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US Voting Machine Supplier Leaks 1.8 Million Chicago Voter Records [Updated]

A leading US supplier of voting machines confirmed on Thursday that it exposed the personal information of more than 1.8 million Illinois …

Amazon Web Services

Biker Miraculously Survives a 250-Foot Plunge Off a Mountain Road

In addition to capturing moments of road rage, an action cam mounted on a motorcycle rider’s helmet can occasionally record a straight-up miracle, as …

Yellowstone Earthquake Swarm: Tremors Trigger Fears Of Supervolcano Eruption

Yellowstone National Park has been hit with over 1,500 earthquakes in the last two months. The swarm of tremors has rocked the area almost daily …

Geology

The quickest way to spot a lie - TODAY.com

Sure, you may think you’re pretty good at reading people. But can you really catch a smooth liar in action?<p>It’s possible, and body language is the crucial clue: <i>your</i> body language, that is. It turns out that you may actually be able to detect deception by paying attention to your own body’s …

Closed Captioning

This Borg Cube makes your computer irrelevant

You will be assimilated. Resistance is futile.<p>No, it's not the <i>only</i> glowing cube PC you can buy.<p>But it might be the only one that will attempt to absorb your humanity into its cybernetic collective mind. This is the Borg Cube, an officially licenced Star Trek computer with a rather distinct chassis. …

Computer Hardware

8 retirement rumors to ignore if you actually want to retire

<b>• Financial planner Jeff Rose says much of the retirement advice out there isn't useful.</b><p><b>• Rules of thumb and arbitrary goals aren't enough.</b><p><b>• You can't believe everything you hear, so to better prepare yourself for retirement, ignore these eight rumors.</b><p>As a financial planner who has been around for …

Retirement

Here's How Much One of Tesla's Amazing Solar Roofs Actually Costs

Tesla's price promises savings, but they won't come immediately.<p>The Tesla Solar Roof is here, and if company CEO Elon Musk has his way, there will be …

Solar Power

Betsy DeVos plans to slash public education funding, eliminate college loan forgiveness: report

The president plans on significantly reducing education spending in favor of DeVos’ school choice agenda<p>Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos may have needed the vote of Vice President Mike Pence to attain her current position, but if reported budget documents are to be believed, the narrowness by …

Education

What a creep! After leaking secrets, dodging sex charges and costing the UK £13m, Julian Assange marks end of rape probe by giving world a human rights lecture

• <b>Wikileaks founder Julian Assange made rare appearance on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London</b>• <b><br>It came hours after Sweden's Director of</b> …

Crime
Russia
Retirement

Be the Most Persuasive Person in the Room: 9 Things Highly Influential People Always Do, According to Science | Inc.com

Every successful person I know is extremely good at persuading other people. Not manipulating or pressuring, but genuinely <i>persuading</i>: Describing the logic and benefits of an idea to gain agreement.<p>When you think of it that way, everyone needs to harness the power of persuasion: to convince other …

Self-improvement

Bitcoin is busting out

Bitcoin rallied 3.7% on Tuesday as the Trump team exchanged barbs with German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the weakness of the euro, closing the day near $955 a coin. Tuesday's gains have carried over into Wednesday's session with the cryptocurrency up close to 1% near $972.<p>Bitcoin has had a wild …

Cryptocurrency

11 Signs That You Lack Emotional Intelligence

These are the behaviors that you want to eliminate from your repertoire.<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a …

Emotional Intelligence

MRI twice as likely as biopsy to spot prostate cancer, research shows

Finding could bring about change of practice in NHS with ‘potential to save many lives’, says charity<p>Every man with suspected prostate cancer should have an MRI scan, which is twice as likely to identify the presence of dangerous tumours as the invasive biopsy used currently, say doctors.<p>A major …

Cancer

How Rudeness Stops People from Working Together

Incivility can fracture a team, destroying collaboration, splintering members’ sense of psychological safety, and hampering team effectiveness. Belittling and demeaning comments, insults, backbiting, and other rude behavior can deflate confidence, sink trust, and erode helpfulness — even for those …

The Workplace

This Is How You Future-Proof Your Brain Against Increasing Distractions

Is it possible to train your brain to cope with an ever more fast-paced world? In some cases, more tech might save us from tech overload.<p>It’s no secret that technology advancements have affected our brains. With instant messages, push notifications, wearable technology, and many other tech-driven …

Brainwaves

Make a Wall Mounted Desk With a Secret Compartment Underneath

A desk is a great place to work, but it’s also a great place to hide stuff. Over on YouTube, DIY Creators put together a desk that mounts to a wall, …

Woodworking

How Dish is Winning by Cannibalizing Itself: AirTV, Dish-on-a-Stick, Native Alexa Voice

In this reporter’s view, Dish Network won CES 2017 by offering 1) the first native Alexa integration for TV services, 2) AirTV player with integrated …

How to Enjoy Dating While Honoring Christ As a Christian Single

The prize for meeting your ideal mate who shares your Christian beliefs and values is exhilarating and exceptional, but the Christian dating …

Relationships

Protect your phone from secret spyware

The smartphone has become one of the most important tools in millions of Americans’ lives. It tracks your movements, displays emails and text messages, and notifies you of every birthday and appointment. Every second, information floods your smartphone. Unless you switch them off, your apps work …

Spyware

What to eat before, during and after a workout

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have long known that what you eat before, during and after you exercise can make or break a workout and possibly affect your fitness results.<p>So what do nutritionists recommend to munch on? It turns out that quality carbohydrates are important pre-workout and lean proteins …

Nutrition

Why Did Obama Pander to the UN’s Stunning Anti-Israel Bias?

There are horrific injustices all over the world, including and especially in the Muslim world, but those are ignored by an institution obsessed with …

This Mobile Ultrasound Startup Is Reshaping A $6 Billion Healthcare Market

The ultrasound market is currently valued at $6 billion globally.<p>Contrary to popular perception, the use of ultrasounds for women’s health and pregnancy follow-ups represents less than 20% of their overall use for healthcare. For example, a diagnostic ultrasound is routinely used to diagnose a wide …

Medical Technology

10 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn't Know About Credit Scores

Credit scores are an important part of life for most U.S. adults. If you want to buy a house, finance a car, get a credit card, or rent an apartment, good credit makes it easier to do so. However, there are many things about credit scores that are not well understood, and here are 10 you may not be …

If Your Boss Could Do Your Job, You’re More Likely to Be Happy at Work

“People don’t quit bad jobs, they quit bad bosses,” according to an old saw. Our research suggests there’s truth behind this saying: bosses matter far more for employee job satisfaction than any other factor we measured. But what makes someone a great boss?<p>Studies of leaders often focus on their …

Employment