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Ben Carson wants to raise rents on public housing tenants by 300%+, attacking elderly, people with disabilities and working poor

Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary Ben Carson has asked for Congress's approval to hike rents on people living in federally subsidized housing, with …

MIT’s Amazing New App Lets You Program Any Object

The Reality Editor is a Minority Report style AR app that makes programming your smart home as easy as connecting the dots.<p>The end goal of the Internet of Things is to make every object in your life programmable. But our smart objects are still pretty dumb. They don’t talk to each other, and most …

Tea Party and Trump Supporters Can't Accept People Like Jorge Ramos and Barack Obama as Americans

Let's start with the obvious. Given that the candidate himself has characterized Mexican immigrants as criminals and rapists, we can't be surprised that one of his partisans told Jorge Ramos, the most influential Latino journalist there is, to "get out of my country." Ramos responded: "This is my …

Strong and secure Turing Phone going up for pre-order on July 31st

Turing Robotic Industries (TRI) announced their brand new Turing Phone last April. It promised superior security and a strong design that would be a perfect fit for the active businessman. Some loved it, some not so much, but one thing is for sure – it stroke the audience, causing an onslaught of …

Next up for Wal-Mart pay raises: department managers

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is raising starting wages for more than 100,000 U.S. department managers and workers in its deli and other specialized …

The CW’s incredibly ambitious Legends of Tomorrow is full of potential

<i>Legends of Tomorrow</i> is the latest DC Comics-inspired bit of television from The CBS/Warner Television Network (The CW) to get a preview trailer, with quite a lot of awesome packed into its four minutes.<p>You’ve got a girl with wings and a past-lives complex (Hawkgirl), a deceased assassin (White …

GoFundMe shuts down crowdfunding for anti-gay bakery

Refusing to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple has cost an Oregon bakery big bucks.<p>Sweet Cakes by Melissa shuttered its doors after a 2013 incident when the bakery's owners refused to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding, citing their religious beliefs. The lesbian couple responded by filing a …

Lesbian

'Woman on top' is most dangerous sex position, scientists conclude

It might have emancipated women from the drudgery of the 'Missionary Position', but it seems that men are paying a painful price for revolution in the bedroom.<p>"Woman on top" is the most dangerous sex position, according to a new scientific study.<p>Scientists have found that the position, dubbed …

15 programming languages you need to know in 2015

If you're a programmer, these are good times. Jobs in the segment are projected to grow 8% over the next seven years, according to the U.S. Bureau of …

Leaked NSA Documents Reveal How To Hide From The NSA

If you want a truly anonymous life, then maybe it's time you learned about Tor, CSpace and ZRTP.<p>These three technologies could help people hide their activities from the National Security Agency, according to NSA documents newly obtained from the archive of former contractor Edward Snowden by the …

The hacker war that may decide whether console gamers can play online Christmas Day (update)

Two groups of self-described hackers have been fighting for nearly a month over a threat to take down the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live on Christmas Day.<p>Lizard Squad (this new Twitter account was suspended as I wrote this story) announced in early December its plans to take down both online …

Will religion ever disappear?

Atheism is on the rise around the world, so does that mean spirituality will soon be a thing of the past? Rachel Nuwer discovers that the answer is far from simple.<p>A growing number of people, millions worldwide, say they believe that life definitively ends at death – that there is no God, no …

Religion

CyanogenMod 11.0 M6 Now Available To Download

Those of you patiently waiting for the release of the new CyanogenMod 11.0 M6 will be pleased to learn that it has now been made available to …

Star Wars Episode VII Cast Revealed

We have been hearing rumors over the last few months that Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford would be starring in the new Star Wars Episode …

Star Wars

How To Hack Hiring

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Vivek Ravisankar</i> <b></b><i>is the co-founder of Y Combinator alumnus and TechCrunch Disrupt battlefield company</i> <i>HackerRank</i> <i>— a platform for coding contests used by programmers to hone their skills and a</i> <i>tool</i> <i>for companies to streamline their own recruiting process.</i><p>Everyone knows there’s an arms race …