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5 online privacy tips from an ex-FBI agent

If anyone knows about cyber surveillance, it's Mary Galligan.<p>Until recently, she led the cyber and special operations team at the FBI's New York office -- the agency's largest surveillance operation. That included catching hackers like the infamous "Sabu" and using him to hunt down other …

No Surprise, But Mobile Rules In Mary Meeker's Annual Guide To Internet Trends

If you want to know where the Internet is headed, there are few better guides than Mary Meeker’s annual outlook, presented today at the tech site re/code’s first Code Conference, the successor to Kara Swisher’s and Walt Mossberg’s AllThingsD conference. This year, the massive 164-page slide deck, …

The Most Important Insights From Mary Meeker’s 2014 Internet Trends Report

Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker’s data dumps have become a highly anticipated event in the tech industry, as her research helps everyone else level up. The only problem is the 2014 Internet Trends report is 164 slides of dense data, so we’ve broken it down into a digestible summary of the most …

KPCB Internet trends 2014

The latest edition of the annual Internet Trends report includes:<p>1. Key Internet trends showing slowing Internet user growth but strong smartphone, tablet and mobile data traffic growth as well as rapid growth in mobile advertising.<p>2. Emerging positive efficiency trends in education and …

Trends

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has finally revealed a launch date and price: it'll cost $85,000 and ship in 2017, according to its website.<p>"Where you're …

From Former Amazon Execs, Pro.com Tells You How Much That Home Project Will Cost

Pro.com promises it can calculate how much a job will cost before you even commit to talking to a service provider.<p>There are many websites that try to connect people to service providers who will come fix up their homes: Thumbtack, Handybook, Redbeacon (bought by Home Depot), Porch.com, …

Fast Forward Launches a Silicon Valley Startup Accelerator for Nonprofits

"The path for the tech nonprofit has all the challenges of a start-up and all the challenges of a nonprofit."<p>Techies in Silicon Valley get a lot of flak for their fondness of the idea that they are making the world a better place. Whether they’re pushing a search engine or workplace collaboration …

Creative Commons Picks Former Mozilla COO Ryan Merkley as CEO

"The world of content on the Web today has exploded, and CC needs to tackle apace the issue," Merkley said.<p>Creative Commons, the nonprofit organization that helps enable online content usage, has named a new CEO: Ryan Merkley, who was formerly COO of the Mozilla Foundation and managing director of …

Ice melt in part of Antarctica 'appears unstoppable,' NASA says

New research shows a major section of west Antarctica's ice sheet will completely melt in coming centuries and probably raise sea levels higher than previously predicted, revealing another impact from the world's changing climate.<p>According to a study released Monday, warm ocean currents and …

500-year-old mystery: Wreck off Haiti may be Columbus' flagship Santa Maria

Is a sunken shipwreck off Haiti the long-lost remains of the Santa Maria, Christopher Columbus' flagship from his first voyage to the Americas?<p>Underwater explorer Barry Clifford, who led a team that found and investigated the wreck, says he's confident it is.<p>"Every single piece fits. Now, of …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

The Pope in the Attic: Benedict in the Time of Francis

What’s it like for the first living ex-pope in 600 years to watch from up close as the successor he enabled dismantles his legacy?<p>These days, he is an <i>autoclaustrato</i>, a self-cloistered contemplative in an order with a membership of one.<p>His name is still Benedict, 15 months after he renounced the …

The Virtual Reality Renaissance Is Here, But Are We Ready?

<b>I'm flapping my wings. Not hard, but slowly and smoothly.</b> At 25 feet across, my wingspan is so great I don't need to exert much energy to achieve …

19 Social Media Facts That Every Marketer Should Know

Most brands, by now, recognize the power of social media and understand it's not just a passing fad. In fact, if Facebook were a country, it would …

Commitment Can Set You Free

When I shared this observation with my single friend Howard, he looked at me as though I had taken leave of my senses. I don't blame him, really—it …

Self-Acceptance

Your Brain Is Nagging You. Here Are 5 Ways to Make It Stop.

• Your job review is scheduled in two days and, in passing, your boss says, “Well, we’ll certainly have a lot to talk about.” You try to put what he …

Psychology

30 Health Choices All Women Should Make By Age 30

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30 Quotes That Will Rip Apart The Way You See Your Life

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1f0PxMf<p>“To let go means to give up coercing, resisting, or struggling, in exchange for something …

Google Glass Aiming to Transform How We Travel

Google has been playing slow and careful when it comes to rolling out Google Glass beyond a small, albeit passionate, community of early-adopters and …

First Embryonic Stem Cells Cloned From A Man's Skin

Eighteen years ago, scientists in Scotland took the nuclear DNA from the cell of an adult sheep and put it into another sheep's egg cell that had been emptied of its own nucleus. The resulting egg was implanted in the womb of a third sheep, and the result was Dolly, the first clone of a …

Taking a cue from fireflies, scientists have created the world's first light producing plant http://bit.ly/1an4K5E

32 Ways To Please a Woman

It's not rocket science, people.<p>via giphy.com<p><b>1. Text her back.</b> She thinks about this shit more than (most of) you do.<p><b>2. Don't make us do shots if we don't want to.</b> Unless your idea of a hot Friday night is holding our hair back.<p><b>3. Don't stop us from doing shots if we want to.</b> Shots! Shots! Shots!<p><b>4.</b> …

How to Know When It's Time to Break Up

Yes, it will be tragic, but it's time to admit that it's over.<p>Getty Images<p>Wrestling with the idea of ending a long-term relationship — especially one that's pretty good, but just not right for you — is intensely stressful. How can you tell if it's really time to break up and not just a rough patch? …

13 Things To Never Say On a First Date

Let's save the love talk for later.<p><b>1. How many kids do you want?</b> And just like that, he's gone in a puff of smoke.<p><b>2. I'm just looking to fall in love.</b> Perfect, now he knows exactly how to get you to give it up.<p><b>3. How much money do you make?</b>Unless you're looking for a sugar daddy, this doesn't …

12 Lies Men Tell Before Sex

Get ready to LOL at these weak lines.<p>You already know men will do anything to get a woman into bed—especially when she's as awesome as you are. And they're rarely slick about it. Get ready to LOL at these weak lines.<i>This post originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com.</i>

18 Signs You're With the Man You Should Marry

Getty Images<p><b>1. He always brags about you.</b> If you get a promotion at work or even just win concert tickets he can't resist telling everyone you hang out with before you even think to mention it. Because he's your biggest fan (arguably next to your mom).<p><b>2. He makes sacrifices for you — and you're</b> …

7 Wedding Traditions That Need to Die

A recent poll showed that more women are changing their last names after getting hitched, and I plan on following the crowd after I get married next summer. But there are a ton of other outdated traditions that my man and I need to figure out about before the day comes. IMHO, these are totally …

The 14 Worst First Date Ideas Ever

Not your comedy show, not your comedy show, please God not your comedy show.<p><b>1. A slam poetry reading.</b> There is a time and a place for slam poetry (in theory; in practice it is my personal idea of hell), and that is NOT when two people are just beginning to get to know each other. You'll get to know …