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Ransomware’s Aftershocks Feared as U.S. Warns of Complexity

The components of the global cyberattack that seized hundreds of thousands of computer systems last week may be more complex than originally believed, a Trump administration official said Sunday, and experts warned that the effects of the malicious software could linger for some time.<p>As a new …

Cybersecurity

What’s a safe distance between us and a supernova?

And how many potentially exploding stars are located within the unsafe distance?<p>A supernova is a star explosion – destructive on a scale almost …

Coach tipped as favourite to bag Jimmy Choo in £1bn deal

Coach, the US handbag giant, is eyeing a £1bn-plus swoop for Jimmy Choo as the luxury goods industry roars back to life.<p>Last week the shoe maker, made famous by US television series <i>Sex and the City</i>, was put up for sale just three years after listing on the London stock market. Majority owner JAB …

How Prince Concealed His Addiction: Aspirin Bottles of Opiates

At the time of Prince’s death, his Paisley Park home and recording compound in Minnesota were strewn with “a sizable amount” of narcotic painkillers for which he did not have prescriptions, including some hidden in over-the-counter vitamin and aspirin bottles and others issued in the name of a …

Pantone Just Released the Top 10 Colors for Fall 2017

As antiquated as the fashion calendar may be, the beauty of seeing collections six months in advance is knowing what’s in store for next season. Play the buying game right and it’s basically sartorial insurance—that whatever pieces you buy now will be “in” for the better part of the year.<p>So what …

Trump Budget Proposes Killing All Funding for PBS, NPR and National Endowment for the Arts

The fight is on as new president puts Big Bird in his crosshairs<p>President Donald Trump made good on a long-time conservative goal in his first …

The Secret That Brings These Pancakes to Life

A sourdough starter is not a metaphor, I tell myself when one dies on my watch. It’s a bit of fermented flour, a microbial jumble of bacteria and yeast, used by cooks to raise doughs and give baked things a delicious, complicated tang. It is not a plant, or a low-maintenance pet in a romantic …

Recipes

The Galaxy S8 will have an ‘Infinity Display’

One of the new smartphone trends this year is going to be bigger screens. Well, that was true for previous years as well, but this time around …

Mobile

Iraq retakes Mosul airport amid cautious advances against IS

SOUTH OF MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Closely supported by the U.S.-led international coalition, Iraqi forces secured a series of cautious advances on …

Samsung's plus-sized Galaxy S8 will pack a huge 6.2-inch display

Samsung might be more than a month away from unveiling its much-awaited Galaxy S8 flagship, but the leakfest around the launch is about to reach its climax – and the latest leaked report gives us a peek at the spec sheet for the bigger-sized S8+ model.<p>The ever-reliable Evan Blass from VentureBeat …

Amazon Is Giving Everyone a One-Day Discount. Here's How to Claim It

You can save $8.62 on any purchase of $50 or more<p>Amazon is offering a one-day discount of $8.62 off of any purchase worth $50 or more to celebrate an …

NASA Space Launch System Opens Pathway To Mars -- And Thousands Of Jobs On Earth

There’s a conference next week near Capitol Hill to discuss a project that may lead to the greatest technological achievement in history — and yet chances are, you haven’t heard about it. The project is NASA’s effort to develop a huge rocket and spacecraft that will one day carry astronauts to …

Space Exploration

Mysterious great white shark death off South Africa; were orcas involved? | Adventure Sports Network

A dead great white shark was discovered Thursday off Pearly Beach, South Africa, and there's speculation that orcas might have killed the shark.<p>The …

Following last year’s computer glitch, Juno has successfully gathered data on the composition of the planet’s atmosphere<p>Nasa’s Juno spacecraft has skimmed past Jupiter’s north and south pole, returning data on the giant planet and its atmosphere.<p>The flyby took place on 2 February at 12:57 GMT. …

Astronomy

Ladies, science says these are the best dance moves

Science says women should let their hips swing and make sure their legs and arms feel the beat if they want to be judged as a good dancer.<p>A study published Thursday in the journal Scientific Reports hints at the key to sexy dance moves right at the front of its decidedly unsexy title: "Optimal …

Dancing

Black holes are even stranger than you can imagine

Our love of black holes continues to grow as our knowledge of these celestial bodies expands. The latest news is the discovery of a rare …

Physics

Seth Meyers doesn't buy Trump's excuse for silence on mosque shooting

Seth Meyers is skeptical of the Trump administration’s explanation for why the president hasn’t tweeted or issued a statement about the recent Quebec …

Donald Trump

The Rock Has Become the Next Under Armour Athlete to Disown CEO Kevin Plank's Pro-Trump Comments

It appears athlete-cum-actor Dwayne Johnson is holding fast to at least one of his old wresting monikers: “The People’s Champion.”<p>In a statement …

Pennsylvania legislator invites Trump to 'destroy' his career in profanity-laced tweet

A Pennsylvania state lawmaker slammed President Trump Thursday in a profanity-laced tweet inviting him to “destroy” his career.<p>Democratic state Sen. Daylin Leach was defending a Texas state legislator after Trump joked about destroying that lawmaker’s career.<p>Trump told a Texas sheriff during a …

Man sues Uber for allegedly ruining his marriage

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>For better or for worse.<p>This famous phrase describes our committed relationship with technology.<p>We go through bad times. A website won't load, an app keeps crashing. But we stay together, because in each …

Le Figaro

Facebook HQ sold to German fund for £435m

A German fund has bought Facebook’s new London headquarters for £435m, in one of the biggest deals completed since June’s referendum.<p>Deka Immobilien bought the building, called Rathbone Square, from developer Great Portland Estates, allowing the UK-listed company to return a profit of £110m to its …

Real Estate

The Cynical Selling of Jeff Sessions as a Civil-Rights Champion

The new attorney general had strong conservative credentials, but no record as a civil-rights advocate. So his defenders invented one.<p>Having picked Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions for attorney general, the Trump administration might have made the case for conservative leadership at the Justice …

Rights & Freedoms

Chocolate Mousse Recipe

493<p>174<p>37<p>Shares 704<p>My search for the perfect, most luscious and intense chocolate mousse brought me right back from France, to America, to Julia …

Prepare yourself: Vibrating, augmented reality porn is on its way

It's been a full year since CNET saw a big dose of adult entertainment delivered via a VR headset.<p>Naughty America, one of several studios delivering wraparound 3D video content for VR, is back in Las Vegas and CES with a meeting room and demos of its films. Not much has changed, based on a quick …

Augmented Reality

Selfie a day: The effort-free technique which is proven to lose weight

We all know the basics of losing weight - eat less (and better) and move more. But there's one proven way to supercharge your weight-loss: take …

A record 75 straight months of job growth under Obama

The Obama economy closed out with a low 4.7% unemployment rate.<p>In December, his final full month in office, the U.S. economy added a slightly disappointing 156,000 jobs. It marked the 75th consecutive month of job gains, the best on record. For all of 2016, the U.S. added over 2 million new …

#Recipe : 20 Minute Honey Garlic Shrimp - My Favorite Things

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How Qualcomm Flaws Left 900 Million Android Devices Vulnerable to Spies

Security researchers have found a series of security holes in almost a billion Android devices that use chipsets from Qualcomm.<p>The Check Point …