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Giorgio Armani at 80: eight things you didn't know about the fashion designer

Becoming an octogenarian is something to celebrate whatever your line of work – but to turn 80 in fashion, and still be a household name worn on underpants, watches and accessories around the world, is a bit special. Such is the happy fate of Giorgio Armani, who reaches his ninth decade on Friday. …

​What is Heartbleed, anyway?

If you're an IT professional, gadget blogger or token geek in your circle of friends, chances are, you've been hounded relentlessly over the past couple of days about "this Heartbleed thing."<p>"Do I need to update my antivirus?"<p>"Can I login to my bank account now?"<p>"Google already fixed it, …

5 rules for using the Internet after ‘Heartbleed’

You know the lock icon that pops up next to URLs to tell you a website will keep your information safe? It turns out it has actually left your …

Cloudflare Challenge proves 'worst case scenario' for Heartbleed is actually possible

Many already thought that the "Heartbleed" security flaw in OpenSSL could be used to steal SSL keys from a server, but now there's proof. This is important because if someone stole the private decryption key to servers used by any of the many web services that used OpenSSL, then they could spy on …

US will force Facebook to protect WhatsApp user privacy

When Facebook bought WhatsApp, some were worried that the messenger would go back on its promise not to collect swathes of personal data in the style of its new owner. Luckily for you, the FTC has other plans, and will only give its blessing to the $19 billion deal if both companies swear to …

Facebook's latest government report reveals which countries censor its News Feed

Facebook today released its second global government transparency report, covering the period between July and December of last year. Apart from the regular numbers pertaining to government requests for user data, the social network is now — for the first time — revealing how often countries have …

The Twisted Law That Taxes Telecommuters Twice

Some states make working remotely terribly inconvenient.<p>If you think federal tax laws are unfair to transit riders, you're not going to like how a few states treat telecommuters. At least four states — New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Nebraska — have so-called "convenience of the employer" …

6 Hydration Myths & What You Need To Know

Photographed By Nicolas Bloise.<p>Summertime, and the living is…sweaty. As the temperature rises, our bodies lose more water (thanks, miracle of …

New Airline to Fly Business-Class Only Between Paris and U.S.

Travel<p>La Compagnie, a new business-class only airline in July plans to start flying its single plane between Paris and Newark, New Jersey.<p>The airline will lease its plane from Icelandair, and that airline will serve as a back-up if La Compagnie's plane is ever out of service, company officials …

Is Debtors' Prison a Possibility?

U.S. Postmaster General and CEO of the USPS, Patrick Donahoe could be wearing stripes by years end.<p>Well, not really since the US does not have a Debtors' Prison. But, rest assured if there was one he would be looking for a great defense lawyer to keep him out.<p>The USPS is broke with a capital B and …

New York Limits Solitary in Prison

Justice Dept. Asks For Help Finding Prisoners Who Deserve Clemency

The second-in-command at the Justice Department met Tuesday with defense lawyers and interest groups to identify the cases of worthy prisoners who could qualify for clemency.<p>The initiative by Deputy Attorney General James Cole follows a speech he gave last month suggesting the White House intends …

Report: Prisoners Less Likely To Reoffend After Education Behind Bars

Prisoners who obtain some form of education while behind bars are less likely to return to crime and more likely to gain employment once they are …

Lax review of prison deaths puts inmates at needless risk, ombudsman says

Inmates may be dying needlessly in federal prisons because authorities aren't doing enough to track and prevent deaths on their watch, the national prison watchdog says.<p>A report released Monday concludes that an untold number of the roughly 35 supposed "natural cause" deaths that occur each year in …

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The Most Stylish Brazilians

In honor of the 2016 Olympics, we're rounding up the most fashionable (and beautiful) people from Brazil.<p>With the Rio Olympics kicking off tomorrow, all eyes are on Brazil. Aside from soccer (or is it football?), Brazil is known for it's exceptionally attractive inhabitants and exports (remember …

Ohio among states pushing prisoners on Medicaid

Nearly $18 million in state savings would be shifted to federal government.<p>Landing time in an Ohio prison could also soon get you help enrolling into health care coverage under Obamacare.<p>Ohio is among a small but growing number of states working to enroll prisoners into Medicaid when they get sick …

Immigrants Are Being Held In Private Texas Prisons And Are Subject To 'Shocking Abuse'

Five are located in Texas. Run by three private companies, these 13 "criminal alien requirement" prisons, as the BOP calls them, house one of America's fastest-growing prison populations: immigrants in federal custody, many convicted for the crime of illegally crossing the border. The 13 facilities …

Home Sweet Home

Inside Flipboard / June 16, 2014<p>For those of us who can’t even keep succulents alive in our homes, magazines like ELLE DECOR induce us into a state …

Jennifer Lopez Looks Amazing in Makeup-Free Bikini Selfie

Jennifer Lopez sans makeup looks as beautiful as J.Lo with a full face of cosmetics, and she's got the photo to prove it. The <i>American Idol</i> judge …

Watch The TechCrunch Recap Of Apple’s WWDC 2014 Announcements

Apple’s keynote for WWDC 2014 happened Monday morning, and there was a lot to digest, both for attendees and those watching at home. Apple didn’t announce any new gadgets at this year’s event, but it did upend the world of iOS and make huge changes to OS X on the desktop, which will translate to …

13 Rarely Seen Photos of Marilyn Monroe

So no, not the one of her in the white dress blowing up over the subway grate.<p>Marilyn Monroe rose to fame in the '50s and '60s, becoming one of America's most favorite actresses and most beloved blondes. Today, on what would've been her 89th birthday, we've rounded up some images of her that aren't …

Hilarious Meme of Nicholas Cage Photoshopped as Other People

Nicholas Cage takes on every role imaginable in this hilarious and quite popular meme called Nic Cage as Everyone. In the collection of entertaining portraits, the American actor's face is photoshopped onto everybody from the nude Vanity Fair image of pregnant Demi Moore to all of the characters …

Easy Summer Beauty

Sure these celebrities are often all decked for the red carpet but they like to let their hair down and show off minimal yet fresh and chic makeup just like the rest of us. Click on to see the gorgeous and effortless hair and makeup we can't wait to chann<p>Sure these celebrities are often all decked …

Suki's Style

The model is a burgeoning style star<p>Suki Waterhouse emerged from seemingly out of nowhere, although presumably from somewhere within the UK, and instantly had that It girl aura—blame it on the chic array of looks. The Burberry model leans towards lighter hues—like the standout Burberry Prorsum gown …

Feds recommend lenience for LulzSec hacker 'Sabu'

LulzSec hacker Hector Xavier Monsegur, aka "Sabu," may walk out of court a free man on Tuesday.<p>In a memo filed this week in a US district court, prior to Monsegur's scheduled sentencing on May 27, government attorneys say that because of his "extremely valuable and productive" work as an informant …

Chat App Company Kakao is Merging with Korean Web Firm Daum

Kakao, the Korea-based company behind the Kakao Talk mobile messaging app, is merging with Daum, the country’s second largest internet portal. The news is surprising, since Kakao had been tipped to go public before 2015 at a valuation of over $2 billion.<p>The Yonhap News Agency reports that the …