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Dolphin’s “ephemeral” browser automatically clears your mobile search history

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Today, mobile browser company Dolphin announced its latest product, Dolphin Zero, an “ephemeral browser” that the company …

FBI pressures Internet providers to install surveillance software

CNET has learned the FBI has developed custom "port reader" software to intercept Internet metadata in real time. And, in some cases, it wants to force Internet providers to use the software.<p>The U.S. government is quietly pressuring telecommunications providers to install eavesdropping technology …

Surveillance

Julian Assange is tracking the movements of 19 spyware contractors

The latest installment of Wikileaks came with a surprise: the organization is going on the offensive. Assange has announced something called the Wikileaks Counterintelligence Unit, a project to actively surveil various surveillance contractors to provide a rare view into their business dealings — …

Boxbee Launches A Sharing Library To Spark Peer-To-Peer Lending Of Unused Goods

San Francisco-based storage startup Boxbee was founded on the idea of using technology to change the way people thought about urban storage. By providing its users with an inventory system and an ultra-easy way to get boxes for storage picked up and delivered, the company made it so that stored …

Investing

Sunday Night Roast Chicken

Julia Berger, founder of Julia B. linens, shares her Sunday Night Roast Chicken recipe. See her fall tablescape.<p><b>Serves 2 with generous leftovers.</b><p>• 3 ½ - 4 pound chicken<p>• fresh rosemary<p>• fresh thyme<p>• fresh sage sprigs<p>• lemon juice<p>• salt and pepper<p>Clean chicken with cold water and rub lemon juice all …

500px Blog

Snowden says ruling vindicates leak of NSA files

He says decision that collection of phone data is unconstitutional is 'the first of many.'<p>Edward Snowden said Monday that his decision to expose National Security Agency surveillance programs was vindicated by a federal judge's ruling that the mass collection of phone data is probably …

Bread, Beef and Other Foods That Will Cost Way More Next Year

Got milk? You probably will next year — reports of $8-a-gallon milk are overblown, but there are some food items that will have you digging deeper in …

15 Creative Christmas Trees + Weekly Wrap Up

We got our Christmas tree pretty early this year, so I’ve been indulging in holiday lights and cranberry-garlands a little longer than normal. Trees …

20 Ways to Update Your Dining Room Under $20

10 Happy Kitchens

Create a bright, cheerful, and fun kitchen.<p>It's often the center of household activity so why not make it bright, cheerful, and fun?

Jackie and Rebecca De Ravenel's Outdoor Terrace Tablescape

For the Marquise de Ravenel and her daughter, the terrace at their home in the Bahamas is a favorite spot for dining with family and friends.<p><i>Photo: Björn Wallander</i><p>"Our house is geared toward island life. It's full of tropical plants, shells, and lots of blue and white because it pairs beautifully …

An Inviting, Traditional Adobe Kitchen With Santa Fe Style

Pottery, folk art, and more.<p>There's no rule that says a kitchen has to be just about cooking. This New Mexico kitchen by Judith Espinar, Jim Deville, and Scott Robey is painted in a cheery, sunbaked yellow that's a perfect backdrop for pottery and folk art. For more decor ideas, read an interview …

A California Beach Cottage Makeover

An easy and casual design.<p>Designer Peter Dunham and architect Scott Laidlaw transform a Mediterranean-style stucco house in Newport Beach, California, into a cottage-style clapboard. By bringing in natural elements, skylights, and an open-space plan, Dunham creates an easy and casual home.

How To Choose a Sofa: 50 Designer Tips

Everything you need to know.<p>Everything you need to know about sofas in one place. Experts such as Windsor Smith, Barbara Barry, and Steven Gambrel share how deep a sofa should be, which style goes with which, how to select pattern, and more.

8 Tricks to Expand a Small Space

From hanging floor-to-ceiling curtains to using mirrors strategically, find out how to make a small room look bigger by tricking the eye with these design tips. See more ways to make the most of a small space.<p><b>1. Window Treatments</b><p>Hang curtain rods and draperies at the ceiling to make the room feel …

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9 Amazing Flexible Tables

Pieces that transform for a wide range of settings and spaces.<p>Presto change-o! All of these pieces transform in one way or another, so they work in a wide range of settings and spaces.

Furniture

Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Architecture

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

How to Choose Between Modular Construction and Traditional Building [Infographic]

In case you decide to begin a new project and have doubts regarding to the process of modular construction versus that of traditional construction, …

“Bored” With Traditional Releases, Beyoncé Puts Out A New Album In Secret

Surprise! In the early hours of Friday morning, Beyoncé unexpectedly released a new self-titled album full of 14 songs and 17 music videos. The “visual album,” currently exclusive to iTunes, temporarily shut down the service as people rushed to download it.<p>In a statement, Beyoncé said she is …

New Albums

Android 4.4.2 removes hidden App Ops privacy feature, EFF grills Google about it

When Google released Android 4.4.2 a few days ago, it removed a hidden privacy feature called App Ops – many of you may know about it, while others may read about it for the first time – which was available on Android since Android 4.3, and now the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) wants it back.<p>…

Apps

Google Pulls Privacy Feature it Says Wasn’t Supposed to Be in Android in First Place

With the latest update to Android, Google has removed a hidden feature that had been used to allow phone owners to more tightly control which …

Humans Make Up Less Than 40 Percent of the Internet’s Traffic

The human race is a minority on the Internet. And no, it's not because your pets have all of a sudden gotten computer-savvy.<p>A recent report published …

Head Games

There is a difference between going bald in style and just messing up your head. I’ll give you a minute to figure out which one you fall under.<p>Florida<p>…

Khaki Lackin'!

Khaki Lackin’!<p>Oh I didn’t think it could get better than flesh colored yoga pants, but apparently flesh colored tiny-ass khaki shorts seemed to have …