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With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

If your home wifi router is on this list, it might be vulnerable to CIA hacking tools

For the past four months, WikiLeaks has been slowly publishing a series of documents that describe a plethora of hacking tools, which the anti-secrecy organization says belong to the US Central Intelligence Agency. The latest release, published June 15, is a batch of documents describing tools that …

Wi-Fi

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

Hidden Tricks Inside Windows 10

Even if you think you know it all, you don't.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this …

Windows 10

Here’s how to tell if your web traffic travels through an NSA listening point

If you’ve ever wondered whether the National Security Agency (NSA) is monitoring your internet activity at any given moment, there’s now an app for …

Go Behind the Scenes At America's Greatest Failed Supercar Company

A documentary about Vector, the supercar company inspired by fighter jets, filmed in 1992 when Vector still existed.<p>Vector is a footnote in automotive history, but man, what a footnote. The company never managed to find success, but it produced some gloriously weird, genuinely quick supercars …

Nine of our favourite Lego car kits

Ferrari F40<p>Perhaps the finest supercar ever made meets arguably the world’s best toy. There are 1,158 pieces in this Ferrari F40 set, none of which …

Your Computer Can Build a Sweet City From Scratch

Your city might drive you crazy. But all that chaos exists only at the street level. From on high, cities follow rules: They bend around topography, …

Lamborghini Diablo Owner Plays With The White Stuff: Video

Doing donuts in the snow is one of life's great joys. It's fun doing reverse donuts with a Honda Civic, all-wheel-drive slides with a Subaru WRX, and …

Updated: Porsche 911 GT3 RS PDK vs. 911 GT3 PDK Drift Comparison Is Stunning

We've said it before and we'll say it again - you know drifting has truly become popular when a carmaker like Porsche, which used to work with …

1972 DeTomaso Pantera

This 1972 DeTomaso Pantera is described as a 3-owner, 50k-mile example that was modified in the 1980s with a a GT5 body kit (flares, spoiler, skirts) …

Eight Incredible Recreations of Unobtanium Historic Race Cars

Some of these cost the same as a new Ferrari, but they are so much cooler.<p>Yesterday we asked you what the greatest replica cars were. As always, we got a ton of answers. Here are the eight we saw repeated the most.

Google Maps shows what it knows about everywhere you've (ever) been

Google's Location History feature keeps track of the places your mobile device has been (if you opt-in and turn it on) and now you can look back through that data with "Your Timeline." Rolling out on the desktop and Android versions of Google Maps, its gives you an easy-to-navigate look at your …

How To Move A PC Game To Another Hard Drive (Without Re-Downloading It)

So you're running out of hard drive space (maybe on that fast-but-tiny SSD of yours), and you need to move a few of your PC games to another hard …

Tres Leches Cake

16 Servings<p>Hailing from Latin America, this tres leches cake gets its name from incorporating three kinds of milk: evaporated, condensed, and regular whole milk.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter (for pan)<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour plus more<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 …

Dessert

The Best Places on the Web to Geek Out Over Weather Science

Author: Samantha Oltman. Samantha Oltman Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.08.15.<p>Time of Publication: 3:27 pm. 3:27 pm<p>Topics of endless fascination to …

All the things Wired got hilariously wrong in its legendary 1997 story on how to 'save' Apple

Founder Steve Jobs had just rejoined after being kicked out years earlier — but wasn't in a position of any real authority. Microsoft was easily dominating the PC industry, and Apple's long-term prospects were looking bleak. The article was one of the best-read stories in tech at the time and came …

The Strange Evolution of OpenGL Part 3

So last time I described how OpenGL used to work in the pre-graphics card stone age. Those were simpler, clearer days. Yes, they were also slow as …

Game Development

You probably shouldn't be watching these webcam feeds

Sitting in the office. Tuning out your professor. Checking out of the end of a meeting. All the times you'd probably rather be on the golf course.<p>Which is what makes these live streams so dangerous.<p>The Old Course at St. Andrews and Pebble Beach are two world-class golf courses offering live feeds …

10 One-Pot Desserts in Under 30 Minutes

Fruity, buttery, creamy, chocolately, just about any which way we love desserts, but sometimes what's needed is a quick, sweet, after-dinner treat with minimal cleanup. Make one of these 10 desserts using just one pot, pan, or skillet -- or the food processor -- in 30 minutes or less.<p>And while …

Food

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5 fun multiplayer games for your Google Chromecast

You can do more with Google's HDMI dongle than just stream audio and video. Here are a few games that play nice with this low-cost media device.<p>Introduced nearly 18 months ago, Google's Chromecast has become a top-selling media streaming device. Thanks to its low price point ($35, £30, AU$50) and …

Board Games

You can play nearly 2,400 classic MS-DOS games for free right now

From Wolfenstein 3D to Prince of Persia, all in your browser<p>The Internet Archive is turning into one hell of an arcade. After releasing emulators so that you could play hundreds of Atari and arcade games right in your browser, the site has made its gaming library even bigger: starting now you can …

Overnight Blueberry French Toast Recipe

"This is a very unique breakfast dish. Good for any holiday breakfast or brunch, it's filled with the fresh taste of blueberries, and covered with a …

New Windows 7 Patch Is Effectively Malware, Disables Graphics Driver Updates And Windows Defender

*<i>Due to some valid complaints regarding my usage of the term “Malware,” I’ve updated the headline with a more accurate description of the Windows Update: “Badware,” which is unintentionally harmful software.</i><p>If you have Windows 7 set to automatically update every Tuesday, it may be time to …

King Ranch Chicken Casserole | Mandy's Recipe Box

King Ranch Chicken Casserole<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>30 mins<p>Total time<p>45 mins<p>Author: Mandy Bird<p>Serves: 8<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups chopped cooked chicken<br>• 1 …

Best Sims 4 Mods You Have to Download Right Now

1 of 102<p>While The Sims 4 is currently missing a ton of things that players still want to see, a dedicated community of modders has risen like a pack …

Mind-altering plants and fungi from peyote to coffee at Kew Gardens – in pictures

From the ancient Aztecs to Woodstock hippies, mind-altering plants have been used by different cultures for thousands of years, for everything from shamanic rituals to staying awake. A new exhibition at London’s Kew Gardens looks at some of the most popular. It runs until 12 October 2014