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How to set up a VPN on your phone

Why you need a private internet connection for your phone.<p>When your phone connects to the web, prying eyes can snoop on every site you visit. To protect your privacy, put a Virtual Private Network, or VPN, between your phone and the internet. Instead of connecting directly to a website, you'll …

Information Systems

Top 10 Tips for Wireless Home Network Security

Many families setting up wireless home networks rush through the job to get their Internet connectivity working as quickly as possible. That’s …

Wi-Fi

25 Creative Life Hacks You’d Never Think Of In A Million Years

#18. Hanging up photo frames can be difficult. Use a soda tab to help speed up the process and make it easier.<p>#19. Out of ziplock bags and need a way …

6 Drivers of Mental and Emotional Stress in Infosec

Pressure comes in many forms but often with the same impact: stress and burnout within the security community.

WALSH: Things Are About To Get Very, Very Ugly

As recently as yesterday morning, I said that I couldn't foresee America descending into a full-blown civil war. I may have to slightly amend that …

Good riddance: Justice Kennedy; Democrats, it's time for hardcore, relentless Gorsuch payback

When Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy quit yesterday, it was a nightmare for liberals: now Trump was going to get to appoint a second judge, and …

WPA3 lands with whopping Wi-Fi security update. What's your upgrade path?

<b>This week, the team behind Wi-Fi</b>—the people who insist the name is hy-phen-a-ted—have started certifying products supporting <b>WPA3</b>.<p><b>It’s more secure,</b> …

How to Set Up and Use a Network Drive

Running out of room on your computer? You can turn any external hard drive into a network drive to access your files, even when the computer is …

Windows 10

How To: The Beginner's Guide to Defending Against Wi-Fi Hacking

Hacking Wi-Fi is a lot easier than most people think, but the ways of doing so are clustered around a few common techniques most hackers use. With a …

8+ Tools for Finding and Deleting Duplicate Files on Windows

We've covered many ways that you can save space on your storage drives over the years, most recently discussing methods for deleting the Windows.old …

15 Best Web Design and Development Tutorials of 2018 for Beginners

Here are 15 best web design and development tutorials for starters, covering responsive and flat web design, font design, front-end development, …

What to do when your AC won't cool

It's 90 degrees outside and you need a break from the heat. The thermostat is set to 65, but your home feels like 80. And then you realize something's wrong with the air conditioner.<p>No need to panic. Luckily, whether you have central air conditioning or a window unit, there are a few ways you can …

We Are All Getting Dumber, New Science Proves, and No One Is Sure Why

Are our terrible diets, bad schools, tech obsession, or even increasingly trashy media to blame?<p>Whatever incredibly dumb things humanity got up to in the 20th century (and there were, as you know, some doozies), we all had at least one thing to crow about: as measured by IQ tests humans were at …

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How to evaluate CISOs

<i>What sets a security leader apart? Or, more broadly, how can we differentiate one tech CxO from another? Here is my ‘easy-to-use’ but</i> …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

‘He could have had a really great life’: Veteran found dead in Tidal Basin had wandered the country for 20 years

By Peter Hermann<p>, Reporter<p>Percy Ronald Chess left home for good 20 years ago and made his way across America. He had served in the Air Force in the early 1970s, then rejoined relatives in Miami. But he struggled to hold a job, and his family believes he suffered from mental illness.<p>At first he’d …

Jealousy in Dogs: Brain Imaging Shows They're Similar to Us

Various types of data stemming from observational studies to more controlled behavioral and noninvasive neuroimaging projects clearly show that dogs …

Four Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Worry

<b>“Do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than</b> …

Faith

Why we need to figure out a theory of consciousness

Understanding the biology behind consciousness (or self-awareness) is considered by some to be the final frontier of science. And over the last …

I Need Medication to Treat My Mental Illness. Why Can't People Accept That?

At 27, a decade into taking medication for depression and anxiety, I'm used to strangers telling me that I should try yoga or do breathing exercises instead. But I'm certain my life would be far worse without meds.<p>Anyone who struggles with a mental illness or mood disorder must routinely endure a …

MDMA Used in Breakthrough PTSD Study, Bringing FDA Approval into View

The anticipated approval date is within reach.<p>In the 1970s, MDMA was considered to be an anxiety-relieving drug. But when the United States …

Ecstasy (Drug)

A New Study Found 44 Genetic Risk Factors For Depression & It Has Huge Implications For Treatment

A big part of furthering our understanding of mental health is furthering our understanding of how biology and genetics interact with our mental …

This 75-year Harvard study shows how to have lifetime joy

For over 75 years, Harvard’s Grant and Glueck study has tracked the physical and emotional health of two groups:<p>456 poor people in Boston from 1939 …

Happiness

PTSD veterans 'cured' with ecstasy treatment in weeks, say scientists

Treating soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with the party drug ecstasy effectively cures the condition within weeks, according to a new study.<p>Scientists found that administering the illegal MDMA improved veterans’ receptiveness to traditional psychotherapy.<p>Published in …

Pharma giants are looking to ketamine for clues to the next blockbuster depression drug — and science says they're onto something big

When Armin Szegedi was working as a psychiatrist in Berlin, he felt as if he were running a lengthy experiment on his depressed patients.<p>After prescribing them an antidepressant, he'd wait up to a month to hear if the drugs were working, Szegedi, who's now a vice president of clinical development …

Depression

Trauma-Related Guilt in People With PTSD

People who develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) also commonly experience guilt. In particular, individuals who have endured traumatic events …

Mental Health

'Tyrannical' judge told 'not to return' after she berates defendant who died three days later

A Florida judge was relieved of her duties Friday after berating a woman in a wheelchair who was having trouble breathing due to two medical conditions and who died at home three days after the encounter.<p>Broward County Circuit Judge Merrilee Ehrlich gave defendant Sandra Faye Twiggs, 59, who was in …

Nasal spray of party drug shows promise as fast-acting antidepressant, researchers say

The latest clinical trial of esketamine, the nasal-spray form of the club drug ketamine, is boosting confidence <b></b>among some psychiatrists that it could be a major advance in the treatment of suicidal depression.<p>In a study published this week in the American Journal of Psychiatry, researchers report …