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Here’s Amazon’s First Instant Pot Discount Of 2018

If you don’t own a pressure cooker, today’s a great day to fix that, as Amazon’s knocked the highly-rated Instant Pot IP-DUO60 down to $89, or $11 less than usual. While that’s not as good as deals we saw late last year, including a nice $69 one-day deal, it is the first real sale Amazon’s…

MLB imposes stricter mound limits, defers on pitch clocks

NEW YORK (AP) Major League Baseball is imposing stricter limits on mound visits in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018. https://www.foxsports.com/mlb/story/mlb-imposes-stricter-mound-limits-defers-on-pitch-clocks-021918 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Samsung patents a flying screen that could be used for hovering video

Samsung was awarded a patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office last week for what it’s calling a “flying display device.” The patent, spotted by LetsGoDigital, was filed for in 2016 and describes a drone-like device with a screen that could be ca… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/19/samsung-patent-flying-screen-hovering-video/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets…

You get to pick the next free games on Twitch Prime

Twitch has been giving away free games with a Prime membership for awhile now, but now you’ll have a say in what’s handed out each month. With the Indie Amplifier program, users can pick from eight indie games and the one with the most votes will be… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/19/twitch-prime-indie-amplifier/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health…

Dancing dinosaurs will teach your kid to code

Maybe robot dinosaurs will encourage your kids to code. Mattel showed off a Jurassic World coding toy this weekend, the newest entry in its Kamigami line of educational robots, at the New York City Toy Fair. The robots are essentially the same as the original Kamigami, except the plastic covers you put over the robotic…

The U.K. Just Sold Its Flagship, HMS Ocean, to Brazil for $117 Million

The U.K. has sold Royal Navy flagship HMS Ocean to Brazil for about 84 million pounds ($117 million) as new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth prepares to take over as leader of the fleet. HMS Ocean will be modified by BAE Systems Plc and Babcock International Group Plc, with the work funded by Brazil, before…

Only 43 Percent of American Teens Have Gotten the HPV Vaccine Which Prevents Cervical and Dick Cancer

The HPV vaccine is a fantastic drug that prevents everything from cervical cancer in women to dick cancer in men. But a new study from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association has found that vaccination rates for American teenagers is still tragically low. Read more… Matt Novak https://gizmodo.com/only-43-percent-of-american-teens-have-gotten-the-hpv-v-1823133250 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health…

Virginia stays at No. 1 in AP Top 25; Duke jumps to 5th

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Virginia strengthened its hold on No. 1 in the AP Top 25 while Duke jumped back into the top five after a pair of impressive wins. https://www.foxsports.com/college-basketball/story/virginia-stays-at-no-1-in-ap-top-25-duke-jumps-to-5th-021918 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Why wraps are the lowest form of human lunch

Deli counters of the world — listen up.  For as long as I can remember (about two years, since I no longer remember anything before Trump), wraps have been positioned near the apex of the lunch hierarchy. I cannot tell you the number of corporate seminars I’ve attended where low sodium, corn-heavy, semi-frozen veggie wraps…

Google’s new AI algorithm predicts heart disease by looking at your eyes

Scientists from Google and its health-tech subsidiary Verily have discovered a new way to assess a person’s risk of heart disease using machine learning. By analyzing scans of the back of a patient’s eye, the company’s software is able to accurately deduce data, including an individual’s age, blood pressure, and whether or not they smoke….

West Virginia Teachers Are Planning To Stage a Walkout This Week

Teachers across West Virginia plan to stage a statewide walkout this Thursday and Friday, amid escalating tensions regarding pay and health care. The work stoppage, though temporary, is meant as a shot across the bow to legislators. Service personnel throughout the state will also participate in the walkout, said union leaders. “The entire state of…

Listen to the Haunting Sounds of Puerto Rican Wildlife During Hurricane Maria

The 2017 hurricane system left a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. But less obvious than what last year’s most powerful storms did to natural landscapes is the effect they had on natural soundscapes. Read more… Maddie Stone https://earther.com/listen-to-the-haunting-sounds-of-puerto-rican-wildlife-1823038860 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Pebble founder Eric Migicovsky has joined Y Combinator as a partner

 If you follow the startup industry, you likely know the story of smartwatch maker Pebble, including that famous Kickstarter campaign in 2012 that sought $100,000 but wound up raising more than $10 million instead. You might also remember thinking that Pebble’s fate was sealed once Apple launched its own now-ubiquitous smartwatch in 2014. You were…