Soft tissue found in 75 million-year-old dinosaur bones is a big deal for paleontology

Dinosaur fossils may have more to share with us than originally thought. By analyzing poorly preserved dinosaur bone fragments, scientists have found structures that closely resemble red blood cells and collagen fibers, proteins found in various types of tissues. The finding is exciting because it contradicts a widely held belief that only exceptionally well-preserved fossils [...]

Don't Expect Simpsons Movie 2 Soon

2007's The Simpsons Movie was generally well-received and made a lot of money, but don't expect a sequel to happen soon. Speaking with Variety, executive producer Al Jean talked about the strain producing the movie put on the show and why you shouldn't hold your breath for another film."The movie was such a time-intensive operation; [...]

Dan Geer’s 10 Cybersecurity Best Practices

In his keynote last year at the Black Hat USA conference, Dan Geer proposed 10 policy recommendations he thinks will make the digital world a much safer one. Here’s a much-condensed version of his ideas. Mandatory reporting for cybersecurity failures: Geer argues that organizations should be legally required to report failures above a certain level [...]

2016 Cadillac models will get CarPlay and Android Auto

CarPlay and Android Auto announcements are finally starting to pick up in recent months — and the latest is Cadillac, which just announced it'll be deploying both across the line starting with 2016 models. The add-ons come on the heels of an upgrade for Cue, Cadillac's homegrown connected car platform, which gets a faster processor to try [...]

Xbox One and PS4 Getting New Dungeons & Dragons RPG

Sword Coast Legends, a role-playing game set in the Dungeons & Dragons Forgotten Realms universe developed by n-Space and Digital Extremes, is coming to consoles.The game will launch "late 2015" for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, while the PC, Mac, and Linux versions are scheduled to arrive on September 8.Sword Coast Legends director Dan Tudge [...]