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Weeks after leaving and I'm still dreaming of majestic Patagonian landscapes. This incredible part of the world has a way of sticking with you long after you've left. Such astounding beauty down there. // photo by @jonathan_irish

Bridalveil Falls in Yosemite National Park, California

Meet the contractors analyzing your private data

Private companies are getting rich probing your personal information for the government. Call it Digital Blackwater<p>Amid the torrent of stories about the shocking new revelations about the National Security Agency, few have bothered to ask a central question. Who’s actually doing the work of …

Secret court lets NSA extend its trawl of Verizon customers' phone records

Latest revelation an indication of how Obama administration has opened up hidden world of mass communications surveillance<p>The National Security Agency has been allowed to extend its dragnet of the telephone records of millions of US customers of Verizon through a court order issued by the secret …

Revealed: how US and UK spy agencies defeat internet privacy and security

US and British intelligence agencies have successfully cracked much of the online encryption relied upon by hundreds of millions of people to protect the privacy of their personal data, online transactions and emails, according to top-secret documents revealed by former contractor Edward …

Evernote for iPhone and iPad updated to offer a more customizable experience

Evernote for iOS has been updated to make the note-taking app easier and faster to use, as well as more customizable, the company said in a blog post today.<p>Among the new features are redesigned New Note buttons that are larger and sit more prominently at the top of the screen, and the choice of …

A Surefire Way to Stop Hoarding Photos on Your Phone

We are all photographers thanks to smartphones. Millions of photos of sunsets, lunches, friends, kids, cats (so many cats), and selfies are taken …

500px Finally Allows iPad and iPhone Uploads

Popular photo sharing service 500px has updated its iOS app to finally allow users to upload photos directly from their phone. To date the app — which is also available for Android — has been read-only, with users forced to use the regular Web interface to add new images.<p>The service prides itself …

New iWatch Concept Video Envisions A Vertical, Notification-Based UI For An Apple Wearable

A new iWatch concept video produced by Fuse Chicken, the Cleveland-based design startup that’s currently funding a magnetic charging cable and dock for iPhone, imagines what a wrist-mounted Apple wearable computer might look like with a wraparound curved display and a vertical UI incorporating the …

Belkin WeMo smart home networks in danger of hacks

Researchers warn that more than 500,000 home automation devices have vulnerabilities that would allow attackers to remotely take control of thermostats, lighting, sprinkler systems, and more.<p>Smart home networks are rapidly gaining popularity, but some security experts worry that not enough …

Home Automation