Technology & Science

Russian Coder Could Wipe Out Every YouTube Video

Russian Coder Could Wipe Out Every YouTube Video

A Russian software developer has detected a security flaw, which could have allowed him to remove any video on YouTube in a matter of seconds. And he says he was close to doing just that. A demonstration of Kamil Hismatullin’s technique, posted online, shows that once he had copied part of a video’s web address […]

American Astronaut & Russian Cosmonaut Boldly Go To Space For One Year

American Astronaut & Russian Cosmonaut Boldly Go To Space For One Year

An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut left Earth on Friday en route to the International Space Station for an entire year. American Scott Kelly and Russian Mikhail Kornienko began their marathon mission with a Soyuz rocket launch from Kazakhstan at 1:42 a.m. Saturday morning, or 3:42 Friday afternoon on the American east coast. They should arrive at […]

Facebook updates “community standards”

Facebook updates “community standards”

      Facebook has clarified its policy on many of its ‘community standards’. The social network updated their guidelines that cover nudity, hate speech, bullying and harassment, violence and graphic content.   Nudity?  That constitutes genitals, fully exposed buttocks and female breasts if they include the nipple — except if the women are breastfeeding […]

Robert Downey Jr. Delivers a Real Bionic Arm

Robert Downey Jr. Delivers a Real Bionic Arm

‘Iron Man’ helps a Bionic fan. In conjunction with Limbitless Solutions, a nonprofit that makes prosthetic limbs, Robert Downey Jr., aka Iron Man, delivered a 3D-printed bionic arm to a young boy named Alex.   Downey and Albert Manero, a #CollectiveProject student who founded Limbitless, provided the arm at no cost to the family. The […]

You Need To “Watch Out”

You Need To “Watch Out”

Apple made a strong case for how you can use its upcoming Apple Watch, and the device stacks up well against the competition. If you’ve waited for the Apple Watch to decide on a smartwatch, here are some things to consider in weighing whether you really need one. You’ll need an iPhone 5 or newer, […]