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Minecraft helps kids with autism build richer lives

Two hours north of Sydney, the kids of 3-6 Rainbow, a class in Aspect Hunter school combining grades 3-6, are playing Minecraft. The students are bright, bubbly and talkative -- pretty much what you'd expect from any group of kids ages 8 to 11.<p>But this class is a little different. It's run for …

Autism

APNewsBreak: South Korea pulls plug on child monitoring app

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The most widely used child surveillance app in South Korea has been pulled from the market after security specialists …

Police to be granted powers to view your internet history

Home Secretary Theresa May expected to announce plans to give security services powers to view web browsing history of everyone in the country<p>Police are to get the power to view the web browsing history of everyone in the country.<p>Home Secretary Theresa May will announce the plans when she …

Surveillance

Google is preparing for a major change to Android

Chrome OS is based on the Chrome browser and is designed to run apps and everything else in the web browser with very few traditional desktop functions. Android is Google's mobile operating system for smartphones and tablets, but it has recently made its way to streaming TV boxes, smartwatches, and …

10 of the most stunning images in the running for National Geographic's Photo Contest

The committee will be accepting entries until November 16. Photos are being judged in three different categories: people, places, and nature.<p>The grand-prize-winning image will be published in the magazine. The photographer will receive $10,000 and a trip to the National Geographic headquarters in …

The 71 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Travel apps<p><b>49. Airbnb</b> (free)<p><i>Cut out the hotel …

Slow Cooker Asian-Style Chicken Thighs Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1In the crock of a slow cooker, stir together the tamari or soy sauce, chicken broth, brown sugar, orange zest, star anise, cinnamon, and ginger. Add …

Make an Enormous Salami and Provolone Hot Pocket in 20 Minutes

Everyone knows there is a direct correlation between food and popularity in college.<p>This stuffed bread is a game day staple created by my mother while she was in college in Albany, New York. Her dorm room was the go-to on game day because of this wonderful bread creation. To this day, 25 years …

Salami

Teen hacker says he cracked CIA head's personal email: media

If true, the story will be a major embarrassment for Brennan and the Central Intelligence Agency, coming after months of intense national scrutiny of Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email server when she was secretary of state.<p>The Post said a hacker, describing himself as an American high …

Ancient crystal suggests life on Earth appeared 4.1 billion years ago

New research suggests life appeared on the planet around 300 million years earlier than previously thought<p>An ancient zircon crystal unearthed in Western Australia may hold evidence that life appeared on the planet 4.1 billion years ago, or about 300 million years earlier than previously thought, …

Google Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P review roundup: impressive Android flagships

Google’s latest flagship Android smartphones, the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, have been met with a warm welcome from early reviewers as they go on sale to the general public.<p>The handsets, made by LG and Huawei respectively, were announced in late September. They are leading the rollout of the latest …

Phones

Google Maps for Android displays quick stops along your route

Google Maps' upcoming update for Android devices adds a really handy feature that sounds especially useful during grueling road trips. <i>Android Police</i> got its hands on a copy of the app's new version, which now shows quick stops along your current route, so long as it's in Navigation mode. It already …

Google Maps

The real story behind China’s alleged conquest of African farmland

The year is 2006. Deep in the African bush, drums beat while dancing women lead a delegation of Chinese officials to a set of soft armchairs lined in rows inside a large tent. Outside, a brass band strikes up the national anthem of Mozambique as newly elected President Guebuza steps up to a …

Kremlin officials admit Russia initially lied about its aims in Syria

And Russian officials have admitted that Moscow's intervention in Syria is focused on bolstering Syrian President Bashar al-Assad with the end goal of giving the outside world a choice between Assad or ISIS, Bloomberg Business reports.<p>Moscow's intervention, which has consisted of significant arms …

Tim Cook: New Apple TV will reach your doorstep next week

Speaking at the second annual WSJD Live conference on Monday, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that the fourth-generation Apple TV will be available next week.<p>Orders will start on October 26 and will begin shipping later in the week.<p>Cook said that the TV user experience with channels is in another decade …