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Best apps to download on a new Android phone

These are the apps you should immediately download on your new Android phone!<p>If you or someone you know just got their first Android phone, firstly… …

Apps

10 of the best Windows 10 apps for 2016

After a few bumpy updates and a lot of spit and polish, Windows 10 has shaped up to be a pretty solid OS: fast, stable and delightful to use.<p>We’ve rounded up 10 great new and updated apps for 2016 that you can use to do things like enjoy your media collection, take notes, work on your photos and …

Apps

A cannabis-business park covering 1 million square feet is coming to Massachusetts

California is at the forefront of the US medical marijuana industry, and weed’s positive impact on the state’s economy has been huge, generating $2.8 billion in 2015, with $6.5 billion annually expected by 2020.<p>The state’s largest grow facility was announced in June 2016 by GFarms, and is slated to …

Cannabis

People Have Been Using MDMA to Treat PTSD for Decades

Last month, the FDA granted researchers permission to move forward with clinical trials studying the effects of MDMA on treating PTSD. Though the development may seem surprising, the so-called "party drug" was used in therapy years before it was banned...<p>Roslyn Talusan, a freelance writer in …

Consciousness

First-ever baby born using ‘three parent’ genetic engineering technique

According to an exclusive report in New Scientist, a breakthrough birth occurred under the radar some five months ago. With the help of John Zhang from the New Hope Fertility Center in New York City, a Jordanian couple conceived and gave birth to a child with more than two genetic parents.<p><i>[After</i> …

Genetics

This White Hat Hacking Bundle Teaches You to Use Your Powers for Good

This best-selling bundle helps you hone the skills that will get you paid to hack.<p>Malicious hacking can be invasive, destructive, and even devastating to the average consumer. To safeguard against this, we call on ethical hackers—men and women who use their skills to identify security risks in …

Cross Site Scripting

The New Chinese Medicine Handbook

An Innovative Guide to Integrating Eastern Wisdom with Western Practice for Modern Healing<p>The New Chinese Medicine Handbook is an essential guide to …

The 70 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>56. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

Apps

10 Free Online Tools Every Entrepreneur Should Know About

Here are tools which will make your life easier and help your business take off right away.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>If you are going to start a business, you should make best use of your limited budget and try to bootstrap as much as possible. Therefore, take a look …

Google Hangout

5 Accessories That Will Make You a Better Smartphone Photographer

Who needs a DSLR?<p>With these pro-grade accessories, you can upgrade your smartphone camera and snap some unbelievable pics without the hassle of lugging around a clunky DSLR or heavy equipment.

Mobile Photography

Meta’s New AR Glasses Let You Touch The Virtual World

The $949 headset, which is shipping now, lets you interact with digital objects without the need for physical controllers.<p>It takes automakers many years to go from design concept to showroom-ready cars, and by the time designers see their new vehicles in the flesh, it’s often too late to make any …

What Would Happen in the Minutes and Hours After North Korea Nuked the United States?

Not that they would, but it's good to game these things out.<p>If you weren't paying attention to North Korea throughout 2016—a year when major nuclear powers like Russia, the US, the UK, and China were all competing for the geopolitical spotlight by doing crazy shit—it was easy to forget that the …

North Korea

Russia has conducted the fifth test of a new anti-satellite weapon that could knock out US communications

The test of the PL-19 Nudol missile was carried out Dec. 16 from a base in central Russia, and was monitored by U.S. intelligence agencies.<p>It was the fifth test of the Nudol missile and the third successful flight of a system Moscow has claimed is for use against enemy missiles, said officials …

Military

10 Things Husbands Can Do Better In 2017, According To Ex-Husbands

Buy her roses every once in a while.<p>If experience is the greatest teacher, there is no one better to suited to offer advice to men on staying married than guys who’ve experienced divorce.<p>We asked divorced men to share the the resolutions they think married guys should make in 2017. See what they …

Is marijuana legalization in California the beginning of the end of the war on weed?

The door to legalized<p>marijuanain California cracked ajar in 1996, when voters approved the Compassionate Use Act, which allowed doctors to recommend cannabis to their patients.<p>In November, the door flew open as voters approved Proposition 64 by a wide margin, a measure that legalizes marijuana for …

Cannabis

A Mind Bending 3D Optical Illusion Wall Art Made Using One Sheet of Paper

Seattle visual designer Taras Lesko of VisualSpicer has created <i>Infinity</i>, mind bending 3D optical illusion wall art made using one sheet of paper. It …

Cool Stuff

The future of sex toys: This vibrator syncs with erotic audio books

Taking a good book to bed used to mean a nice relaxing activity to help you drop off. But now instead of helping you get to sleep, a new audiobook …

Deadliest drug found in Australia

ONE OF the world’s deadliest drugs — commonly used to sedate giant animals like elephants — has been detected in Australia for the first time.

Australia

The Perfect Penis (and Brain) Size for Sex, According To Women

Ladies want different sizes for different occasions. Really.<p>A new study from the University of California and the University of New Mexico decided to …

I'm Selfish in Bed and I Don't Feel Like Apologizing For It

"Does it ever seem to you like our sex life is a little uneven?" I asked my boyfriend one Saturday night.<p>"I don't care," he responded. "I love it."<p>"Well, if you love it and I love it, I guess we're good."<p>It had been weighing on me for a while, this fear that I was selfish in bed. I'd slammed guys …

How to Be More Attractive to Your Partner, According to a Relationship Expert

Feeling attractive and desired in your relationship is at the bedrock of marital satisfaction, and according to Jill Weber, a relationship expert, …

Women Who Have Had A Threesome Reveal Their Feelings While Sharing Some Steamy Experiences

<b>Lucy, 28</b>: "It was one guy and two girls. They were a married couple, and I was best friends with them both. We had talked about it happening several …

Relationships

How the feds are fueling America’s opioid disaster

Federal policy is unquestionably making the nation’s opioid problem worse — while also inflicting collateral damage on Americans in genuine need of …

How a smartphone backdoor can be used to spy on absolutely everything you do

You’ll have no idea that someone out there is spying on you if it happens, especially if it’s one of several government agencies that have …

Loneliness

What would happen if a nuclear weapon was detonated in your nearest city? Find out with this online tool

If you feel your life is lacking a little in pointless anxiety this festive season, here's a fun online tool that lets you find out how much damage would occur if a nuclear bomb exploded in your neighbourhood.<p>NUKEMAP was created by Alex Wellerstein, a historian of science at the Stevens Institute …

War

Is North Korea's Nuclear Missile Sub Ready to Set Sail?

Satellite photographs indicate the submarine is almost ready for its first patrol.<p>North Korea's nuclear ballistic missile submarine may be prepared to head out to sea. The deployment of the submarine would make the country's nuclear weapons more difficult to track while theoretically extending …

North Korea

What is the point of a female orgasm?

The mystery of the female orgasm is far greater than frustrated women and their fumbling partners would like to believe. A paper recently published in Socioaffective Neuroscience and Psychology argues that it exists as a way for men to leverage control over their partners. This is far from the …

Psychology

Pregnancy actually re-wires your brain

The structure changes could help with mom-baby bonding<p>Becoming a parent is a life-altering experience. It's also a mind-altering experience, according to new research—literally. Brain scans of new moms showed that the areas involved in processing social information got re-wired after their first …

Marijuana secondhand smoke could have serious adverse effects on children: study

It turns out that despite a perception among some that exposure to secondhand pot smoke is safer than similar exposure to cigarette smoke, some …