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It's not just in the genes: the foods that can help and harm your brain

Our diet has a huge effect on our brain and our mental wellbeing, even protecting against dementia. So, what should be on the menu?<p>As a society, we are used to the idea that we feed our bodies, and that our diet shapes our waistlines. But many of us forget that the same diet also feeds our brains, …

Study Skills

Chrome will soon mark all unencrypted pages as ‘not secure’

Google’s Chrome browser will soon flag every site that doesn’t use HTTPS encryption. Starting in July, with the launch of Chrome 68, Chrome will mark all HTTP sites as ‘not secure’ and prominently highlight this in its URL bar.<p>Over the course of the last few years, Google has strongly advocated for …

How to use your desktop in VR

The scene from the movie <i>Minority Report</i> in which Tom Cruise's character, John Anderton, is moving virtual screens around with his hands is imprinted …

Silicon Valley Gets Spiritual

Consciousness Hacking and Tech’s Search for Your Soul<p>A group of techies got together in San Francisco last week for a light little something called …

North Korea's nuclear test site is 'a wasteland with deformed babies'

North Korea’s underground nuclear test site has turned the surrounding area to wasteland and caused defects among newborn babies, defectors have reported.<p>About 80 per cent of trees that are planted die at Punggye-ri and underground wells have also run dry, according to 21 defectors who used to live …

A Time in the Desert

The Five Things Entrepreneurs Learn at Burning Man<p>If you work in Silicon-something—Valley, Alley, Wadi, Beach, etc.—and your coworkers are disappearing right about now, they might just be finding their <i>chi</i> at <b>Burning Man</b>, also known as T.T.I.T.D., Black Rock City, or Home.<p>The attraction between …

Zinke won't eliminate any national monuments

BILLINGS, Mont. — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said he's recommending that none of 27 national monuments carved from wilderness and ocean and under review by the Trump administration be eliminated.<p>But there would be changes to a "handful," he said.<p>Zinke told The Associated Press that unspecified …

This incredible triangular beach house can be yours for $1.75M

William Morgan designed the home in 1973 for him and his family<p>This incredible house in Atlantic Beach, Florida, was designed by none other than renowned Jacksonville architect William Morgan—who studied under Walter Gropius and Paul Rudolph—for his own family.<p>Completed in 1973, the geometric …

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Eliminate Workweek Stress By Doing These 13 Things Immediately

Small steps that will make huge changes in less than a day.<p>Stress is an inevitable part of life (especially do-it-all, go-for-the-goal entrepreneurs), but let's be honest: Life doesn't always have to be as chaotic as it seems. There are things that many of us do to amplify those toxic, overwhelming …

'Let Obamacare fail,' Trump declares as GOP plan collapses

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Tuesday it's time to "let Obamacare fail" after the latest GOP health care plan crashed and burned in the Senate, a stunning failure for the president, Republican leader Mitch McConnell and a party that has vowed for years to abolish the law.<p>In a …

Health Care

North Korea behind WannaCry ransomware attack, British intelligence claims

A report from <i>ZDNet</i> cites sources inside the British National Cyber Security Centre, who claim that North Korea was behind the recent WannaCry …

Kim Jong-un

Sensitive Pentagon info left on public Amazon server

Sensitive files linked to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency — which works with the nation's intelligence agencies to analyze aerial data — …

Nest’s latest home camera is the super smart Nest Cam IQ

Nest has a brand new security camera in their line-up, taking its place alongside the Nest Cam and Nest Cam Outdoor. The new member of the family is the Nest Cam IQ, a camera that takes its design cues from the Nest Cam Outdoor, but is made for indoor use and has new, smarter built-in capabilities …

Facebook and Twitter 'harm young people's mental health'

Poll of 14- to 24-year-olds shows Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter increased feelings of inadequacy and anxiety<p>Four of the five most popular forms of social media harm young people’s mental health, with Instagram the most damaging, according to research by two health …

Mental Health

Pioneer announces new semi-affordable Android Auto in-dash units

Android Auto is arguably one of the best in-dash systems on the market, especially compared to the receivers that come pre-installed in some new cars. Thankfully, if your new car’s entertainment system doesn’t include Android Auto, you can swap it out for a number of Pioneer aftermarket units. …

Windows 7, not XP, was the reason last week’s WCry worm spread so widely

A run-down of recent WCry developments you may have missed.<p>Eight days ago, the WCry ransomware worm attacked more than 200,000 computers in 150 …

These 'Goofy And Lovable' Photos Destroy Violent Pit Bull Stereotypes

One photographer is on a mission to make people view pit bulls differently.<p>A Florida pet photographer knows pit bulls have an image problem.<p>Years of the dogs getting a bad rap for aggression have led many people to instinctively view any pit bull they see as scary and threatening. The stereotype …

Pets

You may soon be able to buy broadband from Amazon Prime

Amazon may be about to become an internet service provider in Europe, a report has claimed.<p>According to <i>The Information</i>, the retailer is considering …

5 Ways To Tell Your Dogs You Love Them In Their Own Language

Advertisement<p>Pup parents know that our dogs love us deeply, even though they do not express it in the same manner as humans do. Recently, behavioral …

Why Google Might Make a Big Change to Its Android Strategy

Google has been a major force in the smartphone world since 2007, when it unveiled the Android mobile operating system. Nearly a decade later, …

Scary Android vulnerability affects nearly 1 billion phones

Researchers have discovered a new form of Android malware, and it's pretty scary how many phones are vulnerable. If you have Google's Nexus 5X, Nexus …

Information Security

This Is the Art You Should Buy (Based on Your Personality)

Tell me who you are, and I will tell you what art to buy. People often get nervous when buying art: "Will it match my décor? Will I like it over …

Anna Wintour

Yahoo bought by Verizon for $4.83 billion

Yahoo's 22-year run as an independent company is over, marking the end of an era for one of the earliest web giants — and one of the few to maintain …

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Cops Ask Professor to 3D-Print Fingerprints So They Can Unlock a Phone

That's one way to get into a deceased person's device.<p>Sometimes law enforcement agencies want or need access to the phones of suspects or victims, but with password protection and encryption, they can't get. Just ask the FBI, which spent more than $1 million to decrypt the phone of the San …

Mark Zuckerberg's AI is already making him toast

Mark Zuckerberg's personal artificial intelligence is already toast...ing his bread.<p>Since January, the Facebook founder and CEO has been working on …

Artificial Intelligence

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps

Peek lets you live stream privately with friends and family

<i>BetaList features the newest startups. Today, we take a closer look at Peek which provides fun, private live streaming with friends & family. Submit your startup to get featured too.</i><p>What is Peek?<p>Peek is a new app for fun, private live streaming with friends & family. In contrast to public live …

5 innovative uses for your smartphone's camera

There are so many great uses for your smartphone’s camera other than taking selfies and family photos. Before you unplug any cables in and around your television, for example, snap a few pictures of all the audio and video gear’s connections. And the next time you rent a car, take a photo of it …

Apps

Magic out of mould: inside the world’s wildest restaurant | Jordan Kisner

In an age when chefs are regularly compared to artists and philosophers, Magnus Nilsson is among the world’s most renowned. But is the simple act of cooking ever worthy of such veneration?<p>Magnus Nilsson, the 32-year-old chef at Fäviken, Sweden’s premier fine-dining restaurant, is not fond of …