoned a sad and lackluster opening salvo.

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Meet Hajime, the IoT Botnet Built to Vaccinate Your Devices Against Mirai

Posted on 04/24 18:02 in Shows | 0

We don’t know whether they predate more complex forms of life, like bacteria, or descended from them.In the same fashion there’s coevolution in computer systems, with software springing up just to deal with problems in one program, or add functionality to another, like lateral gene transfer.

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Which Xbox One games deserve a Scorpio upgrade?

Posted on 04/24 15:26 in Shows | 0

In recent weeks, Microsoft has laid out some pretty impressive specs for the upcoming Project Scorpio.And if the final hardware is as beefy as Redmond is promising, developers will be able to create some gorgeous console games in the coming years.

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ESA: Time to Get Serious About Removing Space Junk

Posted on 04/24 13:37 in Shows | 0

Scientists have been sounding the alarm about the buildup of space junk for years, a point that was reinforced at the recent European Conference on Space Debris.We’ve launched some 7,000 spacecraft as a species since 1957 when Sputnik kicked off the space race.

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Patch 7.2.5 - Pirate's Day, Tweets, Poll - Legion Flying, HeroStorm

Posted on 04/24 02:11 in Shows | 0

We were adding new abilities as leveling rewards, not because the classes really needed them.But having 5 levels caused problems too.

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Patch 7.2.5 - DH Warglaives Transmog, April 21 Hotfixes, Blue Posts, Tweets, Fan Art

Posted on 04/22 22:39 in Shows | 0

Good news for Demon Hunters that want the that has been added in Patch 7.2.

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This Week in Space: Metal on Mars, Hydrogen Inside Enceladus, and a Meteoric Near-Miss

Posted on 04/22 14:36 in Shows | 0

While we’re talking about icy rocks from the outer Solar System, it would be a shame not to mention Enceladus.But unlike Earth, there’s a surprising volume of hydrogen coming out of those vents and floating off into space.

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Juicero CEO Offers Full Refunds on $400 DRMed Bagjuice Squeezer

Posted on 04/21 21:48 in Shows | 0

Investors in the company recently discovered that the $400, Wi-Fi enabled, DRM-encased Juicestrocity Juicero machine isn’t actually necessary for squeezing juice out of the $5-$8 single-serving juice packs the company sells.It’s about fighting obesity with an extremely expensive product marketed to people who likely already have personal trainers and tennis schedules.

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ARM-based Windows 10 Devices Expected to Launch in Late 2017

Posted on 04/21 20:36 in Shows | 0

That stripped down flavor of Windows 8 was a commercial and critical flop, but Microsoft aims to make ARM-based PCs a thing in the era of Windows 10.In its new take on ARM PCs, Microsoft has developed a built-in emulator that can run regular desktop apps on the ARM architecture.

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Apple Refuses to Allow iPhone, Mac Recycling

Posted on 04/21 20:36 in Shows | 0

In the report, Apple claims that it wants to move to products that are fully recyclable.According to their year-long investigation, Apple iPhones and MacBooks aren’t “recycled” in any meaningful sense.

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ET deals: Try Amazon Music Unlimited for free, get a $10 Amazon Music credit

Posted on 04/21 16:51 in Shows | 0

Better yet, new subscribers get a bonus $10 credit too.If you’re a Prime subscriber, your first month is free, and then you can use the $10 credit to pay for the next month and a portion of the third month.

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Run Android Apps on Your Windows PC

Posted on 04/21 16:51 in Shows | 0

This has led to a plethora of really cool Android apps, some of which aren’t available on iOS or other platforms.Fortunately, with a little leg work, you can run Android apps on a regular old Windows PC.

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Think Twice Before Getting Excited for Nintendo's Upcoming SNES

Posted on 04/21 15:10 in Shows | 0

In July 2016, we first covered the Mini Classic NES, later officially called the NES Classic Edition.So when Nintendo announced the platform, I planned to snap one up immediately.

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Trial of Style, Pose with the Blues, SC1 Free to Play, Blue Posts, Hearthstone Art

Posted on 04/21 13:04 in Shows | 0

It's aimed to be similar in nature to the second cinematic Horde players saw following the 7.We're forwarding on the feedback that Horde players are unhappy that Alliance players have a one time source of additional Artifact Power.

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