Physics undergrads crunched numbers for Star Trek's tribble problem

PHYSICS UNDERGRADS CRUNCHED NUMBERS FOR STAR TREK'S TRIBBLE PROBLEM

Enlarge / Captain James T. Kirk is buried in adorable fluff balls in the classic 1967 episode, "The Trouble with Tribbles," on Star...

A neural network picks promising antibiotics out of a library of chemicals

A NEURAL NETWORK PICKS PROMISING ANTIBIOTICS OUT OF A LIBRARY OF CHEMICALS

Enlarge / Here, have some antibiotics. Biochemists have had some success at designing drugs to match specific targets. But much of...

 
 
 
January was warmest on record for the globe

JANUARY WAS WARMEST ON RECORD FOR THE GLOBE

Enlarge We're off to a hot start in 2020, with January setting a new mark as the warmest instance of that month on record for the...

The Mandalorian was shot on a holodeck-esque set with Unreal Engine, video shows

THE MANDALORIAN WAS SHOT ON A HOLODECK-ESQUE SET WITH UNREAL ENGINE, VIDEO SHOWS

This is the LED set used for The Mandalorian. [credit: ILM ] Industrial Light and Magic has published a behind-the-scenes video on...

 
 
 
Companies are stealing influencers' faces

COMPANIES ARE STEALING INFLUENCERS' FACES

Enlarge / 30 October 2019, North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne: Svea Simonis , Antonia el Ghali, Chany Dakota and Ana Lisa pose in a pink...

REVIEW: TIME TRAVEL AND MURDER COMBINE IN HBO'S RIVETING BEFOREIGNERS SERIES

Beforeigners trailer. Two police detectives from wildly different time periods must learn to work together to solve a murder in Beforeigners...

 
 
 
Google faces state lawsuit alleging misuse of schoolkids' private data

GOOGLE FACES STATE LAWSUIT ALLEGING MISUSE OF SCHOOLKIDS' PRIVATE DATA

Enlarge / Students use Google Suite apps on computers in a classroom in Groton, Mass. on May 11, 2016. (credit: David L. Ryan | The...

California man arrested on charges his DDoSes took down candidate's website

CALIFORNIA MAN ARRESTED ON CHARGES HIS DDOSES TOOK DOWN CANDIDATE'S WEBSITE

Enlarge A California man has been arrested on charges he used distributed denial-of-service attacks to take down the website of a...

 
 
 
Trump report bizarrely claims net neutrality repeal raised incomes $50B a year

TRUMP REPORT BIZARRELY CLAIMS NET NEUTRALITY REPEAL RAISED INCOMES $50B A YEAR

Enlarge / President Donald Trump at a "Make America Great Again" rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on August 22, 2017. A new White House...

Facebook offers to pay users for their voice recordings

FACEBOOK OFFERS TO PAY USERS FOR THEIR VOICE RECORDINGS

Enlarge Facebook is offering to pay its users for personal information including recordings of their own voice, in a rare example...

 
 
 
A weed dealer's $59M lesson: Don't hide Bitcoin keys with a fishing rod

A WEED DEALER'S $59M LESSON: DON'T HIDE BITCOIN KEYS WITH A FISHING ROD

Enlarge / If only it were this easy to catch lost Bitcoin credentials. In a world where various mass breachers dictate the use of...

The House wants to know what Ring is doing with footage from your house

THE HOUSE WANTS TO KNOW WHAT RING IS DOING WITH FOOTAGE FROM YOUR HOUSE

Enlarge / The house is watching you watch it. Almost 1,000 police and sheriff departments around the country have partnership agreements...

 
 
 
Onward film review: The best Tolkien-loving comedy this side of Holy Grail

ONWARD FILM REVIEW: THE BEST TOLKIEN-LOVING COMEDY THIS SIDE OF HOLY GRAIL

Enlarge / Ian and Barley don't always get along as brothers, but in Onward , they must join forces to figure out a magical mystery....

AT&T loses key ruling in class action over unlimited-data throttling

AT&T LOSES KEY RULING IN CLASS ACTION OVER UNLIMITED-DATA THROTTLING

Enlarge / AT&T sponsor logo on the backdrop of the 31st Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala in Palm Springs,...

 
 
 
Weeks after launch, Nvidia's GeForce Now attracts a million streaming gamers

WEEKS AFTER LAUNCH, NVIDIA'S GEFORCE NOW ATTRACTS A MILLION STREAMING GAMERS

Enlarge / A million games are part of GeForce Now now. Nvidia announced this week that over a million people have signed up to use...

Get ready for price hikes up to 10% annually after sale of .org registry

GET READY FOR PRICE HIKES UP TO 10% ANNUALLY AFTER SALE OF .ORG REGISTRY

Enlarge The nonprofit Internet Society attracted widespread condemnation late last year after announcing it was going to sell off...

 
 
 

ELON MUSK SAYS SPACEX DRIVING TOWARD ORBITAL STARSHIP FLIGHT IN 2020

Activity Thursday at SpaceX's launch site near Boca Chica Beach. SpaceX founder Elon Musk said Thursday the company is "driving hard"...

Google removes, reinstates, and removes ToTok app said to spy for UAE government

GOOGLE REMOVES, REINSTATES, AND REMOVES TOTOK APP SAID TO SPY FOR UAE GOVERNMENT

Enlarge In late December, Google and Apple removed the ToTok social messaging app from their marketplaces after US intelligence officials...

 
 
 
Rocket Report: Astra nearing first launch, Starship may soon roll to pad

ROCKET REPORT: ASTRA NEARING FIRST LAUNCH, STARSHIP MAY SOON ROLL TO PAD

Enlarge / The Electron launch vehicle is ready to soar. Welcome to Edition 2.33 of the Rocket Report! There is a lot of exciting news...

Report: 300 Oracle employees walk out over CEO's Trump fundraiser

REPORT: 300 ORACLE EMPLOYEES WALK OUT OVER CEO'S TRUMP FUNDRAISER

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. About 300 Oracle employees walked off the job on Thursday to protest CEO Larry Ellison's decision to hold...

 
 
 



Tyson Fury fight live stream tonight: How to watch Deontay Wilder vs Tyson...

Tyson Fury fight live stream tonight: How to watch Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury online

Tyson Fury challenges Deontay Wilder for the WBC heavyweight title at the MGM Grand and Express Sport is on hand with all the live stream information. Read more ...

Ant and Dec hailed 'better than ever' as they return to Saturday Night...

Ant and Dec hailed 'better than ever' as they return to Saturday Night Takeaway after hiatus

Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly were back on the show tonight following a year-long hiatus - and Saturday Night Takeaway fans were ecstatic Read more ...

Tyson Fury's key to victory against Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas heavyweight...

Tyson Fury's key to victory against Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas heavyweight showdown

Tyson Fury takes on Deontay Wilder tonight. Read more ...

Why Anthony Joshua would lose to Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder in...

Why Anthony Joshua would lose to Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder in heavyweight battle

Boxing pundit Stephen A. Smith has explained why Anthony Joshua would stand no chance against Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder. Read more ...

New OnePlus 8 release date, price, spec and latest rumours

New OnePlus 8 release date, price, spec and latest rumours

The smartphone wars are heating up with a Samsung 11/ S20 and iPhone 12 coming soon, and relatively new Chinese manufacturer Oneplus is showing no signs of backing down. After... Read more ...

Witness claims he saw Prince Andrew groping Virginia Roberts

Witness claims he saw Prince Andrew groping Virginia Roberts

Steve Scully, 70, said he saw the Duke of York fooling around by the pool on Little St James for several minutes with a bikini-clad blonde which he insists was sex slave Ms... Read more ...

Inter's Serie A clash with Sampdoria postponed due to coronavirus outbreak

Inter's Serie A clash with Sampdoria postponed due to coronavirus outbreak

Italy's prime minister Giuseppe Conte has postponed three Serie A fixtures including Inter v Sampdoria following a coronavirus outbreak in Milan. Read more ...

Emmanuel Macron takes swipe at ‘very hard' Brits over Brexit trade talks

Emmanuel Macron takes swipe at ‘very hard' Brits over Brexit trade talks

EMMANUEL MACRON has said he is "not sure" if it will be possible for Britain to agree a trade deal with the European Union by the end of the year. Read more ...

Cristiano Ronaldo equals record on 1,000th game, Erling Haaland scores again...

Cristiano Ronaldo equals record on 1,000th game, Erling Haaland scores again - European round-up

Cristiano Ronaldo marked his 1,000th career game by scoring in a record 11th consecutive Serie A game in Juventus ' 2-1 win at SPAL. Read more ...

Family of Harry Dunn accuses US of ‘hypocrisy' over Assange extradition demands

Family of Harry Dunn accuses US of ‘hypocrisy' over Assange extradition demands

Harry Dunn's family has urged that Julian Assange not be extradited until the US hands over Anne Sacoolas The family of Harry Dunn has called on the foreign secretary to block... Read more ...