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Now Is a Good Time to Check What Third-Party Apps You Have Connected to Facebook

This weekend <i>The New York Times</i> reported that 50 million Facebook users had their profile information harvested by the Trump-connected data analytics …

Apps

Raspberry Pi goes Android Auto: Now you can build your own cheap car head unit

Why buy a finished Android Auto head unit when you can hack one together with a Raspberry Pi 3?<p><i>Video: A guide to Raspberry Pi in 60 seconds</i><p>A …

We Played a Game on Switch That Teaches You Japanese

With the new year comes some New Year’s resolutions. One of mine is that I’ve always wanted to learn Japanese. I’ve tried twice to teach myself …

Language Learning

It Snowed in the Sahara and the Photos Are Breathtaking

Look, I know we cover a lot of the bad types of weather here. Wildfires, droughts, extreme cold, hurricanes. But allow me to make it up to you with …

Weather

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Found to Help Teeth Repair Themselves in Just 6 Weeks

We're so down for that!<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

Apple Plans to Release a Cellular-Capable Watch to Break iPhone Ties

Apple Inc. is planning to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks, a move designed to …

Apple

'Star Wars: Jedi Challenges' lets you train your light saber skills in augmented reality

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

6 Brain Augmentations That Will Help You Work Faster and Smarter by 2030 | Inc.com

By 2030, we might look a little like the Borg from <i>Star Trek</i>.<p>Sidestepping all of the issues with how we will look and the long-term effects, a neuroscientist has predicted that we will use brain augmentations by 2030. (Some of the most advanced functions like expanded memory could take much …

Augmented Reality

If your home wifi router is on this list, it might be vulnerable to CIA hacking tools

For the past four months, WikiLeaks has been slowly publishing a series of documents that describe a plethora of hacking tools, which the anti-secrecy organization says belong to the US Central Intelligence Agency. The latest release, published June 15, is a batch of documents describing tools that …

Wi-Fi

How to build your own VPN if you’re (rightfully) wary of commercial options | Ars Technica

While not perfect, either, cloud hosting providers have a better customer data record.<p>In the wake of this spring's Senate ruling nixing FCC privacy …

ISPs

The world’s best mesh Wi-Fi system now boosts any router you already have

By now you’ve undoubtedly heard about mesh Wi-Fi systems even if you don’t already own one. These next-generation wireless internet solutions use a …

Gadget ring lets you feel your loved one's heartbeat even when you're not with them

Rings are a symbol of commitment that allow people to carry constant reminders of their loved ones around with them.<p>But despite having been around …

Rose Gold
Cybersecurity

Here's a flying car you will actually be able to buy this year

Flying cars are the future, right? In the 1960s, the world imagined a future in which anyone could afford to take a drive above the scenery, but the …

Prototypes

Google’s AutoDraw uses machine learning to help you draw like a pro

Drawing isn’t for everyone. I, for one, am definitely not very good at it. But with AutoDraw, Google is launching a new experiment today that uses machine learning algorithms to match your doodles with professional drawings to make you look like you know what you’re doing.<p>You can use AutoDraw on …

Machine Learning

How I made my own VPN server in 15 minutes

People are (rightfully) freaking out about their privacy as the Senate voted to let internet providers share your private data with advertisers. While it’s important to protect your privacy, it doesn’t mean that you should sign up to a VPN service and tunnel all your internet traffic through VPN …

Information Systems

The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

Venture Capital

How To: Set Up a Headless Raspberry Pi Hacking Platform Running Kali Linux

The Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized computer that can crack Wi-Fi, clone key cards, break into laptops, and even clone an existing Wi-Fi network …

Raspberry Pi

Removing User Admin Rights Mitigates 94% of All Critical Microsoft Vulnerabilities

Just by preventing access to admin accounts, a system administrator could safeguard all the computers under his watch and prevent attackers from …

Your TV is probably tracking you -- here's how to stop it

Internet-connected smart TVs and streaming devices from Vizio, LG, Samsung, Sony, Roku, Google and others can all spy on your viewing habits. Here's how to stop them.<p>When you unpacked your new TV or streamer for the first time, you probably couldn't wait to start watching it. In the excitement to …

Smart TV

How to turn your iPhone or Android smartphone into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

iPhone 5

Samsung mobile phone sales fall to lowest level in five years

Samsung’s mobile phone sales have fallen to their lowest level in five years amid a slowdown in the global smartphone market, intense Chinese competition and the bungled launch of its Note 7 phone.<p>It was the third consecutive annual decline in mobile sales at Samsung Electronics, the dominant …

Extradited 'El Chapo' Guzman arrives in US; hearing set for Friday

<b>(CNN) —</b> Drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, a legend in Mexico through his dramatic prison escapes and years of staying just ahead of the law, arrived late Thursday in New York after his extradition to the United States.<p>Guzman will appear Friday in a federal courtroom in Brooklyn, where he will …

Mexico

Trump claims astounding victory as America's 45th president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump claimed his place Wednesday as America's 45th president, an astonishing victory for the celebrity businessman and political novice who capitalized on voters' economic anxieties, took advantage of racial tensions and overcame a string of sexual assault allegations on …

Donald Trump

This Is How You Can Refine Gold at Home

In case you had any lying around.<p>You'd be forgiven for thinking that things like the process of refining gold are complex and complicated procedures that can only be performed in special labs and factories by seasoned and experienced professionals with a wealth of custom equipment. And if you want …

Oil Refineries

Microsoft's wacky AI app matches you with a dog breed

Artificial intelligence (AI) is getting pretty good at identifying people, but before it starts looking for Sarah Connor, Microsoft's Garage team is having fun with it. Last time, the group released an app that (poorly) guessed your age, and the latest app, Fetch, determines what dog breed you'd be …

Pre-order all the latest tech from CES 2016 on Amazon

Even though CES 2016 isn’t <i>technically</i> underway quite yet, there have already been quite a few interesting announcements from various tech companies thus far. If you’re interested in anything that’s been announced and are wondering where you can purchase these new products, we’ve got just the thing …

Smart Homes
Geek

Meet the Guys Gaming Luxury Travel on an Economy Budget

Meet the Guys Gaming Luxury Travel on an Economy BudgetPhotograph by Victor Prado. Set Design by Peter Davis for Mary Howard Studio.I'm going to take …

Luxury Travel