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Here’s What Your Voice Tells Others About You

People judge you by your voice in many ways.<p>Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior:<p>The result: speakers with higher-pitched …

Psychology

Southeast US digs out after winter storm pounding

The southeastern U.S. was digging out Thursday from a barrage of winter weather that snarled traffic, cut power to hundreds of thousands and led to mass flight delays and cancellations.<p>Wet, heavy snow snapped tree limbs and cut power lines in North Carolina, Reuters reported, leaving more than …

SunEdison touts renewable energy generator, aims to bring power to 20 million people by 2020

SunEdison unveiled its ambitious plan to bring power to 20 million people by 2020 at an event in New York this week, touting new renewable energy technology for remote areas.<p>The company’s Social Innovations Group is at the forefront of this effort, developing new business models and technologies to …

Free fun abounds in official and SXSW Interactive-adjacent events

Amid the complaints that pop up every year about the steadily rising price of South by Southwest festival badges (welcome to Austin, where things …

​Apple opens up a little more with new iOS beta testing

Letting more people test software before its final release helps Apple find bugs faster -- and potentially nip bigger problems in the bud, too.<p>Apple has broadened a public beta program to iOS, letting people help stamp out bugs in upcoming versions of the mobile operating system before the software …

Beta Testing

Google Apps WHOIS Error Exposed Private Details

<b>Update</b>: A Google spokesperson says:<p>“A security researcher recently reported a defect via our Vulnerability Rewards Program affecting Google Apps’ integration with the Enom domain registration API. We identified the root cause, made the appropriate fixes, and communicated this with affected Apps …

Information Security

US drone strike targets Kenya mall attack 'mastermind'

A US drone strike in Somalia is believed to have killed a senior member of the al-Shabab who allegedly helped plan the 2013 Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi, officials said.<p>Adan Garar and two others are suspected to have been killed in Thursday’s attack after their car was targeted near the town of …

Extremism

Police on 'several leads' in Ferguson shooting of officers; mayor not quitting

<b>(CNN) —</b> Almost two days after two officers were shot and wounded at a Ferguson, Missouri, protest, investigators were still seeking breaks in the case, authorities said Friday.<p>"I cannot tell you an arrest is imminent, and there's certainly no one in custody," St. Louis County Police Chief Jon …

Justice

Hong Kong woman jailed for six years for abusing Indonesian maid

"Italy, with its low birth-rate, is likely to become increasingly diverse in the coming years. Its poor economy is actually dampening rather than fuelling anti-immigrant populism by keeping economic issues to the fore." Eric Kaufmann Professor of Politics, University of London

Did Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Actually Fly North And Land At This Airport? One Expert’s Case

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will have remained missing without a trace for one full year, assuming that searchers don’t find any evidence of the …

Airplanes

Honda fined $70M for not reporting death, injury complaints

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Thursday it is fining Honda $70 million — the largest civil penalty levied against an automaker — for …

Traffic Safety

Row Over Budget Airlines Erupts in Indonesia After AirAsia Disaster

A political row between Indonesia’s Transport Ministry, low-cost air carriers and the flying public is threatening to overshadow the ongoing salvage …

California gets more rain, 1 big mudslide

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest in a string of storms noisily marched across Southern California on Wednesday, hurling lightning bolts, coating …

The Photographer’s Introduction to Color, from Color Space to Monitor Calibration

If you’re a photographer today, you’re probably sharing your photos everywhere from Facebook to Flickr. Your photos are being seen on every device …

DramaFever and AMC to launch horror streaming site Shudder.tv

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Francey / Shutterstock.com<p>Cable network AMC and Korean drama specialist DramaFever are getting closer to the launch of …

Sydney siege victims lauded for courage, kindness

SYDNEY (AP) — The manager of a Sydney cafe where a 16-hour siege ended in a hail of bullets early Tuesday was lauded for sacrificing his life by …

New York Red Bulls sign Bradley Wright-Phillips as designated player

Move follows departure of Thierry Henry Forward scored 31 goals in 2014 season<p>He may not be a World Cup winner, but New York Red Bulls have signed Bradley Wright-Phillips as a designated player following the departure of Thierry Henry.<p>On Monday, Henry announced he would leave the Red Bulls …

Ex-Skypers unveil Wire app, offering voice, messaging and more

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Wire<p>Skype co-founder Janus Friis is backing a new communications network called Wire, which is based out of Zug, …