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Watch prosecutor explain why Mueller has new Manafort search warrants

A judge has approved a new search warrant in the Russia probe, for five phone numbers belonging to former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. …

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Manafort moves to suppress evidence found in storage unit

Lawyers for former Trump campaign chairman say FBI illegally accessed the locker, then returned with warrant.<p>Lawyers for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort are arguing that what could be key evidence against him should be kept out of court because the FBI violated his Constitutional …

Surveillance

How Manafort’s Attack On Mueller Backfired On Him And Fox News | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC

Manafort challenges evidence seized by Mueller

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortSchiff pushes bill to review any Trump pardons in Russia probe Dems press for hearings …

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Paul Manafort served with more than a half a dozen search warrants

Ukraine Believes Paul Manafort’s Crimes Go Way Beyond Money Laundering

MOSCOW—Many of Kiev’s journalists, investigators, and officials felt genuinely happy on Monday when they heard Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former …

Trump imposes major sanctions on Russian oligarchs, officials, companies

The move marks one of the administration's most aggressive actions against Russia, including sanctions against several oligarchs with ties to Vladimir Putin.<p>WASHINGTON — The Trump administration took one of its most aggressive actions against Russia on Friday, announcing sweeping sanctions against …

Russia

How Cambridge Analytica’s Facebook targeting model really worked – according to the person who built it

The researcher whose work is at the center of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data analysis and political advertising uproar has revealed that his method worked much like the one Netflix uses to recommend movies.<p>In an email to me, Cambridge University scholar Aleksandr Kogan explained how his …

Machine Learning

Apple Plans to Ditch Intel and Use Custom Mac Chips Starting in 2020

Apple is planning to transition from Intel chips to its own custom made Mac chips as early as 2020, reports <i>Bloomberg</i>.<p>Apple's initiative, reportedly code named "Kalamata," is part of an effort to make Macs, iPhones, and iPads work "more similarly and seamlessly together" according to unspecified …

Dell Technologies

The Lofty Optimism of Spotify and the Influence of the Streaming Revolution

I don’t stream music. I fear that may sound sanctimonious or smug, but I don’t mean it that way. I understand the value and utility of these services, and I am glad for the pleasures that they offer to others. My reasons for abstention are both boring and particular: I find the interfaces clumsy …

Morality

Spotify relies on the big labels for most of its music. It thinks that will change.

The streaming music company wants to get more music — and more profitable music — from the little guys.<p>Spotify is 12 years old and has never been profitable.<p>Last year, it posted an operating loss of $461 million.<p>Today, as it goes public, it wants investors to value it at something above $20 billion.<p>…

Profit

Radio X's Best of British songs list features 100 hits – and no women

As far as Radio X listeners are concerned, no standalone female artists are responsible for creating the 100 best British songs. The commercial radio station's annual ranking of British songs features the input of just one woman, Candida Doyle, who is credited as a songwriter on Pulp's 1995 hit …

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Russia Presses Trump for White House Meeting With Putin

MOSCOW — Russia sought to move beyond last week’s diplomatic confrontation with the West on Monday by pressing President Trump for a White House meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin that would undercut the perception that the angry reaction to the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain …

Russia

Researchers find a new material for quantum computing

Rumors of commercial quantum computing systems have been coming hot and heavy these past few years but there are still a number of issues to work out in the technology. For example, researchers at the Moscow Institute Of Physics And Technology have begun using silicon carbine to create a system to …

Quantum Computing

Report: Kushner Cos. filed false documents with NYC

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What Happened at the Thailand 'Black Site' Run by Trump's CIA Pick

The Senate's 2014 report on torture details what "enhanced interrogation" really entailed.<p>Editor’s Note: This story has been updated to reflect details that emerged after the retraction of a ProPublica story about Gina Haspel's CIA career.<p>As soon as Gina Haspel got the nomination to become CIA …

Cybercrime

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Review: ElevationLab’s DraftTable for the iPad Pro

If there is one accessory that the world has no shortage of, it is tablet stands. They come in all shapes and sizes, and range from cheap and generic to fairly expensive and iPad-specific. They exploded onto the scene right after the release of the original iPad, and are still readily available …

Apple Creating a Link Between its App Stores Could Be a Sign of Even Bigger Things to Come

Earlier this week, Marc Gurman of Bloomberg, a man well known for his sources within and knowledge of Apple, dropped a bit of a bombshell. He reported that Apple will be shifting its App Store policies to allow Universal Binaries to be created that include dual iOS and macOS compatibility.<p><b>Big News,</b> …

App Store

The Health Monitoring Capabilities and Potential of the Apple Watch are Coming into Clearer Focus

Apple has made it clear that they now see the Watch as primarily being a fitness tracker and health monitoring device. While it runs apps and fills several other roles, these are now its primary functions and we can see that most of their development and new features are focused on these areas. …

Medical Technology

Deals: iRest Lap Stand

Have you ever gotten tired of holding your tablet while using it? Yeah, that’s going to be everyone who’s ever used one. Well, here’s a versatile stand for users who want the flexibility to hold their tablets on a table, or on their laps.<p>The iRest from Rain Design may be described as a lap stand, …

Deals: Ztylus Stabilizer Rig Kit for Smartphones

The smartphone has pretty much killed off the point and shoot camera at this point, and for many good reasons. They are always with us and always connected. They also have an infinitely better user interface than any camera, and they have far superior on-board editing option. However, there is one …

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Final Draft 10 is the gold standard when it comes to screenwriting and script software. It is used by 95% if all film and television producers, as well as the top studios, including Disney, Warner Brothers, NBCUniversal, MGM, Paramount, ABC, the BBC, and more. Final Draft 10 has also gained high …

Landmark Forum : Wake Up India | Landmark Forum, Landmark

Le projet « Wake Up India », lancé par Sonali Kelapure dans le cadre du programmed’ Expression de Soi et de Leadership de Landmark Forum, consiste à …

Moleskine’s latest smart pen saves your writing to download later

Moleskine has valiantly tried to bridge the divide between analog writing and digital files for years. The company released its Smart Writing Set in 2016 as a $200 holistic solution of pen, proprietary smart paper and app that instantly sent whatever you wrote or drew over to your paired device -- …

Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

The best Napa Valley wineries to visit feature a tasting room in a cave, artisanal cheese pairings, on-site sommeliers and more <i>—Megan Krigbaum (with</i> …

Wine

Revealed: Why two glasses of wine and 15 minutes of exercise a day is the key to a long life

The recipe for a long life includes exercising for 15 minutes a day, spending two hours on hobbies and enjoying a couple of glasses of wine, according to an ageing expert.<p>Dr Claudia Kawas, of the University of California, who has spent 15 years studying people aged over 90, also recommended keeping …

Early Facebook and Google Employees Form Coalition to Fight What They Built

SAN FRANCISCO — A group of Silicon Valley technologists who were early employees at Facebook and Google, alarmed over the ill effects of social networks and smartphones, are banding together to challenge the companies they helped build.<p>The cohort is creating a union of concerned experts called the …

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Take a refresher course in physics because you definitely weren't paying attention in high school

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NYTimes: Mueller learned of Trump attempt to stop Sessions recusal

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Special counsel Robert Mueller is aware of an unsuccessful attempt by President Donald Trump to lobby Attorney General Jeff Sessions not to recuse himself from the Justice Department's Russia probe, The New York Times reported Thursday.<p>The Times, citing two people with knowledge …

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