djp928 writes: It turns out that 1 in 40 people really are able to do two things at once without suffering noticeable impairment at either task. Scientists are calling these people "supertaskers" and current theory cannot explain how they can do what they do.
djp928 writes: Looks like somebody is betting the stock market will crash by 30% or more by the third week in September. tinfoilhatsites are giving the story the most play, but at least a fewnon-kook sites have also analyzed this disturbing trade. It also happened on the European market as well.
djp928 writes: GPS locators in a mother's cell phone enabled police to locate her and her son in order to inform them that a donor heart had become available for the 10-year-old's lifesaving transplant surgery.
It's a heartwarming (pun intended) story, but how long before police are using this ability to find people for less altruistic reasons?