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9. Aug. 2018 By Debbie Wall - Bio<p>Hi there! Debbie Wall here. The Freep kept me busy this weekend writing this letter to the editor in response to the …

The Rather Epic Children of Ankh Side Series

By Lon Bennett - Bio<p>"She Drives Me Crazy"<p>"She Drives Me Crazy"<p>The Mixed Media Series are paintings or art with several different tools used to create …

The Psychological Hack That Can Help You Save $1,431.00

<b>[Be sure to read to the end of the post so you can access your special bonus that can help keep you on track with your savings goal in 2015.]</b><p>What …

This Woman's Revolutionary Idea Made Her A Billionaire — And Could Change Medicine

No more wondering to yourself, "Ah, how much more can they take before I pass out?"<p>Instead you might be able to walk into a Walgreens pharmacy for a reportedly painless fingerprick that will draw just a tiny drop of blood, thanks to Elizabeth Holmes, 30, the youngest woman and third-youngest …

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WSJ: Mothers Tell Your Children to Be Software Coders

http://online.wsj.com/articles/andy-kessler-mothers-tell-your-children-to-be-software-coders-1411770575 Now that Alibaba has gone public in a $25 …

Concern over Bash vulnerability grows as exploit reported “in the wild” [Updated]

"Shellshock" bug in common GNU shell could be "worm-able," used to launch kernel exploits.<p>The vulnerability reported in the GNU Bourne Again Shell …

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States with the most credit card debt

Alaskans have consistently carried high credit card balances for the past few years, possibly due to the high cost of living in the state. According to data from the Experian-Oliver Wyman Market Intelligence Reports, sorted using Experian's IntelliView tool, only Alaska residents have carried an …

CEO relinquishes title as upstarts dominate industry

CEO relinquishes title as upstarts dominate industry<p>Larry Ellison's resignation as CEO of Oracle Corp. punctuates a shift in power in Silicon Valley as original tech titans like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Ellison give way to a newer generation of leaders like Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and Larry …

News for nerds, stuff that matters

<i>The news emerged via user reports, particularly on the primary Netflix Reddit community, in which users claimed that ads for entirely different</i> …

Syria crisis: At least 200 killed in one day, group says

The staggering death toll from the Syrian conflict has grown even further as at least 200 people were killed Tuesday, an opposition group said.<p>About 60 of them were killed in regime air strikes, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.<p>Well over 190,000 people have died in Syria in the …

Peter Thiel: Google Has Insane Perks Because It's A Monopoly

Thiel says a monopoly is "a kind of company that's so good at what it does that no other firm can offer a close substitute," a company that's "10x" better at what it does than anybody else.<p>Google hasn't competed in search since the early 2000s, Thiel says, when it definitively leapt ahead of …

Sam Harris: The Self is an Illusion

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Download, print, build your Martian home in 24 hours

<b>Imagine opening the curtains in the morning and instead of grey skies and rain, looking out at a rust-coloured rocky panorama.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessSqueezing out water to save the future3D print your racing carInnovate or face business extinctionWindows XP: Your upgrade …

Why the story of materials is really the story of civilisation

Everything is made of something. Take away concrete, glass, textiles, metal, and the other materials from our lives and we are left naked, shivering in a muddy field. The sophistication of our lives is in a large part bestowed by material wealth, we would quickly revert to animal behaviour without …

T-Mobile Launches 'Wi-Fi Unleashed' Campaign, Pledges Support for Wi-Fi Calling on All New Smartphones

T-Mobile today hosted its 7th Un-carrier event where it announced plans for a "Wi-Fi Unleashed" campaign. According to the company, all smartphones going forward will be able to take advantage of the network's Wi-Fi calling and texting, including Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.<p>Wi-Fi calling and …

Cheap Drinking Water From The Sun, Aided By A Pop Of Pencil Shavings

Piscine Molitor "Pi" Patel did it to survive on the Pacific Ocean. Robert Redford used the trick in All Is Lost.<p>When you're trapped on a boat, you can easily make fresh water, right? Simply let the sun heat up and evaporate salt water. Then trap the steam, condense it on a plastic surface and …

iPhone 6 -- the jolt that mobile payments need

Mobile payments, or the notion that you can pay for goods and services at the checkout with your smartphone, may finally break into the mainstream if Apple and the iPhone 6 get involved.<p>While Apple doesn't talk about future products, Wired was the latest to report that the next iPhone would include …

This small town is crowdfunding a full-scale Enterprise space ship

A small Canadian town called Vulcan has banded together to build the ultimate tribute to popular sci-fi TV franchise <i>Star Trek</i>: a full-sized version of the starship <i>Enterprise</i>.<p>And the town <i>only</i> needs to hit its Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign goal of CA$2 billion (about $1.8 billion) by Oct. 4 to make …

K-Pop part of plan to challenge US's cultural domination

There can be few people left in the world who have not heard of - or indeed danced to - Gangnam Style by the South Korean pop singer Psy.<p>The song became a global phenomenon, but it is far from the only cultural export from South Korea to win a vast international following.<p>And as Euny Hong, author …

Google search trends highlight America's digital divide

While the rest of us were out frolicking in the sun, <i>The New York Times</i>' Upshot blog spent the early part of the summer sussing out which counties in the United States were the easiest and hardest to live in. After a little extra prompting from Google's chief economist, editor David Leonhardt and …

Gut Feeling: How Intestinal Bacteria Could Manipulate Your Brain

The next time you can’t figure out why you’re suddenly craving a huge slab of ultra-decadent chocolate cake—consider the possibility that it’s not just you doing the craving. New research suggests that the armies of bacteria living in our guts can pull the strings in our brains to get what they …

China plans to fight terror with ‘dozens’ of new cities

Building dozens of new cities and towns in the restive western region of Xinjiang provides a ‘fundamental solution’ to the escalating threat of terrorist attacks, officials claim<p>Dozens of new cities and towns will be built from scratch in China’s remote and restive far west as part of the country’s …

Here's The Real Reason Apple's iPad Sales Are So Awful

Why, of all Apple's products, has the iPad turned into such a sales stinker?<p>The counterintuitive answer may be that the iPad is losing sales because it is <i>too</i> good.<p>People use their iPads for a long time, according to Benedict Evans, an analyst at Andreessen Horowitz. Using numbers published by …

Guess Who's Been Waiting In The Lobby For A Hundred Million Years?

Sometimes the quiet ones surprise us.<p>Take moss — those fuzzy green pads you see on the sides of old trees, or hanging onto rocks. Who notices moss? It's just ... there, doing whatever it does — so slowly, so terribly slowly, that nobody bothers to think about it. Moss creeps up tree bark, sits …

Here's What Happens When An Amoeba 'Eats' The Brain

Last week, nine-year-old Hally Yust died after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba infection while swimming near her family’s home in Kansas.<p>The organism responsible, <i>Naegleria fowleri,</i> dwells in warm freshwater lakes and rivers and usually targets children and young adults. Once in the brain it …

Here’s why your Comcast rep is yelling at you

Warped employee incentives and an absence of competition make bad customer service inevitable<p>In 2006, a man named Vincent Ferrari called AOL and tried to cancel his internet service. It took him 21 minutes as an increasingly desperate customer service rep named John tried to talk him out of it. …

Google recruits world’s first iPhone jailbreaker to plug security holes

No name in the world of iPhone hacking looms larger thank George Hotz. At only 17 years old, Hotz, aka geohot, became the first person in the world …

New Mayhem Malware Targets Linux and UNIX-Like Servers

Bismillah writes: <i>Russian security researchers have spotted a new malware named Mayhem that has spread to 1,400 or so Linux and FreeBSD servers around</i> …