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How I plan to own a home by age 31

Some say buying a home is a means to financial stability, an investment in your future, the centerpiece of the American dream. But for me, I simply want a place to call my own.<p>I've moved five times in six years. I've lived in a basement apartment, a house with three roommates and a duplex I had to …

Lenovo working on a live-stream, 360-degree VR camera

Lenovo is making more VR-related products than simply the Tango phone. One of them is a live-streaming, 360-degree camera.<p>The camera had been expected to be unveiled at Lenovo Tech World 16 in San Francisco this week, but it wasn't. However, a Lenovo executive discussed its efforts with VR-focused …

Obama, justices pay respects to Scalia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, the U.S. Supreme Court’s eight remaining members, former law clerks and thousands of ordinary Americans paid respects to the late Justice Antonin Scalia on Friday as his body lay in repose in the stately, white-marble courthouse.<p>The president and first …

Michelle Obama

Finding The Most Lucrative Technology Jobs In 2016

• Big Data Engineers ($183K), Mobile Applications Developers ($175,750) and Data Security Analysts ($160k) are predicted to be the highest paid IT-related jobs in 2016.<br>• Big Data Engineers and data scientists will see salaries increase 8.9% in 2016.<br>• Tech skills in the most demand include Python, Ruby on …

Oklahoma private university makes Fitbits mandatory

A Christian university in Tulsa, Oklahoma has made wearing Fitbits required of all students at all hours. They’re calling this part of their “whole person education” approach, and students’ fitness statistics will even be collected across holidays like spring break.<p>Oral Roberts University has been …

Here are the powerful Mexican drug cartels that operate in the US

Virtually the entire US illicit-drug market is controlled by seven Mexican cartels, according to the US Drug Enforcement Administration's 2015 National Drug Threat Assessment Summary.<p>The DEA report notes that there are no organizations at this time with the infrastructure and power to challenge …

Gulf Cartel

Android 6.0.1 arriving on Nexus devices today, includes new emoji

We already knew that a ton of new emoji were slated to hit Android devices sometime soon, thanks to a recent tweet from Hiroshi Lockheimer, Senior VP of Android, Chrome OS, and Chromecast at Google. As it turns out, the new emoji are arriving on Nexus devices starting today, as part of the update …

Android News

Argentina's presidential hopeful promises better relations with Britain over the Falklands

Exclusive: Mauricio Macri will not appoint a 'Falklands Minister' if elected and will work to defrost Argentina's relations with Britain, his foreign policy chief tells The Telegraph<p>Argentina will take a less aggressive stance over the Falklands if centre-Right presidential hopeful Mauricio Macri …

Pentagon: Afghan Forces Asked For Airstrike on Hospital

American forces were not under direct fire when local Afghan forces asked for air support just prior to the U.S. bombardment of an Afghan hospital that killed at least 22 people, the coalition's top commander in Afghanistan said Monday.<p>The Pentagon had previously said U.S. troops were under direct …

Boris Johnson accuses Uber of 'systematically breaking the law'

Pressure on taxi app increases ahead of court hearing after London mayor says its technology dodges the law by mimicking the act of hailing a cab<p>Uber is coming under increasing pressure after Boris Johnson accused the taxi-hailing app of systematically breaking the law.<p>In his weekly column for the …

Egypt cabinet resigns in wake of corruption scandal

The announcement comes almost one week after the authorities arrested Egypt's agriculture minister over corruption allegations<p>Egypt’s prime minister has submitted his cabinet’s resignation amid a corruption scandal that threatens to tarnish the reputation of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s …

ICYMI: Coral protector bot, non-ugly wearable glasses and more!

Canadian police appeal to Ashley Madison hackers to help in possibly-related 'suicide' investigations

Toronto police on Monday reportedly received news of two suicides related to the hacking of cheating website Ashley Madison.<p>Police revealed the news at a press conference in Toronto, the BBC reports, but did not give additional information on the deaths.<p>Last month, the website suffered what local …

Here’s Samsung’s Answer To The Apple Watch

Last week, Samsung held a big conference in New York. While many anticipated the announcements of the Galaxy Note 5 and the Galaxy S6 Edge+, the company also teased a new upcoming device — the Samsung Gear S2. This new smartwatch looks nothing like the Samsung Gear S. It’s a smaller, more …

White officer pepper-sprays crowd at Black Lives Matter summit in Cleveland

A transit police officer has pepper-sprayed a crowd in Cleveland protesting the arrest of a 14-year-old at a Black Lives Matter conference inspired by police brutality.<p>The incident occurred near Cleveland State University in the city’s downtown where the first Black Lives Matter conference was …

(Update: Google apologizes, removes it) Oh no, they didn’t! A giant Android pees on Apple in Google Maps

<b>Update:</b> Google has issued a statement to <i>The Washington Post</i>, apologizing for the now-removed image of a bugdroid peeing on an Apple logo in Google Maps. Google spokesperson Mara Harris says:<p>We’re sorry for this inappropriate user-created content; we’re working to remove it quickly. We also learn …

Google Maps

World’s Largest Tree Of Life Visualizes 50,000 Species Over Time

The circle of life meets family tree.<p>Biologists love a good family tree. Mapping the relations between species since the beginning of time is an important aspect of researching the history of evolution. However, classifying and visualizing the links between the millions of species of fauna in the …

111-year-old Japanese retired educator who enjoys poetry recognized as the world’s oldest man

A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man.<p>Sakari Momoi received a certificate from Guinness World Records on Wednesday. He succeeds Alexander Imich of New York, who died in June at the age of 111 years, 164 days.<p>The world's …