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Snowden designed an iPhone case: Guess what it does

Edward Snowden and noted hacker Andrew "Bunnie" Huang plan to present a design for a new personal security device at the MIT Media Lab on Thursday. According to Wired, the device is a case-like gadget that "wires into your iPhone's guts to monitor the electrical signals sent to its internal …

Bernie Sanders and Other Senators Seek Stronger Internet Privacy Rules

Internet users may be getting more privacy protection for their online activity as fallout from the decades-long battle over net neutrality.<p>The …

You Should Probably Check Your Pokémon Go Privacy Settings

In the five frenzied days since its American release, Pokémon Go has become an economic and cultural sensation. Downloaded by millions, the game has boosted Nintendo's market value by $9 billion (and counting), made a major case for augmented reality as the gaming format of the future, and led to a …

Marijuana Protects Brain Cells From Alzheimer's, Says New Study

Researchers at the Salk Institute have found evidence that many compounds found in marijuana, especially tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), help remove the …

Dementia

How Your Social Media Habits Affect Your Romantic Relationships

Dating in the social media age is a blessing and a curse. While there are "plenty of fish in the sea," available at the tap of your fingers, should you experience a romantic letdown, there's also more incentive than ever to keep one foot in the social media door, while in a committed relationship, …

Social Media

11 things you might want to stop doing or delete from your Facebook profile to protect your privacy

The social media site said it is going to start pushing ads to every single person who uses third-party sites signed up to its advertising …

THE BEADY EYE SAYS: FACEBOOK IS DESTROYING RELATIONSHIPS.

( A three to four-minute read)<p>I suppose before I write this post I need to declare I am a Facebook user. One of every 13 people on Earth is a …

Physicists expand on theory of Schrodinger’s cat | The Star

Everyone’s heard of Schrodinger’s cat, and if you’re not a physicist or a liar, you can probably admit that you don’t really get it. Well, hold onto …

Scientists: Michelle Obama's nutrition facts label not based on science

A controversial regulation to update the nutrition facts label that is part of the first lady’s Let’s Move push was finalized by the Food and Drug Administration on Friday, and scientists are warning the new label is not based on sound science.<p>The changes to the nutrition facts label, which first …

Leaks Show Senate Aide Threatened Colombia Over Cheap Cancer Drug

Leaked diplomatic letters sent from Colombia’s Embassy in Washington describe how a staffer with the Senate Finance Committee, which is led by Sen. …

These old gadgets are fetching thousands of pounds online

Did time traveller film 1995 Mike Tyson fight on a smartphone?

Hold the phone… there’s a problem in the matrix.<p>Footage has emerged showing what appears to be a smart phone being used to film a Mike Tyson fight in …

How to Completely Delete Yourself From the Internet

Last week, Radiohead — one of the biggest bands on the planet — “disappeared” from the internet.<p>Only, they didn’t really… Their albums were still …

15 Things That Need To Be Squared Away Before You Start Your Business

Want to get into entrepreneurship and start your business? Here are a few things what you need to do first.<p>You're all geared up and ready to take the entrepreneurial plunge and start your own business. This is no doubt an exciting time -- and there's probably a lot going through your mind right now.<p>…

The Shock Clock band uses fear and electricity to wake you up

Resistance is futile.<p>How hard is it to get up in the morning? When you have a job -- and want to keep it -- most of us can usually haul our sleepy asses out from beneath the duvet, even if that's at the last minute. I'm not exactly Mr. Sunshine in the mornings, but is an electric shock really the …

Leonardo DiCaprio attacks Republican presidential candidates on climate change

Best actor Oscar-winner alludes to Trump and Cruz, criticising ‘candidates who don’t believe in modern science’ while promoting The Revenant in Tokyo<p>Leonardo DiCaprio used a Japanese press conference for the Oscar-winning western The Revenant to launch a thinly veiled attack on Donald Trump and …

Dandelion Root Tea: Natural Alternative Cure For Cancer

Successful people “think” success all the time. That is why their goals are firmly lodged in their subconscious. The subconscious is brilliant at …

The most embarrassing weather forecast ever? Presenter red-faced as breasts POP OUT on TV

The saucy clip of buxom Roxana Vancea has since gone viral after the embarrassing weather forecast left viewers jaw-dropped.<p>The 25-year-old popped …

Weather

We know your Android phone isn't encrypted, so here’s how you encrypt it in a few easy steps

Over the last few weeks due to the Apple vs. FBI case, pervasive media coverage of that case, and consequently a growing concern throughout the world …

The Week in Review: High-GI Diet Linked To Lung Cancer Risk

A diet with a high glycemic index (GI) is linked to an increased risk of lung cancer, according to a new study.<p>The study, carried out at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, examined 4,320 people, 1,905 who were recently diagnosed with lung cancer and 2,415 with no health issues. …