Mark Cuban takes to Twitter to ask Trump to focus on robotics

Image: AP Photo/Evan Vucci One of the most outspoken critics of President-elect Donald Trump leading up to the election was Mark Cuban, tech mogul, owner of the NBA’s Mavericks and Shark Tank co-host. Now Cuban has apparently decided to move past his previous, and at times quite harsh, critiques

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The slow cooker revolution – BBC News

Media captionCan you cook your Christmas dinner in a slow cooker? There’s a culinary revolution taking place and it’s not in a hurry. Like many things from the 1970s, slow cookers are back in fashion with some retailers reporting sales up by a third in recent years. Driven by the trend for

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Priebus to meet White House predecessors Friday

Washington (CNN)Reince Priebus, Donald Trump’s selection to serve as chief of staff, will meet with his outgoing predecessor at the White House Friday as part of a larger session with former occupants of the top West Wing job, according to people familiar with the session. The summit at the

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Security News This Week: Russian Hackers Are Targeting Germany Now, Too

Germany’s intelligence agency accused Russia of deploying cyberattacks against the country, including the spread of propaganda and attempts to destabilize the government. And why not? As we’ve noted before, if the US election taught Putin anything it’s that hacking really can make an impact.

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Maybe A Life Filled With Uncertainty Is The Best Life You Could Possibly Have

There is something about a life of uncertainty that gives me peace. Something about seeing that thing that scares me, and doing it anyway. That excitement and fear that intermingle, wrapping their arms around me, as I leap head first into the unknown. Something about knowing that my life right

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This is the most dangerous time for our planet | Stephen Hawking

We cant go on ignoring inequality, because we have the means to destroy our world but not to escape it As a theoretical physicist based in Cambridge, I have lived my life in an extraordinarily privileged bubble. Cambridge is an unusual town, centred around one of the worlds great universities.

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