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How Your Device Is Controlling You

<i>By Jan Bruce, CEO and co-founder of meQuilibrium</i><p>We take it for granted that more of our time and attention is spent staring into a screen. It's become our central interface with the world. In fact, we're consuming as about three times the amount of information today that we did in 1960, according …

Why We Wrote 'Viral Hate'

There is an epidemic of Internet hate.<p>With each advance in technology over the last two decades, from the appearance of web sites and the interactivity of AOL through the blossoming of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube and the recent explosion in mobile computing and texting, …

'DomiCopter' Drone From Domino's Delivers Pizza By Air (VIDEO)

We're crossing our fingers that Domino's new "DomiCopter" -- a drone that delivers pizzas -- is real. In a recent test video, the contraption traveled about four miles in 10 minutes on a two-pizza delivery in the U.K.<p>Domino's hired creative agency T + Biscuits to develop and test out the …

States eye compounding pharmacies

Several states are taking matters into their own hands to boost oversight of large-scale pharmacies like the one behind the deadly fungal meningitis outbreak last fall as the outlook for congressional action is somewhat murky.<p>So far, 15 states have taken up bills to step up the regulation of …

Enigma Makes Unearthing And Sifting Through Public Data A Breeze

There’s a sea of interesting public data out there just waiting to be tapped into, but there’s a problem — most people have no earthly idea how to access it. And even if they’re able to make some headway, there’s still an untold number of connections between that data and even more data tucked away …

MSN | Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Portals Navigation<p>Outlook.com<br>• Microsoft Store<br>• Skype<br>• Rewards<br>• Office<br>• eBay Sponsored<br>• OneDrive<br>• Maps<br>• Facebook<br>• OneNote<br>• Twitter<p>Get your mail here<p>See your recent emails<br>• Send a quick email<br>• Manage your calendar with easy access<p>Sign in with any Microsoft account: Outlook, Hotmail, MSN, Live<p>What is a Microsoft …

Google's Spymasters Are Now Worried About Your Secrets

A recent article in the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> by Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, "The Dark Side of the Digital Revolution," makes for very scary reading. It is not so much because of what he and co-author Jared Cohen, the director of Google Ideas, have to say about how dictators can use new …

Mexico Is Ready to End Failed Drug-War Policies—Why Isn't the U.S.?

When the U.S. and Mexico collaborated against the cartels, violence increased and drugs kept flowing. Mexico wants to change course. Why don't we?<p>Reuters<p>"Meanwhile," Priest continues, "the drug flow into the United States continued unabated. Mexico remains the U.S. market's largest supplier of …

Obama Leads America Toward Brain Awareness and a Brain Powered Economy

A Soldier's Story: My Brother and PTSD<p>My brother has always been really smart and aware. So smart that his buddies in the Marine Corps called him "The Professor" because he could spout ready facts about anything. He joined the Marines at 18 for the adventure promised in the advertisements. What he …

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