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These 25 Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Will Blow Your Mind

Science fiction has the power to transport us to other dimensions, expand the boundaries of our imaginations, and teach us very important lessons about being leaders and adapting to change. Once you've read through all the best sci-fi classics, you might be ready to cozy up on the couch with a …

Science Fiction

12 ways to hack-proof your smartphone

Protect your privacy, your data and your peace of mind with this guide to beating thieves, whether they’re online or on the street<p>As we’ve recently seen from leaked CIA documents, no one is immune to hacking attacks. Here’s how to protect yourself against them, whether they come from opportunist …

Security

This house was 3D printed in just 24 hours

This house was 3D printed in 24 hours. It was constructed by Apis Cor, a company that specializes in mobile 3D printing at the cost of only $10,000.

Apple Shifts its Stance on Third-Party iPhone Screen Repairs – They No Longer Automatically Void Warranty

- Feb 27, 2017<p>Apple has changed its position on third-party iPhone screen repairs, saying such a repair no longer automatically voids the device’s …

US border control was thrown into ‘confusion’ by Trump's Muslim ban, British government says

The US border control and immigration system was thrown into “confusion” by Donald Trump’s ‘Muslim ban’ executive order, the British government has …

Why I'm leaving Snapchat and so are all your friends

Snapchat is the darling of technology: for years, we've fawned over the company for being innovative, using daring interfaces and out of the ordinary tactics to get people to pay it.<p>Despite the fact that the app was always what some would consider "hostile" to new users, full of design …

How the hot startup that stole Apple's thunder wound up in Silicon Valley's graveyard

As struggling smartwatch maker Pebble discussed selling itself to Fitbit, a larger competitor in the wearable technology market, the chatter among the Pebble team was that they would continue working on their product under the wing of a new, more stable corporate parent.<p>Fitbit's co-founder James …

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Fitness

Five security settings in iOS 10 you should change immediately

These tweaks will lock down your iPhone or iPad to protect your privacy.<p>The latest version of Apple's mobile operating system comes with some privacy …

How to turn your iPhone’s Health app into an essential fitness dashboard

Despite its heart-shaped icon, Health is an unloved app. It tends to gets relegated to a junk folder, along with other un-deletable Apple cruft, like the Stocks app.<p>But when you get past its garish colors and clunky user interface, Apple’s Health app turns out to be genuinely useful — if you …

The perfect homemade maple nut granola

Diana Henry's granola, packed with nuts, seeds and dried fruit and baked in maple syrup is the perfect breakfast or brunch served with yoghurt<p>Duchy Originals oat and barley porridge makes a good base (£2.99 for 550g, from Waitrose), or use a mix of oat, wheat, rice flakes and barley flakes, and add …

When Stephen Fry met Jony Ive: the self-confessed tech geek talks to Apple's newly promoted chief design officer

In an exclusive interview - in which Ive's promotion is revealed for the first time - Stephen Fry meets Jony Ive, and his boss, Apple chief executive Tim Cook, to talk spaceships, design and Steve Jobs<p><b>Jony Ive promoted to new role of chief design officer</b>• <b><br>Ive will spend more time on design and</b> …

How-To: Decode Apple’s Tech Specs pages before buying a new Mac

Buying a Mac is designed to be easy. Apple has a handful of different models, each generally available in good, better, and best configurations. You’re supposed to start with the specific Mac model that fits your needs, pick a configuration that has the price and features you want, and walk away …

I've been wearing a smartwatch for 6 months and now I'm completely sold on them

Every time someone asked me how I thought "wearables" would do in the greater technology marketplace I would scoff. Of course they won't succeed! Who wants to be plugged in 24 hours a day, seven days a week? My phone is beeping all the time, and I wasn't interested in having my wrist constantly …

The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …