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Amazon Promises To Fix Racially-Biased Same-Day Delivery Service

05/08/2016, Amazon has promised that it’s going to fix its racially-biased same-day delivery service that operates under the Prime Same Day moniker. It’s going to expand this service to underserved people in 27 cities where the service is currently...

Man Breaks 126-Year-Old Statue For A Selfie

05/08/2016, We’ve all seen the lengths that people will go to in order to take the perfect selfie, people have ended up hurting and even killing themselves, and yet there’s always a new story about someone’s selfie-taking habits causing damage. The...

NVIDIA Simultaneous Multi-Projection For Correct Surround Views

05/06/2016, NVIDIA’s latest GPU architecture called Pascal supports a feature called Simultaneous Multi-Projection. It is designed to handle up to 16 display devices with the idea that they will form a surround viewport. A 3-monitor setup is quite common, but you...

Marvel Interested In A Standalone ‘Black Widow’ Movie

05/06/2016, Unless you’ve actually read the comics, chances are what we’ve seen in the movies about the Black Widow character portrayed by Scarlett Johansson left us with a lot of questions. Sure, there was a bit of flashbacks in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but...

Airbnb Wants Hosts And Guests To Interact More

05/06/2016, Airbnb is a great option if you’re looking for somewhere to stay that could be cheaper than hotels, and house a lot more people than a regular hotel room would. However it seems that apart from booking a room and sending messages back and forth via...

‘Deadpool’ Sells 1 Million Units On Digital HD In Its First Week

05/05/2016, It seems that Marvel’s Deadpool movie has been doing extremely well for itself as it not only set box office records, but it also became the highest grossing R-rated movie ever. Now it looks like the movie has set yet another record by becoming Fox’s...

British Intelligence Wants You To Stop Resetting Your Password

05/05/2016, It is somewhat common knowledge that every now and then you should reset/change your password. The idea behind it is pretty obvious, which is that by having a password that you’re constantly changing, hackers will have a hard time trying to figure it...

Some Caribbean Plants Have Been Named After James Bond

05/05/2016, What comes to mind when you hear the name James Bond? You get the mental image of a super slick spy dressed in an immaculately tailored tux taking out bad guys without breaking a sweat. You might not think of an ornithologist when you hear the name James...

Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator Declines To Provide Proof

05/05/2016, You might have read recently that Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright had proclaimed that he is the creator of bitcoin. Even though his claim was supported by some in the industry, others were not so quick to believe that he really is the elusive...

Mercury Makes Rare Trip Between Earth And Sun On Monday

05/05/2016, If the solar system fascinates you as it rightly should you might want to pay attention. Mercury, which happens to be the smallest planet in our solar system, is going to make a very rare trip between the Sun and the floating sphere we call home on...

Netflix Knows Which Thumbnails Appeals To Viewers The Most

05/05/2016, With hundreds to thousands of shows available on Netflix, we suppose sometimes having too much variety can be a bad thing. This means that when you’re trying to decide what to watch, the selections can be overwhelming, and Netflix knows this. According...

The Lifepack Is The Backpack For The Modern Day Techie

05/05/2016, Backpacks are a dime a dozen and you can pick up one for $50, or you can choose to spend $200 for something better. Of course features matter as well, like whether it has a padded compartment for laptops/electronics, the durability of the material, the...