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Latest news from IBTimes - Science feed

  1. ‘Whose Your Landlord’ Is More Than Yelp For Housing

    10.04 / 21:28 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Home ownership is plummeting among millennials, and it’s not because they eat too much avocado toast. Rent prices are rising, while incomes remain stagnant. No matter how much grit you have, these issues remain largely out of one’s individual control. However, there is one choice we all make when it comes to finding a place to live: choosing a lan…
  2. Why 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Will Be 'Monumental'

    10.04 / 20:16 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Fans likely had no doubt that the final season of "Game of Thrones" would be epic, but for those who were worried the final six episodes of the HBO megahit series would be underwhelming, there's new confidence that the series will certainly…
  3. ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Deleted Scene References ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’

    10.04 / 20:16 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    “Spider-Man: Homecoming” is loaded with references to the greater Marvel Cinematic Universe, but there could’ve been even more. A new deleted scene shows Peter and his friends seeing the Triskelion, the building that was destroyed in “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” In the clip, released Wednesday, Peter (Tom Holland), Ned (Jacob Batalon) and Michelle (Zendaya) are on the bus for their trip to Washington, D.C. They can see the remains of the Triskelion in the distance. “What is going …
  4. Buying Bump Stocks Online? 'No Longer Available' At Cabela's, Walmart, Bass Pro

    10.04 / 20:16 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Bump stocks and recoil pads are increasingly “no longer available” online across the country’s largest recreational firearm retailers including Walmart, Bass Pro Shops and also Cabela’s – where Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock reportedly purchased the semiautomatic weapon product…
  5. Stephen Paddock Motive Conspiracy Theories Emerge After Shooting

    10.04 / 20:16 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    There was no known motive to why Stephen Paddock opened fire on a crowd of 22,000 people from his hotel room at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, but that didn’t stop people from speculating. The gunman conducted the deadliest shooting on U.S. soil in modern history. As of Wednesday, his infamous killing spree left 59 people dead and more than 500 injured — but no one had a reason why…
  6. White House Official, Former NSA Hacker: Social Security Numbers Are Useless

    10.04 / 20:16 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    White House cybersecurity coordinator Rob Joyce said Tuesday that he believed the United States should begin to do away with Social Security numbers as a national identification method and move on to something more modern. Speaking at the Washington Post’s Cybersecurity Summit, Joyce—a veteran of the National Security Agency’s hacking division—said the time has come from the government to turn to cryptographic identifiers for its citizen…
  7. Senate Panel Approves Autonomous Car Legislation, But Americans Don't Trust The Technology

    10.04 / 19:40 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    While the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday approved a bill that will quicken up the process of getting autonomous vehicles to the market, a recent study shows Americans aren’t ready to ride self-driving cars ye…
  8. SpaceX Launch Schedule: Two Rocket Launches, Landings Planned For This Weekend

    10.04 / 19:40 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    This weekend should be full of rocket launches if the weather cooperates. Elon Musk’s company SpaceX is planning two rocket launches and recoveries both happening in a span of just 48 hours. The first is scheduled for Saturday evening and the second is planned for early Monday morning E…
  9. Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Google Lens Compatibility Announced

    10.04 / 19:40 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Google showcased its new smartphones, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Wednesday and the devices will be the first to features its Google Lens AI software. Google introduced Lens at Google I/O in May, but the feature has not gotten further attention until…
  10. Hilarious Monopoly Man At Equifax Hearing Steals Show

    10.04 / 19:40 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    A person dressed as Monopoly character Rich Uncle Pennybags showed up to the Senate Banking Committee hearing with Equifax’s former CEO Richard Smith regarding their breach Wednesday. The protester was with the group Public Citizen, a consumer rights advocate. The protester decried “Get Out Of Jail Free” cards for companies like Wells Fargo and Equif…
  11. Did Kail Lowry Cheat On Javi Marroquin? Find Out In ‘He Said, She Said’

    10.04 / 19:40 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    “Teen Mom 2” stars Kail Lowry and Javi Marroquin have much different stories when it comes to the cheating allegations that supposedly ended their marriage. Marroquin wrote a book to tell his side of the story, but it won’t come out until Lowry finishes her version of events. Together, both accounts will be released as separate books. The series is accurately called, “He Said, She Said.”…
  12. Hugh Hefner's Ex-Girlfriend Cristal Camden Says He Saved Her Life

    10.04 / 18:04 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Following news of the death of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner at age 91, a one-time girlfriend of the publisher shared this week that she credits him with saving her life. Model Cristal Camden said Hefner encouraged her to seek help for a potentially deadly eating disorder and paid for her eight months in…
  13. 7 New Jersey Student Suspended After Video Shows Attack On Transgender Classmate

    10.04 / 18:04 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Seven New Jersey high school students were suspended in the wake of an attack on one of their transgender classmates, according to school officials. Last week Kylie Perez, 14, was kicked and punched by several fellow students as she walked down the hall of East Side High School in Newark, New Jersey. One student yelled, “There’s a tranny.” Some of the students filmed it instead of trying to stop it and were also suspended, according to Vice Principal of Culture and Climate Carlos Rodrig…
  14. ‘Star’ Season 2 Spoilers: Episode 2 Synopsis; What Will Happen In ‘Insecure’?

    10.04 / 18:04 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Despite winning a record deal at Atlanta NextFest, Star, Alex and Simone are no closer to achieving their dreams of becoming a famous girl group. With new challenges thrown their way on “Star” Season 2, episode 2, the girls will be forced to face the reality that their music careers may be ove…
  15. Tinder Reactions, Throw A Martini Or Roll Your Eyes At Other Users

    10.04 / 18:04 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    If you use the dating app Tinder chances are you never know quite what you’re going to get with each profile you swipe through. And if you end up starting a conversation with someone, sometimes you need more than words to express what you’re thinking. Tinder announced Wednesday that the app will soon have reactions for users to use to help them fully express their feelings and thoughts on the app as part of what the company is calling the “Menprovement Initiative,” that’s accompanied by a v…
  16. Sonos One Is The Company's First Standalone Amazon Alexa Smart Speaker

    10.04 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Sonos has finally announced its own smart speaker that’s powered by Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant. Called the Sonos One, the upcoming smart speaker will arrive on Oct. 24 for $199. The Sonos One will work with different voice assistants, but at launch it will be powered by Alexa, the same digital assistant that’s on Amazon’s Echo speakers. The company says that its smart speaker will also work with Google Assistant in 2018, making the Sonos One the very first smart speaker that support m…
  17. Tomb Of Real Santa Claus, St. Nicholas, May Have Found By Archaeologists

    10.04 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Archaeologists may have found proof that Santa Claus died hundreds of years ago and is not the one delivering gifts to children on…
  18. Watches With Stunning Faces, Classic Cases

    10.04 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Watch brands that have developed iconic cases face the unique challenge of breaking new ground while remaining true to their aesthetic. The ones that make it work have mastered the art of playing unique—even extravagant—variations on a timeless the…
  19. Google Event 2017 Live Stream Blog: Pixel 2, Google Home Mini And More

    10.04 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    View the live stream for Google's 2017 product launch event here. We will also be updating with live blog details. Find start times below.    Live Blog   Google Home cam pick up voices in a noisy room, Google Wi-Fi picks up connections as people move devices through rooms, Pixel revolutionized end to end photo experience for users…
  20. 'Young And The Restless' Spoilers: Billy Falls For Jack's Trap

    10.04 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    He knows his brother has been hacking into his company so he can attempt to beat him when it comes to their competing business. Now, Jack will celebrate after realizing Billy has fallen for a trap that will take him down for good on the Wednesday, Oct. 4 episode of "The Young and the Re…