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While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

Sleep

Obama Urges Congress to Follow Ted Kennedy's Example

President Barack Obama lamented the increasingly partisan nature of Congressional politics and called on leaders in Washington to follow the example set by the late Sen. Ted Kennedy during the dedication of an institute named for the “liberal lion” on Monday.<p>Obama headlined a bipartisan group of …

Joe Biden

Jay Z relaunches Tidal with music's biggest artists as his co-owners

Can they find a business model that works for everyone?<p>At a press conference in New York City this afternoon, Jay Z and a huge group of musical stars took the stage to officially relaunch TIDAL, the streaming music service he recently acquired as part of a $56 million deal. The rallying cry was a …

Jack White

Dreams - Fleetwood Mac *LIVE*

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

The wife of Scientology's leader has allegedly been missing for 9 years, but HBO’s new documentary doesn't address it

HBO's documentary on the Church of Scientology, "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief," addresses rumors that have been swirling for years about the church. But the film's director, Alex Gibney, didn't tackle one of the biggest Scientology mysteries — the current location of the wife …

The NSA almost killed its own call surveillance program years ago, report says

In fact, once news spread about the extent to which the US government was collecting civilians' personal data, a widespread internal debate began about whether or not to kill the controversial program.<p>This campaign made it to "top managers" but never reached then-NSA director General Keith …

Splurge or Save: 10 Living Room Essentials for Your New Home

Moving into a new home can be incredibly exciting (hello, housewarming soiree!), but it also comes with its fair share of planning, budgeting and to-do lists. It’s a good rule of thumb to live in your new space for at least two months before making any major purchases. Once you have a feel for your …

Tim Cook Slams New 'Religious Freedom' Laws: 'Very Dangerous' | MacTrast

In a Washington Post op-ed piece on Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook slammed legislation allowing businesses to refuse service to individuals on religious …

2 former federal agents charged with stealing Bitcoin during Silk Road probe

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The federal government became owners of one of the biggest troves of Bitcoin, thanks to seizing millions of dollars in the digital currency from criminals associated with the online black market Silk Road.<p>Two federal agents who helped lead one of several investigations in the …

Corruption

Navy’s Long-Range Drone Will Patrol The Oceans Of The Future

Fixed wings for the high seas<p>DARPA’s latest drone program just took a turn for the better. The Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node (TERN) is designed as a Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) flyer for the U.S. Navy. Like their avian namesake, TERN will be a sea-based flyer. (It is unlikely …

A new hack could let thieves bypass the iPhone's lockscreen

Researchers at the security firm MDSec have found a way to bypass the iPhone's lockscreen using just a few hundred dollars in equipment. The lockscreen typically bricks a phone after 10 bad guesses and has proven difficult to bypass on non-jailbroken phones, but MDSec has found a way to power off …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Here's how much Steve Jobs used to obsess over presentations.</b> In a Fast Company interview about their new book "Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart Into a Visionary Leader," Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli talk about just how deeply committed to nailing his speaking …

Advertising

Game of Thrones Actress Maisie Williams to Guest Star on Doctor Who

Sci-fi/fantasy worlds collide! The BBC announced today that <i>Game of Thrones</i> spitfire <b>Maisie Williams</b> will be squaring off against <b>Peter Capaldi’s</b> time-traveling Gallifreyan in the upcoming season of <i>Doctor Who</i>. The network kept the news under wraps until they could get Williams posed inside the show’s …

TV Series

Jawbone UP24, Nike FuelBand bounced from Apple Stores to make way for Apple Watch

Numerous Apple Stores on both coasts have removed Nike FuelBand and Jawbone UP24 fitness wearables from their shelves, presumably to focus attention on the Apple Watch, which arrives April 24.<p>Re/code called Apple Stores in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, and New York and found the stores …

Apple Watch

Porn Stars Describe The Weirdest Scenes They Ever Filmed, And They’re Pretty Weird

In the latest installment of Woodrocket.com‘s “Ask A Porn Star” series, which I got to watch Lee Roy Myers film during the AVNs, Allie Haze, Mickey Mod, Anikka Albrite, Monica Rise, Brian Street Team, April O Neil, Rain DeGray, Aubrey Snow, Claire Robbins, Jade Nite, and others describe the …

Candles

Texas A&M Football: What Texas' Charlie Strong Means for Aggies

For the first time in well over a decade, Texas A&M has gained the upper hand over long-time rival Texas. All the advantages sit with the Aggies—a nationally driven atmosphere, a magnetic star athlete and a young, charismatic head football coach—while the Longhorns flounder in what has seemed to be …

College Football