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Huge iOS 9 security flaw lets anyone see your photos and contacts without a PIN – here’s how to stop it

There’s a lot to love in Apple’s newly released iOS 9 software. We told you about <b>all of iOS 9’s best new features</b> in an earlier article, and we also …

Sycamore Row

• <b>Author:</b> John Grisham<p><b>A sequel to A TIME TO KILL</b><p><b>He will make them pay . . .</b><p>Jake Brigance has never met Seth Hubbard, or even heard of him, until the old man's suicide note names him attorney for his estate. The will is dynamite. Seth has left ninety per cent of his vast, secret fortune to his …

The ISIS Hug of Death for Gays

The viral video of a couple being hugged before they were murdered by stoning is not only tragic, it tells you a lot about the killers.<p>First there …

Andreas Lubitz badgered pilot into leaving cockpit of Germanwings plane, black box reveals

Voice recorder reveals co-pilot of doomed flight encouraged the captain to go to the toilet so he could be left alone to crash the plane in the French Alps<p>Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of the doomed Germanwings flight, carefully planned his decision to lock the captain out of the cockpit and crash …

This Dress Becomes See-Through When It Detects The Person Wearing It Is Aroused

The Daily Dot reports there is now a couture dress that is so tech-savvy it can detect when you're turned on. When you are, the dress becomes transparent. It's called INTIMACY 2.0 (in caps), and it comes from Studio Roosegaarde, a "social design lab for interactive art, fashion, and architecture" …

Prisoners 'could serve 1,000 year sentence in eight hours'

Future biotechnology could be used to make prisoners feel as if they were serving a 1,000 year sentence, a team of scientists claim<p>Future biotechnology could be used to trick a prisoner's mind into thinking they have served a 1,000 year sentence, a group of scientists have claimed.<p>Philosopher …

Here Are The ‘Stomach-Churning’ Sex Crime Allegations Against R. Kelly That People Have Forgotten

Kelly was acquitted in 2008 in the trial accusing him of filming sex with a 13-year-old.<p>Still, the mountain of allegations against Kelly is significant enough that DeRogatis has criticized media outlets like Pitchfork for letting him headline a music festival this summer and Jezebel for positively …

Why I hate being a black man

Every time I sit on a crowded street car, bus, or subway train in Toronto, I know I will have an empty seat next to me. It's like a broken record. Sometimes I don't mind having the extra space, but other times I feel awkward, uncomfortable, and annoyed.<p>I know I have good hygiene, I dress …

Stranded boy flies back from Dubai under hypnosis

A 12-year-old boy stranded in Dubai by an extreme fear of flying has finally arrived back in the UK.<p>Joe Thompson's family spent £40,000 on cancelled flights, phobia therapy and accommodation during their unexpected stay.<p>But the schoolboy was finally coached through his fear by cognitive behavioural …

Big Freedia Sets Twerking Guinness World Record

Miley Cyrus: is twerking worse than cooking meth on Breaking Bad?

Miley Cyrus has responded to criticism of her raunchy VMAs performance, saying she isn't racist, insisting she wasn't "trying to be sexy", and comparing her twerky bacchanalia to the murderous meth cookery of the hit TV show Breaking Bad.<p>"America is just so weird in what they think is right and …

How to: Set up Android Device Manager to lock and wipe your phone

Back at the beginning of August Google unveiled a new service called "Android Device Manager" that let you locate and remotely wipe your phones and …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

The pill that can text from inside the body

Scientists are set to trial a new ‘digital pill’ which can send a text to relatives and doctors from inside the body.<p>It is hoped the pills could be used to cut the number of drugs that are wasted each year as well as alert family members if medication isn’t being taken properly by elderly relatives.<p>…

The 15 Best Universities In The World

The 2013 version of the most widely read university comparison rankings have been released.<p>The QS World University Rankings® considers more than 2,000 schools and evaluates more than 700 to rank the world's best and compare rankings by region, subject, academic field, research, reputation, and …

Why do music videos portray black women as exotic sex objects?

As a music lover born in 1989, I was so excited when the digital television revolution came to our house and gave me access to limitless music videos. Just six years later, when I turned 17, I stopped watching them, sick of the misogyny and racism I was seeing.<p>In these videos, women are usually …

Why Everyone Should Buy From You Instead of the Competition

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sally sells seashells by the seashore. The shells Sally sells are surely from the sea.<p>Not only that, but Sally lovingly hand paints each one. A graduate of Rhode Island School of Design, Sally's shells are tiny masterpieces. She …

Rhode Island

Raven-Symone And Girlfriend Attend LudaDay In Atlanta

Raven-Symoné was spotted this past weekend with her girlfriend, model AzMarie Livingston, at the LudaDay Weekend Celebrity Pool Party in Atlanta.<p>It's the first public appearance for the couple since the former Disney star put long-held rumors about her sexual orientation to rest last month, when …

The Best, Worst And Just Plain Embarrassing Wardrobe Malfunctions

It happens to the best of them and the worst of them: wardrobe malfunctions. The unintentional fashion gaffe can make even the most composed celebrity trip, fall, hide, grab and groan -- not to mention, it makes for some very entertaining photos.<p>Launch our slideshow below to see our mega gallery of …

Meet 115, the Newest Element on the Periodic Table

The extremely heavy element was just confirmed by scientists in Sweden.<p><b>If you've learned all the elements from actinium to zirconium, it's time to head back to the periodic table, where there's a new, extremely heavy element in town.</b><p><b>The new element doesn't have an official name yet, so scientists</b> …

The Miley Cyrus Twerking Backlash, For Idiots

So, in case you have been in a coma lately, you should know that Miley Cyrus twerked her way through a pretty controversial performance at the VMAs. It's almost as if all other news has stopped and Syria no longer matters. Here's the crucial info: Miley humped a bear, simulated oral sex on an …

Twerk, Selfie, Bitcoin, Others Added To Oxford Dictionary As Silicon Valley, Middle Schoolers Push English Language Forward

The Oxford Dictionaries Online is adding a slew of words, from bitcoin to twerk.<p>Before you completely lose it, the Oxford Dictionaries Online is separate from the Oxford English Dictionary, though both are published by the Oxford University Press. The ODO changes much more frequently, and has added …

Yemeni girl's speech against child marriage goes viral

YouTube screen shot of Nada al-Ahdal.<p>A video of an 11-year-old Yemeni girl's account of escaping her arranged marriage has gone viral. In the 3-minute clip, Nada al-Ahdal says she would rather die than get married at her age and calls the potential marriage "criminal."<p>According to a report in NOW …

"Poverty is the sinking feeling when your small boy finishes his one Weetabix and says: 'More, Mummy, bread and jam please, Mummy,' as you're wondering whether to take the TV or the guitar to the pawnshop first." Jack Monroe: the face of modern poverty http://t.gu.com/nfaqV Photograph by Martin Godwin

Is religion good or evil? | Middle East

With the headlines covering fanaticism, fundamentalism, superstition and ignorance, religion is getting a bad press these days. And much of the conflict in the world, from the Middle East to Nigeria and Myanmar, is often blamed on religion.<p>But how are things from a different perspective? Some …

How To Stay Out Of Jail: Lessons Learned From The 'Queen Of IRS Tax Fraud'

Crime doesn’t pay. Despite using money from crime to temporarily fund a lavish lifestyle, Rashia Wilson of Tampa, Florida, learned her lesson the hard way this week. While she was briefly able to cash in on her crimes before landing a record prison sentence, the details of her spree read like a …

Nigerians use phones to detect fake drugs

Mobile phones are being used to detect fake medicine sold in Nigeria.<p>Customers send a text message to the country's drug enforcement agency and get a reply confirming the medicine's authenticity.<p>Al Jazeera's Yvonne Ndege reports from Lagos.

Able-bodied woman wants surgeon to make her paraplegic

Using a wheelchair is not something able-bodied people normally dream of doing – unless they’re Chloe Jennings-White.<p>The 58-year-old longs to be a …

Cory Monteith: the Glee star's death is an all-too familiar teen idol plotline

The night before it was announced that Cory Monteith, the 31-year-old star of the hugely popular and very fun TV show Glee, was found alone and dead …