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Microsoft steering Windows 10 users away from non-Microsoft browsers

Microsoft is aggressively pushing its own Edge browser when you run a Bing search for another browser<p>Microsoft is aggressively pushing its new web browser, Edge, to Windows 10 users when they attempt to search for other browsers — like Firefox or Chrome — using Microsoft's own browser.<p>The tactic …

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Genius seducer Bill Cosby didn’t realize key accuser was gay, new documents say

Photos of significant events, people and professional achievements.<p>Photos of significant events, people and professional achievements.<p>Days after it was revealed comedian Bill Cosby spoke of himself as a master interpreter of women’s desires in a 10-year-old court deposition, one of his alleged …

Sugar: the evolution of a forbidden fruit

Sweetness was meant to be irresistible.<p>We are born with a sweet tooth. Babies drink in sugar with their mother’s milk. Sweetness represents an instant energy boost, a fuel that kept our ancestors going in a harsher world where taste buds evolved to distinguish health-giving ripeness and freshness …

SnapUp wants you to shop with mobile screenshots

The creators behind SnapUp, an app that turns mobile screenshots into product wish lists, thinks it can help shoppers stay organized and find deals in the face of shopping-app overload.<p>The iOS app uses machine learning to read screenshots of product pages from any app or mobile site. It's akin to …

Can Lasers Make Airline Travel Safer? - Rafi Ron

The fastest growing risk to civil aviation in the world today doesn’t come from any particular part of the world—and it’s not limited to any specific place or group. It is posed by terrorist organizations or quasi-military groups seeking to make a name for themselves—like the separatists in …

Cool Tech Tools You Can Actually Get Wet

Ahh summer, a time for lemonade, water gun battles, and relaxing poolside. But a sunny day can quickly lose its luster when you accidentally spill …

New Sleep Gadget Tracks Pretty Much Everything In Your Bedroom

There are already a lot of ways to track sleep, from fitness trackers to sensors to phone apps. But if you want to get really serious about this stuff, you have to start tracking your bedroom, too.<p>That's the idea behind a new product called Sense, which tracks your sleep and your sleeping …

The Kim Kardashian Game Is So Good I Had to Stop Playing It

It’s not surprising that the mobile game <i>Kim Kardashian: Hollywood</i> is expected to generate $200 million in annual revenue, because Kim Kardashian …

Event-o-Rama: 10 Must-Dos in August

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in August:</b><p>Take a deep dive into Australasia’s contemporary art scene at the 25th annual <b>Melbourne Art Fair</b> (August 13-17) in suburban <b>Carlton</b>. Held in the Royal Exhibition Building, a World …

5 Summery Breakfasts for Any Morning

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Five breakfasts that taste like vacation on a plate (or in a glass).</i><p>There are a few things that make …

Strawberry Griddle Cakes

Sift together flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar. Beat the egg with the milk.<p>Pour the egg–milk mixture into the flour mixture and beat well. …

Like No Other

We gave it an <b>A-</b><p>One of the most poignant and star-crossed love stories since <i>The Fault in Our Stars</i>, <b>Like No Other</b> chronicles the forbidden romance …

Best apps to prevent travel disasters

Staying safe and healthy while traveling isn't always easy. Despite your best intentions and most thorough preparation, disaster can strike, whether it's as small as a rental-car fender bender or as serious as a hurricane. Thankfully, technology can help. Prevent on-the-road catastrophe -- or learn …

New App or New Ad? Instagram Teases Us With Bolt

What exactly does Facebook have up its sleeve?<p>An ad for a new app called Bolt mysteriously appeared on Instagram on Wednesday. Android users reported …

LG's G3 and G Watch are coming to AT&T on July 11th

Sprint and T-Mobile may have been the first big US carriers to announce launch plans for LG's G3 smartphone, but they won't be the first to actually <i>carry</i> it. AT&T has revealed that both the G3 and the Android Wear-based G Watch will reach its stores on July 11th, with online orders beginning on the …

While Amazon Dreams Of Drones And Phones, Google Attacks With Trucks And Bucks

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos has been called “the ultimate disrupter” by <i>Fortune</i> and apparently likes to say, “Your margin is my opportunity.” But the man who built the e-commerce juggernaut over the past two decades by being a ruthless competitor and the destroyer of more than a handful of traditional …

Oculus VR acquires game-networking engine RakNet — and makes it open-source

Oculus VR is using that Facebook money to make another purchase.<p>The company announced today that it is acquiring RakNet, which specializes in a software-development engine for connecting games across an online network. RakNet, which is also the name of the technology, enables studios to quickly add …

Are Sensors Leaving Your Systems Vulnerable To Hacking?

Twenty-six billion devices—from trucks, to appliances, to manufacturing equipment—will be connected to the Internet by 2020, according to a recent forecast by Gartner.<p>Adoption of connected devices and sensors as part of the growing Internet of Things (IoT) is increasing, in particular, in the …

Tablets shipments to pass PCs for the first time next year

Personal computer sales have been sliding for years now because of the ever-increasing popularity of tablets. Next year, consumer tastes will have …

Inbox launches as an open-source email platform to replace legacy protocols

Email is a painfully out-of-date technology, but it’s not going anywhere. A new startup, Inbox, is launching its “next-generation email platform” as an alternative to aging protocols like IMAP and SMTP.<p>Before you email junkies get too excited, this is a platform play, so there’s no user-facing app …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pudding Pops — Buns In My Oven

Nutrition Facts<p>Serving Size<p>Amount Per Serving<p>As Served<p><b>Calories</b> 1826kcal <b>Calories from fat</b> 467<p><i>% Daily Value</i><p><b>Total Fat</b> 52g<p>80%<p><b>Saturated Fat</b> …

Red White and Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles

<b>Show your colors this summer with these healthy patriotic Red White and Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles! Kids of all ages love these berry-licious frozen</b> …

Red, White, and Blue Velvet Bundt Cake

<i>Surprise your July 4th guests with this jaw-dropping Patriotic Cake! Ribbons of Red, White, and Blue Velvet Cake swirl beautifully in this Zebra</i> …

Our favourite images of the week

From the majestic trails of a Swiss railway to a surreal volcanic wasteland in Indonesia, we bring you some of the most awe-inspiring travel photos from around the world.

7 Mix-Ins for Almost-Instant Ice Cream

Here, seven delicious things to swirl into almost-instant ice cream—or a pint of premade vanilla ice cream—for an incredible dessert.<p>This week we …

Skinny Dip!

Don't be shy. Dive right into this nutrient-packed skinny dip. The addition of zucchini makes our guacamole recipe even more refreshingly tasty. Zucchini is naturally high in fiber and rich in vitamins A, C, and folate. Serve as a dip with tortilla chips or as a spread on a burger. It is sure to …

Incredible fish tacos, clam chowder, and more fish-shack-inspired summer recipes

If you've been anywhere near a coast lately—or even if you haven't—you've probably spotted retro-style fish shacks serving everything from juicy soft-shell crab to fish tacos to creamy, bacon-spiked chowders and more. Bring that seaside flavor home (it's easier than you think!) with these eight …

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The Most American Foods Ever

Usually when the world thinks of American food, it thinks of fast food and junk snacks. In spite of this, our culinary history is rich with some pretty impressive inventions and iconic foods. America is a country of innovators, and that includes the foods that we've redeveloped into delicious …

A Very Accurate Chart About Salad to Dressing Ratios

This chart, from the site Truth Facts (which has many other accurate infographics), proves that it's very easy to have a crappy salad. [via Laughing Squid]