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Meg Whitman: Uber's CEO will not be me

Stop with the rumours. The next person to head Uber "will not be Meg Whitman," says the lady herself.<p>In response to speculations that she's one of several candidates shortlisted to take over the reins at Uber, Whitman posted a three-part tweet on Thursday to dispel the rumours, saying they have …

IT

'Game of Thrones' Season 7 to Have Show's Longest-Ever Episodes

“We have two episodes over 60 minutes this year,” showrunner Dan Weiss says<p>“Game of Thrones” Season 7 will see of the show’s longest episodes ever, …

TV Series

13 habits science shows will help you fall asleep faster and sleep better

But not sleeping, in addition to making you less efficient and more stressed, is terrible for your health.<p>Americans currently average 6.8 hours of sleep per night, down an hour from 1942. Four in 10 Americans don't even get the minimum of seven hours of sleep doctors recommend. That's a public …

Watch Madonna Talk Sexism, Misogyny in Powerful Women in Music Speech

Madonna delivered a powerful, brutally honest speech at the Billboard Women in Music event Friday where the singer talked about sexism, feminism and …

Feminism

Japan is Aiming to Build the Fastest Supercomputer in the World

Beating the Fastest<p>In the the world of computing, speed is king. Companies and countries spend millions of dollars just to achieve the distinction …

Supercomputers

Researchers Dig Into Boston's Mysterious 'Tsunami of Molasses'

In 1919, a holding tank filled with 2.3 million gallons of molasses ruptured and sent an enormous wave of goop through the streets of Boston. It …

Weather

Graphene's Infusion in Textiles is the Future of Wearable Electronics

A Better Fit<p>Smart clothes are a highly promising field of development, where everything from health monitors to LED displays are integrated into …

Wearable Tech

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health

How complaining rewires your brain for negativity

Research shows that most people complain once a minute during a typical conversation. Complaining is tempting because it feels good, but like many other things that are enjoyable -- such as smoking or eating a pound of bacon for breakfast -- complaining isn't good for you.<p>Your brain loves …

Vegetable compounds found to improve cognition in old age

Carotenoids are pigments synthesized by plants that give vegetables their yellow, orange, and red colors. Their antioxidant properties, as well as …

Woman Dragged Behind Car With Rope Around Her Neck in Hamelin, Germany

MAINZ, Germany — A woman suffered serious injuries after she was dragged through the streets of a German town behind a car with a rope tied around her neck, police said Monday.<p>The 28-year-old, who has not been identified, was found on a sidewalk in Hamelin on Sunday, according to a statement issued …

Suspect got married after San Antonio cop's killing

<b>(CNN) —</b> Just one day after he is alleged to have killed a San Antonio police officer, and hours before he was arrested, Otis Tyrone McKane got married.<p>Documents obtained by CNN show that McKane was married Monday, a day after San Antonio police Detective Benjamin Marconi was shot dead.<p>McKane, 31, …

Google's ad-tracking just got more intrusive. Here's how to opt out

Google now has the option to combine everything it knows about you from its Gmail, YouTube and other applications - including personally identifiable …

Privacy

The internet apocalypse map hides the major vulnerability that created it

Where’s the infrastructure?<p>During Friday’s massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on DNS service provider Dyn, one might be forgiven for mistaking the maps of network outages for images of some post-apocalyptic nuclear fallout. Screenshots from sites like downdetector.com showed …

Customer Service

things you do that people use to judge your personality

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider<p>From the moment two people meet, they're sizing each other up, looking for signs of qualities like honesty, intelligence, and altruism.<p>Whether it's a date or a job interview, the small stuff matters — from the firmness of your handshake to how often you check your …

Who to Blame for the Attack on the Internet

<i>A version of this post originally appeared in the Cyber Saturday edition of Data Sheet,</i> Fortune<i>’s</i> <i>daily tech newsletter.</i><p>Our worst hacking fears came …

Meet The Scientists Who May Have Found The Cure For Drug Addiction

Researchers are closer than ever before to finding a cure for dependence on stimulants like methamphetamine and cocaine. But will big pharma and the FDA stand in the way?