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Beware the dangers of a smart home, warns this funny ad | AdAge

Advances in technology comes with drawbacks--there's the huge concern about privacy, of course, as well as more basic issues, like when all that …

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18 Best Oud Colognes for The Man of Luxury

If you’ve never heard of oud before, you’re not alone. Despite long being popular in the Middle East, oud, which is also known as […]

Beauty

This New Gin Claims It Won’t Give You a Hangover

Hangovers suck. There is literally no way around that. Sure, when you’re twenty-one you might be able to bounce back and go get some Bojangles like …

Alcohol

4 Stocks that Turned $10,000 into More Than $200,000

Stocks that grow your investment 20-fold don't come along often, but some big winners in the tech space have done that and more.<p>Stocks that turn …

Forget Bitcoin, These Four Stocks Are Up More Than 1,000% in 2017

Bitcoin is all the rage, but there are also a handful of stocks that have equaled the digital currency’s gravity-defying surge this year.<p>Lesser-known …

This the greatest beach on Earth (according to the experts)

Tucked away in the Caribbean and boasting some of the clearest waters and softest white sand you’re likely to come across, Grace Bay Beach in the Turks and Caicos Islands has been named the best in the world in a survey of travel experts.<p>A 12-mile stretch on the island of Providenciales, and …

Reader poll: Ready to try your hand at cryptocurrency mining?

As the price for Bitcoin rises and falls dramatically, more users are wondering how they can get in on the action — and for good reason. Earning a …

Bitcoin

Startling maps show every terrorist attack worldwide over the last 20 years

With fears of attacks around the world at a high, Carnegie Mellon researchers teamed up with Robert Muggah, a global security expert and director of the think tank Igarapé Institute, to visualize terror risks from a bird's-eye view.<p>Together, they created Earth TimeLapse, an interactive platform …

Oh, You Didn't Hear? NASA Dropped the Hottest Mixtape of 2016

While you were busy celebrating the holidays, NASA dropped the hottest mixtape of 2016. The Goddard Space Flight Center—where engineers and …

Top 5 Best Places To Travel In 2017 - Europe's Best Destinations

Related: Top Five Best<p>Where in Europe should you travel to in 2017? What are the best destinations, both in the city and in the country? What I don’t …

Monte Carlo Bay Hotel Review

Related: Monte Carlo<p>Location: Monaco<p>Companion Reviews<p>I watched the Monte Carlo Bay being built and first stayed at this wonderful hotel soon after it …

This Video Shows How Much More There Is to France Than Paris

Paris may be one of the most beautiful cities on Earth, but as far as the rest of France is concerned, Paris is not France. France is so much …

Mass internet disruption caused by DDoS attack on DNS company Dyn (update)

A major cyberattack affected hundreds of websites today, including the <i>New York Times</i>, Reddit, Twitter, Spotify, and eBay.<p>The attack actually centered on Dyn, a New Hampshire-based company that offers a platform to optimize websites’ online performance. This includes monitoring and controlling …

The 20+ Best Places to Live for Everything You Might Want

Use this guide to find your perfect locale.<p>Whether you're looking for the lowest crime rates, the best parks or the most picturesque beach, these are the cities that rise to the top.

Mozart doesn't make babies smarter — and other brain myths debunked

The brain is the most amazing organ in the human body. Somehow, this collection of billions of cells gives rise to thoughts, feelings, action — all the things that make us who we are.<p>So it's no wonder that there are lots of misconceptions about how this three-pound hunk of flesh actually works. …

8 Outback Towns in Australia You Need to Visit Now

Thrill seekers flock to Australia to experience all this country has to offer, but to really get off the ol' beaten track, travelers with a taste for the unknown are turning to the outback towns in Australia, where lonely landscapes stretch to the sun, mining history tells the story of challenges …

National Parks

Here Are the Best Movies of 2016 So Far

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Movies

Transmission, the adware-free BitTorrent for Mac, gets surprise update after two years

<i>Update: Some builds were infected by malware. Version 2.92 is clean and removes the malware files.</i><p>uTorrent may be the most popular BitTorrent app for the Mac, but the open-source Transmission client has its fans among those who want to steer clear of all the adware. The app doesn’t bundle toolbars, …

BitTorrent

Watch out! This Android malware melds to your OS, and is near impossible to delete

Security company Lookout is warning Android device owners about a new type of malware app, which not only secretly roots your phone, but also …

Apps

Listen up CIOs! IBM saves $270/ employee who switches from a Windows PC to a MacBook

IBM noted recently that it had seen dramatically lower usage of IT support by those employees who switched from Windows PCs to Macs. Apple has now quantified the cost savings this has generated, noting that the combination of reduced support and increased residual values of Macs meant that IBM …

Tim Cook

Chinese recipes from Neil Perry's Spice Temple

My love of Chinese food – first eating it and then cooking it – goes back to my earlier memories of my father. Memories of him and me walking through …

Flying with babies and young children: A survival guide

The look on the young man's face is one of sheer horror, and I can hardly blame him: the window seat he's been allocated is not only next to a couple …

Intel Has 1,000 Employees Working on LTE Modem Chip for the Next-Generation iPhone

Intel has a thousand of its employees working on preparing the Intel 7360 LTE modem for Apple's iPhone 7 devices, reports <i>VentureBeat</i>. Apple is rumored to be switching to the Intel modem chip for some models of the iPhone 7, using it instead of the standard Qualcomm chips Apple has used for …

Noise Stacking – How to Shoot at High ISO Without the Noise

Shooting with a high ISO sensitivity naturally creates noisy images. We all know that. And removing that noise in post-production is difficult and …

Tutorials

The Superresolution Trick – How to Quadruple the Resolution of Your Camera

Have you ever dreamed of shooting with a megapixel monster camera and get images upwards of 50 Megapixel? Of course, these cameras are really …

Zombie spiders are slaves to their manipulative wasp masters

The study looked at the <i>Reclinervellus nielseni</i> wasp and the way it used and abused the <i>Cyclosa argenteoalba</i> spider - taking control of its mind and …

Google's internet balloons may provide internet to Sri Lanka

<b>Update 30th July:</b> Sources tell The Next Web that Google has not signed an agreement to deliver internet to Sri Lanka but has only opened discussions with the country.<p>Our source tells us that the company has signed a “Memorandum of Understanding” to open discussions but has not agreed to bring Loon …

Sri Lanka

3 Examples of Modern Simplicity

• 1 |<p>The first space is bright cheerful but not too busy. Colorful furnishings live in the same color family, giving a unified feeling to the living …