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The 10 best horror movies of the year so far — and where you can watch them

We're officially one-quarter of the way into 2018, and while the real world remains more horrifying than anything we've seen onscreen there have already been more than a few stellar horror movies capable of raising our arm-hairs and chilling our blood.<p>Our best-of lists are typically saved for the …

Horror

From pranks to nuclear sabotage, this is the history of malware

Since the dawn of modern computing, software has been as capable as the programmers who created it. Their intentions became its capabilities, and …

Cybersecurity

Why your home is a worse investment than you think

<i>Corrections & Clarifications: An earlier version of this column about homes as investments left out data and used the wrong time frame in the example given. Because of those errors, the annual return on that home investment appeared smaller than it would have been</i>.<p>Are you as foolishly lavish as me? …

Real Estate

Hacking Tools List for Hackers & Security Professionals

Penetration testing & Hacking Tools Tools are more often used by security industries to test the vulnerabilities in network and applications. Here …

Information Security

Performance Reviews Are Pointless And Insulting -- So Why Do They Still Exist?

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the HR Director for a growing manufacturing firm. I started the job in July. I report to the CEO.<p>I’m putting my 2018 plan together. One thing I told my boss “Jake” when he interviewed me is that I plan to talk him out of the company’s annual performance-review process.<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>I …

The Workplace

A North Korean defector flees to freedom under a barrage of gunfire

<i>Warning: Some viewers might find the above video disturbing.</i><p>It's the stuff of action movie climaxes, but IRL.<p>A new video captured by the United …

Scary 'Slaughterbots' video shows danger of autonomous killer drones

Commentary: An institute backed by Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk offers a graphic warning against machines that decide whom to kill.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>When you're smart, you can make decisions all for yourself.<p>That could be a …

Robots

3 pieces of advice from a value investor who started with nothing and is now worth over $100 million

Just think about how much you could learn from someone who came from nothing and now has a net worth of over $100 million.<p>How much would you spend to get insight from a successful investor who started late in life, had all the odds stacked against him, yet still made it big?<p>Would you do what he did …

Investing

How to cut out cable without cutting your favorite shows

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Televisions

Loaded Nachos

Delicious nachos are perfect for a big game day gathering. Arrange and bake the nachos on an ovenproof platter or shallow baking dish, or use several …

Honestly the Best Banana Bread

Have bananas turning dark and spotted on your kitchen counter? Good for you. Don't toss them, don't hesitate, just grab flour, sugar, and eggs and …

Moist Banana Bread with Ghee

Ghee is a type of clarified butter that is heated and reduced. It’s an important ingredient to know if you are cooking for someone who is lactose …

Breakfast

Chopped Apple Salad with Toasted Walnuts, Blue Cheese and Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Blue Cheese

The Witcher Turns 10, Releases Very Nice Video

<i>The Witcher</i> series is 10 years old this month, and to mark the occasion CD Projekt Red released this teary lil’ clip.<p>We had some good times, gang. …

The Witcher

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Ingredients<p>¾ pound short pasta (such as cavatappi or cavatelli)<br>• 2 tablespoons butter<br>• ¼ cup flour<br>• 4 cups whole milk<br>• 8 ounces shredded Cheddar-Jack cheese …

50 most useful Alexa skills

Alexa has a ton of functionality out of the box, but the real magic happens when you dig into the world of third-party skills.<p>Out of the box, Alexa can do an impressive number of things. It can stream Amazon Music or Spotify, control your Philips Hue smart bulbs or anything connected to a …

Smart Homes

How to Set Up Your Own Completely Free VPN In the Cloud

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a great way to add security to your browsing while also preventing snoopers (including your internet service …

Information Systems

How to convert M4A files to MP3 format for listening on any device

The M4A file format isn’t exactly a household name, coming in far behind the vastly more popular MP3 format. However, that doesn’t mean it’s …

DRM

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Genealogy website FamilyTreeNow knows far too much about you -- remove your details to protect your privacy

There was a craze that started a few years back for tracing one's family tree. Rather than fizzling out, the interest in genealogy continued, and …

Don't let your router be a gateway for cycbercriminals

Many of us give little thought to our routers, but they are very important to our digital lives — and if you are reading this online, you are using one.<p>A router is a networking device used to transfer data between your computer and the Internet. Routers also are an essential part of your home …

Identity Theft

Avast's Four Free Ransomware Decryption Tools Decrypt Locked Files

Ransomware, malware that enables attackers to disable systems or encrypt your data until you pay them, is on the rise. If you’ve become the victim of …

Ransomware

How To Access Dark Web In 15 Minutes (Super Easy Guide)

Are you trying to find out how to access the dark web?<p>Well, look no further, we have gone and done the research so we could show you step by step the …

Welcome to the Dark Net, a Wilderness Where Invisible World Wars Are Fought and Hackers Roam Free

Through the eyes of a master hacker turned security expert, William Langewiesche chronicles the rise of the Dark Net—where weapons, drugs, and information are bought, sold, and hacked—and learns how high the stakes have really become.<p>I. The Back Door<p>His name is not Opsec, but I will call him that …

Security

No Mans Sky Amazing Hidden Secrets And Easter Eggs

ou probably like <i>No Man’s Sky</i> and are exploring its procedurally generated universe with glee. You probably hate it due to its admittedly repetitive …

Microsoft broke millions of webcams with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Oops!<p>Microsoft is facing a torrent of backlash from consumers and businesses complaining that the Windows 10 Anniversary Update has broken some third-party USB cameras. The update, released on August 2nd, reportedly dropped support for two major video compression formats — specifically the H.264 …

Windows Apps

How can I provide guests with Wi-Fi without giving them my password?

"What's the Wi-Fi password?" If you're like us, you've heard this shouted throughout your house many times.<p>It might be your kid or grandchild, or their friends. Or, worse, you might find yourself shouting it, too.<p>It's a hassle to remember passwords, and it's unsettling to just hand out your …

Wi-Fi

Free, unlimited, and secure VPN for Google Chrome

Are you a Google Chrome user who's now feeling left out since Opera baked a VPN into the browser? Here's how you can add a free VPN - from a trusted …

Google Chrome

11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more bang for your buck, ultimately saving time and money in the short-and long-term. Not to mention, the delicious possibilities to experiment with from …

Cooking