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12 Pasta Salads Just in Time for Spring

Changes to your fashion and beauty looks aren’t the only things that need an overhaul come springtime — your collection of recipes could also use a bit of a kick. Let’s face it: Now that the weather is filled with sunny days and sultry nights, the last thing you want to do is to be stuck slaving …

Don't Be the Weakest Link in Your Company's Cyber Security Plan

The other night, after falling asleep and waking up the next morning, I realized I didn't lock the front door to my home. I have locks on the doors, the windows, an alarm system, hurricane shatterproof windows, and two small dogs with a high-pitch bark that could wake the dead; but all that …

46,000 Twitter Accounts Linked to Islamic State: Study

At least 46,000 Twitter accounts have been linked to supporters of the Islamic State in late 2014, a research report released in Washington …

The Internet killed privacy: Our liberation, and our capture, are within the same tool

<b>(HBO/AP/Susan Walsh/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Our historic respect for privacy has become victim to the national security state — and the Web makes it easy<p>Robert Scheer<p>March 7, 2015 2:29pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “They Know Everything About You: How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government …

Surveillance

Va. Cybersecurity Startup Accelerator Mach37 Spring 2015 Class Announced

On Wednesday, Herndon, Va.-based <b>Mach37</b>, a cybersecurity accelerator supported by the State of Virginia in partnership with the CIT, will launch its …

Startups

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple is now the number one smartphone manufacturer in the world.</b> In Q4 of 2014, Apple devices outsold Samsung — the previous #1 — for the first time since 2011, according to data from Gartner. Apple saw a 49% jump in Q4, compared to Samsung's almost 12% decline.<p><b>2. Uber has acquired mapping</b> …

Tim Cook

Whole Foods is selling you fish farmed by prisoners

Ah, Whole Foods: Where we go to spend $12 on a jar of small-batch organic pickles and hate ourselves a little bit for it. Don’t get us wrong — the …

Simply breathtaking: Freediving couple's stunning underwater photo shoot | CNN Travel

'Instagram for doctors' lets medics share photos to solve mystery cases

<b>(CNN) —</b> The idea is at the foundation of social media channels: Seen something strange? Post it online. The desire to share the unknown, or complex, is a human urge, and no-one knows this better than doctors.<p>"I'm a very visual learner. Most doctors are ... and we like to talk to each other," …

U.S. Navy unveils robotic firefighter

<b>(CNN) —</b> It wasn't the screech of cannonballs, the thud of grappling hooks or the crack of muskets that most terrified the sailors of the Spanish Armada in the 16th century, but fire.<p>The English vice-admiral Sir Francis Drake used fire ships -- aging hulks set ablaze and allowed to float freely into …

Urgent.ly Is Uber For When Your Ride Breaks Down

When you break down, the assumption is that you need help urgent.ly. That’s why Urgent.ly exists. This on-demand roadside assistance app aims to be the Uber of what happens if your car can’t be used as an Uber anymore.<p>Founded by Chris Spanos, Surendra Goel, and Luke Kathol, the service allows you …

Customers

Can Atheists Have Soulmates If They Don’t Believe in Souls?

Rather than depend on Corinthians for defining love, we could also look to Nietzche and Aristotle.<p>In the unending ideological chess match between …

Weight Training Basics for Runners

<b>Despite what some people think, weight lifting and running go hand and hand.</b> For runners, strength training is a key component in boosting …