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ZeroLemon PowerCube 50,000mAh Power Station Review

In 2018, being available at all times is critical. But you aren’t truly available if your mobile device, laptop, or desktop loses power, right? There …

How to disable persistent notifications in Android Oreo

If the Android system notifications about apps draining battery are starting to bug you, here's how to disable that feature on Android 8.1.<p>If you're …

Apple forgot the greatest lesson of the MacBook Air

Ten years ago, Steve Jobs hopped on stage at Macworld 2008 and did another one of his seemingly impossible magic tricks: He undid the string on a …

XING Mobility Previews a 1,341-HP Electric Supercar

A sprint time of 0-62 mph in 1.8 seconds<p>You've probably heard the news about Tesla's revamped Roadster, capable of doing 0-60 mph in an astounding …

Roadsters

Your credit score: How it's calculated

A credit score is typically a three-digit number based on information in your credit report that measures your risk level to lenders. It’s usually …

Apple Music's Android app adds voice search and social features

It also adds a recently played widget and new shortcuts.<p>Apple announced that it would bring your friends' listening habits to Apple Music at WWDC this past summer. iOS users who use the streaming music service will be able to start using the feature after updating to iOS 11. Now, Android-using …

Apple Music

Grenfell Tower: police may consider individual manslaughter charges

Scotland Yard also says death toll from fire may fall slightly from current estimate of about 80<p>The criminal investigation into the Grenfell Tower disaster may consider individual as well as corporate manslaughter charges, Scotland Yard has said.<p>The news came as the latest victim of the disaster …

After protests, St. Louis mayor says address racism

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - The legacies of racism, not only the violent protests that gripped St. Louis after a white former police officer was acquitted of murdering a black man, must be addressed, the city’s mayor said on Tuesday.<p>Mayor Lyda Krewson said she had listened and read the reaction of …

With a Picked Lock and a Threatened Indictment, Mueller’s Inquiry Sets a Tone

WASHINGTON — Paul J. Manafort was in bed early one morning in July when federal agents bearing a search warrant picked the lock on his front door and raided his Virginia home. They took binders stuffed with documents and copied his computer files, looking for evidence that Mr. Manafort, President …

Secret Apple Watch controls: How to use the Digital Crown and side button!

In some ways, the iPhone X takes after the Apple Watch's design: Both have no home button, both are all screen, and both have a surprising amount of …

Twitter users are outing Charlottesville demonstrators

<b>(CNN) —</b> An online crowdsourcing campaign is underway to identify demonstrators who attended white nationalist rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend.<p>The campaign, led by a Twitter account, @YesYoureRacist, asks people on social media to identify white nationalists who appear in news …

Rights & Freedoms

Pornhub turns on HTTPS to hide the weird porn you watch from ISPs

Pornhub wants you to feel secure when you visit its portal to stream adult content and satisfy your unusually kinky fetishes.<p>The industry titan announced yesterday it has successfully completed its switch to HTTPS and now supports encryption sitewide by default. Fellow MindGeek subsidiary YouPorn …

List-Worthy

The Galaxy S8’s facial scanner can, unsurprisingly, be tricked with a photo

Just days after Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S8’s new facial-scanning feature, someone has already successfully spoofed it. Bloggers at <i>Marcianophone</i> secured a S8 with their face and then tricked the phone with a selfie that was saved on another device. The S8 eventually unlocked, though it took a …

Oculus Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook

It's not clear whether he was fired or left voluntarily, but his role at the company had been in flux after it was revealed he secretly funded a viral, anti-Hillary Clinton meme group.<p>Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook, which acquired his virtual reality startup for $2 billion in …

Virtual Reality

Lyft will settle California drivers' lawsuit for $27 million

The service will pay double the amount it originally wanted to pay.<p>It's final: Lyft will have to pay $27 million to settle a proposed class action lawsuit filed by drivers in California. The ride-sharing company originally agreed to pay $12.5 million, but US District Judge Vince Chhabria felt that …

Ridesharing

This iPhone case is revolutionary! Adds dual SIM, wireless charging, Android OS, second screen and more - IBTimes India

The smart iPhone case adds secondary Android smartphone to the back of an iPhone with all these features.<p>Forget all the iPhone accessories you've …

Physicists Just Discovered a Second State of Liquid Water

Wha?<p>It’s one of the most fundamental compounds on Earth, and it makes up roughly 60 percent of the human body, and yet water is turning out to be …

Hackers hijack Philips Hue lights with a drone

From a quarter mile away.<p>Surprise! The Internet of Things is a security nightmare. Anyone who was online a few weeks ago can attest to that. The massive internet blackout was caused by connected devices, and new research from white-hat hackers expounds upon those types of vulnerabilities. The …

White Hat

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

All the Star Wars Secrets Hidden in the New Novel Ahsoka

The latest <i>Star Wars</i> book is a young adult novel that covers a lot of the period between when we last saw Ahsoka Tano in <i>Clone Wars</i> and when she showed …

The Best Shoes For Plantar Fasciitis, According to Podiatrists

This May Be the Deadliest Creature on Earth

Magazine<p>Scientists aim to alter the genetics of mosquitoes to prevent them from being vehicles of deadly diseases.<p>Enlarged below<p>Labium<p>Fascicle<p>Capillary<p>The Feeding Tube<p>The mosquito’s proboscis consists of six tightly bound stylets called the fascicle, surrounded by a sheath known as the labium—which …

Dallas shootings: the latest chapter in a painful racial history

Bring the Dallas murderers to justice. And the killers of black people too | Gary Younge<p>Read more<p>A horrific week of violence in the US has cast into sharp relief the troubled relationship between black communities and law enforcement. This latest cycle of violence began with the police shooting …

Eritrean smuggler trial in Sicily has wrong man, say former victims

Family of Medhanie Berhe and victims of Medhanie Mered to claim mistaken identity by British and Italian police<p>The trial of an alleged Eritrean smuggler extradited to Italy will formally begin in Sicily this week, with two of the smuggler’s former victims expected to testify that the Italians have …

Blacks and Whites Don't Agree on the State of Race Relations in the U.S.

A little over eight years ago, President Obama delivered a speech on race that the Pew Research Center dubbed one of the biggest events of his 2008 …

Mississippi clerks cannot claim religious exception to gay marriage: judge

(Reuters) - A federal judge on Monday ruled that clerks in Mississippi may not recuse themselves from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples based on religious beliefs, despite a bill passed by the state legislature intended to carve out that exception for them.<p>U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves …

Casual Sex: Everyone Is Doing It

Zhana Vrangalova had hit a problem. On a blustery day in early spring, sitting in a small coffee shop near the campus of New York University, where she is an adjunct professor of psychology, she was unable to load onto her laptop the Web site that we had met to discuss. This was not a technical …

The science behind women’s sexual desire: provocative, immediate, and raw

The idea that women are less sexually desiring than men is an idea that has been ingrained in society for a fairly long time. Women aren’t expected …

A psychology professor reviewed decades of research about having kids and came to a depressing conclusion about marriage

Lots of women look forward to motherhood — getting to know a tiny baby, raising a growing child, developing a relationship with a maturing son or daughter.<p>All over the world, people believe that parenting is the most rewarding part of life. And it's good that so many mothers treasure that bond with …

The future of smartphone storage: internal, removable and the cloud

There are some worthy contenders on the battlefield for smartphone storage: the long-time champion, internal storage; the fan favorite, removable storage; and the new up-and-comer, the cloud. Each has its strengths, whether it’s affordability for the user, profitability for the manufacturer, …

Profit