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Nato chief warns against 'going it alone' amid fears over Donald Trump's commitment to alliance

Jens Stoltenberg, the Nato chief, has issued a stark warning that "going it alone is not an option" following Donald Trump's US election win.<p>Outlining the alliance's strengths in a pointed article in the Observer newspaper, Mr Stoltenberg warned that "we face the greatest challenges to our security …

The Week in Review: Donald Trump Wins U.S. Presidential Election

Donald Trump became the 45th president-elect this week after the Republican beat Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton with 279 electoral votes to her 228.<p>Trump’s sweeping win surprised pollsters, operatives and pundits across the country, most of whom predicted a Clinton win. Instead, Trump …

Samsung HQ raided by prosecutors as South Korean political scandal deepens

Company implicated in scandal involving President Park Geun-hye Samsung accused of providing favors to daughter of Park’s confidante<p>Samsung is dealing with yet another major crisis after the tech giant was implicated in a government corruption investigation in South Korea.<p>The scandal follows the …

South Korea

A Tech Mogul Said He'd Push For California To Secede If Trump Won

"If Trump wins I am announcing and funding a legitimate campaign for California to become its own nation," Shervin Pishevar tweeted.<p>Many in Silicon Valley are freaked out at the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency. But with the race seemingly getting tighter, one tech titan took things a little …

Silicon Valley Is Panicking About a Donald Trump Presidency

As the 2016 presidential election nears its close, Republican candidate Donald Trump’s claim on the White House is looking likelier and likelier.<p>With …

Silicon Valley

You blew it, America: World reacts to a Trump presidency on Twitter

Good one, America. Good. One.<p>The American people have spoken, electing Donald Trump president. And to say the world is shocked is something of an …

Silicon Valley Is Worried That Trump Is Going To Grab Them By The Data

“We have no reason to believe that Trump is not going to do what he said he was going to do. It’s no longer, a distant dystopian future."<p>NEW YORK — Silicon Valley was reeling Wednesday from the implications of what a Trump presidency might mean for tech companies that collect and store the data of …

Trump election ignites fears over U.S. encryption, surveillance policy

<i>WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (By Dustin Volz and Joseph Menn, Reuters) –</i> Donald Trump’s surprise election victory has alarmed technology companies and civil libertarians fearful that a self-described “law and order” president will attempt to expand surveillance programs and rejoin a long-running battle …

Shock, Concern And Some Optimism Greet Trump's Election At Europe Tech Gathering

“It’s Donald Trump who is in charge; it’s Donald Trump who is president, so we better start a conversation.”<p>Before venture capitalist Patrick Lord left Paris to attend Web Summit, a gathering of 50,000 global tech executives and enthusiasts taking place in Portugal this week, he warned his family …

Donald Trump
Net Neutrality

Game of Thrones: Everything You Need to Know Before Watching Season 6

A spoiler-free refresher on where we left off.<p>It’s been a long time since we visited the Starks, Lannisters, Targaryens, and more. Though speculation about what <i>might</i> happen next year is sky high, many have stayed out of the guessing game. For those who prefer to be surprised by what’s in store for …

TV Series

The 30 Most WTF Moments From 5 Years Of Game Of Thrones

<i>Game of Thrones</i> has a history of eliciting rather strong reactions from viewers. From its premiere in 2011 to last year's season five finale, this …

How ‘Game of Thrones’ Became the Most Viral Show on Television

Is Jon Snow dead? Where is ‘Game of Thrones’ season 6 headed? From Tyrion to Daenerys, a social-media frenzy<p>In May 2007, a few months after HBO optioned the rights to a book series by George R.R. Martin, executive producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss joined the author for a surprise appearance in …

TV Series

Windows 10 review – final version of Windows might be Microsoft's best ever

Microsoft’s Windows swansong brings together the best bits of Windows 7 and 8 – and won’t force you to change the way you work<p>Microsoft’s last version of Windows is finally here: Windows 10 is arguably the best version of the ubiquitous operating system. But the question is, should you upgrade for …

Google Play

Windows 10 marks turnaround moment for Microsoft

The goal of the software maker's flagship product is to renew faith in the Windows world.<p>"We don't sit around and speculate about what people want. We go and look at what's happening in the real world."<p>Joe Belfiore of Microsoft<p>"They can't sell software like they used to."<p>Roger Kay of Endpoint …

Software

Windows 10 launched so quietly you may have missed it

Despite the lack of flourish and giant ads, a lot rides on the success of the new Windows version for Microsoft and its chief executive<p>Twenty years ago the launch of a new version of Windows merited midnight store openings and a seven-figure payment to use a Rolling Stones song in ads celebrating …

Software

A Photographer Addicted to Telling the Story of Marijuana

When photographer Lynn Johnson was working on this month’s <i>National Geographic</i> cover story on marijuana, she was surprised how addictive it became. Not the drug, mind you, but the controversial and convoluted medical world that legalization has spawned. So much so, that even after shooting …

How to Make Deep Fried Tequila Shots

1<p><b>Bake angel food cake.</b> The "shots" in this recipe are formed from bite-sized cubes of angel food cake. Baking angel food cake is easy. The simplest …

This pizza box doubles as a movie projector

Movie-and-pizza night usually means having to retreat to the TV in the living room, but not if you live in Hong Kong. Ad firm Ogilvy & Mather HK has built the Pizza Hut Blockbuster Box, a pizza box that turns into a projector at the drop of a hat. All you do is pluck a lens out of the protective …

Opinion: Legalizing marijuana is not worth the risk - CNN.com

Public perceptions about pot have come a long way, from the dire warnings of "Reefer Madness" to growing acceptance of medical marijuana to the legalization of recreational weed use.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>History of marijuana in America<p>History of marijuana in America<p>History of marijuana in America<p>History of …

8 things to know about legal pot

Hooray! Pot is kind of legal.<p>People who've never been high are suddenly wondering how much an eighth really is. And those that could spot an eighth of weed from across a room can now, in some places, walk into a store and buy it. (Try Mary Mart, Bud Commander or the Happy Crop Shoppe -- all stores …

Cannabis

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: It's time for a medical marijuana revolution

<i>Dr. Sanjay Gupta puts medical marijuana under the microscope again with "Weed 3: The Marijuana Revolution</i><i>" at 9 p.m. ET Monday on CNN, followed by "High Profits</i><i>" at 10 p.m., a CNN Original Series exploring the business of legal, recreational cannabis in Breckenridge, Colorado.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b><p>I see signs of …

Cannabis

Bonobo Facts | Pygmy Chimpanzee | Chimps | Endangered Animals

The equatorial forests of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) house a truly special kind of ape and one of man’s closest relatives: the …

Democratic Republic of the Congo

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A day in the life of Matata, Great Ape Trust bonobo matriarch

The Wild Life of a Bonobo

<b>In a remote forest sector</b> of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, along the north bank of the Luo River, 50 miles by dirt trail from the nearest grass airstrip, lies the Wamba research camp, a place that’s quietly renowned in the annals of primatology. Wamba was founded in 1974 by a Japanese …

The Bonobo in All of Us — NOVA

• Posted 01.01.07<br>• NOVA<p>"Bonobos help us to see ourselves more in the round," says Frans de Waal, a primatologist at the Yerkes National Primate Research …

Photographer Photographs Two Mimes in 1974, Only Realizes 35 Years Later that One Was Robin Williams

Robin Williams tragic death has left the entire world in shock, grieving for a man whose entire professional life was dedicated to bringing joy to …

Why I’ve Gone Back To Shooting Film...And Why You Should Too

Our DSLRs have confused us. We obssess over the wrong things. Sharpness at 400%; bokeh characteristics of lenses produced from what-must-surely-be …