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Alberta wildfire: Emergency declared in Fort McMurray

<b>A state of emergency has been declared in the province of Alberta in Canada after a wildfire forced all 88,000 residents of Fort McMurray to flee.</b><p>Officials say the fast-moving blaze could destroy much of the city.<p>The fire, which broke out on Sunday in the heart on the country's oil sands region, …

Anonymous attacks Greek Central Bank and vows to take down more banks' sites

Hacktivists affiliated with Anonymous successfully took down the Greek Central Bank's website. They said it was the first in a series of global central banks they plan to target over the course of the month.<p>Greece's central bank website momentarily crashed Tuesday. It was down for just a few …

Intel buys a 360-degree sports video replay specialist

Intel is already into camera technology with RealSense, but it just took a big leap into sports entertainment by acquiring Replay Technologies. That's the company behind the crazy 360-degree freeD video used during the slam-dunk competition at this year's NBA All-Star games (see the video, below). …

Zack Snyder Discusses BATMAN V SUPERMAN and Says There's No Winning for Superman

Uber driver suspected in shootings in Mich. that kill six

By Mark Guarino<p>, reporter<p>William Wan<p>, Reporter<p>Missy Ryan<p>, Reporter<p>KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Jason Brian Dalton had been driving for mobile ride company Uber for only a short time, according to his own account, but he was already alarming passengers. Late Saturday afternoon, he picked up a customer for a …

Crime

Imagining Snapchat’s Future

Snapchat could be used by over 1 billion daily active users in time and substantially accelerate how many videos and photos people share and consume. But there’s more to be done and questions to be answered.<p>Even Twitter’s massive growth excitement for years was characterized by the challenge of …

Social Media

Using This Phone Passcode Strategy Will Take The FBI 127 Years To Crack Your Encrypted Data

<i>Note To Readers: This report is based on the assumption that Apple is on the up-and-up about their refusal to create backdoor tools for the FBI. As</i> …

John McAfee offers to unlock killer's iPhone for FBI

<b>Anti-virus software creator John McAfee has said he will break the encryption on an iPhone used by San Bernardino killer Syed Farook.</b><p>Mr McAfee made the offer to the FBI in an article published by Business Insider.<p>Apple has refused to comply with a court order asking it to unlock the device, …

FBI Admits It Urged Change Of Apple ID Password For Terrorist's iPhone

Apple executives face a court order to help create what the company calls a "backdoor" to the phone. [Update: San Bernardino County officials said the FBI had requested the Apple ID password reset of Syed Farook’s phone, which the FBI acknowledged Saturday night.]<p>The Apple ID password linked to the …

Why your brain likes it when you multi-task

We’re told that multi-tasking can leave us with an attention deficit and make us less effective. BBC Future investigates.<p>We all know the feeling. You’re in a noisy office trying to concentrate. Your computer screen shows you have eight different websites open, along with two email accounts, three …

Time Management

Snapchat update makes it easier to have affairs, but teen outcry prompts U-turn

Snapchat’s latest update removed a feature which has irritated sexters for years – but some of the app’s teen users are so unhappy that the company has promised to reverse the decision.<p>The “best friends” lists, a part of the app for more than two years, have been removed. The lists display the top …

Social Media

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Arrow Jedi: Episode CCCIX

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Google Translate gets smarter with language detection, Word Lens

<i>Star Trek</i>'s universal translator is here, and it's on your phone. Google is updating its Translate app on Wednesday, and, as rumored, the new version …

Georgia police chief's 911 call: I accidentally shot my wife in bed

A police chief in Georgia told a 911 dispatcher he accidentally shot his sleeping wife while moving a handgun that was in their bed, according to a recording released on Friday.<p>Peachtree City police chief William McCollom called for help at 4.17am on New Year’s Day and reported accidentally …

Anonymous claims first victim in 'Operation Charlie Hebdo'

Hacking collective Anonymous declared war on Islamic extremists after Wednesday's deadly attack on Paris-based satirical newspaper <i>Charlie Hebdo</i>, and …