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The NSA Can Apparently Access Offline Computers Using Radio Waves

The NSA has come under a fair bit of criticism over the last couple of months, and now new leaked documents have revealed that the NSA were able to …

Surveillance

More Galaxy S5 rumors: New 2900mAh Li-ion battery with rapid charging

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / koya979<p>When I reported on the latest rumored specs for the Galaxy S5 yesterday, one thought kept going …

Alienware's Steam Machine will arrive in September

Alienware has perhaps the most exciting Steam Machine coming to market, and now we know when it will arrive. According to a tweet from Dave Oshry, a video game marketing exec attending Valve's Steam Dev Days developer summit, the company just announced that Alienware's Steam Machine will launch in …

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

Do your kids need to disconnect?<p>Are video games and the proliferation of mobile devices making us expect constant stimulation? Are we raising a generation of kids that believe they are entitled to be entertained at all times?<p>Like the King with his court jester, do your kids think that they have a …

Coffee Can Improve Your Long-Term Memory

For the study, researchers from Johns Hopkins University took a group of people who didn't normally consume caffeine, asked them to study a series of images, and then gave half of them a 200-milligram caffeine tablet (the other half were given a placebo pill). The next day, researchers brought the …

Pump it up! Weightlifting 'cuts diabetes risk in women'

<b>Women who pump iron in the gym cut their risk of developing diabetes, say researchers.</b><p>The findings come from a study that tracked the health of nearly 100,000 US nurses over a period of eight years.<p>Lifting weights, doing press-ups or similar resistance exercises to give the muscles a workout was …

Sex in the brain: A fruitless hunt?

For years, scientists have hunted for male and female differences in how the brain is wired for sexual responses. Has nature revealed how differences can arise?<p>There are few scientific topics more guaranteed to get people chattering – and arguing – than claims about the different wiring of male and …

Behavior

Want To Become A Better Athlete? Train Your Brain

<i>By Joe Vennare for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Elite athletes stand head and shoulders above the rest -- and that's not just because of their impressive size and stature. Physique and fitness aside, there's more to gaining a competitive edge than meets the eye. While it's true that good genetics and plenty of …

The Do-Anywhere CrossFit Workout

Exercise 1 Jump Squat<p>Stand with your feet wider than hip-width apart, toes pointed slightly out. Keeping your chest upright and core tight, bend your knees and sit your hips back, extending your arms straight in front of you at shoulder height <b>(a).</b> Press through your heels to jump as high as you can …

The Best Lunch for Weight Loss

What happened? Lunchtime avocado eaters weren't as hungry throughout the afternoon. Those who had some of the green stuff at lunch were 26 percent more satisfied and had a 40 percent decreased desire to eat three hours after the meal when compared with those who hadn't had the fruit at all. And …

80,000 Alcohol-Caused Deaths In North And Latin America Each Year, Study Finds

Alcohol consumption is directly responsible for nearly 80,000 deaths every year in North and Latin America, with most deaths being caused by liver disease, according to a new study.<p>And that doesn't even include the number of deaths that are somehow <i>linked</i>, but not directly caused, by alcohol …

5 Mistakes People Make at the Grocery Store

What do root canals, pelvic exams, filing taxes, car repairs, and grocery shopping have in common? Absolutely nothing, except they are all life activities I despise with the intensity of a thousand white-hot suns.<p>As a health coach, I've noticed my distain for this household chore is not uncommon. …

NFL wives agree with judge that $765M concussion settlement not big enough

The wives of former NFL players told NBC News they were overjoyed by a federal judge’s ruling Tuesday that a $765 million settlement of a concussion lawsuit against the league might not be big enough to cover the needs of 20,000 retired players and their spouses.<p>“Hallelujah, so happy to hear that,” …

Cops who beat homeless man to death walk free

Kelly Thomas, schizophrenic and homeless, cried for his dad as he was beaten. His assaulters were found not guilty<p>Kelly Thomas, a homeless man who suffered from schizophrenia, died in hospital in 2011. He had beaten, tasered and kicked to death by cops from the Fullerton County Police Department …