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Scientists Can Now Establish Your Gender From a Fingerprint

Fingerprints may be unique, but without an existing record they can’t help identify a person. Now, though, researchers can use chemical analysis of …

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Most Complex Cash Register Malware Ever Is Out to Steal Your Money and ID

A new kind of point-of-sale malware, which uses multiple layers of obfuscation and encryption to cover its tracks, has been identified by security …

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Your LED bulbs may soon replace your WiFi routers

LiFi, a wireless technology used to transmit high speed data, was first invented in Scotland by scientist Harald Haas, who demonstrated that by …

Apple, Google, Facebook and Microsoft warn weaker encryption makes the bad guys stronger

In the wake of last week’s deadly terror attacks in Paris, prominent politicians and senior law-enforcement officials have said that western …

15 Ways to Motivate Yourself That Actually Work

We're experts at setting goals. Today we'll do 12 different things. And by the end of the month, we'll nail all those, plus one million more. Sounds …

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13 programming languages defining the future of coding

Faster, smarter programming, with fewer bugs. Those are the promises coming from the creators of the latest round of languages to capture the …

Parallelism

7 Habits of Highly Motivating Leaders | Inc.com

Motivating leaders are dynamic people who can flex their leadership style to match each person's needs. These leaders are often relationship builders. They are more interested in finding what motivates each employee to reach high levels of performance. Motivating leaders care about the whole person …

The Brilliant Failure Of Steve Jobs

<i>Steve Jobs</i>, which I've seen three times now, is a curious and entertaining film. Until recently seen as a top Oscar favorite, it's also proved to be a shocking box office bomb, falling away to virtually nothing just now after only its third weekend in general release.<p>In some respects, an …

Time is Money! 10 Time Management Tips From Highly Successful People

Are you struggling with time management? People often use the term “time management” when discussing productivity. Yet, is this phrasing correct? Are …

14 things successful people do before breakfast

Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside their first hours of the day to invest in their top-priority activities before other people's priorities come rushing in.<p>Science supports this strategy. Vanderkam …

6 Habits Of People Who Accomplish Everything On Their To-Do Lists

Does your to-do list take days to complete? Some people have figured out the secrets to getting everything done on time.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Few things are quite as fulfilling as scratching that …

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5 Brilliant TED Talks That Will Boost Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Emotional intelligence is more than a hot topic or trending hashtag. The term describes an extremely important concept: a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand the powerful effect of these emotions, and to use that information to guide thinking and …

Emotional Intelligence

Are public clouds really safer than private data centers?

You can’t blame companies with huge technology budgets for being conscious of computer security. Today, everything seems to be Internet-connected—and …

The new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablet is so hot, Berkshire Hathaway already bought a whole bunch

Not so with the Surface Pro 4, Microsoft's upcoming laptop-tablet hybrid. According to Microsoft, a few big names are already starting to order the newfangled device for their employees.<p>"The Surface Pro 4 sweet spot is, 'I want a tablet, but need a laptop," says Microsoft Director of Surface Cyril …

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Smart robot arm can follow your lead without coding

You might not be able to control the 7Bot robotic arm with your mind or your eyes, but at least it'll only cost you around $350 -- cheaper than an iPhone, its creators point out -- to get one. Even better, you don't need to know how to code to program it: just physically guide the arm or use a …

Japanese Robot Annoys People Until They Talk To It

“Talking Ally” is more of an irritating acquaintance<p>“Talking Ally”, a robot made by researchers at Toyohashi University of Technology’s Interactions and Communication Design lab, can follow a human’s gaze and respond accordingly. For example, it can make a fuss if the person stops talking to it:<p>The …

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How your iMessages and Amazon purchases are driving the tech megadeal frenzy

It's just the latest multi-billion dollar deal in the tech industry this year, following Intel's takeover of Altera, Avago's acquisition of Broadcom, and Dell's $67 billion takeover of EMC.<p>What's behind many of these transactions are huge shifts in the way we capture and store data — be it cell …