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Marvel’s Black Widow movie finally has a director

Lore’s Cate Shortland will direct the film<p>A film starring Scarlett Johansson’s Marvel Cinematic Universe character has been rumored for the past few years, but that rumor now seems much closer to reality. Cate Shortland (<i>Lore, Berlin Syndrome</i>) has signed on to direct the long-overdue film, …

Marvel Universe

Best Free Movie Apps for Mac and iPhone

- Jul 12, 2018<p>From Netflix to iTunes, there are no shortage of ways to watch video content on your macOS or iOS devices. But many of these services …

iOS Apps

Don't Fall for This Scam Claiming You Were Recorded Watching Porn

There’s a twisted new sextortion scam going around.<p>Some reports have been shared by Bleeping Computer, Krebs on Security, and TechCrunch of a new …

Internet

Many asteroids might be remnants of five destroyed worlds, scientists say

In the beginning, the solar system was little more than a cloud of dust and gas. Then cold temperatures caused the center of the cloud to collapse, forming the sun. The newborn star lit up with nuclear fusion, sending light and heat out into the spinning circumstellar disk. Soon that material …

Universe

How to See Who's On Your Wi-Fi

Is your internet sluggish? If you suspect a neighbor is stealing your Wi-Fi, these two apps can help you identify devices using your connection and …

Wi-Fi

Woman calls the police on a black representative campaigning in Oregon

<b>(CNN) —</b> A black Oregon state representative says someone called the police on her while she was canvassing door-to-door in her district.<p>Rep. Janelle Bynum represents District 51, which includes the area of Clackamas County, where she was campaigning.<p>In a Facebook post Tuesday, the Democrat wrote …

bynum

How to Block Robocalls and Spam Calls

Are you getting too many phone calls from spammers and telemarketers? You can take several steps to battle against those annoying, unknown …

Apps

Wi-Fi security is starting to get its biggest upgrade in over a decade

WPA3 certification starts today<p>Wi-Fi devices have been using the same security protocol for over a decade. But today, that’ll begin to change: the Wi-Fi Alliance, which oversees adoption of the Wi-Fi standard, is beginning to certify products that support WPA3, the successor to the WPA2 security …

Wi-Fi

She got her son back after suing the Trump administration

<b>(CNN) —</b> The mother rushed toward her son the second he stepped off the jetway. Then she teared up.<p>In the waiting area of Gate C14 at Baltimore Washington International Airport, she wrapped a blanket around him, cradled his head in her arms and wept.<p>"I love you," she said in Spanish, between sobs.<p>It …

Immigration

How Mexico Could Force America’s Hand on Immigrants

Five Latin American countries are trying a humanitarian legal maneuver to change America’s treatment of families at the border. Now what?<p>What happens next on the U.S. border? Though Donald Trump’s executive order on Wednesday released some political pressure by keeping immigrant families together …

The death of the unarmed teen killed by an East Pittsburgh police officer is ruled a homicide

<b>(CNN) —</b> The unarmed 17-year-old who was shot and killed by police in East Pittsburgh earlier this week died of a gunshot wound to the "trunk," the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office said Friday.<p>The manner of Antwon Rose's death was listed as homicide.<p>The medical examiner's brief report did …

Law Enforcement

As more Dems reject corporate PAC money, a Texas Senate candidate's PAC-free campaign pays off

WASHINGTON – Rep. Beto O’Rourke said his frustration with fundraising finally boiled over when he was scolded for his vote on a 2014 farm bill amendment.<p>A consultantadmonished the Texas Democrat and said he owed an explanation, not to his constituents, but to a big-money, special interest group …

U.S. Politics

Mexico's World Cup Win May Have Caused a Man-Made Earthquake in Mexico City

You could say Mexico fans were shook.<p>The 2018 FIFA World Cup had its first major upset on Sunday after Mexico beat Germany — the 2014 World Cup …

Mexico City

Letter: High court ruling on flag burning may quiet anthem uproar

Those in uproar over anthem should know about high court ruling on flag burning<p>Playing the national anthem at sporting events strikes me as an …

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda Opens Up About Life After Chester Bennington

Mike Shinoda is painting differently these days. In the months since the death of his foil in Linkin Park, singer Chester Bennington, the rapper, …

Music

15 tech upgrades you can get for free

You’ve spent so much money already – on a laptop, tablet, computer, router, network extender, printer and smartphone. You’ve signed up for the internet, and you’re paying monthly fees. You’ll be relieved to know that a lot of tech is free.<p>Open-source software is like the generic brands you find in …

Software

It's Become Impossible for Republicans to Deny Their Party Is Racist

Stop acting shocked that a Confederate-loving candidate won in Virginia's primary.<p>When Corey Stewart won the Virginia Republican Senate primary on Tuesday, the reaction from some corners of the GOP was shock and dismay that the party had nominated an overt white nationalist for such an important …

He Started Vaping As A Teen And Now Says Habit Is 'Impossible To Let Go'

The debate over the health risks of Juul, vaping and e-cigarettes is now spilling into the public square. In one of the most restrictive measures nationwide, San Francisco voters in June upheld by a large majority — nearly 70 percent — a ban on the sale of flavored vaping products, as well as …

Public Health

Father's Day 2018: The best tech gifts Dad will actually use | ZDNet

Soundcore Flare<p>I've tested many portable Bluetooth speakers, and none come close to the room-filling, immersive power of the Soundcore Flare. In …

How to increase your privacy online

In light of the recent Facebook scandals, we’ve become increasingly aware of how much data we leave behind online. Some of our data gets there because we hand it over to websites willingly, but a lot of it doesn’t happen that way. We leave involuntary trails behind us as we browse the web, and …

Privacy

Trump hit Mexico with steel tariffs. Mexico is hitting back — and targeting Republicans.

Mexico wants to hit industries in GOP strongholds as the midterm elections approach.<p>Five days after President Trump imposed a new set of heavy tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum imports, Mexico hit back, announcing its own set of sweeping tariffs on US pork, steel, cheese, bourbon, apples, and …

Samuel L. Jackson's Tweet About Trump & The National Anthem Is Super Heated

Recently, people have been questioning if President Trump knows the words to America's most patriotic songs, and on Tuesday, a prominent actor joined …

‘It’s Horrendous’: The Heartache of a Migrant Boy Taken From His Father

When he landed in Michigan in late May, all the weary little boy carried was a trash bag stuffed with dirty clothes from his dayslong trek across Mexico, and two small pieces of paper — one a stick-figure drawing of his family from Honduras, the other a sketch of his father, who had been arrested …

Immigration

VPNFilter router malware from Russia affects way more devices

A piece of malware believed to originate from Russia that began doing the rounds two weeks ago is affecting far more routers than we first learned.<p>Researchers from Cisco previously noted that the malware, dubbed VPNFilter, infected more than 500,000 routers in over 50 countries and is capable of …

4 takeaways on Donald Trump's absolutely appalling statement on the Eagles' White House visit

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Monday night, Donald Trump decided to uninvite the Philadelphia Eagles from the White House because some members of the Super Bowl champs weren't planning to attend Tuesday's ceremony due to disagreements with the President.<p>Here's the key part of the statement:<p><i>"The Philadelphia Eagles</i> …

Donald Trump

The Trump effect: New study connects white American intolerance and support for authoritarianism

Since the founding of the United States, politicians and pundits have warned that partisanship is a danger to democracy. George Washington, in his Farewell Address, worried that political parties, or factions, could "allow cunning, ambitious and unprincipled men" to rise to power and subvert …

Political Science

Captain America's 'Infinity War' phone number was supposed to be real

678-136-7092. <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> shared Captain America's phone number with the world.<p>It didn't actually work, much to the chagrin of fans …

Browsing porn in incognito mode isn't nearly as private as you think | Dylan Curran

People clear their search history and caches and think this information just disappears<p>Ctrl-shift-N: the wondrous keyboard shortcut to start an incognito tab in Google Chrome. You hesitantly type in your odious search, and find the porn site which in that moment you feel a magnetizing attraction to.<p>…

Privacy

FBI says Russians hacked hundreds of thousands of home and office routers

The FBI warned on Friday that Russian computer hackers had compromised hundreds of thousands of home and office routers and could collect user information or shut down network traffic.<p>The US law enforcement agency urged the owners of many brands of routers to turn them off and on again and download …

Routers

The FBI wants you to reboot your router NOW to help destroy a botnet

Remember when the world discovered that <i>over half a million routers</i> have been infected with sophisticated "VPNFilter" malware that could, among other things, cut off access to the internet or be used for Russian spying?<p>Today, the FBI is asking everyone -- yes, <i>everyone --</i> to reboot their routers …

Routers