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A map of the brain can tell what you're reading about

Neuroscientists have created interactive maps that can predict where different categories of words activate the brain. Their latest map is focused on what happens in the brain when you read stories.

‘This should go well’: Trolling and worry as Twitter reveals plan to flag ‘lies & misinformation’

Twitter is experimenting with features that will supposedly help identify tweets containing lies with community help, but the social media giant’s track record of bias and questionable banning standards has users concerned. Read Full Article at RT.com

Pentagon expects US public to buy ‘we weren’t keeping inventory’ excuse about missing weapons sent to Syria, Iraq

US weapons worth some $715 million dollars were warehoused poorly and soldiers handling them did not keep receipts or records, so it’s impossible to tell how many, if any, ended up in wrong hands, the Pentagon says. Read Full Article at RT.com

Solo on list of eligible players for 2020 Hall of Fame

Former U.S. national team goalkeeper Hope Solo is among the first-time eligible players on the ballot for the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame

Kyle Stanley shoots 64 to take lead Puerto Rico Open lead

Kyle Stanley shot an 8-under 64 on Thursday to take a two-stroke lead in the PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open

Flubs and flameouts: NBA's top 10 disappointments

The NBA just celebrated its best and brightest stars during an exciting All-Star Weekend in Chicago. Now, as the players return from their week-long break, it’s time to talk about the worst and dimmest. It was difficult to winnow this list, but here, in no

One year later, the future of foldables remains uncertain

Yesterday, Samsung announced that the Galaxy Flip Z sold out online. What, precisely, that means, is hard to say, of course, without specific numbers from the company. But it’s probably enough to make the company bullish about its latest wade into the folda

Network with CrunchMatch at TC Sessions: Mobility 2020

Got your sights set on attending TC Sessions: Mobility 2020 on May 14 in San Jose? Spend the day with 1,000 or more like-minded founders, makers and leaders across the startup ecosystem. It’s a day-long deep dive dedicated to current and evolving mobility a

Apex EV concept will gamify the track experience with augmented reality - Roadshow

Set for a Geneva Motor Show debut, the Apex AP-0 will ensure track instruction comes with a futuristic twist.

Buy a phone from Sam's Club, get a $300 gift card - CNET

Get free money when you buy a select phone and activate it with AT&T, Verizon or Sprint.

Baby Yoda Funko, animatronic toy and more Star Wars merch debuts - CNET

Fans' patience for The Child toys are rewarded with an animatronic figure, a Build A Bear, a Funko figure and more.

200 million 5G phones are expected in 2020, analysts say - CNET

But the coronavirus could limit production and shipments.

T-Mobile and Sprint finalize new terms for megamerger - CNET

The companies say the deal could close as early as April 1.

An Adidas experiment and whole new exterior facility head to ISS next month

March 2 is the planned launch date for SpaceX’s 20th ISS resupply mission, which is bringing the usual supplies and goodies, plus a payload of interesting experiments from partners and paying customers. And a big expansion to Europe’s Columbus Mod

Gold climbs to 7-year high as coronavirus seen impacting global growth

Even as the number of new coronavirus cases in China slowed, new research suggesting the virus was more contagious than previously thought added to the alarm

ICE violates California state law by arresting two undocumented people at a courthouse

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested two people at a California courthouse Tuesday, violating a state law that prevents arrests at a courthouse while a person has a hearing pending or other legal business in court. According to the 2

Ortiz: Fiers 'looking like a snitch' in Astros cheating

Ortiz: Fiers 'looking like a snitch' in Astros cheating

ESPN announces Rodriguez, Vasgersian as Sunday Night team

ESPN announces Rodriguez, Vasgersian as Sunday Night team

Karl Dorrell promoted to assistant head coach by Dolphins

Karl Dorrell has been promoted to assistant head coach by the Miami Dolphins, who also announced the hiring of three assistants

6N: Resurgent France insulted by Wales 'cheat' claim

6N: Resurgent France insulted by Wales 'cheat' claim

Longtime NFL, college assistant Dan Radakovich dies at 84

Longtime NFL, college assistant Dan Radakovich dies at 84

«The Ringmaster»: When a documentary about the world's best onion rings serves up a sobering twist

Salon spoke to filmmaker Zachary Capp about trying to bring Larry Lang's addictive snack to the world's attention

‘Deforestation can continue!’ German court allows Tesla to chop down trees for Berlin ‘Gigafactory’, overruling local activists

A German court has given a final green light to Tesla – the avowedly eco-friendly carmaker – to continue clearing a forest near Berlin to make way for a new factory, striking down last-ditch challenge from local environmentalists. Read Full Article at RT.

Alaska eyes options for Real ID access as deadline looms

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The state is pursuing an expansion location for motor vehicle services in southwest Alaska, an official said Thursday, ahead of a fall deadline for special licenses many will need to board commercial flights in the U.S. Department of Ad

Active cases of COVID-19 drop for the first time ... but what's happening outside China is a concern

For the first time since a novel coronavirus was noted as the source of new respiratory infections and fever back in December, the number of active cases of what is now called COVID-19 fell on Thursday. The source of that drop is the region that has dominat

Quibi’s streaming service app launches in app stores for pre-order

Quibi, the mobile-only streaming service from Jeffrey Katzenberg, is now open for pre-orders. The company declined to fully show off its app only a month ago during demos of its “TurnStyle” technology at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

SpaceX’s spin-outs are helping build LA’s startup ecosystem

During the days when Snapchat’s popularity was booming, investors thought the company would become the anchor for a new Los Angeles technology scene. Snapchat, they hoped, would spin-off entrepreneurs and angel investors who would reinvest in the local

Chilton: “Life is to be enjoyed, and I don’t enjoy oval racing”

After failing to qualify for last year’s Indianapolis 500, Chilton elected to relinquish the #59 Carlin-Chevrolet for the remaining four oval races of the season, and there were even rumors he would quit IndyCar altogether at season’s end.However, two wee

Prostate cancer: Causes, symptoms & treatment

Prostate cancer is the second most common form of cancer in men.

Russia is interfering on Trump's behalf again, and he's enraged that Congress now knows it

There's a bit more clarity now to the story of the briefing to the House Intelligence Committee that may or may not have contributed to acting director of national intelligence Joseph Maguire's departure from the Trump administration. According to The New Yor

YouTube faces FTC complaint after failing to take down videos of journalist's murder - CNET

Murder and conspiracy videos breach YouTube's own terms of service, the complaint alleges.

Google sued by New Mexico AG for allegedly collecting location data, contact lists from students - CNET

The state's attorney general says Google gathered the personal information from Chromebooks the company provided for free.

Bentley Continental GT Mulliner Convertible loads up the luxury - Roadshow

The Mulliner division's latest creation sweats the details. Big time.

Maserati MC20 will carry on MC12's racing legacy - Roadshow

We've known this sports car was coming, but now it has a proper name.

Twitter experiments with labeling 'harmfully misleading' tweets by politicians - CNET

A leaked demo shows bright orange labels beneath these tweets.

Deepfakes for me, but not for thee? Bloomberg campaign releases altered video of lackluster debate performance

Billionaire Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg has released a doctored video showing his rivals struck dumb by his brilliance after a widely-panned debate performance. So much for social media’s war on fake videos… Read Full Article at RT.com

Theory feels the effects of Ciampa’s wrath: NXT Injury Report, Feb. 20, 2020

Theory feels the effects of Ciampa’s wrath: NXT Injury Report, Feb. 20, 2020

History indicates Bucks are on pace for NBA Finals

The Milwaukee Bucks certainly hope the cliche “history tends to repeat itself” holds true this season.

Friday Night SmackDown, Feb. 21, 2020

Goldberg rolls through ahead of his Universal Title showdown with «The Fiend» Bray Wyatt at WWE Super ShowDown. Also, The Bella Twins join «A Moment of Bliss,» Carmella and Naomi face off for a SmackDown Women's Title opportunity, a ma

Astros must fill hole in rotation after Cole's departure

Astros must fill hole in rotation after Cole's departure
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