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These Harvard And MIT Kids Say They've Made NSA-Proof Email

Those who worry that Gmail or the National Security Agency may be rifling through their emails now have a new alternative: ProtonMail, a super-secure email service created by students from Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.<p>"It was the Snowden leaks that got us started," …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

‘And I Cannot Lie’: The Oral History of Sir Mix-a-Lot’s ‘Baby Got Back’ Video

America received the ultimate booty call on May 7, 1992, courtesy of Seattle rapper Sir Mix-a-Lot and his song “Baby Got Back.” Since its release …

Comcast and Verizon Decide They Don’t Need to Compete With Apple, Google and Everyone Else, After All

Last year, when Verizon Wireless and Comcast were trying to get lawmakers to sign off on a giant wireless spectrum sale/noncompete pact, the two …

Netflix innovation VP says bonus content and extras may come to original shows

There's no such thing as bonus content when you're streaming a movie or TV show with Netflix, but that's something the company may be looking to change. At the GigaOm Mobilize conference, Todd Yellin, Netflix's VP of product innovation, recently hinted that the streaming service is toying with the …

Microsoft's new iOS and Android Remote Desktop apps let you control a PC from a phone

Microsoft is providing a new way for iOS and Android users to access their Windows PCs today. A new Remote Desktop app is now available for both operating systems, letting you simply connect to a Windows PC and control it. While a number of third-party solutions have existed previously, including …

This malware holds your encrypted data ransom for Bitcoins

Criminals are taking your data, tying it up with some major encryption, and then throwing it back at you, saying, “You pay me, and I’ll decrypt your precious information.”<p>And, of course, these guys are looking for Bitcoin in addition to other forms of currency.<p>CryptoLocker, the malware these …

Google’s new terms of service are harder to read than “Beowulf”

Have you ever tried reading <i>Beowulf</i> and decided it was a bit too hard to follow before giving up? How did you get on with <i>War and Peace</i>?<p>If you struggled with either of these notoriously unwieldy classics, good luck understanding Google’s latest terms and conditions. Researchers from the University of …

Xiaomi has beat Apple in China, but can it win over the rest of the world?

<i>Quartz begins a series today profiling companies around the world experiencing explosive growth.</i><p>Lei Jun walks on to the stage like a young Steve Jobs. It’s September in Beijing and the founder of one of China’s scrappiest smartphone brands, Xiaomi, is about to unveil its flagship Mi-3 phone. This …

The 10 Ugliest Cars for Sale Today

U-G-L-Y, they ain't got no alibi.<p>Car buyers today have it made. Almost every segment and price point includes vehicles to satisfy not only the driving enthusiast but also the design aficionado. Indeed, high-end brands like Audi and Ferrari are well known for winning designs, but even mainstream …

Behind the scenes at Apple and Google: in pictures - Telegraph

Android Is Watching: 8 Ways a Typical Smartphone Is Monitoring You

Advertisement<p>Android automatically backs up your Wi-Fi passwords to your Google account, where they’re synced to your future Android devices. This is …

The 20 All-Time Worst Song Lyrics About Sex

Justin Timberlake’s new single “TKO” dropped last week, and because we are professionals, we forced ourselves to listen to it despite the fact that …

The Complete Guide to Rooting Your Android Phone or Tablet

Advertisement<p>The Android phone you’re using right now is running in a sandboxed environment. Unlike your Windows PC or Mac, you can’t go looking …

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

How To Check New & Used Devices For Problems Using Simple Tips & Software

Advertisement<p>Are you thinking of purchasing a new or used smartphone or computer? This new device might suffer from a fault or defect. Before you …

3 More Awesome Google Services That You Probably Never Knew Existed

Advertisement<p>Though it’s where its fame and fortune first came from, Google has advanced far beyond just being the world’s most popular search …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Why can Google Drive not install in F:/Google Drive?

I want to use Google Drive as a virtual drive to store my documents. While installing, it says it cannot install in F:/Google Drive.<p>Now I know that …

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5 Exciting Tech Companies You've Probably Never Heard Of

One of the most interesting aspects of digital technology is its ability to disrupt. These days, scale is no match for innovation and speed.<p>Still, the new technologies that we usually hear about are from tech giants like Apple and Amazon, Facebook and Google, Microsoft, IBM and the like. On any …

13 Simple Hacks For Enjoying Music So Much More

DIY a floating waterproof speaker, find the track you can't get out of your head, and banish tangled headphones from your life forevermore!

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active (AT&T) Review: Finally, A Flagship Variant Worthy Of Its Name

Article Contents<p>Samsung has been muddying the waters of the Galaxy brand ever since it launched, and the Galaxy S4 has been sent to new depths, with …

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The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

Abolish Tipping: It’s bad for servers, customers, and restaurants

When wealthy Americans brought home the practice of tipping from their European vacations in the late 19th century, their countrymen considered it …

Stuck In A Job You Hate? Escape From The Cubicles & Figure Out The Best Job For Yourself

Advertisement<p>How often do you find yourself zoned out, cheek pressed to your palm, as you stare at the wall clock and count down the hours until …

Largest building in the world opens in China – complete with indoor seaside

Beneath smoggy clouds in the Chinese mega-city of Chengdu, waves lap against sandy shores and a salty breeze blows across the beach. 6,000 …

Germany and France Demand to Know Why They Were Being Spied On

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>European politicians are taking their Sunday morning coffee with a side of outrage over the fact …