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Analysts: Credit Card Hacking Goes Much Further Than Target

The holiday season data breach at Target that hit more than 70 million consumers was part of a wide and highly skilled international hacking campaign that's "almost certainly" based in Russia. That's according to a report prepared for federal and private investigators by Dallas-based cybersecurity …

Why John Maeda Is Leaving RISD For A Venture Capital Firm

We talk to Maeda about his new job in Silicon Valley, what he regrets about his tenure at the Rhode Island School of Design, and the school’s outlook for the future.<p>Rhode Island School of Design’s visionary, digitally savvy president, John Maeda, announced Wednesday that he’ll be leaving his …

Google Wants To Make Your Passwords Obsolete

<i>Update to add comment from Google on U2F technology.</i><p>If there’s one thing that decades of computer use have taught security experts, it’s that most of us are really bad at creating good passwords. After the recent data breach involving Adobe’s customer accounts, security researcher Jeremi Gosney …

17 Startup Founders on How to Become Insanely Successful | Inc.com

Raise Your Conversational IQ

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Too many conversations miss the mark. We talk past each other, over each other and make up things that suit our motivations and needs. We can connect 24/7 from anywhere in the world at any time, but it’s not enough to have the tools to …

Where Social Media Is Going With Teens Leaving Facebook

Teenagers are abandoning Facebook. Find out what it means for you and your business.<p>It's become very clear that teens are leaving Facebook in droves and that Facebook is feeling threatened. First, Facebook CFO David Ebersman reported a sharp decrease in teen daily usage on the world's largest …

The Essential Management Book You're Not Reading

It was originally intended for software programmers but the handbook "Extreme Programming Explained" is gaining a cult status for its simple leadership ideas.<p>"Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, Second Edition," lacks the alliterative punch of "Good to Great" or "The Effective …

5 Reasons Why Most People Never Discover Their Purpose

Living and working with purpose is a process of self-discovery--and one most of us never let ourselves undergo.<p><i>"The deepest form of despair is to choose to be another than himself."</i> Soren Kierkegaard<p>After my last post on How to Know if You're Working (and Living) with Purpose, I had the opportunity …

To Be a Better Leader, Delegate These 2 Functions | Inc.com

How successful people make themselves luckier

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born, and the day you know why.<p>Unfortunately for some people, that second day never occurs. For lucky people, though, the second day—the day you know why—is often described as a personal epiphany. The most successful people have a clear …

Funny Photos of Cats That Pose Like Pin Up Girls

Right after we showed you some hilarious photos of sexy men and adorable cats in similar poses, we knew it was just a matter of time before we found the female equivalent. <i>Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls</i> is a funny Tumblr blog that pairs the scintillating ladies found in 1940s and '50s calendars …

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“Real Life Instagram” Renders Your Smartphone Redundant

“Real-Life Instagram” is an interactive art project that plays with the public’s current preoccupation with finding snap-worthy scenery. Created by …

Reports that NSA taps into Google and Yahoo data hubs infuriate tech giants

Google and Yahoo, two of the world's biggest tech companies, reacted angrily to a report on Wednesday that the National Security Agency has secretly intercepted the main communication links that carry their users' data around the world.<p>Citing documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward …

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There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …

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Urban Architecture – Photography by Jared Lim

Architectural Patterns.<p>Jared Lim is a Singapore-based photographer. On his travels he takes stunning pictures of urban architecture and landscapes. …

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Reminder: You Can't Stop Instagram Videos From Auto-Playing Anymore

Consider this your PSA for the day.Two weeks ago, Instagram quietly updated its iOS and Android apps. It seemed incremental, but one important detail …

Bloomberg: If Aereo wins in court, cable companies might buy it or build clones

While TV broadcasters like CBS and Fox continue their legal battle against Aereo and its leased microantenna-to-internet streaming scheme, <i>Bloomberg</i> reports cable companies are watching more closely than ever. Since they're currently paying retrans fees for a lot of the same content networks …

LinkedIn’s new Intro app is a nightmare for email security and privacy, say researchers

If you’re at all concerned about the privacy of your emails, here’s a tip: Don’t use LinkedIn Intro.<p>Introduced earlier this week, Intro is aimed at giving users a complete profile of the people they email. But in order to do that, the app needs unfettered access to users’ email accounts — which …

Google puts down Facebook and Microsoft to be named most transparent of them all

PRISM not only challenges our trust in the U.S. government but also our trust in the companies that are secretly supplying the government with our data.<p>In the wake of revelations about PRISM , Google and Facebook are locked in a pissing match over which company is the “more transparent.”<p>News came …

NSA spying flap extends to contents of U.S. phone calls

The National Security Agency has acknowledged in a new classified briefing that it does not need court authorization to listen to domestic phone calls, a participant in the briefing said.<p>Rep. Jerrold Nadler, a New York Democrat, disclosed on Thursday that during a secret briefing to members of …

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23 Movies That Will Make You Want To Travel

As does people-watching, and the adrenaline boost of things that are hard for me — like getting lost — and making myself understood in another culture and language.<p>Movies set in foreign backdrops can trigger that "need more" feeling.<p>I asked Matadorians what movies make them think of spinning out of …