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Inside the black market where people pay thousands of dollars for Instagram verification

"I mean if <i>Mashable</i> wants to pay for it, I can get you a blue check over night," reads a recent Twitter direct message.<p>This is a guy who knows a guy, …

Natural cannabinoids from omega-3 fatty acids combat inflammation

Scientists have discovered a new group of molecules produced in the body that have anti-inflammatory properties similar to those of marijuana. These …

Apple launches machine learning research site

Apple just launched a blog focused on machine learning research papers and sharing the company’s findings. The Apple Machine Learning Journal is a bit empty right now as the company only shared one post about turning synthetic images into realistic ones in order to train neural networks.<p>This move …

Now you can have marijuana in your coffee without brewing a whole pot

Want your morning coffee to come with a little extra buzz? Brewbudz just might do the trick. A company called Cannabiniers on Wednesday launched the Brewbudz, which is "the world's first cannabis infused coffee, tea and cocoa pods."<p>The pods are compatible with all Keurig and Keurig 2.0 brewers, …

15 pictures of living rooms to inspire you

Whether you have a huge airy mansion or a small apartment, the living room is a key space that needs due consideration, thoughtful concept & tasteful …

How to Assemble and Cook Kebabs

Making kebabs is easy with these simple steps.<p>Kebabs<p>You can skewer up meat, veggies or tofu to make great kebabs.<p>Skewers<p>Most skewers are made out of …

Bezahlsystem Bitcoin - Wie die digitale Währung funktioniert

Virtuell bezahlen, ohne dabei über ein Konto verfügen zu müssen und ohne dass dabei ein Geldinstitut beteiligt ist: Für Fans der virtuellen Währung …

Finanzen

Uber cofounder laments company's culture problems, fails to mention Travis Kalanick

It seems that one of Uber cofounders would like to apologize for the culture problems at Uber, except he forgot the word "apologize." He also forgot …

Sexual Harassment

Apple's 'Stopping Leakers - Keeping Confidential' Employee Seminar Leaks Online

New information about the lengths that Apple will go to in order to prevent and track down leaks has been shared online today by <i>The Outline</i>, which obtained a leaked recording of an internal briefing used by Apple to educate employees on the culture of leaks. Called "Stopping Leakers - Keeping …

iPhone 8’s AR features are so exciting, Tim Cook can barely contain himself

As CEO of one of the most important companies in tech, it’s Tim Cook’s job to be excited about all the products Apple makes, products that he has to …

Apple's biggest launch of the year may have been last week

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It's all about the iPhone 8, right?<p>Oh, some new MacBooks would be nice, and a new iPad or two would lift the spirits.<p>But when the new iPhone comes out, that's when you'll be clear about Apple's (latest) new …

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Didi Chuxing 'May Help Traffic Jams Go the Way of the Flip Phone'

Didi Chuxing president Jean Liu has been named one of TIME's 2017 most influential people, and Apple CEO Tim Cook wrote an excerpt about her for the magazine.<p>In it, Cook calls Liu a "disrupter" for building a transportation platform that offers "convenience and flexibility" to millions of …

12 ways to hack-proof your smartphone

Protect your privacy, your data and your peace of mind with this guide to beating thieves, whether they’re online or on the street<p>As we’ve recently seen from leaked CIA documents, no one is immune to hacking attacks. Here’s how to protect yourself against them, whether they come from opportunist …

Security

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I Worked for Steve Jobs, and This Was the Best Lesson He Taught Me

<i>What is your most memorable experience working with Steve Jobs? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling</i> …

Sell your old Apple device for cash today!

Trying to make some easy cash? If you’ve recently upgraded devices and have an old iPhone, iPad or MacBook laying around to sell, we have your answer. By using our online buyback program, you can receive the biggest bang for your buck with the easiest trade-in program on the internet.<p>It takes less …

Best aftermarket head units with Apple CarPlay for iPhone

Lots of new cars are being introduced with Apple CarPlay this year, which is great if you’re in the market for a new vehicle, but you can easily add CarPlay to your current vehicle with aftermarket head units. With this in mind, we’ve tested several aftermarket CarPlay models and have come up with …

Android Auto

From Seed to Series A: Insights from Seedplus on growing sustainable businesses only at Echelon Thailand

With operating partners sharing extensive prior experience through direct hands-on, day-to-day work, Seedplus' approach is one hard to find in …

Review: Audeze's Lightning-connected iSine 10 planar magnetic headphones are the best in-ear set we've ever heard

Review<p>Almost everything about Audeze's iSine 10 headphones is audacious: the technology, the ambition, the appearance, and the sound itself. On paper …

How to save your data manually with iPhone, iPad, and Mac

First time checking out this series? You’ll get the most value by starting at the beginning and checking out the series overview.<p>Note for regular readers, the already tech savvy, and IT professionals: this series is designed as a resource you can share with those you are helping or for those …

Operating Systems

Here’s how to restore contacts on an iPhone from iCloud

Contacts are an important part of your iPhone, especially if you’re constantly making calls, sending emails, or texting friends and family. You may …

Exploit hidden macOS and app features with the Option key

This one often overlooked keyboard button unlocks options and speeds up your work all over macOS -- AppleInsider shares a few of our favorites.

mClinica raises $6.3m to transform global health data

Photo credit: mClinica.Singapore-based mClinica today announced it bagged US$6.3 million in series A funding to expand its operations globally.The …

South-east Asia

This App Can Tell If Your iPhone Has Ever Been Hacked

A new app can detect if something wrong (and dangerous) is going on with your iDevice.<p>It's not paranoia if they're really after you.<p>If you have an iPhone there was no way to figure out if you were really being paranoid or not, until now. Thanks to a new $1 app, you can finally figure out if someone …

In Pics: Bike-sharing quietly starts rolling in Singapore

This sharing economy startup is helping increase worker incomes by 400%

On-demand startups such as Uber and Airbnb have been criticized for increasing income inequality, but a fledgling company in Pakistan wants to ease …

Startups

Singapore govt to enforce ban on Airbnb rentals, but alternatives could be on the way

Eduardo Saverin, EDBI join insurtech startup CXA's US$25M Series B round

CXA helps employers unlock wellness in the workplace without spending more, by converting existing benefits dollars into disease management