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Logitech's latest mouse mat is a giant wireless charging pad

Genius!<p>It takes a lot to surprise me these days, but Logitech has done it. The PC gear company has just revealed a new Powerplay technology that builds wireless charging directly into its mouse pad, allowing compatible wireless mice to charge constantly while on the pad. As someone with bitter …

Nick Merrill: the man who may unlock the secrecy of the FBI's controversial subpoenas

27 November stands to mark a victory a decade in the making for Merrill, who was served with a national security letter in 2004 and said he was ‘terrified’ of revealing the extent of the information he was being asked to hand over<p>For over a decade, Nick Merrill could say nothing about the FBI …

Kim Davis Needs to Read the Bible Again

Kim Davis, the clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky, returns to her post soon, after spending five nights in jail and then a few more days recovering at home. A Pentecostal Christian, Davis says “God’s authority” instructs her not to issue licenses for gay marriage, even though the law compels her to. …

Faith

What Do You Say to a Roanoke Truther?

Trolls told Chris Hurst his grief over losing his girlfriend in the murders was a lie. But I’ve known him for years. Maybe, I thought, I could get …

Is Oklahoma about to execute an innocent man? Richard Glossip's supporters say yes

In a case that has drawn the attention of Sister Helen Prejean, Susan Sarandon and Senator Tom Coburn, attorney says Glossip was sentenced to death ‘because he’s poor’ as lawyers race to win a stay before Wednesday’s scheduled execution<p>Oklahoma death row inmate Richard Glossip may be running out of …

Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

This Is What It Feels Like to Treat Depression with Magic Mushrooms

We spoke to a woman who's been trialling a psilocybin micro-dose treatment for a month, and the doctor who devised the method.<p>When Sue* greets me, she's all sparkly eyes and smiles. Beaming, she shakes my hand firmly and, as she sits, talks animatedly about her dash from the office to our meeting. …

UK study finds increased risk of death in weekend hospital admissions

A study of more than 15 million hospital admissions in the UK has revealed that patients admitted Friday through Monday face as much as a 15 percent higher relative risk of death. The analysis, published in <i>The British Medical Journal,</i> reiterates findings of earlier UK studies into this so-called …

The History Behind Hating Lefties

Society seems to want to bring back division when it comes to which hands do which. Watch out, lefties.<p>A number of highly scientific studies …

Bill O’Reilly’s nonsense “nihilism”: Now the Fox News host is even lying about God

<b>(AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)</b><p>The Fox News personality dwells in deep illusion about faith and religion. It’s time we helped him see the light<p>Jeffrey Tayler<p>September 6, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>The Fox News megastar “No-Spin-meister” Bill O’Reilly spins with abandon, heedless of fact, without decent …

Religion

What Is It Like to Date When You Have Borderline Personality Disorder?

For those dealing with BPD, the trust and patience required by relationships can be a complicated issue.<p>Most people first encounter borderline personality disorder (BPD) on screen: It's the condition behind Glenn Close's character in <i>Fatal Attraction</i>. It's what Winona Ryder's character was diagnosed …

Apple’s plan to take on Netflix and Hulu is a brilliant move

With rumors that Apple has plans to launch a TV subscription service in early 2016, we’ve now seen reports that the company also has its eyes set on …

Some iPhone jailbreakers are in for a nasty surprise

More than a quarter-million Apple users from 18 different countries had accounts stolen after they made themselves vulnerable by jailbreaking their devices, researchers announced today.<p>The theft represents the largest known theft of Apple accounts caused by malware, according to Palo Alto Networks, …

Palo Alto Networks

How the new iPhone could save Apple

Apple is expected to unveil its latest device, the iPhone 6s (or 7), on September 9 in what should be a sigh of relief for investors, who have had a …

Japan plans largest ever defence budget to counter China's reach

Defence ministry requests £27bn amid concern over Beijing’s construction of artificial bases in the South China Sea and claims to Senkaku islands<p>Japan’s defence ministry has requested its biggest ever budget to bolster its ability to protect outlying islands in response to China’s growing military …

Champion of Breakfasts: What’s the Winning Egg Sandwich Recipe?

Fuel for weekend road trips and a host’s salvation in the face of hungry house guests, the breakfast sandwich is hard to improve on. These recipes and tips from top chefs show how to do it right<p>By<p>Elizabeth G. Dunn<p><b>I USED TO THINK</b> any food could be improved upon by waiter service and a well-set …

One more major Windows 10 hassle: Upgrading your computer might mess with your free Windows 10 activation

Windows 10 is one of the most praised, Microsoft products of the year, but the new operating system isn’t providing users with a hassle-free …

How Linux was born, as told by Linus Torvalds himself

Linux is 24 years old today. In 1996, he told me how it all started.<p>One of the most famous messages in all computing was posted exactly 24 years ago …

Linux

Switching to Ubuntu

Hey readers welcome, you are reading this article so I’ll assume you are using some other OS most likely Windows. But you wanna switch to …

24 years young: The best of Linux is yet to come

<i>Dr Gerald Pfeifer, senior director of product management and operations at</i> <i>SUSE</i><i>, looks back at 24 years of Linux and considers what the future may</i> …

Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch

Aside from their abnormal growth rates, cancerous cells aren't that much different from normal healthy tissue. That's why radiation and chemo treatments can't effectively target <i>just</i> tumors. However, a team of researchers from the Mayo Clinic believe they've discovered a mechanism that can rein in …

70% of North Korea's submarine fleet just vanished from South Korean radar

A spokesman for South Korea's Defense Ministry reportedly said that the North's mass submarine deployment was "unprecedented" and that the US and Seoul had responded by increasing their military surveillance.<p>"The number is nearly 10 times the normal level … we take the situation very seriously," …

North Korea

How to get Oracle Virtual Box 5.0 installed on (Ubuntu) Linux

Oracle's Virtual Box is one of the easiest to use virtual machines that run under Linux. Although we Linux users have reasons not to use Oracle's …

Advertising malware rates have tripled in the last year, according to report

Ad networks have been hit with a string of compromises in recent months, and according to a new report, many of the infections are making it through to consumers. A study published today by Cyphort found that instances of malware served by ad networks more than tripled between June 2014 and …