Shlomo Grunbaum

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Avast's Four Free Ransomware Decryption Tools Decrypt Locked Files

Ransomware, malware that enables attackers to disable systems or encrypt your data until you pay them, is on the rise. If you’ve become the victim of …

11 Simple Techniques to Wake Up Earlier Every Morning

Even if you’re a night owl, you can still have more productive mornings if you put in a little effort to make getting up easier. Of course, it still …

Exercise Not Shown to Reduce Risk of Developing Multiple Sclerosis in Women

<i>Summary: Researchers find no evidence that exercise may reduce the risk of developing multiple sclerosis in women.</i><p>Source: AAN.<p><b>A large, new study</b> …

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This All-In-One System Rescue Toolkit Has Just the Right Tools to Troubleshoot Your PC

There’s no shortage of system rescue and repair discs you can download and keep handy for when your PC gives you problems, but this one, from reader …

An Extreme New Treatment Has Cured Patients of MS

17 of 24 patients saw their MS halted or reversed.<p>An extreme new treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS) has been shown to stop the disease in its …

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

EnhanCV Builds Good Looking, Easy to Customize Resumes for Any Job

Web: You already know your resume should look good, stand out from the pile, and be customized for every job you apply to, but doing all of that …

Innovation Nation: 10 Israeli Technologies That Are Changing The World

Israel has been dubbed the “Startup Nation” – the country with the highest number of startups per capita in the world. Over the past decades, …

A new experiment reversed the effects of Alzheimer’s in mice in a single week

Researchers have discovered that an injection of a protein called IL-33 can reverse Alzheimer's-like symptoms and cognitive decline in mice, …

Dementia

From Zero to 45 Days in a Row: How I Built a Habit of Daily Exercise

This year I’m focusing on habits to help me build new skills and look after my health. One of these habits is to do push-ups every morning. I went …

Gut bacteria regulate nerve fibre insulation

Research suggests that gut bacteria may directly affect brain structure and function, offering new ways to treat multiple sclerosis and psychiatric conditions<p>Far from being silent partners that merely help to digest food, the bacteria in your gut may also be exerting subtle influences on your …

Neuroscience

Living cells ‘hacked’ and hijacked by MIT

Scientists at MIT have proven they can ‘hack’ living cells and programme them to carry out new tasks.<p>In the same way that computer language tells a machine how to operate, researchers have shown it is possible to write DNA ‘code’ and insert it into bacteria to alter how they function.<p>They hope that …

Ten Isometric Action RPGs Worth Trying

They’ve been called many things over the years. Isometric RPGs, hack’n’slash RPGs, ARPGs, Diablo clones. But one thing is certain: They wouldn’t …

Top 10 Tech Security Basics Every Person Should Follow

We talk a lot about computer security and data security here at Lifehacker, but you can never have too many reminders of the basics. Here, in a …

Top 10 Tools for a Free Online Education

For lifelong learners and self-made scholars, the internet is a priceless resource. Continue your education with these top free online tools.<p>10. Free …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Pregnancy hormone could keep multiple sclerosis at bay

Taking a pregnancy hormone staves off multiple sclerosis relapses, a small clinical trial suggests. The results hint at a potential therapy for women …

Researchers Find Evidence of Link between Immune Irregularities and Autism

<b>Scientists at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) pioneered the study of the link between irregularities in the immune system and</b> …

Novel Chemical 'Washes Away' Alzheimer's Plaque in Mice

Scientists in Korea have found a small molecule that, when added to the drinking water of mice bred to develop Alzheimer's disease, washed away the …

Alzheimer's Disease

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2015

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here at Lifehacker, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. Here are the …

How the Love of Video Games Brought an American, Palestinian and Israeli Together

<i>Photo: Courtesy / Bandura co-founders, Justin Hefter, Ammoun Dissi and Etay Furman.</i><p>It doesn't matter where you live in the world; one pastime that makes an appearance during those pre-teen and teenage years (and for many into adulthood) is video games. While there are those that consider video …

'Jolie gene' linked to Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer's patients have less BRCA1 protein like those who carry the 'Jolie gene'<p>The ‘Jolie gene’ which drives breast and ovarian cancer may also be linked to Alzheimer’s disease, scientists have discovered.<p>The gene BRCA1 is crucial for repairing DNA and protecting against cancer, but people who …

uBeam Declassifies Secrets To Try To Prove Wireless Power Is Possible

It must violate the laws of physics. It must be dangerous. It must be impossible. This is what critics have concluded despite not actually knowing the details behind uBeam’s wireless power technology. So rather than let the rumors swirl, today uBeam revealed a bunch of details about how far, how …

Molecule stops body from making Alzheimer’s protein

In the war against Alzheimer’s disease, one of the big villains is a protein called amyloid beta—”Abeta” for short.<p>In a diseased brain, sticky …

Israeli Contractor Rafael Shows Off Anti-Drone Laser In Korea

Cheap drones destroyed in pricey ways<p>At a South Korean defense technology expo earlier this week, Israel’s defense manufacturer Rafael showed off its Iron Beam anti-drone laser system. While not yet deployed, the system is likely to become a standard feature of defenses in years to come, as …

Sword Coast Legends isn’t last generation’s D&D — and that’s sometimes a bad thing

Well met, <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>. It’s been too long.<p>Sword Coast Legends holds a special place in <i>D&D</i> computer gaming — it’s the franchise’s first single-player role-playing experience on PCs (and soon, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One) since 2008. That’s the largest video game gap in the landmark game’s …

Board Games

Download 15 Free Programming Books for Coders of All Levels

You can never have too many free ebooks—especially ones that help you learn something new or improve your skills. So here you go: 15 programming …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>