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Defiant North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, Japan protests | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired two ballistic missiles on Friday, one of which flew about 800 km (500 miles) while the other exploded shortly after launch, U.S. officials said, as the isolated state stepped up its defiance of tough new U.N. and U.S. sanctions.<p>U.S. officials told Reuters the …

Apple Users Targeted In First Known Mac Ransomware Campaign

Apple Inc. customers were targeted by hackers over the weekend in the first campaign against Macintosh computers using a pernicious type of software …

DNA At the Fringes: Twins, Chimerism, and Synthetic DNA

DNA tests are thought to be conclusive proof—of crime, of family relation—but in some cases, our genetic material acts in mysterious ways.<p>Plenty of …

Future iMac could project its own virtual keyboard

Future Apple devices could boast a smart projector accessory, according to a patent published today.<p>As one of 46 newly-published patents, the technology described would allow Apple to incorporate features such as a virtual projected keyboard into future iMacs.<p>Just like the iPhone’s UI, this could …

Tough Words From Pope Francis: 8 Great Quotes From His U.N. Speech

Pope Francis, addressing the U.N. General Assembly today, urged international cooperation not only to solve humanity's largest problems but to save humanity itself.<p>Quoting a speech to the U.N. by his predecessor Pope Paul VI in 1965, Francis said of the world today: "The real danger comes from …

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Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

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Caveman Training: 3 Hardcore Workout Routines

A calculated mix of traditional and novel strength and conditioning exercises, Caveman Training is prided on its specificity as much as its …

Apple sold record 13 million iPhone 6s units this weekend

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus have sold a record 13 million handsets in their first three days on the market, according to Apple.<p>“Sales for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus have been phenomenal, blowing past any previous first weekend sales results in Apple’s history,” said Tim Cook.<p>Reviews for the iPhone …

H2-Woah! iPhone 6s may be secretly waterproof

Apple hasn’t advertised the iPhone 6s as being waterproof, but it seems that the new handset (unofficially) isn’t totally adverse to taking a dip.<p>In a new video test, YouTuber Zach Straley submerged both the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus in a bowl of water and let them sit there for an hour, powered …

JOANE DEMAMANN - Fitness Model: Exercises to Strengthen and Define the Body @ Brazil

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Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick Spotted Together for the First Time Since Their Split

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick have been spotted together for the first time since their breakup earlier this month.<p>Kardashian, 36, and Disick, …

Using four years’ worth of data from the Kepler space telescope, researchers announce the new exoplanet along with 12 possible ‘habitable’ others<p>Scientists on the hunt for extraterrestrial life have discovered “the closest twin to Earth” outside the solar system, Nasa announced on Thursday.<p>Working …

Astronomy

Everything Google Announced at Google I/O 2015

That’s a wrap on all things Google. In case you missed the keynote, here’s a recap of all the highlights you may have missed.<p>Android M<p>Kicking off the keynote, Google Senior Vice President Sundar Pichai announced that HBO Now is officially on the Play Store before bringing ‎VP of Engineering …

One Cable to Rule Them All: USB-C and the New MacBook

In case you were living under a rock yesterday, Apple unveiled a new MacBook. Not a MacBook Pro or MacBook Air (though it’s thinner than either!), just a good old MacBook for the masses.<p>Because it’s so darn thin, Apple had to reduce the number of ports to only two: a headphone jack, and a new USB …

Ines Sainz: The Queen of Super Bowl Media Day

Ines Sainz gets almost as much attention as the players on Super Bowl media day.<p>The Mexican TV reporter turns heads with her famous good looks, but she's much more than a pretty face. She's a mother of three, has a law degree and owns a production company, Hiper Producciones.<p>Find out what else you …

10 must have Android apps for your new Android tablet (2014)

Did you get a brand new Android tablet? Many people are pros in the Android space and know what apps they want almost before they get the wrapping off of the box but there are many more people getting their first Android tablet ever and have no idea where to start. We’re here to help! Here are ten …

CABLE TV is Dead?!?!

Expect more Ol' Dirty Bastard in 2014

Nearly a decade after his death, Ol' Dirty Bastard rose, in hologram-like form, to perform alongside Wu-Tang Clan at Rock the Bells 10th-anniversary outing last year.<p>It was a highlight of the festival (NWA founder Eazy-E was also digitally raised from the dead), but fans of the boisterous character …

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A look at the Giants' free agents

Wondering how much money the New York Giants have coming off the books in the 2014 offseason? Lots. Many of these guys will have to be replaced, …