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26th July 2016 20:09
Congrats! You're 23 years old and you have your first real job. On the downside, you now work long hours, wear uncomfortable shoes all day and can't take naps. Even worse, your paychecks get divided pretty evenly between rent, food and student loan payments. Understandably, you haven't bothered to start a retirement fund yet — you're only 23! You have 39 years before you need to even start worrying about retirement, right? Wrong. We spoke with Dan Egan, director of…
26th July 2016 16:30
Tesla, a forward-thinking company with a goal to integrate clean energy, energy storage and transportation solutions to the world, has been hard at work trying to carry out its master plans for the future. Ten years ago, Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla Motors, formulated an ambitious plan to change the world with electric cars,... Read more » The post Looking into Tesla’s refocused plans for the future appeared first on ReadWrite.
26th July 2016 01:04
Federal guidelines for autonomous cars on public roads are in the works, and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx provided some rough outlines on the focus points for rules and regulations. Speaking at the 2016 Automated Driving Symposium, Foxx told attendees that we need “to take the the safety aspects of this very seriously” and cautioned... Read more » The post US federal self-driving guidelines coming soon…again appeared first on ReadWrite.
25th July 2016 23:56
LOS ANGELES — The premise of the Lionsgate movie Nerve — in which participants play a sort of geolocation-enabled truth-or-dare game — really isn't that far down the road from Pokémon Go. So ... this was probably inevitable. SEE ALSO: 10 very inappropriate locations for Poke Stops in Pokémon Go Nerve is partnering with Atom Tickets to create "PokéStop boosts" outside movie theaters in 11 markets on Tuesday — the same night the film, starring Emma Roberts and Dave Franco,…
25th July 2016 23:46
Despite what totally realistic movies like Sharknado and The Shallows (or the original Jaws) tell you, sharks aren't usually dangerous. To us. To each other, they can be brutal. In an admittedly unusual occurrence, fisherman William Wall discovered a hammerhead shark and a tiger shark in a fight to the death just outside of his fishing boat, located off the coast of Venice, Louisiana. His friend used a GoPro to check things out. SEE ALSO: One group's strategy for saving…
25th July 2016 23:37
Thirsty couples, rejoice! According to a study published in The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Series, couples who drink alcohol together are more likely to stay together. Spouses over the age of 50 reportedly have higher relationship satisfaction if both drink — or if both did not drink — compared to marriages in which only one person drinks. Full story: http://on.mash.to/2akWcFD Read more...More about Mashable Video, Standalone Featured, Marriage, Couples, and Drinking
25th July 2016 23:09
Justin Bieber is taking a little break from touring to kick back and enjoy the true purpose of life: the miracle of doggles. Biebs shared an awe-inspiring video of his dog Esther enjoying some time on a boat — complete with eyewear to protect the cutie from the wind while her anthem, Lenny Kravitz's "American Woman," plays in the background. SEE ALSO: Justin Bieber can't stop staring into the big blue eyes of his new puppy, Phil It's unclear whether…
25th July 2016 22:48
If you love the iPad, MacBook Air or iMac, you're probably going to love the Apple Car. Senior Apple executive Bob Mansfield, the man who led the engineering development for those wildly popular products, has been tapped to lead the tech giant's car-making efforts, according to the Wall Street Journal, citing people close to the matter. After championing some of the brand's biggest successes, Mansfield is now in charge of Apple's unconfirmed 600-member Project Titan, which has a tentative launch…
25th July 2016 22:32
Editor's note: This is the twenty-seventh entry in the writer's year-long project to read one book about each of the U.S. Presidents in the year prior to Election Day 2016. You can also follow Marcus' progress at the @44in52 Twitter account and with this 44 in 52 Spreadsheet. Poor William Howard Taft. All this gentle giant of a man ever wanted was to be a Supreme Court justice. He got there eventually, appointed to Chief Justice by Warren G. Harding…
25th July 2016 22:13
Hannah Hart is branching out beyond her drunk kitchen. Food Network has tapped the comedian and YouTube star to host a new untitled culinary travel series for its channel. Plans for the partnership include "a six episode series along with an array of complementary digital and social content leveraging both Hart's and the network's respective digital footprints," the network said in a release Monday. "While I'm not a food expert... I do consider myself a food enthusiast! I love to…