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Mozilla Makes Private Browsing More Private In Firefox, Adds Tracking Protection

Mozilla is testing a new private browsing mode in Firefox that doesn’t just keep no trace of your<p>pornbrowsing habits on your machine but that also blocks online services that could track you while you’re surfing the web.<p>That’s not unlike what plug-ins like Ghostery and the EFF’s Privacy Badger can …

Self-driving cars will be safer than us. How long until human drivers are banned?

My prediction is that in fewer than 15 years, we will be debating whether human beings should be allowed to drive on highways.<p>After all, we are prone to road rage; rush headlong into traffic jams; break rules; get distracted; and crash into each other. That is why our automobiles need tank-like …

'Slender Man' Internet Meme Inspires Two 12-Year-Olds To Attempt Murder

Two 12-year-old girls from Waukesha, Wis. were charged as adults Monday for the attempted first-degree intentional homicide of another 12-year-old. …

Preteen Girls Claim Slender Man Drove Them To Murder

The Slender Man myth has jumped out of the computer screen and into the courtroom in one of the strangest, and most ridiculous, attempted murder …

Slender Man Creator "Deeply Saddened" By Stabbing

Eric Knudsen, the creator of fictional horror character Slender Man, has issued a public statement in response to the tragic stabbing in Wisconsin …

Slender Man Is Real

In light of the recent events involving the stabbing of a young girl by two of her peers, I would like to tell you all that Slender Man is real, but …

Lionel Messi Sharing Room with Sergio Aguero as Argentina List Room Arrangements

Argentina's sleeping arrangements for the 2014 World Cup have surfaced on Twitter, and it shows that Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero will be room-mates during the tournament.<p>Many of the team will be earning more than £100,000 a week while playing for their clubs, but that doesn't mean they don't …

Samsung reportedly planning to release folding tablet in early 2015

For years now we’ve been hearing about flexible, bendable and foldable displays. We have been told that these types of displays have the potential to open up the door to new form factors, and there have been all sorts of demos showing displays that twist, bend and turn to extremely tight radii. And …

Don't freak out. Here's why Apple's stock is below $100

It's OK. Apple's stock hasn't tanked overnight.<p>Shares of the Cupertino, Calif., company on Monday started trading for the first time after a 7-for-1 stock split. That means the stock recently traded at $92.96 instead of at over $600 like it had been in the past couple weeks. Shares closed Friday, …

After Apple's Stock Split, Price To Watch Is Now $100

What a difference a month and a half makes.<p>In April, Apple announced it would undergo a 7-to-1 stock split that would bring its share price down from the stratosphere. But that’s not all that’s changed. On Monday, after the price dropped 85% in the split, Apple shares are not only more accessible …

See iOS 8’s Time Lapse Camera Mode in Action on an iPhone 5s (Video)

- Jun 9, 2014<p>One of the features in iOS 8 is the new built-in time lapse camera mode. The new feature will allow users to create some very cool …

Tesla Wants To Open Its Supercharger Standard To Other Electric Car Makers

Elon Musk is willing to share the technology behind his Tesla Superchargers, the fast-charging plug-in stations for his company’s electric cars, the CEO revealed at the UK launch of the Model S this past weekend (via Engadget).<p>Musk said he’d be willing to open up the designs in order to build a …

Wendy Morrell on eagle in room: 'I saw a huge black bird'

Retired teacher Wendy Morrell has described the moment a "huge black bird" swooped into her living room as she watched the French Open.<p>She said that it narrowly missed her friend Karen's head before coming to rest on a wardrobe at her home in Poole.<p>She called the police who referred her to Wessex …

New lock screen bypass discovered in iOS 7, allows access in 5 seconds under certain circumstances (Update: Resolved)

<b>Update 6/30:</b> It appears iOS 7.1.2 has resolved the issue: <i>A state management issue existed in the handling of the telephony state while in Airplane Mode. This issue was addressed through improved state management while in Airplane Mode.</i><p>A new lock screen bypass has been discovered in iOS 7 that …

Venezuelan Prostitutes Are Making A Killing By Doubling As Currency Traders

That, of course, has produced unintended results and consequences for society. One of those, Bloomberg's Anatoly Kurmanaev reports, is that prostitutes and other people with access to dollars are doubling as currency traders.<p>Prostitutes get their greenbacks from sailors carrying them into the …

Don't Freak Out: Apple Stock Is Trading Below $100

For the first time in more than seven years, Apple's share price is trading in the double digits.<p>Apple's 7-for-1 stock split officially goes into …

Elon Musk Has Been Thinking About Making A Flying Car AND A Submarine Car

"I've thought about it quite a lot...We could definitely make a flying car - but that's not the hard part," Musk told The Independent in an interview this weekend. "The hard part is, how do you make a flying car that's super safe and quiet? Because if it's a howler, you're going to make people very …