Gossip is perhaps nastiest when its perpetrators are anonymous, but gossip may be cut down a bit now …
The hits keep coming for Uber — and not the good kind. The embattled ride-share company, already buffeted …
Uber
Both the Galaxy S8 and G6 are excellent high-end phones with slim bezels, waterproofing and the …
Galaxy S8
Scientists found DNA related to the extinct human lineage called Denisovans in Denisova Cave in Siberia. Here, Richard Roberts, Vladimir Ulianov and Maxim Kozlikin (clockwise from top) plan …
DNA
(Inside Science) — It seems like every day that astronomers discover another possibly habitable world, like Proxima Centauri b, our closest exoplanent neighbor, and TRAPPIST-1f, one of …
planets
A new study examining the muscular system of bonobos provides firsthand evidence that the …
Bonobos
Here’s a quick wrap-up of the biggest stories from India this week. 1. Amazon chief Jeff Bezos is optimistic about the company’s prospects in India, a $16 billion e-commerce market. Amazon …
India
A new use for the ubiquitous PowerPoint slide has now been discovered: Producing self-folding three-dimensional origami structures from photocurable liquid polymers. Researchers at the …
folding origami
Yesterday, Amazon announced that it would be ending its Underground Actually Free Program, a shopping app that offers free versions of apps such as Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions, …
Android app program
Earlier this week, Consumer Reports lowered its ratings for Tesla’s Model S and Model X …
Consumer Reports
The news these days continues to be filled with reports that traditional stores are at last being sustainably displaced by fast growing online competitors. Startups in online shopping, media, …
customer experience mandate
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. It's one thing to be a little excitable. It's another to be Steve Ballmer. The former Microsoft CEO seems …
Steve Ballmer
His "FAKE NEWS" tweets don't rocket like they once did. His exclamation points (!) don't excite quite the same old way. Donald Trump's 140-character volleys helped define the first 100 days …
tweets