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The dark web and how to access it

In 2015, the founder of a website called the Silk Road was sentenced to life in prison. The billion-dollar black market site was once the premiere …

Dark Web

Adjust these Facebook privacy settings to protect your personal data | ZDNet

​Facebook knows a lot about you<p>Facebook knows a lot about you. And so do the third-party app makers and partners in the social network's …

Apps

10 forbidden places that no one is allowed to visit

Andaman and Nicobar

Your home screen needs these beautiful custom map wallpapers

There are plenty of sources for wallpapers to grace your phone’s home screen, but this tool that’s presently doing the rounds on Reddit lets you add a personal touch on your Android or iOS device.<p>Over on Alvar Carto’s site, you can look up any location on the globe and generate a minimalist map of …

Only People With Perfect Color Vision Can Accurately See These Candies

You eat with your eyes first.

Mind-Blowing Hacks That Actually Work

When life presents a problem, dilemma or obstacle that can't be solved or overcome through simple means the uncreative are stumped, flummoxed or …

FBI arrests CEO of company selling custom BlackBerrys to gangs

Custom, extra-secure BlackBerry phones remain a staple of the criminal underworld, and a recent bust just illustrated this point. <i>Motherboard</i> has learned that the FBI arrested Vincent Ramos, the founder of the well-established phone mod seller Phantom Secure, for allegedly aiding criminal …

Mystery of blonde woman with red handbag seen on CCTV 20 minutes before Russian double agent and daughter poisoned

Police are urgently trying to trace a blonde woman carrying a red handbag seen on CCTV shortly before a Russian double agent was found …

iPhone X vs Galaxy S9: How to choose

We break down the most important features you should consider when comparing the S9 to the iPhone X.<p>Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus have come to fight for Apple's phone crown with new features and supercharged cameras. But the iPhone X won't go down easily, and deciding between the newest Galaxy …

Phones

Why does battery life get worse over time?

I'm sure you've noticed that you see a noticeable difference in how well a phone battery holds a charge after a year or so. If you keep a phone long …

Oh boy, what are these ghostly lights flying over Milwaukee?

Agent Mulder, please contact us.<p>FOX 6 newscasters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, struggled to identify a group of mysterious white lights floating in their …

Amazon Buyer Orders a $6k Canon 1DX Mark II Camera, Gets a Box of Rocks

Shopping online can be fraught with hazards as this tale of woe from a recent Amazon buyer will testify.<p>It always helps to check the fine print on …

Samsung Galaxy S9 fares worse than S8 in benchmarks, beaten by iPhones, Mate, Pixel

An early reviewer has been putting Samsung’s new Galaxy S9/S9+ flagship through its paces in a series of benchmark tests, and the news isn’t good for the Korean brand …<p><i>AnandTech</i> tested the version powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 9810 chip, and described the results as ‘awkward.’<p>The S9 and S9+ …

Nikon D850 scoops Product of the Year at the Amateur Photographer Awards 2018

<b>The most prestigious event in the UK photographic industry took place yesterday in the Ballroom at the Intercontinental Park Lane, London. Over 100</b> …

Cameras

Voice assistants are making the smartphone redundant

We have been using smartphones for over 20 years now. They have evolved from clunky brick-like devices, only to return back to clunky brick-like devices. Companies have toyed with various form factors, from flip phones to bendy phones and several other impractical designs. But it seems like the …

19 'USSD' Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

19 ‘USSD’ Codes That Unlock Hidden Features in Your iPhone<p>When you want to tweak your iPhone’s preferences, you’ll usually open up the Settings app. …

I've Just Launched "Pwned Passwords" V2 With Half a Billion Passwords for Download

<b>Presently sponsored by:</b> Raygun APM is here! Now you can monitor every part of your application, together, in one place.Last August, I launched a …

IT security

Here comes Samsung's answer to the iPhone X

Apple made huge leaps forward with its newest phone. What could we see from its biggest rival and the Galaxy S9?<p>Apple wowed the world with its iPhone X. Now it's Samsung's turn.<p>The South Korean electronics giant on Sunday will unveil its latest phone, the Galaxy S9, at its Unpacked event at the …

Mobile

See the winning images in the International Landscape Photographer of the Year awards

The gorgeous wilds of Patagonia and New Zealand are captured in the winning images of the International Landscape Photographer of the Year competition.<p>Chosen from more than 3500 entries by over 850 photographers, the winner of international competition is Maxe Rive from the Netherlands. His …

Landscape Photography

21 Beautiful Macro Photos Of Flowers That Will Have Your Heart Blooming

Macro photography, more than any other form, allows us to see the inherent beauty in the detail. This detail is at its most amazing when …

Pictures of the Week 2.1.18

Outdoors

How to Use Safari's Private Browsing Mode and Delete Your Browsing History in iOS 11

This article explains how to use Safari's Private Browsing mode, which prevents your browsing history from being logged on your Apple devices. It's a useful feature if you're buying gifts online for friends or family, for instance, and you don't want anyone with access to your devices to find out …

Desperate tiger waits on man’s doorstep for help with tooth problem

A desperate tiger tried to seek out human help with a severe tooth and gum problem.<p>The Amur tiger sought out a house in the remote village of …

Wildlife

Police arrest 5 people after finding 4,000 kilos of oranges in their cars

"Step out of the car sir. Are you aware you were driving well over the seed limit? Also your car is full of oranges."<p>Police in Seville, Spain, …

Rare Sight of Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse: Pictures

Burma

Super blue blood moon 2018 - gallery

Many parts of the globe caught a glimpse of the moon as a giant crimson globe, thanks to a rare lunar trifecta that combines a total eclipse with a blue moon and super moon. The spectacle, which Nasa has coined a “super blue blood moon,” will grace the pre-dawn skies in the western US as the moon …

Super Blue Blood Moon

How to Stay Anonymous Online

We live in a world of mass surveillance. Here's how to stay anonymous online without ditching the internet entirely.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Pictures of the Week 1.25.18

Outdoors

This rare Yu-Gi-Oh! card is on sale in Tokyo for over $400,000

And that’s the discounted price<p>Specialty Yu-Gi-Oh! cards can be expensive and run in the thousands of dollars, like Doomcaliber Knight, worth about $700, and the first Japanese promo version of Dark Magician Girl, which could set you back about $1,100, but they don’t come close to the price of one …

Anime

This Android app will turn your wallpaper into a live map of your location

Skyline<p>There’s a new Android app called Skyline that will turn your current location into your wallpaper, as first spotted by <i>Lifehacker</i><i>.</i> Skyline uses 3D terrain data from Mapbox to show either your current location or specific coordinates to create wallpapers in full detail.<p>The app can shift the …

Android Apps