The ‘Captain Marvel’ site revisits classic 90s web design

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The ‘Captain Marvel’ site revisits classic 90s web design Marvel No matter your level of excitement over the first Disney+-exclusive Marvel movie, if you remember web browsing in the days of 28.8 dial-up and web rings then the official Captain Marvel site…

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Networked freezers at grocery stores are vulnerable to hacking

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Networked freezers at grocery stores are vulnerable to hacking NurPhoto via Getty Images Security researchers at Safety Detective revealed vulnerabilities in the temperature control systems found in freezers that could allow an attacker to hijack the devices and destroy its contents. The…

Rating riverside corridors — the ‘escape routes’ for animals under climate change

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Rating riverside corridors — the ‘escape routes’ for animals under climate change Under climate change, plants and animals will shift their habitats to track the conditions they are adapted for. As they do, the lands surrounding rivers and streams offer natural migration…

Uber’s bike service is cutting into car rides

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Uber’s bike service is cutting into car rides Justin Sullivan/Getty Images If you suspected that Uber’s Jump bike sharing would be popular enough to cut into its mainstream car service, you suspected correctly. Jump has revealed that more than 63,000 customers in…

Nikola will unveil electric versions of two semi-trucks in April

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Nikola will unveil electric versions of two semi-trucks in April Nikola Nikola seems to have cracked the nut on how to build fully electric semi-trucks. It revealed its Nikola Two and Nikola Tre will be available in electric configurations as well as…

Chrome will soon support your keyboard’s play and pause buttons

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Chrome will soon support your keyboard’s play and pause buttons Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Starting next month, Google Chrome will finally offer official support for multimedia keys found on desktop and laptop keyboards, according to ZDNet. That means when you hit…

Amazon revives its live shopping stream with a larger scope

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Amazon revives its live shopping stream with a larger scope Amazon Amazon isn’t giving up on live shopping streams just because its first attempt fell flat. The internet giant recently launched Amazon Live, a streaming channel with a much larger scope. Where…

Opera’s free VPN is now built into its Android browser

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Opera’s free VPN is now built into its Android browser Opera Opera is adding a free, unlimited VPN to its Android browser. It’s rolling out the VPN gradually to beta users first before making it more widely available. You’ll be able to…

Four people are allowing strangers to control their smart homes

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Four people are allowing strangers to control their smart homes For the next seven weeks, anyone who’s inclined can go to 205 Hudson Street in New York City and take over someone else’s apartment. Smart devices like the kettles, lighting and speakers…

Speak & Spell is B-A-C-K

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Speak & Spell is B-A-C-K Basic Fun If you’re a techie of a certain age (cough), you probably have fond memories of the Speak & Spell. The Texas Instruments toy’s quirky speech synthesis may be quaint by modern standards, but it sounded…

Raspberry Pi Foundation opens its first physical store

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Raspberry Pi Foundation opens its first physical store The Raspberry Pi Foundation Raspberry Pi might not have the clout of an Apple or Microsoft, but it does have its own store now. The Raspberry Pi Foundation has set up shop with its…

Mary Jackson: A Life of Service and a Love of Science

Mary Jackson: A Life of Service and a Love of Science

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Mary Jackson: A Life of Service and a Love of Science Mary Jackson began her engineering career in an era in which female engineers of any background were a rarity. View the Original Article . . . {authorlink} https://www.nasa.gov/rss/dyn/lg_image_of_the_day.rss NASA Image of…

Microsoft begs you to stop using Internet Explorer

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Microsoft begs you to stop using Internet Explorer ASSOCIATED PRESS Old habits die hard, but they do eventually have to die. Microsoft knows there are still plenty of businesses and organizations out there using Internet Explorer because the outdated browser supports legacy…

Following backlash, Amazon might back out of New York-based HQ 2 plans

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Following backlash, Amazon might back out of New York-based HQ 2 plans Andrei Stanescu via Getty Images Amazon is said to be having second thoughts about its plan to set up a second headquarters in New York City following significant pushback from…

Fluconazole makes fungi sexually active

Fluconazole makes fungi sexually active

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Fluconazole makes fungi sexually active The yeast Candida albicans occurs in most healthy people as a harmless colonizer in the digestive tract. However, it can also cause life-threatening infections, especially in immunocompromised patients. These infections are usually treated with the drug fluconazole,…