Dana Ervin

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Leaked NSA Documents Reveal How To Hide From The NSA

If you want a truly anonymous life, then maybe it's time you learned about Tor, CSpace and ZRTP.<p>These three technologies could help people hide their activities from the National Security Agency, according to NSA documents newly obtained from the archive of former contractor Edward Snowden by the …

Throw the Bums Out! (2.0)

I bet I know something about you. You're sick and tired of the idiots who run our government. How'd I know that? Because <i>everyone</i> is sick and tired of the idiots who run our government.<p>So why do we keep electing them?<p>That's easy: Because every election, we get the same two choices -- Idiot …

8 Lifehacks for Dealing with Pets

Martin Loader, Wikimedia Commons // CC BY-SA 2.0<p>There are no real bears in the British Isles for residents to worry about, but a statue of one in the …

Taking A Private Jet Can Be Cheaper Than You Think

When your calves involuntarily cramp at the mere thought of flying in economy yet <i>again</i>, it might be time to book a private jet.<p>Yup, some private planes will fly people just like you for rates that dip -- not always, but sometimes -- below the cost of a regular plane ticket.<p>They're called "empty …

Latin Words and Phrases Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

What do great men like Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt all have in common?<p>They all were proficient in Latin.<p>From the …

Sense is a glowing sphere that watches over you while you sleep

This sleek sleep tracker analyzes your bedroom, and your sleep patterns<p>At age 19, Londoner James Proud decided to skip out on college and move to the States.<p>As one of several "Thiel Fellows," Proud received a $100,000 grant from esteemed venture capitalist Peter Thiel to skip college, move to San …

20 Latin Phrases You Should Be Using

You’d probably be surprised by how much Latin you actually already know. Hundreds of words—like <i>memo</i>, <i>alibi</i>, <i>agenda</i>, <i>census</i>, <i>veto</i>, <i>alias</i>, <i>via</i>, <i>alumni</i>,</i> …

Build Your Own Full-Scale Rooftop Farming Operation, With This Easy Kit

After experimenting with some smaller systems, the company’s latest product is a kit that supports a full-size commercial farm. The modular system …

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