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Google will no longer read your emails to personalise adverts

Google will no longer scan through the content of personal emails, the company has said in a blog post. The move is designed to restore confidence …

Solar Power Will Kill Coal Faster Than You Think

Solar power, once so costly it only made economic sense in spaceships, is becoming cheap enough that it will push coal and even natural-gas plants …

Renewable Energy

35 Simple Ways Spray Paint Can Make Your Home Look More Expensive

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Adding a real window is costly and not always an option, especially if you’re renting a home. But often a room needs another window for balance. Sometimes a space lacks sufficient light even with a lamp or two already inhabiting the area. Electroluminescent sheets can add a sunny glow. And with a …

Power Tools

Local elections: Tories gain over 550 seats as Labour and Ukip votes plunge

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour faces ‘challenge on historic scale’ after shock defeats in two mayoral contests<p>Theresa May’s Conservatives gained more than 550 council seats and swept to shock victories in mayoralty contests in the West Midlands and Tees Valley in results that placed her party on track …

Elections

Google Test Of AI's Killer Instinct Shows We Should Be Very Careful

If climate change, nuclear weapons or Donald Trump don’t kill us first, there’s always artificial intelligence just waiting in the wings. It’s been a …

Sean Hannity: Get ready for Dems to play race card to 'Bork' Trump nominees

With confirmation hearings for President-elect Trump's Cabinet nominees begin today, it’s no surprise Senate Democrats and their alt-radical left allies have revealed their intention to paint attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions, who is a good man with an exemplary record, as a racist.<p>This …

Donald Trump

The 10 Ways Tech Is Changing How We Age

How’s this for a reality check: Ten years ago, MySpace was the top social media site, people turned to Pandora for music and Motorola was the top-selling cellphone. Oh, and there pretty much were no apps for anything, our phones took crappy pictures and Siri wasn’t around to talk to.<p>In 2015, we ran …

Ralph Lauren

DIY Wooden Planter

If your homemaking mantra, like mine, is "Never enough houseplants," then you might also be ever on the lookout for fun, new planters to hold your …

Chemicals

How to Build a Tiled DIY Planter Box

House plants are a great addition to any home and stylish planters make them even more part of your decor. We asked artist and surface designer Dana …

Home Depot

Don't Miss These: 50 Secondhand Items You Should Never Pass Up

We’ve spent enough time on Craigslist and in secondhand and resale shops to know a good deal when we see one, so we decided to put together a list of …

What's Better Than Legos? Drones Made of Legos

The Flybrix team didn’t set out to build an adorable DIY mini-drone out of Lego bricks. But as any road-tripper can tell you, sometimes the journey …

Homemade Homes: Beautiful, Sustainable DIY Houses

Dream homes have changed a lot in recent times. Rather than wanting a rambling Tudor mansion, more people are seeking sustainable houses that they …

Housing

This Is What Scientists Think About Apple Cider Vinegar Natural Remedies

The word vinegar translates to “vin aigre”, is French, meaning “sour wine”. The medicinal uses of the apple cider vinegar date way back to when it …

Zagg Impulse Wireless Headphones: Inexpensive Comfort. Quality Sound. - GeekMom

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>Like most other writers on GeekMom, I own a fair amount of headphones. Zagg seems to be the brand hitting my doorstep the …

Consumer Tech

Flipboard's New App Learns What You Like, Then Crafts You a Zine

Flipboard exists in stark contrast to your Facebook News Feed or Twitter timeline. It doesn't rely on your high school friends to share whatever junk …

Arctic Ice Isn't Doomed Yet—Here's How to Save It

Crazy warm winters haven't pushed Arctic ice beyond a “tipping point.” Every ton of CO2 we don't emit saves 32 square feet of it.<p>During the long, sunless Arctic winter, temperatures normally plunge far below zero; sea ice thickens and spreads. But throughout most of 2016, conditions in the Arctic …

Best Accessories for Amazing Selfies

Taking photos alone? Make them better with these affordable finds.<p>The front-facing camera is there for one reason and one reason only: to shoot …

Ripple is a penny-sized safety wearable with a 24/7 support team

Safety wearables are becoming a dime a dozen. From a smart ring that lets you push a button to notify your friends, to even the Apple Watch, which …

Wearable Tech

14 Splurge Self-Care Ideas That Are 100 Percent Worth the Spend

There's an old adage to the tune of "the best investment you can make in life is in your health," and we couldn't agree with that more. Instead of setting your money on fire with purchases that will never love you back (looking at you, clothes and cocktails), why not drop some dough on a little …

Hot Chocolate

This tiny device can record everything you say and transcribe it for you

The tiny device has one function: to help you keep track of your ideas, to-do lists, and notes while you're on the go.<p>Senstone records voice memos, uploads them to an app, and transcribes them for you. The device is launching on Kickstarter Tuesday with the goal of raising $50,000, but I got an …

Apps

How to Start a Smart Home

Smart ideas<p>In the last few years, the idea of a smart home has become less a lofty sci-fi idea and more an accessible reality. Speakers that control …

10 devices you need for an ultimate smart home in 2017: Amazon Echo, Nest Cam Indoor, Ecobee3 and others

Here are 10 devices like Amazon Echo, Nest Cam Indoor, Ecobee3 and others that you need for an ultimate smart home in 2017.<p>You could end up breaking …

Experts Have Come Up With 23 Guidelines to Avoid an AI Apocalypse

Take note, future robot overlords.<p>It's the stuff of many a sci-fi book or movie - could robots one day become smart enough to overthrow us? Well, a …

Location tracking + machine learning = modern parenting

Forget the helicopter. Jiobit uses GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and cellular triangulation to keep an eye on your kiddo.<p>Let's be honest: Kids can be a little <i>too</i> easy to lose. Some parents cave and use a safety harness, but who likes to walk their toddlers on a leash? Others buy GPS tracking wearables that …

Machine Learning

Trial of topless Kate Middleton photographers is delayed five months to May

The trial of six media representatives over the publication of topless photos of Kate Middleton has been delayed until May.<p>The case relates to …