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Trump Suspended From Facebook for at Least Two Years
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Trump Suspended From Facebook for at Least Two Years

Photo: John Gurzinski/AFP via Getty Images (Getty Images) Facebook announced on Friday that Donald Trump’s accounts on the company’s platforms—which includes the former president’s Instagram account—are going to be suspended for a full two years. At the end of that two-year gap, the company will “look to experts to assess whether the risk to public...

Scientists Morph Human DNA Into Mosquito DNA Structure
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Scientists Morph Human DNA Into Mosquito DNA Structure

Disabling one gene radically alters 3D chromosome structure. Loosening Up Researchers have uncovered a key way that human and mosquito DNA are structured differently from one another — and figured out how to morph each into the other opposite arrangement. Working independently at first, two teams of scientists realized two important things about genomic structure:...

Elon Musk Says He’s Broken Up With Cryptocurrency
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Elon Musk Says He’s Broken Up With Cryptocurrency

Is it really over? Bitcoin Breakup It’s over. Tesla CEO Elon Musk seemingly announced last night that he has broken up with cryptocurrencies. In a series of C-tier memes, Musk spelled out the apparent breakup on his Twitter account. Unsurprisingly, Bitcoin stumbled as a result, falling by almost five percent from its price Thursday evening,...

America: The Motion Picture’s First Trailer Is More Chaotic Than Patriotic
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America: The Motion Picture’s First Trailer Is More Chaotic Than Patriotic

L-to-r: Geronimo, the Blacksmith, George Washington, Thomas Edison, Sam Adams, and Paul Revere.Screenshot: Netflix We all know the stories: George Washington cut down that cherry tree…with his Wolverine-like retractable chainsaws. Paul Revere sped through the night, warning people the British were coming, because he was a robo-centaur. And then they formed a rock band with...

New Biden Executive Order Bans U.S. Investment in Huawei and 58 Other Chinese Tech Companies
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New Biden Executive Order Bans U.S. Investment in Huawei and 58 Other Chinese Tech Companies

Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images (Getty Images) Following a previous Trump executive order that banned some Chinese companies from buying U.S.-made tech, this week President Biden issued a new executive order banning U.S. entities from investing in 59 different Chinese tech and defense companies. Advertisement In a statement published by the White House, the Biden administration...

Archaeologists Open Frozen Wooden Box Found on Viking Mountain Pass
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Archaeologists Open Frozen Wooden Box Found on Viking Mountain Pass

The wooden box found on the Lendbreen ice patch in Norway’s Breheimen National Park.Image: The Glacier Archaeology Program Innlandet Melting glacial ice along a mountain passageway in Norway has resulted in the discovery of hundreds of ancient artifacts, including items dating back to the Viking Age. One of these items, a wooden box with the...

US Authorities Start Treating Ransomware Hacks Like Terrorism
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US Authorities Start Treating Ransomware Hacks Like Terrorism

“We’ve used this model around terrorism before but never with ransomware.” Elevated Priority The US Department of Justice is prioritizing its investigations into ransomware attacks that have ground several industries in the country to a halt in recent months. The attacks include the Colonial Pipeline hack that shut down gas supplies along the East Coast...

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How to play irritating WhatsApp voice messages faster

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Voice messages are a divisive form of communication. Their devotees say they create a more personal connection, feel more natural than writing, and convey emotion better than mere text. They’re...

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Watch awesome dad build electric wooden Lamborghini for his son

A dad from Vietnam, Truong Van Dao, built his son an electric, kid-sized wooden Lamborghini Sian Roaster, fully capable of hitting the streets!  And it’s unbelievably cool![embedded content] This ultra-cute Lamborghini is made of wood from discarded trees and has a small electric motor that enables it to reach 25km/h. It’s difficult to select the best...