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Pirates pirate Pirates of the Caribbean 5 and demand ransom from Disney

Hackers claim to have stolen the upcoming <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> film and are demanding that Disney pay a ransom or else have it released online, according to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> and <i>Deadline</i>.<p>While there doesn’t appear to be proof yet that hackers have actually taken the movie, the series of …

Fearing Shadow Brokers leak, NSA reported critical flaw to Microsoft

WaPo confirms long-held suspicions as NSA cyberweapons crisis threatens to grow worse.<p>After learning that one of its most prized hacking tools was …

Behold, the spear phish that just might be good enough to hook you

Attackers are coming up with creative ways to trick you into opening malicious files.<p>To understand why Carbanak is one of the Internet's most skilled …

Sling TV review: Do cord cutters and “cord nevers” even want live TV?

For $20 a month, Dish needs to convince customers that the live TV experience is great.<p>When Dish announced its new Sling TV service at CES this year, …

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The Complete Visual History of Wolverine's Suit<p>The Evolution of Wolverine. This infographic shows the Wolverine Costume History from day one of this …

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How A Dress Shirt Should Fit Infographic - Men's Proper Fitting Dress Shirts<p>How A Dress Shirt Should Fit Infographic – Men’s Proper Fitting Dress …

Intel's Basis Peak: Finally, Accurate Heart Rate Measurement In A Fitness Wearable

For years, I have been looking for a watch that, while running, could accurately and automatically measure, capture, and display my heart rate without the need for a chest strap or PC connection. Watch after new watch came out this year that claimed this, but none of the ones I tried could do this …

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Tablet photography is here to stay

So stop making fun of it<p>Not long after the original iPad debuted, I was home for the holidays and saw a husband take a picture of his wife at a bar with a BlackBerry PlayBook. Being from a small town that always seems a bit behind the times, it surprised me that he had the new PlayBook in the first …

Glock Family Goes Down, Guns Blazing

King Lear, strippers, and show horses: Inside the $500 million lawsuit that could bring down Gaston Glock’s gun empire.<p>Guns, money, sex, and …

Edward Snowden’s Privacy Tips: “Get Rid Of Dropbox,” Avoid Facebook And Google

According to Edward Snowden, people who care about their privacy should stay away from popular consumer Internet services like Dropbox, Facebook, and Google.<p>Snowden conducted a remote interview today as part of the New Yorker Festival, where he was asked a couple of variants on the question of what …

Nissen Urges Prompt Revision Of Cardiovascular Guidelines

Sparked by a new study that once again finds serious flaws in the cardiovascular risk calculator at the heart of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association cardiovascular guidelines, Steve Nissen states that “the ACC and AHA should promptly revise the guidelines to address the …

Yahoo killing off Yahoo after 20 years of hierarchical organization

The Yahoo Directory will be retired at the end of the year.<p>As part of an ongoing effort to streamline and focus its business, Yahoo today announced …

12 Epic Ways People Have Quit Their Jobs

Every day people fantasize about the many ingenious, creative and disruptive ways they can finally quit their crappy jobs.<p>Most of these daydreams …

You Get 25,000 Mornings: Here Are 8 Ways Not to Waste Them

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>You’ll wake up for about 25,000 mornings in your adult life, give or take a …

Occupy Wall Street activists sue over Twitter account

Internal squabble now public: OWS Media Group claims one man "hijacked" account.<p>On Wednesday, three years to the day since the beginning of Occupy …

Danger of death!

<b>How you are unlikely to die</b><p>ON FEBRUARY 15th DA14, an asteroid 45 metres across, will sail past the Earth at 7.8km a second (4.9 miles a second). At …

The Unsung Heroism of Jesse Jackson

The civil rights leader has had a rough decade, but his campaigns for president paved the way for Barack Obama and brought about a better, more …

Jennifer Lawrence Shouldn’t Laugh Off Her Nude Photo Hack

The public might expect Jennifer Lawrence to be her usual charming, funny self in the wake of a nude photo scandal. Here’s why she doesn’t have …

Google Glass is Getting a Second Look from Businesses

A few months after Google publicly teased its plans to develop Google Glass, Ian Shakil convinced some friends who worked at the company to let him …

Here’s Why You Helpless Tramps Don’t Vote Republican

A new internal GOP survey suggests the party’s history of demeaning comments and policies is just killing them with women voters.<p>Things aren’t …

Putin Threatens Nuclear War Over Ukraine

Raising the spectre of nuclear war over Ukraine, Russia’s Vladimir Putin is playing a new, and dangerous, game.<p>On Friday, as Russian Federation tanks …

Nest and Samsung launch Thread, a wireless mesh standard for the smart home

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Samsung, ARM, Nest and four other companies have gotten together to build a new radio standard for the smart home. Dubbed …

Brain: Searching for the first PC virus in Pakistan

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Chrome 64-bit browser finally available as a stable version

64-bit browser claims better stability, performance, and security.<p>Google today released a 64-bit stable version of its Chrome browser for Windows …

This bitcoin startup is the 1st in Asia to enter the Valley through Boost VC

The bitcoin and cryptocurrency ecosystem in Singapore has been making great strides. Just a couple of months ago, the Association of Crypto-Currency …

A list of venture capital firms in Singapore

Venture capital firms have entered Singapore in droves, which means startups can look forward to a wider variety of funding options (not clear on …