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Cadillac has a secret weapon in its quest to beat Tesla at self-driving

It rhymes with “naps”<p>In order for Cadillac to feel confident enough to introduce the industry’s first truly hands-free driving system to the public, the car company wanted to be sure it had enough data on the US highway system before it launched. How much data? Well, all of it.<p>To do this, Cadillac …

Apple vs. Google vs. Microsoft: who will get to the future of PCs first?

The war for cheap computers is about to begin<p>It feels like a long time since we've had a great big knock-down, drag-out operating system battle. Windows vs. Mac shook out in the ‘90s. iOS vs. Android is mostly settled. But another one is starting this summer if you know where to look. It's not in …

3 Top Assisted Living Stocks to Buy in 2017

The logic is simple. More Americans are aging. As people get older, over time many need help in day-to-day living but not the level of care provided by a nursing home. Because of these two facts, the assisted living market appears likely to grow significantly in the future.<p>As simple as that sounds, …

Samsung's Galaxy S8 is the first phone with Bluetooth 5.0

You didn't have to wait long to see the first phone packing Bluetooth 5.0 -- in fact, it's less than a month away. When Samsung posted the specs for its brand new Galaxy S8 line, it quietly let slip that the smartphones would use the bleeding edge wireless standard. To recap, 5.0 promises up to …

Gear & Gadgets

Pornhub turns on HTTPS to hide the weird porn you watch from ISPs

Pornhub wants you to feel secure when you visit its portal to stream adult content and satisfy your unusually kinky fetishes.<p>The industry titan announced yesterday it has successfully completed its switch to HTTPS and now supports encryption sitewide by default. Fellow MindGeek subsidiary YouPorn …

An introduction to Python on Android

There are many reasons that you might want to start Android development. Building an app that will make you rich and change the world is only one motivation; others include learning to code, building tools that you can use yourself or even just having fun and impressing others. Programming is a …

Python Programming

10 things the Samsung Galaxy S8 can do that the iPhone can't

It's also full of stuff you won't find on the iPhone. Let's take a look at what sets the Galaxy S8 apart from the iPhone.

Samsung brings Secure Folder to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, requires Nougat

For all of you Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users out there (on Nougat), Samsung has officially released the Secure Folder feature that we saw on the Note 7 …

5 features coming soon to Microsoft Edge

If you are of a certain age, the last time you switched to a Microsoft browser was probably in the late 1990s when you ditched Netscape for Internet Explorer. Microsoft has since shuttered IE in favor of its Edge browser while you likely moved over to Chrome or Firefox and haven't looked back.<p>Don't …

Gmail unexpectedly signs people out, Google swears all is G

Earlier on Wednesday, numerous users reported in panic experiencing a string of issues with their Google accounts. While some complained about being unable to connect to their Google Wifi and OnHub routers, a slew of concerned users claimed Gmail has been unexpectedly signing them out of their …

Samsung offers free 256GB microSD card with Galaxy S7

If you're looking for a new phone to keep all your gigabytes of pictures, videos and music on demand at all times, Samsung has a new deal that will …

'Nazi Republicans leave town or else': North Carolina county's GOP headquarters graffitied, firebombed

Police in Hillsborough, North Carolina, are investigating an incident in which a Republican Party headquarters was graffitied and hit with an apparent firebomb, according to a statement from the police department.<p>Graffiti was left saying, "Nazi Republicans leave town or else," and extensive fire …

US can't access NSA phone records in California terror case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government's ability to review and analyze five years' worth of telephone records for the married couple blamed in the deadly shootings in California lapsed just four days earlier when the National Security Agency's controversial mass surveillance program was formally …

Windows 10's forced automatic updates are a good idea

Microsoft will force Windows 10 Home users to download and install updates to its operating system without any options to turn them off. A final version of the OS, distributed to testers this week, contains a clause in the end user license agreement (EULA) that reveals Windows 10 users will receive …

7 Genius Inventions To Make Life Easier

Inventions

Two teen programmers talk about why they love Linux, love Google, and don't hate Windows 10

So it is with teen techies and developers. Apple has become a huge focus for teens of late, so much so that Apple came up with a whole teen program for them at its annual World Wide Developer conference.<p>But the open source operating system Linux, with its kumbaya open-source development cycle - …

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These Are All the Key Windows 10 Features You Probably Won’t Have Access To

Windows 10 launches later this month — sort of — to save us from the disaster that was Windows 8. As has become tradition at Microsoft, the company …

20 amazing cliffside beaches around the world | CNN Travel

How Much Does a Flight to Europe Cost From Your State?

Not all U.S. states are created equal (at least, not when it comes to cheap airfares). Some cities offer incredibly cheap flights to top destinations in Europe. Others? Not so much.<p>Hopper dove into the data to find out which U.S. cities have the best average airfare to Europe, and the results were …

10 Travel Hacks That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Trip

Pro travelers are always game for a travel hack, especially when it's one they've never thought of before. A single game-changing trick can mean the difference between horrendous jet lag or stolen belongings and total travel contentment.<p>Thankfully we've landed this list of genius improvements -- …

15 Things NOT To Do In Paris

It's impossible to see and do everything when visiting Paris, so why waste time doing anything that isn't worthy of your hard-earned vacation hours? The next time you're in the City of Light, don't fight with crowds in tourist traps, eat at the wrong restaurants, or wait in line at the Eiffel …

How To Design The World's Biggest Airport Terminal

How do you make an airport terminal that spans 173 acres feel like anything but a monster? Zaha Hadid attempts the impossible in Beijing.<p>Beijing’s new airport is going to be a monster. At 7.5 million square feet, it covers about the same amount of space as 130 football fields put together–all …

Architecture

This is our new Constitution: How we fix gun rights, the Supreme Court, inequality — and foster true democracy

<b>(Reuters/Joe Burbank/Brendan McDermid/AP/Jason Decrow/photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Freedom, fairness, equality: Here is how we get there, while fixing problems caused by gun nuts, right-wing judges<p>Andrew Burstein • Nancy Isenberg<p>October 5, 2014 10:58am (UTC)<p>We talk a lot about inequality these days. …

ObamaCare signups return with more plans but concerns about software, cost, care options

The ObamaCare exchanges that opened for business last fall to disastrous consequence are expected to be largely improved with better technology and more insurance plans when they re-open next month, but critics are still raising concerns about consumer costs and choices.<p>The Department of Health and …

France sans frontières: the best French border towns

Looking for a new angle on the well-trodden paths of France? Then travel to its borders. These three melting-pot cities showcase the best of France while giving a tantalising glimpse into the rest of Europe - Lille skims the Belgian border in the north; to the east, Strasbourg grazes Germany; and …

France

6 Travel Fees You Can Easily Avoid

For all of the memorable and potentially life-changing experiences it can provide, travel is not cheap. The U.S. Travel Association estimates that in 2013, domestic and international travelers spent $621.4 billion on leisure vacations alone. Even if you manage to hack a deal on your flight or hotel …

Top five home routers for Wi-Fi Calling

Since the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are the first Apple phones that support both the 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard and Wi-Fi Calling, the cell coverage for your smartphone has just jumped to a new level. So what is Wi-Fi Calling?<p>This is a technology that allows smartphones to deliver voice calls and text …

Wi-Fi

How Europe's borders changed over 2000 years