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What Are The Best Natural Antidepressants Available?

Omega 3<p>Omega-3 fatty acids are essential minerals which reduce inflammation and are vital to brain functions such as mood and memory. Your body …

Netflix is raising its prices, again

Get ready to pay just a bit more for your Netflix subscription.<p>The streaming video service will be raising prices on its middle and top tier plans in …

Dr. Dre's Rapid 'Gunfire' Flow Affirms And Defies His Age

When an artist of Dr. Dre's stature releases a new song, it's always an event – especially since he averages about a record a decade.<p>In the new four-part HBO documentary <i>The Defiant Ones</i>, Dre reveals more of himself than he ever has in his music. Much of that is due, of course, to the fact that the …

Tully Monster mystery not a closed case, scientists say

Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Scientists are calling for the Tully Monster mystery to be reopened.<p>Last year, two scientific papers claimed to have solved the …

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iPhone 8 Report Reveals Brilliant Feature Removed

The iPhone 8 design looks stunning, but new information has revealed it is set to come with a controversial cost…<p>Aside from a hefty price rise, a new report from JPMorgan analyst Rod Hall states that Apple will remove Touch ID fingerprint recognition from the iPhone 8 completely. In its place will …

After backlash, Mark Zuckerberg drops lawsuits against Hawaiians over their land

Mark Zuckerberg is dropping his lawsuits that would have forced hundreds of people in Hawaii to sell their land.<p>The "quiet title" process, which …

Samsung's Gear smartwatches now work with your iPhone

Better late than never.<p>As CES 2017 winds down, Samsung is making good on a promise it made at CES 2016: It's releasing an iOS app for its Gear …

Science Continues Proving That People Who Swear Are The !@#$ing Best

Do you swear a lot? Great! Because here’s some excellent and important information that will make your day about ten !@#$ing times better: People who swear are the best. No, really. Studies have been done. Last year, we learned that people who swear are articulate and intelligent; then we learned …

Language

Samsung's Chromebook Plus brings a stylus and Android apps

Samsung has been making Chromebooks ever since it introduced the first one way back in 2011, but now it’s ready to up the ante a notch with its new Chomebook Plus and Pro. This time around, they can run any Android app from the Google Play store, and they’e also the first Chromebooks to come with a …

Apps

New Samsung Leak Reveals Big Galaxy S8 And Hints At Death Of Note Line

Following the Note 7 fiasco, Samsung needs the Galaxy S8 to be big, and according to a new leak from South Korean site Naver, the South Korean tech giant is doing just that — literally.<p>According to the report (in Korean, which I had a friend translate for me), the standard S8 will come in a 5-inch …

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The Moto Z Hasselblad camera mod is used to create SI magazine cover

While smartphone cameras have come a long way in the past few years, they still lag behind professional stand alone cameras for serious work. That gap may be getting smaller, however, thanks in part to Motorola’s support of Moto Mods for its Moto Z family of smartphones. Indeed, the Moto Z was used …

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Apple iPhone 7 vs Google Pixel

There’s no denying that the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Apple iPhone 7 are the best smartphones in the world right now, while the upstart Google Pixel …

These six easy food swaps can make a big difference for your health

Being a trainer for over 15 years has definitively taught me there is no one-size-fits-all miracle health plan; everybody is different.<p>This probably sounds obvious. Most of us know that long-term success requires work and a realistic, individualized plan. The problem is, too many of us still fall …

Self-Driving Cars Excite The Industry, But They're Not Yet Ready For Prime Time

There has been much-fevered talk about the imminence of self-driving cars, leaving the impression with the public that it won’t be very long before the automobiles we buy don’t even have steering wheels or pedals.<p>This has been fuelled by the car manufacturers themselves as they swap overblown …

Ford Fusion

Apple's finally admitting some iPhone 6 Pluses get 'Touch Disease'

After months of turning a blind eye to "Touch Disease", Apple has created a worldwide repair program to address the issue on iPhone 6 Plus devices.<p>To …

IDC: Smartwatch sales absolutely tanked in Q3 2016

According to the IDC, sales of smartwatches globally declined an absolutely catastrophic 51.6% in the third quarter of this year versus the same time …

Brain Game Claims Fail A Big Scientific Test

Want to be smarter? More focused? Free of memory problems as you age?<p>If so, don't count on brain games to help you.<p>That's the conclusion of an exhaustive evaluation of the scientific literature on brain training games and programs. It was published Monday in the journal <i>Psychological Science in the</i> …

The Brain

Native Hawaiians Now Have A Pathway To Form A Government

The U.S. Department of the Interior has announced that Native Hawaiians can now choose whether to form a unified government, which could eventually enter into formal government-to-government relations with the U.S.<p>It would be the first time the Native Hawaiian community had their own government …

Native Hawaiians

The giraffe is not one species but four, scientists discover

Scientists have stuck their necks out and decided that the giraffe is not one species, but four.<p>Until now, only a single species of giraffe made up of several sub-species had been recognised.<p>But new DNA evidence shows that four distinct species of the animals exist - and they are genetically at …

Consumer Reports says that Samsung’s Note 7 recall ‘isn’t official’

After reports came out that some Galaxy Note 7 units were exploding due to a battery issue, Samsung quickly responded, issuing a recall of the device and a free exchange program for customers. The company stated that 35 incidents had been noted so far and that it was taking the necessary steps to …

Elon Musk turns 47 today — here's the incredible story of how he went from getting bullied in school to the most interesting man in tech

On Thursday, Musk turns 47 years old, and he's already racked up a long string of victories.<p>As CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, and cofounder of OpenAI, Musk seems to be everywhere all at once, pushing all kinds of incredible new technologies. He's said he won't be happy …

Elon Musk

Verizon warns HUGE data users: Switch plans or else

Verizon customers who use excessive data must make a choice -- switch plans or lose service.<p>The wireless provider informed affected customers about the change -- a small number of unlimited data users whose usage is "hundreds of times" greater than the average, Verizon said in a statement.<p>Users who …

Customers

Florida man shoots at Pokémon Go players, mistaking them for burglars

Late-night encounter and teen saying 'Did you get anything?' set off the shooter<p>Orlando police say a Florida man fired at two teenage <i>Pokémon Go</i> players very early on Saturday morning, believing they were looking for a house to rob. No one was injured.<p>The Orlando Sentinel reported the incident …

What's in Cleveland's $50 million security plan for GOP convention

The city of Cleveland will have an army ready when the Republican National Convention opens on Monday.<p>Concern over security was heightened after an ambush on police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, killed three police officers and wounded three others.<p>Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson said on ABC's "This …

Jail for sharing your Netflix password? Understanding the law that could make it a federal crime

An overly broad court ruling exposes Americans to grave consequences for something harmless almost everyone does<p>It's become so common that it's almost a joke. One person has a Netflix account and three other people are using it. A recent court ruling found that because of a law called the Computer …

Real Dangers in the Fake Pokemon World

Real headaches for public safety departments around the country as Pokemon Go users find themselves in accidents, mishaps, even real danger.<p>It seems …

Turkish president says he's in control, coup faltering

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president declared he was in control of the country early Saturday as government forces fought to squash a coup …

Nauru decriminalises homosexuality and suicide

Nauru has reformed its criminal code, decriminalising homosexuality and suicide.<p>At least two refugees held on Nauru have been charged, jailed and fined for attempting to kill themselves in recent weeks, as a spate of suicide attempts has seized the island. That act will no longer be an …

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The Top 10 Relationship Deal Breakers, According to Science

And why your S.O.'s negative qualities are so hard to get past.<p>What makes or breaks whether someone wants to see you for more than just one date? A study recently published in the journal <i>Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin</i> nailed down the top 10 most common deal breakers for short- and …

The 12 best hidden features in the new iPhone update

Although Apple is advertising some of the new abilities your phone just received, like a new mode that makes reading easier at night, many of the best tweaks go unadvertised. Often iPhone users have no idea they even exist.<p>After a week of using iOS 9.3, I went through the change log and forums to …