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Pence, addressing Jewish Republicans, condemns rash of anti-Semitic vandalism

LAS VEGAS – Vice President Mike Pence on Friday forcefully condemned a string of anti-Semitic acts of vandalism across the country, telling a group of powerful Jewish Republicans that such acts had “no place” in the country.<p>“Let me be very clear: We condemn these acts of vandalism and the people …

The Best VPN Services

The need for secure, anonymous connections to the Internet has increased considerably in the past few years, as more and more users come to realize …

ALEC (not Baldwin) is trying to destroy the environment

The corporate lobbying network American Legislative Exchange Council, commonly known as ALEC, is planning a new onslaught on a number of …

Climate

AirDroid Gets a Native Desktop App That Mirrors Your Android's Screen

Windows/Mac with Android: AirDroid is the best way to manage your Android phone from the web, and the latest iteration brings a desktop app with a …

Apps

Convergence Replacement Throwdown! DANE vs. TACK vs. CT

The world relies on SSL. It has become the de facto encryption protocol not just for Internet commerce, but commerce in the real world, as well …

Just 1 Gram of This Spice Boosts Memory in Six Hours - PsyBlog

Memory improved by consuming small amount of this spice with breakfast.<p>One gram of turmeric at breakfast has been shown by a new study to improve …

How to stop NSA from snooping on you

The first thing to know about securing your phone is that you can’t secure your phone.<p>“If [National Security Agency officials want] to get into your …

Learn to Fold a World-Record-Setting Paper Airplane

If you're looking for something fun to make, or you're involved in some sort of competition, here the instructions for the world's best and furthest …

Documents Reveal How the NSA Cracked the Kryptos Sculpture Years Before the CIA

It took more than eight years for a CIA analyst and a California computer scientist to crack three of the four coded messages on the CIA's famed …

Ten Things You Didn't Know Google Now Could Do

Siri's not the only virtual assistant in town.<p>Apple’s Siri is not the only mobile virtual assistant in town. There’s Google Now for Android devices, Cortana for Microsoft’s Windows Phone and plenty of third-party “artificial intelligence” apps that try to make your mobile calendar or contact lists …

Here are some terrific Google Now tricks you may not know about

If you’re a casual Android user, you may see Google Now pop up on your phone without knowing how you can get the most out of it. <i>Re/code’s</i> Lauren …

The most technologically advanced cruise ship in the world - Top Shelf

The 19 best drone photos of 2014

The sky is the limit when it comes to creative uses of drones for photography — see for example Dronestagram or the <i>National Geographic</i> magazine …

The Unblinking Stare

The drone war in Pakistan.<p>At the Pearl Continental Hotel, in Peshawar, a concrete tower enveloped by flowering gardens, the management has adopted security precautions that have become common in Pakistan’s upscale hospitality industry: razor wire, vehicle barricades, and police crouching in …

Calling it already: China's "Chick Chick" is the song of the year

By Sinopop star genius Wang Rong. via Laughing Squid.

F1 - Jeff Gordon Drives WilliamsF1 at Indianapolis

Epic Track Battle Surprises Between McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder

British car enthusiasts <i>Evo</i> had driver and commentator Jethro Bovingdon put both cars through their paces at the Anglesey Circuit in Northern Wales, …

Supercars

Watch As Ken Block Scares The Shit Out Of Chris Harris In Two Minutes

Here's what happens when part-time Jalopnik columnist Chris Harris meets full-time lunatic Ken Block and takes a ride in his fully-built, …

Selling

My mid-life adventures in online dating

To discover in mid-life that your long-term partner is having an affair is a shocking thing, and being single again takes a lot of getting used to. Earlier this year, having healed sufficiently to move from vodka to wine, it occurred to me that I needed to meet new people. And by people, I mean men.<p>…

Speciale is spectacular

by<p>AC<p>When he's not ripping in the family LaFerrari, our favorite Italian supercar hooner might be in his Ferrari 458 Speciale.<p>Monza again and I know …

Autosport

Dancing the morning away at Daybreaker, the pre-work sober rave – video

It's the latest New York thing! A pre-work, drink and drugs-free rave. Daybreaker has been organising the monthly pre-dawn parties since summer, with attendees claiming to feel invigorated by a sweaty pre-office dance session. Intrigued by the idea, the Guardian sent an enthusiastically outfitted …

Warning: You may not want to root your Android phone after installing Lollipop

While regular smartphone users who choose an Android device might not be as interested in customizing their mobile experience as more hardcore …

Bernie to young people: screw you, you don't have any money anyway.

by<p>AC<p><b>And just for just for good measure compares struggling teams to ladies with credit cards.</b><p>I'm still reeling from reading the interview Bernie …

Ten Videos That Explain How Cars Work

Want to know how all the complex systems work in your car? Turn to these fantastic videos made by the carmakers themselves.<p>10.) How Drum Brakes Work, …

Sports Cars

The Best Drone for Every Beginner

So, you want to learn to pilot a drone, but aren’t sure where to start? Gizmodo ordered a fleet of beginner’s drones and handed them off to a total …

Cord Cutters: This is Android TV on the new Nexus Player

The Nexus Player is the first commercially available device featuring Google’s new Android TV platform. What does Android TV on the Nexus Player look …