Patricia Skinner

50 Flips | 12 Magazines | 20 Likes | 32 Following | 22 Followers | @PatriciaSki2015 | Writer, Search Marketer, truth lover, truth seeker, listener, reader, co-founder of Middle East Solutions

Your Fingerprints Are About to Reveal a Lot More About You

A new technology will allow authorities to tell whether you used drugs recently, if you're a smoker, even what sex you are—all from your fingerprints.<p>In 2010, a North Carolina woman was found on the side of a roadway, brutally murdered. At first the Guilford County Sheriff's Department had no …

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Ecocapsule Provides A Hub Away From Home

The next step in high-tech glamping<p>An Airstream offers retro appeal, but it can’t compare to the sustainable, high-tech glamping you could do in an Ecocapsule. Developed by Slovakian firm Nice Architects, the portable living space runs on sun, wind, and rain alone. Throw in a cache of canned food, …

Apple applies for patent for fuel cell system that could power a MacBook “for days or even weeks”

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has today published a patent application from Apple for a fuel cell system designed to allow a MacBook to operate without external power “for days or even weeks.” The patent was published shortly after a British company rumored to be working with Apple managed …

KeyRaider Malware Responsible For Possibly Largest Known Apple Account Theft To Date, Affecting 225,000 Users

Jailbreaking your iPhone has its downsides. In what’s being called the “largest known Apple account theft caused by malware,” security specialists Palo Alto Networks on Sunday released a report detailing a new form of iOS malware it’s calling “KeyRaider,” which is responsible for stealing the …

New Art Exhibit Will Let You See The Wireless Signals All Around You

They're everywhere<p>The beauty of wireless communication is that it is wire-less. There are no visible, bulky cables tethering us to screens or phones. But just because something is invisible, doesn't mean it isn't there.<p>Now, Dutch artist and information designer Richard Vijgen has announced a new …

Cyborgs, third ears and body hacking: How the future of technology is inside us

Science fiction is full of stories in which the machines take over and humans are left subservient to their own creations, but according to some …

Next-Gen Cybersecurity Is All About Behavior Recognition

In the wake of devastating personal information leaks, like Target’s back in 2014 affecting more than 70 million customers and the more recent Ashley Madison data breach, concerns over cybersecurity are at an all-time high.<p>Financial advisers overwhelmingly cite cybersecurity as their number-one …

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Chestnut leaves yield extract that disarms deadly staph bacteria

Leaves of the European chestnut tree contain ingredients with the power to disarm dangerous staph bacteria without boosting its drug resistance, …

The Frequency of Healing: How To Raise Your Vibration to 528Hz

Everything in this Universe, including you is vibrating at a frequency. This is because you and everything around you is energy.<p>Advertisement<p>The …

Chinese authorities investigate mass fish death near Tianjin explosion site

Photographs show thousands of dead fish floating in river only a few kilometres from scene of deadly explosion<p>Chinese authorities have denied that the deaths of thousands of fish near the scene of a catastrophic industrial disaster are linked to last week’s chemical explosions in Tianjin which …

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Lead Developer Of HPV Vaccines Comes Clean, Warns Parents & Young Girls It’s All A Giant Deadly Scam

Dr. Diane Harper was a leading expert responsible for the Phase II and Phase III safety and effectiveness studies which secured the approval of the …

The Endorphin Effect and How to Induce It

I’ve recently facilitated a series of workshops on mindfulness and spirituality at a drug and alcohol rehab clinic. The most popular workshop by far …

How to make Siri fetch your photos in iOS 9

I wanted to find photos from my vacation a couple of weeks ago, so I figured I’d try out Siri’s new iOS 9 functionality.<p>“Siri,” I said, “show me photos from Hawaii.”<p>Dutifully, Apple’s updated digital assistant pulled up photos from my trip to Oahu a couple of years ago. They’re lovely, but I wanted …

Kaspersky Antivirus accused of creating fake malware for over 10 years

Here’s a crazy report: Kaspersky Lab, makers of a popular antivirus service, might have created fake malware for over ten years to harm its competitors. The software was benign, but Kaspersky fooled other antivirus software into marking it as infected.<p>Two ex-employees told Reuters that the …

Molecular scientists unexpectedly produce new type of glass

When Prof. Juan de Pablo and his collaborators set about to explain unusual peaks in what should have been featureless optical data, they thought …

Soul Electronics' new sport headphones double as a walkie talkie

App-based personal trainers are great, but they usually lack the yelling abilities of a real live human. Soul Electronics has a solution for that, and it allows you to keep your headphones on. The company is leveraging Kickstarter for its Combat+ Sync wireless headphones that not only keep you from …

Y Combinator, Tim Cook Back Nebia, A Shower That Uses 70% Less Water

As a health spa owner in Mexico City, Carlos Gomez Andonaegui often fretted about the cost of water. Mexico’s capital city, with more than 20 million people in the metropolitan region, sits at an altitude of more than 7,000 feet in the heart of the country where it is near no major natural water …

Scorching 'heat dome' over Middle East makes it feel like 162F in Iran

Iran is enduring a "heat index" of nearly 72C while Iraq has called a public holiday due to the sweltering temperatures<p>Iran is buckling under the pressure of a massive heatwave passing across the Middle East, with temperatures feeling like more than 70C.<p>Scorching heat levels of 50C have already …

Google+ Is Toast, Burnt Toast: YouTube & Google+ Are Breaking Up

Wow. Yet another shovel has arrived to dig Google+ an even deeper grave…<p>Just last week I wrote about the long-awaited departure of Google+ photos, …

Iran's #PersianGulf city of Bandar #Mahshahr approached the hottest day on world record on Thursday. (67.8 Celsius!) http://t.co/NcEhLfWV9H

The Windows 10 privacy issues you should know about

Windows 10 has just arrived and there’s a new Privacy Policy and Service Agreement from Microsoft coming swiftly in its wake.<p>The new policies take effect on 1 August and there are a few unsettling things nestling in there that you should be thinking about if you’re using the company’s services and …