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Google is trying to stop you having to put in passwords

New open source project hopes to remove burden of remembering passwords and instantly log you into apps on Android, with plans to roll out across every platform<p>Google has taken the next big step forward in its war against the password – an open source system to instantly and securely log you into …

Information Systems

Why Niantic banned third party Pokémon Go apps

Many <i>Pokémon Go</i> players were saddened this week when an update prevented the use of unofficial tracking services. It also made it harder to catch …

Top 5 Signs You May Have Generalized Anxiety Disorder

1. Anxiety significantly interferes with your life<p>Experiencing anxiety is a normal part of being human that is related to survival and fear. However, …

Anxiety

12 Resources to Learn Linux

The reasons for downloading and working with Linux are numerous. It was originally targeted towards developers and coding enthusiasts, but since then …

They should have let Jason Bourne stay retired

“I remember everything.” That’s the first line of dialogue in <i>Jason Bourne</i>, spoken over a black screen by the title character, presumably for the …

3 great ways to build a website prototype

Each individual prototype, like each individual website, has its own styles, objectives, and strategies. What works well for a cloud CRM website might not work as well for an ecommerce business.<p>In this article we’ll explore three of the most common digital prototyping methods: presentation software …

Prototyping

PayPal Abused in Banking Trojan Distribution Campaign

<b>Cybercriminals are abusing stolen or newly created PayPal accounts to send spam emails that link to the Chthonic banking Trojan, Proofpoint</b> …

Paypal

16 Functions Your Dog Has Other Than Being Your BFF

Dogs. They’re good for so many things. Heck, they’re your pet, BFF, therapist, family member, and more…. all wrapped up in one unbelievably adorable …

The best free office software of 2018

Everyone needs reliable office software, and some of the very best suites are completely free – whatever operating system you use.<p>New Windows 10 PCs …

Hey, Listen! How to Be a Better Friend to Someone Who’s Depressed

One of the most common questions that we get at Take This is, “How can I help someone I care about?” Seeing a friend suffering is hard, and it’s made …

Exercises to Improve Critical Thinking Skills | Synonym

To improve your critical thinking skills, learn to ask questions.<p>The concept of critical thinking refers to the ability to reason, reflect and …

Critical Thinking

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: Smartphone Widely Expected To Feature Iris Scanner

Samsung’s next-generation phablet, dubbed the Galaxy Note 7, is widely expected to feature a new biometric security measure called the “iris …

Manage Your Own 401(k) or IRA, John Oliver Style | Investopedia

In a June 2016 episode of “Last Week Tonight,” host and satirist John Oliver spent about 20 minutes excoriating an entire class of professionals who …

Retirement

How To Make Yourself Work When You Don't Want To

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, only to go home and toil late into the night, frantically trying to finish what they …

As a mental health nurse, people don't realise I'm more soldier than nurse

They imagine me making up beds and giving out medication. They don’t see the steel behind my eyes<p>When I tell people I am a nurse working on an acute psychiatric ward they often say, “That must be hard”. They imagine something quite different from reality. They see me by the bedside of a crying …

Recent NASA discoveries are changing the way we think about our solar system

The Juno spacecraft, which arrived at Jupiter on July 4, is just one of many groundbreaking NASA missions to study the far reaches of our solar system. Other spacecraft have been deployed to study Pluto, Saturn, and even Ceres — a dwarf planet in the inner solar system. The information being …

Google updates Now on Tap with translation from any screen, Discover mode, barcode and QR code scanning

Google today updated Android’s Now on Tap feature with three new functions. Now on Tap can now translate text on any page, offers a built-in Discover mode, and allows you to learn more about products using barcodes and QR codes.<p>Only available in Android Marshmallow and above, Now on Tap is an …

Apps

Google nabs AI startup to help phones see better

French startup Moodstocks is the latest artificial intelligence company to be brought into the Google fold.<p>As computers around the world get smarter and more powerful, internet heavyweight Google is determined to stay ahead of the game.<p>The company said on Wednesday that it is buying a French …