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Guy arrested for ‘Nigerian prince’ email scams is definitely not Nigerian royalty

December 31, 2017 Editor 0

The “Nigerian prince” email scam is one of the most notorious cybercimes out there, and the people behind it may have hit a bit of a snag after one of their alleged co-conspirators was arrested in Louisiana on Thursday. Police arrested a 67-year-old man in Slidell, Louisiana after an 18-month investigation in connection with Nigerian prince email scams. The man is suspected of being a middle-man for a group in Nigeria that used the Nigerian prince email scam to get […]

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T-Mobile CEO is still blathering about 5G in 2020

December 31, 2017 Editor 0

T-Mobile CEO John Legere has never been known to remain quiet. As New Year’s Eve approaches, it’s been no different. In an annual memo posted to the T-Mobile blog, Mr. Legere offers up his raw opinions on the passing year and includes several predictions about the future.  SEE ALSO: T-Mobile is launching a TV service because there’s just not enough options just yet The biggest takeaway: Legere is excited about T-Mobile’s 5G internet development. “One of the most under-reported stories […]

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Poor, unfortunate soul gets his penis stuck in a London subway gate

December 31, 2017 Editor 0

He paid the price. A London Tube passenger this week snagged his inner-thigh and penis in the fare gate while trying to jump over the barriers to avoid paying. The jumper remained stuck and screaming for several minutes while authorities struggled to dislodge him. SEE ALSO: Man attempts to slide down tube escalator, instantly regrets life choices A video of the incident was posted on Facebook Thursday: The man, who was yelling in pain while commuters looked on, received some […]

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Don’t restore your phone from a backup: Why you should start fresh

December 31, 2017 Editor 0

If you keep a phone around long enough, it becomes a vestige of an old version of yourself, or even many former versions of yourself.  Regrettable texts, untouched apps, and pointless screenshots are scattered on its internal storage. The cloud makes it worse by making these files available even when we get a new phone. It’s a gigantic mess that’s never worth sorting through, especially when it’s so easy to bring back the old files.  But my iPhone X has […]

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Hyperscale data centers reached over 390 worldwide in 2017

December 31, 2017 Editor 0

 Hyperscale operators are defined as enormous companies like Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google that need to provide computing on a massive scale. You would think that there would be a limited number of this type of highly specialized data center, but recent research from Synergy Research found that 2017 was actually a breakout year for new hyperscale data centers across the world — with… Read More Powered by WPeMatico

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The food revolution may have just needed a cup of Blue Bottle

December 31, 2017 Editor 0

 Each massive exit in the tech ecosystem usually follows the same cycle: an upstart becomes a huge business, it goes public or sells for a huge sum of money, many of the best people that built it take off and then they use their newfound wealth to start companies. But in addition to tech, the venture community has its own pet project: coffee. Read More Powered by WPeMatico

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‘Make America Gay Again’ banner welcomes Mike Pence outside his vacation home

December 30, 2017 Editor 0

As Vice President Mike Pence and his wife were undoubtedly enjoying their vacation at a house in Aspen, Colorado this week, their neighbors shared a very important message with them written on a rainbow-colored banner: Make America Gay Again. #Aspen neighbors to VP @mike_pence — Make America Gay Again. Couple hangs banner outside shared drivewayhttps://t.co/Ldef4h1G8U via @JasonAuslander #LBGT pic.twitter.com/x3EctSJsOB — Aspen Times (@TheAspenTimes) December 29, 2017 SEE ALSO: Here’s your exclusive look at the 2018 gay agenda The Pence family’s […]

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Apple announces its $29 battery replacement deal is available starting today

December 30, 2017 Editor 0

It’s been a rough month for Apple. The company has been embroiled in a controversy stemming from its decision to purposely slow down older iPhones to increase battery performance. Apple issued an apology to its customers for the miscommunication, and it also promised to replace affected batteries starting in late January. Now, Apple is going a step further by making discounted battery replacements available immediately. Starting today, Apple is lowering the price of iPhone battery replacements from $79 to $29. […]

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Closeup snowflake photos help you appreciate the beauty of snow

December 30, 2017 Editor 0

Winter is most definitely here, which means most people are relishing the idea of bundling up in multiple layers while watching TV.  Other people have a different idea they are more inclined to explore outdoors and shoot photos of snowflakes. Michael Peres is one of those people. He enjoys posted photos on on his Instagram of stunning and intricate snowflakes.  A post shared by Michael Peres (@michael_peres) on Dec 6, 2017 at 7:19am PST SEE ALSO: People are losing their […]

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Soccer match gets upstaged by hilarious snowball fight between opposing fans

December 30, 2017 Editor 0

During a cold and snowy soccer match in Scotland Friday, a fight broke out between the two teams’ fans — a snowball fight. SEE ALSO: Lake Erie’s 5 feet of snow sure makes for some weird ass stunts After a scoreless first half between Scottish Championship league teams St. Mirren and Dundee United, fans from both sides began packing up snowballs and hurling them at each other across the corner of the field, bringing a little of their own fun […]