Quantum Astronomy Could Create Telescopes Hundreds of Kilometers Wide

A few years ago researchers using the radio-based Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) performed an extraordinary observation, the likes of which remains a dream for most other astronomers. The EHT team announced in April 2019 that it had successfully imaged the shadow of a supermassive black hole in a nearby galaxy by combining observations from eight…

Researcher says he can link Facebook accounts to 5M email addresses...

VIDEO DEMO — Facebook Email Search v1.0 can process 5 million email addresses per day, researcher says. Dan Goodin - Apr 21, 2021 1:41 am UTC Still smarting from last month's dump of phone numbers belonging to 500 million Facebook users, the social media giant has a new privacy crisis to contend with: a tool…

Diagnosing a traffic drop? Just breathe!

30-second summary: A traffic drop doesn’t necessarily mean something is wrong – in most cases, it is natural All sites have experienced a decline in traffic throughout their lifetime which can be explained by seasonality, loss of PPC budget, and many other factors When it comes to organic search traffic decline, it is often caused…

Oscars 2021: Start time, nominations and how to watch online

The 93rd Academy Awards are closing in, airing this Sunday, April 25 on ABC. Like most awards shows, the ceremony felt the impact of the pandemic: The Academy delayed the ceremony by two months and extended the eligibility window to accommodate films released in 2020 through to February 2021. Another tweak allowed films that originally had a…

Watch Mortal Kombat’s first 7 minutes before its HBO Max debut

Hiroyuki Sanada as Scorpion in New Line Cinema's action-adventure Mortal Kombat. Warner Bros. Pictures Few video games make it all the way to the silver screen, but if any game is deserving of becoming a major motion picture, it's Mortal Kombat. The hyperviolent fighting game is so iconic that it became a center piece in…

Oscars 2021: How to watch all the nominated movies

Despite slimmer pickings in a year of films vacating their 2020 release spots, the 93rd Academy Award voters have nominated a more than worthy bunch of films for best picture. The ceremony, taking place this Sunday on April 25, also makes history: For the first time ever, two women are nominated in the notoriously male-dominated…

Jeff Kaplan, Overwatch’s director, departs Blizzard, leaving fans concerned over its...

Goodbye, Papa Jeff. James Sheppard/Edge Magazine/Future via Getty Images Blizzard just lost a member of the old guard. Jeff Kaplan, lead designer and de-facto public face of Overwatch, is leaving the company after 19 years. Kaplan shared a note on Twitter and through a statement, saying he feels "it was truly the honor of a…

This flying electric ferry could revolutionize coastal travel

Regent Imagine living in a coastal community and heading to the harbor for an ultra-low-altitude flight aboard an electric aircraft to a neighboring town just along the water. Boston-based startup Regent is already working toward such a reality with its 10-passenger “seaglider” that it says could be carrying paying passengers as early as 2025. Co-founders…

Apple Announcements

The latest Apple news, reviews, and discussions centered around everything the company has to offer. Whether it be a forthcoming iteration of MacOS, iOS, the Apple TV, or the latest earnings report, Digital Trends offers all of the in-depth coverage you need to stay informed. Related Categories:  iPhone | Mac | iPad | Apple Watch…

Meet SpaceX’s Crew-2 astronauts before they blast off to space

NASA and SpaceX will send four astronauts to the International Space Station on Thursday, April 22. The Crew-2 astronauts will travel to the orbiting laboratory inside a Crew Dragon spacecraft, which will be lifted into orbit atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The crew comprises NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur, plus JAXA (Japan…

What’s new on Hulu in May and what’s leaving soon

Streaming service Hulu adds an impressive list of new movies, shows, and specials to its library each month, and May is no exception. With so many great titles joining its library, we’ve identified some of the highlights throughout the month, as well as everything else coming to the service and leaving. May brings the premiere…