Category Archives: outdoor adventure

NASA and Google are announcing a 'major discovery' about exoplanets — here's what it probably is

NASA is announcing a new discovery on Thursday at 1 p.m. ET.
Astronomers who study Kepler exoplanet data and an engineer from Google Brain are involved in the announcement.
Documents shared by NASA Watch suggest the space

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We drove a $73,000 Cadillac XTS V-Sport and completely fell for its retro charm and secret power (GM)

The Cadillac XTS V-Sport is a somewhat retro sedan that still has performance cred.
It is big, comfy, and has a large trunk — but it also has a powerful V6, twin-turbo engine.
The Cadillac Cue infotainment

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The $35,000 ‘meditation pod’ showing up at high-end spas makes the hardest part of meditation mind-blowingly easy

Meditation is a challenging but rewarding experience.
When I was in college, I used to meditate often, and found it was a highly effective way for me to quiet my stress and reset my mind.
But as

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Former Facebook executive: 'We have created a tool that's ripping apart the social fabric of how society works' (FB)

Former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya said during a November interview at Stanford that social networks “are destroying how society works.”
Other early Facebook executives have criticized the company in recent weeks as well.

Former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya

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There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise provides a ton of benefits, from a lift in mood to more toned muscles.
Some of the benefits can emerge within minutes, while others might take several days or weeks to crop up.
A new

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What it's like inside the ultra-exclusive club that counts Roger Goodell, Anthony Scaramucci, and Wall Street billionaires as members

CORE: Club isn’t easy to get into.
The Manhattan club counts bigwigs from the city’s major industries as members, including NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, billionaire fashion entrepreneur J. Christopher Burch, former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci,

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An app for buying and selling bitcoin has rocketed to the top of the iPhone App Store charts (AAPL)

The price of bitcoin is soaring.
Coinbase, one of the services that makes it easy to buy and sell bitcoin, is soaring too – it’s now the no. 2 app on Apple’s iPhone App Store.

 
Bitcoin has

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How hearables could drive voice assistant usage (AAPL, GOOGL, AMZN)

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Apple, Google, Amazon, and Samsung are looking to hearables — ear-based wearables like Apple’s AirPods — to broaden the reach of

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Meet Poppy, the 22-year-old YouTube star who has already inspired her own religion

Poppy is a YouTube star whose strange videos have become an online phenomenon.
The artist is the subject of several rumors, including that she might be a robot, a member of the Illuminati, or a pawn

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Bill Gates reveals his 5 favorite books of 2017

Bill Gates reads around 50 books per year, but only a select few make his annual list of favorites.
For the last several years, the Microsoft founder has chosen five titles that he enjoyed over the

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