The Haunting Face of a Man Who Lived 700 Years Ago

This may look like a photograph, but the highly realistic face staring back at you belongs to a man who died over 700 years ago. The researchers who performed this unbelievable facial reconstruction say their work is providing new details about the w.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMar 20th, 2017

Computer Science Degrees Aren"t Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds

According to a new survey, coders with a bachelor's degree in computer science only earn 3,000 British Pounds (BP) more a year than those who don't have one. The survey of 4,700 developers in the UK was conducted by Stack Overflow, a community site f.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News36 min. ago

Internet Giants Face New Political Resistance in Washington

Facebook, Google, and Amazon are coming under increasing pressure by regulators concerned about their growing power......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago

Mold Craft and Wittmann Battenfeld form more perfect micro-molding partnership

Wittmann Battenfeld (Torrington, CT) and Mold Craft Inc. (Willernie, MN), a designer and manufacturer of custom injection molds, through a common set of customers, have formed a strong relationship in recent years based on similar core values and a c.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Astell&Kern’s AK70 MK II portable player takes your high-res audio on the go

Every audiophile wants access to their high-quality music files while on the go, and Astell&Kern has just released a suite of new gear to help fulfill that need, including the $700 AK70 MK II. The post Astell&Kern’s AK70 MK II portable player t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 27 min. ago

2018 Chevrolet Beat Notchback Hitting Dealerships in Mexico This Month

A body style that seems to have unfortunately died out in popularity over the years is the notchback; when done right, it provides a car with a distinctive, stylish profile. Chevrolet is keeping the style alive in North America, however, with the lau.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

McLaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo Coming to a PS4 Near You

Over the last few years, automakers have partnered with PlayStation’s “Gran Turismo” racing simulator to let their engineers’ and designers’ imaginations run wild and create a sky’s-the-limit concept vehicle. The lates.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

Here"s Everything Leaving Netflix in October

30 Rock, The Wonder Years, Louie, Friday Night Lights, Titanic, and more - here are the movies and TV shows leaving Netflix in October. Check out Netflix's Last Call for October, as movies like Titanic, Hellboy, Love Actually, and Million Dolla.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

AMD Opteron Vs EPYC: How AMD Server Performance Evolved Over 10 Years

New submitter fstack writes: Phoronix has carried out tests comparing AMD's high-end EPYC 7601 CPU to AMD Opteron CPUs from about ten years ago, looking at the EPYC/Opteron Linux performance and power efficiency. Both on the raw performance and perfo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

One of the most popular Yi Action Cams is under $60 on Amazon

Yi burst onto the scene a few years ago with a line of compact action cameras that delivered surprising quality at affordable prices. The company has widened its focus since then, but action cams are still among the most popular products Yi offers. I.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

frank. phone says it’s still alive despite Indiegogo shutdown

The frank. phone was shut down on Indiegogo a few days ago but despite that, the people behind the idea say it will continue on. Criticism of the idea has sparked some debate among enthusiasts......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Look how smoothly this mini-Rubik"s Cube turns

A couple of days ago I mentioned the the MoYu YJ Lingpo 2 x 2 x 2 Speed Cube. I still haven't solved it, but I wanted to make a quick video to show how smooth it is. The little cubes rotate around a plastic sphere, and are connected by springs. It.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Black Friday 2017: all you need to know about the biggest shopping day of the year

Looking ahead to the biggest shopping day of the year. On Black Friday weekend last year, adults in the UK spent an average of £117 each. That's a total spend of £6.45 billion - enough to buy every British man, woman and child a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News4 hr. 59 min. ago

Gulfstream G280 Fleet Hits 100,000 Flight Hours

Gulfstream Aerospace's fleet of G280 super-midsize business jets has accumulated more than 100,000 flight hours in less than five years. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News5 hr. 6 min. ago

Temple for Burning Man 2017 highlighted the problem of America"s dying forests

The temple at this year's Burning Man festival was designed by artist Marisha Farnsworth, and built from 100 dead trees to emphasise "dramatic changes occurring in our forests". Read more The temple at this year's Burning Man festival was de.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

Yes, of course Justin Trudeau owns a pair of Chewbacca socks

  Justin Trudeau. Prime Minister of Canada. Leader of the Liberal Party. Wearer of Chewbacca socks.   The PR train of Canada's leader continued full steam ahead this week as the man sneakily wore yet another pair of socks that align him wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 51 min. ago

Notes on BDC 2017: Teamwork Makes the Dream Work – The Lohdown

Our preparation protocol for Best Driver’s Car has evolved over the years. It used to be we’d simply gather up the cars at a track, attach some gear, and run ’em real fast. But now, BDC takes months of planning and thousands of emails to coordi.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Ford Piquette Avenue Plant to Open Henry Ford"s Secret Experimental Room

DETROIT, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Visitors to the historic Ford Piquette Avenue Plant in Detroit will soon have an opportunity to see Henry Ford's "Secret Experimental Room" for the first time in more than 100 years. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago

Nest just announced 6 brand new products – here’s everything you need to know

For years now, Nest has been primarily known as the company that builds those cute little smart thermostats and smoke detectors, but that's all (possibly) about to change. The company just announced not one, not two, but a total of six brand new prod.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News6 hr. 15 min. ago

French chef pleads Michelin to take away his 3 stars

For the last 18 years, French chef Sébastien Bras' restaurant, Le Suquet, has received 3 Michelin stars. Now the chef wants to part ways with Michelin. He's tired of the pressure that the rating puts on him and is begging Michelin to release him fro.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News6 hr. 15 min. ago

Man busted after purposely going to jail to sell drug-filled Kinder Surprise eggs smuggled in his butt

A gentleman in Ottawa, Canada -- eager to get sent to jail in order to sell weed he had packed inside of eight Kinder Surprise plastic egg "yolks" and stored in his rectum -- threw a rock at a police car in front of the courthouse. Wish granted. But.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News6 hr. 15 min. ago