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Mother Left ‘In Tears’ After Being Investigated for Letting Her Kids Play in Backyard

One Canadian mother was left in tears after being investigated by Child and Family Services for allowing her children to play in her own backyard.<p>Jacqui Kendrick, a stay-at-home mom from Winnipeg, said a CFS worker showed up at her house unexpectedly earlier this month, telling her they were there …

SHOCKER. Serial Bankrupt Donald Trump Doesn't Understand Math

Using the same mathematical skill that has driven a dozen or so enterprises into the dirt and proclaimed the US national debt could be paid off …

Outlook Mobile Support Makes Android Wear Interesting Again

It’s hard to keep up with the rapid release and updating of Microsoft mobile apps on Android and iOS. Case in point: Outlook Mobile is just now …

Test out Windows 10 with an official emulator from Microsoft

Have you been frustrated, batting away that notification to install Windows 10 on your PC? Interested in checking it out but not sure if you're ready …

Software

9.7 Inch iPad Pro Review

Marshall's wireless headphones rock all night (and day) long

​When will these headphones die? That's what I'm thinking two days after switching on Marshall's $150 wireless Major II. The box clearly states "30 hours of playback," but it is a humble fib. It breezed past the 30-hour mark, well, hours ago. If it carries on much longer, it'll reach a second …

Consumer Tech

High-potency pot smokers show brain-fiber damage

People who use especially potent pot show signs of damage in a key part of their brain. The results, reported online November 27 in <i>Psychological</i> …

Personal Thermostat

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Trump Cites CNN Poll to Attack Rivals During Debate — He Likely Didn’t Anticipate This Rebuttal From Cruz

Donald Trump touted a CNN poll that shows him beating Hillary Clinton during the Republican presidential debate on Fox News on Thursday.<p>DETROIT, MI – MARCH 03: Republican presidential candidates (Lto R) Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, …

Free ebook: Introducing Windows 10 for IT Professionals, Technical Overview

We’re happy to announce the release of our newest free ebook, <i>Introducing Windows 10 for IT Professionals, Technical Overview</i> (ISBN 9780735696976), by …

Windows 10

Here’s Why Trump Says He Can’t ‘Unequivocally Condemn’ David Duke, KKK Endorsement

Sunday morning on “State of the Union,” CNN’s Jake Tapper questioned Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on the endorsement he received from infamous white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke.<p>“Will you unequivocally condemn David Duke and say that you don’t want his …

Trump Retweets Quote From Fascist Dictator Benito Mussolini

Sunday morning a parody account for Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump tweeted a well-known quote from fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, adding Trump signature slogan, #MakeAmericaGreatAgain:<p>Then, Trump retweeted the quote, “It is better to live one day as a lion than 100 years as a …

Ted Cruz speculates of possible mafia ties in Donald Trump's tax returns

"Maybe it is the case that Donald, there have been multiple media reports about Donald's business dealings with the mob, with the mafia," Cruz said on "Meet the Press."<p>"Maybe his taxes show those business dealings are a lot more extensive than has been reported," he added.<p>Cruz repeated the …

Donald Trump

Using the iOS Bridge to Bring Storyboards and Auto Layout to Windows 10

In part one of the Windows Bridge for iOS series, we created a simple to-do list app in Xcode and used the Windows Bridge for iOS to bring it over to …

iOS Programming

Microsoft Begins Roll-Out Of New Outlook.com Design

<i>Above theme is not the default and can be changed</i><p>Microsoft has announced today that the new design of Outlook.com is leaving preview and is in the …

North America

Glenn Beck: Marco Rubio Is ‘Turning His Record Upside Down and Inside Out’

Glenn Beck challenged Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio Friday, telling Fox News host Megyn Kelly that the Florida senator is “turning his record upside down and inside out” as he battles his competitors for the GOP nomination.<p>As the race between Rubio and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz tightens, …

Security News This Week: Now California Wants to Ban Encrypted Phones, Too

This week, 16 states got tired of waiting for the Feds to do something and introduced their own legislation that would provide new privacy …

Mimicker Alarm from Microsoft Garage is a playful way to wake up

Playful and fun-loving aren’t the terms that I would typically associate with Microsoft, but the Mimicker Alarm app comes from Microsoft Garage — …

Uber app for Windows 10 gets 'significant' stability improvements in latest update | On MSFT

Last month, Uber rolled out a Universal Windows 10 app, complete with a fancy new user interface as well as Cortana and Live Tile support. The Uber …

Huge Number Of Critical Flaws Revealed In Apple, Android, Linux And Oracle Systems

Now would be a good time to update your smartphones, PCs and servers. Hundreds of vulnerabilities, many of them critical, have been revealed this week affecting millions of devices, including Apple iPhones, Google Android smartphones, Linux machines and Oracle business systems.<p>An iOS 9.2.1 update …

Information Security

The Weather Channel Universal App updated with better Windows 10 support - MSPoweruser

The official Weather Channel app has been updated with better support for Windows 10.<p>The app became a Universal Windows App in August last year and …

Apple Keeps Leaving Macs Open To Malware -- But Whitehat Hackers Have Your Back

Apple employed a Gatekeeper for its Macs to do one job: keep unsigned, unverified software out. It might be time to fire Gatekeeper, or hire a new one, as its failures have again been shown up by Patrick Wardle, ex-NSA staffer and head of research at bug hunting firm Synack.<p>In September last year, …

Newly Released Clinton Emails Confirm 2014 ‘For the Record’ Investigation

On Dec. 31, the Department of State released a batch of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private server. Information contained in those emails confirms shocking information that was first uncovered by TheBlaze TV’s <i>For the Record</i> in April 2014.<p>In the episode titled “Zero …

U.S. Real Estate 25% to 60% Overvalued: Analyst

Nearly a decade after the peak of the American real estate bubble, there’s no shortage of fear that we’ll repeat the whole nightmare again.<p>For years …

Tesla Restricts Autopilot on Residential Streets

Auto maker adds self-parking ‘summon’ feature<p>Tesla Motors Inc. implemented restrictions on where it will allow its vehicles to use autopilot after many owners took videos of themselves driving hands-free in dangerous situations.<p>Tesla, through a software update delivered via the Internet to its …

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Before You Get Engaged, Make Sure You Know These 5 Things About Your Partner

You may think you know everything about your significant other. But despite your wealth of knowledge, there's still a chance you haven't asked the right questions to uncover certain key issues quite yet, says Terri Orbuch, Ph.D., relationship expert and author of <i>5 Simple Steps To Take Your Marriage</i> …

Loneliness

TP-Link's multi-band Talon router lets you download a 4K movie in four minutes

There are routers, and then there's the TP-Link Talon AD7200. The device, shown off here at the Consumer Electronics Show today, is the world's first router to ship with Qualcomm's new 802.11ad technology, which taps into the unused 60GHz frequency to reach blazing speeds.<p>The router utilizes both …

Turn Your Smartphone Into A Solar Panel

And let the device recharge itself<p>Instead of searching for an outlet to keep your phone alive, what if all you needed was some sunshine? An MIT startup has created a transparent coating that transforms surfaces into solar panels.<p>The Trick<p>Typically solar panels soak up photons from the sun’s rays …

Clean Energy

Marine Vet Told to Remove ‘USMC’ Cap for Driver’s License Photo. He Refuses. Here’s What Happens Next.

When Marine veteran Alex Morales headed over to a California Division of Motor Vehicles office to get his driver’s license renewed last month, he was wearing his “USMC” baseball cap.<p>Marine veteran Alex Morales (Image source: Facebook)<p>Once inside the facility, the Bakersfield resident readied to get …

Debian founder and Docker employee Ian Murdock has died at 42

A cause of death was not provided in the blog post announcing the news. Docker declined to comment.<p>Murdock's Twitter account posted several tweets (PDF) on Monday that suggested he had been involved in an incident involving police, and one tweet said that he would commit suicide that night. Some …

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