Kristen Johnson

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Samsung's curved 4K TV is fit to rule

High-tech components in this curved Samsung TV make for wonderful picture quality<p>Curved 4K TV technology is the talk of the town this year, and it was on display everywhere at this year's CES in early January. One TV that caught our eye during the show was the Samsung UN65HU9000: a sleek, silver …

80 Herbs You Can (Legally) Grow at Home: ===>http://www.herbs-info.com/blog/80-herbs-you-can-legally-grow-at-home This is a great list with links to detailed information for each herb. Please share! :) #herbs #organic #garden #ginger #onion

Nicki Minaj Is A Boss Ass Bitch And She's Coming For You

Her "Boss Ass Bitch" remix will blow your freaking mind.

Rap & Hip-Hop

Samsung said to unveil Galaxy Pro tablets in early 2014

Samsung may be targeting a new lineup of Galaxy Pro tablets for the first quarter of 2014.<p>Based on a tidbit from an unnamed insider, SamMobile said on Friday that Samsung is prepping three Pro tablets as well as a lite version of the Galaxy Tab 3. The pro lineup would include the Galaxy Tab Pro …

The Web Cookie Is Dying. Here's The Creepier Technology That Comes Next

It may raise hackles to think that U.S. intelligence officials might be monitoring your telephone and Internet communications, but for most of us it’s only the marketers who are really interested in our everyday online activities. And with many billions of dollars at stake, companies are …

Tech leaders push Obama to 'move aggressively' on surveillance reform

In a meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House on Tuesday, executives from top technology companies urged the administration for swift reform regarding the federal government's spy programs, according to a report by The Hill.<p>"We appreciated the opportunity to share directly with the …

How feds use one “seed” and 3 “hops” to spy on nearly everyone

The U.S. government has tried to reassure critics of its massive phone surveillance program by pointing to “minimization” procedures that are …

Alarming Study Shows How Your Mac’s Camera Can Secretly Spy On You

When your Mac’s iSight camera is running, a tiny green light lets you know that it’s turned on. Or at least it’s supposed to. New research from Johns Hopkins University shows how hackers can remotely control the iSight camera in certain Macs without turning on the accompanying LED indicator …

Johns Hopkins University

One chart that shows how you pay for free apps with your privacy

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has a hefty new report out this week looking at the app economy. The report’s authors studied what privacy permissions are requested by the most popular Android apps in the Google Play store.<p>Of the 134 permissions that any app can …

One Small Step for Privacy, One Giant Leap Against Surveillance

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Lookout Warns App That Pays for Unused Text Messages Is a Big-Time Security Threat

Mobile security vendor Lookout is warning customers that an app that pays users to send text messages on their behalf is dangerous and should be …

Google Play

Android's permissions gap: why has it fallen so far behind Apple's iOS?

No piece of technology knows as much about you as your smartphone. It goes where you do, so knows your movements, holds your contacts, your mesages, emails, web browsing records - and all the apps you use, perhaps including credit card details (suitably obfuscated to prevent casual theft). Given …

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‘The curious case of Benjamin Mouse’: Aging reversal coming soon?

Mice have become the first creatures to experience the ‘Curious Case of Benjamin Button’ for real, as Australian and American scientists have managed …