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Divorced parents who pit children against former partners 'guilty of abuse'

Divorced parents who "brainwash" their children against ex-partners are guilty of “abuse”, the head of the agency that looks after youngsters' interests in family courts has said.<p>Anthony Douglas, chief executive of the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (Cafcass), warned against …

6 Ways to Train Your Brain to Literally Get Smarter | Inc.com

In today's world, brain is worth more than brawn, and even ancient tricks can help. We live in a digital age surrounded by smart devices and connectivity, where everyone is trying to get smarter, faster. Plus, we're not just competing with humans anymore, thank you AI.<p>We have easy access to all …

The Brain

NSA could put undetectable “trapdoors” in millions of crypto keys | Ars Technica

Technique allows attackers to passively decrypt Diffie-Hellman protected data.<p>Researchers have devised a way to place undetectable backdoors in the …

Information Security

It’s Impossible To Watch Just One Of These GIFs Of Japanese Wood Joining

Traditional Japanese carpentry is almost unfathomably complicated. Timber was joined, not by nails or screws, but by carving extremely intricate patterns into the wood, then interlocking them as self-reinforcing joints.<p>These aren’t your dad’s Lincoln Logs or Lego, though. The patterns include …

GIF Animations

Government Hackers Caught Using Unprecedented iPhone Spy Tool

The malware was used to target a political dissident in the United Arab Emirates.<p>On the morning of August 10, Ahmed Mansoor, a 46-year-old human rights activist from the United Arab Emirates, received a strange text message from a number he did not recognize on his iPhone.<p>"New secrets about torture …

Security

Hyped : Patagonia Stretch Nano Storm Jacket

<i>Words:</i> Alex Showerman<p>One puffy to rule them all? Quite possibly. The Stretch Nano Storm was the go-to jacket on a two-and-a-half week splitboarding …

One of the biggest warning signs of the financial crisis is flashing again — but this time is different

The Libor, or London Interbank Offered Rate, measures the interest rate at which banks lend to each other at different durations, and its sharp jump was a harbinger of the financial crisis.<p>An increase in the Libor, the typical thinking goes, means that banks see lending to their fellow financial …

Bank of America

How to enable Windows 10’s hidden Dark Mode

From the desktop or home screen, press Win+R to open a dialog box and type “regedit.” Then press enter.<p>In the regedit app, browse to …

Software

Do You Have a High IQ? 17 Signs That Say You Do

You should be thankful to your parents for instilling you with many of the attributes of an intelligent person--including those insufferable piano lessons.<p>Stupid people tend to overestimate their competence, while smart people tend to sell themselves short. As Shakespeare put it in <i>As You Like It</i>: …

Psychology

10 Qualities That People With High Emotional Intelligence Have

What is that one quality which makes some people more successful than others? Could it be simple intelligence? Maybe. However, that doesn’t seem to …

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

Inside the futuristic campuses tech's fastest-growing companies are building

Tech's cutting-edge companies are not only building products that will shape our future, but they're also building campuses with a vision to match.<p>It's not enough to just have a nice cafeteria or a volleyball court anymore. Today's tech companies strive for architectural showpieces that make a …

San Francisco

Snowden Designs iPhone Add-On To Thwart Surveillance

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and hacker Andrew Huang have designed an add-on device for iPhone 6 that would alert users when they are being …

Surveillance

American skier lauds new technique at Vancouver hospital for brain recovery

For weeks after professional skier Jamie Crane-Mauzy injured her brain while competing in Whistler, B.C., the 23-year-old says she experienced the world like the protagonist in the movie "50 First Dates."<p>She could talk and interact, but would have no idea what she had done the previous day. On one …

Halfpipe Skiing

Zombie Mammoths to the Rescue

A bizarre plan to save humanity<p>Scientists have a fix for one of the greatest threats facing our climate. It’s big, it’s hairy, and it’s been dead 10,000 years.<p>In a madcap scheme to slow the melt of arctic permafrost, researchers are trying to resurrect the woolly mammoth.<p>How to Grow a …

Mammoths

Bathroom Renovation Trends to Make a Note of - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

The best way to remodel your bathroom is to create a functional, stylish, elegant and modern place where you can unwind after a hard working day and …

Enable This Secret Feature To Make Microsoft Edge Browser Run Faster

Speed up Microsoft Edge by enabling TCP Fast Open<p>Edge, which was introduced with Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows 10 last July has not only …

5 Tips to Make Your iPhone More Useful

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>These 5 tools will make your iPhone even more awesome<p>Apple …

Apps

Apple computers are expensive — here’s how to build your own superfast Mac at a fraction of the price

So what's the solution if you want a super-powerful Mac computer without paying that high price tag? Build your own, of course!<p>Do-it-yourself Mac computers are called "Hackintosh" computers by the people who build them. And you can absolutely build your own.<p>Jesse Guardiani from the createthis …

Computer Hardware

Apple is killing the headphone jack — here's how headphone companies are preparing for a total hardware revolution

Apple is reportedly ditching the 3.5 mm headphone jack in the next iPhone. And Intel is reportedly helping further USB-C's status as an alternative digital-audio connector — the implication being that it could one day serve as the 3.5 mm jack's successor on future Android phones and laptops. Some …

Consumer Tech

In Another Tesla Crash, 'Driver' Blames Autopilot

A Model X apparently failed to see wooden stakes.<p>Tesla’s Model S autopilot feature has faced criticism since a fatal crash in May, when the car’s …

Tesla

Indonesia Furniture

Indoor furniture<p>Armoires<p>Mahogany antique armoires replica and wardrobe cabinet handcrafted of teak and reclaimed wood.<p>Beds<p>Bedframe, bunk beds, …

Furniture

The Bahamas’ government is warning travelers to the US to use “extreme caution” around police

In the clearest gauge yet of how concerned other countries are about the wave of police violence in the US, the Bahamas has warned its citizens traveling to the country to “exercise extreme caution” in interactions with law enforcement. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration issued the …

Bahamas

GreenPod's 450 sq. ft. Waterhaus is a tiny, prefabricated eco-friendly home (Video)

It took some time, but modular and prefab homes are finally gaining some mainstream traction. For people interested in getting an eco-friendly home …

Prefab Homes

I Replaced My Fingerprints With Prosthetics to Avoid Surveillance

In preparation for an age of biometric data megabreaches, I covered my real fingerprints with replaceable, fully-functional fake ones that are nearly impossible to copy.<p>With face recognition on the rise and fingerprint readers on our phones, it's no secret that biometrics are quickly becoming the …

Information Systems

Solar-powered tiny house doesn't skimp on the home comforts

The Chimera measures 8 x 24 ft (2.4 x 7.62 m) and is clad in stained grey pine. It sports a metal roof and an exterior storage box, while the glazing …

Computer coughs up passwords, encryption keys through its cooling fans - ExtremeTech

By on June 29, 2016 at 2:46 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Here’s a security update to haunt …