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12 paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time

Do yourself a favor — uninstall all of your banking apps until after Christmas is over. Seriously, you don’t want to look at those account balances …

Here's What's Really in Your Sushi and 13 Other Foods You Eat Every Day

Is nothing sacred?<p>With all of the organic and natural options at the grocery store these days, you probably assume you know what's going in your cart. But guess what? It's pretty much a guarantee that something you're buying isn't what you think it is, according to the new book <i>Real Food/Fake Food:</i> …

Plain Text vs. HTML Emails - FixMyPages.com - Web Page Repair

More Megabytes<p>HTML email bogs down email. HTML email takes longer to download and takes up more disk space. HTML is meant for web pages - not …

Neuroscientists say multitasking literally drains the energy reserves of your brain

Does your morning routine consist of checking emails, browsing Facebook, downing coffee, heading to the train while Googling one last idea, checking notifications, more coffee, and going through your work email? The myriad activities crammed into your morning, and the constant switching between …

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Iran's e-commerce industry is booming

First, the introduction of an easily accessible 3G network in Iran has quickly accelerated widespread penetration of the internet. Allowing high-speed internet connectivity has in itself been a highly politicized decision, with clerics and political hard-liners opposed to the purported immorality …

Yes, the jet-powered hoverboard is real, and yes, the creator has crashed it

Jet fuel can melt steely skepticism<p>One of the most talked about things this week was a strange video of a man who appeared to have a real life jet-powered hoverboard. The video was published by Zapata Racing, which has made water-powered versions of these flying machines for a few years now. The …

SpaceX Rocket Successfully Lands After Launching Satellites

Commercial spaceflight company SpaceX launched a rocket with a group of communications satellites into orbit. But it was the landing that received most of the attention and made history.<p>The Falcon 9 rocket, which lifted off Monday evening in Florida, was carrying 11 small satellites for …

Apple hits out at British plans to extend online surveillance

LONDON (Reuters) - Apple has warned that a British plan to give intelligence agencies extra online surveillance powers could weaken the security of personal data for millions of people and paralyse the tech sector.<p>An Apple logo is seen inside the Apple Store in Palo Alto, California November 13, …

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