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Chart of the day: Are you eating more veggies than a 3-year-old? Probably not

Chart of the day: Are you eating more veggies than a 3-year-old? Probably not

Updated July 03, 2018 13:07:33 Parents who despair at getting their children to eat their veggies might need to have a look at the example they are setting.The National Health Survey suggests only 3.8 per cent of adult men get enough vegetables each day, compared to 4.5 per cent of boys.Women fare a little better…
Feds ask people to stop climbing out of cars and dancing to Drake

Feds ask people to stop climbing out of cars and dancing to Drake

Drake’s new album Scorpion is all over YouTube and Instagram right now, in part thanks to a challenge issued by Instagrammer TheShiggyShow, which has people dancing to “In My Feelings.” The song mentions a character named Keke, and the “Keke Challenge” meme has become a viral sensation. While it can be performed anywhere, some of…
YouTube will test an ‘Explore’ tab to help users find new videos and channels

YouTube will test an ‘Explore’ tab to help users find new videos and channels

YouTube’s experimenting with a new Explore feature that will help users easily find new channels and videos on the platform while browsing on mobile. The Explore feature will pop up as a “tab” at the bottom of the app’s home screen for a select 1 percent of iOS users, according to Tom Leung, YouTube’s director…
Electric flight is coming, but the batteries aren’t ready

Electric flight is coming, but the batteries aren’t ready

The idea of electric powered flight has been around for decades, but only recently has it begun to take off. There are over a dozen startups and companies today that are pursuing battery-electric and hybrid prototypes, with some suggesting we could all be nibbling on pretzels and scrolling through in-flight entertainment from within zero-emission, battery-powered…
Xenophon hits out at AHA campaign

Xenophon hits out at AHA campaign

Xenophon hits out at AHA campaign Nick Xenophon has rubbished a campaign by the Australian Hotels Association targeting him in the South Australian election and taken aim at Woolworths for its role in the poker machine industry. The AHA has been running television commercials warning that a vote for Mr Xenophon or one of his…
Florida man arrested in alleged multi-state SIM card hacking ring

Florida man arrested in alleged multi-state SIM card hacking ring

Florida authorities made an arrest last month in an alleged multi-state SIM card hacking ring, the latest in a series of similar incidents. According to court records first unearthed this week by reporter Brian Krebs, law enforcement learned of the plot when a mother in Michigan overheard her son pretending to be an AT&T employee…
How Wakandacon, the first Black Panther-themed convention, escaped the fan con curse

How Wakandacon, the first Black Panther-themed convention, escaped the fan con curse

“I’m a planner, and my dream, my whole life, has been to buy a house,” says Dave Barthwell while standing at a podium in front of several hundred mostly black attendees at the end of the first Wakandacon, a three-day convention of cosplay, workshops, tournaments, and panels, all celebrating the Afrofuturistic possibilities inspired by Marvel’s…