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India Declares Freedom Of Sexual Orientation A Fundamental Right

Another win for love.<p>India’s Supreme Court has given the country’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and trans community the freedom to safely express their sexual orientation. In a historic decision on Thursday, the nine-judge panel declared that an individual’s sexual orientation is protected under the …

LGBTQI

How to prevent root login on your Linux servers

If you're overly paranoid about security (which you should be), you might want to consider blocking root logins on your Linux servers. Here's how to …

Linux

CIA uses a secret tool to spy on NSA, FBI and other intel partners

Apparently, nobody's exempt from the CIA's intelligence gathering, not even its own intelligence partners. According to a set of documents published by WikiLeaks, the CIA uses a tool called "ExpressLane" that hides behind a fake software update to collect information from agencies around the world …

Surveillance
Donald Trump

Elusive Neutrinos Detected in Never-Before-Seen Interaction

Forty-three years ago, theoretical physicist Daniel Freedman predicted that neutrinos, the little-understood and elusive particles that travel …

Physics

Scientists successfully infiltrate computer using malware coded into DNA

‘We wanted to understand what new computer security risks are possible’<p>In what reads like science fiction becoming reality, researchers at the University of Washington have been able to successfully infect a computer with malware coded into a strand of DNA. In order to see if a computer could be …

Malware

How Fonts Are Fueling the Culture Wars | Backchannel

<b>Typography is undergoing</b> a public renaissance. Typography usually strives to be invisible, but recently it’s become a mark of sophistication for …

Stephen Hawking: Automation and AI is going to decimate middle class jobs

In a column in The Guardian, the world-famous physicist wrote that "the automation of factories has already decimated jobs in traditional manufacturing, and the rise of artificial intelligence is likely to extend this job destruction deep into the middle classes, with only the most caring, creative …

The Future

Microsoft co-founder's academic search engine adds neuroscience

Researchers, scientists and academics around the world publish roughly 2.5 million scientific papers each year, on top of a backlog of more than 50 million papers dating back to 1665. Plus, the rate at which researchers publish these academic papers keeps rising, <i>a la</i> Moore's Law. It's impossible …

Get Your Files Back From A Damaged SD Card

<b>Get Your Files Back From A Corrupted Or Damaged SD Card</b><p>My SD Card Is Damaged<p>SD card is closely related to this digital technology era, bringing much …

The Cruel Beauty of Hieronymus Bosch: 500 Years of Breathtaking Imagery

Pieter van Huystee’s documentary ‘Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil’ is a fascinating tribute to the Dutch master.<p>This year, 500 annums after …

Risk From Linux Kernel Hidden in Windows 10 Exposed at Black Hat

LAS VEGAS—Embedded within some versions of the latest Windows 10 update is a capability to run Linux. Unfortunately, that capability has flaws, which …

Microsoft Publicly Blasts Apple Inc (AAPL) for Lack of Innovation

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is doing its consumers a big disservice by not bringing innovation to their old computers, says Brian Hall – general manager …

Armageddon asteroid ‘on course to pulverise Earth’

NASA will soon launch a probe to study an asteroid that crosses Earth’s orbit every six years and could pulverise the planet.

Space

Fusion 8.2 now on Mac/Windows/Linux, for free

Blackmagic Design has announced that Fusion, a high-end VFX package, is now available on Linux as well as Mac OS X and Windows. Fusion 8.2 is a free …

Linux

Largest ever map of the universe points to mysterious ‘dark energy’

The largest ever 3D map of the universe strengthens astronomers’ belief that three quarters of the cosmos is made of an unknown substance: ‘dark energy’<p>It is hard to know whether it’s a success or a failure but modern astronomy tells us that almost three quarters of the universe is in the form of …

Dark Matter

New advance in 3D graphics may make the next Avengers movie look even more realistic

Are you having trouble distinguishing real life objects from digital creations in the latest movies and TV shows? Well, things are only going to get …

TV shows

7 Crazy Successful Instagram Business Accounts You Need to Follow

Change your professional destiny! Take a page from the playbooks of these inspirational Instagram superstar brands.<p>Like a lot of other social networks, Instagram was initially dismissed as an online playground for kids with little value for marketing or advertising. (Remember when people said the …

User Generated Content

3tags.org

The next wearable technology could be your skin

Technology can be awkward. Our pockets are weighed down with ever-larger smartphones that are a pain to pull out when we’re in a rush. And attempts …

WiFi spec update promises to double your wireless speeds

You might not have to wait until 802.11ad arrives in earnest to get a big boost in WiFi network speeds. The Wi-Fi Alliance has officially debuted the 802.11ac wave 2 standard, which promises a big leap in speed without reinventing the wheel. It doubles the bandwidth per channel, which could double …

Mobile app designers will want this updated piece of paper

If you’re designing apps or Webpages for mobile, chances are you sketch ideas out before you commit them to Photoshop (or Sketch!). To help, there’s been an update to a piece of paper (yes, I’m serious).<p>A dot-grid paper meant for iOS design is now ready for current hardware, and has been updated …

Raspberry Pi Zero now comes camera-ready

DIY point-and-shoot, anyone?<p>The smaller, more affordable version of Raspberry Pi now comes with an onboard camera connector. The founder of Raspberry Pi writes that, with some "dumb luck" and some clever rearranging of the small computer board, the team was able to fit the connector on the side …

Raspberry Pi

Chinese scientists genetically modify human embryos for the second time

With the same limitations as last year's breakthrough work<p>Scientists in China have reported genetically modifying human embryos in what is only the second published experiment of its kind. Last year, a different team of Chinese researchers edited human embryos in an attempt to remove genes …

Genetics

Study Finds Where You Lost Your Train of Thought

Researchers have found just where you lost your train of thought.<p>They’ve seen what’s happening in the brain at the moment we get startled and lose our train of thought, and they’ve turned up a link between that just-lost thought and one of the classic symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.<p>It might come …

The Brain

Scans Show The Brain Groups Words By Meaning

Scientists say they have made an atlas of where words' meanings are located in the brain. The map shows that words are represented in different regions throughout the brain's outer layer.<p>Moreover, the brains of different people map language in the same way. "These maps are remarkably consistent …

The Brain

5 Tips For Branding Yourself for Success

Success as a corporate executive, entrepreneur or professional requires careful, calculated branding, both to enter the arena and to stay in the game. Top corporate executives, Hollywood icons and high-profile athletes have long tapped into the branding model to create and build a personal brand. …

How To Land A First-Rate Graphic Design Internship

Finding A Good Internship<p>Finding a good graphic design internship is like a mini version of applying to college. You want something that’s high …

Employment

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Clients Before Every Web Design Project

There’s a certain feeling of creative refreshment that arises when taking on a new project. You’re moving away from the status quo to tackle unique …

The Razer Core graphics enclosure will cost $499

You can save $100 when pairing it with a Blade or Blade Stealth notebook<p>The Core graphics enclosure was one of Razer's more interesting announcements at CES this year, and today the company is revealing pricing and availability for the device. Available for preorder from Razer today and shipping …

Razer