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The US is targeting 'burner phones' in the wake of Europe's terrorist attacks

It might be because terrorists aren't using encryption as much as they are utilizing the quick, easy, and anonymous method of obtaining and discarding a prepaid phone.<p>A recent report by the French anti-terrorism police said the terrorists that bombed Paris last November used such devices to avoid …

Roger brings its beautifully designed walkie-talkie app to Android

Roger, the walkie-talkie style voice messaging app created by a team of ex-Spotify engineers, has landed on Android.<p>The service is quite simple, it allows users to send voice messages to each other. While that’s a feature available in almost every messaging app, Roger puts voice messages front and …

Waze now tells you when to leave, thanks to its new Planned Drives feature

Turn-by-turn navigation application Waze announced this morning a handy new feature that will make it easier for those who are planning to drive to an upcoming appointment, meeting or other important trip: Waze Planned Drives. The option allows you to tell the app when you need to reach your …

Google’s $149 Nik Collection photo editing software is now available for free

Good news for amateur and professional photograph enthusiasts. Google has just made its Nik Collection photo editing software available completely free of charge.<p>That collection includes seven different desktop services that fell into Google’s lap after it acquired Nik Software back in 2012. That …

Your Bank Wants to Know Where You Are At All Times

Banks are beginning to use their customers’ cell phone locations to crack down on credit card fraud. By tracking users’ phones, banks believe they …

77 percent of users never use an app again 72 hours after installing

Nobody’s really arguing anymore over whether the future will be mobile. Apps have become one of the primary ways we engage ideas, each other, and the world around us. This trend is only expected to increase in the future, so right now app development is as hot as the surface of the sun and getting …

Apps

An Egg-Shaped Drone Built To Nestle Into A Backpack

But not egg-sized<p>Drones mock the very existence of birds. These clumsy noisy human-built flying machines put human eyes into previously avian domains, scaring bears and provoking all sorts of natural animal rage. PowerVision Robot’s new drone isn’t just an attempt to usurp the sky from its …

Democratization of Malware

The printing press was one of the earliest steps towards democratization of knowledge, allowing the acquisition and spread of knowledge among the …

Ku Klux Klan's place in history hinges on the power of the spectacle

I was 19, I believe, when I first encountered the Ku Klux Klan.<p>I had grown up in Mississippi, had read about the klan in books, and knew it still existed somewhere. But it wasn’t until I moved away from home to Lafayette, Louisiana, for a newspaper job, that I first met a hooded klansman. He wasn’t …

Charlie Chaplin

DHS will look at your Facebook activity before granting an entry visa

Revelations following the recent San Bernardino shooting prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to focus on implementing additional …

Do I Need to Register My Drone? Check This List

Starting December 21, the FAA wants you to register your drone. If it weighs more than 0.55 pounds and less than 55 pounds, you're legally required …

Aviation

Target back on naughty list with another security vulnerability

Did you make a wish list on Target's mobile app? Well Ho ho ho, your phone number and address are publicly accessible thanks to a newly discovered flaw.<p>Hackers can access your personal information from Target -- again -- thanks to a flaw in the retailer's mobile app.<p>In a blog post Tuesday, …

Time to focus and reduce the debt mess

As the year draws to a close, it is time to take stock of what you did right with your finances in the year gone by and what you did wrong. One of …

Twitter users, government spies may be hacking you

Emails warn that "state-sponsored" hackers could be digging for some users' phone numbers, email addresses and Internet addresses.<p>Twitter is warning some users that they may be the target of security breaches by "state-sponsored actors."<p>The microblogging service sent emails to an unknown number of …

Fuku-zilla? Japan's TEPCO Discovers "Living Creature" Inside Nuclear Reactor

After sending robots into the Fukushima nuclear reactor (and seeing them mysteriously die), perhaps this is the reason why Japanese officials have …

Science just set our exact bedtime to get the "perfect" sleep

Want a perfect night sleep tonight? Prepare to go to bed at precisely 10:37 p.m., sans self phone, iPad, laptop, television and all other electronic …

Sleep

Birth Order Doesn't Affect Personality, but It Does Affect Intelligence

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How Could Such a Rich Country as Ours Produce So Many Poor People?

<i>The following is an erom Runaway Inequality: An Activist's Guide to Economic Justice, by Les Leopold (Chelsea Green, 2015).</i><p>The United States is among …

Will nation follow California on healthcare for immigrants here illegally?

Like many blue states, California enthusiastically embraced<p>Obamacare, signing up millions for health insurance. Now, it's venturing into a potentially costly and controversial new frontier of health policy: offering medical coverage to hundreds of thousands of people living in the country illegally.<p>…

Darkroom Formulas for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad & Android

Darkroom Formulas App<p>for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android<p>The Darkroom Formulas app contains an offline database with over 160 recipes for Film …

Reset iPhone, iPad Without Losing Your Data Or Apps - How To

Here’s how you can reset iPhone, iPad, iPod touch back to its factory settings without losing your apps or other precious content onboard. This is a …

The best camera apps for iOS

Not only is the iPhone one of the most popular point-and-shoots on the market, if you had to pick one feature that sets it apart from its smartphone …

California drinking water: Not just vanishing, but also widely contaminated

Yahoo Shows Off Its New Livetext Messaging App

Yahoo unveiled a new app today called Livetext, where users can send each other video and text — but no sound.<p>To get a sense of how it works, we spoke to Yahoo’s Arjun Sethi (formerly co-founder and CEO of MessageMe). He and I even had a short little Livetext session. Sethi also explained the …

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5 foods that hurt your brain

Forget your waistline for a sec—some of your food choices could actually affect your memory and cognitive abilities. Here, 5 foods to go easy on if you want to keep your wits about you.<p><b>Tofu</b><br>The soy controversy continues with a study published in the journal Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive …

The 9 Worst Breakfasts for Your Waistline

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How the rest of the world learns about the American Revolution in school

The American Revolutionary War is an intensely proud moment in history for most Americans (perhaps too proud). It’s taught as a major subject in history classes as early as elementary school, and it’s brought up again and again in different contexts in middle school, high school, and college. Along …

Vulnerability In Security Service Lifelock Could Have Exposed Logins And Passwords

A vulnerability discovered by security researchers Eric Taylor and Blake Welsh could turn an innocuous “refer-a-friend” page into an official-looking phishing page. By adding encoded HTML to the end of a basic URL, Taylor and his partner were able to simulate a Lifelock login page that could …