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  2. Farmers have another tool to help them in the field. With smartphones in hand, tech-savvy farmers are able to fly heavy duty drones out to do everything from crop dusting to surveying the health of the plants. SEE ALSO: Passenger drones will start flying for real in summer 2017 And with smarter software, drones can do more autonomously, making the process more efficient and at far lower cost than hiring a specialised pilot to man an aircraft over the fields. While makers have offered agriculture drones to the market for two decades now, adoption is tiny, according to Xaircraft, a Chinese maker that's starting to expand into the U.S. Read more... More about Uav, Drones, Poladrone, Xaircraft, and ChinaView the full article
  3. A woman in Mumbai is being hailed a hero on Twitter after reportedly jumping on a leopard to rescue her little son from its claws. The incident is believed to have taken place in northern Mumbai in an area bordering a forest-park. The animal leaped out of a dense thicket at around 9pm local time. “I started yelling for help, and ran towards my child to grab him. On seeing me approach, the leopard made a dash for the bushes,” the mother recalled. SEE ALSO: Watch this lion attack a tourist vehicle in a popular biological park Residents have blamed local authorities for not installing streetlights in the area. The mother, however, managed to avert any serious injuries to her three-year-old. He was given three stitches at a local hospital. Read more... More about Forests, India, Social Media, Wildlife, and Twitter ReactionsView the full article
  4. "Hi, it's Donald Trump here." That's what Emma Thompson heard as soon as she picked up the phone. What followed next is a pretty incredible story. It was the late 1990s, and Thompson was doing a film called Primary Colors with John Travolta, the British actress said during an interview for Swedish news outlet SVT. SEE ALSO: Samantha Bee: Trump's budget reveals he 'has no f*cking clue' Thompson, who at the time was freshly divorced from Kenneth Branagh, received the call from The Donald while on her trailer on the Universal Studios lot. After the initial shock, Trump reportedly said: "Yeah, I just you know, I wondered if I could offer you some accommodation in one of my Trump Towers. They’re really comfortable." Read more... More about Date, Emma Thompson, Donald Trump, and Entertainment View the full article
  5. Migos were the musical guests on Jimmy Fallon Thursday night. http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/watch-migos-perform-bad-and-boujee-with-office-supplies-on-jimmy-fallon-news.30435.htmlView the full article
  6. SoftBank is doubling down on its self-driving bus project in Japan. SB Drive, an entity created last year to develop autonomous vehicle technology for public transport, just got a cash windfall after Yahoo Japan led a 510 million JPY ($4.6 million) investment. Yahoo Japan, the Yahoo affiliate which is one of Japan’s most influential tech companies, provided 490 million JPY ($4.4… Read More View the full article
  7. You twist the bottle, or try to yank it up quickly after pouring a glass — we all struggle to drop wine bottles from dribbling down the side of the neck. But turns out, all it took was some clever engineering to fix the perennial problem. SEE ALSO: This mum's wine hack has taken Twitter by storm Daniel Perlman, an inventor and biophysicist at Brandeis University has showed off a bottle with a groove cut into its lip. The groove is what stops the liquid from running down the bottle. There are already products designed to prevent wine dripping, but Perlman says he wanted to solve the problem without an additional accessary. Read more... More about Engineering, Alcohol, Brandeis University, Wine, and WatercoolerView the full article
  8. Even as the Indian government refuses to entertain most of Apple’s demands, the Cupertino-based company will soon take a major step that could bolster its business in the nation. Mashable reported last month that Apple intends to start manufacturing in India by as early as late April, starting with last year’s iPhone SE model for the first several months. It appears, Apple has since chalked out bigger plans. SEE ALSO: The next iPhone's battery might be getting a Plus-sized boost The company will also be assembling the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6s models in the nation, reports WSJ, citing a government official. Read more... More about Smartphones, Iphone 6s, Iphone 6, Iphone Se, and India View the full article
  9. Listen to Justine Skye's new single "Flames." http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/justine-skye-flames-new-song.1973416.htmlView the full article
  10. Lil Uzi Vert re-releases his single "XO Tour Lif3" on iTunes today. http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/lil-uzi-vert-xo-tour-lif3-prod-by-tm88-new-song.1973415.htmlView the full article
  11. Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture: Casting Rendering of the Day: With Michael Shannon the frontrunner to play Cable in Deadpool 2, BossLogic shows us what that might look like (via ComicBook.com): Whipped up a Michael Shannon version of #cable for @ComicBook I'm happy with the short-list bring on the announcement :D @robertliefeld pic.twitter.com/43olsYGDuI — BossLogic (@Bosslogic) March 23, 2017 Movie Parody of the Day: Deadpool and friends do their own version of "Gaston" from Beauty and the Beast in this well-done musical spoof (via Geek Tyrant): Cast Reunion of the Day: See how well everyone from Love, Actually has aged in this TV spot for the short... Read More View the full article
  12. Stream Daye Jack's new album "No Data" featuring Denzel Curry, Grim Dave, and more. http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/daye-jack-no-data-upcoming-album-new-mixtape.116962.htmlView the full article
  13. The wheels on America’s tech IPO train continue to turn. Enterprise data analytics firm Alteryx, the next tech firm in line to go public, has priced its shares at $14 ahead of its listing on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow (Friday). That pricing — which comes in at the top of the firm’s range — will see Alteryx, which is listing under AYX symbol, raise $126… Read More View the full article
  14. Kendrick Lamar is taking shots at somebody on "The Heart Part 4," and twitter think its Big Sean. http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/is-kendrick-lamar-taking-shots-at-big-sean-on-the-heart-part-4-news.30436.htmlView the full article
  15. If you've ever seen Indigenous Australia's most-famed hunting weapon, the boomerang, you'll know it's a solid piece of wood that can really pack a punch if it manages to hit you. They're meant to be for knocking down mammals, after all. Drones are surprisingly resistant to a boomerang hits though, at least the one in this YouTube video by Dronegear. The DJI Phantom 4 Pro manages to take the whack of the weapon, which actually breaks. The drone is disturbed from its original position by the whack, but finds its wings again pretty quickly. Still — good luck going up against those eagles. Read more... More about Video, Videos, Drone Footage, Drone, and DronesView the full article
  16. Out now, stream Que's sequel to "Can U Digg It?" http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/que-can-u-digg-it-2-album-stream-new-mixtape.116981.htmlView the full article
  17. We're a sucker for drama. And you'll see plenty of it, in Dash Cam Owners Australia's "March 2017 On The Road" compilation, which is part of an ongoing collection of the Facebook page's most dangerous — but also highly entertaining — cases of woeful driving or near-misses with risk-taking pedestrians. Just a warning, there's plenty of grunting and swearing from unhappy Australians in the video, but we think you'll find that's part of the hilarity of it all. Read more... More about Videos, Video, Dash Cam Footage, Dash Cam Owners Australia, and Dash Camera View the full article
  18. Post Malone is celebrating his single "Congratulations" with Quavo surpassing the million sold mark. http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/post-malones-congratulations-goes-platinum-shares-cover-art-for-beerbongs-and-bentleys-news.30434.htmlView the full article
  19. Raekwon's new album "The Wild" has arrived. http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/raekwon-the-wild-upcoming-album-new-mixtape.116887.htmlView the full article
  20. Goldlink releases his sophomore album "At What Cost." http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/goldlink-at-what-cost-album-stream-new-mixtape.116982.htmlView the full article
  21. Well, then. We didn't really have to wait that long. After teasing us on Thursday morning with a cryptic post on Instagram, Kendrick Lamar has officially delivered to the delight of everyone already tired of listening to Drake's More Life on repeat. The Compton rapper released a brand new single "The Heart Part 4" on Thursday night and it's now available to listen to right here. SEE ALSO: Kendrick Lamar teases a new project with mysterious Instagram post It seems likely the new track signals that Lamar will drop his upcoming fourth studio album imminently. A post shared by Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) on Mar 23, 2017 at 1:55am PDTRead more... More about Entertainment, Music, New Music, Kendrick Lamar, and EntertainmentView the full article
  22. Now out, stream Trey Songz's 7th studio LP "Tremaine." http://www.hotnewhiphop.com/trey-songz-tremaine-upcoming-album-new-mixtape.116870.htmlView the full article
  23. The CIA has put quite a bit effort into figuring out ways to hack Apple devices.That's the takeaway from the latest batch of documents dumped by WikiLeaks. The so-called "Dark Matter"documents, published Thursday, detail methods allegedly used by the CIA to infect MacBooks and some older iPhones with malware that allowed the agency to remotely spy on device owners. SEE ALSO: Wikileaks' CIA dump contained WAY more bad memes than you would think As usual, WikiLeaks released a fairly alarming-sounding statement accompanying the documents. But before you freak out about the security of your own Apple products, it's important to understand exactly what they say. Read more... More about Apple, Iphone, Mac, Cia, and Vault 7 View the full article
  24. Kendrick Lamar has released a new song called “The Heart Part 4.” It’s a continuation of an ongoing series spanning his discography. Listen to the song on iTunes and below via Apple Music and Tidal. The announcement follows an Instagram post of the Roman numeral “IV” on Thursday, which Kendrick shared after wiping his prior posts. Kendrick recently spoke about a forthcoming record earlier this month, saying, “My focus is ultimately going back to my community and the other communities around the world where they’re doing the groundwork. To Pimp a Butterfly was addressing the problem. I’m in a space now where I’m not addressing the problem anymore.” At the end of the new song, Kendrick raps, “Y’all got ’til April 7 to get y’all shit together,” potentially teasing a new release. At another point, he says, “Donald Trump is a chump, know how we feel punk/Tell em that God comin', and Russia need a replay button, yall up to something.” Last year, Kendrick put out untitled unmastered.—a collection of tracks he worked on while recording TPAB. Revisit Pitchfork’s Overtones column “Word Is Bond: Black Hippy and the Power of Repetition.” Watch Kendrick Lamar at Pitchfork Music Festival 2012: View the full article
  25. On the heels of a $400 million round at a $3.4 billion valuation, Instacart has agreed on a $4.65 million fee to settle a class-action lawsuit around claims that the on-demand grocery delivery startup misclassified its personal shoppers as independent contractors, and also failed to reimburse them for their work expenses, Recode reports. There are over 31,000 Instacart shoppers involved in… Read More View the full article
  26. Mike WiLL Made-It’s new album Ransom 2 just dropped, and it’s a star-studded affair. One track, “Perfect Pint,” features verses from Kendrick Lamar, Rae Sremmurd, and Gucci Mane; stream that below. Elsewhere on the release is the previously released “Gucci On My” featuring YG and 21 Savage, and the Rihanna collaboration “Nothing is Promised,” originally released in 2016. Watch Rae Sremmurd’s “Over/Under” episode on Pitchfork.tv: View the full article
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