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The world's first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and it's not from Apple

Forget the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8.<p>RED, the company that makes professional digital cameras for shooting Hollywood movies, is making a …

Mobile Technology

Trump asks for apology over Russia probes

President Donald Trump on Monday asked for an apology over the investigations into Russia's election meddling and possible collusion with his 2016 campaign because those probes, which are ongoing, have not publicly turned up any proof of coordination between Trump associates and the Russian …

Donald Trump

Birdist Rule #110: Use Weather Forecasts to Predict When Migrating Birds Will Arrive

I hope, dear reader, that you’ve had a great spring migration so far. Depending on where you live, the second week in May is generally either right …

US adds Saudi ISIS leader to terror list

A leader of ISIS' affiliate in Saudi Arabia was designated as a terrorist on Thursday, according to the State Department.<p>Mubarak Mohammad A Alotaibi, a 31-year-old Saudi citizen, was added as a "Specially Designated Global Terrorist" (SDGT), which imposes sanctions on foreigners determined to have …

North Korea

How Not To Regret Missing A Life Outside Of Work

People in their 20s and 30s often think that they have quite a lot of time left. Getting healthier? Traveling around the world? Let me do it later, …

The Hamburger Icon. To Kill or Not to Kill?

Extra Action<p>Apart from the design of the icon itself, the approach to using a hamburger icon is also problematic. The hamburger icon adds an <i>extra</i> …

UI Design
Republicans

4 apps for couples you and your partner need to try right now

Technology has become a huge way for people to meet each other, and the majority of singles say they've joined a dating app at some point. But what about apps for couples? Where does technology fit in for those of us already in relationships? As it turns out, there are plenty of options for us …

Apps

Hungary: Lawmakers prepare law targeting Soros-backed groups

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Lawmakers from Hungary's governing Fidesz party will likely submit a new law regulating non-governmental organizations within two weeks, a party spokesman said Wednesday.<p>The law that would require "agent organizations" seeking to influence Hungarian politics to reveal the …

Council of Europe

Wikileaks unleashes 'Vault 7' series, the largest ever leak on the CIA

Wikileaks has released a massive stash of confidential documents in what could be the biggest ever leak involving the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).<p>The leak marks the very first installment of the Wikileaks’ latest series code-named <i>Vault 7</i> in which the whistleblowing platform focuses on the …

Welcome to Diversity Debt: The Crisis That Could Sink Uber

“Some people don’t like to take responsibility for their own shit. They blame everything in their life on somebody else. Good luck!” — Uber CEO …

The Workplace
Donald Trump

Russia's Election Interference: Cummings Wants 9/11 Commission-Style Probe

The creation of a 9/11-style commission to investigate Russian interference in the presidential election has won bipartisan support, according to a senior Democratic lawmaker.<p>In an interview with MSNBC’s Chris Hayes, Rep. Elijah Cummings said that such a committee was necessary “to really get into …

Donald Trump

17 People Tell Us How They Knew Their Partner Was The One

OK, so love really does exist.<p>1. I had an ex that would never let me get guacamole on my Chipotle burrito bowl when he was paying, because it “cost extra”. I would even offer the extra money and he would lecture me on why I didn’t need it. When my now husband treated me to Chipotle the first time …

Trump nominates Carson to lead U.S. housing, urban policy

President-elect Donald Trump has nominated retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to run the Department of Housing and Urban Development, an unconventional choice that underscores Trump’s willingness to forgo traditional policy expertise in some Cabinet positions to surround himself with allies.<p>Carson — …

Donald Trump