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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 …

iOS

Sycamore Row

• <b>Author:</b> John Grisham<p>In the long-awaited successor to the novel that launched his phenomenal career, John Grisham brings us the powerful follow-up to <i>A Time to Kill,</i> which can be read as a sequel or as a standalone thriller. As filled with page-turning twists as it is with legal mastery, <i>Sycamore Row</i> …

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 …

Islamic State (ISIS)

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 …

Airplanes

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" …

Women's Fashion

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 …

Biotechnology

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 …

R. Kelly

Why I hate being a black man

We espouse 'black is beautiful', but the true image of blackness is ugly. If we confront our self-hatred, maybe we'll have real pride<p>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 …

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 …

Hypnosis

Big Freedia Sets Twerking Guinness World Record

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

Singer defends her controversial VMAs routine, comparing it with the 'how-to' on drug production that is the hit TV show<p>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 …

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

Google makes remotely managing and wiping your device easy and effective<p>Back at the beginning of August Google unveiled a new service called "Android …

Wiping

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 …

Literature

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>…

Medical Technology

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 …

College & University

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

From Miley Cyrus to Major Lazer, pop promos have become filled with sexualised representations of minority women. Now it's time to take a stand, says Ikamara Larasi<p>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 …

Why Everyone Should Buy From You Instead of the Competition

CEO of Steiner Sports Marketing and Memorabilia<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, …

eCommerce

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> …

Periodic Table

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 …

Viral

"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 …

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 …