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Zika arrives in Europe: First baby with Zika-linked microcephaly born in Spain | Fox News

A baby boy with Zika-related microcephaly was born Monday in Barcelona, Spain, in what constitutes the first of such abnormality cases in the European continent.<p>The defect was detected in the mother's womb last May. The Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, where the birth took place, announced that …

Environmental Health

Pokemon Go banned in ancient Japanese shrine

Izumo-taisha, one of the oldest Shinto shrines, has banned the game just days after its release in Japan.<p>Izumo-taisha, a Shinto shrine located in Japan's Shimane Prefecture -- argued by some to be the oldest Shinto shrine in the country -- has outright banned the playing of Pokemon Go on its …

Dashlane brings an enterprise password management tool to mobile devices

The popular password management utility Dashlane is going after the larger enterprise market today with the announcement of a new tool that will allow mobile employees to switch access between both their personal passwords, as well as those assigned to them by their workplace, in the company’s …

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Brazil
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Netflix gets global streaming rights to FX's American Crime Story

Netflix just nabbed the global rights to the first season of FX's popular <i>American Crime Story</i> series, <i>The People v. O.J. Simpson</i>. The 10-episode season, structured like a standalone mini-series, follows the 1995 trial of O.J. Simpson (played by Cuba Gooding Jr.) for the murder of Nicole Brown …

Netflix

Beyoncé and Rihanna will not stand for your 'Pokémon Go' shenanigans

You can play <i>Pokémon Go</i> in the park, in your home, around town—but don't you dar dare to try to play it during the sacred hours you are privileged to …

Gett CEO claims his ride-share company is beating Uber in Europe

It is a very competitive landscape for on-demand rides. While Uber dominates the market in the U.S., Didi Chuxing is the leader in China.<p>And in Europe, there is another player that is making headway. Gett, formerly known as GetTaxi, is the “number one on-demand mobility company operating in …

One Photo Could Hack Your Apple Device; Experts Urge Users to Upgrade iPhones and Macs

It's like "The Ring" for your iPhone: just viewing one texted photo could get it hacked.<p>Experts are urging Apple users to manually update their operating systems after Apple issued a patch for a new security exploit that could let a hacker take over their devices with a single image.<p>The photo could …

Security

Marc Benioff tried to buy LinkedIn even after it announced the deal with Microsoft

Instead, he sent an email to LinkedIn cofounder and chairman Reid Hoffman and CEO Jeff Weiner that essentially said that he would have been willing to pay much more for LinkedIn — had he been given the chance, according to documents filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission on …

Marc Benioff

Google Maps is testing a Wi-Fi-only mode to help users save data

If you tell Google you like it enough they might give it to everybody<p>Google has begun testing a new feature in its Maps app that would only allow data to be downloaded via a Wi-Fi connection, according to <i>TechCrunch</i>. The feature is meant to help users with limited data plans.<p>Select users can find …

Twitter launches new ad campaign because people still don't understand Twitter

Twitter is starting a new ad campaign. The purpose? To get people to know why they should actually use Twitter.<p>Called ‘See what’s happening’ the campaign is focused on showing newcomers a glimpse into the conversations that happen on the platform. The company says as much as 90 percent of people …

Marketing

You can buy the gold OnePlus 3 tomorrow in the US

It will be available internationally next week<p>The gold version of the OnePlus 3 is finally being released, just over a month after the smartphone was released. The Soft Gold — as OnePlus is calling it — color is a softer take on the gold smartphone that we've become accustomed to after numerous …

Tablets

Germany’s New Driverless Car Law Puts Distracted Drivers Behind The Wheel

Under the proposal, driverless cars could also get a “black box” recorder to see who is at fault in a crash: human or machine.<p>Germany is rewriting its traffic laws to include autonomous cars. The headline part of its draft legislation is that these cars will still require a steering wheel and that …

Angela Merkel

How To Coach Your Brain To Stop Being Mad At Someone

You’re mad as hell and you can’t take it anymore! Lucky for you, you don’t have to.<p>You and a coworker–or, for that matter, a relative, partner, or friend–had a falling out. The wounds are still fresh. You’re still angry. And every time you see or even think of that person, you seethe. Maybe plenty …