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Machine learning goes beyond theory to beat human poker champs

How to deal with a breakdown in theoretical support in machine learning? Researchers from Carnegie Mellon and Facebook describe winning many hands against the w...

Machine learning goes beyond theory to beat human poker champs

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Machine learning needs human involvement to work effectively Since the first use of advanced software in asset-intensive industries such as utilities, airports, ports, road, rail and mining more than four decades ago, manufacturers have been on a journey to transform their businesses and create added value for...
11:13, 07/09/2019

To Catch a Fake: Machine learning sniffs out its own machine-written propaganda Researchers at Allen Institute and the Paul Allen School of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington have tuned the "GPT-2" neural network to create "Grover," a program that both creates convincing fake articles but also is ab...
19:52, 06/02/2019

Splice Machine doubles down on managing machine learning Splice Machine, which positions itself as a database on which you can do operational machine learning, is adding a new tool that performs lifecycle management of ML models....
16:39, 05/03/2019

Machine learning for .NET devs: ML.NET goes GA .NET developers, across platforms, now have access to machine learning from their home turf. Microsoft Automated Machine Leaning (AutoML) is included, and a Model Builder extension for Visual Studio rolls out an ML red carpet for developers....
22:26, 05/06/2019

Why machine learning could be the key to the future of gambling The gaming market is changing at a rapid pace. With the shift to online and mobile gaming – and now the advent of new immersive technologies like augmented and virtual reality – operators face intense competition in terms of attracting ...
12:00, 05/16/2019

How organizations can make the most of machine learning At the 2019 SAP SAPPHIRE NOW conference, Markus Noga spoke with TechRepublic about which companies should use machine learning, and best practices for execution....
23:13, 05/10/2019

How Azure uses machine learning to predict VM failures Knowing a hard disk is going to fail before it does means you can move a VM rather than having to recover it. Scheduled Events lets you control the automatic live migrations that protect your VMs from hardware failures on Azure....
17:00, 04/28/2019

UBS looks to machine learning to plug FX liquidity gaps As global currency markets grapple with a growing number of flash crashes triggered by shutdowns in algorithmic trading systems when volatility spikes, UBS is utilizing machine learning technology to carry on dealing....
23:52, 05/14/2019

How AI and machine learning our improving the banking experience Artificial intelligence and machine learning are said to revolutionize the financial world, changing the banking experience for the better. The implications of the technology are vast, though most banks are still in the early stages of adopting AI te...
12:00, 06/07/2019

Why Google believes machine learning is its future Enlarge / Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during the Google I/O Developers Conference on May 7, 2019. (credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images) One of the most interesting demos at this week's Google I/O keynote featured a new version...
05:39, 05/11/2019

96% of organizations run into problems with AI and machine learning projects Companies face issues with training data quality and labeling when launching AI and machine learning initiatives, according to a Dimensional Research report....
18:26, 05/24/2019

The top 10 most innovative machine learning companies in 2019 These 10 companies are working with cutting-edge machine learning technologies to transform their business operations, according to Analytics Insight Magazine....
20:26, 06/07/2019

Facebook’s AI beats human poker champions Facebook AI and Carnegie Mellon University made an AI named Pluribus that beat more than a dozen human Texas Hold'em million-dollar champions.Read More...
08:52, 07/12/2019

Steam uses machine learning for its new game recommendation engine Enlarge / The new recommendation engine is part of a new experimental Steam Labs branding. For years now, Valve has been testing new approaches to filter the glut of Steam games down to the ones in which individual users are most likely to show an...
22:13, 07/11/2019

Apple debuts Core ML 3 with on-device machine learning Apple is introducing on-device machine learning with Core ML 3 to power personalization for iOS apps. Multiple model training is also part of Core ML 3.Read More...
05:39, 06/04/2019

Cracking open the black box of automated machine learning Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have developed an interactive tool that, for the first time, lets users see and control how automated machine-learning systems work. The aim is to build confidence in these systems and find ways to improve them. ...
00:13, 06/01/2019

Neuromorphic computing finds new life in machine learning Neuromorphic computing has had little practical success in building machines that can tackle standard tests such as logistic regression or image recognition. But work by prominent researchers is combining the best of machine learning with simulated n...
10:52, 07/01/2019

Owlcam bets the dash cam is the new frontier in machine learning To do machine learning right, some take the approach of getting in the middle of a big problem and hoping to amass the data to train the network. That's the bet of startup Owlcam, whose $349 camera and service offering claims to have received million...
22:52, 06/27/2019

How to tell whether machine-learning systems are robust enough for the real world MIT researchers have devised a method for assessing how robust machine-learning models known as neural networks are for various tasks, by detecting when the models make mistakes they shouldn’t. Convolutional neural networks (CNNs) are designed to ...
07:52, 05/10/2019

Blockchain, zero-code machine learning coming to Azure Enlarge (credit: Caetano Candal Sato / Flickr) Microsoft's annual developer conference kicks off on Monday, and the company will no doubt have all manner of things to announce for Azure and, if we're lucky, Windows. To whet our appetites, the compa...
15:26, 05/03/2019

The evolving security risks, and business rewards, of AI and machine learning The same kind of algorithms designed to identify threats and micropatterns in malicious activities in real time can be leveraged to wage attacks.Read More...
15:39, 06/06/2019

AI Weekly: Microsoft, machine learning framework interoperability, and ONNX Microsoft and Facebook made the Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) for interoperability between frameworks and hardware optimized for machine learning.Read More...
00:00, 05/04/2019

BAE nets $4.7M by DARPA to integrate machine learning into RF signals detection The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded BAE Systems a contract worth up to $4.7 million to integrate machine learning into intelligence gathering involving radio frequency signals....
20:13, 07/08/2019

AWS launches Textract, machine learning for text and data extraction AWS' Textract, which leverages machine learning algorithms to detect and extract text and data from a range of document types, is now generally available.Read More...
04:00, 05/30/2019

Third Transform 2019 AI Showcase: Practical data and machine learning applications At the third and final showcase at VentureBeat’s Transform 2019 AI event, five more companies showed the crowd their latest innovations and products.Read More...
08:52, 07/12/2019

How Google Maps uses machine learning to predict bus traffic delays in real time Google Maps uses machine learning to create bus delay forecasts to tell people in hundreds of cities around the world when the next bus arrives.Read More...
01:13, 06/28/2019

Google says it will address AI, machine learning model bias with technology called TCAV TCAV is short for Testing with Concept Activation Vectors and its a technology that can identify high concept signals and therefore defend against bias....
23:52, 05/07/2019

Facebook and CMU's poker AI beat five pros at once Facebook and Carnegie Mellon University have built another artificial intelligence bot that beat some top poker pros. While AI bots have been to best professional players in one-on-one competition, Facebook claims it's the first time a bot has b...
01:52, 07/12/2019

AI and machine learning dominate World Economic Forum’s list of 2019 Technology Pioneers The World Economic Forum announced 56 companies selected as be Technology Pioneers, many using AI and machine learning across a broad range of sectors.Read More...
01:39, 07/02/2019

Twitter acquires Fabula AI, a machine learning startup that helps spot fake news Twitter has acquired Fabula AI, a London-based machine learning startup that helps spot fake news, which will underpin a new research group at Twitter.Read More...
13:52, 06/03/2019

Medtronic, IBM study: Machine learning, app, glucose monitoring hardware combo improves diabetes management The study​ was based on data from 3,100 people with diabetes who used Medtronic's Guardian Connect glucose monitoring hardware for at least five days....
00:52, 06/12/2019

An Artificial Intelligence Program Just Beat 5 Poker Professionals In a Texas Hold’em Tournament (Bloomberg)— Facebook Inc. doesn’t just own the world’s largest social network — it may also own the world’s best poker player. A new artificial intelligence program the company built with Carnegie Mellon University call...
00:00, 07/12/2019

Multi-cloud data catalogs the easy way, using metadata and machine learning by Waterline Data Data governance is drudgery, but in the post-GDPR world, it's beyond foundational. It's essential. Waterline Data wants to help do it the easy way, automating as much of it as possible....
21:13, 06/27/2019

Sportwatch: St Kilda beat Port, Cowboys beat Titans and Eagles beat Bulldogs – as it happened AFL: St Kilda trounced by Port, Bombers beat Blues, Eagles beat BulldogsNRL: Cowboys beat TitansSuper Netball: Swifts beat Adelaide, Giants beat Thunderbirds 11.00am BST AFL: it’s all over in Perth, and the home side have given the visitors from Melb...
13:39, 06/02/2019

Health and Human Services halts federal research using human fetal tissue The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that federal sciences will no longer be allowed to use human fetal tissue to carry out research, a move anti-abortion organizations hailed as a victory....
05:13, 06/06/2019

Nike ‘I believe’ ad honoring World Cup champs is a hit Nike scored big with a much-talked-about ad congratulating the US Women’s team on its stunning World Cup victory over the Netherlands on Sunday. The minute-long spot plays off the “I believe we will win” chant common among competitors — while refocus...
21:52, 07/08/2019

The magistrate’s poker face What, exactly, was the Supreme Court going for? Like a good poker player, it’s impossible to read its cards. Was it a misstep, as most media outlets suggest? Or was it a message? Did they decide to step back in the face of pressure?...
18:26, 05/18/2019

Roma’s hopes of qualifying for Champs League all but over Roma’s chances of qualifying for the Champions League all but disappeared after drawing at Sassuolo 0-0 in Serie A on Saturday. The result left Roma two points behind Atalanta, which occupies fourth spot and the final qualifying spot for Europe...
01:52, 05/19/2019

Spelling Bee champs react to unprecedented victory Eight kids who shared the title at the Scripps National Spelling Bee react to unprecedented victory. (May 31)        ...
22:39, 05/31/2019

For U.S. presidents, poker is a main event We are in the midst of the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, with the world championship $10,000 buy-in Main Event beginning July 3, and in its 50th year this annual festival dwarfs the World Series......
00:13, 06/17/2019

Computers Can Now Bluff Like a Poker Champ. Better, Actually. A new artificial intelligence program called Pluribus is so advanced at a key human skill—deception—that it wiped out five human poker players with one lousy hand. ‘Hopeless.’...
01:00, 07/12/2019

Fans celebrate World Cup champs, rally for equal pay U.S. women's soccer co-captain Megan Rapinoe and her teammates shared a float with Mayor Bill de Blasio and U.S. Soccer Federation president Carlos Cordeiro at a parade honoring them       ...
03:00, 07/11/2019

World Cup champs get Sports Illustrated Swimsuit showcase These bodies are beyond beautiful. They are strong — and they belong to global champions. The US Women’s National Team netted its second straight World Cup with Sunday’s 2-0 win over the Netherlands — and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition crew ...
17:39, 07/08/2019

Scudamore says closed-off Champs League idea ‘out of order’ LONDON (AP) — Turning the Champions League into a largely closed-off competition would be “completely out of order,” former Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore said Sunday, urging UEFA to scrap the concept. Under a proposa...
19:00, 05/12/2019

What’s next for Triple Crown champs American Pharoah, Justify With no Triple Crown on the line in the 151st Belmont Stakes on Saturday at Belmont Park, racing fans are looking to the progeny of American Pharoah and Justify to provide the next superstar capable of the historic sweep. They might — or might not — ...
07:13, 06/07/2019

Raptors president 'confident' Leonard will return to champs Still absorbing the magnitude of his team's accomplishment, Raptors President Masai Ujiri is confident Kawhi Leonard and the rest of Toronto's core will reunite next season in a bid for another title....
13:52, 06/26/2019

Procter & Gamble gives $529K to U.S. women World Cup champs for pay gap Procter & Gamble announced that it was making a symbolic donation of $529,000 to the U.S. women's soccer team in its fight for equal pay with the men....
19:26, 07/15/2019

US World Cup champs: Soccer is now a ‘female-dominated’ sport The US women’s national soccer team started their victory tour in New York Tuesday morning — proudly declaring that the world’s most popular sport was now “female-dominated.” The World Cup champs are celebrating in the Big App...
16:52, 07/09/2019

| Defending champs back for Berg team battle The race for the team title at the Berg River Canoe Marathon has been shaken up as defending champions Graeme Solomon and Adrián Boros are confirmed....
20:39, 06/11/2019

NYC will host ticker-tape parade for US World Cup champs Break out the ticker tape! The city will fete the US Women’s World Cup soccer team with a ticker-tape parade down the Canyon of Heroes, Mayor de Blasio announced Sunday, after the cleat queens’ 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in the finals. “Y...
22:13, 07/07/2019

| Junior Boks enter next phase of U20 Champs preparations With their blitz tour to the UK done and dusted, the Junior Springboks will enter the next phase of their preparation for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship ....
21:13, 05/02/2019

US World Cup champs land in Newark and dance on the tarmac The champs have returned home. The US women’s national soccer team touched down in Newark Monday afternoon, ahead of their ticker tape parade in New York later this week. Fresh off their second straight World Cup title win, the team could be se...
05:13, 07/09/2019

Elite 8: National Spelling Bee too easy for octet of champs The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes and a new, custom-designed trophy....
15:52, 05/31/2019

An exclusive gathering of US Open champs at Pebble Beach US Open notes: Champions celebration attracts 33 of 36 living US Open winners; Amateurs at US Open get reimbursed for travel        ...
10:52, 06/13/2019

Poker In Red Dead Online Is Not Available Everywhere Due To Regional Laws Red Dead Online’s latest update was filled with some fan requested features and items, like ponchos and new missions. But the activity that most fans were excited to try out was poker. Unfortunately, depending on where you live you might not be able ...
14:52, 05/19/2019

Petition calls for equal pay for US women World Cup soccer champs In the wake of the US women’s soccer team’s World Cup win Sunday, a new petition is demanding that the United States Soccer Federation pay the championship squad the same amount as the US men. The US women’s soccer team has won four World Cups in tot...
05:13, 07/09/2019

'Octo-champs': National Spelling Bee ends with unprecedented eight-way tie – video The championship finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in a dramatic draw, after eight contestants combined to spell the final 47 words correctly over five consecutive perfect rounds - a feat unprecedented in the competition's 94-year his...
21:13, 05/31/2019

US Women’s World Cup champs arrive home ahead of parade NEWARK, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Women’s national team has arrived home following their World Cup win against the Netherlands. The soccer team, which won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title, touched down at Newark Liberty International ...
16:13, 07/09/2019

Mets turning back the clock to honor 1969 champs The timing couldn’t be better to take a look back. With another season on the verge of collapse, the Mets will spend Saturday celebrating one of the proudest times in franchise history, as members from the 1969 championship team return to Queens for ...
12:26, 06/29/2019

All in for riches: World Series of Poker marks 50th run Tens of thousands of professional and amateur poker players go on a pilgrimage to Las Vegas every summer in hopes of returning home richer, owning a gold bracelet and having considerable bragging rights....
13:26, 06/28/2019

Facebook’s ‘superhuman’ AI becomes first to defeat pros in six-player poker An artificial intelligence bot developed by Facebook defeated professionals in six-player Hold'em, marking the first time AI has beaten human experts in a complex game with more than two players or teams....
20:52, 07/12/2019

My poker face: AI wins multiplayer game for first time Pluribus wins 12-day session of Texas hold’em against some of the world’s best human players Rack up another win for the machines. An artificial intelligence called Pluribus has emerged victorious from a marathon 12-day poker session during which it ...
00:13, 07/12/2019

The scrappy, seedy origins of the World Series of Poker Tonight at 9, three people will sit around a casino poker table and gamble for $10 million. It marks the culmination of the 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event, the richest and most democratic competition on the planet. Earlier this month, 8,569 pe...
13:13, 07/16/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ out of World Series of Poker in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer didn’t have as much success in his first appearance at two World Series of Poker events in Las Vegas. Tournament spokesman Seth Palansky said Tues...
20:39, 06/25/2019

AI beats professionals at six-player Texas Hold ’Em poker For the first time, an AI has won six-player, no-limit Texas Hold ’Em, beating professional poker players who each have more than $1 million in winnings...
21:00, 07/11/2019

Serena among 13 Grand Slam champs in US Open women's field Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open        ...
22:13, 07/18/2019

Megan Rapinoe accepts invitation for U.S. World Cup champs to visit Congress Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer says Megan Rapinoe has accepted an invite for the World Cup champions to visit Congress.       ...
04:00, 07/10/2019

US Women's World Cup champs arrive home ahead of parade Packing a gold trophy and plenty of champagne, Megan Rapinoe and the U.S. women's national team arrive home       ...
03:52, 07/09/2019

Nation With Zero Women's World Cups Thinks Defending Champs Are Too Arrogant The United States women’s national team—three World Cups and four Olympic gold medals to their name—will meet England—zero of either—tomorrow afternoon in Lyon to decide who plays in Sunday’s final, and the English seem rather perturbed with the brim...
23:26, 07/01/2019

Lady Gaga Maintains Poker Face After Nearly Falling During Performance Lady Gaga is proving her prowess as a performer. The singer maintained her "Poker Face" during a recent performance in Las Vegas, where the 33-year-old singer nearly fell from a......
02:00, 06/01/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ playing in World Series of Poker events LAS VEGAS (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer is making his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity. Tournament official Seth Palansky says Holzhauer is compet...
20:39, 06/24/2019

Latest Red Dead Online Update Adds Poker, Ponchos And More With little warning Rockstar released a brand new update for Red Dead Online today, marking the end of its beta period. This big update adds more anti-griefing features, online poker, a new revolver, new story missions and side activities, and a piec...
05:00, 05/15/2019

Miscounted Chips Lead To World Series Of Poker Drama The World Series of Poker, the favorite sporting event of kids who are home all day for summer break and can’t find anything good to watch, is currently underway, and folks, we got some drama....
03:00, 07/16/2019

‘Superhuman’ AI Crushes Poker Pros at Six-Player Texas Hold'em Computer scientists have developed a card-playing bot, called Pluribus, capable of defeating some of the world’s best players at six-person no-limit Texas hold’em poker, in what’s considered an important breakthrough in artificial intelligence.Read m...
22:39, 07/11/2019

50th annual World Series of Poker opens in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — The 50th edition of World Series of Poker is kicking off in Las Vegas. The seven-week poker festival that opens Tuesday will feature 89 events with an expected combined prize pool of more than $200 million. To celebrate the milestone...
20:39, 05/28/2019

Police fire tear gas to disperse protesters from Champs Elysees after Bastille Day parade French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters from the Champs Elysees avenue on Sunday, a few hours after President Emmanuel Macron had presided over the Bastille Day military parade alongside other European leaders....
15:52, 07/14/2019

Will the LeBron James-Anthony Davis axis turn the Lakers from losers to champs? Just when it looked like the organization was a hopeless case, the Lakers have gone all-in to give LeBron James a superstar teammateThe Toronto Raptors hadn’t even made it back to Canada to celebrate their championship before their moment in the spot...
02:52, 06/17/2019

Hossein Ensan sees off 8,568 rivals to claim $10m at World Series of Poker German player wins after 11-day competition in Las Vegas55-year-old is first non-US champion since 2014Germany’s Hossein Ensan outlasted Italy’s Dario Sammartino and Canada’s Alex Livingston to claim the $10m title early on Wednesday at the 50th Worl...
21:52, 07/17/2019

The Latest: ‘Jeopardy!’ champ loses poker world series debut LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer playing at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas (all times local): 8:05 p.m. “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports ga...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Facebook AI Pluribus defeats top poker professionals in 6-player Texas Hold ‘em This video shows sample hands from Pluribus' experiment against professional poker players. Cards are turned face up to make it easier to see Pluribus' strategy. Courtesy of Carnegie-Mellon University. Poker-playing AIs typically perform well again...
22:13, 07/11/2019

'Jeopardy!' superstar testing his gambling skills in the World Series of Poker Jeopardy superstar James Holzhauer may have put down the buzzer, but he's picking up his chips and heading to Las Vegas to participate in the World Series of Poker on Monday....
00:13, 06/24/2019

Tiger Woods loses poker duel to Russell Westbrook in worst way Tigers Woods’ good fortune appears to be running thin. Since winning the Masters for his 15th major title in April, he failed to make the cut at the PGA Championship two weeks ago and recently lost a high-stakes poker bet to Oklahoma Thunder star Rus...
13:00, 05/27/2019

James Holzhauer to donate half of World Series of Poker winnings “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer’s 15 minutes of fame aren’t over just yet. The professional sports gambler ended his game show run after 31 wins, banking $2.46 million in prize money. Now, he’s hoping his winning strea...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Jeopardy! champs Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer now facing off on the true mental battlefield: Twitter Well, it’s finally happened: Just as we summoned into being the Cardi B vs. Nicki fight, or the feud between Kanye West, and, well, everybody, now the collective will of the internet appears to have provoked an online rivalry between once-and-current...
17:13, 05/05/2019

'Poker Brat' is born: 30 years later, inside Phil Hellmuth's stunning arrival Thirty years ago, a 24-year-old from Wisconsin dethroned two-time defending World Series of Poker main event champion Johnny Chan. This is the story of how the world found out about Phil Hellmuth....
16:39, 07/02/2019

German poker pro Hossein Esnan wins World Series main event In a high-stakes head-to-head between two European rivals, Hossein Esnan has come out victorious with the $10 million grand prize in Las Vegas. He said if it weren't for good cards and a bit of luck, he'd be runner-up....
22:52, 07/17/2019

2019 World Series of Poker preview: Past highlights, new events, storylines to know The 2019 World Series of Poker hits its 50th year with the start of play on Wednesday. Here are the moments that have defined the WSOP, as well as a comprehensive preview of this year's event....
02:00, 05/29/2019

Poker Bots, Earthquake Scars, and What to See at SDCC 2019: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week 2019 Comic-Con International: San Diego is coming this week, which means our team will be on the ground, providing you with on-the-scene coverage of pop culture and fandom as well as hoping our fellow attendees please, please exercise some acceptable...
06:00, 07/15/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer finishes out of money at World Series of Poker debut LAS VEGAS — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer finished out of money in his World Series of Poker debut on Monday, a tournament official said. Holzhauer finished in 454th place among more than 1,800 entrants in a No-...
08:39, 06/25/2019

Russian online poker star killed in reported hair dryer accident at home A Russian online poker star was discovered dead in her Moscow home last week after electrocuting herself while using a hairdryer during a bath, according to local media....
18:26, 06/16/2019

Hossein Ensan wins $10 million in prize money for World Series of Poker victory Hossein Ensan beat out 8,568 other competitors to win $10 million first-place prize in the World Series of Poker's main event on Wednesday morning.       ...
21:52, 07/17/2019

Red Dead Online update news: Big patch introduces Poker, Free Roam, new items and MORE Rockstar has announced a massive new update is coming to Red Dead Online today that will update the game in so many different ways it's almost impossble to keep track of them. But we did - just about. Here's everything you need to know....
19:39, 05/14/2019

Three-time Super Bowl champion Richard Seymour cleans up at World Series of Poker Three-time Super Bowl champion defensive lineman Richard Seymour earned millions in his playing career between the New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders but got a little bit richer this week....
20:52, 07/12/2019

AI flushed by poker success but athletes can reap benefits of virtual reality | Sean Ingle After a machine beat poker players hands down, athletes can take comfort from the fact that computer technology could help them significantly improve their performanceAnd still the machines rise. First chess was conquered. Then Go. Now, as revealed i...
14:39, 07/15/2019

Honoring women's basketball champs has been an annual White House tradition — until President Trump While championship visits have become more sporadic across all sports under Trump, they've become rare for women's teams. Baylor will be first.        ...
17:00, 04/29/2019

Scudamore says closed-off Champs League idea 'out of order' Former Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore says it would be "completely out of order" for the Champions League to be turned into a largely closed-off competition        ...
18:26, 05/12/2019

US crowns men's, women's 3-on-3 basketball champs in Vegas Former NBA player Robbie Hummel led Ariel Slow & Steady to a 21-12 win over Ariel NYAC to win the men's title, while AP All-American Sabrina Ionescu led Oregon to a 21-20 victory over Drive        ...
11:26, 05/05/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: Big 3 rule men; more champs in women's tennis As tennis heads to Wimbledon, Big 3 are in charge of men's game, while women's tennis keeps finding new champions        ...
23:00, 06/27/2019

Learning What Vets Could Not Tell: What They Did in World War II Seventy-five years after D-Day, families of veterans who never spoke about the war are turning to professional researchers to piece their stories together from military records....
21:00, 06/05/2019

QB Smith: Big step will be learning to run again In his first public comments since suffering a devastating leg injury in November, Redskins quarterback Alex Smith says he hasn't abandoned hope of playing football again but knows there are a number of steps to get there....
16:39, 06/21/2019

AI 101: How learning computers are becoming smarter IBT Many companies use the term artificial intelligence, or AI, as a way to generate excitement for their products and to present themselves as on the cutting edge of tech development. But what exactly is artificial intelligence? What does it involve...
00:52, 07/14/2019

The New Machine When the last week of June rolls around next year, former congressman Joe Crowley and his friends in the Queens Democratic Party might want to just take the week off. Maybe hit the beach, or the mountains, or something—anything—that doesn’t involve e...
20:26, 06/26/2019

'Jeopardy!' phenom James Holzhauer is playing in the World Series of Poker James Holzhauer, who captivated the nation with his "Jeopardy!" run, is entering two World Series of Poker events this summer.       ...
01:39, 06/23/2019

Humans and AI will work better when they start learning from each other In the age of big data and breathtaking advances of artificial intelligence, social infrastructure promotes digital engagement and active presence. Digital democracy propagates the participation of a growing number of users to interact with instituti...
20:26, 07/05/2019

N4T Lifesaver: Technology no substitute for learning CPR TUCSON – Swim season is upon us, and one big part of the ABCs of water safety is learning CPR. “Studies show that for every minute that CPR is not being done, that you decrease ten percent in survival,” Northwest Fire District Captain Brian Kee...
05:13, 05/11/2019

Neville and England learning value of consistency "England\u0027s Lionesses are into the semi-finals of the Women\u0027s World Cup - and it seems that head coach Phil Neville has finally started to work out what his strongest starting line-up is."...
09:52, 06/28/2019

Ask Engadget: What are the best language learning apps? The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. I...
08:00, 06/02/2019

Learning to think and talk straight | Letter Brigid Purcell recommends a book, Straight and Crooked Thinking, that should be put into the hands of every teenagerDavid Thouless’s obituary (13 July) mentions his father, Robert, but fails to mention the latter’s most notable publication, which con...
04:13, 07/17/2019

New AI programming language goes beyond deep learning A team of MIT researchers is making it easier for novices to get their feet wet with artificial intelligence, while also helping experts advance the field. In a paper presented at the Programming Language Design and Implementation conference this ...
01:52, 06/27/2019

Best online learning platforms of 2019 When it comes to training and education, online platforms are increasingly becoming the norm, whether it's packages supplied in-house or by third-party providers.The number of Learning Management Systems (LMS) isn't just increasing dramatic...
22:39, 07/05/2019

Learning is key for WTCR wildcard Engstler "Learning will be key for Luca Engstler when the German teenager makes his debut in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO in Slovakia next week."...
12:39, 05/02/2019

Just Taron Egerton learning what a "bussy" is Oh, innocence. We all had it at some point, and we all lost it at some point. Sometimes that loss is sought out, other times it just slaps you in the face, leaving your young, mushy brain with no clear path back to naivety. The latter appears to have...
09:13, 06/01/2019

Learning from Canada’s carbon blunder Last month, Canada rolled out its federal carbon tax to four provinces, creating a new tax on all goods based on their total carbon footprint. While polluting less is a worthy goal for us all, the plan will only take money from taxpayers to fill gove...
06:26, 05/20/2019

That New Jon Snow Theory Sucks, and Here's Why The latest episode of Game of Thrones bought the war to end all wars crashing down on Winterfell, with a surprisingly dramatic conclusion to one of the show’s biggest threats. It’d be exciting, if only had it not brought with it a tide of completely ...
12:39, 05/03/2019

Can Learning a Foreign Language Prevent Dementia? You may have heard that learning another language is one method for preventing or at least postponing the onset of dementia. Dementia refers to the loss of cognitive abilities, and one of its most common forms is Alzheimer’s disease. At this ti...
18:39, 07/19/2019

In Planet Zoo, You Can Only Get Good By Learning Facts About Animals Planet Zoo is the latest simulator from Frontier Developments, the creators of Roller Coaster Tycoon and the recent Planet Coaster. In this one, you’re building a zoo and making sure all the animals are well cared for, which comes with unexpected cha...
17:26, 06/18/2019

Accountability and reproducibility in deep learning through DeepOps With the many advantages of deep learning -- and the massive amounts of data required -- come challenges that data scientists face on a day-to-day basis.Read More...
13:52, 07/10/2019

Osmo releases iPad learning kit for preschoolers Here's an interesting alternative to playing your toddler more Sesame Street reruns: Edtech company Osmo has launched an iPad-enabled learning tool for the preschool set. Aimed at children between the ages of 3 to 5 years old, the Little Genius ...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Apex Legends Players Are Learning A Lot About Leviathans Apex Legends Season Two brought some changes to the game’s map. Leviathans, those dinosaur-like monsters that used to stand in the water off King’s Canyon, are now stationed across the landscape. In the two days since the season launched, players hav...
02:26, 07/05/2019

The Health Issue: Learning From the Lazarus Effect Most clinical trials for cancer drugs are failures. But for a handful of patients, a drug proves to be nearly a cure. What can science learn from these “exceptional responders”?...
14:49, 04/28/2019

For These Muslims, Learning the Quran Starts With YouTube A group of Indonesians have begun translating the Quran into sign language, helping millions of deaf Muslims get access to their holiest book for the first time....
05:52, 05/09/2019

Start learning the Java essentials with this $31 course bundle Budding programming professional can add this vital tool to their coding skillset with the training in The Ultimate Java Expert Certification Bundle. The collection is on sale now at over 90 percent off its retail price, just $31.01 from TNW Deals....
15:27, 07/06/2019

A beginner’s guide to AI: Supervised and unsupervised learning Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. This is also a part of our “Beginner’s guide to AI,” featuring articles on algorithms, neural networks, computer...
18:52, 07/06/2019

Learning to overcome my fear of singing was as easy as do-re-mi I thought I couldn’t sing. Then I discovered there’s no such thing as ‘tone deaf’ – and that singing is not very different to speakingIt’s lunchtime on a sunny day in early June. I’m standing on London’s Fleet Street outside an imposing door that’s s...
19:00, 06/15/2019

The theory behind the Yankees’ ever-changing lineup ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — When the Yankees’ lineup was posted on the clubhouse wall early Saturday afternoon and had Edwin Encarnacion hitting fifth and Didi Gregorius on the bench, it was just the latest different lineup manager Aaron Boone has filled ...
12:39, 07/07/2019

The sexy theory behind T. rex’s tiny arms Paleontologists have discovered a remarkable amount of new information about dinosaurs over the past few decades. Michael J. Benton, a professor of vertebrate paleontology at the University of Bristol in England, was part of the team that in 2008 con...
02:52, 06/02/2019

Why Jim Parsons Decided He Was Done With The Big Bang Theory Sometimes, even if you're the star of one of the most popular shows on TV, you just want to do something else. It was Jim Parsons' decision to walk away from CBS' The Big......
07:52, 05/16/2019

The 2019 TT - Isle of Man and Machine The world's most famous motorcycle event returns for 2019. We go behind the scenes In 2019, the Isle of Man TT remains one of the most extreme motorsport events in the bike calendar, where road racers risk it all on the mountain. This documentary ...
15:52, 07/08/2019

IK Multimedia’s $250 drum machine is available now IK Multimedia's $250 drum machine, Uno Drum, is available starting today. The company announced the portable, battery-powered device last month, but we weren't sure when it would be available....
07:39, 06/15/2019

At the N.R.A., a Cash Machine Sputtering As the gun rights group lavished pay and perks on its leaders and partners, fueling infighting, it increasingly relied on its own charity for funds. Tax experts have questions....
07:13, 05/15/2019

How to prevent AIOps becoming just another cog in the machine Over the past few years, companies have been rapidly transitioning to dynamic, hybrid cloud environments to keep up with the constant demand to deliver something new. However, whilst the cloud offers the agility that enterprises crave, the ever-chang...
13:52, 05/09/2019

This Old Fiat Contains a Time Machine Have you ever wanted to travel back to 1972? I can’t say as I have, but if it had to be 1972 or no time travel, I’d definitely volunteer for that trip. That’s a bit of what it’s like to drive an old hotted up Fiat Cinquecento on a sunny day through t...
10:13, 06/18/2019

Learning to Listen, in a Los Angeles Cafe Built for Vinyl Japanese-style listening bars, where D.J.’s spin carefully selected records for a hushed audience, are arriving in America. But truly appreciating them can take a little practice....
02:26, 06/04/2019

Raising hemp a learning experience for Philpot family PHILPOT, Ky. (AP) — The federal legalization of hemp through the Hemp Farming Act, a part of the 2018 Farm Bill, has brought seasoned farmers and would-be gold rushers alike into the hemp game. For those neo-farmers hoping to cash in, hemp represents...
22:26, 06/15/2019

This AI-powered bot is learning how to tweet like Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin There’s a new form of artificial intelligence that mimics Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin with alarming accuracy. Vitalik Boterin is a bot powered by machine learning (ML). It regularly tweets unique nuggets of wisdom that read eerily similar to ...
21:39, 05/22/2019

Trump stopped attacks against Iran after learning 150 people might die President Trump said in a string of tweets that the reason he scrapped planned military strikes against Iran was because he learned that dozens of Iranians would die....
18:00, 06/21/2019

Redskins’ Alex Smith learning to run again after horrific injury All hope is not lost for Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith after the devastating leg injury that ended his 2018 season. There were questions as to whether Smith ever would be able to play football again after he suffered a compound fracture ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Tsitsipas faces steep learning curve at Wimbledon The rise of Stefanos Tsitsipas is one of the feel-good stories of tennis this year but the Greek world number six with the infectious smile and aggressive game will be out of his comfort zone as the grass-court season builds up to Wimbledon....
12:26, 06/25/2019

What Daniel Jones is learning with eyes glued on Eli Manning Daniel Jones is adhering to a Yogi Berra doctrine when it comes to developing as an NFL quarterback as a teammate of Eli Manning. Berra once said, “You can observe a lot just by watching,” and Jones is keeping his eyes fixed squarely on the 38-...
23:52, 05/28/2019

Meghan Trainor Is ''Devastated'' After Learning About Her Fan's Death: ''I'll Keep You in My Heart'' Meghan Trainor shared the heartbreaking news that one of her biggest supporters passed away. On Tuesday, the "Good Mornin'" singer took a moment to dedicate an Instagram post......
11:52, 06/12/2019

Einstein's theory was proved a century ago today A century ago today a British astronomer verified one of the most revolutionary scientific ideas to have ever been proposed: Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity....
10:39, 05/29/2019

A Theory Why Marvel Movies Don't Dominate Japan Marvel movies are successful in Japan. They are popular. But while Avengers: Endgame dominated theaters around the world for weeks, it was soon toppled in Japan by the latest Detective Conan anime. Why are American superhero movies less popular in Ja...
16:00, 05/30/2019

How The Big Bang Theory came to rely on over familiar chemistry Once the geeks got the girls the show’s family-friendly comedy was smothered in cosinessWhat’s the greatest sweeping gender generalisation you can think of? For men, that intelligence equates to social ineptitude? For women, that blond equals dumb? I...
15:39, 05/13/2019

The Madman Theory Of The Montreal/Tampa Bay Rays Any self-respecting student of insane Machiavellian gambits should be familiar with the Madman Theory, Richard Nixon’s self-invented strategy for winning the war in Vietnam. The theory, as recounted by Nixon chief of staff H.R. Haldeman after he got ...
19:26, 06/27/2019

This Euphoria Fan Theory Actually Sounds Incredibly Legit Everybody loves a fan theory, and this one is a classic if extremely depressing one. Amidst all the drug use and nudity and penises, there are some other things on HBO's Euphoria to......
00:13, 07/06/2019

How The Big Bang Theory Cast Has Changed Since Their First Season We're just one day away from the series finale of The Big Bang Theory. After 12 seasons, the beloved CBS sitcom--starring Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg,......
07:52, 05/16/2019

Bruins vs. Blues: Why ‘zig-zag theory’ may not pay off for Boston backers Will the Zamboni zig-zag through the 2019 Stanley Cup Finals? Old-school sharps wouldn’t be shocked. A dramatic Game 2 bounce-back from the Blues showed why so many bettors consider using the “zig-zag” theory in playoff betting. The pre-series underd...
23:39, 06/01/2019

‘The Big Bang Theory’ makes history in Washington, DC ‘The Big Bang Theory” ended its run three weeks ago, but will live on in perpetuity — not only in repeats but as part of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington, DC. “BBT” producer Warner Bros. Television has donated a sle...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Wild theory on Ice Age wolf’s head emerges Scientists are investigating whether a giant, 40,000-year-old wolf’s head found perfectly preserved beneath Siberian permafrost could have been chopped off by hunters....
15:52, 06/18/2019

Satoshi Nakamoto left Bitcoin because of the CIA, a theory Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and info to keep you up to date in the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency world. Bitcoin‘s pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto has been noticeably absent for most of its existence. There’s ...
18:00, 07/19/2019

Pete Buttigieg Says There Have Probably Been Gay Presidents. Here’s Why That Theory Is Complicated Pete Buttigieg believes he probably won’t be the first gay president if he’s elected in 2020. In an interview with Axios on HBO, the South Bend, Ind. mayor was asked how he’d respond to critics who call him too young, too liberal an...
06:26, 06/18/2019

The best sous vide machine and gear By Tim Barribeau and Nick Guy This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to sous vi...
00:00, 07/01/2019

Get a Brother Sewing Machine For Just $100, Today Only Today only, this highly-rated Brother RSQ9185 Computerized Sewing and Quilting Machine is marked down to just $100, an all-time low. This particular refurbished model makes it easy by including 130 programmed-in stitches....
22:39, 05/06/2019

Will midengine Corvette be a conquest machine? The least expensive Porsche 911, the Carrera, starts at $92,350, including shipping, and has a six-cylinder engine with 125 hp less than the Corvette's 495-hp V-8....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Bidding for this like-new Enigma Machine starts at $200,000 If you’re feeling flush this week, then perhaps instead of buying a second Bugatti you might consider picking up this lightly used Enigma Machine. These devices, the scourge of the Allies in World War II, are rarely for sale to begin with — and...
22:26, 05/28/2019

Best virtual machine software of 2019 Virtuality was once a capability of mainframe computers, and now even smartphones can do it.Being able to segment the computer into different virtual versions has many advantages, specifically in respect of isolating experimental code from other crit...
16:00, 06/08/2019

Can the Rife machine treat cancer? The Rife machine delivers a low energy electromagnetic frequency into the body. It usually consists of a controller box and two electrical pads that a person attaches to their hands or feet. Proponents claim that it can cure cancer and HIV, but there...
23:13, 07/02/2019

Farmer amputates own leg to escape machine A Nebraska farmer is recovering after cutting off his own leg with a pocket knife to save himself from a piece of farm equipment he was caught in. (May 15)        ...
22:26, 05/15/2019

More than a machine: Niki Lauda was an F1 rebel in his own way Lauda was not an emotionless automaton but a driven competitor who cared little for others’ opinionsA common view of Niki Lauda is that he was an emotion-free calculating machine, the antithesis of his great rival James Hunt. The misconception gained...
14:26, 05/21/2019

Start Every Morning With Espresso From This $85 Machine Hands down, Nespresso is the easiest way to make decent espresso at home. Their space-saving Inissia model is down to $85 in today’s Amazon Gold Box, the best price of the year....
14:13, 05/31/2019

The Windows 10 misinformation machine fires up again The loudest voices screaming about Windows 10 sometimes have no idea what they're talking about. Case in point: This dire warning from Gordon Kelly at Forbes, who is as ill-informed as ever....
02:52, 07/08/2019

Video: The 2019 TT - Isle of Man and Machine The world's most famous motorcycle event returns for 2019. We go behind the scenes In 2019, the Isle of Man TT remains one of the most extreme motorsport events in the bike calendar, where road racers risk it all on the mountain. This documentary ...
17:52, 07/06/2019

Why Not Everyone Should Sleep with a White Noise Machine For those in search of safe, non-drug sleep aids, sound machines are a popular choice. A National Sleep Foundation poll from 2012 found that 5% of Americans sleep with a “sound conditioner,” which is a catchall term for a fan, phone app, ...
04:00, 06/05/2019

Many parents struggle to adjust after learning child is gay, study finds Pride flag / Getty Images Stacy Feintuch, a mother of two in suburban New Jersey, said she didn’t know what was wrong when her oldest daughter, Amanda, 17, began to withdraw. “I confronted her and said, ‘You need to talk to me,’” Feintuch said: “She ...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Google Cloud launches Deep Learning Containers in beta Google Cloud Platform's Deep Learning Containers offers environments for virtual machines to test or deploy machine learning-fueled apps or services.Read More...
02:26, 06/27/2019

Selfless stranger buys supplies for teacher after learning about her $35K salary An Arizona elementary school teacher, who drew widespread sympathy last year when she shared her meager salary on Facebook, said a New York City businessman has "adopted" her classroom to ensure her students have crucial school supplies....
23:26, 05/02/2019

Lizzo Cries While Opening Up About Depression, Learning to Accept Sadness and Joy Lizzo is sharing a candid message about depression and self-love. The 31-year-old "Juice" singer has taken to social media to talk about the highs and lows in life and learning......
03:13, 06/22/2019

IDSS hosts inaugural Learning for Dynamics and Control conference Over the next decade, the biggest generator of data is expected to be devices which sense and control the physical world. From autonomy to robotics to smart cities, this data explosion — paired with advances in machine learning — creates new possibil...
20:00, 07/10/2019

How federated learning could shape the future of AI in a privacy-obsessed world As privacy becomes a selling point, federated learning will grow among tech giants and industries where privacy protection is required, like health care.Read More...
15:52, 06/03/2019

FBI warns of rise in cyberattacks against schools as they embrace digital learning The kind of attacks more commonly reserved for banks and other institutions holding sensitive data are increasingly targeting school systems around the country....
23:26, 07/16/2019

Rubik's Cube solved by deep learning algorithm in fraction of a second Artificial intelligence, which may at some point automate your job and can already defeat professionals in six-player poker, is now able to solve Rubik's Cube faster than any human....
09:52, 07/17/2019

Russia's Yandex says it's learning lessons from Lyft for its own ride-hailing IPO Russian tech giant Yandex is still planning an initial public offering for its ride-hailing business, and it's not been deterred by Lyft's struggling stock, according to a top exec....
16:52, 04/28/2019

Higher Learning: in praise of John Singleton's forgotten masterwork The late writer-director’s 1995 college-set drama was met with a lukewarm reception on release but, looking back, its themes were eerily prescient “I am a black man in America. I have so much angst. So that’s what I’m going to write about,” said then...
18:13, 05/04/2019

Theory of stowaway hijacker may explain the mystery of MH370 A stowaway hijacker intentionally plunging Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 into the ocean is one possible scenario that some aviation experts say may have doomed the plane that became modern aviation’s biggest mystery. MH370 disappeared shortly af...
23:39, 07/06/2019

The Big Bang Theory Will "Re-do" Series Finale for Unsatisfied Fans? The Big Bang Theory is ending on Thursday, May 16, but if you're not happy with how the adventures of Sheldon, Leonard, Penny and the rest of the gang, well, too bad. Or...maybe you're in......
01:26, 05/17/2019

Alternative theory of gravity makes a nearly testable prediction Enlarge / Galaxy clusters generated by the Universe simulator IllustrisTNG. (credit: TNG Collaboration) From our current perspective, the Universe seems to be dominated by two things we find frustratingly difficult to understand. One of these is da...
19:39, 07/14/2019

University backtracks on disputed Voynich manuscript theory Bristol distances itself from academic who claims to have solved century-old mysteryA university that breathlessly declared one of its academics had cracked the code of the celebrated Voynich manuscript has been forced into an embarrassing climbdown ...
21:52, 05/17/2019

The GOP’s increasing embrace of Trump’s Russia conspiracy theory When Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) first raised questions about the process of obtaining warrants using the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, GOP leaders cautioned it should not be used to undermine the Mueller investigation. That's exactly how it...
15:39, 05/11/2019

You'll love or hate this theory about Todd Phillips’ The Joker While the trailer for Todd Phillips’ The Joker did an effective job of establishing the film’s creepy tone and highlighting Joaquin Phoenix’ bizarre physicality, it also left a lot of questions unanswered. What pushes Arthur Fleck into a life of crim...
23:26, 05/06/2019

Ninja Theory's 'Bleeding Edge' is 4-on-4 melee madness Executives from UK game studio Ninja Theory, the folks behind Heavenly Sword and Devil May Cry, took to the Microsoft Theater stage on Sunday to reveal the trailer for their latest game, Bleeding Edge....
02:39, 06/10/2019

Bazinga! Streaming Deal for 'The Big Bang Theory' Comes Into Play AT&T’s WarnerMedia, which produces ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ will have to weigh the benefits of stocking its new streaming service with a prized piece of content versus a lucrative licensing deal with a rival like Netflix....
17:13, 05/15/2019

An emotional send-off for lovable geeks of ‘Big Bang Theory’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Big Bang Theory” has ended its 12-season run with some big changes for its band of lovable geeks. The CBS sitcom aired its final two episodes Thursday in an hour-long finale that drew the series to a close after 27...
11:39, 05/17/2019

AI passes theory of mind test by imagining itself in another's shoes AI has passed a test used to assess theory of mind in dominant and subordinate chimpanzees, paving the way towards machines that are more effective at communicating with humans...
11:00, 07/19/2019

Vatican condemns gender theory as bid to destroy nature The Vatican condemned gender theory on Monday as part of a "confused concept of freedom", saying in a new document that the idea of gender being determined by personal feeling rather than biology was an attempt to "annihilate nature"....
19:13, 06/10/2019

‘Big Bang Theory’ exits TV airwaves with emotional episode LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Big Bang Theory” is over. CBS aired the sitcom’s last two episodes “The Change Constant” then “The Stockholm Syndrome” in an hour-long finale Thursday evening. The comedy about the adv...
06:26, 05/17/2019

“Big Bang Theory” finale gets galactic ratings to win week LOS ANGELES (AP) — In its last blast, “The Big Bang Theory” topped the TV ratings by a light-year. The finale of the nerdy CBS comedy’s 12-season run drew 18.5 million live viewers Thursday night to easily win the week. Sunday’...
21:13, 05/21/2019

Comedy 'Big Bang Theory' makes sentimental farewell Sheldon and Amy won their Nobel Prize and the elevator was finally fixed in a sentimental finale on Thursday to television comedy series "The Big Bang Theory" that left fans in tears of delight....
05:13, 05/17/2019

These Hidden Women Helped Invent Chaos Theory Two programmers played a key role in developing chaos theory and the famous butterfly effect, but they've been left out of virtually all accounts of the work....
15:39, 05/26/2019

Former Minister Disses Darwin's Theory, Says "We Are Children Of Rishis" A former Union Minister's comments doubting Darwin's theory of evolution caused a bit of a kerfuffle in parliament on Friday. Satya Pal Singh, a senior BJP lawmaker, declared in the Lok Sabha that he......
18:26, 07/19/2019

Jim Parsons on Ending The Big Bang Theory: "I Played the S--t Out of That Character" Some may have wondered how Jim Parsons could walk away from the easy money of The Big Bang Theory, but it sounds like it was simply time for him to move on from Sheldon Cooper. "I......
22:26, 06/19/2019

Inside look at Aaron Boone’s theory for resting Yankees ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the way baseball organizations emphasize resting players throughout the season, we may have seen the last of the player who participates in all 162 games. That’s OK by Aaron Boone. “I don’t think 162 is ideal. I think you ...
12:54, 07/06/2019

Hyperdimensional computing theory could lead to AI with memories and reflexes A team of scientists from the University of Maryland recently came up with a take on the hyperdimensional computing theory that could give robots memories and reflexes. This could break the stalemate we seem to be at with autonomous vehicles and othe...
00:00, 05/18/2019

Does This Foldable Screen Work? There's a Machine to Test It As device makers like Samsung and others push to bring foldable phones to market, a Japanese company is developing specialized machines to check the quality of the underlying components and materials....
17:13, 05/13/2019

Brain-Machine Interfaces Could Give Us All Superpowers The new documentary 'I Am Human' chronicles how neurotechnology could restore sight, retrain the body, and treat diseases—then make us all more than human....
15:39, 05/02/2019

CHEAP: ARRGHHH CAFFEINE (here’s $270 off a Nespresso machine) Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Ever got that feeling of relief when you walk into your hotel room after a long trip and see the coffee machine? Oh how sweet that first sip of freshly made cuppa...
16:52, 07/09/2019

Masked raiders rob German cafe with a machine gun A coffee shop in the town of Oberursel in central Germany has been robbed by five people armed with a machine gun. The group attacked customers with pepper spray before stealing thousands of euros....
12:13, 05/06/2019

It’s possible to build a Turing machine within Magic: The Gathering Enlarge / Assemble just the right deck, and draw just the right cards, and you'll get the equivalent of a universal Turing machine within the game, a new study finds. That makes it the most computationally complex real-world game yet known. (credit: ...
16:39, 06/23/2019

Japan Now Has Gundam-Shaped Vending Machine When you think of Japan, you probably think of Gundam. Maybe you think of vending machines. Now both have been joined into one single entity. Behold, the Gundam-shaped vending machine....
14:13, 07/17/2019

This Skoda Concept Car Gets A Built In Washing Machine Developed and built by Skoda UK, the Karoq Velo was conceived by a team of passionate cyclists to help fellow riders enjoy the perfect ride this summer. Its numerous unique design features were shaped......
11:26, 06/11/2019

The Wayback Machine can now highlight changes in copy on websites Since its launch in 2001, the Wayback Machine has been a very useful digital archive of the World Wide Web. By frequently crawling and caching pages for the archive, the Wayback Machine has amassed over 366 billion web pages, 20 million books and tex...
13:39, 06/26/2019

Snapchat's Viral Garbage Machine Strikes Again Snapchat filters—love’em or hate’em, about once a year one goes viral, floods your timeline, and you think to yourself, “Oh yeah, Snapchat still exists.”Read more......
22:00, 05/17/2019

Ex-F1 driver Ericsson didn't expect steep IndyCar learning curve Ex-Formula 1 driver Marcus Ericsson says he did not expect his IndyCar learning curve to be as steep as it has been, after securing his first podium at Detroit...
17:52, 06/03/2019

Lakers GM Rob Pelinka Is Reportedly Learning How The Salary Cap Works In Real Time The Los Angeles Lakers are going to enter next season with a roster of extremes. On one hand, LeBron James and Anthony Davis seem like the league’s most seamless pick-and-roll partnership. On the other, the team seems determined to add a third maximu...
03:39, 06/21/2019

Women's World Cup: Lena Oberdorf – The 17-year-old student learning fast Her coach says she's "fantastic," and Lena Oberdorf has made made her mark at the World Cup while taking time out from school. With Germany through to round of 16, she could enhance her reputation against South Africa....
22:13, 06/14/2019

Amazon researchers bolsters Alexa’s language learning with preexisting knowledge In a newly published paper and accompanying blog post, researchers at Amazon describe a method of quickly adapting AI models to new dialects.Read More...
16:00, 06/11/2019

Wisconsin changes coaching approach after learning hard lessons from 2018 disappointment In the spring Wisconsin coaches adjusted how they practiced certain game situations after struggling in 2018 with high expectations.       ...
03:39, 07/20/2019

William Barr leans in on his deep-state conspiracy theory The attorney general says the answers he's gotten have been "inadequate" and suggests his Democratic critics "may be concerned about the outcome of a review of what happened during the election."...
18:13, 05/17/2019

'Big Bang Theory' cast bids farewell at finale taping Tears, hugs and speeches were plentiful on Tuesday night as the cast of "The Big Bang Theory" took their final bow at the last live taping of their long-running sitcom....
01:52, 05/02/2019

Latin, Hebrew … proto-Romance? New theory on Voynich manuscript Researcher claims to have solved mystery of 15th-century text but others are scepticalSome say it is a medieval medical manual written in abbreviated Latin and aimed at well-to-do women. Not true, say others: it was written in Hebrew by an Italian ph...
17:00, 05/16/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' set will now be part of Warner Bros. studio tour Fans of The Big Bang Theory can soon relive their favorite moments from the groundbreaking hit comedy series as part of Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood....
20:00, 06/11/2019

Exclusive: DNA solves Rudolf Hess doppelgänger conspiracy theory Adolf Hitler's deputy flew to Scotland in 1941 and was imprisoned for the rest of his life. But was the man in Spandau really Rudolf Hess? Now a DNA test has revealed the truth...
14:53, 04/28/2019

'Game Of Thrones' Fan Theory About Bran Convinces Many (Spoiler Alert) A fan theory on 'Game Of Thrones' is going viral online. According to Reddit user 'Cold Being', it could be that Bran is himself the Night King. Here's why....
11:13, 05/03/2019

Catholic Church rejects use of gender identity theory in education In a new document aimed at Catholic schools, the Church has rejected the idea that people should be free to choose their gender. The LGBT community has said the document would encourage more hatred and bigotry....
01:52, 06/11/2019

A Nerdy Theory About Why PS5 and Project Scarlett Aren't Coming Until 2020 Let’s think about this. Disappointing as it might be, we’re not getting a new PlayStation or Xbox in 2019. There are a lot of reasons why. (And if you for sure know of a specific reason, you should DM me, email me, or tip us safely and securely via S...
23:39, 06/11/2019

Bob Newhart, aka ‘Professor Proton,’ bids farewell to ‘Big Bang Theory’ In 2013, TV legend Bob Newhart finally won an Emmy Award for his guest-starring role as Arthur Jeffries, aka Professor Proton, on “The Big Bang Theory” — after eight nominations dating back to 1962. “They were selling a bunch of computer nerds [to vi...
02:39, 05/17/2019

Modern Monetary Theory’s Reluctant Poster Child: Japan Despite its huge debt, the country remains an economic powerhouse. Some say it provides a model for the United States, but its leaders disavow the idea....
10:00, 06/05/2019

'Young Sheldon' paid sweet tribute to 'The Big Bang Theory' Just when loyal viewers of "The Big Bang Theory" thought they'd seen the very last of Sheldon, Leonard, Amy, Penny, Bernadette, Howard and Raj, "Young Sheldon" proved them wrong....
04:39, 05/18/2019

"They Have Mumbai Police Protection": Karnataka Minister's Crisis Theory DK Suresh alleged that BJP's national leaders were behind the political crisis in Karnataka. "They do not want any government or any opposition party to rule in any state. They are destroying......
12:13, 07/08/2019

I Kept Hearing My Masculinity Was Under Attack by 'The Gay Agenda,' So I Went to Pride to Test This Theory On June 11, 2016, Omar Mateen—armed with a semi-automatic assault rifle, a 9mm Glock and an insatiable disregard for human life—destroyed 49 innocent lives while causing irreparable harm and suffering to 53 others....
19:13, 06/12/2019

The Big Bang Theory Final Scene--and Easter Eggs--Explained The Big Bang Theory ended with a sweet scene over, what else, Chinese food. The last scene of the series featured Bernadette (Melissa Rauch), Howard (Simon Helberg), Leonard (Johnny Galecki),......
22:39, 05/17/2019

‘I wasn’t involved in that’: Kushner is mum on Trump’s birther conspiracy theory In a wide-ranging interview with "Axios on HBO," Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser also questioned whether the Palestinians were capable of governing themselves....
22:13, 06/03/2019

The Big Bang Theory shot to popularity when “nerd culture” went mainstream Television ratings aren’t what they used to be. Gone are the days of not only everyone watching one show at the same time, but everyone even knowing about the same shows is long gone. There’s so much TV out there that it’s impossible to keep up. The ...
19:26, 05/15/2019

Director Richard Curtis Knows People Hate Love, Actually—and He Has a Theory as to Why Richard Curtis, the writer of such iconic romantic comedies as Notting Hill and Four Weddings and a Funeral, is aware that people have strong feelings about Love, Actually, the 2003 Christmas movie he wrote and directed. The movie wove together a num...
06:13, 06/21/2019

The Yankees’ James Paxton Has a Sore Left Knee, and a Theory as to Why The oft-injured left-hander had plenty of aches and pains in Seattle, but his knee wasn’t an issue until he encountered the hard dirt at Yankee Stadium....
04:39, 05/06/2019

Trump’s newest media-FBI collusion conspiracy theory is baseless Trump promoted a story about a New York Times reporter "flagging" information about Jared Kushner and Russians. It's clear he was merely asking for confirmation....
18:39, 06/21/2019

The Machine and his boat oar: How DJ LeMahieu became a household (nick)name in the Bronx Despite some skepticism when he was signed, without All-Star DJ LeMahieu -- or whatever you want to call him -- the Yankees wouldn't be running away with the AL East....
20:13, 07/19/2019

Mayawati Says Would've Attended PM's Meet If Voting Machine Was On Agenda Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati today refused to attend the all-party meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the "One Nation One Election" Initiative....
13:13, 06/19/2019

The Weather Machine Reveals How the Forecast Is Made—and Why It's Now Threatened The weather forecast is one of the most ubiquitous things in our daily lives. People talk about it when there’s nothing else to say, farmers from the Midwest to Mali use it to decide when to plant crops, and everyone loves to (wrongly) complain when ...
21:13, 07/05/2019

The Netflix cash machine needs the kind of hits that money can’t buy It is worth $166bn and has 150m users. But as it loses the rights to other networks’ best shows, it must create its own classicsNetflix is a multibillion-dollar programming machine in dire need of homemade hits – and it can no longer rely on Friends ...
01:00, 07/14/2019

War Stories: Designing Dead Cells was a marriage of man and machine Video shot by Justin Wolfson, edited by John Cappello. Click here for transcript. Is it better to build a game by hand, piece by piece, or to program a computer that can build that game for you? In the cast of MotionTwin's Dead Cells, the answer is...
19:13, 07/17/2019

Muse review – dizzying rock spectacle for the machine age London Stadium Neon robots, isolation-suit acrobats, 23rd-century cops … the glam sci-fi fantasists throw the lot at their extravagantly dystopian stadium romp ‘We are caged in simulations,” reads the gigantic, stage-wide convex screen as a legion of...
16:26, 06/02/2019

How the 'Las Vegas of Italy' is kicking its slot machine addiction Once compared to Oxford, the university city of Pavia is now better known for gambling. These activists are fighting to change thatAt the start of this year, Massimo was standing on a bridge “determined to jump off”. The 45-year-old had been struggli...
10:26, 05/08/2019

Machine mind hack: The new threat that could scupper the AI revolution Even tiny tweaks to data can confuse AI algorithms, potentially arming cyber attackers with a way to undermine everything from image recognition to driverless cars...
21:13, 04/28/2019

Why Democrats’ oversight machine is moving so slowly against Trump House Democrats have kicked and screamed about the White House’s refusal to allow key Trump officials to come before Congress. But they haven’t done the one thing they can do to force the issue: Go to court.Democrats have handed out procedural slaps ...
19:39, 07/17/2019

How to train your machine: JPMorgan FX algos learn to trade better JPMorgan Chase, a top player in the $5.1 trillion-a-day global currency market has started applying a new technology that enables machine-trading programmes to learn from previous trades and search for the most profitable way to execute them....
15:52, 04/30/2019

Red Sox vs. Dodgers: Count on strikeout machine Chris Sale In the words of Apollo Creed, “there ain’t gonna be no rematch” if the Red Sox do not raise their game in the second half of the season. It’s a tough draw having to face the Dodgers off the break. Series is rematch of last year’s World Series, but ma...
03:13, 07/14/2019

Playing Atari's Hercules, The Biggest Pinball Machine Ever In 1979, Atari released a pinball machine called Hercules. At 3 feet wide, 7 feet tall, and 8 feet deep, it was the biggest production pinball machine ever made. If only it had been more fun!...
06:52, 05/16/2019

Florida woman accused of urinating in ice cream machine She’ll give you something to scream about. A Florida convenience store worker allegedly ruined an estimated $2,000 worth of ice cream at a rival business in the most disgusting way possible — by urinating, spitting and sticking her snot-covered...
22:52, 07/09/2019

The copy machine traded for Kyle Korver is dead Some, like Babe Ruth, were ousted for debt. Fellow baseball Hall of Famer Dave Winfield was traded for an extravagant dinner. On the hardwood, there’s Kyle Korver, whose well-told story of his amusing draft-day swap received an update over the ...
03:13, 05/23/2019

Game machine company reaches $1M settlement with Arizona PHOENIX (AP) — A New Jersey company has reached a $1 million settlement with Arizona over its distribution of rigged electronic gaming devices. The Arizona Attorney General’s Office announced Wednesday that a Maricopa County Superior Court judg...
08:52, 05/30/2019

North Carolina wants to know who owns voting-machine makers RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s elections board is delaying a decision on certifying voting-machine makers until learning more about who owns them as worries grow about foreign interference. Elections board chairman Robert Cordle said Fri...
20:13, 06/14/2019

AI brought a 60-year old music-making machine to life If you've seen Looney Tunes or The Simpsons, you've probably heard Raymond Scott's music -- which was adapted for those and other cartoons. But there's a good chance you haven't heard of Scott himself. A musician and inventor...
20:26, 04/29/2019

Big 12 preview: The Oklahoma QB machine adds Jalen Hurts Can Oklahoma stay on top while replacing another Heisman winner? Is Texas, you know, back? And what should we expect from Les Miles at Kansas? We answer all the Big 12's burning questions for 2019....
22:39, 07/16/2019

F-22 Raptor: Inside the Cockpit Of The "Ultimate Killing Machine" US Air Force's Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor aircraft has been described as the "ultimate killing machine". The all-weather stealth tactical fighter aircraft was conceived during the waning years of the......
15:39, 05/22/2019

Buttery Bandit: Thief Steals Popcorn Machine A Minnesota grandfather is speaking out after someone stole his granddaughter’s popcorn machine from the curb of his home in Moorhead. Dan Huotari said his granddaughter, Harper, was giving out lemonade and popcorn with a friend earlier this mo...
01:26, 05/14/2019

Roli’s Lumi is an advanced light-up keyboard that makes learning piano easy Anyone can learn to play the piano, but it takes dedication. People tend to give up not because it’s too difficult, but because they get bored practicing so much they don’t actually get to make any music. Roli wants to change that with the latest ent...
23:26, 06/18/2019

ABC News’ Jennifer Ashton on learning to cope, grow after ex-husband's shocking suicide Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC’ News’ chief medical correspondent, personally knows the harrowing toll that suicide takes on loved ones and survivors left behind after her physician ex-husband took his life in Feb. 2017....
07:13, 05/16/2019

Kieran Tripper: Learning Spanish my first priority at Atletico Madrid after leaving Tottenham Kieran Trippier was officially unveiled as an Atletico Madrid player on Thursday following his move from Tottenham and said his "first priority" was to learn Spanish....
17:26, 07/18/2019

Intel AI researchers combine reinforcement learning methods to teach 3D humanoid how to walk Intel AI researchers have devised methods to combine forms of reinforcement learning in order to teach OpenAI's Humanoid how to walk without falling.Read More...
06:00, 06/12/2019

Klay Thompson Remains Remarkably Calm Upon Learning He Lost A Chance At Another $30 Million The All-NBA teams came out today, and Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson isn’t on any of them. While teammates Steph Curry and Kevin Durant made the first and second teams, respectively, Thompson couldn’t even sneak onto the third team. Those ...
23:39, 05/23/2019

Liverpool under FSG: How learning from Fulham and Man Utd off the pitch helped bring glory back to Anfield As the city of Madrid turned into a speck on the horizon for the passengers of a flight chartered to bring the newly crowned champions of Europe back to Liverpool, John W Henry had plenty of time to consider everything that had led him to that moment...
10:13, 06/15/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup: Lena Oberdorf – The 17-year-old student learning fast Her coach says she's "fantastic," and Lena Oberdorf has made made her mark at the World Cup while taking time out from school. With Germany through to round of 16, she could enhance her reputation against South Africa....
11:39, 06/19/2019

NASA Selects Three Additional Informal Learning Institutions to Engage Learners in its Mission NASA’s Teams Engaging Affiliated Museums and Informal Institutions (TEAM II) has selected three additional informal education organizations to supplement the initial group selected in June 2018....
16:39, 04/28/2019

We're Finally Learning More about MU69, the Strange, Flat Rock in the Outer Solar System New Horizons mission scientists have released the first peer-reviewed results from their study of 2014 MU69, demonstrating just how “pristine” this object is.Read more......
23:26, 05/16/2019

Accelerated Learning Laboratory seeks meeting with Green Fields School for possible merge TUCSON – Accelerated Learning Laboratory is a science-based school, similar to Green Fields School who recently closed its doors and filed for bankruptcy. The closing of Green Fields can be seen as a business investment for some. While others s...
07:26, 07/17/2019

Kyle Kashuv may not be attending Harvard, but he’s learning a valuable lesson | Arwa Mahdawi The right is obsessed with lecturing liberals on personal responsibility – but as their response to Kashuv shows, they’re not so keen on taking responsibility themselvesThe leftist outrage mob is at it again: stifling free speech and ruining innocent...
04:39, 06/20/2019

Boston’s Latest Would-Be Champs Are Truly Boston’s The Bruins have won several championships in the 21st century, but unlike the others, a title this year would mean a duck boat parade with some hometown heroes....
09:13, 06/03/2019

Savarkar Pitched 2-Nation Theory Before Jinnah: Congress's Bhupesh Baghel The 2019 national elections may be over but the country's political discourse is still in a time warp. The political slugfest involving former Prime Ministers, the father of the nation and his......
21:13, 05/27/2019

Kawhi Leonard conspiracy theory only heightens Lakers-Clippers intrigue The notion Kawhi Leonard waited deep into free agency to join the Clippers in order to sabotage the Lakers' plans will add fuel to the L.A. rivalry.       ...
22:39, 07/07/2019

Move over, Einstein! 'Chameleon' theory provides alternate explanation for cosmos formation A group of scientists has created a computer simulation of the universe in order to test out an alternative theory to Albertn Einstein's theory of general relativity ....
17:26, 07/11/2019

'GoT' and 'Big Bang Theory' finales mark shift to fewer shared TV experiences Two major hits, "Game of Thrones" and "The Big Bang Theory," are signing off within days of each other. Whether those shared viewing experiences represent a celebration or a wake is once again the subject of debate in TV industry circles....
22:26, 05/18/2019

Trump’s newest media-FBI conspiracy theory is so baseless the newspaper behind it retracted it Trump promoted a story about a New York Times reporter "flagging" information about Jared Kushner and Russians. It's clear he was merely asking for confirmation....
04:52, 06/22/2019

‘Avengers: Endgame’ directors confirm the fan runtime theory is pure coincidence When you’re dealing with a cinematic universe as extensive and interconnected as Marvel’s 22-film saga that culminated with Avengers: Endgame, it’s pretty much a given that superfans will have plenty of material not only to chew ove...
04:39, 06/28/2019

Theory test pass rate drops to lowest level in a decade News 14 May, 2019 The proportion of learner drivers passing the driving theory test has fallen 18 per cent in a decade, new data reveals...
19:39, 05/14/2019

Jennifer Dulos’ family slams lawyer’s ‘irresponsible’ ‘Gone Girl’ theory A spokeswoman for the family of a missing Connecticut mom on Monday rejected the suggestion that she may have staged her own disappearance in a move similar to the plot of the thriller novel “Gone Girl.” The suggestion is “false and irresponsible,” s...
23:52, 06/25/2019

‘The Big Bang Theory’ finale leaves a legacy of famous guest stars ‘The Big Bang Theory” wraps its 12-season run with Thursday night’s one-hour finale (8-9 p.m. on CBS). TV’s top-rated ensemble comedy about a band of brilliant misfits has kept viewers laughing since 2007 with stars Jim Parsons (Sheldon), Johnny Gale...
02:39, 05/17/2019

‘Big Bang Theory’, most watched comedy in U.S., ends 12-year run with sentimental finale It was a sentimental finale on Thursday to television comedy series "The Big Bang Theory" that left fans in tears of delight. WARNING: Spoiler alert....
12:26, 05/17/2019

Johnny Galecki's Video of The Big Bang Theory Set Being Torn Down Will Bring a Tear to Your Eye If these behind-the-scenes pictures from the final episode of The Big Bang Theory got to you, well, you better grab some tissues before watching the video below. Series star Johnny......
18:26, 05/08/2019

The Big Bang Theory's Johnny Galecki Reveals Sex of First Child With a Paint Party Johnny Galecki is going big for his gender reveal party. Over the Memorial Day weekend, The Big Bang Theory star and his girlfriend Alaina Meyer invited family and close friends for a......
11:39, 05/28/2019

I Love This DIY Arcade Machine You Build as Easily as Ikea Furniture There isn’t a video game from the heyday of arcades you can’t play on a home console (or even your phone) now. But spending hours hunched over gaming cabinets in a seedy storefront was a wonderful childhood experience for many of us, and one that can...
18:00, 06/07/2019

New Skoda Karoq Velo concept car for cyclists has its own washing machine News 10 Jun, 2019 Skoda Karoq Velo is a concept version of the Karoq SUV, designed with cyclists in mind, with a built-in washing machine and pressure washer...
13:13, 06/10/2019

People Aren't Buying the American War Machine's Pitch for War With Iran If national security advisor John Bolton is Ahab, war with Iran has long been his Moby Dick. Now, Bolton’s dream of a new, disastrous conflict feels closer than ever to becoming reality....
19:13, 05/15/2019

| Guardiola hailed as 'obsessive' genius behind Man City winning machine Pep Guardiola was eulogised on Monday for his relentless hunger for success that propelled Manchester City to a second consecutive Premier League title....
16:39, 05/13/2019

Major voting machine maker backs away from paperless models Voting machine security is still a sore point, but at least some vendors are starting to change their tune. ES&S chief Tom Burt has declared that his company will "no longer sell" paperless voting machines as the "primary" voting device for a gi...
02:39, 06/10/2019

Retro metro: Kolkata's time travel machine – a cartoon A journey on Kolkata’s neglected but beautiful metro is also a trip back in time, says artist Dwarka Nath SinhaThe Kolkata metro system opened for business in 1984, making it the oldest in India. Unfortunately, having been the first to boast a metro,...
16:39, 05/17/2019

Ford Mich. axle plant suffers machine fire Workers were evacuated from a portion of the Ford axle plant in suburban Detroit after a production machine caught fire. No injuries were reported and Ford said the fire won't cause any supply disruptions....
21:52, 07/09/2019

Want a Break in the 3-Hour ‘Avengers’ Movie? You’ll Need a Passport or a Time Machine Some theaters overseas are providing an intermission for the blockbuster “Avengers: Endgame,” but American moviegoers who want to step away must strategize....
14:51, 04/28/2019

How SoftBank and its $100 billion Vision Fund has become a global start-up machine SoftBank has invested almost $40 billion into 14 innovative start-ups ranked on CNBC's 2019 Disruptor 50 list. The fund has made large VC investments in each of these companies for sizable equity stakes....
02:13, 05/18/2019

The Biggest U.S. Voting Machine Manufacturer Is Worried About Election Security Election Systems & Software, the biggest voting machine manufacturer in the country, is pushing Congress to require paper records for voting machines....
07:52, 06/24/2019

Poland must stop treating EU as a money-making machine: Katainen Poland should stop treating the European Union as a money-making machine and make a more substantial financial contribution in the future, European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen said on Wednesday....
09:52, 05/01/2019

Cat survives trip through tumble cycle in family’s washing machine A Minnesota cat has eight lives left – after miraculously surviving a harrowing, 45-minute spin cycle in a washing machine. One-year-old Felix climbed into Stefani Carroll-Kirchoff’s machine in the basement of her Maplewood home Wednesday after she f...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Scooter Braun Makes $300 Million Deal for Big Machine Records Pop-music talent manager Scooter Braun agreed to buy Big Machine Label Group for more than $300 million, a deal the largely country-music record label sees helping it plug into pop music’s streaming landscape....
16:13, 06/30/2019

Black patient arrested for 'stealing IV machine' on hospital walk A black man recovering from pneumonia has said he was arrested on suspicion of stealing his IV drip after he left hospital to take a walk on doctors' orders....
16:39, 07/02/2019

Trump launches campaign machine with massive war chest, despite polling lag When President Trump speaks in front of some 20,000 people Tuesday night at a jam-packed arena in Orlando, he’ll formally kick off his 2020 re-election campaign....
16:13, 06/18/2019

Facebook open-sources deep learning framework Pythia for image and language models Facebook's Pythia deep learning framework, which is now available in open source, is designed to benchmark natural language processing and vision AI models.Read More...
04:39, 05/22/2019

Allison Williams and Logan Browning on horror films and learning to play the cello for The Perfection Netflix’s new horror flick The Perfection follows onetime cello prodigy Charlotte (Allison Williams) and the new star cellist of her former school Lizzie (Logan Browning), whose relationship leads them down “a sinister path with shocking consequence...
02:39, 05/25/2019

Ellen Pompeo said she almost quit 'Grey's Anatomy' after learning Patrick Dempsey was paid double what she was Getty Images In an interview for Variety, "Grey's Anatomy" star Ellen Pompeo said that during early seasons of the show her former co-star Patrick Dempsey was being paid almost double what she was making. Pompeo also said that, for the first 10 year...
22:52, 06/05/2019

Slack Resetting Thousands of User Passwords After Learning 2015 Breach Was Worse Than Previously Known Slack is resetting roughly 100,000 user passwords for accounts that were active in 2015. The company has only recently learned that an old security breach from four years ago was perhaps worse than previously thought.Read more......
22:13, 07/18/2019

Microsoft’s Azure Cognitive Services adds reinforcement learning for recommendations and doodle recognition AI Microsoft's Azure Cognitive Services introduced new AI tools today, including Personalizer, which uses reinforcement learning to improve recommendations.Read More...
04:13, 05/03/2019

LeBron James reveals his initial reaction after learning Magic Johnson left Lakers Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James expressed his disbelief on his HBO shop “The Shop” when he learned Magic Johnson said last month he was leaving the organization....
02:00, 05/07/2019

Giannis Antetokunmpo, Bucks hope East finals collapse serves as learning experience Milwaukee dominated the first two rounds of the playoffs and took a 2-0 lead on Toronto in the Eastern Conference finals before the wheels fell off.        ...
00:26, 05/27/2019

Sonic black holes produce “Hawking radiation,” may confirm famous theory Enlarge / Simulated view of a black hole in front of the Large Magellanic Cloud. (credit: Wikimedia Commons/Alain r) Israeli physicists think they have confirmed one of the late Stephen Hawking's most famous predictions by creating the sonic equiva...
05:26, 05/31/2019

100 years ago, a total solar eclipse experiment confirmed Einstein's theory of relativity One hundred years ago today, in the wake of the first World War, a British astronomer watched a solar eclipse for signs that a German physicist may have been right about warps in the universe....
04:52, 05/31/2019

Britney Spears, clad in a bikini, shares conspiracy theory about paparazzi pics Spears accused the media of Photoshopping her bikini pictures and perpetuating conspiracies against her.        ...
23:52, 06/10/2019

'Big Bang Theory' star Jim Parsons revealed why he didn't want to keep playing Sheldon Cooper CBS’ smash-hit “The Big Bang Theory” will air its final episode tonight, and the star that ultimately decided to stop doing the show is opening up about his decision. ...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Brilliant ‘Stranger Things’ theory explains Microsoft’s puzzling Windows 1.0 teaser If you thought Microsoft announcing that the biggest thing about its Windows 10 fall feature release is the speed of the actual update was the strangest thing from the company this week, then you missed a tweet teasing the imminent arrival of the &ld...
03:00, 07/03/2019

The Big Bang Theory's Johnny Galecki Is Expecting His First Child With Girlfriend Alaina Meyer Johnny Galecki is going to be a dad! The Big Bang Theory actor and his girlfriend Alaina Meyer announced the special baby news on Instagram on Friday, April 3. "We are......
11:00, 05/04/2019

Sophie Turner's Mind Was Just Blown by This Theory About Game of Thrones' Season 1 Poster Even Sophie Turner didn't spot this possible Game of Thrones spoiler. The Sansa Stark character had her mind blown during a recent interview with Metro.co.uk. While promoting......
00:00, 05/31/2019

Watch: 'Big Bang Theory' cast praise series finale on 'Late Show' The cast of "The Big Bang Theory" reunited on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" to discuss the recently aired series finale of their long-running sitcom....
15:26, 05/17/2019

This Game of Thrones Theory Could Explain Bran’s Mysterious Behavior During the Battle of Winterfell Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. Before Arya swooped in to save the day by stabbing the Night King with her Valyrian steel dagger in “The Long Night” episode of Game of Thrones, Bran Stark spent some time...
00:26, 04/30/2019

David Harbour doubts that Stranger Things post-credits scene theory, but come on [Warning: The following contains spoilers from the final episode of Stranger Things season three. Proceed at your own ’80s-referencing risk.]...
20:39, 07/08/2019

'It sickens me': Gillian Flynn slams Gone Girl theory in missing woman case Lawyer for Jennifer Dulos’s husband is exploring whether her disappearance is a ‘Gone Girl-type case’, provoking fury of author behind bookGone Girl author Gillian Flynn has said an estranged husband’s claim that his missing wife may have faked her d...
17:52, 07/08/2019

Kyle Korver tries to inspire graduates with story about being traded for a copy machine NBA veteran Kyle Korver gave a commencement speech Saturday at his alma mater, Creighton, telling grads that the copier broke but he's still playing.        ...
22:52, 05/22/2019

A white-noise machine – will it help me sleep or just drown out the sound of sexy foxes? Many people swear by the sleep-inducing qualities of white noise, but to me it feels like being trapped in an overheated computerThere is a video I like to play as I lie in bed at night. It is a clip of the One Show presenter Matt Baker asking the th...
11:26, 06/25/2019

Gangly goal machine Veldwijk likely to lead South Africa attack "South Africa are likely to turn to gangly Dutch-born striker Lars Veldwijk as a surprise choice to lead their attack when they take on the Ivory Coast in their Africa Cup of Nations opener in Cairo on Monday."...
13:00, 06/22/2019

Watch: Pepsi vending machine stolen from outside store in Washington state Security cameras outside a Washington state car service store captured the moment two men stole an entire Pepsi vending machine -- despite the police station right across the street....
00:52, 05/04/2019

Shell is not a green saviour. It’s a planetary death machine | George Monbiot Don’t buy the greenwash. Shell’s initiatives, which have won over many conservation groups, are dwarfed by its investment in oil and gasIt is hard to believe it needs stating, but it does. The oil industry is not your friend. Whatever it might say ab...
08:52, 06/26/2019

Factbox: British bookmakers cut back after fixed-odds machine curbs Gambling company William Hill plans to close 700 betting shops, putting 4,500 jobs at risk, after Britain in April cut the maximum stake on fixed-odds betting terminals....
16:13, 07/04/2019

Review: Alienware’s m17 is a lean mean gaming machine with a nice-sized screen Alienware‘s m17 is a hard laptop to pigeonhole. For all appearances it’s just a bigger version of the m15, but in practice it’s something entirely different. Sure they look the same, but the smaller one only really competes against other gaming lapto...
12:00, 05/23/2019

Dale Earnhardt Sr. Coca-Cola machine stolen from Virginia store A Coke machine with photo of Dale Earnhardt Sr., the late NASCAR legend, was stolen in Virginia, according to the Culpeper County Sheriff's Office.        ...
00:26, 05/27/2019

Baby cut from Chicago mom's womb improving in hospital, breathed without machine, family says The baby who was cut from the womb of his mother after she was lured to a home in Chicago and strangled in April is slowly getting better, family members revealed Friday....
20:39, 06/02/2019

After years of big spending, tech's political machine turns to high gear "I've never seen pushback in such a fashion before," Terry Schilling, executive director of the American Principles Project, a conservative think tank, told NBC News....
19:00, 07/08/2019

I’ve recently become obsessed with the DKW Munga, the little 980cc four-wheel drive off-road machine I’ve recently become obsessed with the DKW Munga, the little 980cc four-wheel drive off-road machine that was the grandfather of the legendary Audi Quattro rally car. The Munga was also the basis for the equally-as-cool VW Iltis military SUV. Last we...
15:39, 06/17/2019

'Big Bang Theory’ star Kaley Cuoco ‘thrilled’ with character’s final season ending After 12 seasons, the beloved CBS sitcom “The Big Bang Theory” is coming to an end. But Kaley Cuoco, who has long played Penny on the show, is happy with the ending the series’ writers gave her character....
23:13, 05/03/2019

Xbox One E3 Leak: Bleeding Edge is Ninja Theory's first Microsoft Games Studio Exclusive It was always going to happen: the first big leak from Microsoft's conference has appeared online - here's everything you need to know about Bleeding Edge from Ninja Theory...
13:00, 06/08/2019

John Mayer isn't dating Kourtney Kardashian – and has a conspiracy theory about the rumor John Mayer doesn't know who is telling people that he's dating Kourtney Kardashian, but he has his suspicions it's coming from the Kardashians.        ...
19:13, 05/14/2019

Why Apollo’s Stars and Stripes US flag 'flaps' in notorious Moon landing conspiracy theory A NAGGING conspiracy theory surrounding the Moon landing and a fluttering American flag has been debunked – destroying claims the momentous mission was faked....
17:39, 07/19/2019

Finally, a Top Voting Machine Maker Is Calling for Stronger Election Security Laws Over the last few decades, the state of American election cybersecurity has been excoriated by hackers who hope to fix a host of glaring problems before the entire system is exploited.Read more......
03:39, 06/11/2019

‘Saboteur’ cuts wire on fingerprint machine fighting LIRR overtime abuse A suspected saboteur cut a cable on a fingerprint scanning machine installed at one of the Long Island Rail Road’s busiest stations to cut down on rampant agency overtime abuse — spurring a thorough investigation of the Queens transit hub by MT...
22:39, 06/05/2019

Pete Buttigieg says 'media noise machine' took Thomas Jefferson comments 'out of control' South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg told Fox News Sunday night that his comments about rechristening events named after Thomas Jefferson were "a great example ... of how the media noise machine on the right wing takes things out of control."...
04:13, 05/20/2019

Panic’s Playdate is a pint-sized gaming machine with a ‘season’ of 12 intriguing titles Tired of your smartphone games, and don’t want to take the Switch with you on the train today? Panic, renowned creator of useful Mac apps and more recently publisher of interesting games, has created a tiny handheld console that goes anywhere ...
06:26, 05/23/2019

Game of Thrones Composer Ramin Djawadi Confirms Heartbreaking ‘Wedding’ Theory About Brienne and Jaime Warning: This post contains spoilers about Game of Thrones season 8. The series finale of Game of Thrones may have aired nearly a month ago, but fans are still discovering clues about the show’s ending hidden in the sixth episode. In an intervi...
22:39, 06/12/2019

The Big Bang Theory Series Finale: A Pregnancy, a Slap, a Surprise Guest, and One Emotional Sheldon Cooper "You won a Nobel Prize. I slapped Sheldon. A lot of dreams came true today!" The Big Bang Theory has come to an end, and not since Grey's Anatomy trapped half its characters......
04:39, 05/17/2019

This Avengers: Endgame Theory Could Reveal the True Meaning Behind Doctor Strange’s Cryptic Final Line Warning: This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. The final battle in Avengers: Endgame saw Tony Stark, a.k.a. Iron Man, wear the Infinity Gauntlet to defeat Thanos once and for all. But the question of whether or not the Avengers would com...
20:13, 06/13/2019

Scott Borchetta disputes Taylor Swift's Big Machine Records claims: 'It's time for some truth' Scott Borchetta, the founder of Taylor Swift's former record label Big Machine Label Group, is disputing comments made by Swift about her ability to own her master recordings....
16:52, 07/01/2019

Sean Hannity: Mainstream media 'smear machine' in full gear for Trump's UK visit Sean Hannity took on the mainstream media Wednesday night, arguing that President Trump has exposed most of the press as an "extension of the Democratic Party." ...
16:52, 06/06/2019

Chile's Christiane Endler Became A Goal-Stopping Machine And Frustrated The USWNT Into A Goalless Second Half Given the low expectations for Chile entering this tournament, and the eerily similar halftime score, it seemed like the USWNT was on pace to thrash yet another opponent in the group stages of the women’s World Cup. But, as outlined in Lauren Theisen...
01:52, 06/17/2019

A black hospital patient claims Illinois police arrested him for allegedly trying to steal IV machine Shaquille Dukes says he was walking outside a hospital when a security guard accused him of trying to steal the IV that was attached to his arm.        ...
03:39, 07/02/2019

Lean, mean, grass-cutting machine: Honda breaks record for fastest lawnmower acceleration It only took Honda's Mean Mower V2 6.29 seconds to go from zero to 100 and beat the Guinness World Record for the fastest acceleration of a lawn mower.       ...
20:52, 06/11/2019

Miracle medical machine ECMO makes heroic rescues, but leaves patients in limbo ECMO can help patients cheat death — but, in a moral dilemma, the miracle machine can leave patients with no prospect of survival outside the ICU.        ...
14:39, 06/17/2019

Global Racing Team Builds Formula Race Car With a Washing Machine Motor, Finally If you’re like most people, you wake up most mornings and immediately check your Telex machine to see if there’s been any announcements that someone has finally built an open-wheeled formula race car that is powered by the motor from a washing machin...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Heavy machine gun fire heard as Sudan’s military moves in on sit-in protest in capital, Khartoum KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Heavy machine gun fire heard as Sudan’s military moves in on sit-in protest in capital, Khartoum....
10:26, 06/03/2019

Kotaku A Theory Why Marvel Movies Don’t Dominate Japan | Gizmodo Laboratory Black Hole Shows Stephen Kotaku A Theory Why Marvel Movies Don’t Dominate Japan | Gizmodo Laboratory Black Hole Shows Stephen Hawking Was Right, Obviously | Jalopnik Sit Your Ass Down When Your Flight Is About to Depart, You Absolute Reprobates | Lifehacker How to Check if Y...
19:13, 05/30/2019

Sean Spicer: Joe Biden a 'flip-flopping gaffe machine' benefitting largely from Obama ties Democratic 2020 frontrunner Joe Biden is reliably gaffe-prone and is leading in the polls chiefly due to his association with former President Barack Obama, according to Sean Spicer....
06:52, 06/22/2019

Elizabeth Warren Wants to Replace Every Single Voting Machine to Make Elections ‘As Secure As Fort Knox’ Russian agents targeted 39 state election systems, sent spear-phishing emails to more than 120 election officials, and successfully infiltrated the websites or databases of seven states ahead of the 2016 election. Now, Elizabeth Warren has a plan to ...
22:52, 06/25/2019

Russia’s 2016 Twitter Propaganda Machine Was Carefully Built And Wildly Successful, Researchers Find The Russian disinformation campaign leading up to the 2016 American presidential election was bigger in scope and coordination than reported earlier, according to new analysis from the American cybersecurity company Symantec.Read more......
08:13, 06/06/2019

Inside Jeffrey Epstein's press machine: How the financier tried to rehab his image post-conviction with donations and pay-for-play journalism New York state sex offender registry Jeffrey Epstein spent 13 months in jail after being accused of sexually abusing dozens of girls as young as 14 in 2008, but he was able preserve his reputation as a wealthy financier, socialite, and philanthropis...
00:52, 07/14/2019

Michael J. Fox: 'I got grim' while learning to walk again after spinal surgery "It was a rough year and I fell a lot," Fox told friend Denis Leary Tuesday at a Tribeca Film Festival panel, 12 months after having spinal surgery . "I had to learn to walk again."        ...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Is the third-year receiver theory still relevant? JuJu Smith-Schuster and Kenny Golladay lead the class Jamey Eisenberg looks at third-year receivers for 2019, including stars like JuJu Smith-Schuster and Kenny Golladay, as well as potential breakouts in Chris Godwin, Cooper Kupp and Mike Williams...
05:13, 06/28/2019

Biracial rapper pulls out of festival after learning white people charged $10 more than people of color A biracial rapper pulled out of a Michigan music festival after she learned that white people would be charged twice the amount to attend than "people of color."...
19:13, 07/07/2019

Gaming school: Age of Learning aims to hook 'Fortnite' generation with new educational app Will parents go on the hook for $9.99 monthly for another game in junior's life? That's the question facing Age of Learning.        ...
19:39, 05/01/2019

Low-tech learning and why it's highly sought after by high-tech parents The Waldorf teaching philosophy is used at more than 1,000 institutions in 91 countries, including 136 schools in the U.S. Technology isn't used at all through 8th grade, and is scarce even in high school. CNBC gets an inside look at what it is ...
16:39, 06/08/2019

National Security Crisis: President Trump’s New Ponytail Is Stuck In The White House Fax Machine After He Tried To Fax An Image Of It To Xi Jinping To Make Him Jealous In recent months, the Trump administration has continued to apply pressure to the already contentious relationship between the U.S. and China, but the President’s latest maneuver may have just backfired in a major way: President Trump’s new ponytail ...
23:13, 06/14/2019

Mayim Bialik struggled to spoil herself after 'Big Bang Theory' finale Mayim Bialik's "Big Bang Theory" days are over. But she's still trying to celebrate the show's success, even if being celebratory isn't in her nature.        ...
14:13, 06/20/2019

'Big Bang Theory' finale: Jim Parsons and other stars explain it all Spoiler alert: 'The Big Bang Theory' stars and producers elaborate on the big reveals and character turns from the series finale.        ...
03:39, 05/18/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' ends in a familiar place - but with a new twist 'The Big Bang Theory' crew finished the show's 12-season run in a familiar place, but the show's theme song had a new sound in the series finale.        ...
03:39, 05/18/2019

Why I loved 'The Big Bang Theory' (and meeting Bob Newhart was only part of it) 'The Big Bang Theory,' which ends its 12-season run Thursday, has earned its spot as a top-tier TV comedy. Here's why.        ...
06:00, 05/16/2019

A British judge dismissed 'society’s views' and ordered an abortion for a woman with learning disorder A judge in the United Kingdom authorized doctors to perform the abortion saying she had to act in the woman's "best interests."        ...
01:39, 06/24/2019

Catholic Church rejects transgender identities in first statement on 'gender theory' LGBTQ Catholic groups denounced the document, stating that it "will increase alienation of LGBT people from the Church."        ...
21:52, 06/10/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' finale taping: Math, science, hugs and tears 'The Big Bang Theory' taped its 279th and final episode Tuesday, with emotions spilling out from cast, crew and an appreciative studio audience.        ...
18:52, 05/01/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' finale wrap party: Cast members on the red carpet One night after shooting the 279th and final episode of"The Big Bang Theory" (set to air May 16), the cast celebrated at a bash in in Pasadena, where the show took place.        ...
18:39, 05/02/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' hits the road before coming home in its series finale Amy and Sheldon achieved their Nobel dream in the series finale of 'The Big Bang Theory,' which wrapped up its 12-season run on CBS on May 16.        ...
03:39, 05/18/2019

'Big Bang Theory' finale: Stars pick their favorite guests, episodes and props As 'The Big Bang Theory' approaches its May 16 series finale, stars look back fondly on 12 seasons of TV's top-rated comedy.        ...
16:39, 04/28/2019

'Big Bang Theory' finale: How Barenaked Ladies reimagined that classic theme song 'The Big Bang Theory' referenced its history in a creative way in Thursday's series finale.        ...
04:39, 05/17/2019

Alison Klayman: ‘Bannon’s into the Great Man theory of history and he’s certain he’s one of those great men’ The award-winning documentarist on getting far-right strategist Steve Bannon to reveal himself in her new film, The BrinkAlison Klayman’s documentary Never Sorry about the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei received a special jury prize at the 2012 Sundance fe...
17:52, 07/06/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' has a few surprises as it wraps up 12-season run Leonard and Penny had some happy and surprising news as 'The Big Bang Theory' wrapped up its 12-season run on CBS with a one-hour finale on May 16.        ...
03:39, 05/18/2019

James Holzhauer names his favorite (albeit wrong) conspiracy theory about 'Jeopardy!' loss "Oh, I love the conspiracy theories," former "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer said in a recent interview.        ...
19:13, 06/05/2019

'Big Bang Theory' star Johnny Galecki and girlfriend Alaina Meyer expecting first child Johnny Galecki just taped the final episode of "The Big Bang Theory," closing out one major chapter of his life, and now another is ready to begin: The actor, 44, is about to become a dad for the first time.        ...
08:39, 05/04/2019

'Big Bang Theory' cast then and now: Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Jim Parsons, Mayim Bialik and more "The Big Bang Theory" is ending on May 16 after 12 seasons. We're looking back at each cast member's transformation over the years.        ...
00:26, 05/04/2019

'The Big Bang Theory' series finale recap: A long trip ends up in a comfy, familiar home Spoiler alert: 'The Big Bang Theory' series finale offered surprises, but ultimtely celebrated the comfort and familiarity of longtime friends.        ...
03:39, 05/17/2019

Cat 'in critical condition' after getting washed for over 40 minutes in washing machine Felix, the one-year-old kitty, is recovering from pneumonia, a concussion and temporary blindness caused by being washed in the washing machine.        ...
22:39, 06/25/2019

Google’s latest language machine puts emphasis back on language Carnegie Mellon and Google's Brain outfit have tried to undo some of the techniques of Google's BERT machine learning model for natural language processing. They propose a new approach called "XLNet." Built on top of the popular "Transformer" A.I. fo...
23:52, 06/21/2019

Best laptop games: 20 games for laptops that won't melt your machine These days, the best games aren’t limited to expensive consoles with online memberships that cost hundreds per year. And, while the best laptops won’t be able to play some of the best PC games, like Far Cry 5, the best laptop games and ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Awkwafina's culture shock on 'The Farewell': Learning Mandarin and doing without Instagram Awkwafina describes her culture shock in making "The Farewell" in China, where she learned to speak Mandarin "for survival."        ...
19:52, 07/11/2019

AI doesn’t always need to be more human It's time to stop obsessing over making AI seem human and start focusing on how this transformative technology can help consumers, businesses, and society.Read More...
10:00, 05/26/2019

The human problem of AI When expectations for AI aren't met, it’s not always the tech that’s to blame. Here are some of the most common human errors in implementing AI.Read More...
20:00, 05/09/2019

Want to live in 'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco's house? You can – for $6.9M "The Big Bang Theory" isn't the only thing coming to an end for Kaley Cuoco: she is also selling her California home. See what $6.9 million buys.        ...
03:39, 05/18/2019

CBS fall schedule: Here's how the network is moving on after 'Big Bang Theory,' Les Moonves The most-watched network is counting on five new series, plus plenty of familiar faces, to counter the loss of "Big Bang Theory" next season.        ...
06:00, 05/16/2019

How lovable 'Big Bang Theory' pals matured (well, not always) over the show's 12 seasons 'The Big Bang Theory' co-creator Chuck Lorre, cast members credit character evolution as a major reason the CBS sitcom lasted a record 279 episodes.        ...
22:52, 05/08/2019

'Big Bang Theory' fans can visit the show's iconic sets in new Warner Bros. studio tour "Big Bang Theory" may be over, but fans will soon be able to recreate their favorite moments from the show, thanks to a new Warner Bros. studio tour.        ...
18:52, 06/26/2019

Uno Drum is a $250 drum machine loaded with features IK Multimedia surprised many last year expanding beyond its normal niche of portable MIDI controllers and iPhone recording interfaces by launching an actual synthesizer. And, not only that, it turned out to be quite a capable competitor to the Volca&...
22:00, 05/08/2019

Opinion: Human rights come first When it comes to drafting a constitution, the concrete details aren't what's important. What matters is the underlying concept of humankind, which confers dignity on every human being, writes Alexander Görlach....
10:39, 05/17/2019

My dog and I tried ‘human-grade’ pet food and this is how it went It’s an uncanny concept! Just Food For Dogs — a California company that makes, in its own words, “human-grade” cuisine for canines from scratch — opened a takeout spot in Union Square earlier this month. At the grab-and-go eatery, located inside Petc...
08:39, 05/22/2019

I was used as human guinea pig, Caster Semenya says Caster Semenya says the global athletics governing body has used her as "a human guinea pig" by forcing her to take medication that would limit her testosterone levels. ...
07:26, 06/19/2019

40,000 human skeletons used to build church Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic is home to a Roman Catholic church decorated with grisly remains exhumed in the 15th century. Find out the strange story of the Sedlec Ossuary, aka the "Church of Bones."...
13:26, 06/10/2019

Washington becomes first state ever to allow human composting Gov. Jay Inslee, the Democrat from Washington, signed a bill into law on Tuesday that allows the composting of human bodies as an alternative to burials and cremations....
07:26, 05/22/2019

Why this geneticist says we should stop human evolution Measles cases in the US have hit a 25-year high, with 78 new infections in the past week alone. In a sign of the times, a cruise ship with hundreds of Scientologists on board was quarantined in St Lucia after one passenger was diagnosed with the dise...
00:00, 05/18/2019

Their Islands Are Being Eroded. So Are Their Human Rights, They Say. A group of Indigenous Australians from low-lying islands in the Torres Strait argue that Australia, by failing to act on climate change, has violated their fundamental right to maintain their culture....
01:26, 05/13/2019

Human or hybrid? The big debate over what a species really is Humans once mated with Neanderthals so are we hybrids? How we see ourselves and the rest of nature is changing, raising the question of whether species even exist...
14:51, 04/28/2019

What non-human species is most crucial to our survival? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWhat single non-human species are we most dependent upon for our survival on this planet?Josh Le...
20:00, 05/07/2019

What's So Special About Human Screams? Ask a Screamologist A better understanding of the acoustics of screaming could help scientists understand how and why humans shriek—and add a new dimension to the surveillance state!...
19:52, 05/15/2019

'I've seen more self-aware ants!' AI: More Than Human – review Barbican, London This crowd-pleasing show throws robots, shiny toys and interactive paintings at viewers. But there’s little sign of creativity amid the chaotic overloadIn 2016, a machine beat the world’s best (human) player at the ancient strategy g...
00:52, 05/16/2019

These human-face dog muzzles will probably be the last thing you see before you die Today in nightmare fuel: the “AXAYINC Dog Masks, Pet Entertainment Spoofs, Super Cute Masks Designed for Pets to Prevent Bites and Eat Unclean Food.”...
22:13, 06/14/2019

AI is now better at predicting mortality than human doctors As scientists continue to toil away at creating machine learning algorithms that will one day enslave humanity save us all, artificial intelligence researchers have discovered that computers are outpacing human doctors in a number of important areas....
07:13, 05/14/2019

Area Man Craves Human Contact Scott Adams, creator of the workplace “humor” comic Dilbert, has many things: money, fame, an unwavering faith in President Trump, and perhaps most importantly, a big dumb castle shaped like his iconic character’s big dumb face....
12:00, 06/01/2019

'Big Bang Theory' tops 'Game of Thrones' in ratings race of departing shows CBS' "The Big Bang Theory" drew 12.6 million live viewers last week, while HBO's "Game of Thrones" had 12.5 million, the Nielsen company said.        ...
13:39, 05/15/2019

German doctors want human egg donations to be legalized A group of doctors in Germany is calling for new reproductive health laws. They say the current legislation is outdated, as the science has moved on. They want human egg donations to be legalized and to make IVF safer....
02:39, 06/05/2019

Man arrested after human torso found in crashed car A severed human torso reportedly turned up in a Tennessee man’s crashed car after an attempted traffic stop on Sunday. Now, Dorrae Debrice Johnson of Knoxville faces several charges including vehicular homicide. Johnson, 29, was stopped by an o...
12:13, 06/18/2019

She Draws Deeply Human Characters. They’re Just Animals. Lisa Hanawalt, the illustrator behind “Bojack Horseman,” has created “Tuca & Bertie,” about two 30-something bird-women. “It was important to me to show that women are gross,” she said....
17:39, 04/29/2019

Knox Co. human trafficking suspects in court KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Three people charged in a human trafficking case will appear in court today. The case started back in April when a missing 16-year-old from Knox County was found in Cincinnati. Tiffany Cheek, Michael Nason and Carl H...
13:13, 06/28/2019

Crackdown trips up human rights groups Social media platforms, under pressure to block extremists, are sometimes also cracking down on human rights advocates and other legitimate content, according to a new report....
05:13, 06/14/2019

Human toe cocktail is more than ‘disgusting’ — it’s a health risk, says doc Talk about toe-tal recoil. To drink this classic Canadian cocktail, you’ll need a strong stomach — and immune system. Since 1973, the Yukon’s Downtown Hotel has been serving up the legendary Sourtoe, a whiskey shot garnished with a dehydrated h...
03:13, 06/15/2019

| Scientists seek out limit to human endurance US scientists who studied the performance of myriad athletes have come up with an estimate of the absolute physiological boundary of human endurance....
09:52, 06/07/2019

Washington state legalizes human composting The US state of Washington became the first to legalize human composting as an eco-friendly alternative to burial and cremation. The Catholic Church denounced the process as undignified....
03:00, 05/23/2019

Bringing human-like reasoning to driverless car navigation With aims of bringing more human-like reasoning to autonomous vehicles, MIT researchers have created a system that uses only simple maps and visual data to enable driverless cars to navigate routes in new, complex environments. Human drivers are e...
07:39, 05/23/2019

Human trafficking victims mostly underage children from within the US The dark trade of human trafficking – in which people are traded or sold for the purpose of forced labor or sexual exploitation -- has been a persistent problem across major cities and idyllic rural communities in the United States for decades....
04:39, 05/12/2019

Human influence on drought started a century ago Enlarge / The expected pattern of human influence on drought (brown is more drought, green is less drought) for regions with long-term records. (credit: Marvel et al./Nature) Droughts are weather extremes that are hostile enough that plenty of sci-...
14:39, 05/02/2019

| Washington first US state to legalise human composting Washington became the first US state to legalise human composting after its eco-friendly governor signed a bill to that effect in a bid to cut carbon emissions from burials and cremations....
03:00, 05/23/2019

The Latest: Prosecutor: Human decomposition detected in car HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of 4-year-old Maleah Davis (all times local): 9:50 a.m. A prosecutor says trained dogs detected the scent of human decomposition in the vehicle of a man arrested in connection with the disappearance of a...
19:00, 05/12/2019

The evolution of cognitive architecture will deliver human-like AI There's no one right way to build a robot, just as there's no singular means of imparting it with intelligence. Last month, Engadget spoke with Carnegie Mellon University associate research professor and the director of the Resilient Intell...
21:00, 06/20/2019

The Euro 2020 Mascot Is Just A Creepy Human Man Creating a mascot for your international sporting event can be fraught with peril. Izzy, originally Whatizit, was the mascot of the 1996 Olympics and is still mocked today. London’s mascots for the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics were simply amorphous ...
18:13, 06/18/2019

Trash and human bodies recovered from Everest Volunteers have removed three tonnes from the world's highest mountain as part of a clean up operation to remove trash that has accumulated at altitude....
20:13, 05/02/2019

Water on Mars Provides Hope for Human Habitation The first sample of dust and soil analysed by NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover in August 2012 was found to contain a substantial amount of water. This discovery provided new hope that a manned mission to Mars would be able to succeed. Scientists have conf...
07:13, 06/19/2019

The Human Cost Of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 One Friday afternoon a few weeks ago, the developers at Treyarch held a happy hour event to welcome the summer interns. There was pizza, beer, and jubilation for everyone at the studio behind Call of Duty: Black Ops 4—except the quality assurance tes...
19:26, 06/26/2019

Self-Taught AI Masters Rubik’s Cube Without Human Help Fancy algorithms capable of solving a Rubik’s Cube have appeared before, but a new system from the University of California, Irvine uses artificial intelligence to solve the 3D puzzle from scratch and without any prior help from humans—and it does so...
01:13, 07/17/2019

Human ancestors ate other humans because they were easier to catch Cannibal human ancestors would kill and eat each other because it was “more cost-effective” than catching animals, a new study claims. Researchers found archaeological evidence in Spain that was said to show “unquestionable signs of...
18:00, 05/10/2019

Ruby Tandoh: how I was turned into a human cheese Bacteria from my face have been used to make a wheel of stilton. It’s not gross, it’s art – and it is about to go on display at the V&A’s new food exhibitionI am about to be made into a cheese. The designer and engineer Helene Steiner is serene in he...
21:39, 05/13/2019

Washington becomes first state to allow composting of human bodies Washington became the first state to legalize human composting on Tuesday as Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill allowing the “natural organic” method of burying human remains in the dirt. The composting process mixes a human body with wood chi...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Jellyfish as big as a human seen off Cornwall coast – video A large barrel jellyfish has been spotted by the biologist and wildlife presenter Lizzie Daly, who came face to face with the sea creature while diving near Falmouth. Barrel jellyfish are the biggest species of jellyfish found in British waters Conti...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Washington Becomes First US State To Legalize Human Composting Washington on Tuesday became the first US state to legalize human composting after its eco-friendly governor signed a bill to that effect in a bid to cut carbon emissions from burials and cremations....
05:13, 05/22/2019