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Obamacare reform bill gets even worse for New York State

This, on a measure from NY congressmen – an amendment to the health-care bill that would relieve upstate counties of their burdensome Medicaid costs and shift them to...

8 Genius Ways to Use Produce Scraps (And Eliminate Waste!)

Photo: Twenty20 You may have mastered meal prep and have a slew of go-to recipes featuring your washed, peeled, chopped and neatly stored fruits and veggies. But as...

Google says it cuts JPEG size by 35 percent with new Guetzli algorithm, but our tests don’t back that up

Update:  Two of the slides in the bees.png file were swapped relative to what the text said was being compared. This error has been corrected. Google has announced a...

Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X

Roughly 18 months ago, Intel and Micron announced they had developed a new type of memory they dubbed 3DXPoint. While details have always been scarce on how the NAND...

8 awesome hidden features in Android Nougat

Google’s latest version of Android is known as Nougat, encompassing both version 7.0 and 7.1. It’s still only available on a tiny fraction of Android devices around...

Qualcomm declares Snapdragon processors aren’t ‘processors’ at all

Qualcomm acknowledges that “processor” is an accepted and broadly used generic term for a wide range of products, including ASICs, CPUs, DSPs, GPUs, MICs, and...

ET deals: Save 91% on the complete Raspberry Pi 3 training bundle

The Raspberry Pi 3 is an awesome little machine, but if you’ve never done any programming or assembled custom electronics before, it can be a bit overwhelming....

Stanford researchers accidentally discover a whole new role for the cerebellum

The cerebellum, that weird wrinkly bit of brainstuff at the back of the skull, is sort of the ugly stepsister of the brain. While the cerebrum gets the glory, because...

Mass Effect: Andromeda has performance issues on both Xbox One and the base PS4

With this latest installment in the Mass Effect franchise, BioWare has moved the story 2.5 million light-years away from the controversial ending of the original...

More than 300 Cisco switch models vulnerable to CIA hack

A cache of CIA documents was dropped on the internet two weeks ago via WikiLeaks. It was a huge volume of data, some of which detailed CIA tools for breaking into...