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29th April 2016 21:02
One Roman's loss is a modern historian's gain. A giant trove of Roman coins dating back to the 3rd and 4th centuries B.C.E. has been unearthed in Spain by a construction crew, CNN reported Friday. SEE ALSO: Roman mosaics are almost unrecognizable after botched restoration work The collection of bronze coins — weighing a staggering 1,300 pounds — was buried in 19 amphoras, a type of Roman jug, in Tomares, Andalusia, near Seville. Ditch diggers who unearthed the lot were working…
29th April 2016 21:00
For Europe to remain a technological leader it needs to ensure the Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G systems are allowed to become the foundation that future wireless standards are built on, according to Qualcomm Technologies Inc. In an Euractiv editorial, Qualcomm’s Wassim Chourbaji, writes that Europe’s ambitious Digital Single Market (DSM) strategy aims to... Read more » The post Qualcomm sees IoT and 5G driving European DSM appeared first on ReadWrite.
29th April 2016 20:35
Most exercise wear is, to be frank, kind of disgusting: a miserable mashup of high school t-shirts, shorts we found in the laundry room and sandy athletic socks. So when Danielle, a student at Washington and Lee University, recently tried to go to her college gym, she threw on a trendy tank top. The student didn't think anything of it, until she was approached by a student employee and told her "shirt was too low in the back." Danielle was…
29th April 2016 20:34
Hundreds of protesters swarmed the streets outside Donald Trump's rally in Southern California on Thursday night. Trump supporters and detractors faced off outside the sprawling Costa Mesa venue in Orange County. Authorities in riot gear and mounted police formed a barrier between themFull story: http://on.mash.to/1XY7rUO Read more...More about Protest, Donald Trump, Trump, Us World, and Politics
29th April 2016 20:32
If your friends went and jumped off a bridge would you do it too? Probably if they were doing sweet dunks like these. YouTubers Dunking Devils made a day out of swinging some high flying slam dunks on this bridge-suspended hoop. Previously 'feral' dog sweetly saves life of sick hummingbird Michael Strahan squirms after Kelly Ripa brings up his divorces on 'Live' Supercut of Disney characters singing Smash Mouth's 'All Star' is your portal to the '90s Bomb Pizza will…
29th April 2016 20:30
When you're trying to build a fortress, you should always take advantage of recycled and found materials. Well, this crafty bird was in need of some comfy, warm fur to build its nest, but unfortunately there was a very limited supply in the area. SEE ALSO: Baby helps dog find treat at the end of a long struggle There was, however, a sleepy dog with some extra fur. Surely it won't notice if the bird takes just a little bit. …
29th April 2016 20:28
Airbnb prides itself on offering more than accommodation. The short-term rental platform refers to the hosts and guests that rent out and stay in homes around the world as a "community." But a community is rarely without problems. On Friday, NPR hosted a Twitter chat with the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack. Airbnb's service — which includes the photos and names of travelers looking for accommodation — has been in the spotlight because of alleged discrimination by hosts against non-white guests. SEE…
29th April 2016 20:26
Ponies now have more hair style options than just their eponymous tails. Melody Hames is a UK-based 'horse clipper', meaning she has a talent for giving horses the most unique haircuts you've ever seen. Hames is known for her intricate designs, which she gently clips into her horsey clients' fur. SEE ALSO: Regal cat gets the custom royal oil painting she deserves Hames started clipping at the age of 12 because her pony suffered from Cushing's Disease, a condition that causes…
29th April 2016 20:13
LOS ANGELES — To be fair, it's not a very good trailer. Also to be fair, the reason behind the avalanche of thumbs-downs probably has little to do with its quality, and a lot to do with trolling. But the fact remains: the trailer for Sony's all-female Ghostbusters reboot is the most-disliked movie trailer in YouTube history. By a lot. SEE ALSO: On the set of 'Ghostbusters': Secret villains, cameos and one super scary spirit Since its March 3 release,…
29th April 2016 20:10
It took until 2016, but Qantas has finally debuted a pilot uniform tailored specifically for women. Qantas held a runway debut of the new uniforms on Friday, drawing attention to the fact that it was the first uniform designed specifically with the airline's growing number of women pilots in mind. Previously, women flying for Qantas wore flight attendant trousers and shirts and hats made for men. SEE ALSO: An all-female crew operated the world's longest continuous flight on Air India The new uniforms,…