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The Cutout on Emily Ratajkowski's Swimsuit Is SO Revealing, We Can't Help but Stare

Emily Ratajkowski might be married, but that hasn't slowed her down from posting sexy bikinigrams. The model, who got some much needed R&R in a beautiful hotel surrounded by the desert, rocked a plunging red one-piece before switching into another scandalous swimsuit.<p>Emily showed off all angles of …

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin - ROAD TEST

Adventure-bike fans who also like Japanese motorcycles have had it a little tough over the past decade. While there have been some very fine …

Motorcycles

Airtame wireless screen-mirroring dongle shipping in October for $99

Airtame, the Danish startup that received our Best of CES 2014 award for its awesome wireless video dongle, has confirmed that it will be shipping its first lot to its beta users this month in July. Better yet, the device has since been upgraded from a single-core Freescale chip to a dual-core …

Keith Rabois: Google Glass Has 'Zero Chance' of Being Mainstream

Khosla Ventures’ partner Keith Rabois appeared on Bloomberg TV today to talk about a variety of things, but there’s one particular piece that caught our ear. In the nearly eight minute conversation, he said that there was ‘zero chance’ of Google Glass ever becoming mainstream.<p>Glass is Google’s …

Marisa Miller turns 35

********<p>Tuesday is <b>Marisa Miller</b>'s 35th birthday. We spoke with former swimsuit cover girl a couple weeks ago and asked her about her famous 2007 iPod …

Authorities Show Up At Journalist's Home Over Web Searches About 'Pressure Cookers' And 'Backpacks'

<i>Editor's note: This story has been updated.</i><p>Freelance journalist Michele Catalano, a former music contributor at Forbes, received a friendly visit at her Long Island home from six agents from a joint terrorism task force on Wednesday morning.<p>She thinks it was related to her online search history, as …

Boston Marathon Bombing

Senator Wyden: the US could become an irreversible surveillance state

Senator Ron Wyden (D, OR) offered a grim outlook on civil liberties today in a speech at the Center for American Progress, warning US citizens that they will "live to regret" inaction on surveillance reform. Wyden, one of the leading Congressional critics of domestic spying programs, railed against …

Why the NSA Prism Program Could Kill U.S. Tech Companies

Spying on foreigners could create a terrible blowback to the U.S. economy. Has it really come to this?<p><b>Within 24 hours, the leak of two documents</b> has revealed a vast network of National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance operations that were authorized by FISA (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act) …

Obama administration under pressure as US senators demand end to secrecy

The Obama administration was facing renewed pressure over the secrecy of its surveillance programs, as a group of US senators demanded it reveal how …

Google Wants Permission to Disclose How Many National Security Requests It Gets

Google’s chief legal officer has asked U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller for permission to disclose the number of …

Surveillance

'Quit Google, Facebook' suggests tech expert as surveillance scandal deepens

A best-selling author and technology expert has said that web users should boycott internet giants like Google and Facebook if it is confirmed they …

Waiting For Prometheus

What is the real issue brought up by this whole PRISM debacle? It’s not that the government is willing to overstep its role using national security as an excuse. That’s been going on for thousands of years. It’s not that companies in a position of power are willing to throw those that rely on them …

Director of National Intelligence issues fact sheet on PRISM in response to leaks

After days of relatively short and vague statements on a leaked Verizon court order and a slideshow on the PRISM data collection program, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper has released a statement and "fact sheet" detailing more information on what PRISM is and how it's run — at least …

The Pirate Bay now offering banned 3D-printed gun files

For those who worry that even 24 hours without the ability to download 3D-printed gun blueprints is too much, fret no more: The Pirate Bay is on the case.<p>On Thursday, the U.S. State Department successfully demanded the removal of a set of 3D-printed firearm files from Defcad, a file-sharing site …