iPhone SE Is Apple's $30 Billion Bet On 4-Inch Screens
Instead of representing a seismic shift in iPhone strategy, the iPhone SE is a byproduct of Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) current screen size differentiation strategy. Apple has given the iPhone SE a very specific mission: succeed the iPhone 5s and entice a …
iPhone SE: New phone, same old parts
Apple Turns 40 in World It Helped Create
Apple iPhone SE review
Strange Famous Records founder and brilliant wordsmith Sage Francis had a little something to say to Spotify today [Thursday, March 31]. In “celebration” of Spotify’s 10th anniversary, Uncle Sage made a video to thank them for their “generous” support of his music. In the video, which he posted to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, his 2014 song […]
NFL Draft prospects routinely go through an intense examination process in order to be evaluated by league scouts. This includes the combine, which tests their physical attributes such as speed, strength, agility, which would make sense. Prospects are also tested mentally through IQ tests and brief quizzes that test their decision making skills. What is […]
Big Sean and Jhene Aiko announced their joint album, Twenty88, just a few days ago, and the project will be released tonight at midnight through TIDAL, where it will be exclusively available for 96 hours. Outside of a couple Instagram teasers and the album’s artwork, not much other information was readily available at the time […]
FCC Votes To Propose New Privacy Rules For Internet Service Providers
The Federal Communications Commission is officially proposing to begin regulating how Internet service providers handle user privacy. The agency is looking to restrict the companies' ability to share with advertisers and other third parties the …
Technology|FCC Approves Broadband Subsidy for Low-Income Households
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
FCC votes to help poor people buy broadband and protect privacy online
Google is shutting off support for its Google Wallet debit card
Google announced today it would no longer support its Wallet Card starting June 30th. The prepaid debit card, which launched back in November 2013, let you pay for things in person and online using your Wallet balance at any retailer that accepted …
It's official: Google Wallet Card is being killed off on June 30th
Google Wallet Card Officially Logs Out on June 30
Google is depreciating the Wallet card at the end of April
Today marks the 21st anniversary of the tragic death of Tejano pop star Selena Quintanilla. As many remember, Jennifer Lopez played the singer in Selena, the 1997 biopic, a role that first made her famous. Last year, she revisited the music during a poignant tribute at the Billboard Latin Music Awards.
City Winery founder and organizer of two upcoming David Bowie tribute concerts Michael Dorf said he hopes the Roots will still perform after the group, alongside Bilal and Kimbra, dropped out following a dispute over shared equipment.
Drummer Questlove broke the news on Instagram Wednesday night that the group would not play the…
Gorilla Genome Updated With PacBio Long Read Assembly
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers from the University of Washington, the University of California at Santa Cruz, Washington University, and Pacific Biosciences have put together an updated gorilla genome containing long sequence reads generated …
PacBio's SMRT Sequencing Provides Scientists with a Superior Gorilla Genome Reference
Gorilla Genome 2.0: Lessons for the Clinic?
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Where do spiders come from? A tiny, prehistoric 'almost spider' holds clues.
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Using X-ray computed tomography scans, scientists have produced a 3D model of a spiderlike arachnid that lived some 305 million years ago. But it is missing one crucial feature shared by all modern-day spiders.
These 'almost spiders' hint at early arachnid evolution
Ancient fossil was 'nearly a spider'
Fossil From 305 Million Years Ago Gives Scientists A Glimpse Of The Earliest Possible Known Spider
The Hundreds unveils their latest RFN collection themed after classic graphics and prints. Continue reading…
As the planet flashes warning signs, US and China pledge hasty signing of climate accord
Against a backdrop of troubling news from the planet — including a scientific upgrade of expectations for sea level rise because of faster melting of Antarctica — the U.S. and China on Thursday pledged to jump-start their climate action plans. The …
United States, China to sign Paris climate accord on Apr. 22
US and China to Sign Global Climate Agreement April 22
US, China pledge swift action on Paris climate deal