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Uber has been spying on users and lying about it for years, former security exec reveals

Uber might be one of the best ways to hail a taxi in many cities around the world, but it’s also a controversial service that has been plagued by …

Uninstalling Facebook app saves up to 15% of iPhone battery life

Facebook,iPhone,iPhone 6S,iOS,Apps,Social networking,Social media,Technology,Media,Smartphones,Software,Mobile phones,Apple,Mobile phones,Internet, phones & broadband,Money,Consumer affairs<p>Testing reveals Facebook iOS app drains battery life, even when it isn’t being used, and that using Safari …

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HugeDomains.com - Ampstrip.com is for sale (Ampstrip)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Magzet Magnetic Headphone Adapter

Magzet brings Apple’s MagSafe tactic to audio jacks, detaching your headphone cable safely to protect your devices. It has two halves: one remains on …

Magnetism

Edward Snowden, Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning statues unveiled in Berlin

Following the brief display of an Edward Snowden statue in Fort Greene, Brooklyn last month, a new Snowden statue has popped up in Berlin.<p>But this …

Pager Turns Your Facebook Pages Into Full-Fledged Websites

Meet Pager, a neat little hack developed during our 24-hour Disrupt NY Hackathon by a team of three engineers. It’s the perfect idea for small business owners who want to turn their Facebook page into a more traditional website.<p>The team has already worked for restaurant owners, doing freelance work …

Freelancing

Trobla – Wooden Amplifier for Smartphones

Trobla, a well designed wooden amplifier for smartphones.<p>TokTok is a design team specializing in innovative, eco-friendly furniture and product …

The Dollar Is Too Nationalistic. Here’s What It Should Look Like Instead

Designer Travis Purrington imagines what America’s currency would be like without the eagles, presidents, and weirdo freemason symbolism.<p>As part of his thesis as a student at the Basel School of Design in Switzerland, Travis Purrington wondered what the dollar would look like with a more modern …

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USB Cassette to MP3 Converter

Dust off those old boxes of mixtapes and turn them into digital files with this handy portable gadget which converts your old analog cassettes into …

Google Glass Banned At Comic-Con 2014

We have heard that Google Glass has been banned at movie theaters, and restaurants, and now Comic-Con 2014 has banned the use of Google Glass during …

Google Glass

Harley-Davidson produces its first electric motorcycle LiveWire

Harley-Davidson has unveiled its first electric motorcycle, called LiveWire<p>Motorcycle manufacturers <b>Harley-Davidson</b> is set to unveil their first ever electric bike: LiveWire<p>They company has not set a release date for people to buy them bit over the next two years the company is letting enthusiasts …

Astronauts to enjoy out-of-this world coffee with ISSpresso machine

An espresso machine is being installed in the International Space Station to satisfy astronauts' craving for social situations when hurtling around …

The Kymera Magic Wand Review

[dropcap]C[/dropcap]onsumer electronic devices are cool — flat panel TVs, audio receivers, portable Bluetooth speakers, you name it. But the remotes …

IRS thinks Bitcoin is property, should be taxed

The 15th of April is the deadline for people to file their taxes in the US. If you have been using Bitcoin, what does this mean for you? Should you …

Rooftoppers Climb Up the World’s Second Tallest Building, Snap Breathtaking Photos

<i>Editor’s Note: This goes without saying, but we neither condone nor encourage you trying this at home. Be Safe!</i><p>I’m a firm believer in a healthy …

'Cuddle hormone' oxytocin can stimulate brain activity in autistic children

Could there be an inhaler for autism? That's a legitimate question. For years, researchers have studied the possibility that a hormone called oxytocin could help autistic people better understand social interactions. Often known as the "love hormone" or "cuddle hormone" for its ability to bring out …

Renee Erickson from #hot10 restaurant @thewhalewins is here with us @baravignon, and she's brought some beautiful salmon from Seattle.

3D printing could save US households $2,000 a year

US households could save up to $2,000 annually by 3D-printing products instead of purchasing from shops, a study has found.<p>Researchers at Michigan Technological University chose 20 everyday objects, including a garlic press, mobile phone accessories, shower head and the slightly strange choice of a …