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Bring butterflies and hummingbirds home with a single plant

The humble scarlet beebalm (<i>Monarda didyma</i>) has a lot to recommend it, especially in eastern North America, where it originated. This easy-care perennial not only attracts bees to your garden, but butterflies and hummingbirds also find it irresistible. It’s a welcome addition to a perennial garden, …

North America

NASA just released a crazy amount of software you can use for free

The agency has released its 2017-2018 software catalog, which includes code for everything from drones, to data and image processing, to health and medicine, to propulsion, reports <i>TechCrunch</i>. All software is completely free and without any royalty or copyright fees. Announcing the software release …

Encrypted email service ProtonMail is now accessible over Tor

The creators of encrypted email service ProtonMail have set up a server that's only accessible over the Tor anonymity network as a way to fight …

Privacy

8 Steps to Securing Online Privacy

Last week, I set out my reasons for expecting serious civil liberties and privacy problems under a Trump presidency. I strongly recommended that you …

Privacy

This accessory fixes everything that's wrong with Apple's new MacBook Pro

The HyperDrive USB-C adapter adds useful ports to the MacBook Pro.<p>It's dongle city. That's how you can describe Apple's new MacBook Pro.<p>The company's decision to include only two USB-C ports (four on the more expensive Touch Bar model) have forced users to rely on expensive and clunky dongles to …

MacBook Pro

How to create an untraceable new identity

My machine is inextricably linked to who I am. All of us are in the same existential mess. Your identity is now part of your smartphone and laptop. …

How to Strongly Encrypt a File (for free) in OS X

There are many tools for encrypting files in OS X. GUI apps to do that have varying prices. Unfortunately, OS X itself doesn't have many built-in …

You can now delete (almost) all trace of yourself from the web at the click of a button

The internet never forgets. What may have been an embarrassing Facebook photo eight years ago could be dredged up to affect future job prospects, or …

Get iCloud Calendar Spam Invites? How to Stop Them

Nobody likes spam, but if you have an iPhone, iPad, or Mac, there’s a good chance you’ve found a new avenue of spam on your Apple device lately: …

Operating Systems

How do I password protect my files and folders in Windows?

Updated: by Computer Hope<p>Because most versions of Windows do not include a method of password protecting your files and folders, this page provides …

The best privacy and security iPhone apps

In an age when millions of dollars are spent to hack smartphones, the idea of defending yourself is more important than ever.<p>There are simple steps …

Information Systems

10 Modern Home Decor Stores (That Aren't IKEA)

Don't get me wrong. I love IKEA. Many of the core pieces in my home came from the Swedish retailer, and of course, the prices are hard to beat. …

Living Rooms

The world’s first automatic VPN is now on sale and you can save over 90% on a lifetime subscription

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Information Systems

Russian newspaper warns 'risky game' Putin is playing in Syria could start Third World War

A Russian newspaper has warned that Russian President Vladmir Putin is playing an "astonishingly risky game" in the Syrian conflict that could even …

Mauryan Empire

The Mauryan Empire (322 BCE - 185 BCE) supplanted the earlier Magadha Kingdom to assume power over large tracts of eastern and northern India. At its …

Kaymera: The Anti-Spy Android OS Made By The Hottest iPhone Hackers In Surveillance

“We don’t have any relationship with NSO Group,” says Avi Rosen. He’s keen to put distance between the company over which he presides, the secure Android operating system maker Kaymera, and NSO, a spy tech provider whose iPhone malware was caught trying to snoop on a UAE activist and a Mexican …

Security

Review: Signal-Blocking Sleeve Protects Your iPhone from Hackers

Remember how Harry Potter had that Cloak of Invisibility? Imagine the same thing for your phone or tablet. That's kind of what the Faraday Cage Sleeve ($109.95) from Silent Pocket delivers. It blocks network signals (cellular and Wi-Fi) while the device is in the magnetically shielded pocket. I was …

Harry Potter

This bundle of Mac apps is like a cybersecurity utility belt [Deals]

It’s hard to know if we’re doing enough to protect our online identities and data these days. Got an email password with a dozen alternating numbers, letters and an upside-down question mark but somehow your email still gets hacked? This bundle of seven cybersecurity apps will cover the …

8 Mac Menu Bar Apps That Will Blow Your Mind

The only thing better than awesomely useful apps are awesomely useful apps that you can use right from your menu bar. Earlier this year, we wrote …

OLALA Storage for iOS Devices Is a Snap

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>For the longest time, I was stuck with a 16GB iPhone. It was one of those situations where the time to upgrade to the next …

iOS

Tea brews up myriad health benefits[1]

[Photo provided to China Daily]<p>The author is a lifestyle editor with China Daily.<p>For 10 years I worked as a food reporter for China Daily. During …

20 of The Best Low-Carb Diet Foods

When you think of eating a low-carb diet, a lot of meat comes to mind. But, there’s actually a plethora of foods (even dessert) you can chow down on …

Nutrition

5 'green' lessons learned in a Paleo month

I have an autoimmune disease – Hashimoto's. I've had it for awhile and been in denial, but a series of health events (and the associated costs of …

Ice Cream

Mediterranean Diet Review: Lose Weight Fast While Eating Delicious Food

If you need to lose weight fast, the Mediterranean Diet is perfect for you, especially if you like to eat.<br>For food lovers, dieting is something you …

Mediterranean Eating Habits That Keep You Healthy

We have all heard of the Mediterranean diet but we can learn a lot more about good eating habits than just copying a few recipes from a popular diet …

Berberine: The Most Powerful Natural Supplement on Earth

By Kris Gunnars<p>A compound called berberine is one of the most powerful natural supplements on Earth.<p>It has very impressive health benefits, and …

Diabetes

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