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Cloudflare makes it harder for ISPs to track your web history

Its new DNS service promises to be faster, too.<p>If you're privacy-minded, you probably aren't thrilled that governments seem hell-bent on giving internet providers free rein over your browsing data. Cloudflare just gave you a tool to fight back, however. It launched 1.1.1.1, a free Domain Name …

Privacy

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

All day long, we're inundated by interruptions and alerts from our devices. Smartphones buzz to wake us up, emails stream into our inboxes, notifications from coworkers and far away friends bubble up on our screens, and "assistants" chime in with their own soulless voices.<p>Such interruptions seem …

How to Make Money Consistently With Your App Without Annoying Ads

You don't need frustrating, in-app ads to make money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Monetizing an app is a tricky business because most people expect to be able to download a new app for their phone without paying. The problem, of course, is that as an app developer, …

Are atoms expanding as the Universe expands?

The forces that bind atoms together most likely overpower the large-scale effects of expansion.<p>The expansion of the Universe only significantly …

Veil is private browsing for the ultra-paranoid

If you’re worried about someone finding out what you’re pointing your browser at, there are plenty of options for keeping it secret, with varying levels of difficulty and effectiveness. Veil takes things further than perhaps any other anonymous browsing method by masking the page you’re viewing not …

Today, Michio Kaku described what life will look like in twenty years

by Jolene Creighton February 11, 2018 Future Society 37648<p>Earlier today, Michio Kaku spoke at the World Government Summit in Dubai. I was fortunate …

Technostress is killing productivity. Culture is the cure.

Technology changes fast.With each new change, employees are forced to adapt. That process of adapting is painful — physically and …

Here's What Introverts Find So Annoying About What Extroverts Think

If you're someone who clearly identifies with being on either side of the personality fence, you know how challenging it can be living and working with people who can be so different from you.<p>Anywhere from a third to half of the population fits the definition of being introverted, meaning these …

Mozilla's Raspberry Pi gateway helps connect up your smart home

Mozilla has released its Things Gateway, with a host of new features for controlling smart home devices.<p><i>Video: How IoT is hitting its stride</i><p>special …

3 ways general IT pros can become IoT experts before the jobs boom

As the internet of things expands into the enterprise, companies will need more workers with expertise in technology, data, and security.<p>To say the …

10 Tipps zum Zucker-Fasten: So verzichtet ihr leichter auf Süßes

<b>Wie viele leere Kalorien man einsparen würde, ließe man bloß mal die Süßigkeiten weg. Doch der böse, ungesunde Zucker lauert überall und macht</b> …

Retirement causes brain function to rapidly decline, warn scientists

Workers looking forward to enjoying a long and leisurely retirement after years of toil, may need to think again.<p>New research shows that brain function declines rapidly as soon as people stop work and put their feet up.<p>A major British study which tracked 3,400 retired civil servants found that …

A Counterintuitive Idea for Treating Severe Depression: Stay Awake

The first sign that something is happening is Angelina’s hands. As she chats to the nurse in Italian, she begins to gesticulate, jabbing, moulding …

What is Chrome 'Site Isolation' and how does it keep me safe?

The web is a scary place. There are scams, malicious links and other vulnerabilities hiding everywhere. Most users don't see this because of …

Harvard Study Says This 1 Personality Trait Makes You Extremely Unlikable

You're not being modest. You're being annoying.<p>No one wants to be perceived as the annoying person in any social situation. But what if you are <i>that</i> person and don't even know it?<p>If you're prone to the humblebrag -- be it in a meeting at work or in your social media posts -- then you just might be. …

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

The next revolution in dental care is about to begin

Innovation<p>New high-tech treatments may be able to repair cavities without fillings and even regrow entire teeth.<p>From fluoride toothpaste to dental sealants, science has brought all sorts of tools for fighting tooth decay — and yet 91% of Americans between 20 and 64 years of age are affected by …

Dentistry

21 Strange Jobs Humans Will Probably Have in the Future

Automation is creating a whole new set of jobs.<p>Robots are coming for our jobs. We've heard it before, and to a varying degree, it's true. Business consultant group Cognizant predicts in its book "What to do when machines do everything" that over the next 10 to 15 years, 12% of jobs in the U.S. will …

Cancer cells destroyed in just 3 days with new technique

Cancer cells are relentless, possessing the vexatious ability to develop resistance to current therapies and making the disease hugely challenging to …

Ray Kurzweil claims singularity will happen by 2045 | Kurzweil

<i>Futurism</i> — March 14, 2017 | Dom Galeon & Christianna Reedy<p>Predictions by Ray Kurzweil<p>Ray Kurzweil, a director of engineering at Google, is a …

Cure For Common Cold Found? Researchers Have Made A Vital Breakthrough

The common cold can be pesky, and always seems to come at the worst possible time, but researchers think they may have discovered the key to the …

Spanner, the Google Database That Mastered Time, Is Now Open to Everyone

About a decade ago, a handful of Google's most talented engineers started building a system that seems to defy logic.<p>Called Spanner, it was the first …

Run Eclipse Che 5.0 In a Private Cloud – Eclipse Che Blog

Run Eclipse Che 5.0 In a Private Cloud with Bitnami<p>We’ve recently announced Eclipse Che 5 with more than 70 contributors and the interest in Che has …

How a cup of coffee could delay ageing

A new study has examined the health benefits of caffeine<p>While the downside of a caffeine overload has been well-reported, recent research suggests …

Newly-discovered protein keeps your biological clock running

We're all familiar with the inescapable effects that the march of time has on our bodies, but the processes that drive aging are still offering up …

For $149 a Month, the Doctor Will See You as Often as You Want - MIT Technology Review

Imagine if your doctor’s office was more like an Apple Store mashed up with a fancy gym: a modern white-and-wood aesthetic, replete with fancy …

Map of the entire visible universe released to the public

In 2010, the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) was fired up and pointed towards the heavens. Equipped with the …

Universe

xXx: The Return of Xander Cage Official Trailer 1 (2017) - Vin Diesel Movie

Trailers

Even Smoking One Cigarette a Day Can Lead to Early Death

When it comes to smoking, a new study says even one cigarette a day can greatly increase your chances of an early death.<p>Researchers at the National …