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Apparently, This Type of Coffee "Burns Fat as You Drink It"

Coffee that burns fat while you drink it may sound like a pipe dream, but as My Body+Soul reports, such is the premise of Australia's natural …

Nutrition

QuietOn Sleep buds cancel out snoring partners

Prototypes from Bose and crowdfunded efforts from startups such as the Sleepbuds are a couple of recent examples of snore-silencing earbuds. As a …

Consumer Tech

You Know It’s a Hot Day When Eggs Start Hatching in the Back of Moving Trucks

A video doing the rounds on Chinese social media these days shows chicks hatching in the back of a truck stacked with egg cartons as it’s driving …

Birds

This 27-year-old ex-Facebook engineer invented a super popular way to protect Mac PCs from hackers without Apple's help

A tiny security startup called Kolide is starting to make waves within the computer security world.<p>It helps businesses dive into the guts of their employees' Macintosh computers to find all the sketchy things a hacker could use to break into a corporate network.<p>Kolide is on the radar because its …

Workstations

We're calling it: PGP is dead

When Edward Snowden wanted to contact filmmaker Laura Poitras to blow the whistle on activities at the NSA, his first step was to find out her public …

Information Systems

5 Common GDPR Misconceptions

A company's effort to comply with GDPR don't end on May 25. The work is ongoing, tied to a recognition of privacy as a fundamental right.

Business Technology

5 Ways to Handle Disrespectful Behavior from Children

Whether your child rolls her eyes and says, "Whatever Mom!" when you tell her to start her homework or she pretends she can't hear you when you tell …

Self-help

How To Be A Friend When Your Mate Suffers From Depression

True friends are there to support each other through heartbreak, career woes and life's successes. But what happens when a friend is diagnosed with depression? We asked a psychological expert to give his top tips for how to support a friend when you haven't got a clue how to help<p>Emotional turmoil …

Mental Health

PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

Gardening

Two-factor authentication hackable - easy to spoof

Two-factor authentication may not be the panacea of securing access to online accounts that many believe it is as KnowBe4's Kevin Mitnick shows how …

Information Systems

Critical PGP and S/MIME bugs can reveal encrypted emails—uninstall now [Updated]

The flaws can expose emails sent in the past and "pose an immediate threat."<p><i>The research for this post is now public. See this post for details. A</i> …

Information Security

Hacking macOS: How to Configure a Backdoor on Anyone's MacBook

The conversation of which operating system is most secure, macOS vs. Windows, is an ongoing debate. Most will say macOS is more secure, but I'd like …

Linux

These 3 Plants Produce Oxygen In Your Room Every Night, Here’s Why You Must Have Them In Your Bedroom

Generally, people love plants, and we have them in our homes, offices and garden as a décor. Namely, plants as well as the trees are thought to be …

Carbon Dioxide

The tools you need for repairing PCs, smartphones, tablets, and much more | ZDNet

iFixit Manta Driver Kit<p>iFixit's Manta Driver Kit not only contains 112 bits designed to tackle pretty much every fastener you're likely to come …

DIY

How to Use One of the Most Important & Most Powerful Tools in Photoshop: Curves (VIDEO)

Not too long ago we featured a helpful and easy-to-understand video from Nathaniel Dodson, aka Tutvid, on what he has called the most powerful and …

Tutorials

Review: Logitech's G560 gaming speakers sound great and look even better

Logitech’s G560 are the company’s first set of gaming-specific speakers, with custom RGB lighting that syncs with your games to increase your immersion. When you can get the features to work, you have a set of speakers that both look and sound fantastic.<p>The G560 set comes with two satellite …

Gaming

7 proven ways to get better sleep with smart home devices

Not getting enough sleep? Staying up too late? Try these smart home tips to help you sleep better.<p>While new technology has propelled our daily lives forward at breakneck speeds, making many parts of our lives simpler, ostensibly, it's affected us in other ways, as well. For instance, you might not …

Choose Your Own Adventure

Flying a DJI Mavic Pro Drone 8,200 Feet Over the Beautiful Greek Island of Milos in the Aegean Sea

YouTuber B live it flew their DJI Mavic Pro drone 8,200 feet over the beautiful Greek island of Milos in the Aegean Sea. The video also demonstrates …

Drones

Photo Basics: What Are Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO (VIDEO)

Kellan Reck, a two-time Emmy Award-winning editor and cinematographer, shared the below video with us today and it’s a great primer (or, for some of …

Shutter Speed

20 of the best outdoor activity breaks in the UK

Sea kayaking, Highlands of Scotland<p><b>Difficulty: easy/moderate</b><b><br>Suitable for 16-plus (with accompanying adult)</b><br>Wilderness Scotland has an introductory kayaking trip in the Torridon region, which blends kayaking with gentle hiking, making it ideal for beginners and those looking to hone their paddling …

Hiking

Looking To Heal Your Gut & Avoid Inflammation? Avoid These 11 Foods

<i>Dr. Steven Gundry made waves in 2017 when he released</i> The Plant Paradox<i>, a book that made the assertion that some of the health world’s favorite</i> …

Chinese authorities nab fugitive in a crowd of 50k thanks to facial recognition AI

A Chinese fugitive was arrested after an AI-powered facial recognition system alerted authorities to his presence in a crowd of 60,000 people attending a pop concert. Welcome to the age of robot snitches.<p>Wanted for “economic crimes,” the 31 year-old man was reportedly surprised when police …

6 simple, science-backed ways to get rid of belly fat

Belly fat is not just a problem because it can look bad.<p>In fact, having lots of fat in the abdominal area is strongly linked to diseases like type 2 diabetes and heart disease (1).<p>For this reason, losing belly fat has massive benefits for your health and can help you live longer.<p>Belly fat is …

Nutrition

The 10 apps parents have been warned may be linked to bullying among children and teenagers - Cornwall Live

Parents are being urged to check their children's smartphones for apps that may lead to cyber-bullying.<p>Police shared a Facebook post from prominent …

You risk a £1,000 fine for not informing DVLA of these medical conditions

We all have bad habits when driving - but did you know not informing the DVLA of your medical history could see you fined?<p>Drivers forget about the …

Cloudflare launches 1.1.1.1 DNS service that will speed up your internet

Not an April Fools’ prank<p>Cloudflare is launching its own consumer DNS service today, on April Fools’ Day, that promises to speed up your internet connection and help keep it private. The service is using https://1.1.1.1, and it’s not a joke but an actual DNS resolver that anyone can use. Cloudflare …

"Game-changing" synthesized antibiotic successfully treats infections for the first time

Back in 2015, a team of scientists discovered an exciting new antibiotic called teixobactin. Now an international team of researchers has, for the …

Sana Labs wants to disrupt $5 trillion edtech market - Zuck and Tim Cook are impressed

Joel Hellermark, 21, wants to change education for good.Sana Labs<p><b>Sana Labs is an education tech startup founded by Joel Hellermark, 21.</b><p><b>It provides an artificial-intelligence platform designed to individualize a student's learning in subjects like language and math.</b><p><b>Applying AI to education has so</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

Justin Welby: I have learned to be ashamed of the Church of England

Justin Welby has said he is "ashamed" of the Church of England as he admitted he had a "sense of failure" over the Church's treatment of abuse victims.<p>Giving evidence at the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, the Archbishop of Canterbury said the Church's discipline process for accused …

YouTuber Who Builds Extreme DIY Lasers Suspended From Site

Drake Anthony's channel is in danger of being permanently taken down.<p>Drake Anthony, a YouTuber who began his channel styropyro in 2006, posted a video today on an alternate channel explaining that he received a "strike" on YouTube banning him from posting to the site for two weeks. This is the …