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How to delete your Google history

You can delete some of it, or you can delete all of it.<p>Like Facebook and Apple before it, Google has introduced a new user privacy policy to comply with a new European data privacy law -- General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) -- that goes into effect on May 25. Google's updated privacy policy …

Maps

Raspberry Pi Plex Server

If you have a backup of your digital media, it’s nice to have a convenient way to play it back. Running a dedicated media server is the usual way to do this, but a computer that’s up all the time can be pretty expensive in terms of electrical usage. Fortunately the Raspberry Pi 3 is powerful enough …

Raspberry Pi

How CBD Became the Unexpected Star of Legalized Pot

It can help treat pain, isn't addictive and won't get you high – but is CBD really the miracle drug many believe it to be?<p>These days, a significant …

Cannabis

How Autoflowering Cannabis is Changing the World of Growing

Over a decade ago a tiny strain called The Lowryder quietly changed the world of cannabis cultivation, and nobody noticed. This tiny plant introduced …

Cannabis

Vermont governor signs sweeping gun control measures

<b>(CNN) —</b> Vermont Gov. Phil Scott on Wednesday signed sweeping gun control measures -- including limits on the size of magazines -- that the Legislature passed last month after contentious debate.<p>The measures:<p>-- Raise the minimum age for gun buyers to 21;<p>-- Ban bump stocks, which allow semiautomatic …

Guns

Verge3.0_Logomark_Color_1

A new sidebar includes Google Calendar alongside messages<p>Google revealed yesterday that it’s planning to launch a new Gmail design in the coming weeks. The refreshed design will appear for Gmail users on the web, bringing it closer to the company’s tweaks for Gmail on mobile devices. <i>The Verge</i> has …

Gmail

Google is adopting blockchain-like technology

Google is planning to adopt a blockchain-like ledger system, people familiar with the situation told <i>Bloomberg</i>. Google will use the tech, the report states, as a means of differentiating its cloud business from rivals. The company would also supposedly license the ledger system so that other …

Blockchain

This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the following day. But where do you even …

“The Truth Could Be Really Bad for Trump”: The Nightmare Legal Scenario Facing Trump’s Lawyers

The president has plenty to worry about if Mueller issues a subpoena—and even more to fear if he doesn’t.<p>Representing President <b>Donald Trump</b> is not exactly a lawyer’s dream job. True, there are high stakes and lots of media attention. The downsides, though, include a slippery client who barely …

Donald Trump

Mike Pence's daughter endorses John Oliver's gay bunny book

John Oliver’s children’s book about a gay bunny has already sold out, and it turns out, one of those purchases was made by Vice President Mike …

An insider explains how rural Christian white America has a dark and terrifying underbelly

As the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, …

How to Invest in Legal Weed

In the past few years, legal weed—or excuse me, cannabis—has become a $9.7 billion dollar industry, and is expected to reach nearly $25 billion by …

Cannabis

Woman Fired For Flipping Off Donald Trump's Motorcade

A photo of Juli Briskman giving the middle finger to the president went viral. Her employer was not pleased.<p>WASHINGTON ― You may have seen this photo of President Donald Trump’s motorcade winding down a wooded road last week as a woman on a bicycle pedaled by ― giving the middle finger to Trump.<p>The …

Donald Trump

These Six Clever Gmail Add-Ons Will Make You Infinitely More Productive

Feel like your inbox could use an upgrade? Give Gmail new productivity powers with practical, efficiency-enhancing add-ons.<p>Gmail may be the de facto standard for web-based email—but sometimes, the service can start to feel a teensy bit stale.<p>After all, Google’s younger Inbox app is the where the …

Google Drive is changing—here's how to prepare

New apps for the cloud-storage service.<p>File storage service Google Drive is ending support for its desktop apps in March. But what exactly is changing, what will happen to your data, and most important, what do you need to do to get ready? We'll answer all those questions and more. Here's a rundown …

Software

Latest Google Photos update adds Google Lens support — sort of

At Google I/O back in May, the online search giant announced the impressive Google Lens feature that provides contextual analysis of images thanks to machine learning. To give you an example, you can point your camera at a poster for an event and Google Lens will save the date to your …

Android News

So what can you actually do with Linux? A guide for beginners

Linux is perfect for everyday tasks like browsing, emailing, photo management, financial management, and much more. Here's an overview.<p>In the …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson: 'No Reason' Marijuana Is Illegal, Alcohol Far Worse

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson says there’s no reason that marijuana should have ever been made illegal in America.<p>Speaking with co-host Chuck …

John Oliver Drags Stephen Miller: ‘One of the Most Revolting Humans I Have Ever Seen’

The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host went off on the Trump adviser for disavowing the Statue of Liberty poem during a presser—and unearthed an unfortunate …

Where To Start When You’ve Procrastinated On Your Goals For Too Long

This column is authored by Zdravko Cvijetic, Founder of Zero toThe post Where To Start When You’ve Procrastinated On Your Goals For Too Long appeared …

Procrastination

Collapsible cart rolls to the wilderness, acts as a waterproof basecamp

Hand carts offer a convenient way to lug your gear into the wild, but what the perfect cart looks like is open for debate. Interesting modular …

LED Lighting

Forget the Apple TV — this dirt-cheap Google gadget revolutionised my living room

Five advanced Google Chrome hacks to level up your browsing

Search harder, better, faster.<p>Since this clean, bare-bones browser first saw the light of day in 2008, Google Chrome has steadily grown in popularity. Today, it enjoys the largest share of the browser market. In the process, it has developed significantly, from a simple Windows-only platform to an …

Google

Google Glass is officially back with a clearer vision

If you thought that Google Glass was killed by a lack of practicality and privacy concerns, think again. Alphabet X, Google's "moonshot" branch, has unveiled a reboot of the original eyeglass-like wearable called Glass Enterprise Edition. As the name suggests, it's not aimed at the public at all. …

Kellyanne Conway’s use of props on ‘Hannity’ didn’t go over well on Twitter

Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president, strongly defended President Donald Trump and his family on <i>Hannity</i> last night—but her choice of prop has …

Google Forms gets a huge update with response validation, section reordering, and more

You can't spend much time on the internet without filling out a Google Form for something or another. Maybe you've even made some. Today, Google is …

41 Breathtaking Views From Above

Experience a bird's-eye perspective of places around the world from the 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest.<p>Humans always dreamed of flying. Thanks to the Wright Brothers, we're able to hop from one destination to the next in just a few hours. People take to the air to …

Travel Photography

Google App Maker

<b>Pros</b><p>User-friendly. No coding required for basic app creation. Intuitive UI builder with drag-and-drop widgets. Google Drive Tables for simple data …

Legal marijuana could be a $5-billion boon to California's economy

California is on the verge of creating a legal market for<p>marijuanaworth more than $5 billion that will help make the state a destination for pot-loving tourists, according to a new state-sponsored economic study.<p>But about 29% of all cannabis consumers may stay in the illegal market at first to …

Cannabis

D.C. and Maryland sue President Trump, alleging breach of constitutional oath

Attorneys general for the District of Columbia and the state of Maryland sued President Trump on Monday, alleging that he has violated anti-corruption clauses in the Constitution by accepting millions in payments and benefits from foreign governments since moving into the White House.<p>The lawsuit, …

George Washington