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The GDPR privacy law happened, and all I got were these lousy emails

If a privacy policy changes and no one reads it, does it really matter?<p>"We're updating our Privacy Policy." "Updates to Our Privacy Policy." "Announcing updates to our privacy policy." "Your data privacy: Please take action!"<p>The list of updated privacy policies in my inbox goes on and on -- and if …

Privacy

Who betrayed Anne Frank? Book claims to shed new light on mystery

Son of Dutch resistance member says Nazis were alerted to family’s secret chamber by Jewish collaborator<p>A new book has provided what it claims is fresh evidence that Anne Frank and her family were betrayed by a Jewish woman who was executed after the second world war for collaborating with the …

Remembrance Day

All the live TV streaming services compared: Which has the best channel lineup?

Sling TV, DirecTV Now, YouTube TV, Hulu and PlayStation Vue are all vying for your cord-cutting dollar. Here's how the top 100 channels stack up.<p>With the runaway popularity of on-demand streaming video services like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Video and Hulu, more people are deciding to stop paying …

Sling TV

Meet the top 10 new species of 2018

<b>(CNN) —</b> From the tops of a massive tree all the way to the bottom of the ocean, new species from around the world make the list for this year.<p>The new species include microbes, plants, animals and even the confirmation of an extinct marsupial, based on its fossil.<p>This is the 11th annual list …

Top 10

Your Smartphone Is the Best Computer You Own

What’s keeping your phone from tackling more PC tasks? Just a keyboard, mouse and big screen<p>By<p>David Pierce<p>David Pierce<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@pierce<p>piercedavid<p>david.pierce@wsj.com<p>What’s the difference between your phone and a computer? Seriously, look at your phone, and at your laptop. …

Wall Street

How the House Intelligence Committee Collapsed on Adam Schiff

The inside story of the California Democrat's failed crusade to investigate Donald Trump<p>"Here's some advice," says <i>Hardball</i> host Chris Matthews. It's …

Donald Trump

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Gets an Earful From the E.U.

European lawmakers barraged Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, on Tuesday with a litany of questions about his company’s global power, its role in elections and its misuse of user data. One even raised the prospect of breaking up the social media giant.<p>But the meeting in Brussels ended …

Europe

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Privacy

Save Your Money—You Can Buy These 4 Gut-Healthy Snacks at CVS

When you see a nationwide health chain make a move to include gut-healthy, probiotic-rich snacks at its 2000+ locations, you know it's more than a …

Snacks

6 oddly mesmerizing live videos of lava gushing from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano

Like moths to a flame, humans are frequently most attracted to what we know is dangerous. And there is no better example of this than the strange, …

Geology

12 Mystery Novels for Fans of Literary Fiction

To celebrate the birthday of Arthur Conan Doyle, we’re writing about all things Sherlockian/ACD today. This list of literary mystery novels is …

Books

12 of the best vegan products at Trader Joe's

1/<p>Vegan Kale, Cashew & Basil Pesto<p>This versatile vegan product can be used as a dip with fresh veggies and crackers or as a fresh, full-flavored …

Trader Joe's

The Coming Collapse

From Truthdig<p>(Image by Mr Fish/Truthdig) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>The Trump administration did not rise, prima facie, like Venus on a …

Middle-class

YouTube Red is dead—here’s what you get with the new YouTube Premium

Google’s ad-free YouTube subscription has a new name, and the music streaming service it includes is getting a major overhaul. YouTube Red is now …

YouTube Red

Sprint launches its own unlimited plan for seniors

Baby boomers and their parents can love smartphones just as much as millenials and post-millenials do. T-Mobile recognized that and launched a special plan with unlimited data for subscribers 55-years-old and above last year. Now, Sprint has followed suit: the carrier has announced a very similar …

Mobile

Two popular things impossible to find anywhere else are both in stock right now on Amazon

We’re not exactly sure how Amazon managed to pull this off, but the nation’s biggest online retailer has not one but two different products in stock …

Retrogaming

You're One Ingredient Away from Game-Changing Mac & Cheese

Bring the water and salt to a boil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Add the pasta and cook according to package directions, stirring …

Cheese

5 reasons why you should own an Instant Pot

All your friends have one. Why don't you?<p>You've heard about the Instant Pot but don't get the hype. After all, isn't it just a pressure cooker? Not so fast.<p>From slow-cooked meals made quickly, to baking cakes and desserts, there are so many reasons to love the Instant Pot. Here are the major …

Cooking

Inside Melania Trump’s complicated White House life: Separate schedule, different priorities

Donald and Melania Trump’s remarkably separate daily routines begin with him getting up around 5:30 a.m., watching cable news shows and tweeting.<p>The first lady wakes in her own bedroom a bit later, according to two close friends of the Trumps. She then readies their 12-year-old son for school, …

Donald Trump

Trump again changes story on Stormy Daniels payoff, disputing Giuliani and confusing his defense

President Trump further confused his legal strategy on Friday and undermined his credibility, disputing an account from his attorney Rudolph W. Giuliani that Trump paid $130,000 in hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels, just a day after he'd confirmed the remarks.<p>The president's public rebuke — …

Donald Trump

Top 15 High-Fiber Foods That Can Curb Hunger

Do you get hungry when you're trying to lose weight? Many of us do. But smart eaters know that if you get enough fiber in your diet the hunger is …

Healthy Eating

Dark Chocolate Is a Bitter but Tasty Treat

When the holidays are upon us we all know what’s on the menu: chocolate, chocolate, and more chocolate! As we say farewell to Christmas Day and forge …

Nutrition

Can You Really Eat What You Like and Lose Weight on the Dukan Diet?

Want to lose weight and keep it off while eating pretty much what you’d like? Millions of people who said yes to this question have bought <i>The Dukan</i> …

Don't Panic, but Gmail Just Changed Everything For the First Time in Years

If there's one thing that can be said about Gmail, it's that there is nothing in life quite as consistent as the Google email client has proven to be. In the 14 years since the service was launched in invite-only beta, there have only been a handful of changes to the experience we know and love — …

Google

Nigel Slater’s vegetarian spring recipes

This time of year can feel like winter, spring or even early summer. One minute you’re happy with a fistful of asparagus spears and a perfect white egg of burrata, the next you would kill for simple but warming stew ladled into a deep bowl. This month’s collection offers a sample of each, something …

Italian Food

Westworld season 2 premiere confirmed some major fan theories

Thankfully, season 2 of the HBO show gave fans some answers right away. Spoilers, spoilers everywhere.<p>The rebellion in Westworld has truly begun, and it's getting bloody.<p>With multiple hosts off their loops (we think), we have one gunning for serious revenge to the point of leaving some friends …

TV Series

5 Delicious and Intriguing Canned Foods!

Canned foods are popular, being handy for those who live alone and they also make a good snack to accompany drinks. A wide variety of canned foods …

Sun girl tries to live and eat like Victoria Beckham for 24hrs — and has a dismal day

<b>THE watermelon birthday “cake” that Victoria Beckham paraded on Instagram this week was downright depressing – but utterly typical. Posh follows a</b> …

Randy's Slow Cooker Ravioli Lasagna Recipe

"A fantastic way to enjoy lasagna without all the fuss! I thought using frozen ravioli already filled with cheese instead of layering layers of …

Smallville's Allison Mack arrested on charges of sex trafficking in bizarre cult case

Per <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>, former <i>Smallville</i> star Allison Mack has been arrested today, in connection with what’s been described as a leading role in …