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Disabling Turbo Boost to get more MacBook Pro battery life

The best battery life in the 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro line is the base model (without the high-powered GPU), but Apple’s stated 8–9 hours of …

6 Great Task Management Chrome Apps for Teachers

June 7, 2015<br>Below is a compilation of some of the best task management Chrome apps for teachers. Some of the things you can do with these apps …

HidrateMe Is A Connected Water Bottle That Will Glow When You Need To Take A Sip

HidrateMe aims to help you fill up on your H20 with a sensor that monitors your intake and syncs that information up with an app on your smartphone. Should you need more water than you are ingesting, the bottle will glow.<p>The bottle is also doing exceptionally well on Kickstarter right now. The …

China might be building vast database of federal worker info, experts say

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The massive hack that may have stolen the personal information of four million federal employees appears designed to build a vast database in what could be preparation for future attacks by China against the U.S., cybersecurity experts advising the government told CNN Friday …

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Facebook Introduces PGP Encryption; Now No Government Can Spy On Its Citizens

Taking a cue from Google and Apple, Facebook for the first time is giving its users more encryption options to keep their information private, …

What Mac OS X annoyances should Apple fix?

Over the years, Apple has turned its Mac OS into a sleek, powerful, user-friendly operating system that mostly gets better with each new iteration. Is it perfect? Not quite, but there isn't too much to complain about. At least not angrily.<p>That said, some small annoyances remain. And with that in …

Top Five Lazy Ways To Lose Weight That Really Work

For the majority of people out there that want to lose weight but have a hard time finding the time to exercise, there are simple strategies that you …

‘The gun was loaded’: photographers on the shots that changed their lives

Jim Goldberg<p><i>Room 17, Riviera Hotel,</i> <i>San Francisco, California</i><br>This was in 1987. A bunch of kids were camped out in the Riviera Hotel – boy hustlers and their sugar daddy. One boy, Tank, showed us his gun. “It’s not loaded,” he said. He pointed the gun to his head, then out the window and then to the …

Nexus 6 sees steep discounts at Best Buy and Amazon

There have been a good amount of reasons to purchase a Nexus 6 as of late. If you’re interested in trying out Google’s Project Fi, the Mountain View …

How I tracked FBI aerial surveillance

Those mysterious planes overhead are actually government surveillance aircraft.<p>When mysterious aircraft began flying tight circles over Baltimore in …

ynn.io is for sale!

A domain name like ynn.io has all the characteristics of a great domain. See the listing<p>Short<p>A one word domain is extremely rare and great investment …

Bill requiring warrant to search people’s smartphones passes California Senate

A new California privacy bill would require law enforcement to obtain a warrant or wiretap order before searching a person’s smartphone, laptop, or …

10 Great Android Science Apps for Students

June 3 , 2015<br>Explore the wonders of science with these Android apps specifically curated for kids, young learners and science enthusiasts. We …

It’s Time to Let Edward Snowden Come Home

Now that Congress has passed, and President Obama has signed, the U.S.A. Freedom Act, which places some limits on the domestic-surveillance powers of the National Security Agency, there’s still unfinished business to deal with.<p>The new legislation, while it is commendable as far as it goes, contains …

Lifehacks | The Next Web

All stories in Life Hacks<p>Hey #deletefacebook, here's how to stop being tracked as an ex-user<p>After a stormy couple of months, lots of people seem to be fed up with Facebook. The self-explanatory hashtag #deletefacebook is all over Twitter, another company that makes its money primarily by selling …

Terror prosecutors want Edward Snowden's name banned from trial

Government lawyers fear that mentioning the mass surveillance whistleblower in Adel Daoud’s case could bias jurors against prosecution evidence<p>Prosecutors want a federal judge in a Chicago terrorism case to prohibit the defence from mentioning Edward Snowden at a 21-year-old suspect’s upcoming …

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Bring me the head of Eric Snowden: why can't critics get his name right?

Edward Snowden became one of the world’s most famous names when he blew the whistle on NSA surveillance. Not that US politicians seem to have noticed<p>Related: Snowden's leaks forced NSA reform on Congress. The US would still jail him | Trevor Timm<p>Edward Snowden has been called many things for …

What is the "Other" space on my Mac?

"Other" is a catchall OS X uses to describe a whole bunch of stuff stored on your Mac's hard disk. The operating system files and any caches or logs …

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UFO Sighting 2015: Spooky Flying Saucer Hovers above Baita Temple; Object Shape Changes from Apple to Buddha - IBTimes India

A mysterious spooky UFO was spotted hovering over a a monastery in China last week. Unlike other UFOs reported earlier, the one spotted by Chinese …

Pebble Time review: better on Android than iPhone

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The Pebble Time app from the Play Store handles settings, apps and watchfaces.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/3/1433346790046/06d18499-8589-4961-a810-27065955b83e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The …

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