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Why the Arctic's Mosquito Problem Is Getting Bigger, Badder

The trend could spell disaster for caribou (and more nasty bites for humans).<p>When the wind drops and the endless summer sun bakes the ponds that dot the frozen tundra, some of the Arctic’s most ferocious predators emerge and form menacing blizzards that darken the horizon – and everyone’s mood.<p>“It …

What Do Wild Animals Do in a Wildfire?

Updated September 14, 2015<p>When big blazes spark and spread, some species escape, some perish—and some even thrive.<p>Wildfires are raging across California and the Pacific Northwest, leaving a trail of destruction and forcing evacuations from homes. But for some wildlife species that have evolved to …

Uber hires the Jeep Cherokee hackers

The hack of a Jeep Cherokee was the most significant car hacking story to break recently. Now the guys responsible will work for Uber.<p>Uber snatched …

Ashley Madison's worst passwords revealed

6 Ways You're Doing Laundry Wrong

<i>By: Joe McGauley</i><p><i>Credit: iStock/monkeybusinessimages</i><p>Like death and taxes, doing laundry is one of life's more unpleasant inevitabilities. And while it's easy to pay someone else to do it all, you owe it to your grown-ass self to learn how to do it right on your own.<p>With that in mind, here are some …

10 key takeaways for startups that are trying to be the next Uber

These days, it seems like every startup is billed as the next "Uber of X" or "Tinder of Y." But it's important to remember that the originals are …

Windows 10 is already getting new features via Microsoft's Insider program

As promised, Microsoft is continuing to preview new features for Windows 10 before they’re rolled out to the public. The company today launched build 10525, its first desktop Insider build since the official launch of the OS on July 29.<p>There isn’t too much in the way of new features, but two …

Make Chrome and Firefox faster with just one click

If you're anything like me, you keep a lot of browser tabs open. And unless your PC is a serious powerhouse, that can choke performance across the whole system.<p>In my case, trying to run more than 8-10 tabs in Google Chrome results in a noticeable performance hit. And this on a reasonably speedy …

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Facebook questions use of 'right to be forgotten' ruling

Facebook,Right to be forgotten,Social media,Social networking,Internet,Technology,Media,Europe,European commission,European Union,World news,Data protection<p>Social network criticises application of privacy ruling while backing Irish watchdog and EU data protection reforms<p>Facebook has criticised …

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Here's What Bungie Will Give 'Destiny's' Most Hardcore Players, But Is It Enough?

Bungie has a new challenge for anyone that’s fought their way through the first year of <i>Destiny</i>. The developer announced a sort of culminating challenge for the past year, giving players until September 9th, 2015 to complete all of the hardest tasks in the game to receive an exclusive emblem that …

Wiith Is Like Tinder For Meeting New Friends, Not Dates

If you’re looking to meet new people but don’t want to explicitly commit to it being a date, as on Tinder, a new app called Wiith wants to help. The social app aims to connect nearby people who share the same interests and have them join up for local activities and events – like a more informal …

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We Tested How Googlebot Crawls Javascript And Here’s What We Learned

TL;DR1. We ran a series of tests that verified Google is able to execute and index JavaScript with a multitude of implementations. We also confirmed …