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Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner hit in hand by pitch, leaves game

PHILADELPHIA -- Los Angeles third baseman Justin Turner left Thursday's game at Philadelphia after being hit by a pitch in the right hand in the first inning.There was no official word on the severity of the injury.Turner was hit with a fastball by Phillies starter Mark Leiter Jr. on the second pitch of his at-bat. Trainers looked at...

Want an Energy-Efficient Data Center? Build It Underwater

Illustration: MCKIBILLO When Sean James, who works on data-center technology for Microsoft, suggested that the company put server farms entirely underwater, his colleagues were a bit dubious. But for James, who had earlier served on board a submarine for the U.S. Navy, submerging whole data centers beneath the waves made perfect sense....

Trump orders new sanctions to tighten screws on North Korea nuclear program

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ordered new sanctions on Thursday that open the door wider to blacklisting people and entities doing business with North Korea, including its shipping and trade networks, further tightening the screws on Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile program. Trump stopped short of going after North Korea’s biggest trading partner, China, and...

Philip DeFranco on YouTube Issues and Mainstream Media (Pt. 1)

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Philip Defranco (YouTube Creator) joins Dave Rubin to discuss why Philip started making YouTube videos, critiques of the mainstream media, issues with YouTube’s demonetization and lack of transparency, the importance of owning your work, and more. ***Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RubinReport This is part of our collaboration with Learn Liberty featuring interviews with classical liberals. Check out Learn Liberty on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/LearnLiberty *NEW: Official...

AMD’s stock surges on heavy volume after report Tesla was working with the chipmaker

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. ...

Pinterest opens up more than 5,000 interests for advertiser targeting through its Taste Graph

 Pinterest builds itself around visual discovery — the idea that you can come to the site or app, see something you like, and immediately dive down a rabbit hole. The company has built an extensive suite of tools internally to figure out which rabbit hole to divert users to, and now it’s opening up some of that knowledge...

The Kentucky Startup That Is Teaching Coal Miners to Code

Coal’s role in American electricity generation is fast diminishing. A few large coal-mining companies declared bankruptcy last year, and several coal power plants have been shuttered. The biggest loss in all this has been felt by the tens of thousands of coal...

For First Time, On-Chip Nanoantennas Enable High-Bit-Rate Transmission

An international team of researchers led by a group at the Australian National University (ANU) is the first to demonstrate ultra-fast transmission of information through an optical nanoantenna that has been imprinted onto an optical waveguide. These results...

Smartphone Heart Monitor Beats Doctors at Diagnosing Atrial Fibrillation

“Doc, how’s my ticker?” In olden days (like 5 years ago), patients went to their general practioners with such anxious inquiries, looking for cardiac checkups and reassurances. These days, consumers can buy a heart monitor that’s about the...