Lara Breithaupt

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Measles outbreak prompts political debate over vaccinations

An outbreak of measles has revived a latent but potent political debate over whether the government should mandate vaccinations and to what …

With Hollywood spending millions on new versions of age-old characters, from <i>Frozen</i>’s Snow Queen to Cinderella, fairytales are more popular than ever. But they’ve had to adapt, with lots of dark twists and no more sweet, biddable girls<p>“Forget villain,” the producers of <i>Frozen</i> declared when …

One policeman killed, two wounded in attack on Kenya coast camp

MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Suspected separatists killed a Kenyan policeman and critically wounded two more when they attacked a camp in the coastal county of Kilifi, a senior regional official said on Friday.<p>Albert Kobia, the county commissioner for Kilifi, said machete-wielding attackers raided …

iPad mini 3 Unveiled by Apple

The new iPad mini 3 was unveiled today at Apple’s iPad / Mac event.<p>As predicted, updates to the iPad mini line are not monumental this year. Touch ID for a more easy and secure access to the device (and for use with Apple Pay) is the biggest new feature. The iPad mini 3 also gets a 5MP iSight …

Want To Be More Persuasive? Bestselling Author Al Pittampalli Would Rather You Not

Search Amazon for books on persuasion, and you may be surprised to find over 6,000 titles on the subject. From classics like <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i> to more elusive titles on everything from mind control to hypnosis, it’s clear that our culture is fascinated, if not a little …

What Happens When A Professional Photographer Is Given A ‘Cheap Camera’

<b>Photography show</b> DigitalRev ropes in AFP photojournalist Alex Ogle for its latest video in the series ‘Pro Photographer, Cheap Camera Challenge’.<p><b>The</b> …

Canadians now have faster mobile data than you

Our Canadian neighbors have already been given a taste of Rogers' extremely data-friendly LTE, but now the carrier is officially rolling out its LTE-Advanced network across 12 different cities. In fact, it's the first North Amercian carrier to launch an LTE-A network, period. So? Well, that means …

First Look At 3D Camera App 3DAround

What if you could shoot those cool 360-degree, swivel-around photos you see on ecommerce sites or in The Matrix with just your smartphone? Then you’d be using the 3DAround camera app that launches next month from Dacuda, which gave TechCrunch an early peek. Simply hit record, revolve your camera …

The Mortal Instruments ~ A TV show??

Have you heard?? The Mortal Instruments, a wildly popular urban fantasy series, is going to be made into a tv show!<p>My learning of this news parallels …

Fake clown attacks put French police on alert and trigger vigilante response

French police are on high alert after fake clowns caused panic across France in a spreading phenomenon that has led to violence and a response by vigilantes.<p>Fourteen teenagers dressed as clowns and carrying pistols, knives and baseball bats were arrested outside a school in Agde, southern France, …