Matthew Shilohson

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Tinder's Lack of Encryption Lets Strangers Spy on Your Swipes

In 2018, you'd be forgiven for assuming that any sensitive app encrypts its connection from your phone to the cloud, so that the stranger two tables …

As Shutdown Talk Rises, Trump’s Immigration Words Pose Risks for Both Parties

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s incendiary words about immigration have dampened the prospects that a broad spending and immigration deal can be reached by the end of the week, raising the possibility of a government shutdown with unknown political consequences for lawmakers in both …

Immigration

'A time for us to enjoy and feel a part of something': Dallas MLK parade draws thousands of spectators

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream felt like a reality for the Coleman family on Monday, as Anita Coleman watched teenage daughter Kimberlyn …

Electronic Arts: 2 Reasons Why I'm Selling My Shares

For almost two years I have been a shareholder of Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA). My first article on the company was published here on Seeking Alpha …

Investing

Donkey Kong Joining Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle as Playable Character

This Kong’s got style, so listen up, dudes.<p>Ubisoft has announced that Donkey Kong will join Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle as a playable character …

Turok Dinosaur Hunter soundtrack re-recording out now

<b>Video game composer Rich Douglas releases officially licensed Turok Dinosaur Hunter soundtrack re-recording.</b>Rich Douglas – whose work can be heard in …

Pokken Tournament DX Battle Pack Details, 2 New Fighters Revealed

Aegislash and Blastoise will join the fray, plus new support Pokemon.<p>Nintendo has revealed the Pokken Tournament DX Battle Pack, which includes new …

Pokémon

Game Boy is back! Remake of 28-year-old retro console could be 2018's answer to the Nokia 3310

Gamers of a certain age may well recall hours spent in the back seat of car journeys, trying desperately to organise free-falling shapes into …

Microsoft launches ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs with ‘all-day’ battery life

A fresh challenge to Intel’s PC dominance<p>Microsoft and Qualcomm are officially unveiling the first ARM-powered Windows 10 laptops today. As expected, HP, Lenovo, and Asus are the manufacturers creating these new laptops that include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The first devices are similar …

Windows 10

Supermoon will be visible for the only time in 2017

Supermoon

Supermoon 2017: Catch all the spectacular sightings of 'cold moon' here!

The supermoon is a part of a trilogy, a wintertime trilogy to be precise. Otherwise known as the season's 'cold moon', this time it's much closer to …

Trump lawyer​: Flynn's guilty plea only implicates Flynn

President Trump's attorney Ty Cobb said in a statement Friday that nothing about Michael Flynn's guilty plea "implicates anyone other than Mr. …

Donald Trump

Ensure continuity of care for Iowa patients

As policymakers who advocate on behalf of patients in the Iowa Legislature, we are faced with the challenge of watching insurance companies scramble …

Health Care

Donald Trump's long history of racism

MSNBC's Nicole Wallace takes a look at Donald Trump's long history with racism.

The doctor will see you now - but often not for long

(Reuters Health) - For half of the world’s population, primary care doctor visits last less than five minutes, researchers say.<p>Appointments range from 48 seconds in Bangladesh to 22.5 minutes in Sweden. In the U.S., meetings with doctors average about 20 minutes.<p>Shorter consultation times have been …

Two detained under Terrorism Act as UK arrests reach record high

Two men suspected of being involved in terrorism have been arrested by police in raids in London and Birmingham on Tuesday afternoon.<p>A 20-year-old man was arrested by armed officers in north London at about 2.50pm, while a 21-year-old man was detained in south-east Birmingham at about 4.30pm.<p>They …

Extremism

macOS High Sierra security vulnerability discovered, here’s how to set root password for fix

<i>Update #2: An official fix is now available; no restart required.</i><p><i>Update: An Apple spokesperson has issued the following statement, saying an update is in the works:</i><p><i>“We are working on a software update to address this issue. In the meantime, setting a root password prevents unauthorized access to</i> …

A NASA astronaut films his spacewalk — and a breathtaking view of Earth

On its surface, Earth is chaos. It is traffic jams and the threat of nuclear war and fake news operations trying to punk real ones but owning themselves spectacularly in the process.<p>But launch yourself a couple hundred miles above the atmosphere, and Earth seems a different world. It is quiet. It …

Social Media

57% off the complete Linux Academy

If you’re one of those “tech guys” who is the go-to computer repairman for all your friends and family, then it’s about time you stepped up your game. It’s no secret that the real hackers, IT wizards, coders, and systems freaks <b>all use Linux</b>.<p><b>Why don’t you?</b><p>Sure, it can be a bit <b>obtuse</b> on the front, …

Linux

'Nazi Grandma' loses appeal case, sentenced to 14 months in prison for Holocaust denial

Ursula Haverbeck, often dubbed the "Nazi Grandma" in the German press, has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for incitement of racial hatred. …

Judiciary

Tesla Unveils New Roadster and Truck: Pictures

Attention Economy

Uber board strikes agreement to pave way for SoftBank investment

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc's [UBER.UL] warring board members have struck a peace deal that allows a multibillion-dollar investment by SoftBank Group Corp to proceed, and which would resolve a legal battle between former Chief Executive Travis Kalanick and a prominent …

Choking on Air in New Delhi

One year after a record-breaking toxic haze blanketed New Delhi, prompting school closings, car pileups and flight delays, the smog is back and it’s worse than ever. It has reached levels nearly 30 times what the World Health Organization considers safe, or the equivalent of smoking more than two …

Uber’s ‘peace deal’ is ready for signing, allowing the SoftBank tender offer to proceed

Employees will be able to sell half their stock.<p>A “peace deal” to settle an ugly boardroom war at Uber is expected to be signed today or tomorrow. If all goes well — and this is a big “if” still since, <i>well</i>, Uber — it should clear the way for a multi-billion dollar tender offer by SoftBank and other …

Nigel Farage accused of lying about 'affair' to save Brexit

A former political aide to Nigel Farage, who claims she had a decade long affair with him, has alleged he urged her to lie about it, to save Brexit.<p>Annabelle Fuller, 36, who worked as a speechwriter and adviser to the former Ukip leader, has said the pair were involved in a sexual relationship from …

Elections

Rodrigo Duterte preceded hosting Trump with tirades against his human rights critics

It’s fair to say that Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte is a tad touchy about his human rights record. If any reminders were needed, he provided plenty in the days before Donald Trump made his way to Southeast Asia, where the two leaders met for the first time over the weekend at the APEC …

Railway Empire comes to consoles and PC in January

The original tycoon genre comes back<p><i>Railway Empire</i>, which we previewed back at GDC 2017, will launch on Jan. 26, on PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One, publisher Kalypso Media has announced.<p>Railroad construction sims haven’t seen a new full-size launch since Sid Meier’s Railroads! a successor …

Jerry Brown: How to beat Donald Trump on climate change | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 13.11.2017

California Governor Jerry Brown has emerged as the default climate leader for the US. At the COP23 climate conference in Bonn, Brown tells DW's …

NOCABLE battery pack charges your smartphone wirelessly

Battery packs are here to stay for a while, so you better pick one that really meets your needs. If you require wireless charging, your list of options has been significantly reduced, but this won’t always be the case. After all, Apple’s new smartphones support Qi, which means we should expect an …

Gear & Gadgets