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Google Glass Only Costs $150 To Make, But $1,500 To Buy: Report

Wednesday is the first day that any American with $1,500 burning a hole in their pocket can buy Google Glass, Google announced Tuesday in a Google+ post.<p>There are a lot of reasons not to buy Google Glass. It's super weird looking. It might get stolen off your face. People might think you're a …

Hole In WhatsApp For Android Lets Hackers Steal Your Conversations

As part of what is predominantly an Android security issue, a CTO and consultant has discovered a vulnerability in WhatsApp encryption that could allow another app to access and read all of a user’s chat conversations within it.<p>Bas Bosschert, the CTO at DoubleThink, has posted his own method for …

Eat these 10 nutrient-rich foods to promote longevity

If you eat a high-protein diet, you might want to put down your knife and fork. According to a study published last week in Cell Metabolism, following a protein-packed diet may increase your risk of early death.<p>After tracking 6,381 adults aged 50 and over for 18 years, the researchers found people …

Typing 'sex' into a 1995 chat room changed my life

<i>To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web, each member of the Wired.co.uk team is revisiting their very first memories of using it --</i> …

The Flight of the Birdman: Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Speaks Out

Last April, Dong Nguyen, a quiet 28-year-old who lived with his parents in Hanoi, Vietnam, and had a day job programming location devices for taxis, …