New on Sports Illustrated: Details of Candidates’ Backroom U.S. Soccer Election Deal to Mobilize vs. Carter, Cordeiro selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

Here is the news Six candidates for U.S. Soccer president gathered together to form an alliance against Kathy Carter and Carlos Cordeiro–or so it seemed. There’s no shortage of curious activity leading into Saturday’s election. on Sport Illustrated

Time’s Just About Up to Secure the 2018 Midterm Elections

It’s been roughly two years since the first signs that Russia had launched an interference campaign aimed at the 2016 presidential race, and now the United States is hurtling toward a set of pivotal midterm elections in November. But while some states have made an earnest effort to secure the vote, the overall landscape looks …

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Could Come with Snap Apps Preinstalled

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Could Come with Snap Apps Preinstalled Published on February 09, 2018 at 08:25PM Ubuntu 18.04 LTS ‘Bionic Beaver’ could ship with Snap apps installed by default. From a report: A proposal from Ubuntu developer Steve Langasek suggests that Snapcraft now stand as a ‘first-class’ alternative to traditional packages, making them ripe for …

Researchers discovered a new kind of stereo vision by putting tiny 3D glasses on mantises

Researchers at Newcastle University, U.K. believe they’ve discovered a differently evolved form of stereo vision in mantises. The research team studied the phenomenon in the insects precisely as one would hope — by attaching a pair of tiny 3D glasses to their bug eyes. The scientists attached a mantis-sized pair of dual-color 3D glasses to the …