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How To: Run Kali Linux as a Windows Subsystem

Kali Linux is known as being the de facto penetration-testing Linux distribution but can be a pain to use as an everyday OS — even more of a pain if …

Linux

The Moody Blues' 'Nights in White Satin': An Oral History

Band members look back at the creation and reception of their unlikely 1967 symphonic-rock smash<p>In the latter half of the Sixties, British rock …

New Albums

The Beauty and Horror of Blue Planet II

David Attenborough’s latest documentary gorgeously reveals the world’s oceans—and shows how badly humans are screwing them up.<p>“Never,” declares Sir David Attenborough in the first episode of <i>Blue Planet II</i>, his latest hallucinatory swath of masterpiece nature television, “has there been a more …

Blue Planet II

Here’s what Facebook knows about you, and how to download all your data

Facebook has long allowed you to download an archive of all the data the social network has on you, and <i>HackerNoon’s</i> Georges Abi-Heila decided to find out exactly what company knows about its users …<p>Abi-Heila reports (via <i>TNW</i>) that his archive was a 500MB zip file, and it included everything from the …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Learning

Creative's new Super X-Fi audio tech is frigging mind-blowing

The company known for Soundblaster finally has a new killer product, and you'll probably want one too.<p>When Creative called me up to ask if I was interested in hearing something incredible, I was skeptical but curious.<p>After all, this was Creative we were talking about, the creator of the …

Dolby Atmos

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Machine Learning

This $11 accessory makes your living room better for watching movies than a theater

Who would think that a simple little gadget that costs just $11 on Amazon could have such a profound impact on your TV watching experience? But such …

An Adorable St. Bernard Puppy Tries to Make Friends With the Resident Goats at the Sunflower Creamery

In June 2017, the proprietors of the Sunflower Farm Creamery in Cumberland, Maine brought home an adorable Saint Bernard puppy named Frances, who …

[Update: LineageOS version also live] Android x86 7.1 R1 now available, brings Nougat to your PC

• Update 1: 2018/02/14 8:47am PST The first stable version of 'Android x86 CM 14.1' is also now available from the project. Unlike the above release, …

Six eerie stories of what happens when you die - from people who've been 'brought back to life'

You might actually KNOW that you are dead for quite a long time after you die, according to a chilling new study.<p>Researchers have discovered you may …

Snoop Dogg’s Twitch Stream Playing The Wildly Entertaining ‘SOS’ Is Ridiculous

Snoop Dogg has been, at various times in his career, a rapper, a Rastafarian, a surprisingly adept talk show host, and probably most often, a pitchman for an astonishing array of consumer products branded with his likeness and nickname. It’s time to add another occupation to that list: Professional …

The Cleaners is a riveting documentary about how social media might be ruining the world

A look at the content moderators that control what we see turns into a manifesto against the internet itself<p><i>Welcome to Cheat Sheet, our brief breakdown-style reviews of festival films, VR previews, and other special event releases. This review comes from the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.</i><p>We’re in a …

Internet

Devilman Crybaby is Netflix’s horniest, most shockingly violent show yet

And that’s exactly why you should watch it<p>Near the end of the first episode of Netflix’s new anime <i>Devilman</i> <i>Crybaby</i>, high schooler Akira Fudo and his best friend, Ryo Asuka, find themselves in a rave-lit orgy full of neon and nude characters whose body parts flap wildly. The party spirals into a …

Anime

The World's Deadliest Cat Is Absolutely Adorable

The deadliest cat in the world isn’t a lion or tiger. It’s the black-footed cat, which weighs less than 5 pounds, making it one of the smallest cats in Africa, per National Geographic.<p>A new video from the BBC’s “Big Cats” series features an adorable black-footed cat nicknamed Gyra and shows why …

Cute

Google starts certificate program to fill empty IT jobs

There are 150,000 open IT jobs in the U.S., and Google wants to make it easier to fill them. Today the company is announcing a certificate program on …

Bank of America

Look at My Adorable Little Buddy, the Rusty Spotted Cat

HELLO, you precious little forest prowler! I love your giant tiny ears!!<p>This clip, via Digg, offers a glimpse at BBC One’s new series, <i>Big Cats.</i> But …

Cute

This tiny wild cat species is exploding the internet with its cuteness

Imagine the cutest cat imaginable. Now imagine harder. It's still not as cute as this cat.<p>BBC One's upcoming documentary <i>Big Cats</i> revealed a segment …

Big Cats

How to Protect Your Home Router from Attacks

A comprehensive guide for choosing and setting up secure Wi-Fi.<p>Your router, that box sitting in a corner of your house giving you internet access, is in many ways more important than your laptop or mobile phone. It might not store any of your personal information directly, but sensitive data passes …

Information Security

The 100-year capitalist experiment that keeps Appalachia poor, sick, and stuck on coal

The first time Nick Mullins entered Deep Mine 26, a coal mine in southwestern Virginia, the irony hit him hard. Once, his ancestors had owned the coal-seamed cavern that he was now descending into, his trainee miner hard-hat secure.<p>His people had settled the Clintwood and George’s Fork area, along …

iFixit discounts iPhone battery replacement kits amid Apple backlash

Apple may have apologized for the confusion surrounding its intentional slow down of older iPhones to balance battery life and performance, but that doesn't change the fact that it's happening. If your iPhone is out of warranty and you don't want to have Apple replace it, then perhaps iFixit can …

Mobile Technology

19-Year-Old Student Hides Spy Camera In His Clothing To Take Secret Street Photos In The 1890s

Carl Størmer (1872-1957) enjoyed a hobby that was very, very unusual at the time. He walked around Oslo, Norway in the 1890s with his spy camera and …

Northern Lights

Amazing Denver Pianist Christmas Video Gets 2 Million Views

Deon Fisher, 20, has never taken a lesson and doesn't own a piano, but performs on 16th Street Mall. [WATCH]<p>DENVER, CO -- A Facebook video taken by a …

Piano

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Anime

Want to really understand how bitcoin works? Here’s a gentle primer | Ars Technica

Ars goes deep on the breakthrough online payment network.<p>The soaring price of bitcoin—the virtual currency is now worth more than $250 billion—has …

AI-assisted porn has arrived—and Gal Gadot has been made its victim

If you’re a Reddit user who has a knack for adult content, chances are you’ve stumbled across r/CelebFakes. The subreddit is dedicated to fake …

Machine Learning

AI creates fake celebrity porn for Redditors to fap to

Artificial intelligence is a game-changer. Never in the history of human existence has there existed a technology with the power to wipe out cancer, end traffic accidents, and perhaps even formulate an actionable plan to reverse climate change. And fortunately for us, some of the smartest people in …

New 'Ready Player One' trailer reveals more of the real-world story

The initial trailer for Steven Spielberg's adaptation of <i>Ready Player One</i> focused on the virtual world of OASIS, and for understandable reasons: it's a visual showcase for a crucial part of the story. However, Warner Bros. wants to remind you that reality plays an important part as well. It just …

tvOS 11.2 with new HDR and frame rate options now available for Apple TV 4K

tvOS 11.2 is now available as a free software update for both Apple TV (fourth-gen) and Apple TV 4K. For the new Apple TV 4K, tvOS 11.2 includes new video settings for changing high dynamic range and frame rate dynamically based on content.<p>Apple TV 4K users can find the new Match Content options in …