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Apple might kill the USB port on its new MacBook Pro

That's according to a report from Japanese-language tech site Macotakara, which we first heard about via Motherboard.<p>The Californian technology company is widely reported to be hosting a big event on October 27, where it is expected to announce a slew of new Macs — including a radically overhauled …

Mobile Technology

Ecuador says it cut WikiLeaks founder's internet over interference in US election

Officials confirm government cut off internet access for Julian Assange following a raft of leaked emails targeting Democrats<p>Ecuador has confirmed that it has temporarily cut off internet access in its embassy in London to Julian Assange, the founder of the whistleblowing site WikiLeaks, over fears …

'How does it feel?' - Bob Dylan wins Nobel literature prize

1 / 11<p>File photo of rock musician Bob Dylan performing at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles<p>Rock musician Bob Dylan performs at the Wiltern Theatre …

Hillary Clinton celebrates 'milestone' victory but Sanders refuses to quit

Clinton cements status as presidential nominee with a win in California, but Sanders vows to keep campaign alive all the way to Democratic convention<p>Hillary Clinton has cemented her status as the Democratic nominee for president with convincing primary wins in California, New Jersey and New Mexico, …

Clinton claims historic victory in Democratic primary

NEW YORK (AP) — Claiming her place in history, Hillary Clinton declared victory Tuesday night in her bruising battle for the Democratic presidential nomination, becoming the first woman to lead a major American political party and casting herself as the beneficiary of generations who fought for …

This Is How Happy Alcohol Makes You, Researchers Say

Everyone knows drinking too much can be bad for you—but that public health discussion doesn’t usually take into account how much fun it is to throw …

Tim Cook Saw an iPhone in a 17th Century Painting—Here's What He Missed

Tim Cook is many things: executive businessman, native Alabaman, multi-millionaire. Unfortunately, we can’t all be everything, and Tim recently …

Microsoft slashes nearly 2,000 jobs as its smartphone business crumbles

The American tech company is cutting nearly 2,000 jobs, it announced Wednesday, including 1,350 from Finland as it ceases phone design and production in the country.<p>The Finland layoffs were reported earlier by the Finnish press. After years of partnership, Microsoft acquired Nokia's smartphone …

Satya Nadella

Changing How You Ask This Question Will Transform the Way You Network

Why asking "What do you do?" is a huge missed opportunity, and what to ask instead.<p>It's a question you hear at the start of a meeting, while lingering in a waiting room, in line while waiting for coffee, and hundreds of times at conferences and networking events.<p>The dreaded <b>"What do you do?"</b><p>It has …

Entrepreneurship

Understand This Before You Enter Into a Relationship With an Entrepreneur

Writer, Consultant, Freedom Advocate, Lifetime Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A relationship in of itself can be hard. Add entrepreneurship into the mix, and it can get complicated. It takes a special kind of person to be an entrepreneur. You have to be …

Entrepreneurship

This gloriously disturbing BBC tweet has created the year's oddest hashtag

LONDON — Brace yourselves for this one — it isn't for the faint-hearted.<p>On Thursday evening, BBC Earth tweeted the following, slightly unexpected gif.<p>…

Your food's nutrition labels are about to change in a big way

The labels on your food are about to get a major upgrade.<p>The White House and Food and Drug Administration on Friday released their revamp of the standard nutrition label.<p>Nutrition labels have been a constant fixture on packaged food and drinks since 1990, but they've remained pretty much the same …

Nutrition

Quiz: Can you pick out the most misheard song lyrics?

In celebration of Record Store Day, quizzes and all things music: can you pick out the correct line from these most commonly misheard lyrics?<p>Classic songs by REM, Adele and Jimi Hendrix are among the most misheard lyrics, according to a survey.<p>How many will you get right?<p>“Some of the misheard …

Jimi Hendrix

4 simple note-taking extensions for Chrome

Looking for a simple way to jot down notes while using Chrome? Look no further.<p>I finally realized that Google Docs isn't the best note-taking app. It's too clunky for quickly jotting down notes about a project or interesting things I come across throughout the day.<p>So, I went to the Chrome Web Store …

25 of the Biggest (And Grossest) Cleaning Mistakes You're Making

You've got the tools, but it's all about how you use them.<p>You've got the tools, but it's all about how you use them.

The doves cried in 1984, and I still know what it sounds like #genX https://t.co/e1zzBp8MtD

Motherhood stole my identity. Other women brought it back

Growing up, I never dreamed about becoming a mother. Instead my fantasies revolved around bylines and books. As I got older, I dedicated much of my energy to getting my writing career off the ground—waking up at 5 am to write fiction before turning to my paying work, and sending submissions to …

Parenting

Put the blame where it belongs: Bush, Reagan, Kissinger and the real history of the rise of ISIS

Conservative intellectuals are now trying to blame Marxism for ISIS. Time for a history lesson<p>If you think it's a bit crazy when elite conservatives try to blame Obama for the rise of Donald Trump, you ain't seen nothin' yet.<p>Check out Damon Linker's establishment apologia, “The Marxist roots of …

The world's 15 richest self-made women are worth $53 billion — more than the GDP of Iceland

With data from Wealth-X, a company that conducts research on the super wealthy, Business Insider has taken a look at the richest self-made women in the world. These women have built companies, pioneered new technologies, and made huge advances in their respective fields. They're worth a combined …

Andy Warhol

Price wars: Trader Joe's is beating Whole Foods

Who's got better prices: Whole Foods or Trader Joe's?<p>When comparing prices at the two markets, a basket of 77 products was 21% cheaper at Trader Joe's, according to a new report from Deutsche Bank analyst Karen Short.<p>And the price gap between the two has recently grown, the report said, leading …

CNN

Why Tom Hiddleston's Loki could be Marvel's next great supervillain movie

The success of Deadpool and the hype surrounding Suicide Squad prove audiences have an appetite for baddies; should the Norse trickster be next?<p>The last time we saw Tom Hiddleston’s Loki on the big screen, the shapeshifting supervillain was revealed to be masquerading as his dear old dad Odin at …

Humans Evolved to Believe In God, This Theory Argues

More than eight in ten people worldwide believe in some form of religion.<p>More than eight in ten people worldwide have some sort of religious belief, according to a Pew Research Center study. Approximately one third of those people are Christian.<p>Even though the percentage of people who identify as …

Religion

15 Smart Ways to Decorate Your Home without Spending a Penny

We often talk about saving money when decorating your home so let’s take it a step further and find ways how to do it without spending a single …

Home Decorating

Google’s smartwatch king has a 50-year vision for the future of Android Wear

The size of technical components is becoming ever-smaller, and the group wanted to figure out what could theoretically be achieved with a wearable technology platform.<p>So they attached their phones to their wrists and wandered the halls of Google, where they worked, pretending they were watches. …

Wearable Tech

New research points to the unexpected and dangerous nature of Jupiter

That it has used its massive gravitational pull to divert asteroids and comets from a collision course with Earth.<p>Maybe Jupiter even felt bad when one got through, and doomed the dinosaurs to extinction. But a new study has cast this idea into doubt.<p>The idea of Jupiter as a protector has been …

Astronomy