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Apple puts $390 million toward US manufacturing of lasers

Apple has had some small hiccups with the production of the latest iPhone X due to the shortage of Face ID dot projectors. In order to never repeat …

Martial Law Extended For Another Year In Southern Philippines

The Philippine Congress has extended martial law on the southern island of Mindanao for another year at the request of President Rodrigo Duterte, who says it is needed to continue the fight against armed groups in the region.<p>The move was overwhelmingly approved by both the Senate and House of …

The Queen’s unusual jet lag remedy and 13 more of her fascinating travel habits

Queen Elizabeth II, officially the most widely travelled head of state in history - if anyone has a polished coping strategy for jet lag, surely it is she.<p>Perhaps surprisingly it's barley sugar, sold in the form of boiled sweets, along with unspecified homeopathic remedies, according to an …

Meghan Markle Should Give Every Royal a Lesson on Travel Style

Meghan Markle is a fashion girl who knows how to pack. She's often seen toting only a modest carry-on bag, and given her trips back and forth to London (prior to moving in with Prince Harry), you know she must have a wealth of travel hacks to share. That's why we took a look through her Instagram, …

Clothing

French Toast Croque Madame Casserole

Finding just the right balance of sweet and savory can be tricky, but we've totally mastered it here. Each bite achieves a perfect combo of French …

Breakfast

The end of 'Game of Thrones' earned a standing ovation from the cast

We may not see the ultimate ending of <i>Game of Thrones</i> until 2019, but the actors have now read the script for the series finale, and they're already …

Amazon Alexa can now wake you up to music

This fall, Amazon made a play to become your new alarm clock with the introduction of a combination smart speaker and clock called the Echo Spot. Today, the company is adding a new feature that will make the Spot – or any other Alexa device – function more like a traditional radio alarm clock, with …

Smart Homes

Hundreds of HP computer models carry a deactivated keylogger

In November, a computer programmer spotted some strange code while trying to control a backlit keyboard on a Hewlett-Packard laptop.<p>It was a …

Malware

Uber Accidentally Charged a Passenger $14,000 for a 21-Minute Ride

An Uber customer in Toronto, Canada, was charged more than $14,000 for a five-mile, 21-minute ride that was supposed to cost under $20, according to</i> …

Uber

Google just launched three new photography apps

Part of the company’s new ‘Appsperiments’ program<p>Google just announced three new photography applications: Storyboard (Android only), Selfissimo! (iOS and Android), and Scrubbies (iOS only). The releases are part of a new “appsperiments<i>”</i> program that Google just launched.<p>The new program was …

Google v Amazon: YouTube app pulled from Fire TV and Echo Show

Public spat between two of world’s biggest tech companies intensifies as Google uses access to video platform as leverage to force retailer to sell its products<p>Google is using YouTube as leverage over Amazon to try and force the world’s largest retailer to sell its Home smart speakers, Chromecasts …

eCommerce

Terror suspect 'urged extremists to attack Prince George at school'

A terror suspect allegedly encouraged extremists to attack Prince George at school, warning that “even the Royal Family will not be left alone”, a court has heard.<p>Husnain Rashid allegedly used an encrypted message service to share a picture of the third-in-line to the throne next to the image of an …

Tijuana model died while pursuing her dreams

Stephanie Rivera was excited about the future when her life came to an unexpected end last week in San Diego, friends said. Beautiful, disciplined and focused on her career, the Tijuana-born model had much to live for.<p>"She was getting up there finally," said her friend Lali Amador, who at one time …

Artist’s 'sexual' robin redbreast Christmas cards banned by Facebook

Jackie Charley said she ‘could not stop laughing’ after harmless festive images were blocked by Facebook because of ‘adult’ nature<p>Facebook has blocked the sale of a pack of Christmas cards featuring a robin redbreast because of its “sexual” and “adult” nature.<p>The artist, Jackie Charley, said she …

Social Media

Webcam surveys high clouds on Mars

A webcam on ESA’s Mars Express has acquired an unprecedented catalog of more than 21,000 images, providing a global survey of unusual, high-altitude, …

Space

Noon makes your lights smart without a single smart bulb

Smart lights can be a huge convenience, but too many still fail the most basic test: can you turn them on and off with a light switch, without messing everything up?<p>So instead of making smart lights, a new startup named Noon has decided to make smart light switches — transforming your regular …

Home Automation

Renewable Energy Threatens the World’s Biggest Science Project

The world’s biggest scientific experiment is on course to become the most expensive source of surplus power.<p>Components of the 20 billion-euro ($24 …

Your brain knows when you've just died, researchers say

Researchers at New York University's Langone School of Medicine said in an interview that people who've temporarily died are aware that their life has ended, and might be able to hear a doctor announcing their death.<p>Scientists at the New York City school told The Independent newspaper that they’re …

State Supreme Court rules teen cannot be tried by jury in Endia Martin's killing

The teen girl charged with killing 14-year-old Endia Martin in 2014 is not entitled by law to a jury trial in juvenile court, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday.<p>Attorneys for the shooting suspect, who was 14 at the time of Endia’s fatal shooting, had requested that a jury decide her …

Cook County

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

The Next Mazda 3 Is Getting a Compression-Ignition Skyactiv-X Engine

Later this month at the Tokyo Auto Show, Mazda will preview its next-generation compact hatchback, as well as a brand new four-door design concept.<p>Earlier this year, Mazda debuted what it says is the "world's first commercially available gas-powered engine to use compression ignition." Mazda …

A couple paid for two Teslas by sharing them on the Airbnb for cars — here’s how they did it

As Chad Hurin puts it, he's not a car guy. But he is a Tesla enthusiast.<p>Before buying his first Tesla — a Model S 60 — Hurin owned a 2008 Pontiac that he guesses is worth $2,000 at this point. It still sits in his driveway in San Diego, California, flanked by the $68,000 Model S and his wife's …

This Brothy, Silky Chicken Breast Recipe Is the Ultimate Recovery Food

Chef Seamus Mullen on one of his favorite post-workout meals<p>I exercise quite a bit. I mean, I really like being active, riding my bike, hiking, getting outside, doing yoga...it’s like playing for me. And I think playing is important. It makes us smile and keeps us from getting old and cranky. But …

Cooking

11 luxe loungewear items that will seriously up your hygge game

Hygge season requires a few basic essentials: cozy blankets, lots of candles, and really luxe loungewear to create your perfect Zen den. And although …

RANKED: The 17 best dystopian movies of all time

Denis Villeneuve's new addition to Ridley Scott's "Blade Runner" is already being hailed as a visually captivating sci-fi masterpiece by critics.<p>As the "Blade Runner 2049" hype intensifies, you might want to check out some other films with heavy dystopian themes. So we made a list of the best</b> …

Amazon Is Starting to Crush the Life Out of Everything

Amazon (AMZN) , not Apple (AAPL) , will become the world's first trillion dollar company, according to Scott Galloway, author of <i>The Four</i>, a book …

Investing

DJI publishes companion app for Ronin, its line of premium gimbals, on the Play Store

DJI is best known for producing some of the best drones on the market, but the company does other cool things too. Among those are its Ronin gimbals, …

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

Stocks, dollar recover as North Korea jitters abate

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rebounded from a sharply lower open on Tuesday and helped an index of global equity markets pare losses as investors shrugged off concerns over North Korea’s latest missile test.<p>Treasury yields were off early lows and the dollar index .DXY, which measures the …

Stock Markets