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Researchers Say 'Minority Report' Technology to Become Reality by 2020

Shares 269<p><b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> According to a new report by Juniper Research, the largely “point and click” style computer and Internet interactions with …

The Terrible Devices Of The Internet Of Wrongs

Last week was Bsides London, and [Steve Lord] was able to give a talk about the devices that could pass for either a terrible, poorly planned, …

You Wouldn’t Believe The Insane Amount Of Drugs Cops Found On Two Guys At Bonnaroo

If you’ve been to a music festival, then it shouldn’t come as a shock to you that one or two people there might have some drugs on their person. You’ve probably even seen one of these people get busted for having drugs — something that is just flat-out uncomfortable to watch. That person might have …

Report: New evidence of rising 'Obamacare' premiums

WASHINGTON (AP) — Premiums for popular low-cost medical plans under the federal health care law are expected to go up an average of 11 percent next year, said a study that reinforced reports of sharp increases around the country in election season.<p>For consumers, the impact will depend on whether …

The 1 Science-Based Technique That Will Improve Every Email You Write

A book author and highly respected consultant offers a way to make your emails more appealing.<p>I've been making a mistake in how I've composed emails, and the solution to the problem is ground-breaking to say the least.<p>Brain science has started intersecting with our everyday lives, helping us …

Sources: Grand jury to investigate Orlando shooter's widow

<b>(CNN) —</b> Federal investigators digging for clues in the Orlando nightclub massacre are zeroing in on Noor Salman, the widow of gunman Omar Mateen.<p>What did Salman know of his plans and what might she have done to stop him? Authorities have been trying to pin her down after she apparently gave …

Terrorism

The UN's Weather Agency Warns of 'Fundamental Change' in Climate

Pointing to data released on Monday that May was the hottest on record, the UN weather agency warned of “fundamental change” unfolding in the global …

Tempers flare as lawmakers move forward with a dozen gun-control bills in wake of Orlando shooting

With emotions still raw over the massacre in Orlando, Fla., tempers flared Tuesday as divided California state lawmakers advanced a dozen gun-control bills, including proposals to outlaw the sale of semiautomatic rifles with easily detachable magazines.<p>The bills originally were introduced in …

Guns

What a Hiring Manager Is Actually Thinking During Your Interview

Whether you’ve interviewed over one million times or can count on one hand how many times you’ve been face-to-face with a hiring manager, the process …

10 Best and Most Popular Hacking Tools

Ali Dharani<p>11:39 AM EH Tools, Hacking<p>Hacking can be used for harmful purposes as well as for finding flaws/vulnerabilities in a system and notify the …

Want To Be More Marketable? Add These 11 In-Demand Tech Skills To Your Resume

Tech skills pay more. According to a labor-market analysis by Burning Glass Technologies, 78% of well-paying “middle-skill” positions call for basic proficiency with technology.<p>But I get it: you have a full-time job, volunteering every other weekend, a puppy to train, plans with friends…you’re …

Project Management

Alligator drags two-year-old boy into the water at Orlando Disney World Resort

Authorities in Orlando are searching for a two-year-old boy who was dragged into the water by an alligator near Disney's upscale Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.<p>Orange County sheriff Jerry Demings said a family of five from Nebraska was on holiday and wading in a lake on Tuesday evening despite "no …

Designer Creates 13 Perfect Circles to Draw Almost Any Animal

Everyone’s favorite blue bird—the Twitter logo—has a well-kept secret hidden in its design: the iconic character was created using 13 perfect circles that overlap and comprise its graceful curved wings and upward gaze. Inspired by this little-known fact, Toronto-based art director Dorota Pankowska …

Animals

Meet the People Building a Medieval Castle Without Using Any New Technology

Two hours outside of Paris stands Guédelon, a castle that looks like it’s from the medieval period, but is actually being constructed right now. …

How To Rewire Your Brain With Compassion, Joy And Love

<b>We are wired for happiness</b><p>Research shows that we have the capacity for great wisdom, creativity and insight. We are naturally wired for it. Our brains, however, are also wired to protect us. And since survival is the brain's top priority and we have a tendency to look out for danger, threats and …

Man overheard shooter's phone conversation; shooter said there were 4 others involved, '3 snipers and 1 woman suicide bomber' » Intellihub

Suicide Bombing

Five Dungeons & Dragons Roleplaying Tips Inspired By Critical Role

Years ago, I wrote the article Five Roleplaying Tips From Watching <i>The Guild</i>. As a passionate fan of the web show, I noticed keen roleplaying …

Qatar to Deport Dutch Woman Convicted of Adultery After Reporting Rape

A Dutch tourist, convicted by a Qatari court of having extramarital sex after she reported being drugged and raped in Doha, is to be deported to the …

This rapper is trying to get his fellow evangelicals to talk about race. Not everyone is on board.

It was just another day on the media circuit for Lecrae, a 36-year-old Atlanta rapper with a Grammy Award under his belt and a best-selling book to promote. Dressed in the trendy chic of hip-hop celebrity – flannel shirt-jacket, gold necklace over white tee, expensive ripped jeans – he rolled into …

Sony Music

Apple Granted Patent For iPhone With Wraparound All-Glass Display

Apple has been granted a patent for a possible future iPhone with a wraparound all-glass display (via <i>Patently Apple</i>).<p>The application was submitted in 2011 but granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office today, detailing various embodiments of a portable consumer device with a wraparound …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Depressing Paper Suggests Cancer's an Evolutionary Mechanism to 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool

We were never meant to live forever.<p>Two scientists have come up with a depressing new hypothesis that attempts to explain why cancer is so hard to …

Earth - There are microbes that eat and poo nothing but electricity

Some microbes have developed the ultimate stripped-down diet. They do not bother with food or oxygen. All they need to survive is pure electrical energy.<p>They often live in muddy seabeds or along the banks of rivers. Finding them is easy: biologists can coax them out of hiding by sticking an …

Biology

Here's What An Undercover CIA Agent Learned About Foreign Policy

When you picture an undercover CIA agent, you may think of Claire Danes on <i>Homeland</i>. But the CIA isn't just the stuff of action movies and TV dramas. …

Witnesses Describe Multiple Gunmen in Orlando Shooting False Flag

<b>The dust has barely settled on the Orlando shooting but already it is clear there is a mainstream media cover up to deny the fact there were multiple</b> …

Terrorism

The Rbe10k Project

The Rbe10k Project. 2K likes. RBE10K is a community project for providing an opportunity for opting-out from the monetary system, with the ultimate …

MIT's artificial intelligence passes key Turing test

Can the new artificial intelligence system fool your senses?<p>An MIT algorithm has managed to produce sounds able to fool human listeners and beat …

Supreme Court Declines to Rule on What Makes a U.S. Citizen

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to decide who becomes a US citizen at birth, in a case brought by a group of American Samoans.<p>Since 1900, American Samoa has been a territory of the United States. But unlike residents of other US territories, including Puerto Rico and Guam, its residents are …

United States

The Olympics Are Turning Rio into a Military State

​The air is electric in Rio right now, and not just because of the surveillance cameras scattered all around the city.<p><b>The air is electric in Rio right now, and not just because of the surveillance cameras scattered all around the city.</b><p>Rio's hundreds of surveillance cameras are easy to view on the …

Orlando survivors: 'people were screaming and falling, the shots wouldn't stop'

Clubgoers tell how they thought the first gunshots were part of the music and recall acts of heroism by some of the 50 victims of the attack<p>It was Latin Night at Pulse nightclub, always one of the most popular dates on the club’s calendar. Just like any other Saturday night the music was booming as …

Heroism

New York man randomly slit the throat of a shopper in the produce aisle at ShopRite, police say

The victim was perusing the produce aisle mid-morning on Saturday in a ShopRite grocery store in New Windsor, N.Y., about 60 miles north of New York City.<p>Behind him, a quiet assailant calmly approached.<p>He brandished a folding box cutter knife in his hand, reported the Times Herald-Record, and …

Crime