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Paris has a drone problem

Mysterious sightings over major landmarks raise security concerns following Charlie Hebdo attacks<p>Police in Paris yesterday detained three Al Jazeera journalists on charges of flying a drone without a license, marking the latest development in what's been a bizarre week for a city still reeling from …

Microsoft updates Device Hub and Nokia Tag for Windows Phone

Device Hub<p>Device Hub has been bumped from version 3.6.3.5 to 3.7.4.1 with nothing noted as being new or different. Presumably support for some …

Vertical farm can make 44,000 pounds of tomatoes on the side of a parking lot

Project lets Wyoming town keep growing food all year long<p>The Wyoming town of Jackson gets long and bitter winters. One mile above sea level in a landlocked state, months of heavy snow leave the town unable to grow much of its own produce, forcing it to import fresh fruit and vegetables from other …

Cycling for Weight Loss

Cycling is the best exercise to burn excess calories. Weight loss is possible with cycling and also it will give great fun. It’s challenging, amiable …

The First Ubuntu Phone Won’t Rely On Apps. Here’s Why That’s Brilliant

Canonical wants to move us away from the app-centric mobile experience.<p>The mobile market is saturated. Any new entrants are doomed from the start. And if you need proof, just look at Windows Phone or BlackBerry. The problem is that you need an app ecosystem to gain market share, but you need market …

Mobile

Meet Jack, a Wi-Fi Device That Replaces Your Guitar Cable — Video

Guitar people, meet Jack!<p>Jack is a Wi-Fi device that replaces your guitar's cable with a “studio-quality 24-bit connection,” according to its …

Guitar

7 Qualities of Remarkable Leaders

Companies with great leaders perform better and have happier employees. Why not learn the habits of remarkable leadership?<p>There are all sorts of leaders in this world--some better than others. We have all worked for or met leaders who stand out from the rest of the pack--who are, in short, …

Self-improvement

Mother Nature's Misfits: Photos of Strange and Unusual Animals

We tend to love animals even from a very young age. Some of the first words we learn (and first things we recognize) are “dog,” “cat,” and other …

Leaked screenshots reveal more Windows 10 phone features

While we got an early look at Windows 10 running on phones during Microsoft’s press event last month, we weren’t allowed to explore the operating system fully. That’s about to change soon with the release of a Technical Preview of Windows 10 for phones, but for now we’re starting to learn of a few …

Android Phones Are Leaking Valuable Information, Here's How To Stop Them

In a Reddit post a user called Gooz announces his new Android app. Its goal is simple: to stop Google's Android leaking information to anyone who cares to probe for it. Gooz’s real name is Bram Bonné and he’s given a TEDx talk about the problems with Android giving over data that enables almost …

Wi-Fi

25 Best Snacks For Weight Loss

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their own weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p><b>1) Hard-boiled eggs with sriracha sauce</b> To improve thyroid function—the gland manages growth and metabolism—look no further than a low-calorie, …

Healthy Eating

Mars meteorite hints at what’s hiding under the dust

A meteorite that’s more than 4 billion years old offers a clue to what’s beneath the red dust on Mars.<p>Discovered in the Moroccan desert, the …

Meteorites

New Fungal Species Found In Salami Delightfully Named 'Penicillium Salamii'

Growing right between the mayo and cheese<p>To find a new species of mold, look no further than inside your sandwich. A team of food scientists from across Europe have discovered a new kind of fungus growing on salami, which they’ve aptly named <i>Penicillium salamii.</i><p>The researchers made the find after …

Rex Ryan changes N.Y. Jets jersey tattoo to Buffalo Bills colors

Allegiances change but tattoos are forever, right?<p>Not if you're Rex Ryan. The man known for his special ink jobs got rid of all of his New York Jets gear when he became coach of the Buffalo Bills last month, but there was one reminder of his former job he couldn't just throw away -- a tattoo on his …

NFL